Mehdi Hassan

  • Reshma is in a better place today, says Adnan Sami 07-11-2013 12:15 AM

    Mumbai: "I don't mourn her death as much as I mourn her last days of throat cancer," said Adnan Sami on Pakistani singing sensation Reshma, who died of throat cancer. Reshma died Sunday in Lahore. The signer, who regaled south Asians with her folk singing, could have lived if only...
  • With Mehdi Hassan, there were no false notes

    Hindustani awaaz |  Rakhshanda Jalil
    Ahmad Faraz, the Urdu poet, told me an interesting anecdote. Once, he was very late in catching his flight back home from Delhi. The airport...