Mumbai Man Agrees To Provide For 72-Year-Old Father After Public Shaming


The son alleged his father was a “drug addict”. (Representational)

Mumbai:  Publicly shamed for allegedly kicking out his 72-year-old father from home eight years ago, a Mumbai resident has told authorities that he will arrange a suitable accommodation for his dad, a painter.

45-year-old Vikas Waghmare allegedly threw his father Shankar Waghmare out of their family home eight years ago, police said.

A local senior citizens’ group in suburban Versova, with the help of BJP MLA Bharti Lavekar, recently put up a poster naming and shaming the son.

The poster, with photographs of Vikas and his father, was put up at Lokhandwala Circle in Andheri, asking Vikas to seek forgiveness from his father and take him back home respectfully.

Shankar Waghmare, a painter who claimed to have a diploma from the famous J J School of Arts, told PTI that after his son `threw him out’, he lived at railway stations, public gardens, and of late on the premises of a temple in Versova.

Currently he was living in Ms Lavekar’s office, he said.

Vikas, who was summoned to the Versova police station a few days ago after police took notice of the matter, alleged that his father was a drug addict, said an official.

“Vikas told police that he will arrange a rented accommodation for me. But going by his nature, I am keeping my fingers crossed,” Shankar Waghmare said.

 





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Michael Clarke Supports India’s Decision To Not Play A Day-Night Test In Australia


“I think India feel like they know the conditions that will suit them best to beat Australia. Remember India have never beaten Australia ever in Australia. This is their chance,” Clarke said at an interactive session at the Indian Chamber of Commerce & Young Leaders Forum (YLF).

The BCCI had officially informed Cricket Australia that Virat Kohli and Co would not engage in any pink ball Test during their tour Down Under. India are slated to play three Tests against Australia, starting from December 10. There would be three T20 internationals prior to that.

CA wanted to continue with their recent tradition of playing the opening Test at Adelaide from December 6-10 under lights.

The Indian team management headed by chief coach Ravi Shastri though had intimated the Committee of Administrators (CoA) that the team will take at least 18 months to prepare for the Day/Night Test.

Explaining the rationale behind India not wanting to play in white flannels under floodlights, Clarke said: “If India play during the day, the wicket is flatter and spin a little bit more. At night there is no spin, there is moisture and bit more movement.” 

“So India prefer to take their chances during the day like they have played every other Test match throughout their careers.”

“So I can understand why they are not wanting to play D/N test matches,” said the 37-year-old who skippered Australia to the 2015 World Cup.

Clarke though backed the Day-Night Tests, saying this is the future and would engage more fans watching the game.

“I do believe for the game, particularly in the summer of Australia, to get people watching on television we are going to see a lot more D/N Test matches moving forward and probably around the world.”

Clarke spilled the beans on how the Aussies got rid of the dangerous New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum in the 2015 World Cup final by plotting yorkers against the dashing wicketkeeper-batsman who had till then been in great form.

“We planned that wherever he bats, every single ball to him should be yorkers. We wanted to bowl at him like it’s the last five overs. Next day, Starc was with the new ball and asked ‘Skipper is the plan still the same? I said yes.’ Fortunately, it worked,” he revealed.

McCullum was removed for a three-ball duck by pacer Mitchell Starc with a yorker that swung in and landed in between the stumps making the batsman tentative and his off stump uprooted.

Australia had won the final in Melbourne by seven wickets with 101 balls to spare.

(With IANS Inputs)



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Salman Khan’s Rumoured Girlfriend Iulia Vantur’s Now-Deleted Post Triggers Split Rumours


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Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif both attended Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja’s wedding reception last night. Some videos of them interacting at the venue have also surfaced the Internet. Meantime, the superstar’s rumoured girlfriend Iulia Vantur’s post on Instagram kept folks very busy. The post, which is now deleted, read as, “Perhaps the biggest mistake I made in the past was that I believed love was about finding the right person,” DNA reported. She has also shared another post the caption of which reads, “No matter what you do or say, some people will always find a tangent or a “reinterpretation”. So just laugh it off and enjoy your life!” The Internet thinks Iulia’s posts are targeted to Katrina and Salman.

See Iulia Vantur’s latest Instagram post.
 

Salman Khan, 52, and Iulia Vantur, 37, have reportedly been dating for some time now but have never admitted to a romance. She is a Romanian TV presenter and debuted in Bollywood as a singer. She has recorded her first song, titled Every Night And Day, with Himesh Reshammiya.

Salman Khan and Katrina, whom he reportedly dated earlier, recently made the blockbuster film Tiger Zinda Hai together. Katrina has also visited Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak Temple along with Salman’s sister Arpita ahead of his hearing in the blackbuck poaching case in Jodhpur. Salman was sentenced to five years in prison after which he spent two days in a Jodhpur jail. He was given bail later.

Salman has reportedly roped in Iulia to sing a romantic song in Race 3, his highly-anticipated release of this year.
 





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In Uttar Pradesh, 6 Arrested For Beating Up Man. They Allegedly Forced Him To Drink Urine


The accused filmed the act and posted it on social media according to police (Representational)

Badaun:  Six people were arrested for allegedly beating up a youth and posting a video of the incident on social media, police said today.

Vimal, one of the accused, had an altercation with Ravi Gupta at a wedding function on Tuesday in Binawar area after which Vimal along with his accomplice beat up Ravi today, SSP Ashok Yadav said.

The accused filmed it and posted on social media, Mr Yadav said, adding the incident came to light when the video went viral.

The police, however, did not confirm that the victim was forced to drink urine as he had alleged.

Ravi Gupta alleged that he was abducted from Bhamora by Vimal and was taken to Binawar, where he was forced to touch the feet of people and was taken to a village panchayat, where he was forced to drink urine.

A probe is on in the matter, the SSP said.





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Singed By Gorakhpur Misstep, Rahul Gandhi’s Congress To Sit Out This UP Bypoll Contest


The Congress will not field a candidate in Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly bypolls on 28 May

LUCKNOW:  The Congress isn’t going to field candidates for the Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly bypolls in Uttar Pradesh later this month, a gesture that the party says it hopes would improve the chances of the opposition’s grand alliance to trump the BJP in these two seats.

A last-minute alliance between Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party and Mayawati’s Bahujan Samajwadi Party had cost the BJP two places in Lok Sabha including the Gorakhpur seat that had been occupied by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for nearly two decades. The spectacular victory raised hopes in the opposition camp that they could defeat the BJP in the 2019 elections if they played their cards well.

This week, BSP chief Mayawati confirmed to NDTV that her alliance with Akhilesh Yadav would hold good for next year’s general elections but underlined that the details of the pact would be worked out closer to the date.

A Congress leader said the party had decided against contesting the bypolls slated for 28 May, though the party did have a considerable base in some pockets.

The bypolls were necessitated due to the death of the BJP’s sitting lawmakers; Hukum Singh from Kairana and Lokendra Chauhan from Noorpur. The BJP has fielded Hukum Singh’s daughter Mirganka Singh and Lokendra Chauhan’s wife Avani Singh from the two seats.

The opposition’s grand alliance has decided to field the Ajit Singh-led Rashtriya Lok Dal’s Tabassum Begam from Kairana Lok Sabha seat and the Samajwadi Party’s Naimul Hasan from Noorpur assembly segment.

The Congress isn’t formally part of this pact in Uttar Pradesh yet. Back in March, it had fielded candidates in Gorakhpur and Phulpur elections where local BSP and SP leaders came up with the idea of a tie-up.

The Congress’s central leadership was inclined to pull out of the by-elections but did not go that far because it didn’t want to antagonise its local leaders and it was too late to withdraw. The Congress candidates ended up with a humiliating 2 per cent vote share, a fraction of what it got at the peak of the Modi super wave of 2014.

Congress boss Rahul Gandhi, who was once seen as a critic of pre-poll alliances since they weaken the party organisation, has in recent years had a change of heart.

Of late, he has become such a strong advocate of opposition unity that went so far as to prophesise in Bengaluru recently that PM Narendra Modi could lose the 2019 elections because “opposition unity” has crossed the threshold needed to defeat the BJP-led national coalition.

The outcome in Kairana is seen as a good indicator of how potent this template of opposition unity is. In the 2014 elections, the BJP’s Hukum Singh had secured 50.5 per cent, much more than all candidates put together. But opposition leaders suggest a common candidate seen to a match for the BJP could help consolidate their supporters and ensure that they turn up for voting.





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अमेरिका-ईरान परमाणु संधि: इजरायल ने ट्रंप का किया समर्थन, चीन ने जताया विरोध


वॉशिंगटन: ईरान के साथ परमाणु संधि से पीछे हटने के अमेरिकी राष्ट्रपति डोनाल्ड ट्रंप के निर्णय से विश्व चकित रह गया. अमेरिका के पारंपरिक एवं करीबी मित्र रहे फ्रांस, ब्रिटेन और जर्मनी ने इस पर चिंता जाहिर की जबकि ईरान के विरोधियों इजराइल और सऊदी अरब ने इसका स्वागत किया. ट्रंप ने संधि को खराब बताते हुए मंगलवार(8 मई) को इसे रद्द करने की घोषणा की थी.

इस संधि पर अमेरिका और ईरान के अलावा संयुक्त राष्ट्र सुरक्षा परिषद के अन्य चार देशों ब्रिटेन, फ्रांस, चीन और रूस तथा जर्मनी ने हस्ताक्षर किये हैं. यूरोपीय नेताओं ने कहा कि ट्रंप ने भले ही सहयोगी देशों को प्रतिबद्धता तोड़ धोखा दिया हो, वे संधि के लिए प्रतिबद्ध रहेंगे. ब्रिटेन की प्रधानमंत्री थेरेसा मे, जर्मनी की चांसलर एंजेला मर्केल, फ्रांस के राष्ट्रपति एमैनुएल मैक्रों और संयुक्त राष्ट्र के महासचिव एंतोनियो गुतेरेस ने ट्रंप को संधि रद्द नहीं करने को चेताया था.

मे, मर्केल और मैक्रों ने ट्रंप की घोषणा के बाद एक संयुक्त बयान में कहा कि वे इस संधि से जुड़े रहेंगे क्योंकि इससे दुनिया में शांति स्थापित हुई . रूस और चीन ने भी ट्रंप के निर्णय पर निराशा जाहिर की. रूस ने कहा कि ट्रंप के संधि को रद्द करने का निर्णय बेहद निराशाजनक है. चीन ने भी ट्रंप के फैसले पर अफसोस जाहिर किया और इस संधि की सुरक्षा का निश्चय किया. वहीं ईरान ने चेतावनी दी कि यदि यूरोपीय देशों ने संधि की सुरक्षा का वादा नहीं दिया तो वह औद्योगिक स्तर पर यूरेनियम संवर्धन शुरू कर देगा.  

डोनाल्‍ड ट्रंप का ऐलान- अमेरिका ईरान परमाणु समझौते से हुआ अलग
अमेरिका के राष्‍ट्रपति डोनाल्‍ड ट्रंप ने ईरान परमाणु समझौते से हटने का ऐलान कर दिया है. आपको बता दें कि ईरान परमाणु समझौता तेहरान और छह वैश्विक शक्तियों के बीच 2015 में हुआ था. इससे पहले ट्रंप ने ट्वीट कर कहा था कि, “मैं कल व्हाइट हाउस से दोपहर दो बजे ईरान परमाणु समझौते पर अपने फैसले का ऐलान करूंगा.” जानकारी के मुताबिक ट्रंप विचार कर रहे हैं कि क्या ईरान के ऊर्जा और बैंकिंग क्षेत्र पर दोबारा प्रतिबंध लगाए जाए या नहीं.

राष्ट्रपति पद संभालने के बाद बीते 15 महीनों में देश की राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा को लेकर मंगलवार का यह फैसला सबसे अधिक महत्वपूर्ण माना जा रहा था. फ्रांस के राष्ट्रपति इमैनुएल मैक्रों, जर्मनी की चांसलर एंजेला मर्केल और ब्रिटेन के विदेश मंत्री बोरिस जॉनसन हाल ही में ट्रंप पर दबाव बना चुके थे कि अमेरिका को इस समझौते से जुड़े रहना चाहिए. ट्रंप कई मौकों पर कह चुके थे कि यदि इस समझौते को संशोधित नहीं किया गया तो अमेरिका इस समझौते से अलग हो जाएगा.

गुटेरेस ने परमाणु समझौते से अलग होने के अमेरिका के फैसले पर चिंता जताई
संयुक्त राष्ट्र महासचिव एंटोनियो गुटेरेस ने अमेरिकी राष्ट्रपति डोनाल्ड ट्रंप के 2015 के ईरान परमाणु समझौते से अलग होने के अमेरिका के फैसले पर ‘गहरी चिंता’ जताई है. ईरान और छह वैश्विक शक्तियों अमेरिका, ब्रिटेन, चीन, रूस, फ्रांस और जर्मनी के बीच जुलाई 2015 में हुए समझौते के आधिकारिक नाम (जेसीपीओए) का जिक्र करते हुए गुटेरेस ने एक बयान में कहा, “मैं आज (मंगलवार) की घोषणा को लेकर अत्यधिक चिंतित हूं कि अमेरिका संयुक्त समग्र कार्ययोजना (जेसीपीओए) से अलग हो जाएगा और (ईरान के खिलाफ) फिर से प्रतिबंध लगाएगा.” समाचार एजेंसी सिन्हुआ के अनुसार, गुटेरेस ने कहा, “मैं अन्य जेसीपीओए प्रतिभागियों से जेसीपीओए के तहत अपनी संबंधित प्रतिबद्धताओं का पूरी तरह पालन करने और अन्य सभी (संयुक्त राष्ट्र) सदस्य देशों से इस समझौते का समर्थन करने का आग्रह करता हूं.”

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PES 2019 Release Date and Price for PS4, Xbox One, and PC Announced


Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 (PES 2019) has a release date for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The game will be available from August 30 as previously leaked. And yes, you read that correctly, there is no PES 2019 on the Nintendo Switch. Well, not right now at least. With Konami finally announcing PES 2019’s release date, it also put up the game for pre-order on digital storefronts like the PS Store and Microsoft Store for the PS4 and Xbox One respectively. At the time of filing this story, the PES 2019 PC price has not been made live on Steam for India just yet.

Keep in mind that these prices below are for the game digitally and it should be cheaper on disc at retail. Historically, Konami has ensured that the PES games have been the cheapest on disc in India and that seems unlikely to change this time around as well.

PES 2019 standard edition for PS4 is Rs. 3,999. Incidentally, the PES 2019 David Beckham Edition is the same price. There’s a PES 2019 Legend Edition as well and that’s priced at Rs. 4,999.

As for the Xbox One, PES 2019 standard edition is Rs. 3,390. The PES 2019 David Beckham Edition is Rs. 4,190 while the PES 2019 Legend Edition is Rs. 4,990. Both the David Beckham Edition and the Legend Edition include extras for PES 2019’s answer to FIFA Ultimate Team, mClub.

PES 2019 Legend Edition contents

  • PES Legend Player
  • David Beckham 2018
  • Philippe Coutinho 10 match loan
  • Premium Agent (3 Players) x 30 weeks
  • 3 Player Contracts x 30 weeks

PES 2018 David Beckham Edition contents

  • David Beckham 2018
  • Philippe Coutinho 10 match loan
  • Premium Agent (3 Players) x 20 weeks
  • 3 Player Contracts x 20 weeks

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Delhi government collected Rs 999.25 crore from Green Cess


दिल्ली सरकार ने ग्रीन सेस से एकत्रित किए 999.25 करोड़ रुपये

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नई दिल्ली: दिल्ली में प्रदूषण के मामले में सुप्रीम कोर्ट में सुनवाई हुई. दिल्ली सरकार ने सुप्रीम कोर्ट को बताया कि सुप्रीम कोर्ट के दिल्ली आने वाले ट्रकों से ग्रीन सेस के तौर पर 999.25 करोड़ रुपये जमा किए गए हैं. 

हलफनामे में कहा गया है कि इस रकम का उपयोग दिल्ली के पर्यावरण को स्वच्छ बनाने के लिए किया जाएगा. इस रकम से दिल्ली में 1000 लो फ्लोर इलेक्ट्रिक बसें खरीदी जाएंगी. इससे दिल्ली में पब्लिक ट्रांसपोर्ट से जीरो एमिशन बनाने में मदद मिलेगी. 

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सरकार ने ये भी कहा है कि ग्रीन सेस का उपयोग दिल्ली में पब्लिक ट्रांसपोर्ट को सुदृढ़ बनाने में किया जाएगा इससे मध्यम वर्ग और निम्न-मध्यम वर्ग, जो कामकाजी है और पब्लिक ट्रांसपोर्ट का इस्तेमाल करते हैं, को मदद मिलेगी. इससे प्रदूषण को कम करने में मदद मिलेगी.



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Volvo Car India Inaugurates Parts Warehouse





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Volvo is hoping that the customers will not have to wait longer for car parts

Volvo Car India inaugurated the National Parts Warehouse in Bhiwandi. The warehouse, which has been incorporated in alliance with DSV, will support growing demand for parts across dealerships in India. The company has been working on making it easier for customers to get parts for their cars and this will certainly help in accelerating that process.

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The warehouse was inaugurated by Charles Frump, MD & CEO Volvo Car India

Charles Frump, Managing Director – Volvo Car India said, “I am pleased to announce the opening of our National Parts Warehouse in India today. This will provide World-Class customer service and support our ambition of doubling segment share by 2020. With DSV as our partners I am confident we will reduce turnaround time for our customers. The warehouse increases liquidity at the dealers and enables them to concentrate on customers even more.”

Also Read: Volvo Announces Local Assembly In India

The company has been looking to expand its dealership network in the country. Right now it has 21 dealerships and that number will go up to 29 by the end of this year. The company currently assembles XC 90 and S 90 models at the Bangalore-based manufacturing plant. The cars on SPA platform, which are yet to be localised in India are V90 Cross Country and XC 60 and of course the big one that’s coming to India soon is the XC40 which the company hopes will completely change the game for it in the country.

Martin Persson, Vice President – Global Customer Service, Volvo Car Group who said, “India is a high growth potential market and the recent performance of Volvo Car India with record sales and service last year increases the headquarters confidence in the local management. India is already providing great customer experience and investing in this infrastructure will raise the bar even higher.”

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fire in Gazipur 70 house burnt completely 2 people injured


हर साल इस मौसम में आग की वजह से लाखों, करोड़ों का नुकसान होता है, जबकि कई लोग अपनी जान गंवा देते हैं. प्रदेश के फतेहपुर जिले के गाजीपुर थाना क्षेत्र के मलाका गांव में खाना बनाते समय चूल्हे की चिंगारी से 70 घर जलकर खाक हो गए.

गाजीपुर में आग से 70 घर जलकर राख, सभी सड़कों पर आए

स्थानीय स्कूल में सभी के रहने का प्रबंध किया गया. (फाइल फोटो)





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