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Khalid Siddiqui, Rukhsar Rehman turn Urdu teachers on 'Mariam Khan-Reporting Live'
Khalid Siddiqui, Rukhsar Rehman turn Urdu teachers on 'Mariam Khan-Reporting Live'Actors Khalid Siddiqui and Rukhsar Rehman gave Urdu lessons to their co-stars Priyanka Kandwal and Sheena Bajaj for their show "Mariam Khan - Reporting Live". The actors were shooting in Bhopal for the show. "We had a lot of time to kill in Bhopal due to ...read more
Source: Times of India
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 03:15:00 GMT
Great Urdu writer Mazhar Kaleem passes away
Great Urdu writer Mazhar Kaleem passes awayDUBAI: Millions of Urdu fans around the world are in complete shock at the news of the sudden demise of writer Mazhar Kaleem M.A. in Multan, Pakistan on Saturday. Kaleem, 72 who is survived by a son and 4 daughters, will fondly be remembered by millions ...read more
Source: The Gulf Today
Published on Sat, 26 May 2018 03:59:00 GMT
Famed Urdu novelist Mazhar Kaleem passes away
Famed Urdu novelist Mazhar Kaleem passes awayMULTAN: Pakistan's famed Urdu novelist Mazhar Kaleem, chiefly known for his spy novels 'Imran Series', passed away today (Saturday) after a prolonged illness. Kaleem has successfully written over 500 books under the ‘Imran Series’, both belonging to ...read more
Source: The News International
Published on Sat, 26 May 2018 00:10:00 GMT
Urdu fiction and Sultan Hyder Josh’s serio-comic writings
Urdu fiction and Sultan Hyder Josh’s serio-comic writingsHISTORY sometimes plays strange tricks on writers. It makes them shine and shimmer like stars, creating a halo around them. But when the spotlight moves on to some new entrants, often the old stars are on the wane. And if not in their lifetime, many ...read more
Source: Dawn
Published on Mon, 21 May 2018 19:23:00 GMT
'Urdu's space in Kalina not Byculla'
'Urdu's space in Kalina not Byculla'In 2014, the Congress-led government had sanctioned Rs 10 crore for the construction of an Urdu Bhavan at Mumbai University's Kalina campus to promote the language The state govt’s proposal to set up a centre for the language outside of the university ...read more
Source: Mid Day
Published on Sat, 12 May 2018 20:45:00 GMT
Urdu teacher murder case solved, one held
Urdu teacher murder case solved, one heldWith the arrest of one person, the murder mystery of a 51-year-old, an Urdu teacher from Mauli Jagran, whose body was fished out of Ghaggar River on May 15, near Kakrali village, has been cracked. The accused has been identified as Raj Kumar (41), who ...read more
Source: The Tribune
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 13:36:00 GMT
Key to objective paper of Urdu Officers released
Key to objective paper of Urdu Officers releasedHyderabad : Telangana State Urdu Academy Director Prof. S.A. Shukoor on Tuesday informed that the Objective Question Paper Booklets (Codes A, B, C & D) of Urdu Officer Grade-I and Urdu Officer Grade-II with Preliminary Keys are uploaded and available in ...read more
Source: The Hans India
Published on Tue, 22 May 2018 08:11:00 GMT
Trolling PM Modi for extending Ramzan greetings in Urdu smacks of bigotry
Trolling PM Modi for extending Ramzan greetings in Urdu smacks of bigotryNEW DELHI: Last week Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people on the start of the holy month of Ramzan. The Prime Minister first tweeted his greetings in Urdu and later in English. He also posted a sound clip of his last 'Mann ki Baat' programme in ...read more
Source: Times of India
Published on Mon, 21 May 2018 01:46:00 GMT
Famed Urdu novelist Mazhar Kaleem dies aged 75
Famed Urdu novelist Mazhar Kaleem dies aged 75MULTAN: Renowned Urdu novelist Mazhar Kaleem, who shot to fame with his spy novels under the ‘Imran Series,’ passed away here today after a protracted illness. Kaleem penned over five hundred books under the Imran Series, including both mystery long ...read more
Source: ARY News Live
Published on Sat, 26 May 2018 00:43:00 GMT
Five centres for Urdu Officers exam
Five centres for Urdu Officers examHyderabad: A total of five examination centres are allotted to the recruitment test of Urdu Officers Grade-I and Grade-II which will be held on May 20. There are a total of five examination Centres (1) Nizam College, Basheerbagh, Hyderabad, (2) Gokaraju ...read more
Source: The Hans India
Published on Mon, 14 May 2018 10:37:00 GMT