Chennai: The Special Meeting of All India Chess Federation (AICF) General Body will be held as scheduled on Dec 22 at Gurugram in Haryana, said a senior official. He also said the AICF president PR Venketrama Raja has put the players' interest at risk by going ahead with the Urgent Meeting of General Body on Saturday. "The Special Meeting of the AICF General Body will be held as scheduled. It was a meeting properly called. Further, there is no additional expenses involved for AICF. A meeting of AICF's Central Council was also called on the same day. As per AICF rules the Central Council should meet four times in a year," Bharat Singh Chauhan, Secretary told IANS. "The President has risked the interests of the players by holding the Urgent Meeting of the General Body called by him on Saturday despite the Central government asking him to cancel the meeting or face actions like suspension/de-recognition," Chauhan remarked. Concurring with him was International Master Varugeese Koshy who … [Read more...] about AICF President has Put Players Interest at Risk: Secretary
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Doing a crossword and smoking a cigar, Bob Hawke's final photo at home with his beloved wife Blanche d'Alpuget shows how he smiled until the very end. The larrikin prime minister, who drank and smoked throughout his life, enjoyed a few puffs while sitting in his favourite chair by a heater on the balcony of his north Sydney home. The picture was taken on March 28 by the couple's female neighbour who often waved at the pair before they would smile and wave back. It shows the country's longest serving Labor prime minister, who died peacefully at home aged 89 yesterday, taking life easy as he entered his final days. This morning his chair was empty, with the orange cushion still in its place. Taking it easy: Doing a crossword and smoking a cigar on his balcony, Bob Hawke's final photo with his beloved wife Blanche shows how he smiled until the very end Happy couple: The larrikin prime minister, who drank and smoked throughout his career, enjoyed a few puffs while sitting in … [Read more...] about Doing the crossword and smoking a cigar on his balcony: Bob Hawke’s last home photo with his beloved wife Blanche shows how the ‘great Australian’ smiled until the end
So, although more than 17 million people voted for parties that wanted a second referendum compared with fewer than 15 million who did not, on 31 January Britain will leave the EU on Boris Johnson’s terrible deal. What he presents as an irrefutable, unarguable validation of Brexit is in truth a democratic travesty. When Brexit goes wrong, as it will, there will be a reckoning – if a sufficiently viable opposition exists to force it. Tactical voting had some successes, but so precipitate was the drop in the Labour vote and so resilient the Tory one that it was overwhelmed. Looking back, it is obvious that the Labour party should have joined the Remain alliance to avoid splitting the Remain vote, and its point-blank refusal to do so should not have been accepted so tamely. The country would have been voting for what it needs: staying in the EU at a perilous moment in world trade in order to secure vital economic growth, while launching a wholesale programme of national … [Read more...] about Unions colluded in the fiction that Corbyn’s plan was going to win power
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration has no free money to give to everybody but it will continue to provide infrastructural facilities to all parts of the country with the meager resources available. The president stated this at the closing ceremony of train the trainer workshop on voter education organized by the All Progressives Congress Directorate of Election Planning and Monitoring in Abuja on Monday. President Buhari pledged that the APC led administration would continue to build more roads, rail lines and provide more power for speedy transformation of the country. He, therefore, charged participants of the workshop to convince ordinary voters on the need to vote APC in the forthcoming elections He said: “Please try and convince our ordinary voters for the sacrifice they are making that as far as this system is concerned we are all the same because I have one vote each. “Let them feel they are important enough as Nigerian citizens. Therefore, we … [Read more...] about We don’t have money to dash out but infrastructural facilities, says President Buhari
Martin Vizcarra, Peru's president, sit for a photograph following an interview in New York on Sept. 25, 2019. Martin Vizcarra, Peru's president, sit for a photograph following an interview in New York on Sept. 25, 2019. Photo: Bloomberg Photo By Demetrius Freeman. Photo: Bloomberg Photo By Demetrius Freeman. Image 1 of / 4 Caption Close Image 1 of 4 Martin Vizcarra, Peru's president, sit for a photograph following an interview in New York on Sept. 25, 2019. Martin Vizcarra, Peru's president, sit for a photograph following an interview in New York on Sept. 25, 2019. Photo: Bloomberg Photo By Demetrius Freeman. Crisis is rocking Latin America. Peru's leader has a plan to escape it. 1 / 4 Back to Gallery … [Read more...] about Crisis is rocking Latin America. Peru’s leader has a plan to escape it.