A beachside villa for under a million is one of the best buys on Mermaid Beach

first_img2/39 Peerless Avenue, Mermaid Beach.A three-bedroom Mermaid Beach villa on the Coast’s priciest suburb has sold for $975,000.Andrew Ramsey from Black Label Property helped sealed the deal for the 100sq m home at 2/39 Peerless Ave.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North7 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day ago“It has been refurbished with a timeless classic style and open spaces,” Ramsey said. “It is a beautifully presented home ready for the new buyers to move straight in.Positioned 100 steps from the front door to the beach, the property features stylish silky oak floor boards in the downstairs living areas and 3m high ceilings.The property comes with a back yard patio with a protected awning for outdoor entertaining.2/39 Peerless Avenue, Mermaid Beachlast_img read more

258 athletes shortlisted by SAI mission Olympic Cell

first_imgNEW DELHI: 258 athletes have been shortlisted in 12 sporting disciplines by the Sports Authority of India’s (SAI) Mission Olympic Cell who will be part of the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) Developmental Group, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said on Wednesday. This includes 85 who were selected before the start of the lockdown, said the Sport Authority of India (SAI).16 athletes have been shortlisted in athletics, 34 in archery, 27 in badminton, 4 in cycling, 7 in table tennis, 70 in shooting, 14 in swimming, 11 in judo, 36 in boxing, 16 in weightlifting, 5 in rowing and 18 in wrestling. “Establishing Junior TOPS and extending support to the developmental group is a critical measure to realize India’s dream of being among the Top 10 countries in the 2028 Olympics. It takes 8 years to groom an athlete into an Olympic medal probable and we have started right on time for the 2028 Olympics,” Rijiju said at the review meeting held by the ministry and SAI. Formal induction of the athletes in the development group would be undertaken after setting an effective monitoring mechanism for an athlete’s progress in the long run. Towards this, it has been decided that performance benchmarks will be established for individual athletes for next four years, in consultation with all stakeholders, including the athlete, coach, High Performance Directors/ Chief National Coach of National Sports Federations (NSF). A monthly Out Of Pocket Allowance of Rs. 25,000 will be given to every athlete. (IANS) Also Watch: #NewsMakers: Bharat Bhushan Dev Choudhury, Sec. General Administration, Gov. of Assam, Dispurlast_img read more