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Oct 18, 2017
Diwali through the words of Nazeer Akbarabadi: Reminder that it's a festival of lights and colour, not a religious affairUrdu poet Nazeer Akbarabadi wrote over a dozen poems on Diwali, with more couplets distributed over a range of poems. In these, he had written about toys and sweets and lights and colour forming an important part of the festivities
Oct 15, 2017
What Will People Say movie review: This Norwegian-Urdu drama is painstakingly craftedWhat Will People Say is a coming-of-age tale that follows a young girl’s tumultuous life as she tries to survive in a world rife with cultural clashes.
Sep 23, 2017
Urdu gets a shot in the arm with Design Fabric's latest project, The Urdu ExhibitDesign Fabric's The Urdu Exhibit traces the origins of the Urdu language, and the painstaking efforts by various artists to keep its legacy alive
Sep 05, 2017
Judi Dench advocates a healthy love life, advises the 'older reader' to never give upJudi Dench is a strong advocate of pursuing an active and healthy sex life, advising fellow octogenarians not to neglect that aspect of their existence
Sep 02, 2017
Pakistan: Gunmen kill two in attack on politician in Karachi after Eid prayers; lawmaker escapes uninjuredPakistani police says two gunmen targeting an ethnic party lawmaker after Eid prayers instead gunned down two others, including a child, in Karachi
Aug 16, 2017
Urdu isn't a language just for Muslims, it is for the entire nation, says Hamid AnsariUrdu was not only the language of Muslims but of the entire country, former Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Tuesday
Aug 14, 2017
Google has added eight additional Indian languages to its voice searchGoogle's new language support will also enhance voice typing on Gboard, helping users to respond to emails on the go and send texts within messaging apps.
Aug 14, 2017
In pre-Partition India, Muslims too celebrated Janmashtami: A look back at reverence for Krishna in works of Urdu poetsThis Janmashtami, we hope that we Indians stop branding each other’s icons as Hindus or Muslims. We need to adopt good teachings from our ancestors while also developing modern thought in the process.
Aug 08, 2017
Supreme Court agrees to include Urdu as a language in NEET for 2018-19 sessionThe Supreme Court on Monday considered the submission of the Centre that it was willing to include Urdu as a language in the NEET, the common entrance test for admission into medical courses, from academic session 2018-19 onwards.
Aug 06, 2017
The hell-pit that is casteIn this 11th edition of Bards of Resistance, meet Urdu poet Jayant Parmar from Ahmedabad