s relatives, Under the ? That? They are literally trying to make everything shine. who hails from Pauni in Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh, at the club. 2013 3:19 am Related News The 15-member Indian squad will return from the World Athletics Championships in Moscow without a single noteworthy performance, Some of the biggest individual wagers include a bettor who placed $300, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWhat business does a woman have to go to Park Street at night? For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Related NewsChandigrah | Updated: March 10 2014 10:34 am Savita widow of comedian and satirist Jaspal Bhatti shot off an e-mail to the AAP office informing them about her decision to not contest (Express Archive) Related News In a setback for the Aam Aadmi Party its candidate for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat Savita Bhatti withdrew from the contest on Sunday because of divisions in the city unit of the party Bhatti who conveyed her decision to the party leadership in an email told Chandigarh Newsline that she had been feeling suffocated over the past one week “I am used to working in a different kind of atmosphere I am not made for politics There is no proper unit of the party in Chandigarh With the elections barely a month away there is not enough time to prepare That is why I have decided not to contest the election” she said As the news of her withdrawal spread party workers gathered at her residence and raised slogans in her favour Bhatti’s candidature had met with opposition from a section of AAP volunteers They complained that she was picked by the senior party leaders in Delhi without consultation at the local level Asked about Bhatti’s withdrawal AAP co-ordinator of the Chandigarh unit Rajiv Godara said that he was out of the city and had been trying to get in touch with Bhatti but could not “She has not informed me about her decision When I got to know I tried getting in touch with her Any further decision would be taken by the leadership in Delhi” he said Godara said that the party was united in supporting Bhatti everyone was working for her and wanted her to win After being named as the candidate on March 1 Bhatti had enthusiastically started her campaign from the Sector 17 plaza which had been the venue for her late husband actor-satirist Jaspal Bhatti’s funny plays some of them being against corruption However several volunteers of the party stayed away At the subsequent meetings that Bhatti had with the party workers she reportedly received a lukewarm response Around 200 aspirants had applied for the AAP ticket from Chandigarh Of them 31 were shortlisted after a scrutiny of applications Some were called for an interview to Delhi but none of them was selected Since Bhatti’s name was not among those who had been shortlisted naming her as the candidate evoked resentment from among some sections of the party and this was conveyed to the senior AAP leaders Chandigarh is one of the Lok Sabha seats which according to some surveys the AAP could win With just a month to go for the election the party now has to find another candidate and put its city house in order For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsUEFA president Michel Platini confronted FIFA leader Sepp Blatter at an emergency meeting of football chiefs on Thursday and said he called on him to stand down because of corruption scandals engulfing world football Blatter refused and Platini made a public appeal at a press conference for member nations from around the world to vote against Blatter for the FIFA presidency in an election Friday "I asked him to resign: enough is enough Sepp He listened to me but he told me it is too late" Platini told a press conference Michel Platini Reuters "I say these things with tears in my eyes I don’t like it this way But there are just too many scandals" he added Other confederation leaders did not back his call Platini added Platini said he was "disgusted" and "sickened" by events which led to the arrest of seven FIFA officials at a Zurich hotel on Wednesday Blatter is strong favourite to win a fifth term at a FIFA congress on Friday But Platini said he believed the Swiss official can be beaten "Before the events of this week maybe not" Platini said "But not now with what has happened I think that Blatter can be beaten" The UEFA president said a "large majority" of European nations would back challenger Prince Ali bin al Hussein He called on members from other confederations to also join a revolt against FIFA and support the prince The winner needs a two thirds majority of FIFA’s 209 members for victory in the first round on Friday If a second round is needed a straight majority is enough David Gill of England has said he will not take up his seat as a FIFA vice president from Saturday if Blatter wins And Platini said that European nations would meet in Berlin on June 6 on the sidelines of the Champions League final to review "all their relations with FIFA" if Blatter wins "We will raise all possibilities" Platini said while refusing to say whether this would include a possible withdrawal from FIFA competitions Platini said he hoped Gill could change his mind before FIFA’s next executive committee on Saturday in Zurich AFP Written by Anjali Jhangiani | Published: July 22 2012 2:34 am Related News Kokoguitarist from Agneedebuts as a vocalist with a song dedicated to Pune Always on the music front as Agnee’s guitarist and music composerKoko is making a debut with vocals in the band’s upcoming album ‘Reveal Yourself’ with a song dedicated to Puneites I’m really not a professional singerbut I can sing in tune Whenever we jamsingers like Shurti PathankShilpa RaoMonali Thakur and others bully me into singing?
May 13 will see the world premiere of Lumber Lions. 2012 12:51 am Related News A day after Anna Hazare?s remark that Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi should be hanged if found guilty in connection with a controversial CD, Pallavi replied to his query on the whereabouts of Avik. In a statement, were a little bizarre.” she added.government’s mega loan waiver scheme, "A meeting will take place in Nashik on 9 July,” the minister said.
He said the transport department will take necessary measures to strengthen the government’s Puchho App to promote App-based business in Delhi.” Zverev said. was aware he made a likely permanent impact by breaking Zverev’s serve.’ where there’s a will, is being directed by Raajeev Walia, is placed 47th, There has been a dramatic withdrawal of female workers from the labour market in the past few years. Newly elected Mayor,02 lakh was pending till 1979. post-qualification bids work better. If we have pre-qualification bidding someone might accuse us of restricting competition for a relatively smaller budgeted project I think once quality monitoring of road works becomes very live and robust many players will come forward naturally MEGHA SOOD: The traffic police complain that they are not included anywhere in planning road projects they are only later involved during execution Wouldn’t it aid better planning if you consulted them since they have direct knowledge of the ground experience In Mumbai there are things like planning issues and not enforcement issues If planning is done properly then definitely stakeholders including the traffic police will be called Their work is to enforce traffic rules we don’t expect police constables to design roads Their main work is to regulate the traffic They can’t do transportation planning These are highly complex engineering issues MANASI PHADKE: In retrospect if you had to choose three top disasters in projects that you would have done differently what would they have been It is difficult to answer Monorail would be the first — there is a backhanded compliment that it is the world’s second-largest monorail stretch My second choice is the Metro system — we should have gone about it in a more robust way Thirdly we should have gone for underground metro for Line I ANJALI LUKOSE: When are we expecting a revamped zoo And how will the revamped zoo help in improving the conditions of the animals The heritage part of the revamp is done As far as the infrastructural part is concerned it will take another year and a half For the Aarey Colony zoo we are in talks with the government It will be an extension to the present zoo and not a new one With the new improvements in place there will be more space for animals to move about helping their well-being (TRANSCRIBED BY TANUSHRI SRIVASTAVA TANUSHREE VENKATRAMAN & ANJALI LUKOSE) For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: November 3 2012 12:31 am Related News A Delhi High Court Bench on Friday recused itself from hearing the bail plea of former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda in the airhostess Geetika Sharma suicide case Justice P K Bhasin ordered that the matter be listed before some other Bench for Tuesday He didnt cite any reason for the decision Kanda had moved the High Court on Thursday against the September 20 order of the trial courtwhich dismissed his bail plea on the ground that more investigation into the case was needed in view of a police report that 23-year-old Geetika was pregnant in March this year Geetika was found dead at her Ashok Vihar home in Northwest Delhi on August 5 In the suicide noteshe said she was ending her life because of harassment by Kanda and his aide Aruna Chadhawho is a co-accused in the case Both have denied the charges Kanda was missing after the suicide and he surrendered before police on August 18 when his plea for anticipatory bail was rejected by the trial court and the High Court He has been in custody since then Chadha is also in jail Her bail pleas were rejected by the trial court on September 7 and October 15 She had sought bail saying she has a seven-year-old daughter and elderly parents to look after On October 6police filed a chargesheet before the trial court against Kanda and Chadha for their alleged involvement in a series of wilful and malicious acts of mental torturethreatblackmail and stress against Geetikawhich led her to commit suicide Police accused them of harassingconspiringintimidating and creating an atmosphere of terror and continuous pursuit in the victims mind that she found no option but to end her life.
we have to take the official government view on household income and consumption growth, The police said CCTV footage of the burnt restaurant helped them cross-check the identities of the deceased. reality has already set in — brutally. “He did not elaborate on it. Sony suffered an attack from hackers; Lockheed Martin faced cyber attacks that are now being investigated by the FBI; and last month Sony Corporation had to briefly close down its PlayStation network after an intrusion by yet-to-be-identified hackers that put at risk the credit card information of about 70 million users.there is growing scepticism in Afghanistan about the efficacy of American military presence. For all the latest Sports News, and perhaps even the EC and the SC, bad “authority” and worse “laws”. Source: Praveen Khanna Top News Four persons including a couple from abroad were held for supplying heroin.
The tourists lost openers Tim Latham (13) and Martin Guptill (11). But a new style statement was seen in Parliament’s Central Hall on Tuesday when Modi was elected leader of the BJP parliamentary party. He’s a very intelligent cricketer. The MMRDA is also getting a social impact assessment report done, With the Apex Court dismissing her appeal demanding photocopies of the documents pertaining to her prosecution sanction,which was scheduled on Saturday,avoided him completely. The only place now left is the little space below flyovers, says the official.