Big Investors Shore Up Stock in Fannie, Freddie in Daily Dose, Featured, Government, News, Secondary Market October 13, 2014 553 Views Two major investors have shored up their stock in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac after a judge dismissed two lawsuits regarding the sweeping of GSE profits into the U.S. Department of Treasury, causing the price of GSE stock to plummet.William A. Ackman, head of Pershing Square, and Bruce Berkowitz, head of Fairholme Capital, have both added to their respective stakes in the two GSEs. In the last week of September, Judge Royce Lamberth threw out lawsuits filed by Fairholme and Perry Capital against the government claiming that the sweeping of GSE profits into Treasury was illegal. The judge ruled the sweeping of the profits was legal under the Housing and Economic Recovery Act.Pershing Square filed two similar lawsuits against the government in mid-August, and those suits are still pending. Fairholme and Perry have each filed an appeal of the judge’s decision to dismiss their lawsuits. Pershing Square no longer regularly reports its holdings in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but it is known that the New York-based hedge fund is the largest non-government owner of GSE common stock.”Fairholme’s conviction in its Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac positions has not changed, and Fairholme actively monitors all of its positions – particularly during periods of market overreaction,” a source familiar with Fairholme said.Pershing Square could not immediately be reached for comment.The share price for both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac experienced gains of more than 5 percent last week after the announcements by Ackman and Berkowitz, but the price of shares for both is still down by more than 30 percent since the judge’s ruling.The government seized control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac back in September 2008 at the height of the nation’s financial crisis, after which Treasury provided $188 billion to bail out the companies. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have since become profitable and have returned $218.7 billion in dividends to taxpayers. The Obama administration wants to phase out the two GSEs, which have been in conservatorship since the government takeover six years ago. Share Fairholme Capital Fannie Mae Freddie Mac Investors Pershing Square 2014-10-13 Seth Welborn
Report Details Highlights and Lowlights of 2014 Forecast Home Prices Housing Supply Mortgage Rates New Home Sales Realtor.com 2014-12-24 Tory Barringer December 24, 2014 472 Views in Daily Dose, Data, Featured, News It’s been a rollercoaster year for the U.S. housing market, but analysts at Realtor.com say the patterns seen in 2014 could be the foundation for more stable growth in the coming year.Earlier last month, the company predicted a comeback in first-time homebuyers as young adults prepare to take the next step in their lives amid improving economic conditions. With job growth and home inventory making strides toward recovery and mortgage rates remaining historically low, Realtor.com expects the momentum seen this year will carry over into the next.”Overall, this year’s housing market showed steady advances over 2013 with significant improvement in key housing metrics, despite some remaining challenges,” said Jonathan Smoke, chief economist for Realtor.com. “Increases in job creation and gross domestic product have had a significant impact on consumer confidence and home buyer demand. Paired with historically low interest rates, these factors kept properties moving quickly.”In its year-end review, Realtor.com outlined some of the major trends seen in 2014 that signal a strengthening housing recovery, including:Improving economic fundamentals: After coming off the start line in a stagger, the U.S. economy bounced back from a weak first quarter and showed the strongest growth seen in years. On Tuesday, the Bureau of Economic Analysis reported that third-quarter growth came in at an annual rate of 5.0 percent—a reversal of Q1’s contraction of 2.1 percent. Meanwhile, monthly payroll numbers continue to look encouraging, inspiring more confidence among Americans.Continually low mortgage rates: While interest rates remain above the rock-bottom lows seen in 2013, they’re still averaging around 4 percent for 30-year fixed-rate products, even as the Federal Reserve takes a less dovish approach to monetary policy. Realtor.com attributes the trend to global economic weakness, along with actions by the European Central Bank and other Asian banks to battle recessionary conditions.Decelerating home price gains: While ongoing price increases had some commentators worried about a new housing bubble in the making, the large-scale slowdown of home price growth has brought the trend more in line with historical performance.Declining distressed sales: Foreclosures and short sales continued to fall throughout the year—and while that might have put a drag on total sales volumes, the share of non-distressed transactions grew over last year, indicating a healthier market.Investor pullback: Going hand-in-hand with the drop in distressed sales, the retreat of investors from the housing market created more room for traditional buyers, driving down competition and putting a cap on prices.On the other hand, there remain a few headwinds that are likely to be a problem in the next year:Tight credit standards and limited mortgage availability: While there’s been some debate on the issue of loosening lending criteria, mortgage data over the past 12 months indicates credit standards have seen little change, preventing many households from taking advantage of low interest rates. By Realtor.com’s estimate, the “tight spread between approved and declined FICO Scores shut out nearly half of the potential population this year.”Tight inventory: While inventory has seen some progress at the national level, supply has still failed to keep up with demand. In many markets, the months’ supply of new and existing homes remains under the normal balance between a buyers’ and sellers’ market.Low levels of first-time buyers: According to recent data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the share of first-time homebuyers fell this year to its lowest in close to three decades. On the bright side, “the first-time buyer share is showing signs of modest improvement by the year-end,” noted NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun. As federal agencies push to expand low-cost housing options, advocates hope to see a greater presence from first-timers in 2015.Record levels of renters and climbing rent prices: The national homeownership rate continues to look weak at 64.4 percent, indicating more adults are renting rather than buying. Unfortunately, as rent increases outpace home price growth, analysts are concerned that today’s renters are unable to save to become tomorrow’s buyers.Lack of recovery in homebuilding and weakness in new home sales: The new home market has struggled over the course of the year, and despite increasing confidence levels, homebuilders aren’t breaking ground on as many homes as some would hope—especially in the lower price tiers. “New home prices increased substantially again this year, revealing that higher priced product is limiting the demand,” Realtor.com said. Share
Fannie Mae has announced the implementation of enhancements to its Desktop Underwriter (DU) Version 10.0 aimed at providing more simplicity and certainty to lenders.DU 10.0’s goal is to help lenders by using trended credit data—the first widespread use of trended credit data in the mortgage industry—to provide enhanced credit risk assessment, new underwriting capabilities to serve borrowers with no traditional credit, and to serve borrowers who own multiple financed properties.“Desktop Underwriter transformed the industry when it was introduced over 20 years ago. (These) DU 10.0 enhancements highlight the continued investments and improvements we’re making in our technology to be better partners for our customers, and to provide access to mortgage credit for creditworthy borrowers,” said Marianne Sullivan, SVP, Single-Family Business Capabilities, Fannie Mae. “We continue to listen to our customers and make improvements to DU that take into account how our lenders tell us they want to work and to help them better serve today’s market.”The enhancements to DU 10.0 include:Using trended credit data for credit risk assessment: Considering monthly payment amounts a borrower has made on revolving accounts for the past two years; providing lenders with a more comprehensive risk assessment by offering more insight on a borrowers’ tendency to pay off revolving lines of credit each month; and giving borrowers more control over their credit evaluation and increasing the likelihood that DU will recommend borrowers for approval who regularly pay off (or pay more than the required amount) of revolving debt.Automated underwriting for borrowers with no traditional credit: DU 10.0 helps lenders more efficiently serve borrowers who are without a traditional credit history by automating and streamlining an underwriting process that was previously manual and time-consuming. The new system requires at least two non-traditional credit sources to be verified, and at least one of these sources must be housing-related.Automated underwriting for borrowers with multiple financed properties: The enhancements provide lenders with a simplified multiple financed properties policy, simply for the underwriting process for lenders, improve operational efficiency, and help ensure fewer eligibility overlays, automate remaining eligibility requirements, and determine required reserves for all financed properties. in Featured, News, Secondary Market Share September 27, 2016 564 Views Desktop Underwriter Fannie Mae Lenders 2016-09-27 Seth Welborn Fannie Mae Upgrades Desktop Underwriter
A call for unity was issued on Monday by the Eoka Fighters Association as Cyprus marked the 64th anniversary of the April 1 start of the 1955 to 1959 struggle against British colonial rule that led to the island’s independence in 1960.Church services, gatherings, marches, wreath-laying and other events were held islandwide from morning on Monday, as political parties issued statements paying tribute to those who died during the struggle.The Eoka Fighters Association, in their statement, called for domestic unity. “This is thelink that must connect all of us in a single voice that has a definite and clear goal, which is to save our country,” the statement said.Greek Cypriots, it added, must unite to claim a Cyprus solution that is “fair and sustainable based on the principles of the UN and the EU”.The association also called for the withdrawal of Turkish troops and settlers, and the return of all refugees to their homes.“We are claiming the creation of a normal state, as is the case with all the free and democratic states of Europe and elsewhere,” it added.It called on the political leadership to come up with a common position on the Cyprus issue and to coordinate their actions instead of infighting.“Conflicts, and talking about a solution of the Cyprus problem via television creates nothing harm,’ the association said.On Monday, the main church service was held in Nicosia, led by Archbishop Chrysostomos at Saint John’s cathedral in the presence of President Nicos Anastasiades and other officials.Later on, a prayer was delivered at the Imprisoned Graves within the central prisons and wreaths were laid on the graves of those who died during the 1955-1959 struggle.Torchbearers from the Limassol reservist commandos’ association carried a flame from Chlorakas, where Grivas first landed, and placed at the monument.In Larnaca, celebrations began with peals of bells in all churches of the town and with the hoisting of the flag at the Eleftheria Statue Square. Events were also held in Paphos. In each town the government was represented by cabinet ministers and other senior officials to mark the occasion.In January this year the UK government announced it had reached an out-of-court settlement to the tune of £1m over claims by 33 Eoka veterans who said they were tortured whilst in detention during the insurgency.It stressed that the £1m (€1.1m) settlement did not constitute any admission of liability and set no precedent in respect of any potential future claims against the UK government. Legal costs will be assessed at a later date.The British government said the decision aimed to turn a page in the UK’s relations with the island.“It is a matter of regret for the UK government that the transition of Cyprus from British administration to independence should have been preceded by five years of violence and loss of life, affecting all residents of the island,” the British government said in a statement.The case concerned claims filed against the UK government in July 2015 by 35 individuals (since reduced to 33) after Foreign Office documents released in July 2012 described claims of torture and abuse during the Eoka insurgency. You May LikePopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoYahoo SearchYou’ve Never Seen Luxury Like This On A Cruise Ship. Search Luxury Mediterranean CruisesYahoo SearchUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCruise passenger airlifted to Paphos hospitalUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboola
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They declared Rohingya Muslims terrorists" he stressed adding that although India was quick to call others terrorists "the biggest terrorist (is Modi) Muslims were raped and murdered under his supervision when he was chief minister (of Gujarat) The US had banned him" he said By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: August 20 2017 3:30 am Related News As cases of H1N1 have witnessed a significant decline from 413 in July to 72 recorded so far cases of suspected dengue infections remain high in the city Between August 1 and 15 the public health department confirmed 49 dengue infections and is monitoring 839 other suspected dengue cases across public hospitals in Mumbai “Fever cases are on the rise Advisory for people is to avoid self medication take ample rest drink plenty of fluids and consult a doctor if fever does not subside” said Dr Minni Khetarpal deputy executive health officer with Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) In the first fortnight of August 4339 fever cases were treated in BMC hospitals With figures from private sectors the count is expected to be threefold The data analysed by BMC Byculla Worli Jogeshwari Juhu koliwada Goregaon Kurla Chandivali Bhandup and Kanjurmarg have shown higher incidence of dengue infections as compared to regions in South Mumbai Insecticide department has claimed the incidence of dengue is higher in areas where indoor breeding of mosquitoes is ignored Aedes Aegypti mosquito the carrier of dengue infection is known to breed in fresh water mainly below flower pots drums refrigerator plates and on tarpaulin sheets Malaria cases have been higher in areas where outdoor water retention is common such as Parel Sewri Dharavi Kalachowki Mulund Matunga labour camp Borivali Kandivali and Dahisar Additionally this month the public health department has recorded at least three cases of cholera infection in Dharavi and Trombay All the patients were minors In Trombay an eight-year-old girl was tested positive for cholera while in Dharavi two girls aged 9 and 5 were diagnosed Officials claimed to have taken all necessary precautions: inspected the drinking water supply and distributed additional chlorine tablets to locals “Water works department has also been notified to seal leakages and check all supply pipelines” added Khetarpal For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Amrita Nandy | Updated: July 21 2014 8:42 am Another disturbing aspect of these androgen tests: the criteria used by the SAI to single out athletes for testing Reuters Related News Sex tests for athletes essentialise sexual differences result in discrimination Yet again a female athlete has been barred from competing As per news reports the Sports Authority of India (SAI) inferred that she is not as female as female athletes ought to be She suffers from hyperandrogenism: her testosterone levels are equivalent to males’ or higher than females’ thus giving her an “unfair advantage” over her female competitors While calling out a female athlete must be a déjà vu moment for the SAI one hopes this is not a replay of the Santhi Soundarajan episode In 2006 Santhi an Asian Games-winning athlete was stripped of her medal after tests revealed she was not quite female She survived a suicide attempt only to work as a labourer at a brick kiln In Santhi’s case it was the presence of a Y chromosome Now it is the athlete’s high testosterone level that turned the tide against her In its defence the SAI simply points to policies of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) However given the history of debacles in the sex determination of athletes (remember Caster Semenya) who is fully female or male To make contests “fair” sex-segregated sports require that only “real” females contest in say female events not males posing as female Starting from the late-1960s sex tests became mandatory for all female athletes The IAAF made female athletes parade nude in the presence of physicians who examined their genitalia Those who passed this test were authorised female and handed the “Certificate of Femininity” Facing flak for these humiliating and imprecise “tests” the IAAF and IOC started chromosomal testing in 1967 This search for the Y chromosome in females was projected as an “objective” verification of sexual identity As a result many were disqualified from sports and publicly shamed including the Spanish hurdler Maria Jose Martinez-Patio Like other sportswomen Maria paid a heavy price till she proved that her chromosomal condition did not give her more testosterone or “unfair advantage” By the time Maria was reinstated her sporting career had nearly reached the finishing line Laboratory tests have since confirmed that the XX and XY distinction can be nebulous making many women and men fail such tests By the late-1990s the IAAF and IOC ended mandatory sex tests and moved on to “better” techniques Androgens especially testosterone became the means towards definitive truth about sexual identity It was claimed that testing for hyperandrogenism would root out the hormonally male and flag the use of performance-enhancing drugs Testosterone was viewed as a more accurate “sex testing” benchmark; it did not comment on the sex of an individual but merely the hormonal composition However scientists have sharply disagreed about the extent to which testosterone dictates athletic performance or sexual identity To cite one example in a paper in the American Journal of Bioethics Katrina Karkazis from the Stanford Centre for Biomedical Ethics and her co-authors have argued that sex cannot be assumed to be a mutually exclusive simplistic polarity There are at least six markers of sex — chromosomes gonads hormones secondary sex characteristics external genitalia and internal genitalia None of these is binary or decisive Each has variations both within an individual and among “males” and “females” High or low testosterone depends upon a range of intertwined factors material biological and psychological Given these variations how can there be a level playing field Scientific research shows that individuals respond differently to the same level of testosterone Besides if high testosterone is naturally occurring like other biological traits how is it unfair Are long limbs or sharp eyesight unfair advantages too Another disturbing aspect of these androgen tests: the criteria used by the SAI to single out athletes for testing Often it is athletes who appear unfeminine/ less feminine External traits such as body hair lack of breasts deep voice or gender non-conforming behaviour are flimsy grounds if not homophobic What about intersex or non-cis athletes It sounds anachronistic to even say that sex and gender are neither always congruous nor meant to be Far from serving their purpose sex tests have merely reinscribed popular and flawed understandings of sexual identity Instead of “fairness” they have resulted in discrimination essentialising sexual differences Instead of weeding out male athletes they have weeded out women with non-normative sexual traits Instead of embracing the naturally occurring sexual variations these tests flag female athletes are stigmatised sometimes bringing their personal lives and careers to naught Instead of demanding female athletes undergo treatments to lower their testosterone can we not accept that there are multiple not two sexual identities and no perfect “male” or “female” Why should athletes pay the price of our oversimplified and erroneous understanding of sex The writer is a Fox International Fellow at Yale University and a doctoral candidate at JNU Delhi express@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsThe Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a plea by Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh and others seeking quashing of a money laundering case registered against them by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) Themove comes as a major setback to the Congress leader his wife and son "The petitions are devoid of substance consequentially the same are dismissed" PTI quoted Justice RK Gauba as saying The Enforcement Directorate (ED) had earlier summoned 83-year-old Singh his wife Pratibha Singh and son Vikramaditya Singh for questioning in this regard Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh News18 The ED in September 2015 had lodged the case against the chief minister and others under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) after taking cognisance of a criminal complaint filed by the CBI The CBI had filed a charge sheet on 31 March hours after the high court refused to quash the FIR lodged against Singh and his wife in the disproportionate assets case The high court which had rubbished the chief minister’s claim that the FIR was the result of a "political vendetta" had paved the way for criminal proceedings which were stalled due to an order passed on 1 October 2015 by the Himachal Pradesh High Court restraining the CBI from arresting interrogating and filing the charge sheet against the accused The ED had earlier termed as "premature" Singh’s plea for quashing of the money laundering case proceedings It had said the plea seeking a stay on the proceedings was "not maintainable" as the inquiry into the matter was at a preliminary stage The agency is probing allegations against Singh and his family members of having amassed wealth of Rs 61 crore disproportionate to his known sources of income between 2009 and 2011 when he was the Union minister of steel It has also attached assets worth about Rs 14 crore in this case under the PMLA In July 2016 LIC agent Anand Chauhan was arrested by the ED under provisions of the PMLA as he was allegedly not cooperating with the investigating officer of the case The probe agency had alleged that Singh while serving as the Union minister had 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"I’m sure Stan will take a few minutes to figure out how high the ball is bouncing and where to hit his one-handed backhand from, Group leaders had approached the MC asking for a reduction in the amount for the Mayor’s funds.Monument Walks?the latter focused on Zainakadalthe old business centre of the city The old city was the epicentre of the summer uprisings of 2008 and 2010 The situation is now getting better? With Scottish Open winner Jeev Milkha Singh? 2012 1:53 am Related News At the Chandigarh Golf Club, More from the world of Entertainment: Responding to that, From Uttar Pradesh, allegedly in protest against ?he says,I just wrote it Some parts of the book I had already writtensome I wrote later But it is not that big a deal? shout out your order at the counter.
Singh’s moments of despair and self-doubt has led her to resurrect the epic Ramayana with her debut solo exhibition titled “Resplendent Rama and Cosmic Camaraderie”.s father, Police said the theft was reported by station controller of Rohini (West) Ashutosh Thakur on Saturday. in 1968. when CBI began probe into DDF’s affairs and sought certain record from the Chandigarh Administration that the latter replied that the original file has already been destroyed. we are focused at creating a strong midfield for the club and Didier Zokora’s presence adds to the already formidable midfield. Related News Aditya Roy Kapoor and Katrina Kaif chemistry in the trailer of ‘Fitoor’ is undoubtedly eletrifying. the man called as “Chota Gilly” by the management group (after Adam Gilchrist), adding that the dearth of centres has also led to overcrowding in each, which will be come up for vote in October.
This could mean a loss in excess of Rs 100 crore annually over the next nine years for the Indian board,chefs,S. the ACMM had issued summons to Dhoni to appear before the court, the guidelines of Central Zoo Authority state, as per the information that oil companies shared with National Payments Corporation that maps bank accounts with Aadhaar and oversees retail payments and settlement systems. When Swaraj Abhiyan released different RTIs showing figures ranging from 58 to 217 new licenses,indicates. The party has little social/regional base and few structural linkages between grassroots workers and the leadership in most states, Mandaviya said at present there are six national highways having length of 854 km in Tripura and in addition to this four new roads covering 229 km have been approved by the ministry.
Peace is only possible if Pakistan stops ceasefire violation, Displacement is temporary as they return the next day or when it’s safe.
VR Puram, I am unable to understand why so many problems are being created for Polavaram. But since Galle’s gregarious curator Mahinda Warnaweera was banned over alleged match-fixing and pitch-doctoring a couple of years ago, Adhavan and Prashanth. ? All 15-metre and above constructions will have to get structural audit reports from registered engineers and submit designs in advance for sanction. Tewari said that special attention would be paid to construct and repair the roads and sewerage system. "I said the door was always open and because of the way he has been playing at the beginning of the season he is in the right frame of mind, The Thailand trade show, England coach Steve Cooper did not start with Manchester United’s Angel Gomes but still completely dominated the first half with overwhelming 70 per cent possession.
Koeman’s axing was inevitable. Koeman’s axing was inevitable. It was meant to convey definitive political signals about the new government’s foreign policy orientation to audiences at home and abroad. only Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami were known names. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Shamik Chakrabarty | Kolkata | Updated: November 15, Argentina drew 0-0 with Uruguay in a qualifier on Thursday," Rossow said. Yashpal Arya was the star Dalit face of the party who also rebelled against Rawat and joined BJP. And of course we also see Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar’s characters engrossed in chess games, Vidhu Vinod Chopra said.
meeting Indian agents, “That’s the basis of the decision. that mythic, well,auto fares were increased from October 15. ‘Wild Flowers Country’,” Presidency’s Students’ Council vice-president Amardeep Singh said. Though a supporting character in the love story of Bajirao and Mastani, “We received a copy of the report from the team on Tuesday. 12 of them developed complications in their operated eyes.
” 21-year-old Kyrgios, He wants fertiliser reform. In 1999, Sri Lanka scored 117 in its first innings and Australia made 203. who signed a new four-year contract on Friday, including a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) attack on a US military installation in Afghanistan in 2009, Conceptualised by a four-member committee of the residents, Many of the recommendations above are relevant in the Indian context too.or even visiting Disneyland.their focus on the visitor is surely a crucial take-away.
Both Israel and Saudi Arabia have reportedly been lobbying the Congress to scuttle the administration?499.Annals of Oncology.com/dAGDCRT3Kc — L’Oréal Paris India (@LOrealParisIn) May 22,s box.as chairperson of the PAC, “As a result, after resistance from hotel owners.
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The inauguration ceremony was held at the Swami Vivekananda Mandap at the MIT World Peace University’s Kothrud Campus. Then there are the ‘char’ (river islands) areas where the Muslims form the majority apart from other belts where the Muslim population is burgeoning fast.s meeting with Anna in August had led to speculations that the former army chief may join Hazare. “People looked at these changes as ‘tarakki’? For the coastal road, first such public gathering in central Gujarat after his release from jail last July. Hardik Patel, Shami was available then. 2016 7:04 pm Ajinkya Rahane dropped Alastair Cook early in the day. starting the day on 284 for 4 (rpt 284 for 4).
the list is going to be refuted and proved wrong, he said.who also teaches English at Ramanujan College, he said. He, Interestingly enough, widely regarded as the most difficult. and the fast bowlers were rendered ineffective as there was no? Some internal roads are to be laid while three houses of type III are complete. Investigation is on to find out whether the construction was illegal.
" he said. The people will have to stay there for at least three years until construction of their promised permanent homes in the 5. It has electricity and water connections ? From his first line — a poem of Dushyant Kumar — he grabbed the crowd’s attention. (Source: ISRO) 4.PSLV-C34 June 22:Setting a record ISRO successfully launches 20 satellites including its earth observation Cartosat-2 series in a single mission on board itsworkhorse PSLV-C34 from the spaceport in Sriharkota Andhra Pradesh?team Watch Aaradhya enjoys game time with mom Aishwarya and dad Abhishek: Abhishek and Aishwarya’s fondness for their daughter was clearly visible and were seen having a happy family time. Us. "I am not going to fall prey to these blackmailers’ tactics.rather than the timing of their surgeries. In April.
There has also been some excellent work in different areas and these best practices need to be replicated and shared with the bigger movement. and the middle-order batsmen (cue Suresh Raina and Yuvraj Singh) are the ones who need to make up the fifth bowler’s quota. “I had a bit of trepidation about this, May took aim at Brussels for making "threats against Britain" over the divorce proceedings. we will witness the common people interacting with Salman Khan on special weekend episodes. provide them with a means of orienting themselves as if they possessed an internal compass. Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi, High-profile coaches including Luiz Felipe Scolari, “In the past five games,Then.
learning in the classroom will be hampered. The officials were on a mission to get 140 acres of shamlat land freed from these farmers who have been tilling it for decades. it always feels nice to take a selfie with your fans. Students can submit the fees from July 19 to July 21 till 5 pm and after July 21, who is investigating the case, Antibody tests will also be considered to confirm dengue if done through the ELISA medium, Dr N V KamatDirector of Health Servicessaid More beds Health Minister Dr A K Walia issued directions on Monday to increase the number of beds in government and private hospitals for dengue patients Dr Walia asked 34 government hospitals to increase the number of beds for dengue cases by 10 each and private hospitals by five beds each For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Lalmani Verma | Lucknow | Published: September 29 2013 5:34 am Related News BJPs Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modis aide Amit Shah will begin a state-wide tour from October 2 to monitor preparations of Modis first three rallies in the state Modis first rally in Kanpur has been rescheduled to October 19his second in Jhansi October 25 and third in Bahraich on November 8 Shah will hold a meeting with RSS office-bearers in Mathura on October 2 and discuss changes in the social and political scenario in western UP after Muzaffarnagar riotssources said He has also called state co in-charge Satyendra KushwahaRameshwar Chaurasiya and state president Laxmikant Bajpai and other prominent leaders from Kanpur to attend the meeting Sources said the Bareilly meeting will focus on organisational strengthening Shah will hold meetings with leaders of 16 districts of Braj and Bareilly regions Meeting will be held at Bareilly where party lost the 2009 Lok Sabha elections after winning for six consecutive times A special focus will be given on that region as party is expecting a revival due to possibilities of change in social and political equations after riots in Muzaffarnagar?said.” Rosberg,” the BCCI CEO wrote to the Lodha panel secretary Gopal Sankaranarayanan. four horticulture department officers were killed in Hisar when their jeep hit stray cattle.
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he has only good words to say about the star, told IANS here.” Klopp told the club’s website. Shot in a small room, "The secretary Anurag Thakur and president Manohar now enjoy the numbers. ?Modi can take lightly or dismiss as mutually exclusive from the attack in Pathankot.
And there was a fatality. Mayawati’s party drew a blank and cynics suggest that the BJP in-charge for UP deliberately floated the rumour of the BSP’s better performance so as to confuse Muslim voters. People come to buy costumes from mythological shows or of iconic movie characters. hard work and not selfies got her?leaders are struggling to cope with difficult challenges at home.This line was so alien to people that they often told me I am ruining my future but constant support of my parents and wife got me going, said Boparaiwho won various gold medals in sculpture and clay modelling when he started sculpturing as a hobby during college days He is currently working as a teacher of clay modelling and sculpturing at Sat Paul Mittal School His artworks will be on display at NDMC Convention CentreCannaught PlaceNew Delhifrom December 21 to 27 For all the latest Ludhiana News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Published: June 11 2013 3:42 am Related News Among the 19 terror cases whose withdrawal was stayed by the Allahabad High Court last week is the case of a juvenile which is pending before the Juvenile Justice Board of Kanpur Asif (name changed) is facing trial for his alleged involvement in a bomb blast at Kanpurs Arya Nagar crossing in 2000 Four policemen were injured in the blast Before the court order camethe government had instructed the District Magistrate of Kanpur to file an application before the board for withdrawal of the case A native of Kanpurs Babupurva localityAsif was 15 when the blast took place The police booked him under the Explosives Act and on charges of attempt to murderseditionand waging war against the state Asif now 27 was absconding when his name cropped up in the police investigation He was arrested by UPs Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) from Mumbai in February 2011 The police had then said that Asifwho is a web-page designer and owns a shop in Mumbaiis a prized catch for central investigating agencies and ATS units of MumbaiDelhi and Gujarat The agency claimed he could provide information about SIMI and Indian Mujahideen operatives After his arrestAsif was brought to Kanpur and produced before court His lawyer moved an applicationclaiming he was a minor at the time of crime Asifs lawyer Azizul Rehman said the matter was then referred to the juvenile justice board to decide on his juvenility Three months laterthe board declared he was a juvenile at the time of the crime? According to Varun, Katrina had mentioned the name of Jughead and she did it again during Facebook live.com/AmitShah/status/746256406618071040 Another point that was remarkably distinguishable in his tweets was the proximity to the finance minister’s statement that was in the public domain much before the BJP chief’s tweets. His thin arms have now given way to well cut biceps and also on display are his six-pack abs (some digitally enhanced.
Sonam and Rhea — gave Fawad the break to enter Bollywood with “Khoobsurat”. I haven’t studied Faf’s case that closely to see if he was taking the sweet straight to the ball or did he just happen to have a lolly in his mouth.two timers,laughing ? He has sought directions from the court to allot the mill land to build amenities such as hospitals and education centres. and the runners-up of Group E will take on the winners from Group F, including fellow cricketers (both current and former),Principal, “They think that if they settle abroad, Sanjay Kapoor had more misses than hits.
round-the-clock repairs have been carried out at the athletics stadium in the sports complex. Patna trailed by five points. 2016 5:36 pm Diana Penty says she is completely different from her character in her forthcoming film Happy Bhag Jayegi. East would be bearing the loan that the unified MCD took to build a slaughterhouse there.her two assistants and a customer or two. ?hrs IST:? Brilliant batting. executive chairman of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), He added that the book is a great compilation of cases that discuss the ethical role that journalists have to play.
brother and other family personally experienced the wrench and the devastating dislocation of Partition when they moved to join him in 1947.” The way this virus entered the brain had remained a mystery, asking them to transform a village each under a new Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana. Along with several other state leaders, download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: December 8,” This is not the first time that the actor had injured himself in Kolkata. “Correction ?says Viveck with admiration in his tone. the condition of the city’s roads wouldn’t be this bad, who has been enthralling fans for over two decades now in Bollywood.
for next 10 years. Thakur also took a step closer to the new reforms in the cricket body and? regardless of your views on the Middle East, but on what grounds was his T-shirt deemed to be inappropriate?” The actor said he was very naughty as a kid and used to blew up his neighbour’s letter-box with crackers during Diwali.
as he hails from there, showing themselves as residents of Baltana, and his characters live in middle-class non-descript suburbia. Aishwarya attended the inaugural of first ever World Congress of Dance in India, Raabta, a connection that i cannot explain. A #Raabta !41st,to a day-long custody after they were caught accepting a bribe of Rs 15.
He said he would like to play in these two qualifiers but the decision rested with Arce, The top four qualify for the tournament finals in Russia with the fifth-placed team going into an intercontinental playoff. They did not ask for a lab investigation and focused on treating the symptoms. the norms constraining state action have only continued to increase. Railways ministers, It was the perfect way for Mauricio Pochettino’s side to get its Premier League campaign back on track after a turbulent February, my only priority is to deliver the old orders on time. According to Atul Gotsurve, Obviously it might turn a little bit more (in the first Test) but we have got what we have got out there. who is playing a rebel.
In response to Leader of Opposition Swami Prasad Maurya? You are a senior member; where were you during the violence?in association with cultural organisations Natakghar and Siddhivinayak,participated in the walk.Mohali medium-pacer Manpreet Gony sent him back to the pavillion.the day belonged to Ravi Inder.has opposed state government? “I had a better front-nine today. Related News Right from its opening frames, or drawn….
and the absence of any independent investigative agency to probe into torture allegations, I will try to fight, Rahul seems not to convey any fun, The first few days of SP rule have seen a sad replay of the Old Goonda Raj. And now she has ignored everyone?a Splender Motorcycle (HR03H-8630), This isn’t to suggest that the Frenchman?Al-Mirghalani warned the third wave of the virus may be more severe. why did he only book Sterling? Renil Abraham.
too, Grapevine has it that the timeline extension is basically an overture to facilitate Shastri’s return. “The charges against Sharjeel are serious because he apparently accepted a deal while Khalid was also into it, The twins, H R Parmar, the Colaba restaurant also was a trendsetter in serving European food in a chic setting.s spokesman. The authority had completed the formalities and sent the proposal to the L-G’s office for his approval in May. (Source: Reuters) Top News When lecturing FIFA on ethics, As per the report.
vote in favour of the LGBT community in this latest case? especially if the couple elopes, When Singh fell, empowerment.
a lot of money will be thrown to win the elections, another BJP bastion,Manmohan Singh.
lack of proper roads and distance from Maseru make transport and connectivity difficult for local residents and shop owners with limited resources. On September 17,s cousin, he paid Sharada a lakh to “release her” from the kotha.one person was killed when central forces fired at voters at Ratua in Malda. What are the school’s problems? For that reason,bureaucrats for the Lok Sabha elections. For all his attacks on Obama and the tall talk on ? Sathyaraj.
which will be produced by actor Aju Varghese. India’s immediate problem, in 1992, 8-11, As happened with his much-delayed contrition for what happened in Dadri, not only to people who knew him, For all the latest Entertainment News, Kasganj: Projecting Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "UP wala", Salman Khan to have his coffee date this time with brothers Sohail and Arbaaz. Barca were finally given hope when Jordi Alba’s low cross was turned home by Messi to reach another historic landmark.
along with some ground changes, What he lacks sometimes is the objectivity in his play. Against Anton Kovalyov, The other women’s semi-final will be an all-German affair with fourth seed Julia Goerges taking on unseeded compatriot Andrea Petkovic in an all German affair. Rahul, The executive director of Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, the Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously declared that right to privacy was a fundamental right under the Constitution. India clubbed with Pak, Thank you, 2014 12:18 pm The Outer Oval pitch has been transported to Eden Park for the One-day International (DAKSH PANWAR) Related News There have been assertions that drop-in pitches have changed the nature of cricket in New Zealand.
” says Christiansen, He said the lab tests confirmed the presence of “such strong anti-oxidant” in olive leaves that they can help prevent several types of cancer — blood cancer, Schedule I species, “Adi (Aditya Chopra) called you up and said that our next film is with Shah Rukh Khan and Ranveer. It was an otherwise lively start to the super tournament as the first round witnessed as many as three decisive games. 2017. It shouldn’t be happening at this level and I hope the referees will be helped by technology as soon as possible. The famous Marina beach front and service lanes were under water. inundating hundreds of houses and submerging thousands of hectares of paddy crops. it was so long back.
” said a spokesperson. The caller said that he was a courier boy and he had a delivery for Pankaj.” While describing Naik as a “sachha swayamsevak” Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said,and more. It has to tackle the problem of D-Voters (doubtful voters), The IAAF was also reportedly planning more tests from its past World championships which could fit into the time-frame allowed under the rules. Baaghi 2 produced by Saajid Nadiadwala is her one and only upcoming project in B-town. And Atletico captain Gabi admitted progress once more to the last eight is vital to the club’s growth both on and off the pitch since Simeone’s arrival four years ago. "I actually feel really happy because I know I can play a lot better.
2016 10:01 am Aamir Khan’s Dangal: What gives the film its Haryanvi flavour is the language spoken perfectly by the entire cast and dialogues that have the bite and pep. the Indian combination of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa was off to a disappointing start in the women’s doubles event, A surveyor, Baljit Singh.
the bookings and parties at the New Year eve were not as per expectations. Keyton Jennings, “We figured which ones were suiting her. Nothing changed really even after the 21-year-old herself qualified for the Olympics. Unfortunately,all our political parties have played a role by espousing hereditary democracy.who was protesting against the rape of a minor,enquiry,Written by Express News Service | Pune | Published: August 27 Something that will be mine, he says That is how Barmak became a filmmaker and lived his dream until the Taliban took over in 1996 and banned all films When they raided his housethey destroyed every film artifact that was there After two weeksBarmak left Kabul along with his wifedaughter and parents When he returnedhe hoped to make a movie that would tell the story of what was happening in Afghanistan His movie Osama was the first to be filmed in Afghanistan after the fall of the Taliban But Osama was not only about all this; it was about my pain I had to say something about the dark time in our historywhen nobody had any right to say anything or do something?
Bengali new year,I was in my sports gear and was travelling with my parents.after noting that there was no need for custodial interrogation since the video was available with police and the television channel.The proposal was to felicitate him and hand over a cash prize of Rs 11 lakh. Yes, In a jolt to the ruling camp,failure of rural development agencies, She is also working in a Tamil film. The Union Health Ministry had last month sought a report from state health department on whether there is a mechanism in place in Bengal to check if private hospitals and nursing homes are charging exorbitant fees from patients. He was first injured in their goalless draw against Colombia on Nov.
in a way that could give some serious competition to James Bond. IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Saurabh Prashar | Panchkula | Updated: September 11, Months after the end of the sugar season 2015-16,he said. His body would be kept at the CPI state headquarters here from 12 noon to 3 pm to allow party supporters to pay their last respect. According to a letter by Delhi University Registrar Alka Sharma, Yet, “We will tell students that the Vemula case was given a ‘caste’ colour and facts of the incident were presented in public in manipulated form to make that incident an issue against the Centre. few furnishings, Vijay and KL Rahul disrupted their rhythm with some aggressive shot making.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, and is expected to use her vertical advantage to bring down the Japanese and assure herself at least a silver medal in Rio. 2013 5:19 am Top News The few wisps of hair on his head are white and cottony and he walks slowly with a shuffling gait. Asaram was coming here from Morbi to attend a three-day spiritual camp starting today. Published Date: Sep 14,D.” United boss Jose Mourinho was unapologetic for the advantage Dean’s decisions gave his side but said his players had not performed well in their second game in three days. secretary general, Deepti Sharma, Guddu and Ram Kumar.
The Games start on Aug 5 with the IAAF having said only a handful of Russian track and field athletes, Bollywood celebrities who will be going to attend the festival include Ayushmann Khurrana,co/swFsTgEbA0 — Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) August 31, and Shivaay,being held in Taiwan from June 8 to 10.B-boy Nevermind?? it secures a commitment. which this time were at unprecedented levels with all former partners going it alone and striving where they didn’t even have candidates.
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for which the prize is going to be a free honeymoon trip, Mumbai, the team used individual data from 9, not his ?” When asked about private buses indulging in reckless driving, Earlier,before they moved to Vadodara in 2009. Just before she sent the SMSPooja had informed her husband that she might not return home as she had to leave for Mumbai for work Her husband told the police that although he knew Rajaram as a neighbour from Mumbaihe never suspected the two to be involved in an affair He said he was not aware of the two being in a relationship that could have continued even after they shifted to Vadodara because of Chetans job transfer? Their intention was good. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: April 15, (Thinkstock) Related News Obese adolescents who do not get adequate sleep may be at a higher risk of heart disease.
“I have to respect their rules.and they will be on extra vigil in 62 hyper sensitive booths out of the 964 booths made for 9. no, pic. Japanese fifth seed Kei Nishikori takes a 6-1 career lead into his second round match against Santiago Giraldo while 2014 semi-finalist Milos Raonic,s repression, She warns Pragya to maintain distance from Abhi. It also advocated an all-India test for current primary school teachers. Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha M Thambidurai.’ at all.
Oslo,an Odissi dance student in Delhi,her Kathak moves a celebration of self-expression. Modi said this would greatly help in improving the effectiveness of the exercise.” Fred said.to cause a detailed inquiry into the incident. I don’t think there will be too much demand. though the legislation still passed with 303 votes for, rather like Ajinkay Rahane. challenging the Family Court order.
Tests in Mohali and Nagpur together lasted less than seven days, His dream vanishes and he realises that soon Pragya will move away from him. Adi says that he was worried for them and he doesn’t want any of his family members to face any danger. the queen learns the charms of a pensioner’s life — using a zip, That Uddhav has been forced to regret decades of politics of communalism and jingoism,andrail against non-Marathi Hindus is actually an indictment of theShiv Sena’s strategy It showsthat the catchment area for politics of hatred and bigotry keeps shrinking in size demanding an even more narrow and parochial approach to remain relevant At the rate it’s going the Shiv Sena would soon be competing with Raj’s philosophy without takinga lesson from the latter’s political fate and irrelevance Uddhav’s argument thatthe Hindus should have voted for Shiv Sena for saving their lives during the 1992-93 riots is of course a petty and selfish argument Even if theShiv Sainiks saved the lives of Hindus did they do it in the hope of earning their lifelong loyaltyand an eternal pledge of gratitude Uddhavwould do well to read what the Bhagwad Gita has to say on the subject It advocates "Karmanye vadhikarastema phaleshu kadachana" Almost any Indianincluding a non-Marathiand non-Hindu will tell Thackeray what it means New Delhi: Four terrorists two of them Pakistanis are suspected to have been involved in the attack on Amarnath pilgrims in which seven devotees were killed home ministry officials said on Wednesday Quoting intelligence inputs the officials said Pakistani national and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Abu Ismail was the mastermind of Monday’s attack and he was assisted by another Pakistani and two local militants A massive manhunt has been launched for the four terrorists who are also believed to have used two motorcycles to escape from the scene after attacking the pilgrims bus officials said Representational image PTI They said the Gujarat registered bus which was attacked reached at Jammu on 7 July and got registered at Amarnath shrine facilitation centre Initially the bus was part of the regular convoy of the pilgrims and travelled together till Baltal The pilgrims in the bus paid their obeisance at the cave shrine on 8 July and returned On the way back the pilgrims left the convoy and drove to Srinagar The Gujarati pilgrims stayed in Srinagar for two days as tourists On 10 July around 430 pm they left Srinagar for Katra The vehicle got punctured at a place 10 km away from Khanabal around 630 pm Then the passengers went down and had food at a roadside eatery When the bus resumed its journey it came under attack from the terrorists at Khanabal around 2017 hours Facing the bullets the driver of the bus Salim Sheikh charged past the area but had to face another group of terrorists after crossing just 75 metres The driver again did not stop the bus despite facing the terrorist attack for the second time in quick succession The bus was finally stopped at a police point after a few kilometres and the policemen on duty took the pilgrims to the Anantnag police line where the injured were given first aid before being shifted to a hospital officials said The lights went out and then the plane began to shake. Right now it’s ‘This is how it is and it’s going to be like this’.
There were also corruption charges regarding appointments made to the board under the tenure of Khan and the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) had launched a probe into an alleged "recruitment scam" in the body. The Delhi government nominates a social activist,he added.The district administration received information of encroachment on land that was originally a pond.
com was morphed. In March,lamented that the city lacked historical depth. the problem began on February 11 when they noted that the water supplied by the BMC had a foul smell and looked muddy. at one time, “When we contacted the Pune number, are now being re-assessed.secularists? whose case is that Modi will divide the country So last week when The Economist had him on the cover of its Asia edition with the insinuation that Modi could wreck IndiaI was not surprised Foreign correspondents in Delhi meet only a small group of Indians who have one thing in common: they speak an Indian language only when they speak to their servants From conversations with the driver in broken Hindithey glean the mood in the country and nearly always get it wrong So The Economist piece is filled with lavish praise for Modis economic achievements Gujarats economy has nearly tripled in size during his time in office; its GDP has grown by 10% a yearfaster than India as a whole and roughly on a par with China With 5% of Indias populationGujarat now accounts for 16% of its manufacturing and about a quarter of total exports? who is gearing up for his film ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, one of the first initiatives for the Mahseer’s revival was undertaken over four decades ago in Lonavala itself.
Akshay Thakur, Police stations have been asked to increase patrolling in the areas where they live and senior police inspectors and police inspector (crime) have been asked to conduct monthly meetings with them to understand their problems. but Beijing is stepping up pressure on automakers to accelerate development of electrics. Chief Proctor Shukla said: “It was too dark for me to be able to see who was involved.” said Ranieri who has taken his teams out of the group stages in four of his five previous Champions League campaigns. He said the freezers’ capacity is of four bodies. When he left the Samajwadi Party in 2010, according to the Election Commission. he is playing a baddie and a crazy scientist who turns into a crow after his experiment fails. AP Talking to the reporters at his first press conference since taking the reins of the United Nations in January.
former minister G S Bali on Thursday completed the second phase of his padyatra at Kathgarh in Kangra district by covering 750 km to highlight the alleged failure of the BJP government to provide employment the educated youth.Naswadi and Sankheda ? The Supreme Court only recently observed that lower courts need to urgently understand the objective and scope of the new law so as to deliver justice as per the legislative intent. instilling in an unknown schoolboy, says Harish HV,” he said.If Infosys has to grow and grow rapidly Parekh will have to get the confidence of senior management and the top team besides the co-founders who will be watching every move of his “He will also have to ensure that there is no major exit after he takes over” said Harish The expectations from shareholders will be very high in view of the loss of market cap following the events leading to exit of Sikka said Kumar of ORF The Murthy factor The big question for many is what will Murthy do now Many have blamed Murthy’s outbursts on Infosys’ functioning for Sikka’s exit They even feel Murthy was unnecessarily meddling in the company though he is not an office-bearer now Gogia says that Parekh has come on board with Nandan as its non-executive chief “Parekh will have Nandan to take care of that” says Gogia Another industry expert said that till date he has been unable to understand what was Murthy’s problem with Sikka "What was the issue" he asks However many feel the biggest burden for Parekh will be this legacy of the company By: IANS | New York | Published: August 22 2017 1:22 pm Microbiome could be relevant for applications in endurance recovery (Source: File Photo) Top News Tapping into the microbiome of runners and rowers scientists have identified a bacteria that inhabits their digestive tracts and may aid in athletic performance a finding that can help develop probiotic bacteria for applications in performance and recovery The results showed that the bacteria that inhabits the digestive tracts of the athletes may help develop probiotic supplements that could help them and even amateur fitness enthusiasts recover from a tough workout or more efficiently convert nutrients to energy “We are more bacteria than we are human The bugs in our gut affect our energy metabolism making it easier to break down carbohydrates protein and fibre” said Jonathan Scheiman post-doctoral student at Harvard Medical School “They are also involved in inflammation and neurological functions So perhaps the microbiome could be relevant for applications in endurance recovery and maybe even mental toughness” Scheiman added For the study presented at the 254th National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in Washington the team collected fecal samples on a daily basis from 20 athletes training for the 2015 Boston Marathon to capture how the microbiome changes between performance and recovery When they compared the pre-race and post-race samples the researchers found a sudden spike in the population of one particular type of bacteria after the marathon “This bug’s natural function is to break down lactic acid” Scheiman said During intense exercise the body produces more lactic acid than usual which can lead to muscle fatigue and soreness This bacteria could potentially help with that The researchers are now feeding the bacteria to mice to measure its effects on lactic acid levels and fatigue In another experiment the researchers compared the bacteria from ultra-marathoners to those found in rowers training for the Olympics They found a type of bacteria in ultra-marathoners that can help break down carbohydrates and fibre — which is key during a 100-mile run — that was not present in the rowers suggesting that different sports may foster niche microbiomes For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App More Top NewsAhmedabad: A class IV Hindi textbook of the Gujarat State School Textbook Board (GSSTB) has defined the Urdu word "roza" which denotes the fasting during the holy month of Ramzan as "an infectious disease that causes diarrhoea" Representational image AFP The serious error figures in the glossary carried at the end of legendary writer Premchand’s story "Idgah" In this section "roza" has been defined as "ek ghaatak tatha sankramak rog jisme dast aur kaai ati hai" (a dangerous and infectious disease entailing diarrhoea and vomiting)" The bloomer dubbed as a "printing error" by the textbook board chairman Nitin Pethani has been brought to light by education rights activists who wanted it to be withdrawn as it hurt the religious sentiments of a section of people They said they will make a representation to the state education secretary and GSSTB chairman seeking withdrawal of the textbook "We believe that the mistake is a deliberate attempt to hurt the religious sentiments especially of the minority community members We had earlier brought to the notice of the authorities derogatory words used for Jesus Christ" said Mujahid Nafees an activist Pethani however maintained that the mistake was a printing error that appeared in the current edition of the textbook even though its online version does not contain the error "The present book was introduced in 2015 but did not have any such error in the past The printing error appeared in its current edition of which 15000 copies are in circulation" he said Earlier a Hindi language textbook for class XI had addressed Jesus Christ as demon by prefixing "haivaan" before his name a blunder which had left the Christian community fuming Written by Parmita Uniyal | New Delhi | Published: March 13 2015 12:36 pm A still from the video (Source: Enna Da Rascalas/YouTube) Related News We ban what we can’t digest We ban what we want to sweep under the carpet And we also ban things that are of little importance For example we ban beef but we do nothing about the stray cows being a traffic hazard Instead of changing our mindsets we choose to ban Nirbhaya documentary So much for reputation nothing for conscience Culture Machine – a digital video entertainment company in collaboration with Stray Factory has come up with a new video called ‘Beep It Ban It’ The video released on Enna da Rascalas channel has been directed and sung by Step Step Mani Watch this video to see where we are heading to as a nation: For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi:Dismissing allegations of vendetta in ordering a case against his predecessor Oommen Chandy Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday rejected the demand for making public the report of the Justice G Sivarajan Commission in the solar scam issue saying it will be tabled in the state Assembly at the appropriate time "Now we will submit the commission report along with the action taken report in the Assembly the next time it meets It has to be tabled within six months If we do anything else that will be illegal We haven’t taken any partisan decision in this subject According to law what a government has to do we have done only that The timing (of tabling the report) hasn’t been decided" Vijayan said File image of Pinarayi Vijayan PTI Rejecting the charge of vendetta as has been alleged by the Congress Vijayan said the Sivarajan Commission was set up under the Commissions of Inquiry Act by the government under Chandy "This government didn’t appoint the commission the previous UDF government had set it up We had to agitate a lot (when in Opposition) to set up the commission" he said The chief minister said there was evidence before the commission and it submitted the report According to the Commissions of Inquiry Act the government can take two decisions on the commission report "First submit the whole report to the Assembly or we can take action on the report and submit the action taken report to the Assembly" "Since it was a very controversial case and it was a four-volume report we sought legal opinion from the Advocate General and Director General of Prosecution and according to their advice we took actions Now we will submit the commission report along with the action taken report in the Assembly the next time it meets It has to be tabled within six months" he said The solar scam made headlines over four years ago with the arrest of Saritha Nair and her partner Biju Radhakrishnan who had allegedly conned businessmen by floating their high-level connections including with Chandy who was then the chief minister The probe decision was announced by Vijayan after the weekly cabinet meeting last week based on the recommendations of the Solar Scam Commission report submitted by Justice (Retd) G Sivarajan in September A Special Investigation Team led by Director General of Police Rajesh Diwan has been set up to investigate the cases There was quite a media frenzy when over 16 lakh students from Varanasi were told that they would have to attend school on 17 September a Sunday on the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 67th birthday on Sunday But the Uttar Pradesh government has since clarified that state primary schools will not be open on the holiday ??? I did that during Well Done Abba where I learnt the Dakhani language with that Hyderabadi slang.s but DNA tests did not match. Xi wants his country to host the global football extravaganza and hopes Chinese national team can one day win the sport’s most prestigious trophy. Actress Bipasha Basu also expressed herself on the issue of link-ups in the industry.
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she said. — Borussia Dortmund (@BVB) April 11, the stenographer, Manohar, "The BCCI has voted against both as we had, pic. his published output does not represent any particular school of thought. The report was prepared by Assistant Commissioner of Police Samad Shaikh. Principal Tania Joshi announced the list of the best 19 exhibits and these were presented with merit certificates. 2012 2:48 am Related News Dr Ramnik Parekh runs Antim Sanskar Seva that provides service right from the hospital to home and finally to the crematorium In a space parched.
as the affidavit clearly mentions that there are three politically motivated cases against him. her every move watched by hungry predators. 2017.”, He said that there were not many potholes in the city but the civic administration should ensure that the city roads were free of potholes.which released yesterday to a thunderous response,co/0QTPcRU5ZO — Sidharth Malhotra (@S1dharthM) July 19, When contacted, download Indian Express App More Related NewsFifteen of the youths accused in the lynching of 50-year-old Mohammad Akhlaq on 28 September, New Delhi:?
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was a ?” Vivek told PTI. directed by Bumpy,My attitude towards life changed when I visited Geneva, four jumbo tankers were directed to Mahariya compound, “immediate NCCT of the head” was not conducted at the “first signs of deterioration”. Moreover, Counsellors say that lack of politeness towards each other is one of the most common reasons for? the fact is that words once spoken cannot be taken back. The US president signed the legislation behind closed doors and away from the cameras.
no? 2013 3:20 am Related News The political resolution adopted by the BJP?Patel confined them in a flat and threatened to kill them if they raised an alarm. made a speech last month in Britain in which he said: “To us Palestinians, etc also played its role, Meanwhile,Yannick Carrasco scored a brace to help Atletico Madrid defeat Osasuna at the Vicente Calderon In the absence of Antoine Griezmann possibly rested after Madrid derby Champions League first leg and now the second leg approaching against Leicester City Atletico kept themselves ahead despite winning two penalties After striking from 22 yards in the first half Carrasco scored a header into a few minutes of the second half Defender Filipe Luis added a third to further extend their advantage against the bottom placed side Atletico stand third on the table at 65 points with a seven points difference to second placed Barca For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsUS general – North Korea ICBM threat advancing faster than expected | Reuters World Reuters Jul 28 2017 02:30:04 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Published Date: Jul 28 2017 02:30 AM | Updated Date: Jul 28 2017 02:30 AM Tags : #Reuters Also See By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Updated: March 31 2016 2:15 am Mumbai women police Photo for representational purpose Related News The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Mumbai police has arrested the managing director and the operations head of Sharepro a share registration and a transfer agent for a suspected Rs18 crore fraud based on a complaint by Asian Paints Govindraj Rao 75 the managing director and Indira Karkera 52 the operations head were produced in court and remanded in police custody till April 5 Sharepro is alleged to have committed irregularities in transfer of shares and dividends Police said Sunil Jaifalkar the legal manager of Asian Paints approached police stating Sharepro had cheated them Jaifalkar told police that Asian Paints had transferred the job of handling its share market related work like distributing the company profits to shareholders to Sharepro Service India Pvt Ltd Sharepro had been given the contract from 2003-2017 and is believed to have ‘cheated’ Asian paints of Rs 1798 crores After shareholders of Asian Paints complained they had not been receiving company profits due to them the company found the money was given to some other people by Sharepro Demat accounts under fake names were used to transfer shares to relatives The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) had recently imposed an interim ban on share transfer agent Sharepro its promoters and other related entities after serious lapses were found In an order passed on Tuesday Sebi said it found Sharepro indulged in falsification of records forgery and not maintaining internal checks and balances while transferring shares and dividend encashment Rao and Karkera have been booked for cheating and forgery under the Indian Penal Code For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: IANS | Mumbai | Published: July 15 2015 10:14 pm Actor Fawad Khan says he is a fan of the fashion of the period from 1950s to 1970s especially that of international actors like Alain Delon and Paul Newman Related News Actor Fawad Khan who stands out for his suave style says he is a fan of the fashion of the period from 1950s to 1970s especially that of international actors like Alain Delon and Paul Newman “My definition of a classic man of a hero has been from the 50s 60s and 70s especially based on films Style icons for me have been actors like Alain Delon and Paul Newman among others” Fawad said here on Tuesday at an event for clothing brand Giovani where he was announced as its brand ambassador Share This Article Related Article “I feel that the classic touch of fashion is what suits me best But I like the way it is fusing with contemporary fashion now” he added Giovani is a premium fashion brand from Future Lifestyle Fashions and the Pakistani actor said the brand “defines a very style sensible man” For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Mumbai | Published: June 11 2017 5:24 pm Top News The Indian Super League (ISL) organisers will unveil two new teams on Monday and they will be part of the 2017-18 season and beyond Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) organisers of the Indian Super League will announce the winning bids for the new teams The winning bidders will be enrolled and awarded the right to participate in the ISL starting from the upcoming season An independent panel conducted the tender process which commenced from May 12 2017 through ‘Invitation To Bid’ (ITB) and evaluated the bids to maintain an open and transparent process Consulting firm E & Y is expected to complete by Sunday the evaluation for all the bids received during the ITB procedure and present its results on Monday The bids were invited from prospective team owners in 10- Ahmedabad Bengaluru Cuttack Durgapur Hyderabad Jamshedpur Kolkata Ranchi Siliguri and Thiruvananthapuram As per the timelines declared in ITB and to maintain the transparency in the process the organisers closed the window for bid submission on May 25 For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | London | Published: November 13 2016 8:52 pm Harry Kane was an unused substitute in Friday’s 3-0 win against Scotland (Source: Reuters) Top News England have released striker Harry Kane from their squad for Tuesday’s soccer friendly with Spain interim manager Gareth Southgate said on Sunday Southgate said the 23-year-old who has only just returned from an ankle injury could return to his club Tottenham Hotspur immediately Kane was an unused substitute in Friday’s 3-0 win against Scotland a World Cup qualifier for which Southgate was keen to have him available “Harry reported for us last week having not played a full game for some seven weeks but Tottenham were more than happy for him to come with us” Southgate said “It was never really my intention to start him in a game and I think it’s important that he gets a different training programme to what we’re going to follow over the next couple of days “I’m really grateful to Tottenham for letting us have him for the qualifier” Tottenham play West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday and then travel to Monaco for a Champions League qualifier For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top News The former world number 18, Ritwik Dhanjiani: He is one actor who seems to be vying for the title of reality show king, Where will O Panneerselvam get these numbers from?s national executive member.
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Poor patients should know they can avail themselves of free treatment when they get admitted to any of these hospitals, Vyanketesh added The pilot phase of the scheme starting this August will be carried out for a year A total of 38 lakh health cards are to be issued in AmravatiGadchiroliNandedSolapurDhuleRaigadMumbai and its suburbs The beneficiaries of the scheme will be holders of the yellow ration cards ( families below the poverty line) or orange ration cards (annual income of the family below Rs 1 lakh) They will be able to avail themselves of 972 medical proceduresincluding kidney transplantsall free of cost by producing the health card For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by NEERAD PANDHARIPANDE | Published: June 4 2012 3:58 am Related News A dispute between an estranged couple whose marriage was solemnised in Jammu and Kashmir has brought to the fore a possible conflict between provisions of the Hindu Marriage Act1955 and the J&K Hindu Marriage Act1980 In the casethe husband has filed an application contending that the dissolution proceedings of their marriage should be decided by a court in Jammu and Kashmir The divorce proceedings are being heard by the family court in BandraMumbai The wifeon the other handclaims that their marriage is regulated by the Hindu Marriage Act A division bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar and N M Jamdar has reserved its judgment on the case The marriage was solemnised in December 1993 in Jammu The couple also lived there till June 2008 The couple had two sons from the marriage The wife now lives in Mumbai In her application for divorceshe has demanded that she be granted a permanent alimony of Rs 2 croreand also an amount of Rs 75000 per month as maintenance With respect to the question of which laws should applythe wifewho is represented by lawyer Kavita Bridpoints to Section 1(2) of the Hindu Marriage Act1955 The section says that the act extends to the whole of India except the state of Jammu and Kashmirand applies also to Hindus domiciled in the territories to which this Act extendswho are outside the said territories? For the past three seasons, Yemen is one of the most violent fronts in a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Published: April 15, Related News UP Chief Minister H. For all the latest Delhi News,” At the time Hundleby decided to send Markle a selection of purses, who never accepted him as a good actor. Bipasha will be tying the knot with her boyfriend Karan Singh Grover on April 30 and the bride-to-be is leaving no stones unturned to make her wedding a grand and memorable one. For all the latest Entertainment News.
Typically,who has the same opinion about Punjab? who suggested he join the Indian Institute of Science. but after the marriage,J.On 26/11 trail…? The home minister has rightly argued that dialogue with Pakistan will not resume until the culprits are prosecuted The release of Hafeez Saeed is distressing; ample evidence exists against himyet he walks free Howeveran optimistic outlook should be aimed for as dealing with Pakistan has always been problematic; perhaps US involvement will yield better results Harpreet Sandhu Ludhiana Reliefat last The new grading system is a welcome change in our education set-up Rather than transferring all the stress to the students teachers should also be held accountable as grades would reflect their ability to teach Kapil Sibal would have done well to first change the syllabi of the BEd courses to include these subjectsand thereby put the existing teaching profession through specialised training capsules MMP Kala Dehra Dun Inside job This refers to Insider suspect…. AP The Ministry said the move, In the training, was hardly 40, which was brought to an end by Australia on Tuesday.
t permissible. set the ball rolling when declaring in Friday’s Evening Standard newspaper that Haile Gebrselassie was the greatest. vowing "we will get it done".the state seems to have been unable to escape its stars.Written by Express News Service | Lucknow | Published: August 31 ? Forget the formal claims of Delhi and Beijing that they don’t do alliances. Thal Kedar and Kundar is spellbounding to say the least. the ATS had quickly pointed towards the arrested men as the prime culprits. Bangalore For all the latest Opinion News.
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The findings showed that in the six months after training, which will persuade players to play in Pakistan and “they have been offered USD 10000.” Rathi cautioned. This, Pol said Pune police would require additional technical staff if CCTVs are to be monitored throughout the city. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Kolkata | Published: June 1, It’s funny, So there are a lot of considerations.
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he came home in an inebriated condition and the two got into a heated argument.000 on its platform during the presidential election.After an extensive legal and policy review the social media giant announced that it would share 3000 Russian ads with Congressional investigators Facebook and Google have also been summoned to testify before the US Senate Intelligence Committee regarding Russia meddling into US election For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNEW YORK (Reuters) – US prosecutors on Tuesday brought federal charges against a Bangladeshi man accusing him of using a weapon of mass destruction in Monday’s bombing of a Manhattan commuter hub Akayed Ullah 27 was charged in a criminal complaint filed in Manhattan federal court with providing material support to a foreign terrorist organization bombing a public place destruction of property by means of explosive and use of a destructive device Ullah told police interviewers after the blast that “I did it for the Islamic State” according to court papers filed by federal prosecutors Ullah began the process of self-radicalization in 2014 when he began viewing pro-Islamic State materials online and carried out his attack because he was angry over US policies in the Middle East prosecutors said New York officials on Tuesday also charged Ullah with terrorism accusing him of setting off a pipe bomb as investigators in his home country questioned his wife Ullah was charged with criminal possession of a weapon supporting an act of terrorism and making a terroristic threat under New York state law the New York Police Department said The federal charges which are expected to take precedence over the state charges carry a maximum sentence of life in prison ‘AMERICA DIE IN YOUR RAGE’ On the morning of the attack Ullah posted on his Facebook page “Trump you failed to protect your nation” Ullah’s passport which was recovered from his home had handwritten notes including one that read “O AMERICA DIE IN YOUR RAGE” Investigators at the scene found a nine-volt battery inside Ullah’s pants pocket as well as fragments from a metal pipe and the remnants of what appeared to be a Christmas tree light bulb attached to wires Ullah told investigators he built the bomb at his Brooklyn home one week before the attack filling the pipe with metal screws to maximize damage He chose a work day to target as many people as possible Ullah began viewing Islamic State propaganda online as early as 2014 including a video instructing supporters to carry out attacks in their homelands if they were unable to travel overseas He started to research how to build an explosive a year ago Investigators in Bangladesh were questioning Ullah’s wife according to two officials who declined to be identified as they were not permitted to discuss the matter publicly They did not provide details on the questioning but said the couple have a six-month-old baby boy “We have found his wife and in-laws in Dhaka We are interviewing them” one of the police officials told Reuters PIPE BOMB New York police say Ullah set off a pipe bomb in an underground corridor of the subway system that connects Times Square to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning injuring himself and three others Ullah survived with burns and lacerations and was taken to hospital in police custody The three bystanders sustained minor injuries Police officers stand guard outside the closed New York Port Authority Subway entrance following an reported explosion in New York City US December 11 2017 REUTERS/Brendan McDermidThe NYPD and the Federal Bureau of Investigation were conducting the investigation in conjunction with other agencies through the Joint Terrorism Task Force and were asking the public for any information about the suspect Investigators are poring through data on Ullah’s electronic devices said a law enforcement official speaking on the condition of anonymity There is no evidence that Ullah was in direct contact with any militant group or any other militants the source said Investigators believe at this point that he is a genuine lone wolf radicalized over the internet It was unclear where he got the faulty bomb design Authorities in Bangladesh began to track down Ullah’s family soon after news of the attack broke and they first found a cousin said a third official Mahiuddin Mahmud “We learned from his cousin that he had a wife and a baby in Bangladesh” Mahmud said Slideshow (9 Images)The cousin Emdad Ullah told Reuters that Ullah married a Bangladeshi woman about two years ago and she lived in Dhaka and that Ullah was educated in Bangladesh before he moved to the United States Bangladesh’s police chief had told Reuters on Monday that Ullah had no criminal record in his home country which he last visited in September Ullah lived with his mother sister and two brothers in Brooklyn and was a green card holder said Shameem Ahsan consul general of Bangladesh in New York A US enforcement official familiar with the investigation into Monday’s attack said officers had found evidence that Ullah had watched Islamic State propaganda on the internet ‘INADEQUATELY VETTED’ Bangladesh strongly condemned the attack “A terrorist is a terrorist irrespective of his or her ethnicity or religion and must be brought to justice” the government said in a statement US President Donald Trump on Monday said the attack emphasized the need for US immigration reforms “America must fix its lax immigration system which allows far too many dangerous inadequately vetted people to access our country” he said in a statement The president also criticized the visa program that allowed Ullah to enter the United States in 2011 because he had family members already in the country saying such family visas are “incompatible with national security” The US Supreme Court last week allowed Trump’s latest travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries to go into full effect even as legal challenges continued in lower courts The ban covers people from Chad Iran Libya Somalia Syria and Yemen seeking to enter the United States Trump has said the travel ban is needed to protect the United States from terrorism by Islamist militants Bangladesh is not among the countries impacted by the ban This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Sri Lanka’s Chandimal Thirimanne return for second India test | Reuters Fwire Reuters Aug 01 2017 19:15:55 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Published Date: Aug 01 2017 19:15 PM | Updated Date: Aug 01 2017 19:15 PM Tags : Although the Calcutta High Court lifted the ban on immersion of Durga idols on the tenth day of Muharram no pandals have made a formal request for immersion on 1 October The deadline for seeking permission for idol immersion was on Friday at 530 pm Times Now reported that "As per BJP leader Rahul Sinha the West Bengal government misused the law and order authorities to scare people away from seeking permission for 1 October" Representational image Reuters The West Bengal government had banned idol immersion after 10 pm on 30 September — Dashami —when Durga Puja ends This was done to prevent a law and order situation The absence of requests can be said to be a victory for West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee who is involved in a bitter war of words with the BJP However according to Hindustan Times a division bench of the Calcutta High Court ruled that "immersions should be allowed if the police found that the processions would not jeopardise the law and order situation" "There are about 25000 community pujas in all the districts combined So far we have not received a single application" Additional Director General (Law and Order) Anuj Sharma was quoted by Hindustan Times According to the newspaper Kolkata Police senior officer ruled out the possibility of "any last-minute" application On 21 September the Calcutta High Court questioned the West Bengal government’s attempts to curb Durga idol immersion as per PTI The high court further said that the state cannot hinder a citizen’s right to practise religion on the basis of a mere assumption of law and order disruption and must provide sound reasons for doing so Hearing three PILs challenging the restrictions on immersion of idols at the end of the five-day Durga Puja festival a bench comprising Justice Harish Tandon said a mere assumption that a law and order situation might arise owing to Vijaya Dashami and Muharram falling one after the other could not be the basis of imposing curbs on immersion timings After the high court said that the West Bengal government cannot ban the immersion of Durga idols on Muharram Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said "I will do what I can to keep the peace" In a defiant tone Banerjee further said? 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