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The easiest test in the world (The Funny Side)

August 3rd, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Asia IS the best place to be educated, according to a global survey I read recently. I was astonished. Education elsewhere must be REALLY bad. I mentioned this to a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Actor Kader Khan designing courses for Arabic, Urdu speakers (Lead, Superseding earlier story)

March 8th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) For over 40 years we have known Kader Khan for his humour and dialogues. But now this Kabul-born Bollywood actor is immersed in academics. He has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ansari concerned over Urdu’s declining popularity

January 14th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari Saturday expressed concern over the declining popularity of Urdu in the country, saying that it is less associated with people's daily ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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 |

Getting Indian sailors freed shows Pakistan’s a friend: MQM chief

June 14th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) The efforts of a Pakistani rights activist to get six Indian sailors, apart from his own countrymen, released from Somali pirates' captivity shows Pakistan's friendly ... Read more...

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Karachi University clashes reflect Pak city’s demographic turf war

January 25th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 25(ANI): Although Karachi is a hideout for Taliban insurgents, the Pakistani metropolis' violence is rooted in a demographic turf war, not religion, according to analysts.Karachi 's long-dominant political ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

When Indian ‘parampara’ becomes Pakistani wordspeak

March 6th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
By Devirupa Mitra Islamabad, March 6 (IANS) Indian television serials, populated by bejewelled women and large joint families, are part of everyday life in Pakistan and slowly changing everyday vocabulary with words like ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |