Norah Jones

  • Dhoni wins 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports 05-04-2014 10:42 AM

    London: On a roll in the ongoing World Twenty20 where his team have entered the final, Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has another reason to smile as he has won the 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports in London. Dhoni, currently in Bangladesh leading India in the...
  • Not surprised with dad's Grammy nomination again: Anoushka 10-12-2013 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: Anoushka Shankar, daughter of legendary sitarist Pandit Ravi Shankar, says she is not at all surprised that her father's album 'The Living Room Sessions Part 2' has received a posthumous nomination at 56th Grammy Awards. The 32-year-old sitarist, who was very closed to her father, said that all...
  • Have not cast any Hollywood actor in 'Baahubali': SS Rajamouli 15-07-2013 05:08 PM

    New Delhi: Southern filmmaker SS Rajamouli has denied rumours that he has cast Hollywood actor Nathan Jones in his next ambitious project 'Baahubali'. There were reports that the Australian actor, who is best known for starring in films like 'Troy' and 'Conan The Barbarian', was part of the period drama....
  • Anoushka Shankar, Norah Jones pay tribute to their father Ravi Shankar 12-03-2013 05:55 PM

    Norah Jones, Anoushka Shankar paid tribute to the Pt. Ravi Shankar at his memorial service in Delhi. ...
  • US: Hundreds pay tribute to Pandit Ravi Shankar 21-12-2012 10:50 AM

    Encinitas, California: Ravi Shankar's daughters, Norah Jones and Anoushka Shankar, along with the wife of late Beatle George Harrison said their final goodbyes to the sitar virtuoso on Thursday at a public memorial service in Encinitas, California. The legendary musician and composer, who helped introduce the sitar to the Western...
  • Oscars: Adele, The Black Keys lead the song race 13-12-2012 12:50 PM

    London: Singer Adele's 2012 Bond movie theme and songs by the Black Keys, Fiona Apple, Mumford & Sons and Norah Jones have been shortlisted for a Best Song Oscar nomination. The top acts join the likes of Arcade Fire, Liz Phair, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O, Rick Ross and...
  • Grammy lifetime achievement honour for Pandit Ravi Shankar 13-12-2012 09:57 AM

    Washington: Legendary sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar would receive the lifetime achievement Grammy award, organisers of the top music award announced on Thursday. Shankar would receive the award posthumous on February 10 at the 55th Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, said the Recording Academy, which gives the prestigious Grammy...
  • Pt Ravi Shankar's music was as vivacious as his personal life 12-12-2012 12:29 PM

    New Delhi: With the death of Pandit Ravi Shankar, passes an era of Hindustani classical music - an era which saw the Indian musical artform going global in the true sense of the word. Ravi Shankar, born as Robindro Shounkor Chowdhury to a Bengali Brahmin family in Varanasi in 1920,...
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar: How the West was won 12-12-2012 11:16 AM

    New Delhi: Sitar maestro and composer Pandit Ravi Shankar, one of India's most loved and best known musicians, died in the US Tuesday. He was 92. He had been admitted to the Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, San Diego last Thursday after he complained of breathing difficulties. He breathed...
  • Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar dies at 92 12-12-2012 09:32 AM

    New Delhi: Legendary sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar died on Wednesday morning IST in San Diego in the United States at the age of 92 years. Pandit Ravi Shankar was in the US with his family for a surgery. Pandit Ravi Shankar's wife Sukanya and daughter Anoushka have issued a...
  • In Pics: Check out the artistes who can lull you to sleep 08-04-2008 07:23 PM

    Perth: Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly is in favour of drafting left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha in the India side for the Perth Test in place of a struggling R Ashwin. Ojha, who has taken 62 wickets in 14 Tests, has never played overseas. I think the left-arm spinner could come...
  • Anoushka brings dad, sister together in new album 14-12-2007 03:42 AM

    London: Australian spin great Shane Warne has reportedly slept with a London-based porn star and bombarded her with a series of raunchy text messages even while his romance with Hollywood beauty Elizabeth Hurley was blossoming, a report has claimed. The British tabloid newspaper Sunday Mirror reported that Warne had bedded...
  • Anoushka explores her wild side 21-02-2007 01:47 AM

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