Vietnam promotes tourism and cinema at Cannes Film Festival

first_imgThe 2017 Cannes Film Festival from May 17-28, 2017 in France witnessed Vietnamese cinema and Ho Chi Minh City being promoted as a tourist destination.Three posters of 21m x 3m size were displayed during the festival, including one featuring the image of Son Doong cave in Quang Binh province where the movie ‘Kong – Skull Island’ was filmed and three others highlighting the beauty of the land and people of Ho Chi Minh City.All the billboards were designed with modern technology by Cannes’ leading traditional design professionals. Additionally, a ‘Vietnam Night’ was held on May 20 under the framework of the festival, featuring the most famous and successful films of Vietnamese cinema. On the occasion, the Vietnam Cinema Department and French Cinema Centre also signed several cooperation agreements.The 2017 Cannes Film Festival, which attracted over 23,000 visitors from countries around the world was a good opportunity for Vietnam to promote its cinema and tourism, particularly Ho Chi Minh City to international friends and filmmakers.At the film festival, representatives of Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Department also held talks with some international investors and communicators to discuss the sector’s development strategy as well as call for the investment.last_img read more

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"This is going to be the summer of Warcups here" said McFarlane the middle school program director for the SPA (Summer Performing Arts) CompanySisters Kirsten and Sydney Warcup who were in ninth and 11th grade respectively at Red River High School had set their sights on leading roles in the SPA musicalsKirsten was after the role of Marian the Librarian in "The Music Man" and Sydney wanted to be Julie Jordan the female lead in "Carousel"Although there was competition "each kid earned her role outright" said McFarlane who directs the eighth- and ninth-graders’ SPA productionHe and Connie Sherwood a SPA program founder who directs the 10th- and 11th-graders’ show can’t recall any other siblings who had leading roles in the same season of SPA they saidMcFarlane said "In the 14 years I’ve been in SPA I’ve never seen it""We are delighted that both of these girls get to do this" Sherwood said "It’s neat for their family"The daughters of John and Stacy Warcup of Grand Forks have been involved in SPA almost every year since they were eligible to enroll right after kindergarten Only once last summer did Kirsten not participate"I think my mom just kind of signed me up" Sydney said "I just stuck with it I liked it so much"All she remembers of the first summer was "singing songs" she saidChallenging roleThis summer she was drawn to the lead character Julie Jordan in "Carousel"Unlike most theatrical musicals "Carousel" is no light-hearted frothy romp Jordan copes with domestic violence and her husband’s suicideThe role "is a challenge for someone in high school" Sherwood said "Sydney is fabulous"In the show her husband Billy Bigelow commits suicide Fifteen years after his death he is granted permission to return to Earth to make amends to his widow and their daughterThe more serious theme is exactly what appeals to Sydney"I like that it’s a bit more mature" she said "It’s something that you don’t usually see in most musicals My sister’s role (in "The Music Man") is just really fun ‘Carousel’ is very different more heavy It’s very complicated"The scene that alludes to violence—her character is never struck on stage—"was hard at first" Sydney said "because you kind of get mad—like why would you let something like this happen to you "But it was a different time period (And) she really loves him . In one scene a friend tells her to leave him and she says ‘I don’t want to’ "As they prepared for the show SPA leaders saw the opportunity to expand kids’ understanding of domestic violence They invited a counselor from the Community Violence Intervention Center to give a presentation on unhealthy relationships and warning signs in a new relationship They also sponsored a drive to gather and donate personal and household items for CVIC clientsThe CVIC presentation "was just perfect for that age" Sherwood said "They could see how they can pick out when things go wrong and say ‘Oh this is not good’ "Sydney said "It’s interesting to see how small things can lead to horrible things that kind of escalate It’s really sad"Early SPA involvementKirsten who played Marian the Librarian in "The Music Man" which closed Monday at Central High School said her grandmother Devera Warcup of Grand Forks influenced her to join SPA"She’s really big into music I probably heard about SPA from her" she said "I stuck with it because I liked it so much"Until this summer Kirsten had performed mainly in ensembles"I thought it would be kind of cool to try out for the lead I figured why not" she said adding that her sister encouraged her to go for itMcFarlane was impressed with Kirsten’s performance as the uptight librarian who although she’s on to his schemes is nonetheless charmed by con man Harold Hill"She nailed it" McFarlane said "She absolutely nailed it"Although she was nervous in early rehearsals he said "within a couple of weeks she found herself in the role and was up there and owning the stage""Her acting was incredible and she had crisp clear diction" he said She brought a lot of energy to a role that could have been "bland and boring"In the show’s early scenes Kirsten said she enjoyed playing Marian as "super sassy and standoffish""It was kind of exciting to be the lead" she said "There were a lot of lines to learn but if you go scene by scene it all works"Benefits of SPALike her sister Kirsten has enjoyed being in SPA she said"I just love going to it seeing my friends up on stage" she said"I love music I love to sing I have played an instrument in the past but it’s nothing like singing Singing makes me happy"Sydney said participation in SPA "has given me a lot of confidence being able to be in front of people—and a lot of relationships I’ve met a lot of people"Approaching her last SPA performance "is really sad" she said "I wish I could keep going"The ground in and around the Martin J Ruter garage in Brooklyn Center which sits 400 feet from the city’s largest green space Palmer Lake Park is now being analyzed for contamination by a contractor hired by Metro Transit"The leak happened beneath the foundation of the building so they’re not really sure how much leaked It sounded like it had been going on for some period of time" said Minnesota Pollution Control Agency spokesman Walker SmithContractors will soon check with surrounding home owners to see if there are any private wells that may have been affected The city is on a municipal water system that would be unaffected Smith saidThe contractor Minneapolis-based Braun Intertec took several soil borings in and around the building earlier this year; Metro Transit officials reported the leak of a fuel pump to pollution control in February 2017 But state officials said this week that the contractor will now do additional borings along the property’s perimeter"What they found is serious enough that they decided to look at a larger area" said Mike Risse who supervises the commercial hazardous waste unit of Hennepin County’s Department of Environmental ServicesRisse said he’s confident there is no longer any danger of additional spills from the pumps The challenge now is to find out how much diesel spilled and for how long"The threat (of more leaks) isn’t there anymore . That’s been addressed" Risse said adding that currently he was looking into "whether an enforcement case is warranted whether any laws were broken"Brits were treated to one of the rarest of all events this weekend – a bank holiday with beautiful weather Temperatures tipped 27C in parts of the UK yesterday making it perfect for a trip to the beach park or countrysideSadly many people have taken the piss and treated a number of UK beauty spots like a bin across the weekend Photos showing beaches parks and other popular sites absolutely covered in litter have been shared online and its pretty grim Piles of trash including empty beer cans and bottles disposable barbeques food packaging and takeaway containers were left behind as hordes of people made the most of the gorgeous weather Comedian Joe Lycett also shared a snap of a rubbish-filled Birminghams Cannon Hill Park urging visitors to pick up after themselves: Hate to sound like your mother but if you enjoyed the beauty of Cannon Hill Park yesterday then the least you can do is respect it and the safety of the animals that live in it by putting your rubbish in a bin Heres a selfie I took with your mess! pictwittercom/iqWjUiuP0i- Joe Lycett (@joelycett) May 8 2018 City Beach in Southend-on-Sea Essex was also left looking a tip after thousands of people descended on the beach across the long weekend Local resident Sam Taylor took photos of the piles of litter saying she was shocked and appalled by what she saw She said: "I had seen the number of people down there on the news but I wasnt prepared for how much of a mess it would be "People just expect others to clear up after them I was shocked and appalledCredit: SWNS "Ive seen it similar to that previously but not that bad In this day and age it doesnt take a lot to take your own rubbish to the bin"I thought everyone would like to see it I just wanted people to be aware of how awful it looked"Of course its not just an eyesore; plastic pollution can be very bad news for local wildlife too "Im quite concerned about the marine life" Sam added "The Southend street team were out in force cleaning up I hope they managed to clear it up before the tide came in" Keep Britain Tidy chief executive Allison Ogden-Newton told the Mirror: "On a gorgeous bank holiday thousands of us flock to our beaches and parks because they are beautiful clean and great places to enjoy the sunshine with our familiesCredit: SWNS "But some people seem to think it is acceptable to walk away at the end of the day leaving their rubbish behind and destroying the very beauty they went there to enjoy "It is not neither can we use the excuse that the bins were full If the bins are full then you should take your rubbish home with you You took it there you take it away again "Those thoughtless people who leave their litter are damaging our environment for everyone"Credit: SWNSLADbible has claimed the worlds first country made entirely of trash to highlight the issue of plastic pollution in our oceansGet involved and ensure the worlds first country made of trash is its lastFind out more hereBecome a citizen of the Trash Isles hereDonate to our charity partner Plastic Oceans Foundation here Featured Image Credit: SWNS Topics: Uk news a senior member of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) who owns the ID card.

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without a single cut.officials intervened to stop the distribution.The president then continued with his speech Written by Krishna Vamsi | New Delhi | Updated: November 25 2014 12:17 pm A still from the play Gazab Teri Adaaa (Source: NSD website) Related News Do you recall those plays from high school ‘Et tu Brute’ ‘The Bishop’s Candlesticks’ Yes not so much The backdrop was a setting of a small fort with an elevated pedestal and a projection screen behind It was the clash of two art forms the real and the representation The play ‘Gazab Teri Adaaa’ performed by National School of Drama Repertory Company was a commemoration to the lives lost in the World Wars A play to show how painful war is and how peace is a state of mind just a thought away to reach I never thought that I could enjoy a play anymore After all the movies I have watched in theaters and the flash drives I have filled with pirated versions of films in 720p I wasn’t ready to face this event I was uptight with many thoughts of what could go wrong in the play ‘Will anyone forget their rehearsed lines’ ‘I hope the set is strong enough not to break or fall in the middle of the play’ Honestly I was apprehensive of any damp squib A still from the play Gazab Teri Adaaa (Source: NSD website) Scene – I As the curtain rose the floor fell silent It was supposed to be a 100 minutes play (without any interval) A few breaths later there were drumbeats and a slow narration to provide the backdrop A group of seven women entered the stage from the right and stood in the middle a perfect formation Those initial moments made the impression The play was a tragic comedy pulling emotional chords in a subtle and amusing way The central theme of the play was women revolting against men who were soldiers to stop wars and spoils of wars The women wore traditional saris and were holding bells in their hands They all sang in unison like the birds at dawn at the acme of their might with a mellifluous voice that settles and eases every mind I wondered how DTS or Dolby could produce this extent of reality The males on the other hand were in regal Rajput outfits with appropriate props A still from the play Gazab Teri Adaaa (Source: NSD website) The lithe expressions of the performers were complementing their songs They were swaying with the storyline and their faces wore a hundred masks reflecting every mood There was so much of life on the stage All the characters were in their final enactment after umpteen rehearsals It is a place where the actor cannot go wrong; there is no room for a retake It’s a perfectionist’s play a refined role where the actors relive in a different character for the next hour It is where the skin and costume take a backbench and the expressions demand your exaltation The play had the traditional and indigenous folklore with a tinge of lexicon it was like a slice of the rich past with characters breathing life into it The costumes were reminiscent of the cultural heritage of India It was a perfect ambiance set for a laid-back evening There was a uniformity in the lighting with timely drop of spotlights in between In fact the mild salmon pink hue from the sodium-vapor lights was quite easy on the eyes and even worked well with the costumes The sound was clear and audible with perfect intonations I wasn’t sure about the sound amplification but I believe it was completely natural with a little digital effort maybe A still from the play Gazab Teri Adaaa (Source: NSD website) The match cuts were also quite smooth and connecting Technically speaking the setting seemed perfect for the performers to blend in Meanwhile few montages of the wars were screened intermittently on the projection screen in the background But I couldn’t connect the screen suddenly became a distant relative as the reality in the foreground began to establish a sync to my mind In fact the fast pacing socio-cultural evolution has endangered such art forms where every coming generation is having a far more faint memory of the plays than the one before There is an influx of the demography into the digital age and traditional art forms are becoming a thing of history At the end of the show I strangely felt responsible for preserving this heritage and pass on the baton Exit Stage Email author: kriskbjv1567@gmailcom Follow @kris1290 on Twitter For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App There was so much of life on the stage All the characters were in their final enactment after umpteen rehearsals It is a place where the actor cannot go wrong; there is no room for a retake More Related NewsWritten by Shombit Sengupta | Published: November 30 2014 12:49 am Her core investigation of boys and the big dilemma that comes to her mind when she feels romantically inclined is “What will others say” Related News Our society’s most killing missile that prevents us from taking ownership of our lives is to wonder at every step what others will say Nandita a highly educated 24-year-old working woman was telling me that her parents will not object to her possible love marriage Yet they and close family members have overdosed her to be very conscious about whom to choose otherwise “What will people say” Her core investigation of boys and the big dilemma that comes to her mind when she feels romantically inclined is “What will others say” She was expressing that by nature she will not go against her parents in choosing a boyfriend which amounts to following a pre-determined pattern of who should be her ideal husband In India’s contemporary situation she explained in a matter-of-fact way having an affair need not translate to marriage an area that’s not under her control Somehow she was realising her inner emotional content is getting disturbed She said she has time up to age 27 but her conversation became indifferent “With all my restrictions I may fail in a love marriage so I have to depend on my parents to find me a bridegroom” While I was doing some research in an Indian village a farmer’s son told me their two-acre land gave them Rs 50000 while Rs 20000 was spent on input costs With Rs 30000 a year it was impossible to run their seven-member family On his own initiative he bought a small motorbike and became a mobile barber going to people’s houses to earn money This brought him nearly Rs 15000 per month But his relatives wanted to disassociate with him Why Because they are Brahmins and he was “defiling” the family’s image by pursuing a lower-caste job I really appreciate this courageous spirit of today’s young generation not caring about what people say After the research I went to his house and found the family living conditions quite comfortable with the money he brought in He showed me his barber kit His parents were despondent wondering how they would get a Brahmin girl for him because his entrepreneurship was not acceptable in their community My own barrier was not so different When Mr Jacques Gourdon owner of the lithography printshop near Paris very kindly offered me a sweeping job in 1974 I was totally shocked It was unimaginable I was from a Bengali bodhiya family We were extremely poor in India lived in a refugee colony But how could I be a sweeper I’d just arrived in France knew no French was penniless and without any job prospect My growling stomach quickly won over my cultural blocks I de-conditioned my Indian caste conscious baggage and graciously accepted the job But more mental torture awaited me My job entailed taking six big dustbins full of used ink-cleaning cloth and papers out from my printshop to the road at the end of each working day That immediately traumatised me “What if someone saw me” That this instant fear was ridiculous did not occur to me then Just imagine the kind of complex I was carrying in my head Nobody knew me in France then which Indian would see me or even wonder who I was How can any acquaintance or neighbour from my Indian village ever know I was here that I had to be careful of “What will they say” But psychologically I was very disturbed Lots of cars and buses plied on the main road so every time I went outside the door with my dustbins I used to hide my face to not be recognised as a sweeper After some time I discovered this anguish to be totally absurd when I found Mr Gourdon was respectfully presenting me to other artists who came to the printshop as a painter from Calcutta He’d even promote my paintings so I could make some extra money The artists who’d come to the printshop to make their lithographs never looked down at my sweeping work like we tend to do in India That broke my whole misconception of what other people might think I started to boldly say then that my occupation was a sweeper while I was a painter My morale was boosted when fellow students at my Parisian art college appreciated that I worked hard to support my education and livelihood while undermining themselves that they were studying with their fathers’ money So I learnt that worrying about what others will say is the most indecent social education system in our country because it puts you in a cage you cannot break free from Just imagine a cobbler in our country is considered the lowest caste mochi I remember even in my poverty-stricken childhood my grandmother never allowed me to touch the cobbler when he came to repair a broken sandal After he left the place he occupied was cleaned with water Does it mean our cobbler has no chance of becoming a Christian Louboutin or Jimmy Choo the celebrated shoe designers whose hand everyone wants to shake “Hats off to you You don’t care what others will say” is what people in India often tell me about the bright holiday colours I wear to work to meet top global corporate managers Actually I started wearing such colours in France to differentiate myself from the high-flying CEOs I had to mingle with and didn’t really pay heed to this habit Until I recently met Nandita and discovered the gravity of the words “What will people say” Shombit Sengupta is an international creative business strategy consultant to top management Reach him at http://s.wwwshiningconsultingcom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsPublished: March 22 2014 3:42 am Related News For the first time in the history of the Communist Party of India a journalist has donned a jacket and bow tie of many hues to meet bush shirt-clad former general secretary AB Bardhan Karan Thapar’s outfit in the election special of Devil’s Advocate was like a blast from the past part glam rock part acid jazz with strong overtones of Purple Haze An outfit like that should come with a free laser and disco ball But Bardhan didn’t let it rattle him Thapar was not his usual intrusive self halting his guest in mid-flow with a suddenly upraised hand and the result was a mighty fine interview Bardhan was polite but candid as always He declared the expectations of the Left (32 Lok Sabha seats up from 24 in 2009) and dismissed the fall predicted by the NDTV poll (18 seats) “Being a student of statistics I know what sort of poll surveys are being done these days” he laughed He diagnosed Manmohan Singh as “a non-functioning non-delivering person a failure as a prime minister” Asked about Rahul Gandhi’s viability he grinned: “Should I comment at all All right another failure” The interview ended there and as Thapar shook hands with him Bardhan said impishly: “Shaking hands on someone’s failure is not good” Before every election when the great and the good become vulnerable political satire becomes as exciting as political news Cyrus Broacha’s The Week that Wasn’t (the title of the programme sends up Prannoy Roy’s The World This Week) took off from the “character dheela” comment made by Amar Singh to Rajdeep Sardesai after he joined Ajit Singh’s Rashtriya Lok Dal Broacha interviewed a fake Amar Singh named Beemar Singh He was exercising a lot to get better walking all day first to Mayawati’s office then to Sonia Gandhi’s then to the BJP Kejriwal… In addition he was doing bending exercises in Ajit Singh’s office bending both backwards and forwards Beemar Singh queried inscrutably: “Tum karo to tum rangeela hum karen to hum Godzilla” Broacha has also done a face-to-face between Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi in which Modi denied any resemblance between Hitler and himself because “Hitler did not get a clean chit” The skit on Arvind Kejriwal’s visitation of Mumbai is great satire with Broacha explaining why the real aam aadmi of his city does not vibe with the Aam Aadmi Party — because Kejriwal muffed the act He found an auto the moment he stepped out of the airport while the authentic aam aadmi must wait until his children forget what he looks like And he got a window seat in the train to Churchgate while the real thing hangs on in the doorway with his face in someone’s armpit “Please tell me that you whistled at some foreigners in Colaba at least” Broacha pleaded hopelessly Every year just once a year Holi lays bare India’s problematic relationship with cannabis Bhang is integral to Holi but all other forms of the weed are illegal The media holds up a mirror to this clash of civilisations as Oriental enthusiasms struggle with colonial anxieties Usually the anxieties carry the day but this year there is radicalism on the airwaves CNN-IBN travelled to a bar in Ghaziabad on Holi morning to learn how to make a bhangarita That’s for washing down a Nutella and bhang pizza Has the sudden legalisation of cannabis in various parts of the Americas emboldened TV producers Anyway after some exposure to Ghaziabadi cuisine and bartending CNN-IBN’s reporter became irrepressibly jovial and wished everyone a happy Diwali Doesn’t matter It was Holi when only the thought counts pratikkanjilal@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Shivani Naik | Updated: June 26 2017 9:25 am K Srikanth loves his aggressive attacking smashing but has always admired MS Dhoni’s temperament (Source: AP) Related News Kidambi Srikanth has resurfaced on Indian badminton’s horizon since the surprise of a win over Lin Dan in the China Open final in November 2014 The 24-year-old would win at home in 2015 and dazzle briefly at the Rio Olympics before disappearing like a shooting star making his fans wish that he would get a little more consistent His return might yet be more glorious than his first sighting Here are the 10 things that most don’t know about the newly minted double Super Series champion Ran In Training After 18 It’s hard enough for most at the Gopichand Academy as trainees are put through rigorous routines of lapping different distances of the synthetic track in specific times but it was doubly challenging for Srikanth “It’s because he wasn’t used to running in training till 18 in his childhood He started very late” informs physio C Kiran In the high-intensity workouts Srikanth could hit a heart rate of 180-200 and finish almost breathless Gym reps were easy in comparison Running those 2 to 10 km — time trials after a taxing gym workout are the hardest for India’s top shuttler “Before Olympics he puked and almost fainted in those sessions” recalls coach Gopichand waving away all complaints “Running was hard work for me too in my playing days but it’s gotta be done” Ask the coach if running laps has gone out of fashion replaced by game-specific workouts and he answers “No If you want to win you still run” South Indian Fare Srikanth was driven enough for success to teach himself to wean himself away from anything sweet “In general he just lost the craving for sweets If it’s in a very minuscule quantity and just to taste he is allowed But he disciplined himself pretty early on” Kiran says Never a big fan of fast-food – pizzas or burgers – Srikanth was encouraged to stick to food he had grown up eating “Rice is good When he travels south-east Asian food is his preferred choice” Kiran adds At home it’s whatever his mum makes Dhoni Inspired “It’s one autograph he really wants I think MSD will give it now” laughs brother K Nandagopal explaining the teenaged inspiration K Srikanth loves his aggressive attacking smashing but has always admired the former India cricket skipper’s temperament “I don’t know if I’m as cool as him but I want to be I love the way he believes in himself and backs himself in the big important moments” Srikanth says It’s the restrained no-antics aggression why he’s a Roger Federer fan too “It’s about how Dhoni conducted himself in tough situations” the brother adds “Srikanth always wants to respond the same way that Dhoni did when the situation was not in his hands He has a cool dignified way Srikanth thinks” Inside Box Treatment PV Sindhu had suffered a freak foot injury before the Olympics and had spent her time recovering by sitting inside a marked box and hitting shuttles working on every other part of the upper body “That experience helped us when Srikanth suffered his right ankle stress fracture” Gopichand says “The credit for his injury recovery goes to the physio Kiran who didn’t let him go home when he got injured Like Sindhu we made him sit inside the box and play He used his injury period to get physically stronger in fact” he adds But the support staff didn’t back off from high intensity training while the ankle healed “What takes 6-8 weeks to come out from in his case took 3 months” Kiran says No Clutter Thinking Closely linked to the injury rehab was Srikanth’s absolute faith in his coaching staff Gopichand has long maintained that one reason for Srikanth’s success is he doesn’t over-think even when he’s down “He doesn’t try to make too many decisions on his own off-court When athletes get injured they’ll cross-check with many doctors or try for quick-fix” Kiran says Srikanth trusted his team Tournament routines too are designed to ensure this “Warm-ups matches recovery sessions and evening recovery is all planned so that he’s kept busy and doesn’t over-think – not about the last match and not too much about the next one” the physio informs Aside of the night’s sleep there’s only two hours in the day when he’s not doing something “Oh but that’s when he’s having lunch or dinner” Kiran wickedly informs Patching Body Together Srikanth always played the aggressive game as a junior but his body couldn’t take the strain for more than 15 minutes He survived lower levels on this cloud-burst of attack but found it tough at the Super Series level A 3-year-plan was set into motion“We worked on strength and endurance and stabilised the body but his movement became slower Then the next year was movements and finally injury prevention” Kiran says It was risky training initially but for all the imbalance of the body position when playing strokes it was what was needed The strokes that he initially played using proximal areas – chest back thighs the coaches slowly moved to the calf and forearm The Big Smash While the overhead jump smash of K Srikanth is a work of art most of it was a natural talent the finishing though needed an injection of strength It’s not just the speed of the smash or the ferocity or proclivity but the angles on the smashes “There’s straight cross a smash with 80 percent power and 100 percent Though we can’t tell from the action what he’ll hurl next we can guess based on his mindframe” Kiran says Facing Two Imposters The most common line brother Nandagopal has heard Srikanth say is “For everything my time will come” The older sibling is thoroughly impressed with how the younger one deals with the equanimity that Srikanth shows dealing with failure and success “He says he can’t bring time back So best to prove to the world whatever he’s trying to in the next tournament” he says “He’ll enjoy the moment and not carry it forward After the loss in Singapore murmurs had begun that Srikanth would never match his heady results of 2014-15 “He doesn’t take any criticism personally His mental clarity is brilliant” the brother adds Patience & Consistency “There’s a difference in the two” Nandagopal insists It’s not about consistency in results The big lesson from Olympics was how small mistakes at 20-19 cost him so many matches Against Chen Long on Sunday he turned the tables “He’s learnt to not rush And wait for opponent to make mistakes” he adds Besides not giving Chen Long a chance to attack Srikanth ensured accuracy of his smashes was clinical and it’s all those sprayed kills from the Olympics and the Singapore Open final that have cured his impatience “They have no option but to learn this lesson” Gopichand says “Sindhu shouldn’t have rushed against Tai Tzu You need to keep reminding them this There’s a subtle difference between overdoing attack and getting it right” At 70 Percent “He’s operating at 70 percent of his capacity right now” the coach says “There’s a half dozen contenders at World Championships but after Australia Srikanth will be the marked man” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: December 22 2016 5:46 pm Ayushmann Khurrana’s younger brother Aparshakti plays pivotal role in Dangal Related News Actor Ayushmann Khurrana’s younger brother Aparshakti’s reported fight at the airport might land him in jail While the incident took place in October the Mumbai police have now filed a 50-page chargesheet which is going to be presented in court this week “Aparshakti has been served a notice and has to be present in court too If found guilty he may get a three-five year prison sentence” informs a source close to the development Aparshakti who will be seen in a prominent role in Aamir Khan’s upcoming wrestling drama Dangal hosts a cricket show for a TV channel The incident took place in October when the staff of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) was trying to stop Aparshakti from entering a restricted zone The video jockey-turned-actor who was already upset because his luggage got lost threw a tantrum and reportedly got into a fistfight with the guards “He dashed into the restricted area but a few passengers caught him and he was arrested immediately by the Sahar Airport Police” reveals an eyewitness on the scene Also read |Parineeti Chopra and I share similar influences says AyushmannKhurrana Confirming the same Baburao Mukhedkar senior police inspector Sahar police station informed Mirror “Aparshakti was sent into 24-hour remand for assaulting and threatening people in uniform” Ayushmann rushed to Aparshakti’s rescue but refusing to grant him any concessions the cops made the actor-musician wait at the station for hours before Ayushmann could post bail apologising profusely for his brother’s misbehaviour The Chandigarh-born actor has begun his filmy career The actor has reportedly signed a few more films More from the world of Entertainment: Well it seems that though the Dum Laga Ke Haisha actor is keeping himself 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proteins would have been possible if he had remained in IndiaRamakrishnan acknowledged that research in India was lagging behind by some 20 years His colleagues in India had to fly to Japan for getting X-ray sources He advocated a long term policyif we wanted to produce quality research in India Some years backthere was an interesting letter in Currrent Science by a science professor and researcher from PunjabH S Virkwhich put in perspective the rapid decline of cutting edge scientific research in our country Using the Science Citation Index of the Institute for Scientific InformationVirk cited a survey which placed India in 8th place in the top 20 countries undertaking scientific research in the 1980s In the 1990swe were down to the 12th positionand today India is no longer in the list of the top 20 India ranks 21st in terms of output of research papers in sciencebut 119th in terms of research papers of any worthwhile contribution The number of R&D scientists and engineers per million of the population is 157 in India This is one fifth the ratio in South Koreaand one thirtieth the ratio of countries like the USA and Japan We have 17 per cent of the global population but account for a mere 15 per cent of the global output in R&D There is no shortage of brilliant scientific minds in Indiadedication and application Our inability to harness our huge pool of scientific talent to rise above mediocrity is due largely to our failure to build up institutions which can nurture and inspire genius Apart from the IITsno Indian educational institution merits a place in the list of internationally recognised universities and research centres One reason for this isof coursefunds We spend a mere 35 per cent of our GDP on education compared to double this percentage in most countries Which explains why our HRD Minister Kapil Sibal is in no position to fulfil the just demands of IIT professors that their emoluments should be commensurate to their services and their standing in the international market Butprobably more than lack of fundsthe responsibility for the sorry state of our research institutions is the work culture we foster Political interferencenepotismpetty jealousiescorruption and bureaucratization have all taken a toll on our institutions of higher education Merit is seldom the criteria for advancementparticularly as most of our research centres are controlled by governmentwhere red tapism is rewarded and individual initiative frowned upon Take for instancethe case of the Nobel Prize winner’s fatherC V Ramakrishnan He too was a brilliant academic whotogether with his wifefounded the Department of Biochemistry at MSU in Vadodara NeverthelessRamakrishnan was hounded out of the institution because some well connected PhD students backed by politicians complained against him Ramakrishnan’s fault was that he went strictly by merit in awarding scholarshipsand tried to give research grants to as many students as possibleeven if it meant cutting down the amount for each one Our research institutions are replete with similar examples Over the yearsbureaucratic and political interference has driven out a sizable section of the country’s top medical talent from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences Even todayDr Bisariaa cardiologist of international repute at AIIMSis fighting a legal battle because a frivolous notice was issued to him on the grounds that he had allowed a Class III employee to be present during an operation Bisaria’s real ‘fault’ actually lay in the fact that the former Health Minister wanted him removed because he was seen as part of the camp of Dr Venugopal which was fighting for AIIMS to retain its autonomy Why is it that the Defence Research Development Organisationin which crores have been poured over the last few decadescome up largely with a series of duds The long list of failed scientific research institutes in India is indeed disheartening For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by RITU SHARMA | Gandhinagar | Updated: December 25 2015 8:20 am Among key speakers were IPS officer P P Pandey and Gujarat Sahitya Academy president Bhagyesh Jha Express Related News VICE-CHANCELLOR of the only Sanskrit University in Gujarat Prof Ark Nath Chaudhary who was listed among the main speakers did not turn up at the first state-wide ‘Sanskrit Adhiveshan’ organised by Samskrita Bharati an organisation supported by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Among other key speakers were IPS officer P P Pandey currently on bail in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case and Gujarat Sahitya Academy president Bhagyesh Jha Rural development commissioner Jayanti Ravi replaced Prof Chaudhary at the eleventh hour of the event on Thursday On the absence of Prof Chaudhary Krishna Prasad Nirola state chairman of Samskrita Bharati said “He was to attend the event but could not as his wife was unwell So at the last minute we invited Jayanti Ravi and she obliged” When contacted Prof Chaudhary said “My wife’s health did not permit me to attend the event in Gandhinagar” “I won’t be able to reach on the day two even” he added when asked if he would attend on the last day of the event where Governor O P Kohli is scheduled to be the chief guest The Somnath Sanskrit University was established by the Gujarat government through an Act of the Legislative Assembly passed on April 12 2005 It was one of the among several special universities established by the then chief minister Narendra Modi Samskrita Bharati was also actively involved in the inception of the Sanskrit University From a total of 116 in its first academic session in 2006-07 to over 260 students at present registered on the campus the university has given affiliation to 35 colleges across Gujarat Keeping with the theme all the special invitees addressed the gathering of over 500 Sanskrit scholars experts and followers of the language from across the state “Sanskrit is being promoted and used today but if we use the language in every walk of life the situation will be much better than this” said Bhagyesh Jha Pandey stressed the importance of Sanskrit “There are misconceptions that the language is tough and cannot be used in communication… Those who criticise Sanskrit and Samskrita Bharati their life is a waste” he said It is said that Pandey was among one of the participants of the Sanskrit shivir organised by Samskrita Bharati in jail Among the recommendations received during the first brainstorming session Thursday opening of ‘bal kendras’ for promoting Sanskrit among children was suggested “Further how information technology can be used in promoting the language was one of the major discussion point Though we have created Whatsapp groups and a ‘wikipedia’ in Sanskrit we want to explore it further” said Sukumar Trivedi Samskrita Bharati spokesperson It is claimed that the ‘Sanskrit wikipedia’ started a couple of years ago records over 5 lakh visitors in a month For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Rohit Alok | Mumbai | Published: April 29 2016 1:46 am Bashir Jumman Sayyed and his father Jumman Rashid Sayyed at the metropolitan magistrate court Thursday Top News NINE YEARS since Bashir Jumman Sayyed saw his older brother Nashir a case of theft registered against the latter in 2007 continues to haunt the 24-year-old and his family Bashir his parents and his brother in-law have all been arrested at different times for allegedly aiding Nashir termed an absconding accused by the Mumbai Police On Thursday as a magistrate’s court heard the case against his parents and set a fresh date of June 28 Bashir told The Indian Express “Our lives have been ruined by the case” In 2007 a complaint was registered against Nashir at the LT Marg police station for allegedly stealing 400 grams of gold from his then employer Wasim Shaikh a goldsmith Bashir then 14 too worked at Shaikh’s jewellery unit in Kalbadevi but was unhappy about the conditions at his workplace and had left for his native village Amta Tajpur 80 km off Kolkata some time before the alleged theft took place Share This Article Related Article “My brother decided to stay while I ran That’s the last time I saw him Shortly afterwards Shaikh who belonged to the same village returned searching for me The village panchayat sent him back and ordered Shaikh to look after Nashir as he had promised to Days later Nashir was booked for stealing from Shaikh” says Bashir A Mumbai Police team arrived in their village and arrested him on March 17 2007 Aged only 14 then Bashir spent 14 days in police custody followed by 21 days in the Arthur Road jail After a magistrate’s court learnt that Bashir was a minor he was moved to the rehabilitation facility in Dongri where he spent another eight months “I did not understand Hindi when I was first arrested I had signed a statement that the stolen gold was found in my sister’s husband’s home” says Bashir He says his brother-in-law Firoz Jainal Abedin (40) was arrested the same year and he told the police under duress that Bashir’s parents were involved “So we have all been named accused in the matter” says Bashir now employed as a clerk with a private firm in a Mumbai suburb The gold alleged to have been stolen was never recovered During his time in the Dongri home Bashir worked on his vocational skills “I learnt to read and learnt other languages On paper I am only educated till Class VIII but I learnt English Hindi and Marathi by reading publications and classifieds I took an AC repairing course and got a job” says Bashir who has worked with 11 companies since he got out of the rehabilitation home He now earns a monthly salary of Rs 15000 as a maintenance worker and says he owes his education and subsequent opportunities to NGO Prayas which works with children in conflict with law While Bashir’s case was closed in 2007 the Mumbai Police made fresh arrests in 2012 including of Bashir’s 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? while Raju has nine pending FIRs…He had attacked a power corporation employee when a team had detected power theft in their house.There are many other cases So Raju is a gangster who is not being arrested and it seems that police is party to their acts” Monu was held in March last year with five gram heroin and then booked for possessing 250 gram smack on March 22 this year He also faced three more cases of rape theft and one under the Excise Act On June 8 was attacked with sharp weapons and was not allowed to be taken to hospital in time even as a few villagers filmed the entire episode Monu succumbed to his injuries the same day Soma Rani Monu’s mother said “Villagers filmed my injured son rather than allowing police to take him to hospital The persons mentioned in FIR are doing paddy sowing in their fields while police is saying that they are not traceable” The protest saw only a few villagers in attendance Manpreet Singh a villagersaid “We want the arrest of Raju Mandeep Kaur Brar and all their accomplices” Meanwhile police has recovered a car which belongs to Raju’s brother The car has blood stains according to investigators About the dharna DSP Barinder Singh Gill said “All the accused are absconding and we are in the process of arresting them At the moment the entire village is siding with persons mentioned in the FIR and we don’t want to create any law and order problem in the area Police tried to convince Monu’s family members to lift the dharna but it was continuing till the time of filing this report For all the latest City Others News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by P Chidambaram | Published: December 13 2015 12:06 am File photo of Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif and PM Narendra Modi (Source: PTI) Top News Pakistan is there It is on India’s western border (and until 1971 was also on the eastern border) It cannot be wished away; nor can India pretend it will go away On the very day the two countries became independent they inherited a clutch of problems that was the inevitable result of Partition I know of no example in history where two countries born out of a division of land lived in peace ever after Learn and forget History also teaches us that such countries must learn to live with each other and the only way to peaceful co-existence is to talk to each other If that means talking to each other every day or every week or every month so be it That lesson was learnt and forgotten and relearnt many times since 1947 Every government in India — and needless to say every government in Pakistan — was guilty on that count The period after the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008 was a particularly difficult period It was akin to the post-war situation in 1965 1971 and 1999 In a sense it was worse because it brought the conflict from the borders to the heart of India The mood in India was bitter and implacably opposed to Pakistan: no to talks no to exchanges no to cricket no to everything The Government could not ignore the anger among the people; yet there was no way forward but to negotiate the hurdles and find a way to engage with Pakistan The UPA governments (first and second) tried to do that and got mixed results Fast forward to 2013 Enter Mr Narendra Modi He had adroitly positioned himself as the alternative to Mr L K Advani who was increasingly seen as not a winner He had also successfully positioned himself as the alternative to the Congress party Within the BJP it was Mr Modi versus Mr Advani In the country as a whole it was Mr Modi versus Congress Such positioning required a new rhetoric laced with hyperbole that presumably reflected the mood of the people It is here that Mr Modi scored over every other political leader in the country Modi on talks with Pakistan In the context of Pakistan let me recall some of the statements that he made in 2012 and in the run-up to the elections in May 2014 On December 12 2012 Mr Modi said “Delhi is working behind the scenes keeping people in the dark and making a deal with Pakistan” At Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu on September 26 2013 Mr Modi said “Pakistan army can behead Indian soldiers Still the Delhi government eats chicken biryani with the Pakistan Prime Minister in the name of protocol” When the election results were a few days away on May 8 2014 a supremely confident Mr Modi answering a specific question on the Composite Dialogue process said “Is it possible to have a discussion amidst bomb blasts and gun shots So to have a reasonable discussion first the blasts and the gun shots have to stop” The statements evoked both praise and concern They appealed to certain sections that the BJP was trying hard to woo They also raised serious concerns among diplomats and security experts Was Mr Modi setting the bar at an impossibly high level that no talks with Pakistan would be possible during his entire term However Mr Modi surprised everyone by inviting all SAARC leaders including the Prime Minister of Pakistan to his swearing-in It was a political masterstroke and led the world to believe that the rhetoric of the elections would be left behind Is there a strategy In retrospect every assessment was wrong Neither the rhetoric nor the masterstroke was the result of a carefully thought out strategy Much of it was impulsive The months that followed proved that the new government simply lacked a strategy to deal with Pakistan Recall the starts and stops and the twists and turns of the last 18 months Invitations and cancellations and handshakes and cold stares left the world bewildered as they did most discerning observers in India The sum and substance of the last 18 months was that the Government of India had no policy on Pakistan It was also clear that policy-making had been taken away from the Ministry of External Affairs and vested completely in the Prime Minister’s office The Minister had been reduced to Minister for rescuing stranded people Seasoned diplomats had been assigned crucial jobs in Event Management In the last few days the Government has sprung another surprise Despite a 25 per cent increase in infiltrations this year over last year reported by the BSF India and Pakistan have decided to talk to each other Secret talks are no longer taboo Back channels are no longer suspect Ms Sushma Swaraj has taken the position of centre-forward Almost miraculously the once-shunned Composite Dialogue has metamorphosed into Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue Everything is on the table — from Jammu & Kashmir to counter-terrorism from Siachen to Sir Creek from economic cooperation to people-to-people exchanges If all these are part of a serious strategy we must welcome the change There will be challenges and the ride will be bumpy but there is no substitute to staying the course No one expects miraculous solutions to all the issues but no one wants conflict or war Website: pchidambaramin | Twitter: @Pchidambaram_IN For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Top NewsKolkata: Former champions Mohun Bagan will look to return to winning ways when they face minnows Chennai City FC in an I-League football fixture at their home ground on Tuesday File image Mohun Bagan’s Ansumana Kromah Image courtesy: I-League The Mariners dished out an insipid show to be held one- all by a 10-man Indian Arrows at Mohun Bagan ground in the last round It was for the first time an I-League match was held at the Kolkata Maidan but the green-and-maroon brigade failed to make it count against the Indian colts Mohun Bagan’s last win a 5-0 demolition of Churchill Brothers had come on 12 December Since then they have failed to make the home games count dropping points for a third time in a row to slip to fifth place in the standings Coach Sanjoy Sen has been in the line of fire and the latest draw did not go well at their home ground as supporters demanded his sacking shouting ‘go back’ slogans "It’s natural To draw thrice in a row is more shameful than a defeat But we have no excuse" Sen said The Mariners have been plagued with injury woes after their big Churchill win at the artificial Barasat turf Star Haitian Sony Norde is yet to recover from a knee injury while Japanese midfielder Yuta Kinowaki has been ruled out after dislocating his collarbone Mohun Bagan fans would hope that Norde recovers to rescue the team’s fortunes but Sen said they must not be over dependent on the Haitian who’s likely to sit out again "We cannot be over-reliant on Sony Sony-less Mohun Bagan have to learn to win We have to get back among goals In the last few matches I have felt the boys have been under pressure after conceding" he said "Our players have missed from handshaking distance which is poor We have been trying hard at practice and players have shot in front of empty net also to get back confidence" Sen said on Monday at the match-eve news conference East Bengal had defeated Chennai 1-2 at the latter’s home venue in the last round and the Sen-coached side would see this as their last chance to return to winning ways Chennai have a solitary win and lost four times to be on the eighth place in the table Chennai City too are guilty of letting in soft goals and that is one aspect they will certainly look to improve upon against Mohun Bagan Terming it as one of the "greatest challenges" Chennai coach Soundrarajan said: "We are happy to play against Mohun Bagan in their own ground "They are 100-years-old we are two-year-old So it’s a great opportunity The spectators will be the biggest challenge as they are huge We will take up the challenge" Asked if Norde’s absence would help Chennai the coach said: "Apart from him they have good players and good organisation If you put any other player they are as tough as Norde" Chennai’s defence will also get a big boost with the inclusion of a fit-again Kyrgyzstani defender Venyamin Shumeyko By: Reuters | London | Updated: July 6 2016 11:46 pm Tomas Berdych has played only one Grand Slam final ever (Source: Reuters) Top News Czech 10th seed Tomas Berdych ended Frenchman’s Lucas Pouille’s unexpected love-affair with Wimbledon on Wednesday grinding out a 7-6(4) 6-3 6-2 win to reach his sixth grand slam semi-final Tomas Berdych is into his second #Wimbledon semi-final He ends Pouille’s dream run with a 7-6(4) 6-3 6-2 win http://s.tco/wULqXMv2th — Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) 6 July 2016 Carrying more court time than any other quarter-finalist Berdych started slowly against the 22-year-old Pouille the 32nd and lowest seed in the draw and a man who had never won a match on grass before this year’s eye-opening run at the All England Club Tomas Berdych’s wife Ester Satorova (Source: Reuters) Seeming out of sorts early on the Czech broke serve in the third game when Pouille hit a forehand long but handed the advantage back in the next with a double fault Berdych whose slow start suggested he was feeling the effects of close to 11 and a half hours on court in his four previous matches then threatened to fritter away a 5-1 lead in the tiebreak before a deep approach shot set him up for a clean forehand winner That was as good as it got for Pouille who had lost in the first round in seven of his previous nine grand slam appearances as Berdych cruised through the second and third sets for the loss of only five games For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: May 18 2016 2:14 am Related News THE Bombay High Court Tuesday refused to grant interim bail to two men Hasib Mulla and Ateef Mulla both convicted and sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment in the Mulund blast case of 2002 A vacation bench of Justices A S Gadkari and M S Karnik pointed to a judgment of the High Court that stymies grant of bails to those accused under the stringent TADA and POTA acts especially in the absence of regular court Earlier senior lawyer Amit Desai who appeared for the accused said Ateef’s son suffers from thalassemia and the father’s absence was traumatic for the child Desai reasoned that Ateef had been out on bail throughout the trial Share This Article Related Article The bench adjourned the hearing of the case to June 7 Both men were convicted under Section 4 (A) of POTA 2002 and various Sections of the Arms Act Hasib who already spent around eight years in prison before being given bail has to complete less than a two-year term in prison Ateef who was the first accused to get bail has spent two years and nine months in prison leaving him with a sentence of around seven years There were three explosions first on December 6 2002 at McDonald’s Restaurant at Mumbai Central Railway station The second blast took place on January 27 2003 at Mungibai Market in Vile Parle (E) and the third blasts took place on March 13 2003 in a Karjat-bound local train For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi:The Delhi government will soon come up with a "sports school" for students who want to build their career in sports rather than academics Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced on Wednesday "We will soon come up with a sports school which will focus less on academics and sports will be given preference instead If there are students who want to develop their career in sports why should we force them to study history geography or physics" Sisodia who is also the Education Minister said at an award ceremony for sportspersons "We need to discover the talent of such students and give them special training for the particular sport of their interest" he said Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodiya PTI The minister conferred the Rajiv Gandhi State Sports Award on five sportspersons and disbursed cash incentives of INR 864 crore to 3754 outstanding sportspersons of Delhi for their achievements in the state national and international-level competitions He said the work is already in progress for a sports university which the government had announced earlier "It is my dream.if a person plays for the country for 3-4 years and he or she puts in the same efforts any student will make for earning a graduate degree in physics or chemistry then the sportsperson should also be awarded with a degree which will help him earn livelihood and secure a job" Sisodia said The government is also holding discussions with training authorities and academies of national and international standards including FIFA to organise training sessions for the students in Delhi he said Later this week badminton star P Gopichand will conduct a workshop-cum-training session for the officials and assist them in making a sports policy Sisodia said The government had on Tuesday announced that it will rent out playgrounds of 77 schools run by it so that they can be used by sports associations and clubs to organise events after school hours and during holidays Written by Express News Service | Kolkata | Published: November 22 2013 2:28 am Related News West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee president Pradeep Bhattacharya said the party has written to the State Election Commissionrequesting to postpone municipal elections in Jhargramscheduled on Friday It is a maoist-affected area Our party workers were attacked yesterday We requested for armed central forces because elections without them would be rigged? 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