DNA: Today in History | February 18th, 2016

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Feb 18, 2016, 23:38 PM IST
Lata Mangeshkar wishes Khayyam on birthday!

Lata Mangeshkar wishes Khayyam on birthday!

Lata Mangeshkar extended best wishes to legendary music composer Khayyam.

Feb 18, 2016, 14:42 PM IST
Hema Malini, Khayyam pay tribute to Ravindra Jain

Hema Malini, Khayyam pay tribute to Ravindra Jain

Numerous Bollywood celebrities including Hema Malini and veteran composer Khayyam were present at late music director Ravindra Jain's memorial here on Saturday to offer their condolences to his family.

Oct 11, 2015, 01:16 AM IST
Words not enough to praise Sonu Nigam: Khayyam

Words not enough to praise Sonu Nigam: Khayyam

 Legendary music composer Khayyam is full of praise for singer Sonu Nigam.

Sep 01, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

Khayyam impressed with young composers, says they can do wonders

The music maestro behind music of films like ‘Kabhi Kabhie’ and ‘Umrao Jaan’, Khayyam says although the standard of music has deteriorated in Bollywood, “talented young” musicians and writers have the capability to do “wonders”.

May 02, 2013, 18:01 PM IST

When Khayyam got scared of `Pakeezah`!

Legendary music composer Khayyam, who turned 86 recently, recalled how he was scared while composing music for one of his biggest hits ‘Umrao Jaan’ after the super success of film ‘Pakeezah’.

Feb 19, 2013, 18:15 PM IST

President confers Padma awards

President Pratibha Patil gave away the Padma awards at a function attended by Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

Mar 25, 2011, 00:25 AM IST

Khayyam wanted to be an actor

Khayyam learnt music because actors in those days were required to sing.

Feb 07, 2011, 18:07 PM IST

Waheeda, Shashi, Khayyam gets Padma Bhushan

Veteran composer Khayyam, the man behind the soulful music in "Kabhi kabhie nere dil mein" and "Dil cheez kya hai", has been honoured with the Padma Bhushan, the nation`s third highest civilian award, on the eve of the Republic Day.

Jan 25, 2011, 21:31 PM IST

Malwa Sangeet Samman for Khayyam

Khayyam will be honoured with this year`s Malwa Sangeet Samman.

Jan 04, 2011, 14:50 PM IST