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Remembering Ahmed Faraz on his 9th death anniversary

KARACHI: Ahmed Faraz was among those distinguished poets whose literal sense and multifaceted poetry became widely popular sometimes for romantic adolescent and other times for hailing revolution. He left the world nine years ago yet remained alive through his poetry in the Urdu literary work.     Born as Syed Ahmed Shah on  14 January, 1931 in Kohat city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, he rose to fame as Ahmed Faraz (pen name). He belong to the Sufi family of Haji Bahadur. Despite wrapped in nostalgia and talking about the…

Shibli Faraz says ‘important documents’ stolen from Islamabad residence

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf leader Senator Shibli Faraz on Saturday claimed that his house was burgled the previous night by unknown persons, ARY News reported. However, he said that several 'important documents' including his letters, tax returns, property papers and documents of the Ahmed Faraz Trust were taken away. The son of renowned poet Ahmed Faraz, said the house located in Sector F7, was vacant and the documents were shifted there from his office. He said that only documents were stolen and no other…