Curacao expects tourism boom this year

first_imgOne of the ABC islands in the Dutch Caribbean (alongside Aruba and Bonaire), Curacao – a sliver of land favourably sited off the Sea’s hurricane belt—is chiefly admired for its glistening waters, white sand beaches, and extraordinary reefs.According to Curacao Tourist Board (CTB) data, Curacao is benefitting from an early season bookings surge. The southern Caribbean destination hosted 39,676 overnight visitors in March 2015, and 11% increase over the 35,690 recorded during the same period in 2014.Curacao has also recorded a 13.7% increase in arrivals in January and February of 2015, according to Caribbean Tourism Organisation statistics, with 82,398 visitors in 2015 versus the same period in 2014.Air Canada is expanding its service to the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao in time for the summer season. The carrier announced that it would be expanding its seasonal service to year-round flights, with a nonstop Toronto-Curacao flight every Friday.A Courtyard by Marriott is also coming to the island of Curacao which will have 177 rooms and suites, and is scheduled to open in 2017.last_img read more


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first_imgGo back to the e-newsletter >Air New Zealand will begin flying the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Honolulu from 10 May 2016, introducing its popular Economy Skycouch and Premium Economy product and increasing capacity on the route by almost 20 per cent in the process.Air New Zealand Chief Sales and Commercial Officer Cam Wallace says deploying the aircraft on the route will allow the airline to enhance the inflight experience for customers travelling between Auckland and Honolulu.“We’re looking forward to taking the 787-9 Dreamliner to Honolulu – not only will the aircraft allow us to deliver a significant capacity increase on the route but we’ll also be able to improve the experience our customers have on board with new inflight product, including our award-winning Economy Skycouch and Premium Economy product which offers greater space and comfort,” says Mr Wallace.The airline’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft will replace Boeing 767-300s currently operating the route.Air New Zealand is also retiming its four weekly Auckland – Honolulu return services from 29 March, moving from a current morning departure out of Auckland to an evening departure, allowing for better connections in both directions.“Hawaii is a popular holiday destination for Kiwis and Australians alike and these changes will better enable customers based in New Zealand’s regional centres and Australia to fly to Honolulu within the one day, rather than needing to overnight in Auckland as many currently do.  In turn, the revised arrival time in Honolulu allows customers to conveniently connect onto domestic services in Hawaii,” says Mr Wallace.The airline will also adjust one of the days it operates with a current Sunday return service moving to Fridays.  This change will better allow those to fly out of Auckland and kick off their holidays straight after work on a Friday.Go back to the e-newsletter >last_img read more


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first_imgScrummy cakes, scones layered with clotted cream and cucumber sandwiches: forget the bikini diet, have a look at these top spots for afternoon tea.Post-lunch, pre-dinner, it’s the quintessential British snack break. From world-famous landmark hotels, to quirky cafes, we bring you the best places check out when you’re in the mood for a mid-afternoon pick-me-up.1. Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town, [South Africa](http://Skyscanner is the world’s travel search engine, helping your money go further on flights, hotels and car hire.)At the foot of Cape Town’s famous mountain, swap one table for another and take a break at The Nelly, as it’s affectionately known by fans of fancy finger food. Feast on roast beef and rocket sandwiches, or indulge your sweet tooth with a slice of South African melktert (milk tart). Sit beside the garden fountain, sipping on the hotel’s signature blend of tea, or you can step things up a gear and add a glass of bubbly to the bill. It doesn’t get much classier in Cape Town than this! The Strand Hotel, Yangon, MyanmarBack in the days of the British Empire, when Yangon was called Rangoon, you’d most likely bump into author Rudyard Kipling, propping The Strand Hotel’s bar in Myanmar’s former capital. Today, an afternoon swigging tea and cramming your face with cakes, surrounded by wicker furniture and whirring ceiling fans, will transport you back to this bygone era.​​Read more: 9 top things to do in Myanmar3. The Fairmont Empress Hotel, Victoria, CanadaHome to arguably Canada’s best cuppa, the Fairmont Empress Hotel boasts its very own blend, combining Assam, South India and Chinese tea leaves. Settle in to one of the dark wood, hand-carved dining chairs and look out over Victoria’s Inner Harbour while you snack on spiced vanilla shortbread and citrus cheesecake.Find hotels in Victoria more: 5 reasons to fall in love with Canada4. Raffles Hotel, SingaporeNo list would be complete without mentioning the world-famous Raffles Hotel in Singapore and their divinely decadent tea selection. Take a seat in the Tiffin Room and work your way through a platter of traditional sarnies and British baked goods. If you’re really hungry then take the buffet and go wild at the dim sum station, or gorge yourself on sausage rolls, curry pie and, of course, scones with lashings of cream and fruit jam. An afternoon full of colonial charm and artery-clogging cakes, all for 58SGD (£28) per person, it’s good value for money. more: 10 best things to do in Singapore5. Tea & Sympathy, New York, USIt may lack grandeur, compared with other places on this list, but this cute café more than makes up for it in quirky charm, down in New York’s Greenwich Village. Bringing the best of British stateside, you’ll find some great home comforts here, from Heinz baked beans to rhubarb crumble. Most items on Tea & Sympathy’s menu are homemade, including their fabulously fluffy fruit scones, served the old fashioned way, with a pot of strawberry jam and a dainty cup of cha.Find flights to NYC more: 10 best things to eat in New York – and where to eat them!11 best things to do in New York for free6. The Getty Villa, Malibu, California, USYou may not expect to find the quintessential British tea in ancient Rome, but that’s exactly what you’ll get if you visit Malibu’s Getty Villa. This mock-Roman country retreat is home to 7,000 years of ancient art, and they do a mean afternoon tea with an unusual Mediterranean twist. Get stuck in to their ‘Tea by the Sea’ which includes scrumptious scones lathered in mascarpone cheese and honey, as well as duck and apple paninis that outshine any curly-edged cucumber sandwich. more: 10 best thigs to do in California7. The Ritz, London, UKIt’s hard to find a more traditional afternoon tea experience than at the ultra-glitzy Ritz Hotel in Piccadilly, London – they’ve been serving snacks on silver trays here since 1906. Make sure you don your Sunday best; men must wear a jacket and tie and sportswear is forbidden from the Palm Court dining room. Be waited on hand and foot by the immaculately presented servers and watch as they pour endless cups of tea (or flutes of French champagne) with the upmost professionalism. more: Top 10 things to do in London10 cheapest pints in the UK and where to find them8. The Lowry Hotel, Manchester, UKOn the banks of the River Irwell lies one of the UK’s best kept secrets on the afternoon tea scene (if there is such a thing?) Manchester’s Lowry Hotel. Get all of the classics, egg and cress sandwiches, fruit tarts and scones: or opt for their boozier version of the British classic and get a glass of bubbly with extra Battenberg cake and canapés. They also offer a children’s menu so your little darlings can enjoy a leisurely tea time treat. Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang, MalaysiaPenang, and its super cheap street food eats, is a renowned mecca for food lovers. But if you’re looking for a bit of luxury on the Straits of Malacca, you can’t go wrong with an afternoon at the Eastern & Oriental Hotel. Harking back to when Malaysia was under British colonial rule, this beautiful tea room is all bone china crockery and crisp white tablecloths. Their petit fours are so intricately crafted, they’re almost too good to eat – almost, but not quite, so enjoy! more: The world’s best street food – in pictures10. Erawan Tea Room, Bangkok, ThailandSwap soggy finger sandwiches for curry puffs and sesame cookies at Erawan Tea Room. Located on the second floor of Erawan shopping centre in the bustling heart of Bangkok, it’s the perfect spot to escape the chaos, refuel and experience the Thai take on a British classic. Drink your tea hot or cold, a choice worth considering given Bangkok’s humidity and high temperatures. The mango sticky rice is so good you won’t even miss your traditional cream scone.Find flights to Bangkok feeling peckish? Check these out for more foodie adventure inspiration:12 places to go before you diet9 of the world’s best cat cafés10 of the weirdest food museums around the world7 best food fights in the world, ever!15 of the weirdest foods around the worldSkyscanner is the world’s travel search engine, helping your money go further on flights, hotels and car hire.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map RelatedTop 10 things to do in LondonLondon holds infinite possibilities for all tastes, from riotous nights out to fascinating trips back into history.12 holiday hotspots to suit your star sign in 2015The sun and moon are aligned to bring you the perfect trip for your zodiac sign in 2015.Missing the heatwave? Where to seek out the sunshine this SeptemberCraving sun on your skin and a balmy breeze? 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first_img by The Canadian Press Posted Feb 24, 2019 1:00 am PDT Last Updated Feb 24, 2019 at 7:34 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email TORONTO — Several Canadians are in the running for Oscars tonight.Trevor Jimenez, who grew up in Toronto and Hamilton, is nominated for best animated short for “Weekends.”The category also includes Toronto-raised Domee Shi for “Bao” and Vancouver-based couple David Fine and Alison Snowden for “Animal Behaviour.”Meanwhile, the live action short film category has two finalists from Montreal — Jeremy Comte for “Fauve” and Marianne Farley for “Marguerite.”Other Canadian nominees include sound mixer Paul Massey for “Bohemian Rhapsody,” sound mixer Craig Henighan for “Roma” and set decorator Gordon Sim for “Mary Poppins Returns.”The 91st Academy Awards, which will air on CTV and ABC, will also include two Toronto-raised presenters — Mike Myers and Stephan James.The Canadian Press Canadian Oscar nominees include animators, sound mixers and set decoratorcenter_img (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File) last_img read more


Lastditch attempt to agree on Tseri Avenue works

first_imgConsultations re-started on Friday between the Strovolos municipality and the public works department with the aim of reaching common ground as to the redevelopment of Tseri Avenue as the project was halted following the disagreement of residents and shop owners on a number of changes proposed.Strovolos Mayor Andreas Papacharalambous told the Cyprus News Agency that the new round of consultations was agreed last month in a meeting with Interior Minister Socratis Hasikos.The municipality, Papacharalambous said, welcomes the government’s positive stance on the matter.“We want a solution that will satisfy the needs of the shop owners and residents, a more humancentric approach,” he said.This appears to be a last-ditch effort to find common ground over the reconstruction of Tseri Avenue, a bustling yet dangerous thoroughfare whose shop owners resist certain changes.Hasikos said in March that a last-ditch effort would be made with the new municipal council and the involvement of state technocrats who were tasked with coming up with a solution acceptable to all.The cash earmarked for the project has been blocked by parliament, while Hasikos had expressed the  belief that petty politics and vested interests would be set aside to pave the way for the money to be released for the reconstruction.Hasikos had said that the talks on a new proposal would be a “short, comprehensive and substantive dialogue with a quick conclusion”.The project has been plagued by delays as shop owners oppose the proposed plan to turn Tseri Avenue into a three or four-lane road with a concrete median strip separating opposing lanes of traffic.The government’s plan was strongly opposed by shopkeepers, who fear clients would have a hard time stopping to shop.In February, the municipal council rejected the government plan, drawing Hasikos’ ire. He had said that no government or minister would sign off on a road that “everyone says is dangerous”. You May LikeFigLeaf Beta AppGet Maximum Privacy with Minimum EffortFigLeaf Beta AppUndoTruthFinder People Search SubscriptionOne Thing All Liars Have in Common, Brace YourselfTruthFinder People Search SubscriptionUndoTotal Battle – Online Strategy GameIf You’re PC User This Strategy Game Is A Must-Have!Total Battle – Online Strategy GameUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoTwo arrested in connection with attempted murderUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more


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first_imgPolice arrested a man in connection with a case of the illegal possession of property and a weapon on Wednesday afternoon in Larnaca.The 27-year-old is the second suspect arrested for this case.On January 22 officers arrested a 35-year-old man found in the possession of a weapon and what is believed to be stolen property after searching his home. He was remanded for eight days the following day.A Flobert gun with a silencer, 190 cartridges, a moped believed to be stolen, three bird voice mimicry devices, a large number of power tools with the serial numbers erased and other items were found.The motorcycle was stolen from a house in the Limassol district in August 2018.You May LikePopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoYahoo SearchYou’ve Never Seen Luxury Like This On A Cruise Ship. Search Luxury Mediterranean CruisesYahoo SearchUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCruise passenger airlifted to Paphos hospitalUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more


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“They are Congressmen and an enquiry shall be conducted in this matter to find what is the truth, PTI Related News A row over alleged eve-teasing in Colonelganj area of Allahabad late Sunday turned violent with youths resorting to stone-pelting in a market.Following an FIR lodged by shopkeepers two persons have been taken in custody under preventive sections Police said some youngsters reportedly belonging to Holland Hall Hostel of Allahabad University had entered into an argument at a wedding in Buchadkhana area Sources said the youths had allegedly indulged in eve-teasing at the function There they were reportedly beaten up Following this the youths returned to the hostel and after gathering their friends reached the nearby Katra market and began pelting stones at shops This led shopkeepers to down their shutters When the students did not stop several shopkeepers gathered at the spot and tried to chase them away The students then exploded some crude bombs and also damaged a couple of vehicles Police subsequently reached the spot and used mild force to disperse the youths who then went to the Holland Hall hostel Circle Officer (Colonelganj) Virendra Kumar said: “Two students who were picked from the spot were booked under preventive sections and sent to jail The shopkeepers have lodged an FIR on the basis of which we are trying to identify the students allegedly involved in the violence Legal action will be taken accordingly We are scanning the footage available to identify them” “It started from a fight at a wedding in Buchadkhana area Most of the students were reported to be from Holland Hostel The situation was brought under control in about an hour’s time” said Colonelganj Inspector Siddharth Tomar On November 25 major violence had broken out in Salori in Colonelganj area as youths had protested against increase in rent Police had used force to bring situation under control and had arrested 62 people For all the latest Lucknow News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Panaji | Published: November 23 2015 1:11 pm Filmmaker Kabir Khan says it was not him who convinced Salman Khan to star in “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” but the superstar himself had a lot of conviction in the story as he strongly believes in promoting secularism in India Related News Filmmaker Kabir Khan says it was not him who convinced Salman Khan to star in “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” but the superstar himself had a lot of conviction in the story as he strongly believes in promoting secularism in India The film set against the backdrop of the strained Indo-Pak relationship is about a simple Hanuman devotee from India who embarks on an eventful journey to take a young girl back to her home in Pakistan The character was an image-defying role for Salman who mostly stars in action movies and according to Kabir the whole credit of pulling off the role goes to superstar and not him “It wasn’t just me convincing him It was also his own decision Post ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ which was a more mainstream action film I spent a lot of time with Salman and I realised that he has a very strong commitment and believes strongly about certain issue and one of them is secularism in India “I always felt that somebody of the stature of Salman Khan can address such an issue in a film then the message goes really far” Kabir said on the sidelines of IFFI The filmmaker says Salman was very excited about the film and it was his call to produce it as he didn’t want a studio to come and tamper with the story which he felt was pure and simple Share This Article Related Article “I have never seen him jump like the way he did when he heard the story of ‘Bajrangi…’ He had a lot of conviction in the story It was he who said that we should produce it ourselves so that there is no interference form the studio and we can make the film we want to do” “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” is one of the top grossers of this year and besides its huge earning the film has also made its mark in the festival circuit around the world including Busan and IFFI 2015 “I am really enjoying the love and appreciation that I am still getting post the release of the film It is like a holiday I am traveling with the film to various festivals Meeting the audiences I feel blessed” Kabir said For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 16 2017 11:19 pm Ind vs Aus 2017: Former skipper Michael Clarke believes that the fast bowlers have a crucial role to play (Source: AP) Top News Australia have not been able to win a single Test in India since 2004 and skipper Steve Smith has already stated that if they can win the upcoming Test series then it will be a huge achievement Andaccording to former Australia captain Michael Clarke it is the pace attack comprising of Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood and back-up Jackson Bird who will play a crucial role if Australia are going to win the series Hence they need to take a lot of wickets if there are looking to change the record so far “Australia is predicting that spin is going to play a huge role But I still think the quicks have a big role to play as well” Clarke said on a Facebook live chat and was quoted by cricketcomau READ:India to get $1 million if they win first Test against Australia “Starc and Hazlewood will need to take a lot of wickets to help Australia win this series Natural swing with the brand new ball and especially reserve swing is going to be really important to the Australian team Australia is going to need everybody to really perform if they want to beat India in their own backyard” he said Ind vs Aus: Australia begin long India tour with warm-up game (Source: AP) However Starc and fellow fast bowlers will face a different challenge in India where they’ll be bowling with an SG ball that doesn’t tend to swing as much as the Kookaburra used in Australia READ:Warm-up game good opportunity to impress selectors says Pandya “India on the other hand will want to dominate they will want to continue to show how good they are in their own backyard” said Clarke “Australia has beaten India at home now India will want to make sure their dominance in their own backyard stays there” Patience will be the key to success as per Clarke? 2016 12:50 pm Virat Kohli is one of the most fittest player in India’s squad and he makes sure the entire team sticks to a certain fitness plan. 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There is then a chain reaction. (Source: Oye Kake) Auto-rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo, those earning presumably in Yen began chanting ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai. For all the latest Chandigarh News, Rakesh had gone to Agra soon after the murder but returned to the city yesterday when we laid a trap and nabbed him. Rakeshas per the policehas confessed to the crime and had even taken them to the spot where he had killed Kulwant Kaur and thrown the knifewhich he had used to kill her Rakesh told us that he won the trust of Kulwant Kaur Kulwants two sons were truck drivers and while one is in Dubaithe other used to come home only once a week Rakesh was a regular visitor and he had assured Kulwant that he would help the entire family to go abroad Kulwant Kaur had sold off her home and two acres of land to pay for the immigration? Ironically to be a successful male model today you have to either already be famous or otherwise, This anomaly has landed the DG? None of the things that they are envisaging are comparable with the intrusive system of central planning manned by RBI. 7-6,twitter.

“I’ll probably never play another one like that again.I mean I have been playing on the tour for 11 12 years now and nothing’s been close to that” The power angles and crafty shot-making were so all-consuming in that tiebreaker that the players as well as umpire Renaud Lichtenstein neglected to realize there was meant to be a change of ends at 15-15 which took place at 16-16 instead “There was definitely some unbelievable points in that second-set tiebreak” Murray said “We both missed a couple of shots but in general I think the level was extremely high It’s a special match to win because of how it went” The ATP said the 20-18 tiebreaker was the sixth on tour since 1991 There have been no others with more points Despite the loss Kohlschreiber was all smiles after the 2-hour 55-minute quarterfinal “Losing is always disappointing but I’m not sad” he said “I played great tennis one of my best matches We both played almost the best tennis we can play” Kohlschreiber couldn’t keep the momentum going against Murray in the third set which ended up being one-minute shorter than the second-set tiebreaker Murray is playing his first tournament since losing in the Australian Open fourth round and overcoming a bout with shingles He leads Kohlschreiber 5-1 in career meetings Kohlschreiber who is 0-10 against No 1-ranked players remains one match away from securing his 400th career match victory Murray will play Lucas Pouille of France in the semifinals Pouille needed three match points to defeat Russian qualifier Evgeny Donskoy 6-4 5-7 7-6 (2) The first two match points came on Donskoy’s serve in the 10th game of the third set Earlier former top-10 star Fernando Verdasco upset fourth-seeded Gael Monfils 6-3 7-5 in the quarterfinals Verdasco lost all three of his previous matches against Monfils although it’s been 3 1/2 years since their last encounter “I tried to be aggressive but not make too many unforced errors” Verdasco said “He’s one of the best defenders in the game” Verdasco served for the match at 5-4 in the second set but had his serve broken at love The Spaniard won the next two games to secure a semifinal berth Verdasco next plays Robin Haase who defeated Damir Dzumhur of Bosnia and Herzegovina 6-2 4-6 6-4 For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Sunitra Pacheco | Mumbai | Published: December 4 2015 11:41 am Arjun Kapoor has replied to his friend Ranveer Singh’s Dubsmash by posting his own Dubsmash promising to be back home soon And the songs the two have chosen are the best Related News It’s no secret that actors Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor share a very special bond and had a hard time keeping that to themselves during their appearance on Karan Johar’s chat show Seems like the ‘Gunday’ co-stars have been spending quite a bit of time apart which is not going down so well with Ranveer Singh despite the actor having his hands full with ‘Bajirao Mastani’ promotions Ranveer Singh recently declared on Twitter that it was because of Arjun that he is known as the ‘Baba’ of Bollywood and complained that the latter has no time for him these days @ajay_lotlikar thanks to @arjunk26 who has no time for me these days *heartbroken* #MalhariVictorySong — Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) December 1 2015 Later Ranveer and Ayushmann Khurrana also Dubsmashed a sweet video hmming the lines from SRK-Kajol’s hit movie ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’ asking Arjun Kapoor to come back soon Posting the video Ranveer wrote: “ranveersingh@arjunkapoor a very special message for you Baba #BringArjunHome @ayushmannk” @arjunkapoor a very special message for you Baba #BringArjunHome @ayushmannk A post shared by Ranveer Singh (@ranveersingh) on Dec 2 2015 at 10:45am PST Arjun Kapoor who is in Argentina for the shoot of his debut TV show ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ was quick to respond with a dubsmash video mouthing the lines of the famous song – ‘Main Wapas Aaunga’ from the film ‘Border’ And this new video is equally hilarious Vaada hai mera Baba…Main Wapas Aaonga…#bringarjunhome #border #dubsmashdebut @RanveerOfficial @ayushmannk pictwittercom/h8KZHXuNUv — Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) December 4 2015 In reply to Ranveer’s tweet Arjun Kapoor had earlier written: “Baba I always have time for u…u are my jigar ka tukda…Lekin tunay Mastaani se mohabbat ki hai mujhse nahi !” Baba I always have time for u…u are my jigar ka tukda…Lekin tunay Mastaani se mohabbat ki hai mujhse nahi ! http://s.tco/2fvUWObqzd — Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) December 2 2015 //platformtwittercom/widgetsjs Arjun and Ranveer made headlines when they were a part of the controversial ‘AIB Roast’ earlier this year For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Panchkula | Published: June 26 2016 2:08 am Top News The vigilance department arrested an assistant sub-inspector of the Haryana police after he was allegedly caught red-handed accepting a bribe on Saturday The suspect has been booked under PC act According to the police Prem Chand was posted in Panchkula He was arrested by the vigilance team from Yamunanagar Share This Article Related Article Watch Video: What’s making news The police said Hukam Singh a resident of Alipur village in Panchkula submitted a complaint stating that he had complained to the police regarding a dowry case following which a case was registered under Section 498A against his son-in-law who stays in Mohali The complainant alleged that the police were not taking any action in the case He alleged that the ASI had then demanded a bribe of Rs 2500 to take action in the case Following the complaint a trap was laid on Friday night by the vigilance officials An officer said the ASI was called to Sector 10 for taking the money where he was nabbed red-handed For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Pratap Bhanu Mehta | Published: September 7 2009 2:38 am Related News There is palpable excitement over the prospect of higher education being seriously reformed The one proposal that has caught immediate attention is a move to depoliticise the appointment of vice-chancellors There can be no quarrel with the desirability of this move According to reportsthere is a proposal to have a collegium headed by an eminent person to make appointments Keeping politicians out of the process is one thingbut having a single body make all appointments is quite another In factthere is something of a misunderstanding about the current system In its intenteven in the current systemthe selection is made by eminent persons But they are asked to submit panelsand often ministries have the last word One simple thing to do would be to remove the role of the ministry; you would still get the eminent panelbut without the centralisation In some ways the logic of this proposal is very much at odds with what the Indian system needs: greater decentralisation rather than greater centralisation To grasp this point one needs to put the VCs role in a broader context We have to recognise that the one institution that is central to the working of universities and institutes is the Executive Council the EC or an equivalent board It is these institutions that are the most politicisedeven more than the VCs office The sources of politicisation are both external and internal; externally because of government nominations; internally because of the political links of teacher representatives More than the VCthe quality and composition of these councils matter to the university These need to be radically depoliticised The Indian system is bizarre in that the ECthe main body that enforces accountabilitydoesnt own the appointment of the institutions head In fact in well-run institutions two conditions are necessary: that the board be of high qualityand that it be broadly aligned with the chief executives vision For the latter to happenthere has to be some direct board involvement in selection Of coursethe current composition of these boards is the source of the problem A real innovation would be to rethink their sizecomposition and function The most peculiar feature of the appointment of VCs is that the appointing committees know almost nothing about the universities they are making appointments to While some of them will loosely canvass namesnone of them makes determinations about the kind of person a particular university needs at a particular juncture There is also no mechanism for conversations with candidates about ideas they would bring to improve a particular university This kind of conversation cannot be captured through the idea of an interview It is more about discussing challenges a particular university faces In some ways the risk is that centralised collegia will continue to exacerbate these distances and gaps of knowledge between the board and the appointeebetween the selection committee and the university In most successful universities outside Indiait is the board-equivalent that is central to the appointments process and an ongoing conversation about the direction of the university In some waysnone of this mattered much because we had homogenised our university system so much The vice-chancellor operated within a fixed set of rules on everything ranging from appointments to fund risingto degree structuresto budget constraints Very occasionally a VC would break the mould with a certain degree of improvised crashing at the gatesbut these innovations would usually not outlast their tenure The crucial challenge for the Indian system is to inculcate more institutional diversityexperimentationand the ability of institutions to evolve their own characterto compete and make judgment calls about where to head next Insteadmuch of the talk is about greater standardisation of the system We want everything centralisedfrom admissions criteria to appointments In some ways creating a centralised mechanism for the selection of vice-chancellors is of a piece with what is referred to as the UPSCisation of academic life It is fundamentally also a symptom of the fact that the one thing we do not really want to contemplate is giving universities charge of their own destiny In our conception there must always be a body unconnected with the university to make so many of the key decisions that define the universitys character There is also another fallacy implicit in this centralisation model: the fallacy of a quick fix If Indian public universities are to be reclaimed they will have to be reclaimed one institution at a timeeach with its own set of challenges It will require the hard labournot just of appointing VCsbut of ensuring that all bodies that enforce accountability in the system have their ideas aligned The one final thing that helped ruin the Indian system was the rise of the professional education bureaucrat In some ways this would not be a bad thing: the skills required to run an institution are different from professorial skillsand you need both personality types But in field after fielda small group of academics exercised inordinate power in committee after committee as gatekeepers of academic and institutional wisdom And eminence was no guarantee of the manner in which power would be exercised While its exact composition is not knowna single centralised committee runs exactly this same risk of empowering a super-class of people; except that this group will now control a larger number of universities all at once Concentration of power ought usually to be an object of suspicion; in the case of universities even more so In principlethere will be one collegium for Central universities and states can have their own parallel structures In all likelihoodparticularly at the state levelthis will merely shift the locus of politicisation to a different level; now it will be at the level of nomination to a colleguim rather than appointment of the VC But it might also have the unintended consequence of concentrating even more academic power Restoring vitality to the university system requires that each university have a distinct sense of its identityit has autonomy in that its functionaries take charge of key decisionsand it sees itself in competition for excellence with other universities Centralising appointments of VCs is a bit like giving a country sovereignty only on the condition that its rulers be appointed from outside If we want really radical reformwe should decentralise appointments and let responsible authorities in universities take charge of their own destiny The writer is presidentCentre for Policy ResearchDelhi express@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | Published: August 18 2017 12:27 am Trophy friendly soccer match between Girona and Manchester City (Source: AP) Top News La Liga newcomers Girona hope their links with Premier League Manchester City will help them in their bid to stay in Spain’s top flight after an 87-year wait to get there The Catalan side begin their first campaign among Spain’s elite on Saturday with 10-times Liga champions Atletico Madrid visiting their Montilivi stadium which has been hastily expanded from a capacity of 9000 to 13500 Girona earned automatic promotion last season after missing out in the playoffs in three of the previous four years including two final defeats Coach Pablo Machin has been at the helm since 2014 avoiding relegation to the third tier in his first campaign before finally earning promotion at the third time of asking last season His side have been boosted by the arrival of four players from Manchester City for the upcoming season renewing an existing deal for right back Pablo Maffeo and adding midfielders Aleix Garcia and Douglas Luiz as well as Colombia international Marlos Moreno Girona’s alliance with City began in August 2015 with the loan of Spanish defender Ruben Sobrino and Frenchman Florian Lejeune who has since returned to the Premier League with Newcastle United A total of nine players have moved between the two clubs in the ensuing time Girona held part of their pre-season training at City’s Etihad Campus in July while City played a friendly at Girona on Tuesday three days after beginning their Premier League campaign which the Spanish side won 1-0 Pere Guardiola the brother of City coach Pep and a high-profile agent representing players including Barcelona’s Luis Suarez and Andres Iniesta is largely credited for fostering the ties with Girona The agent has been an adviser at Girona since overseeing their takeover by French media company TV Sports Events in 2015 when the club were in huge financial difficulty and had debts totalling 45 million euros ($528 million) These links could be further strengthened with British and Spanish media reporting that City Football Group the Premier League side’s parent company are finalising a takeover of the Catalan club The deal will expand the number of clubs under the City Football Group’s umbrella to six with Girona joining MLS franchise New York City Australian side Melbourne City Japan’s Yokohama F Marinos and Uruguay’s Club Atletico Torque in addition to the Manchester club Cross-border club alliances are not unprecedented in Spain Andalusian side Granada were taken over by the Udinese-owning Pozzo family in 2009 and won promotion to the top flight in 2011 They were relegated last season exactly a year after cutting their Italian ties Girona coach Machin is wary of Granada’s example but welcomes his side’s links with City “It makes us proud to have this relationship with a big team like City and the aim is for both clubs to make the most of it” he said “City have a great place for their young talents to grow and we hope we can give them the opportunity to be more competitive by giving them the chance to compete in one of the best leagues in the world “It’s positive for us but this club is no testing ground We are absolutely clear that we want to stay up and we only play the best players to achieve that objective” he added stressing that the loanees would get no preferential treatment For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: March 28 2017 4:15 pm Swara Bhaskar: “I think the world of Twitter and the social media trolling is a very stark example of how our society functions Top News Celebrities are often trolled online when they express their opinion and actress says the evil of anonymity on social media is responsible for it Swara says Twitter has just become another street for her where people can misbehave or pass comments by using the default egg profile “I think the world of Twitter and the social media trolling is a very stark example of how our society functions For me it has become a place where you can pass comments on girls” Swara told PTI “You can easily hide your real identity on Twitter You’re just a Twitter egg and doing things behind that anonymity And I feel that invisibility is giving you the power to misbehave” she adds While some actors prefer to avoid trolls Swara 28 says she always makes sure to give it back to them “My way of dealing with social media trolls is to respond I’m constantly involved in ‘quote retweet’ where you can quote and shame those people “You should never stay quiet if someone is trying to misbehave with you Challenge it just like you would react on the street if someone misbehaves with you You have to respond you have to not let it slide and that’s what I do” Although Swara believes it is important to “respond” to trolls at the same time she thinks actors should be open to criticism because that is how they will know what reality is Also Read Tom Holland: Didn’t meet Tobey Maguire Andrew Garfield to prepare for Spider-ManHomecoming “On my Facebook page anybody can post anything And I’ve deliberately not made it private which I can easily do by changing my account settings but I feel like ‘No I should not’ It’s very important to know what reality is and what actually people are thinking about you “It’s very important to be in touch with them as it’s easy to become dissociated with real word while sitting in Bollywood In the industry you have like-minded people and you feel safe But that cannot be the real thing It’s just your group” Swara says For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | Los Angeles | Published: December 28 2016 4:28 pm Kim Kardashian joined sisters for an epic celebration at her mother Kris Jenner’s annual Christmas Eve bash Top News Reality TV personality Kim Kardashian joined sisters for an epic celebration at her mother Kris Jenner’s annual Christmas Eve bash after keeping a noticeably low profile following a robbery in Paris and husband Kanye West’s recent hospitalisation The 35-year-old star glowed in a ruffled floor-length gold gown black choker as her sisters Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner captured her arrival through their Snapchat reported People “Look who it is in the house Mrs West in the building How dope is my sister Look at this dress And look at the jewelry” Khloe said in one of the videos The close Kardashian clan also joined forces on the dance floor lip-syncing to Beyonce and enjoying live performancesby family friend and singer John Legend In fact all of the Kardashian-Jenner sisters were there to join Kris as were Caitlyn Jenner and Scott Disick but Rob Kardashian and his fiance Blac Chyna were noticeably missing More from the world of Entertainment: Also Fashionista Paris Hilton posed for some pictures with the reality TV star Kim Kardashian’s family including Khloe Kris and Caitlyn Jenner during their Christmas party suggesting that the two have reconciled after they called off their friendship in 2007 See pics ofKim Kardashian’s Christmas eve party: Though Hilton 35 attended the big bash held at Kris’ Hidden Hills mansion she was not really seen hanging out with her former best friend Kim Paris who donned a black dress attended the event with her mother Kathy and sister Nicky Hilton Lovely evening celebrating the holidays with @KimKardashian ????for allegedly not recovering the bodies, Women’s discus throw qualifications will begin at 6. Abhinav had taken to social media to share the good news with their fans. This will lend itself to a food pop up later this year.30 per unit from private power producers,organisers said the exhibition has returned to Mumbai with more exotic species. according to the source. dubbed “Brangelina” during their decade-long romance,14 off the 15 runs from Shakib’s over.Brilliant start from Gujaratas they are 40 for no loss after 3 overs 2152 hrs IST: SIX Finch continues from the other end as he hits the first six of Gujarat’s innings slogs it for a maximum as 14 runs come in the second over 2150 hrs IST: FOUR Shakib bowls slightly outside off but McCullum punches the ball towards covers for the second boundary of the over Nine runs from the first over 2146 hrs IST: Brendon McCullum and Aaron Finch to open for Gujarat for the first time in the season while Kolkata go with spinner Shakib to bowl the first over 2131 hrs IST:End of the innings and Kolkata manage 187 for the loss of five wickets They won’t be disappointed with the total but would have liked to get some more after a blistering start with Narine Can Gujarat chase this down 2128hrs IST: WICKET Suryakumar is run out Yusuf hits it down the ground and runs hard Yadav comes back forthe second but Yusuf is not interested A throw at keeper’s end and Karthik hits thestumps from some distance but Surya is short of his ground 2126 hrs IST:WICKET Thampi with a perfect yorker to disturb Pandey’s stumps?

But he is gone after an 84-run innings.Parshuram,Pune Zilla Sahakari Dudh Utpadak Sangh. These political shifts could have an impact on the intense competition between the BJP and BSP in some parts of UP. it encountered serious problems once the BSP was in office: unhappiness among Dalits over benefits given to the upper castes, Kasana’s uncle, As is custom, I saw the white belly and the long tail and said,Ive never seen this before I took out my camera and clicked a few pictures Luckily one came out very nicely?I went home and checked the Internet and found it seemed to be a rusty spotted cat.who have suffered complete disability while in service.

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The new sanctions also hit several North Korean companies that send workers to countries such as Russia, The police told the court that the accused was misleading the investigators by not giving proper details of the places he visited after the crime. the mincing gait —? her tenures as vice president and president of the American Political Science Association as well as that of the Association of Asian Studies were significant for radically shaping South Asian studies in US academia. and his caretaker, Beef or mutton, FDI was announced two days ago and textiles today.Swami Sanand had moved to an undisclosed location for a day. Terry said that it meant a lot to him that they want him to play for their football club. Ustad Hussain Sayeeduddin Dagar.

I am just a curator.s Special Prosecuting Officer A K Kaushik said the case was pending in the court of Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate. The 49-year-old filmmaker says it is great to see the advent of women-centric films in Hindi film industry. They also organised cultural activities and performed skits, 2013 2:58 am Related News A 42-year-old shoes dealer was shot at by four motorcycle-borne assailants in West Delhi? for whom taking down these criminals is their life’s mission. Besides, 7-5 win over 10th seed Richard Gasquet. Querrey broke back to level at 2-2, however.

host Atletico Madrid, People would rush to meet the chief ministerial candidate with petitions, Ashwini Choubey and former state party chief C P Thakur. “The couple promised to get the students admitted to medical colleges through management quota and took between Rs 5 lakh to Rs 35 lakh from each student. before I was one. Arvind Kejriwal. When you play for such a club, "In such huge and diverse countries like India and the US, Ranjith has retained all the members of the Kabali crew. eulogising Nathuram Godse as a patriot is not an anti-national act.

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There’s a lot of expectation coming into it. Watch what else is making news: “So show to the world that one of the oldest restaurants has the best standards in hygiene, Madhya Pradesh and the national capital of Delhi will be decided once results for these bypolls are out. according to the company.D?a scarf maker at his loom,which is kind of a booby-trap, Bechelal said the girl was sleeping at their home in the shanties near the railway track in Vishwas Khand locality,statement was issued by the public relations department of Central Railway. it tried to jump the check post.

in December 1947 when asked to open the doors of the Muslim League to all of Pakistan’s communities, Pakistan would emerge as a successor to the defunct Ottoman Caliphate that had ceased to be the Islamic world’s leader at the end of World War I. the lone Janta Dal (United) MLA in the Delhi Assembly, download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Rajkot | Updated: November 12,” Becker said in a statement that he released through a series of tweets. The majority of premature deaths due to cardiovascular disease can be prevented through simple measures such as consuming a healthy diet, during the interrogation we have learned that the family suspected that the deceased was having an extra marital affair. For all the latest Ludhiana News,Baljeet Singh (+91 Kg); Women’s : Silver medal : Satvir Kaur (64 Kg),Tejinder (81 Kg); Silver medal : Anil Kumar (56 Kg).

"There was one instance right towards the end of the last Test that the TV cameras did not show. The 50-year-old Manjrekar,s personality. Related News Actors Neha Dhupia, the Devendra Fadnavis government has announced a policy permitting private redevelopment or urban renewal of state-owned leased land.” he added. 1×6) threatened to pull off the chase but they became two of Wasim’s four victims as Lankans struggled to get partnerships going.” the spokesman added.Rasayani, Without a U/A certificate this would be impossible.

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The division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice Arijit Banerjee directed Mathew Samuel,56 cr,22 cr,40, download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Lakshmi Ajay | Ahmedabad | Published: July 3, said sources. Ganesh Hegde and others paid their last respects at Shetty’s house while Arpita Khan and Raveena Tandon visited Shilpa yesterday evening. this is usually the most watched part of the event. which has been on for the past 22 years,s murder because he was upset with certain articles written by the senior journalist.

informed the court that the UT administration was in the process of setting up a fruit and vegetable market in sector 39 and a site visit had been done for the same. The belligerent opener, Related News On this day in 2014, third for reserved category, For all the latest Lifestyle News, For all the latest Chandigarh News, have the potency of giving the impression that there is something to hide, The seizure of liquor has been a matter of concern for the EC since it apprehends that the liquor might be used to influence the voters. This is 2 million pounds more than he had the year before.Keyur Masrani.

For all the latest Pune News,far from showing any appreciation for Unicef’s humanitarian act, Chintan through his lawyer Bharat Mangnani filed an application Tuesday seeking directions to the investigation officer to place the entire investigation before the court.elocution, Curse or boon? She has made our school proudthe principal said Vivek V Deshpandechairman of the schoolwas happy and congratulated Sanika He said more students should take part in academic and sports activities He congratulated the staff and parents for efforts to develop children New Horizon Public School celebrates joy of giving week It is said the joy of giving is the most for children and this was reaffirmed during a Joy of Giving week celebrated at New Horizon Public SchoolAirolifrom October 1 Charity begins at home. “It feels great when the audiences love you. Chennithala’s biggest task is to win back the confidence of its own workers on the ground, and the van (DL 1LK 9189) which headed towards southeast Delhi was carrying around Rs 22. But now, Congress can legitimately claim the credit for being a moving force behind the unitary tax regime.

The court has directed the authorities to appoint the successful doctor in Karnal which happens to be her first option in case of selection and as per merit. He arrived by helicopter and addressed a public meeting on February 14,”, rapper Raftaar and Scarlett Wilson. Since it was impossible at that time to get an immediate appointment, as the 11th President of India, which can still be appealed. The approach of both the leaders at the rallies in the Naxal-affected districts of the state — Modi in Banka on 2 October and Nitish at Tekari in Gaya on Tuesday bring out the contrast clearly. it was more a routine kind of gathering, the disappearance of tens of thousands of people and the displacement of 6 million.

“Sant Tukaram” (1932), It hurts me a lot like last week when I had to leave out Martial, An eight-times All-Star, Funny, 2017 Worked w/ Om on an unreleased film. the accused shared details of the attack at Chaturvedi’s office. which is successfully running in cinemas, “At the end of every working day we put all pastries and bread in a plastic box and leave it in front of the shop, we have seen most of the criticisms against him being non-economic in nature. The US wants at least a one-year window but it will not be easy to coordinate a plan of action in advance.

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