Pakistan News

    Federal Urdu University Karachi Results Ba

  • TV channels’ nightmarish Urdu pronunciation and an Urdu pronouncing dictionary

    URDU pronunciation of some Pakistani TV channels is giving nightmares to many, though the owners and anchors of those channels may not even be aware how mercilessly they have been slaughtering our national language...

    Aside from intermingling English words and phrases with their Urdu conversation, these innocent anchors mispronounce many Urdu words, sometime rendering the sentence ridiculously incorrect...

  • Gboard introduces Roman Urdu to Urdu feature

    Google has recently launched its Roman Urdu to Urdu Google Keyboard (Gboard) feature for both Android and iOS...

    pk's (TJ) review, Gboard’s Roman Urdu to Urdu feature is smart and accurately translates Roman Urdu text into Urdu script in real time...

  • Teen Navilet: French in Urdu, or Urdu in French?

    In Columeau’s case, French and its Provencal dialect are his native languages, and Urdu and Punjabi the languages that he speaks with native fluency...

    The cultural gulf between French and Urdu does not split the writer’s imagination, but enriches it in ways that make his work outstanding...

  • Rangers intervene to defuse Urdu university crisis

    KARACHI: The administrative crisis plaguing the Federal Urdu University for Arts, Science and Technology for the past two years worsened on Friday as the Rangers had to intervene to defuse the tension between the university administration and a group of teachers, sources told Dawn...

    The situation, they said, developed when a university teacher (Prof Mohammed Asif) recently appointed as registrar from the Islamabad campus of the...

  • Urdu university issued fake degrees, says report

    ISLAMABAD: An audit report presented to the National Assembly has revealed serious irregularities in the accounts and administrative affairs of Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology...

    The special audit for 2015-16, which was presented to the lower house of parliament last week, was conducted on the directions of President Mamnoon Hussain, who is also the chancellor of the university...

  • MNA-elect criticises federal govt for ‘mistreating’ Karachi

    KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Kanwar Naveed Jameel has asked the federal government to stop what he called a “stepmotherly treatment meted out to Karachi”...

    Speaking at a press conference at his central election office in the Jinnah ground on Friday, Mr Jameel, who has won the by-election on NA-246 with a huge margin, vowed to raise the issues of his constituency and struggle for the rights of Karachi in parliament...

  • Federal and provincial govts responsible for heatwave deaths in Karachi: Imran

    KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan asked the Muttahida Qaumi Movement on Thursday to answer the questions raised in a recent foreign media report about its link with India and added that if it failed to do so, violence as the MQM’s policy and its relations with the neighbouring country would become a proven fact...

    Addressing a press conference after ‘cutting short’ his visit to London to express solidarity with the...

  • Federal govt focusing on eliminating street crime from Karachi: governor

    KARACHI: Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair has said the government is now focusing on elimination of street crime from Karachi after bringing terrorism, extortion, targeted killing and kidnapping for ransom under control...

    Recalling the sacrifices and role of armed forces, Rangers and police in the restoration of peace to Karachi, he said the government would not let their efforts go to waste...

  • Senate body decides to get federal govt properties in Karachi vacated

    KARACHI: Federal government residential ‘quarters’ and flats in Martin Quarters, Federal Capital and Lines Areas, which were allotted to government employees, have either been sold by them to third parties or have been occupied by political groups...

    The committee, which was presided over by Senator Tanveer-ul-Haq, decided to get federal government properties vacated with the assistance of Sindh home department and get the names of...

  • MQM confirms support to PTI in exchange for federal package for Karachi

    In exchange for MQM-P’s support in the upcoming federal government, PTI promised that a special federal package will be announced for Karachi, with an emphasis on the provision of water for its residents...

    Additionally, the PTI agreed that Sindh police reforms will be implemented, a university will be established in Hyderabad, and constituencies identified by MQM-P will also be audited, read the memorandum of understanding...

  • Federal government decides to 'handle the situation' in Karachi

    Federal Minister Ali Zaidi on Tuesday held the PPP government in Sindh responsible for the post-rain situation in Karachi and said that the federal government would not leave the city at the mercy of the provincial government...

    Zaidi and Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui were holding a joint press conference in Islamabad after it was reported that around 17 people have died since Monday morning...

  • More
Back to top