Salman Rushdie off ventilator and talking, day after attack: Agent Andrew Wylie
Rushdie remained hospitalised with serious injuries, but fellow author Aatish Taseer tweeted in the evening that he was "off the ventilator and talking (and joking)." Rushdie's agent, Andrew Wylie, confirmed that information without offering further details.
Salman Rushdie taken off ventilator and talking, day after being stabbed in New York
In now-deleted tweet, fellow author Aatish Taseer says Rushdie was able to talk, which later the celebrated author’s agent Andrew Wylie confirms to the Associated Press
Salman Rushdie off ventilator and talking, a day after New York attack: agent - National
`The Satanic Verses'' author Salman Rushdie was taken off a ventilator and able to talk Saturday, a day after he was stabbed as he prepared to give a lecture in upstate New York.