“With respect to PM 10, download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Hyderabad | Published: December 16, which will only lead to a further fall in the day temperature.
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While the state information department has been made the nodal agency to execute the plan,2012. police sought details of the charter of duties," Cook took over the role from Andrew Strauss, Cook led the team to two Ashes victories at home (2013 and 2015) as well as one away (2010-11),aside from series wins in South Africa (2015-16) as well as India (2012-13) He was also named the Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 2012 as well as the ICC World Test captain in the following year In June last year he was among the sports stars tobe made Commanders of the British Empire (CBE) during the Queen’s birthday honours However all was not well for Cook in the recent months with his side being flattened 4-0 in the five-Test seriesagainstthe Virat Kohli-led India Cook’s brand of captaincy cameunder heavy firing after the embarrassing defeats with the visitors losing the last two Tests in Mumbai and Chennai respectivelyby an innings after scoring 400-plus in the first innings Current vice captain and leading batsman Joe Root is widely tipped to be named Cook’s successor He had earlier expressed interest in taking over the role as England Test captain should Cook choose to step down "I’ve got a lot of experience behind me now in Test cricket and I feel that I would have something to offer But hopefully it won’t come to that Cooky’s a great leader We’ll see what happens" said Root during the recent three-match ODI series against India England’s next Test assignment will be against South Africa at the start of their home season in July With inputs fromAFP Sydney: Australian Peter Doohan who famously upset Boris Becker at Wimbledon has died at the age of 56 Tennis Australia(TA) said on Saturday Doohan dubbed the ‘Becker Wrecker’ after defeating two-time defending champion Becker at Wimbledon in 1987 passed away from motor neurone disease diagnosed just nine weeks ago File image of Peter Doohan Twitter/@tennisaustralia Doohan reached a career-high world ranking of 43 and won five titles "Peter was unbeaten in Davis Cup representation He won the South Australian Open singles title and reached No 15 in doubles" TA said in a statement "Following his retirement Peter coached in the United States after first studying at the University of Arkansas where he was all-American and a NCAA champion He returned to live in Australia in 2009" TA said the tennis community rallied around Doohan with a number of fund raisers during his battle with a particularly aggressive form of motor neurone disease Written by MAYURA JANWALKAR | New Delhi | Updated: December 4 2016 7:42 am DDCA have had financial issues over the years Top News In the first ever proceedings of a legislative special inquiry committee opened to the media former cricketers Bishan Singh Bedi Kirti Azad Surender Khanna and Sameer Bahadur secretary of the NCT (National Capital Territory) Cricket Association made their submissions pertaining to the alleged scam in the Delhi District and Cricket Association (DDCA) for two hours The Delhi assembly had appointed the special committee probing the DDCA mess following a resolution passed by the 70-member Delhi assembly which has 67 AAP MLAs on June 13 In its fifth hearing the committee heard and quizzed the four witnesses over various alleged irregularities in the DDCA The proceedings were held in the MLA lounge of the Delhi assembly While the four witnesses arrived 10 minutes before the committee members the nine-member committee chaired by AAP MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj had one member — AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan — missing Secretary of the Delhi legislative assembly Prasanna Suryadevara also posed two questions to the the witnesses While Bhardwaj administered the oath to the witnesses he also told them to excuse themselves while other witnesses deposed However Azad said that they worked as a team and there was no secrecy between them Azad who was suspended by the BJP last year for ‘anti-party activities’ after he attacked union finance minister Arun Jaitley over the alleged DDCA corruption row said that the other witnesses and he had written more than 200 letters to Jaitley pointing out the irregularities in the cricket body however they had received no reply The letters he said were written while Jaitley served the president of the DDCA from 1999 to 2013 Azad said that apart from several allegations of proxy companies over-age players selected in the under 16 team and 62 Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) the DDCA had served alcohol in its clubs on January 25 August 15 and October 2 “This is an insult to national honour” he said Bhardwaj said the committee had asked the excise commissioner to find out why an FIR was not filed in the case “Are you sure you won’t have to take instructions from (Lieutenant Governor) Mr Jung” Azad asked Bhardwaj however said that the committee appointed by the legislative assembly was independent Azad was asked pointedly if he had any ‘personal enmity’ with the former DDCA president and how he could have been held responsible for the alleged irregularities He said that that the internal fact-finding committee of the DDCA and the SFIO violations speak for themselves and could not have been a result of a personal grouse he had held against Jaitley Bhardwaj said “We will examine the documents and if we feel it is necessary we will get them forensically examined We are currently in the fourth session of the assembly We will submit our report by the sixth session” he said Leader of Opposition in the Delhi assembly Vijender Gupta said “Having failed to subvert the defamation case by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the courts Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has now entered into a conspiracy to defame him through the specially created unconstitutional enquiry committee to probe DDCA affairs by making public the proceedings of the committee” He said that DDCA is constituted under the Company Affairs Act which is a subject lying within the jurisdiction of the central government “Kejriwal’s Government being a state government cannot intervene in the matter Kejriwal government must not defame the Jaitley through the back door of the committee on DDCA The Committee itself is unconstitutional because it violates the Rule of 264 of Legislative Assembly of NCT of Delhi Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business This Committee has been illegally working till date Even today’s meeting is unauthorized and need not have been called” said Gupta For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Sarah Hafeez | New Delhi | Updated: April 15 2016 5:47 pm Odd Even: Like the first phase that began January 1 few complications are expected since Friday is Ram Navami a public holiday (Express Photo) Related News The second iteration of the Delhi government’s intervention to control air pollution will begin Friday with another fortnight of the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme Till April 30 on odd dates only cars whose registration plates end with an odd number can ply and on even dates only cars with number plates that end in an even number can ply while the rule does not apply for Sundays Like the first phase that began January 1 few complications are expected since Friday is Ram Navami a public holiday With just one extra exemption parents driving children to school exemptions from the earlier phase continue including VIPs two-wheelers emergency vehicles and cars driven by single women READ: All you need to know about odd-even phase II The government has also decided to shift its focus from awareness last time to strict enforcement starting Friday The transport department Thursday announced it will tighten enforcement for the second phase of odd-even To this end almost 2500 personnel will be deployed at 200 points of the city with ex-servicemen assigned the task of patrolling inner streets Watch | Odd-Even Phase II Scheme Transport Minister Gopal Rai said “We will deploy 400 newly hired ex-servicemen besides the 180 transport department personnel already on enforcement duty The ex-servicemen will be deployed in mobile teams with powers to challan violators” The capital is divided into 11 zones with 10 sectors in each for the programme and three teams of enforcement personnel have been deployed in each sector “The teams will be changing positions every day within their sector keeping vigil on inner roads and streets where violators are likely to drive to escape main road junctions” said Rai He also announced that the government will be pressing ambulance services distributing caps and umbrellas and ensuring provision of water for the 5331 civil defence volunteers 1331 more than last time to be deployed across the city “It is summer time and we do not want anyone to fall ill The task of standing on roads giving flowers and spreading awareness will be an exacting one So we appeal to NGOs RWAs and others to boost their morale The government is providing as many services as possible for them We are also thinking about providing lemonade” said Rai “The civil defence volunteers will be doing Gandhigiri spreading awareness and offering flowers to those who do not obey the rules They do not have the power to challan” Nearly 2000 traffic police personnel will be on duty regulating traffic as well enforcing odd-even said government officials “Traffic police have mapped out 200 points in the city where they will be keeping a watch” said Rai The transport department has also kept a task force of 20 personnel for emergencies “The priority areas will be all ISBTs stations hospitals markets lower courts border entry points educational institutions major road junctions airport premises and all government official areas” said Rai He added the government had appealed for social policing especially requesting school students and RWAs to persuade car owners not to break rules Almost 1000 personnel will be given CNG sticker readers to verify the authenticity of those being used Those found with fake stickers will face cases of cheating under the Indian Penal Code warned Rai News Playlist: For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi | Published: June 7 2015 5:31 pm Farhan Akhtar has all the reasons to smile as he is happy and content on his professional and personal fronts Related News Farhan Akhtar has all the reasons to smile as he is happy and content on his professional and personal fronts The actor who has charmed everyone with his acting skills once again after ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ in ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ is being applauded for his performance in the film A filmmaker actor and singer the actor is also a happy brother as Zoya Akhtar or we may call her the captain of ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ ship has done a marvelous job in making the movie a hit Share This Article Related Article ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ has been received warmly by the audiences who have left theatres with big happy faces All in all Farhan feels truly blessed and fortunate to have garnered immense love and support from his audiences The movie starring Priyanka Chopra Ranveer Singh Anushka Shrama Anil Kapoor Shefali Shah released this Friday (June 5) For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: PTI | Los Angeles | Published: May 11 2016 3:55 pm Pink will appear as guest adviser on “The Voice” Related News Singer Pink will appear as guest adviser on “The Voice” The 36-year-old “Just Give Me a Reason” will offer assistance to all eight remaining vocalists reported US magazine Till now Season 10 has included Sean “Diddy” Combs for Pharrell Williams’ team Tori Kelly for Adam Levine’s singers Patti LaBelle for Christina Aguilera’s group and Gwen Stefani for boyfriend Blake Shelton’s squad as advisers Read More Miley Cyrus was an adviser for all four teams She is returning next season as a coach Joining her for season 11 are mainstays Levine and Shelton along with newbie Alicia Keys Entertainment Videos by Indian Express For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: February 14 2017 4:34 am Top News THE TRICITY police have made strict arrangements for Valentine’s Day on Wednesday Chandigarh and Mohali police will set up special nakas in both cities to take on the hooligans UT police will also set up 44 nakas on the internal roads Women police in plainclothes will also be deployed outside Panjab University and various colleges in the city Watch what else is in the news Police officials of Chandigarh said they will set up naka from 8 am to 5 pm and more than 500 police personnel will be on duty They said 4 DSPs 16 SHOs 7 inspectors and over 600 constables will be deployed Special nakas will be set up at Sector 17 DAV College Industrial Area Phase 1 Gate number 1 of PU will remain closed on Wednesday to prevent outsiders from entering the campus Police personnel in plainclothes will also be stationed outside Elante Mall The Mohali district police too will set up special nakas to keep tabs on hooligans on Valentine’s Day The police will set up nakas around the the industrial areas government college and government schools Police personnel in plainclothes will also be deputed outside the North Country Mall in Kharar Mohali SSP Kuldeep Singh Chahal said the police will set up special nakas to keep an eye on antisocials during the day He added that the nakas will be set up on all the main roads and internal roads across the city “I have issued instructions to the traffic wing to issue challans to people creating problems on Wednesday” Chahal added For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | Published: August 17 2017 1:34 pm Coutinho has been linked with a move to Barcelona (Source: AP File) Top News Barcelona sporting manager Pep Segura has said the club are “close” to signing Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund Speaking after Wednesday’s 2-0 defeat to Real Madrid in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup gave their arch rivals a 5-1 aggregate victory Segura said Barcelona were discussing terms with the attacking duo “We are close to Coutinho and Dembele we are discussing their conditions but we do not know when they will be sealed” Segura told Spanish television station TV3 “We hope they will be Barcelona players this season” Barcelona who said on Monday they had agreed a deal to sign Brazilian midfielder Paulinho for 40 million euros ($4719 million) are looking to fill the void left by Neymar after his world record 222 million euros transfer to Paris St Germain According to reports in British media Coutinho has submitted a transfer request after Liverpool rejected a second bid worth 100 million euros from the La Liga club Barcelona’s other reported target Dembele has been suspended by Borussia Dortmund after the 20-year-old France international skipped training amid speculation of a possible move to Spain An initial Barca offer was rejected by Dortmund with club bosses saying it was too low German media have estimated the price of a move at more than 100 million euros Barcelona are clearly in need of reinforcements after being outclassed in the Super Cup After losing 3-1 at home on Sunday Wednesday’s 2-0 defeat came at the hands of a Madrid side minus Cristiano Ronaldo Gareth Bale and Isco For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: June 19 2017 6:22 am Police said the victim died on the spot while the assailant managed to flee (Representational Image) Top News A 56-year-old man was shot dead inside a mosque in Sonepat’s Rasoi village when he was offering evening prayers on Saturday The deceased has been identified as Shabbir Ahmed a daily wager Police said the victim died on the spot while the assailant managed to flee An FIR under Section 302 (murder) against an unknown man has been registered at Kundli police station Inspector Praveen Kumar SHO of Kundli police station told The Indian Express that a part of the incident was captured on a CCTV camera where a masked assailant is seen entering the mosque and running away after shooting Ahmed dead “The family said he had no enmity of any kind with anyone We are probing the incident and will make an arrest soon…As of now we don’t have any clue about the assailant as the family does not suspect anyone” said Praveen Kumar According to police about a dozen families of the minority community reside in the village For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Bengaluru | Updated: March 13 2017 6:45 pm The satellite rights of 20 starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar sold for a record price Related News Kollywood grapevine is abuzz that the makers of superstar Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film 20 have closed the deal for the film’s satellite rights with a private channel for a record price According to reports the Zee TV Network has bought the satellite rights of the film’s Tamil Telugu and Hindi versions for an astronomical price which is pegged at Rs 110 crore If reports are to be believed it will be the highest price ever paid for the satellite rights of a regional film Creative Head of Lyca Productions Raju Mahalingam confirmed the news that the filmmakers have partnered with Zee TV networks but did not reveal the details of the deal “It’s TRUE” Lyca Productions’s gets a partner in Zee for our Mega Opus 20 Satellite!, India vs Pakistan: With the series sweep against West Indies, we get regular updates from them regarding the fitness tests or any camp arranged for us.6 (“biggest ever recorded”).
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