Taliban rule haunts Pakistan singers

Many have left Peshawar over the past eight years but some are determined to keep the music alive in northwestern city.

    Relative calm is returning to Pakistan's northwest after the government regained control from Taliban more than two and half years ago. But the legacy of Taliban rule is still being felt, especially by professional musicians.

    Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder reports from Peshawar.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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