Niagara on the Lake, a quaint compact town located in Southern Ontario, Canada, lies not too far from the Niagara Falls. The essence of the place is its focal point, a serene meeting of Lake Ontario and the Niagara River. This small community of approximately 17500 permanent residents is admired by all and they call it, the prettiest town in Ontario. Furthermore, the town embraces a variety of park trails and art galleries that amuse the tourists with their appeal. The countryside is home to a selection of vineyards contributing to the unique facilities of the town.
December 13, 2017 12:26 UTC
It has a small glass bottle with dandelions hanging from one end. I have incorporated preserved moss, flowers, dandelions, pieces of twigs and stones into bookmarks and jewellery”. The flowers and moss are de-hydrated and dyed with organic food colour before they are filled inside the glass bottles. The dandelions need no preservation.” She says that the biggest challenge is to maintain the natural colour of flowers. It can be customised with flowers or sand from your own garden, or even semi-precious stones.” She also wishes to add more local flowers in this collection.
December 13, 2017 12:25 UTC
Apple says Finisar will use the funds to reopen a plant in Sherman, Texas, that will employ 500 people. Finisar will use the funds to reopen a plant in Sherman, Texas, that will employ 500 people, Apple said in a statement. Many of Apple’s new facial-recognition features — including one in which emoji’s track a person’s facial expressions — require lasers that follow movement. After falling to $19.30 in New York yesterday, Finisar rose more than 30% in pre-market trading following the deal’s announcement. Corning Inc., the maker of glass for iPhone and iPad screens, earlier received $200 million for glass processing.
December 13, 2017 12:22 UTC
Highlights 1 Deadline to link Aadhaar number with bank accounts has been extended till March 31. 2 The previous deadline for linking Aadhaar number with both PAN and bank account was December 31. 3 Government extended the deadline last week for linking it with PAN till March 31. The deadline was earlier December 31 for linking the 12-digit unique identification number with both Permanent Account Number (PAN) and bank accounts. However, the government extended the deadline last week for linking it with PAN till March 31.
December 13, 2017 12:21 UTC
Highlights 1 The study also shows how average daily wage of agricultural labour and rural non-farm worker is below national average. 2 The average daily wage of agricultural labour is Rs 169 as compared to the national average of Rs 230. Experts say its going to be a real test of PM Narendra Modi's Gujarat Model of Development this time. A study published by Professor Atul Sood at the Centre for the Study of Regional Development at Jawaharlal Nehru University has cited government data to highlight that the Gujarat Development Model is biased towards capital-intensive industries and favoured already developed regions. The average daily wage of agricultural labour is Rs 169 in Gujarat as compared to the national average of Rs 230.
December 13, 2017 12:11 UTC
BJP filed three complaints +NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Wednesday said it will examine Congress chief Rahul Gandhi 's TV interview to a Gujarati channel after allegations that it violated the model code of conduct.Earlier, thewith the poll panel over the interview that was aired on Gujarat Samachar TV. The BJP had claimed the interview constitutes poll campaigning, which isn't allowed 48 hours before the elections.The second and last phase of the Gujarat polls will be held on Thursday.In his interview, Rahul said that PM Modi was targeting Manmohan Singh while evading key issues concerning the people. He's insulting Manmohan Singh. "Congress is so scared and Rahul Gandhi is desperate to save his face. We don't think such interviews are allowed in the 48 hours prior to polls.
Source:Times of India
December 13, 2017 12:08 UTC
more-inWith the Palakkad municipality deciding to enforce green protocol for all marriages taking place within its boundary from January next year, auspicious occasions will turn to be more nature-friendly in the town. With the implementation of the protocol, plastic and other non-biodegradable articles, including disposable glasses and plates and thermocol decorations, will be kept at bay. There would be a special squad of municipal officials to enforce the green protocol. A booklet featuring dos and don’ts of the green protocol would be provided while booking halls and auditoriums. With the effective implementation of green protocol, the amount of plastic could be reduced in the long run.
December 13, 2017 12:07 UTC
Highlights 1 Former PM Manmohan Singh lashes out at Modi in first ever video address. 2 Singh slammed Modi for his allegations of a Congress meeting with Pakistan officials. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh tore into Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the latter's allegations of a "secret meeting" between Congress leaders and Pakistani officials. Modi, can lamely question it to gain lost political ground," the former Prime Minister said as he continued rejecting the allegations raised against him. WATCH | Manmohan Singh's first on-camera attack on PM Modi: Wrong to question me
December 13, 2017 11:55 UTC
AHMEDABAD: Congress President-elect Rahul Gandhi maintained he has not undergone any 'makeover' and accused the BJP of tarnishing his image.In an interview to Gujarati news channel GSTV, Rahul Gandhi also said the BJP is not scared of him but of the voice of the people of Gujarat "There is no makeover, the truth of Rahul Gandhi was being distorted by BJP workers. The election is not about Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi. "They (BJP) are not scared of Rahul Gandhi, they are scared of the voice of the people of Gujarat. "Asked about the comments on the Nehru-Gandhi family, Rahul Gandhi said he did not feel any hatred for the Prime Minister, adding that Modi has helped him the most. "Modiji has helped me the most... How can I hate him," Rahul Gandhi said.
Source:Times of India
December 13, 2017 11:48 UTC
more-inPakistan’s former foreign minister Khurshid Kasuri today dismissed as “a strange story with no basis” the claim made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Islamabad was interfering in the Gujarat Assembly polls. He claimed some Pakistani officials and Manmohan Singh met at then Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar’s house over dinner on December 6. “The people who attended the private dinner were talking on India and Pakistan ties...,” Mr. Kasuri asserted. Mr. Kasuri also claimed that he even met sitting president of India during his last visit to the country. Mr. Kasuri said that he is invited to such seminars and events because of his association with the India-Pakistan peace process and work on Kashmir.
December 13, 2017 11:37 UTC
Read on to understand in detail the qualifications of retirement advisers and their role. Who can be a retirement adviser? The minimum qualification for being a retirement adviser is a graduation in any discipline. But retirement advisers need to get registered with PFRDA. The charges levied by a retirement adviser are over and above the charges that the PoP levies.
December 13, 2017 11:37 UTC
Highlights 1 Juvenile Justice Board rejects plea to treat accused as minor. 2 The accused family had asked to treat him as a minor till CBI files chargesheet. JJB also accepted the application filed by the agency in which they had requested to take finger-prints of the juvenile accused for further investigation. The court directed the CBI to take the finger prints of juvenile accused on December 19 in presence of his parents and counsel. Earlier, the family of Pradyuman Thakur, who was killed on September 8, inside the washroom of Ryan International School Bhondsi, to treat the juvenile accused as adult and not minor.
December 13, 2017 11:26 UTC
Rohit Sharma hit 13 fours and 12 sixes with his first 100 coming off 115 deliveries in the 40th over. Photo: PTIMumbai: Opener Rohit Sharma smashed his third one-day international double century to help India set Sri Lanka an imposing target of 393 to win the second match of the series at Mohali on Wednesday. The right-handed batsman hit 13 fours and 12 sixes with his first 100 coming off 115 deliveries in the 40th over. Rohit then tore into Sri Lanka’s bowlers and India scored 147 in their last 10 overs to brighten their hopes of squaring up the series at 1-1. Sri Lanka, whose captain Thisara Perera won the toss and opted to field, had been hoping for a repeat of the series opener in Dharamsala on Sunday, when India were bundled out for 112 in a seven-wicket defeat.
December 13, 2017 11:03 UTC
The Country's low cost airline, Air Deccan, is all set to relaunch its operations in December. Initially, it will begin with four bases at Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Shillong, connecting them with smaller cities around them. The first Air Deccan flight will take off on December 22. The flight will be departed from Nashik to arrive at Mumbai, Gopinath told Mint in an interview. Air Deccan will also operate daily return flights between Nashik and Pune and Mumbai and Jalgaon.
December 13, 2017 10:52 UTC
Over 60,000 shell companies have been closed down in Maharashtra so far, industries minister Subhash Desai stated in a written reply in the Maharashtra state assembly. "The Union government has issued a list from the Registrar of Companies stating that 60,105 companies in the state have been closed down. The companies have been struck off as per article 248 (5) of the Companies Act, 2013," Desai stated. Desai said that letters issued by the Union government on September 12 and October 13 have instructed the district collectors that unless next orders of reinstating these companies are issued, the property of these companies can not be sold or transferred. Also read DNA Exclusive: Maharashtra government to offer perks to develop private land for cheap homesThe necessary instructions have also been issued to divisional commissioners and sub-registrar office, the industries minister stated in his written reply.
December 13, 2017 10:52 UTC