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  • US Vice president exits NFL game after anthem protest

    US Vice President Mike Pence walked out of an NFL game Sunday after some players knelt for the national anthem, the latest twist in a running saga over the controversial protests against racial injustice...

    "While everyone is entitled to their own opinions, I don't think it's too much to ask NFL players to respect the Flag and our National Anthem," Pence tweeted...

  • Wave of protests grip NFL after Trump urges fan boycott

    Trump ignited a firestorm of criticism after comments on Friday in which he described NFL players who chose to take a knee through renditions of “The Star-Spangled Banner” as “sons of bitches” who should be fired...

    The US leader doubled down on those remarks in an early morning tweet, urging fans to boycott the NFL as long as the protests continued...

  • NFL players kneel in protest after Trump urges fans to boycott games

    A wave of protests swept across the National Football League (NFL) on Sunday as United States (US) President Donald Trump escalated his feud with players who kneel during the US national anthem to draw attention to racial injustice...

    Trump ignited a firestorm of criticism after comments on Friday in which he described NFL players who chose to take a knee through renditions of “The Star-Spangled Banner” as “sons-of-bit***s” who should...

  • Pakistani-American billionaire Shahid Khan says jealousy drives Trump's attacks on NFL

    Jacksonville Jaguars owner Pakistani-born American billionaire Shahid Khan says United States (US) President Donald Trump is “jealous” of the NFL and trying to soil its image in “personal” attacks in an interview with USA Today published on Thursday...

    The 67-year-old who also owns English football club Fulham, spoke at an NFL owners meetings in New York, where team owners and players met to discuss Trump's call for the league to...

  • Youth festival begins at Kohat varsity

    PESHAWAR: A two-day ‘Aghaz-i-Janoon’ youth festival got under way at the Kohat University of Science and Technology (KUST) on Sunday...

    Pak Welfare Youth Organisation (PWYO) and directorate of sports and youth affairs are jointly organising the event after successfully holding the festival at Peshawar, Dera Ismail Khan and Bannu, respectively...

  • Arts Council’s youth festival begins on May 23

    KARACHI: This year’s second youth festival organised by the Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi in collaboration with the I Am Karachi initiative will be held from May 23 to May 30...

    He said last month’s successfully held festival had made the council realise that it’s better to hold workshops earlier so that when the young ones entered the final stages of the festival, they’re better prepared...

  • Russia hosts Soviet-style youth festival as Putin woos under-30s

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on Sunday at a youth festival launched in the Soviet era, in his latest effort to appeal to young Russians ahead of the presidential election next year...

    The World Festival of Youth and Students was initiated by the USSR and the Eastern Bloc after World War II and Russia is hosting the 19th festival in Sochi’s Olympic park on the Black Sea, following a Soviet-style parade in Moscow on...

  • Youth Drama Festival opens at PNCA

    ISLAMABAD: The five-day Youth Drama Festival 2017 opened at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) on Friday...

    A total of 117 universities and colleges from Rawalpindi and Islamabad are invited to the festival, and the 12 best productions have been selected to be performed before the jury...

  • Youth theatre festival concludes

    LAHORE: The five-day Ajoka Theatre Youth Festival concluded on Sunday at Alhamra Cultural Complex, Qadhafi Stadium...

    The festival proved to be a success as the turnout was encouraging...

  • Dance night highlight of youth festival

    LAHORE: The second day of 14th Youth Performing Arts Festival featured eight to 10 theatrical performances but the main attraction of the day was the dance night...

    A major chunk of visitors comprised the youth from various educational institutes...

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