Urdu poet

Ghalib's work could only have found meaning in India: Javed Akhtar

Akhtar also said that Ghalib had a higher level of emotional understanding. 

Jan 29, 2019, 23:17 PM IST

Acid attack on Urdu poet for calling out miscreants harassing school girls

Recalling the incident, Hashim said that he was approached by a parent who complained that his daughters were being regularly harassed by some miscreants.

Oct 21, 2018, 14:41 PM IST

Manto movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's film echoes Guru Dutt's 'Pyaasa'

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Manto taps into every feeling and mood of his complex erudite character. 


Sep 20, 2018, 12:00 PM IST

Sunil Grover met this famous Urdu poet and guess what happened next?

Kapil and Sunil had an ugly fallout as a result of which latter quit Kapil's show midway.

Feb 01, 2018, 19:30 PM IST

Zee Media exclusive interview with famous poet Nida Fazli

Watch Zee Media exclusive interview with famous poet Nida Fazli only on Zee News.

Nov 26, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

Urdu poet Munawwar Rana returns Sahitya Akademi award

Urdu poet Munawwar Rana, who opposed those returning Sahitya Akademi award has returned his own award.

Oct 19, 2015, 09:29 AM IST

Urdu poet Munawwar Rana returns Sahitya Akademi award; two more hand over honour

Urdu poet Munawwar Rana on Sunday joined over 30 authors who have returned Sahitya Akademi award while Hindi writer Kashinath said he was handing over the honour in protest against "irresponsible" comments by various ministers on writers who have been agitating against "rising intolerance".

Oct 18, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

Urdu poet Munnawar Rana returns Sahitya Award on live TV

Urdu poet Munawwar Rana on Sunday announced on live TV his decision to return Sahitya Akademi award along with a Rs one lakh cash prize and vowed not to accept any government award in future.

Oct 18, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Urdu poet Manzar Bhopali`s mother passes away

Tahira Nikhat, mother of noted Urdu poet Manzar Bhopali, passed away at a local hospital after a long illness, sources said.

Mar 27, 2014, 11:25 AM IST

Urdu poet, `Umrao Jaan` lyricist Shahryar remembered at AMU

The contribution of Urdu poet Shahryar was lauded at a symposium at the Aligarh Muslim University Tuesday.

Aug 28, 2013, 10:13 AM IST

Noted Urdu poet Umar Qureshi dies

Noted Urdu poet Umar
Qureshi, known for his work on communal harmony, died here
following old age complications.

May 19, 2010, 14:59 PM IST