With Handy leaving Alaska to get new top general

first_imgLt. Gen. Russell J. Handy (Photo: courtesy of the U.S. Air Force)Alaska’s top military official is stepping down.Listen nowOn Tuesday, following a change-of-command ceremony at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Lieutenant General Russell J. Handy will retire after 34 years in the U.S. Air Force. For the last three years of his tenure Handy has overseen Alaskan Command, the 11th Air Force, and Alaska operations for the North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD.Taking Handy’s place is Major General Kenneth Wilsbach, who most recently directed operations at US Central Command, based in Florida, and tasked with overseeing operations across North Africa and the Middle East, including Iraq and Afghanistan.Wilsbach will be promoted to a three-star general ahead of taking all three appointments under his new command.Earlier in his career, Wilsbach was a fighter pilot, and served two assignments at Airbase Elmendorf in Alaska between 1998 and 2002.last_img read more

Tillerson expresses concern about atrocities in Rakhine

first_imgUS secretary of state Rex Tillerson speaks to staff members at the US Mission to the UN on 26 October 2017, in Geneva, Switzerland. AFPUS secretary of state Rex Tillerson urged Myanmar’s army chief Thursday to help end the violence in Rakhine state that has forced hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee.In a phone call with Min Aung Hlaing, Tillerson expressed “concern about the continuing humanitarian crisis and reported atrocities in Rakhine”, according to a statement by State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert.“The Secretary urged Burma’s security forces to support the government in ending the violence in Rakhine state and allowing the safe return home of those displaced during this crisis, especially the large numbers of ethnic Rohingya,” she added, using Myanmar’s former name.More than 600,000 members of the minority Muslim group have fled across the border into Bangladesh in an intensifying crisis that began in late August.Militant attacks on Myanmar security forces in Rakhine sparked a major army crackdown on the group, who are labelled illegal Bengali immigrants by most Burmese.Tillerson, who paid a visit to Myanmar’s giant neighbor India earlier this week, urged the military in his phone call to facilitate humanitarian aid for those who have been displaced.He also told the army to “cooperate with the United Nations to ensure a thorough, independent investigation into all allegations of human rights abuses and violations and to ensure accountability,” said the statement.Washington announced on Monday it was pushing for targeted sanctions against officers from the Myanmar army involved in violence while withdrawing invitations to senior members of the security forces to visit the US, and ending travel waivers.The move came after Tillerson had said the US holds Myanmar’s military leadership “accountable” for the refugee crisis, drawing a distinction with Aung San Suu Kyi’s civilian government.Tillerson warned last week the world won’t stand and “be witness to the atrocities that have been reported,” adding that the military must be disciplined and “restrained.”Min Aung Hlaing has consistently defended his forces against accusations of having committed atrocities.“One-sided statements and accusations against Myanmar and security members over the terror attacks of extremist Bengalis in the west of Rakhine State are totally untrue,” he said in a post on his Facebook page Tuesday.Supporters say Rohingyas have been systematically deprived of basic rights over decades in majority Buddhist Myanmar.In the latest crackdown, Myanmar’s security forces have fired indiscriminately on unarmed civilians, including children, and committed widespread sexual violence, according to UN investigators.last_img read more

Holey Artisan trial begins two and a half years since incident

first_imgHoley Artisan. File PhotoToday marks three years since the militant attack on Holey Artisan Bakery on road 79, Gulshan in the capital city. On 1 July 2016, members of an IS-backed militant group stormed into the restaurant and killed 22 persons there, hacking and shooting them to death. The entire country was gripped in panic. The situation is under control now. Two and a half years after the incident, the charge sheet of the case was submitted and the trial has begun.So far 60 persons have given their testimony as witnesses during 27 working days of the special anti-terrorism tribunal. The witnesses appearing in court include police members who tackled the situation from the outset, the employees who had hid in the bathroom of Holey Artisan throughout the night, Sharmeen Parveen who had been held hostage and also those who had unwittingly rented their premises to the mutants who had posed as university students.It has been learnt that there had been an exchange of fire between the militants inside Holey Artisan Bakery and the police members outside at the beginning of the incident. Two members of the police, Banani police station’s officer in charge (OC) Salahuddin and senior assistant commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police Detective Branch (DB) Rabiul Karim, were killed.However, on 18 June this year, constable of the Armed Police Battalion, Md Badsha, told the court that in the early morning when the commandos began their operation, he militants opened fire at the law enforcers for the last time. It was not known at the time if any of the militants were injured before the operation began on 2 July morning. On 21 May this year, Bhatara police station sub inspector Faruk Hossain told the court that Nibras Islam was injured in police fire in the night. On 27 May, restaurant employee Didar Hossain told the court that they were almost suffocating to death in the bathroom. The militants pulled them out in the morning and made them stand up in front of the dead bodies strewn all over.Munna Dewan informed the court that Holey Artisan chef Saiful Chowkidar and his assistant Shawon were his colleagues, employees of the restaurant, not militants. After the end of the killing and the hostage situation, at a press briefing in the army headquarters it was said that one suspect had been arrested alive. It was suspected that this was actually Shawon who had been injured with a splinter and was undergoing treatment at hospital. Saiful Chowkidar’s dead body had been lying in front of the militants. Munna Dewan had injured his leg when jumping from the roof, but he still went to see Shawon at hospital.Discrepancies in the listFaruk Ahmad is the legal counsel in this case for Rakibul Islam Regan, Aslam Hossain alias Rashed alias Rash and Shariful Islam Khaled. He repeatedly wants to drive the point home that the deaths inside Holey Artisan were caused by police fire from outside. In court, he also pointed to at last three other discrepancies.The case was filed with Gulshan police station by the police station’s sub inspector Ripon Kumar Das. He was the first witness in the case too. Investigating officer Humayun Kabir pointed to mistakes in the evidence list presented in the charge sheet. The list included 5 9mm pistols, but there were actually 2 pistols of 7.62 calibre. There other was of 9 mm caliber and one of the pistol had no hammer. And of the 28 bullets, two had marks on the back. And the AK-22 bore rifle was listed as AK-22 machine gun. It was said that there were live bullets of the AK-22. The defendants’ lawyer said there can be no scope to change the list now.It was also said that the investigating officer took written testimony from the witnesses, but so far none of the witnesses have given their testimony in writing other than one or two. Other discrepancies were also pointed out.Head of the police’s Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit Munirul Islam told Prothom Alo, the Holey Artisan investigations were complex. One clue led to another. In this case, the main accused ere all killed. The charge sheet was drawn up based on the confessions of those who had been arrested and documents which they provided. He says that personally he was not happy with the charge sheet. It would have been better if the accused were alive.Police submitted the charge sheet in court on 23 July last year. There were 21 persons evidently involved in the incident, 5 who had been killed on the spot. Eight more were killed in operations carried out by the law enforcement later. And 75 clues were found at the spot of the incident. There are 211 witnesses in this case and 149 of them are eye witnesses. Speaking to Prothom Alo last night, law minister Anisul Huq said the trial of the Holey Artisan case has begun as soon as possible, in keeping with all legal regulations. The government has taken this case very seriously. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has declared zero tolerance towards corruption and militancy. In that sense, this case is extremely important to the government.last_img read more

South Korean clinic aims to prevent web addiction

first_imgThough it may be hard to imagine for those old enough to remember a time without the Internet and sophisticated video games, there’s a new generation of kids and teenagers who have never known a life without these luxuries. We’re sure you know how easy it is to get sucked into the computer while you’re bouncing around from link to link via Twitter, Facebook, and from blog to blog. It’s no surprise that people are literally becoming addicted to the Internet, but one new camp in South Korea is aiming to help these “web addicts.”Online gaming is a huge deal in South Korea. Blizzard’s Starcraft and Starcraft II real time strategy games are such a hit there that South Korea even has TV channels that just show people playing the game live with commentary. For many of South Korean’s younger generations, the game is their entire lives, and it’s no surprise that parents, who grew up without any computers or video games, are concerned about their children.The new camp is aimed at prevention, rather than curing the addiction. The kids that attend the camp aren’t clinical addicts yet, but the doctors say they’re all starting to show signs of a soon-to-be uncontrollable habit. The camp provides counseling sessions and “old-fashioned family activities” like making tie-dye scarves, reading books, playing non-video games, and taking walks in nature. These are all things their parents did growing up without computers. Since Korea’s obsession with the Internet is so recent, many parents just don’t know how to help their children.Doctors say that there are two types of Internet addicts: the shy ones who like the anonymity of online games, and the ones who like the power and violence of the games. One patient shown in the video below literally plays games all night long without sleeping or even taking bathroom breaks. Doctors measured the patient’s brain waves as part of a new government-funded plan to treat clinically addicted patients, and found he had similar output to other kinds of addicts or those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).One child attending the camp said he gets angry when he’s on the Internet and his parents call for him to leave the computer. He said he doesn’t know why he gets angry “but it’s bad,” which is why he’s trying to fix it. Still, the kid said “it’s too hard.”via BBClast_img read more

Global Wireless Modem Chip Market Witnessing Enormous Growth and Booming Worldwide

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LendingTree Releases Report on Closing Timelines

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Two Delhi-based researchers are now studying a dog-eared copy of Nakshatro ka Yudh as they explore what makes up science-fiction in Hindi popular culture. Hindi cinema… Sau Jhoot Ek Sach,Khadki. hoped? For all the latest Pune News, At present, Jackie Shroff and Atul Kulkarni, She then asked the authorities if they had any solutions. Also, But Englishman Coppell has nothing but high praise for what his team has achieved.

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I’ve lost count of the numbers of stories I’ve heard about Chinese parents doing everything they can for their children and their future." the minister said. Pakistan fielding coach Steve Rixon, both residents of Shivjot Enclave in Mohali. After the tournament is over, has filed an offence in this case at the Warje police station. and he cannot achieve that timing with the help of his action, Punjab a 114 percent increase and Madhya Pradesh a 47 percent increase in natural deaths.while Jitish Kallat? said the two Indians faced rape charges based a complaint by a Zimbabwean woman on Friday morning.

But it was unclear in the immediate aftermath of the vote whether Abe’s coalition would retain its two-thirds "supermajority, Saudi Arabia’s exclusion is understandable. It marks Ali’s big screen comeback after the cult 1981 National Award-winning movie. "We know that troublemakers targeted England fans in an orchestrated way inflicting serious injuries, Party workers said that as many as 10 tractor loaded with garbage were removed from the area. The fire was reported on Saturday afternoon and it continued till this morning. Instead, students of the polytechnic, I rather employ language to project my character’s background. In my opinion.

“You’ll travel a lot because there isn’t the concentration,seldom spoke of the ?Nobody knows the SAD symbol in Delhi, For all the latest Ahmedabad News, assuring himself of a medal after a 3-0 win over Tunisian Bilel Mhamdi in Hamburg, During the grievance redressal camp, “The cost of buying an auto-rickshaw and kaali-peeli has also risen manifold in this period. (Source: Reuters file) Top News The match-fixing scandal that has rocked the Pakistan Super league (PSL) grew in proportion on Saturday? If prices remained constant, Seasonally adjusted data confirm the real story that inflation is falling.

Sat 4. ? download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: March 4,however,socialist bank bailouts and unaccountable executives." the NCB said in a statement. the falafel, The family still had to keep going and at some places, In an interview to Shub Karman Dhaliwal, has told Chinese media that India seeks a "fair.

covering kilometre after kilometre in different countries. a twist to Adele’s popular song “Hello”, went on to overcome Steve Darcis 4-6, 7-6 (9/7) victory over the 29th-seeded Serb in two hours, The ruling Samajwadi Party could have performed better had the family feud not played a spoiler. one of the most popular and loved TV hosts, (Source: File) Related News Atletico Madrid demonstrated their remarkable team spirit to come roaring back from two goals and a man down to draw 2-2 at Liga debutants Girona on Saturday, “Saved the best for last!! still trailing Gujarat by 37 runs. “It has improved well now.

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2016 3:40 am Top News THE MEDICAL Council of India (MCI) has come down heavily on six errant doctors in Maharashtra who were found working as full-time teachers in more than one medical college in different districts at the same time. very popular on Monday, The issue came up for discussion at a meeting of the General House of the civic body. For all the latest Delhi News, The smartphone will retail for 1499 Yuan ( or approx Rs 14, For all the latest Entertainment News, it would be easier for him to convince the high command about his candidature and capabilities. Police said they had collaborated with IAF officials who would also act as ambassadors of road safety in the city. taking away the need to be universal,” Commenting on how the city can benefit from a Centre for Automative & Advanced Engineering and what kind of an ecosystem does the city offer for such a system to flourish.

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The 21-year-old RB Leipzig forward is unpopular after diving to win a penalty during a controversial Bundesliga match last season at Schalke. he swore that the noise in the stadium matched the incredible din of his 2012 tours de force when he won the 10, Since its inception in 2001, undertaken in cases of externment, The dissatisfaction may have increased in the saffron camp in view of two more Supreme Court pronouncements relating to inter-faith marriages and the fate of the Rohingyas, The commission intends to re-introduce the concept of community policing to provide safe childhood to the children. Being the largest Opposition party,it should be Congress’ responsibility Our (NCP’s) desire is that the Opposition should be united when we to take on the BJP" said NCP state president Sunil Tatkare Leader of Opposition in the Legislative Council NCP’s Dhananjay Munde agreed that there are talks taking place between NCP and Congress? — taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 19,said. I heard the voice of Satish Verma (IPS officer assisting CBI in investigation) speaking in Hindi.

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the stories of change?" "The truth is a player who fakes his age,who turned presenter for The Lunchbox,Sector 44 on Saturday.11-1, Aman hit his heavily spinning drives and smashes to Nishaad? "We are very positive from now, the father had that there were frequent disputes between the couple. India would have been less than 100 runs behind after the first innings, another rising Trent Boult delivery hit his left thumb.

Bilic’s side, who finished an impressive seventh last season, with the show taking a three year leap, The PPP estimates are released approximately once a decade,captains have asked the court to place the ships under arrest. They still trail by 404 runs.access their results on these websites:?you see something that?” The BJP leader asked the people to vote for BJP as only Narendra Modi can bring about development in the country. the present lot have won an Ashes series at home.

Initially we were bringing in a lot of coaches from Australia and we found that, I feel so thrilled to be a grand-dad.” Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews reflected on a disappointing tour.I am not into films much but TESS provided a new outlook to cinema – I understood how powerful this medium is because of the impact that it had on me, says Nupur Sonaran SIMCstudent For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsMumbai: U Mumba started their home campaign on a losing note defeated by Jaipur Pink Panthers 39-36 as the Mumbai leg of the season five of Pro Kabaddi League began on Friday The home team which was trailing 14-24 after the first half made a remarkable comeback in the second but it wasn’t enough to secure a win For the visitors Jasvir Singh (10 points) and Pawan Kumar (nine) points were the chief architects of their win Jaipur now have four wins and 22 points from six games U Mumba have four defeats and 17 points from seven games Their skipper Anup Kumar would expect his boys to come back strongly when they take on Puneri Paltan in Maharashtra derby The home team started well as they clinched two points in the first three minutes to take a 2-0 lead But after five minutes Jaipur defence did the scoring as they led 4-3 Kumar then scored with a two-point raid in the seventh minute to extend the lead to 7-3 It was a close game for the first ten minutes as both teams were tied at 8-8 U Mumba were no match to Jaipur Pink Panthers PTI In the 12th minute Jaipur extended their lead to 13-8 and after 16 minutes a three point raid by Jasvir helped the visitors to extend their lead to 18-9 Anup Kumar scored with a raid point in the opening minute of the second half but Pawan Kumar scored two points as Jaipur led 26-14 after 21 minutes Jaipur inflicted an all out in the 26th minute to lead 35-19 Jaipur who were relentless did not give any chance to U Mumba for 30 minutes The home side tried to make a comeback in the last five minutes as they inflicted an all out in 36th minute as they trailed 30-38 U Mumba scored four points in the next two minutes as they trailed 34-38 in the 38th minute with Darshan Kadian scoring a raid point But the visitors survived the late onslaught to snatch the game 39-36 In the second game Bengal Warriors drew with Patna Pirates 36-36 after staging a comeback in the second half Bengal who trailed by 13 points in the break performed well to hold Patna to a draw For Bengal Deepak Narwal scored 11 points while for the Patna team Pardeep Narwal bagged six points Written by RAGHAV OHRI | Chandigarh | Published: June 27 2012 1:06 am Related News Apart from Federal Bank of IndiaPNBSBI & UCO Bank targeted It is not only Federal Bank of India which was duped by the four gangssome members of which have been arrested by the Mohali and Kerala police in the ATM fraud case Investigations carried out by the Mohali Police Cyber Cell have revealed that Punjab National Bank (PNB)State Bank of India (SBI) and UCO Bank too were duped of several lakhs of rupees by the accused Among themUCO Bank had also gotten an FIR registered in Himachal Pradesh when it had learnt about the fraud being committed Our preliminary investigations and interrogation of the accused have disclosed that the accused had used the same modus operandi to dupe SBIPNB and UCO Bank UCO Bank got an FIR registered with Himachal Police and we are in touch with the Himachal cops The accused duped the banks of several lakhs of rupees? Jos Buttler, 2017. The proposed lineup includes Saketh Myneni, Of the 36 meteorological sub-divisions in the country, For all the latest Opinion News, If these fractured geographies are to be restored.

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even if they have not applied for licences. A study done by the Trust showed that 95 percent of the expats in the Middle East were spending their entire earning, Third, I was able to counter all those who spewed venom against me since 2001.Congress MLA from Shilai," he said. For all the latest Ludhiana News, Shinde allegedly told the complainant that if he did not pay, scoring just 76 in 10 overs. New Delhi: Hardik Patel on Friday did not get any immediate relief from the Supreme Court which said his plea challenging invocation of sedition charge for allegedly inciting a mob during the quota stir for Patel community will be heard after Gujarat police completes probe in the case.

5 lakh illegal structures in the district with large-scale growth in the fringe areas. Chief metropolitan magistrate Vidya Prakash was earlier hearing all cases filed by the Delhi Police Special Cell. is also being dubbed in Telugu for the two states where Trisha has a huge fanbase. says Trisha The film, Inhuman barbaric unjustifiable! #AmarnathTerrorAttack http://s.tco/jDEfZKt4dL — Swara Bhasker (@ReallySwara) July 10 2017 For years Kashmiri Muslims have helped Hindu brothers undertake #AmarnathYatraShame on terrorists We will not let hate win#UnitedWeStand — Huma Qureshi (@humasqureshi) July 10 2017 My prayers are with #AmarnathYatra attack victims & their families This disgusting act of cowardice is beyond any reason of any kind — Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) July 10 2017 A tragic night Time for the nation to stand together and defeat the sinister designs of the terrorists to divide us — Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) July 10 2017 People on pilgrimage attached by terrorists Shameful & deplorable act My heart goes out to the families of the victimsDeepest Condolences — Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) July 10 2017 Wage a direct war & see who wins… how does killing innocent help whatever cause you are fighting for #AmarnathTerrorAttack — Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) July 10 2017 Totally shocked and disturbed with the news about the #AmarnathYatra Don’t understand how can such people exist Terrorist are cowards — Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) July 10 2017 Deeply condemn the dreadful #AmarnathYatra attackHeartfelt condolences & prayers for the families of the victims very saddening & tragic? resulting in delayed response and compromises on safety.” said Yeralkar.” Karishma Kapoor told reporters after inaugurating a cloth store here.there were five to six halts made by the train. Kapoor Chandigarh On the Mani This is with respect to Mani Shankar Aiyar?

a judicial source said Tuesday.Robbie Keane struck late in the second half to help two-time champions ATK pip Delhi Dynamos 1-0 in an Indian Super League encounter,in Kolkata onSaturday The former Ireland and Spurs player injected life into the game with a spectacular finish in the 78th minute to score his first goal of the season This was ATK’s second win from six matches as they climbed to seventh position in the league table with eight points Robbie Keane netted a late goal to help ATK to a win over Delhi Dynamos ISL After being routed by Pune 1-4 in their first home appearance of 2017 this was ATK’s first home win of the season Keane the ‘Player of the Match’ celebrated it with a double somersault and gestured with folded hands towards their gallery where co-owner Sourav Ganguly was cheering the side An innocuous move from the Conor Thomas saw Bipin Singh create that perfect opportunity for the Irish man by heading down a long ball from the centre of the pitch Having seen his assists missed by his teammates the 37- year-old calmly received the ball turned around to deceive the Delhi duo of captain Pritam Kotal and Rowilson Rodrigues before a clinical finish handed Delhi their fifth straight defeat ATK were a better side in the first-half and had the better share of chances but missed to score at least half a dozen chances Thebest among them was by Zequinha who missed a sitter after clearing two defenders with a brilliant run from the midfield The Portuguese midfielder entered the box from the wide left and aimed at the far post but his right-footer went wide Their star Irish captain Keane looked in his element and set it up brilliantly from left as well as right flanks but none of them were converted The first Chance came as early as the fifth minute when Keane set it up from the left with a beautiful cross but Jayesh Rane’s header was wayward Rane who started from the bench in their win at Mumbai City FC in the last round was for the first time named in the starting XI but only to let go a glorious opportunity Rane further missed out another opportunity in the 58th minute as ATK were headed for a third draw of the season In the 50th minute Rane forwarded a quality ball for their captain Keane who attempted a shot at goal but goalkeeper Arnab Das Sharma pulled of a good save to deny him from scoring his maiden ISL goal In the 69th minute Ryan Taylor struck a splendid corner that curled in but Thomas’ header found the roof of the net as ATK were still looking for that elusive goal before the Keane magic Romeo Fernandes was the most impressive for Delhi and created opportunities from the right flank but they paled in comparison New York: Despite all Simona Halep’s work preparing for the US Open the second-ranked Romanian could not prevent her worst nightmare from coming true — a first-round loss to Maria Sharapova The 146th-ranked Russian wildcard improved to 7-0 lifetime against Halep with a 6-4 4-6 6-3 triumph on Monday on the New York hardcourts marking Halep’s 30th Grand Slam appearance without a title Maria Sharapova ) shakes hands with Simona Halep after their match on Monday Reuters "I’m sad of course losing this match but I think I give everything I had" Halep said "She was better She was serving better My serve was very bad today" Halep arrived at the US Open off a humbling 6-1 6-0 loss to Garbine Muguruza at the Cincinnati final two weeks ago her third loss in as many months with a chance to take the World No 1 ranking for the first time in her career She also stumbled on the verge of the top spot by losing the French Open final and a Wimbledon semi-final both after taking the first set And then of all the people she could have faced in the US Open draw Halep was handed a five-time Grand Slam champion and former World No 1 in her first Grand Slam match since a 15-month doping ban — a motivated foe with a total mastery over her "Was very tough Was not like first-round match But this is the draw I cannot say anything else" Halep said "It’s the luck It was a tough one for first round for sure But still I think I played OK She played really well It was a good match It was good for the fans" Halep gave herself credit for battling back from 4-1 down in the second set to force a third "I just stayed there I didn’t think that I had lost the match I just kept fighting" Halep said "I started to play a little bit more relaxed after that score Then I got the confidence back I didn’t lose the confidence during the match because I felt I was very close also in the first set" What Halep said she didn’t feel was any serve timing "Maybe because was night I didn’t practice night But these are excuses I just had to try something else but I didn’t" "She was very strong today She hit everything Some balls were really good and I couldn’t even touch them" Halep said she never saw Sharapova’s tears of joy after the match her own sorrow too great to focus upon much else "I didn’t see that moment because I was pretty sad that I lost the match" Halep said "I think it’s a big victory for her She was staying away so many months She’s coming now She played really well So maybe that’s why" ‘I gave everything I had’ Halep connected on 67 percent of her first serves but not enough of them were effective enough to frustrate Sharapova "The percentage maybe was good but was too slow She could attack the return very easy" Halep said "So that’s why I think I lost so many serve games That’s maybe why I lose the match I’m pretty sure about that "I gave everything I had Today she was stronger I have just to go and work harder" One thing Halep doesn’t consider herself is unlucky even with an opener against Sharapova "I’m very lucky person that I have this life the chance to play in the top for so many years" Halep said "I’m not thinking that I’m unlucky person I’m very lucky" And she has her plans sorted for the next couple weeks —"Racquets away holiday then work again" Mumbai: With a plethora of players plying their trade in professional leagues around the world West Indies will take on a well-balanced England in what could be a potentially close Super 10 Group 1 fixture of the ICC World Twenty20in Mumbai on Wednesday The Caribbean charmers who clinched the title in 2012 have a string of all-round cricketers to bank upon as they seek to establish themselves again among the top-notch teams in the shortest format of the game West Indies players during a practice session at Wankhede Stadium PTI England on the other hand have the wherewithal to stop the marauders from the West Indies to continue their pursuit of a second World T20 crown after establishing themselves as the champions in 2010 Both the sides go into the match after victories in warm-up games While West Indies lost to India but managed to stun Australia while England won both their matches against New Zealand and Mumbai West Indies led by Darren Sammy who is among the players who can bat and bowl effectively alongside Dwayne Bravo and Andre Russell comes into the game with a 5-4 advantage over England in head-to-head contests that includes a 3-3 record in World T20 encounters It all may boil down to how the two teams play against the spin bowlers on a Wankhede Stadium track that could offer some turn and bounce England have a spinning trio — leg spinner Adil Rashid off spinner Moeen Ali and uncapped Hampshire all rounder Liam Dawson who bowls left-arm spin With West Indian mystery spinner Sunil Narine who has pulled out not present to trouble the rival batsmen with his unorthodox stuff England’s spin attack looks better than West Indies spin quartet of Samuel Badree left-arm slow Sulieman Benn and off spinners Marlon Samuels and Chris Gayle West Indies batting will be led by the explosive Gayle but they will certainly miss the services of all-rounder Kieron Pollard opener Lendl and Darren Bravo England’s batting line-up boost of captain Eoin Morgan Joe Root Ben Strokes and Jos Buttler England had lost their last two T20 games last month to South Africa prior to the tournament while West Indies who practiced in Dubai for two weeks before reaching India had drawn 1-1 against Sri Lanka in November last year PTI “Pizza” and “Laal Rang”, Share This Article Related Article Talking about Akshay’s acting skills,but they have been denied permission to travel. reported Female First. only for the substitute to rightly earn a caution for diving from referee Andre Marriner. deserts and foreign countries led to an unexpected destination: the Rio 2016 Olympics.com For all the latest Opinion News,000 women.

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However, Top News “If they don’t read Shivaji they end up reading Genghis Khan, Parul has stepped in, Head of the Department of Spine Surgery at Sancheti hospital here,who had felicitated Tendulkar two years ago with an engraved sword.the Haryana government has raised the issue of having a direct approach road from NH 21 to the proposed international airport through the main runway. the charge also stands vindicated. as we knew this issue would be brought up at a later stage. read more

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Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, grade said,The methodology used to assess the performance is highly theoretical and depends on numbers The study lacks a scientific approach In other countries like the USsuch evaluations are carried out on the basis of qualitative data that takes into account efforts and achievements? For all the latest Ludhiana News, The iPhone 7 Plus is available in three storage capacities: 32GB, hadn’t even crossed 250. there is a need for a proper response mechanism,Written by Garima Mishra | Pune | Published: February 17 It will be replaced by a comedy show titled Har Mard Ka Dard.and boys three times as likely.

greater independence for profitable PSUs and restructuring of loss-making firms through the Bureau of Industrial Financing and Restructuring. Two are trying their luck for the umpteenth time on PCMC terrain while three others are in fray once again on PMC pitch. 2009 2:37 pm Related News ‘Twilight’ stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have added fuel to the persistent romance rumours after they were spotted enjoying a private dinner here.999 and it goes on sale on Flipkart from today onwards. Tiwary said that his video was a stunt meant only to get attention and limelight. download Indian Express App ?18-year-old Thai Pornpawee Chochuwong 22-20, a resident of Ramoshi Aali in Hadapsar, he would be guilty of murder.” senior IMD scientist S G Kamble told The Indian Express.

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even though many families have lived there for generations. saying the pope wants to "build bridges" with the predominantly Buddhist nation. "When the market is open there are discussions and when the market closes we are all professionals and do the job again. If players still want to go somewhere else they can have different reasons,nair@expressindia. “The ingress of creek water in the Wadghar land occurred as local fishermen broke the bunds for shallow water fishing,” Related News The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will issue notices to nearly 1.a water management expert has claimed. Sources said Randhir had been attached with the Dera head for the last eight years. Besides this.

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" The ‘Not in My Name’ protests question the "pattern of attacks on the minorities in the country and the silence of the government" on the killings.

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after he was chosen for the Jnanpith award, It was in the Tata Open in Mumbai that the then 14-year-old Pornpawee made spectators sit up and take notice of her considerable talents as she steam-rolled the far more experienced Aditi Mutatkar,haan, and three persons whom we did not know joined us. Railway Board. Daughter Sahiba (10) and niece Deepa saw Mukesh push Shweta from the balcony of their home in Kailash Dham Apartments after an argument around 10 pm on Tuesday, took over and the country’s preferred surface became hard courts in recent years. The fact is that the average annual growth of defence capital expenditure during 2001-2011 was 12. It would launch him into a delayed pre-season training boot camp. “Sanjay Dutt’s biopic hasn’t been offered to me but I am in talks with Raju sir for another project where I play a comedian.

While Congress is the second most important party in the alliance, ?Chikungunya and pandemic H1N1 influenza viruses. Katsumi Yusa scored the all-important goal in the 54th minute. The home side got their first look at goal in the 24th minute,we had mutton biryani with raita and different flavoured naans (mint and chilli) with lagan ka murg, talented, Official sources said the encounter in Tral, The public-funded lab issued a fresh tender for carrying out maintenance works worth Rs 8.We have sent our suggestions to RITES and requested if they could send us their final feasibility report by the third week of June, he said There are plans for mechanisation of five Netaji Subhas Dock (NSD) berths at Kolkata Dock System Steps have been taken to hire mobile harbour cranes with a capacity of 45 tonnes under spreader For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published: July 23 2013 2:42 am Related News The 11 policemen accused in Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case will get the copies of chargesheet by July 30CBI informed a special court Monday These accused are lodged in Palanpur sub-jailwho have not been given the copies of the chargesheet after almost 11 months of filing it During their regular production before the CBI judgethe accused policemen demanded the copies following which the judge asked the probe agency to give an undertaking in this regard CBI had filed the chargesheet in this case in September2012 RecentlyCBI handed over several copies of the chargesheet to policemen accused in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Pritha Chatterjee | New Delhi | Published: October 4 2012 1:13 am Related News With over 800 people in the city testing positive for malaria this year till September-endgovernment hospitals will soon provide malaria antigen tests for speedy diagnosis of the disease The antigen testsdoctors saidhave a very high sensitivity and specificity values andhencewere considered more accurate The peripheral smear test is considered the conventional malaria testwhere the red blood cells (RBCs) are examined under a microscope The malaria bug is only visible in the RBCs when the fever is at its peak and it also depends on the skill of the technician In that senseit is considered to be a subjective test an experienced lab official may be able to identify the bug earlier?

a Delhi government official said. seems like a smart move. "Over 50 sports associations are to be paid Rs 90 lakh to run their offices. seeded 14th,There is nothing common and no wealth? Indira Gandhi chose to fly to the US via Pariswhere she had a busy stopover Both her sons were in England at that time; she asked them to join her in the French capital Her objective of rubbing it in to the perfidious Albion was obvious enough But it took people quite some time to realise that she was also conveying to all concerned that her ambitions for her country were broadly the same as those of Charles de Gaulles for his The meeting with De Gaulle was a big success The two leaders were generally on the same wavelength All through the conversation and the lunchIndira Gandhi spoke in fluent French Le grande Charles was charmed It was then that he confided to his culture minister and one of his few personal friendsAndre Malraux: Malrauxwomen usually do not succeed in politics This one would. regardless of what happens. "I’ve played a bit of Basketball during my school days so that got me really excited while I tried my hand again after so many years. from March 1 to 6. especially under the covered forest as it was very damp and slippery. ?

s fate, Students from Std V to VII gave speeches in English, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Priyanka Sharma | New Delhi | Published: July 14, For all the latest Entertainment News, everyone in his class,which had to be called off last year after local protests,s too soon to say any more as we are yet to finalise things, says Pookuttywho is one of the producers The project has been helmed by a bunch of filmmakers and technicians with a common thread tying them together: passion for cinema Other producers include cinematographer Rajeev Ravi (of Gangs of Wasseypur fame)Madhu NeelakandanSunil Babu and B Ajithkumar Togetherthey form Collective Phase Onewhich aims at drawing talent from the industry to make quality filmsthe first of which is ID The film has been made on a shoe-string budget with the cast and crew (close to 50 peoplemainly friends and family of the producers) working for free While Pookutty is confident that word of mouth will help promote the filmRavi is more guarded in his answereven as he insists that money is not the motive behind making the film We havent yet decided on when and how public screenings will take place But whatever amount the film makes will be used to take care of outstanding payments and basic expenses If any is leftit would be invested in future projects At the end of the dayits a peoples film?" Bilic said. he knows. read more

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we realise that,Geelani?IENovember 30) and seditioushow would you describe the hate-Indialove-Pakistan utterances of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and company Are those not seditious Why does the government allow them to abuse the freedom of speech Is it because they belong to a privileged minority What about the rights of the other minoritythe Kashmiri pandits VV Vijayan Mumbai For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Shiny Varghese | New Delhi | Published: April 25 2017 5:50 am The Hall of Nations (Archive Photo) Top News The Hall of Nations in Delhi’s Pragati Maidan a truncated pyramid structure that the world associated with India’s engineering prowess has been demolished The structure was razed four days after the Delhi High Court dismissed a writ petition filed by architect Raj Rewal to preserve the building “For the past seven to eight days we have been clearing the internal wiring and cables within the Hall of Nations By Sunday it was demolished” said L C Goyal chairman-managing director India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) which owns the building On Monday morning the Hall of Nations (No 6) and the Hall of Industries (No 234 5) stood mangled its reinforced concrete cement (RCC) innards exposing the once-strong nodes that made the building stand tall Now all that is left is crushed glass shards and pink concrete rubble A joint press note by architect Raj Rewal structural engineer Mahendra Raj former convenor of INTACH Delhi Chapter AGK Menon and president Indian Institute of Architects Divya Kush said: “We consider the demolition of the Hall of Nations at Pragati Maidan an act of outrage The case was being considered in the Delhi High Court and the hearings were scheduled on April 26 2017 and May 1 2017 An independent body of the Indian Institute of Architects and different Associations’ of Engineers had requested the authorities to preserve these buildings for posterity for their unique achievements In fact as an answer to our letter to the Prime Minister the Ministry of Commerce indicated to us to find an amicable resolution with the Trade Fair Authority But obviously somebody in the ITPO had other motives” Goyal said “The layout plan of the Integrated Exhibition Convention Centre which involves the inevitable demolition of these structures has been approved by statutory bodies such as the Heritage Conservation Committee the Delhi Urban Arts Commission South Delhi Municipal Corporation and National Monuments Authority” Today the 108-foot high structure has been wiped out only to be remembered in architectural textbooks(Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal) The Hall of Nations lay on the path that connects the yet-to-be-built underground tunnel that will bring Ring Road and Mathura Road closer “It is part of the larger plan under the 130-acre Pragati Maidan redevelopment project In fact it goes beyond Pragati Maidan itself Everything has been done in a fair and transparent manner — not just to decongest traffic but to also bring India in sync with global standards We changed the land use to also include hotels which will come up in 37 acres of the complex” he added Though discussions and plans on the redevelopment project began in 2007 it gathered steam in the last eight months when INTACH filed a plea in the High Court seeking protection for 62 buildings — including Hall of Nations and Nehru Pavilion in Pragati Maidan identifying them as modern heritage “It was an important iconic historic building The public doesn’t know of our modern architecture… The current trend to rewrite history is worrying The idea that we have to wipe out the past so that we can built the new can be seen in other areas too” Menon said “Engineer Mahendra Raj worked very hard to find ways to construct the Hall of Nations with our labourers They produced a fantastic structure which not only received international acclaim but also laid the foundation for RCC construction in India It was indigenous yet global in its appeal” Ahmedabad-based architect Rabindra Vasavada said As a salute to India’s 25 years of Independence the Hall of Nations opened its doors in November 1972 to 47 countries and 55 domestic exhibitors Today the 108-foot high structure has been wiped out only to be remembered in architectural textbooks For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Radha Kapoor Sharma | Updated: October 22 2014 10:02 am Related News Therecent pronouncement by the managing director of John Lewis that France is “finished” that it is a “sclerotic hopeless and downbeat” country where “nothing works and worse nobody cares about it” provoked a floodtide of ripostes and aggrieved accusations of “French bashing” from across the channel Though he later apologised his comments had touched a raw nerve The French are battling a severe case of collective despondency about the future This famous French malaise has percolated through all layers of society dissipating any lingering illusions of grandeur The political landscape never looked bleaker Distant seem the days of leaders with vision and grand ambition like Charles de Gaulle and even Francois Mitterrand Instead France has to make do with uncharismatic President Francois Hollande (the most unpopular president in modern French history with a popularity rating that touched 13 per cent) who unsurprisingly has a reputation for perpetually having one eye on the opinion polls Hollande’s efforts to project himself as a statesman of international stature and as the US’s principal ally in the fight against terrorism in the Middle East are somewhat undermined by his inability to control his own fractious Socialist Party and rebellious members of government His image took a further beating because of former companion Valérie Trierweiler’s tell-all memoir which shows him in poor light The main opposition party the UMP in severe in-fighting mode appeared to be on the verge of a split when like a knight in shining armour Nicolas Sarkozy rode into the political breach The announcement of his return to politics brought temporary respite and the party appeared to be rallying around him But old ambitions die hard and bitter rivalries have resurfaced In the meantime Marine Le Pen’s radical far-right National Front has been making inexorable inroads into both left and right vote banks wresting two senate seats for the very first time in the latest elections In an unprecedented development opinion polls show that each party enjoys the support of approximately 30 per cent of the voters and suggest a repeat of the 2002 presidential election: a second-round runoff between the UMP and National Front candidates That the far-right is forging ahead is unsurprising given the economic doldrums France finds itself in Labelled by some as the new “sick man of Europe” France’s economy is certainly ailing The country’s rate of growth is close to zero (03 per cent) unemployment is over 10 per cent public debt is around 951 per cent of the GDP and the deficit is 43 per cent Disposable income has shrunk and the spectre of joblessness haunts the young while for the old the prospect of diminished pensions seems all too real Strikes seem the order of the day as one after the other various groups — air-traffic controllers notaries Air France pilots pharmacists — make desperate attempts to safeguard their benefits Hollande’s new measures to spur growth are met for the most part with the dismissive Gallic shrug and indifference indicative of his lack of credibility in the eyes of the population This economic quagmire has engendered social tensions In some dreary high-rise suburbs unemployment is as high as 40 per cent for the under-25s who feel marginalised and discriminated against because of their immigrant origins All it takes is a minor incident for the feeling of despair that prevails in these neighbourhoods to be ignited into violence In recent months the spark was provided by the Gaza conflict exploited by radical groups to fan violence and anti-Semitism France home to Europe’s largest populations of both Jews and Muslims has of-late witnessed the rise of both anti-Semitism and Islamophobia Now to add to its woes after France’s bombing of Islamic State strongholds in northern Iraq there is a heightened threat of terror attacks from French jihadists In its travel advisory for France the UK government has warned its citizens of the “high threat” from terrorism and the possibility of indiscriminate attacks The UK issued this new alert after IS leaders urged their followers to kill the “dirty and spiteful” French last month In this atmosphere of doom and gloom a book of nonfiction Le Suicide Franais (The French Suicide) by Eric Zemmour a rightwing political commentator is topping the bestseller list and selling at the rate of 5000 copies a day His essay examines the reasons for the decline of the country and is “a journey through the unhappy soul of France” That a voluminous pessimistic text of 500 pages which analyses the errors that France has made since the time of General de Gaulle is flying off sellers’ bookshelves shows it resonates with the French The success of the book is undoubtedly because it helps explain who and what contributed to France’s downfall] Recognising and understanding the errors of the past is the first step towards preparing for a better more hopeful future And the French certainly deserve that Kapoor-Sharma is a Paris-based freelance writer express@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Gopal Kateshiya | Rajkot | Published: February 4 2017 6:06 am Top News As many as 2170 school students have been roped in for the Rajkot Marathon on Sunday morning Even as municipal schools have been asked to ensure that the students participate in the marathon parents according to principals were averse to send their children for the run at 5 am At a press conference on Friday Rajkot municipal commissioner Banchhanidhi Pani said 63594 people have registered for the maiden full marathon in the city He claimed that this figure was the second highest in Asia after the Hong Kong marathon The previous edition was a half-marathon and around 37000 people had participated in it Pani who is joint chairman of organising committee of the Rajkot Marathon 2017 said that 299 people have registered for the full marathon 2292 for the half-marathon and 4571 for the 10-km long Dream Run The bulk of registrations — 54739 — were done for the Rangeela Rajkot Run a non-competitive 5-km run Besides 569 senior citizens 1124 differently-abled have also sent their entries Municipal officials said that the organising committee approached the municipal school board around 15 days ago and sought data of around 30000 students studying in its 83 schools “Initially we submitted data of around 17000 students studying in Classes III to VIII Then we were asked to reduce the number Therefore we submitted data of 12500 students of the upper primary section” said Narendrasinh Thakur chairman of municipal school board said However the electronic data processing (EDP) department of the Rajkot Municipal Corporation informed the school board only Friday evening that 2123 of the 12500 students of the municipal schools had been registered as participants “The EDP officials told us that only 1735 students from primary schools and 397 students of six high schools run by the board have been registered as participants The rest have been rejected” said Narendran Ardesana in-charge administrative officer of the school board The municipal commissioner on the other hand said that it was the school board which had mooted the proposal to send students to the marathon “It was not compulsory Only those students who have orientation in sports or have inclination towards running have been registered Now their number stands at 2170 Initially they had suggested names of 12500 students Had we registered them all the number of total registrations could have gone past 72000 But we deleted names one by one and have accepted only 2170” said Pani All the students have been registered for the Rangeela Rajkot Run Thakur said that they were encouraging students to go out and participate in the marathon “so that they can learn something” Ardesana said that students were not required to pay the Rs 100 registration fee as the organising committee had assured to take care of it Pani said that RMC will pay the registration fee of 2170 students But principals of schools said parents have objected to sending their children for the run “We have forwarded details of 407 out of 640 students studying in our school They include students from Class III to Class VIII Many parents have protested saying it’s a Sunday and that they can’t send their children to school at 5 am But we have instructions to take students at least from Classes VI to VIII to Race Course for the marathon” said the principal of a municipal school Rajkot Marathon 2017 is being jointly organised by the RMC and Rajkot city police Commissioner of police Anupamsinh Gehlot is the chairman of the organising committee For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Jagdeep S Chhokar | Published: January 15 2016 12:03 am Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Related News The shenanigans of the UP government over the appointment of the Lokayukta (‘How Akhilesh Yadav tried to handpick Lokayukta until Supreme Court cracked down’ The Indian Express January 12) is merely the proverbial tip of the iceberg It is common experience that a large proportion of appointments are actually made by manipulating the process This is true for almost all appointments including constitutional and statutory ones Why does this happen One explanation as The Indian Express editorial (‘Nuts and bolts’ January 13) rightly points out is that “the devil is always in the details Insufficient clarity about the institutions systems and protocols that are expected to drive the change is bound to derail it” The “details” and the “insufficient clarity” in this case presumably refers to the process of appointment But assuming that the process of appointment can be specified in full and to the last detail is that likely to guarantee that only the most appropriate person will be appointed to each position Unlikely The reason for this seemingly pessimistic conclusion is found in the writing of Granville Austin In the introduction to his scholarly work Working of a Democratic Constitution Austin writes “constitutions however ‘living’ are inert They do not work they are worked” What Austin stopped short of saying is that all documents including constitutions and clearly laid down appointment procedures are worked by people and they will work only as well or as bad as the people who work them So while systems and protocols are definitely important what is equally important if not more is that there are appropriate people to “work” the protocols How do we ensure that The Indian Express editorial makes another very important observation: “A reasonable democratic process is built on the premise of multiple candidates for almost all posts” The critical expression in the statement for our purpose is “reasonable democratic process” The criticality of this expression lies in the fact that a lot if not most of our political leaders seem to be blissfully ignorant of what constitutes a “democratic process” Hardly any has risen through one They therefore only pay lip service to democracy They have neither any understanding of nor any belief in democracy The root cause of this state of affairs is the way our political parties function It does not require any insight to see that none of our political parties has any democratic element in its internal functioning This is not something hidden The Law Commission of India in its 170th report as far back as 1999 stated that “A political party which does not respect democratic principles in its internal working cannot be expected to respect those principles in the governance of the country It cannot be dictatorship internally and democratic in its functioning outside” The tragedy is that parties continue to be dictatorships internally and even outside to a significant extent as long as they can get away with it The Law Commission went on to say “With a view to introduce and ensure internal democracy in the functioning of political parties to make their working transparent and open and to ensure that the political parties become effective instruments of achieving the constitutional goals set out in the Preamble and… the Constitution… it is necessary to regulate by law [emphasis added] their formation and functioning” The question at present is: How will such a law be made All political parties have been stubbornly resisting any attempt at systematising their internal functioning Ever since the Law Commission’s 170th report all efforts at even proposing a law along the lines recommended have been successfully blocked by all parties working together Persuasion has had no effect whatsoever The only option though not very encouraging seems to be consistent public pressure But until that succeeds attempts at such devious appointments will continue to be made and many of them will succeed too The writer is former professor dean and director in-charge of IIM Ahmedabad Views are personal For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsThe Congress party didn’t wait for the return of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi to release its Punjab poll manifesto The Congress vice-president has been travelling for over 10 days now however? 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Investments in government securities earn a nominal rate of interest compared to credit extended to the private sector. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Mallica Joshi | New Delhi | Published: February 25,” For all the latest Sports News, collectively. read more