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first_img About Latest Posts Jill WykesJill Wykes is a travel industry veteran who has held a series of senior management portfolios in travel corporations. A former chairman of the Travel Industry Council of Ontario, she is now an independent communications consultant and writer since retiring in 2011. Latest posts by Jill Wykes (see all) Dispelling the myths against going home-based – May 22, 2019 Diversity pays off when agents go home-based: Survey – April 10, 2019 National Travel Agent survey suggests many agents considering going home-based – March 13, 2019 Share Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Tags: Sphere << Previous PostNext Post >>center_img By: Jill Wykes, The Travel Agent Next Door The Travel Agent Next Door asked some of its 280+ travel agents and associate agents what they’ve been able to take off their plate since they joined the fastest-growing agency network in Canada.Agents were also asked them what they would most recommend most about The Travel Agent Next Door to other agents, and why they should join.This column features Jerry Goudreault, AJ Travel the World with Pride, Ottawa.The top 3 things I no longer have to do now that I’m part of The Travel Agent Next Door:Commission splittingBasic accountingBack-office support of new staff, e.g. initial training, initial accounts, password setup, etc.The top 3 reasons I would recommend other agencies join The Travel Agent Next Door:Their professionalismTheir reliability to deliver on what they promiseTheir business and industry knowledge Industry knowledge, reliability: why I joined The Travel Agent Next Doorlast_img read more

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first_imgairlinesLATAMsustainability LATAM Airlines Group has launched its ‘Recycle your Journey’ program, with the objective to recycle waste from Mercado LATAM, the company’s buy-on-board food service. The ‘Recycle your Journey’ program is part of the ‘Together, More Sustainable’ sustainability strategy of LATAM, considered one of the three most sustainable airline groups in the world.Mercado LATAM packaging on all domestic flights in Chile will be recycled with the segregation of aluminium, glass and plastic. As part of the airline group’s wider sustainability strategy and its commitment to be a leader in on-board recycling, this initiative will be gradually introduced throughout LATAM’s operation in Latin America.“Without the support and willingness of our passengers and the commitment of our cabin crew, on-board recycling is not possible,” said Ignacio Cueto, President of LATAM Airlines Group.Between August and December 2019, the company will recycle more than 20 tonnes of waste from domestic flights in Chile.last_img read more

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agreed to return and would take charge of his first training session in the afternoon Gattuso led Pisa to promotion from the third tier last season after winning a two-leg playoff against Foggia and said it was as good as winning the Champions League with Milan But he quit on Aug 1 saying there were “problems on a daily basis” and that the club lacked passion Gattuso’s coaching career has been a mixed bag although never dull He began at Swiss first division side Sion in 2013 but was sacked after three months then joined Italian Serie B side Palermo where he was fired after six games In 2014 he tried his luck with Greek Super League side OFI Crete who were beset by financial problems and according to Gattuso were “struggling to feed their players” He lasted six months during which he gave an infamous expletive-ridden news conference in which he banged his fist on the table repeatedly and said in broken English that he expected his players to “play with balls” despite the problems Almost always dressed in black Gattuso’s touchline ranting became a feature of Lega Pro last season including one incident where he slapped a member of his own coaching staff For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | Rio De Janeiro | Published: August 17 2016 5:44 am Kristina Vogel was at full throttle trying to keep Rebecca James at bay when her saddle dislodged from the seat Top News German powerhouse Kristina Vogel finished the individual track sprint final with her bike falling apart underneath her but somehow held on for Olympic gold on Tuesday Vogel was at full throttle trying to keep Britain’s Rebecca James at bay when her saddle dislodged from the seat post and fell to the track metres from the finish Despite travelling at around 60kph (37mph) she crossed the line first sparking emotional celebrations “I lost it on the last metre it was crazy” the 25-year-old said after staunching the flow of British gold on the last day of a memorable track programme at the Rio velodrome “I was struggling not to crash I just tried not to fall because at that speed you can’t stand on the pedals you have to sit” The 25-year-old Vogel twice the world champion and winner of the team gold in London made the first move in both heats and narrowly pipped her rival at the line on both occasions Vogel who returned to the sport after a crash involving a minibus during a training session in 2009 left her in a coma was overcome at the end lying prone on the boards Britain’s Katy Marchant took the bronze after edging out keirin champion Elis Ligtlee of the Netherlands Vogel’s defeat of two Britons to win the title made it all the more special as their nation dominated in Rio winning seven of the 10 titles up for grabs “It’s always good to beat them” she said “It’s good that we make sure they keep their eyes open and remind them that other nations are there” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsUS Open champion HS Prannoy who has taken over the role of India’s flagbearer at the $120000 New Zealand Grand Prix Gold badminton championships after the early exit of Ajay Jayaram remained on track for a podium finish when he quelled the challenge of Hong Kong’s Wei Nan in two straight albeit tough games at the North Shore Events Centre in Auckland on Thursday The fourth seeded Prannoy who beat the tenth ranked Hong Kong veteran by a 21-18 21-19 scoreline in a 46-minute third round clash was joined in Friday’s quarter-finals by 24-year-old Indian national champion Sourabh Verma who used his six-year age advantage to the hilt while outlasting compatriot and regular sparring-partner Parupalli Kashyap with a 21-18 13-21 21-16 verdict The 30-year-old Kashyap seeded 15th in Auckland was painfully aware of the fact that he needed to win the encounter in two games against the extremely fit No 7 seed Sourabh if he were to progress further in the tournament The younger man however was equally cognisant of that fact and made sure that he did all the front-running in their bruising 64-minute tussle File image of HS Prannoy AFP Sourabh broke into a 6-1 lead before Kashyap could get his bearings enlarged it to 10-3 and sat on that advantage throughout the opening game The older player did reel Sourabh in from a near-hopeless 8-16 position with a five-point burst and then came as close as 18-19 before the Dhar native closed out the game A disappointed Kashyap livid with himself for letting that opening game go was left with no alternative but to put everything he had into the second game in order to extend the tussle to a decider He took an early 7-3 lead went into the mid-game break at 11-7 and galloped away to 16-10 and 19-11 before restoring parity Normally such a supreme effort would have drained the older man’s resources particularly in view of the numerous injuries he has suffered in the recent past and the amount of time he has spent on the sidelines while recuperating from the setbacks He did trail his Gopichand Academy batchmate 0-4 and 4-9 but then made a monumental effort to neutralise the advantage at 11-all That was as far as he was allowed to go The fitter Sourabh began to score in all the longer rallies and moved to 14-11 and 18-12 before administering the coup-de-grace Just how close the encounter actually was could be seen from the final match statistics — total points played: 110 total points won: 55 each It is just that Sourabh won the points that mattered The Prannoy-Wei Nan pre-quarter-final was just as close though the Indian made sure he was not stretched to a third game After the match being at level pegging initially the World No 17 broke away to a 9-5 lead but the Hong Kong player won eight of the next nine points to wrest back the initiative at 13-10 Prannoy returned the favour by registering five consecutive points to go from 10-13 to 15-13 The players were locked at 16-all and Wei Nan actually went ahead 18-17 before the Indian took the final four points Wei Nan dominated the first half of the second game taking leads of 8-4 and 11-9 into lemon time But Prannoy upped the ante and came level at 12-all Point by point the two fought implacably until 16-all when the Indian made a big push for 18-16 and then match-point at 20-18 Try as he might the Hong Kong player could not prevent the Indian from bagging the vital winning point at 20-19 On Friday Prannoy cannot afford to take matters lightly when he crosses swords with Chinese Taipei’s 11th seeded Lin Yu Hsien who has had a serene run through to the quarter-finals The Taiwanese player had an impressive 21-16 21-14 opening win against China’s Lu Guangzu sailed through untroubled at 21-9 21-8 against India’s Sahil Sipani and then sidelined Erik Meijs of the Netherlands 21-16 21-12 in the pre-quarter-finals The 25-year-old Kaohsiung native has been on the world tournament circuit for close to seven years and is currently playing his best badminton having climbed to a career-high rank of 48 Extremely fit Yu Hsien is one of the few players on the circuit in this age of super-specialisation to play singles doubles and mixed doubles although his ranking in the paired events is nothing to write home about The two antagonists have played one previous encounter — at the Macau Open in November 2014 when Prannoy had emerged the winner in three close games making a spirited comeback after losing the opening stanza Age-wise neither has a clear advantage — the two are separated by 10 months with Prannoy having completed 25 years last month and Yu Hsien scheduled to turn 26 next month Nor is Sourabh likely to have an easy outing against Hong Kong’s unseeded Lee Cheuk Yiu who has already scalped two seeded players on his way to the last-eight stage On Thursday he handed 13th seeded Misha Zilberman of Israel a comprehensive 21-10 21-12 thrashing in exactly half an hour The sprightly 20-year-old Cheuk Yiu who is one of a bright young crop of Hong Kong players that have been making waves on the international scene in recent times made light of his 88th ranking as he notched a runaway triumph over the World No 51 Israeli His risky all-action style of play had earlier bamboozled third-seeded Jonatan Christie of Indonesia as the 21-17 21-13 second-round scores showed However what would tip the scales in the 37th ranked Sourabh’s favour are his qualities of fitness and steadiness and greater experience He would also be buoyed by the knowledge that Cheuk Yiu had been forced to taste defeat at the hands of fellow Indian Siril Verma at the Hanoi International Challenge in June 2016 although it must be conceded that the Hong Kong player has shown much improvement in the year since that reverse in Vietnam Written by Express News Service | Shimla | Published: May 24 2012 3:13 am Related News Getting much fuel from the steep hike in petrol pricesChief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Wednesday set out to campaign for the Shimla Municipal Corporation pollsand asked voters to ensure that the Congress did not get a chance to return to power—whether municipal poll or assembly election He termed the Rs 750-per-litre hike in petrol price as an anti-people decision that would affect people irrespective of their economic position Equally enraged state BJP president Satpal Satti threatened a mass agitation in Himachal Pradesh if the hike was not withdrawn immediately The poll scenes in the town are likely to intensify on Thursday when Union Minister Virbhadra Singh returns to the town and follows suit with central minister Anand Sharmawho addressed meetings aimed to mobilise support for the party The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has also emerged as one of stronger players in the MC election Partys senior leader Sitaram Yechury will address a gathering in the town on Thursday The Congress fielded Madhu Soodsitting mayorand also mobilised support of senior leaderswho have been told to camp at Shimla till May 27—the day of pollingand reach out to voters BBMB allowed to recruit nurses SHIMLA: The Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) can recruit staff nurses at the BBMB HospitalSundernagar Passing an order to this effectthe Himachal Pradesh High Courtwhile while hearing a Letters Patent Appeal (LPA)on Wednesday said that BBMB was free to go ahead with recruitments if state government failed to provide it with staff nurses For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Panchkula | Published: July 21 2012 1:18 am Related News After two days of seeking clarification about the remand periodPanchkula court on Fridayfinallyremanded a co-accusedSub-Inspector Bhim Singh Rangain police custody for two daysin connection with the alleged sexual exploitation of inmates of Rohtak shelter home CBI had on Wednesday sought seven-day police remand of three accused – RangaJai Bhagwanson-in-law of Apna Ghar caretaker Jaswantiand SatishJaswantis driver Howeverthe court did not grant police custody of Jai Bhagwan and Satishstating that the maximum remand an undertrial could undergo was 15 days and it was over The Judge remanded Rangawho was arrested by a Haryana Police team on July 5in two-day police custody When asked if further custody of the accused will be sought by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)CBI counsel Labh Singhmember of recently appointed investigating body for the casesaid the decision would be taken by higher authorities On Wednesday and Thursdaythe court had been adjourned without pronouncing any decision because of failure to produce case diaries of accused and expiry of police remand period Ranga has been accused of destroying evidences pertaining to the sex scandal as the investigating officer (IO) of the case He was arrested by Haryana Police on July 5 and has since remained in police custody for two days Excluding the past two days spent in judicial proceedingstwo days of his custody period was availablewhich was granted by the court on Friday Seven other accused who were remanded in judicial custody by the Panchkula court on Wednesday include Jaswanti Deviprime accused and caretaker of the shelter homeJaswantis daughter Simmibrother Jaswantcousin Sheelahome counsellor Meena and two other shelter home employees Chand Singh and Pappu On May 9the National Council for Protection of Child Rights had conducted a surprise raid and rescued nearly 120 peopleincluding children and womenfrom Apna Ghara shelter homerun by Jaswanti Devi in Rohtak The inmates had posed serious allegations of sexual exploitation and human trafficking against Devi and other accused Suffers from coronary artery disease Sub-Inspector Bhim Singh Rangaco accused in the Rohtak shelter home casewho was remanded to two-day police custody by Panchkula court on Fridaywas admitted to the Government Multi-Specialty HospitalSector 16late in the evening It was diagnosed here that he had a history of diabetes and hypertension and he was also suffering from coronary artery disease He was brought to the hospital as part of a routine custodial check-up He was then referred to Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & ResearchChandigarhwhere he was admitted to the emergency ward For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: IANS | Mumbai | Published: September 25 2015 8:06 pm Saumya Tandon and Aasif Sheikh were in London earlier this week to promote the comedy show “Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain” at the Zee London Mela Related News Actors Saumya Tandon and Aasif Sheikh who play the couple Anita and Vibhuti Narayan in TV show “Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain” were happy to see people cheering for them when they were in London to promote their show Saumya and Aasif were in London earlier this week to promote the comedy show at the Zee London Mela The actors were excited to get such great feedback from her viewers Share This Article Related Article “Zee London Mela was a heart-warming experience We met people from various nationalities — Indians Pakistanis Sri Lankans who watch and love ‘Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain’ We had hundreds of people standing in a queue wanting to click pictures “On stage we had thousands of them cheering for us It’s very humbling to receive so much love” Saumya said in a statement Apart from Aasif and Saumya the &TV show also stars Rohitash Gaud and Shilpa Shinde For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: September 7 2016 9:53 am R Ashwin had a suggestion to make after Glenn Maxwell Australia set record books on fire Top News Australia smashed record books when they scored amammoth 263 runs against Sri Lanka in the first T20I at Pallekela Glenn Maxwell stole the show with a whirlwind 145 and the right-hander powered the visitors to the best ever total by a team in the format Previous best was Sri Lanka’s 260 in 2007 Australia’s record total comes a week after West Indies came close when they managed 245 againstIndia in the first T20I inFlorida Australia’s previous best was 248 against England in 2013 at Southampton Maxwell fired on all cylinders as he smashed as many as nine sixes during his hundred and put on 109 with Travis Head for the third wicket All the hosts bowlers were dispatched to all parts and Kasun Rajitha with figures of 0/46 in the three overs at an economy rate of 1533 was the most expensive bowlerof the night Expectedly after setting record books on fire Maxwellwas a sensation on the social media with big names of the cricketing worldlauding his effort While it was a typical Viru tweet from Virender Sehwag Harsha Bhogle wasamazed andwas curious to know what happens next R Ashwin was the first to reply to Harsha’s tweet of “Back 10 overs 153 100 partnership in 39 balls Maxwell 145(65) Head’s 45 at a better SR Total 263 What next Bowler anyone” @bhogleharsha 4 overs of bowling power play2 of which can be bowled with a tennis ball and 2 with the bowling 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“Naturally” “100 Days 100 Nights” and “I Learned the Hard Way” She appeared in the 2007 film “The Great Debaters” and performed “That’s What My Baby Likes” on the soundtrack and sang in the closing scenes of the Marvel Netflix series “Luke Cage” Jones performed with acts as diverse as Lou Reed Phish David Byrne and Fatboy Slim and Michael Buble For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by A Kameshwari | New Delhi | Published: November 28 2016 6:57 pm Bigg Boss 10: Wild card entrant Priyanka Jagga will target the friendship between Manu and Mona Top News Ever since superstar Salman Khan introduced the four wild card entries of Bigg Boss 10 the nervousness among the contestants especially the nominated ones has started growing like never before While among the wild card entrants people are happy to see new faces – Sahil Anand Elena Kazan and Jason Shah a lot of them are worried about Priyanka Jagga the trouble maker of the house who inspite of making so many controversies was evicted in the very first week of the show Mona Lisa who has developed a special connection with the commoners – Manoj Punjabi and Manveer Gurjar is extremely nervous as she believes Priyanka would definitely bring differences amid the strongest trio in the house And it seems her scary dream is coming true as Priyanka is aiming at breaking the bond between Manveer-Manu-Mona While repeated attempts by Priyanka to make Manoj go against Mona seem to have failed Manveer is getting convinced as we would see him telling Mona that Priyanka comes first for him as she is his sister Watch #PriyankaJagga‘s interesting chat with @bani_j & #ManuPunjabi about @monalisaantara in the #BB10 #Video http://s.tco/J58nz4W16g — Bigg Boss (@BiggBoss) November 28 2016 To make their place strong in the house the wildcards have to perform a task in which they would challenge a particular contestant among the nominated ones While Elena choseNitibha Kaul and Jason chose Rahul Priyanka laid her eyes on Bani J and Sahil on Gaurav Chopra #OmSwami gets a ‘makeover’ from @lopa9999 #BB10 #Video @bani_j #PriyankaJagga http://s.tco/ougnNa9FPp — COLORS (@ColorsTV) November 28 2016 The task called the Dome requires the challengers and the nominated contestants to share a single dome and whosoever stays inside it for the longest time will get safe while the other one will get nominated for eviction this week Also read |Bigg Boss 10: Mugdha Godse feels boyfriend Rahul Dev is playing the gameright As no one challenged Manveer he automatically is declared safe As soon as the task begins the housemates plan and plot how to have an upper hand against the wild card entries Gaurav says more support to us will lead them down Manoj assures Nitibha that they will do all that it takes to save her Watch| Bigg Boss 10: Priyanka Jagga trying to break Mona- Manu- Manveer bond Later in conversation with Mona Manu highlights Priyanka’s insecurity and promises Mona that he would not let anything come in between their relationship On alighter note Swami Om will undergo a makeover with the help of Lopamudra which will shock everyone as he will lookextremely differentin the new style For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Arushi Jain | New Delhi | Published: August 9 2017 3:15 pm Mouni Roy dances on the tunes of Mere Rashke Qamar Related News Television’s sultry siren Mouni Roy late Tuesday danced on the tunes of Baadshaho song “Mere Rashke Qamar” The Naagin actor is doing it with such elegance and grace that for once we forget that originally the song has been filmed on Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’Cruz Mouni who will soon be making her big screen debut opposite Akshay Kumar in Gold did a small performance on the chartbuster and the video went viral on social media Various fan pages of the actor shared the video on Instagram After watching it once you cannot refrain yourself from watching it over and over again for the stunning diva of the television industry who looks hot in the video Also you might be reminded of Madhuri Dixit in Devdas’ song “Maar Daala” as you watch Mouni acing the dance steps A couple of months back Mouni with her another dance performance on Dilip Kumar’s song “Nain Lad Jai Hai” from classic hit Ganga Jamuna charmed her Instagram followers Mouni’s journey to success has not been an easy one She is the one who changed the perception about small screen actresses and revamped the image of a typical bahu of a daily soap Though the actor had her share of highs and lows in life still she stood against all the odds and created her own space in the field of entertainment Her hard work and dedication also bagged her a role in Akshay Kumar starrer Gold which is produced by Ritesh Siddhwani The film also stars Amit Sadh and Kunal Kapoor in pivotal roles in the film Mouni is also counted among the favourites of Salman Khan and that is why she reportedly was a part of Bigg Boss 11 promo shoot as well For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Updated: August 19 2017 11:03 am India’s leading cueist Pankaj Advani will take part in Cue Slam a city-based league that begins in Ahmedabad Top News Mic’d-up players soft-sledging and shot clock In the backyard of one of the game’s most-celebrated purist Geet Sethi cue sports will flirt with some of the boldest changes in its attempt to go the IPL way Cue Slam a city-based league that begins in Ahmedabad tonight [Saturday] doesn’t exactly promise to revolutionise the sport Instead the idea is to lift it out of anonymity And it’s poised to do it in a brash and glitzy manner Players’ wardrobes will now have bright-coloured polo shirts instead of the waist coats and bow ties They will be encouraged to have a go at each other while the crowd which is required to stay silent for the players to focus wouldn’t be stopped from cheering even when a player is hunched on the table Matches will last just 15 minutes and a player will have just 20 seconds to pot the ball “It’s something the connoisseurs of the game might not approve of” admits 16-time billiards world champion Pankaj Advani who will lead the Chennai Strikers squad “But to make it appealing to a wider audience it is important to shake things up I am excited to wear a yellow t-shirt instead of the bow tie It’ll brighten things up and look good on TV” Television needs in fact dictate the format One of the reasons Atul Pande who’s company Sportzlive has conceptualised the league chose Ahmedabad as the venue for the league’s first edition because ‘it’s Geet Sethi’s city’ But that’s where the tournament’s tryst with tradition ends Pande who was the CEO of a sports channel before starting this venture says 90 percent of the revenue generated by these leagues comes from television Its demands then cannot be ignored “The viewer engagement does not last beyond one-and-a-half to two hours” Pande says “In that time frame we have to finish a competitive match and also need enough moments to keep bringing people back again” The general perception of cue sports is that it is too formal The well-mannered crisply dressed cueists silent stands and three-hour long matches made cue sports spectator unfriendly even though it is one of the most popular leisure activities According to a survey by the league’s promoters roughly 25 million people play the sport recreationally and it is also the ‘most downloaded game on mobile phones’ Globally too India has done reasonably well For years the country’s cueists have won major international titles with Advani leading the current lot Yet the sport remains absent from the collective consciousness “The conventional style is pretty long-form and does not render itself easy to television A routine billiards or snooker game could last for three to three-and-a-half hours” Pande says “We are trying to crunch the matches into 20 minutes The TV and digital product needs to look appealing enough” To create drama – the staple for TRP-driven TV shows – players will be made to wear collar mikes They are expected to indulge in some banter and also engage the audience by voicing their thoughts while cueing up for a shot – a twist inspired by the IPL where players are wired up while on field “Our intention is to create a story rivalry of sorts Because rivalries are watched We still don’t know how it’ll play out on live TV” Pande says Cue Slam of course isn’t the first league to experiment with its format It’s promoters tried something similar with badminton which fetched them mixed results The Pro Badminton League had three games of 11 points each instead of the standard 15 The rivalries were created by having trump matches where the best player of each team player his counterpart The format attracted mixed reviews with the 11-point system drawing flak from the players However there are no such apprehensions among the players with regards to Cue Slam “It won’t be a club game There will be an element of seriousness to it but at the same time there is an attempt to make it look casual” Advani says Though the money isn’t as big as most other IPL-inspired leagues it’s still decent enough Advani for instance will earn approximately Rs 15 lakh for a week’s job Most of the ‘icon players’ earn in that bracket The league owners though do not expect to make any profit “We are investing a million dollars (roughly Rs 65 crore) But we will lose half-a-million This is our first year we are sampling and testing it out” Pande says The jury is out on whether the format clicks But it’s already dividing opinions Yasin Merchant India’s first professional snooker player says if the format deviates too much from the traditional format ‘then the purpose of popularizing the sport does not arise’ “If you want to look at it in terms of gimmickry it’s good for the game” the 50-year-old says “(But) People would rather prefer to watch a Geet Sethi making a 500 break in its pure form than something like this” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsThe University of Delhi has released its ninth cut-off list for the admission of candidates from reserved categories including scheduled caste (SC) scheduled tribe (ST) other backward classes (OBC) persons with disabilities (PWD) and Kashmiri migrants (KM) media reports said The list is a special drive by the University to ensure the admission of reserve category students Representational image Reuters According to NDTV the details of the minimum cut-off marks percentage of the ninth admission list at which admissions to various courses have been offered by various colleges are given in the list that was published on Sunday A report in The Indian Express said that those who have cleared the cut off in this round will be expected to report to their respective colleges for admission before 9 August? “Unfortunately, For all the latest Lifestyle News, Police said they arrested the alleged kidnappers from Moda crossing under Rasoolpur police circle and also recovered nine countrymade pistols, which will have no impact, followed by the BJP with 408, INLD city president Agarwal said that Vinod Kumar joined the INLD recently and his support to the BJP candidate came after the mayor did not fulfil her promise to elect a deputy mayor from the party.

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1618 hrs IST: Seven runs come from the 28th over.s readings, a senior official said The introduction of AMRs has been done on the lines of hand-held devices used by power distribution companies The AMRs are being brought in force after installation of automatic water meters for commercial and residential consumers We still have 45 lakh unmetered connections in the citywhile 15 lakh are metered The pilot project has been launched in these areas after ensuring all consumers have new meters The Board has an approval to purchase 8 lakh new metersand the DJB is in the process of procuring 4 lakh meters to ensure all connections on our network are metered? ??? Urging Modi to emphasise on the significance of sports in everyone’s life, Also Read:? read more

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Panchjanya also reported that former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalamlaunched Samagra Atalji a collection of speechespoems and essays by former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: AP | Stoke | Updated: December 18 2016 1:40 am Jamie Vardy saw red in the 28th minute for a tackle on Mame Diouf (Source: Reuters) Top News Struggling champion Leicester conceded twice after Jamie Vardy was sent off before staging a late comeback to draw 2-2 at Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday Vardy saw red in the 28th minute for a tackle on Mame Diouf Danny Simpson’s hand ball then gave Stoke a penalty that Bojan Krkic converted and Joe Allen sent the hosts into a two-goal lead at halftime However Claudio Ranieri’s side dug deep with Leonardo Ulloa beginning the recovery in the 74th and Daniel Amartey equalizing in the 88th to give Leicester only its second point on the road in its weak title defense For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Shubhra Gupta | New Delhi | Updated: July 19 2015 4:32 pm Bajrangi Bhaijaan review: The chief purpose of Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan is for you to surrender to disbelief and enjoy the familiar antics of Salman Related News Up for a Bollywood-style fairytale One in which two bitter foes come together over a revved-up set-piece involving India and Pakistan flag-waving patriots bigots-turned-pacifists an adorable little girl and a superstar named Salman Khan Phir bhaiyya and behena ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ le le re The fact that the film would be a highly-anticipated Eid releases was known But no one could have anticipated that the stormy relationship between the two nations would be a Page One newspaper headline on the very day the film is out: the border is burning and tensions are riding high That’s in the real world Just the right time for a film to tell us how it can be in an alternate universe Why not dive into the reel world in which the boil can be reduced to a simmer and a simper-and-smile piggybacking on the one and only Bhaijaan who is in search of redemption himself (See Pics: Bajrangi Bhaijaan screening – Ranveer Sonakshi Parineeti watch Salman Khan film) Share This Article Related Article You can have all these very complex very meta thoughts running through your head as you watch the Hanuman-worshipping Bajrangi (Salman Khan his blue-stone bracelet replaced by the red-yellow ‘kaleva dhaga’) the simpleton with a large loving heart and the Pakistani Shahida aka Munni (Harshali Malhotra) the little girl who’s lost her voice but not her ability to charm romp through a film which has been unabashedly constructed as a massy entertainer It is also smartly aimed at the tear-ducts of those who sit on the fence in the matter of whether a performer’s real-life transgressions should affect the way we perceive his reel-life persona Got an emotional jugular Bajrangi Bhaijaan is coming for you hammer and tongs (See Pics: Salman Khan thronged by fans at Bajrangi Bhaijaan book release) Or you can give in to the simplistic school-kid nature of the plot and sit back and let it take you for a ride into an area whose existence we in India do not even acknowledge—Pakistan Occupied Kashmir As Om Puri playing a wise ‘maulana’ in the film tells the hero: ‘thoda sa Kashmir hamaare paas bhi hai’ But those wryly delicious asides are far and few in between because the chief purpose of the film is for you to surrender disbelief (and distaste carried over from real-life court-cases and flim-flam judgements) and enjoy the familiar antics of a clearly-ageing Salman played off against the freshness of a heart-stealing youngster (Read: Salman Khan and five reason to watch Bajrangi Bhaijaan) An old adage says ‘never act with children and animals’ You can also add Nawazuddin Siddiqui to that tiny list His bumbling Pakistani TV scribe nearly steals the film whose star is the little lost girl from across the border When Bajrangi takes upon himself the task of reuniting her with her family which lives ‘sarhad-ke-uss-paar’ bringing up flashes of ‘Gadar’ we know that it will be done not just because this is Salman the star who can do anything but also because he is an acolyte of the monkey-god Hanuman No prizes for guessing Salman’s ‘asli naam’ in the film Did you say Pawan Go to the top of the class Share This Article Related Article That the stoutly Hindu Pawan is played by a Salman creates some frisson especially when risible scenes of meat-eating and horrified reactions come up Do only `Mohammedans’ ( the word used for ‘Muslim’ : even a populist vehicle like this one can’t get away without using labels ) eat non-vegetarian food Then how is chicken the `national bird’ of the national capital of India Khan and Khan get away with that foul by bunging in a song about the favourite fowl of DelhiAnd making our hero execute a perfect ‘adaab’ instead of his bending-from-the-waist ‘namaste’ after working both sides of the heavily-patrolled fence The director’s ability to create drama in large inimical vistas is much higher than in homelier arenas so the first half passes by with some amount of slackness in which the will-speak-the-truth-at-any-cost character of Bajrangi Bhaijaan is created It also serves as an introductory passage for his love-interest Raskia (Kareena Kapoor making a strictly-by-the-numbers near-cameo appearance) The real film only starts post-interval when the action shifts to Pakistan with our trio on the run with some fun-and-frolic a quwaali-in-a-dargah and a picturesque if rousingly unreal climax But who cares right ‘Dosti’ is always better than ‘dushmani’ right And since when did borders separate hearts ‘Aman ki asha’ is not such a bad thing right This film presses many red-hot buttons even if the treatment is strictly in-the-clouds ‘filmi’ And gives us Shirtless Salman as a peacenik speaking for all religions and mulqs Believe it or faint Bajrangi Bhaijaan Star Cast: Salman Khan Kareena Kapoor Harshali Malhotra Nawazuddin Siddiqui Sharat Saxena Om Puri Director : Kabir Khan For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related News "We have quite a bit of a different set-up this weekend so perhaps the avenue I went might not be the perfect one for qualifying but it’ll be good for the race, The Chelsea star flew down that same right flank and into the middle before squaring for Lukaku,US influence? “All my dreams came true here as a player.” he says. Judu, Noting that the media has highlighted the "role" of the Syndicate in sudden fall of Kolkata flyover recently,sector mohallas and parks. You cannot view culture in isolation from life,” an official from the organisers of the felicitation ceremony told PTI. They said serious action should be taken against them.Multan and Quetta on Sunday night, I have to not put too much pressure on myself and go and try and enjoy the game, download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Published: April 15, household items, Hasan said that the government was going to make arrangements to check copying in the examinations. she just wrote three words with the video – “I need you. picked for the President’s Cup a week ago. Jimmy Carter. the minister archipelago nation straddling the vital sea lines of communication between Africa and Asia in the Indian Ocean. (Source: AP file) Top News Adam Nelson received his Olympic gold medal in the food court at Atlanta’s airport.Now let’s give him –and all other clean athletes –the recognition they deserve As more startling revelations came out Friday in the Russian doping scandal and an almost daily lineup of cheating athletes are nabbed through improved testing methods the International Olympic Committee needs to send a symbolic but powerful message that it will honour those who do things the right way No matter how long it takes Starting with the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang and the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo the IOC should hold official medal ceremonies for those athletes who were cheated out of their glory because competitors were taking performance-enhancing drugs We’re talking about actual ceremonies in the arena or stadium where their sport is being held complete with a podium and flowers and flags and national anthems with thousands of fans cheering them on and billions from around the world watching on television For Nelson that would mean awarding him a gold medal in Tokyo that he actually won in the shot put 16 years earlier on the fields of Ancient Olympia at the 2004 Athens Games It won’t begin to make up for what he lost But it’s a good start “Anything they could do to recognize the athletes that were robbed of the moment would certainly go a long way toward repairing some of the damage that was done” Nelson said when reached by phone not long after the release of a sickening report further detailing systematic doping in Russia that involved more than 1000 athletes across more than 30 sports The IOC has taken baby steps to address this enormous stain on fair competition most notably storing the doping samples it takes at each Olympics so they can be tested up to 10 years later using enhanced techniques that weren’t available at the time Nelson is one of those who benefited but he’s hardly alone So far a total of 88 athletes from the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Games have turned up positive when further testing was conducted –more than half of them medalists including five gold medalists The IOC says ominously that many more positive tests are still expected from the retesting of those 4-year-old samples All of this has led to a massive re-writing of the official results and a redistribution of medals to athletes who were clean They deserve even more Think of those who initially finished outside the top three They were denied a chance to step onto the podium have a medal hung around their neck by a dignitary watch proudly as their country’s flag was raised above the arena Those who received a belated gold lost out on the playing of their national anthem a ritual that often brings tears to even the biggest stars All of this is easily rectified Bring them to the next Olympics The IOC has no firm rules governing exactly how athletes should be awarded their reassigned medals It leaves that up to the national Olympic committees recommending that they invite dignitaries and the media and play the Olympic anthem Four Belgium women who were bumped up to gold in a 2008 track and field relay after the Russian runner tested positive got a rousing ceremony and standing ovation from a 40000-strong crowd during a meet in Brussels three months ago For others the medal handover wasn’t nearly so glamorous Nelson settled for silver at the 2004 Athens Olympics only to learn more than eight years later than the competitor who beat him Yuriy Bilonog of the Ukraine had been caught doping by a later round of testing The IOC asked Nelson to return his silver medal before he received the gold Rightfully skeptical he refused to give up what he had until he got what was rightfully his Finally in what sounds like a hostage exchange an arrangement was made in July 2013 with the US Olympic Committee “I got a call from the USOC that one of their representatives was returning from a trip to the IOC that he had the gold medal and was passing through Atlanta” said Nelson who lives about an hour away in Athens (the Georgia version interestingly enough) “So I drove down to the airport and we met at the food court … I sat down at a table and he sat on the other side He asked me ‘Did you bring the silver medal’ I said ‘Yes Have you got the gold medal’ We put them down on the table and slid them across to each other That was pretty much it” When asked if he would be willing to go to Tokyo in almost four years for the sort of ceremony he missed out on in Greece Nelson said “You know I think so if that’s something they put on the table and they’re really serious about doing it … especially if it doesn’t interfere with the current athletes competing I don’t want to have that stuff detract from the current athletes” It wouldn’t detract at all If anything such a ceremony would send a message to all athletes that the IOC is fully committed to a fair level playing field We can’t imagine that any medalist who does things the right way would be opposed to sharing the spotlight with someone who received this sort of delayed justice Of course there are other issues the IOC desperately needs to address including some sort of compensation package for athletes who suffered financial losses because of doping Until then let’s at least give them the medal ceremony they earned “It sends a message” Nelson said “that we value the efforts of those athletes who were robbed of their moment” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsAhmedabad: In the presence of some of India’s finest athletes Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated ‘The Arena’ one of the most advanced integrated multi-purpose stadiums It is a public-private partnership between the government of Gujarat and TransStadia Supporting the event with their presence were Pullela Gopichand Kidambi Srikanth Gagan Narang Sushil Kumar Bhaichung Bhutia Paralympian Deepa Malik former India kabaddi captain Anup Kumar and cricketers Irfan Pathan and Parthiv Patel both having played domestic cricket for their home state of Gujarat Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of ‘The Arena’ Image courtesy: PIB India via Twitter The PM first inaugurated the state-of-the-art TransStadia Sports Performance and Rehab Centre that aims to build a strong and healthy India through its human performance labs non-invasive treatment assessments and tailor-made fitness programs The assessment and training equipment at the centre is available for the first time in India — Pro Reaction Timer Swift SpeedLight Touch Mat/Speed Mat and more He also visited the mobile medical van that is equipped with specialised doctors to test and guide children across the country giving them insights to different sports best suited to their skills The sports science centre offers maximum relief and medication to injured individuals and also sportspersons that demand the highest level of fitness Speaking on the occasion TransStadia managing director Udit Sheth said "We are honoured and grateful to have the Honourable PM Shri Narendra Modi inaugurate the very project he envisioned with us This is the way we make viable sports infrastructure with world-class technology and jump utilisation thus creating diverse and strong revenue models where sports can become an industry "We are confident that this new city centre model for every urban area will change the way India performs in sports while many other activities take place across wellness leisure and more We have built the most modern stadium in the world" The prime minister also got aview of the stadium and the temperature-controlled infinity swimming pool from the fifth floor along with the body transformation centre and later visited the indoor sports facilities In-form shuttler Srikanth later tweeted of his meeting with the PM: "I feel honoured to meet you and talk to you sir I can’t ask for anything else This photo just says how happy I am Melbourne:World No 1 Brazil demolished Australia 4-0 fired by a Diego Souza goal after just 12 seconds in their international friendly in Melbourne on Tuesday The Socceroos held the five-times World Cup champions to 1-0 at half-time but the dazzling Brazilians ripped apart the home defence with three second-half goals Souza who replaced injured striker Gabriel Jesus scored twice with other goals from defender Thiago Silva and substitute Taison with his first international goal Diego Souza (L) celebrates his goal with Marcio Rafael and Douglas Costa(R) during the friendly match AFP Brazil bounced back spectacularly from their 1-0 loss to Argentina at the same venue on Friday with captain Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho and Chelsea’s David Luiz performing outstandingly for the South Americans Brazil which did not bring stars Neymar Marcelo Dani Alves or Roberto Firmino to Melbourne still had far too much firepower for the Socceroos Brazil got off to a stunning start with a goal after just 12 seconds when defender Bailey Wright dithered and gave away the ball to Giuliano Giuliano sent Diego Souza through to beat goalkeeper Mitch Langerak for his first international goal But after the catastrophic start the Socceroos settled down with their passing improved from last week’s 3-2 win over Saudi Arabia in the World Cup qualifier Coutinho Brazil’s ninth captain since Tite became manager troubled the Australians with his deft close skills and touch while Luiz was rock solid as the holding midfielder in front of the back three The Brazilians made it 2-0 just after the hour when Luiz’s thunderous header from Coutinho’s corner came off the bar for Silva to nod home amongst a crowd of players in the six-yard box Langerak saved with his legs to deny Souza from scoring when Mark Milligan gave away possession to substitute Willian as Brazil turned the screws on the Socceroos Coutinho and Luiz Brazil’s two most influential players were substituted minutes apart before substitute Taison scored his first international goal After exquisite interplay by Willian Paulinho back-heeled the ball into Taison’s path to slot home Souza had a free header off corner in the third minute of stoppage time to round off the scoring for Brazil It was a sobering farewell for the Australians who leave on Wednesday for Russia and the Confederations Cup where they face Germany in their first game on 19 June "I guess the first half apart from the first action where we conceded a silly goal I thought it wasn’t too bad" Australia coach Ange Postecoglou said "The second half I’ll take responsibility We made a lot of changes and looked disjointed and they took advantage of that And we conceded two from set pieces which we hadn’t done for a while" Brazil who were the first team to qualify for next year’s World Cup finals in Russia will face Ecuador in Porto Alegre on 31 August in their next World Cup qualifier Editor’s note: This piece was originally published on 7 January 2016 In light of the truck attack in Nice France we are republishing this article It is exactly one year to the day when Stephane Charbonnier (Charb) and his team of satirists were deep in argument in the second-floor newsroom of Charlie Hebdo Amid a lot of irreverent leg-pulling and ideation they were brainstorming about the victims of racism in France and how best to make it the subject of their next edition when the killers stormed inside called the cartoonists by their names and sprayed bullets Three other editorial staff a guest the cartoonists’ bodyguard a caretaker and a policeman on the pavement were also murdered "Allahu Akbar The Prophet has been avenged" they cried out before driving off secure in their belief that they have taught a lesson to the blaspheming cartoonists It was all over in a matter of few minutes One year into the Charlie Hebdo massacre it now seems increasingly clear that those few minutes are all it took to change the way how the world at large and Europe in particular looks at and deals with terrorism Unlike perhaps the 9/11 attacks in the US Madrid train bombings or 26/11 terror strikes in Mumbai this wasn’t an elaborately planned or professionally executed terrorist assault There were no foreign militants kidnapping an airplane or sneaking past the border to inflict mayhem There were no handlers pulling the strings from across the border and giving step-by-step instructions Brothers Said and Cherif Kouachi were born in Paris and were known to the French authorities as radicalised troublemakers In fact the way their mistook Charlie Hebdo’s archives for the headquarters before realising their mistake makes it clear there was little if any reconnaissance of the site They didn’t seem to have a concrete escape plan and even left an ID in the car Representational image? which falls on government land.” For all the latest Sports News, ‘She is not getting it right.Hasmukh and Alpesh Seth,which took time.” he said without giving details. The West Bengal government has taken an initiative with actress Jaya Bachchan to restore old films. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 27, The question that arises now is, Only minority comes to the well,” He has marked a copy of this letter to Speaker Ganpat Vasava and the Leader of the Opposition Shankersinh Vaghela. "You can take any manager you like, ? which will restrict him from playing active cricket for about 4 to 6 weeks, Recreated by Mikey McCleary, We want to proceed based on consensus and include the voice of every citizen of Delhi. Mischa has had a wonderful tournament. But unfortunately I got injured.basa in this case, The film will release some time next year. According to police.

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