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first_img Top Stories – It didn’t appear to be the offense’s best day. Rashad Johnson and Deone Bucannon each picked off a pass, and overall the Cardinals struggled to move the ball on a consistent basis.– Jay Feely, who will handle the kicking duties Saturday in Minnesota, converted seven of his eight field goal attempts, including two from 50 yards out. His lone miss came from 43 yards. – Ryan Lindley once again got all of the third team reps at quarterback. It will be he, not Logan Thomas, who will play Saturday in Minnesota.– Receiver Dan Buckner had himself quite a day. The former UA Wildcat had at least one touchdown catch. Another one he seemed to bobble some before trapping it against his helmet, and a final reception may have had him out of bounds just shy of the goal line. Regardless, it was easily one of his best practices of camp. – Tight end John Carlson caught a touchdown pass from Carson Palmer during red zone work. He was wide open — like, nobody was near him.– Running back-fullback-something back Robert Hughes scored a touchdown on a run during 11-on-11 red zone work. He basically went into the end zone untouched by the first team defense. Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling GLENDALE, Ariz. — A sparse crowd was on hand to watch the Arizona Cardinals practice Tuesday. If anything, it was probably just another sign of how this time of year can kind of drag — for everyone. The Cards were in shorts Tuesday, meaning there was hitting involved, but it was not exactly a full-contact session.Of Note– Jonathan Cooper (toe), Kevin Minter (pectoral), Nate Potter (back), Max Starks (ankle) and Anthony Steen (neck) did not practice for a second straight day; Michael Floyd (groin), Ted Ginn, Jr. (knee) and Lyle Sendlein remain out, while John Abraham (personal) has yet to report. Cooper was, however, sans walking boot. Comments   Share   Stat of the DayJay Feely’s 127 points last season was the second-best single-season total in franchise history, trailing only the 140 points Neil Rackers racked up in 2005.Quotes of the Day“Until practice is over. You get ejected from the game, so you get ejected from practice. We practice like it’s a game every day. You play by the rules. You play the game. (If) you lose your temper and punch a guy in the game, you get ejected.” – Coach Bruce Arians on kicking Darnell Dockett and Bradley Sowell out of the previous day’s practice after they scuffled“There’s always room for improvement. We’re not satisfied with anything we did because we haven’t arrived yet.” – Defensive lineman Frostee Rucker on if the run defense could be even better in 2014 than it was in 2013, when it was the best in the NFL“You’ve just got to come out and compete every day. It’s not a sprint; it’s a marathon. Camp’s long and you’ve got to stack them. We talk about stacking practices as a team, and you’ve got to stack them as an individual. I had a good day today, but that means I’ve got to come out and have another good one tomorrow.” – Buckner on what was a good day of practice Tuesdaycenter_img – / 37 The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img read more

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first_img This combination photo shows Sacha Baron Cohen at the 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Jan. 15, 2007, left, and Cohen portraying retired Israeli Colonel Erran Morad in a still from the Showtime series, “Who Is America?” After crafting previous eccentric personas such as Borat and Bruno, Sacha Baron Cohen has created his most stereotypical character yet in Col. Erran Morad. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, left, and Showtime) by Aron Heller, The Associated Press Posted Aug 1, 2018 11:05 pm PDT Last Updated Aug 2, 2018 at 5:40 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email JERUSALEM – Sacha Baron Cohen is at it again. After tapping into his familiarity with Israel and his fluency in Hebrew to shape previous eccentric personas such as Borat and Bruno, the Jewish comedian has created his most stereotypical Israeli character yet — a grotesque, faux counterterrorism instructor in his new Showtime series “Who is America?”Retired Col. Erran Morad has already managed to dupe former Vice-President Dick Cheney into signing a waterboarding kit, convinced former Senate majority leader Trent Lott to endorse a plan to arm kindergartners and caused a Georgia state representative to resign after he shouted racial slurs and exposed his rear end in a supposed self-defence drill against homophobic jihadis.Another of those pranked, disgraced Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, accused Baron Cohen of preying on Israel’s friends in America and seeking to “embarrass, humiliate, and mock” the Jewish state. But in Israel — where Baron Cohen’s mother was born and where he spent much time in his youth — people seem to be in on the joke.“The reaction has mostly been astonishment about the accuracy of the portrayal. He really got some of our traits down,” Einav Schiff, a TV critic for the Yediot Ahronot newspaper, said with a chuckle. “Everyone here knows an ‘Erran Morad’ but I haven’t recognized any outrage or embarrassment about the character. It’s mostly been ridicule for these Americans who have fallen for him.”Typically donning black boots, fatigues and a military-type sweatshirt with inverse Hebrew writing on it, Baron Cohen’s Morad character sports a scar in his bushy unibrow and speaks in heavily-accented, broken English peppered with Hebrew expressions and in a choppy cadence typical of Israel’s gruff military types. Though he is said to be a colonel, he sometimes refers to himself as a general, major or captain, or alternately someone who served in the shadowy Mossad spy agency. With Cheney, the alleged retired operative showed up in a full olive-green military uniform and the insignia of a staff sergeant, none of which seemed to set off any alarm bells with the former U.S. secretary of defence.It’s that type of lunacy that has mostly tickled Israelis. Besides exposing the prejudices of his targets, Baron Cohen’s humour has also uncovered the fetishized version of Israel that many of its supposed staunch supporters on the religious right believe exists. Nearly all were drawn to the interviews under the guise of a fake pro-Israel award for their support, when in fact all it did was expose their ignorance.In practice, most Israelis are secular, gay-friendly and, even with the country’s mandatory military service, have little interest in firearms as recreation. Israeli gun laws are in fact quite stiff and most look at America’s obsession with weapons incredulously.Nowhere is that more evident than in Morad’s “kinder-guardian” program segment, in which a string of gun-loving conservatives are fooled into believing Israel arms preschoolers to counter school shootings. More astoundingly, they go on to endorse such child-friendly products like “Puppy Pistol,” ”Gunny Rabbit” and the magical “Uzi-corn.”“The intensive three-week Kinderguardian course introduces specially selected children from 12 to 4 years old to pistols, rifles, semi-automatics, and a rudimentary knowledge of mortars,” former republican congressman Joe Walsh says in one segment. “In less than a month — less than a month — a first-grader can become a first-grenade-er.”In a subsequent CNN interview, Walsh admitted he was duped by a program that struck him as fishy. “I’m thinking to myself ‘well this is kind of crazy, but it is Israel and Israel is strong on defence,’” he explained.Such reasoning has raised some concern in Israel that others may be naive enough to take Baron Cohen’s spoof literally.“Yes, your satire was outrageously on point and Col. Erran Morad was spot on. Still, bad enough that Israel gets demonized for the things it actually does, you have to go and make horrifying fake stuff up?” wrote Allison Kaplan Sommer, an English-language columnist for the Haaretz daily. “Satire or not, I’m afraid the American public is going to be left with the impression, that we are, in fact, gun fans when the truth is our gun control is a million times stricter than in the U.S.”Baron Cohen, 46, no doubt, knows his material. He is an observant Jew who belonged to a Zionist Jewish youth group while in high school in England. Upon graduation he spent a year working and studying on a kibbutz in northern Israel and has since returned for several visits. His fluency in Hebrew and grasp of Israeli politics and culture has found its way into his comedic acts before.In Borat, the fake Kazakh that his wacky, misogynist and anti-Semitic character speaks is actually Hebrew — a twist that made the 2006 movie a fan-favourite in Israel. The film is filled with Hebrew vulgarities and in one scene Borat sings the lyrics of the legendary Hebrew folk song “Koom Bachur Atzel,” meaning “get up lazy boy.” Borat’s signature catch phrase — “Wa wa wee wa,” an expression for wow — derives from a skit on a popular Israeli comedy show.Three years later, Baron Cohen portrayed Bruno — a flamboyant Austrian fashionista with a Nazi streak — and visited Israel, nearly sparking a riot in an ultra-Orthodox Jewish neighbourhood in Jerusalem after strutting down the street in a sexed-up Hassidic outfit. He also comically referred to the chickpea dish “hummus” and the Islamic militant group “Hamas” interchangeably.Showtime said Baron Cohen was not available for interviews about his new character.With Moore, who has denied multiple allegations he pursued romantic or sexual relationships toward teenage girls while he was in his 30s, Morad taps into Israel’s image as a high-tech nation to introduce its newest gadget — a “pedophile detector” that naturally beeps every time he swipes the wand in front of Moore.But even that pales in comparison to the humiliation heaped on Jason Spencer, the Georgia state representative. Egged on by Morad, Spencer proceeds to repeatedly shout a racial slur for black people, derogatorily imitates Asian tourists while slipping a selfie-stick between the legs of someone in traditional female Muslim garb and then caps it off by charging at Morad with bared buttocks to incite fear in his homophobic assailant.Dor Hillel, a 26-year-old former Israeli soldier, said he found the gullibility so astounding it took him a while to figure out what he was watching.“Apparently these people are so naive that they really think we are like that,” he said. “These Americans will believe anything.”___Follow Heller at Israelis tickled by Sacha Baron Cohen’s grotesque caricaturelast_img read more

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first_imgUN Special Advisor for Cyprus Espen Barth Eide will hold contacts in Athens on Monday and on Wednesday with the Turkish Foreign Ministry.UN spokesperson in Cyprus Aleem Siddique told CNA that Eide will be in Turkey on Tuesday, where the following day he will hold contacts at the Foreign Ministry.On Monday Eide will be received in Athens by Greek Foreign Minister Nicos Kotzias, at the initiative of the Greek minister.Their meeting will focus on recent developments regarding the Cyprus issue.On Friday Eide issued a written statement saying that despite serious efforts to overcome their differences regarding the modalities for meeting in Geneva, the two Cyprus leaders were unable to find common ground.“Without a prospect for common ground, there is no basis for continuing this shuttle diplomacy,” he said.On the same day President Nicos Anastasiades expressed regret over the Turkish Cypriot leader’s decision not to accept his proposal for a joint meeting to be held Monday.“It is with great regret that I was informed by Mr Espen Barth Eide about the decision of the Turkish Cypriot leader not to accept the compromised proposal I made through him, but also his refusal to accept the invitation addressed by Mr Eide for a joint meeting to be held next Monday,” Anastasiades said on Friday.You May LikeClassmates.comLook For Any High School Yearbook, It’s FreeClassmates.comUndoFigLeaf Beta AppHow to Become Fully Anonymous Online in Less Than 3 Minutes? Better safe than sorryFigLeaf Beta AppUndoSUVs | Search AdsThese SUVs Are Leading The Pack. Research 2019 Luxury Crossover SUV DealsSUVs | Search AdsUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoAuthorities release five of 12 Israeli rape suspects, seven due in court FridayUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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first_imgConstantinos Hadigeorgiou, the son of the couple murdered during a botched robbery in Strovolos in April last year, had identified the main defendant in a police line-up, Nicosia criminal court heard on Tuesday.CID officer Natasa Anastasiadou, testifying for the prosecution, said that during the investigation of the crime she had personally escorted the 15-year-old to a police line-up held behind one-way glass.There, the boy identified Loizos Tzionis, the main defendant, as the person who had entered his room holding a knife.Earlier in the trial, the boy’s statement to the police was read out in court. In it, the youngster recounts how on the night a man entered his room, put his hand on his mouth and told him he just killed his parents.The man then asked the boy about money. Wielding a knife, he led him downstairs to the kitchen. According to Constantinos, the man told him not to be afraid; he would not harm him, as he himself had a son.The boy was led downstairs and locked in the basement, from where he later managed to escape.His parents – the victims – were 60-year-old Giorgos Hadjigeorgiou and Dina Sergiou, 59.Also on Tuesday, police officer Andreas Alexandrou testified about the findings of a report he prepared into fingerprints recovered from the crime scene.The trial continues on July 15 when Sarah Shams, Tzionis’ ex-girlfriend, will take the stand.Back in February Shams was sentenced to four years in jail on a single charge of conspiracy to commit robbery. She had agreed to cooperate with the state in prosecuting the other defendants.You May LikeLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoSenior Living | Search AdsLuxury Senior Apartments in Rowland HeightsSenior Living | Search AdsUndo Authorities release five of 12 Israeli rape suspects, seven due in court FridayUndoConcern over falling tourism numbersUndoA new way of doing businessUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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City Mayor Renu Bala Gupta says that the focus will be on highlighting its historical importance along with the development that can take place. 2015 Genelia and Riteish Deshmukh became proud parents to a son named Riaan on November 25, internet governance, solutions and services: this entails creation of a conducive environment. Binpur MLA Srikanta Mahato said: ?Praveen Tripathi said,We have stepped up the security of the MLAs of this area We are sensitizing them according to the information we are receiving? Always impeccably turned out,” said Uday Salyan, “They have been supporting me for long. Even before my first film ‘Band Baaja Baaraat’ hit the screens I was nobody back then and still they supported me And I am sure they are happy to see my growth” said Ranveer who will soon be seen on the big screen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama “Bajirao Mastani” While everyone was in a mood to party after bringing the curtains down on the event Ranveer got emotional and also spoke about the Chennai floods “Whosoever is facing the problem my heart goes out to them I have been getting updates from a friend facing the problem I hope the government helps our brothers and sisters in Chennai My condolences to everyone who lost their loved ones in the flood We should do our bit to save the earth” he said Commemorating the best of menswear in India Fashion Nights a collaboration between GQ India and Van Heusen showcased trends that are sophisticated and sharp catering proficiently to urban Indian men Celebrated designers like Raghavendra Rathore Rajesh Pratap Singh Shantanu & Nikhil and Troy Costa also presented menswear for the discerning men For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Vishwas Waghmode | Mumbai | Published: January 14 2016 4:39 am Related News WHILE corporators across party lines are confident of pushing through their demand for the ouster of heritage conservationist Tasneem Mehta from the board of trustees that oversees the Dr Bhau Daji Lad museum in Byculla it has emerged now that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will be unable to immediately dissolve the board of trustees without initiating arbitration proceedings The tripartite agreement signed in 2003 by the BMC (which owns the museum) the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) and the Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation (the largest sponsor for the museum’s restoration) says none of the three parties may unilaterally terminate the agreement The agreement is valid for a period of 15 years from the completion of the restoration As the restoration was completed in 2007 and the museum opened for public only in 2008 the agreement is valid till February 2023 “This agreement shall not be unilaterally terminated by either party and if there are any disputes and differences as regards interpretation of any of its terms the same shall be referred to joint mediation of the Municipal Commissioner and Tasneem Mehta and the sponsor and if the same remains unresolved the same may be referred to Arbitration under the provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996” reads the tri-party agreement “However in the meantime the restoration and revitalistion to be carried out inside or outside the Museum premises shall not be stopped pending the mediation or hearing of Arbitration proceedings and parties shall act according to the final published award of the Arbitrator/s” it adds At a meeting of the BMC’s various group leaders last week the corporators demanded that the civic body takes over control of the trust’s operations Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta said the civic body would review the agreement first Civic officials said they may be able to introduce some checks and balances in auditing and in the revenue-sharing model of the trust “But as per the agreement it doesn’t seem possible to remove Tasneem Mehta or to make any drastic changes in the trust’s functioning” said a civic official The corporators’ demand for her ouster is based on allegations that the BMC-owned museum has turned into an institution for the elite with little or no access for common citizens a complaint that gained ground especially after an aborted effort to host the finale of a fashion week in the museum premises last year Tasneem Mehta managing trustee of the trust said the BMC can’t terminate the agreement legally “All the allegations are untrue and concocted to sabotage the expansion plan of the museum The then mayor and municipal commissioner had asked us to raise the funds The fashion show was one of the fund raising exercises If they have any issues or complaints they can come and talk to me about it I am ready to work with everybody” said Mehta vishwaswaghmode@expressindiacom For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | Melbourne | Updated: December 25 2016 12:39 pm Nic Maddinson has scored 0 one and four in his three Test innings since making his debut against South Africa FILE Top News Out-of-form Australia batsman Nic Maddinson has been granted a reprieve with his captain Steve Smith confirming his side would be unchanged for the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan Maddinson has scored 0 one and four in his three Test innings since making his debut against South Africa in Adelaide and his place in the team had been in question following the decision to call all-rounder Hilton Cartwright into the squad Smith however said Maddinson would play at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Monday as his fast bowling trio of Josh Hazlewood Mitchell Starc and Jackson Bird had recovered well after a heavy workload in the first Test in Brisbane The trio bowled 113 overs between them in Pakistan’s second innings where the visitors were dismissed for 450 chasing 490 for victory “We brought the all-rounder into the squad because the bowlers had a pretty heavy workload but they’ve pulled up well and they’re confident they can get through” Smith told reporters on Sunday “Obviously (Nic) hasn’t started the way he would have liked I was really proud of him in the second innings in Brisbane to come out and do the thing for the team and try and score quick runs and have a crack “That’s what we want from our team to have unselfish players like that and I thought he did a good job to come out and do that” Despite winning the match in Brisbane Smith has been criticised for not being ruthless enough when he failed to impose the follow on when Pakistan were skittled for 142 in their first innings 287 runs short of Australia’s total His cautious field settings on day five with Pakistan still needing 108 runs for victory with only two wickets in hand were queried by former captains Michael Clarke and Mark Taylor and slammed as “ridiculous” by ex-England skipper Michael Vaughan “People are open to criticise me all they like but in the end we won the test match so I’m happy with that” Smith added “You can always learn from different things” It was the second successive test victory for the side which had been overhauled following a humiliating innings and 80-run loss to South Africa in their second test in Hobart which sealed the series for the Proteas The Hobart loss was Australia’s fifth in succession and the selectors swung the axe with five changes to the team for the third game in Adelaide Smith’s revamped side responded with a seven wicket victory and continued that momentum with victory in Brisbane “I’m really happy we won the Test match” Smith said of the Brisbane game “That’s five wins in a row (including three one-day matches against New Zealand) so we’re heading in the right direction” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | Los Angeles | Published: March 10 2016 12:32 pm Bindi Irwin says her boyfriend Chandler Powell is part of a family now Top News Australian actress Bindi Irwin says her boyfriend Chandler Powell is part of a family now The 17-year-old television presenter said she is blessed to have Powell in her life reported ET online “(Chandler) is a part of the family now I don’t know who loves him more- me or my family He’s such a kind and genuine person that I’m really blessed “He’s a huge part of my journey in life At this point in my life I’m looking forward to a lot of things I’m going to be 18 There’s so much on the horizon” Irwin said Her 12-year-old brother Robert has also grown fond of Powell For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top NewsISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish district governorship in Istanbul has banned a film screening event on Friday related to lesbian gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues the day before it was due to start citing risks to public safety “The LGBT+ themed meeting march film screening and interview events that will take place on Nov 25 in Beyoglu district will not be allowed in order to secure public order and safety to protect the rights and freedom of other people and to prevent crime” the Beyoglu governor’s office said It said in a statement that applications for the events had not been submitted Following the announcement a statement from the venue where the film and interviews were due to take place said they had been postponed Last week the Turkish capital Ankara banned the public showing of films and exhibitions related to LGBT issues until further notice the Ankara governor’s office said also citing risks to public safety Gay pride parades have been banned in Istanbul for the last two years Although homosexuality is not a crime in Turkey unlike in many Muslim countries there is widespread hostility to it Civil liberties in Turkey have become a particular concern for the West after a crackdown following an attempted military coup in July 2016 Since then more than 50000 people have been jailed pending trial on suspicion of links to the coup Some 150000 people have been sacked or suspended from their jobs Human rights groups and Turkey’s Western allies President Tayyip Erdogan is using the coup as a pretext to quash his opponents Ankara says the measures are necessary given the extent of the security threat it faces This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed By: IANS | Kolkata | Published: November 16 2015 9:20 pm Seemaa Desai lauded the 17th edition of the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival for having a selection of children’s films judged by a children’s jury Top News Filmmaker Seemaa Desai who helmed the entertaining “Pappu Ki Pugdandi” India’s official entry to the kids section at the Toronto International Film Festival 2015 says she is happy that the trend of judging children’s films by a jury comprising children alone is catching up in India “It’s happening internationally and now in India I think it’s good because children can understand what they want from a film better and also because they will dissect it from a children’s perspective” Desai told the media at the 21st Kolkata International Film Festival on Monday Desai lauded the 17th edition of the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival for having a selection of children’s films judged by a children’s jury “Pappu Ki Pugdandi” produced by the Children’s Film Society of India (CFSI) tells the story of Pappu hailing from a lower middle-class family who faces adjustment issues in his new school and his interactions with a genie hoping to solve all his problems Share This Article Related Article The message conveyed by the movie is there are no shortcuts to happiness and one must learn to identify his or her strengths Desai said she prefers to stay away from “preachy” or “dark tones” in films for children “I don’t want children’s films to have dark tones or be too preachy It should be fun to watch for the kids and at the same time drive home a message So my film has songs and dances and fight sequences” Desai said For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Updated: July 30 2016 6:03 am Sources said that the case had been registered at the Sector 11 police station as according to the report someone from Panjab University was suspected to be involved in the paper leak File Photo Top News The UT Police has registered a case against unknown teachers whose recruitment came under the scanner after the Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) found that the question papers for the tests for which they appeared last year were leaked The joint teams of UT Police and Punjab VB are inquiring into the matter The police are also probing the disappearance of some of the teachers who were recruited in the test Sources in the UT Police told Chandigarh Newsline that a case under sections 409 (criminal breach of trust by public servant) 420 (cheating) and 120B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code was registered at Sector 11 police station late on Friday evening DSP (Central) Naresh Yadav said that they had registered the case after verifying the report of the Punjab Vigilance Bureau which gave a list of some candidates who appeared in the exams Sources said that the case had been registered at the Sector 11 police station as according to the report someone from Panjab University was suspected to be involved in the paper leak “It is clear that the paper was leaked We have also identified some teachers who are teaching in the city schools We have also identified the schools where these teachers are teaching Six teachers have gone missing but we will soon trace them” said a UT Police source As of now the Punjab Vigilance Bureau has arrested 30 accused in the scam Watch Video: What’s making news After the Punjab VB asked the local police to probe the matter as many as six teachers have gone missing Their respective principals have also informed the education department about the absence of these teachers The Punjab VB had written to the UT Police last week after Naresh Yadav who was the main link of main accused Guruji told the investigators that the recruitment test for Junior Basic Teachers (JBT) Nursery Trained Teachers (NTT) and Trained Graduate Teachers (TGT) was leaked and some of the candidates had access to the question papers For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Debjani Paul | Published: November 17 2013 3:57 am Related News When the British literary magazine and publisher Granta first released a list of the 20 most promising young British novelists in 1983it seemed almost prescient Many of them (Rose TremainIan McEwan and Martin Amis) went on to become literary heavyweights Granta continued to replicate the trick in succeeding decades as welland literary circles have been watching the list carefully So this yearwhen the new list named Nigerian-born Helen OyeyemiBritish-Chinese Xiaolu GuoZadie Smith who is part-Jamaicanand even Indian-origin author Sunjeev Sahotaalongside other international authorsit seemed to indicate a turning point for modern literature in the UK Its fantastic actually I love the fact that even though my stories are based in Somaliathey are becoming part of the consciousness of the people in Britain?who founded the Persian empire in the sixth century BC.

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File image of Heena Sindhu. Indians or persons of Indian origin. Todi Ramzanipura in Jagatpura on the outskirts of Jaipur. whether that’s being brave enough to take the ball or talking to the others, Earlier,and industry sectors.The Opposition did not field any candidates and boycotted the election meaning the Constituent Assembly is made up offollowers and allies of Maduro’s Socialist Party London: England manager Gareth Southgate has been told his job is safe even if his side lose all their group matches at next year’s World Cup in Russia Southgate took the reins on a permanent basis 12 months ago on a four-year contract and oversaw a successful qualification for the 2018 showpiece event where England will face Belgium Tunisia and Panama in the group stage Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn said he would retain faith that England have the right man at the helm "for the next few tournaments" regardless of results in Russia File image of England manager Gareth Southgate Reuters "Gareth has a long-term contract We’ve got a long-term plan You’ve seen it you’ve seen some of the fruits of it" said Glenn quoted in the English press on Monday "Long-term plans are hard to defend when the short-term results go against you "He’s not looking at Russia as a free pass The World Cup’s a really important staging post for our development I think" England who are 15th in the FIFA world rankings failed to qualify for the knockout stages in Brazil in 2014 "We go out there wanting to win it but also being realistic" said Glenn "No-one wants to have a bad World Cup but we’re confident he’s the right guy to take us through for the next few tournaments" England’s future hopes have been buoyed by recent age-group successes including Under-17 and Under-20 World Cup victories and Glenn believes showing long-term vision is the way forward "We’re going to do it in a way that’s sustainable" he said "So we’re going to make sure that we’re picking the kind of players that can do their best in Russia and continue to kick on in 2020 and 2022 "What we’re doing is making sure that players that have made it through to the first team by 21 22 have had lots and lots of tournament experience So those under-17 winners and under-20 winners will be coming through and they are serious competitions to win "We know that worked for the Germans and we know that worked for the Spanish so we’re just repeating things they’ve done with our own emphasis on it" The Williams Family show took centre stage at the US Open with Serena and Venus both winning on Sunday to set up a monster quarter-final between the tennis siblings Whenever the Williams sisters clash on court it is a major tennis event but with older sister Venus a twice US Open winner standing in the way of defending champion Serena’s quest for a rare calendar-year grand slam their meeting on Tuesday has been elevated to a must see sporting event Serena Williams will face her sister Venus in the US Open quarter-finals Reuters With Serena bidding to become just the fourth woman to win all four grand slams in the same year the US Open hype machine that already had been in top gear is now set to crank into overdrive The Williams sisters have met 26 times over their careers with Serena coming out on top 15-11 but meeting number 27 will have more than the usual sibling rivalry riding on the outcome "Obviously getting to a Grand Slam semifinal is the next step toward the final Pretty clear what’s up for grabs here" said Venus "I think people love to see history being made "No one is out to be a spoiler but at the same time you’re focused on winning your match even though the circumstances are really much different than you "You still have to prepare still have to play well "Even though you’re playing your sister you have to be prepared and focus The preparation doesn’t change" The 35-year-old Venus seeded 23rd overpowered 19-year-old qualifier Estonian Anett Kontaveit 6-2 6-1 in a ruthless fourth-round display that took just 50 minutes Serena followed her sister onto Arthur Ashe Stadium court and was no less efficient routing fellow American Madison Keys 6-3 6-3 in 68 minutes "She’s playing great" 33-year-old Serena said about seven-times grand slam winner Venus who is two years her elder "I have to really be ready for that "At least one of us a Williams will be in the semis" Defending champion Marin Cilic kicked off centre court action on another sunny day at the National Tennis Centre and was the first man through to the last eight taking down determined Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-3 2-6 7-6(2) 6-1 to extend his Flushing Meadows win streak to 11 matches Coming off a punishing five-setter with Mikhail Kukushkin in a third-round match that lasted four hours Cilic took a while to find his power game but was unstoppable once he did the ninth seeded Croat blasting 23 aces past 27th seed Chardy who had no answer "Key today was finding my rhythm on the serve especially towards the end of the third set" said Cilic "I played really good in the fourth set really great tennis so I’m happy about it" After splitting the opening two sets Cilic’s power began to show through particularly in the third set tiebreak when he used his big serve to full advantage firing four aces and going up 6-1 before closing out 7-2 Four Frenchmen made the round of 16 a US Open record and at least one advanced to the quarter-finals with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beating countryman Benoit Paire 6-4 6-3 6-4 Reuters Written by Express News Service | Published: March 27 2013 1:23 am Related News Medical reports have confirmed that the death of a 25-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman on Monday was caused by hanging in what appeared to be suicide pact at the house of the young man in Jay Ganesh Samrajya in Bhosari On Monday eveningpolice had reached the place on being alerted by a relative of Rakeshkumar Hrushikesh Swain that he was threatening to commit suicide Rakeshkumar was found deadThe womanItishree Ramchandra Swain (22)who was found unconsciousalso died Both were from Orissa They had known each other since childhood and were in lovepolice said Police inspector C D Bhosale of Bhosari police station said?

The cases are based on 28 July verdict by the Supreme Court which disqualified Sharif and ordered to launch three corruption cases against him and his family, The charges against Solanki come in sharp contradiction with the probe by the Detection of Crime Branch (DCB) which gave clean chit to him while chargesheeting six persons. Huang Qiang is accused of raping the 20-year-old sportswoman at a gym at the national aquatics centre in Kuala Lumpur last month. has ticked him off too for his involvement in Indian cricket and has also asked him to stay away.but we can overcome these. One of the earlier questions I asked them was whether Hemraj was in their needle of suspicion. the organisation overseeing the event. Legal counsel for both the ICC and Cricket South Africa will attend the hearing.true for him as well. suffered three bullet wounds to his right hand.

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Babar Azam is at three and Shoaib Malik is at number five and I am batting at six.” he said. 2016 Perhaps politicians, etc. each of which saw a large number of students appearing this year The chaotic process of online moderation makes many wish for the simpler times when answer sheets were marked manually Back then a teacher would check about 30 answer sheets every day but they can barely do eight to 10 a day under the new system because many of the moderators are still getting accustomed to how the online moderation system functions Which is why they took more time the sources said Professor Neeraj Hatekar who sought voluntary retirement from Mumbai University after saying his skills would be more effective if he "fights from the outside" blamed lack of planning of the chaos "Proper planning could have prevented this while mismanagement and lack of consultation with other involved partners only made it worse It failed miserably" Hatekar said terming the goings-on at Mumbai University "deeply distressing" New Delhi: Amid reports of alleged lynching attacks targeting minorities Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said there was no atmosphere of fear or insecurity prevailing among the community File image of Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Image courtesy ibnlive Suspecting the role of some "hostile forces" behind such incidents the Minister of State for Minority Affairs said such "tactics" will not be allowed to succeed He however stressed that the incidents cannot be justified and pitched for tough action against the perpetrators Naqvi reiterated the Modi government’s commitment for inclusive growth and creating an atmosphere of trust among the communities He said safety of every section of the society was "equally important for" for the Centre "I do not think there is fear or insecurity among minorities But whatever incidents are taking place be it small or big be it a criminal conspiracy in no way it is justified Action should be taken as per law against them" Naqvi said after attending the 76th meeting of Central Waqf Council On asked which forces were behind such incidents Naqvi did not name any He however added that be it political organisations or individuals the state governments (given law and order is a state subject) concerned were taking "immediate and effective" action against the people involved "The governments of Rajasthan Haryana and Jharkhand have without wasting any time taken action against such people I myself had spoken to the chief ministers and officials of these states" he said Speaking during the meeting the Union minister said his ministry had been working towards socio-economic-educational empowerment of all the notified minorities — Muslim Christian Buddhist Sikh Parsi and Jain — effectively as a "mission and commitment" The minister said the measures the Centre had taken during the last three years of its rule were a reflection of its "empowerment without appeasement" policy which he added has created an "atmosphere of development and trust" Naqvi said his ministry had been successful in enabling the poor backward and weaker sections of the minorities to get their share of mainstream development through "three Es of education employment and empowerment" He also listed a range of schemes the government had been implementing for the welfare of the minorities Earlier this month 17-year-old Junaid Khan was stabbed to death onboard a train between Delhi and Mathura The group of attackers had allegedly hurled communal slurs and attacked the victim after an altercation over seats A few days ago over a 100-strong mob attacked a Muslim man on the suspicion of slaughtering a cow after finding the carcass of a bovine near his house in Giridih district of Jharkhand Asaduddin Owaisi the incendiary boss of the All-India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) has set the cat among the pigeons by deciding to contest 24 seats in the Muslim-dominated constituencies of Bihar in the forthcoming assembly elections His entry has drawn muted protests from phony secularists — both in the political arena and in the media — for allegedly weakening the fight against the "communal" BJP The main arguments used to criticise Owaisi’s foray are these: that he will be “dividing” Muslim votes and hence play spoiler for the “secularists” in these elections; moreover he may even be a BJP agent Since the BJP is not complaining the "secular" cabal feels its charge against Owaisi will be believable Asaduddin Owaisi PTI Another but different line of argument is that since Bihar under Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar has seen no major communal riot after Bhagalpur in the late 1980s Muslims will not be attracted to Owaisi’s brand of politics All these arguments are flawed While the JD(U)-RJD-Congress alliance will be hit hard if Owaisi actually manages to wean away some Muslim votes in Bihar the question that begs asking is this: if the "secular" parties have been such a boon to marginalised Muslim communities in India why are they so scared of Owaisi Why would Muslims vote for Owaisi if they had gotten a better deal from the "secular" parties As Owaisi himself put it colourfully in a recent TV interview: “Humko dekhkar unhe pet me dard kyon hota hai Apni kamjori ko hamaare ghar ke saamne rakhe to hum kya kare” The fear of Owaisi who is actually attempting nothing more – and nothing less – than what every other regional party has attempted more or less successfully exposes the phony nature of mainstream Indian “secularism” as never before For several reasons First the very idea that Muslim votes should not be “divided” is communal Nobody stops to think what this implies It means Muslims must vote as a block and not according to where they think their interests lie Now if voting as a block is all right for Muslims why not for Hindus or other communities Why castigate the BJP for seeking a Hindu consolidation when “secular” parties want a Muslim consolidation So to argue that Owaisi must not divide Muslim votes is patently wrong Second arguing that Muslims have no need for Owaisi since there were no communal riots in some states is worse As Owaisi himself observed in a TV show recently is the protection of life and limb some kind of favour shown by “secularists” to Muslims Isn’t that the duty of the state and all elected governments Or were “secular” parties merely running protection rackets for the minorities using the BJP and the RSS to scare Muslims into voting for them Third how is it fair to argue that the Bahujan Samaj Party is “progressive” because it organises Dalits into a voting bloc but it is somehow wrong for Owaisi to do the same with Muslims Is it all right for Mulayam Singh and Lalu Yadav to shamelessly garner Yadav votes but wrong of Owaisi to try to create a Muslim vote by appealing to their sense of grievance and/or communal instincts Is caste-based communalism absolutely fine but not religion-based communalism Fourth the challenge before all parties – from BJP to the Congress to all regional parties – is to focus on Muslim economic deprivation and not just be happy with providing them security If there is a Muslim party fighting not just for the community’s security but for their economic interests too how much more harm can it do than the harm the secularists have already done to create mistrust between Hindus and Muslims Fifth while the initial impact of Owaisi’s politics may indirectly benefit the BJP in the long run he will end up forcing “secularists” to confront the truth If he succeeds he could consolidate Muslim votes under a party (or group of parties) built on the Muslim identity This is no different from what is the case already in Kerala where the Indian Union Muslim League claims to represent Muslims and is the most powerful political force after the Congress and CPM Two even if he does not succeed Owaisi’s foray in Bihar (and elsewhere) will force other secular parties to really start doing something for Muslims beyond pretending to protect life and limb One may not love Owaisi’s brand of politics but it is a darn sight more honest than the phony secularism practiced by our mainstream parties where Muslims are cheated economically in the name of protecting them from “communalism” We can’t say which way Muslim politics will be headed if Owaisi succeeds (or fails) but at the very least he will have forced a rethink on secularism that is more about ghettoising Muslims than mainstreaming them He could well be a force for some good It was pretty surprising when Opposition parties praised the Narendra Modi government and the Indian Army immediately after the Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) Lt Gen Ranbir Singh informed the media about the surgical strikes which were conducted against terror launch pads across the LoC in PoK Representational image Reuters You rarely get to witness a day in Indian politics when the Opposition stands united with the government After parties like Congress AAP JD(U) praised the central government and armed forces we asked ourselves: Could it be that political parties in India had finally decided not to play petty politics over an issue Could something like that actually be possible No as it turns out Merely days after news about the surgical strikes were made public Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a video message on Monday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "unmask Pakistan’s false propaganda" "Since these surgical strikes took place Pakistan has become very agitated Pakistan has now resorted to dirty politics" he had said "For the last two or three days we have seen that Pakistan has been taking foreign journalists to the border (with India) It has been trying to convince them that the surgical strikes did not take place" "I appeal to the prime minister: Unmask Pakistan’s false propaganda like the way you (Modi) and the army taught Pakistan a lesson on the ground" Kejriwal had said "Unmask Pakistan’s baseless attempt to damage the reputation of India on the global forum" With enough anti-Pakistan remarks the Delhi CM must have hoped that the focus would be on exactly that: anti-Pakistan sentiment But since the only way the Modi government can "unmask" Pakistan’s claims is by providing evidence that the surgical strikes did take place the ruling party lashed out at Kejriwal and claimed that he was making statements against the Indian Army for scoring political points Meanwhile Congress leader and former Home Minister P Chidambaram said such surgical strikes had taken place under the UPA regime too and then asked the Modi government to provide proof for the surgical strikes A dramatic Ravi Shankar Prasad BJP leader and Union minister in a press conference in New Delhi on Tuesday hit out at Kejriwal and Congress "Somewhere or the other is there a question being raised on the probes conducted by the Indian army" Prasad said "A chief minister of India is getting influenced by Pakistan’s false propaganda and is asking for proof for the surgical strikes" he said "Chidambaram has earlier been the home and finance minister of the country But what is the message he is sending Is he also joining the bandwagon of creating doubts and seeking to belittle our armed forces" Prasad said As if this was not enough politics yet another Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam had this to say on Twitter: Every Indian wants #SurgicalStrikesAgainstPak but not a fake one to extract just political benefit by #BJP Politics over national interest pictwittercom/4KN6iDqDo5 — Sanjay Nirupam (@sanjaynirupam) October 4 2016 "There were three surgical strikes during Congress regime but we never politicised it The DGMO never held a press conference to declare it So who told the DGMO to convene a press conference in the post-Uri scenario" Nirupam asked "The government has to provide some sort of evidence without compromising national security" he said Senior Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma had also said that "the government must expose Pakistan’s denial It has all the tools and instruments to do so" More importantly the statements by the Congress leaders came despite Rahul Gandhi having praised PM Modi for the surgical strikes On the other hand Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia came to the defence of his CM and said that the AAP convener never uttered the word "saboot" (proof) but was asking Modi to fight the propaganda unleashed by the international media with Pakistan questioning the authenticity of the operations Apart from these intense statements more drama came from other politicians in the country Pak shouting and parading international journos to POK saying NO surgical Strike then why not release video now? ***** Whenever an underdog team accomplishes a rare feat, and clinically, AFP "But the former fast bowling great insisted on announcing his resignation and went down and told the media he had stepped down as head coach,It was my red-letter day, There is a distinction between controlling a 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