Keep religious and linguistic prejudices under check, says MANUU VC Parvaiz

Hyderabad, Feb 8 (INN):To keep India a robust democracy, Indians should keep religious and linguistic prejudices away from them, said Dr M Aslam Parvaiz, Vice-Chancellor of Maulana Azad National Urdu University, today.
Speaking at the second two-day National Urdu Science Congress at the university campus the Vice-Chancellor underscored the role of science and said it plays a critical role in rooting out the prejudices and personality worships and promotes harmonious living among people.
The Vice-Chancellor who spoke in detail about the works the University has undertaken in spreading knowledge in Urdu asked to students to learn English along with their mother tongue so as to improve their prospects in employment in India and abroad. "We are an Urdu University but we have not undermined the role of English in fetching employment. The university has designed special courses for students to improve upon their proficiency in English," he said.
He informed the gathering that it were Maulvi Zakaullah and Master Ram Chandar who started translating knowledge of science into Urdu from other languages.
He released an Urdu dictionary of terms in zoology and entomology published by the Directorate of Translation and Publication of the University. The dictionary has been prepared by Shamsul Islam Farooqui who is considered an expert in entomology. He also released eight other Urdu books, including a novel, on different dimensions of science.
Vice-Chancellor Dr Parvaiz, an accomplished scientist, has been editing and publishing a monthly journal in Urdu, Science, for the last over 25 years.
Dr M A Sikandar, Registrar of MANUU, assured that the University would continue supporting those who wish to write on scientific subjects in Urdu.
Shah Shamsuddin Osmani, Principal Emeritus of a school in Dubai, speaking as special guest at the congress said that to increase the volume of work on sciences in Urdu, the writers have to immerse themselves in the cause. Dr Abid Moiz, Consultant Centre for Promotion of Knowledge in Urdu at MANUU, spoke about the objectives of the conference while Prof Najmul Hasan, Dean School of Sciences, proposed a vote of thanks. (INN)
Source: Agencies


  
  

Comments


No comments yet! Be the first one to leave a comment.


Add Comment

Name:
Email:
Comment:

More Hyderabad News


India's largest B2B hospital equipment expo begins in Hyderabad ..


Telangana proposes monorail system for Warangal ..

- CM wants new Pattadar Passbooks linked with Aadhar
- Telangana to have exclusive varsity for women soon
- Telangana is now a vaccine hub, says KTR
- Under-age drivers face music in Hyderabad
- Heritage facade to come up in Hyderabad's Charminar area
- Top officials review Charminar Pedestrianisation project works
- Is Telangana prepared for a water crisis?
- Depositors rush to Grameena Bank after news on scandal
- BioAsia to begin in Hyderabad from February 22
- TT scribe bags special jury award
- Realty firm marketing director held for forgery, cheating in Hyderabad
- KCR has failed to pressurise Modi Govt on Telangana Bill's promises: Uttam
- GHMC to raise Rs. 1,000 crore from bond market
- 50% fee hike likely for private engineering colleges in Telangana
- Telangana Jagruthi to arrange tickets for Kuwait amnesty seekers
- World Congress on IT begins in Hyderabad
- Steady rise for Hyderabad office stock
- Telangana steps up vigil against 'Alivi' fishing nets
- KCR calls on Governor, briefs him on Delhi visit
- Teachers Recruitment Test results stayed

Related News

MANUU Housing Society representation to Deputy CM
Vishwas NewsHyderabad, Oct 28 : Mr. M. Mahmood Ali, Deputy Chief Minister and Revenue Minster, Telangana State, today assured the .. read more
Hindi Diwas at MANUU
Hyderabad, Sept. 30 : Maulana Azad National Urdu University organized Hindi Diwas Programme here on Friday. Prof. Dharam Pal Peeh .. read more
Best practices of universities should be shared for good of nation, V S Prasad
Vishwas NewsHyderabad, Nov 30:Prof. V. S. Prasad, an eminent educationist and former Director of National Assessment and Accredita .. read more
Maulana Azad laid Foundation for Modern Education System: Justice Subhashan Reddy
Vishwas NewsHyderabad, Nov 5: Justice B. Subhashan Reddy, Lokayukta, Telangana State and AP, paid rich tributes to Maulana Azad, f .. read more
Dy CM asks MANUU to set up Study Centres in all districts
Vishwas NewsHyderabad, July 29: Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali said that he was impressed at the progress made by the .. read more

More Related News

- MANUU Housing Society representation to Dy CM
- MANUU MCJ to organize career counseling programme at Nampally
- Book Publishing Course to begin at MANUU today
- Nizam described Hindus, Muslims as his two eyes: Prof. Gopal Reddy
- Coaching classes for government jobs at MANUU; Date extended
- MANUU extends admission date for Distance Mode Programmes
- MANUU to introduce M.A. Sociology this year
- National Conference on Equal Opportunity at MANUU
- MANUU Teachers express solidarity with Prof. Ilaiah
- Heptulla, KCR to attend education conference at MANUU

More Latest News:

- AAP MLAs' bail plea dismissed; party leaders slam Delhi police for raid at Kejriwal's house
- Sunanda Pushkar case: SC notice to Delhi Police on Subramanian Swamy's plea, Tharoor says let law take its own course
- BSF, Pakistani Rangers hold flag meeting, vow to maintain peace along international border in J-K
- Justin Trudeau in India: Amid Khalistan row, PM Modi says those challenging India's unity cannot be tolerated
- India's largest B2B hospital equipment expo begins in Hyderabad
- CM wants new Pattadar Passbooks linked with Aadhar
- Telangana to have exclusive varsity for women soon
- Telangana proposes monorail system for Warangal
- Telangana is now a vaccine hub, says KTR
- Under-age drivers face music in Hyderabad
- Heritage facade to come up in Hyderabad's Charminar area
- Top officials review Charminar Pedestrianisation project works
- Alina Zagitova gives OAR first Pyeongchang gold
- Darya Domracheva, Belarus handle heavy winds to win biathlon relay
- Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton more 'strategic' online after video row
- Canadian PM Justin Trudeau upset with invitation to Khalistani activist, India finding out how he got visa
- India more corrupt than China, better than Pakistan: Transparency
- Assault case: Delhi government staff to observe 5-minutes silence as protest every day
- Yogi Adityanath hate speech case: Allahabad High Court dismisses petition against UP CM
- Rachakonda CP Mahesh helps Civil Services aspirants online free of cost
- Is Telangana prepared for a water crisis?
- Depositors rush to Grameena Bank after news on scandal
- BioAsia to begin in Hyderabad from February 22
- TT scribe bags special jury award
- Realty firm marketing director held for forgery, cheating in Hyderabad
This page was created in 0.0521640777588 seconds