urdu newspapers

Pakistan jubilant over winning Asia Cup

March 23rd, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 23 (IANS) Pakistani cricket fans were jubilant after the country won the Asia Cup by beating Bangladesh in Dhaka Thursday night.Thousands of young excited Pakistanis came out on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistani scholar’s Gujarat remarks spark row

March 1st, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 1 (IANS) Pakistani Islamic scholar Tahir-ul-Qadri's reported remarks advising Muslims to forget the Gujarat riots have sparked a row with some Muslim organisations opposing his ongoing ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Vice president asks Urdu media to focus on today’s issues

December 30th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 30 (IANS) India's Vice President Hamid Ansari Friday called upon Urdu newspapers to mould taste and cajole their readership in the direction of contemporary issues.Inaugurating the World ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hyderabad to host world Urdu editors conference

December 26th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 26 (IANS) Editors of Urdu newspapers from India, Pakistan and other countries will participate in the World Urdu Editors Conference to be held here Dec 30-31.The two-day event, ... Read more...

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Urdu media doubts US claims on Osama killing

May 3rd, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 3 (IANS) India's leading Urdu newspapers Tuesday raised doubts over the manner in which United States claimed to have killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan.The Urdu media ... Read more...

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Jagran group to acquire Mid-Day’s print business

May 5th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Jagran Prakashan, which publishes one of India's largest read language dailies, Wednesday said it will acquire all the publications of Mid-Day Multimedia in a stock deal valued ... Read more...

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What ails Indian Muslims? Negativism (Comment)

February 17th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Indian Muslims are making waves. A.R. Rahman, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan and Sania Mirza are winning kudos for themselves and their country. There are scores of other Indian Muslim ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scorn, sarcasm in Pakistani papers on Musharraf resignation

August 19th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) Some headlines were sarcastic, some frankly scornful and others attempted to look ahead as Pakistan's papers Monday devoted reams of newsprint to the dramatic resignation of Pervez Musharraf ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistani media underplays peace talks

May 22nd, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 22 (IANS) The Pakistani media Thursday underplayed the fourth round of the composite dialogue between India and Pakistan that concluded with the signing of an agreement for consular access to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Minority welfare cells to be set up in railway board, zonal offices

February 26th, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Railways Minister Lalu Prasad Yaday on Tuesday said that his ministry has issued directions for setting up minority cells in all Zonal Railway offices and in the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Valentine’s Day cards set afire in Hyderabad

February 14th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, Feb 14 (IANS) Activists of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s student wing Thursday attacked a shop selling Valentine's Day gifts here and set fire to greeting cards. They also threatened to ... Read more...

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