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first_imgThe Senate Finance Committee approved hiring former-health commissioner Bill Streur today as a consultant on the Medicaid budget and Medicaid expansion. Expanding the program as part of the Affordable Care Act is a priority of Governor Bill Walker, but many Republican lawmakers say the state can’t afford any new spending.Download AudioSenator Pete Kelly, a Republican from Fairbanks, made the case for hiring Streur. He said he would keep an open mind on Medicaid expansion but was against the idea.“That’s not the path we’re on, we’re not headed for a Medicaid expansion,” Kelly said. “Actually, right now, if you had to ask me for a vote, I’d vote no, but my mind is completely open.”Streur was commissioner under former Governor Sean Parnell, who was resisted expanding Medicaid, saying he didn’t want to accept federal dollars that would increase the national debt.Senator Lyman Hoffman, a Democrat from Bethel, made sure the committee wasn’t hiring Streur to advocate against expansion.Hoffman: “I wanted it on the record that the purpose of hiring Mr. Streur and his contract is not specifically find ways to give us justification not to expand Medicare.”Kelly: “That’s correct.”Hoffman: “Or Medicaid.”Kelly said Streur may have ideas that would convince lawmakers that Medicaid expansion could save the state money. As health commissioner, Streur explored options for expanding Medicaid.last_img read more

first_imgBareilly (UP):Uttarakhand Education Minister Arvind Pandey’s son Ankur has been killed after the car in which he was travelling hit a truck in Uttar Pradesh’s Bareilly district, police said Wednesday. Ankur, 24, was on his to Gorakhpur on Tuesday night along with two friends to attend a wedding when the incident happened near Future College on Lucknow Road in the district’s Faridpur area. His friend Munni Giri (26) was also killed in the accident, police said. Also Read – After liquor, Bihar bans ‘pan masala’ as well Advertise With Us The other person has been injured and is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital, they added. Both the bodies have been sent for postmortem examination, said Senior Superintendent of Police Muniraj. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed grief over the deaths and extended condolences to the bereaved family.last_img read more

first_imgWe might be living in a mash-up soaked society, but some are just too cool to ignore. That’s the case with this free mini-game from Star Wars: Force Collection created by Konami and LucasArts that features the classic game Contra with a Star Wars overhaul for iPhones, iPads and Android devices.In the game, you run and flip through four Endor-themed levels as Chewbacca blasting Stormtroopers with your bowcaster.Star Wars: Force Collection is actually a digital collectible card game where players amass a variety of cards, build decks, design blueprints, and take on challengers while figuring out whether they will land on the dark side or not. The game takes its inspiration from the six existing feature films, but will most likely include The Force Awakens-inspired characters around the film’s December 18 release date.The Chewbacca-starring Contra is part of a new update. Beating the mini-game will earn players an exclusive trophy for the main game. Other new additions to the main game include the appearance of a boss battle mode as well as C-3PO and R2-D2.Konami launched Contra in 1987 as an arcade game that was ported over to the NES the following year. The game featured a pair of soldiers named Bill and Lance running through levels taking out enemy soldiers and larger artillery. The game was tough, but offered plenty of fun from the wild level designs to the weapon power ups.If Konami and LucasArts are looking for other games to combine with the greatness of Star Wars, may I suggest Castlevania with Boba Fett, Lethal Enforcers with Han, and Leia or Dance Dance Revolution with Sy Snootles.last_img read more

first_imgOBJ also has an absolute gun that he took the time to showcase during his annual youth football camp, in front of assembled campers. With a running start, Odell unleashed a bomb from the endzone that almost traveled the entire length of the field. It’s tough to tell exactly how far the exact distance of the rip, but it’s at least 80 yards, conservatively. Obviously, the ball isn’t a regulation NFL ball, but it’s still a helluva chuck. Advertisement Odell Beckham may be a little flaky, but he might be the best all around athlete currently walking the planet. Aside from his potentially hall of fame football skill, he’s hit batting practice home runs and more than competent skill on the soccer pitch with legit pros.center_img This is like an old Powerade commercial.last_img read more

first_img News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 06, 2019 Artificial Intelligence Improves Heart Attack Risk Assessment When used with a common heart scan, machine learning, a type of artificial intelligence (AI), does better than… read more A study examining trends in X-ray computed tomography (CT) use in children in the United States has found that reducing unnecessary scans and lowering the doses for the highest-dose scans could lower the overall lifetime risk of future imaging-related cancers by 62 percent. The research by a UC Davis Health System scientist was published in JAMA Pediatrics. It is accompanied by a journal editorial. The 4 million CT scans of the most commonly imaged organs conducted in children each year could result in approximately 4,870 future cancers, the study found. Reducing the highest 25 percent of radiation doses could prevent 2,090 — or 43 percent — of these future cancers. By also eliminating unnecessary imaging, 3,020 — or 62 percent — of cancers could be prevented, said Diana Miglioretti, lead study author and Dean’s Professor in Biostatistics in the Department of Public Health Sciences at UC Davis Health System. “There are potential harms from CT, meaning that there is a cancer risk, albeit very small in individual children, so it’s important to reduce this risk in two ways,” said Miglioretti, who is a member of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. “The first is to only do a CT when it’s medically necessary, and use alternative imaging when possible. The second is to dose CT appropriately for children.” Computed tomography is a procedure used to generate cross-sectional images of the body in diagnostic and therapeutic settings. It frequently is used in young children who may have experienced trauma, for example. Miglioretti noted its use has increased dramatically because the technology is effective and offers greater convenience than other imaging methods that do not involve ionizing radiation, such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which requires that a child remain still in a scanner for an extended period of time. Ultrasound imaging can be time consuming. Radiation doses delivered by CT are 100 to 500 times higher than for conventional radiography, Miglioretti said. The retrospective study was conducted in diverse male and female children under 15 who were enrolled in seven integrated health-care systems: Group Health Cooperative in Washington; Kaiser Permanente in Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, and the Northwest; and Marshfield Clinic in Wisconsin; as well as Henry Ford Health Systems in Michigan. Miglioretti conducted the research while employed at Group Health Cooperative, where she maintains a joint appointment. The researchers examined CT utilization data from six of the health-care systems between 1996 and 2010. Radiation dosage and estimated cancer risk were calculated by examining 744 random CTs of the head, abdomen/pelvis, chest and spine conducted from 2001 through 2011 at five of the health systems. The researchers said exams from these regions of the body account for more than 95 percent of all CT scans. Estimated lifetime attributable risks of cancers were calculated using the Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation (BEIR) VII report for breast, colon, liver, lung, ovarian, prostate, stomach, thyroid, bladder, and uterine cancers and leukemia, and using models developed with similar methods for oral, esophageal, rectal, pancreatic, kidney and brain cancers, which account for as much as 85 percent of all U.S. cancer incidence. The study found that CT use increased between 1996 and 2005. Among children under 5, CT use doubled from 11 in 1,000 in 1996 to 20 in 1,000 in 2005-2007, then decreased to 15.8 in 1,000 in 2010. Among children 5 to 14, CT use almost tripled, from 10.5 in 1,000 in 1996 to a peak of 27 in 1,000 in 2005 before decreasing to 23.9 in 1,000 in 2010. The researchers also found that patient radiation doses were highly variable for exams of the same anatomic region. The risk of radiation-induced leukemia and brain cancers are highest for head CT, the most commonly performed CT in children. While the effective dose for head CT is relatively low, the brain and red bone marrow doses are relatively high for young children, resulting in the greatest risk of brain cancer and leukemia for imaged organs. The risk of radiation-induced solid cancer is highest for CTs of the abdomen and pelvis, which also had the most dramatic increase in use, especially among older children. Breast, thyroid and lung cancers and leukemia account for 68 percent of projected cancers in exposed girls; brain, lung and colon cancer and leukemia account for 51 percent of future cancers in boys. Miglioretti explained that children’s organs are at an increased risk of cancer from CT scans because children still are growing and their cells are dividing rapidly. In addition, lifetime risk of cancer is greater among children because they are at the beginning of their lives — they have longer to live. She noted that physicians can reduce dosage amounts using a number of different strategies, including reducing scan length by focusing solely on the ‘zone of interest’ — the region requiring imaging. For example, when the zone of interest is the abdomen, physicians should avoid also scanning the pelvis. She said dosage guidelines for imaging pediatric patients should be followed closely.  The Image Gently campaign, an initiative of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging that encompasses the Society for Pediatric Radiology, American Association of Physicists in Medicine, American College of Radiology and American Association of Radiologic Technicians, aims to change practice by increasing awareness of opportunities to promote radiation protection in medical imaging of children. “A smaller person needs a lower dose to come out of the machine to create an image of adequate quality for making a clinical diagnosis,” Miglioretti said. The research was supported by grant # U19CA79689 from the National Cancer Institute Cancer Research Network Across Health Care Systems; grant #R21CA131698 from the National Cancer Institute; and grant #K24CA125036. Other study authors include Rebecca Smith-Bindman, UC San Francisco; Eric Johnson of Group Health Research Institute; Andrew Williams, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Hawaii; Robert T. Greenlee of the Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation; Sheila Weinmann, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Northwest; Leif I. Solberg, Health Partners Institute for Education and Research, Kaiser Permanente, Denver; Douglas Roblin, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Southeast; Michael J. Flynn, Henry Ford Health System; and Nicholas Vanneman, Institute of General Practice, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany.For more information: www.healthsystem.ucdavis.edu.  The CT scanner might not come with protocols that are adequate for each hospital situation, so at Phoenix Children’s Hospital they designed their own protocols, said Dianna Bardo, M.D., director of body MR and co-director of the 3D Innovation Lab at Phoenix Children’s. Feature | June 12, 2013 Reducing Unnecessary and High-dose Pediatric CT Scans Could Cut Associated Cancers by 62 Percent New research is published in JAMA Pediatrics Video Player is loading.Mark Ibrahim explains what EPs need from CT imagingPlay VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 5:23Loaded: 3.08%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -5:23 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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News | Artificial Intelligence | August 05, 2019 Montefiore Nyack Hospital Uses Aidoc AI to Spot Urgent Conditions Faster Montefiore Nyack Hospital, an acute care hospital in Rockland County, N.Y., announced it is utilizing artificial… read more center_img Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 07, 2019 VIDEO: Walk Around of a Siemens Go.Top Dedicated Cardiac Scanner This is a quick walk around of the new Siemens Somatom Go.top cardiovascular edition compact computed tomography (CT) read more Videos | Cardiac Imaging | July 30, 2019 VIDEO: The History of CT Calcium Scoring Arthur Agatston, M.D., clinical pro read more Feature | August 05, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor Most Popular Radiology and Radiotherapy Topics in July 2019 August 5, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Imaging Technology New (ITN) magazine website fr read more Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 07, 2019 VIDEO: Walk Around of a GE Cardiographe Dedicated Cardiac CT Scanner This is a quick walk around of the GE Healthcare Cardiographe dedicated cardiac CT system on display at the… read more Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 30, 2019 VIDEO: New Advances in CT Imaging Technology Cynthia McColl… read more Siemens Go.Top CT scanner at SCCT19Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:05Loaded: 15.14%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:05 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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first_imgNews | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 11, 2018 Neurofeedback Shows Promise in Treating Tinnitus Research using fMRI shows that neurofeedback training can reduce the severity of tinnitus News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 07, 2019 Contrast Use in First Transthoracic Echocardiogram for Heart Failure Reduces Repeat Testing Heart failure is the fourth most common cause for all admission to U.S. hospitals, and it is the most common reason for… read more News | Radiation Therapy | August 15, 2019 First Patient Enrolled in World’s Largest Brain Cancer Clinical Trial Henry Ford Cancer Institute is first-in-the-world to enroll a glioblastoma patient in the GBM AGILE Trial (Adaptive… read more Image courtesy of Imago Systems News | Pediatric Imaging | August 14, 2019 Ultrasound Guidance Improves First-attempt Success in IV Access in Children August 14, 2019 – Children’s veins read more News | Brachytherapy Systems | August 14, 2019 Efficacy of Isoray’s Cesium Blu Showcased in Recent Studies August 14, 2019 — Isoray announced a trio of studies recently reported at scientific meetings and published in medica read more Related Content News | Artificial Intelligence | August 13, 2019 Artificial Intelligence Could Yield More Accurate Breast Cancer Diagnoses University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system that… read more Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 16, 2019 Profound Medical Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance for Tulsa-Pro Profound Medical Corp. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to… read more center_img Technology | Neuro Imaging | August 07, 2019 Synaptive Medical Launches Modus Plan With Automated Tractography Segmentation Synaptive Medical announced the U.S. launch and availability of Modus Plan featuring BrightMatter AutoSeg. This release… read more Image courtesy of UTHealth McGovern Medical School News | Stroke | August 16, 2019 Mobile Stroke Unit Gets Patients Quicker Treatment Than Traditional Ambulance Every second counts for stroke patients, as studies show they can lose up to 27 million brain cells per minute…. read more Images of regions of interest (colored lines) in the white matter skeleton representation. Data from left and right anterior thalamic radiation (ATR) were averaged. Image courtesy of C. Bouziane et al. News | Neuro Imaging | August 16, 2019 ADHD Medication May Affect Brain Development in Children A drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to affect development of the brain’s… read more News | Mammography | August 14, 2019 Imago Systems Announces Collaboration With Mayo Clinic for Breast Imaging Image visualization company Imago Systems announced it has signed a know-how license with Mayo Clinic. The multi-year… read more The standard approach to fMRI neurofeedback. Image courtesy of Matthew Sherwood, Ph.D.January 11, 2018 — Researchers using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) have found that neurofeedback training has the potential to reduce the severity of tinnitus or even eliminate it, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Nov. 26-Dec. 1 in Chicago.Tinnitus is the perception of noise, often ringing, in the ear. The condition is very common, affecting approximately one in five people. As sufferers start to focus on it more, they become more frustrated and anxious, which in turn makes the noise seem worse. The primary auditory cortex, the part of the brain where auditory input is processed, has been implicated in tinnitus-related distress.For the study, researchers looked at a novel potential way to treat tinnitus by having people use neurofeedback training to turn their focus away from the sounds in their ears. Neurofeedback is a way of training the brain by allowing an individual to view some type of external indicator of brain activity and attempt to exert control over it.”The idea is that in people with tinnitus there is an over-attention drawn to the auditory cortex, making it more active than in a healthy person,” said Matthew S. Sherwood, Ph.D., research engineer and adjunct faculty in the Department of Biomedical, Industrial and Human Factors Engineering at Wright State University in Fairborn, Ohio. “Our hope is that tinnitus sufferers could use neurofeedback to divert attention away from their tinnitus and possibly make it go away.”To determine the potential efficacy of this approach, the researchers had 18 healthy volunteers with normal hearing undergo five fMRI-neurofeedback training sessions. Study participants were given earplugs through which white noise could be introduced for periods of time. The earplugs also served to block out the scanner noise.To obtain fMRI results, the researchers used single-shot echoplanar imaging, an MRI technique that is sensitive to blood oxygen levels, providing an indirect measure of brain activity.”We started with alternating periods of sound and no sound in order to create a map of the brain and find areas that produced the highest activity during the sound phase,” Sherwood said. “Then we selected the voxels that were heavily activated when sound was being played.”The participants then participated in the fMRI-neurofeedback training phase while inside the MRI scanner. They received white noise through their earplugs and were able to view the activity in their primary auditory cortex as a bar on a screen. Each fMRI-neurofeedback training run contained eight blocks separated into a 30-second “relax” period followed by a 30-second “lower” period. Participants were instructed to watch the bar during the relax period and actively attempt to lower it by decreasing primary auditory cortex activity during the lower phase.The researchers gave the participants techniques to help them do this, such as trying to divert attention from sound to other sensations like touch and sight.”Many focused on breathing because it gave them a feeling of control,” Sherwood said. “By diverting their attention away from sound, the participants’ auditory cortex activity went down, and the signal we were measuring also went down.”A control group of nine individuals were provided sham neurofeedback — they performed the same tasks as the other group, but the feedback came not from them but from a random participant. By performing the exact same procedures with both groups using either real or sham neurofeedback, the researchers were able to distinguish the effect of real neurofeedback on control of the primary auditory cortex.The study represents the first time fMRI-neurofeedback training has been applied to demonstrate that there is a significant relationship between control of the primary auditory cortex and attentional processes. This is important to therapeutic development, Sherwood said, as the neural mechanisms of tinnitus are unknown but likely related to attention.The results represent a promising avenue of research that could lead to improvements in other areas of health like pain management, according to Sherwood.”Ultimately, we’d like take what we learned from MRI and develop a neurofeedback program that doesn’t require MRI to use, such as an app or home-based therapy that could apply to tinnitus and other conditions,” he said.Co-authors are Emily E. Diller, M.S., Subhashini Ganapathy, Ph.D., Jeremy Nelson, Ph.D., and Jason G. Parker, Ph.D. This material is based on research sponsored by the U.S. Air Force under agreement number FA8650-16-2-6702. The views expressed are those of the authors and do not reflect the official views or policy of the Department of Defense and its Components. The U.S. Government is authorized to reproduce and distribute reprints for Governmental purposes notwithstanding any copyright notation thereon. The voluntary, fully informed consent of the subjects used in this research was obtained as required by 32 CFR 219 and DODI 3216.02_AFI 40-402.For more information: www.rsna.orgRelated ContentKey RSNA 2017 Study Presentations, Trends and Video FacebookTwitterLinkedInPrint分享last_img read more

first_imgFlight Centre (NZ) Ltd has announced the return of David Coombes as the company’s new managing director.Mr Coombes, who has been with the company for 15 years, previously spent almost three years in New Zealand between 2011 and 2013 as general manager product.He returns to the business today ready to take the pilots seat and lead the team in what is predicted to be an exciting year within the travel industry. He will succeed Chris Greive, who announced his departure late last year.‘Coombsie’, as he is affectionately known, started his career with Flight Centre Travel Group more than 15 years ago as a travel consultant in Brisbane, Australia. He’s since risen through the ranks to his most recent position as senior vice president product in the United States.Mr Coombes has had many great successes during his time with FCTG. He’s led multiple teams to global recognition at the FCTG Global Gathering, achieved record business results in NZ and the USA and was the recipient of the FCNZ Directors Award for 2013/2014.Mr Greive will officially finish at the end of February 2016 after almost two years as managing director. Greive has been with FCTG for more than 30 years, he previously led the New Zealand business from 1990 to 2004. Although Greive officially steps down as managing director he will continue an active involvement with the company in an advisory capacity.“Chris has enjoyed great success in New Zealand during the past two years and we congratulate him on his achievements during this period. We look forward to his continued contribution to the company as he embarks on this next venture,” FCTG executive Rob Flint said.Greive says Coombes is taking over Flight Centre (NZ) Ltd at a time when the company is in a strong position with consumers.“With Kiwis travelling more than ever the industry is booming right now. It’s an exciting time to be in travel and Flight Centre is leading the game.”“With significant investments made in the last 12 months and a strong focus on innovation, this last year has seen us continue our tradition of growing market share and really cement ourselves as the leading travel retailer in NZ,” Mr Greive says.Mr Coombes says, “I’m thrilled to be back in New Zealand. The existing team is extremely talented and I’m looking forward to bringing all aspects together for the year ahead.”Source = Flight Centre Travel Grouplast_img read more

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s ambassador to the US. a deal that would be worth more than $2 billion. Even at today’s pace you need 100 more planes a year just to keep pace with the market and we are not getting anywhere close to that number. Phase 10, did not lie. and that all we have to do is sit back and receive. a housing society,” says Sudhanva Deshpande, Speaking to The Indian Express, just as the US Congressional election results confirmed that the Republican Party had seized the Senate.

The government and the UNHCR must grant official a refugee status to them so that they can avail their basic rights with a sense of dignity, De said Over 600 Rohingya Muslim families had fled from Western Myanmar to India about two years ago after facing considerable repression under the military regime in Myanmar They arrived in Delhi on April 9seeking refugee status instead of asylum status that has been granted to them by the UNHCR For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: July 14 2016 5:30 am Top News The police have booked five youths in connection with the alleged gangrape of a 16-year-old girl Wednesday Two of them were arrested The girl’s mother submitted a complaint at Mahila Police Station MDC Sector 5 A case under Section 363 (kidnapping) 376 G (gangrape) of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Section 6 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act was registered The girl told police that she was abducted by a youth on June 29 The youth was later identified as Lalit of Baltana Zirakpur Share This Article Related Article Watch Video: What’s making news She was allegedly taken to a forested area near the railway tracks in Sector 19 where she was allegedly raped The next day the accused shifted her to a rented room in Sector 19 where one of his friends who is yet to be identified also allegedly raped her Three others were involved in the crime she told police She was kept in the room for two days Medical examination of the girl confirmed rape Two of the accused Lalit alias Laddi and Amit alias Ganja a resident of Baltana in Zirakpur were arrested They were produced in court and sent to police custody for two days For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Khushboo Sandhu | Chandigarh | Published: January 12 2016 3:23 am During Haryana panchayat polls at Bakshi Wala village in Pinjore Sunday Related News SONU KUMARI’S family was elated as she was elected the sarpanch of Bhalki village in Mahendragarh district The congratulatory messages are still pouring in and she is determined to ensure development of the village In a district that is known to be among the worst when it comes to sex ratio Sonu Kumari defies stereotypes Sonu belongs to a Scheduled Caste While the minimum qualification for SC women candidates is Class V she has done her postgraduation The results of the first phase of the Haryana panchayat elections show that nearly 67 per cent of the newly elected sarpanches have passed Class 10th The results show out of 2499 sarpanches elected 1490 have passed class 10 409 have passed Class 8 346 have passed Class 12 and 253 are graduates or postgraduates There is just one candidate who has studied till Class V The polling percentage was 85 per cent Sonu (28) says “I am the first in my family to have been elected as sarpanch The entire family is brimming with pride I will see the problems being faced in the village and focus on development Better roads improved education facilities are on the agenda Development was taking place in the villages even when the sarpanches were illiterate With educated sarpanches the understanding of problems will increase” The Haryana government had for the first time imposed a condition of minimum qualification for the aspirants to the post of sarpanch and panch For the general category Class X was the minimum qualification For women and SC candidates the minimum qualification is Class VIII while in the case of SC women the minimum qualification required is Class V As per election commission data among the outgoing sarpanches 158 per cent were illiterate and 35 per cent were below matriculate A total of 288 per cent had completed matric 109 per cent had completed Class XII and seven per cent were graduates While the picture this time will be clearer after the polling in three phases concludes in the first phase there is a marked improvement in the educational qualifications of the sarpanches elected In Mewat considered to be among the backward districts on the education front of the 65 sarpanches elected 13 have passed Class VIII 30 have passed Class X XI passed Class XII and Class VII are graduate or above Sweety (31) who was elected sarpanch of Ladhuwas Ahir in Rewari district from a seat reserved for SC woman candidate has done her MBA in hospitality management after pursuing BPharm Before the criteria for education was enforced there were eight candidates in the village Thereafter there were just two in the fray “I am the first in my family to be elected as sarpanch My husband motivated me to contest I had prepared for IAS and HCS That did not happen I want to improve sanitation facilities in the village There should be better education facilities” she says The most number of candidates having pursued graduation or above were elected in Ambala where 19 such candidates are present out of 128 elected The only sarpanch elected who is Class V pass is in Yamunanagar district Haryana Development and Panchayat Minister O P Dhankar said training would be organised for sarpanches and panches after the elections “Around 60 per cent candidates in the first phase were elected unanimously The new criteria has ensured that educated candidates are elected We will train them about the duties of panchayats tell them about the focus areas and the technology to be used for improving their skills Educated panchayats would ensure that the vision of the government of having adarsh villages is achieved” said Dhankar For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Los Angeles | Published: July 28 2015 11:09 am Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner were spotted in a family day out with their children Violet Seraphina and Samuel at a school fair in Atlanta Related News Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner were spotted in a family day out with their children Violet Seraphina and Samuel at a school fair in Atlanta This was the first time the estranged couple was spotted together with their children since announcing split last month reported Ace Showbiz Share This Article Related Article Garner 43 looked content as she held their son while Affleck 42 barely smiled when they played at the school fair The actor covered his head with a blue baseball hat The kids were seen enjoying a bouncy castle and some games at the venue After they got out of the venue the former couple treated their children to ice-creams to cope with the hot weather in Atlanta that day For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: August 28 2016 10:53 pm Najma Heptullah Top News Newly appointed Governor of Manipur Najma Heptulla called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi and discussed various issues pertaining to the socio-economic development of the state In the meeting held on Saturday Heptulla said there was tremendous scope for promoting tourism in the state and the direct air connections from bigger cities like Delhi Mumbai and Bangalore will “surely encourage” people to explore natural beauty and rich culture of Manipur a Governor’s Secretariat release said today She said skill development of youths with special focus on women and linking them with micro-credits will not only boost creation of jobs but also encourage them to become entrepreneurs Heptulla apprised Modi about various campaigns of social concern which were being carried out in the state at a large scale and said efforts were being made to promote their objectives by launching mass campaign Modi appreciated the initiatives being taken by the Governor and also congratulated her for associating more people with the awareness campaigns He assured to extend all support and cooperation to the state for undertaking developmental activities and for promoting various socio-economic and educational initiatives Heptulla also met Home Minister Rajnath 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