Jagjit Singh

Trying to bring back glory of ghazals: Papon

Trying to bring back glory of ghazals: Papon

Singer Papon, who is trying to bring back the glory of ghazals among young listeners, says if presented in a contemporary way, the youth is ready to enjoy the genre.

Jan 28, 2018, 11:42 AM IST
Abhay Deol acquires three critically-acclaimed indie films including 'Kaagaz Ki Kashti'

Abhay Deol acquires three critically-acclaimed indie films including 'Kaagaz Ki Kashti'

Actor-producer Abhay Deol has acquired three critically-acclaimed indie films, including "Kaagaz Ki Kashti", which is a documentary on the late ghazal singer Jagjit Singh.

Nov 22, 2016, 20:23 PM IST
Musical tribute to Jagjit Singh by 'Tum Bin 2' makers

Musical tribute to Jagjit Singh by 'Tum Bin 2' makers

After recreating popular ghazal "Koi fariyaad" for "Tum Bin 2", Anubhav Sinha and Bhushan Kumar have decided to team up together and pay a musical tribute to late Jagjit Singh on his fifth death anniversary on October 10 here.

Sep 26, 2016, 13:18 PM IST
Ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh's first ever music fest to be held today!

Ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh's first ever music fest to be held today!

The Jagjit Singh memorial award would be given to any artist who shows extreme creativity, achievement and contribution in various fields of arts.

Feb 08, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

When Pakistan intelligence department snooped on Jagjit Singh, Kishor Dwivedi

Ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh drew huge crowds in Pakistan during his maiden trip to the country in 1979 even as he remained under surveillance by a Pakistani intelligence official, who incidentally turned out to be a fan, according to a new book on the late singer.

Oct 18, 2015, 16:41 PM IST
Kailash Kher endorses cough syrup

Kailash Kher endorses cough syrup

Singer Kailash Kher has been roped in to front ads of a leading cough syrup brand

Jan 09, 2015, 18:01 PM IST
Chitra Singh wants Bharat Ratna for late Jagjit Singh

Chitra Singh wants Bharat Ratna for late Jagjit Singh

 Ghazal singer Chitra Singh, who is fighting a lone battle to get her husband and late ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh the Bharat Ratna, says he deserves the country's highest civilian honour.

Aug 30, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

1997 CP killing convict`s parole extended

Delhi High Court Thursday extended, by four days, the parole granted to Delhi Police officer Connaught Place, serving a life term for killing two businessmen after mistaking them to be gangsters.

Jul 04, 2014, 00:08 AM IST

PM releases stamp on Jagjit Singh

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday released a commemorative stamp in honour of veteran singer Jagjit Singh.

Feb 08, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

Bhupinder and Mitali Singh pay tribute to late singer Jagjit Singh

Ghazal singer duo Bhupinder and Mitali Singh performed at a tribute concert in the memory of late maestro Jagjit Singh on his 72nd birth anniversary in Mumbai on Friday night.

Feb 09, 2013, 16:20 PM IST

Bhupinder, Mitali to perform in memory of Jagjit Singh

Ghazal singer duo Bhupinder and Mitali Singh will perform a tribute concert in memory of late maestro Jagjit Singh on his 72nd birth anniversary Friday.

Feb 08, 2013, 08:41 AM IST

Jagjit Singh most Googled ghazal singer

Late ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh, whose 72nd birth anniversary is Friday, has topped a list of popular singers of the genre.

Feb 07, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Ghulam Ali to pay tribute to Jagjit Singh

Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali says he will pay a tribute to late ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh on the latter`s birth anniversary Feb 8 next year.

Dec 06, 2012, 15:32 PM IST

Music world pays tribute to Jagjit Singh

From Shankar Mahadevan, Lesle Lewis to Bhajan singer Anup Jalota, the pioneers of Indian music industry came together to pay a musical tribute to late singer Jagjit Singh on his first death anniversary Wednesday.

Oct 11, 2012, 13:24 PM IST

Jagjit`s ghazals run through my veins: Chitra Singh

Together they created magic with their voices and now a year after Jagjit Singh`s death, wife Chitra is paying him a musical tribute by bringing out an album of his unreleased songs this October.

Aug 17, 2012, 13:10 PM IST

Court asks man to pay alimony to wife, two kids

A tailor has been directed by a
Delhi court to pay three-fifth of his earnings - Rs 3,900 - as monthly maintenance to his estranged wife and two minor daughters.

Apr 05, 2012, 15:37 PM IST

Jagjit Singh’s name used for minting money

Singh’s wife Chitra is peeved with the way some people have been making money in the name of her deceased husband.

Feb 05, 2012, 21:18 PM IST

Jagjit Singh tribute concert to be held in Muscat

Muscat will play host to a tribute concert for ghazal singer Jagjit Singh, who passed away on October 2011.

Jan 03, 2012, 13:01 PM IST

Jagjit Singh most searched celebrity in mobile videos

Ghazal king Jagjit Singh, who passed away last month, has emerged as the most searched male celebrity in a latest Global Video Insights Report by Vuclip, an independent mobile video service.

Nov 21, 2011, 08:23 AM IST

Rich tribute to Jagjit Singh in UK press

A leading UK newspaper Wednesday paid homage to Indian Ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh.

Oct 13, 2011, 20:18 PM IST