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Literature : no longer in

The demand for literature subjects in colleges and universities has decreased, Pakistan Today has learnt. From a period when literature was in high demand, the rise of the technical subject has meant

Books not bombs at Karachi’s literature festival

KARACHI – Pakistan is hosting one of the world’s youngest and fastest-growing literary festivals, a showcase of new talent where writers urge citizens to reverse the tide of extremism and global isolation. Now into a second year and determined to become an annual fixture on the international circuit, the Karachi Literature Festival portrays the softer face of a country more often associated with terrorism than award-winning prose.
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