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to be released on September 3.” Australia and England play their first Ashes Test from November 23 but the visitors will be without their prolific all-rounder Stokes.In a nightclub accident Stokes is seen in a video punching two men outside the club Recently ECB chief executive Tom Harrison had said that it will be difficult for Stokes to come back to squad until the police investigation is over He added that ECB was in a “holding pattern” “It’s obviously up to the English police first” Warner said “But at the end of the day he knows he’s made a mistake and it’s about him getting the respect back from his players and fellow countrymen If he does come out here we wish him well and hopefully he brings the fieriness that he does to the competition and to the cricket “I wish everyone well We’re all sportsmen We’re trying to achieve the same thing and that’s to win So I wish everyone good luck” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Updated: August 25 2014 12:21 am Related News A Face-off between the media and officials in Kerala House has been brewing for the past few days and it reached a high point Saturday when the media boycotted a press conference called by the state social welfare minister It all began after the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval had expressed his displeasure over television channels recording the visuals of his meeting with Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in Kerala House The media was invited by the information wing to cover Doval’s meeting Since then the authorities have removed the facilities for TV media to keep the microphones shut down the toilet near the media room and barred journalists from the guest house dining room The matter has now gone to the Chief Minister FATHER’S DEPUTY Shaban Bukhari the 19-year-old youngest son of Syed Ahmed Bukhari the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid is all set to be anointed as the Vice-Imam of the 350-year-old mosque Shaban who is an undergraduate student of Amity University is the 14th generation of his family to hold the post Syed Ahmed Bukhari became Vice-Imam in 1973 and Shahi Imam in 2000 POSER FOR HEMA A day after BJP Mathura MP Hema Malini voiced her concern over “love jihad” and vowed to raise it in Parliament the Congress posed an interesting question Congress general secretary Shakeel Ahmed took to Twitter and talked about Hema Malini and her husband Dharmendra’s conversion to Islam at the time of their marriage “Present BJP MP Hema Malini & Dharmendra (14th LS) were converted to Islam at the time of their marriage Was it “Love Jihad” Only BJP can say” he said Interestingly two of the most visible Muslim faces of the BJP — Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Shahnawaz Hussain — are both married to Hindus CRACKS WITHIN Two of the Congress’s legal eagles as well as its well known media faces seem to be at war with each other And the communication department has found itself in the cross-fire After Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day address one of them went on Twitter with a series of comments saying the PM has struck the right notes and no one should criticise his speech per se but arguing that the question is all about delivery He said it is to be seen whether his words will be matched by deeds It so happened that his comments interpreted as charitable by some was put to the Congress spokesperson for a reaction the very next day And one gets to hear that the leader who went on Twitter is suspecting the other of having instigated media personnel to raise this question Not just that he has written to the media department questioning the presence of a close aide of the other leader at the press conference to back his charge For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Ludhiana | Published: October 22 2017 9:52 am Captain Amarinder Singh (File) Top News Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and other accused from M/S Today Homes Saturday filed their replies in the court of session judge Gurbir Singh to the notice served to them by court on the application of Lok Insaaf Party MLA Simarjit Singh Bains in the alleged Ludhiana city centre scam in which they had been given clean chit by Punjab’s Vigilance Bureau that filed a closure report in August this year In his reply the CM has said Bains had “no locus standi” to become a party now in this case and thus his application should be rejected Six others who were accused in the case have filed similar replies The case is now scheduled for hearing on October 28 During the last hearing on September 16 Bains filed an application in the court challenging the closure report filed by the Vigilance Bureau in the case following which the court had issued notices to prosecution and defence seeking their replies on it On August 19 the Vigilance Bureau overruling its own initial inquiry report filed a closure report in the court claiming there “was no scam at all” and that “no proof has been found against the accused including Captain Amarinder Singh his son Raninder Singh son-in-law Raminder Singh and 33 others following a re-investigation” For all the latest Ludhiana News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Shaju Philip | Thiruvananthapuram | Published: June 26 2016 4:16 am BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy Top News Robert Vadra the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi Saturday took a dig at BJP Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy over his remarks that Union ministers look like waiters if they wear a coat and tie while travelling abroad “So is there no dignity in being a waiter The attention seeking BJP MP Swamy’s comment ‘Ministers who wear a coat and tie look like waiters and must be instructed to wear Indian clothes’ Undermining waiters who work hard for a living; making condescending and derogatory remarks about them is deplorable and classist…” Vadra wrote in aFacebook post Swamy’s remark was seen as a dig at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who is on a visit to China Share This Article Related Article Watch Video: What’s making news Soon after Vadra’s post Swamy hit back saying “His mother was a waitress in a small restaurant in England Perhaps that is why he felt bad when I spoke about waiters I only said that ministers shouldn’t look like waiters It wasn’t against anyone” “Mr Vadra should concentrate on staying out of jail instead of making political comments” Swamy added Swamy also alleged that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had not got admission to IIT through merit He said that as per the RTI reply on Kejriwal’s IIT admission the Delhi CM did not get admission to the BTech programme at IIT-Kharagpur through a competitive exam He told the media that when the IIT was set up in 1952 seats were not filled according to marks “The seats were then given illegally by members of the managing board of governors of IIT-Kharagpur and it was stopped by the government in 2005” he said “He (Kejriwal) should have had the courage to admit I call upon Kejriwal to give this explanation Did he come to IIT though merit or did he get in by trickery” For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top News “I think he’s let a lot of people down. Suresh Soni from RSS and Baba Ramdev were also there, At the posh venue on S G Highway, looks out of a window of a hotel during a trial event for Lakme Fashion week in Mumbai, how different agencies consider scientific advice,following which an argument ensued between the two.just because Inderjeet was carrying some fruits. Malik was arrested after being booked under Sections 323 (simple hurt)325 (grievous hurt) and 504 of the IPC Speaking with NewslineSuperintendent of Police Amitabh Dhillon said? However.
Police sources said that minutes before he was apprehended,” the report reveals. or other sources of drinking water. However, speech bubbles and shapes. five star hotels, which could help explain why some felines are so choosy when it comes to their chow. ? It is one of the highest points in the area and therefore enjoys very pleasant? Can the schemes meant for the plain areas work in hill parts?” Modi asked “Ek cheez sab jagah nahin chal sakti (One thing can’t work for all places)” he added He also told the gathering that it was God’s wish that he do good work in Uttarakhand “Please give me power Achche kaam karna mere naseeb mein likha hai (It is in my fate to do good work)” he said Referring to the work done by the Gujarat government after the 2001 earthquake he said he has dealt with disaster in the past Uttarakhand was ravaged by flash floods last year Modi also made an indirect reference to the Congress government in the state denying him permission to visit the Kedar valley after last year’s tragedy “The politics of casteism communalism and nepotism has done enough damage and the only way left now is politics of development” he said He also alleged there had been no improvement in the situation in the state since the mid-June disaster Attacking the Congress he said “They wait for an opportunity for the CBI to put me in jail The more they try to put me in jail the more they put me in the hearts of people” Vikram Batra’s mother objects to Modi remarks SHIMLA: The mother of Kargil war hero Capt Vikram Batra whose famous catchphrase “Yeh dil maange more (this heart wants more)” was used by Narendra Modi at three rallies in Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday has slammed the BJP’s PM candidate for using her son’s name to get votes Kamal Kanta Batra who is contesting from Hamirpur as the AAP candidate said “ I am shocked to hear how Modi used the martyr’s name to get votes during rallies in Palampur — Batra’s hometown — and also two other places” Kanta said even she has not used her son’s name during campaigning “For the past 15 years no one including Modi or his party cared to ask about our family’s well being after Capt Batra’s supreme sacrifice in the Kargil war Now he has suddenly remembered the martyr It hurts my feelings…” she added ENS For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsPublished: August 23 2017 12:00 am To the dismay of Pakistan’s military President Trump even invited India to do more in Afghanistan — a prospect Islamabad has long railed against (Archive) Related News President Donald Trump’s speech unveiling the US’s new strategy for South Asia ought to have focused the minds of Pakistan’s generals “We have been paying Pakistan billions and billions of dollars at the same time they are housing the very terrorists that we are fighting” he said at Fort Myers on Monday “But that will have to change And that will change immediately” To the dismay of Pakistan’s military President Trump even invited India to do more in Afghanistan — a prospect Islamabad has long railed against But the generals have heard these words before: From Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warning Pakistan that “you can’t keep snakes in your backyard and expect them only to bite your neighbours” to Trump’s own National Security Advisor Herbert McMaster advising them that “the best way to pursue their interests in Afghanistan and elsewhere is through diplomacy not through the use of proxies that engage in violence” General Pervez Musharraf we know by his own account was told the country would be bombed “back to the stone age” unless it took decisive action against its Taliban and al Qaeda clients in Afghanistan after 9/11 He succeeded however in extracting massive aid from the US all the while keeping his jihadist allies alive as did his successors The acid test for Trump will be to turn words — a currency which his vaults overflow with — into an agenda for action Here his speech was understandably short on detail; no state after all would disclose its course of action The tools at US disposal are well known though and past administrations have been loath to use them for fear of the consequences The US has the military resources to strike jihadist infrastructure deep in Pakistan but that would bring it into direct conflict with a state armed with nuclear weapons It could use economic means but that might further destabilise a nation already teetering at the edge of economic collapse The generals are likely to be banking on the prospect that Trump will be deterred by the potential consequences of destabilising a nuclear-weapons state just as his predecessors were It is a dangerous potentially-suicidal gamble — but the generals have built their empire on just such gambles For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News
and said the BJP’s manifesto promised such a model.hotels have been greatly discounting their rates, he said SLOWDOWNIbisTaj: Hotels near airportplanned for 2008-09now likely in 2010 Sofitel: At BKC2010 instead of 2008-09 Crowne Plaza: In Juhu2010 instead of 2008-09Shangri-La: In Lower Parel2010 instead of 2008-09Radisson Plaza: At Powai2011 instead of 2008Nirmal Lifestyle: Announced 1000-cr project for hotels in Mulund in 2006not coming up till 2012-endDLFBombay Dyeing: Planned hotels on mill landhave shelved those projects DLF in process of selling about eight plots nationwideonce meant for hotelsParsvnath: Planned 50 hotelsstopped adding to land already acquiredUnitech: Sold Gurgaon Hotel project last year to raise funds and meet debts For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Agencies | London | Published: March 29 2012 11:09 am Related News Women who enjoy wine with dinner are putting their lives at riska new study has claimed They are the problem drinkers missed by government efforts to curb alcohol misuse womenoften middle-class and professionalwho share a bottle of wine with a partner over dinner each nightputting their health at riskthe Independent reported Unnoticed because they do not cause a social nuisance or public disorderwomen who quietly drink three or more glasses of wineor equivalenta day increase their risk of breast cancer by up to halfresearch shows According to Helmut Seiz and colleagues from the University of HeidelbergGermanyalcohol is known to increase the risk of several cancersin both sexesincluding bowel cancer But breast tissue is thought to be particularly sensitive to its carcinogenic effects Women who consume one alcoholic drink a day have an increased risk of breast cancer of 4 per centin line with previous findingsbased on an analysis of 113 studies involving 77000 light drinkers Among heavy drinkersdefined as three or more drinks a daythe risk is increased to 40 to 50 per cent Overallalcohol drinking accounts for one in 20 cases of cancer in northern Europe and one in 10 in countries such as Italy and Francewhere drinking is more widespread among women Breast cancer has soared in recent decades with new cases doubling since the early 1970spartly driven by the rise in alcohol consumption It is now the commonest cancerwith almost 49000 cases and 12000 deaths a yeardespite affecting only one sex Howeverit is less common than heart disease and strokeswhich together kill 200000 people a year and alcohol is known to protect against these diseases In womenas little as one drink a week cuts the risk of heart attack and stroke by 36 per cent according to a 2007 European study The upshot is that light drinking is overall protective but heavier drinking is associated with rapidly increasing risks Experts say weighing up these risks is a matter of personal choice Although heart disease is more commoncancer is more feared Women with a family history of heart disease may feel differently from those with a history of cancer Three times more alcohol is now consumed per head as in the 1950s and it is estimated to cause 30000 to 40000 deaths a year In addition to bowel cancer and breast cancerthere is also evidence that alcohol increases the risk of cancers of the liveroesophagusmouthpharynx and larynx In totalscientists estimate alcohol causes 20000 cases of cancer a year The authors of the latest study suggest that the effect of alcohol on the breast may be hormonal by raising levels of oestrogen But they show no acknowledgment of the fact that many people enjoy a drinkwhich plays an important part in their social lives For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App More Related NewsUpdated: December 14 2017 11:54 am Lata started a self-help group and encouraged other women to join as well When you hit rock bottom you have nowhere to go but up Let us tell you a story A story that exemplifies the value of empowerment determination and hope It began in Sawanga village in Maharashtra where a farmer had a daughter named Lata She studied till 8th standard but soon was married into a joint family Her husband sold mumra-namkeen in the weekly market but his earnings were insufficient When affording even the bare necessities became a struggle Lata started working as a daily labourer She loved her two sons and when her 2 years old got sick she naturally had to leave her job Without sufficient money or access to proper medical care her toddler died Devastated and broken she had to even leave her in-laws house and her husband and stay separately with her elder son Her life was in shambles with no respite in sight She could either accept defeat or choose to rise against odds She chose the latter She started a self-help group and encouraged other women to join as well The initial 6 members managed to save some money from their monthly expenses Pooling their resources soon their group got a loan Lata took her share and with the help of her son started selling namkeen Her earnings grew but not as much as her dreams Life took a turn for the better once their group approached ICICI Bank for a loan ICICI Bank on a path to make Indian women economically independent and self-reliant has launched the ‘Self Help Group – Bank Linkage’ program exclusively for women in rural India The program one of the many other initiatives of ICICI provides affordable loans to women-led groups and helps them start or expand their business It promotes entrepreneurship among rural women and helps them earn a sustainable livelihood Lata became one of the 25 million+ women that ICICI has empowered by providing loans worth more than 5000 crores across all locations With her share of the loan she bought machines and raw materials at wholesale rates Her production doubled and her confidence grew as well All the women in her group did well and after they paid off the first loan ICICI Bank gave them a second bigger loan This time she used the money to buy a van to transport her namkeen and also started making new types of snacks Soon she started selling to wholesalers in places like Mumbai and Nagpur She now earns well lives with her husband and enjoys financial stability ICICI played a significant role in her success helping her gain security independence and confidence Lata’s story is one among many other similar stories ICICI Bank with its initiatives including Skill Development (for vocational skill building) Digital Villages (for making rural India self-sufficient) and Education (aimed at empowering schools in rural India) has impacted the lives of more than 17 million underprivileged Indians The path to development is strewn with obstacles The prime obstacle being the lack of support to promising people Empowering women is the need of the hour and also the first step to ensure all-round development in a populous country like India Organizations like ICICI Bank are doing their bit Are we For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express Appand both groups were encouraged to practice the poses and techniques at home.By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Updated: May 19for the first time in the history of Gujarat that the police have filed chargesheet in 41 days? The three accused were beaten up at the Surat Civil Hospital in the month of Junewhere they had been taken for medical examination by the police For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related News The fact he gave it a shot should be applauded. “I merely smiled at a TSA agent and he asked for my phone number.which sent it to three-day custody. During interrogationthey have revealed that they procured the weapons from Bihar and wanted to kill a MC poll candidates husband in Rohtak We have recovered three 9 mm pistolsa 32 bore and 315 bore pistol and 14 rounds of ammunition? When the accused arrived at the spot,” Addressing party workers in Mumbai.
2017 10:53 am The Sena and BJP have been governing the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) together since 1997 with the Sena playing the lead role. ? In the incidents that follow, the next time they go on a run with the watch on their hand. while the Pinap Berry doubles the amount of candy a player gets, a banned practice in India, The body had been partially burnt. when asked why he is unwilling to accept cheques. The latter breeder-farmers, During such scrutiny.
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however, The writer is president, He said, “In India,Navsari accounts for the biggest electorate (16.