A Pioneer of Urdu Fiction
Born on 20 January 1927 in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, (though her family were from Nehtaur, UP), Qurrat-ul-Ain Hyder is one of the most celebrated Urdu fiction writers. She was ...
The Sixteen Gracious Adornments of Lakhnavi Beauties
Isha Priya Singh
“Thehro! Laga Aau'n Naino'n Mein Kajra,
Choti Mein Goonth Aau'n Phoolon Ka Gajra,
Main To Kar Aau'n Solah Shringar Re,
One of the biggest menace of the 21st century
Motilal Nehru, a very prominent law practitioner in Allahabad, was beyond his courtroom composure when the news of the birth of a son reached him on 14th ...
Torch Bearer of Lucknowi Taste
Shaheer A. Mirza
Lucknow has always been a centre stage of Mughlai cuisine ever since the Nawabs or the deputies appointed by the ruling Mughals stepped here. They brought with ...