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The High Court referred to Narendra Singh Negi’s folk songs while passing an order for a CBI probe against Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday. On Thursday, the Supreme Court stayed the CBI probe.
Published on Oct 29, 2020 03:59 PM IST
Hailing from Pedabondapalli village of Parvathipuram block in Andhra Pradesh, Vangapandu was inspired by Adibhatla Kailasam, and took to writing folk songs that inspired thousands of youths in the region.
Updated on Aug 04, 2020 08:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad |Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
Lohri 2020: The festival of Lohri has a lot to offer — great food, a taste of tradition, dance and dhol.
Updated on Jan 13, 2020 03:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Samarth Goyal
Lohri 2020: The festival is celebrated to mark the end of winter and is associated with the harvest of the Rabi crop. The festival is also known as Lohadi or Lal Loi.
Updated on Jan 13, 2020 03:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |HT Correspondent
Labourer’s daughter from Udhampur bags first prize for singing at national-level Kala Utsav competition
Khushi, a Class 10 student of Government High School, Kawa, sang the folk song, Himachali; she won the contest, organised under the government’s Samagra scheme, without any professional training
Updated on Jan 11, 2020 12:09 PM IST
Asian News International | , UdhampurAsian News International
Songs from different genres like rock, pop, folk songs and lullabies from all the corners of the world share a common universal pattern.
Updated on Jan 05, 2020 12:25 PM IST
Washington D.C. |Asian News International
For ages people in western UP villages sang ‘Ladli do do chike dalan’ (our girl now has two houses) to celebrate their daughters’ marriage. But today, with the new generations busy in their world of gadgets, technology and instant entertainment, such songs are on the verge of being lost forever.
Published on Jun 24, 2019 01:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | Rajeev Mullick, Lucknow
Along the 600-km trail from Marburg to Bremen, the Brothers Grimm classics come alive.
Published on Jun 22, 2019 05:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Sonia Nazareth
Anant and Veena picked up the famous folk song ‘Kothe Te Aa’, popularized by Jagjit and Chitra Singh, to create their version. Posted by Twitter user Anant on April 21, the video has gained more than 107,000 views and 6,500 likes.
Updated on Apr 27, 2019 02:20 PM IST
Updated on Nov 04, 2018 12:51 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Deepanjana Pal
This event will enliven the oral tradition of narrating stories through folk songs via both formats, traditional and contemporary.
Published on Aug 17, 2018 07:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Henna Rakheja, New Delhi