Pakistan-born Ahmed can be an Aussie

Pakistan-born leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed today had his bid for Australian citizenship accepted, making him eligible to play in the upcoming Ashes series in England.

Ahmed cleared for Ashes after successful Oz citizenship vote

a ray of hope to Australia`s Ashes prospects, leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed has reportedly cleared the final hurdle to be eligible for the looming series in England after legislation that allows him to be granted a passport successfully passed through the Senate.

Inverarity hints at positive Ashes chance for `refugee` Ahmed

Australia`s chairman of selectors John Inverarity has reportedly hinted that Pakistan-born leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed could yet be called into the Ashes squad.

CPI(M) asks govt to amend Citizenship Act

The CPI(M) has urged the government to amend the Citizenship Act to provide citizenship to large number of refugees from Bangladesh.