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Turkey honors Allama Iqbal with award for ‘Service to Islam’

ISLAMABAD: National poet and philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal has been honoured in Turkey through conferment of the “Dost Award” for “Service to Islam”. Iqbal’s grandson, Walid Iqbal, received the award on behalf of the Iqbal family, says a press release received here on Saturday from Konya. The impressive ceremony for the prestigious Dost Awards, usually conferred on one Turkish national and one international personality, was held in Konya. Turkish scholar Prof Dr Süleyman Uludağ received the award. Turkish…