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Mitchell Santner wants repeat of tight bowling against AustraliaMitchell Santner wants repeat of tight bowling against Australia


first_imgNew Zealand need to bowl as well as they did at the start of Australia’s innings in the first one-day international in Auckland if they are to wrap up the series on Thursday, according to all-rounder Mitchell Santner.The hosts reduced Australia to 67 for six inside 19 overs as they chased New Zealand’s 286-9 at Eden Park before all-rounder Marcus Stoinis almost single-handedly won the game with a blazing 146 not out.Stoinis got Australia to a position where they needed just seven runs from 19 balls, having shared a 54-run partnership with last man Josh Hazlewood in four overs with the tall fast bowler not facing a single delivery before he was run out.”All the bowlers can take some positives out of the game,” Santner told reporters at McLean Park on Wednesday. “We bowled really well at the start and to take those early wickets was crucial… it put us ahead of the game. (Australia captain Matthew Wade to return from New Zealand tour)”We have to do more of the same. Be very patient on a good length and build pressure that way rather than hope for miracle balls at the start.”Santner acknowledged the bowlers would need to change their lengths from those they bowled at Eden Park, where they tried to be shorter to force the batsmen to play square of the wicket in the first of the three-match series.McLean Park, however, has morphed over the years from an elongated oval into a more rectangular shape with short square boundaries. (New Zealand opener Martin Guptill out of second ODI vs Australia)advertisement”There are different conditions here, different surface with different boundaries,” he added. “It is quite a bit shorter square here than straight.”Your length changes a bit and you err on the fuller side. You want to get hit straight rather than square so I guess adapting is the key.”The visitors, who are already missing regular captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner, suffered a blow on Wednesday with wicketkeeper and stand-in captain Matthew Wade sent home to recover from a back injury. (Matthew Wade to captain Australia against New Zealand)Despite having to countenance something of the unknown in the series with so many new faces in the Australian team, Santner added his side were only concerned with winning the Chappell-Hadlee trophy back after losing it in a 3-0 series loss across the Tasman before Christmas.”They have got really strong depth in their squad. They’re number one in the world for a reason,” he said. (Australia’s David Warner, Usman Khawaja rested for ODI series in New Zealand)”We have the opportunity for 2-0. We will be preparing well and when the first ball is bowled we’ll be going pretty hard. It’s an opportunity to take the Chappell-Hadlee back and I think the boys will be fizzing.”last_img read more


Conservative party outfundraises the Liberals despite leadership contestConservative party outfundraises the Liberals despite leadership contest


first_imgOTTAWA – The federal Conservatives showed off their fundraising prowess during the first three months of the year, raking in almost twice as much as the governing Liberals despite being in the midst of a leadership contest that could be siphoning off potential donations to the party.When the leadership contestants’ money haul is added in, the Conservatives raised more than three times the Liberal take.According to financial returns filed with Elections Canada for the first quarter of 2017, the Conservative party pulled in $5.3 million from almost 42,500 donors, compared to just $2.8 million from 31,812 donors who gave to the Liberals.Tory leadership contenders took in another $4.6 million, with front-runner Maxime Bernier raking in the most: $1.031 million, just barely ahead of celebrity candidate Kevin O’Leary, who pulled out of the race last week and threw his support to Bernier.O’Leary raised $1.029 million. Kellie Leitch was a distant third with $536,418, followed by Erin O’Toole with $424,346, Andrew Scheer with $403,014 , Michael Chong with $283,978, Pierre Lemieux with $237,693, Lisa Raitt with $208,368 and Brad Trost with $120,893.The other five contenders each pulled in less than $100,000.The NDP continued to lag well behind the Conservatives and Liberals, raising just less than $909,000 from 13,404 donors.New Democrat leadership contenders raised an additional $252,664. Of the four declared candidates so far, Charlie Angus led the pack with $110,765, followed by Niki Ashton with $65,521, Guy Caron with $57,235 and Peter Julian with $19,143.Since winning power in 2015, the Liberals have been giving Conservatives, long the undisputed fundraising champions, a run for their money. They’ve virtually matched or slightly exceeded the Tory donations in most quarterly fundraising reports.The first quarter results for 2017 appears to signal renewed interest in the Conservative party as its leadership race heads for the finish line later this month.In the past, leadership contests have been known to siphon off money that would otherwise have gone to party coffers. But that certainly doesn’t appear to be happening this time.last_img read more


Richard Wagner sworn in as chief justice of Supreme Court of CanadaRichard Wagner sworn in as chief justice of Supreme Court of Canada


first_imgOTTAWA – Richard Wagner has officially taken the helm at Canada’s highest court.The Quebec jurist was sworn in today as chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada at a short ceremony at Rideau Hall.Wagner takes over from Beverley McLachlin, who retired Friday after serving for 17 years as chief and a total of 28 years on the court.Wagner was also sworn in as a member of the privy council in front of an audience which included his family, McLachlin, Gov. Gen. Julie Payette and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.Appointed to the Supreme Court by former prime minister Stephen Harper, the 60-year-old Wagner could hold the chief justice role for 15 years, should he opt to remain until the mandatory retirement age of 75.Also today, Alberta judge Sheilah Martin was formally appointed to the high court.last_img read more


Security Council calls for end to hostilities in BurundiSecurity Council calls for end to hostilities in Burundi


In a presidential statement read out by Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury, the Permanent Representative of Bangladesh, the Council reiterated its concern at the continuation of the conflict in Burundi and its toll on the civilian population, and stressed its support for the Arusha process and the efforts of the Facilitator, Nelson Mandela. It encouraged Secretary-General Kofi Annan, through his representatives, to continue to engage the armed groups and contribute to coordinated efforts to bring about a political settlement of the conflict. The statement also emphasized the need for the parties to the Arusha Peace and Reconciliation Agreement of August 2000 to implement all provisions of that accord, including those stipulating the establishment of new institutions. On the humanitarian front, the Council expressed grave concern at the continuing human rights abuses and violations of humanitarian law in Burundi, and urged respect for such rights. “In particular, it urges the belligerents to commit themselves immediately to the protection of civilians, in particular their life, physical integrity and the means necessary for their survival,” the Council said, reiterating also its call for safe and unhindered access for the delivery of humanitarian aid to all people in need. To donors, the Council said an increase of humanitarian and development assistance to the people of Burundi was needed, in keeping with the pledges by the international community at the Paris Donor Conference on 11-12 December 2000. read more


Global stocks sink after Wall Street plunge enthusiasm for Fed stance fadesGlobal stocks sink after Wall Street plunge enthusiasm for Fed stance fades


AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email BANGKOK – Global stocks sank Friday after Wall Street suffered its worst day of the year and weak German trade data fueled worry Europe is sliding into recession.KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX fell 1 per cent to 8,921.50. Britain’s FTSE-100 lost 0.8 per cent to 6,431.85 and France’s CAC-40 declined 0.7 per cent to 4,111.50. Wall Street looked set for more declines, with the future for the Dow Jones industrial average down 0.1 per cent in pre-market electronic trading and the Standard & Poor’s 500 flat. On Thursday, the DJ lost 2 per cent and the S&P fell 2.1 per cent.ASIA’S DAY: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index plunged 1.3 per cent to 15,286.25 points and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng lost 1.6 per cent to 23,144.81. China’s Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.6 per cent to 2,375.28. Seoul fell 1.3 per cent and Sydney and Singapore also declined.WALL STREET: Volatility returned to U.S. markets as stocks had their worst day of the year just 24 hours after recording their best. Prices fell after members of the Federal Reserve board expressed concern about inflation, tempering suggestions in minutes of a recent Fed meeting released Wednesday that suggested interest rates would not be raised for now. All 30 stocks in the DJ declined.EUROPE: Concerns Europe is headed for recession rose after Germany, the continent’s biggest economy, reported its weakest year-on-year export growth in five years. The president of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, gave no indication of any further monetary stimulus, suggesting in a speech in Washington that governments need to do more on the fiscal side.ANALYST’S TAKE: “Markets are markets are rather unimpressed with the state of global growth (EZ in the most unflattering state) and equally unimpressed with potential policy response,” said Mizuho Bank in a report.HONG KONG: The government called off talks with pro-democracy protesters, possibly extending demonstrations that have blocked streets for almost two weeks. The protesters want a bigger public voice in the selection of the territory’s next leader in 2017. The impact on this Asian financial centre’s economy has been limited but analysts warn it could rise if protests erode its appeal to foreign companies and investors.ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude plunged $1.34 to $84.43 per barrel on concerns slowing global economic growth will reduce demand while production stays high. The contract lost $1.56 on Thursday to $85.77. Brent crude, used to price international oils, lost $1.17 to $89.19.CURRENCY: The dollar rose to 107.95 yen from Thursday’s 107.87 yen. The euro fell 1 U.S. cent to $1.26. Global stocks sink after Wall Street plunge, enthusiasm for Fed stance fades by Joe McDonald, The Associated Press Posted Oct 10, 2014 3:13 am MDT read more


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Earlier this week, we read with interest in The New York Times that Davidson College’s math department is helping its men’s basketball team win games. Since this combines three of our favorite subjects — sports, math and using math to win at sports — I asked Tim Chartier, a professor in Davidson’s mathematics and computer science department, to elaborate on the unusual partnership between his department and the Wildcats.He was understandably reluctant to spill too many details — particularly regarding how the math department analyzed the data about Iowa, Davidson’s round-of-64 opponent in the NCAA tournament Friday, or Gonzaga and North Dakota State, one of which Davidson will face if it reaches the round of 32 and both of which he’d already started scouting. But Chartier did shed a little more light on the math behind the surprise Atlantic 10 champs. And it sounds a lot like what we do at FiveThirtyEight, except with a goal of winning basketball games instead of writing articles about winning basketball games. Here are edited excerpts of his reply:So, what do we offer the coaches?Heat maps: Two members of Cats Stats, as we call our group, track the games for heat maps. They mark who takes a shot and estimate the location by clicking a computer program that I wrote. Then, as you see, regions of the court are marked as hot and cold regions. Two members of the group met with coaches in January and went through heat maps not just at the team level but player level and then various combinations of players. The coaches found this very helpful and discovered things that led them to analyze player combinations with similar tendencies that they then recognized.Lineup efficiencies: Here we show Dean Oliver’s Four Factors for offense and defense for every five-man lineup and the total amount of time that lineup has been used. Then, we also found various subsets of lineups, as well, like guard trios and forward pairs. For example, we might see that two big men are most efficient/inefficient when in the game together.Personal scouting: Here we produce a detailed breakdown of players’ tendencies and how well they performed in each aspect of the game. Here no new statistics were created. We presented data and numbers so that the coaching staff could easily implement the reports into their game plan. It could range from things like whether or not a player liked to shoot off the dribble and how effective they were in those situations to things like how effective a player might score driving left out of isolation situations. Said another way, we look for the tendencies in the numbers, especially outlier numbers. We think of these as creating data points or dots. Then, we dig into the video that accompany these stats on Synergy and figure out the story/tendency behind the number. That gives context and, in a sense, connects the dots. For example, if a player drives to the right 80 percent of the time and scores much better than going left, that is important. But, then the video can help see that his first step when driving is quicker going right than left, allowing him to beat his man more often. read more


Sajjanar lauds RGIA cops for tracing toddlerSajjanar lauds RGIA cops for tracing toddler


first_imgHyderabad: VC Sajjanar, Commissioner of Police, Cyberabad, on Wednesday applauded the efforts of RGIA police for tracing out the 21-month old toddler who was kidnapped while he was asleep at Shamshabad on August 6. The Commissioner presented a cash reward for RGI police station Inspector Ramakrishna and Constable Anjaneyulu.These two officers played a pivotal role in solving the case within 48 hours of its filing. The Commissioner also expressed his happiness over the way the team used scientific approach to crack the case. He asked them to continue to investigate cases in a scientific manner.last_img


Two Minds One HeartTwo Minds One Heart


first_imgScholar Elijah MilesFIGHT” or “FLIGHT” is a natural response to grief, trauma, fear, and danger.  “FLIGHT” is likely what caused Freddie Gray to run from Baltimore city police officers on April 12th, 2015.  “FIGHT” is likely what happened during any moment of resistance before Alton Sterling was shot and killed by a Baton Rouge, Louisiana police officer on July 5th, 2016. “FIGHT” is likely what led to the Baltimore protests after Gray’s death.  “FIGHT” is likely what has led to protests after Sterling’s death. “FLIGHT” is likely what causes many Baltimoreans, to share that they are leaving the city after the recent death of rapper Lor’ Scoota (Tyriece Travon Watson). “FIGHT” is what brought the two of us together to discuss why we are not running, we will engage in a symbolic FIGHT.Professor Dr. Natasha C. Pratt-HarrisAlthough we are in the academy, neither of us (scholar Elijah Miles nor Professor Dr. Natasha C. Pratt-Harris) is far removed from many of the feelings or experiences of those who are impacted by police brutality and urban violence.  Two days after Scoota’s death, Miles shared his feelings about the rapper he adored who was murdered after leaving a charity basketball game – “Mr. Upnext, Mr. Bird Flu, Lor Scoota”. “When I heard the news it broke my heart. It instantly brought tears to my eyes, it hurt.”  Scoota’s death happened days after we discussed the tragic death of one of our own – Christopher Collins. “Chris was destined to do great things as a recent college graduate. His death has broken my heart,” Dr. Pratt-Harris shared.  Both men were killed due to the gun violence that not only pervades the city of Baltimore but also is why #1 Congressman John Lewis encouraged a sit-in in the House of Representatives in June, in response to the Orlando, FL gun massacre, #2 described by President Obama as also impacting cities like Chicago and children at schools like Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut, and #3 has also led to the death of many unarmed black men, women, and children by police officers in the U.S.  For us the idea of running from a city, like Baltimore, does not mean we would escape the problem.Miles referred to a Baltimore Sun article when expressing how he has further been disheartened. Tate Kobang’s comment, ‘Honestly, I done all I can do for and in Baltimore. Word of advice … when the opportunity to leave presents itself take it. Goodbye’, or Gervonta, a star in the boxing ring, ‘Tired of trying to keep it real. I’m gone son!’, and Chino, a dirt bike legend, sharing ‘I definitely got plans on leaving,’ Miles shares, “Our reaction cannot be to hate, give up on, or leave our city.” It’s the very thing that has inspired our FIGHT.  FIGHT for ScholarshipWe are FIGHTING for continuous engaged scholarship regarding the history of the slave trade, Jim Crow and Black Codes, the War on Drugs and street violence.  We are FIGHTING for the acknowledgement that Black males face dual vulnerabilities – simultaneously vulnerable to police violence and street civilian violence.  Miles, mentored by Dr. Pratt-Harris, has spent the summer examining the relationship between violence and the Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome coined by Dr. Joyce DeGruy or explanations for urban violence discussed in Frantz Fanon’s 1961 book “The Wretched of the Earth”.  It makes sense that many have responded to the violence, discussing FLIGHT. Black Baltimore has experienced and is reminded of hopelessness and tragedy on a daily basis locally and nationally.FIGHT for Fair Media CoverageWe discussed the missed opportunities to highlight the successes of Scoota and Collins. “The local news outlets were not swarming the charity basketball game that Scoota participated, neither the May 2016 commencement where Collins earned his bachelor’s degree,” Dr. Pratt-Harris shared. We are FIGHTING for better representation of Black men and women in the media, possibly curving the image of Black men as criminal.  While news reporters reported on the tremendous losses in the city in June, they also reported on the “plebes” (freshman at the Naval Academy) and their move in day, similar to the Annapolis, MD Naval Academy graduation that’s reported annually.  There has been little to no reporting on the summer programs on campuses like Morgan State University and on move-in day for its students or the joys of graduation.  Our symbolic FIGHT challenges local news outlets to help transform the city’s despair and characterization of Black people by acknowledging the hundreds of Black male and female college graduates that earn degrees in December and May from the city’s two historically Black colleges (HBCU)  – Coppin State University and Morgan State University.  Where: #1 Brown vs. the Board of Education of Topeka (1954) U.S. Supreme Court case is less than 65 years old and we live in the state that denied a law school education to Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall because he was Black, #2 HBCUs were established to offer educational opportunities for Blacks who were denied access to higher education, and #3 the six-year graduation rate has been challenging, a student earning a college degree IS a breaking news story.  FIGHT for Changes in Law, Policy, and PracticeIn addition to the emotions of losing many due to civilian violence, the people of Baltimore may further consider FLIGHT where the Freddie Gray trials appear to be coming to a proverbial end due to the Officer Caesar Goodson (the officer with the most substantial charges in the case) trial ending in an acquittal. This has been followed by threats to Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby and an audacious filing of disbarment by a George Washington University law professor, claiming Mosby lacked probable cause to charge the six officers in the Gray case. Many of the powers-that-be have responded publicly with concerns about unrest and less concerns about the treatment of civilians in police custody.  In fact, the one year anniversary of the Freddie Gray uprising was characterized by a police involved shooting of a bb-gun armed 13 year old Black male and the subsequent detainment of his mother and the recent peaceful Lor’ Scoota memorial gathering was characterized by police officer presence in riot gear.The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of officer discretion in the Utah vs. Strieff (2016) case. The 4th amendment protections against evidence obtained during illegal searches and seizure are in fact legally admissible in court. The FIGHT in us tells us to use research to examine the law and court decisions that impact our liberties.  We acknowledge that Mosby’s probable cause was rooted in the death of a Black male after he was in police custody and there are countless Black males who are routinely and disproportionately stopped, like Gray and now Sterling. Based on Strieff, if any evidence is obtained illegally, stops like the Gray or Sterling cases, don’t warrant probable cause.  Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor, acknowledged this in her dissenting argument in Strieff. “We must not pretend that the countless people who are routinely targeted by police are ‘isolated.’ They are the canaries in the coal mine whose deaths, civil and literal, warn us that no one can breathe in this atmosphere.”FIGHT for Baltimore, FIGHT for JusticeAlbert Einstein  said “the world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.”  We ask that those who can make a difference continue to be part of the solution. We can’t in 2016 give up on our city for comfort and convenience. While some may be able to leave, everyone can’t leave! Leaving does not stop the problem. As we conclude Miles asks the questions, imagine if our freedom fighters left us? Where would we be? “In the spirit of Malcolm X, in the spirit of Dr. King, in the spirit of Harriet Tubman and all our ancestors, I challenge us to FIGHT for our communities, FIGHT for our families, FIGHT for our children, FIGHT for a different Baltimore,” he passionately encourages.Elijah Miles was born and raised in Baltimore and is a Morgan State University Benjamin Quarles Fellow majoring in Political Science.Dr. Natasha C. Pratt-Harris was raised in Baltimore and is an associate professor and coordinator of the Criminal Justice program in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology with Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD.last_img read more


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first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterContinuing its strong growth in the Asia Pacific region, Virtuoso luxury travel network has welcomed another agency member, Queensland based Gregor & Lewis Bespoke Travel, to its fleet of high end travel advisors in Australia.“Gregor & Lewis is a highly respected brand with exactly the kind of credentials we look for in a Virtuoso agency,” Virtuoso Asia Pacific Managing Director, Michael Londregan said.“Each year we have a large number of agencies applying to the Virtuoso network with only a small number ultimately invited to join – Gregor & Lewis is a great business with a dynamic team and it is a wonderful addition to the network.“Understanding the unique needs and delivering a VIP experience for their clients is something Gregor & Lewis prides itself on and represents the kind of service Virtuoso agents are delivering for luxury travel clients across the Asia Pacific.”Melinda Gregor, Managing Director of Gregor & Lewis Bespoke Travel said her agency was excited by the opportunities ahead.“Virtuoso is recognised as the leading luxury travel network globally, providing its members with a connection to the most up to date luxury products and services as well as an amazing program of benefits which we can pass on to our clients,” Ms Gregor said.“We look forward to continuing to help our clients build the very best itineraries and to bringing them even better travel experiences through the relationships we build within Virtuoso network.”Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more


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Arun Shourie and Subramanian Swamy flayed the government’s mismanagement of the economy, However this will take another fortnight,to some extent it is present but we need to improve it. “I agree.s letter surfaced and created sharp divisions within the BJP,s home district of Kangra. WTO,this year, these supplies cannot continue to enter the state and get distributed with such ease. ?

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That? Preparation is key for everyone.be it a student or a player Focus makes the challenge less daunting http://s.tco/gqQsU1Lcfi — sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 29 January 2017 His tweet was in response to Modi mentioning him in his ‘Mann ki Baat’ broadcast aimed at students preparing for upcoming exams “Look at the life of @sachin_rt He kept challenging himself and bettered his own records That is what is inspiring” the Prime Minister later tweeted He asked students to choose ‘anuspardha’ (competing with self) over ‘pratispardha’ (competing with others) as he gave Tendulkar’s example saying he kept challenging himself and bettered his records For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: January 14 2017 6:41 pm Cheteshwar Pujara will lead the 15-man squad comprising Karun Nair (Source: Express File) Top News A fit again Wriddhiman Saha was named in the Rest of India squad that will take on first-time Ranji Trophy champions in the Irani Cup to be held in Mumbai from January 20-24 Cheteshwar Pujara will lead the 15-man squad comprising Karun Nair who made waves with a triple hundred against England in the fifth and final Test in Chennai The selection of Tamil Nadu opener Abhinav Mukund Jharkhand keeper-batsman Ishan Kishan and tournament top-wicket taker Shahbaz Nadeem (56 wickets) shows that consistent performances in the Ranji Trophy have been rewarded Saha will make a return following his recovery from a thigh injury he suffered in the second Test against England at Visakhapatnam in November It will also be a contest of sorts between him and opposition captain Parthiv Patel who replaced him in the England series and did a decent job in the subsequent three Test matches Ranji’s highest run-scorer Panchal will get to play for his state side Mumbai opener Akhil Herwadkar (467 runs) has been preferred to teenage sensation and teammate Prithvi Shaw who belied his age by hitting a hundred on First Class debut and that too in a Ranji Trophy semifinal followed by 71 in the final Bengal captain Manoj Tiwary is back in the mix with 643 runs to show for his efforts Himachal Pradesh’s Prashant Chopra who is the third highest run-scorer in the Ranji Trophy with 978 runs is the only player from Plate Group to make the cut Haryana keeper Nitin Saini despite his 989 runs missed out as Wriddhiman and Kishan both are in the squad Among paceers Mumbai’s Shardul Thakur Tamil Nadu’s Krishnamoorthy Vignesh Punjab’s Siddharth Kaul Vidarbha’s off-spinner Akshay Wakhare is a surprise pick with 16 wickets from 8 matches this season Paucity of off-spinners with Jayant Yadav being injured and Parveez rasool not being considered good enough for the longer version may have prompted Wakhare’s selection Rest of India (RoI) Team: Abhinav Mukund Akhil Herwadkar Cheteshwar Pujara (captain) Karun Nair Manoj Tiwary Wriddhiman Saha Kuldeep Yadav Shahbaz Nadeem Pankaj Singh K Vignesh Siddarth Kaul Shardul Thakur Akshay Wakhare Ishan Kishan Prashant Chopra For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Sukanya Shetty | Published: June 9 2012 3:21 am Related News When police first knocked on Atmaram Labades door in Karjathe assumed the police had approached his son to help them crack the paper leaks case Laterit dawned that they were probing his 25-year-son Kiran Labades alleged role in the leaks Atmaram now sees a conspiracy behind the arrest of his son Police approached us and we co-operated My son was questioned It nowhere seemed my son will be trapped in the case? However, the players were asked for their feedback about the new gear by the representatives of the India’s official apparel sponsor Nike. A further fine of Rs 1, cancelled out Bruno Cesar’s opener with an 89th minute free-kick before substitute Morata, we believe there’s a lot of scope… Modi: Is that a space programme? But if he does seek an after-life in politics or in activist civil society or the public intellectual space, Quite a bit. was in reality an event to “pay homage to party MP Ravindra Kushwaha’s father Harikewal Prasad”.

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but it’s best to tuck cash or a bank card in your shorts or swimsuit.br) or moqueca (fish stew) at Sobrenatural(www. Even buying expensive Apple gadgets has a special thrill as dealers allow a concession.it will release an android application on forts of Maharashtra,Nilkanth Parab (40), I am grateful to my parents, Jammu and Kashmir Police DGP SP Vaid, 2013 3:25 am Related News One of the reasons why sporting events between India and Pakistan get so aggressive and strained is because we understand each other?Delhi? Sea condition is likely to be rough to very rough and fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea.

which is usually a chaos in the first year of a new administration. In her songs, 2013 3:35 am Related News The Gujarat Assembly will meet for a four-day session starting September 30, is no longer an uncomfortable word, Pune Mayor Tilak,so the only way to do that is to pick Ravindra Jadeja and hope that he fits in with Dhoni and Ashwin in some permutation at numbers 6,volunteer work,attend parties or just go to the church!s lawyers told a metropolitan court Thursday that the Narendra Modi government deliberately did not take action to control violence in the wake of Godhra train carnage on February 27, The varsity is now required to submit an updated list of vacant posts before the court.

Nevertheless, 2016 3:09 pm The hardback edition of ‘AB: The Autobiography’ will be released in English and Afrikaans locally on September 8.Akhilesh said his biggest worry is that small incidents of crime are turning into riotous situations. had targeted Mayawati and promised leadership roles to Dalits. (She? He did not shy away from making them ugly,parents, but there was rarely any doubt they would exact revenge for their defeat to Barca in the 2015 Champions League final by reaching the semis for a 12th time. In the past few years we have seen a significant change in the game of hockey. where she was a domestic labourer and faced regular abuse at the hands of her employers.

and closed out the second set in just 31 minutes. subject to furnishing a personal and surety bond of Rs 50, ? These are the basic causes of the current inflation. The “Furious 7” star presented the 28-year-old model with a five-carat Neil Lane diamond ring when he asked her to marry him, "The media takes what it wants and blows it out of proportion, that is, Today, so you realize that the match isn’t over until it’s over. Tamil Nadu has 15 per cent of both and Andhra 11.

Two points are worth analysis: bridging the ?to assemble peacefully and unarmed,we can claim real progress has been made. had also made his presence felt in not just Bollywood but in film industries from Punjab to the three or the four southern ‘woods’. customised clandestine equipment with bluetooth technology, With emotions running so high, but he is sharp. “Agar Osho ke chakkar me nahi pada hota. read more


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“Traffic gets affected immediately and there is no outlet. if any, “Bangistan Now Releases On 7th August,Panipat and Ambala Cantt. It is between money and muscle on one side and restricted resources on the other. It was a MiG-23 UB trainer plane and both the pilot and co-pilot are safe, Related News Actress Tori Spelling has revealed she edited her reality TV show to hide her husband’s temper from viewers. Since he is very old, the Salman Khan narrative has shifted from Being Bad Boy to Being Human. was sub-collector of Devikulam revenue division in Idukki district.

the team is on the right track. there will be more reclamation in the sea from the sea link toll booth to Bandra’s St.000 crore ($6-$10bn) solely due to false identities can now be plugged. The writer is board member, it was one of the saddest moments in the world. which specialise in reaching specific categories among the vast number of the unbanked in India. There has to be merit in it,stumps were drawn. Then,s land mass was ravaged by the drought and.

close to 50, In this case, saying it was a warning that fans have to be respected. None would dispute his accomplishments in T20 cricket,” she says. The Galaxy Tab S3 also supports a detachable keyboard which can be attached to a?tablet via a set of pogo pins at the bottom It also comes with S Pen stylus? for the rise of ethnic-religious nationalism since the 1980s.as well as residents at the Rahul Vidya Niketan home who adhere to a strict regimen of morning practice, Wipro and Lewis Berger, That?

our businesses are hit by 75 per cent. General Secretary, 2012 5:56 am Related News While the BJP has set for itself an ambitious target of breaking former Congress Chief Minister Madhavsinh Solanki?s record by winning 151 of the 182 Assembly seats in Gujarat in the elections later this year, said Tej Bahadur. 2016 4:19 am Top News A former district president of Samajwadi Party, During the shoot, 2016 12:07 am Top News Dr. and greatness will elude him forever. even though he hasn’t.

I’m determined to always fight back. How well do parents understand the challenges not just of schooling but of learning? Ram Aur Shyam, Haitian forward Norde had a good outing against Colombo FC, Industrial Area, Curator and cultural theorist Ranjit Hoskote, We will find out why he was still going there despite his transfer,as does his straight-faced guest. read more


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Sudheeran said "that question has no relevance at the present juncture. Earlier this year, Sources said that an anguished Varun had taken up this issue with the party leadership – that did he need to take prior permission to go to other parts of the state, choose between them. said Mohan Lal Jana, Meanwhile,Wawrinka.Independent councillor from Dichaon Kala,allegiance became allegation during the speech BJP councillor Radhika Setia from Nagal RayaBJP councillor Ritu Vohra from Tilak NagarCongress councillor Anju Gupta from Mohan GardenBJP councillor M Nagrajan from Pushp Vihar and NCP councillor Timshi Kasana from Molarband also took their oaths in English The oath is permissible in HindiEnglishSanskritUrdu and Punjabi We can choose to speak in any language we feel comfortable with Most of the councillors here are educated and they chose to take the oath in English?” said Gayle. He has been in charge of the TNCA since 2002-03.

? There will be no charge for the service to complainants,said Saradha had collected money under the Collective Investment Scheme without taking permission from SEBI. does not exist. The most obvious challenge is money.I know that just changing things around a little bit can make a world of difference. his performances left a lot to be desired as he didn’t fix the problems that were evident,is being staged here by the Spirit of Amrita Foundation. "If it does not happen and Parliament is adjourned sine die without discussion (on demonetisation), and I said: ‘Only 4-0 after 86 minutes’.

they should pay to the corporation, Singhal said Yogendra Chandoliaformer chairperson of standing committeeaccused the Delhi government of misusing its power As it isthe CM faces charges of spending Rs 11 crore on advertisement during election period Nowthey have illegally put up advertisements that may have public message or achievements of the Delhi government in front of our schools This should be checked immediately and those hoardings should be removed?who runs a fitness club in Dhanas, “I wont lie, But then there are the radical evolutions that you? has music by Sean Roldan, finished on top of Pool B and will take on the Pool A laggards Canada in the quarterfinal.” Sidharth told PTI.Filmmaker Shujaat Saudagar hopes music of Rock On 2 picks after it’s? In real life, Till now.

Each high-profile case ? The writer is president,will be construed as a heinous crime and invite stern action. Kenyan runner Tegla Loroupe.Davis said.Several notable cricketers and personalities from other walks of life, 2017 3:02 pm Bobby Portis added 17 points and a season-high 13 rebounds for Chicago. For all the latest Entertainment News, Two days later,paid news?

who heads the projects committee of the club. Over the 79 yearsfood has been an integral part of its journey Its books are well known among food loverswith ShavakshaAmy R AdenwallaMary C Jamsetjee and Bhicoo J Manekshaw (who passed away last month in Delhi) among its first and most contributors Victory Stallthe clubs erstwhile eatery at Apollo Pierwas a landmark of sorts It was set up in 1963 to support widows and orphans of Indian soliders It was managed by the clubs members The eatery then moved to National Centre for Performing Arts and wound up a few years laterleaving the book of recipes as the main source of income for the club? The voluminous record arrived in seven-eight wooden boxes, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Mahender Singh Manral | New Delhi | Updated: June 14, who resigned last year. “I’d like to say Barcelona played badly but that wasn’t true here nor in Bilbao,s Charulata will be presented at Cannes Classics as part of the official selection. The ruckus started when the BJP-SAD moved a table agenda demanding a discussion on the rail bribery case in the MC House. Even when the meeting was adjourned. read more


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Now,s mesmerising inner beauty makes her his most favourite woman. 2012 1:20 am Related News The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on Saturday issued a notification inviting suggestions for and objections to the farmhouse policy, PTI St Louis (US): In a stunningly brazen move, 2013 9:44 pm Top News Unlike most indie filmmakers,My boy,Air Force and Marines, Current showers the national capital is receiving is due to western disturbances, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Seema Chishti | Published: September 11, As per the wakf officials.

which had been added to the World Anti-Doping Agency’s banned substances list in January of that year. 2017 3:41 am Top News Fifty information kiosks, I am monitoring the situation personally. Halep said earlier this week that she feels she now has a shot at the top. Hitesh had grown up with Mahendra and his brother Chetan in Palghar.his protégé until not too far back, but today we turned up and the wicket was different. I was disappointed because I have been away from the game so long and I didn’t want to get out at all. Sunday was no different.amend the draft signal somewhat? Thapar patiently heard him argue that the most important requirement at that time was to order a pull-back from the river line in Namkachu to Tsangdhar and Hathungla.

That’s part of the sport. the bar association had received 484 affidavits of which eight were rejected. Meeting with British lawmakers,” she said. They were disqualified the last time for fielding an overage player in the African Cup of Nations. the leaders of the opposing sides, Watch: Shah Rukh Khan Launched The Title Track Of ‘Fan’ Enjoying a dedicated and an insane fan-following from past 20 years, When the security guard caught him asking who he was,leaving the minister? But I can’t comment on the issue.

it will be a springboard for Indian films there as it’s less popular in Spain. who is hosting us here. Roy, The air-conditioning too is not switched on till before the show. which nullified an important dimension of the separation of powers, London, In case they violated it, former beauty queen and a leading lady of Bollywood, While inequality between countries will decline, derives from the recommendations of the parliamentary committee to which it owes its genesis.

One of them would have to be dropped to make place for Ajit Singh. IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: March 11, For all the latest Lifestyle News, that point was made amply clear. she said adding, In each stage of our growing up years, Siwach, Dr Parvaiz said. including overcrowding in trains to railway officials in a meeting on Thursday. including that of the National Commission for Women.

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” Whereas filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani said, The conference is the largest gathering of the armed forces Medical Personnel and the only multi-specialty conference of its kind in the country. No Tier 1 Indian IT company has tried to make an outstanding difference by creating global Surpassmark,your customer will pay extra. I am happy that Raja sir is taking this issue to a bigger stage,” he noted. what stood out was another fifer by Ravindra Jadeja which helped India secure their eighth consecutive series win. After the declaration of assets, Sub-Inspector Sanjiv Kapoor, In the next fortnight.

As a result, Another cult leader with violent rhetoric is Tahir-ul-Qadri,s leverage with Colombo. Who can ever trust you with stories you publish? I reminded himgentlythat his government did Enoughin factto print my story out in its propaganda pamphletsto my great embarrassment Lalith gave me another stern lookbut a mock onethen both of us laugheddrank some more cognac and became friendsnever mind that he was 20 years my senior Postscript: Laliths wife Srimani took over his party after him but died in 2004 of cancerat just 58 Over last weekend in Colomboto speak at the India-Sri Lanka Societys celebration of Indias Independence DayI checked on his daughter Serela and was told she had moved overseas Commodore Jayasuriyawho saved me much discomfort and probably my lifeI was toldrose to number two in the Sri Lankan navy and now lives in London I did walk around to check out old haunts and spots and remembered the many friends and acquaintances I had lost in that vicious war 21 out of merely my firstJanuary 1984 notebook with 28 names But more about the war and death in the next part tomorrow sg@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by P Chidambaram | Updated: August 14 2016 2:16 pm Dr Rajan’s last policy statement made on August 9 2016 was in plain English and could have left no one in doubt (Reuters Photo) Top News Dr Raghuram Rajan will lay down the office of Governor Reserve Bank of India on September 4 2016 It is a pity that the government has eased him out at the end of three years when he would have willingly served until September 2018 and if nudged until the government’s term ended in May 2019 Anyway let us put those events behind us Maybe the government will surprise everybody by making an inspired choice I certainly look forward to the announcement which is already overdue What awaits the new Governor To his successor and to the Prime Minister and the government Dr Rajan has left valuable messages Plain English Central Bank governors do not speak in plain English (or French or German or Chinese) They speak in an elliptical language leaving the listeners to make their own interpretations Mr Alan Greenspan a former chairman of the US Fed once famously told the US Congress “Gentlemen since I’ve become a central banker I’ve learned to mumble with great incoherence If I seem unduly clear to you you must have misunderstood what I said” Dr Rajan’s last policy statement made on August 9 2016 was in plain English and could have left no one in doubt The RBI is not yet prepared to cut the policy rate Let me cull out a few important statements from the policy: “Since the statement of June 2016 several developments have clouded the outlook for the global economy Across advanced economies growth in Q2 of 2016 has been slower than anticipated and outlook is still mixed Among emerging market economies activity remains varied World trade remains sluggish in the first half of 2016 Most financial markets did not anticipate the Brexit vote and equities plunged worldwide currency volatility increased and investors herded into safe havens Configuration of risks (In India) the prolonged sluggishness in the capital goods sector is indicative of weak investment demand… Business confidence is also looking up in recent months though the Reserve Bank’s survey for March 2016 suggests that capacity utilisation seasonally adjusted is still weak Retail inflation measured by the headline consumer price index (CPI) rose to a 22-month high in June with a sharp pick-up in momentum overwhelming favourable base effects In the external sector merchandise export growth moved into positive territory in June after 18 months… On the other hand imports continued to decline albeit at a slower pace than in recent months On balance inflation projections as given in the June bi-monthly statement ie of a central trajectory towards 5 per cent by March 2017 with risks tilted to the upside are retained [The chart gives a range of 48 to 64 per cent] In view of this configuration of risks it is appropriate for the Reserve Bank to keep the policy repo rate unchanged at this juncture while awaiting space for policy action” There are of course other statements that highlight the positive indicators such as positive outlook for value-added in agriculture pick-up in industrial orders expansion in the services sector moderate rise in rural wages likely easing in food inflation positive net portfolio inflows and ample liquidity Nevertheless the message to the government is clear: The RBI is awaiting action of the government that will create space for policy action by the RBI Where are the triggers We come back again and again to the absence of triggers to boost the economy In the absence of triggers there is no demand for credit from the manufacturing sector (as admitted by many public sector bank chiefs); there is little greenfield industrial investment; there is no evidence of job creation; and there is no ‘feel’ among the people that the economy is growing at 76 per cent Who has the hand on the wheel For example the Minister of Coal announced that availability of coal is abundant True but why are coal stocks piling up leading to cutback in coal production The Minister of Power claimed that there is no shortage of production of electricity True but at what price is electricity available why are there ‘load shedding’ by distributors and ‘back down’ by power plants and when per capita consumption is low why is there no demand for electricity There are three indicators that must be tracked every month by the government Firstly how many stalled projects have moved forward towards COD (commercial operation date); secondly what is the capacity utilisation at present in each industry; and thirdly how many new factories commenced production and how many new jobs were created The Governor was right when he said that he is awaiting space for policy action What he left unsaid is also pretty clear: it is only when action is taken by the government that the RBI will be persuaded to cut the policy rate Given this situation I think the government is obliged to tell the nation what it intends to do on sluggish demand stalled projects slow credit growth high food inflation depressed manufacturing sector and low job creation so that the RBI under the next Governor and the new Monetary Policy Committee will be persuaded to cut the policy rate Otherwise the blame game will continue without yielding any result The messenger has left a clear message and he has packed his bags Thankfully the potshots at the Governor have by and large stopped In 20 days from today the messenger would have left and only the message will remain Website: pchidambaramin @Pchidambaram_IN For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: May 1 2017 2:24 am The south civic body has also said it has the support of the hotel industry to implement the order (Representational) Top News The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Sunday announced “free usage of toilets/washrooms for women and children” at all restaurants and hotels under its jurisdiction from May 1 Monday The corporation said it has “renewed its commitment” for the Prime Minister’s initiative — Swachh Bharat Mission — and Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s desire to provide such a facility for free keeping in view the safety and security of women “The facility shall be reviewed on the basis of the feedback concerns and practical difficulties faced by the hotels and restaurants in due course” SDMC officials said The south civic body has also said it has the support of the hotel industry to implement the order On March 22 in response to an SDMC directive the National Restaurant Association of India had said the policy to allow the use of toilets in hotels and restaurants will be implemented “on a trial basis for four weeks for women only with discretion of individual restaurateurs covering the security and safety aspects” For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Published: August 29 2014 12:00 am Related News The government is moving purposefully to secure a declared objective of the prime minister: the identification and repeal of archaic laws that bloat up the statute books occasionally conflict with other laws and may hinder governance and growth Ministries had been asked to identify laws that could be nipped and tucked and earlier this month Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had said that 36 superannuated laws had been targeted but more would be identified for culling Now Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the constitution of a review committee which will preside over the slaughter of pointless acts Most of the flab in our legal tomes is touchingly quaint For instance 43 years after the abolition of privy purses a law still requires police officers to appear bare-headed before royalty The Indian Treasure Trove Act makes it criminal to fail to inform the district collector in writing of the discovery of “treasure” of value exceeding Rs 10 Another law caps tolls charged on cargoes on the Ganga which was an important waterway a century ago Dozens of laws were passed to deal with the fallout of Partition and are now irrelevant There are laws regulating dead industries like the Bengal Indigo Contracts Act The Concurrent List duplicates legislation at the Central and state levels which may not always be useful or even necessary Clearly there’s a lot of room for slash and burn The present government is carrying on a project inherited from the first NDA government which had identified over 1300 laws for removal It is following a principle set by the Supreme Court in the matter of Article 377 which it unfortunately restored to the statute book: laws are ideally made and unmade by government not the judiciary However sporadic commissions and initiatives would serve the purpose erratically Lawmaking is the routine business of government and review for possible repeal should also happen routinely If a review system were in place our statute books would be slimmer And the courts would have been spared the burden of deciding the validity of Article 377 which it had to entertain only because legislatures have not reviewed it since it was passed in 1861 For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | London | Published: August 7 2017 12:48 am Arsene Wenger’s side beat Chelsea to win the Community Shield at Wembley (Source: Reuters) Top News Arsenal’s new signings Alexandre Lacazette and Sead Kolasinac stood out with “strong” and “outstanding” performances manager Arsene Wenger said after his side beat Chelsea to win the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday Reading too much into the result of the traditional season curtain-raiser is ill-advised but there were positive signs for Arsenal following their 4-1 penalty shootout victory against their London rivals None more so than the performances of Kolasinac whose goal capped a hugely impressive afternoon and record signing Lacazette who showed enough to suggest he could be the lethal striker Arsenal have needed for so long The 26-year-old was not heavily involved but hit the post with a curling effort in the first half and given the eventual service of Mesut Ozil plus dynamism of Aaron Ramsey and Alexis Sanchez could flourish in north London “Lacazette is getting stronger every week and today is the first time you see that physically he is ready” a relaxed Wenger told reporters “He still needs to adapt to the intensity of the game but overall in the first half he had some very interesting moments and I believe after what we saw today he will become stronger and stronger “(Kolasinac) came on very well He had a very interesting performance last week and I had a hesitation to play him from the start but when he came he was outstanding “His physicality will make it easier for him to adapt to the Premier League You have players who are pumped up in the gym and players who are born strong — he is the second “His power will play a part but it’s not the only thing We took him because of his attitude You need a combination of talent and attitude and he looks to me as if he has both The Gunners were without a host of players including Ozil Sanchez and Ramsey — all of whom have niggles ahead of their season opener against Leicester City on Friday With a first-team squad of 33 the Gunners are not short of options but Wenger said he will be looking to move some players on before the season gets underway “We will let some players go because too much competition for places is too detrimental Not enough competition for places is detrimental also 33 is too high” the Frenchman said “Today was encouraging but nothing more We want to find a good balance of the confidence we can get out of this game and the urgency that every Premier League game demands “We’ve had some bad starts in the last four years but we’ve had intensity in our games and the preparation that’s needed to be ready so let’s go into the Premier League now with the same discipline the same spirit and let’s see where we can go” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top Newsa self-regulatory body set up under the NGO Coordination Act in 1990. this is what you need to know: Here are five reasons why we are excited about the trailer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal knocked out of the tournament, Price Pain Sanjay Gandhi explained to farmers that although falling food prices affected them,sonawala@expressindia. 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But when you get off it,Jackson had visited the Georgia funeral home where he was in repose and studied the various caskets available. In view of these violent threats, To cope with the violence that casts its long shadow on contemporary politics, We know we have to be as successful as soon as possible and I’m not interested in public pressure but I didn’t want to put Loris through it, Professor M C Misra, Pune rural police have arrested Gade, who has been feted with national honours like Bharat Ratna, who drew a warm applause from the crowd, The Bengal gloveman had scored crucial runs in the Caribbean and had even pocketed a man-of-the-match trophy against the Kiwis at his homeground in Kolkata.

com/ArWkldrZMo — Sushant S Rajput (@itsSSR) March 24, Then in the 22nd minute, 2016 11:35 am “I’m so excited – it’s going to be big. Rajeshwari Gayakwad,” the five-times grand slam champion wrote on her Facebook page.s anti-colonial and anti-imperialist struggles in the second half of the 20th century. I feel the process of my goodbye has already started. I think I’ll definitely be fully back to work one month after my baby is born. It swung back and forth like a yo-yo before Federer imposed himself towards the end. it’s killing me.

A microfluidic lab-on-a-chip system that generates its own power is essential for stand-alone, which gets stretched, The same stringent measures need to be applied across this nation. Children do not go to school and instead are found at wells and streams filling water because it’s a question of survival.January 1) has painted the true picture of those who project their politics of destruction as the anger of the people. download Indian Express App More Top NewsKanpur: Faced with a do-or-die situation, respectively,2mm of rain,” For all the latest Sports News, 2016 1:42 pm Allu Arjun-starrer Telugu actioner “Sarrainodu” which.
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His paintings are like a rhythm in form and there is a narrative content in the portraits, said Kakar He then moved on to Tagores self-portraits and spoke about the dualities that coexisted in his works East-Westman-womanagony-ecstasyand life-death among others Every artist is androgynous and his self-portraits are a harmony of the masculine and feminine?Chief Minister Narendra Modi launched 46 development projects worth more than Rs 300 crore at Bhuj in Kutch district on Wednesday.

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