Hasan Askari
Muhammad Hasan Askari (Urdu: محمد حسن عسکری) (1978–1919) was a scholar, critic, writer and linguist of modern Urdu.Askari was born on 5 November 1919 in a village in Bulandshahr District, in western U...
Jameel Jalibi
Muhammad Jameel Khan (Urdu: محمد جمیل خان) is a noted linguist, critic, writer, and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan. He was Vice-Chancellor at the University of Karachi.
J...
Abul Lais Siddiqui
Abul Lais Siddiqui (Urdu: ابو اللیث صدیقی) is an author, researcher, critic, linguist and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan.
He remained associated with the University of Ka...
Daud Rahbar
Daud Rahbar (1926 – 5 October 2013) was a scholar of Comparative religions, Arabic, Persian, Urdu literature and Indian classical music. Rahbar is regarded as accomplished essayist, poet, composer, sh...
Sahar Ansari
Professor Sahar Ansari, TI (Urdu: سحر انصاری) is an Urdu poet, critic, and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan. He remained associated with the University of Karachi as Professor ...
Altaf Gauhar
Altaf Gauhar (17 March 1923 – 14 November 2000) was a civil servant, journalist, poet, and writer from Pakistan. He was born in Gujranwala.
Gauhar entered the Civil Service of Pakistan in 1948 by ...
Khurshid Rizvi
Khurshid Rizvi is a Pakistani scholar, poet, linguist, and historian of Arabic languages and literature.He is an Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Lahore Unive...
Wazir Agha
Wazir Agha (Urdu: وزیر آغا ‎) was a Pakistani Urdu language writer, poet, critic and essayist. He has written many poetry and prose books. He was also editor and publisher of the literary m...
Abul Khair Kashfi
Muhammad Abul Khair Kashfi (Urdu: سید محمد ابو الخیر کشفی) was a Pakistani author, researcher, critic, linguist and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics.
He remained associated with the Univ...
Clement Daniel Rockey
Clement Daniel Rockey (4 September 1889 – 15 August 1975) was a Bishop of the Methodist Church, elected in 1941.
He was born in Cawnpore, India, a son of the Noble Lee Rockey, an American Mission...
Wahiduddin Khan
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan (born 1 January 1925) is a noted Islamic scholar and peace activist. He has received, among others, the Demiurgus Peace International Award, under the patronage of the former S...
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Aslam Farrukhi
Aslam Farrukhi, PP, (Urdu: اسلم فرخی‎) (born October 23, 1923) is an Urdu author, critic, poet, linguist, scholar and broadcaster from Pakistan. He is also known for children's writings. He...
Islamic state
An Islamic state (Arabic: الدولة الإسلامية‎ ad-dawlah al-islamīyah) is a type of government, in which the primary basis for government is the enforcement of shari'a, dispensation of justice,...
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Raza Ali Abidi
Raza Ali Abidi (Urdu: رضا علی عابدی‎; born 30 November 1936) is a Pakistani journalist and broadcaster who is best known for his radio documentaries on the Grand Trunk Road and the Indus Riv...
Shan-ul-Haq Haqqee
Shan-ul-Haq Haqqee (Urdu: شان الحق حقی‎), Sitara-e-Imtiaz, Tamgha-e-Quaid-i-Azam, was a notable Urdu poet, writer, journalist, broadcaster, translator, critic, researcher, linguist and lexic...
G. M. Felix
Ghulam Masih Felix is a Pakistani Catholic Urdu language poet and writer. He is well known by the name Qasir Amritsari. He was born in Amritsar, India.In 1972, in collaboration with Fr. Liberius Piete...
Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi
Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi (Urdu: احمد ندیم قاسمی‎) born Ahmad Shah Awan(Urdu: احمد شاہ اعوان‎) on 20 November 1916 – died 10 July 2006, was an Urdu and English language Pakistani poet, jo...
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Zakiruddin Zaki
Zakiruddin Zaki was an author, writer and social activist during the era of the Bhopal State.
Zakiruddin Zaki was born in 1859. He was employed in the Department of Survey at Bhopal state and love...
Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi
Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi D.Litt (HC), SI, HI (Urdu: مشتاق احمد يوسفی‎ — Muštāq Ẹḥmad Yūsufī, born September 4, 1923) is an Urdu satirical and humour writer from Pakistan. Yousufi has also serve...
Kanwal Feroze
Kanwal Feroze is a Pakistani scholar, poet, writer and journalist. He was born in 1938 in Ferozpur, India, and migrated to Sargodha, Pakistan in 1958. He moved to Lahore in 1969 and has since been pla...
Abul Ala Maududi
Abul Ala Maududi (Urdu: ابو الاعلی مودودی‎ Bengali: আবুল আ'লা মওদুদী – alternative spellings of last name Maudoodi, Mawdudi, also known as Shaykh al-Hadith Maududi), ((1903-09-25)25 Sept...
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Khurram Murad
Khurram Murad (1932–1996) was a Pakistani Islamic scholar and writer.
While his da'wah activities began in Pakistan, he has been involved in the promotion of the Islamic movement in Asia, Europe a...
Moinuddin Aqeel
Moinuddin Aqeel (Urdu: معین الدین عقیل) (b. 25 June 1946) is an author, critic being a scholar of Urdu literature and [from Pakistan, who served the University of Karachi as Professor and chairman of ...
Qudrat Ullah Shahab
Qudrat Ullah Shahab (or Qudratullah Shahab; 26 February 1917 – 24 July 1986) (Urdu: قدرت الله شهاب) was an eminent Urdu writer and civil servant from Pakistan. He is best known for his autobiography, ...
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Farman Fatehpuri
Farman Fatehpuri (Urdu: فرمان فتح پوری‎) (born Syed Dildar Ali (Urdu: سید دلدار علی‎), 26 January 1926 – 3 August 2013) was the eminent Urdu linguist, researcher, writer, critic an...
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Shamsur Rahman Faruqi
Shamsur Rahman Faruqi (Urdu: شمس الرحمٰن فاروقی‎) (born January 15, 1935) is an Indian poet and one of the leading Urdu critics and theorists. He is regarded as the T.S. Eliot of Urdu critic...
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Ghulam Mustafa Khan
Dr. Ghulam Mustafa Khan, PhD, D.Litt, SI (September 23, 1912 – September 25, 2005) was a researcher, critic, linguist, author, scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics, educationist and religious an...