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Allahabad University forgets its famous teacher

ALLAHABAD: Although couplets of Raghupati Sahay alias 'Firaq Gorakhpuri' are still popular among art lovers, none remembered this revolutionary poet on his death anniversary on Tuesday. Leave alone the city, even Allaha bad University failed to ... Times of India, 4 weeks ago

Gorakhpur remembers its great son

GORAKHPUR: Death anniversary of Urdu doyen Firaq Gorakhpuri was observed on Tuesday. Members of Chitransh Samiti, Ganganagar, garlanded the picture of Firaq Gorakhpuri in Basharatpur and also organized a seminar on the life and writings of the ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago

City bids tearful adieu to Shaida Chini

City-based famous Urdu poet of Chinese origin Yung Van Liu died on Friday evening in the city after long ailment. He was 84-year-old. Dr Liu was better known as Shaida Chini'. He achieved national fame during the Indo-China war, when he expressed ...
 New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago

The wrong key

It has been a long time since I have had the misfortune of reading a piece of Orientalist tripe as bad as Ian Jack's introductory essay to Granta's second collection dedicated to India, and subtitled, Another Way of Seeing. Jack spends the length of ...
 Hindu Business Line3 weeks ago

Finding the lost Urdu: But did the language ever really go away?

A large number of mushairas and qawwalis are being held in metropolitan cities, thus further helping Urdu make a comeback. There is Faiz in the air. Urdu, the lost language of the poets, the hopeless romantics and the ardent idealists, is ...
 Indian Express1 month ago
Arab News

Renowned Urdu poet Kaleem Aajiz passes away

Well-known Urdu poet and writer Kaleem Aajiz, who earned many laurels and won some of the most prestigious awards, including one of India's highest civilian awards, the Padmashri, died in the Indian city of Hazaribagh, Jharkhand, on Sunday. He was ...
 Arab News1 month ago
Oneindia

Hindu boys enrol in madrassa, Muslim boys in RSS-run school

Rampur (UP), Jan 18: Breaking stereotypes, 11 Hindu children have enrolled in a madrassa here while as many as 140 Muslim boys have joined an RSS -run school. According to the principal of Madrassa Jameeatul Ansar, it is the parents' love for the ...
 Oneindia1 month ago Hindus in Islamic school and Muslims in RSS school break stereotypes  UCAN India2 months ago Hindu joins madrassa, Muslim RSS  Samaylive2 months ago 105  DAWN Group2 months ago
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Ratlam to remind glorious past on Foundation Day

— By | Jan 24, 2015 01:03 am Ratlam : The 359th Foundation day of Ratlam will be celebrated today on the ocassion of Basant Panchmi. The city was founded in the year 1656 on the Basant Panchmi by erstwhile ruler Ratan Singh who belonged to the ...
 The Freepress Journal2 months ago
IBNLive India News

Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Shabana Azmi and Salima Hashmi remember their famous fathers Kaizi Azmi and Faiz Ahmed Faiz

Jaipur: It was a special session indeed when daughters of two very renowned poets of the sub continent, Faiz Ahmed Faiz and Kaifi Azmi came together to discuss their illustrious fathers and their poetry in front of select audience at the ongoing ...
 IBNLive India News2 months ago

Different similarities - daughters of …

Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) They were among the best known Urdu poets of their day, and though their life trajectories unfolded differently, both cultural activist Salima Hashmi's father Faiz Ahmed Faiz and actress Shabana Azmi's father Kaifi Azmi had ...
 Yahoo! India2 months ago
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