31 January in History


“Tumne Mirza Ghalib kii ruuh ko zindaa kar diyaa (You have made Mirza Ghalib’s soul come alive)”

— Jawaharlal Nehru to Suraiya

Of all the accolades Suraiya Jamaal Sheikh received in her career as a singer and actor, this one from the Prime Minister in the 1950s must have felt extra special.

Suraiya, as she was popularly known, had no… Read More →

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