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Thursday, Sep 24, 2020
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Urdu

Sep 11, 2019 00:51
The department has been allotted two rooms, one each for Urdu and Persian faculty, which are used as office, library and classrooms, all-in-one. read more
Sep 09, 2019 00:23
Mumbai-based Film Heritage Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, found these items recently amid a dump of newspapers and magazines at the scrap shop in Juhu, and now it plans to preserve and exhibit the archives. read more
Aug 27, 2019 17:38
Born on August 28, 1896, Firaq came to Lucknow a number of times to attend mushairas and deliver lectures on Urdu and English literature, said professor Sharib Rudaulvi, who met him several times in Allahabad and Lucknow. read more
Aug 24, 2019 12:22
The collection, by two of the most prominent Urdu writers of modern India, features some of the best known stories on themes such as communal violence, the Partition, sex, relationships, and more. read more
Aug 13, 2019 01:01
The two most acclaimed poems on the Partition came from Urdu poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz, ‘Subah-e Azadi (The Dawn of Freedom) and Punjabi poet Amrita Pritam’s ‘Ajj Akhan Waris Shah Nu’ (Ode to Waris Shah) are well known. read more
Jun 28, 2019 18:02
Kaifi Azmi: Poems\/Nazms is a rich mix of academic, formal, tonal, poetic and representational translations into English of the eminent Urdu poet’s work read more
Jun 28, 2019 17:19
Influenced by ancient and medieval texts, Hindi and Urdu writers drew on the magic of the rains to express themselves read more
Jun 21, 2019 20:55
The emerald isle, ghazals and Urdu poetry and a corporate battle all feature in this week’s list of good reads read more
Jun 21, 2019 18:31
In Mirza Waheed’s new novel a physician grapples with dark memories and the guilt that overwhelms him read more
Jun 17, 2019 23:59
A video of three cricketers puffing away at Three Sixty has gone viral on Pakistani social media and this predominantly Pakistani neighbourhood is not happy about it. read more
Jun 14, 2019 21:58
Every time it rains, I’m filled with questions. Here are some answers… read more
Jun 11, 2019 18:46
The court of special NIA judge K M Dave said the fine amount submitted by the convict, businessman Birju Salla, will be distributed among the crew members and passengers on board the affected plane. read more
Jun 10, 2019 07:54
The caravan of languages will continue to move forward; we don’t need politicians to guide us . read more
May 31, 2019 03:18
The Iftar is organised each year by the Urdu department which comes under the ministry of art,culture and tourism. The ministry comes under deputy chief Manish Sisodia. read more
May 24, 2019 22:02
A story of romance, heartbreak and aspirations, Abdulllah Khan’s debut novel is also an ode to the city read more