Patrick Radden Keefe’s “Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty” was awarded the 50,000 pound ($67,000) Baillie Gifford Prize during a ceremony at London’s Science Museum.
Urdu scholars discuss how the revival and preservation of the language depends on the next generation's zeal to embrace it.
In 2019, a judge had ordered the company to pay the sum to finance programs to combat the opioid crisis, which has caused more than 500,000 deaths in 20 years in the United States.
They are forced to sit in class, enduring the repulsive stench emitted by the garbage, that occupies almost every inch of the ground, once used for physical activities and games.
To preserve and digitise tapes, the academy might seek some help from the Delhi Archives, which has been conserving and converting historical government records into electronic forms.
Mohammed Safdar Khaiser, the chief editor of Kausar news, was thrashed while he was recording the speech of Hindu Jagaran Vedike leader Jagadish Karanth.
Thanks to the YouTubers and Instagrammers, the Hyderabadi accent is gaining popularity.
The books, 'Khel Kayda', 'Krida Paricharika', 'Khel Safa' and 'Krida Ek Jeevan Padati', were released during workshop 'Chalo Khel Ki Dhara' held at Hindi Bhawan.
Urdu academy, completing 40 years of its existence, has not only helped thousands of Urdu enthusiasts but successfully busted the popular belief that the language belongs to a community.
“Because of the pandemic, all our activities came to a halt. Given the health emergency, our budget is also limited.
The Urdu Academy in Delhi has also written to its counterparts in other states to give wide publicity to the job notification and encourage aspirants to take up the exam.
Opponents fault the deal for giving members of the Sackler family protection from lawsuits over opioids even though they have not personally filed for bankruptcy or admitted wrongdoing.
Ainul Hasan is a professor in the Persian & Central Asian Studies department of the JNU.
Prominent tribal leader Barla was one of the key persons responsible for the BJP making inroads in the North Bengal region and had recently demanded the creation of a union territory.
In recognition of Dilip Kumar’s services for promoting Urdu language and culture, MANUU had conferred an honorary doctorate on him in 2009 at its third convocation.