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Archive for March, 2017

Urdu Words – Meanings and Sentences Posted by on Mar 25, 2017

English Difficult Job Urdu مشکل کام Transliteration Mushkil kaam Sentence This is a difficult job. Translation Yeh mushkil kaam hai.   English Very less time Urdu بہت کم عرصہ Transliteration Muhat kam arsa Sentence We had much less time for the job. Translation Hamare pass kaam ke liye buhat kam arsa tha.   English…

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Oscar – Saving Face Posted by on Mar 18, 2017

The woman journalists in Pakistan are few, yet bold, infused with initiative, courage and will to face the cruel world around and report about miseries and cries of the poor and the ones being wronged by the rich and powerful. All have withstood the pressures and gained acclaim both home and abroad. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy…

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Urdu’s Role in Creation of Pakistan Posted by on Mar 11, 2017

During the last days of the Muslim rule, Urdu emerged as the most common language of the northwestern provinces of India. It was declared the official language, and all official records were written in this language. In 1867, some prominent Hindus started a movement in Banaras in which they demanded the replacement of Urdu with…

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Posted by on Mar 4, 2017

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was born in 1948 in Fajsalabad, in the Pakistani province of Punjab. He was a member of a family whose male descendants had specialized in the performance of religious music qawwali for over 600 years . The music has developed on the basis of Sufism – the mystical trend of…

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