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first_imgSAN SALVADOR — The Salvadoran castaway who says he spent 13 months adrift in the Pacific returned home Tuesday to his homeland. He landed in El Salvador at 8:30 p.m. local time.José Salvador Alvarenga traveled by plane back to Central America, two weeks after the fisherman washed ashore in the Marshall Islands and told the world he had floated 12,500 kilometers (8,000 miles) in a small boat.Sporting a new haircut and a clean shave, the 37-year-old was heading home to a family that thought he was dead until he emerged, recounting how he ate raw fish and birds and drank urine and turtle blood to survive.“He could have died. But thanks to God my cousin is a warrior, because I don’t know what would have happened to another person,” said Marisol Alvarenga, 35, who had come to the airport with another cousin to wait for his arrival.“We are happy he is coming back after so much time,” she said.His original departure from the Marshall Islands was delayed until Monday due to a health setback. After a stop in Hawaii, he flew to Los Angeles where he underwent a medical examination to decide whether he could board the final flight home, a Salvadoran foreign ministry official told AFP.Alvarenga, who left El Salvador more than a decade ago, was living on Mexico’s southern coast when he says he went on an ill-fated shark fishing trip in late 2012 with a companion who later died.In his home village of Garita Palmera, on El Salvador’s west coast, his parents and 14-year-old daughter, Fatima, decorated their humble brick home with blue balloons and palm leaves for his arrival.“We are preparing to welcome him. It is joy for all of us,” his father Ricardo Orellana told AFP from the fishing and beach village.The fisherman says he lived in a seven-meter (24-foot) fiberglass boat for 13 months, enduring the odyssey by grabbing turtles off the water and snatching approaching birds.He told AFP last week that his crewmate, 24-year-old Ezequiel Cordoba, could not stomach the food and starved to death four months into the voyage.Cordoba’s family in the southern Mexico state of Chiapas say they want Alvarenga to tell them what happened, though they do not blame him for his death.Alvarenga’s miraculous story was met with some doubt when images first emerged of him, his hair shaggy and sporting a bushy beard, but looking plump.But officials have said his story checks out, and survival experts concede living in such conditions is theoretically possible.Fishermen in the Mexican village of Chocohuital backed up his story, saying they went looking for him when he disappeared in late 2012. They say pictures of his boat in the Marshall Islands confirm it is his.The Salvadoran government has disclosed little about his emotional return home, insisting that Alvarenga wanted privacy after giving a flurry of media interviews while in the Marshall Islands.“His family and him say they feel inundated by the constant calls and requests from the media and have asked us to transmit their (privacy) request,” said Foreign Minister Jaime Miranda.Alvarenga was expected to get another medical examination in El Salvador before heading to his village.The fisherman was in and out of hospital in the Marshall Islands, suffering from dehydration and a range of ailments including back pain, swollen joints and lethargy.In Garita Palmera, villagers were looking forward to hearing his story of survival, which some said they believe, including young fishermen.“I would like for him to sit with us here on the beach and tell us about his adventure,” said Tomas Leiva, 17, dragging a fishing net.“For us youngsters, it would help us learn to survive.” Facebook Comments Related posts:Details of Salvadoran castaway’s Marshalls arrival emerge Emotional Salvadoran shipwreck survivor meets dead mate’s kin Hot wheels, cold cash: Police discover more than $1 million hidden in truck tires After 7 months on the run, El Salvador’s ex-President Flores turns himself inlast_img

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first_img Agents & Brokers Attorneys & Title Companies Capital Economics Investment Investors Lenders & Servicers National Association of Realtors Service Providers Trulia 2013-07-08 Krista Franks Brock Following a recent “”report from Trulia””: stating foreign interest in the U.S. housing market is on the decline, “”Capital Economics””: reported Monday foreign investment is “”peripheral”” to our nation’s housing market recovery. [IMAGE]””A couple of years ago, a lot was being made of the potential for foreign buyers to come to the rescue of the housing market,”” Capital Economics said. “”We were dubious of these claims at the time, and a recent “”NAR [National Association of Realtors] survey””: seems to have proven our doubts well-founded.”” The “”NAR””: reported foreign buyers accounted for 6.3 percent of all existing home sales and 3.2 percent of all transactions over the 12-month period ending in March. Sales to foreign investors declined by $14.3 billion from the previous year, according to NAR. The association [COLUMN_BREAK]attributes about $8.8 billion of the decline to lower prices and about $5.5 billion to a decrease in sales transactions to foreign buyers. Weakening currencies are deterring foreign buyers, according to Capital Economics. However, China is the exception. The greatest share of foreign buyers come to the U.S. from Canada, China, Mexico, the United Kingdom, India, and Germany–in that order–according to Capital Economics. As the dollar grows more favorable, even underpriced U.S. markets appear more expensive to foreign buyers. However, the Chinese renminbi has strengthened, and Chinese investment in the U.S. housing market has grown from 5 percent five years ago to 11 percent last year. California is benefitting from Chinese investment, according to Capital Economics. Chinese buyers have contributed to 17 percent of foreign sales in the state this year as opposed to 11 percent last year. While China’s GDP growth is projected to slow next year, Capital Economics believes “”wealth creation at the top of Chinese society, coupled with a slow but steady strengthening of the renminbi, should see Chinese interest in US housing continue to grow.”” Despite the growing interest from China, the analytics firm “”doubt[s] foreigners will make much of a contribution to the recovery”” due to further strengthening of the dollar and “”challenging”” economic conditions abroad. July 8, 2013 455 Views Experts: Foreign Buyers Not Bolstering Recoverycenter_img in Data Sharelast_img


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first_imgAs part of a new Europol ‘postcard’ campaign, Cyprus police are urging Ivan Milovanovic, wanted since 2012 for armed robberies, to return to the island.The postcard is one of 21 that feature in Europol’s five-day campaign, launched on Friday, to remind members of the public across Europe of the faces of wanted people, and helping secure information that could lead to their arrest.Each of the 21 postcards features one suspect wanted by one of the Europol members with a message best suited to them, according to the offence they are connected with.In the Cyprus postcard, the local police invite Milovanovic, 42, – a member of the Pink Panther crime ring – “back to Aphrodite’s island”.“The beach is full of oysters, pearls and us waiting for you,” the postcard said.Milovanovic who is from Serbia, was matched with DNA to three different cases concerning armed robbery in a jewellery shop, and attempted robbery and possession of robbery equipment, which were committed in Cyprus in 2012.In Europol’s most wanted list are also 49-year-old Aleks Burreli from Albania in connection with the Ayia Napa gangland shooting last year and Norwegian national, Leif Torkel Grimsrud, 49, who abducted his four-year-old daughter in April.The postcards may be found here: You May LikeFigLeaf Beta AppHow to Become Fully Anonymous Online in Less Than 3 Minutes? Better safe than sorryFigLeaf Beta AppUndoYahoo SearchResearch Compact SUVs. New SUVs May Make You Want To Trade Yours In Today – See For Yourself!Yahoo SearchUndoCity BeautyDo This To Fix Sagging Jowls Without SurgeryCity BeautyUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img

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services will have to pay Rs 200 for a fresh form as applications were not invited for firemen in 2011 The IG further said the candidatesthis timewill have to mention the name of board from where they completed their Class X exam along with the roll number He said this has been done to avoid any age-related cheating that may arise later in the recruitment process The board is inviting applications for the recruitment of 35500 constables for Civil Police4033 for Provincial Arms Constabulary (PAC) and 2077 for Fire Services The board hadin 2009-2010recruited over 36000 constables for UP Police These constables have already completed their training and are serving with the police stations and at various units of the state police For all the latest Lucknow News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Allahabad | Published: July 9 2013 4:07 am Related News The Allahabad High Court on Monday commuted the death sentence to life imprisonmentawarded to three personsincluding a womanin connection with the murder of a 70-year-old woman in their house in Chandauli district in 2005 The accused brothers Ram Ashish and Ram Dheerajand their motherMangari Devi had allegedly killed the woman in the hope that one of them (Ashish) would get cured of his mental illnessif they sacrificed a Brahmin The three were awarded death sentence by the trial court in October 2012 Passing the order on their appeal against the death sentencea division bench of Justices Amar Saran and Bachchoo Lal said that although the prosecution established the complicity of the accused in the crimethe case did not fall in the category of the rarest of the rare andthereforeit was being commuted to life imprisonment The court said: The present case cannot be regarded a case of such extreme brutalityas there was no decapitation of the head of the deceasedbut at the highest on the prosecution allegations the deceased appears to have been belaboured with some blunt objects to free the accusedAshishfrom the spiritwhich had afflicted him and for restoring his sanity There was no forcible abduction or quest for any financial gain?NCCS partner?received the award from NIF Chairperson Dr R A Mashelkar Dr Kundu and his team studied the effect of six plant-derived extracts on a melanoma model and demonstrated inhibition of cancer cell motility and tumour growth by one of these formulations Further studies will be required to validate the significance of these findings in anti-cancer therapy The award was given to NCCS in recognition of this valuable partnershipwhich champions NIFs initiative to advocate outstanding traditional knowledge NCCS has been active in promoting science for the benefit of society with the NIF-NCCS partnershipin addition to contributing through basic research that addresses public health issues like infectious diseasesdiabetes and cancer The NIFan autonomous body of the Department of Science and TechnologyGoIis a pivotal national initiative with a mission to help India become a creativeknowledge-based society by supporting grassroots technological innovators and fostering traditional knowledge For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Shantanu David | Published: July 14 2013 3:51 am Related News Le Bistro Du Parc recently opened in Defence Colonys DDA Market Never having been to the location beforewe were confident of finding it nonethelessbeing armed with a new driver and Google Navigation on the phone The phone died while we were still some distance away and the driver turned out to be an imbecile Finally after being battered by raindropsand much honking we arrived The restaurantwith its cool tiled interiorsquaint wooden furnitureand apron-clad patronne did much to restore our temperevoking memories of Gerald Durells sensuous non-zoological books The restaurant has an authentic bistro feeland the chalkboard menuwith its selection of startersmains and desserts changing regularly At 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