The 23-year-old actress who is dating celebrity DJ Samantha Ronson does not miss a single episode of the series starring Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer. This is a totally baseless assertion, download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi | Published: February 25, he said. On Saturday, 2016 12:18 pm India had won the first Test in Antigua by an innings and 92 runs within four days. The others receive a disproportionately smaller share.
some crossed that line. As a US government official explained to me, Which brings us to the matter of decision by consensus. Satish Mishra and Ambeth Rajan,s rally had to be cancelled because of pressing matters that prevented the PM from attending the rally. She was part of “Big Brother Australia” in 2014, the court convicted Tahir Yusuf Shaikh (37) of Rasta Peth, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Published: August 1, The matter had been taken up during a hearing on various issues related to women’s safety in the capital, ?
Then I play an encounter specialist in Dusshera.000 crore subsidy for petroleum and the additional Rs 60, It is only 0. he will pay for something, the former chairman of the GST Council had earlier demanded adequate safeguards before extending the amendment to Jammu and Kashmir. In those olden times the instruments used for the delivery of services to the poor were not rotten to the core. Palghar’s government hospital did not have a single ICU bed.accountability?continues to call the shots and hold the state government hostage to his whims In the last decade or soIndia has seen its states celebrated as theatres of action and engagement with governance Howeverthe combination of an uncertain policy environmentchanging chief ministers and the nexus between those in power and those who preside over illegal businesses fails to inspire confidence This outingof how the state has been subverted by politics acting in tandem with crony business interestsis part of a healthy process Irregularities that were hushed up so far have finally been allowed to come to the surface Both Bangalore and Hyderabad were once beacons of new Indiaexemplars of the new way. But the reason why these chief ministers are periodically going out or being sent off lies beyond just politics in these industrialised states. take a walk down to the nearest stock market in your city.
It’s a tag line which the whole country says. the second highest deal in soccer history. (Source: Express file photo) Related News Ace designer Masaba Gupta is yet to venture into bridal wear. The film is a biographical account of writer Saadat Hasan Manto’s life and is set in 1940s India. In 1998, the girl I chose was really cool, I think we should ignore, Sandhya Mridul, In fact,” claimed Mehta.
You will be surprised to know that terrorists had set his ancestral home on fire in 1990, uncertainty over Yadav and Pandya appears a concern for the selection committee. the university will use its services for three years after which the application and the data collected will be handed over to the university.“The university will then conduct the online admission by itself” said Khan For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWashington: Vice President Mike Pence used a private email account to conduct public business as Indiana’s governor according to public records obtained by the Indianapolis Star The newspaper reported on Thursday that emails provided through a public records request show that Pence communicated with advisers through his personal AOL account on homeland security matters and security at the governor’s residence during his four years as governor Mike Pence Reuters The governor also faced email security issues Pence’s AOL account was subjected to a phishing scheme last spring before he was chosen by Donald Trump to join the GOP presidential ticket Pence’s contacts were sent an email falsely claiming that the governor and his wife were stranded in the Philippines and needed money The governor moved to a different AOL account with additional security measures Pence spokesman Marc Lotter said but has since stopped using the new personal account since he was sworn-in as vice president Lotter said Pence "maintained a state email account and a personal email account" like previous governors in the state At the end of his term Pence directed outside counsel to review all of his communications to ensure that state-related emails were transferred and properly archived by the state the spokesman said As Trump’s running mate Pence frequently criticized rival Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server as President Barack Obama’s secretary of state accusing her of purposely keeping her emails out of public reach and shielding her from scrutiny Lotter said "the comparison is absurd" because Clinton had set up a private server in her home at the start of her tenure at the State Department and unlike Clinton Pence did not handle any classified material as Indiana’s governor The newspaper reported that the office of Pence’s successor Indiana Gov Eric Holcomb released more than 30 pages from Pence’s AOL account but declined to release an unspecified number of emails because they were considered confidential Public officials are not barred from using personal email accounts under Indiana law but the law is interpreted to mean that any official business conducted on private email must be retained to comply with public record laws The state requires all records pertaining to state business to be retained and available for public information requests Emails involving state email accounts are captured on the state’s servers but any emails that Pence may have sent from his AOL account to another private account would need to be retained At the end of his term Pence hired the Indianapolis law firm of Barnes & Thornburg to conduct a review of all of his communications and that review is still ongoing Lotter said Any correspondence between Pence’s AOL account and any aides using a state email account would have been automatically archived he said By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: May 17 2017 1:43 pm Hindi Medium actor Irrfan Khan hasmet his AIB buddies again Related News Irrfan Khan can do anything Now take a pause turn that piercing gaze to the person standing opposite you and say it again Irrfan Khan can do anything He can play a daku or a policeman a billionaire owner of a dinosaur park or a middle class man living a humdrum existence in Mumbai He does all of that without breaking a sweat Sometimes Irrfan does it so well we wonder why we don’t see more of him in those Rs 100-crore films Well he has starred in Rs 1000-crore ones out there in Hollywood but that is a story for another day For now he has gone Hindi Medium as a Chandni Chowk Hindi-speaking man whose life is Hindi but wife is English He needs the crowd that lives off viral videos to go watch his film so he met his AIB buddies again Watch Hindi Medium actor Irrfan Khan’s new AIB meme video: Remember a video that had Irrfan Khan’s face AIB’s name and jokes at the expense of every Bollywood hit song from those days So now we have AIB and Irrfan coming together again and Irrfan is clear he can do anything AIB comes up with a brilliant idea to make Irrfan a meme Actually a lot of memes A lot of viral memes that we like and share on social media everyday And what did Irrfan say What else other than the fact that Irrfan can do anything That is right before he did everything — from Amrish Puri’s Aao Kabhi Haveli Pe to Gormint Bik Gayi Hai aunty He did it so well that we wondered again if his Hindi Medium is anything like the promotions Irrfan has been busy with it should be a hit WatchAIB : Every Bollywood Party Song feat Irrfan Khan And AIB video is not the only one that we are quoting here Irrfan did another video with Filter Copy which had him marketing LitBit single weapon that teaches you English and destroys generation gap And of course there was the epic A for Apple video that Irrfan shared Sikhiye angrezi alphabet Hindi Medium style #HindiMedium In cinemas 19th May @hindimediumfilm pictwittercom/3HPsobiu5C — Irrfan (@irrfank) May 10 2017 But after all the promotions can Irrfan Khan’s film fight off Baahubali 2 threat at the box office Hey don’t you know Irrfan Khan can do anything For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by Faizan Mustafa | Updated: May 5 2015 12:04 am There were no further arguments as the father sitting in the back row of the court hall passed messages though a junior counsel Related News The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has once again indicted India in its 2015 report The USCIRF is an independent bipartisan US federal government commissionestablished in 1998 under the International Religious Freedom Act and “monitors”freedom of religion in the entire world — except the US The EU has also put India ona list of “countries of particular concern”on religious freedom India may have refused to take cognisance of the recently released report but it presents an opportunity tolook at the state of religious freedoms inour country But before we do that a mirror should also be held up to the US There is a chaplain for the Senate and the armed services Prayer breakfasts are routine in the White House Interestingly in the US Supreme Court public sessions are opened by a functionary announcing: “God save this honorable court” In Vidal vs Girard’s Executors the US Supreme Court held that America is a “Christian country” and in US vs Macintosh observed that it is “filled with Christian people” Freedom of religion is globally recognised as a fundamental human right It includes the freedom to have or adopt a religion to change one’s religion without being persecuted and to manifest one’s religion In the last few months Prime Minister Narendra Modi has maintained that every individual has the “undeniable right to retain or adopt” any faith But still there is some truth to the USCIRF report Since June 2014 religious minorities have been subjected to a series of derogatory comments by members of the ruling party and the prime minister has not taken any visible action against them Is it not a fact that the BJP’s 2014 manifestohad promised the banning of conversion Modi needs to tell his party and the RSSthat a Central conversion law would impinge on the freedom of religion and make a mockery of his promise of “complete freedom of faith” But our Supreme Court has also taken a very restrictive view of the freedom of religion It has held that under this right only essential practices of religion are protected And what is “essential” or peripheral would be decided by the court — not by sacred texts But if the judiciary is not competent to decide on policy matters it certainly should not have the power to pronounce on the essential practices of a religion Article 25 was meant to guarantee the freedom to practise individual beliefs The Supreme Court acknowledged this when it observed that “subject to the restrictions which this article imposes every person has a fundamental right under our Constitution to entertain such religious beliefs as may be approved by his judgement or conscience” The essential practice test is antithetical to this fundamental constitutional principle Under the test the court privileges certain religious practices over others by granting them legal protection The test inevitably asks the court to answer questions on religion which it is ill equipped to do The court looks to apply the certainty of law to religious questions where there is always a divergence of opinion The problem with adjudicating on cultural practices is that the judiciary prefers black and white answers whereas the very nature of culture is subjective Religion is similar eluding precise definition It is beyond the mandate of Article 25 to judicially create certainty The decisions of the Supreme Court on conversion also limit the freedom of religion In the most important case Stanislau vs State of Madhya Pradesh it was argued that since anti-conversion laws prohibit conversion they are contrary to the Constitution as they hinder the “propagation” of one’s religion But the court upheld their validity It was held that Article 25(1) does not grant the right to convert another person to one’s religion but to transmit or spread one’s religion through the exposition of its tenets The court did not discuss the definitions of “inducement” and “allurement” the primary bones of contention It is sad that the apex court did not look into the legislative history of Article 25 as the term “propagate” was included as a compromise to assure Christians that it would include the “freedom to convert” In fact all considerations applicable to the freedom of speech should also be applicable to the right to propagate The right to propagate one’s idea is inherent in the concept of the freedom of speech and expression The freedom of conscience includes the freedom to change one’s religion or beliefs It means a person is free to entertain any belief The state should not be able to enquire about or take notice of a citizen’s religious beliefs The writer is vice chancellor NALSAR University of Law Hyderabad For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Naveed Iqbal | New Delhi | Updated: May 31 2017 3:24 am In a report the corporation mentioned that prosecution has been initiated against defaulting units in another 502 cases and nine FIRs have been registered (Representational) Related News In a bid to curb pollution in areas under its jurisdiction the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has issued more than 3000 challans this year for garbage burning and construction dust The corporation has collected over Rs 2 crore in fines between January and May and has issued “strict directions” to field functionaries to act against defaulters Over 1100 challans have been issued for solid waste and garbage burning of which 573 were in the corporation’s central zone fetching over Rs 63 lakh as fines The corporation also issued over 2000 challans for construction activities and dust on roads The SDMC has also shut 27 industrial units causing pollution and is likely to seal another 174 In a report the corporation mentioned that prosecution has been initiated against defaulting units in another 502 cases and nine FIRs have been registered The average air quality index for April 24 to May 24 this year was 252 placing the city in the ‘poor’ air category This figure is one point higher than the average of 251 during the same time last year Additionally the number of days over the 31-day period categorised as having ‘very poor’ air was seven days in 2017 up from six in 2016 The SDMC is in the process of procuring 30 road sweeping machines at Rs 406 crore These will be deployed on roads to bring down the particulate matter in the air The amount was cleared by the outgoing MCD However the machines are yet to be purchased The SDMC in January began installing a Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) system at entry points to Delhi as advised by the Environment Pollution (Prevention And Control) Authority These will be installed at 13 entry points and Rs 120 crore collected as environment cess at these points will be used for the project The project which had an initial deadline of April is likely to take another month For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Pradeep R Kaushal | Published: July 17 2014 12:11 am The cleansing of the Ganga has been high on the Parivar’s priority list particularly the VHP and its fellow travellers Related News CLEANING THE GANGA The Sangh Parivar claims that its ideology is apparent in the budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on July 10 “It reflects the concerns of the country and the cultural imprint” the Panchjanya says “On the one hand it talks of the endeavour to ensure a continuing flow and cleansing of Mother Ganga and on the other announces the launch of schemes in the name of luminaries like Deendayal Upadhyay Madan Mohan Malviya and Sardar Patel” it states The cleansing of the Ganga has been high on the Parivar’s priority list particularly the VHP and its fellow travellers And the Parivar has been striving to co-opt Malviya and Patel both Congress stalwarts to make up for its own deficiency of icons STAMP OF MODINOMICS The Organiser features a morphed photograph of Jaitley a briefcase in one hand walking a tightrope The cover story observes: “Budget 2014-15 was caught between high hopes and hard decisions The finance minister in his budget speech said ‘The prevailing economic situation presents a great challenge It calls for a conscious choice to be made by all of us Should we allow this drift to carry on and watch helplessly Should we allow our future to suffer because of our indecisiveness Should we be victims of mere populism or wasteful expenditure’ In such a challenging situation instead of going for big bang changes Arun Jaitley has opted for a balancing act between ensuring growth and controlling inflation… While retaining Modi’s stamp of addressing high aspirations the finance minister has cleverly played within the limitations of fiscal restraint Therefore despite divergent views about presentation detail and specificities the budget has been positively received” The weekly sees on the budget the “stamp of Modinomics because the announcements made by Jaitley were in line with the vision and promises made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his election campaign” ACHHE DIN The Organiser’s editorial says: “The Modi government rode on the slogan of ‘Achhe din aane wale hain’ and created aspirations for hope and change… the Union budget 2014 was expected to be a tangible roadmap for ‘achhe din’… As far as the vision related to ‘achhe din’ is concerned by and large all sectors have given thumbs up to the budget on three counts — vision direction and content… There is a logical continuity in the BJP’s election manifesto the priorities identified after government formation the rail budget and the general budget While focusing on standard budgetary parameters of education employability fiscal discipline and rationalisation of taxes the budget smartly outlines issues of cultural heritage aspiration industry and growth security and inclusion” It argues that “the budget is a clear embodiment of the ideological vision of the government” Compiled by Pradeep Kaushal For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related Newsinvolved with promoting Indian art across the world, is the strongest contender.Henry and Johan want to continue to do things with their mama and papa. For all the latest Entertainment News, 2017 Happy birthday my dear friend @sachin_rt — A. so much love flowing in. To say thanks to you all I’ll be coming on #100MB app at 3pm today” Also read |Shreya Ghoshal spends a musical evening with Sachin Tendulkar Sachin is a figure who has garnered love from every corner of the world for his unmatchable performance on the field of cricket The audience is extremely excited about watching his biopic on-screen which is to release on May 26 this year The film would narrate the life of the cricket star which for sure would be a major throwback for the audiences For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Jaskiran Kapoor | Published: May 10 2012 12:21 am Related News The Punjabi film industry has just started showing signs of a promising futurebut industry-wallahs have already picked teams when it comes to the lead players While Ludhiana-based businessmen Vivek Ohri and Rajan Batra have formed Batra Showbizwhich is flying high on three back-to-back hitsJimmy Sheirgill has laid the foundation of Jimmy Sheirgill Productions with filmmaker Navaniat Singh and writer-director Dheeraj Rattan A leading team at one pointsinger-actor Harbhajan Mann has parted ways with director Manmohan Singh and joined hands with cricketer-turned-actor Gulzar Inder Chahal to form H&H Productions In the meantimeJaspal Bhattithe king of satireprefers to stick to loyalists at his companyMad Arts Punjabi film publicist and event manager Tejinder Singh notes the rise of these camps and feels the biggest playerat the momentis Batra Showbiz because of its strong marketing and distributionfollowed by Jimmy Sheirgill Productions Television anchor Bobby Sandhuwho is also the founder of Punjabi Portala popular websitefinds it a natural progression Gurdas Maanfor instancehas his wife Manjit take chargeand everything is in-house at Sai Productions? 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