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Tabla player on a mission to revive Afghani musicSamir was also the first non-Afghan musician ...

Deccan Herald 27 Jan 2023
Tabla virtuoso Samir Chatterjee firmly believes that music can transform lives. He witnessed it first-hand while reviving the music tradition in Afghanistan, ravaged by 40 years of war ... Australian ethnomusicologist and the founder of Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) in Kabul.
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Banned at home, Afghan music is thriving in the diaspora

Economist 23 Jan 2023
Mr Fanoos decided to leave one week after the Taliban overran Kabul. \nThe militants have since banned most music, along with other types of entertainment. As a result, the fledgling music scene which developed after America ousted the Taliban in 2001 has dissipated ... \nTheir repertoire includes songs that were crowd-pleasers back in Kabul.
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BKT music school gets new director

The News International 08 Jan 2023
He added that he would try his best to promote the cause of folk music ... “A few Afghan refugees experts on folk music who have already served in music school in Kabul would be employed in the school so that the learners could know about the basics of classical and modern rhythm, and traditional themes of Pashto folk music,” the artiste added.
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Tunisha Sharma's Death: 5 SHOCKING revelations actress' friend Rayya Labib made about Sheezan Khan

Pinkvilla 27 Dec 2022
Dastaan-E-Kabul, and her ex-boyfriend Sheezan Khan is arrested in an abetment to suicide case ... Tunisha Sharma's Death ... Dastaan-E-Kabul, the actress was a part of the industry for a long time and featured in several shows, films, and music videos ... Dastaan-E-Kabul, the actress fell in love with her co-star actor Sheezan Khan ... Dastaan-E-Kabul ... .
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Tunisha Sharma suicide: Actress’ mother files complaint against Alibaba Dastaan-E-Kabul actor Sheezan Khan

Pinkvilla 24 Dec 2022
Tunisha Sharma's mother has filed a complaint against Alibaba Dastaan-E-Kabul co-actor Sheezan Khan for alleged abetment ... Actress’ mother files complaint against Alibaba Dastaan-E-Kabul actor Sheezan Khan ... Actress Tunisha Sharma, who played the female lead in Ali Baba Dastaan-E-Kabul died by suicide on December 24 ... Dastaan-E-Kabul.
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LONGY SCHOOL OF MUSIC STUDENT, COMPOSER, AND PIANIST ARSON FAHIM HOSTS CELEBRATION OF AFGHAN MUSIC ...

Eagle-Tribune 20 Dec 2022
20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Longy School of Music of Bard College student, pianist, and composer Arson Fahim has curated a concert in celebration of Afghanistan's rich musical legacy ... He arrived in the US just two weeks before the Taliban took control of Kabul in the summer of 2021 ... They're not allowed to play music ... SOURCE Longy School of Music.
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With Music Banned, Afghan Musician Now Sells Snacks To Feed His Family

Radio Free Europe 16 Dec 2022
... food on the streets while music shops stand silently in the Kabul district where they once thrived.
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B.C. man involved in Afghan pop star's death to plead guilty to harassment

North Shore News 22 Nov 2022
A man convicted in the May 2005 Vancouver death of an Afghan pop star will plead guilty to criminal harassment. Ahmad Seiar Froogh, 36, appeared before Vancouver provincial court Judge Reginald Harris on Nov. 22 ... 6 ... Pop singer's death ... B.C ... He left Kabul as a 12-year-old prodigy; he went on to study music in India before settling in Germany ... .
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The composer Arson Fahim: my musical fightback against the Taliban

The Times/The Sunday Times 23 Oct 2022
Two weeks earlier, the Afghan composer, 22, had left Kabul to take up a place at the Longy School of Music, in the US.
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Pakistan Supplies Arms to Ukraine and Myanmar

Greek City Times 07 Oct 2022
The concerns have grown following the attack on the Russian Embassy in Kabul. Russia has no nonsense approach on terror and Islamabad may face music.
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Opinion: US companies are committing to hiring refugees. More should follow suit

CNN 01 Sep 2022
Kabir had worked in procurement for the US embassy in Afghanistan and, in his spare time, was a popular musician, recording music in support of the Afghan military. But by August 15, Kabul fell, and the next day, Kabir gathered his wife and their two children to make a desperate dash for the US-controlled airport.
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Evening Times 01 Sep 2022
SSGT Taylor Hoover Memorial 5K Mark your calendars for the inaugural SSGT Taylor Hoover 5K, honoring one of the Fallen 13 Heroes of Kabul ... Food trucks, music, vendors and much more ... Music and Preaching by Miles Pike (milespikemusic.com) All are Welcome! ... 8, featuring live music, children’s area, arts & crafts, food vendors and more.
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SSGT Taylor Hoover Memorial 5K

Evening Times 30 Aug 2022
Mark your calendars for the inaugural SSGT Taylor Hoover 5K, honoring one of the Fallen 13 Heroes of Kabul ... Food trucks, music, vendors and much more ... Music and Preaching by Miles Pike (milespikemusic.com) All are Welcome! ... 8, featuring live music, children’s area, arts & crafts, food vendors and more.
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Suspect arrested in random shootings that killed 3 people, Detroit police say

The Los Angeles Times 29 Aug 2022
DETROIT — . A person waiting for the bus and another walking a dog were among four people shot, three fatally, by a man who appeared to fire randomly over about 2½ hours in Detroit, police said ... Sunday ... ... Advertisement ... pullout, Kabul is a city in despair. Music Three injured at Wiz Khalifa, Logic concert during disturbance at Indiana venue.
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In this photo taken from the roof of Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear power plant late Friday April 10, 2020, a forest fire is seen burning near the plant inside the exclusion zone.
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U.N. team is ‘on its way’ to visit Ukraine nuclear power plant amid renewed shelling

The Los Angeles Times 29 Aug 2022
KYIV, Ukraine —  ... His announcement came as Ukraine accused Russia of new rocket and artillery strikes at or near the plant, intensifying fears that the fighting could cause a massive radiation leak ... The U.N ... pullout, Kabul is a city in despair. Music Three injured at Wiz Khalifa, Logic concert during disturbance at Indiana venue ... Follow Us .

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