first_imgLetterkenny Mayor Gerry McMonagle welcomed a No majority in the Letterkenny area, based on tallies.Tallies show that of the overall total number of people who voted – a total of 50.65% have voted no.Sinn Fein’s Cllr McMonagle said: “Letterkenny is a public sector town and despite the scare tactics of the Government, the people of the town have still come out and voted No to the austerity treaty.” Fine Gael have said the vote is being called a split vote in the Cathedral Town.Ends LETTERKENNY MAYOR WELCOMES SLIM NO VOTE IN TOWN was last modified: June 1st, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Mayor Gerry McMonaglelast_img read more

Karan Tacker takes to water like a Phi Phi-ish

first_imgSo, this is what happened when Karan Tacker, India’s popular TV actor and show host, met Thailand’s island superstar, the Phi Phi Islands.Karan Tacker suffered from aquaphobia before he developed his affinity for water. Photo courtesy: Twitter/Karan Tacker Tacker, the 29-year-old actor famous for his roles in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Love Ne Mila Di Jodi and for hosting The Voice India, visited the islands recently to get trained as a scuba diver. Tacker’s affinity with water underwent the same transformation as did Hrithik Roshan’s character in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.Tacker went to Oman for his first scuba diving experience. Photo courtesy: Twitter/Karan Thacker According to a report in Mid Day, Karan said, “I was aquaphobic and to get over my fear of water, I tried scuba diving in Oman. Surprisingly, I felt comfortable in deep water and now I am addicted to it. I also did a course in Phi Phi islands and am now a certified diver. I plan my vacation such that I can enjoy this sport.”Tacker recently did a scuba diving course at Phi Phi islands, Thailand. Photo courtesy: Twitter/Karan Thackerlast_img read more