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Rana Tabassum is among the few female poets in Urdu who routinely performs at mushairas. She shares her experiences

Urdu poet 'declared dead' by Delhi social welfare department

According to the report, deprived of the monthly pension of Rs 1,500, Jamayee, who lives alone, had approached both the previous Congress regime under Sheila Dikshit and the present Arvind Kejriwal government for help, but to no avail.


Urdu poet Rahat Indori denied visa to visit US

The poet said the officials handed him a paper which said he failed to convince them that he will return to India after the event.

Urdu poet Munawar Rana returns Sahitya Akademi Award, vows never to accept any govt award

"Many areas in this country do not have an electricity connection but Muslims here are linked to Dawood Ibrahim," the poet said.

The Beauty of the Sky

From its elusive moon to the festivities that follow,Eid has inspired many an Urdu poet

Shaheryar presented Jnanpith Award

Legendary Urdu poet and academician Prof Shaheryar was on Sunday presented India’s highest literary honour Jnanpith Award for the year 2008.


300 and Counting

Ghalib in New Delhi,a play on the 19th century urdu poet,Mirza Ghalib,is celebrating a special milestone — it has been staged more than 300 times since it premiered in December 1997.