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<strong>Pakistan</strong> in command despite Warner's century

Pakistan in command despite Warner's century

24 Oct 2014

Dubai: Pakistan’s spin bowlers shared six wickets between them to take control of the first Test against Australia despite a brilliant hundred by David Warner on the third day on Friday. Warner smashed 133 for his ninth Test century and his third in as many innings to match the indomitable Donald Bradman.

Pakistan vs Australia,   David Warner,   Donald Bradman,  
Malala wishes to go back to <strong>Pakistan</strong>, join politics

Malala wishes to go back to Pakistan, join politics

24 Oct 2014

Islamabad: Pakistani teenage rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has expressed her desire to join politics and return to the Swat Valley where she was shot in the head by the Taliban.

Pakistan,   Rights activist,   Nobel Peace Prize,   Malala Yousafzai,   Swat Valley,   Taliban,  
Indian equities markets start 'New Year' on positive note

Indian equities markets start 'New Year' on positive note

24 Oct 2014

Mumbai: Samavat 2071, marking the start of the New Year, began on a positive note for Indian equities at a special trading session on Diwali day (Thursday) with a key index gaining some 63 points, or 0.24 percent.

Indian equities markets,   New Year,   market,   festive season,   festival,   Indian festival,   Diwali,  
<strong>Pakistan</strong>, Iran exchange fire on border

Pakistan, Iran exchange fire on border

24 Oct 2014

Islamabad: Pakistani and Iranian troops have exchanged fire along the border in the latest flare-up of violence between the two sides, days after similar border clashes killed a Pakistani soldier and wounded three others.

Pakistan,   Iran,   ceasefire along border,   Pakistan Iran exchange fire,   Pakistan Iran border clash,   ,  
John Kerry lits diya to celebrate first ever Diwali at State Department

John Kerry lits diya to celebrate first ever Diwali at State Department

24 Oct 2014

Washington: Amidst chanting of Vedic mantras and lighting of the traditional 'diya' by none other than US Secretary of State John Kerry, Diwali – the festival of lights was celebrated for the first time at the State Department.

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India wants peace with China but not at cost of honour: Rajnath Singh

India wants peace with China but not at cost of honour: Rajnath Singh

24 Oct 2014

Greater Noida: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that India wants peace with China but that cannot come at the cost of honour.

Pakistan,   ceasefire violations,   Rajnath Singh,   ceasefire,   Pak ceasefire,   India,   Pakistan,   Jammu and Kashmir,  
Diwali special: Significance of 'Diyas'

Diwali special: Significance of 'Diyas'

23 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Festival of lights, joy and happiness- 'Diwali' where each one of us decorate our homes with beautiful and stylish 'diyas', which enlighten homes and souls on this auspicious day. The gleam of diyas or the earthen lamp makes Diwali a very special one for all.

Diwali,   Significance of Diyas,   diya,   Diwali,   Diwali celebration,   festivity,   festival,  
PCB releases Saqlain from Ajmal duty

PCB releases Saqlain from Ajmal duty

24 Oct 2014

Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have released former off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq after completion of a one-month contract but said that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will continue his remedial work on his bowling action.

PCB,   Pakistan Cricket Board,   Saqlain Mushtaq,   Saeed Ajmal,   bowling action,   World Cup,  
Diwali special: The tradition of 'rangoli'

Diwali special: The tradition of 'rangoli'

23 Oct 2014

New Delhi: If light is one significant aspect of Diwali, then colourful rangoli is another important aspect of this auspicious occasion. Both lights and colours have their own significances.

Diwali,   rangoli tradition,   rangoli,   diwali celebration,   Indian festival,   festivity,   festive season,   ,  
<strong>Pakistan</strong> President greets Hindus on Diwali

Pakistan President greets Hindus on Diwali

23 Oct 2014

Islamabad: Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday greeted Hindus on Diwali and assured the minorities in the country that their rights and security will be safeguarded.

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