Tuesday, 25 January 2022

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Nobel-winning writer V.S. Naipaul dies aged 85

LONDON: British author V.S. Naipaul, a famously outspoken Nobel laureate who wrote on the traumas of post-colonial change, has died at the age of 85. Naipaul, who was born in Trinidad and the son of an Indian civil servant, was best known for works including “A House for Mr Biswas” ...

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British author and activist Maureen Lines passes away in Pakistan

PESHAWAR: British author and environmental activist Maureen Lines passed away in Peshawar on Saturday. She was 80, and was laid to rest at the Peshawar Christian graveyard. The social volunteer, known as the ‘barefoot doctor’, for scurrying through the Kalash valley for treatment of locals, dedicated her life to improving ...

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