, on Thursday, city officials said.At least one other person was taken hostage but released after a little more than two hours.
)Although there was no official explanation for the visit, the Saudi news media played up Sheikh Abdullah’s visit as the beginning of a potential challenge to the emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani.Since the dispute flared in June, Iran has provided Qatar with sea shipments of fresh food and allowed a stream of Qatari airplanes to cross its airspace.
” Simard, who died in 2014, was a partner in the gallery and an avid collector of African art.It provides an almost comically sleek home for the Nancy Olnick and Giorgio Spanu collection of postwar and recent Italian art.
Achievements don’t just help us make connections; they also help sustain those connections.Not long ago, I watched a colleague try to climb the ladder of success solely through networking.
“I think one time in my life I can put myself in the position to be the best for two weeks,” Monfils said.You’re so athletic,’ ” Monfils said.
The 42-year-old businessman is part of a ‘Monsoon Midnight Cycle Tour’, organised by Mumbai Riders.Starting from the Asiatic Society, a group of 50 heads to Marine Drive, NSCI in Worli and return.
The new metro rail policy empowers states, by putting the onus on them to improve project viability by stressing on economic viability and private participation, according to a recent ICRA report.“The new metro rail policy will increase the state government’s role and responsibility in developing the new metro projects,” K Ravichandran, Senior Vice-President and Group-Head, Corporate Ratings, ICRA, said in a statement.
The Ministry of Interior said that any group collecting hides should get the ‘No Objection Certificate’ by the chief civil administrator of each district where the group was planning to collect hides.Those banned included 64 outfits including Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Lashkar-i-Jhangvi, Sipah-i-Sahaba Pakistan, Balochistan National Liberation Army and others.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday paid rich tributes to Ushtai Chati, former head of the Rashtra Sevika Samiti who passed away last week.She was an embodiment of love and simplicity,” he said.
The Union Cabinet has given its approval for transfer of a 40-acre Airports Authority of India (AAI) plot in Dahisar to the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) to build a metro car depot, MMRDA officials confirmed on Wednesday.“There will be a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Airports Authority of India (AAI), Government of Maharashtra (GoM) and MMRDA.
The technology, used in countries including Australia, Canada, Ireland and Sweden, enables flights at multiple airports to be monitored from one location, reducing the need for air traffic controllers and physical towers at every airport.The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has initiated a study on remote monitoring of flights, with a recommendation expected in September, one of the sources said.
As the government charts out Air India’s disinvestment, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said he would not like the national carrier to “go the Kingfisher way” and people losing jobs.Noting that Air India has really worked well in the past few years, he said the whole idea of privatisation is to have a vibrant airline.
Air India is all set to resume its Ludhiana-New Delhi flight from September 2, announced MP Ravneet Singh Bittu on Wednesday.45 pm from Sahnewal domestic airport in Ludhiana and arrive in New Delhi at 5.
The Election Commission on Thursday announced the bypoll schedule for four vacant seats of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, which might enable Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to take the Upper House route to enter the legislature before a six-month window expires next month.If Adityanath chooses the council route, he will become the third successive chief minister, after Akhilesh Yadav (SP) and Mayawati (BSP), to become member of the upper house.
In our reply, we have stated that one of these cells could house Mallya.The Maharashtra government had built a bomb-proof barrack inside Arthur Road jail to house 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab.
To improve regional air connectivity, the government today announced increasing viability gap funding for helicopter operators and allowing smaller planes, among other concessions, under the UDAN scheme.The regional connectivity scheme — UDAN — seeks to connect unserved and under-served airports as well as make flying more affordable as fares are capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour flights.
Signalling warmth, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday received his Nepalese counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba at his residence, soon after his arrival here on a four-day visit that marks his first trip abroad since assuming office in June.“Happy to welcome Rt Hon Shri Sher Bahadur Deuba ji, PM of close & friendly neighbour Nepal.
The pair are named in a 28-man squad for the away game at Malta on Sept.(Source: AP)Leicester City defender Harry Maguire and Watford midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah have been given their first call-ups to the England team by manager Gareth Southgate.
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved transferring 40 acres of land owned by the Airports Authority of India to Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA).The transaction would enable the MMRDA to complete the metro rail project in Mumbai, an official release said.
A 43-year-old Pakistan-born man with an Italian passport has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in the UK for trying to smuggle a pipe bomb onto a plane at Manchester Airport.Nadeem Muhammad had been convicted of possessing explosives with intent to endanger life at Manchester Crown Court earlier this month.