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Sydney, Australia

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

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Multilingual

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SBS Radio Sydney Locked Bag 028 Crows Nest NSW 1585 Australia


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“Colours of Love” - Showcasing paintings of legendary artists

9/24/2017
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Koocha-e-Saqafat Australia is a community based organisation that was formed for the primary purpose of promoting cultural awareness among diverse communities in Australia. Colours of Love is an initiative to pay tribute to Pakistani legendary artists and showcasing work of Australian local artists. Javed Nazar of Koocha-e-Saqafat sharing more about the organization and upcoming painting exhibition. ( کوچہ ثقافت آسٹریلیا کے زیر اہتمام معروف پاکستانی مصوروں کے فن پاروں کی نماٗیش)

Duration: 00:16:33


Mission Mayanmar - Knocking on minds of Australian communities

9/24/2017
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Rohingya people are a stateless Indo-Aryan people from Rakhine State fleeing from Rakhine state of Myanmar. Community groups in Australia are working together to show solidarity with Rohingya community living in Australia. Zia Hussain is an initiator of the fund raising event Mission Myanmar" and explaining the need of support require on ground due to plight of Rohingya Muslims. (روہنگیا مسلمانوں کی مدد اور ان کے ساتھ ایک جہتی کے لٗیے ٓآسٹریلین کمونیٹی کا پروگرام )

Duration: 00:05:38


Forum on Kashmir at NSW Parliment

9/24/2017
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Dr. Ali Sarfaraz, president of the Kashmir council in Australia highlighted the Kashmir issue terming it as bone of contention between Pakistan and India. He briefed about the forum Kashmir and Peace in South Asia that is scheduled to be held in NSW parliament. (Dr. Ali Sarfaraz, president of the Kashmir council in Australia highlighted the Kashmir issue terming it as bone of contention between Pakistan and India. He briefed about the forum Kashmir and Peace in South Asia that is scheduled...

Duration: 00:06:13


Saawan for Oscar

9/20/2017
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It is official now. Saawan is in Oscar race as Pakistan chooses the movie for Oscar submission. It still has to go through a process of shortlisting before getting nominated for the big day. from Pakistan's perspective, it is still a healthy trend that Pakistani filmmakers are experimenting and competing internationally. Omair Alavi, who writes extensively on Pakistani film and media, shared his views with SBS Urdu about Saawan. Listen how he evaluates the movie. ()

Duration: 00:06:18


Yes or NO: What do you think?

9/20/2017
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Both sides of the same-sex marriage debate have launched their official campaigns. On the "yes" side, there were celebrities hugging post boxes, sports stars past and present, and bipartisan political rallies. While the "no" campaign heard how same-sex marriage threatens the traditional teachings and family values of multicultural communities. What do you think? A SBS feature on marriage equality ()

Duration: 00:07:42


Pakistan Politics: A New Twist

9/20/2017
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NA-120 by-elections have added a new twist to Pakistans political landscape. Two militant and extremist groups through their newly formed political wings participated in elections first time ever and made their presence felt in a big way. SBS Urdu asked renowned journalist and writer, Zahid Hussain about his views on this new development as well as about Pakistans foreign policy in Trumps era. Listen how he sees the entrance of militant and extremist organisations in politics when Pakistans...

Duration: 00:13:42


Cricket for South Asian Females

9/20/2017
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Cricket Victoria has developed a National Female Cricket Strategy to grow female participation at all levels of cricket. The strategy also embeds South Asian female involvement in the sport across coaches, umpires, administrators and officials. To achieve this, a comprehensive offering of participation programs and female-only activities feature in this strategy. Cricket plays a big part of the South Asian culture. SBS Urdu asked Hussain Hanif from Cricket Victoria about upcoming activities...

Duration: 00:07:39


Shahid Malik blends the nature and architect in paintings

9/17/2017
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Shahid Malik is one of those gifted souls who are good at the balancing act of drawing shapes in different styles and eye catching colours. Recently he was part of truck art project for Parramasala festival. Listen inspirational story of Shahid Malik in his own words. ( شاہد ملک ایک ایسے مصور جن کا برش رنگوں سے کھیلتے کھیلتے ایسے فن پارے تخلیق کرتا ہے جو جیتی جاگتی تصویریں بن جاتی ہیں)

Duration: 00:15:46


Sydney University SASG screening 'Films for Thought'

9/17/2017
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The South Asia Study Group (Australia) is screening first ever film series 'Films for Thought'. Film series will include a set of films over the course of this semester focusing on gender issues in different countries across the South Asian region and the South Asian diaspora in Australia including Academy Award winning documentaries Saving Face and A Girl in the River. Coordinator of South Asia Study Group (University of Sydney) Hussain Nadim is sharing the details. (سڈنی یونیورسٹی کا...

Duration: 00:07:01


Did you know you can access interpreter services for free?

9/17/2017
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Navigating a new country is not easy, and not being fluent in English can make it worst. There's a national service in Australia that provides interpreters who can help you in many different situations. It's called Translating and Interpreting Service, or just TIS National. (Navigating a new country is not easy, and not being fluent in English can make it worst. There's a national service in Australia that provides interpreters who can help you in many different situations. It's called...

Duration: 00:04:33


Sydney University SASG screening 'Films for Thought'

9/16/2017
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The South Asia Study Group is screening first film series 'Films for Thought'. Film series will include a set of films over the course of this semester focusing on gender issues in different countries across the South Asian region and the South Asian diaspora living in Australia. Movies includes Academy Award winning documentaries such as Saving Face and A Girl in the River. Director of South Asia Study Group (University of Sydney) Hussain Nadim is sharing the details. (سڈنی یونیورسٹی کا...

Duration: 00:01:00


ATO Tax Talk September 2017

9/16/2017
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The following community Information is brought to you by the Australian Taxation Office. You have until October 31st to file your own tax return or to register with a tax representative. MyTax is ready to serve anyone who wants to self-filing, including individual entrepreneurs. (The following community Information is brought to you by the Australian Taxation Office. You have until October 31st to file your own tax return or to register with a tax representative. MyTax is ready to serve...

Duration: 00:01:13


A Chat With Zushan Hashmi

9/13/2017
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Zushan Hashmi with us with us in the studio. He talked about on a number of topics, ranging from his experience as a student to his test in music. He is about to complete his Masters in International Relations at the University of Sydney. He has also helped in launching and developing the South Asia Study Group at the Department of Government and International Relations at the University. Here has organised a range of seminars, events, and conferences to generate academic and policy...

Duration: 00:16:50


Sufi Night

9/13/2017
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A night of Sufi music in Melbourne with local artist all around Australia. ()

Duration: 00:03:44


Sufi Night

9/13/2017
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A night of Sufi music in Melbourne with local artist all around Australia. ()

Duration: 00:02:01


Pakistani Street Food

9/13/2017
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Pakistani Street Food: Enjoy Pakistani street food at International Night Markets at UNSW, Sydney. ()

Duration: 00:02:01


Path to Restoration of International Cricket

9/13/2017
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Visit of World XI to play Azadi Cup- T20 series has marked the beginning of the restoration of international cricket in Pakistan after a dry spell of eight long years. Our correspondent Mazhar Arshad explains the important this T20 series. ()

Duration: 00:08:29


Abdul Rahim - versatile singer and marvellous entertainer

9/10/2017
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Abdul Rahim is a young multi-talented IT Engineer by Profession and a Singer by Passion from Lahore, Pakistan. He is Masters Graduate from University of South Australia and has recently moved from Adelaide and now settled in Sydney. He has sung a variety of songs by different singers with variation of moods. He is a versatile singer & marvellous entertainer and is super excited to perform in Sydney and mesmerise us with his magical voice. Besides that, he is very active and quite helping...

Duration: 00:18:30


Call on Australia to do more to end the violence in Rakhine State

9/10/2017
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The refugees are fleeing from the violence in Rakhine state any way they can. The local Rohingya community has called on Australia and the United Nations to do more to end the violence in Rakhine State. Hundreds have protested in Melbourne over the treatment of Muslim minorities in Myanmar, saying three thousand Rohingyas have been killed over the past year. Spoke person of Burmese Rohingya Community in Australia (BRCA) Siraj Ul Bashir is describing the situation and plight of Rohingya...

Duration: 00:13:12


Citizenship test - Will Senate approve it?

9/10/2017
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While the citizenship status of Australia's parliamentarians has dominated the news for months, a Government bill to make it harder for people to get citizenship was under quiet scrutiny. Proposed changes include a longer waiting period for re-applicants and including questions about Australian values and a university-level English exam in the citizenship test. (آسٹریلین شہریت کے قانون میں تبدیلی کی بحث میں آپ بھی اپنے خیالات کا اظہار کر سکتے ہیں www.facebook.com.au/urdu)

Duration: 00:04:04

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