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Anjum's biography of Iqbal is a timely and valuable contribution to the ever-dwindling domain of Iqbal studies in India

Larger-than-life poet of Urdu and Persian

Jan 2, 2015 5:50 AM

ALLAMA Mohamed Iqbal, one of the Indian subcontinent's most versatile and controversial figures of the 20th century, defies easy categorisation. The myriad ironies and contradictions that defined colonial India seem to have converged in the life and works of Iqbal to the extent that the exact