Tag Archives: Remembered

Ahmad Faraz remembered

Ahmad Faraz Trust on Thursday organised a seminar in the remembrance of world-renowned progressive poet Ahmed Faraz. The seminar was held at National Language Promotion Department. Dr Kursheed Rizvi, a prominent poet,

Benazir remembered

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Punjab chapter on Thursday held a memorial service for Benazir Bhutto on her fifth death anniversary. Allama Muhammad Yousaf Awan offered prayers for the deceased leader at PPP

Intellectual Ashfaq Ahmed remembered

Renowned for his spiritualistic approach towards life, Ashfaq Ahmed who was a distinguished writer, playwright, broadcaster and an intellectual, was remembered on his death anniversary on Friday. Ashfaq Ahmed was born on

Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi remembered

The International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) arranged Friday a seminar on the life and achievements of famous Urdu writer and columnist Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi. The first session of the seminar was chaired

Mustafa Sadiq remembered

Mustafa Sadiq was a great journalist and had the skill of creating togetherness and brotherhood. No one could replace him, as he continued to raise the flag of journalism. Despite his close

Mansha Yaad remembered

Mansha Yaad’s commitment towards literature remained unshakeable in his whole life. He initiated experiments in his short stories that reflect the spirit of the age. These experiments gave him a vision to

Ali Mir remembered

A seminar was held at the MAO College on Thursday to commemorate the services of great Punjabi poet, Professor Ali Arshad Mir. MAO professors and the Prof Ali Arshad Mir foundation organised

Baqir Rizvi remembered

Sajad Baqir Rizvi was remembered by his contemporaries and students on Tuesday, on the eve of his 83rd birthday, when a collection of his translations compiled by Asma Asghar was launched. Students

Tasman Spirit saga remembered

The MV Tasman Spirit, a 1979 vintage, Japanese-built, Malta-registered and Greek-owned crude oil tanker, chartered by the Pakistan National Shipping Corporation (PNSC) on behalf of the National Oil refinery in Korangi, got

Safwat Ghayoor remembered

Glowing tributes were paid to late senior police officer Safwat Ghayoor on his first death anniversary in at Peshawar on Thursday. Safwat, Frontier Constabulary (FC) Commandant, was martyred in a suicide attack

Faiz Ahmed Faiz remembered

The International Urdu Conference was held in Long Island, New York in connection with Faiz’s centennial birth celebrations. A large number of international delegates attended the three day conference. Faiz’s daughter, Muneeza

Qateel Shifai remembered

Renowned Urdu Poet Qateel Shifai’s 10th death anniversary was observed on July 11 all over Pakistan by his admirers and lovers of Urdu Poetry. Qateel Shifai was born on 24 December 1919