www.thehansindia.com WARANGAL TUESDAY 2 OCTOBER 2018 PAGES 20 `5.00 Forecast: Light showers. Scattered clouds Temp: Max.34C. Min.27°C. Humidity: 65% Sunrise: 06:02 Sunset: 05:59 Outgoing Chief Justice of India Justice Dipak Misra (R), CJI-designate Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Attorney General of India K K Venugopal during the former’s farewell function on the Supreme Court lawns in New Delhi on Monday Nirav Modi’s foreign assets worth `637 crore attached New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) said on Monday it has attached foreign properties of fugitive diamond jeweller Nirav Modi worth Rs 637 crore, including two apartments in New Yorks Central Park, in its ongoing investigation into the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case. A senior ED official said the agency had been working in close coordination with other foreign agencies in order to identify and attach foreign properties of Nirav in various locations. S P7 Dr Reddy’s sells US antibiotic facility Hyderabad: Dr Reddy’s Laboratories on Monday announced the closure of the sale of its antibiotic manufacturing facility and related assets in Bristol, Tennessee to Neopharma Inc., a subsidiary of the UAE’s largest pharmaceutical manufacturer headquartered in Abu Dhabi, for an undisclosed sum. S P8 BUSINESS WINDOWS REGION H Simultaneously published from Hyderabad | Warangal | Tirupati | Amaravati | Visakhapatnam | Khammam | Kurnool | Delhi H VIJAYASHANTI NOT TO ENTER POLL FRAY Cancer immunologists scoop medicine Nobel US, JAPAN RESEARCHERS PIONEER AN ENTIRELY NEW WAY TO TREAT CANCER Stockholm: James Allitumour cells this year's and thereby unleashing son of the US and Tasuku Nobel Laureates have esour immune cells to atHonjo of Japan have tablished an entirely new tack tumours. 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Continued on Page 4 mune system to attack tial of releasing the brake AP ready with dole scheme for jobless India-born Gita new IMF chief economist New Delhi: India-born economist Gita Gopinath on Monday named as chief economist of International Monetary Fund, according to an IMF statement. She is the second Indian economist to be appointed as IMF chief economist after Raghuram Rajan, who later served as RBI Governor. Gopinath will succeed Maurice (Maury) Obstfeld, who would retire at the end of 2018, the IMF said. She currently serves as the John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and Economics at Harvard University. HYDERABADI DIES OF DRUG OVERDOSE IN GOA Amaravati: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will launch one of the biggest youth welfare programmes in the country, Mukyamantri Yuvanestam, on Tuesday at Grievance Hall at Undavalli in Guntur. Under this programme, the state government will provide Rs 1,000 per a month as unemployed allowance to each eligible youth. So far, the government identiﬁed 2,07,000 as eligible. On Monday, the state government deposited Rs 1 in each account of the identiﬁed beneﬁciaries, explained Minister for IT Nara Lokesh during a press conference at Secretariat on Monday along with Special Chief Secretary of Youth Advancement LV Subrahmanyam. Lokesh said that the state government will provide certiﬁcates to all the identiﬁed youth on Tuesday. On the other hand, all MLAs, MLCs and other public representatives will participate in the distribution of certiﬁcates at their respective Assembly segments. Lokesh said that the state government will deposit the remaining Rs 999 in the accounts of beneﬁciaries on October 3, even though it launches on October 2. He explained that since October 2 is a public holiday, it would not be possible to transfer the money. Panaji: A 24-year-old man from Hyderabad, who had arrived in Goa with a friend last week, died due to suspected overdose of drugs after partying at a popular rave club in the beach village of Anjuna, police said on Monday. A police spokesperson said the deceased, identified as Shashank Sharma, was partying at the club located 20 km from Panaji on Sunday afternoon when the incident occurred. "He felt uneasy after he left the club, following which he was referred to the Goa Medical College where he expired late on Sunday," the spokesperson said. Mahakutami inches towards deal n Congress likely to announce first list of 40 on October 5 OUR BUREAU Hyderabad: The process of seat sharing between Telangana Congress and the alliance partners seems to be inching forward. The emergency meeting chaired by TPCC president N Uttam Kumar Reddy is learnt to have come to a decision that they should sacriﬁce some of the constituencies to the alliance partners if need be. The meeting, which was also attended by TPCC ofﬁce-bearers, committee members and DCC presi- Congress party’s emergency meeting discusses tampering of EVMs at Gandhi Bhavan in Hyderabad on Monday dents at Gandhi Bhavan, discussed in detail about the demands being put forward by the alliance partners like TDP, CPI and Telangana Jana Samiti headed by Prof Kodandaram. The party incharge RC Khuntia also attended the meeting. The meeting felt that since the main aim of the Congress was to defeat the TRS and they being the major partners in the alliance, they should adopt the policy of give and take and accommodate the partners’ demand to the extent possible. With a kind of agreement among Mahakutami partners, the Congress is likely to announce a list of about 40 seats on October 5. Continued on Page 4 CENTRE TAKES OVER DEBT RIDDEN IL&FS Drubbing dissidence CM deputes KTR to pacify dissidents OUR BUREAU Hyderabad: With some of the party leaders refusing to calm down in various constituencies and planning to contest as rebels, TRS chief K Chandrashekar Rao has entrusted the job of pacifying the dissidents to Municipal Administration Minister K T Rama Rao, who is calling the leaders and making them fall in line. The ruling party has been facing the rebel trouble before the elections. While some of the leaders have left the party, some others are planning to contest as rebel candidates in their respective constituencies. The party leadership has entrusted the job of pacifying the candidates to KTR, who has been making the leaders to support the party’s official candidates. Rama Rao on Monday called Deputy Chief Minister Kadiyam Srihari to Pragathi Bhavan in wake of the tussle Support Rajaiah, KTR tells dissidents Hyderabad: Caretaker IT minister and TRS leader K T Rama Rao on Monday made it clear to party leaders of the Station Ghanpur Assembly constituency that there was no choice but to support party's candidate T Rajaiah. In wake of the unrest among the leaders of seven mandals in the constituency against the candidature of Rajaiah, KTR held talks with Deputy Chief Minister and strong aspirant for the TRS ticket Kadiyam Srihari and his followers at the camp office. According to sources, KTR told the party workers that there was no other option but to support Rajaiah. He is learnt to have told them that the candidature of Rajaiah was announced by TRS chief K Chandrashekar Rao and there was no other choice. When the leaders insisted for a change, he told them that they have to support Rajaiah or do whatever they want to do. between him and the party candidate T Rajaiah. In Station Ghanpur in Warangal district, the sitting MLA T Rajaiah is campaigning on one hand and on the other hand, the followers of Srihari were demanding ticket to their leader. The leaders of seven mandals in the constituency said that they would resign if the candidate was not changed. Continued on Page 4
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