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Urdu

Aug 31, 2020 17:25
The government school teacher, Sultana, originally from Nowshera area of Srinagar, is posted at Government Primary School Danger Pora, Tailbal Srinagar. read more
Aug 20, 2020 16:28
The venerable 89-year-old literary theorist on his early memories of growing up in Balochistan, arriving in Delhi after Partition, on the poetry of Ghalib and Mir, and on his lifelong association with Urdu read more
Aug 18, 2020 06:45
Gulzar believes that writing is a full-time job and draws much of his inspiration from the Space. Having spent over 5 decades writing in various forms in the Hindi film industry, publishing books and directing movies, it is the power of his pen that continues to keep everyone mesmerised. read more
Aug 16, 2020 07:07
The Urdu doyen was the voice of the common man and he spoke fiercely for everything he believed in. read more
Aug 14, 2020 00:51
Mr Hussain is fond of Mirza Ghalib, Faiz Ahmad Faiz (in fact, he is holding a copy of Faiz’s verses right now), Gulzar and many others including Rahat Indori, who died a few days back read more
Aug 06, 2020 15:29
A book that is as much a scholarly read on the 19th century, as it is an oblique critique of the present read more
Jul 28, 2020 16:02
Gujarati, Punjabi, Urdu and Hindi are among major languages the UK government translates official communication, but translation services have not been able to keep up with frequent virus-related updates. Some key advice is only available in English. read more
Jul 04, 2020 23:06
Urdu fiction writer Joginder Paul (1025-2016) gave a sensitive pen to Partition with memorable fiction such as Dera Baba Nanak and Sleepwalkers. His wife Krishna looks back at the man as she turns 90 read more
Jun 03, 2020 01:15
Thanks to organisations promoting art and culture, online poetry sessions have become a part of life in J&K read more
May 20, 2020 12:29
In his latest poem, Gulzar pens a hauntingly beautiful and riveting tribute to the migrant workers and the crisis that they’re going through during lockdown in India amid the coronavirus outbreak. read more
May 01, 2020 17:05
The actor-director says that he is fortunate to be with his sister in USA during these trying times. read more
Mar 14, 2020 22:09
Not surprisingly, the coronavirus anxiety has now been weaved into a Punjabi boli (two-line lyric) to which bhangra is performed with joie de vivre. read more
Feb 27, 2020 16:53
A group of young artistes speak about their experience of making a short film on the Muslim queer population read more
Jan 23, 2020 15:37
A madarsa, Gulshan-e-Baghdad, situated in Rasulpur development block of Wazirganj is not only giving Sanskrit lessons to Muslim students but a large number of Hindu students are also studying here to learn Urdu. read more