Friday, Jan 27, 2023



A Saudi hotel's food menu that offers 'Friday' and 'Foul metal' is an internet sensation

May 27, 2020 10:43 am

Many Arabic speaking people came forward to explain what each of the dishes was, they wondered aloud how these terrible translations had been achieved.

Beijing orders shops to erase all Arabic, Muslim symbols from signs

August 01, 2019 4:53 pm

The campaign against Arabic script and Islamic images marks a new phase of a drive that has gained momentum since 2016, aimed at ensuring religions conform with mainstream Chinese culture.

‘Individuals keep contributing’: Three Chandigarh madrasas grapple with central funds, books

February 23, 2016 8:04 am

The three madrasas in the city already teach five major subjects to students from nursery to Class VIII and provide them with the option to study Urdu or Arabic.

The Big Story: Syria in backyard, Europe fights radicalisation

July 15, 2014 12:30 am

Germany takes the lead in counseling, hotlines, helping returning jihadists find jobs.

HC rejects PIL against exclusion of Arabic, Persian as papers in Civils

July 02, 2014 11:16 pm

We are satisfied with UPSC’s response, the court said while dismissing the PIL filed by Delhi-based lawyer.

Missed flight costs man his job, panel awards him Rs 20L

June 07, 2014 8:11 am

The Manager of Gulf Air then apologised to the complainant and requested him to board a flight on October 18.

To bridge language gap, R&AW ropes in native linguists as ‘gurus’

February 04, 2014 5:11 am

Started about a year ago, the intelligence agency has revived the gurukul concept for specialised language training.

Prince Charles taking private lessons in Arabic

March 14, 2013 5:42 pm

'I tried to learn it once but I gave up. It goes in one ear and out the other.'

The Calligrapher’s Den

July 29, 2012 2:12 am

His was the hand behind the Arabic inscriptions on the Taj Mahal,which have captivated tourists from across the world.

LU dept heads question need for Arabi-Farsi University

August 24, 2011 4:18 am

Mayawati government’s focus is spending Rs 17.10 crore on creating a new university,the Manyavar Sri Kanshi Ram Ji Urdu,Arabi-Farsi University (MKUAFU).