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Language: Balochi

  • Apr 19, 2012
  • 07:58 PM

My education, my language

Zubair Torwali / Pakistan Today
In mainstream Pakistan, the linguistic diversity of the country is still thought to be a threat to the national cohesion despite the fact that Pakistan has lost one of its arms mainly (including other factors as well) due to the denial of linguistic diversity.
  • Mar 15, 2012
  • 10:16 PM

Seminar on 'linguistics sans languages' at QAU

Pakistan Daily Times
ISLAMABAD: The Department of Linguistics in Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) organised a seminar on the topic of ‘Linguistics Sans Languages’ on Wednesday at the Seminar Hall of the School of Politics and International Relations. The main objective of the seminar was to raise awareness on the issues of linguistics and to break the misperception that linguistics is part of English literature.
  • Jul 29, 2011
  • 06:32 PM

Balochi language moot starts from 31st

Pakistan Daily Times
...Eminent scholars and linguists from all over the world and different provinces of Pakistan would participate in this conference. Prof Dr Lutz Rzhak from Germany will chair the conference. The themes of the two-day conference will be the linguistic characteristics of Balochi, historical and cultural perspective and Balochi literature in the modern times (prose and poetry).
  • May 23, 2011
  • 12:56 PM

The sorry tale of Balochi press

Fazal Baloch /
One of the ancient languages of this region, Balochi still awaits a well-established press and a well-circulated newspaper. Although Nawa-i-Watan is the only existing Balochi newspaper, it has so far failed to get a wide-ranging circulation across the Balochi-speaking public.