This is a 3rd party app and is in no way associated with the BBC. This is the first dedicated BBC Urdu News App. Read all the latest news from the BBC in Urdu.
Contributed on 2012/10/17
PAR is a secular, apolitical language school for people interested in learning Arabic and languages of the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. Sign up for Urdu classes this fall!
Contributed on 2012/07/11
We were so happy to learn that Google Translate rolled out support for Urdu. And they have phonetic typing! We just love Google.
Contributed on 2012/03/15
At Rumicode, we have a strong preference for a straight-forward, always unambiguous mapping to create Urdu characters. However, we know the benefits of IME software if you are generating Urdu across applications and sites.
In that case, we are eager to share Google's IME for Urdu. It will work fine for easy words or shorter pieces of text but be prepared for some frustration. Selection-based transliteration tools are data-driven, and they can only guess at what you are trying to type.
Contributed on 2011/12/15