An Analysis of ‘Translation for Urdu Media’

Zahoor Hussain Bhat


The translation from English into Urdu in the Urdu Media has been corresponding in the flow and dissemination of the information. The English language which is enjoying a global language status has taken a higher place in the world of translation particularly in media setting. It is ‘translation’ which guarantees its (information) reception by everyone. In India ‘Urdu Media’ (newspapers, television channels and radio stations) receive key share of national and international news from News Agencies in English language. Thus news is being translated into Urdu according to the requirements of Urdu media. Therefore this paper enlightens the position of translation process with reference to Urdu Media.


Translation, Journalistic Translation, Urdu Media, English Language

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