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Javed Akhtar to be honoured with Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award

Javed Akhtar to be honoured with Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award

Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has been honoured with the Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award on the 80th birthday of veteran music composer Hridaynath Mangeshkar. Akhtar will receive Rs 100,000 along with a memento. The award function will held at Shanmukhanand Hall, Kings Circle.

Pakistan seeks extension of Hafiz Saeed's detention

Pakistan seeks extension of Hafiz Saeed's detention

The Pakistan govt on Tuesday sought the extension of Mumbai attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed's detention under the public safety law. Earlier today, Saeed was presented before a 3-member Punjab provincial judicial review board amid high security. Saeed has been under house arrest since January.

'Only a penalty if the referee says so'

'Only a penalty if the referee says so'

  • BFC coach Albert Roca again reminded everyone that the Blues were victims of a dubious decision in the first leg.
  • The Blues need a two-goal lead to advance to the final.
  • The Spanish coach urged his boys to move on.
Dalai Lama arrives in Manipur on 3-day visit

Dalai Lama arrives in Manipur on 3-day visit

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrived in Imphal on his maiden visit to participate in an international peace conference. This is his second visit to the northeast this year. Security has been escalated in the city in wake of Dalai Lama's 3-day visit.