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Welcome to the SBS Urdu podcast, featuring homeland news and music.

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Welcome to the SBS Urdu podcast, featuring homeland news and music.




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Ayaan Khan from Geelong Victoria wins the SBS National Languages Competition in 4 to 7 years category

The six year old won the prize based on his artwork showing how learning English is helping him in daily life.


How migrant-friendly is Perth?

One of the world’s most iconic nature magazines named Perth as one of the must-visit destinations of the year 2019. We asked a few Perthians to tell us what's so special about their city.


Newly arrived migrants wait longer to access various welfare payments

A Morrison government welfare crackdown making newly-arrived migrants wait longer to access various welfare payments is expected to pass parliament after the Coalition reached a compromise with Labor. But it has been revealed the bill would have failed if Labor had voted against it. Now, the federal opposition is coming under fire from the crossbench.


Migrant communities often ignore signs of ADHD in children, expert says

Are they just super naughty or need intervention for impulsive behaviour? SBS Urdu talks to an early childhood education expert to find out signs of ADHD in toddlers and pre-schoolers.


Interfaith perspective on Education - Forum by ICSOA in NSW parliament - بین المذاہب ہم آہنگی اور آسٹریلیا کا تعلیمی نظام

Indian Crescent Society of Australia Inc, an organisation representing and networking Indian Muslims migrants in Australia. Society's president is sharing purpose and significance of recently held interfaith forum " Interfaith perspective on Education" in NSW parliament that is attended by NSW MPs. - کے زیرِ اہتمام نیو ساؤتھ ویلز کی پارلمینٹ میں Indian Crescent Society of Australia Inc, بین المذاہب ہم آہنگی اور آسٹریلیا کا تعلیمی نظام کے موضوع پر فورم کے بارے میں سوسائیٹی کے صدر کی ایس بی...


Australian Sikhs welcome Kartarpur corridor opening between Pakistan and India

The corridor will connect the Sikh Holy shrine of Dera Baba Nanak Sahib in Indian Punjab to the holy shrine of Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan where the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak Dev, spent 18 years of his life.


Teenage Muslim girls represent Australia at International robotics competition - Daniya Syed - Setting technology trends among migrants kids

An all-girl Muslim team from Unity Grammar College in New South Wales represented Australia at the FIRST LEGO League competition. - Daniya Syed is technology enthusiast and passionate about Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. Daniya has developed a mobile application at the age of 14 which has been published on Google Play and available over 140 countries. This mobile app assist FLL Robotics Teams to prepare for the competition. Daniya is also main programmer and technician of an All...


Victorian Elections - Dr Ali Khan won an upper house spot - وکٹوریہ کے انتخابات ۔ پاکستانی نژاد ڈاکٹر علی خان کی کامیابی

Rawalpindi born Dr Ali Khan has won the seat of Victorian upper house on Saturday 24. November's state Elections. He was candidate of a newly formed Transport Matters Party. Party leader Rod Barton is also winning his seat. Dr Ali was Liberal candidate in last federal Elections but this time he joined a minor party which begins as protest party for aggrieved taxi drivers. Dr Ali khan shared his views about ALP victory, Liberal humiliated defeat and improved performance of micro parties. Here...


Are you taking care of yourself this Movember?

This month, if you see a man having grown his moustache unusually long and thick, go and have a talk with him. He is most probably celebrating Movember.


How Australian Doctors are working in Pakistan? - How Australian Doctors are working in Pakistan?

Family Medicine (Called General Practice in Australia) is the foundation of any quality health system. In Pakistan there is significant challenges due to lack of human resources and a support system for family medicine. Efforts are being done to establish collaboration between RACGP and College of Physician and Surgeons in Pakistan. Dr. Dr Yousaf Haroon Ahmad is chair of RWAV & Deputy Chair of RACGP Council told SBS that at one hand Australia can support training and education in Family...


Better planning or reduction in immigration? - Better planning or reduction in immigration?

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has foreshadowed cuts to Australia's migration intake, saying the major cities have become victims of their own success. But a some analysts warn migration cuts will only worsen labour shortages. Listen views and analysis of Dr Tehmina Rasheed of University of Canberra. - Prime Minister Scott Morrison has foreshadowed cuts to Australia's migration intake, saying the major cities have become victims of their own success. But a some analysts warn migration cuts...


Why Faiz still fascinates - Faiz's daughter Salima Hashmi talks about legendary Poet and Faiz festival - فیض کا جشن۔ سلیمہ ہاشمی کے ساتھ

Salima Hashmi is not only an artist, activist and academic but also a daughter of legendary Urdu poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz. Salima believes that Faiz Ahmed Faiz serves as a bridge and strong link among peace loving people of sub continent. She is overwhelmed to see how legendary poet's reach has grown ever since he passed away. "People in most parts of world understand that there is a strong message behind his poetry which is important in the difficult times that we're living in," she told SBS...


Meet with eChallenge winner - You might find a future entrepreneur - ملیئے کاروباری دنیا کے خواب دیکھنے والی طالبہ سے

The Australian eChallenge is an annual competition-based learning experience that develops strategic business thinking for early-stage entrepreneurial ventures, an initiative of University of Adelaide’s Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre (ECIC). Zoha Ali Kazmi's team is a winner of Vroom Consulting Prize but she believes it is only a beginning of her journey towards her dream of a future Entrepreneur. Zoha is sharing her passion behind winning mobile App. - آسٹریلوی...


Remembering Jaun Elia

Famous among Urdu literary circles today, it was only after his death that Pakistani communist poet Jaun Elia (1931- 2002) gained popularity and took the cyberspace by storm.


Socio-economic factors influencing obesity in migrant children in Australia

A recent study from the Australian National University (ANU) finds that children from low and middle-income countries migrating to Australia are at a higher risk of becoming obese with an increase with age.


Cervical screening part 2: HPV positive? What next?

In this part of the series on cervical screening and cervical cancer, Dr Tabinda Bajwa explains the next step if the cervical screening test returns HPV positive. Her first advice: Do not panic.


Pakistani weightlifter 'turned away' at home, wins gold in Australia

Rabia Shahzad won the gold medal for Pakistan at the Ralph Cashman Weightlifting Championship in Sydney after finding little support for her endeavours back home.


Winner of two medals at Pan Pacific Masters Games wants Imran Khan to boost Pakistan's sports industry

Muhammad Shahzad participated in the ‘indoor rowing’ competition and won two bronze medals at Gold Coast, Australia.


Afghan refugees, Pakistan's policy and lessons for Australia - افغان پناہ گزین، پاکستانی پالیسی اور آسٹریلیا کے لئے سبق

Pakistan hosts one of the largest refugee populations in the world. Afghan refugees amount to more than 2.3 millions according to Professor Jawad Syed from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in Pakistan. - پاکستان میں افغان پناہ گزینوں کی تعداد لاکھوں میں ہے جو انیس سو انّاسی سے موجود ہیں۔ ان مہاجرین کےمسائل اور دیگر ایسی سبق آموز باتیں، جو آسٹریلیا اور دیگر مغربی ممالک کے لئے فائدہ مند ثابت ہوسکتی ہیں، ایک پاکستانی مقرر نے سڈنی کی بین القوامی مائیگرشن کانفرنس میں بتائیں۔ ایس...


South Asian Festival in Sydney with Uzma Gillani - جنوبی ایشین فیسٹیول میں عظمٰی گیلانی کا ڈرامہ

Nautanki Theatre’s 3rd South Asian Festival is a celebration of South-Asian languages and transcending cultures. This year festival is bringing plays of various South Asian languages. Renowned legendary thespian & TV/Theater artist Uzma Gillani is also written/Directed a play that will be staged in festival. [facebook_video video="946028012258808"] SBS Urdu invited legendary artist to talk about South Asian theater landscape in Australia. Production coordinator of Nautanki Theatre Reema...