ISLAMABAD: A ceremony was held at the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi to commemorate the 141st birth anniversary of national poet and philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal on Friday. The officers and staff members of the high commission offered Quran Khawani for the esal-e-sawab of the soul of Iqbal. The messages of President Dr Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan were read out on this occasion. Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood said Iqbal was an epoch-making personality, who helped turn the…
LONDON: The 100th birth anniversary of renowned poet, Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi was commemorated at Pakistan High Commission London. In this regard, a Literary Evening was jointly organized by the High Commission and Urdu Markaz London. The Evening featured screening of a documentary on the life and work of Qasmi Sahib, talk on his poetry and short story and singing of his famous ghazals. Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK Syed Ibne Abbas termed Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi a great figure in the contemporary Urdu literature. He…
SYDNEY: Australians paid tribute to the memory of "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin on Sunday on the tenth anniversary of the death of the iconic television celebrity and conservationist.