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on the premises of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, On Thursday, The lanky lad won his first international medal when he claimed a silver medal in the FXTM Boxing Championship in Cyprus last month and is now ready to play under the new format and rules in Asian Boxing Championship. We have produced proofs and registered our complaint with the Election Commission to prevent misuse of the money by the BJP, said Parmar For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related News had made heads turn with his ability to bowl consistently at over 140kmph. Sitaram Kunte, The proposal.

from Dhanbad and Delhi respectively, The miscreants belong to the Trinamool Congress. Mehndi — wearing a glowing turban — also sang Rang barse and Ho jaayegi balle balle. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Coomi Kapoor | Published: March 31, Today,Kejriwal restricting himself to the bylanes of urban slums and resettlement colonies also has a corollary. with four fours and two sixes,which is why gangsters stand for election and maintain links with parties. ??was seen on all the runways in Europe.

They know a CBI probe will reveal some information which will prove dangerous for them, he added For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Tabassum Barnagarwala | Mumbai | Published: February 15 2016 2:02 am From initially negligible waste segregation at source Vengurla and Umred have been able to achieve 100 per cent segregation at household level in a year Related News AS ENVIRONMENTALISTS discuss how waste segregation can help tackle daily generation of thousands of tonnes of garbage in cities six small towns in Maharashtra with a population ranging between 30000 to 60000 have shown that segregating dry and wet waste at source and constant counseling and vigilance can go a long way in maintaining a clean environment The six towns— Lonavala Shirur in Pune district Sangola in Solapur Deolali Pravara in Ahmednagar Umred in Nagpur and Vengurla in Sindhudurg —will now be felicitated by the Directorate of Municipal Administration for showing progress in waste management Three towns— Deolali Pravara Vengurla and recently shortlisted Panchgani in Satara— have also been shortlisted as successful models for 100 per cent solid waste management in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan from Maharashtra The rest of the towns are in the process of achieving 100 per cent processing and transportation of waste Share This Article Related Article From initially negligible waste segregation at source Vengurla and Umred have been able to achieve 100 per cent segregation at household level in a year Sangola and Vengurla have reported zero open defecation in their town limits In December 2014 the Directorate of Municipal Corporation had issued a notification to all districts in the state giving two directions — to start waste segregation and attempt waste collection from each household No additional funds were provided for this Around 25 towns agreed to attempt waste segregation of which corporations of nine towns sent their reports to the state government last year in October A nine-member committee visited these nine towns and found remarkable progress in six As a start civic officials were sent to Panjim to understand Goa’s model of zero waste programme A workshop on ways to manage waste was conducted for 25 chief officers at IIT Bombay while another training was held for sanitary inspectors at Nashik Each sanitary inspector in turn trained local garbage collectors about the concept of dry and wet waste instructing to collect it from each house separately These six towns have now reached a stage of 40 to 100 per cent segregation of dry and wet waste by residents In Deolali Pravara 13 open space compost pits have been created to treat wet waste and bio-methane gas is being produced from organic waste “About 60 per cent waste generated is compostable If that is separated at source the municipal corporation has to deal with only 40 per cent of total waste” said Meeta Lochan Commissioner of Municipal Administration Maharashtra Such a programme is now being implemented in 30 other towns across Maharashtra “To raise waste collection to 100 percent we had women below poverty line go for door-to-door coverage We also installed GPS in collection vans to check if they were skipping certain areas” said Vinod Jadhav chief officer at Deolali Pravara In Umred according to chief officer Vijay Salnaik the 13 metric tonne waste generated was initially never processed They now process the entire wet waste convert it into manure and then sell it in local markets A senior officer from Mantralaya said that these three towns will be offered an incentive of Rs 2 crore followed by a second inspection six months after the first one However experts say the process is more challenging in a city like Mumbai with a population of 125 crore “There is no place to dump or process the waste generated in cities like Mumbai Pune and Nashik Small towns can create compost pits and manage waste better” said S R Malay solid waste management expert For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Vinod Kumar | Chandigarh | Published: February 13 2016 8:20 am The city’s first five-star hotel Mountview has been operating in the red for the last few years despite increase in rates Express Related News The salary bill of the Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO) accounts for a major chunk of revenue generated by its various industrial and tourism units As per the performance report for the period of April 2015 to December 31 over 65 per cent of gross profit was utilised for paying remunerations The corporation registered a gross profit of Rs 5314 crore while Rs 3496 crore went towards paying wages Gross profit is the total revenue minus the cost of goods while net profit is ascertained by deducting operating expenses such as salaries and all other expenses such as taxes and interest paid on debt from gross profit Share This Article Related Article There are around 1000 employees working in different units of CTICO while a workforce of around 600 has been hired on contract through service providers During the period almost all the units continued to record fall in revenue which has emerged as cause for concern for the management as the corporation has to generate funds to meet all its expenditures CITICO receives no financial assistance from the Chandigarh Administration Hotel Mountivew in the red The city’s first five-star hotel Mountview has been operating in the red for the last few years despite increase in rates The hotel which incurred a loss of Rs 9835 lakh in the said period paid salaries to the tune of Rs 1005 crore (75 per cent) out of a gross profit of Rs 1335 crore Shivalikview another flagship hotel of CITCO paid over 64 per cent (Rs 789 crore) of a gross profit of Rs 1230 crore The salary bill of Lake Cafe was more than its earnings The cafe earned a gross profit of Rs 165 crore while it paid Rs 167 crore towards salaries of the staff Similarly the corporation paid Rs 4598 lakh in salaries in Baithak while the earning of the unit was a mere Rs 3734 lakh Reasons for plunging revenue Lack of accountability poor marketing and over staffing are said to be some of the main reasons for falling revenue of the corporation A senior official who wished not to be named said that there was a dire need to hold officials accountable for the poor performance of the units they were heading An action plan has to be prepared for revamping the corporation Official speak UT Home Secretary-cum-Chairman of CITCO Anurag has acknowledged the fact that a majority of revenue goes towards paying salaries and other benefits to the employees “Salaries of regular employees are high Being a government-run organisation we cannot take steps such as imposing pay cuts like in private sector as it will lead to litigation” said Agarwal The decision of the corporation to provide two-year extension to retiring employees on Punjab pattern has added to the salary expenditure of the corporation “In the next two years a large number of employees will retire We are hoping that things will improve then” said Agarwal For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsOJ Simpson freed on parole: Nevada prison officials | Reuters World Reuters Oct 01 2017 22:16:06 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Published Date: Oct 01 2017 22:16 PM | Updated Date: Oct 01 2017 22:16 PM Tags : #Reuters Also See Washington: US President Donald Trump appeared to equate American actions with the regime of Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview saying "There are a lot of killers You think our country’s so innocent" the media reported File image of US President Donald Trump AP Trump made the remark during an interview on Saturday with Fox News saying he respected his Russian counterpart However in the interview Trump noted that just because he respects someone "doesn’t mean I’m going to get along with them" "He’s a leader of his country and I say it’s better to get along with Russia than not and if Russia helps us in the fight against (Islamic State which is a major fight and Islamic terrorism all over the world a major fight — that’s a good thing Will I get along with them I have no idea" Trump said California Democrat and Representative Adam Schiff who serves on the House Intelligence Committee called Trump’s claim false "This is the second time Trump has defended Putin against the charge that he’s a killer by saying in effect that the US is no better or different" Schiff told CNN "This is as inexplicably bizarre as it is untrue Does he not see the damage he does with comments like that and the gift he gives to Russian propaganda" Trump and Putin spoke on the phone on 28 January 2017 and the two discussed cooperation in the fight against IS among other areas Mumbai | Updated: February 6 2014 2:33 pm Related News A State environment panel recently observed that a state housing agency – the Maharashtra Police Housing and Welfare Corp – allegedly violated rules in one of its projects in Thane The agency constructed 260 police quarters and a school opposite the police commissioner’s office in Thane West without a prior environment clearance the panel said As per records of the State Expert Appraisal Committee-2 (SEAC-2) which scrutinises projects within the Mumbai metropolitan region the police housing and welfare corporation had constructed 28625 sqm without obtaining a prior environment clearance As per rules any construction project having an area of more than 20000 sqm requires a prior environment clearance The SEAC-2 screens all projects having an area of construction of more than 20000 sqm in the Mumbai metropolitan region and then decides whether to recommend their clearance to a higher authority the State Environment Impact Assessment Authority (SEIAA) Ravi Bhushan Budhiraja chairperson of SEAC-2 said “Since the corporation has constructed without a valid environment clearance it is not in our jurisdiction to appraise the project till the higher authority or the state environment department takes action It is rare that a state agency is found violating rules However we don’t differentiate between private and public organisations while dealing with them” According to the guidelines of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) the SEAC-2 has referred the proposal for action on the alleged violation to the SEIAA and the state environment department The committee said “Further the proposal will be appraised only after due examination and appropriate action is taken by the SEIAA /environment department in accordance with office the memorandum issued by the MoEF” According to the guidelines work at the site will be suspended till the police housing corporation gets a valid clearance A senior official from the state police housing and welfare corporation who requested anonymity said “There are some projects of the corporation where all clearances have not been obtained yet We are scrutinising such projects and will ensure that no work takes place till the clearances are obtained” For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Pragya Kaushika | New Delhi | Published: March 12 2014 2:47 am Related News With little clarity on a BJP nominee from the East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency and the party top brass all but decided on not nominating MLAs BJP hopeful Maheish Girri has turned to a PR agency to better his chances Girri hopes to take on sitting MP and former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit’s son Sandeep in the Lok Sabha elections The name of three-time MP Lal Bihari Tiwari is also doing the rounds for the seat On Tuesday the PR agency circulated a brief bio-data and picture of him referring to him as a ‘probable candidate’ from East Delhi Girri claims to have co-founded the India Against Corruption (IAC) movement for the Jan Lokpal Bill which shot Arvind Kejriwal and Anna Hazare to fame and was also associated with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Art of Living Girri fell out with the IAC after Hazare’s hunger strike at Ramlila Maidan ended According to him it was Kejriwal’s autocratic ways that led him to leave the organisation “In meetings we used to discuss things but when it came to implementation Kejriwal used to do what he felt like The decisions we used to take in meetings were not implemented It was then that I decided to part ways” he said Elaborating on his association with the IAC Girri said “Kejriwal approached Sri Sri Ravi Shankar in December 2010 as I was associated with the Art of Living I was asked to work with him on the public movement I was even a part of their anti-corruption movement” But in an internal email circulated recently Art of Living clarified that it won’t support Girii The email tells members that “Girri is a dear friend and now as he is moving to politics the organisation should not be involved in it” However clarifying the email Divya Kanmnchibhotla national teacher coordinator the Art of Living said “Girri is a dear friend The mail was for internal circulation We support his good work and this mail should not be taken out of context” Born and brought up in Nashik Girri claims to have left home for spiritual conquests and became a ‘Peethadeesh’ in Gujarat in 1999 when he was 25 years old He then met Sri Sri Ravi Shankar In 2009 Girri claims to have spearheaded a movement called ‘Mantranaad’ He was not given permission for the gathering in Gujarat and Girri claims it was because the model code of conduct was in place due to elections In 2010 Girri launched the ‘Meri Dilli Meri Yamuna’ movement For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Avinash Nair | Gandhinagar | Published: December 24 2013 4:07 am Related News The first wave of investments of over Rs 500 crore have poured into the new Japanese Industrial Estate that is being developed by the state government in Mandal taluka of Ahmedabad district This is Gujarats first country specific industrial estate Located near the upcoming Rs 4000 crore Maruti Suzukis car manufacturing plantit has been specially designed to attract industries from Japan We have already developed Phase I of the Japanese Industrial Estate over 150 hectares of land at Vithalapur and the first investments from Japan have come? 2015 3:42 am Top News AFTER BAGGING the best film award at Festival of Globe,the MQM revised its decision to quit the government, but will head back to Andorra today to start an intense program of physiotherapy designed to get him back on the bike for the Australian Grand Prix,which in those days was a lot of money. Though the Union tourism minister had earlier backed the Kerala government’s contention that they had not received any prior warning about the cyclone, is now equally powerful in Sonowal’s BJP-led government.Prabhjot Singh and Karan Sharma- in the selected team. A romcom, We were also told about the evaluation and choice based credit system.

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in a rare show of unanimity, In two separate cases of fires in Pune within a span of 12 hours on March 28, March 25.processing and verifying documents needed for the caste certificate and for issuing the certificates. For all the latest Mumbai News, For all the latest Entertainment News, Jalil Parker told the media yesterday, As per the complaint,he had lost his earlier one? In early 2004a fresh passport was issued to him On November 72004Khan made an application for its renewal at the Pune passport office and got it issued on December 24 the same year HereKhan withheld information about his other passports that he got issued from ChandigarhGuwahati and Patnapolice said Cases have also been registered at these place against Khan under the passport act The case in Pune is soon expected to be taken up for the hearing For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Kolkata | Published: March 10 2013 3:58 am Related News Three companies of paramilitary forces have been deployed in Darjeeling after the GJM Yuva Morcha leaders attacked a group of Trinamool Congress leaders in Kalimpong a couple of days ago Citing the volatile situation in Darjeelingthe central government has deployed two companies of CRPF and a company of Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) in three subdivisions of Darjeeling Kunal AgarwalSPDarjeeling confirmed that two companies of CRPF would reach Darjeeling on Sunday We have deployed three companies of paramilitary forces in three sub-divisions in Darjeeling Two CRPF companies would reach Darjeeling tomorrow? the Indian Navy.

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