INDEX OF Journalist

Selected poetry of hundreds of poets

Pakistani poet, author and journalist; authored two important books on Amir Khusrau and Urdu Marsiya

1936 Karachi

A poet of classical tradition, drew closely upon mystical poetry

1887 -1971

Poet and journalist, remained associated with daily 'Jasaarat' and 'Jung'


Prominent fiction writer, satarist and poet

1920 -1975 Saharanpur

Journalist, Poet, Storyteller & Editor of 'Filmi Sitare'. Who played several roles in Urdu Plays including Khwaja Ahmad Abbas movie ‘Pardesi’

1930 Delhi

Prominent Pakistani critic, researcher and columnist; an author of many books apart from 'Urdu Adab ki Tehreekein' and 'Urdu Afsaane Mein Dehaat ki Peshkash'; also assisted in editing several literary journals and newspapers

1928 -2016 Sargodha

Journalist and poet, known for his humour and satire

1952 Delhi

A poet and Journalist. Famous especially for his humorous columns.

1904 -1955 Lahore

Prominent scholar of Arabic, Persian and Sanskrit

1866 -1955 Delhi

One of the romantic poets; also published a collection of romantic poems called Roomaniyaat

1930 -1992 Rampur

One of the most celebrated and popular poets. Faced political repression for his revolutionary views.

1911 -1984 Lahore

Prominent poet and journalist who has also been associated with television channel.

1968 Karachi
1936 -2018 Mumbai
1901 -1993 Delhi

Freedom fighter, member of constituent assembly which drafted Indian Constitution. He gave the slogan "Inquilab Zindabad" during freedom movement. He was a devotee of Shri Krishna. He wrote the famous ghazal "chupke chupke raat din".

1878 -1951 Delhi

Prominent journalist, known for his unique expression among post modern poets

1971 Patna

FormeOne of the most prominent journalists in Pakistan

1940 Karachi

Prominent among first generation of modernist poets, very close to Miraji

1915 -1979 Jalandhar
1895 -1980 Punjab

One of the prominent leaders of indian freedom movement.

1878 -1931 Delhi

One of prominent modern poets. Disciple of Yas Yagana Changezi

1931 -2006 India

With BBC urdu service fame, obaid is presently Director, MCRC Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi.

1957 -2020 Delhi

Distinguished writer, poet and journalist. Earned a remarkable repute as the Editor of the popular Urdu magazine Aajkal.

1930 -1998 Delhi