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Poet wrongly declared dead, will now get pension

Poet wrongly declared dead, will now get pension

The Delhi government has announced the release of pension to eminent Urdu poet Asar Jamayee, following media reports that the Social Welfare Department (SWD) had declared him dead in 2013. Since then, Jamayee had not been receiving any pension. Senior ... DNA, 3 days ago

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Manpreet Badal invokes Socrates, Bhagat Singh in his budget

An ardent fan of Urdu poetry, Punjab's Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal today invoked the renowned poet Allama Iqbal, Greek philosopher Socrates and legendary martyr Bhagat Singh during the course of his budget speech in the state Assembly here today.
 DNA2 days ago

Delhi govt orders restoration of pension to poet Jamayee

Delhi Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam today ordered restoration of pension to Urdu poet Asrar Jamayee, days after it surfaced that he was "declared dead" in 2013. Gautam gave the direction after visiting the 80-year-old poet at his residence in ...
 Business Standard3 days ago Restart Urdu poet Asrar Jamayees pension, orders Delhi Minister  Nerve3 days ago Restart Urdu poet Asrar Jamayee's pension, orders Delhi Minister  Prokerala3 days ago

Nandita Das pays rich tribute to Sadat Haasan Manto on his Birthday

May 11 was Urdu litterateur Sadat Haasan Manto and his wife Safia's birthday. Nandita Das who's shooting Manto's bio-pic woke up and felt like writing a letter to Manto! She read it out to the team and they celebrated his birthday with some goodies, including ...
 Bollywood Hungama1 month ago READ Nandita Das's touching LETTER to Urdu litterateur Sadat Haasan Manto on his BIRTHDAY  DNA1 month ago Purab joins 'Manto' cast, excited to work with Nandita again  Prokerala1 week ago

Heard this? Shah Rukh Khan has still NOT APPROVED of 'Raula' as the final title of Imtiaz Ali's film

There was some debate about the audiences not getting the meaning of the Urdu word and now the latest is that the team has decided on Raula, which means 'noise' in Punjabi
 DNA3 weeks ago

Urdu to be included in NEET from 2018

The NEET which is mandatory to get admission in medical colleges can be currently taken in Hindi, English and eight other regional languages.
 DNA2 months ago SC asks Centre to include Urdu in NEET from 2018-19 onwards  Business Standard2 months ago Include Urdu as regional language in NEET 2018-19 session: Supreme Court to Centre  Zee News2 months ago Include Urdu in NEET from 2018-19 onwards: SC to Centre  Business Standard2 months ago

Urdu, Maithili, Punjabi, English:Diversity at NDMC oath-taking

The linguistic and sartorial diversity of India was on full display today at the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, as councillors took the oath in native languages, including Urdu, Maithili and Punjabi.
 DNA1 month ago

Online portal to map lesser known museums in India

The memories of great Urdu poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib lay in the Ghalib Academy in Nizamuddin West area of the city.
 DNA1 month ago

AIR gives one-hour slot to AMU to produce prog in Urdu

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) students will produce one-hour fortnightly programme in Urdu for All India Radio, as part of the national broadcaster's plans to strengthen its language services.
 DNA1 month ago

Gandhiji-founded outfit HPS to celebrate 75 years of existence

An organisation founded by Mahatma Gandhi to promote Hindustani, a link language between Hindi and Urdu, plans to open libraries in jails and organise a series of essay writing competitions to mark 75 years of its existence.
 DNA1 month ago
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