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a big chunk of the royal property that is still in possession of the family,s programmes in the state. sibling studying in school and parent alumni of school criteria”, a notification by the DoE stated Schools will also have to modify the first list of selected candidates by vacating seats given to interstate transfer applicants Children already selected based on neighbourhood sibling and alumni criteria will retain their seats Those children with 70 points who were selected in the draw of lots will also retain their seats “If a school has already conducted draw of lots for applicants with 70 points the draw shall remain valid for selected/confirmed candidates only Fresh draw of lots will be held for remaining applicants who have 70 points including wait-listed applicants and those applicants who were securing 75 points because of the interstate transfer points category case” states the order Fresh draw of lots will now be conducted in all schools In the previous system of a total of 100 points 70 are given to children living in the neighbourhood of the school 20 if the applicant’s sibling studies in the same school and five points each if either parent is an alumnus and if it is an interstate transfer case Only those having 75 points out of 100 were considered for the draw of lots while those having 90 points were automatically admitted Instead of February 28 the first list of selected candidates including those belonging to the economically weaker section and disadvantaged group has been extended to March 15 The date of display of second list if any will be March 20 The date of display of subsequent lists if any will be from March 21 to March 31 2014 The admission process will close on March 31 “Parents have really appreciated the changes made But parents of those children who were genuine interstate transfer cases are now contemplating legal recourse” Sumit Vohra founder of admissionsnurserycom a portal representing the parent community in Delhi said Who will make the cut For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi: Describing as "disturbing" the CAG report which highlighted that the Indian Army is battling critical shortage of ammunition especially for its tanks and artillery the Congress on Saturday accused the NDA government of taking defence very lightly "The Prime Minister and his government have to answer definitely since when he assumed this office he took defence very lightly" senior Congress leader Anand Sharma told reporters Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma PTI "Now if the country is not prepared or under prepared and the requirements the critical needs of ammunitions and spares have not been met for three years then this government is definitely in the dock" he added Sharma was responding to the Comptroller Auditor General report that revealed no significant improvement was made in the availability of War Wastage Reserve (WWR) which is ammunition needed to meet the requirements of 40 days of intense war or a full-scale war "The report of the CAG is revealing and disturbing amid tension on both the borders" Sharma said pointing out that there was a stand-off on the northern borders with China and on the western frontier with Pakistan He also said that on the international border and across the Line of Control there has been heavy artillery firing and exchange of firing for a long period of time The Congress leader said there have been attacks and cross-border attacks on Indian defence establishments and on strategic bases of the Indian Army and Air Force Sharma said the government has to ensure that the genuine needs of the army are met "And for any professional army particularly when you have to guard such large frontiers against nuclear power neighbours there is no room or luxury for shortages of critical spares and repairs" he said Lamenting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not appointed a full-time Defence Minister Sharma said "India does not have a full-time Defence Minister When he took oath there was no full-time Defence Minister Then (Manohar) Parrikar came who was non-serious and a non-performer Now he has gone back to Goa and again the country is back with no full-time Defence Minister" "So it is for everyone to see concerning India’s defence and the security of our borders is not a question of politics But we as a opposition have a duty to ask questions and we will ask questions about it" he said Lashing out at the government Sharma said "This government and Prime Minister (Narendra Modi) believes in talking all the time" Written by Coomi Kapoor | Published: February 28 2016 12:21 am BJP chief Amit Shah Top News Delhi Police Commissioner B S Bassi Home Minister Rajnath Singh and HRD Minister Smriti Irani are being blamed for sedition cases being slapped against the JNU students But the most powerful voice for strong action against the students came from BJP president Amit Shah who was convinced that an example needed to be made of the youth who he felt were indulging in “anti-national” activity He believes that JNU is a hub of Marxism with a highly anarchic approach Incidentally Rajnath Singh’s irresponsible claim to the media that Hafiz Saeed founder of the Lashkar-e-Toiba had supported the JNU agitation came about because the minister’s OSD had re-tweeted a tweet posted on the fake account @Hafeez SaeedJUD The OSD had picked up the tweet from a TV journalist’s tweet Hoping to return Seventy-four members of the Rajya Sabha will retire this year The well-known names in the list include Venkaiah Naidu Nirmala Sitharaman A K Antony Anand Sharma Jairam Ramesh Ram Jethmalani Mani Shankar Aiyar Javed Akhtar Sharad Yadav Naresh Gujral Ashwani Kumar Chandan Mitra Vijay Mallya Oscar Fernandes Piyush Goyal Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Praful Patel Satish Sharma and Suresh Prabhu A large number of those whose terms expire are not sure that they will come back since their parties have much reduced numbers in the states In the Congress there is speculation about the future of four parliamentarians who have played very active roles in the House in the past P Chidambaram and Kapil Sibal are former Lok Sabha MPs and Jairam Ramesh and Anand Sharma are Rajya Sabha MPs whose terms end in April However Congress chief ministers in states such as Karnataka and Uttarakhand have indicated that they are unhappy with outsiders being parachuted and allotted the state’s quota by the high command Wings clipped Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel’s wings have been clipped with the appointment of Vijay Rupani as party chief in the state Rupani is close to Amit Shah Unlike his predecessor R C Faldu Rupani a party veteran is expected to be assertive In fact Rupani was at one point Shah’s candidate for the state chief ministership The chief minister finds herself at a disadvantage particularly with Assembly elections due next year General discontent Former Army chief General V K Singh is unhappy with the Modi government for slowly stripping him of his ministerial duties Initially when he was appointed minister of state he had the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region and the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs Within months he lost the DONER ministry to MoS in the PMO Jitendra Singh More recently Sushma Swaraj wanted the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs to be merged with the MEA and put under her direct charge Singh is now left holding only the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation After he protested Swaraj allowed him to look after the Gulf region in the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs Achche din gaye Over two lakh people attended the rally of farmers addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Sherpur near Bhopal In his speech when Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan asked the audience “Kya achche din aa gaye’’ there was a stony silence He rephrased the sentence and repeated twice “Achche din aa gaye’’ but the response was muted Taking a cue Modi did not mention achche din in his speech Whimsical move Delhi Police chief B S Bassi’s inglorious term in Delhi has come to an end Though he was seen as always anxious to please the Central government he has not been rewarded with any post-retirement position so far Bassi who was appointed by former home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde created ripples in the Delhi Police from the first day of his tenure He insisted on changing the over 50-year-old motto of the Delhi Police ‘With you for you always’ to ‘Shanti Sewa Nyay’ The switch in motto meant considerable expense in painting over all official vehicles and changing the stationery etc but Bassi was unfazed Asked why he felt it necessary to replace a longstanding and catchy logo for a rather trite one Bassi said he had seen the new phrase on a flag in a Goa police station and was impressed by it For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: January 29 2017 12:42 am Manish Sisodia also wanted to know if any bidding mechanism was adopted for issuing advertisements on social media (Source: Express Photo by Amit Mehra) Top News A week after the CBI registered a preliminary enquiry (PE) against Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia he wrote to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Saturday seeking information about the procedure followed by the Centre while issuing advertisements about its schemes on social media In the letter written in Hindi to the Prime Minister’s principal secretary Nripendra Misra Sisodia sought information about the advertisements related to the Centre’s Make in India campaign the Narendra Modi app Start up India and Digital India Stating that he had seen advertisements of some central government schemes on social media websites such as Twitter Facebook YouTube and Google Sisodia said he wanted to know about the procedure that was followed while issuing these advertisements He wrote down 11 points to which he sought answers These included information about the departments of the central government that were engaged in social media campaign of the four schemes if any government or private advertisement/event management companies were engaged and if any bidding mechanism was adopted for issuing advertisements on social media He also asked if these advertisements were aimed only at Indian consumers If not he asked which countries’ consumers the advertisements targeted He asked how the payments were made by the Centre who the developer and the owner of the Narendra Modi app is and how much money was spent on advertisements about the app Sisodia asked Misra to provide the information with the necessary documents The PE against Sisodia was initiated by the CBI on a complaint alleging that a consultant of a well-known PR company was hired by the Delhi government to promote the ‘Talk to AK’ campaign and that a proposal of Rs 15 crore was prepared for this purpose Denying the CBI’s claims officials said the company was hired after issuing tenders as no government arm was equipped to deal with a social media campaign The ‘Talk to AK’ campaign was held in July 2016 in which Kejriwal held a live interaction with the public through the ‘Talk to AK’ website For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsGandhinagar: Veteran leader Shankersinh Vaghela who recently quit the Congress said on Wednesday that he was ready to support Ahmed Patel in the upcoming Rajya Sabha poll in Gujarat if the party’s state in-charge Ashok Gehlot took back his allegations against him He laid out the condition after claiming that Congress leader Patel approached him on Tuesday Notably at least eight to 11 Congress MLAs considered to be close to Vaghela had cross-voted in the 17 July presidential poll in favour of NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind "Ahmed Patel came to meet me last night He said I should fight the Rajya Sabha election which I refused I assured him that I will vote for him in the election to the Rajya Sabha seat as I have not yet resigned as an MLA" said Vaghela The 77-year-old leader however claimed that Gehlot had made "irresponsible and personal allegations" against him "without any shade of truth" File image of Shankersinh Vaghela PTI "He (Gehlot) had alleged that I quit the Congress as I was being blackmailed with the threat of CBI and ED (probes) The CBI had in the past conducted raids at my house two or three times and I was also called for questioning at its Mumbai office" he said The former Gujarat chief minister claimed that the central probe agency could not find anything against him and the case was closed adding that there was no Enforcement Directorate (ED) case against him as well "I had behaved with dignity while leaving the Congress and not levelled any personal allegation against anybody This person (Gehlot) who has come from Rajasthan is crossing all the limits He should control his tongue" said Vaghela who had quit the BJP to join the Congress around two decades ago Gehlot had on Wednesday said it seemed that Vaghela quit the Congress due to some pressure or blackmailing by the BJP "Gehlot should take back his words and publicly apologise or else I will not support Patel in the Rajya Sabha poll" said the Kshatriya strongman who wields a considerable influence in north Gujarat Patel the political secretary of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi filed his nomination for re-election to the Upper House of Parliament from Gujarat on Wednesday Patel submitted his papers to Assembly Secretary DM Patel in the presence of Gujarat Congress president Bharatsinh Solanki and Gehlot State Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Jayant Patel one of the two MLAs of the party in Gujarat and lone JD(U) MLA Chhotu Vasava were also present on the occasion The Rajya Sabha election is scheduled to be held in Gujarat on 8 August Of the 11 Rajya Sabha members from the state the term of three — Smriti Irani and Dilipbhai Pandya (both BJP) and Patel (Congress) — comes to an end on 18 August The Congress has 57 MLAs in the 182-member Gujarat Assembly It needs the support of 47 of them to get its candidate through The main opposition party in the state also has the support of the two NCP MLAs and the lone JD(U) member The Congress is going through a turmoil after the sudden exit of Vaghela last week The veteran politician has quit as the Leader of Opposition in the Gujarat Assembly but continues to be an MLA Panchkula:Police fired tear gas and water cannon when violence broke out in Panchkula onFriday after a special CBI court convicted Dera Sacha Sauda’s head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh of rape File image of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh AP Tens of thousands of followers of guru Ram Rahim Singh had descended on Panchkula where the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)had set up a special court to rule on the charge that he had raped two female devotees Singh has a vast following in the northern state of Haryana where he runs a spiritual movement that claims to have millions of devotees around the world Troops and riot police had been deployed ahead of the verdict but violence broke out as news of his conviction spread among the gathered devotees An AFP reporter saw police fire tear gas and water cannon into a crowd of protesters who threw stones and attacked two television vans overturning one There were also unconfirmed reports of police firing into the air to disperse the crowd Media reports said Singh had been taken into custody under military escort He will be sentenced on 28 August "The court convicted Baba Ram Rahim Singh on rape charges" prosecutor Harinder Pal Singh Verma told AFP by telephone after the closed hearing Follow LIVE updates herehave requested for their transfer to Allahabad? “Slow of thought and legs, department of philosophy,government works.The 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich saw the first appearance of badminton and it was two decades later when the sport debuted in competition at the Barcelona in 1992 games where 4 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