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Scholar, writer Daud Rahbar passes away in US

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KARACHI: Eminent scholar, writer, poet, musician and thinker Daud Rahbar passed away at a nursing home in Deerfield Beach, Florida, the United States, on Saturday. He was 86. He is survived by his wife and two daughters. Born in 1926, Mr Rahbar spent his early days in Lahore where he showed fondness for writing poetry […]

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Time to revive Sindhi writer’s dream

Imtiaz Ali Karachi: A literary reference held on Sunday for late author, scholar, linguist and lawyer Sirajul Haq Memon (1933-2013) renewed calls to set up a modern university the late editor of Hilal-e-Pakistan had envisioned. Memon had even donated his property in Hyderabad, where Sindh Education Trust was housed, and also deposited Rs2million as seed […]

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