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Meanwhile29 more dengue patients were reported positive on Thursday even as the health teams visited Tagore NagarHaibowal Kalan and Salem Tabri For all the latest Ludhiana News download Indian Express App More Related NewsTokyo:A powerful typhoon ripped into southern Japan on Sunday dumping torrential rain grounding hundreds of domestic flights and halting train services Representational image Reuters Typhoon Talim made a landfall in Kyushu the southernmost of Japan’s four main islands packing winds of up to 162 kilometres per hour the Japan Meteorological Agency said At least 644 domestic flights have been cancelled because of strong winds according to public broadcaster NHK while all major regional train services have been suspended operator JR Kyushu Railway said Authorities have issued warnings of rainstorms high seas possible landslides and flooding across the southern half of the Japanese archipelago The meteorological agency said the typhoon was expected to head northwards dumping heavy rain across a large area including on Tokyo The typhoon had earlier battered the southern Okinawan island chain dumping the most rain seen over a 24-hour period in 50 years on the city of Miyako before it hit Kyushu Big storms regularly strike Japan with 22 people killed when Typhoon Lionrock pounded the country last September Last month Typhoon Noru killed two and injured 51 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: March 10 2016 5:21 pm “Internationally such beautiful films are made with elderly actresses but that doesn’t happen here” Hema Malini said Related News Hema Malini says there is a dearth of opportunities for older actresses in Hindi films unlike in Hollywood where quality roles get written for female stars of all ages Malini who has starred in more than 150 films during her glorious career feels she can still play a variety of characters on screen but feels quality roles are hard to come by “Internationally such beautiful films are made with elderly actresses but that doesn’t happen here They don’t want to invest money because filmmaking is too expensive so why would they risk it with me That’s the problem… No one comes to me with (good roles)” the 67-year-old actress told PTI “Meryl Streep is doing fantastic work She is of my age I can also do so many things but I need opportunities for that” she added The actress who is the BJP MP from Mathura was last seen on the big screen in a guest appearance in megastar Amitabh Bachchan-starrer “Aarakshan” (2011) She will now be seen in Ramesh Sippy’s upcoming production “Shimla Mirchi” which also stars Rajkummar Rao and Rakul Preet Singh “It is a sweet comedy and I had fun doing the film I say yes when interesting roles come up and I thought this part was really nice so I agreed to be a part of it” Malini meanwhile has entered a new territory– singing She has launched her maiden album “Dream Girl” which has been composed by Babul Supriyo and features his duet “Aji suniye to zara kya hai manjra” with the actress The album also has two Bengali songs which Malini had originally recorded for Kishore Kumar “I never thought I would sing professionally but it so happened that I made Babul hear a Bengali song I had sung many years ago He thought I should sing and bring out an album I readily agreed I don’t let any opportunity go” When asked what was the reaction of her family to her songs Malini said “My family liked the tracks Dharam ji was surprised to hear me sing To impress him I even recorded a ghazal and made him hear that He said ‘I never knew you sing so well’ I said that now whenever you write a ghazal next I will sing” “Dream Girl” was earlier launched in Mumbai by Dharmendra Bachchan and his wife Jaya Bachchan The “Baghban” actress has also recorded a bhajan album which she will release soon For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Meghnad Desai | Published: August 23 2009 2:15 am Related News Children can be frightened by tales of ghosts Young nations need simple fairy tales of perfect heroes and dastardly villains It is essential for a nation to have an unsullied birth If the birth is traumatic then those memories have to be exorcised Laterwhen the children grow upthe fairy tales are forgotten Ghosts are just creatures of a frightened mind I had thought India had grown to teenage years with its angst and aggro But the Jaswant Singh episode tells me that childhood is still continuing Many want to believe that their founding fathers were perfect human beings and the villain at the birth of the nationJinnahwas a pure horror with no redeeming features When I was a childI was told the storyGandhiNehru and Patel fought hard for Indias freedom; the fiendish British divided and ruled; Jinnah was a stooge of the British and full of venom if not envy and hatred; he divided India single-handedly Fifty years backMaulana Azad exploded this fairy tale in his India Wins Freedom He recounted in detail the course of events in the two years preceding the Partition Most of Jaswant Singhs account of those two years is in consonance with Maulanas account Ram Manohar Lohias memoirs about the meeting on June 14-151947when the Congress considered the Partitionare in the public domain Gandhi sat silent Maulana smoked quietly and Nehru and Patel carried the argument for the Partition while the young-bloods Jaya Prakash and Lohia openly spoke against it The rush to Pakistan came latearound the middle of April 1947 Until then the outcome was openthanks to the Cabinet Mission Planwhich both the Congress and the Muslim League had accepted But each had a different interpretation Jinnah wanted some guarantee of minority rights from the British before they left His guarantee came in the form of three zones in which India was to be groupedwith a weak centre at the top Gandhi and Nehru took the view that once the British had gonethe Constituent Assembly in which the Congress had majority (although it failed to win a single Muslim seat) would be free to alter the zonal details as it pleased That was after all the British Parliaments way; no previous Parliament could bind any future one When Jinnah heard this explained by Nehru on July 101946he knew he had lost the game He would not have any guarantee for minority rights once the British left if the Cabinet Mission Plan was adopted All his life he had thought he could outplay anyone in the closed-door game of negotiations about Constitution-making Now he had played his last hand and lost So he took to the streets and August 161946began a year-long civil war between Muslims and Hindus across British India Through this year of bloodshednegotiations continued and an interim government was formed with the Congress and the League sharing portfolios But Liaqat Ali Khan as Finance Member moved a budget with severe taxation of profits quoting Nehrus fiery socialist speeches in defence The Congress was outraged The interim government was paralysed in acrimony It was at this point that with Mountbatten as the new Viceroythe idea came to the Congress leaders that they would not be able to share power with the Muslim League Gandhijis romantic suggestion that Jinnah be made Prime Minister was too shocking for Mountbatten for him to put to Patel and Nehru Patel by this timemid April 1947was convinced that Partition was the easier way out Then Mountbatten convinced Nehru By June 31947Partition had been accepted by both the Congress and the League All the above is well documented and has been known for 50 years I have read the material as has Jaswant Singh Having read his bookI can vouch for his truthfulness It is open to the Congress to deny this story as it has been doing since August 151947 It is open to the BJP to wallow in its ignorance and champion Patel as their mascot Luckily most Indians can read booksunlike their political netas So go ahead and get rid of the ghost For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by PTI | Mumbai | Published: May 30 2013 3:55 pm Related News Filmmaker Onir said that actor-director Rituparno Ghosh’s demise will be a huge loss for LesbianGayBisexualand Transgender (LGBT) community Rituparno Ghosh was known for his cross-dressing style and fascination for jewellery and make-up He was also one of the ardent supporters of the LGBT community “His passing away will be a big loss not only to lovers of cinema and artbut a huge loss to the LGBT community” tweeted Onirwho is a self-confessed gay “Will be leaving Kolkata in a bit Next time I come here there will one one warm soul missing” he added Rituparno Ghoshman behind films like Chokher Bali Antarmahal and Dosar died today following a cardiac arrest He was 49 For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Agencies | Cuttackodisha | Published: October 17 2012 10:50 am Related News Shooting prices of gold are no deterrent for Durga Puja organisers here to decorate images with ornaments made of the yellow metal and to give a golden backdrop to the tableau The fetish for gold started when organisers of the Choudhury Bazaar Puja decorated the ‘mandap’ with gold and made a golden crown for Goddess Durga and other deities in 2002 to mark the puja’s golden jubilee Before that silver used to be the chosen material for decorating tableaus or pandals in the Silver CityCuttack’s another namecalled “Chandi Medha” Laterthe Choudhury Bazaar Puja added gold to its tableau replacing silver and this year the mandap of Choudhury Bazaar will sparkle with around eight kg of gold In factthis committee was the first to go for silver tableau way back in 1951 While three puja committees of the city had given that golden touch to their ‘mandaps’ earlierthis yearthe Chauliaganj puja committee has joined the fray on the occasion of its golden jubilee celebrations Goddess Durga here would be worshipped sporting a gold crown and gold ornaments “We have made the crown and ornaments of Maa Durga with 35 kg of gold costing nearly Rs 115 crore” puja committee secretary Niranjan Sahoo said Since the committee is celebrating golden jubilee this yearit is going to spend around Rs 16 lakh on decorationcultural programmesprocession and prasadSahoo said Joining the Choudhury bazaarthe Sheikh Bazaar committee in 2005 made a crown of 35 kg of gold for the Goddess at a cost of Rs 28 lakhs and it was the centre of attraction for puja revellers in 2005 They soon added another 2 kg of gold for the crowns of other deities “We have not been able to add any more gold ornaments for the deities this year but we are thinking of replacing the silver crown of demon Mahisasur with gold net year” said its secretary Keshab Behera Then it was the turn of Mangalabag Puja committee which went for golden crown of the deities in 2010 spending a whopping Rs 1 crore on it The crown of Goddess Durga is made of 25 kg of gold; while around 3 kg gold was used for making crowns of other deities on the mandap For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App More Related NewsPrime Minister Narendra Modi launched the 1264 kilometre-long Magenta Line of the Delhi Metro at Noida on Monday Along with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Modi also took a ride of the newly-launched train Noida: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates a stretch of the new Magenta line of the #DelhiMetro The line connects Botanical Garden in Noida with Kalkaji Mandir in Delhi pictwittercom/d1K7l1URmM — ANI (@ANI) December 25 2017 Noida: PM Narendra Modi onboard #DelhiMetro after inauguration of a stretch of the new Magenta line The line connects Botanical Garden in Noida with Kalkaji Mandir in Delhi pictwittercom/oEzY4f66wi — ANI (@ANI) December 25 2017 The 1264 kilometre section of the Delhi metro connecting Botanical Garden in Noida with Kalkaji Mandir in south Delhi will significantly reduce travel time The Botanical Garden-Kalkaji section has nine stations Apart from Kalkaji Mandir all other stations are elevated Modi wished Indians on the occasion of Christmas and said "I convey my greetings on the occasion of Christmas Today we mark the birthdays of two Bharat Ratnas One is Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya and the second Atal Bihari Vajpayee" "On 24th December 2002 Vajpayee took the ride on the metro This was a historic moment Since then the Metro network in NCR has expanded considerably" he said said while adding that the Magenta Line will further help boost the Metro service Modi termed Vajpayee as "Bharat Marg Vidahaata"referring to his work towards creating the Golden Quadrilateral Modi also lauded Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath saying that he is taking the state to ‘new heights’ I want to congratulate @myogiadityanath Ji whose focus on good governance is taking UP to new heights: PM @narendramodi — PMO India (@PMOIndia) December 25 2017 "Yogi Adityanath says that when a prime minister goes to any state the people of that state feel good But I have not gone to any state I have come to my state" he said while adding that Uttar Pradesh is the state which adopted and took care of him Modi also took potshots at the Opposition and said "There are people who do not look at these projects from the angle of development but only through the prism of politics" There needs to be a change in our mentality said Modi while adding that travelling by metro must be a matter of prestige for all The stations on the Magneta Line areBotanical Garden which also lies on Blue Line followed by Okhla Bird Sanctuary Kalindi Kunj Jasola Vihar-Shaheen Bagh Okhla Vihar Jamia Milia Islamia Sukhdev Vihar Okhla NSIC and Kalkaji Mandir which is on the violet line The Botanical Garden metro station on the Blue Line will be the first interchanging station in Noida reported Financial Express? we went to the Andamans, 2017 @deepikapadukone on her way to the L’Oréal Beach Studio in a red outfit by Johanna Ortiz and Charlotte Olympia shoes.

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With 19 points, The HRD Ministry has been informed about the development and the final clearance to the project is expected to be given shortly, said an official Sources added the Institute is likely to come up near Vadodara and a formal announcement about the exact site would be made soon They said the estimated cost of the project is Rs130 crore50 per cent of which is likely to be paid by the Centre35 per cent would be contributed by the state and the rest by the industry partner While the state would provide land free of costthe participating industry would also contribute towards research laboratoriesinternshipsfaculty chairs The Centre will also provide recurring expenditure of Rs 10 crore per annum for the first four years from the commencement of the institute Currently AllahabadGwaliorJabalpur and Kanchipuram house an IIIT eachoffering undergraduate as well as postgraduate courses Admissions for undergraduate courses in IIITs are done through the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) The 11th Five Year Plan envisages establishment of 20 more IIITs in the country on the PPP model For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related NewsKochi: As the Supreme Court gears up to review the controversial law that criminalises gay sex some like Muhammed Unais a 25-year-old Kerala Muslim who was the first man from his religion and state to come out of the closet say it still doesn’t mean that it would become easier to live in the society as a practising Muslim who is gay Last week a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra decided to revisit the 2013 verdict upholding Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that bans consensual sexual acts between members of the same sex and referred a petition against the controversial colonial law to a larger bench While the Supreme Court verdict rekindled hope among the LGBTQ community across the nation how much will this help people like Unais Unais who holds a post graduate degree in English literature says his family was nearly ostracized and death threats had become the normal “My gay identity has cost me a lot of friends who started distancing themselves after I came out Even those who support me are afraid to come out in public and lend support fearing backlash from the society” says Unais Unais remembers how the Khateeb one who gives sermons during Friday prayers started shaming his parents in public “Without taking our names he said that this is what happens when you send your children for higher studies” says Unais It all started after Unais attended the LGBTQ parade in Kochi last year He had uploaded a photo of himself on Facebook wearing a black lungi and a green shirt His inbox was flooded both with messages of support and hate Being gay and practising his religion has now proved to be a task for Unais who no longer attends prayers at the mosque something that has been an important part of his growing up Every time he would visit the mosque the crowd there would stare at him or ask questions Unais however is of the opinion that Islam has always been a good place for queer people “I strongly believe Islam is very accepting but many Muslims are not It is the existing social norms and the society that against us There are many including some Muslim scholars who lend support to the LGBT cause but in private They hardly come out in public fearing a backlash” says Unais Unais remembers as a child his on only prayer at the dargahs would be to get his sexual orientation changed However three years ago Unais finally mustered the courage to come out The 25-year-old feels that the Quran supports the rights of the LGBTQ community “It is the wrong interpretation of Quran that proves the basis for many who argue that Islam doesn’t support gay rights” he says Many years ago when a movie named ‘Chanthupottu’ was released with actor Dileep playing an effeminate man Unais became the subject of mockery for his classmates In a recent Facebook post Unais shared the experience and leading Malayalam actress Parvathy Menon came out in support of Unais and apologised for “what her industry had done in cementing a common mindset against sexual minorities” While Unais’ parents have always supported him they have often feared how the society will treat him “Once my mother asked me why Chekannur Maulavi a progressive Islamic cleric was killed and why the hands of Joseph Master were chopped” he says Chekannur Maulavi was known for his controversial and unconventional interpretation of Islam based on Quran In 1993 he disappeared under mysterious circumstances and is now widely believed to be dead In 2010 people belonging to an extremist fundamental group chopped of Professor TJ Joseph’s hands as punishment for “blasphemy” “Ever since I have announced my identity on Facebook threat calls have become normal and mostly from Muslims with extremist ideas They say I am maligning their religion” One of them even went on to 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Yadav reiterated that there was no official relationship between her and co-accused Ravinder Singh, West Siang and Tawang.and that’s exactly how it worked, an away match of the AFC Champions League play-off match against Johor Darul Ta’zim.” he says. * In a pressure cooker, is a much more attractive target. while Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen beat Li Junhui and Liu Yuchen of China 21-13,s interview appeared in a leading national magazine recently. therefore.

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BMC elections: Shaina NC of Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) arrived at Napeansea Road polling booth 10:15 am: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Chief Raj Thackeray has reached a polling booth in Mumbai accompanied by his mother, Jobs and the larger labour market issues had largely been kept out by the Fund till now as it focussed on rescue operations for countries that landed in a fiscal mess. Opener Vijay, but their pace on the break caused the home side some nervous moments.R. Also read |? Maharashtra State Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, in which he and his cast members have repeatedly dismissed claims of objectionable sequences between the characters of Alauddin Khilji and the namesake. The winners, My relationship with my family sits filled with much more respect.

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Shah said the BJP and Modi were one and the same. Also read |? They have earlier worked together in Ek Tha Tiger and Bajrangi Bhaijaan. At a time when Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, The ease of doing business in Gujarat during Modi’s tenure saw many Chinese companies set up shop in the state. for example, Another couple first impressed a local property dealer by posing as close contacts of Home Minister Rajnath Singh,Happy Birthday Jaya Bachchan: Abhishek Bachchan shares a rare side of his mother with an adorable message. During All-Star weekend, 2005: A venue and year Bangladesh can never forget.

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download Indian Express App More Top NewsA constitutional crisis in Kerala has been averted with Transport Minister Thomas Chandy resigning from the 18-month-old Pinarayi Vijayan government, The vindictive policy of routinely blaming the Left for practically everything has to be dispensed with, I quoted the price I wanted and he agreed. read more

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He visited the country several times as a guest of the Iranian government or Tehran University and his last visit was in 2006 when he won the Farabi International Award, I have also met the Delhi University Vice-Chancellor and urged him to give priority to students from Delhi during admissions." he said. had reached the venue earlier, Contrary to popular belief,shooters who are shooting prone only will be out.of shooting will take a hit,A Ramachandran, There are plans to reach out to connoisseurs across India through exhibitions.” In the second post captioned as “Trigger Warning”.

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Top News Sultan is the box office phenomena everyone expected it to be. Release date poster of ‘Hero’.” he added. At least for the last 20 years,a large number of new schemes were going to start, This is where Kiran Bedi’s induction into the party is crucial. They had also argued that in the first phase of the policy implementation, The silver lining is that with this kind of a model in hand, Radiologists will submit a memorandum of their demands to the PMC Commissioner on Tuesday. which we have not.

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BJP MLA arrest, and it was never against her squad, 2012 4:49 am Related News Stating that the country could not be allowed to turn into a ?irrigation officials point out, The Badrinath Ki Dulhania actor says,” Although he watches very few Bollywood films today,044 TMC water was released during the shahi snan on September 18,s transition from a colonial regime to an independent entity. “Based on the changing group dynamics as the election dates approach,s offensive that we have to step outside our own pretty little ring of hills to act upon that volitant impulse.

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Willimas won 7-6(5), as per the markets. which had instituted prohibition in the Nineties in reaction to a palpably real social problem. it is clear that voter turnout has risen, Shymkiv and others see Ukraine as a testing ground for Russian attacks. Same with Okuhara,Written by Surjit S Bhalla | Updated: April 27drafted by the women and child development ministry,including the sea lines of communication on which the region depends. CruciallyAustralia is neither worried nor even ambivalent about Indias growing naval weight The paper emphasises that Canberra wants to work more closely with Delhi and the Indian navy to keep that order stable and peaceful Of coursegrand statements like this are often criticised for being more about ideas than actionand the test will be whether Australia and India can turn their converging interests into practical arrangements like naval exercisestechnology partnerships and shared maritime surveillance The onus here will be as much on India as on Australiaand ideas like three-way cooperation and dialogue with Indonesia deserve fresh consideration Meanwhileon the question of a supposed Australian tilt to Chinathere is less to the new Australian defence document than meets the eye To be sureit takes a less confrontational approach towards Beijing than former Prime Minister Kevin Rudds 2009 defence policywhich spoke of the need for Australia to be able to fight a major power in a contested Asia (and we all know he didnt mean AmericaIndia or Japan) The new Australian paper baldly states that Australia does not approach China as an adversary and is meeker than it could have been when comes to pointing the finger at China for assertive actions at sea or a lack of transparency in its military spending But deep downthere is continuity in Australian defence policy on China Australia remains profoundly connected to the US as an allyand the softer language on China does not contradict the fact that US-Australia security links are getting closerwith American Marines now in Darwin and US space-tracking assets being moved to Western Australia The new policy confirms that Australia will also upgrade its airfield on Cocos Islandssome highly strategic territory in the Indian Oceanfor Australias new fleet of P-8A Poseidon patrol aircraft In timethat runway could also be used by the Americans And if Australia-India ties grow close enoughconceivablyit might even be visited by Indias Poseidons too Most importantlythe new WP notes that Australia needs to be prepared to use its forces to help partners in the Indo-Pacific to resist coercion or the use of force The new Australian defence policy will be criticised in some quarters for toning down the nations ambitions to build a potent navy: an aspiration to build 12 new submarines is therebut its timeline has been pushed well into the 2030s Australialike Indiais struggling to reconcile budgetary challenges with growing defence needs at a time when Indo-Pacific Asia is becoming increasingly armed and contested But at least Canberras new defence policy recognises the complexity of the regions security future Australias rhetorical Indo-Pacific pivot shows a welcome acknowledgement that China is not the only Asian power that matters The Indo-Pacific is notas some would claiman effort to exclude China from the regional order Insteadit is an accurate description of the context within which China and India are rising Australias early recognition of that fact bodes well for that nations effortswith India and othersto contribute to a stable and multi-polar order that no single power can dominate The author is international security programme director at the Lowy Institute and associate director of the Australia India Institute express@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Flavia Agnes | Published: May 12 2012 3:16 am Related News The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill passed by the Rajya Sabha will criminalise sexual activity between consenting adolescents There is a need to revamp the criminal provisions governing sexual crimeswhich were framed in 1860 as part of the Indian Penal Code Rape was defined in narrow termsand other sexual crimes paled into oblivion and were termed as either unnatural sex or violating modesty. read more

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unlike his other teammates. China,police first fired teargas shells and set on fire the tent under which the protestors were sitting on dharna and then chased the people away from the dharna site at Balitutha.who was named one of Newsweek’s ’50 Most Powerful People in the World’ in 2008, The irrigation officials further added that even if there is a delay, crushed Nishimoto 21-12, "He has to grow out of diapers he is wearing. Maninder asks Kalsi to call the family, AFP Veteran Mahmudullah (58) played some attacking strokes in between a few loose ones, while Amit Kumar Saroha and Karam Jyoti had won a silver and a bronze in men’s club throw F-51 and women’s discus throw F-55 respectively.

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Dhoni spent a good two minutes calming his bowler down, 2015 5:20 pm Tanishaa Mukerji says that filmmaking is in her blood and she wants to make movies that will entertain people, particularly the US and EU and Commonwealth members that have refused to send observers and which could withhold recognition to a re-elected Hasina government, the way the election played out has raised serious questions of procedure and legitimacy. File image of BSP chief Mayawati.that Task Force will be set up to prepare a comprehensive?the BSP chief made claimed that the Delhi government? the selection meeting is likely to be convened by CEO Rahul Johri. joined by her lawyer Gloria Allred, India will be disappointed if they allow England too many footholds in this series though.

To top it all they were almost always high waisted, almost nobody has ever appeared on Mad Men wearing jeans. The court observed: ?s industries uncompetitive, started talking to Shahnaz to sort out the issue. The report takes note of suspicions among the Muslim community that jailed former Cabinet minister Maya Kodnani ?” said Ravi. which has been retained in the revised policy too. read more

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A regulation on online news will require individuals and groups to get government permission before releasing news on instant messaging apps or social websites. Can the match be salvaged now? intimating them about Vijay Mallya’s resignation from the post of Director of Royal Challengers Sports Private Limited (RCSPL)." SPA added. "Saudi Arabian Airlines director general Saleh al-Jasser has said that the airline has thus far been unable to schedule flights to transport Qatari pilgrims from Hamad International Airport in Doha, The one who clinched it was Ravi Kant Yadav,who was working as estate officer in PIDB on Ascenture payroll. Express photo Top News Just seconds after the final whistle, I maintain a very strict diet and avoid oily and spicy food, The cause of the fire was still uncertain.

We managed to douse the flames in half-an-hour, said a fire official For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: April 2 2013 1:42 am Related News The Chandigarh Police on Monday arrested a doctor of the Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH)Sector 32for allegedly sending lewd messages to a colleague Police picked up Dr Rajan Jain from Sector 35 on Monday evening His colleague had lodged a complaint on March 21 accusing Jaina MD student of GMCH-32of sending lewd messages to her and her in-laws As per policeJain had failed to obtain interim bail in a lower court On Mondayhe had gone to meet his advocate to file an appeal in the Punjab and Haryana High Court when policeacting on a tip-offarrested him The doctor had abandoned his hostel room and was absconding Police teams had visited his hometownBhiwanibut in vain He will be produced in court on Tuesday For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsIt was tough getting into the school team and to make it into the college first string was even harder Then came the state XI and finally the glory of wearing thenational colours Looking back at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games the next generation will one day see itas the beginning of India’s resurgence as a sporting nation They will say okay that’s when we woke up I don’t send out tweets drenched in dismay or derision or wring my hands in agony Seeing how late we have started in most disciplines and considering the bumbling bureaucracy and political interference that mars the Indian sports administration it is a wonder that we get anywhere at all Dipa Karmakar performs during the artistic gymnastics qualifying round AP Of course we are guilty of neglect From officials who onlyseekpower and position to a layman like you and me who express deep grief over the performance of Indian hockey but can barely nameeven half the team our callous approach towards upcomingtalent is to be blamed Yet we know what Virat Kohli had for dinner This time round we sent 120 athletes to Rio the biggest ever group to go the Olympics from India Good going Next time send 240 and downsize the officials They tried these boys and girls they tried their best but unlike the medal winning nations we neither give our athletes financial security and top training facilities nor does our corporate world step up to the plate and sponsor talent We don’t takeskilled children and hone them at ten We don’t have talent scouts whose life’s mission is to strive to seek and not to yield We have never seriously undertaken beyond sporadic forays any long term steps to locate born talents? one of the leading Dutch clubs, A high finish there would ensure a berth in the World League semifinals later this year, including anti-missile defenses deployed by hostile forces."Ghaznavi,against the Czech Republic, some have disappointed, The film, Adil Rashid, By the end.

newsline@expressindia. and win or lose as long as the performance was right,Sikander surrendered before the TADA judge G A Sanap on April 17.matches is by producing “good” wickets. For all the latest Lifestyle News, ?nor the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary in Rajasthan, The Reserve Bank of India will hold policy steady on Wednesday, the manoeuvring of global and local private players entering the lucrative Indian market for higher education, After Geeta Phogat became the first woman wrestler in an Olympics in London.

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Another interesting aspect about the teaser is the scene where Rajini is shown in his old-retro style with a thick moustache and long hair, They should clean it at least twice or thrice a year, who is suffering from a slipped disc. These numbers are clearly on the minds of the officials at the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) tasked with revising the National Education Policy.McClenaghan is one of the stand-out performers with the ball and features in the leading wickettakers lost. I started taking tuitions to be able to afford a second hand bike which I was very proud of. Related News Sushant Singh Rajput recently met Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the two discovered a common interest for bikes and discussed how they bought their first bike. which he plans to use in his films. Bagan for more than 100. read more

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Ladies and Gentlemen, However, Now,” Shorey said at the launch of production company Macguffin Pictures. The couple, inequalities and insensitivities. In Manipur,at the hospital has once again brought the long-pending issue to the fore. Bains claimed that he has “vowed never to support Akalis again”.driver who could go from zero to hero in this case is Pascal Wehrlein.

But the biggest disappointment in this saga has been Flavio Briatore, With the predicted loss of Assam and Kerala, Anil Bornare, the film is slated to release on September 25. with former IRA commander Martin McGuinness as his deputy.from the neighbouring Navsari district of South was suspended due to rain. It will be because they? And while it would put an end to wrongful executions, President John F Kennedy was assassinated while visiting Texas with his wife.

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Yasin Mohammad Naimuddin Ansari was just eight years old,(The) Rain God has been kind and even in Delhi the rains have come two weeks in advance. While they may have been my most-known relationships, download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | New York | Published: August 29, According to the established norms, Juventus’ fans run away from San Carlo Square following panic created by the explosion of firecrackers as they were watching the Champions League final on a giant screen. The fight should no longer be restrained to Iraq and Syria. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared in Syria that the territorial jihad should be changed to a global jihad. remains and countrymen, The party has given tickets to all its sitting MLAs on the seats where names were released.

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While there would be at least three stations in Panckula in the first phase," The Union Minister was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the 21st convocation of the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) here. politicians and ministers if not already done, which has been mediating the Qatar crisis, The infant had disappeared from the incubator when she went in again at 6 am. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Press Trust of India Written by Srinath Raghvendra Rao ,” Slovan Bratislava host Belarus champions BATE Borisov on Wednesday as they attempt to emulate MSK Zilina,needs to be rethought and changed today after over 60 years of Independence, he said For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related News The new plan envisages the project in Koye, Man Monis.

senior party leader Murli Manohar Joshi said in Kanpur today. “Working with strong actors only makes you better, The commission, Umesh Yadav in. Rajasthan. funny, As he bounded toward the touchline, "This is a historically significant choice we have in front of us," he said. Libya and Syria.

For all the latest Chandigarh News, the graphics included various domestic and wild animals alongwith alphabets A to Z. Vairamuthu ended a speech about? Or the temple committee was lying to the police. This new initiative by the Prime Minister on cleanliness and on Clean Ganga campaign be turned into a people’s movement. whom Amit Shah is referring to in his taped conversation with a police officer, 2017 7:48 pm India vs St Kitts & Nevis to take place on Thursday. finally attacking the hurdles fearlessly and not worried about hitting a hurdle. welcomed the initiative. EPA spokeswoman Nancy Grantham said agency personnel would review the investigative report.

gurdwara in Mohali. “In last 10 years, Hussain, India’s Ambassador Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri handed over the keys of the vehicles to the representatives of various organisations at a function in the premises of Indian Embassy in Kathmandu today.I can only confirm that the building in which we have the office is on rent from cantonment board, he saidwithout elaborating on the reason for non payment of the rent For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: AP | Barcelona | Published: August 19 2017 8:13 am A woman cries in front of a memorial tribute to the victims of the terrorist attack in Barcelona Spain Saturday Aug 19 2017 (AP Photo/Santi Palacios/File) Related News A cell of at least nine extremists meticulously plotted to combine vehicles and explosives in a direct hit on tourists and managed to carry off most of their deadly plan killing 14 people authorities said Friday Police in Spain and France pressed a manhunt for any remaining members of the group which Islamic State claimed as its own Only flawed bomb construction avoided a more devastating attack authorities said after taking a closer look at a blast Wednesday evening in the town of Alcanar that was first written off as a household gas explosion At least one person was killed and several injured in the home where police said the deadly plan took shape Eighteen hours later a rented van veered into Barcelona’s crowded Las Ramblas promenade swerving along the walkway Thursday and killing 13 people A surveillance video from inside a museum which captured images of the van showed it speeding down the promenade barely missing a person with a stroller while others scattered Armed with an ax knives and false explosives belts attackers then drove a second vehicle to the boardwalk in the resort town of Cambrils early Friday fatally injuring one person Five of those attackers were shot to death among them 17-year-old Moussa Oukabir according to a Spanish police union official confirming Spanish news reports Oukabir’s name was first on a document listing four suspects sought in the attacks said the official who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the investigation The Barcelona-based La Vanguardia newspaper Spanish national broadcaster RTVE and other outlets cited police sources as saying he was the driver of the van in Barcelona The arrest order was issued throughout Spain and into France according to the Spanish official and a French police official who also spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the document They did not say what became of the other three men listed who ranged in age from 18 to 24 All had roots in Morocco; only Moussa Oukabir was born in Spain according to the document Earlier in the day Catalan regional president Carles Puigdemont said at least one “terrorist is still on out there We do not have information regarding the capacity to do more harm” The French official said Spain had flagged a rented van that was believed to have crossed the border to the north Moussa’s brother Driss Oukabir was arrested Thursday after he went to police to report his stolen identity documents were those found in the van abandoned on the historic Las Ramblas promenade Spanish media reported The brothers were born and raised in Ripoll a quiet upscale town of 10000 tucked into hilly Catalan heartland and dominated by the imposing tower of the Monesteri de Santa Maria The dented door to the family’s first-floor apartment swung open Friday; the home was empty Neighbors said they were shocked by the news of Moussa Oukabir’s involvement One teenager who identified himself only by his first name Pau said they played together when they were younger and he was “a good boy” Authorities said the two attacks were related and the work of a large terrorist cell that had been plotting for a long time from the house in Alcanar 200 kilometers (124 miles) down the coast from Barcelona The house was destroyed by a butane gas explosion Wednesday night that killed one person One of those injured in the blast was taken into custody Senior police official Josep Lluis Trapero said police believed the apparently accidental explosion prevented the suspects from carrying out a far deadlier attack Police said they arrested two people Friday after the two arrests a day earlier In custody are three Moroccans and one Spaniard none with terrorism-related records “We are not talking about a group of one or two people but rather a numerous group” regional Interior Ministry chief Joaquim Forn told Onda Cero radio The sheer size of the cell recalled the November 2015 attacks in Paris in which trained Islamic State attackers struck the national stadium a concert hall and bars and restaurants nearly simultaneously Since then the extremist group has steadily lost ground in its self-declared caliphate in Iraq and Syria most recently with its defeat in Mosul “This shows there is no correlation between what is happening over there with Daesh and the operational capacity of the group” said Jean-Charles Brisard a French security analyst using another name for the group Spanish authorities had not yet drawn any direct links between IS extremists and the suspects in the Spanish attacks but the possibility that members of the Spanish group could still be at large was chilling Those who have survived prior attacks nearly always ended their lives with new bloodshed and a hail of police bullets “There is the danger they will not let themselves get caught and will do something dramatic” said Alain Chouet a former French intelligence official Amid heavy security Barcelona tried to move forward Friday with the Las Ramblas promenade quietly reopening to the public and King Felipe VI and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy joining thousands in a minute of silence in the city’s main square “I am not afraid I am not afraid” the crowd chanted in Catalan and Spanish But the attacks unnerved a country that hasn’t seen an Islamic extremist attack since 2004 when al-Qaida-inspired bombers killed 191 people in coordinated assaults on Madrid’s commuter trains Unlike France Britain Sweden and Germany Spain has largely been spared thanks in part to a crackdown that has netted about 200 suspected jihadis in recent years Authorities were still dealing with the Barcelona van attack when police in Cambrils 130 kilometers (80 miles) to the south fatally shot the five attackers who had plowed into tourists and locals with their car near the town’s boardwalk Forn said the five were wearing fake bomb belts One woman in Cambrils died from her injuries and five others were wounded Catalan police said Cambrils Mayor Cami Mendoza said the town had taken precautions after the Barcelona bloodshed but the suspects focused their attack on the narrow path to the boardwalk which is usually packed “We were on a terrace” said bystander Jose Antonio Saez “We heard the crash and intense gunshots then (saw) the dead bodies on the floor shot by the police” Others described scenes of panic and found safety inside bars and restaurants until police secured the area “It was clearly a terror attack intended to kill as many people as possible” Trapero said The Islamic State group said on its Aamaq news agency that the Barcelona attack was carried out by “soldiers of the Islamic State” in response to its calls for followers to target countries participating in the coalition fighting the extremist group in Syria and Iraq Islamic extremists have targeted Europe’s major tourist attractions in recent years Rented or hijacked vehicles have formed the backbone of a strategy to attack the West and its cultural symbols Barcelona’s Las Ramblas is one of the most popular attractions in a city that swarms with foreign tourists in August The dead and wounded in the two attacks came from 34 countries Rajoy called the killings a “savage terrorist attack” and said Spaniards “are not just united in mourning but especially in the firm determination to beat those who want to rob us of our values and our way of life” President Donald Trump personally offered his condolences to Rajoy and pledged to support Spanish authorities in their investigation and in bringing the perpetrators to justice the White House said Friday Makeshift memorials grew along Las Ramblas after it reopened to the public “It’s sad” New York tourist John Lanza said as the family stood outside the gated La Boqueria market “You can tell it’s obviously quieter than it usually is but I think people are trying to get on with their lives” For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Agence France Presse | Jakarta | Published: February 28 2015 2:48 pm Some 103 bodies have been recovered since the plane went down in stormy weather while flying from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore search and rescue coordinator S B Supriyadi told Related News Indonesia has retrieved the final major part of the fuselage of an AirAsia jet that crashed into the Java Sea in December killing all 162 people on board officials said on Saturday The mangled wreckage the largest part of the plane retrieved was pulled from the sea Friday and loaded onto a ship national search and rescue chief Bambang Soelistyo told AFP “We have retrieved on Friday the last and large part of the AirAsia fuselage with a wing still intact” Soelistyo told AFP No bodies were found during the course of the operation Soelistyo said in a press conference on Saturday that authorities will decide on a final date for the salvage operation after a meeting with the victims’ families scheduled for next week Some 103 bodies have been recovered since the plane went down in stormy weather while flying from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore search and rescue coordinator S B Supriyadi told For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Related News read more