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Language: Sindhi

  • 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.
  • Jan 10, 2012
  • 01:29 AM

MPs want Sindhi as lingua franca

The Nation
KARACHI - A number of lawmakers of the Sindh Assembly have demanded that the native or regional languages of all the federating units be declared as “national languages”. In a resolution submitted by PML-F’s Nusrat Bano Sehar Abbasi, the Sindh government has been recommended to approach the federal government for granting Sindhi language the status of a national language in the country.
  • Dec 12, 2011
  • 11:26 PM

Before leading PPP, Bilawal must learn Urdu, Sindhi

Hafeez Tunio / The Express Tribune
KARACHI: If Machiavelli wrote The Prince in present-day Pakistan, an additional chapter in the book would be titled: Learn local languages before leading your party.
  • Nov 23, 2011
  • 12:31 PM

New volume of Encyclopaedia Sindhiana

Mohammad Khan Sial /
THE Sindhi Language Authority (Sindhila) has recently marketed the third volume of Encyclopaedia Sindhiana, which is part of its efforts to bring out the first-ever comprehensive encyclopaedia of the Sindhi language.
  • May 25, 2011
  • 11:54 PM

SA enacted law to promote Sindhi language: SHC told

Pakistan Daily Times
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) was Tuesday informed by Additional Advocate General (AAG) that the Sindh Assembly (SA) had enacted the Sindh (Teaching, Promotion and Use of Sindhi Language) (Application) Act 1972 to protect provincial language in the province.
  • Apr 28, 2011
  • 11:32 AM

AG, DAG put on notice in case to make Urdu, Sindhi official languages

Zeeshan Mujahid / The Express Tribune
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court put the attorney general and the deputy attorney general on notice in a case, demanding the declaration of Urdu and Sindhi as official languages according to the Constitution.