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PTI "Rahul had proposed to visit Amethi from 4 to 6 October.We never said no (to his visit) "We had just sent a confidential letter to the district Congress chief suggesting that the visit be postponed by 24 to 48 hours in view of the fact that security personnel were busy with the immersion of Durga idols and Muharram" the district magistrate told journalists The administration was ready for his visit on the original dates as the Congress MP wanted to stick to his schedule he said According to UP Pradesh Congress committee chief Raj Babbar by asking Rahul to reschedule the BJP government had shown its "cowardice and fear" that the Congress leader might overshadow the proposed visit of BJP chief Amit Shah and union ministers Smriti Irani and Nitin Gadkari to Amethi on 10 October District Congress chief Yogendra Mishra said "Rahul is coming to meet the people of his constituency He cannot be stopped He will be arriving here as per his schedule on 4 October and the administration will be responsible for his security" The district authorities’ permission to Rahul Gandhi comes two days after the district magistrate and Superintendent of Police Poonam who goes by one name had asked Rahul to reschedule his visit on law and order grounds By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: March 3 2017 6:34 pm Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal (PTI File Photo) Top News Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has given approval to Minimum Wages Bill on Friday as reported by news agency ANI This development comes close on the heels of Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government’s decision to approve around 37-per cent hike in the minimum wages for unskilled semi-skilled and skilled persons in the national capital After the Delhi government’s approval the minimum wages for unskilled labour will increase from Rs 9724 to Rs 13350 Wages for semi-skilled labour will be up from Rs 10764 to Rs 14698 while those for skilled labour will rise from Rs 11830 to Rs 16182 While announcing the Cabinet’s decision the Delhi chief minister had said his government has cleared all recommendations of a 15-member committee set up by former Lt Governor Najeeb Jung last year to revise the minimum wages READ: Delhi Cabinet approves 37% hike in minimum wage for labourers He also said the committee’s recommendations will be sent to Baijal soon seeking his nod at the earliest for the workers’ benefit This is the second time the AAP government has approved an increase in the minimum wages Speaking at a press conference in Civil Lines area last month Kejriwal had said he hopes the LG will clear the recommendations as they have followed all procedures For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Valmikthapar | Published: August 29 2012 3:58 am Related News When I first started my life with tigers 37 years ago it was as a tourist I visited the heart of Ranthambore and saw little as tigersif they were aroundjust hid themselves in the forest and ignored the visitor The late Fateh Singh Rathore was the warden of the park and used his understanding of tigers to ensure that some areas within remained closed and others open in a rotatory fashionwhich ensured peace for breeding tigers As the park did wellFateh took great pride in showing it to every visitor and tourist who cameincluding Rajiv Gandhi with his family and friendsand believe it or not Bill Clinton and his friends After allthey were all tourists searching for that magnificent tiger For yearslife went on and as tourist numbers grew so did tiger numbers In factall my colleagues started their lives as tourists to national parksirrespective of what they feel about it today We all know that forest lands are owned by the states revenue departments and are in the custody of the forest department for safekeeping Their governance is a state subject India has more than 14 types of climatic forestfrom Ranthambores dry deciduous belts to the mangrove delta of the Sundarbans near the Bay of Bengal The diversity is intense and no one national guideline can work for all either in terms of management or tourism Realising thiswildlife officers of the state always created their own site-specific guidelines This was just commonsense Many of our tiger reserves had mini cores and No-Go areas for visitorswhich changed yearly depending on an areas needs Till the 21st centuryDelhi did not interfere much A core is supposed to be a small part of the whole As far as the NTCA (National Tiger Conservation Authority) is concernedthe core or critical tiger habitat (CTH) is the wholeand by suggesting that tourism be phased out of this areathey in effect suggest that there will be no tourism at all Cores or CTHs came into being with the NTCA in 2006 through amendments in the Wildlife Protection Act Declaration of cores was done in a rush in order to insulate our tiger areas against the Forest Rights Act (FRA)which came into being before the end of 2007 So the Core/ CTH concept had to be completed before the birth of the FRA The NTCA was very proud that literally overnight 30000 to 35000 square kilometres got declared as CTHmaking it very difficult for anyone to do damage to it This CTH or core area included the best and the worst of forest lands A new core had been created overnight with little basis in science In RanthamboreKailadevi Sanctuary became a core critical habitat encompassing 595 sq km with one tiger25000 people40000 livestock and 44 villages This makes up 53 per cent of Ranthambores CTH I supported the process as it would save this tiger turf from the ugly horrors of mining and other forms of exploitation No one imagined that the NTCA would phase out visitationbe it for tigers or temples In factmost forest buffers became cores This is the only reason why today it is so difficult to find any forest land as a buffer as every inch has been put into the core Nowmostly private lands surround the core The core was not meant to be an area in which you phase out tourism It was meant to deal with the threat of the FRA and issues like miningtimber-fellingroad-building and so much more that can undermine the sanctity of the tigers home This issue must be clearly understood If such decisions of phasing out tourism from cores were ever taken in Africathe economies of many countries like KenyaBotswanaTanzaniaRwandaUgandaZambia would be severely affected All over the worldbillions of dollars are turned over by wildlife tourism andtodaylarge amounts from that go to local people In the Masai Maramore then $40 million go to the local Masai councils each year If for some administrative reason all this were stoppedlocal livelihoods would be wiped out and poaching gangs would have a free for all Alsothe biggest organisations that fund wildlife would close down asif people cannot see wild animalsthey will not donate to save them I have traversed every corner of Africa and seen some remarkable models of governance where the beneficiaries are locals and the wildlife around Large chunks of land have been regenerated for wildlife Gorillas in Rwanda were saved by sensible tourism Lionsleopards and cheetahs have benefited enormously as well If wildlife tourism today is in a messit is because of those who make the rules and implement the same all over India the forest department The visitor only follows what is prescribed by the government of the day We need to reinvent good wildlife tourism but we also need to reinvent the forest department We have to imbibe and learn from all parts of the globe the best practices for innovative tourism and for this we have to have a humility in our mission This is a moment that isfirst of alla wake-up call for our bureaucracyour conservationists and our wildlife scientists who will have to change course and be more open and flexible to new ideas and models of tourism Tourism does not kill tigers and did not kill the tigers of Sariska and Panna The non-functioning mechanisms of governance did We need to deal with the horrors of governance first Visitors to new frontiers made the history of the world and this is how many were inspired in their lifes missions That process cannot stop After 37 years of working with tigers and wildlife and serving at least 200 committees of both Central and state governmentsincluding five years on the Central Empowered Committee of the Supreme CourtI am convinced that sensible tourism in all our wildlife areas will be critical to saving them The beneficiaries of this must be the locals and the wildlife Since both wildlife and tourism are state subjectsthe states must make innovative guidelines for each site and with genuine partnerships with both locals and all those connected to the wildlife tourism industry New models that engage the locals with tourism will go a long way to generate income for them and mitigate conflict between the park and its inhabitants It is the states with the stakeholders that must decide the Go and No-Go areas for tourismand this issue has to be separated from what has become the CTH/ Core of tiger reserves today The CTHs/ Cores were never meant to be linked to tourism and visitation of any kind The forest department cannot save tigers on its own Only when civil society in villagetown and city partners them will tigers be safe The wildlife experience that inspires so many must go on Travel is the birthright of every homo sapien on the planetbe it for tigers or butterflies or temples I was a boy of 10 when I started visiting the wildlife refuges of India I cannot deny that right to my children and grandchildren on whose shoulders will rest the future of Indias wildlife Thapar is the author of 24 books on tigers and Indian wildlife For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Tech Desk | Published: July 12 2016 12:57 pm PC shipments have declined for the seventh consecutive quarter says Gartner Related News PC shipments declined for the seventh consecutive quarter but the market shows signs of improvements According to Gartner the worldwide PC shipments stood at 643 million units in the second quarter of 2016 “One of the ongoing problems in the PC market has been the price hike in selected regions due to the weakening local currency against the US dollar” said Mikako Kitagawa principal analyst at Gartner “The price issue has impacted the EMEA and Latin America regions for the past year PC shipments had declined 96 per cent in first quarter of 2016 and the preliminary numbers for second quarter do hint at signs of improvement Share This Article Related Article Gartner report further notes that all regions except North America experienced a PC shipment decline The worrying part for most PC manufacturers would be the fact that shipments in Latin America are expected to fall below 5 million units for the second quarter of 2016 a decline of more than 20 per cent from the same quarter previous year Lenovo topped the shipments number with 13198 units while HP’s shipments came in at 12284 units Dell was number 3 with 9788 units and Apple managed to ship 4559 Mac devices Lenovo is still holds the lead in PC market with 205 per cent market share followed by HP with 191 per cent market share Dell has 152 per cent market share while Apple holds 71 per cent market share However in US market Dell holds the lead with a market share of 27 per cent while HP is second with a share of 263 per cent Lenovo is number three with 145 per cent market capitalisation and Apple is fourth with a market share of 123 per cent For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt LtdThe politically-dominant Maratha community has been holding marches in various cities across Maharashtra in the last month Their demands include stern action against the culprits of the Kopardi rape and murder case reservations for their community and the scrapping of SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act According to The Indian Express report the BJP-led Maharashtra government is set to recommend to the Centre that changes to the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act be made This is to ensure that the law is not ‘misused’ according to the Marathas who are demanding it Representational image PTI However the state government is also asserting that they want to ensure that the rights of the Dalits are not compromised Sources for The Indian Express say that Maharashtra government will propose a preliminary verification that should be carried out by the police before the individual is charged under the Act "A group of ministers led by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has started the process of addressing the demands — not just of Marathas but also of Dalits and OBCs who are growing increasingly apprehensive in the face of the Maratha show of might” The Indian Expressreported Dalit protest in Latur Dalits have also taken to the streets to mobilise the community against the dilution of the law in a counter attempt On Wednesday crowds protested on the streets of Latur demanding strict implementation of the Atrocities Act The march started at Ambedkar Square and various activists from AIMIM joined in The march concluded after submitting a memorandum to the district collector reported Hindustan Times "We are not against the Maratha community We want to get justice for the Dalits" said Vinod Khatake a Dalit activist instrumental in mobilising the community reported Hindustan Times Muslims join in Joining the pitch for quota the Muslim community has also made demands for reservations in government jobs This demand was backed by Maratha leaders who praised the community for supporting the Maratha Kranti Morcha by extending help to silent marches and voluntarily joining the marches at different places Ajay Bhosale of the Sambhaji Brigade told The Indian Express that like the Maratha community Muslims too have a large section that is poor and struggling to get jobs He said that this is because they have no 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