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Urdu poet, lyricist Bashar Nawaz dies in Aurangabad

r song 'Karoge yaad to har baat yaad aayegi' in the Hindi film 'Bazaar', died today in Aurangabad in Maharashtra after a brief illness. He was 79 and is survived by four sons and seven daughters. Nawaz had earned an enviable position in modern Urdu poetry and ... Business Standard, 2 months ago
Urdu poet Bashar Nawaz no more Business Standard, 2 months ago
Renowned Urdu poet Bashar Nawaz passes away Hindustan Times, 2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Lahore, if you must exile me: justice in the times of mayhem

Remembered today as the advocate of celebrated Urdu writers Saadat Hasan Manto and Ismat Chughtai, whom he defended against charges of obscenity in their writings in 1945 in Lahore, late Hira Lal Sibal draws a vivid picture of the Lahore of the ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Lyricist-poet Bashar Nawaz's demise leaves world of literature in mourning

This is a very sad, dark day for not only Urdu but the world of literature. It marks the end of an era... a way of life and thinking. We have lost one of the most sensitive poets of our time," lamented composer Khayyam who not only lent music to the iconic ...
 DNA2 months ago
The Nation Pakistan

Traders strike: Withdraw withholding tax now

In Faisalabad, most shops in eight main bazaars were closed. PHOTO: EXPRESS FAISALABAD / MULTAN / SIALKOT: Thousands of shops remained closed on Saturday as traders across the province went on a strike against introduction of withholding tax on ...
 The Express Tribune2 months ago Traders strike against tax  The Nation Pakistan3 weeks ago Withholding tax: Traders observe nationwide strike  The Express Tribune3 weeks ago Traders to go on strike against withholding tax today  DAWN Group3 weeks ago

The butcher of Turkman Gate

He sits in his blood-stained jeans, surrounded by chunks of meat hanging from hooks, and holds up his bloodied hands like a trophy. Next to him, a giant iron cleaver lies on a massive tree stump. One can well imagine Muhammed Irfan Qureshi as a ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago

Reasons why Deputy CM is Kejri's right-hand man

It's business as usual at AB 17 Mathura Road around 7 am on a Tuesday. Three guards, including a woman, stand outside the house to frisk visitors. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia starts meeting people this early, soon after his breakfast, beginning ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
New Yorker

An Island of Refugees

Samar paid five hundred dollars to cross from Turkey to the north shore of Lesvos, in Greece, on a flimsy seven-metre dinghy with her two children and sixty-two other people. When she arrived, a Belgian woman took pity on her, and drove Samar and ...
 New Yorker2 weeks ago
Pakistan Observer

Indian ban on beef defied in Kashmir

- Islamabad (Anantnag), Ihk—Strongly objecting to the beef ban, Ummat- I-Islami chairman led a meeting Friday wherein he announced to defy the orders of the state. Chairman Ummat I Islami said the ban on beef is a direct interference in the ...
 Pakistan Observer3 weeks ago
The Nation Pakistan

Fourth nationwide strike against WHT today

LAHORE To protest against controversial withholding tax (WHT) on all banking transactions, traders across the country will observe their fourth shutter-down on Wednesday (today) on the call of All Pakistan Anjuman-e-Tajiran, which is also backed ...
 The Nation Pakistan3 weeks ago Traders plan fourth nationwide strike against WHT  The Nation Pakistan3 weeks ago Countrywide shutter down against WHT today  The Nation Pakistan2 months ago
Hindustan Times

What's in a name? Colourful history of Delhi's famous spots

Although the Capital is 100-year-old on the map of the world, the etymology of the word Delhi is still wrapped in various tales. The most popular being: it is derived from Dilli, a corrupt version of dehleez or dehali (meaning threshold). This made ...
 Hindustan Times4 weeks ago
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