Karunya U. bags award
Karunya - SIEMENS centre, the first Authorized Training Centre (ATC) in South India located in Karunya University campus, Coimbatore has bagged the award for the best Authorised training centre amongst all the other ATC’s spread across India.
The award was announced in the recently concluded ATC meet conducted at SIEMENS Ltd., Mumbai on 5th and 6th February, 2015.
The training centre was started in 2008 to provide quality training to industrial personnel and students. Over ... Read More
Will make Delhi a WiFi city in a year: CM Arvind Kejriwal
New Delhi: After a week in office, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said his government was going to cut power tariff and launch a free water scheme "very soon" in line with election promises made by Aam Aadmi Party.
Kejriwal said his government has already finalised a "blue-print" on issues relating to power and water which were focus areas for AAP during the election campaign while it willtake at least a year to make ... Read More
J&K gov to be headed by Mufti Mohammed Sayeed
New Delhi: Decks have been cleared for a PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir possibly within a week with both sides agreeing on a Common Minimum Programme (CMP) which is understood to have addressed controversial issues like Article 370 and AFSPA. Sources privy to the development said PDP patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, who is likely to be the Chief Minister for the entire six year term, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi early next week ... Read More
Kejriwal calls meeting to decide action plan for Delhi
Source : ANI
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has called a meeting of all departments and ministers today to outline the action plan for the national capital in the coming days.
All departments of the Delhi Government are going to give power point presentations to Kejriwal over the work done so far as well as the action plan for the near future.
Kejriwal had earlier instructed all government departments to give detailed presentations to him on how they ... Read More
Indo-Pak Peace Calendar Released in Chandigarh
Chandigarh, February 14: On Valentine day, the 3rd Indo-Pak Peace Calendar was released and discussion on ‘Sharing of hopes for mutual coexistence’ was jointly organized at People’s Convention Centre, Chandigarh by Yuvsatta, Peace Club of Dev Samaj College of Education and Aaghaz-e-Dosti, a joint Indo-Pak initiative of India-based Mission Bhartiyam and Pakistan-based The Catalyst – TC.
Giving information about the initiative Pramod Sharma, Coordinator, Yuvsatta shared that from last three years, this calendar is ... Read More
Archbishop Anil Couto urges PM to introduce reservation for Christian Dalits
Source : ANI
Archbishop Anil Joseph Thomas Couto, the Archbishop of Delhi, on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to introduce reservation for Christian Dalits, terming the denial of this privilege as 'unjust and discriminatory'.
"I would like to make an appeal to the Prime Minister on behalf of Christians of Dalit origin, who have been denied the privilege of reservation in the public sector from 1950 with a Presidential order that has not been reversed despite ... Read More
Controversial author to teach in Presidency, Chennai
Chennai: Perumal Murugan, who sparked off a controversy over his novel "Madorubhagan", whose story revolves around the problems faced by a childless peasant couple and the woman's attempt to get pregnant following a tradition of consensual sex with a stranger, left Arignar Anna Goverment Arts College, Namakkal, where he served for 14 long years and is expected to join the Tamil department of Presidency College in Chennai today.
Fearing for their life in their hometown, his ... Read More
Understanding Arvind Kejriwal's speech
Arvind Kejriwal’s speech to Delhi soon after being sworn in as Chief Minister today (14 February) by the Lt Governor has many subtle messages embedded in it. But fundamentally he was trying to do two things: one was to lower and reset public expectations from him after the overwhelming mandate his party got; and the other was to stake out a future position for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the national arena. The position ... Read More
Train derails near Bengaluru, 12 dead
Source : IANS
Bengaluru: Twelve passengers died and 30 were injured when the Bengaluru-Erankulam inter-city express derailed near Bengaluru early Friday, said Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.
Chandy, who spoke to Karnataka Home Minister K.J. George, told reporters in Kochi (for which Ernakulam is the railhead, and said a Kerala delegation led by Electricity Minister Aryadan Mohammed has left for the accident site.
The incident occurred at 7.35 a.m. when the engine and eight coaches of the express ... Read More
Modi 'positive' about single authority running Delhi, says Manish Sisodia
New Delhi: AAP leader Manish Sisodia, who is all set to become Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "positive" about a single authority running Delhi rather than multiple authorities like MCD, NDMC, central government and state government ruling it in bits and parts.
Earlier in the day, Delhi's chief minister designate Arvind Kejriwal accompanied by Sisodia met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence.
Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia meet ... Read More