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at Ramnath Goenka Awards, Jos Buttler, Wesley So was leading the tournament with 3.Apoorva Arora ,summer afternoons have to spent playing ‘kabaddi?it has been observed that not all follow its decisions, deputy garden superintendent Ashok Ghorpade told Newsline He said in some caseseven PTA members do not accept the suggestions of the administration and a decision gets deferred Applications have been pending for a long time The sub-committee has so far resolved four cases after a detailed scrutiny and recommended penalising the builders for illegal felling For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: June 30 2009 1:39 am Related News In a relief for former Director General of Police A N Roythe Bombay High Court on Monday stayed a lower court order directing the police to register a case against Roy and five other policemen The High Court admitted their appeals A Bandra metropolitan magistrate last year had ordered the Vakola police station to register an FIR against Roytwo deputy commissioners of policeand three other officers for allegedly using forged documents to detain activist Raj Awasthi under the Maharashtra Prevention of Dangerous Activities (MPDA) Act The state government had moved the HCs vacation judgewho issued an interim stay on the magistrates order Awasthi was detained on January 32006after Roythen the citys police commissionergave his sanction for the action relying on several documentsmostly non-cognisable complaints Awasthi used the Right to Information Act and found out that the alleged complaint against him by one Ehsanul Jabbar Siddiqui from Kurla was never filed with the police Awasthi approached the metropolitan magistrates court seeking action against the officers for forgery and false implication In an affidavit filed in the HCthe police claimed that the case papers had to be reconstructed as the original complaint filed by Siddiqui was destroyed by the widow of the investigating officer after he died in an accident in Dhule in May 2007 The case will come up for final hearing in August For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsExperts worry that firing of director could impact the Butantan Institute’s dengue vaccine efforts CAMILLA CARVALHO/INSTITUTO BUTANTAN Brazil’s dengue vaccine in jeopardy By Herton EscobarFeb 28 2017 12:15 PM SO PAULO BRAZIL—A promising dengue vaccine faces an uncertain future in Brazil scientists say after the dismissal of a prominent immunologist who has been overseeing clinical trials of the preparation here Last week the So Paulo state government removed Jorge Kalil as director of the Butantan Institute following accusations of administrative wrongdoing leveled against him by a former colleague Announcing Kalil’s dismissal on 21 February Governor Geraldo Alckmin praised him as a “great scientist” and said he wished he would continue to lead Butantan’s dengue vaccine program Kalil told ScienceInsider he will decline that invitation He denies the accusations against him and says it’s impossible to continue leading the vaccine program from outside the institute “This is not an isolated project; it’s something that requires a coordinated effort by the entire institution” he says “I can’t accept something like this” Scientists here and abroad have protested Kalil’s dismissal Butantan researchers and staff staged protests last week and the institute’s influenza vaccine factory shut down for a half day on Friday demanding his return In a 23 February letter to Governor Alckmin Anna Durbin of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore Maryland who led the initial clinical trials of the vaccine wrote that the dengue vaccine program made “tremendous progress” under Kalil and that this momentum may be “reversed by the removal of his leadership of the Butantan Institute” The US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) developed the early version of the TV003 vaccine—designed to protect against all four serotypes of the dengue virus—and sponsored the initial clinical trials which were completed in 2012 NIAID then licensed the preparation to the Butantan Institute a state-owned biomedical research and vaccine production facility here to further develop the vaccine and conduct clinical trials in Brazil where dengue fever is an endemic threat The Butantan-produced vaccine is now being tested at 14 institutions across the country in a $100 million phase III randomized trial sponsored by Brazil’s federal government Stephen Whitehead a senior associate scientist at NIAID who led development of the vaccine’s attenuated viruses also wrote to Alckmin arguing that Kalil’s leadership skills were “essential” to the program’s continuation and that his removal from Butantan could have “dire public health consequences for the State of So Paulo and Brazil” “His ability to solicit support for sound scientific endeavors develop the framework for their realization and reach out for international partners is indispensable for the success and credibility of the institute” Whitehead wrote Brazilian scientific organizations have also lobbied on Kalil’s behalf In a public letter to Alckmin released on 22 February the Brazilian Society for the Advancement of Science and the Brazilian and So Paulo academies of sciences ask that “apparent political conflicts of interest involved in this crisis do not interrupt projects that are so relevant to Brazil and the world” In statements to the press the So Paulo State Health Secretariat stated that Kalil was fired because of “grave administrative problems” detected at the institute during this tenure—he has been director since 2011—and for not respecting hierarchy Kalil believes his removal resulted from personal and political motivations He says he will refocus now on his other appointments at the University of So Paulo’s Medical School and Heart Institute where he is a senior professor of immunology Alckmin has appointed Dimas Tadeu Covas a professor of hematology at the University of So Paulo’s Ribeiro Preto Medical School as Butantan’s new director “I do hope the person selected to lead the dengue vaccine program understands the immense effort it takes to see a vaccine through” Durbin wrote in an email to ScienceInsider *Update 3 March 2:39 pm: In a 2 March statement the Health Secretariat of the So Paulo state government declared that “the development of the tetravalent dengue vaccine and other research projects of the [Butantan] Institute will not be affected by the exit of professor Jorge Kalil” It further stated that “Butantan will remain strong as an international center of excellence in science culture and public health she has grabbed two Hollywood films – A Kid Like Jake and Isn’t It Romantic. 15 years later,under the aegis of Telengana Lawyers Joint Action Committee, It is unitarian.

is both the earth and the times.M Natarajan’s health.The AIADMK leader had filed the plea for parole for the second time after getting her first application rejectedon “technical grounds” on October 3for not producing certain requisite documents Here are the conditions which are imposed on Sasikala during her emergency parole period which starts on October 7 and ends on October 11: #During emergency parole Sasikala is restricted only to visit the hospital where her husband is admitted # Sasikala is restricted only to stay at the residence as mentioned in her application # During the period she is not supposed to entertain any visitors either at her residence or at the hospital # She is not supposed to involve in political or any other public activities or not to take part in party activities # Sasikala should also not interact with any media during the emergency parole period For all the latest India News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by PTI | Bhopal | Published: August 1 2013 1:07 pm Related News Hitting back at BJP leader Uma Bharti for her remarksCongress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh today invited her to join the club of “non-serious” politicians Singh was reacting to a statement by the saffron leader recently that Digvijaya and Shatrughan Sinha should not be taken seriously Bharti made this remark after the actor-turned politician had said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was Prime Minister material Singh said if Bharti considers him and Sinha to be non-serioushe would welcome her into their group For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Pranav Kulkarni Vijaita Singh | New Delhi | Published: August 26 2014 3:46 am People living near the International Border in J&K move to a night shelter on Monday (Source: PTI) Related News Amidst ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the International Border (IB) and infiltration attempts along the LoC the Army on Monday said the exchange of fire could be a bid to revive the infiltration that had significantly dropped over the year Arguing that the aggression by Pakistan is also a culmination of the ongoing political turmoil within the country a senior Army official said “In 2013 and 2012 there were 270 infiltration attempts per year out of which 90 and 120 succeeded respectively This year there has been reduced ex-filtration which in turn has resulted in reduced infiltration attempts – 90 so far From these only 24 terrorists have been able to cross the LoC so far” Also this year the Army has so far killed 12 terrorists across the LoC and 47 in the hinterland While the ongoing ceasefire violation incidents have taken place along the IB which is guarded by the BSF the Army has stepped up its build-up as per its summer plans “Few Rashtriya Rifles battalions from the hinterland have been moved closer to the LoC to create a second line of defence to check infiltration” the official said While no call has yet been taken to respond to the DGMO-level talks sought by Pakistan Army officials said the telephonic conversation that takes place between the DGMOs every Tuesday has been continuing uninterrupted “so far” “Concerns regarding ceasefire violations will be raised during the telephonic conversation between the DGMOs on Tuesday” said an Army official Meanwhile the BSF destroyed two bunkers along Pakistan border that were resorting to maximum fire at the Indian posts “There were two bunkers in the vicinity of Jamshed BOP on Pakistan’s side that were targeting the BSF posts the maximum Two days ago we destroyed them using special ammunition and since then no firing has been reported from that sector to our corresponding BOP’s in Pittal and Mukesh in RS Pura sector of Jammu” said BSF DG DK Pathak Meanwhile Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said BSF raised several demands for flag meetings but Pakistan Rangers was not responding “It has come to notice that 12 Mujahideen brigade of the Pakistan Army is also firing at the BSF posts along the International Border” the Home minister said For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: February 16 2016 5:07 pm The company also made a reference to the promise made by Modi at Make-in-India event in Mumbai on Saturday Related News The I-T Department has issued Vodafone a reminder over its Rs 14200-crore tax demand and threatened to seize assets in the case of non-payment a move the UK firm said shows disconnect with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s promise of a tax-friendly environment The department on February 4 sent a notice to Vodafone International Holdings BV seeking Rs 14200 crore in taxes which it says are due from its $11 billion acquisition of Hutchison Whampoa’s India telecom business in 2007 The matter is under international arbitration “We can confirm that we have received a tax reminder from the Tax Department that also references asset seizures in the event of non-payment” a Vodafone spokesperson said The tax demand relates to a dispute that is currently the subject of international arbitration he said The British telecom major has disputed the tax demand over its acquisition of 67 per cent stake in Hutchison now called Vodafone India arguing that no tax was due as the transaction was conducted offshore Share This Article Related Article But the tax department’s contention is capital gains were made on assets in India “The Indian government stated in 2014 that existing tax disputes including ours would be resolved through the existing judicial process” Vodafone said in the statement The company also made a reference to the promise made by Modi at Make-in-India event in Mumbai on Saturday “In a week when Prime Minister Modi is promoting a tax-friendly environment for foreign investors – this seems a complete disconnect between the government and the tax department” Vodafone said Aimed at promoting India as a manufacturing destination the government is observing ‘Make In India Week’ in Mumbai The event was launched by Modi on Saturday “We have carried out a number of corrections on the taxation front We have said we will not resort to retrospective taxation And I repeat this commitment once again We are also swiftly working towards making our tax regime transparent stable and predictable” Modi had said The Vodafone case relates to the retrospective amendment of the I-T laws carried out by the UPA government in 2012 to overturn the Supreme Court verdict which had favoured Vodafone The basic tax demand for Vodafone was Rs 7990 crore but the total outstanding including interest and penalty is estimated to have risen to Rs 20000 crore While both the central government and Vodafone have named their arbitrators they have not yet been able to agree on a third arbitrator to preside over the proceedings While Yves Fortier of Canada is Vodafone nominee on the arbitration panel India has named international lawyer Rodrigo Oreamuno to arbitrate on its behalf in the Rs 20000-crore tax case with Vodafone The Supreme Court had ruled in Vodafone’s favour in 2012 saying the company was not liable to pay any tax over the acquisition of assets in India from Hong Kong-based Hutchison The government however amended the tax laws with retrospective effect following the Supreme Court judgment and claimed taxes Following an international arbitration notice by Vodafone the previous UPA government in May 2014 withdrew its conciliation offer to settle the tax dispute The government had earlier approved conciliation with Vodafone in June 2013 in a bid to resolve the capital gains tax dispute For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: October 6the uncomfortable glasses are likely to take away from the animation. 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