Swedish Riksbank more hawkish

first_imgMonday 28 February 2011 8:03 pm Share whatsapp Tags: NULL Despite soft retail and price data, interest rates in Sweden are expected to rise further in coming months, after minutes of the February Riksbank meeting revealed an increasingly hawkish tone. KCS-content center_img whatsapp Show Comments ▼ Swedish Riksbank more hawkish by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastPeople TodayNewborn’s Strange Behavior Troubles Mom, 40 Years Later She Finds The Reason Behind ItPeople TodaySerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeautooverload.comDeclassified Vietnam War Photos The Public Wasn’t Meant To Seeautooverload.comElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite HeraldDrivepedia20 Of The Most Underrated Vintage CarsDrivepedia Read This NextNew England Patriots’ Cam Newton says no extra motivation from Mac Jones’SportsnautRicky Schroder Calls Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl ‘Ignorant Punk’ forThe WrapCNN’s Brian Stelter Draws Criticism for Asking Jen Psaki: ‘What Does theThe WrapDid Donald Trump Wear His Pants Backwards? Kriss Kross Memes Have AlreadyThe WrapPink Floyd’s Roger Waters Denies Zuckerberg’s Request to Use Song in Ad:The WrapHarvey Weinstein to Be Extradited to California to Face Sexual AssaultThe Wrap’Black Widow’ First Reactions: ‘This Is Like the MCU’s Bond Movie’The Wrap2 HFPA Members Resign Citing a Culture of ‘Corruption and Verbal Abuse’The Wrap’The View’: Meghan McCain Calls VP Kamala Harris a ‘Moron’ for BorderThe Wraplast_img read more

Access Bank Limited (ACCESS.ng) 2013 Abridged Report

first_imgAccess Bank Limited (ACCESS.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2013 abridged results.For more information about Access Bank Limited (ACCESS.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Access Bank Limited (ACCESS.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Access Bank Limited (ACCESS.ng)  2013 abridged results.Company ProfileAccess Bank Plc is a leading financial institution offering banking products and services for the retail, private, corporate and institutional and non-institutional sectors in Africa and Europe. The company offers solutions for corporate and investment banking, commercial banking, personal banking and business banking. In addition to transactional banking, Access Bank Plc offers cash management and treasury services, project and structured finance, supply chain and trade finance as well as insurance, brokerage services, liquidity management and debt management programmes. The company was established in 1989 and has grown its national and international footprint to approximately 300 branches. Access Bank Plc’s head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Access Bank Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

Why I’d buy FTSE 100 shares in this stock market rally

first_img Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. 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Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Why I’d buy FTSE 100 shares in this stock market rally Despite the recent stock market rally, many FTSE 100 shares continue to trade significantly below their levels from a year ago. The lead index currently trades around 10% down on its pre-coronavirus level. Therefore, there may be opportunities to buy high-quality businesses while they trade at low prices.Furthermore, the index has a long track record of growth. This could mean it offers further opportunities to make a worthwhile total return in the coming years. Certainly after what has been a volatile year for many investors.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…FTSE 100 shares with total return prospectsOf course, identifying which FTSE 100 shares have strong total return prospects over the long run isn’t an exact science. All shares come with a significant amount of risk compared to many other mainstream assets. There’s never any guarantee of any return in future. And there’s also the risk of losing money on an investment in the stock market.However, at the present time, many of the risks facing the world economy may be priced into the valuations of large-cap shares. Certainly, forecasts can prove to be very wrong. However, many leading economists, such as those from the World Bank, estimate that the world economy will deliver strong growth as coronavirus risks recede.This may provide opportunities for today’s undervalued shares to deliver improving financial performances that are reflected positively in their stock prices.Past performance of large-cap sharesThe past performance of FTSE 100 shares is often overlooked by investors when deciding how to apportion their capital. For example, the index currently trades at a similar price to where it was over 20 years ago.However, in that time it’s paid a generous dividend. Furthermore, its performance since inception in 1984 is relatively strong. Its capital growth and reinvested dividends equate to an annualised total return in excess of 8% at its current price level.Although such returns aren’t guaranteed in future, the past performance of the index suggests it can deliver impressive returns. Certainly compared to other popular investment destinations – including other equity indexes.Risks from buying large-cap sharesWhile FTSE 100 shares are deemed risky, they may be more stable than smaller companies. For example, they could have more robust balance sheets due to their size. What’s more, they may be less dependent on a small number of customers for their sales. Given the uncertain economic outlook, they may offer less risk that makes them more attractive on a long-term basis.As such, now could be the right time to start buying FTSE 100 stocks for the long run. Their low valuations, track record of growth and size and scale advantages could allow them to outperform other popular assets in the coming years. Certainly after what has been a very challenging period for many investors. Enter Your Email Address I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement. Get the full details on this £5 stock now – while your report is free. Image source: Getty Images. FREE REPORT: Why this £5 stock could be set to surge Peter Stephens | Friday, 5th February, 2021 See all posts by Peter Stephenslast_img read more

Manu Tuilagi hearing set

first_imgTuilagi will appear in London on Wednesday 18 May at 5pm, before a panel of Jeff Blackett, Philip Evans and Jeremy Summers, at the Offices of the Judge Advocate General, Royal Courts of Justice following a report by the independent citing officer Alan Mansell. LEICESTER, ENGLAND – MAY 14: Saints wing Chris Ashton (c) congratulates Leicester number 13, Manu Tuilagi after the Aviva Premiership Semi Final between Leicester Tigers and Northampton Saints at Welford Road on May 14, 2011 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images) LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALScenter_img Manu Tuilagi and Chris Ashton clash at the Premiership semi-finalLeicester centre Manu Tuilagi has been cited after punching Chris Ashton in Saturday’a Aviva Premiership semi-final against Northampton.last_img read more

Tsai residence / HHF Architects + Ai Weiwei

first_img “COPY” 2008 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/12806/tsai-residence-hhf-architects-ai-weiwei Clipboard United States Houses Tsai residence / HHF Architects + Ai Weiwei Text description provided by the architects. The Tsai Residence is a country house designed for two young art collectors. The design reflects their request for simple abstract looking piece, sitting almost without scale on top of the vaste property, which is located two hours upstate from New York City. Save this picture!The four equal sized boxes are built as simple wood construction covered with corrugated metal panels on the outside and wood and gypsum panels on the inside. The floor plan is based on the needs of a traditional country house. Only partially the organization of the rooms is a direct consequence of the rigid outer form. Save this picture!The Living Room focuses on the different light conditions needed for an existing and future art collection, while the great view into the nearby countryside is present without being dominant. The sequence of the different rooms reflects the idea of a private gallery. Natural light is coming into the spaces through the openings in between the outer boxes.Project gallerySee allShow lessAD Futures #1: ICE – Ideas for Contemporary EnvironmentsArticlesSuntro House / Jorge Hernandez de la GarzaSelected Projects Share Projects Tsai residence / HHF Architects + Ai WeiweiSave this projectSaveTsai residence / HHF Architects + Ai Weiwei “COPY”center_img Year:  Save this picture!+ 35 Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/12806/tsai-residence-hhf-architects-ai-weiwei Clipboard CopyHouses•Ancram, United States Area:  375 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project ArchDaily Architects: Ai Weiwei, HHF Architects Area Area of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeHHF ArchitectsOfficeFollowAi WeiweiOfficeFollowProductGlass#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesAncramWoodHousesUnited StatesPublished on February 02, 2009Cite: “Tsai residence / HHF Architects + Ai Weiwei” 02 Feb 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogPartitionsSkyfoldVertically Folding Operable Walls – Classic™ SeriesVinyl Walls3MArchitectural Finishes DI-NOC in Ned Ludd Public HouseShower ColumnshansgroheOverhead ShowersWindowsKalwall®Kalwall® in Featherstone High SchoolLightsLouis PoulsenLamps – LP Slim BoxSealantsEffisusBi-adhesive Tape – 2BondDSConcrete FloorsSikaIndustrial Floor CoatingsPlantersJakobGreen Walls – GreenKitUrban ApplicationsPunto DesignPunto Benches and Litter Bins in Public Space ImprovementsPaintKEIMMineral Paint for Concrete – KEIM Concretal®-WArmchairs / Couches / Futons / PoufsFreifrauArmchair High – MarlaAcousticBASWA acousticThermal-Acoustic System – BASWA CoreMore products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?蔡氏住宅 / HHF Architects + Ai Weiwei是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

Hoosier Farmers Reminded of Duracade Stewardship Responsibilities as Harvest Progresses

first_img As harvest shifts into high gear, the Indiana Corn Marketing Council is reminding Hoosier farmers to adhere to existing stewardship agreements and make sure a certain corn biotech trait known as Duracade is handled properly. ICMC and the U.S. Grains Council, a national organization that works with customers of U.S. corn, DDGS, barley and sorghum from 10 offices worldwide, are stressing to farmers the importance of keeping in mind the needs of overseas customers.  “We want to remind farmers of the importance in taking the necessary steps to protect our trade integrity,” said Dennis Maple, ICMC president. “Especially because of our proximity to the Ohio River, a major trade artery to foreign markets, Hoosier farmers have a vital responsibility to help protect our trade channels. We need to keep in mind that the first purchasers of our corn crop are usually not the end users, with 40 percent of Indiana’s corn shop being exported out of state or even around the world.”Agrisure Duracade is a seed trait offered by Syngenta to help rootworm control. The trait is approved in the United States for production and use and is approved for import by Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Taiwan, Australia and New Zealand. However, no amount of Duracade in corn shipments is approved in China or the European Union.  “Decisions made on the farm can have big international trade impacts,” said Tom Sleight, U.S. Grains Council president and CEO. “With the new crop coming in, it is extremely important that producers as well as the entire value chain strictly adhere to the Agrisure Duracade stewardship program on the farm and as the grain makes its way to customers.”If corn containing this trait were to inadvertently leak into export channels, U.S. grain shipments to these key markets risk rejection and potential closure to U.S. exports until regulatory approval is received in these countries.“Everyone who handles Duracade grain on and off the farm needs to understand the importance of following the established stewardship guidelines,” said Rosalind Leeck, ICMC’s Director of Grain Marketing. “Any amount of Duracade corn in the trade channels can have very significant implications for the marketplace.”Syngenta began a limited-acre introductory launch of Agrisure Duracade for the 2014 crop year, and Agrisure Duracade corn is just beginning to enter U.S. distribution channels. It’s critical that corn containing this trait be segregated from export cargoes headed to countries in which it has not yet been approved.Syngenta and its grain handler partner, Gavilon, are working to make sure all farmers growing Duracade are aware of how to strictly adhere to the stewardship program protocols. Gavilon also guarantees its ability to pick up and purchase – at fair market price – any Agrisure Duracade corn for which an appropriate buyer cannot be found.  The Chinese market is particularly sensitive to traits the country’s regulators have not yet approved. The Chinese market for U.S. corn and DDGS (distiller’s dried grains with solubles) is currently being disrupted by another trait known as MIR 162, which is approved in the U.S. and around the world but not in China.Producers with questions about the appropriate marketing of Agrisure Duracade corn should contact their local seed provider or call Gavilon’s Duracade Desk at 1-844-559-1500“We are glad our growers have the option to take advantage of new technologies like the Agrisure Duracade trait as soon as they become available, but with that opportunity comes the responsibility for managing a technology that has not yet obtained global approval,” said Leeck.  “As farmers are making their seed purchasing decisions for next year’s crop, they need to weigh their need for specific traits with the potential issues and increased stewardship responsibilities in grain handling.”Farmers can learn more about the appropriate stewardship of biotech traits through the National Corn Growers Association’s Know Before You Grow website at www.knowbeforeyougrow.com.  By Gary Truitt – Sep 23, 2014 Hoosier Farmers Reminded of Duracade Stewardship Responsibilities as Harvest Progresses SHARE Home Indiana Agriculture News Hoosier Farmers Reminded of Duracade Stewardship Responsibilities as Harvest Progresses Facebook Twitter Facebook Twitter SHARE Previous articleEPA Abandons Key Farm Case in West VirginiaNext articleSoy Growers Can See for Themselves the Value of Checkoff Gary Truittlast_img read more

Call for investigation into Limerick mother and baby homes

first_imgAdvertisement A LOCAL Republican Sinn Fein (RSF) activist is calling for the Good Shepherd convent and other institutions in the city where the Catholic Church were involved, to be investigated in light of the recent mother and baby home scandal in Tuam.Sean O’Neill maintains that the latest revelations represent yet another harrowing aspect of the relationship between Church and State in post Civil War Ireland. The Limerick RSF activist insists that all the other institutions where the Catholic Church were involved in State policy must also be examined.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The Good Shepherd institution opened on Clare Street in 1848. Now home to Limerick School of Art and Design (LSAD), it served as a Magdalene Laundry for over a century. Mr O’Neill feels the role of the nuns at the convent must now be probed.“In Limerick, the Good Shepherd nuns ran an industrial school and a laundry where young children were incarcerated until they reached 16 years. The laundry was a commercial undertaking using child labour and the conditions seemed to be prison like,” Mr O’Neill claims.He went on to say that young girls at the Good Shepherd Convent were marched along the streets of Limerick on various outings to the city like “prisoners being paraded”.“There seemed to be no concern for their dignity or privacy and the name the Good Shepherd struck fear into the hearts of many Limerick boys and girls who were threatened with the place by their parents. The spectre of the Good Shepherd was used to frighten their children such was the reputation of the institution in Limerick,” he said. Email Print Facebook WhatsApp Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Linkedin Twitter Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” center_img NewsLocal NewsCall for investigation into Limerick mother and baby homesBy Alan Jacques – June 19, 2014 2349 Vanishing Ireland podcast documenting interviews with people over 70’s, looking for volunteers to share their stories RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleMarx Brothers set to take to screen in People’s ParkNext articleConclave Games attracts international participants Alan Jacqueshttp://www.limerickpost.ie WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival TAGSGood Shepherd conventlimerickRepublican Sinn FeinSean O’Neill last_img read more

Limerick entrepreneur goes to new level with dive business

first_imgBilly Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Previous articleSon of Michael Hartnett to be keynote speaker at festival in LimerickNext articleDocklands plan adding to Limerick regeneration jigsaw Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live LIMERICK may have been his home up until the age of 17, but it was on foreign shores that Greg Wixted found the key to entrepreneurial success.And its the Atlantic Ocean that’s providing the backdrop for his latest business venture, a chain of scuba diving resorts that arose from a bet after a night out.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Greg joined with his French business partner, David Clivet, to establish Blue Explorers Resorts which will open next May on the island of Gran Canaria. “Our resort will be first Blue Explorers’ flagship specialist diving and adventure destination in an adventure tourism sector that is worth more than €6 billion in Europe alone,” he explained.“We wanted to combine our passion for diving and adventure sport with our love of marine life, and our belief that adventure holidays should offer a great alternative to the traditional beach holiday, with the focus on service in and out of the water.”“Ireland is a key market for the resort business with more than 500,000 visitors a year coming to the Canary Islands. In fact, 15 per cent of our bookings have come from Ireland since we launched our marketing campaign.“We’re looking forward to welcoming our first guests this May and to our second venture in Tenerife next year. Our plan is to open one a year for the next five to ten years!“My vision would be to open one in Kilkee, where I spent my summers as a child and the diving off the west coast is some of the best in Europe,” he said.The first resort is located on the south-west coast of Gran Canaria and the entire workforce will be made up of divers – from the chefs to resort managers.“We are investing around €500,000 into the resort and looking to raise a further €3 million to keep rolling out the concept across the Canary Islands, Europe and further afield,” the Limerick man explained.Greg Wixted launched his first restaurant business at the age of 23, selling it on within three years before going on to work in the marketing and advertising industry. In 2009, he established his own creative agency with offices in Europe and the Middle East before becoming involved in the recruitment industry. He was the recipient of a lifetime achievement award from the Federation of Small Business in 2016.See more Limerick news here TAGSBlue Explorers ResortsGran CanariaGreg Wixtedlimerick The Limerick man has set up a new dedicated dive business in Gran Canaria Email Twitter BusinessLimerickNewsLimerick entrepreneur goes to new level with dive businessBy Staff Reporter – March 27, 2018 4895 Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Print Facebook Advertisement WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Linkedinlast_img read more

Despite Pandemic, Fewer Homeowners Missing Payments

first_imgHome / Daily Dose / Despite Pandemic, Fewer Homeowners Missing Payments Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Previous: The Sky’s the Limit With SFR Next: How Parents Feel About the Homes They Lead Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago 24 days ago 719 Views in Daily Dose, Featured, Journal, News The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Share Save COVID-19 Edward Seiler Gary V. Engelhardt Michael D. Eriksen Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA) 2021-05-06 Eric C. Peck Eric C. Peck has 20-plus years’ experience covering the mortgage industry, he most recently served as Editor-in-Chief for The Mortgage Press and National Mortgage Professional Magazine. Peck graduated from the New York Institute of Technology where he received his B.A. in Communication Arts/Media. After graduating, he began his professional career with Videography Magazine before landing in the mortgage space. Peck has edited three published books and has served as Copy Editor for Entrepreneur.com. Subscribe Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago  Print This Post Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days agocenter_img About Author: Eric C. Peck Sign up for DS News Daily The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Related Articles Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA) found that slightly under five million households did not make their rent or mortgage payments in March 2021, an improvement from data recorded in December 2020, and the lowest number since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic“Housing-Related Financial Distress During the Pandemic,” RIHA’s study co-authored by Gary V. Engelhardt, Professor of Economics in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, and Michael D. Eriksen, Associate Professor of Real Estate at the University of Cincinnati, found that 7.7% of renters (2.56 million households) missed, delayed, or made a reduced payment in March 2021, while 4.9% homeowners (2.33 million) missed their mortgage payment.”The rapidly improving economy and labor market, increased vaccination rates, and promising trend of declining COVID-19 cases all bode well for those who are still facing unemployment or underemployment because of the pandemic,” said Engelhardt. “However, millions of families are still facing economic distress, despite improving conditions since last March.”Overall, 23.7% of renters and 14.2% of homeowners have missed at least one housing payment during the pandemic, but only 8.6% of renters and 6.8% of homeowners missed more than two payments.The report found that landlords continue to play a key role in helping renters, with 76.3% of renters making all their rental payments over the last 12 months, 10.7% having missed one payment, 4.4% missing two payments, 2.5% missing three payments, and 6.1% missing four or more payments. On average, in Q1, 9.8% of renters received permission from their landlord to delay or reduce their monthly payment.Rental property owners reportedly lost as much as $7.85 billion in Q1 revenue from missed rent payments, up from over $7.41 billion in Q4. Over the past year, aggregate missed rental payments have reached $35 billion.RHIA’s analysis concluded 85.8% of homeowners made all their mortgage payments, with 5.6% missing just one payment, 1.8% missing two payments, 1.4% missing three payments, and 5.4% missing four or more payments. On average, in Q1 of 2021, 16.0% of homeowners received permission from their lender to delay or reduce their monthly payment (by week), down from 17.8% in Q4 of 2020. In aggregate, total missed mortgage payments were estimated to be approximately $13.2 billion for Q1 of 2021, versus $14.5 billion for Q4 of 2020. Over the first year of the pandemic, aggregate missed mortgage payments reached almost $68 billion.Of those receiving unemployment insurance (UI) benefits, the number of renters rose from 3% at the beginning of April 2020 to 7% by the end of September. UI benefits have trended down very slowly since, to just over 6% in the first two weeks of April 2021. The share of homeowners receiving unemployment benefits has trended slightly down to approximately 7% in the first two weeks of April 2021.”The expected acceleration in hiring and economic growth during the rest of the year should help most affected households resume their housing and student debt payments before expanded unemployment benefits expire at the end of September,” said Edward Seiler, Executive Director of the RHIA, and MBA’s AVP of Housing Economics.Click here to view RHIA’s “Housing-Related Financial Distress During the Pandemic” report. Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Despite Pandemic, Fewer Homeowners Missing Payments Tagged with: COVID-19 Edward Seiler Gary V. Engelhardt Michael D. Eriksen Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA) Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days agolast_img read more

Once The Investigation Is Completed It Is Mandatory For The Police To Inform The Informant About Action Taken: Tripura High Court

first_imgNews UpdatesOnce The Investigation Is Completed It Is Mandatory For The Police To Inform The Informant About Action Taken: Tripura High Court Sparsh Upadhyay5 March 2021 2:36 AMShare This – xThe Tripura High Court on Monday (01st February) directed the State Government to ensure that the requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C. are ‘scrupulously followed’ in all cases. The Bench of Chief Justice Akil Kureshi and Justice S. G. Chattopadhyay specifically directed the Home Department of the State Government to issue a proper circular addressed to all police…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe Tripura High Court on Monday (01st February) directed the State Government to ensure that the requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C. are ‘scrupulously followed’ in all cases. The Bench of Chief Justice Akil Kureshi and Justice S. G. Chattopadhyay specifically directed the Home Department of the State Government to issue a proper circular addressed to all police stations requiring the Officer-in-Charge of the police station and the Investigating Officer to comply with the requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C. in all cases. Plea before the Court The Court was hearing a plea filed by one Sri Bhaskar Deb raising an issue that the State Police authorities are not following the mandate of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C. in a large number of cases. It may be noted that the said provision [Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C.] makes it mandatory for the officer-in-charge of the police station to communicate the action taken by him to the first informant upon the completion of the investigation. This Section reads as under, “(ii) The officer shall also communicate, in such manner as may be prescribed by the State Government, the action taken by him, to the person, if any, by whom the information relating to the commission of the offence was first given.” In this backdrop, the grievance of the petitioner was that the requirement of this Provision was being breached in numerous cases in the State. He also cited several instances where despite completion of investigation the first informant was completely in dark about the developments. The petitioner also annexed affidavits of several complainants, who had filed first information before the concerned police station and they were not communicated the result of the completion of the investigation. The Counsel for the petitioner pointed out that all the instances pertained to West Tripura District. He, therefore, submitted that if in the urban centers of the State, the requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C. were not being fulfilled then the situation in the rural centers would be much worse. Court’s observations Taking into account the response filed by the State of Tripura, wherein the issues raised by the Petiitoner were not denied or disputed, the Court said, “We have no basis to discard the instances cited by the petitioner where the requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P. C. may not have been strictly followed.” The Court further noted, “The said provision is meant to convey to the first informant, the result of the completion of the investigation and in a given case, if he wants to contest the police report. When the first informant, who in large number of cases may be the victim or the heir of the victim is not conveyed the result of the completion of the police investigation, the same would undoubtedly breach the requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C.” Thus, the respondents were therefore directed to ensure that the said requirements of Section 173 (2) (ii) of Cr.P.C. are scrupulously followed in all cases and proper directions be issued in this regard. Case title – Sri Bhaskar Deb v. The State of Tripura and another [W.P. (C) (PIL) No.07/2020] Click Here To Download OrderRead OrderNext Storylast_img read more