Pandit Ravi Shankar

  • West Bengal: Mamata renames streets in Kolkata 30-04-2013 09:59 PM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday renamed seventeen streets in the metropolis after legendary personalities from the world of industry, arts, music and others. The streets were given new names after RP Goenka, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Ram Manohar Lohia, Uttam Kumar, Ustad Hafiz Ali Khan Saheb, Debabrata...
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar's last session recordings to be released in May 12-04-2013 07:33 AM

    Washington: The last recordings of the world renowned sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar would be released in May this year. This would be the first posthumous release of the recordings of Pandit Ravi Shankar, who died in December last year. In a statement on Thursday, East Meets West Music said...
  • Best world music Grammy award for Pandit Ravi Shankar 11-02-2013 08:59 AM

    Apart from being honoured with the Lifetime Achievement award, Late Pandit Ravi Shankar was awarded his fourth Grammy award for The Living Room Sessions Part 1. ...
  • 19 people we will miss 05-01-2013 04:28 PM

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  • FTN: Are the classical arts in danger of being lost in India? 13-12-2012 11:59 PM

    Did Pandit Ravi Shankar show the way as to how the classical arts can be kept alive in the contemporary world? ...
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar - the rock star of classical music

    Delhi Musings |  Shormishtha Panja
    Pandit Ravi Shankar died yesterday - well, technically, he died on December 11 at 4.30pm PST (Pacific Standard Time or West Coast time,) in San...

  • News 360: CAG report on illegal mining tabled in Karnataka Assembly 12-12-2012 11:30 PM

    The music world loses a gem, sitar legend Pandit Ravi Shankar passes away, the prime minister leads the tributes, says an era has ended. ...
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar is an immortal personality: Birju Maharaj 12-12-2012 07:32 PM

    The renowned Kathak dancer said he has no words to describe his feelings. ...
  • Family remembers Pandit Ravi Shankar as a man full of life 12-12-2012 04:59 PM

    His daughter-in-law Tanushree Shankar says that the death of the sitar maestro is a loss to the entire artist family. ...
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar (1920-2012): Journey of the sitar maestro 12-12-2012 01:30 PM

    He stood just 5 feet 3 inches tall but Ravi Shankar was a towering musical figure and was famously known as Pandit Ravi Shankar. ...
  • Watch: Anoushka Shankar's blackmailer held 21-09-2009 01:36 AM

    The man hacked into Anoushka's email and demanded Rs 48 lakh from her. ...
  • Anoushka Shankar to perform in Mumbai on V-Day 13-02-2009 03:39 AM

    The Anoushka Shankar Project will be touring five cities. ...
  • Hotel turns back Ravi Shankar for carrying pet dog 14-12-2007 09:31 PM

    Colombo: Ramnaresh Sarwan never thought of quitting playing for the West Indies at the World Cup, even after selectors dropped the middle-order batsman. "No, no, no, not at all," said a perspiring Sarwan on Monday after an intense batting practice session at the R Premadasa Stadium in humid conditions. "I...
  • 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...
  • Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar recovering 07-11-2006 08:56 AM

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