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  • JK Rowling condemns 'horrifying' attack on Salman Rushdie August 13, 2022 9:58 am Daily Mail British author JK Rowling has condemned the 'horrifying' attempt on Salman Rushdie's life in upstate New York after The Satanic Verses novellist was stabbed multiple times by a suspected knifeman with alleged sympathies to Iran's theocratic …
  • Shocking video seconds after Salman Rushide was stabbed shows audience rush to help after attack August 13, 2022 9:58 am Daily Mail New video footage shows the moment audience members tackled a knifeman moments after he stabbed Salman Rushdie on stage in New York, as the author remains on a ventilator and risks losing an eye today. In the three minute clip, people can be heard …
  • He was a celebrity pastor at one of Canada’s biggest megachurches. Inside the sexual abuse allegations that brought down Bruxy Cavey August 13, 2022 9:41 am The Toronto Star When she was in her early 20s, Alanna joined the Meeting House church in Oakville. It was supposed to be different from the ultra-conservative congregation she grew up in. The Meeting House was known for being casual, branded as “a church for people who …
  • Good News in History, August 13 August 13, 2022 8:28 am Good News Network 25 years ago today, the first ever episode of the TV cartoon series South Park aired. becoming infamous for its profanity and dark, surreal humor that satirizes a wide range of topics toward an adult audience, it has consistently achieved the highest …
  • Iran state media PRAISES Salman Rushdie's attacker August 13, 2022 8:01 am Daily Mail Iran's deranged theocratic dictatorship has today gleefully celebrated the sickening attack on Salman Rushdie, hailing the British author's suspected knifeman and branding the novellist an 'apostate' and 'heretic' whose book The …
  • The Vicious Attack On Salman Rushdie Has Got Twitter Raging Over Intolerance & Hatred In Our World August 13, 2022 7:56 am ScoopWhoop "What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist." Salman Rushdie, former Booker prize winner and the author of books like Midnight's Children, Shame, and the acclaimed Satanic Verses, was brutally attacked at …
  • Salman Rushdie 'is on ventilator and may lose an eye' after New York attack August 13, 2022 7:51 am Metro Sir Salman was stabbed at least once in the neck and once in the abdomen (Pictures: Reuters/AP)Author Salman Rushdie may lose an eye and has suffered severed nerves and damage to his liver after he was stabbed on stage in New York, his agent has said. …
  • Reading with Robin hosts 3 authors of The Lost Summers of Newport August 13, 2022 7:45 am RI News Today - Rhode Island WPRI’s The Rhode Show and Reading With Robin bring the biggest book club to the smallest state with The Lost Summers of Newport. Reading With Robin and The Rhode Show present the state’s biggest book club featuring a conversation with authors Beatriz …
  • Man, 24, who stabbed Salman Rushdie had fake driver's license in name of HEZBOLLAH commander  August 13, 2022 7:21 am Daily Mail The man accused of stabbing author Salman Rushdie held a fake driver's license bearing the surname of an infamous Hezbollah commander, it has been claimed.    That driver's license, which was was found on 24-year-old Hadi Mater bore the name Hassan …
  • ‘Books bring us into being’: how writing about reading became an inspiring literary genre of its own August 13, 2022 7:10 am The Guardian Books throw us into the world as much as they provide respite from it. Now that summer is here, I am reminded of the particular pleasure of lying reading on the grass. It’s a memory of adolescence, filled with sensuality: toes curled on to green softness; …
  • Salman Rushdie, a fierce critic of religion with a bounty on his head August 13, 2022 6:48 am ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Author Salman Rushdie is in hospital after being attacked at a talk on artistic freedom in Chautauqua, New York. Key points: Salman Rushdie has faced death threats since the release of his novel The Satanic Verses in 1988 A fatwa was pronounced by Iran…
  • 20-year-old Booker nominee Leila Mottley: 'It took me a while to process. It's a huge deal' August 13, 2022 6:48 am iNews UK Since Nightcrawling was bought in a fierce bidding war a few years ago, Leila Mottley, the 20-year-old author, has already written – and discarded – two more novels. Mottley has been ferociously productive from a young age, with two (unpublished) novels …
  • The women telling the Kenyan story August 13, 2022 6:32 am Nation Africa Kenya Screenwriters are oftentimes the unsung heroes of the film industry yet they're responsible for writing the stories that we ingest on a daily basis. Much like female directors, women screenwriters are a part of an industry largely dominated by men, …
  • Salman Rushdie net worth: Author once stayed in a safe house with bomb-proof curtains due to death threats August 13, 2022 6:29 am MEAWW CHAUTAUQUA, NEW YORK: Acclaimed author Sir Salman Rushdie was stabbed up to 15 times on Friday, August 12. According to reports, he was at least stabbed once in the neck and once in the abdomen. The ‘Midnight's Children’ author was about to deliver a …
  • JK Rowling, Stephen King and others condemn ‘HORRIFYING’ attack on Salman Rushdie August 13, 2022 6:29 am MEAWW CHAUTAUQUA, NEW YORK: Salman Rushdie, whose writings have been dubbed blasphemous by many Muslims around the world, was stabbed up to 15 times at an event where he was about to deliver a speech about free artistic expression. The alleged attacker has been …
  • GREG GUTFELD: Democrats are suddenly against criticizing law enforcement August 13, 2022 6:23 am Fox News 'Gutfeld! panelists weigh in on the latest details regarding AG Merrick Garland's role in the FBI raid of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago home. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Yeah. Happy Friday, everyone. What a week, …
  • Decades after Khomeini fatwa, Salman Rushdie gets stabbed in New York August 13, 2022 6:21 am The Arab Weekly A decade in hiding Rushdie, 75, was propelled into the spotlight with his second novel “Midnight’s Children” in 1981, which won international praise and Britain’s prestigious Booker Prize for its portrayal of post-independence India. But his 1988 book “The …
  • KLAVAN: Who Do You Think You Are? August 13, 2022 5:45 am Daily Wire The following is the transcript of a speech given by Andrew Klavan at the YAF National Conservative Students Conference. I found I had to give a lot of thought to what I wanted to say to a group of whippersnappers like yourselves. The fact is I sometimes …
  • Rushdie Stabbing Reminds Us That Iran Is Still World’s Leading Terror State August 13, 2022 4:50 am The Federalist Reuters reports that a man stormed the stage at the Chautauqua Institution and stabbed British author Salman Rushdie in the neck as he was being introduced. The topic of discussion was “the United States as asylum for writers and other artists in exile and …
  • Meet Salman Rushdie’s two children as author undergoes surgery after attack August 13, 2022 4:19 am Central Recorder Author Salman Rushdie was rushed to the hospital after being attacked at New York’s Chautauqua Institution on Friday, August 12. Here’s a look at the novelist’s two children. The 75-year-old author underwent multiple surgeriesFollowing the attack that left …
  • Retirement Gifts For Women August 13, 2022 3:45 am MENAFN (MENAFN- ValueWalk) She deserves to celebrate her retirement . She can relax and do the things she has always wanted to do but never have time to do. Due to this fact, these gifts are the perfect way to get her started on this exciting new journey. Table …
  • Salman Rushdie on ventilator after stabbing and could lose an eye August 13, 2022 3:39 am Le Monde Salman Rushdie at the Frankfurt book fair in 2015 RALPH ORLOWSKI / REUTERS British author Salman Rushdie, whose writings have made him the target of Iranian death threats, was on a ventilator and could lose an eye after he was repeatedly stabbed at a …
  • Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator hours after New York stabbing, his agent says August 13, 2022 2:15 am The Globe and Mail Author Salman Rushdie is tended to after he was attacked during a lecture, Aug. 12, at the Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, N.Y., about 120 km south of Buffalo.Joshua Goodman/The Associated Press Salman Rushdie, who spent years in hiding and under …
  • Salman Rushdie stabbed on stage as he prepared to deliver lecture August 13, 2022 1:10 am The Herald (Scotland) A man has been taken into custody after Sir Salman Rushdie was stabbed on stage in New York state. The 75-year-old Indian-born British author, whose writing led to death threats from Iran in the 1980s, was about to deliver a lecture at the Chautauqua …
  • Salman Rushdie Attacked On Stage August 13, 2022 1:04 am Oprah Daily Author Salman Rushdie was attacked on Friday at the Chautauqua Institution, which holds arts and literary events and lectures throughout the summer. The 75 year-old Indian-born author had taken the stage at Chautauqua in western New York where he was to be …
  • Salman Rushdie on ventilator after stabbing August 13, 2022 1:00 am Buenos Aires Times British author Salman Rushdie, whose writings have made him the target of Iranian death threats, was on a ventilator and could lose an eye after he was repeatedly stabbed at a literary event in New York state Friday. Following the attack just before 11:00 …
  • Salman Rushdie is on a ventilator, cannot speak, will likely lose an eye, after being stabbed August 13, 2022 12:41 am Daily Mail Salman Rushdie is on a ventilator, cannot speak, and will likely lose an eye, after being stabbed up to 15 times on Friday by a suspect police have identified as a man from New Jersey 'with sympathies toward the Iranian government.'  Authorities …
  • Salman Rushdie on ventilator, may lose an eye after New York stabbing, agent says August 13, 2022 12:41 am SBS Booker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie is on a ventilator after being attacked as he was about to deliver a lecture in western New York on Friday. The author's agent, Andrew Wylie, said in a statement to the New York Times on Friday evening, " …
  • 10 fun facts you may not know about the Park City Library August 13, 2022 12:27 am TownLift - Utah PARK CITY, Utah — We all know that we can rent books from the library or grab a coffee at Lucky Ones, but did you know that the Park City Library is a powerhouse of research help, cultural education, rental equipment, and events? There’s much more than …
  • Sir Salman Rushdie ‘on a ventilator and could lose an eye’ after New York attack August 13, 2022 12:04 am The Independent For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our breaking news emails Sign up to our free breaking news emails Sir Salman Rushdie is reportedly on a ventilator and may lose an eye after he was stabbed on stage in New York …

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