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Younis overtakes Miandad to become Pak's highest run-getter in Tests  Oct 13, 6:42 pm
Karachi, Oct.13 (ANI): Younis Khan has replaced Javed Miandad as Pakistan's highest run scorer during the opening day of first Test of the three-match series against England on Tuesday.
Watson gives green signal for Pakistan Super League  Oct 13, 5:53 pm
Karachi, Oct.13 (ANI): Australian explosive all-rounder Shane Watson has become the latest big player to associate with the Pakistan Super League (PSL), a franchise-based T20 tournament which begins in the United Arab Emirates in February next year.
BJP asks writers why did they not return awards during UPA rule  Oct 13, 5:53 pm
New Delhi, 0ct.13 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Goel on Tuesday asked prominent writers of the country as to why did they not return their Sahitya Akademi awards when the Congress-led UPA regime was in power for a decade.
ICC should take cognizance of allegations against Dinesh Mongia, says Chetan Chauhan  Oct 13, 5:38 pm
New Delhi, Oct.13 (ANI): Following Lou Vincent's allegations against Dinesh Mongia's involvement in match-fixing during the Indian Cricket League (ICL), former Test opener Chetan Chauhan urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take cognizance of it and prevent a repeat of such incidents.
Punjabi writer Ajmer Singh Aulakh returns Sahitya Akademi award  Oct 13, 4:43 pm
Ludhiana, 0ct.13 (ANI): Punjabi writer Ajmer Singh Aulakh returned his Sahitya Akademi award on Tuesday.
Farmers call off rail blockade in Punjab  Oct 13, 3:39 pm
Chandigarh, Oct. 13 (ANI): Protesting farmers in Punjab called off their rail blockade on Tuesday, keeping in mind the difficulties faced by people.
Kashmiri writer Ghulam Nabi Khayal also gives up his Sahitya Akademi award  Oct 13, 1:53 pm
Srinagar, 0ct.13 (ANI): Prominent Jammu and Kashmir writer and journalist Ghulam Nabi Khayal on Tuesday decided to return his Sahitya Akademi award in protest against the growing intolerance in the country.
Naqvi defends Govt., says 'politics and literature' must not be mixed  Oct 13, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday asked the literary icons, who have returned their Sahitya Akademi awards over 'growing intolerance', not to blame the government for their cause and said that 'politics and literature' must not be mixed.
Pakistan opt to bat in opening Test against England  Oct 13, 11:40 am
Abu Dhabi, Oct.13 (ANI): Pakistan won the toss and opted to bat first in the first Test of the three-match series against England, here at Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Tuesday.
FTII row: Gajendra Chauhan urges students to strike chord with Govt.  Oct 13, 11:31 am
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman Gajendra Chauhan on Tuesday appealed to the protesting students to arrive at an agreement in the upcoming meeting with the Information and Broadcasting Ministry so that the situation can return to normal at the institute.
Mahesh Sharma cries foul after being 'misquoted' over Sahitya Akademi crisis  Oct 13, 11:06 am
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma on Tuesday said that he has been misquoted by a leading English daily over his opinion on the ongoing crisis in the Sahitya Akademi and clarified that he was only against the 'platform' which the writers had chosen to show their protest.
Punjabi poet Surjit Patar returns Sahitya Akademi Award  Oct 13, 9:58 am
Ludhiana, Oct. 13 (ANI): Punjabi poet Surjit Patar returned his Sahitya Akademi Award yesterday to register his protest against the growing incidents of intolerance and communal violence in the country.
Individual's freedom is being attacked on a daily basis: Maya Krishna Rao  Oct 13, 9:35 am
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): Theatre artist Maya Krishna Rao, who returned her Sangeet Natak Akademy award yesterday in protest against the Dadri lynching case and the rising intolerance in the country, said on Tuesday that attack on an individual's freedom is taking place on a daily basis.
Theatre artist Maya Krishna Rao returns Sangeet Natak Academy award  Oct 12, 9:20 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 12 (ANI): Theatre artist Maya Krishna Rao on Monday returned her Sangeet Natak Akademy award in protest against the Dadri lynching case and the rising intolerance in the country.
Misbah, Younis have 'earned right' to choose their time of retirement, says Wasim  Oct 12, 6:09 pm
Karachi, Oct.12 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has hit back at critics of Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq and veteran Younis Khan, saying the duo have earned full rights to decide when they want to retire.
Shiv Sena says ink attack non-violent, protest against Kasuri's book launch still on  Oct 12, 5:31 pm
Mumbai, Oct.12, (ANI): Justifying the brazen ink attack on the chairman of the Mumbai unit of the Observer Research Foundation (ORF), Sudheendra Kulkarni, the Shiv Sena on Monday said it was a non-violent protest and denied rumours that it was withdrawing its protest against the launch of former Pakistan foreign minister Kasuri's book.
LIVA redefines hottest new trend with Kangana Ranaut as brand ambassador  Oct 12, 4:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI-NewsVoir): LIVA, from the Aditya Birla Group, unveiled its latest campaign with the fashion goddess and brand ambassador, Kangana Ranaut. The recently launched brand offers fabric made of natural fibers.
Madhesis burn newly elected PM Oli's effigy in protest  Oct 12, 4:24 pm
Kathmandu, Oct.12 (ANI): Madhesis in Nepal burnt effigies of newly elected Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli in protest against the Constitution on Monday.
Australia recall Warner, Johnson for Test training camp  Oct 12, 4:23 pm
Johannesburg, Oct.12 (ANI): Opener David Warner and frontline pacer Mitchell Johnson have been called in for a training programme before the upcoming Test series against New Zealand.
Rijiju condemns ink attack on Kulkarni  Oct 12, 3:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct.12 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affair Kiren Rijiju on Monday condemned the ink attack on Sudheendra Kulkarni by the Shiv Sena, hours before the launch of a book of former Pakistan foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri, saying it was unjust to carry out violent forms of protest.
Shiv Sena playing cheap anti-Pakistan politics: D. Raja  Oct 12, 1:18 pm
New Delhi, 0ct.12 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Monday said that protest by the Shiv Sena against former Pakistan foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri's book launch is highly deplorable, adding that they are playing cheap anti-Pakistan politics which is not in the interest of the country.
Volkswagen recalling 1,950 vehicles in China  Oct 12, 1:18 pm
Washington D.C., Oct 12 (ANI): Volkswagen is recalling 1,950 vehicles in China to repair engine software that the company admitted cheats on emissions tests.
Younis aims to outshine Miandad's Test record at Abu Dhabi  Oct 12, 12:47 pm
Johannesburg, Oct.12 (ANI): Veteran batsman Younis Khan, who is set to become the highest Test scorer for Pakistan by surpassing Javed Miandad, admitted that he was nowhere near the level of the cricket legend.
`Injured` Corey ruled out of New Zealand's tour to Australia  Oct 12, 11:44 am
Johannesburg, Oct.12 (ANI): New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson, who is suffering from a back injury, has been ruled out from the upcoming Test series against Australia.
Kanye West astounds `American Idol` judges with fake audition  Oct 12, 10:15 am
Melbourne, Oct.12 (ANI): The judges and contestants of 'American Idol' were left astounded when Kanye West capped off his Saturday with a surprise audition.