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In city of nawabs, just 9 takersfor 88 BA Urdu seats at LU

Lucknow: Years ago, poet Firaq Gorakhpuri had advised people to study Urdu saying: "Urdu is liye padho taaki afsar banne ke baad afsar lago bhi" (study Urdu not just to become an officer but also to come across as one). The advice, however, seems to ... Times of India, 1 week ago

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The Hindu, 4 months ago

Understanding Firaq's pain

Firaq Gorakhpuri: The Poet of Pain and Ecstasy reveals how the poet's loveless marriage found its way into his melancholic poetry I have been a silent admirer of Firaq Gorakhpuri. For years I have heard about him from my colleagues, many of them ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Understanding Firaq’s pain

My gratification though was only delayed, not denied. A few weeks after I came back to Delhi, Roli Books came up with Ajai Mansinghs biography of Firaq. Called Firaq Gorakhpuri: The Poet of Pain and Ecstasy, the book grabbed my attention. Initially though I ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

The Indian Muslim's agony of being the other among our own

I cannot put a date to exactly when it happened, but gradually, over many years, people around me began to identify me as Muslim. This was new and, I suppose, the beginning of a process which placed me with the Other. Firaq Gorakhpuri has a ...
 Quartz1 week ago
DAWN Group

LITERARY NOTES: Commemorating the centennial of a literary colossus

IT was nice to see, during the last few years, literary circles celebrating the centennials of Shibli Nomani, Altaf Hussain Hali, N.M. Rashid, Saadat Hasan Manto, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Miraji and many other towering figures of Urdu literature. Mir Taqi ...
 DAWN Group2 weeks ago
Firstpost.com

PM Modi, Allahabad University was once 'Oxford of East', but not due to Murali Manohar Joshi

Some varieties of butter do not melt easily in the mouth. On Monday, during his speech at the BJP's national executive in Allahabad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi buttered two slices with one sound bite when he said: There was a time, when humare ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago
News18.com

When Modi's Call For Congress-Mukt Bharat Reached Its Pilgrimage Centre

The loneliness of a gabled edifice amid a clutter of shopping centres built to optimise every square feet of the land available is accentuated by the gentry inside. They all look fifty-plus. While sipping coffee at leisure, the fans above swirl ...
 News18.com1 month ago
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