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BSP Corporator Booked After Taking Oath in Urdu, But No Action Against BJP Leaders Who Allegedly Beat Him
BSP Corporator Booked After Taking Oath in Urdu, But No Action Against BJP Leaders Who Allegedly Beat HimNew Delhi: The lone Bahujan Samaj Party corporator in the Aligarh Municipal Corporation, Musharraf Hussain, has been booked for trying to ‚Äėhurt religious sentiments‚Äô after he decided to take his oath of office in Urdu. The case was registered under ...read more
Source: thewire.in
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:26:00 GMT
Urdu has no religion
Urdu has no religionYet again Urdu is being linked to one community. This flawed perception needs to be addressed for Urdu has no religion and it belongs to all those who understand and love it. “These thousands of excited men and women, mostly youth, tell you the reality ...read more
Source: Rising Kashmir
Published on Fri, 15 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMT
BSP corporator takes oath in Urdu, is charged with ‚Äėintent to hurt religious sentiments‚Äô
BSP corporator takes oath in Urdu, is charged with ‚Äėintent to hurt religious sentiments‚ÄôThe Uttar Prdaesh police on Thursday booked a newly-elected municipal corporator in Aligarh Musharraf Husain for ‚Äúmalicious intent of outraging religious sentiment‚ÄĚ after he took oath in Urdu on Monday. Husain was beaten and assaulted allegedly by BJP ...read more
Source: The Hindu
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:32:00 GMT
Urdu Conference will kick off in Karachi on December 21
Urdu Conference will kick off in Karachi on December 21Indian scholars, including Prof Shamim Hanafi who will deliver the keynote address, will participate in the moot The 10th International Urdu Conference organised by the Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi will be held from Dec 21 to Dec 25, announced ...read more
Source: Dawn
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 21:29:00 GMT
10th International Urdu Conference to be held at Arts Council
10th International Urdu Conference to be held at Arts CouncilKARACHI: President of Arts Council of Pakistan Ahmed Shah said that literature, art and culture are the first line of defense against any kind of extremism. He informed that the arts council will organize the 10th International Urdu Conference from the ...read more
Source: Daily Times
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:07:00 GMT
Uttar Pradesh: BSP corporator booked after he insisted on oath in Urdu
Uttar Pradesh: BSP corporator booked after he insisted on oath in UrduALIGARH: The lone BSP corporator of the Aligarh Municipal Corporation, Musharraf Hussain, has been booked for trying to outrage religious feelings, after he insisted on taking the oath in Urdu. The case under Section 295A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) was ...read more
Source: Times of India
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 04:42:00 GMT
UP Corporator Who Took Oath In Urdu Charged With "Intent To Hurt Religious Sentiment"
UP Corporator Who Took Oath In Urdu Charged With Aligarh: A newly-elected municipal councilor in Uttar Pradesh has been charged in a police complaint after he took the oath of office on Monday in Urdu. Musharraf Husain has been accused of "malicious intent of outraging religious sentiment" by a BJP ...read more
Source: NDTV
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 03:05:00 GMT
Shabana Azmi says while growing up, Urdu language was like music filling her ears
Shabana Azmi says while growing up, Urdu language was like music filling her earsActor Shabana Azmi says, ‚ÄúCulture cannot be kept under lock and key.‚ÄĚ Best remembered for her performances in classics such as Ankur (1974) and Arth (1982), Azmi was in Delhi to speak at Jashn-e-Rekhta ‚ÄĒ the annual three-day festival celebrating Urdu ...read more
Source: Hindustan Times
Published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 03:08:00 GMT
Five-day International Urdu Conference opens on 21st
Five-day International Urdu Conference opens on 21stKARACHI: The 10th International Urdu Conference organised by the Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi will be held from Dec 21 to Dec 25, announced president of the council Ahmed Shah at a press conference on Thursday. Mr Shah said the conference was in its ...read more
Source: Dawn
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:10:00 GMT
BSP Corporator Charged With 'Intent To Hurt Religious Sentiments' For Insisting To Take Oath In Urdu
BSP Corporator Charged With 'Intent To Hurt Religious Sentiments' For Insisting To Take Oath In UrduIPC Section 295A pertains to deliberate and malicious acts intended to outrage religious feelings of any class by insulting its religion or religious beliefs. The Uttar Pradesh police booked the lone BSP corporator of the Aligarh Municipal Corporation ...read more
Source: Outlook India
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 21:15:00 GMT