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But no sooner had the applause peaked than the party opined on the constructive mohalla role of khaap panchayats. a positive competition,slammed former selection commmittee chief Sandeep Patil,saying it was “unethical” on his part to reveal certainconfidential details about Sachin Tendulkar MS Dhoni andothers after his tenure ended earlier this month Thakur stopped short of saying that action will be takenagainst Patil but said “right people in the BCCI” will speak to him soon over the issue which has created a majorcontroversy Patil a former international cricketer recentlydisclosed that the selection panel would have dropped Sachin Tendulkar before he eventually quit international cricket andthat it had also considered removing MS Dhoni from ODIcaptaincy ahead of the 2015 World Cup WATCH VIDEO: Supreme Court Warns BCCI Over Lodha Report : Here’s What The Court Said “Let me make it very clear Sandeep being a formerchairman should not have made these comments When he was thechairman he replied differently to the same questions Butafter that (his tenure) it was different It was totally unethical of him to do that” Thakur told PTI “One should refrain from making such unethical andunwanted comments in this area (selection matters) It is because he has been trusted to become the chairman because hehas played enough cricket There were four more selectors withhim they did not say anything He (Patil) should have avoidedthat” the BCCI president said Asked whether any action was being contemplated by theCricket Board against Patil over the breach of confidentiality he said “Right people in the BCCI will speakto him soon” AlsoRead | We did discuss removing Dhoni from captaincy: Patil Thakur went to the extent of saying such breach ofconfidentiality would make it difficult for any of future employers of Patil to trust him “Any organisation if they hire him (Patil) will think10 times that after leaving the organisation he will speak about the organisation” he asid Patil’s three-year tenure ended when the panel announcedthe 15-man squad for the ongoing Test series against New Zealand Besides spilling the beans on Dhoni and Tendulkar Patilwhile speaking to a TV channel had said that current coach Anil Kumble and Test captain Virat Kohli had spoken toCheteshwar Pujara on improving his strike rate as the batsmanstruggled in the recent tour of the West Indies AlsoRead | Patil sidesteps from Sachin retirement story With Patil and other four selectors’ term ending theBCCI decided to invite applications for the selectors’ job to ensure transparency However that also raised quite a few eyebrows with theappointment of MSK Prasad-led five-member panel whose aggregate of matches played is 13 Tests and 31 ODIs The Cricket Board chief defended the appointments sayingPrasad and others were appointed because they applied for thejob while many of the former cricketers did not apply fearingconflict of interest Also Read | I was the one who staged Tendulkar’sretirement meeting: Patil “First time ever the BCCI openly invited people to applyfor the selectors’ job… We can only appoint those who have applied” he said He said “People are shying away from getting into theBCCI Former cricketers who run academies and have some rolein the state asssociations are ruled out under Conflict ofInterest What does a cricketer do after retirement if he can’t contribue to the game of cricket” He added that too much interference in the BCCI affairshas discouraged former cricketers from becoming a selector andalso taking up other roles Also Read | You start losing friends as a selector: Patil About the five-member panel he said most of theapplicants wanted it against the three recommended by the Lodha Committee “I am pleased to say that 999 percent (of theapplicants) said they want a minimum of five-member selection panel… With India being such a vast country how do you dojustice to the job with three selectors There should be at least five” the BCCI chief said For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by KAMALDEEP SINGH BRAR | Amritsar | Published: July 9 2016 7:11 am The manifesto cover that sparked a row (Express Archive) Top News The youth wing of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said that it was not responsible for the controversial picture on the party’s youth manifesto released on July 3 The picture showed a broom the party symbol with the Golden Temple in the background The picture caused an uproar with political parties claiming that it offended Sikh sentiments The AAP later apologised and promised to change the cover Earlier the Punjab AAP chief Sucha Singh Chhotepur had said that “children (refferring to the youth wing) had made a mistake” Share This Article Related Article Watch Video: What’s making news Talking to The Indian Express youth wing secretary Sukhdeep Singh said “We had not seen the copy of manifesto in advance We were not aware about the picture of the Golden Temple on the cover page We only knew that there were 51 points in the manifesto We saw the copy with picture only at the time of release” “The copies released on July 3 were only for the media people and almost all the copies were distributed on the given day” said Sukhdeep The controversy has also deffered the youth wing’s plan to distribute copies of youth manifesto from door-to-door in Punjab Sukhdeep Singh claimed that so far AAP has not published any literature related to the youth manifesto for distribution to public “We have been planning to design pamphletes of manifesto for distribution door to door in Punjab The new phamplates will not carry picture of the Golden Temple It would be normal pamphlets containing only text” he said “We had no plans to distribute the copies of the manifesto immediately to the public after its release We didn’t had much time as party chief Arvind Kejriwal was in state for three days after release of manifestos in Amritsar Now we have been planning to design and publish pamphlets So far no phamplates have been published” ‘Kejriwal in Golden Temple on July 18’ AAP leader H S Phoolka announced on his Twitter handler that AAP Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal would visit the Golden Temple on July 18 “Like a humble sewak and true Aam Aadmi Kejriwal ji will perform Sewa at Golden Temple on July 18” he tweeted on Friday For all the latest City Others News download Indian Express App More Top NewsMumbai: Continuing to back dope-tainted wrestler Narsingh Yadav a top Wrestling Federation of India official on Friday claimed the 74-kg freestyle wrestler would have clinched the silver medal had he taken part in the Rio Olympics instead of being banned for four years by the CAS "Narsingh would have won at least a silver medal I can assure you that" said WFI secretary V N Prasood on the sidelines of a press conference to announce a world level prize money event Narsingh was exonerated on doping charges at home by NADA which upheld his claim that his food/drink during his stay while training for the Games at Sonepat in Haryana had been spiked with the banned substance which he had injected File photo of Narsingh Yadav Getty World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) challenged the clean chit given to Narsingh by its Indian affiliate at the Court of Arbitration for Sports in Rio a day before he was set to take part in his weight class bouts CAS threw him out of the Games and also slapped a four-year ban on the Indian grappler after he failed to produce any "real evidence" regarding the sabotage theory he had presented In its ruling the ad hoc panel of the CAS relied on expert evidence that Narsingh’s dope offence was not due to one-time ingestion of the prohibited substance and its concentration in the first test result (of 25 June) was so high that it had to come from an oral ingestion of one or two tablets of methandienone rather than from a drink where the powder had been mixed with water Explaining the chronology of events leading to his ban Prasood said "On 18 August Narsingh gave a medical at noon and had his weight-in at 130 pm His name was even there in the fixtures At 830 pm in the night CAS released their judgement "CAS told him give your weight don’t worry about anything in the afternoon we’ll give a result at night So why should we have been thinking about it (ban)" asked Prasood when reporters questioned him on the matter "That’s when we actually thought that after 21st they will take any action (that) if they want to punish they will take away medal if Narsingh had won any medal" he said "The judgment was unexpected If only they had given this verdict earlier we could have sent Praveen Rana" he said Prasood defended WFI by saying Narsingh had been cleared to take part by the Indian Olympic Association International Olympic Committee and world wrestling body United World Wrestling before he was sent on the flight to Rio "There is no fault on part of the federation NADA is the final authority on doping in India they gave Narsingh clearance WADA didn’t directly do anything against our wrestler they appealed to CAS "UWW gave its nod for Narsingh’s participation IOC gave its approval After getting these two approvals how could we have stopped Narsingh from going to Rio "We didn’t send Narsingh with our other wrestlers as we were waiting for WADA to make a move But they didn’t do anything If WADA wanted to appeal why didn’t they appeal before 10th "How many days does WADA have to appeal On 2 August we had a result from NADA inside 24 hours WADA received the result Narsingh left the country for Rio on 10th WADA didn’t do a thing against Narsingh until the 13th They filed an appeal on 13th federation didn’t get any information till the 16th" he elaborated "We even named Praveen Rana as a replacement just in case Narsingh would have some issues going" he said adding "Someone from India informed WADA that NADA only cleared Narsingh due to political pressure That’s why WADA appealed "If we had sent Praveen Rana instead and he had lost earlier the media only would have questioned me that why Narsingh wasn’t sent despite getting clearance" he said Giving another twist to the episode Prasood said the banned drug found in Narsingh’s system was generally taken by people in their fifties to gain weight "This is not a drug to be used by an athlete It’s a drug taken by people who are over 55 years of age to gain body weight Narsingh is already 76 kgs and he participates in the 74kg category Why will he use it" the WFI secretary wondered adding it indicated that he was "intentionally given the drug by someone" "NADA told us they got information on 4 July that Narsingh was using a banned substance But they still haven’t sent the federation a copy of the letter" Prasood said WFI has demanded a CBI inquiry into the Narsingh doping issue and Prasood explained why the wrestling federation wanted the police case to be handed over to the central investigating agency "In India when an FIR is filed action has to be taken in 90 days That’s what the Constitution of India says But CAS said we don’t want your Constitution Haryana Police has not arrested anyone that’s why we’re urging the CBI to probe the matter" he said "We’ll also take action if Narsingh is found guilty Otherwise we’ll appeal if the police can find the culprit and the court finds him guilty We’ll act after a court action "If someone is arrested and action is taken against them the ban (by CAS) can be reduced" he added Two-time Olympic medal winner Sushil Kumar had moved the court after WFI had refused a trial bout between him and Narsingh after the latter had earned a quota place for the country but the WFI official queered the pitch by saying Rana had stood second in pre-Games trial behind the shamed wrestler "Sushil Kumar is a great wrestler He knew all procedures Praveen Rana was second in trial after Narsingh so he would have taken us to court if we had named Sushil as a standby for Narsingh" was the strange explanation given by Prasood when queried why Sushil was not made a standby Sushil won bronze and silver medals in the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games but WFI preferred Narsingh to represent India in the 74-kg weight class instead of the decorated grappler as the dope-tainted grappler had clinched the country’s quota by winning the bronze at the last world championship By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: January 10 2017 7:30 pm Bigg Boss 10: Contestants compete in the solar system task to come one step closer to Ticket to Finale Related News With less than three weeks left for the finale Bigg Boss 10 still has a lot to offer on itsplate Taking the excitement of the game a notch higher Bigg Boss has introduced an interesting task wherein the contestants have an opportunity to qualify for the ‘Ticket to Finale’ task Also read |Bigg Boss 10: Who will be evicted from the house this week Cast your votes here The entire garden area is turned into a dark night sky and a solar system set with four orbits is placed there Dressed up as astronauts the contestants have to hold a bowl with purple liquid in their hand and rotate around the Ticket to Finale (Sun) starting with the first orbit Every time a person’s water spills and goes down beyond the yellow mark or if the contestant trips and falls due to some reason that person will be disqualified from the game Also the contestants cannot leave their bowls unattended Last two contestants to survive in the task will become the contenders for the ticket to finale week and have a final face off at a mall in Mumbai The race to finale gets tougher as the next task of ‘#BB10TicketToFinaleWeek‘ begins #Video pictwittercom/3Frhf0B1xD — Bigg Boss (@BiggBoss) January 10 2017 Since Lopamudra was ranked as number one in Monday’s episode she gets an extra edge over others She will only join the contestants when they reach the second orbit To protect her bowl from dripping Nitibha decides to walk slowly in the orbit but her strategy irritates other contestants More from the world of Entertainment: Also read |Bigg Boss 10: Testing time for friends as Manu Punjabi Manveer Gurjar seek public votes at a Mumbai mall Going by their past performances it will be a tough race for Mona Lisa and Nitibha Stay tuned to know who becomes the final contenders of Ticket to Finale task For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Pune | Published: August 12 2017 5:47 am In a proposal tabled in the city improvement committee the civic administration has sought approval for spending Rs 5096 crore for the development of the road (File photo) Related News The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has prepared a Rs 6646 crore plan for developing the proposed High Capacity Mass Transit Route (HCMTR) also known as internal ring road which would help decongest the city roads and provide better connectivity to various parts of city In a proposal tabled in the city improvement committee the civic administration has sought approval for spending Rs 5096 crore for the development of the road and Rs 1550 crore for land acquisition for the road “The municipal commissioner should be given the powers to send the proposal for seeking funds for the the project” it said The development of the ring road would require acquisition of land belonging to the forest department railways irrigation department and defence ministry The road would be 3596 km long and 24 metres wide It would be a six-lane road with two dedicated lanes for BRTS and four lanes for private vehicles The provision for the ring road was part of the development plan prepared in 1987 and its alignment was changed wherever required The road would pass through Bopodi Pune university junction Senapati Bapat road Paud Phata Karve road Dattawadi Sarasbaug Nehru road Lullanagar Wanowrie Ramwadi Mundwa Vadgaonsheri Vimanagar junction and Vishrantwadi The project would also included development of existing roads that would be part of the ring road There would be a total of 28 bus stops for BRTS on the route and the speed limit would be 50 km per hour For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsPublished: September 25 2013 12:14 am Related News Merkel has won a great personal victory Now her party will have to look for a new partner The success of Chancellor Angela Merkels Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavarian allythe Christian Social Union (CSU)in Sundays election to the German parliament by a large and historic margin was a victory foretold Opinion polls had consistently shown her party to be far ahead of the Social Democratic Party (SPD)which ended up with 257 per cent of the votefar below the 415 per cent for Merkels CDU-CSU But despite this stunning victoryMerkels party fell five seats short of an absolute majority As a consequenceironicallydespite having won this resounding victoryMerkel is likely to have to share office with her main electoral adversaryPeer Steinbrück of the SPD The prospect of shared power in a grand coalition with the conservatives is one that few Social Democrats relishfor this is likely to damage their long-term credibility as a real alternative to the freshly anointed Merkel Nor are fresh elections necessarily a better alternative for themfor this will quite likely give her an absolute majority Soeven as the search is on for coalition partnersfaute de mieuxa CDU-SPD grand coalition is the most likely outcome Like IndiaGermany is a federal state with a multi-party systemwith two major partiesthe CDU and the SPDand a motley crew of smaller onesincluding the Green Partythe Linke (the Left) and the Alternative for Germany (AfD)a eurosceptic movement turned into a partyand the CSU (the CDUs sister party based in Bavaria) Howeverunlike Indiathe electoral system is based on proportional representationand parties that do not manage to get at least 5 per cent of the vote are not allocated any seats at all The polls on Sunday dealt a fatal blow to the liberals of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) whichhaving lost many voters to the AfDhas failed to meet the 5 per cent threshold As suchwhile Merkel has won a great personal victoryher party will have to look for a new partnerwhichgiven the current constellation of partiesis most likely to be the SPD Two leading contenders for power forming a ruling coalition in peacetime would be inconceivable in the British or Indian contextbut such is the emphasis on stability in the politics of postwar Germany that a grand coalition consisting of adversaries is not considered an abnormal outcome Steinbrückthe SPD leaderwasas a matter of facta successful finance minister in the first grand coalition government (2005-09) led by Merkel as chancellor If this grand coalition formsthere is likely to be a leftwards shift in terms of domestic policy compared to the previous government Germany will most likely continue its approach on the EU (short-term austerity instead of long-term structural reforms) and refocus its attention on domestic issues like reforming the energy sectorthe nuclear plant phase-outrenewable energyincreasing labour supply and addressing its immigration policy Merkel has handled the global economic crisis with great dexteritybalancing stability and austerity with social justice Thusfor exampleduring the last days before the electionsshe was able to speak almost exclusively on social issues and sustainable development a theme normally the domain of centre-left or ecological parties The elections drew great attention all over Europe due to Germanys leading position in the EU as its largest economywith 30 per cent of the eurozones GDP outputand the biggest contributor to the bailouts of weaker economies like Greece Outside the eurozonethe German elections were followed with great interest in China as wellGermany being Chinas most important partner in Europe The overall style of the campaigncompared to 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