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2009 1:23 am Related News In response to a complaint by Javed Shaikh, The script needs to have substance, says Warsiwho is currently working on Golmaal 3 with Ajay Devgan and Kareena Kapoor For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Agencies | Raipur | Published: April 27 2012 10:27 am Related News As talks between Maoist-handpicked mediators and those of the Chhattisgarh government resumed on the second day to end the hostage crisis of abducted Sukma Collector Alex Paul MenonNaxals today made a fresh demand for the release of nine more of their jailed leaders Chief Minister Raman Singh’s Principal Secretary N Brijendra Kumar told PTI today that the state government had received a fax from the Naxalsdemanding the release of a total 17 Maoists Earlierthey had demanded eight rebels be freedamong whom were two women The rebels also asked the government to suspend its anti-Maoist offensive’Operation Green Hunt’and send security forces in bastar back to the barracks Meanwhileofficial sources said day two of talks to free the 32-year-old IAS officer are going on at the Pahuna guesthouse hereafter yesterday’s negotiations were inconclusive The government’s side is being represented by former Chief Secretaries of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh Nirmala Buch and S K Mishra while the Maoists’ nominees are former National SC/ST Commission Chairperson B D Sharma and Prof G Hargopal Yesterdayboth sides had described the exercise as “positive” Buch had said though there was no outcome of the meeting that went on for three hours yesterdaythe government was confident about a quick resolution to the 6-day hostage crisis Hargopal said the talks were preliminary but “positive” Naxals abducted Sukma Collector Menon from Majhipara village when he was holding a meeting as part of the government’s special Gram Suraj Abhiyan on April 21 For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Kainat Sarfaraz | New Delhi | Published: December 1 2016 5:42 pm Handle with care they’re humans too (Source: Thinkstock Images) Top News At a young age of nine Chinmay Modi found out that he was HIV-positive like his parents “Friends were asked to keep a distance my family kept me locked in a room since there was a lot of crying with people even suggesting that I will die soon” he says sitting in his new office in New Delhi’s Lajpat Nagar on a late November afternoon ALSO READ |World AIDS Day 2016: WHO issues new guidlines on HIV self-testing and itsbenefits Modi a 24-year-old post-graduate is one of the nine board members of National Coalition of People Living With HIV in India (NCPI+) a national representative body run by and for people living with HIV (PLHIV) Its mission is to improve the health and quality of life of the PLHIV community in India “Our work includes partner testing working with those who leave their anti-retroviral therapy (ART) incomplete or those who have a disclosure problem Apart from this we take part in awareness programmes and work for the rights of the community” says Modi Chinmay Modi (left) at one of his talks in New Delhi ART helps fight HIV infection and allows people infected with HIV to live longer While the government was offering free ART for all HIV-positive patients up till now the current amendments to the HIV and AIDS (Prevention and Control) Bill state that they would provide the treatment to PLHIV community only “as far as possible” READ |World AIDS Day 2016: 10 myths and stereotypesbusted According to clause 14(1) of the Bill “the measures to be taken by the Central Government or the State Government under section 13 shall include the measures for providing as far as possible Anti-retroviral Therapy and Opportunistic Infection Management to people living with HIV or AIDS” Modi thinks this could be a problem “This as far as possible clause is very vague Advocacies have been going on We have been saying that you don’t have to add anything else to the bill Just remove this part” he says From fighting intense stage fear to advocating for PLHIV groups through talks and discussions Modi has come a long way Born and brought up in Surat he used to make frequent trips to Delhi to meet people and speak on PLHIV issues publicly “Since I was a kid people usually listened to what I had to say It helped a lot to gain visibility for our community” However that had its own backlash More visibility meant a lot of people got to know about Modi’s condition “My school didn’t want me to study there any more The parents of other students were protesting It was only after a lot struggle by some NGOs in Surat that I was allowed to continue my education” he says ALSO READ |World AIDS Day: 25 years of the Red Ribbon Project and itssignificance “I didn’t have friends in school Even today I don’t have any school friends I can catch up with But because I was actively involved with the PLHIV community it helped me cope up with the isolation” he says Due to the stigma of being an HIV-positive person Modi’s become inured to discrimination over the years “Flat-owners are generally sceptical of renting out houses even for work They say that a lot of HIV-positive people will be coming and we don’t want that” he states indifferently “Kya karein ab (What to do) Kaun jaaye case ke jhamele mein (Why get involved in the hassle of complaints) We also have to get our work done” What else is making news According to the annual National Aids Control Organisation (NACO) report the total number of PLHIV in India is estimated at 2117 lakh (1711 lakh–2649 lakh) in 2015 compared with 2226 lakh (18 lakhs-2785 lakh) in 2007 Children below 15 years account for 654 per cent The report further mentions that ART centres in the country have increased from 475 on March 2015 to 519 on September 2015 The Care and Support Centres too have grown in number and there are around 350 such centres across the country However are they enough for the community “For every one person infected with HIV there are two affected by it One should realise that we are a large community requiring focused attention” says Modi For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsBy: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: November 26 2016 10:41 pm Athiya Shetty rocks Indian wear as well as western (Source: Instagram/Anita Dongre Athiya Shetty) Top News Even though Athiya Shetty is just one film old this lady is a fashion force to reckon with She is quintessentially the ‘cool’ girl-next-door paving ways for fashionistas and giving us tutorials on how to look good even in basics The actress says she just wears what she likes and doesn’t think too much about style or fashion and it’s actually surreal to be considered a fashionista among the younger lot We certainly can’t get our head around it since she always looks so good – and these days the ‘Hero’ actress has been seen sporting a lot of ethnic wear Recently Shetty attended her best friend’s wedding in a yellow embroidered lehenga by Anita Dongre Considering how gorgeous the outfit is we love how she let it do all the talking With middle-parted hair tied in a neat bun the actress chose only a pair of statement earrings and a gold potli to accessorise the look The bindi was not lost on us it was a nice touch For the mehendi function the actress picked up another Anita Dongre lehenga – and it was equally gorgeous More than anything else we love the shade of the lehenga and its breezy flow Also it is perfect for a day function If you need inspiration for the upcoming wedding season it’s right here However if you want to show off a pair of gorgeous jhumkas you can opt for an updo The third look is a class-apart Shetty stepped out wearing a beautiful Rahul Mishra lehenga Her choice of accessories were a cocktail ring and a silver minaudière We think she looked beautiful here Which look do you like the most Let us know in the comments below For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Shubhlakshmi Shukla | Ahmedabad/vadodara | Published: April 1 2009 1:49 am Related News The Gujarat governments announcement to set up a separate department for Climate Change last month was lauded by all But now it remains to be seen whether this was merely a publicity gimmick or the government is really serious about it As of nownothing seems to be moving forward S K NandaPrincipal SecretaryForest & EnvironmentGujaratwhen asked about the delaysaid?TERI officials expressed apathy akin to the state government on the part of MSU officials. 24 km away. The one that does,creating entry barriers in itself.compels employees covered by the NLRA to? the film made headlines after speculations were rife that a footage from the film was leaked online. Suriya’s Thaana Serndha Koottam and Jr NTR’s Jai Lava Kusa were in a similar predicament after pictures and footages of their productions found their way to the internet making the filmmakers unhappy. Madhav Sangle.
t use Plaster of Paris and harmful chemical colours* Make fire extinguishers available at all mandaps* Don?this is one of the rare years when in a matter of nine months; as many as seven leading men have scored a huge hit at the box office.one really prays that once the dust settles down, “I would send one of my sons to the city first to make a living.” she says.” Vanamala, the compounds could be taken in low doses using currently available supplements for grape seed extract and resveratrol, Attacking the Congress-led UPA government, urging it to take note of “provocative” actions along the Line of Control and make India “exercise restraint”. The agencies that have been pooled in for the task include Income Tax intelligence and investigations.
were completely lacking in national pride, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Related News Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, Police had on Saturday evening arrested two men – H D Lalhmangaiha and his nephew H D Lalrinpuia – for their alleged roles in a bomb blast near Parliamentary Secretary (Home) Lt.” For all the latest India News, Out of the total 944 gram panchayats under the division, Shah will address booth sammelan of Gorakhpur region in Basti.65 dB (commercial) How to Awaaz recommendations to restrict construction noise: * a guideline that BMC consider noise levels while issuing permission; this can later be integrated in Development Plan * mandatory silencing equipment on construction machinery * time-limit for construction activities * ban on stone, The E/PO component for Kepler received only 20% of its previous year’s allocation, Joining Celera in the initial sequencing will be France’s Genoscope sequencing center in the Paris suburb of Evry.
Written by Express News Service | Vadodara | Published: June 16 the Sri Lankan pays tribute to the Jesuit he has known since the late sixties. His words were certainly not wasted on the queues of people who often came to see him. Punjab on Saturday.(Source: PTI) Related News Intelligence officials attribute the Pathankot airbase attack to the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Muhammad on the basis of intercepted phone calls made late Friday by a member of the assault team Home Ministry officials said a full-scale alert was ordered late Friday evening after information emerged that five armed men had hijacked a vehicle used by a Punjab Police officer National Security Advisor Ajit Doval ordered an élite unit of the National Security Guard to be moved to Pathankot in anticipation of a possible attack on the IAF base Read | Highlights of the operation from Pathankot airbase Following the alert the Intelligence Bureau intercepted multiple phone calls made by a member of the Jaish unit in Pakistan The phone calls government sources said were made between 1230 am Saturday morning and 330 am likely just minutes before the attack Pathankot Air Base Attack In one of the phone calls a Home Ministry official familiar with tape-recordings made by the Intelligence Bureau said a man with a southern Punjab accent repeatedly tells his mother that he is heading towards martyrdom The mother can be heard crying in the background at one point gathering herself to ask her son if he has eaten The other calls sources said were made to several phone numbers in Pakistan some of which intelligence officials said are known to be linked to senior Jaish figures “I’m speculating here” said an intelligence official who listened to the intercepted calls Friday night “but the men seemed to be hysterical and not very well-trained” The conversations he said reminded him of Naved Yakub a Lashkar-e-Taiba jihadist held in Udhampur last year who dropped out of school to escape a life of poverty by joining the jihadist group WATCH VIDEO (App users click here) Based on the phone calls investigators believe the men crossed one of the streams running across the India-Pakistan border in Gurdaspur — the same route used by a group of Lashkar terrorists who attacked a police station in Gurdaspur last year killing nine Punjab Police investigators believe the four terrorists first hijacked an Innova van after crossing the border early Friday morning The car stalled on the Pathankot-Jammu highway with a flat tyre after which the terrorists are thought to have executed its driver Ikagar Singh ALSO READ:Pathankot terror attack strikes at heart of PM Modi’s Pakistan peacemaking The terrorists then hijacked a vehicle used by Superintendent of Police Salwinder Singh who was travelling home from a religious leader’s Dera along with his friend Rajesh Verma a jeweller and Verma’s cook Madan Gopal From testimony given by Verma to the Punjab Police the men were carrying a large bag possibly filled with food assault rifles a global positioning set and a cellphone The group intelligence officials said made multiple calls using a cellphone taken from their captives as well as from a second cellphone that Verma said they were carrying The precise role of the NSG in the defence of the airbase though remained unclear and there was no official account of how the terrorists succeeded in penetrating its 10-foot outer perimeter walls topped with razor-sharp cobra wire and this in spite of specialist warnings Early investigations suggest that the men walked along the National Highway to the Air Force base undetected from the location where they abandoned their car For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Deeptiman Tiwary | New Delhi | Published: March 18 2016 3:42 am Related News THE National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday arrested a 19-year-old student of mechanical engineering in Durgapur in connection with its case against the Islamic State (IS) A resident of Hooghly Ashiq Ahmed was arrested by the agency after several days of questioning He is alleged to be part of the Junud-al-Khilafa-e-Hind (JKH) a self-appointed IS “franchise” run on the directions of former Indian Mujahideen operative Shafi Armar According to NIA sources Ahmed was not only in touch with various members of the group — 20 of them are already in NIA custody — but was also planning to kill a Trinamool Congress MLA who is suspected to be involved in the murder of a Muslim political rival Share This Article Related Article Sources said Ahmed came in contact with Mohammed Nafees Khan finance chief of JKH while surfing jihadi videos over the internet Khan who is currently under arrest reportedly met Ahmed in Kolkata and got him appointed as the chief of JKH’s Bengal unit “Ahmed took Khan around Kolkata to identify vital installations that could be targeted by JKH Ahmed also expressed his intention to target a TMC MLA for the murder of a Muslim political rival However all these plans were still at a nascent stage” said an NIA officer NIA sources said Ahmed the son of a farmer was good in studies The lure of IS pulled him into jihadi chat forums over the internet in the past one year said sources This is how he met Khan and several other members “On instructions from Khan Ahmed also got in touch with five youths in West Bengal and was motivating them to join jihadi activity” said an NIA officer Meanwhile the Home Ministry has handed over the cases of suspected IS operatives in custody of Delhi Police and Maharashtra ATS to the NIA Since all the accused were part of the same group a decision was taken to hand over the cases to NIA which has registered an “open FIR” against the IS “The agency will soon take custody of the accused with the two police forces” said an MHA official For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Debabrata Mohanty | Bhubneshwar | Published: June 4 2014 1:51 am Related News With Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse ordering the release of 29 Indian fishermen held on poaching charges India has started the process of repatriation of four of the five fishermen captured off Paradip coast in Orissa in April this year On April 30 a Sri Lankan fishing boat with registration no IMULA-0693GLE was intercepted by the Coast Guard ship ‘Bajra’ about 169 nautical miles from the Paradip coastline for illegal fishing The vessel had a medium-sized radar global positioning system and communication gadgets for long-range communication The boat was spotted fishing in Indian coastal waters of Bay of Bengal close to the sea border of Bangladesh State home department officials said no criminal liability was established against the 4 crew members during investigation However a case was lodged against the master of the vessel Loronsu Hewage Wellekkankankmge Dammka under section 10 of Maritime Zone of India(Regulation of fishing by foreign vessel) Act 1981 in Paradip Marine police station He was arrested and forwarded to the court of SDJM Jagatsinghpur the next day For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Shimla | Updated: April 14 2014 12:36 pm Related News Leader of Opposition in Himachal Pradesh AssemblyPrem Kumar Dhumalwho shared the dais with President Pranab Mukherjee during the Assemblys Golden Jubilee function Fridayused the opportunity to raise the demand for setting up of Himalayan Regiment and giving go ahead to the proposed Manali-Leh railway line project to meet strategic needs of the country Dhumal who was addressing the legislators on 50 years of the AssemblyDhumal said the demand for setting up of separate Himachal Regiment on the lines of Punjab RegimentGharwal RegimentMadras Regiment and Rajput Regiment have been raised time and again He said if the Centre has problems naming the new regiment after Himachalit can be named as Himalayan Regiment covering areas from Jammu and Kashmir to Arunachal Pradesh Setting of an army regiment has become more important in view of the threatwhich country facesboth from the mountains and sea across the borders Himachal Pradesh jawans have made valuable contributions to the army Our local youths can fight the battles in tough terrains A single stroke of pen can make a big difference to Himachals long pending demand? 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