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Apr 22, 2017
Feminism is not about shutting things down. It's about claiming your pleasure: Geeta PatelGeeta Patel, author of Risky Bodies & Techno-intimacy, talks to us about feminism, colonialism and how not to be a 'dunda-bearer' of any kind.
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: From anxiety to guarded optimism, here's how Urdu media reactedYogi Adityanath’s anointment as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh has been the biggest story in Indian media over the last two days.
Mar 03, 2017
SC notice to Centre, CBSE on plea to hold NEET in Urdu apart from other Indian languagesThe petition said the exclusion of Urdu as one of the languages in NEET was "discriminatory and arbitrary".
Feb 19, 2017
Lal Shahbaz Qalandar bombing: Will Pakistan's Urdu media come out of the denial narrative?The Urdu media in Pakistan, in contrast to the English-language press, seeks to spread an untenable narrative of denial and conspirac
Feb 06, 2017
UP Election 2017: Samajwadi Party promises to Muslim voters remain unfulfilledOver the years, the SP didn’t bother to fulfill the promises it had made to the Muslims. Why? Perhaps, because the party was confident that it would get the Muslim vote, even if didn’t keep its word.
Nov 12, 2016
Tom Alter: As a language, people like Urdu and it is still very much alive in their heartsIn an interview with Firstpost, Tom Alter spoke about directing his first film, his love for historicals and his fascination for the Urdu language.
Oct 23, 2016
Suspicious signals at Indo-Bangladesh border; Ham radio operators deployedSuspicious signals in coded Bengali and Urdu languages along the India-Bangladesh border in past few months have raised suspicion over extremists using this unconventional mode of communication, prompting authorities to deploy Ham radio operators on round-the-clock duty.
Oct 20, 2016
Triple talaq and Indian Urdu Press: Why is the space limited for dissenting views?Some of the Urdu newspapers do not give even a minor space for a different or divergent opinion when it comes to the Muslim Personal Laws.
Sep 11, 2016
A colonial era law was used against Urdu writer Rahman Abbas; 10 years later, he's finally freeHaving battled obscenity charges against his 2004 novel Nakhlistan Ki Talash for 0 yars, Rahman Abbas was finally acquitted by a Mumbai court in August 2016. He looks back over his long battle
Sep 10, 2016
A finer fiction: The story of Urdu writing in Pakistan is vastly different from India'sUrdu, language, has followed different trajectories in the countries of India and Pakistan. And this reflects in Urdu writing as well.