Reuters Shah is scheduled to attend a function involving Kanchi seer Jayendra Saraswathi and is also likely to meet senior office-bearers of the state unit,” City host Steaua in the second leg of their Champions League playoff on Wednesday before entertaining West Ham United on Sunday. We arrived many times in the box with one against one.declared by the Government of India as illegal should not be? The memorandum stated that any officer placed with the?tanking?for a sporting advantage Dishonesty could also include omitting to inform the authorities of an overture from a bookie or a punter Many kinds of offences can be contemplated under the legislation; not all of them are committed for monetary gain Thereforethe legislation would have to carefully address the quantum of punishment for these acts and the parties who fall within its purview While deliberate manipulation for financial gain should be punishedthe penalty for tanking to gain a sporting advantage should be addressed only under the rules of the sporting body It should be excluded from the ambit of the draft legislation Though the anti-fixing legislation may have been spurred by the cricket controversyit is imperative that it tackles corruption across all sports FootballhockeyFormula 1 and badminton seem to be gaining commercial traction in India It is important that the Central government takes into account all sports eventswithin and outside the countryin which Indian nationals are involved Sports is a requisite for a healthy society and the government needs to ensure that it is not tainted by the corrupt practices of a few It would be prudent for the government to deliberate longer and take into account all issues related to the prohibition of such practices It should desist from rushing to enact a law that is defective or only partially addresses the problems linked to fixing in sport today The biggest concern that the anti-fixing legislation needs to address is the problem of detection and investigation of wrong practices Worldwide detection of such corrupt practices are linked to legalised betting and the analysis of betting patterns With betting being illegal in Indiathe detection of wrongdoing would be a problem The difficulties in detection may even hamper the effective enforcement of the anti-fixing legislation The lack of coordination among various agenciessuch as the police departments of various statesincome tax authoritiesthe enforcement directorate and the anti-corruption unit of the BCCIspells disaster and ineffective implementation This has to be tackled through regulation With inputs from Vidushpat Singhania Sampath is senior partner and Singhania is principal associate at a Delhi-based law firm Views are personal [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: February 13 2017 1:30 am Top News A wall collapsed on a 25-year-old man Om Prakash when he was at home in a chawl in Sakinaka around 130 pm Sunday He was rescued by fire brigade officials and taken to Holy Spirit Hospital in Andheri East where his condition is stated to be stable Prakash sustained injuries on his hands and face sources said For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | Published: October 4 2017 6:39 pm Simona Halep won five out of nine break points and took advantage of an error-prone display to hand the Russian her first straight-sets defeat of the season (Source: AP) Top News World number two Simona Halep beat Maria Sharapova 6-2 6-2 in the China Open third round on Wednesday for her first win over the Russian in eight attempts Halep who lost to Sharapova in the first round of the US Open won five out of nine break points and took advantage of an error-prone display to hand the Russian her first straight-sets defeat of the season in one hour and 12 minutes Despite hitting more winners than her rival Sharapova committed 39 unforced errors and struggled to contend with the second seed’s power and aggression in Beijing “It was a great match I think I played my best tennis against her” Halep said “I served pretty well and the work that I did after the US Open I could see it on court today I’m really happy that I could do this It’s my first victory against her and I just want to enjoy the moment “Today I said it’s just another match I just wanted to give everything I have stay focused calm and positive” Sharapova agreed with Halep’s assessment of the pair’s second meeting in six weeks after not playing the Romanian for almost two years “I think she played an incredible match probably the best she’s played against me in all of our previous meetings” Sharapova said “I wasn’t as sharp I wasn’t seeing the ball as well I wasn’t moving up and down as well as I have been against her “She was hitting the ball consistently not making a lot of unforced errors her service percentage was quite high She did all the right things” The Romanian goes through to the quarter-finals where she will take on either 11th seed Agnieszka Radwanska or Daria Kasatkina who face off later on Wednesday French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia took one step closer to qualifying for the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore with a 6-3 7-5 win over Australia’s Samantha Stosur in round two Also advancing to the third round were China’s Peng Shuai who made short work of Romanian Monica Niculescu with a 6-3 6-2 win and Wuhan Open champion Caroline Garcia of France who overcame Belgian Elise Mertens 7-6(4) 6-4 Ukrainian Elina Svitolina then defeated Australia’s Ashleigh Barty 6-4 6-2 in the second round to set up a clash with Russia’s Elena Vesnina For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsNew Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday released its first list of 20 candidates for Lok Sabha elections pitting Kumar Vishwas from Amethi Rahul Gandhi’s seat and former banker Meera Sanyal and social activist Medha Patkar from Mumbai The list which came two days after AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal quit as Delhi Chief Minister carries names of candidates from Delhi (2) Uttar Pradesh (7) Maharashtra (6) Haryana Arunachal Pradesh Odisha Madhya Pradesh and Punjab — one each AAP has not however announced any candidate in Rae Bareli the pocket borough of Congress President Sonia Gandhi TV journalist-turned-politician Ashutosh will contest from Chandni Chowk seat in Delhi currently held by Union Minister Kapil Sibal AAP has given ticket to former scribe Mukul Tripathi for Farukhabad seat in Uttar Pradesh the constituency of another Union Minister Salman Khurshid Advocate HS Phoolka will contest from Ludhiana currently held by I and B Minister Manish Tewari while activist Hardev Singh has been given ticket in Mulayam Singh Yadav’s stronghold Mainpuri AAP has fielded anti-corruption activist Anjali Damania from Nagpur where former BJP National President Nitin Gadkari is currently elected from "Our main motto is to send honest people to Parliament We do not want to send criminals people with dynastic background We will soon release the list of candidates for other seats" senior party leader Manish Sisodia told reporters in New Delhi Somendra Dhaka a peasant leader will contest from Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh a seat represented by Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh Sanyal former CEO and Chairperson of RBS India will contest from South Mumbai a seat currently represented by Union Minister Milind Deora Social worker Patkar has been fielded from North East Mumbai currently an NCP seat While announcing the first list of candidates Sisodia said that party leader and founder member Yogendra Yadav will contest from Gurgaon in Haryana Yadav has also been appointed AAP’s Haryana in-charge Jarnail Singh is the AAP nominee for the West Delhi seat which is currently represented by Congress leader Mahabal Mishra in Parliament In Uttar Pradesh Jiya Lal a scientist has been cleared as AAP’s candidate for the Lalganj seat which is at present with BSP’s Bali Ram Educationist Khalid Pervez will contest from Moradabad which former cricketer Mohd Azharuddin currently represents in Parliament while Yogesh Dahiya a peasant leader from Uttar Pradesh will be the AAP candidate for Saharanpur The Saharanpur seat is held by BSP’s Jagdish Singh Rana Senior AAP leader Mayank Gandhi will contest from the North West Mumbai seat which is held by former Union minister Gurudas Kamat Another senior party leader Subhash Ware will contest from Pune a seat held by Congress MP Suresh Kalmadi who is facing corruption charges AAP has given a ticket from Nashik to Vijay Pandhare a former engineer with the state government who had helped unearth the irrigation scam Alok Agarwal another senior activist of the Narmada Bachao Andolan will contest from Khandwa in Madhya Pradesh while Habung Pyang a former Information Commissioner in Arunachal Pradesh will be the AAP contestant in the northeastern state Lingraj an activist who took part in the agitation against Posco will lead AAP’s challenge for the Bargarh seat in Odisha PTI Written by PTI | London | Published: June 4 2013 3:29 pm Related News Actors Robert SheehanDev Patel and Zoe Kravitz will star in comedy drama The Road Withinabout a man with Tourette’s who goes on a road trip Directed by debutante Gren Wellsthe movie centres on a young man (Sheehan) with Tourette’s syndromewhowhen his mother diesis placed in a residential home by his father He breaks out of the facility with two fellow patients an anorexic girl (Kravitz) and his OCD roommate (Patel) to scatter his mother’s ashes in the ocean The road trip movie was written by Wells and is adapted from the German film’Will Meer’reported Deadline Sheehanwhose breakout role was in hit E4 drama Misfitswill also star in the big screen adaptation of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones alongside Lily Collins Like SheehanPatel found fame in an E4 teen dramaplaying Anwar Kharral in Skins He is currently starring on HBO drama The Newsroom Kravitz is currently starring in After Earththe sci-fi blockbuster starring Will Smith and son Jaden Smithand will next be seen in Mad Max: Fury Road with Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron The Road Within begins production in July For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi: Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher on Wednesday said chanting ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ should be the "only definition" of nationalism for those living in India File image of Anupam Kher PTI "The only definition of nationalism for Bharatwasis (Indians) should be ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ Rest all are escape routes" tweeted the actor The comment came days after All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi said he will not chant ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ "I don’t chant that slogan What are you going to do (Mohan) Bhagwat sahab" the Lok Sabha MP from Hyderabad said adding "I won’t utter that (slogan) even if you put a knife to my throat" Owaisi spoke after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said the new generation needs to be taught to chant slogans hailing mother India Without naming Owaisi well-known lyricist and Rajya Sbha MP Javed Akhtar on Tuesday said: "He said he will not say ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ as the Constitution does not require him to say so The Constitution even does not ask him to wear sherwani (dress) and topi (cap). I don’t care to know whether saying ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ is my duty or not it is my right" IANS Written by ANI | London | Published: October 30 2010 3:41 pm Related News Singer Rod Stewart has blasted Russell Brand over the latter’s claim that he slept with 90 women a month Stewart branded Brand a liar over his boasts that he bedded thousands of women “Get out of here Not true You can’t bed two or three women a day” the Daily Star quoted Stewart as saying on Piers Morgan’s ”Life Stories” And this is not the first time he has had a go at the randy comedian Two years ago Brand35bragged at a public awards ceremony that he had “had a go” on the star’s daughter Kimberly27 Rod stood up at the event and challenged him to explain his comment Sheepish Brand was forced to back down and admit the pair had only had dinner together For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Updated: February 6 2015 11:55 pm Related News In his first independence day address on Wednesday Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena eschewed nationalist rhetoric which was the norm during the Mahinda Rajapaksa years to reflect on the country’s fraught ethnic relations Though the war against the LTTE was won in 2009 he said the state has failed “to bring together the minds of the people of the North and South” and called for a national reconciliation Since winning the presidential election in January Sirisena has given signals that he intends to reach out to the Tamils The decision to replace the governor of the Northern Province with a civilian and the appointment of Kangasabapathy Sripavan as the chief justice of the country the first Tamil to be appointed to the post in several years are seen as conciliatory gestures More administrative powers to the provinces have also been promised That the Tamil National Alliance the political voice of northern Tamils attended the I-Day celebrations for the first time is presumably an indication of the thaw in north-south relations Language and religion are two issues that have wreaked havoc on Sri Lanka’s pluralistic society in the past and hold the key to any national reconciliation Sirisena must go for administrative reforms — an equal opportunities commission perhaps — to safeguard the rights of linguistic and religious minorities Colombo must also begin the demilitarisation of Tamil areas Large swathes of private land are under army occupation while its rightful owners continue to live in camps and makeshift shelters A truth and reconciliation commission to investigate war crimes and missing persons would also help heal the war wounds Significantly the president spoke about “following a foreign policy of the middle path in friendship with all nations and move towards the resolution of our national issues through the strengthening of our international relations” With Sirisena expected in Delhi this month the political climate has never been better for improving ties between the two countries For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Published: September 20 2017 7:30 pm It is India’s first ever FIFA tournament which will be hosted from October 6 to 28 (Source: Indian Football Team Twitter) Related News Football fans of the capital will get another chance to book their seats for the FIFA U-17 World Cup matches as the physical sales of tickets is to set begin on September 21 with the launch of the Box Office at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium The ticketing counters located at Gate no15 of JLN Stadium will be open from 10 am to 6 pm starting on Thursday Project Director of the Local Organising Committee for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 Joy Bhattacharjya said “We are aware that a substantial number of fans are more comfortable with buying at the box office and wanted to make sure they had this opportunity “The box office has been very successful when introduced it in Goa and we are sure it will have a similar impact on the sale of tickets in Delhi” The tickets will be sold at discounted rates till 5th October and are priced at Rs 150/matchday for Category 3 seats in North South and East stands and Rs 300/matchday for Category 2 seats in the West stands Category 1 tickets are priced at Rs 600/matchday in West stand and Category 4 at Rs 60/matchday both in North and South stands The JLN Stadium will host eight matches of the tournament from October 6 to October 16 including all three of India’s group matches New Delhi will host the following matches: October 6 – Colombia v Ghana & India v USA October 9 – Ghana v USA & India v Colombia October 12 – Mali v New Zealand & Ghana v India October 16 – Round of 16 matches (2) For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Related Newss game? 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