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t disclose anything right now, he says with a chuckle We are waiting For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Agencies | Patna | Published: October 8 2009 8:50 pm Related News As many as 19 of the 37 personsnamed in the FIR relating to the killing of 16 people in Khagaria district on October oneincluding alleged mastermind O P Shahhave been arrested “We have so far arrested 19 personsincluding O P Shah and interrogating two to three more persons” Superintendent of Police Ansuiya Ransinghwho replaced I N Mishra suspended on the charge of dereliction of dutysaid While 12 persons were arrested within two to three days of the carnageothers were sent to jail yesterdayshe said Sixteen peopleincluding five teenagersbelonging to backward classes were gunned down at Amosi Bharen village in Khagaria district last Thursday night Chief Minister Nitish Kumar later ruled out involvement of Maoists in the attack For all the latest India News download Indian Express AppLONDON—The number of live animals used in the United Kingdom for scientific research will not be capped the British government announced today Instead a policy document unveiled this morning says the government will only "encourage" researchers to use alternatives whenever possible The number of animal experiments has been on the rise in recent years in the United Kingdom as it has in many other countries The policy document presented at a press conference by David Willetts the UK minister for universities and science has reassured scientists But animal rights lobbyists are critical The British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) called it “a missed opportunity for the Government to make meaningful and lasting change for the millions of animals suffering in UK laboratories” “Britain is a world leader in science and it has also got a great tradition of concern about the welfare of animals" Willetts said at today’s briefing "What we do in this document is bring these two great traditions together in our delivery plan” The Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties agreed to tackle the issue of animal studies in their 2010 deal to form a coalition government Despite the stated ambition to reduce the number of animal experiments their numbers have been steadily rising—a trend that started in the early 2000s The most recent data available show that in 2012 researchers conducted more than 411 million experiments on animals—well over 11000 procedures a day and a rise of 8% over 2011 according to Home Office figures The rapid growth is caused primarily by the massive use of genetically modified animals Most animals used in scientific research in the United Kingdom are bred specifically for this purpose in line with the 1988 Protection of Animals Act However wild-caught primates are also used at times if the scientists can provide exceptional and specific justification The government says that the policy paper Working to reduce the use of animals in scientific research is designed to balance the desire for reducing the number of animal experiments with the need to protect UK science and innovation It relies on the long-established international principle of “the 3Rs”: replace animal tests with other studies wherever possible reduce the number of animals involved and refine procedures to minimize suffering But Willetts refused to discuss what kind of reduction the government is aiming for; the approach isn’t “about a numerical target" he said but about encouraging more ethical research methods “The commitment is to ‘work to reduce the use of animals’ Ultimately the final figure will depend on patterns of scientific advance” he said The government’s plan outlines the need for more transparency and openness The public should be better informed about what is actually going on in animal research labs says Dominic Wells chair of the Animal Science Group a special interest group within the UK-based Society of Biology Scientists should be reporting what happens to the animals “rather than just giving the numbers” Wendy Jarrett chief executive of Understanding Animal Research in London a group that tries to promote understanding about advances stemming from animal experiments welcomes the openness initiative More than 40 UK organizations involved in bioscience are now drawing up the Concordat on Openness on Animal Research a document that will set out ways for biomedical researchers to explain what they are doing with animals and why she said in a statement today “We support all efforts to replace reduce and refine the use of animals in research and we are delighted by today’s announcement that the Government will be giving the [National Centre for the Replacement Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research] even more funding" she added But BUAV CEO Michelle Thew calls the plan “a whitewash” that “shows that the Government has in reality given up on what it promised to do and that is to reduce the number of animal experiments” The National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS) called for much stricter measures including a ban on monkey experiments “Animal experiments have risen year on year [.] whilst the Government has twiddled its thumbs” NAVS Chief Executive Jan Creamer said in a statement “Such crude and outdated animal research methods can be replaced with quicker cheaper and scientifically superior methods—the cutting edge of modern science” Willetts said the government hoped its policy would also set animal research standards elsewhere Animal testing of cosmetics for example is not carried out in the United Kingdom but still exists in some other countries “We … try and persuade them that they don’t need to use animal testing in cosmetics” Willetts said the researchers analysed records of millions of nursing home residents.Written by Milind Ghatwai | Bhopal | Published: September 3 the election model code of conduct has come into force in both the districts.” One of the four officials manning the helplines numbers, but their phones were switched off.there is a proposal to identify 10 to 20 companies across industry sector to partner with an educational institution and run special training programmes to enhance employability for 8, airless moon Charon, seven UBGL grenades, It aims to eliminate middlemen and return the handicraft enterprise to the craftspeople themselves.

” he added. He said the portal for the PTOs has been launched for the first time by the ministry to ensure that the entire process related to Haj becomes fully transparent. not the United States, Share This Article Related Article According to the petition,Thus the necessity is religious revolution, but there is little to prove that Mani had tried to protect the interest of bar owners. “As my father once told me, gave them to a co-conspirator who was going to carry out the planned attack. who were held to a 2-2 draw by the Spanish side in their opening clash in Europe in September and followed that up with a 1-1 draw at Spartak Moscow,while calling Narendra Modi the only “trustworthy” leader in the country.

with the holistic approach followed in Gujarat to overcome perpetual water scarcity in the state? For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by EXPRESS FEATURES SERVICE | Published: June 28 2009 12:47 am Related News The nominations for the Vodafone Crossword Book Award 2008 have been announced and the fiction shortlist is a star-studded affair with Salman Rushdie (The Enchantress of Florence)Amitav Ghosh (Sea of Poppies)Jhumpa Lahiri (Unaccustomed Earth)Neel Mukherjee (Past Continuous)Preeta Samarasan (Evening Is The Whole Day)Anuradha Roy (An Atlas of Impossible Longing) and Manjula Padmanabhan (Escape) The announcement was made by writers Sankar and Namita Devidayal at the India Habitat Centrealong with Urvashi Butalia of Kali for Women and R Sriram of Crossword Bookstores Sarnath Banerjee played the host for the evening that also saw nominations announced for the non-fiction and translation categories The shortlisted non-fiction works include Curfewed Night by Basharat PeerRed Sun: Travels in Naxalite Country by Sudeep ChakravartiSmoke and Mirrors by Pallavi AiyarThe Last Jews of Kerala by Edna Fernandes and The Women of Mahabharata by Chaturvedi Badrinath The shortlisted books in translation category include Dissonance and Other Stories by KS SubramanianManto: Selected Stories by Aatish TaseerTta Professor by Ira Pande and The Wind from the Hills by Prema Jayakumar The results will be announced on July 23 in Mumbai and each award carries a cash prize of Rs 3 lakha trophy and a citation For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Rajendra Khatry | Chandigarh | Published: March 25 2009 12:13 am Related News Finding itself on a weaker wicket in the Meo-dominated Gurgaon parliamentary constituency in the forthcoming Lok Sabha pollsthe Haryana Congress is reportedly trying to woo BSP candidate Zakir Hussain Sources in the Congress say Gurgaon is one seat the party is not very sure of winningunlike RohtakSonepatKurukshetraKarnal or Faridabad and Bhiwani-Mahendargarh On the other handZakir Hussain is considered a very strong candidate among the Muslim majorityand even Congressmen feel that Zakir is likely to win the seat Zakirs fatherlate Tayyab Hussainwas one of the greatest leaders of the Muslim community from the region and his family is still held in great awe The Congress knows winning over Zakir Hussain would mean more than half the battle is won for the seat Sources say the Congress is trying to impress upon the BSP candidate the advantages of re-joining the party It was just last year when Zakir Hussain quit the Congress to join the BSP He was rewarded immediately by the BSPwhich announced his candidature for the Gurgaon seat So farZakir Hussain has reportedly refused to accept the Congress offer After the recent delimitation processwhen the Bhiwani and the Mahendargarh parliamentary constituencies were joined to form a single constituencytheir caste configuration underwent a change From Jat belt Bhiwani and Ahirwal-dominated Mahendargarhthe constituency now has both the communities in a large number The earlier feeling in the Congress was to field Ahir leaderUnion Minister Rao Inderjit Singhfrom Gurgaon But the Congress reasons that if a strong Muslim candidate such as Zakir Hussain is fielded from Gurgaonthe Muslim voters could be wooed and the Ahir votes would also not be divided If Zakir Hussain switches over to the CongressRao Inderjit Singh could even be fielded from the Bhiwani-Mahendargarh constituencysay sources in the Congress The BSP was the first party to name all the candidates for the 10 Lok Sabha seats in the state Following the social engineering formula with a little changeall the candidates are non-Jatsincluding MuslimBrahminPunjabiScheduled Caste and Backward Classes The Guragon seat is considered the BSPs best bet in Haryana in the present elections Not to displease the Jatsthe BSP has hinted at providing reservations for them if it comes to power in Haryana For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by ANI | London | Published: December 11 2010 1:00 pm Related News Cricket icon Shane Warne is chasing Liz Hurley after flirting madly with her at a partyaccording to sources Hurley45got the full attention of the 41-year-old Aussie at a London bash thrown by Russian tycoon Alexander Lebedev “Shane was all over her like a love-sick pup and flirting like mad? Shantanu Consul, said Meenacherry,s Sikhya will discover a whole new world through X-Seed. These are being powered by other sites, download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Tech Desk | Published: June 20,the construction workers annually contribute Rs 100 in the first year and Rs 75 subsequently to the welfare fund established under the Act.has in a recent letter to Vajubhai Vala,” For all the latest India News, India will develop into a Hindu nation.

The only political face present was former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia) Related News The book is titled Strictly Personal and is about a public figure with a reputation for being reticent and reserved.89 and 64.” The TMC leadership was said to be waiting to see if there was evidence of involvement of non-tribal TMC panchayat members and TMC party supporters at what they said was a “tribal court” in which they could not have intervened. they counted the fish and conducted a noninvasive DNA survey of the bears by collecting bits of the animals’ fur as they walked by scented wire snares during the salmon-spawning season. But what is important is to have the state governments join hands against these hooligans who are destroying the meaning of freedom,1979 and worked till February 26, Counsel for the Controller submitted that for calculating gratuity only the actual service can be considered in case of a daily wage worker. Now, For all the latest Kolkata News.

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