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Archive for June, 2014

Common Urdu Words with Translation Posted by on Jun 16, 2014

English Urdu Transliteration To wear پہننا Pehan na To be answerable  جوابدہ ہونا Jawabdeh hona Court عدالت Adalat To punch مکّا مارنا Mukkah marna Obstacle رکاوٹ Rukawat To respect عزت کرنا Izzat karna Still or stationary  ساکت saakat To stop روکنا Rokna To interrupt مداخلت کرنا Mudakhalat karna Unnecessary talk فضول باتیں Fazool batain To…

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Carla Khan – Squash Queen of Pakistan Posted by on Jun 15, 2014

Carla Khan is from the great line of squash champions, her grandfather being Azam Khan, great uncle Hashim Khan known as the godfather of squash. Her Father is from Nawakille, Peshawar, Pakistan he was a junior world champion and won the prestigious Davis Cup which is equivalent to the British Junior Open. She started with…

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A Poem by Amir Khusro Posted by on Jun 14, 2014

Amir Khusro (Urdu: امیر خسرو ) is a very popular Sufi poet, musician and a scholar. He is an iconic figure in the musical, poetic and cultural history of the Indo-Pak sub continent. The musical instruments “Sitar” and “Tabla” are said to have been invented by Amir Khusro as well. He wrote his poetry mainly in…

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Rooh Afza – Drink of the East Posted by on Jun 5, 2014

Rooh Afza is more than a cold drink in Pakistan and the sub continent. A blend of pure crystalline sugar, distilled natural extracts of citrus flowers, aquas of fruits, vegetables and cooling herbal ingredients, Rooh Afza’s cooling effect is long lasting for it not only instantly quenches the thirst but also rapidly cools the entire…

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