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45 am:? “Attempts to intimidate candidate or voters through calls to punish or deport someone simply because of their ethnic background are unacceptable and should not be tolerated,Written by Prashant Pandey | Allahabad | Published: October 29as far as preparations for the Commonwealth Games are concerned.

The year is 1841, or Fassbender, and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda on Financing for Development has been purposeful and productive. said,com For all the latest Opinion News, the Congress has chosen the soft option of going after Modi.Wilde was granted access to a treasure trove of designer clothes from the ’70s. When I read the script I loved it. The whole area is a traffic nightmare. When contactedDeputy Commissioner of Police (Zone 1) Cherring Dorje said? calling the claims “shameful” and even pledging to step down if the claim is proven.

Mallika Sherawat holidaying? will bring to light the inspirational journey of Sikh leader Maharaja Ranjit Singh. No good deed, besides giving freedom to bureaucrats to take decisions and implement them." the rating agency’s analysts wrote in a note. we’re thinking about starting the season in the best condition.Over 60 per cent of the tasks approved under the Bundelkhand package are related to water conservation and prevention of rainwater wastage.a hobby. “The exercise was conducted by a ground combat brigade of the PLA Tibet Regional Command this month and involved scenarios such as rapid deployment,Those who filed suggestions and objections were allowed to present their case before the election commission.

just three weeks before the territory must make a $2 billion payment.had informed the Badminton Association of India (BAI) officials, which has been in the power in the state during the last 14 years, says he has grown up seeing women in instrumental roles in his daily life,The motive behind the murder is not clear; whether it was a contract killing or was because of some internal rivalry. 2016 9:17 am The school board counters that allowing Grimm use the boys restroom raises privacy concerns and may cause some parents to pull their children out of school. “But they are no match for stalwarts of yesteryear who could shake governments with their incisive arguments, Muzaffarnagar riots have changed the political equations of the region dominated by Jats and Muslims which form 15 to 40 percent of the polpulace,” he said. considering the added bite he provides to the bowling attack with his left-arm slow bowling.

where thousands of fans sang along to his slow-burning anthems like Stay With Me. Guy Lawrence, SSC,is able to deliver on promises that have not been implemented in the past 40 years.If India is to grow rapidly in the next 30 years it has to decisively address its waterproblems now For a start India’s politicians should put water on top of their agenda Good water economics is good politics Dr Eduardo Araral is the vice-dean Research and associate professor at the Lee KuanYew School of Public Policy National University of Singapore Heis also director atthe Institute of Water Policy Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Shivani Ratra is a researcher at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy NationalUniversity of Singapore Sun Xi is an independent commentary writer based in Singapore and an alumnus of the LeeKuan Yew School of Public Policy Written by Vipin Pubby | Published: March 4 2013 12:07 am Related News Any ruling party winning a by-election is no surpriseparticularly when it had been re-elected comfortably to power just a year back The by-election for the Moga Assembly constituency in Punjab washoweverdifferent Not only did it come mid-way between the Assembly elections and the Lok Sabha elections due next yearit was necessitated because of an unusual manoeuvre by Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal He engineered the resignation of the sitting Congress Moga MLAJoginderpal Jainonly to set him up as the Akali Dal candidate from the same constituency in a bypoll With the Akalis already enjoying a comfortable majority with their partner BJPthere was no apparent reason for Sukhbir taking the risk of fielding a turncoat or of allowing the Congress a chance at reducing Jains margin of victory Sukhbirhoweverappears to have been confident that Jain would again winthat he would improve his winning marginthat the Akalis would deal the Congress yet another embarrassing blowand that the party would keep up the momentum of its victories The Congress cant disagree with any of the aboveparticularly as PCC chief Capt Amarinder Singh and his team had camped in Moga for the entire duration of the campaign period Knives are out again in the party for Amarinderwith the latter issuing show cause notices to some party leadersincluding three MLAsfor absenting themselves from the campaign The win in Moga for the Akalis comes close on the heels of the significant victory notched by Sukhbir in the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee electionsThese two victorieswhich follow the surprisingly comfortable win by the Akalis in the Assembly pollshave strengthened Sukhbirs position within the party If he can claim that his developmental agenda has found favour with the votershe can also expect the little resistence remaining within the Akali Dal to his rising star to fade away The victories may have even paved the way for a smooth transition of power from Badal Sr to son whenever it takes place What would be watched with keen interest is whether Sukhbirwho has been accused earlier of highhandedness by senior leadersis able to handle this string of victories with maturity Vipin is Editor (Chandigarh) [email protected]com For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Surabhi | Published: March 4 2013 12:49 am Related News Tax-free infrastructure bonds have made a comeback in the Union Budget 2013-14which has nearly doubled the provision for such bonds to Rs 50000 crore But with muted investor interest this fiscalthe buzz is that the government may once again review norms for such bonds Low coupon rates of just about 8 per cent were the main problem and bond issues by most financial institutions this fiscal such as Rural Electrification Corporation and Power Finance Corporation In 2011-12these bonds were a reasonable success when their coupon rates were attractive Government officials agree that the issue needs to be looked into if the tax free infrastructure bonds have to be turned into a feasible financing tool Significantlyit was the finance ministry which had last year reviewed norms for the instruments after concerns by the Planning Commission on brokeragecommission and advertising costs There were also worries that high returns by these bonds in previous years attracted only high net worth individuals But a bigger problem is that often institutions that float such bonds do not have a shelf of projects to award A case in point is the National Highways Authority of India which was forced to park Rs 8500 crore of funds raised through these bonds in fixed deposits as it was not able to award projects Finance Minister P Chidambaram in his Budget speech seems to have alluded to the issue when he mentioned that permission to raise these bonds would only be given to institutions depending on their need and capacity. as he asked "the space community to take up the challenge of developing a SAARC satellite that we can dedicate to our neighbourhood as a gift from India". "Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited all the SAARC leaders to show his good intentions. His children won’t go hungry tonight. “It seems that in this vote success does not count as much as appearances. a kind of intermittent adventure or a holiday she allowed herself from her self-consuming stardom. Dubey said that working with such a great cast was a learning experience for her and watching them do their scenes impeccably sometimes made her doubt her own acting abilities.

most notably, those countries are going to turn more to China. fuelled largely by the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, may find it hard to do business with the saffron party,the PM is "trying to convey a message to socially dominant Jats in Haryana, which is the single largest party.

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