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Hyderabad to celebrate Padmashri Aziz Warsi’s centenary with Qawwali

Hyderabad’s noted qawwals Warsi brothers are organizing a mehfil-e-qawwali at Ravindra Bharathi Auditorium on Saturday, August 3. Congress leader Shujath Ali ‘Sufi’, who is scheduled to preside over the event, told Hyderabad Youth Mirror that it is being organized as part of centenary celebration of Aziz Ahmed Khan Warsi. “If qawwali as an art form […]

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Hyderabad gets its ‘Transformers’

Hyderabad, a city known for Nizam’s generosity and Software Industry, got a team of ‘Transformers’ trying to do extraordinary things in ordinary life. About 57 individuals from the city conceptualized and executed community projects to make lives better for citizens. Trained in Landmark Self-Expression and Leadership Program, these individuals designed their projects in two-month period […]

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SIO Telangana Hosts Iftar for Journalists

Hyderabad: An iftar event was hosted by the SIO Telangana for journalists and media professionals at the Islamic Centre Mehdipatnam, on the occasion of Ramadan. Malik Amer Media Manager SIO TS welcomed the attendees and br.ibraheem Sayeed Organising Secretary gave a brief introduction of SIO. The event was held to bring together local media personnel […]

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Eurocentric Frameworks Unsuitable for Understanding Asian Literatures: Prof. Rebecca in CLAI Conference in MANUU

Eurocentric theorisations limit the scopes of understanding real meanings of texts in the Asian literatures or any non-European literary works, observes Prof. Rebecca Ruth Gould at Biennial International Conference of Comparative Literature Association of India (CLAI) in Hyderabad on Monday. The four-day conference, which began today, is jointly organized by CLAI and Department of English, […]

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About 1200 gradates attend Jobothon at IHM Shri Shakti in Hyderabad

Almost 1200 graduates from across the country attended the two-day Jobothon at IHM Shri Shakti College in Begumpet, Hyderabad. In the job fair, which ended on January 30, about 51 different recruiters from hospitality industry participated. The event was inaugurated by Ms. Sriya Rao, the Second Runner-up Femina Miss India. Speaking about the job fair, […]

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NSS MANUU Organises Pareeksha Pe charcha 2.0

Student cell of National Service Scheme (NSS) in Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) conducted a unique program Pareeksha Pe Charcha 2.0 on 29 January. The program intended to create discourse over the examination practice and its wider possibilities in future developments. The university controller of examinations Prof. Sajid Jamali made the congregation more auspicious […]

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Guzaarish: Film on child adoption to release on Feb 14 in Hyderabad

Guzaarish, a short film based on the theme of child adoption, is slated to be screened on 14 February 2019 at Prasad Labs in Hyderabad. The 20-minute film is produced by city-based NGO Helping 2 Hands, The AR Foundation. The movie is directed by Rakesh Gondle. Speaking about the film, president of Helping 2 Hands […]

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‘In My Name’: Photo Exhibition Edges Lynch Stories After 2014

A photo exhibition about the victims of mob lynching against Muslims across India since 2014 was organized by local chapter of Students Islamic Organisation (SIO) in the University of Hyderabad (HCU) campus. ‘IN MY NAME’, a collective remembrance against selective amnesia, documented more than fifty victims of the mob lynches around the country. The organizers […]

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HLF’19 Features Kaifi Azmi, China and Gujarati

The Hyderabad Literary Festival (HLF), which offers celebration of cultural diversities each year to the lovers of language, literature and culture in Hyderabad, began on Friday. Being organized at Hyderabad Public School in Begumpet from January 25 to 27, the festival is slated to host various sessions, including conversations, stand-up comedy, Sufi music performances and […]

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‘Dronestagram’: A new arena in photography

Dronestagram ushers in a new phase in photography contests. There is something special about the International Photography contest conducted by this online photography community. Dronestagram’s contest is especially for sharing drone photos, which have become a sensation. Though drones may pose threats in certain places and situations, drone photography has its own merits despite the […]