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Soon, And I’m here with Chennai kids to celebrate this,Mukhtar Ansari its candidate in Ghosi seat.Abbas who has also represented the country ininternational events came to the BSP fold only recently when his father’s Quami Ekta Dal (QED) merged with Mayawati’sparty Coimbatore: Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy on Sunday assured that all fishermen stranded at sea following Cyclone Ochki would be rescued and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised necessary help from the Centre in this regard Five aircraft four helicopters and 15 Coast Guard ships were trying to locate and rescue the missing fishermen he told a public meeting in Coimbatore Palaniswamy said he had spoken to the prime minister and Home Minister Rajnath Singh and they promised all help to rescue the fishermen "All steps are being taken expeditiously and the Amma’s (Jayalalithaa’s) government will rescue all the (stranded) fishermen safely" he said adding that there was no need for any apprehension and the government was a friend of the fishermen He was addressing the the centenary celebrations of late AIADMK founder and chief minister MG Ramachandran in Coimbatore on Sunday evening A man watches a road that has been cut off due to floods caused by the cyclone Ockhi which caused heavy damage in Kanyakumari PTI Hitting out at DMK working chief MK Stalin for "deliberately spreading lies" on the rescue operations he alleged the main opposition party was falsely claiming that "fishermen are not rescued.it is a false information" Deputy Chief Minister O Paneerselvam was leading a team of ministers to take stock of the damage caused by the cyclone and also monitor rescue operations he said On getting the ‘two leaves’ symbol he said "If we stand united as a party then not just the RK Nagar bypoll but we can win all elections in Tamil Nadu" "Amma’s soul has already punished TTV Dhinakaran (also spelled as Dinakaran) by the EC verdict and the people of RK Nagar will also punish him in the bypoll" he claimed referring to the sidelined party leader He reiterated that the recent death of software engineer Raghupathy in Coimbatore was not caused by an arch put up for Sunday’s function but claimed it was due to a lorry Raghupathy had died on 25 November after falling off his bike after allegedly hitting a wooden structure erected for the MGR centenary and run over by a heavy vehicle Criticising erection of arches and banners for the MGR centenary Stalin had said the state government should take responsibility for the accident Seeking to turn the tables on Stalin Palanisamy referred to the decorations made for Tamil ‘Semmozhi’ conference held in Coimbatore during the DMK regime in 2010 A few photographs of the arches and cutouts allegedly put up then were shown on a digital screen on the stage "When we put up banners they cannot digest but we have to tolerate if they do it" he claimed Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati demanded immediate sacking of Union minister V K Singh for his dog remark on the Dalit killings in Faridabad and said he should be sent to jail for his "petty mean and low-level mentality" "Prime Minister Narendra Modi should immediately dismiss him He should be sent to jail for harbouring such petty and low-level mentality towards Dalits" Mayawati told reporters at a hurriedly convened press conferencein Lucknow File photo of Mayawati PTI Her outburst came after Singh’s controversial remarks that "government cannot be held responsible if somebody stones a dog" "The comment is against the self-respect and honour of Dalits all over the country Our party not only condemns it but also demands from the Prime Minister that he should immediately dismiss him for having such petty mean and low-level mentality and send him to jail" an angry Mayawati said "If Modi does not do the same it will be taken that he has nothing to do with the pride of Dalits and his recent announcement of building memorial in the name of Ambedkar is merely aimed at taking advantage of their votes" she said At the press meet the BSP leader and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister accused the BJP government in Haryana of being "insensitive" towards Dalits and termed as shameful the killing of two children who were burnt alive three days ago in Faridabad "It clearly indicates that BJP is not at all concerned or sensitive towards Dalits It shows insensitivity of the Haryana government" She said the incident is more shocking because it happened despite the police deployment in the area "Despite police presence four dalits were burnt alive What was their fault It was because they (Dalits) wanted to live with self-respect" she said PTI Written by Rohit Mundayur | Hyderabad | Published: August 2 2017 10:29 pm Gujarat Fortunegiants won a point in the dying seconds as the match ended in 27-27 draw Related News It was the first time that Haryana Steelers and Gujarat Fortunegiants faced off in Pro Kabaddi and gave Season 5 its first draw ‘Pulsating’ is probably the one word that would aptly describe the match At the end of it the two teams took three points each Gujarat Fortunegiants took the first point after the first went empty Rakesh Narwal was the man who opened the scoring The next few points also went Gujarat’s way as they dominated the first two minutes But Haryana fought back as they did so many times in the match The first time the scores were level came with just about four minutes remaining in the clock But Gujarat pulled away in that time period and at half time they led 11-8 It was in the second half that the match took a turn towards insanity Gujarat started as the team with a very visible advantage Haryana had only Surender Nada and Mohit Chillar to start with They survived two raids but then Mohit as taken off for Surjeet Singh The latter went for the raid and took two points They then took the lead when Vikas Khandola took two points If the latter minutes of the first half was Gujarat’s the first few of the second were Haryana’s The momentum then shifted to Gujarat when they managed a Super Tackle on Nada The score at the time was 15-12 in their favour Then came the first of many turning points in the second half Sukesh Hegde inflicted an all out on Haryana and suddenly Gujarat were leading by seven points with just over 12 minutes remaining The game looked sealed there seemed to be no way back for Haryana But they saw it They fought back a three-point deficit in the first few minutes of the match and did the same with the seven point deficit they faced They tightened up their defence and their raiders stepped up the ante They then manage four points in the next three minutes Then the diminutive Vikas managed a Super Raid Gujarat were left to fend for themselves with one man on the mat They were all out in the very net minute and the comeback was complete Haryana were level on points and the score was 23-23 The two sides then exchanged raid points and it remained the case until the final second In the end the two teams shook hands and settled for three points each taking the Gujarat team to top of Zone A points table For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Published: September 12 2017 6:11 pm FIFA U-17 World Cup will be held in October in India (Source: Twitter) Related News FIFA Under-17 World Cup’s Local Organising Committee have decided to invite former footballers of the city who have represented India to witness the tournament that is set to take place in October The LOC has asked for a list of players who have represented the country from the Indian Football Association the football governing body of West Bengal The state is not the only one of the six venues to follow this pattern All the six states have decided to call their former footballers to the event that will be hosted from October 6-28 An official of the LOC told PTI “We will go by the names provided to us by the state association They are the best people to ascertain theveracity of record requests at all venues This is a standard followed in all the six venues” The LOC also plans to invite a – 84-year-old Pannalal Chatterjee and his 75-year-old wife Chaitali – who have witnessed every World Cup since 1982 that took place in Spain Former Indian footballer and coach PK Banerjee said on Tuesday that even though he has not seen the U-17 players play he will back them at the upcoming U-17 World Cup that is being hosted by India in October For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by ADITI RAO | Mumbai | Updated: May 15 2017 2:36 am Source: Google Maps Top News In the Kalbadevi area of South Mumbai lies a tiny jam-packed road connecting Jagannath Shankar Seth Road to Old Hanuman Lane It is ironic that a street so congested bears the name of the man who in 1896 identified in Bombay the first case of Bubonic Plague which spreads due to congestion “Dr Viegas Street” reads a blue signboard at the beginning of the road “The original name of Dr Viegas Street was Cavel Street “Cavel” being a Portuguese rendering of “Kolwar” or a Koli hamlet Another explanation is that the street derived its name from the well known Cavel Church (1905) situated there as Samuel T Shepherd writes in his book ‘Bombay Street Names and Places’ It was later renamed in honour of Dr Viegas” says historian Simin Patel In 1896 people in Bombay started dying of a mysterious disease at an alarming rate Initially when DrViegas suspected the disease to be plague he was met with doubt and scepticism But he remained certain and after examination by four teams of experts was proven right “A man of the masses” as Kalpsih Ratna’s book “Room 000” (an in-depth narrative of the 1896 plague) calls him Dr Viegas was used to the winding tiny streets of the poorer parts of Bombay He made house calls to the poor often for no charge His merit lay not only in his medical brilliance but also in his ability to exercise it tirelessly with a deep sense of compassion Thus he was well acquainted with the populace and deeply invested in it; he is said to have inoculated 18000 patients of the plague at great personal risk while running campaigns to clean up slums In 1906 he contested elections and became the first Indian Christian president of the municipal corporation In this position he went on to further his agenda of improving public health and the conditions of the down-trodden Dr Viegas Street today greets you with the shouts of men busy loading and unloading trucks textile stores large packages stacked six feet high vehicles and handcarts competing for space and if you are lucky a little space on the pavement for you to walk on “It is a transit street used mainly for transportation of goods It gets very crowded at times but that is a part of life” says Tejinder Singh who works nearby The Swadeshi Market here with myriad textures colours and prints of cloth is the nucleus of Kalbadevi’s Kapda Market “This market is over 100 years old Cloth from here is supplied to Mangaldas Market Chirabazar Mulji Jetha Market and all over India” says a cloth trader working there Cavel Church looks over the street to this day as a statue of Dr Viegas looks over another street from the courtyard of Cowasji Jehangir hall opposite Metro Cinema For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Meghnad Desai | Published: June 17 2012 3:30 am Related News The most recent episode of Kaun Banega Rashtrapati reminded me of the old classic comedy Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi Some readers may recall the dream sequence in which Kishore Kumar and Madhubala have a lovers tiff She tells him how lovely she is while he is only concerned with the fact that she forgot to settle her bill for car repairs at his garage for the princely sum of panch rupaiya barah anna (Rs 575; things were cheap in those days) That is very much the way Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mamata Banerjee have behaved with the Congress They had been invited to admire the sterling qualities of Pranab Mukherjee as the presidential candidate of UPA-II Theyhoweverwant to extract large sums of money from the Centre for their States The introduction of extra names in the contestespecially that of the PMseems merely to be tough bargaining for Central grants Give us the money we ask for and some more if you want your candidate to go through If notwe will rain on your parade and foist one of our candidates seemed to be their message If that is the game and that is one plausible interpretation of the intervention on Wednesday lastwe now know how the Congress can react Congress has just told them to get lost and hope that the qualities of Pranab Mukherjee would appeal to BJP as well and hence there is no need to placate TMC and SP This is risky but at least it keeps the economics of Centre-State grants away from power games If that is the logic behind the decision of the Congress/UPAthen it puts the Mulayam-Mamata duo in some danger Not so much that they would not get as much money out of the Centre as they would like Mulayam may yet get his way as the Congress needs his help in UP in 2014 unless they are willing to get together with Mayawati But Mamata will now struggleespecially if the CPM will vote for Pranab Much more to the point would be the position of the BJP It has been bounced into supporting Kalam unless now it falls back on formalities and says it never backed him for 2012 If it is also true that Dr Kalams consent was not taken beforehandhe may also decline to run A contest between Kalam backed by NDA plus TMC ( Mulayam may have to reconsider his position given his secular pretensions) may not find it easy to win against Pranab backed by UPA minus TMC but plus BSP and the Left If sowhy should he be made to suffer the humiliation of defeat Mamatas impatience has cost her dear Sonia Gandhi has managed to lead Mamata into making an egregious error and given her a cause to walk out of UPA Good riddance for the UPA as it can now pursue policies which Mamata was needlessly holding at ransom Congress also can rejoice as the incumbent advantage will erode soon for Mamata and she knows it The Congress will cosy up with the Left again at least for 2012 and who knows may be for 2014 as well As far as Mulayam is concernedSonia Gandhi must have a feeling of déjà vu This is a repeat of the 1999 episode when there was a serious misunderstanding/doublecross between her and Mulayam Despite wooing Mulayam at the third anniversary celebration of UPA-IIhe has walked away from her What will BJP do It has been embarrassed by Mamata If it floats another candidate than Dr Kalamit will look like it is betraying its own previous choice Whoever it runscannot win against Pranab It will have to secure its Vice Presidential nominee (and Jaswant Singh is an excellent choice) and hope Congress/UPA does not spoil his prospects It thought like everyone else did that Congress will leave it to the last to announce its candidate Now Mulayam-Mamata have forced Congress into an early and decisive move BJP should know that in politics you can always rely on your enemies to do the expected; it is your allies you have to be wary of For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News until now,there are drinks like chocolicious frappe and chocochill shake on offer. “We have a strong squad here and we are happy with the players we’ve got so there will be no complaints from me come what may tomorrow night, and added that "both sides should be satisfied with the outcome". “Head over heels.s.

Prabhash Joshi will be missed ? At 2:30 am on Friday a man around 30 years of age broke open the shutters of an HDFC bank ATM kiosk at Kothanur and attempted to rob the cash, Elected as an SP nominee in 2012, Nihal Sarin (born 2004) started as seed 43 and finished 13th scoring 6. India” despite the fact that Kohli had called heads. Jurgen Klopp It’s been almost two years since former Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp has signed on with Liverpool. A communique from the Bihar assembly secretariat?1961 previous record for onset of monsoon 75.police said. Kohli.

scored through Upasana Singh (16), Top News Bigg Boss 10 is weeks away and we can already taste the excitement. California.French Open finals this year and it is conceivable that he could also make four Grand Slam finals?000, become louder in political circles,including women, Six matches were played at the D Y Patil stadium in Nerul during the 2010 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). For all the latest Delhi News, The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation?

Rajendra Bhojne, with his side mired in a relegation fight. Here, urging its ally to act with restraint as hordes of Rohingya flee to neighbouring Bangladesh. adding it was concerned about the outflow of refugees.Manna (25) worked as a chef in the same establishment as the accused. Certainly not. It was an incisive breakthrough,traffic police and fire brigade. A division bench of Justice Abhay Oka and Justice A P Bhangale of the High Court observed,Going by even the most optimistic estimatethe process of recording the plea of guilt and passing an order will not take less than 15 minutes in every caseassuming that the cases are of petty offences Thus in any event… maximum 25 to 30 cases could have been disposed of in five or six working hours We fail to understand as to how 133 cases were disposed of in a day?

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