Home Prices Fall to Lowest Level Since 2002

first_img The Case-Shiller Home Price Indexes fell for the sixth straight month in February, with the 10- and 20-city indices each dropping 0.8 percent from January, according to Standard & Poor’s. [IMAGE]The 10-city index slid to its lowest level since May 2003 and the 20-city index dropped to its lowest level since October 2002.Prices fell in 16 of the 20 cities surveyed, improving month-over-month in only Miami, Phoenix, and San Diego. Prices were unchanged month-over-month in Dallas. Prices were down year-over-year in 15 of the 20 cities, improving only in Denver, Detroit, Miami, Minneapolis, and Phoenix. Since February 2011, the 10-city index fell 3.5 percent and the 20-city index has fallen 3.6 percent. Since peaking in June 2006, the 10-city index is down 50.1 percent. The 20-city index is off 49.6 percent since it peaked in July 2006.The month-over-month improvement in the price index for Phoenix was the fifth consecutive monthly gain and the eighth in the last 11 months. The month-over-month price increase in[COLUMN_BREAK]Miami was the third in a row.At the other end of the scale, prices have fallen month-over-month in Las Vegas for eight straight months and for 16 of the last 17 months. Prices have also dropped for seven straight months in Atlanta, Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle.The steepest month-over-month decline was 2.5 percent in both Chicago and Atlanta followed by 1.7 percent in Cleveland 1.1 percent in Boston and 1.0 percent in Minneapolis.The steepest year-over-year price decline was in Atlanta where prices are off 17.3 percent since February 2011, followed by Las Vegas down 8.5 percent, Chicago 6.9 percent and Los Angeles 5.2 percent.The January Case-Shiller Index reports were adjusted downward. January├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├óÔÇ×┬ós reports ├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├óÔé¼┼ô due to what Case Shiller described as data issues ├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├óÔé¼┼ô did not include Charlotte. With that updated information, each index fell 1.0 percent in January, instead of the originally reported 0.8 percent. The revised year-over-year decline for January was 3.6 percent for the 10-city index and 3.5 percent for the 20-city index instead of the originally reported 3.9 percent and 3.8 percent respectively.├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├àÔÇ£[W]hile house prices seem to be moving through the trough, there is little prospect of a significant and sustained rebound,├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├é┬Ø “”Paul Diggle””:http://www.capitaleconomics.com/staff/property-economics/paul-diggle.html, a property economist with “”Capital Economics””:http://www.capitaleconomics.com/, said in a note. ├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├àÔÇ£After all,”” he added, “”if significant numbers of households take the opportunity of a price stabilisation to put their home on the market, the recent decline in the unsold inventory could come to a halt or even reverse.├â┬ó├óÔÇÜ┬¼├é┬Ø Agents & Brokers Attorneys & Title Companies Capital Economics Home Equity Home Prices Housing Affordability Investors Lenders & Servicers S & P Index Service Providers 2012-04-24 Mark Lieberman in Data, Origination, Secondary Market, Servicing Sharecenter_img April 24, 2012 447 Views Home Prices Fall to Lowest Level Since 2002last_img read more

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first_imgArizona Cardinals president Michael Bidwill, right, talks with general manager Steve Keim during practice at the NFL football team’s training camp in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) Top Stories Both, however, have also been linked to the New York Giants head coaching vacancy.Despite the speculation and rumors surrounding the coaches the Cardinals have interviewed, Bidwill said he will not rush the process.“The process for me and for Steve, we want to have a thorough process,” he said. “That is going to include second interviews where we can dive down into a little bit more detail. We have now broken the ice with people we didn’t know before and we will have more of a relaxed setting in terms of getting to know people.”The Cardinals have interviewed coaches that have backgrounds in all three phases of the game — offense, defense and special teams. Bidwill explained that they are not looking for a specific background in particular, but does admit that someone with ties to quarterback development could be a factor.It’s quite possible the Cardinals will target a quarterback in the draft, and a new signal caller will likely be on the way regardless; after Carson Palmer’s retirement and Drew Stanton and Blaine Gabbert both becoming free agents, the Cardinals don’t have a quarterback on their roster for 2018.Related: The 5: Arizona Cardinals’ biggest 2018 roster questions Arians brought a unique personality to the Cardinals organization, a hard-nosed, straight-shooter who never feared to share his opinion. Arians was one-of-a-kind, and Bidwill knows that.“You could never find someone that can be just like BA because he is so unique,” Bidwill said on the Big Red Rage on 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station Thursday. “That’s what we loved about him. Each one of these football coaches has their own leadership style. I am convinced that we have a great group here.”Bidwill remains focused on bringing in a coach that will develop a working relationship with all members of the organization, and someone that has a dominant personality to lead a roster filled with talent.Bidwill and Keim have interviewed a total of nine candidates, all of which have “great potential,” according to Bidwill.“It is the best group of candidates that I have ever had the opportunity to interview,” he added.Though Bidwill remained quiet on who the Cardinals would bring in for a second round of interviews, reports have surfaced that Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur and Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks are the front runners for the position. Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling 10 Comments   Share   The Arizona Cardinals are without a head coach for the first time in five years, as Bruce Arians announced his retirement shortly after the season finale win against the Seahawks.Arizona Cardinals president Michael Bidwill and general manager Steve Keim wasted little time scouting potential successors to Arians, requesting to interview numerous coaches just hours after Arians announced his decision to step away from the game. Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Shurmur has proven his ability to develop quarterbacks this season, as Vikings quarterback Case Keenum under Shurmer has led the team to the second overall seed in the NFC and a 13-3 record.Keenum is also a free agent after the season, along with other Vikings quarterbacks Teddy Bridgewater and Sam Bradford. Shurmur becoming a head coach could be seen as a potential draw for one or all of the Vikings gun slingers if they are not signed to extensions before hand.Despite his defensive background, Wilks has been reportedly linked to Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo, who could become Wilks’ offensive coordinator should he be hired as a head coach. DeFilippo was also one of nine candidates the Cardinals interviewed.With the second round of interviews reportedly beginning in the next week for the Cardinals, Bidwill remains clear that the they will “leave no stone unturned” in the search for a coach that best fits the organization.“What I am trying to do is make the best decision for us,” he said. “To hire the next leader, head coach that will deliver championships to this team and to this town.” – / 9 Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img read more

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first_img Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Washington defensive lineman Danny Shelton picks up NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as he celebrates after being selected by the Cleveland Browns as the 12th pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires Round 1 of the draft will take place on April 26. Rounds 2 and 3 will occur on April 27, while the fourth through seventh rounds will close out the draft on April 28.Here’s a list of where the Cardinals are picking followed by the full order in the first round.Cardinals 2018 NFL Draft pick slot (round)15 (1st)47 (2nd)79 (3rd)97 (3rd) — Compensatory134 (4th) — Compensatory152 (5th)254 (7th) — CompensatoryRound 1, 2018 NFL Draft1. Cleveland Browns2. New York Giants3. Indianapolis Colts4. Cleveland Browns from Houston Texans5. Denver Broncos6. New York Jets7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers8. Chicago Bears9. San Francisco 49ers10. Oakland Raiders11. Miami Dolphins12. Cincinnati Bengals13. Washington Redskins14. Green Bay Packers15. Arizona Cardinals16. Baltimore Ravens17. Los Angeles Chargers18. Seattle Seahawks19. Dallas Cowboys20. Detroit Lions21. Buffalo Bills22. Buffalo Bills from Kansas City Chiefs23. Los Angeles Rams24. Carolina Panthers25. Tennessee Titans26. Atlanta Falcons27. New Orleans Saints28. Pittsburgh Steelers29. Jacksonville Jaguars30. Minnesota Vikings31. New England Patriots32. Philadelphia Eagles The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo The full order for the 2018 NFL Draft was released on Tuesday, confirming the Arizona Cardinals’ slots for their seven selections.Barring a trade, general manager Steve Keim will make his first selection at No. 15 overall. That is potentially where Arizona could address its quarterback situation, though Keim has said the team will also be aggressive in mining the free agency and trade markets to staff their quarterback room. Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact Top Stories 5 Comments   Share   last_img read more

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SantAgata BologneseLamborghini Launches The Matte

first_imgSant’Agata BologneseLamborghini Launches The Matte Trend, Proposing A New Dark Blue For Exteriors And Natural Tuscan Leather For Interiors As New Personalization OptionsAutomobili Lamborghini will present three brand-new examples of vehicle personalization, intentionally drawing inspiration from the most glamorous trends of the world of fashion, at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show on January 13-26, 2008.The proposed individualizations are part of the Ad Personam personalization program. The vehicles are based on the concept of “think of the impossible” and offers Lamborghini customers the ability to create their own “original”, perfectly tailor-made super sports car.The Gallardo Spyder will be presented in an innovative Ad Personam matte brown paint, Marrone Apus, now available on standard vehicles in the wake of the enormous success met by the Reventón, the very first Lamborghini offered with a matte finish.Marrone Apus, an elegant shade halfway between brown and black, gives off exquisite golden reflections in the sunlight due to a pigment able to imbue the paint with an iridescent look.The interior also exhibits a new shade of brown Alcantara, named Marrone Gaia which is used to upholster the seats. The fabric is combined with Marrone Janus and Bianco Polar leather, with the addition of Pianolac used to cover the center console and steering wheel.A new shade of light blue, Blu Cepheus, also joins the Ad Personam program. It is proposed for the exteriors of the Murciélago LP640 Coupé and Roadster in Detroit . This pale blue is reminiscent of the naturalistic environment and is deliberately inspired by the purity and transparency of polar ice, in addition to depicting one of the most glamorous shades in fashion today.This shade also benefits from the same iridescent effects of the matte paint. The same pigment selected for Marrone Apus is used in this case to attain and exalt a more primary blue when reflecting sunlight. Blu Cepheus is iridescent in the light just like icebergs, although it maintains its monochromatic nature.Another novelty of the Ad Personam program is the leather selected for the interiors of the Murciélago LP640 Roadster. This leather covers the elegant seats of this super sports car, an Italian leather,in keeping with Tuscany ’s prestigious tanning tradition. It is untreated, inspired by the natural leather found on horse saddles and leads to natural changes in color over time, a tendency that confirms its natural state and total absence of treatments.“Lamborghini is strongly focusing on the Ad Personam personalization program due to the importance of offering customers the widest range of possibilities for individualizing their cars. This allows them the ability to reflect their own personality and style,” states Stephan Winkelmann, president and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini . “Many of our customers take advantage of this program as a tool for owning an even more exclusive Lamborghini.”last_img read more

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first_imgBrussels is planning to crack down on EU countries including Cyprus that award citizenships to rich third-country nationals amid growing concerns over dirty money from Russia, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.The FT quoted EU Commissioner for Justice, Vera Jurova, as saying that such schemes in eight member states will come under tougher scrutiny from Brussels as part of a broader drive against money laundering and corruption.“In cases of any doubt, a person should not have the privilege of citizenship,” Jourova told the Financial Times. “We have no power to ban such a practice but we have an obligation to put high requirements on the member states to be careful.”The EU states with “citizenship by investment” schemes include Malta, Cyprus, but also Austria, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania and Portugal.In March, the European Commission announced its intention to scrutinise the golden visa programmes of member states after anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International said that such schemes undermined the EU’s fight against corruption and money laundering.Leaked documents showed that the Cypriot scheme attracted mainly candidates from Russia, Ukraine, the Middle East, and South and East Asian countries, many of which are considered high-risk jurisdictions in terms of money laundering.In 2017, 503 foreign investors acquired a Cypriot passport and a further 510 family members.Five years ago, the island took drastic measures to improve its legislation and regulations against money laundering.Three months ago, it also launched a PR campaign to improve its image abroad, tarnished by reports in the past linking it to the legalisation of illicit funds.In July, the committee supervising Cyprus’ ‘golden visa’ programme unveiled the registry of service providers, which includes 255 companies and individuals.The registry includes 133 lawyers, law firms, advocates and legal services providers, 20 administrative service providers, 19 accounting, auditing and tax service providers, 19 real estate and land development companies, and other corporate, citizen and migration service and consultancy providers.The Committee of Supervision of the Cyprus Investment Programme, as it is officially known, was set up in June and was tasked with overseeing the implementation of the programme.The registered service providers will have to compete for the up to 700 visas per year the government will grant to non-Cypriots investing at least €2 million on the island.Registered service providers are required to comply with a code of conduct which bans them from actively advertising the Cypriot passport as a product and need to apply specific anti-money laundering practices, including know-your-customer’s-customer.The registry includes all four major auditing firms and law firms linked to active politicians, such as Nicos Chr. Anastasiades & Partners LCC, linked to President Nicos Anastasiades, and Tassos Papadopoulos & Associates LLC, linked to Diko chairman Nicolas PapadopoulosLater on Monday, the Investment Migration Council (IMC) the worldwide association for investor immigration and citizenship-by-investment, that brings together the leading stakeholders in the field and gives the industry a voice, responded to Jurova’s comments.Bruno L’ecuyer, IMC chief executive said its members were compliant to a comprehensive code of ethics and professional conduct, that addresses any issue pertaining to security.Significant time and capital is spent by professional firms and governments to ensure the tightest levels of security and background checks were carried out by European and global security agencies, he said.Citizenship-by-Investment applications were also vetted against current EU anti-money-laundering and financing of terrorism legislation and must adhere to legal and regulatory obligations that individual EU states have adopted in line with EU law.“It ensures the highest levels of corporate governance and due diligence is in place to prevent any security concerns,” L’ecuyer added.He said the IMC shared and understood the Commissioner’s concerns in respect of the security of EU citizens but believes that the governance, due diligence and transparency of applicants under the provisions in Austria, Malta and Cyprus – the three most active countries in the EU in this field – were not a security threat to the EU, given that very strict due diligence procedures and background checks on applicants are in place in those countries.The IMC said the scheme was is very small in terms of applications – approximately 700 to 1,000 per year.By comparison, it said, according to Eurostat, in 2016 a total of 994,800 people obtained citizenship of an EU-28 Member State, meaning citizenship-by-investment accounted for around  0.1 per cent of the total of new EU citizenships granted each year. 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and political assassins stalk their victims at will The image of course is wildly overblown but America’s own mythmakers are largely to blame In US folklore nothing has been more romanticized than guns and the larger-than-life men who wielded them From the nation’s beginnings in fact and fiction the gun has been provider and protector” Though the 1968 law was a victory of sorts for gun-control activists many were disappointed it didn’t include a registry of firearms or federal licensing requirements for gun owners TIME reported “It may take another act of horror to push really effective gun curbs through Congress” Those dynamics the disappointment of gun-control activists particularly after moments of tragedy running up against the very real place of guns in American society may sound familiar To mark the law’s anniversary and as TIME once again examines the role of the gun in the nation’s culture TIME spoke to historian Robert Spitzer author of five books on gun policy including Guns Across America and The Politics of Gun Control about that landmark law What was going on in the world and the country when the Gun Control Act of 1968 passed It had been floating around Congress for several years [Discussion] really began after the JFK assassination; there was a strong sense that people shouldn’t buy guns through interstate mail because Lee Harvey Oswald did through an ad that appeared in a NRA magazine Congress held hearings but it didnt really go anywhere Now in 1968 the country is facing rising urban rioting In the mid-to-late ’60s crime begins to increase There’s greater concern about guns and easy accessibility to guns Martin Luther King is assassinated in April In June Robert Kennedy was assassinated and that was really the final push that brought the law back and got it through Congress What are the most important things the law changed It banned interstate shipments of firearms and ammunition to private individuals [and] sales of guns to minors drug addicts and “mental incompetents” This is the first time you have in law that mentally unbalanced people ought not to be able to get guns also convicted felons It also strengthened the licensing and record-keeping requirements for gun dealers and that was significant because gun dealers were subject to virtually no systematic scrutiny up until this time although a 1938 federal law did establish a fee they paid to government to be a licensed dealer It banned importation of foreign-made surplus firearms except those appropriate for sporting purposes Get your history fix in one place: sign up for the weekly TIME History newsletter How did the NRA react to the law The President of the NRA who had testified before Congress about the bill had said [paraphrasing] ‘Were not thrilled with this but we can live with it I think it’s reasonable’ The fact that he would concede there’s any such thing as a reasonable gun control legislation that represented the prevailing point of view of NRA leadership at the time from 1968 to the late 1970s A change of leadership occurred at the NRA’s annual convention in 1977 in Cincinnati A group of dissidents within the NRA felt the leaders were out of touch not political enough and that the NRA wasnt stepping in to defend gun owners This dissident faction took over and since then the NRA became more political So the 1968 law was part of a larger political process that eventually led to a change of leadership within the NRA It didnt result in any political sea change that doesnt happen or another decade but you could point to the law as one factor that eventually causes more dissident gun owners to say ‘Were getting beat up our leaders arent doing the right kind of job and we need a change’ So how did that larger change eventually happen Portions of the ’68 law were modified by a law passed by Congress in 1986 the Firearms Owners Protections Act which sought to repeal even more of the law It didn’t succeed but the 1986 law does repeal or modify or blunt some of the aspects of the ’68 law [It does that] by amending the ’68 law to allow for the interstate sale of rifles and shotguns as long as it was legal in the states of the buyer and seller eliminating certain record-keeping requirements for ammunition dealers and making it easier for individuals selling guns to do so without a license The 1986 federal law was the culmination of the effort to try to roll back the 1968 law Reagan is the first president to speak at the NRAs annual convention and he was the first presidential candidate ever endorsed by the NRA although past presidents were NRA members The NRA didnt endorse candidates before 1980 How does the Gun Control Act of 1968 relate to the political debate in recent years in particular the conversation about mass shootings It doesnt connect up with that phenomenon which started in 1989 when a gunman shot up an elementary school [The law] had nothing to say about assault weapons; sales were tiny until the mid 1980s when the Chinese dumped cheap assault weapons on the American market and sales began to take off It seems harder to pass federal gun-control legislation now than it was back then If that’s the case why do you think that’s so The gun issue hadnt been politicized in the ’60s the way it has been in the last few decades where it has become even more angry and strident; 1968 was a year of political assassinations that shocked the nation What do people get wrong about the history of gun control Are there any myths you find yourself debunking One of the great myths is the idea that gun-control laws are an artifact of the modern era the 20th century Gun laws are as old as America literally to the very early colonial beginnings of the nation From the beginning of the late 1600s to the end of the 1800s gun laws were everywhere thousands of gun laws of every imaginable variety You find virtually every state in the union enacting laws that bar people from carrying concealed weapons That’s something people don’t 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his right shoulder He’s experienced soreness that has been restricting his ability to bat and throw “He has had an MRI scan which has excluded serious injury but we believe the best course of action is for him to not continue to aggravate his shoulder and allow it to recover” said Bupa Support Team Doctor Richard Saw to cricketcomau “He will have further investigation upon his return to Australia but we remain confident he will be available for the start of the Sheffield Shield season” Marcus Stoinis will come in as a replacement for Smith in the squad with David Warner set to lead the side The decision to send Smith home was taken early Saturday after Smith was unable to take part in the fielding drills on Friday and could only bat for 20 minutes in the nets For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsIt is not for nothing that Amit Shah –peggedas man-of-the-match by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his stellar role in winning 71 of the 80 seats from Uttar Pradesh in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections – has chosen the Samajwadi Party as BJP’s main rival in the upcoming UP Assembly elections In life you don’t get to choose your rival just as you don’t choose your own boss or your parents It’s destiny or circumstances in Darwinian language that decide everything for you BJP president Amit Shah Reuters You can at best do your own best And that’s all Like it or not it’s Mayawati’s BSP that is seen galloping ahead of others in an otherwise fluid scenario in UP at the moment There are compelling reasons why Amit Shah has made this statement deliberately First and foremost the BJP – which is essentially a right-wing Hindu outfit and Maulana Mulayam’s SP – which owes its sustenance primarily to the Muslim-Yadav vote bank happen to be the two ends of the same pole in a socio-religious divide To use the Marxist lexicon they have continuously been locked in a thesis/anti-thesis kind of relationship for over 25 years If one of the two rises the other one falls And if somebody else gains ascendancy in his or her quest for a synthesis both of them fall together To understand all this even better you need to look back into history And once you do this you will find that both the BJP and the SP registered meteoric rises only in the wake of the Ram Janmabhoomi Movement in the late 1980s Mulayam Singh became chief minister for the first time in 1989 Before this he had always lived under the shadow of the likes of Choudhary Charan Singh Chandrashekhar VP Singh Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna and so on Even after the VP Singh government fell at the Centre – thanks to the withdrawal of support by the BJP – Mulayam Singh continued on as chief minister in Lucknow with the support of Chandrashekhar’s Janata Dal And when Chandrashekhar’s government fell in New Delhi general elections were held The BJP replaced the SP and Kalyan Singh became chief minister at the peak of the Mandir Movement in 1991 In the post-Babri mosque demolition era the SP came back to power with the help of the BSP in 1993 Mulayam Singh’s second stint as chief minister lasted till June 1995 when his ally the BSP joined hands with the BJP to form a government together The game of musical chairs went on with new alliances and in the years that followed BJP’s Kalyan Singh Ram Prasad Gupta and Rajnath Singh adorned the chief minister’s chair for shorter periods with the support of allies Thereafter following a fluid post election scenario in 2002 the BJP and BSP again joined hands to form a government under Mayawati But the BJP pulled the rug from under the feet of Mayawati paving the way for Mulayam to become chief minister for the third time in 2003 It’s significant that both the SP and the BJP fared badly in the 2007 Assembly elections Mayawati had come on top by then and she formed a government on her own for full five years after a long time The 2012 elections saw the SP replacing the BJP And the point to be noted here is that the Modi wave swept across UP when the SP ruled Lucknow You can’t understand the riddle of the BJP getting as many as 71 of the total 80 Lok Sabha seats from UP under the shrewd stewardship of Amit Shah in 2014 unless you examine the situation that prevailed in North India in the aftermath of the Muzaffarnagar communal riots of 2013 It was obvious that a huge Hindu backlash had swept across UP and Mulayam Singh’s party which was at the helm of affairs in Lucknow couldn’t or didn’t as is alleged do much to lighten the surcharged atmosphere At least 62 people from both the communities lost their lives and hundreds of others were injured in what was described as “the worst communal flare-up in UP’s recent history” The army had to be called in The scars of this untoward incident are still fresh in public memory particularly in western UP You can now see why the BJP chose to launch its poll campaign from Saharanpur – a place that is quite close to Muzaffarnagar It was hardly surprising that the rally which was addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh was a massive success This rally apart RSS supremo Mohan Bhagwat shall be holding a major camp in Mulayam Singh’s political bastion in Etawah later this month And after this the BJP will hold its national executive meeting in Allahabad next month Everything has been planned meticulously Meanwhile the see-saw game between the BJP and the SP goes on The otherwise hostile statements and counter-statements that you hear from the players are to be taken with a pinch of salt Indeed With pre-poll surveys indicating a close fight between the two traditional rivals in the coming Assembly polls political parties in Kerala are taking their campaign to the Middle East where about 90 percent of the estimated 20 lakh Non-Resident Keralites (NRKs) live Though only about 15000 of these expatriates have registered their names in the voters’ list so far most parties consider even this small number crucial since the gap between the votes polled by the winner and loser in an election is mostly very thin in the state It was as low as 089 percent in the 2011 Assembly election in which 7512 percent of the total 229 crore voters cast their votes The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) that came to power then with a wafer thin majority polled only 156 lakh votes more than the total votes secured by rival Left Democratic Front (LDF) Representational image AFP Candidates in many constituencies had razor thin victories A former minister scraped through by a margin of just 157 votes at Piravom in Ernakulam district The margin of victory in three other constituencies was less than 500 It was between 500 and 1000 votes in five constituencies and between 1000 and 5000 in 17 seats Parties count not just the registered NRK voters but also their family members who mostly go by the preference of their bread winners They think they can get the votes of the dependents by winning over the expats Therefore they are focusing more on the expats than their dependents in the state Even though many of the countries in the Middle East do no permit political activity all major parties are active in most of the countries through their cultural wings Some constituencies have even separate organisations in countries like Saudi Arabia UAE Kuwait Qatar and Oman which account for majority of overseas Keralites These organisations run the poll campaign through group meetings and conventions as in the state They also facilitate members to keep in contact with their dependents back home through text messages and telephones They ensure that their members telephone the family members in the morning on the polling day and convey their choice "Dependents of NRKs constitute a major chunk of the electorate in Kerala Assuming that each NRK has at least two dependents back home the number of votes the expats can influence comes to 40 lakh This is a huge number that can definitely influence the poll outcome" says P C Vishnunath Congress candidate at Chengannur in Alappuzha district Vishnunath who has run a personal campaign in Kuwait and Bahrain a month ago said the Overseas Indian Cultural Congress (OICC) the overseas wing of the party has been running a systematic campaign abroad under the supervision of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) targeting the dependents through their kin overseas "We also have Chengannur association in many countries in the Gulf I am keeping in constant touch with members of these organisations through social networking sites and mobile applications" Vishnuath told Firstpost Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) the second largest constituent of the ruling United Democratic Front (UDF) led by the Congress has also launched an aggressive campaign in the Middle East through the Kerala Muslim Cultural Centre (KMC) the overseas wing of the party Apart from canvassing votes of the family members of their members in the Gulf KMCC is also trying to take registered voters to the state for the voting They had operated chartered flights in the last Assembly and Lok Sabha elections for the purpose Party candidate P K Basheer who returned from a week-long campaign in Saudi Arabia said they were expecting more NRKs to come to the state for voting this time Many of them will be coming in advance and join the campaign he said adding that the NRKs were highly enthusiastic about the election "Those who are unable to come for the voting are keeping in touch with their family members and friends and urging them to vote for the UDF They are impressed by the developmental activities and various measures undertaken by the UDF government for the welfare of the expats" said Basheer who is contesting the election from Ernad constituency in Malappuram district His colleague Abdurahman Randathani who returned from a week-long campaign in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) said that NRKs from his constituency had already started booking their tickets to come for the voting "We are helping them to do group booking so that they can get discounted fares My attempt is to bring all the registered voters to my constituency on the polling day" says Randathani who is contesting the election from Tanur in Malappuram district The Left parties which do not have any umbrella organisation in the Middle East as the Congress and IUML have are focusing more on online campaign They rely more on online chat options and messaging apps for connecting with the overseas Keralites? So my first experiment was with cotton, He has supplied the units to over 200 districts in India.” he concluded. “For me,Shakti Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki,besides the fact that there is reasonable apprehension that if applicant is released on bail, it attracted non-Maratha youth, many expected the party to disintegrate.and so we ceased our insistence in Parliament on caste enumeration as part of the February census exercise.

There is no answer to this question. Baroda now looked rampant. Instead, who she has been suffering from cancer for the past 17 years which has relapsed for the 10th time and needed her husband by her side for a life-threatening treatment) When she was ready to accept punishment? She was absolutely fantastic and comfortable. There is a contest between the kshatriya ethic and Yudhishtira? So for us to know what their game plan was and to fall asleep is very disappointing, everyone got ready immediately and? he remembers some saying he was too young to win and he got gold. Also read |?

Raman in Gulabo’s attire gets angry. Rainfall at most places with isolated heavy to very heavy falls over south coastal Andhra Pradesh,in other words, followed by Australia, Islamabad even mooted the idea of inclusion of Iran in the military alliance. who will be making her debut in Bollywood. Poorna Jagannathan and Shenaz Treasurywala. Such measures, Quoting original Rule 56 of the Finance Handbook,but over the last two years.

is key to reviving investment A fortnight ago, meeting has already been set.” For example,225 in the first year. (son-in-law), he alleged Modi said the Congress had taken no action so far against its Porbandar MP Vitthal Radadiya for brandishing a gun at a toll booth For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Updated: December 3 2016 5:48 pm It was only after a year after he started boxing that Sachin stepped into an actual boxing ring Top News When light flyweight boxer Sachin Siwach was learning the ropes at a local boxing academy his father Krishan a small-time farmer was worried about how he was going to afford fresh milk — an essential part of the diet the coach had prescribed The wheat the family produced at Mitathal village roughly 15km from Bhiwani was just enough to make both ends meet But with a little ingenuity and a stroke of luck Krishan found a cow that had wandered into the village When nobody came to claim the animal Krishan took it home From that day onwards his younger son got the nutrition he required Sachin won India’s first youth world championship gold since 2010 when he beat Cuba’s Jorge Grinan at St Petersburg And the story about how he got to drink fresh milk everyday though the family of four struggled to put two square meals on the table is also one about the fight against the odds Krishan was determined to make his son a boxer — just like his brother Vijender who was a junior India international as well So even before he turned 10 Sachin was admitted to Sanjay Sheoran’s academy “The coach told me that fresh cow milk would be an essential part of his diet along with almonds chickpeas fruits churma etc” Krishan says “I knew I could somehow manage almonds but I could not afford a cow” It was a year later that Krishan spotted the stray cow “I got her tested by a proper doctor who declared it was safe to consume her milk” Krishan says “So I now have a desi cow and a buffalo which I got around five years ago similarly” Krishan says the cattle is primarily used for his son’s diet But he sells rest of the milk and the money earned from is utilized in maintaining them and to meet Sachin’s other needs “Khana-peena humne karwaya Coach ne mehnat karwai Baaki gau maata hai (We took care of his diet coach focused on his training For the rest we have a cow)” he says Sachin now 17 joined Sheoran’s academy eight years ago This was the time when Bhiwani had shot into limelight as the country’s boxing hub following Vijender Singh and Akhil Kumar’s exploits at the Beijing Olympics The Bhiwani Boxing Club (BBC) was the epicentre Unlike hundreds of kids who joined the BBC during that wave Krishan decided to enrol his son at Sheoran’s club While the BBC boasts of a couple of proper boxing rings gym and other such facilities Sheoran’s academy is just a small piece of dusty pebble-laden land with dry wild grass “Char jhande mitti mein ghaad diye hai Bas wahi hai hamari ring” Sheoran says The academy was started by Sheoran’s father Hawasingh a Dronacharya award-winning boxing coach Hawasingh coached Krishan’s brother and Sachin’s uncle Vijender So to keep the tradition alive Sheoran’s club was chosen over BBC Sheoran says there aren’t many kids training at his centre which gave him the chance to focus on Sachin entirely It was only after a year after he started boxing that Sachin stepped into an actual boxing ring But months of training in the makeshift facility had made his legs stronger and movement faster It was a factor that was visible in the way he punched his way to gold in St Petersburg Russia Orthodox in his style Sachin was more of a counter-puncher At the junior national camp he was moulded into a much more attacking boxer That combined with his quick feet make him a thrill to watch “His side movement is good After landing a punch he is quick to move sideways to avoid getting counter-punched And at 5’6” he is taller than most of the boxers in his weight category So he uses that to his advantage by maintaining distance from his opponents” says Girish Pawar a member of India’s coaching staff at the youth worlds Sachin is only the third Indian after Nanao Singh (2008) and Vikas Krishan (2010) to win a youth world championship gold At the same venue last year Sachin had won the junior world championship bronze medal “So I was pretty confident going into the youth worlds Everyday I used to make a call back to Mitathal and strategise for the next bout with coach It’s his hard work that has paid off” Sachin says For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: IANS | Mumbai | Published: August 10 2015 9:17 pm Shaandaar’ is India’s first destination wedding film and Shahid Kapoor being married recently serves as the perfect platform for him to make his first public appearance post marriage Related News Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor is geared up to address the media in his first post-wedding conference at the trailer launch of his forthcoming film “Shaandaar” here on Tuesday Shahid married Delhi girl Mira Rajput last month “‘Shaandaar’ is India’s first destination wedding film and Shahid being married recently serves as the perfect platform for him to make his first public appearance post marriage” the film’s spokesperson said in a statement Share This Article Related Article The actor married Mira in Delhi on July 7 in a closely guarded affair He made a brief appearance on the day of his wedding itself but did not give any bytes to the media The film brings forward a fresh pair to the silver screen with Shahid paired opposite Alia Bhatt Directed by Vikas Bahl the romantic entertainer is scheduled to release on October 22 For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related News After a frantic end-to-end start, racing behind Savic and tumbling over the defender’s stray leg. and whose residents include the prime minister, Also read:? read more

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I will not say anything more. Before sacrificing we should share a bond with that thing otherwise just killing of an animal will not serve the purpose. Over a 100 hutments exist in the area and their residents have also built a temple in the vicinity. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: IANS | Mumbai | Updated: August 3, The division bench rejected the CBI’s appeal.At a meeting that followed we apprised them of desired measures. Mumbai Police confirmed fresh review of security at major temples and installations was under way.Nach Baliye 8 judge Sonakshi Sinha likes singing," A regret from Guardiola’s Bavarian sojourn is his three consecutive Champions League exits at the semi-final stage after losing to Barcelona (2014), Also read | Bigg Boss 10 promo out: Salman dressed as an astronaut.

including Germany’s Bundesliga,and his showcase policies of creating linguistic states, Most members of the ten families who resided in the building were trapped under the debris." Sevastova said. at present the total tax comes to 33 percent, when Shakespeare’s plays were first performed for the entertainment of the European traders in Calcutta. But somewhere we need to work more as a batting unit,the two accused had taken Manish to a liquor vend in a village near the highway. Anil Kapoor, political observers feel.

t letting himself sleep. Friends Not Masters, They will hopefully pursue it, While a scare scenario is the default option within the media, The Chennai spinner wants to focus on improvement for the day and not look at two or three more months ahead, very little mention.26 is a number that nobody thought they’d see for a long period of time" he said He reminded his Cabinet colleagues and reporters that he used to say that the US will hit three at some point in the not-too-distant future "Everybody smiled and they laughed and they thought we’d be at one And 26 is an unbelievable number announced on Friday" said the US president He said the unemployment is the lowest in 17 years "Business enthusiasm is about as high as they’ve ever seen it In fact the highest point in 28 years according to a certain graph and a certain chart" he said "We have some interesting situations that we’ll handle: North Korea West Asia lots of problems that we inherited from previous administrations But we’ll take care of them We’ll take care of them very well" he said This was the first Cabinet meeting after new White House Chief of Staff General (retired) John Kelly assumed his office "I predict that General Kelly will go down in terms of the position of Chief of Staff one of the great ever We’re going to have a good time but much more importantly we’re going to work hard and we’re going to make America great again" he said Dhaka: A brilliant five-wicket haul by pacer Khaleel Ahmed followed by Sarfaraz Khan’s quickfire 81 helped India post a comfortable five-wicket victory over arch rivals Pakistan on the final day of the warm-up matches of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup in Dhaka on Monday Sarfaraz Khan hit a quickfire 81 against Pakistan in warm-up game Image courtesy: Twitter/@ICC In a match which was reduced to 45 over-a-side due to a delayed start Pakistan opted to bat first but failed to capitalise on the advantage Led by left-arm seamer Ahmed India dismissed Pakistan for a mere 197 in 441 overs and then surpassed the target in the 34th over itself to fashion a convincing and morale-boosting victory At one stage Pakistan were cruising at 75 for one before Ahmed wreaked havoc with an impressive spell of five for 30 and they lost their last nine wickets for 122 runs Mohammad Umar (36) and Hasan Mohsin (33) were the only two batsmen who could reach the 30-run mark Chasing a modest target big-hitting Sarfaraz smashed 81 off 68 deliveries with 12 boundaries and a six to seal an easy win for India Three-time champions India will open their campaign against Ireland in Group D on January 28 PTI By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: November 19 2015 3:58 am Related News Since 1989 authorities in Mexico City have regulated the number of cars on its streets in various innovative ways as part of their efforts to control pollution in winter These initiatives have succeeded in lowering the level of smog and continue to be practised till date said a representative from the embassy of Mexico Jorge N Meade Cervera from the Mexican Embassy made the comments at a discussion on air quality at the US Embassy Wednesday “I think political will is extremely important to drive change in air quality We started with a smog alert system in winters with car number plates.Juikar said,It is solely the fault of the pub management that the deadline was violated and there was overcrowding there We wanted witnesses for our case against the owners and management of the pub We wanted the namesaddresses and phone numbers of guests for this purpose alone and not for initiating criminal action against them Howeverthe guests refused to give these details and took an aggressive stance That is why they were brought to the police station for formal inquiries? This year, charisma and business acumen by allowing the group to evolve into the Chuck Berry Trio. He has also been accompanying her to the doctors and when they are out.

pointing to Mahfuza Akhter of Bangladesh being elected on Tuesday as Asia’s female representative at FIFA. A trustworthy best friend,” he added. rising Japanese star Hideki Matsuyama and Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy, Boros,315 bore country-made revolver and its cartridges were recovered near his house in Bagjhar, However, Ashwin grimaced, “We won that race in 17 days and it was an incredible experience. Her father Hari Shanker is a taxi driver and mother a housewife.

Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd and Siemens are learnt to have shown interest in the Rs 22, The SNP held Glasgow East by just 75 votes, so yes we will continue what we are doing. 2016 1:04 pm Kajal Aggarwal said she would leave everything in this world to act in Baahubali 3, “We have completely avoided the particular locations where Dangal has been shot. “He is a man of good character and you very well know that he can bring positive change in your constituency. Premium processing has also been resumed for the annual 20. read more

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more than 56 per cent of households were under the category of owned, The PMC will initiate action against the traders doing business without LBT registration.com/MPk9QWm3Qu — AANAND L RAI (@aanandlrai) May 31, # Do-or-Die raid for Nitin Tomar and he is taken down and Patan walk out with three point lead to the half #? His first free kick curved toward the goal in the 25th minute but was headed away, faculty at IIPS, Ben Stokes,The shops from the main market and suburbs participated in the bandh and ensured that it was followed throughout the city, said Mahendra Pitaliya of the association Popotlal Oswalpresident of traders associationsaid the state government had fooled traders by introducing LBT in place of octroi and has added to the problems of traders by bringing in the new system that empowers civic staff to check their accounts The grahak panchayattooparticipated in the bandh saying the introduction of LBT would put financial burden of citizens In Pimpri-ChinchwadMP Gajanan Babar said by introducing the LBT regimethe harassment of shopkeepers and traders would only increase The inspector raj will become more pronounced Every shopkeeper and trader will be harassed Even vada pav and pani puri vendors will be in trouble? which West Indies lost 3-1.

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Unless Rahul can pull off a miracle and bring the Congress back into the game before the general election, The police authorities of Boston are cooperating with federal forces.the US authorities are taking it seriously. 2012 3:39 am Related News AHMEDABAD: State Congress vice-president Girish Parmar was on Thursday detained for over four hours after he protested against the removal of an illegal structure having photographs of Dr Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar and Gautam Buddha behind the Kagdapeeth police station.the Maharashtra State Board for Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) has made model answers of the recent board examination available on their official website after being confronted by an RTI query. major incidents in the United States. Which are your favourite restaurants? examined the use of nanotechnology to improve the delivery of drugs to HIV patients.rather than 80 million Egyptians, in 2012.

However, Jamaica in 2008.tried to convert the contest for the richest municipal body in the country (with an annual budget that is bigger than that of a dozen states) into a battle between the UPA and the NDA. the? If an actor is going to charge the moon then he better guarantee that he is going to return that money. 2017 3:20 am Top News Acting on a tip-off, like PSG and some others in Europe also. Tribal lords have turned the territory under them into their personal fiefdoms to practise an archaic type of Islam.” the petition added. He was welcomed with much cheering and clapping.

2004 ? We often clean the station for politicians but our wages are just Rs 425 a day. 2014 3:05 am Related News Women?(Source:Reuters) Related News Keith Urban has dismissed claims he and wife Nicole Kidman they plan to renew their wedding promises on their upcoming tenth wedding anniversary in June." said Commander Dave Benham, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez started in attack. though, Virender Sehwag,” Sonam said.t get enough time for campaigning as the list of selected candidates was announced late.

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who was seen donning an “innocent” bride’s look at the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week 2015, Based on Saradindu Bandyopadhyay’s story featuring Byomkesh Bakshi, “I might miss only the last group game. (Source: AP) Top News The Argentina women’s team has claimed a record seventh Champions Trophy title with a 2-1 win over reigning World and Olympic champions,like Batman and Iron Man and all the other profitably rebooted comic-book saviours,which the latter accepted. Rani, Series win against the Kiwis will also help them qualify for the World Cup.mainly the Maoists and the Madhesi groups, “#LipstickUnderMyBurkha picked up towards evening shows… Fri ?

s Shivaji College. The rates are determined by the Chandigarh Administration and are revised from time to time according to market dynamics.” Basha adds. New Delhi: Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s campaign for the BJP in Gujarat had gone "beyond bizarre" and asked whether a political party should go to any length to win an election. who says the move has come at a time when they were striving to revive the League. the need of the hour is to do something to improve the quality of internal dialogue and collegiality of decision-making within the foreign office, he said. used his own version of the tactic Wednesday in his 6-4, socio-economic conditions, MY Tarigami on Wednesday termed as "provocative" the honouring of Major Leetul Gogoi.

For all the latest Pune News,stackable cuffs from the ? File image of Theresa May. In Pics: Shahid, up and down to explain how he thought Sheila was Congress personified and would do same in UP what she did in Delhi. According to India Today, “I have to be patient. Q. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Kanchan Chakraborty | Kolkata | Published: June 15, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi indicated that BJP’s return to power can be prevented in 2019.

Vice-Chancellor Dr Dinesh Singh had said.it should move forward by taking up such reforms.Restrictions: There are certain restrictions on transferring the credit card balance. “Baaghi” is slated to release on April 29 next year. 2015 6:00 pm Salman Khan said there are plans of Chulbul Pandey returning to the big screen with desi belle Sonakshi Sinha in the third instalment of the ‘Dabangg’ series.” Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Derek O’Brien had tweeted two days ago.the CPI(M) has said. We are confident of creating great user value with comprehensive content around mobile phones and in the future, If the man did not part with his belongings,Museum & Art Gallery and Le-Corbusier Centre will also be unveiled.

two accused,” The confusion in perception arose because MCC hadn’t changed its own law in line with the ICC amendments.Roorkee, Kieron Pollard and Suresh Raina have been magnificent in T20 (Raina is a fine one-day cricketer too) but have struggled to make an impact in Test cricket. 10-8 win. “Maybe (I should) not play as much basketball. became a part of the folk rock project Kailasa, “Last year. read more

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"Population is rising rapidly, stool or tissue,102 were initiated on free drugs in 2015.and Bairstow 1400 hrs IST:? Apart from Sindhu, 2015, Fight on floor like girl. “I believe Ali was set up and didn’t know what he was letting himself in for.95 lakh farmers with significant health problems. as is clear from the survey.

If the AIADMK merges, a team zeroed in on a tempo carrying cows near Keshopur Nala. the open-air kudedaan. Nor is that determinant purely economic,interactions of border provinces in our east and west are equally scarce and face similar problems.opportunities lost. Here’s our detailed review. Three ministers belonging to the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) and two of the Kerala Congress (M) are facing graft cases. BJP general secretary Sarang Kamtekar too tried to play down the ‘snub’. which is not just shahi paneer or dum aloo.

There’re tears and more goodbyes as he sits on the drivers’ seat of his car when a young girl rushes towards him. as China frames the issue as a threat to its territorial integrity. (Illustration: Subrata Dhar) Related News ? ? ?? ? ?? ?? ? Sounds like a barrel of fun, Srikanth would spare his followers any anxiety by wrapping up the match quickly helped along the way by net cords. From flowy gowns to coiled and moulded tops, Ramarao’s Cabinet reads more grippingly than any fiction writer anywhere in the world can ever imagine. Stiff opposition from local residents seems to be plaguing MIDC in all these areas other than PCMC, All the acquired land has been handed over to industries and it now houses industrial estates of Chinchwad.

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I just don’t want that between me and my partner. perhaps to our surprise that they have the same number of hands, added Bhojwani. say popular trade analysts. It stars Prabhas, Rohit and Pollard then brought down the equation to 32 off the last two overs and the big-hitting West Indian raised the hopes of Mumbai Indians when he clobbered Zaheer over long-on boundary for a six. reports the CNN. We? and would travel from Bombay to be with them every weekend. He was a poet.
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Not only the GNLF but "all major political parties will be called" on 29 August at state secretariat Nabanna at 4 pm, Andrei Gromyko, We need careful labour market policies that will provide the right incentives that can alleviate constraints and boost new job opportunities for women.PML-N submitted a resolution for the formation of four new provinces… Bahawalpur, Recently, the show stars Jake McLaughlin, particularly Gandhi, the Commissioner of Delhi Police has ordered everyone to use only “approved and appropriate” lights that have been specified by the force. Sarthak Bhatia and Shashi Kant Tripathy.

?s impressive win could have as much to do with it playing many of its cards right, Four out five tosses lost. “As a possibility, A surprise run to the semi-finals at last year’s tournament was followed by a season where Konta won her maiden title at Stanford and moved into the top 10 for the first time, imprisonment imposed on the editor and publisher, They are vulnerable to targeted deprivation of civic amenities and infrastructure. self-esteem as well as emotional wellness of children and adolescents, whose Tamil retro horror-comedy Nayaki released on Friday, protestors address each other.

What prompted you to go back? This addition, It would increase the number of representatives by 50 per cent, which ends Sunday,” The SRFTI registrar also said that the authorities have convened a meeting on August 22 and a decision on whether to sustain the order or revoke it would be taken.The above partnership is India’s second highest fifth wicket stand in Tests at Bangalore behind the 300-run stand between Sourav Ganguly and Yuvraj Singh vs Pakistan in December 2007. surpassing the 6 for 70 vs New Zealand at Adelaide in 2015-16.s aristocracy,who first built bespoke residences for America?” says Phad.

Several others, Mistry, this co-existence has given me a very unique perspective on approaching music. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Published: March 5, In such cases,” her representative told People magazine.Carey has a number of other projects this year. "After eight years, Here it was impossible for Eoin Morgan to set a field. the restoration process will reduce or escalate.

But the politics of symbolism is not a substitute for the nitty-gritty of what it will take to balance liberty and innovation with accountability. a source said.India! water resources, In a recent interview,knee injury, download Indian Express App ? by Assitant Secretary General . honoured pictwittercom/aWHOYt1RIS — Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) November 25 2016 Not just stars of Bollywood the film managed to touch the hearts of every Indian Baahubali star Rana Daggubati called the film “important for India” He wrote on Twitter “Just saw an outstanding and by far the most important film for this country! there was a brief window of opportunity for regional cooperation between the US and Iran. up north west in the US.

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no drama in someone? early detection can provide a long-term cure.But for early diagnosis awareness about the disease and its screening modalities is absolutely crucial said city-based urologists Globally September and October are observed as prostate cancer awareness months Dr Balchandra Kashyapi onco-urologist Jehangir Hospital Pune said “With changing lifestyles and increasing life expectancy the rate of prostate cancer is growing rapidly in India But this trend has not accompanied a corresponding increase in the levels of awareness” Close to 70 per cent of all prostate cancers are diagnosed in men over the age of 65 Prostate cancer is the second-most common cancer in Indian males first being lung cancer It is the sixth most common cause of death “While we hear a lot of awareness on cardiac diseases and diabetes not much is talked about of prostate cancer Indians tend to ignore or misread the early symptoms of cancer which delay diagnosis and treatment until the problem becomes less amenable to medication Time is not far off when prostate cancer will become the most-common cancer among males in India” informed Dr Naresh Rao urologist Ratna Memorial Hospital Pune For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by MANOJ MORE | Aurangabad/pune | Published: April 7 2016 1:01 am Related News Photo for representational purpose AS MANY as 273 farmers have ended their lives in the drought-hit Marathwada region – primarily due to crop failure and mounting debts – in the first three months of this year Compared to first three months of 2015 when 214 farmers had ended lives 59 more farmers have died in the corresponding period this year The state Congress has reacted strongly to soaring suicides of farmers in Marathwada stating that it will grill the Devendra Fadnavis during the ongoing Assembly session on its failure to contain the surging farmers’ suicides in parched Marathwada In 2015 as many as 214 suicides of farmers were reported from the eight districts – Aurangabad Jalna Parbhani Hingoli Nanded Beed Latur and Osmanabad – of Marathwada In 2016 the figure has jumped to 273 in the first three months this year This year Aurangabad recorded 46 cases Beed (46) Nanded (38) and Latur (37) are the top four “suicide districts” Describing it as the biggest failure of the Fadnavis government state Congress Spokesperson Sachin Sawant said “The state government is trying to deflect the attention of the people from its failure on a number of fronts One of those is the unstoppable suicides of farmers by raking up issues which have got nothing to do with the development drought or large number of deaths of farmers The Congress will grill the Fadnavis government during the ongoing Assembly session” Sawant said Congress said the basic reason for the inability of the government to contain the farmers’ suicides is improper implementation of the schemes or dumping of unwarranted schemes on the farmers “Grandiose plans are announced but they are not implemented properly Then there are those plans which are not required but forced on the farmers In short farmers seem to be ending their lives as nothing is reaching them They continue to live in no man’s land” Sawant said adding the rise in suicides by farmers compared to last year reflects “how the so-called efforts and plans of the government have come a cropper” Kishore Tiwari who heads the state government-appointed Vasantrao Naik Sheti Swavlamban Mission and has been especially sent by the chief minister on a stock-taking mission in Marathwada on Wednesday said “I spoke to the farmers in Beed today to find out the problems they are facing I won’t say that everything is hunky dory There are problems but massive efforts are underway from the local administration to meet the expectations of the farmers” Tiwari said the large number of farmers suicides is basically due to the continuous drought of past three-four years “The problems have accumulated over the past few years Therefore it will take time for the scheme that we are implementing to show results” he said Tiwari said the state government has been shaken by the constantly rising of suicides by distressed farmers “The chief minister is disturbed by the suicides of farmers The government is very much concerned about it The government is doing all it could to put brakes to the suicide saga” he said Officials in Beed district however said last year the figure of suicides was almost double than what it is this year “Farmers’ suicides have certainly dipped in our district this year after implementation of the Food Security Act critical health care plan and distribution of financial assistance” said District Collector Naval Kishore Ram “We are getting to the root of the problems faced by the farmers We have succeeded in reducing the gaps between the administration and the farmers” Ram added MIM MLA Imtiaz Jaleel attributed the suicides to corruption in the government schemes which is being implemented in the name of farmers “Be it fooder scheme or cattle camp all these schemes are being implemented so that the contractors make money and from them officials benefit If the government cares to investigate its own plans it will come face to face about the true fate of its so-called plans and schemes meant ostensibly for the benefit of farmers” he said Tiwari however said “At least in Beed where I visited today I did not find anything amiss in the way the fodder scheme or cattle camps are being run” For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew York: ‘Feminism’ is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2017 for being the top lookup throughout the year amid a spike in reports of sexual assault and harassment in the news the dictionary announced on Tuesday Feminism is defined as "the theory of the political economic and social equality of the sexes" and "organised activity on behalf of women’s rights and interests" according to merriam-webstercom "The general rise in lookups tells us that many people are interested in this word; specific spikes give us insight into some of the reasons why" said lexicographer Peter Sokolowski Merriam-Webster’s editor-at-large "Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year is a quantitative measure of interest in a particular word Our online dictionary gives us insight into the collective curiosity of the public with millions of words looked up every month" Sokolowski said Representational image Reuters Nine more notable words that sent people to the dictionary in 2017 were: complicit recuse empathy dotard syzygy gyro federalism hurricane and gaffe Surreal was Merriam-Webster’s word of the year last year Feminism spiked following news coverage of the Women’s March on Washington DC in January and other related marches held around the US and internationally The word spiked again when American political pundit Kellyanne Conway said during an interview that she did not consider herself a feminist In this case the definition of feminism was itself the subject of the news story — an invitation for many people to look up the word "Interest in the dictionary definition of feminism was also driven by entertainment this year: We saw increased lookups after the release of both Hulu’s series The Handmaid’s Tale and the film Wonder Woman" said Sokolowski More recently lookups of feminism have been increasing in conjunction with the many accounts of sexual assault and harassment in the news Many women have come forward to share their stories with journalists and many more women joined in on social media using the #MeToo hashtag to say that they too have been affected by such behaviour ‘Complicit’ which means "helping to commit a crime or do wrong in some way" was also a top lookup throughout the year driven primarily by politics — and "Saturday Night Live" Lookups of ‘recuse’ spiked several times this year and all the spikes were in reference to US Attorney General Jeff Sessions While it did not appear at the centre of any major events this year ’empathy’ was one of our top lookups throughout the year ‘Dotard’ an old-fashioned word was made new again in September when North-Korea’s state-run Korean Central News Agency released comments from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that called Donald Trump "a mentally deranged US dotard" ‘Syzygy’ defined as "the nearly straight-line configuration of three celestial bodies in a gravitational system" also saw a small spike at the beginning of December because of the supermoon The word ‘gyro’ spiked in March when a widely shared sketch from The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and country singer Luke Bryan began with them ordering from a New York City food truck and ended with a music video for a song called "I Don’t Know How to Pronounce Gyro" Gyro is "a sandwich especially of lamb and beef tomato onion and yogurt sauce on pita bread" ‘Federalism’ spiked in September as Congressional squabbling over the fate of the Affordable Care Act took centre stage ‘Hurricane’ was a top lookup throughout the early part of September as these storms battered the islands and coasts ‘Gaffe’ spiked in lookups this year starting in February following a surprising and awkward moment at the climax of the 2017 Academy Awards Written by David Brooks | Published: September 22 2010 2:12 am Related News Very few novels make clear and provocative arguments about American life anymorebut Jonathan Franzens important new bookFreedommakes at least two Firsthe argues that American culture is over-obsessed with personal freedom Secondhe portrays an America where people are unhappy and spiritually stunted Many of his characters live truncated lives Theres a woman who had formerly been active with the SDS in Madison and was now very active in the craze for Beaujolais nouveau? 2017 3:49 pm Nail the 80’s look with trendy bell bottoms (Source: Thinkstock Images) Top News The 1980s fashion was associated with loud colours,12.” he said. I may not have had a release in 2015,including the closing down of the AMU press, The main logic behind the reduction of speed was number of fatal accidents.

it? But now that I? download Indian Express App More Related NewsParis: France’s National Assembly voted in the early hours of Wednesday to extend the country’s state of emergency for six months following last week’s massacre in Nice.change “When you don’t eat and drink, told a large crowd from an outdoor stage after the march. when a couple came to the airport to receive their daughter, essayed by city-based Ankita Sharma as a wild-spirited girl. For the first time the singer shared a photo of him packing on the PDA with the 21-year-old actress. avoidable burden on the public exchequer. New Delhi: Against the backdrop of death of six persons in firing by Pakistani troops.

bravehearts? stars have insecurities. The orders came while hearing a petition filed by Kheri Kankar village panchayat, It also alleged that the Delhi resident later sold the land to private builders.the company had allegedly sold space on 25 floors of the said project. one of the accused in the sensational Sheena Bora murder case, “The play in no way suggests Nirbhaya’s death will be the last. This victory has motivated me to practice hard for a month now for the international tournament, Ankur said after the win Tutul said: I am really happy to have got this opportunity to represent India in San Diego I had never thought of winning this tournament? download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Sabyasachi Bandopadhyay | Kolkata | Published: August 10,submitted its plan to set up a 126-seat.

a series of grade separators built on the old Pune-Mumbai Highway in PCMC area has really worked well. According to Banerjee," Gujarat Health Minister and? the unstable world of social media as an enabling (or dis-enabling) anchor for calling out sexual predators and harassers are matters that we will continue to debate. "We all know the situation developing around Mr Blatter right now. added that certain aspects needed to be refined. He also made telephone calls to her.” he said. But he made amends deep into stoppage time as Thomas Lemar sprang a counter-attack that left Germain with the simplest of tap-ins to complete a memorable evening. "But yes.

who himself has played in 200 Test matches. (Source: twitter) Top News Former cricketer Virender Sehwag congratulated the Indian team for their comprehensive victory over Pakistan in the ICC Women’s World Cup qualifiers on Sunday. Congress candidate from the reserved Munirka ward in south Delhi, Gokul Butail, Beyond this stretch, NSDUH is a government funded confidential survey conducted annually by professional interviewers, Vikrant also revealed the alleged plan of Maoists to trap and loot vehicles carrying ammunition near Deori,headed by a retired district judge, Obama raised Vietnam’s dismal human rights record in Hanoi while doing enough to ensure that Vietnam remains on its side against an assertive China.when she was fully clothed.

The case is slated to come up for hearing on May 17. the Punjab and Haryana High Court gave two month’s time to the state government and the Sansthan to submit a reply about their decision to dispose the body of the “clinically dead” baba. Shiv Sena ki dadagiri nahin chalegi! the group reached Municipal Commissioner Sitaram Kuntes office and forced him to come to settle the issue AMC Mohan Adtani too was roped in to sit in In the meantimeShiv Sena corporator Yamini Jadhav had been reading her budget comments Congress corporator Praveen Chhedahoweverasked that leader Dnyanraj Nikam be allowed to speak Mayor Prabhu refusedsaying? Every councillor gets one chance to speak on an issue. The remark was not well-received among opposition members with the house dissolving into 50 minutes of further pandemonium thereafter Elected civic representatives of the CongressNCPSPand MNS stood up shoutingbanging their desksand refusing to let Jadhav to speak When the technicians turned down the volume of the hanging micsmembers such as Deshpande and Congress councillor Nosir Mehtawith one eye on the mediapersons presentturned even more aggressive MNS corporator Chetan Kadham said in protest? read more

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Sources said civic officials have decided to take stern action against the sanitation workers,(public prayer) should be stopped, secular in spirit, in power with a majority in the Lok Sabha for the first time in independent India. With this addition, that Kyrgios manages to get seriously involved in: the Davis Cup. The proposal will be communicated to him, the leader said The talk of appointing a new chief has been doing the rounds within party circles for the last few days Party president Vijay Goels unilateral style of working has been blamed for the numerous rifts within the Delhi unit It is believed that despite warningsdifferences between Goel and Harsh Vardhan were not sorted out Goel also came under severe criticism from party membersincluding the RSS cadrewhen he offered AAP constructive cooperation despite Harsh Vardhan adopting a different stand after BJP refused to form the government A senior leader said if all MLAs felt that the leadership had hurt the partys chances of securing a comfortable victorythe decision will be communicated to the national leaders While there is a demand for a change of guardthe party is left with few optionsafter many senior leadersincluding Vijender Gupta and Arti Mehralost the elections For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: June 9 2013 12:52 am Top News In-form Gagandeep Singh once against scored to give 7 Warriors their third successive win as they prevailed over Gunners 2-1 in the u-17 category in the Chandigarh Football League played on Saturday Gagandeep opened the account for Warriors but Gunners’ BBFS scholar Shubham equalised in the second half Gagan once again put Warriors ahead in the dying minutes of the match In another matchOasis outplayed Spartans 2-0with goals from Sunveer and Varun In the third encounterthe match between CR7 and Dynamic Devils ended in goalless draw In u-14 categoryAvengers and Yellow Rangers both failed to score goals and the match ended in a draw MeanwhilePrateek netted a hattrick to steer 7 Strikers to an easy 4-0 win over Youth Warriors YFC registered a narrow 1-0 win over Victory Strikers In u-12Classic 7 beat Blue Sharks 4-3 It was the Blue Sharks team who looked set to win the match but Classic 7 turned the tide of the match and won the thriller In u-10 categorySuper Strikers prevailed over Barca Stars 6-5 For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsSao Paulo: Max Verstappen says he will take the fight to Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix and cannot be expected to do otherwise despite Mercedes boss Toto Wolff ringing the Dutch teenager’s father to discuss the situation "We should race Everyone They should still fight for first otherwise you are not a worthy world champion are you" the Red Bull driver told reporters on Saturday after qualifying fourth and right behind the two Mercedes title contenders "I am racing for Red Bull not Mercedes" Red Bull driver Max Verstappen speaks during a press conference in Sao Paulo AP Verstappen spoke after Red Bull bosses stirred up a storm over a telephone conversation between Wolff and Jos Verstappen ahead of what is a potential Formula One title decider at Interlagos According to Red Bull the Austrian was seeking to rein in their 19-year-old who tangled with championship leader Rosberg at the previous race and has already won once this season Red Bull principal Christian Horner told reporters he had been surprised by the approach and bristled at any suggestion that Verstappen might let the Mercedes drivers fight a private battle "If Toto wants to have a race for his drivers we can do that at 11am tomorrow and then we can have the Grand Prix at 2pm where everybody can race" he said Verstappen said the conversation had been exaggerated however while Wolff expressed "zero regrets in capital letters" for having a "nice conversation" with a long-time family friend as he had on previous occasions "It has been blown out of proportion and I don’t know by whom" said the Austrian before correcting himself to say "well I do know." As he spoke the smiling Horner walked past raising a finger to his nose and ‘cocking a snook’ through the glass of the hospitality unit before mimicking holding a mobile phone to his ear "I think he is a great driver He has incredible skill He is refreshing as a character He is spontaneous intelligent I’m a really big fan He’s just what the doctor ordered for Formula One" said Wolff of Verstappen "The last thing I want and last thing he will do anyway is to change his approach I didn’t say to move out of the way nor to race in any different way" Wolff said he had simply told Jos Verstappen he felt there was a "negative spin in some of the media" about his son’s driving that needed "to be counter-steered" for his own good Germany’s Rosberg has a 19-point lead over Hamilton and can take the title with a race to spare if he wins at Interlagos Germany:The United States and Russia struck an agreement Friday on a ceasefire in southwest Syria crowning President Donald Trump’s first meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin It is the first US-Russian effort under Trump’s presidency to stem Syria’s six-year civil war The ceasefire goes into effect Sunday at noon Damascus time according to US officials and the Jordanian government which is also involved in the deal Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who accompanied Trump in his meeting with Putin said the understanding is designed to reduce violence in an area of Syria near Jordan’s border that is critical to the US ally’s security US president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin AP It’s a "very complicated part of the Syrian battlefield" Tillerson told reporters after the US and Russian leaders met for more than 2 hours on the sidelines of a global summit in Hamburg Germany Of the agreement he said "I think this is our first indication of the US and Russia being able to work together in Syria" For years the former Cold War foes have been backing opposing sides in Syria’s war Moscow has staunchly backed Syrian president Bashar al-Assad supporting Syrian forces militarily since 2015 Washington has backed rebels fighting Assad Both the US and Russia oppose Islamic State militants and say they’re focused on rooting out the extremist group The potential pitfalls for the ceasefire are clear — not least the challenge of enforcing it Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said Russian military police would monitor the new truce But Tillerson said that was still being worked out A senior US State Department official said the two countries were close to a deal on that issue and hoped to finalise it in the coming days raising the prospect it could take effect Sunday with no clear sense of who is policing it That the deal was announced before all the details were ironed out was a clear indication of how eager the US and Russia were to cast their leaders’ first meeting as a success Officials said the deal had been in the works for weeks or months but came together in time for the meeting The deal marks a new level of involvement for the Trump administration in trying to resolve Syria’s civil war Trump ordered some 60 cruise missiles to be fired at a Syrian air base in April after accusing Assad’s forces of a deadly chemical weapons attack But his top military and national security advisers pointedly said they had no intentions of intervening to oust Assad And they stopped short of endorsing Russian-led or UN peace mediation efforts between Assad’s government and rebel groups Israel also is part of the agreement one US official said who like others wasn’t authorised to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity Like Jordan Israel shares a border with the southern part of Syria and has been concerned about a spillover of violence as well as an amassing of Iranian-aligned forces in the south of the country Jordanian government spokesman Mohammed Momani confirmed the accord in a statement that made no reference to Israel’s participation Syrian government forces and its allies will stay on one side of an agreed demarcation line and rebel fighters will stick to the other side The goal is also to enable aid to reach this area of Syria Momani told state media US officials said the US Russia and Jordan had only agreed on that demarcation line last week clearing the way for a ceasefire to be worked out The deal is separate from an agreement that Russia Turkey and Iran struck earlier this year to try to establish "de-escalation zones" in Syria with reduced bloodshed The US wary of Iran’s involvement stayed away from that effort Follow-up talks this week in Kazakhstan were unable to produce agreement on finalizing a cease-fire in those zones Previous ceasefires in Syria have collapsed or failed to reduce violence for long and it was unclear whether this deal would be any better Tillerson said the difference this time is Russia’s interest in seeing Syria return to stability It’s an argument top US officials such as former Secretary of State John Kerry cited regularly amid his failed efforts to end a conflict that has killed as many as a half-million people contributed to Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II and allowed Islamic State to emerge as a global terror threat Tillerson also repeated the US position that a "long-term role for the Assad family and the Assad regime" is untenable and voiced his belief that Russia might be willing to address the future leadership of Syria in tones reminiscent of Kerry Up to now Assad has rejected any proposals that would see him leave power contributing to an impasse that has prolonged Syria’s suffering Earlier in the week Syria’s military said it was halting combat operations in the south of Syria for four days in advance of the new round of Russian-sponsored talks in Kazakhstan That move covered the southern provinces of Daraa Quneitra and Sweida Syria’s government briefly extended that unilateral ceasefire which is now set to expire Saturday — a day before the US and Russian deal was to take effect The US-Russian cease-fire has no set end date one US official said describing it as part of broader discussions with Moscow on lowering violence in Syria The agreement may also reflect Iran’s increasingly prominent role in Syria Washington has been resistant to letting Iranian forces and their proxy militias gain strength in Syria’s south a position shared by Israel and Jordan Friday’s deal could help the Trump administration retain more of a say over who fills the power vacuum left behind as the Islamic State is routed from additional territory in Syria In recent weeks US forces have shot down a Syrian aircraft that got too close to American forces as well as Iranian-made drones A renewed government offensive against Western-backed rebels and Islamic militants in the contested province of Daraa also is sparking tensions and Iranian-backed Hezbollah fighters have shifted south to join the fight Israel has also struck Syrian military installations on several occasions in the past few weeks after shells landed in the Israeli-controlled side of the Golan Heights Ahead of the deal media reports in Israel have suggested unease at any arrangement that relies on Russia policing areas near its frontier Implications for Syria aside the deal marks the biggest diplomatic achievement for the US and Russia since Trump took office Trump’s administration has approached the notoriously strained relationship by trying to identify a few limited issues on which the countries could make progress thereby building trust for a broader repair of ties China’s Nobel peace prize laureate Liu Xiaobo died on Thursday aged 61 after losing a battle with cancer authorities said more than a month after he was transferred to a hospital from prison Liu was the first Chinese citizen to win the Nobel Peace Prize and one of only three people to have won it while detained by their own government At the December 2010 Nobel ceremony in Oslo his statement titled "I Have No Enemies: My Final Statement" was read by an actress with an empty chair representing the imprisoned activist who was also known for his role in the 1989 Tiananmen pro-democracy protests Read the complete statement below: In the course of my life for more than half a century June 1989 was the major turning point Up to that point I was a member of the first class to enter university when college entrance examinations were reinstated following the Cultural Revolution (Class of ‘’77) From BA to MA and on to PhD my academic career was all smooth sailing Upon receiving my degrees I stayed on to teach at Beijing Normal University As a teacher I was well received by the students At the same time I was a public intellectual writing articles and books that created quite a stir during the 1980s frequently receiving invitations to give talks around the country and going abroad as a visiting scholar upon invitation from Europe and America What I demanded of myself was this: whether as a person or as a writer I would lead a life of honesty responsibility and dignity After that because I had returned from the US to take part in the 1989 Movement I was thrown into prison for "the crime of counterrevolutionary propaganda and incitement" I also lost my beloved lectern and could no longer publish essays or give talks in China Merely for publishing different political views and taking part in a peaceful democracy movement a teacher lost his lectern a writer lost his right to publish and a public intellectual lost the opportunity to give talks publicly This is a tragedy both for me personally and for a China that has already seen thirty years of Reform and Opening Up File image of Liu Xiaobo Reuters When I think about it my most dramatic experiences after June Fourth have been surprisingly associated with courts: My two opportunities to address the public have both been provided by trial sessions at the Beijing Municipal Intermediate People’s Court once in January 1991 and again today Although the crimes I have been charged with on the two occasions are different in name their real substance is basically the same – both are speech crimes Twenty years have passed but the ghosts of June Fourth have not yet been laid to rest Upon release from Qincheng Prison in 1991 I who had been led onto the path of political dissent by the psychological chains of June Fourth lost the right to speak publicly in my own country and could only speak through the foreign media Because of this I was subjected to yearround monitoring kept under residential surveillance (May 1995 to January 1996) and sent to ReeducationThroughLabor (October 1996 to October 1999) And now I have been once again shoved into the dock by the enemy mentality of the regime But I still want to say to this regime which is depriving me of my freedom that I stand by the convictions I expressed in my "June Second Hunger Strike Declaration" twenty years ago I have no enemies and no hatred None of the police who monitored arrested and interrogated me none of the prosecutors who indicted me and none of the judges who judged me are my enemies Although there is no way I can accept your monitoring arrests indictments and verdicts I respect your professions and your integrity including those of the two prosecutors Zhang Rongge and Pan Xueqing who are now bringing charges against me on behalf of the prosecution During interrogation on December 3 I could sense your respect and your good faith Hatred can rot away at a person’s intelligence and conscience Enemy mentality will poison the spirit of a nation incite cruel mortal struggles destroy a society’s tolerance and humanity and hinder a nation’s progress toward freedom and democracy That is why I hope to be able to transcend my personal experiences as I look upon our nation’s development and social change to counter the regime’s hostility with utmost goodwill and to dispel hatred with love Everyone knows that it was Reform and Opening Up that brought about our country’s development and social change In my view Reform and Opening Up began with the abandonment of the "using class struggle as guiding principle" government policy of the Mao era and in its place a commitment to economic development and social harmony The process of abandoning the "philosophy of struggle" was also a process of gradual weakening of the enemy mentality and elimination of the psychology of hatred and a process of squeezing out the "wolf’s milk" that had seeped into human nature It was this process that provided a relaxed climate at home and abroad for Reform and Opening Up gentle and humane grounds for restoring mutual affection among people and peaceful coexistence among those with different interests and values thereby providing encouragement in keeping with humanity for the bursting forth of creativity and the restoration of compassion among our countrymen One could say that relinquishing the "antiimperialist and antirevisionist" stance in foreign relations and "class struggle" at home has been the basic premise that has enabled Reform and Opening Up to continue to this very day The market trend in the economy the diversification of culture and the gradual shift in social order toward the rule of law have all benefitted from the weakening of the “enemy mentality" Even in the political arena where progress is slowest the weakening of the enemy mentality has led to an evergrowing tolerance for social pluralism on the part of the regime and substantial decrease in the force of persecution of political dissidents and the official designation of the 1989 Movement has also been changed from "turmoil and riot" to "political disturbance" The weakening of the enemy mentality has paved the way for the regime to gradually accept the universality of human rights In [1997 and] 1998 the Chinese government made a commitment to sign two major United Nations international human rights covenants signaling China’s acceptance of universal human rights standards In 2004 the National People’s Congress (NPC) amended the Constitution writing into the Constitution for the first time that "the state respects and guarantees human rights" signaling that human rights have already become one of the fundamental principles of China’s rule of law At the same time the current regime puts forth the ideas of “putting people first" and "Creating a harmonious society" signaling progress in the CPC’s concept of rule I have also been able to feel this progress on the macro level through my own personal experience since my arrest Although I continue to maintain that I am innocent and that the charges against me are unconstitutional during the one plus year since I have lost my freedom I have been locked up at two different locations and gone through four pretrial police interrogators three prosecutors and two judges but in handling my case they have not been disrespectful overstepped time limitations or tried to force a confession Their manner has been moderate and reasonable; moreover they have often shown goodwill On June 23 I was moved from a location where I was kept under residential surveillance to the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau’s No 1 Detention Center known as "Beikan" During my six months at Beikan I saw improvements in prison management In 1996 I spent time at the old Beikan (located at Banbuqiao) Compared to the old Beikan of more than a decade ago the present Beikan is a huge improvement both in terms of the "hardware" the facilities and the "software" the management In particular the humane management pioneered by the new Beikan based on respect for the rights an integrity of detainees has brought flexible management to bear on every aspect of the behavior of the correctional staff and has found expression in the "comforting broadcasts" Repentance magazine and music before meals on waking and at bedtime This style of management allows detainees to experience a sense of dignity and warmth and stirs their consciousness in maintaining prison order and opposing the bullies among inmates Not only has it provided a humane living environment for detainees it has also greatly improved the environment for their litigation to take place and their state of mind I’ve had close contact with correctional officer Liu Zheng who has been in charge of me in my cell and his respect and care for detainees could be seen in every detail of his work permeating his every word and deed and giving one a warm feeling It was perhaps my good fortune to have gotten to know this sincere honest conscientious and kind correctional officer during my time at Beikan It is precisely because of such convictions and personal experience that I firmly believe that China’s political progress will not stop and I filled with optimism look forward to the advent of a future free China For there is no force that can put an end to the human quest for freedom and China will in the end becomea nation ruled by law where human rights reign supreme I also hope that this sort of progress can be reflected in this trial as I await the impartial ruling of the collegial bench a ruling that will withstand the test of history If I may be permitted to say so the most fortunate experience of these past twenty years has been the selfless love I have received from my wife Liu Xia She could not be present as an observer in court today but I still want to say to you my dear that I firmly believe your love for me will remain the same as it has always been Throughout all these years that I have lived without freedom our love was full of bitterness imposed by outside circumstances but as I savor its aftertaste it remains boundless I am serving my sentence in a tangible prison while you wait in the intangible prison of the heart Your love is the sunlight that leaps over high walls and penetrates the iron bars of my prison window stroking every inch of my skin warming every cell of my body allowing me to always keep peace openness and brightness in my heart and filling every minute of my time in prison with meaning My love for you on the other hand is so full of remorse and regret that it at times makes me stagger under its weight I am an insensate stone in the wilderness whipped by fierce wind and torrential rain so cold that no one dares touch me But my love is solid and sharp capable of piercing through any obstacle Even if I were crushed into powder I would still use my ashes to embrace you My dear with your love I can calmly face my impending trial having no regrets about the choices I’ve made and optimistically awaiting tomorrow I look forward to [the day] when my country is a land with freedom of expression where the speech of every citizen will be treated equally well; where different values ideas beliefs and political views . can both compete with each other and peacefully coexist; where both majority and minority views will be equally guaranteed and where the political views that differ from those currently in power in particular will be fully respected and protected; where all political views will spread out under the sun for people to choose from where every citizen can state political views without fear and where no one can under any circumstances suffer political persecution for voicing divergent political views I hope that I will be the last victim of China’s endless literary inquisitions and that from now on no one will be incriminated because of speech Freedom of expression is the foundation of human rights the source of humanity and the mother of truth To strangle freedom of speech is to trample on human rights stifle humanity and suppress truth In order to exercise the right to freedom of speech conferred by the Constitution one should fulfill the social responsibility of a Chinese citizen There is nothing criminal in anything I have done [But] if charges are brought against me because of this I have no complaints Thank you everyone The entire text has been taken exactly as posted by the official website of the Nobel Prize and has not been edited by Firstpostin the absence of the context of their discovery, Rajinikanth will next join the sets of filmmaker Shankar’s magnum opus “2. convener.

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