The Urdu Point website is a Pakistani web portal in Urdu language that features news stories, weather, Urdu literature, Islamic articles and horoscopes. UrduPoint.com covers politics, business, sports, entertainment and technology.
Urdu Point reports on national and international events and caters to the Urdu-speaking community who can read and write in Urdu. The website publishes poetry, editorials, interviews, blogs and travel guides. It also features articles related to health, women, children and gadgets. The website posts the latest cricket match scores and schedules as well as covering hockey, squash, football, tennis and boxing news. The website’s Books section features lists of books across various genres, including fiction, religion, history and travel.
The children’s section contains articles, stories, games and contests. Urdu Point features literary news, book reviews, Sufi poetry and world literature. The website also offers entertainment news about Bollywood, Hollywood, television, music and theater. In addition, the website publishes interesting and funny news and stories from around the world. Urdu Point also offers information on the latest and upcoming mobile phones across various brands.
Urdu Point was launched in Aug. 14, 2000 by Ali Chowdhury. It is a popular Web portal based in Lahore, Pakistan, and provides publishing space for both experienced and new writers and poets.