Over 44 national and international players, including four women players from Europe, Afghanistan and Pakistan, are participating
The artist was known for her voice and singing in Urdu, Punjabi, Seraiki, Hindko, Persian and Turkish along with Pashto.
No music company was available to sponsor their projects during Eid and now social media is their last hope.
"It's (fame) definitely harder; the more money, the more problems, the more people that think they know you," she said.
The book tells the life stories of artists like Ustad Suhbat Khan, Ustad Bailtoon, Kishwar Sultana, Zarsanga and others
Akmal Lewaney says he has been unable to walk for the last more than a year due to severe arthritis
It will discuss violence against the gender, particularly girls, child marriages and honour killings.
They say the decision goes against public interest
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is a fertile land for music lovers and artists, said the senior artist
A literary reference was held to recognise the lives and services of late Pashto and Urdu literary figures
Political parties are sponsoring artists to produce songs that attract young voters
The progressive poet's style has impacted many young budding poets
They say that Pashto folklore needs to be preserved and taught to young people
The need for young Pashto writers to talk about sensitive social issues of today was highlighted at the event
Critics say cinema should boost a soft image of militancy-plagued KP
The rehabilitation of Nishtar Hall is part of KP's new cultural policy that has been under discussion since February
Prof Syed Ziaul Qamar was a known TV Pashto drama artist and a former teacher of Edwardes College, Peshawar
The Edwardes College professor was known for playing character actor role attired in western dresses in Pashto dramas
However, cine-goers complain of unclean, broken seats and power outages during the film shows
Literary circles have termed her death an irreparable loss for Pashto