Iranian Music

How Ibrahim Kamara found his place in fashion

Beyond the covers Mr. Kamara’s work tends to flirt at the intersection of raw realism, pop culture tropes, and the alternate realities he creates. Of his first covers for Dazed, one spotlighted fit Nigerian activists holding their national flag; another showed a young black man in a Gucci tracksuit and …

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“This Pale” by Shujaat Khan, an ode to Rumi’s poems

“This Pale” by Shujaat Khan, an ode to Rumi’s poems Bombay: Classical legend, composer and sitarist Shujaat Husain Khan and acclaimed Iranian-American singer Katayoun Goudarzi give new urgency to Rumi’s age-old love poems on their latest album ‘This Pale’ which will be released on October 1. Grammy-nominated sitar player Shujaat …

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How to make lockdown dinners more interesting

There is something comforting about sitting down for a nice dinner. For those of us in confinement, this is one of the little joys that we can still easily enjoy. To bring some novelty to dinner time lately, Jannine Graham and her partner Julia have come up with a game. …

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In pursuit of heaven on earth – Journal

ABDUL Ghaffar, a Tehsildar (local official), was recently posted to Nushki, a town southwest of Quetta. The N-40 highway, known locally as the Quetta-Taftan highway, connects Lakpass, Quetta, to Taftan, a town on the border with Iran. This route is used by Pakistanis, mostly from the Punjab, to get to …

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