Zakir Hussain

  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award 14-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika...
  • AAP's Yogendra Yadav has two acres land, Rs 2000 cash in hand 20-03-2014 09:53 PM

    AAP's Yogendra Yadav who filed his nomination papers Thursday for the Gurgaon Lok Sabha seat, said in his affidavit that he owns nearly two acres of land in Haryana and had only Rs 2,000 cash in hand. Yadav was among seven candidates who filed their papers on Thursday, officials said....
  • Muslims, Dalits will not vote for Paswan: Former LJP leader 28-02-2014 01:32 PM

    Even as Lok Janshakti Party supremo Ram Vilas Paswan joined hands with the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance, a former leader who quit the party protesting against the decision accused him of furthering dynasty politics and not caring for Dalits and Muslims, who form his core vote bank. Zakir...
  • Lone LJP MLA in Bihar Assembly Zakir Hussain Khan quits party 26-02-2014 06:25 PM

    Patna: In a major political development, Lok Janshakti Party MLA, Zakir Hussain Khan has resigned from the party. Khan who is the Vice President of Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP is also the only legislator from the party in Bihar Assembly. Khan's resignation comes at a time when his party chief...
  • TV Reality shows help promote classical music: Zakir Hussain 16-01-2014 02:26 PM

    Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain says he supports reality shows on TV as they promote musical understanding and make classical music popular.Hussain also told the media after a show in Agra on Wednesday evening that he was conserving the "heritage of Amir Khusro" and promoting Sufi music. He said he was...
  • Five more suspected SIMI members arrested in Chhattisgarh 17-11-2013 11:59 PM

    Continuing its crackdown on Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), Chhattisgarh police, on Sunday, said five more members of the banned outfit have been arrested from the different locations of the capital in the past two days. These fresh arrests have been made to facilitate ongoing investigations, which have established...
  • Masand review: 'Saare Jahaan Se Mehnga' 08-03-2013 10:51 PM

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  • Pandit Ravi Shankar was Indian culture's global ambassador: Sitarist Purbayan 12-12-2012 03:36 PM

    Purbayan has performed all over the world and his music has been appreciated by jazz artists Chick Corea, Bela Fleck, and Pat Metheny. He has performed several times with Ustad Zakir Hussain. A disciple of the Maihar Gharana, the school that Pandit Ravi Shankar also came from, he interacted with...
  • Hearing in Salman Khurshid's Trust case on January 16 30-10-2012 10:37 PM

    Lucknow: The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Tuesday posted January 16 as the next date of hearing into alleged irregularities into matter of Dr Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust run by Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid. The date was fixed by a bench of Justice Uma Nath Singh and...
  • Khurshid cancels Haj pilgrimage amid speculation of cabinet reshuffle 21-10-2012 06:54 PM

    New Delhi: Law Minister Salman Khurshid, who is embroiled in a controversy over allegations of misappropriation of funds by his trust, has put off his Haj pilgrimage, according to sources close to him. His decision to put off the week-long visit for Haj also comes amid speculation of an impending...
  • Centre not taking action against Khurshid's NGO: Azam Khan 21-10-2012 05:43 PM

    Rampur: Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan on Sunday questioned why the Centre had not taken action against Law Minister Salman Khurshid's NGO, which is in controversy over allegedly forging names of beneficiaries of a scheme for the handicapped. "Why is the Union Government not coming...
  • Masand: 'Shabri' doesn't rise above the ordinary 26-08-2011 10:50 PM

    Cast: Eesha Koppikhar, Manish Wadhwan, Pradeep Rawat, Raj Arjun, Zakir Hussain Director: Lalit Marathe Another routine crime drama from the Ramgopal Varma assembly line, 'Shabri' starring Eesha Koppikar is billed as the story of Mumbai's first female don. Directed by Lalit Marathe, a protege of Varma, the film follows a...
  • Write your review: 'Shabri'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Shabri' doesn't rise above ordinary. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • Zakir Hussain speaks about Grammys and ghazals 28-01-2011 12:14 PM

    Ustad Zakir Hussain speaks to CNN-IBN about Grammy awards, ghazals and more. ...
  • Pics: Indian nominees for Grammys 31-01-2010 11:41 AM

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  • Zakir Hussain bags Grammy nomination 07-12-2009 09:37 PM

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  • Baby Moshe's unsaid savior recalls tryst with terror 25-11-2009 03:23 PM

    Moshe's parents were shot dead during the Mumbai terror attack. ...
  • Herbie Hancock, Zakir Hussain perform in Delhi 17-02-2009 07:22 PM

    Take a look at the two legends performing together. ...
  • Watch: Industry reacts on Rahman's and Hussain's win 10-02-2009 10:38 PM

    Both won awards at BAFTA and Grammy awards respectively. ...
  • India's Grammy dreams shattered 12-02-2007 11:14 AM

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  • Zakir Hussain nominated for Grammy 08-12-2006 08:45 AM

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  • Esha Deol slaps Zakir Hussain 01-12-2006 08:50 AM

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