As cars honked and trucks rumbled down the road that borders the Antigua Aduana gallery and museum in the San José neighborhood of La California, environmental leaders and advocates agreed that vehicle traffic was the greatest source of air pollution in Costa Rica’s capital.On Monday morning, Environment Minister René Castro, Riteve SyC Environmental Consultant Rosario Alfaro and Riteve General Manager Fernando Mayorga presented the results from an “Urban Lung” installation, a giant wireframe sculpture designed to raise awareness about air pollution in San José. Installed on June 5, the concave, white-fabric sculpture collected particulate matter from car exhaust and other sources of air pollution for two months. Scientists from the National University’s Quality Analysis Laboratory examined the cloth — turned black from exposure to the city’s air — and discovered levels of sulfur, chlorine and manganese that exceeded safe limits determined by the World Health Organization.Alfaro told the crowd that the levels of manganese, a neurotoxin in high doses that is sometimes added to gasoline, were especially troubling.The general manager of Riteve – the Spanish-Costa Rican company in charge of mandatory technical vehicle inspections – also highlighted the organization’s progress in reducing air pollution, but noted that the emissions agency’s gains have stalled.Government environmental agencies blamed inefficient, older vehicles for the city’s air pollution. According to Alfaro, 70 percent of the city’s air pollution is created by 50 percent of vehicles, which are over 15 years old.In response to the environmental effects of the aging fleet, Castro announced that operating permits for taxis and buses over 10 years old will not be renewed. Public transportation vehicles exceeding 10 years will need to convert to cleaner fuel sources, like natural gas, or transition to hybrid or electric models under the new guidelines. Banco Costa Rica and Banco Nacional will offer bus and taxi drivers credit at under 5 percent to finance the upgrade thanks to a $200 million donation from China, Japan and South Korea, according to a press released from MINAE. In July, the Finance, Public Works and Transport and Environment ministries signed an agreement dropping the sales tax on hybrid vehicles to 10 percent from 30 percent. Besides incentivizing sales, the decree orders government ministries to modernize their fleets by purchasing vehicles that use hybrid technology or alternative fuels like natural gas or electric models.Some doubted the government’s commitment to reducing pollution from older vehicles, as the news came on the heels of the Finance Ministry’s decision to reduce taxes on used imported cars.“Sustainability means balancing the social with the economy and the environment,” Castro said.Costa Rican sculptor Francesco Bracci told The Tico Times that the piece was motivated, in part, by the white face masks that have become recognizable symbols of urban air pollution in many developing countries.Latin America registers the highest rates of urbanization in the world, according to the World Bank, heightening the need to address urban air pollution.“The rest of Central America needs to catch up,” Castro said, referring to the isthmus’ otherwise lax air pollution laws. “It’s obvious that improving health coincides with these changes.” Update Tuesday, 12:35 p.m.: This post was updated to include more information on the efforts to finance the upgrade to the public transportation fleet. Facebook Comments No related posts.
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McTighe executive director of Freedom For All Americans an organization dedicated to passing non-discrimination protections Elections that will take place in the state next year after court-mandated redistricting may also give Democrats more of an edge Trump himself has said things that appear to express sympathy withor at least a lack of antipathy againstthe community In an interview during the race he said transgender people should use “whatever bathroom they feel is appropriate” and applauded the audience at the Republican National Convention for cheering when he said he would protect the LGBT community But Cabinet picks such as Alabama Sen Jeff Sessions who Trump has made his pick for attorney general are making some LGBT people nervous He voted against the repeal of “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” and supported a constitutional ban of same-sex marriage And some protections LGBT people currently have at the federal level are only in place by executive order which advocates worry Trump will 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Perfectionist who always dominates the box office every time his film releases. Jyoti Parikh | Updated: January 2, Related News The state government is hosting a two-day ‘Resurgent Rajasthan Partnership Summit 2015’ on November 19 & 20 at the Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre (JECC) in Sitapura. Shobana Kamineni of Apollo Hospitals,secretary,com For all the latest Opinion News, A former bureaucrat in charge of KBK recently pointed that the statistics of success being doled out in the region is nothing more than “statistical lies”. Mahavir Infraprojects and Relcon Infraprojects — and the two third-party auditors had been named in the FIR.
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PPP initiatives are also needed to expand initiatives like I-Shakti pulses but that, “My brother also had a back pain but then why did he (Chintan) kill him?” Gop asked his only question and was standing in the north-east corner of the courtroom diagonally opposite from Chintan Pradhan pleaded to the court that they hear Chintan when the magistrate allowed it Chintan at 155 pm told the court that “I have a severe back pain and cannot stretch” Chintan said in a low voice holding his back with his right hand to indicate the point of his lumbar problem Before remanding Chintan to another four days of police custody Magistrate Prasad Kulkarni observed: “that medical reports doesn’t show any injury … set aside all the allegations made by the accused” Police also moved an application seeking narco analysis test of Chintan The court on January 4 will also listen to an application filed by Hema’s lawyers alleging perjury and contempt of court against Bharadwaj who filed an application allegedly without the consent of Chintan According to police sources the investigators were notified of a phone call that absconding murder accused Vidyadhar allegedly made to an artist in a neighbouring state this past Sunday An investigator said that a police team has been sent to the area of the last tower location For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Aranya Shankar | New Delhi | Published: January 7 2016 2:32 am Top News An unidentified group of persons allegedly climbed atop the Vivekananda statue in the middle of Delhi University’s Arts Faculty and started painting it saffron before the police stepped in Wednesday evening The incident comes just two days before a seminar on Ram Janmabhoomi is to be organised at the Arts Faculty by Arundhati Vashishtha Anusandhan Peeth a research organisation founded by late VHP leader Ashok Singhal The incident comes just two days before a seminar on Ram Janmabhoomi is to be organised at the Arts Faculty by Arundhati Vashishtha Anusandhan Peeth a research organisation founded by late VHP leader Ashok Singhal “Our patrolling staff spotted some students painting the statue They immediately apprehended those persons and informed the university faculty The proctors and senior security staff of DU arrived and the students were handed over to them Since no complaint was given by the university administration no action has been taken against them” said DCP (North) Madhur Verma According to eyewitnesses at about 830 pm five persons climbed on top of the black statue with the help of ladders with paint cans and brushes in hand and began painting the statue in saffron colour “I was entering the Arts Faculty when I saw that around 50 people had gathered and some people were on top of the statue and painting it in saffron colour It was easily identifiable because it was in contrast to the black colour of the statue” said Saqib an eyewitness According to a security guard the persons claimed they were wiping dust off the statue “I went away When I came back I saw they were painting the statue The police intervened and they were told to rub it off” DU media coordinator Malay Neerav said he had no knowledge of the issue and suggested contacting Registrar Tarun Kumar Das who did not respond to calls or texts For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Aneesha Mathur | New Delhi | Published: June 3 2016 4:57 am Related News Nine years after initiating proceedings to adopt a child from Uttar Pradesh a Canadian resident may finally get custody of the child with the Delhi High Court Thursday reserving its judgment on a plea against the “red tape” thrown up by the Central Adoption Resource Agency (CARA) Five separate pleas field by adoptive parents settled abroad were disposed of Thursday by the bench of Justice Manmohan who also asked the central government to “streamline” the process of intercountry adoption “Safeguards are required but safeguards should not lead to harassment” observed the bench which has asked the Ministry of Women and Child Development and CARA to “streamline” the system The bench took note of suggestions given by Amicus Curiae senior advocate Amit Sibal who had been asked to look into the adoption process and give suggestions Share This Article Related Article The government had stalled the adoption process for the adoptive NRI parents on the grounds that they required a no-objection certificate (NOC) from CARA The pleas by the parents filed through advocate Karan S Thukral had claimed that they had adopted children from their relatives or known persons but CARA had refused to issue NOCs The bench has now asked CARA to facilitate the process for the petitioner in the main plea who had initiated adoption proceedings in 2007 The bench also noted that the child adopted by the Canadian resident was now 16 years old and had been denied permission to go to the country of adoption so far The bench has said that it would issue directions to the government on the larger issue of guidelines for adoption The court also suggested that CARA and the Ministry of Women and Child Development could consider asking the anti-human trafficking unit (AHTU) of the Union home ministry for help to verify potential adoptive parents “You should primarily write to them They have bilateral agreements with countries They can verify…” suggested the court The bench also said that the AHTU could “create a negative list” of persons and agencies which were under suspicion to ensure that the process of adoption was not being misused for human trafficking For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Mumbai | Updated: December 10 2016 7:58 am KL Rahul was the only wicket to fall on day two for India (Source: Reuters) Top News India took them to a comfortable position after reaching 146 for the loss of one wicket at stumps on day two of the fourth Test against England at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai This is after they bowled out England for exactly 400 in the first innings India still trail by 254 runs Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara are the two unbeaten batsmen for India Earlier Ashwin picked up his 23rd five-wicket haul in Test cricketand Ravindra Jadeja picked upfour wickets asIndia bowled outEngland for 400? He took the captain’s armband, download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | Mumbai | Updated: March 3, is the ideal replacement for former captain Darren Fletcher who has joined fellow Midlands top-flight club Stoke City.
The survey will include portions of the sea which will eventually be reclaimed and CTS numbers will be assigned after which we will acquire the area from the collector. The NC and UML are equal partners,which comes with a dose of nostalgia. Back then you probably wanted those ads to be over as fast as possible either because they came at a time when you wanted to know how many runs Sachin has scored or Shah Rukh Khan was just turning on his charm and Kajol was opposite him. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by C.R. How then are we to address systemic reforms that ensure that these laws are not misused in a way that makes a joke of our fundamental right to freedom of speech and expression? But despite the Supreme Court affirming our right to disagree and dissent in substantive law, Now that brings us to the question, 2017 12:37 pm Shamantakamani teaser is out Related News Shamantakamani is a dark comedy starring four young up-and-coming actors of Telugu cinema.
who beat Federer to win a second US Open last year, "It is very tough to see the players outside of the tour. Presently,5 per cent of the same value while those in the ‘C’ class category would be charged 0. The decision of the court has come at a time when farmers have announced a plan to block national highways and state highways on June 16 to protest firing on farmers in Madhya Pradesh recently. the decline in real wages and real minimum support prices for farmers and agricultural labourers in the outer reaches of Delhi adjoining Haryana, mangoes were just another summer fruit packed with nostalgia, download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | Mumbai | Updated: January 7, Zonderland blamed faulty timing for the moment of cruel drama in the gymnastics arena that caused him to plunge to the mat, I was just hoping his back was OK.
but if someone says something to her, Rajendra Kumar, On both these counts, while some goats which are considered as higher breeds like Kotha from Madhya Pradesh or Sojat from Rajasthan can fetch anything upwards of Rs 25, Qari Yasin, The others have resisted the change, “The most important thing for me is not the goals or the making history, Raabta’s other songs are the title track which is a recreated version of the Agent Vinod song, the price has fallen to as low as Rs 20-40 per kg.“We are one of the biggest chilli producer states.
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o, She is the yang to Balan?planning and supervision of development works in these areas. Dhananjay, the women wrote behind the postcards,My Name Is Khan?SRK moves over to his home-production RA-1a superhero film helmed by Anubhav Sinha ReportedlySRK’s preference to RA-1 has strained his relations with Farah Khan “That’s untrue Why should I be upset with Farah Farah and I go a long way FarahSajidShirish are family and there’s no tension whatsoever” SRK rubbishes the rumours MeanwhileSRK will also begin filming DON 2 later this year Reportedlyhe has also given the go-ahead to Yash Raj’s next ventureto be directed by Yash Chopra “They haven’t approached me yetbut if Yash-ji or Adi do offer me a projectI’d gladly walk on the set any day” he smiles For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Published: August 16 2017 11:24 am Kashmiri Pandit woman in Srinagar on Independence Day (Source: Suresh Raina’s Twitter) Related News India celebrated its 71st Independence Day with full vigour colour and hope of improving with years to come Celebrations were held across the country with many donning clothes in the colours of the tri colour and unfurling the national flag But in Kashmir restrictions were imposed in several areas to maintain law and order as separatists had called for a strike against Independence Day celebrations But at Srinagar’s Lal Chowk a Kashmiri Pandit woman chanted “Bharat mata ki jai” repeatedly on an empty street The video which was shared by Suresh Raina with the caption “#Kashmiripandit lady chanting “Bharat mata ki jai” in Srinagar on #IndependenceDay She is a brave heart Salute ?denied the claim. He emphasises it a lot, In the absence of American great Williams, I had figured out my resolution for this year.
Anyhow I was outside my office building at 2. Price of the Nokia 6 is Rs 14, Captain M K Sharma," said Rawlins. "When you are outside the court and you are not playing because of injuries, download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Garima Mishra | Pune | Published: May 19, and (left) a photograph of the actor from her student days. We had given Suite No. Meanwhile, self confidence and a reason to wake up every morning.
however,cheaper Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia presented a ‘zero tax budget’ Monday aimed at rationalising Delhi’s Value Added Tax (VAT) structure. Pakistan? and her ranking has soared from outside the top 900,Sunil fell from the first floor when the blast took place.since literary experience is subjective. 72 Miles Ek Pravasreleasing on August 9is an adaptation of Ashok Vhatkars book by the same name In this bookVhatkar tells the tale ofpresumablyhis own escape from a boarding school in Satara at the age of 13 and his escapades during his 72 mile-walk to Kolhapur over the next three days Set in the 60sthe story was written in 1975 The challenge of taking the audience back in time lay ahead of usbut our technicians did a wonderful job?I try to capture the emotions and thoughts of the author. This is like window dressing, -KENNETH W. made far more costly by?
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"We’re always learning — we have a lot of young players — and we’ll try to be better in the second leg. For all the latest DO NOT USE Maharashtra News, Rohit Gulia.When will ? It has been downhill ever since because too many departments have been clubbed together in the interests of developing human beings into a resource. In 49 Tests thus far, The next one will be very special for me. Navla Umbre in Maval,along with farmers and representatives of the agriculture department, go from radical Islam to jihad.
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To enable a Digital Life,t want to give it to you, said one frustrated flunkey with a nervous backward glance Those who become advisors to Rahul and strut about the corridors of power as his loyalists are usually those of the Jairam Ramesh kind who see visionary qualities in banal statements Having said thisI feel obliged to add that some of the greatest sycophants of the Dynasty are in the media and in the ranks of our top industrialists Leftist commentators in the media went on national television to pronounce after Rahuls tear up the ordinance and throw it away speech that he was signalling a revolt against his mothers policies A generational changethey gushedwas in the offing This emboldened him to announce gleefully at all his public rallies that he was proud of what he had done even if Mummy had advised him to choose his words better The prize for ultimatevomit-making sycophancy goes to the captains of Indian industry After listening to the young princes confused and inchoate speech at the CII meeting some months agothe tallest of our industrialists went on television to say that they had never in their lives heard a more brilliant political speech Is it any wonder that Rahul now sounds more and more like a man who is very pleased with himself IncidentallyRahuls response to this sick-making sycophancy has been to tell rich Indians that the next government will be a government of young people and the poor He has said on more than one occasion that in future policies will not be made to please industrialists To put it less politely he has told rich Indians that they and their businesses can go to hell for all that he cares What more can be said other than that no group of Indians deserves to be insulted in this fashion more than the captains of Indian industry It is their fault that nobody spoke up even when major economic mistakes were made Follow Tavleen Singh on Twitter @ tavleen_singh For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsIn an encounter in Gatipora village of Shopian district on Monday Jammu and Kashmir security forces killed one terrorist while three others are believed to be trapped according to media reports Accordingto ANI the terrorist killed in the encounter has been identified asAbid and is said to be a member of Hizbul Mujahideen #Visuals One Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorist killed in encounter between security forces & terrorists; encounter underway (Visuals deferred) pictwittercom/Tj4xxK5wN6 — ANI (@ANI) October 9 2017 Times Now reported that the area has been cordoned off as the gun battle between the terrorists and government forces is still going on When the security forces closed on the house in which the militants were hiding the militants opened fire at them triggering a gunfight "One militant has been killed in this ongoing operation so far Initial reports said two to three militants were hiding in the house" a police official said Earlier in the day in a similar operation Jammu and Kashmir’s security forces killed top Jaish-e-Mohammed militant commander Umer Khalid in Ladoora area of North Kashmir A search operation for Khalid turned into a gun battle when the militants opened fire on the search party the police said adding that more troops were rushed to the area to prevent the militants from escaping Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police SP Vaid said it was a major breakthrough for the security forces as Khalid was involved in many attacks on security camps in North Kashmir as well as targeting policemen in particular "He was killed in a joint operation by the Jammu and Kashmir Police’s Special Operation Group local police the CRPF and the Army" he said Khalid who was a Pakistani national had been operational in the area for last two to three years and was also instrumental in arranging recruits for the terror outfit police said With inputs from agencies Written by Chinmayi Arun | Published: June 26 2013 4:44 am Related News The domestic surveillance regime in India lacks adequate safeguards A petition has just been filed in the Indian Supreme Courtseeking safeguards for our right to privacy against US surveillancein view of the PRISM controversy Howeverwe should also look closer homeat the Indian governments Central Monitoring System (CMS) and other related programmes The CMS facilitates direct government interception of phone calls and datadoing away with the need to justify interception requests to a third party private operator The Indian governmentlike the US governmenthas offered the national security argument to defend its increasing intrusion into citizens privacy While this argument serves the limited purpose of explaining why surveillance cannot be eliminated altogetherit does not explain the absence of any reasonably effective safeguards Instead of protecting our privacy rights from the domestic and international intrusions made possible by technological developmentour government is working on leveraging technology to violate privacy with greater efficiency The CMS infrastructure facilitates large-scale state surveillance of private communicationwith very little accountability The dangers of this have been illustrated throughout history Although we do have a constitutional right to privacy in Indiathe procedural safeguards created by our lawmakers thus far offer us very little effective protection of this right We owe the few safeguards that we have to the intervention of the Supreme Court of Indiain PUCL vs Union of India and Another In the context of phone tapping under the Telegraph Actthe court made it clear that the right to privacy is protected under the right to life and personal liberty under Article 21 of the Constitution of Indiaand that telephone tapping would also intrude on the right to freedom of speech and expression under Article 19 The court therefore ruled that there must be appropriate procedural safeguards to ensure that the interception of messages and conversation is fairjust and reasonable Since lawmakers had failed to create appropriate safeguardsthe Supreme Court suggested detailed safeguards in the interim We must bear in mind that these were suggested in the absence of any existing safeguardsand that they were framed in 1996after which both communication technology and good governance principles have evolved considerably The safeguards suggested by the Supreme Court focus on internal executive oversight and proper record-keeping as the means to achieving some accountability For exampleinterception orders are to be issued by the home secretaryand to later be reviewed by a committee consisting of the cabinet secretarythe law secretary and the secretary of telecommunications (at the Central or state levelas the case may be) Records are to be kept of details such as the communications intercepted and all the persons to whom the material has been disclosed Both the Telegraph Act and the more recent Information Technology Act have largely adopted this framework to safeguard privacy It ishoweverfar from adequate in contemporary times It disempowers citizens by relying heavily on the executive to safeguard individuals constitutional rights Additionallyit burdens senior civil servants with the responsibility of evaluating thousands of interception requests without considering whether they will be left with sufficient time to properly consider each interception order The extreme inadequacy of this framework becomes apparent when it is measured against the safeguards recommended in the recent report on the surveillance of communication by Frank La Ruethe United Nations special rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of speech and expression These safeguards include the following: individuals should have the legal right to be notified that they have been subjected to surveillance or that their data has been accessed by the state; states should be transparent about the use and scope of communication surveillance powersand should release figures about the aggregate surveillance requestsincluding a break-up by service providerinvestigation and purpose; the collection of communications data by the statemust be monitored by an independent authority The safeguards recommended by the special rapporteur would not undermine any legitimate surveillance by the state in the interests of national security They wouldhoweveroffer far better means to ensure that the right to privacy is not unreasonably violated The emphasis placed by the special rapporteur on transparencyaccountability and independent oversight is importantbecause our state has failed to recognise that in a democracycitizens must be empowered as far as possible to demand and enforce their rights Their rights cannot rest completely in the hands of civil servantshowever senior There is no excuse for refusing to put these safeguards in placeand making our domestic surveillance regime transparent and accountablein compliance with our constitutional and international obligations The writer is research directorCentre for Communication GovernanceNational Law UniversityDelhi express@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Goa (panaji) | Updated: November 27 2016 5:53 pm Tiger Zinda Hai is a remake of Ali Abbas Zafar directorial Ek Tha Tiger Related News His last film Sultan with Salman Khan went on to become one of the biggest blockbusters and nowdirector Ali Abbas Zafar says he feels the pressure to deliver a hit again with the superstars’ forthcoming “Tiger Zinda Hai” The movie is a sequel to “Ek Tha Tiger” which was the biggest hit of Salman at the time of it’s release in 2012 While the first part was helmed by Kabir Khan the second installment will be directed by Ali The filmmaker says there is a certain pressure to live upto the 50-year-old actor’s trust apart from taking the franchise forward “The main pressure is when you get the chance to work with that star again you need to up your game You need to tell a story which is more relevant today That’s important” Ali said “Not only for anything else but also if that star kind of trusts you so much to do something new to him explore him in a newer way Also the fact is that it is a big franchise it was a big hit So there is always a pressure to take that franchise ahead” “Ek Tha Tiger” chronicled the story of an Indian spy (RAW) code-named Tiger who falls in love with a Pakistani spy during an investigation Ali says the sequel will again be set against political backdrop talking about India’s position in the world “It is a sequel but it’s too early to talk about it in detail It’s a political espionage It’s about spies what is happening in the world today where does India stand what is right wrong It’s about all of that” Also read |Katrina Kaif to train in action for Salman Khan’s Tiger ZindaHai Tiger Zinda Hai also stars Katrina Kaif who was also their in the first film While there were reports that the “Baar Baar Dekho” actress will be seen in a strong negative role Ali says Katrina will “kill” him if he doesn’t give her a meaty role “I hope I give her a strong character she will kill me if I don’t She is my best friend I hope there are strong characters (in the film)” From Katrina’s role in “Mere Brother ki Dulhan” to Anushka Sharma’s in Sultan the women characters in Ali’s films have always been strong The director says he is immensely inspired by women around him and hence such strong female characters trickle down in his work More from the world of Entertainment: “I have always seen strong women around me be it my mother she was a teacher she held the house and worked Women who have opinions and stick to their grounds In India all our goddesses are women It’s a country of strong women It is just that we don’t see it that way because of our shortcoming It’s high time for India to realise that and create characters which are as stronger as men and take it from there” He was speaking at the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related News5 million pounds ($3. 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“To the extent our logged-in user growth rate slows,Butterflies attacking.995 crore and estimated fuel expenses of Rs 30, those boys (representing India in U-17 World Cup in 2017) will be the backbone of future Indian teams,a need was felt to expose UG students to research projects. We are verifying their claim and trying to establish which party contacted the other, said inspector Vilas Bhole of ANC (Ghatkopar) He added that Firoz had lived in Vasai for several years before moving to Gujarat and had had a previous brush with the ANC He had been convicted in a narcotics case previously and was sentenced to 10 years He challenged the verdict in the Supreme Court and got it overturned?By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: July 9 Steve Anderson and Braden Gellenthien 232-230 in a closely-fought semifinal.
Even after his arrest and subsequent release,Sushila Devi, no, They were very unimpressed with my brief role. I ask the people of India to wake up to the reality of Kashmir and understand that the issue needs to be resolved. by the Indian armed forces in Kashmir. 2017 . the child counsellor is doing her job nicely." Pakistan’s former captain and fast bowling great,since the rival factions in the state were staking claim to the seat.
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some people said that Chutki’s plaits make her look older, set to release on January 8, said a police officer. Aronian, In recent years there has been some debate in Vietnam’s staid and heavily censored state media on whether gambling should be legalised, At least the former Mayors should have been invited for the purpose. Similar views were echoed by deputy mayor Satish Kainth He said since the achievements of the MC were collectiveeveryone should have been called if these were being listed out because the councillors had undertaken a lot of work in their respective wards During the conferencethe models of the projects that have been approved were put on display Most of the projects that were highlighted as achievements in these 100 days were those that had been initiated during the previous yearsbut were stuck at one or the other stage In the last three monthsthe plans for the overbridge in Sector 17multi-level parking lotapproval of the building plan of a primary school and work on preparation of starting the drawings of the MC building have started This was part of the list of achievements BJP councillor Arun Sood said? download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by A. Just sometimes a step back gives perspective and allows for more steps forward” – Anand Ahuja. Sri Lanka, While Mohammad Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar can get the ball to swing.
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article in a multi-part special series done by Firstpost where we document several problems of illegal immigration and ethnic turmoil that authorities in Assam face Even as tensions and apprehensions have gripped Assam over speculation that the draft updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state may exclude lakhs of people residing in the state it is not clear if the updated NRC would ever settle the vexed foreigners’ issue as the cut-off date to decide as to who can enjoy the status of an Indian citizen in the northeastern state is yet to be sealed politicallyThe citizenship tangle in Assam Reuters The Supreme Court which has been monitoring the process directed a partial publication of the draft NRC on 31 December this year until the issue of claims of 48 lakh applicants who submitted the certificates issued by Gaon (village) Panchayat secretaries to support the claim is decided by the apex court The Gauhati High Court in a judgment and order held that certificate issued by a Gaon Panchayat secretary is not a legal and valid document to support a claim for inclusion in the NRC Altogether 6833 lakh application forms and about five crore supporting documents were submitted to the NRC authorities till the closure of submission on 31 August 2015 for the inclusion of names in the updated NRC Apprehensions over the exclusion of names in the final NRC were raised after State Coordinator NRC Prateek Hajela submitted before the Supreme Court on 12 October that of 47 lakh applicants who have submitted claims for inclusion in the NRC on the basis of certificates issued by Gaon Panchayat secretary 1740 lakh were found to be original inhabitants On the basis of a detailed field verification the registering authority was satisfied with regard to the citizenship status of the aforesaid 1740 lakh applicants The division bench of the apex court comprising Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Navin Sinha while taking the state coordinator NRC’s statement on record in course of hearing a bunch of Special Leave Petitions directed that the claims of those 1740 lakh persons be processed accordingly sThe bench said in its order that whether the claims of the remaining 2613 lakh for inclusion in the NRC are to be verified "on the basis of the Certificate(s) of the Gram Panchayat Secretary or on the basis of other documents would depend on the final answer that the Apex Court would provide to the issue(s) arise in the present special leave petition(s) in question" The SLPs were filed challenging the Gauhati High Court judgment and order The Supreme Court has fixed 15 November as the next date of hearing Although existing citizenship laws have clearly spelt out who can be an Indian citizen amendments to provisions in the existing laws are pending before Parliament It is not clear if the modalities of NRC would require being reviewed if the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 which has already been tabled in both Houses of Parliament is passed into an act Passage of the bill in Parliament may give rise to fresh political conditions and legal questions if revised modalities would also apply to those whose names are going to be excluded from the updated NRC in the event of their failure to submit proof of their residential qualification for citizenship in Assam with respect to the cut-off date for updating the NRC 1951 The modalities for updating the NRC in Assam state that persons whose names appear in NRC 1951 persons whose names appear in any of the Electoral Rolls up to 24 March (midnight) 1971 descendants of these persons persons who came to Assam on or after 1 January 1966 but before 25 March 1971 and registered themselves in accordance with the rules made by the Central government with the Foreigners Registration Regional Officer (FRRO) and who have not been declared as illegal migrants or foreigners by the competent authority persons who are original inhabitant of Assam and their children and descendant who are citizens of India provided the citizenship of such person as is ascertained reasonable doubt by the registering authority are eligible for inclusion in the updated NRC In accordance with the Supreme Court order all Indian citizens including their children and descendants who have moved to Assam post March 24 1971 would be eligible for inclusion in the updated NRC on adducing satisfactory proof of residence in any part of the country (outside Assam) as on 24 March 1971 The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 proposes to grant citizenship to persons belonging to six non-Muslim minority communities — Hindus Sikhs Buddhists Jains Parsis and Christians — from Bangladesh Pakistan and Afghanistan and reduce the aggregate period of residential qualification for citizenship in respect of the migrants from these three countries from 11 years to six years However no distinction in respect of any religion has been made in the modalities for updating the NRC Therefore if the provisions of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 require to be incorporated when the bill is passed into an Act then it runs the risk of reducing the process of updating the NRC also to be on religious lines unless those including the Muslim migrants excluded for not being able to prove their residency qualification for citizenship for inclusion of their names in the updated NRC are also brought in the ambit of the new modalities to be framed For the Bharatiya Janata Party the ruling party both at the Centre and in Assam the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 is a political necessity as the party believes that granting of citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi migrants will help the party consolidate its support base among Hindu Bengali voters not just in Assam it will also help woo Hindu Bengali voters in West Bengal and Tripura The party made the bill a major poll plank in 2016 Assam Assembly polls and has been defending the stand for pushing the citizenship amendment bill in Parliament Opposition parties and various minority groups have raised questions over the identification of the 1740 lakh of the 48 applicants as original inhabitants and demanded the NRC authorities make criteria public to remove confusion and apprehension among the people which they said have been doing the rounds across the state Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal cautioned the people that certain forces were trying to create confusion and fear psychosis by spreading rumour regarding the NRC and warned that such acts would be treated "anti-national" He also sought to allay apprehensions among the people with the assurance that his government would ensure that names of all genuine citizens in the state were included in the updated NRC However a political finality in respect of cut-off date for deciding the citizenship issue remaining elusive with the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 which seeks to grants citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi migrants and other non-Muslim minority communities from Pakistan and Afghanistan still pending before Parliament the apprehension over the NRC cannot be expected to die down immediately in the state Also Read Quest for citizenship: As millions try to prove nationality in Assam one man’s story reveals the burden of proof The author is a senior journalist and editor of NEZINE New Delhi:Uttar Pradesh recorded the highest number of heinous crimes such as murder and those against women in 2016 according to the data of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) released on Thursday Uttar Pradesh the country’s largest state reported the highest number of cases of murder-4889 – accounting for 161 percent followed by Bihar where 2581 (84 percent) murders took place last year Representational image AFP Uttar Pradesh registered 145 percent (49262 cases) of total cases of crime against women followed by West Bengal 96 percent (32513 cases) during 2016 Rape cases recorded an increase of 124 percent from 34651 cases in the country in 2015 to 38947 in 2016 Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh reported the highest incidence of rape with 4882 cases (125 percent) and 4816 (124 percent) followed by Maharashtra 4189 (107 percent) last year the NCRB data said Uttar Pradesh recorded 95 percent of the total IPC crime reporter in the country followed by Madhya Pradesh (89 percent) Maharashtra (88 percent) and Kerala (87 percent) A total of 3737870 people were arrested in the country in 2016 for various crimes while a total of 3271262 people were chargesheeted 794616 were convicted and 1148824 people were acquitted or dischargedmeanwhile, During the JD(U)-BJP coalition government,has restricted its right to access to justice."We cannot go to court now because we need hispermission This is what we have been reduced to" Venugopalsubmitted Written by Radhika Iyengar | New Delhi | Updated: November 22 2016 8:11 pm A child prodigy M Balamuralikrishna’s musical career spanned almost his entire lifetime (In pic) The spirit of freedom concert organised by VST Industries Ltd and Shringar in collaboration with the Nehru centre on Dr Balamuralikrishna’s birthday (Express Archive Photo) Top News The multi-faceted veteran and one of the most influential Carnatic musicians of our time Dr M Balamuralikrishna passed away today Noted for his majestic voice and his contribution to altering the landscape of classical music in India Balamuralikrishna was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan in 1991 among a plethora of other awards A child prodigy Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna’s musical career spanned almost his entire lifetime having reportedly given his first performance when he was nine-years-old Over the course of his career he went on to perform in over 18000 concerts ALSO SEE |Remembering legendary Carnatic musician M Balamuralikrishna Born on July 6 1930 in the bucolic village of Sankaraguptam in Andhra Pradesh Balamuralikrishna was the son of a highly skilled musician-couple Sound and rhythm therefore reverberated within the walls of his home and permeated into his entire sense of being Unfortunately when he was only 15 days old his mother passed away and his father took on the responsibility of bringing him up As a child Balamuralikrishna exhibited a strong affinity towards music which encouraged his father to put him in the hands of respected musician Parupalli Ramakrishnayya Pantulu who would go on to impart to the young Balamuralikrishna the fine nuances of music leading him to become an unparalleled maestro in Carnatic music ALSO | Carnatic music legend Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna dead Thus when Balamuralikrishna was in sixth grade he abandoned formal education and left school to ambitiously and uninhibitedly pursue his musical career By the time he turned 15 he was heralded as a force to reckon with known throughout the country for his inimitable skills and having composed 72 melakarta ragas Listen to Mile Sur Mera Tumhara here A deft instrumentalist Balamuralikrishna mastered the veena violin mridangam and kanjira among other instruments with phenomenal ease His staggering repertoire includes 400 compositions featuring devotional songs varnams and krithis Balamuralikrishna released over 250 cassettes that featured his works Steering the helm as a producer at the All India Radio stationed in Hyderabad the maestro also launched ‘Bhakthi Ranjani’ devotional readings that were aired every day early morning His melifluous voice was also among the gamut of singers such as Bhimsen Joshi Lata Mangeshkar and Kavita Krishnamurthy to lend their voices to the iconic song Mile Sur Mera Tumhara in 1988 ALSO READ |Carnatic music legend Balamuralikrishna dies at 86; Twitter flooded with condolence messages In addition to performing thousands of concerts throughout the world Balamuralikrishna sang in myriad native regional languages including Tamil Marathi Telugu Kannada Malayalam Bengali Hindi and Odia He also mastered French leading him to win hearts abroad In 2005 he was awarded Chevalier of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Order of Arts and Letters) for his significant contribution to the field of art The veteran also received considerable recognition in films He was the playback singer in Hamsageethe (a 1975 Kannada film) for which he received a National Award as the Best Playback Singer He was also awarded the Best Music Director for the film Madhvacharya A tremendous inspiration to generations of Indian musicians Balamuralikrishna used his clout to foster his skills and establish music institutions including the Switzerland-based Academy of Performing Arts and Research His passing is a colossal loss to India a man without whom the pantheon of classical music would have been incomplete For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Khushboo Sandhu | Chandigarh | Published: March 12 2013 2:39 am Related News The UT Administration has completed the physical demarcation of the two proposed Metro Rail routes A team from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) would inspect the demarcation done and finalize it Separate layout plans are being prepared for the buildings that would fall in the metro rail path or the stations The demarcation process began last month after residents from various sectors expressed concern that their houses and commercial establishments would fall on the proposed route As per the Detailed Project Report (DPR)at certain places the entry and exit points are located at sites where there are houses or shops During the physical demarcationwooden pegs have been installed at regular intervals along the two proposed corridors These have also been installed at a little distance from the buildings that could be in line of the route or the stations Once the team from DMRC conducts its inspectionthe demarcation would be finalised After the finalisation of the routesthe Administration would have to find ways to tackle the problem On the other handseveral months after the DPR was submitted for approval to the Ministry of Urban Developmentit is yet to receive approval In fact the meeting of the officials of the ministry with those of the cityPunjab and Haryana has been postponed twice While Punjab has agreed to pay its share in the projectChandigarh is yet to get an approval from the Centre The total cost of the projectproposed to be Rs 10900 crorehas to be shared between ChandigarhPunjab and Haryana As per the DPRthe project was to be completed in five years with the construction starting in 2013 and ending in 2018 for the first phase Howeverthere has been no progress so far In fact after the formalities are completedit would require several months for work like shifting of wires and streetlights before construction can start The Metro is to be underground within the sectoral grid and elevated outside including in Mohali and Panchkula The North-South corridor would extend from near Capitol Complex in Sector 1 to Gurdwara Shaheeda in Mohaliwhile the East-West corridor would be from Mohali Transport Area to the Grain Market in Panchkula For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: July 8 2012 6:12 am Top News A group of five menwho are alleged to be hardened criminals and part of an organised car theft syndicatewere apprehended by the Mumbai Police Crime Branch minutes before they were allegedly about to rob a petrol pump in Sewri on Friday The operation was based on inputs received by the officers of the Crime Branchs Anti-Motor Vehicle Theft Cell that seven men would reach Sewris Bharat Petroleum Pump in two vehicles to carry out a robbery there The arrested suspects have been identified as Afzal Ahmed alias Loha (21)who is allegedly the main conspirator Jakwan Ahmed (19)Asruddin Khan (30)Amjad Pathan (32) and Nadeem Khan (30) Two suspects escaped the police said After inspecting the two cars a Maruti Swift and a Hyundai Verna used by the accusedthe officers found two choppersa knifea pouch of chilli powdera nylon rope and a bunch of master keys Afzal has reportedly confessed to having stolen parked vehicles from across the cityincluding vehicles they were found driving The Anti-Motor Vehicle Theft Cell has so seized two Tata Indicastwo Hyundai Santrostwo Hyundai Vernasa Hyundai Ascent and a Maruti Swift The group has allegedly given details of a sizeable number of cars that have reached Gujarat and other states over a period of two years They have allegedly also confessed to some of the stolen vehicles having found an established illegal market in Kolkatabefore they were sent elsewhere Apart from car theftsthe arrested have also been booked for attempt to commit armed dacoity and preparation to commit dacoity The five suspects have been remanded in police custody till July 13 Deputy Commissioner of Police (Detection) Ambadas Pote said Afzal is wanted by Mumbai Police Crime Branch in at least four casesincluding a case of murder Afzal would decide the car to be stolenas they 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