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FIR against Urdu editor: Bombay HC allows govt to transfer probe to CID

Mar 18, 2015

FIR against Urdu editor: Bombay HC allows govt to transfer probe to CID

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday allowed the plea of Maharashtra government to hand over the probe to CID into the FIRs registered against the Editor of Urdu daily Shirin Dalvi who is at the centre of a row over publishing the cover of French magazine Charlie Hebdo that featured a cartoon of Prophet Muhammad. #NewsTracker #Bombay High Court #Charlie Hebdo #Urdu #Shirin Dalvi
Don't learn foreign language at the cost of your mother tongue: Javed Akhtar

Mar 14, 2015

Don't learn foreign language at the cost of your mother tongue: Javed Akhtar

For noted scriptwriter, lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar, language has no religion and says those who cry foul over "purity of language" should know that it is non-existent. #Religion #language #Javed Akhtar #Hindi #Urdu
The hounding of Shirin Dalvi: 'These people are doing all this to damage my career'

Feb 06, 2015

The hounding of Shirin Dalvi: 'These people are doing all this to damage my career'

The former editor of Urdu daily Avadhnama has also said that the allegations levelled against her are motivated by personal jealousy. #TheySaidIt #Muslim #Charlie Hebdo #Urdu #Prophet Muhammad #Arrest #daily #Mumbra #Avadhnama #Shirin Dalvi
Shireen Dalvi published Charlie Hebo cartoon to shut down Avadhnama, claim groups

Feb 05, 2015

Shireen Dalvi published Charlie Hebo cartoon to shut down Avadhnama, claim groups

Two different groups alleged that Shireen Dalvi had reproduced the controversial Charlie Hebdo cartoon with an intention to shut down the Mumbai edition of Avadhanama and to disturb communal harmony. #India #Mumbai #TheySaidIt #Mumbai Police #Shireen Dalvi #Avadhnama #Urdu Editor #Mumbai Avadhnama Patrakar Sangharsh Samiti #Forum against Blasphemy
RIP democracy: After editor, now Mumbai vendor arrested for selling paper with Hebdo cartoon

Feb 05, 2015

RIP democracy: After editor, now Mumbai vendor arrested for selling paper with Hebdo cartoon

The police booked the vendor because the complaint said that the vendor understood Urdu, so he should not have sold the paper. #WhyNow #Twitter #Mumbai #Democracy #Bombay #Charlie Hebdo #All India Bakchod #AIB #Newspaper vendor #Urdu newspaper

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The irresistible appeal of Urdu Watching the news in Pakistan

Mar 04, 2012

The irresistible appeal of Urdu Watching the news in Pakistan

The urban Indian speaks mostly in English with bits and pieces of his mother tongue thrown in. But across the border, in Pakistan, the urban Pakistani's fluency in Urdu gives Pakistani television a different flavour. #OnOurMind #CultureDecoder #Pakistan #Urdu