is a Pakistani classical singer. He belongs to the legendary Patiala gharana. He is considered to be one of the Last Great Patiala Legends. He represents an era of "Pure" Music. He is one of the most sought after classical singers in [Pakistan]. Ustad Hamid Ali Khan was born in 1953. Being a distinguished representative of the Patiala Gharana, Ustad Hamid Ali Khan Saheb is one of the finest exponents of Ghazal and classical singing alike. He is considered to be the leading example of one of Hindustani music's most famous traditions of classical singing. He has released several records and besides performing with other famous Indian artists, he has also collaborated with many UK based international artists, some of the recent ones being Partha Sarathi Mukherjee (Tabla) and Fida Hussain (Harmonium). With his voice, Ustad Hamid Ali Khan possesses a gift which only few other contemporary singers in the Indian subcontinent possess
(born 16 April 1945) is a Pakistani writer, Politician, Supreme Court lawyer, a former Chairman Executive & Vice Chairman of Pakistan Bar Council, former vice Chairman of Punjab Bar Council and former President of the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan (2001–2003) and one of the founding partners of Cornelius, Lane and Mufti, a leading law firm in Pakistan. Like many leading Pakistanis, he is a Punjabized ethnic Pashtun (Pathan) He wrote several books that are recommended reading for Pakistani students of law. Khan is also the senior Vice President of the Pakistani political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. In earlier positions he served as the President of the Lahore High Court Bar Association (1992–93).
15.10.2012 [Jerusalem Post] - “Everyone is using the Malala incident,” said HamidKhan, a businessman and activist with Jamaat-e-Islami in the Malakand region of Pakistan, where Yousufzai lives. “In my opinion, every day incidents like this happen in Pakistan. This is not a new
02.11.2012 [The Express Tribune] - The election commissioner of PTI, HamidKhan said the delay would not affect the party elections in other parts of the country. “We are testing a new electronic voting system to remove all expected faults. The party elections will be held in Islamabad
02.11.2012 [Central Asia Online] - LAHORE – Mian Israr-ul-Haq of the Asma Jehangir-supported Independent Lawyers Forum (ILF) October 31 was elected president of the Pakistani Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA), beating Ahmad Awais of the HamidKhan-backed group (Professional
02.11.2012 [News Pakistan] - Awais Ahmed was being backed by various lawyer groups; with the most prominent being Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's HamidKhan and the Professional Group of Lawyers. It was certainly a dashing victory for the candidate as he won with a lead of 287 votes
31.10.2012 [The Nation] - Since PTI's counsel HamidKhan could not appear before the bench comprising Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry and Justice Jawwad S Khawaja, the court put off the hearing until November 7 on the request of Khan's assistant Rana Waqar.
05.11.2012 [TwoCircles.net] - I heard the imam Shabbir shouting 'run away!' But he was severely beaten and set on fire. He died in SMS hospital. HamidKhan, son of Sumer Khan, aged 65, Pilsu village: he also came at about 4 pm for ashr prayer in the mosque after his work in the bazaar.