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Medical scam case: police obtain transit warrant for main accused 27.1.2015 Hindu: News
Crime Branch police have obtained transit warrant to bring the main accused in the Rs. 5 crore medical college seat scam case that was unearthed last week, from a prison in Bengaluru where he was l...
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Distinguished Alumni Awards presented at VIT 27.1.2015 Hindu: News
“Participation in National Service Scheme camps instilled a spirit of social service in me and has guided me in discharging my duties as panchayat president”, said K.M. Muniyappan, president of the...
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Governor reminds the rich their responsibility towards the poor 27.1.2015 deccanherald.com
Governor Vajubhai Vala on Monday said poverty could be eradicated if each of the well-off families adopts a poor family and takes up the responsibility of their upliftment. In his Republic Day address at the Field Marshal Manekshaw Parade Ground, he advocated the need for following 'Each one Teach One' policy to ensure that deprived children get education. "If we spend a small portion of what society has given us on poor families, we can see happiness all around. The wealthy class should think of the have-nots, so that everybody can eat like us and sleep in peace," he stated. Democratic governance and administration are tools for bringing in social change, which includes eradication of poverty, bringing equality and social justice. So, the democratic institution should be protected and the belief of people in democratic governance should be strengthened, he said, adding that there was a need to make more efforts to bring peace and happiness in the country. The Governor lauded the State government's ...
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VTU streamlines placement procedure 27.1.2015 deccanherald.com
The Central Placement Cell of Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) has introduced an online aptitude test for screening candidates eligible to sit in interviews for specific roles in companies. The test is tailor-made to suit the requirements of individual companies as and when they want to fill a certain number of posts, thereby serving as a platform to connect the right students with the right profiles in companies. "The test is company-specific and depends on the job role and expected aptitude for it. It includes technical and reasoning questions that are completely designed for selecting candidates as per the guidelines of a company. For example, for companies in the IT domain, questions will focus on the knowhow in IT industry. In the present year, Infosys wants to complete its recruitment to around 1,000 plus posts by February and so we have to make sure that the correct students get placed. Recruitment is a continuous process," said Geo D'Silva, placement officer at VTU. The centralised ...
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Cultural kaleidoscope unfolds as patriotic fervour pervades City 27.1.2015 deccanherald.com
Cultural programmes, competitions and flag-hoisting marked the celebration of 66th Republic Day in the City on Monday. The streets of Bengaluru echoed with patriotic songs. So did the premises of various schools and parks. Children took part zealously in the parades and drawing contests conducted in their schools. More than 10,000 people gathered at Krishna Rao Park, Basavanagudi, with some of them drawing paintings on different themes, including Republic Day. The Colorothon event also witnessed elderly citizens and the visually impaired people taking part. Paul Muddha, managing trustee of Snehadeep Trust for the Disabled that conducted the event, said select paintings would be auctioned off and the proceeds would be utilised for the welfare of the disabled. At Cubbon Park, various programmes were held to mark the occasion. Miss India Wheelchair 2014 winner Dr Rajalakshmi presided over the flag-hoisting ceremony. This was followed by a cleanliness drive under the Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan. Volunteers had ...
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He drew inspiration from old Mysuru 27.1.2015 Bangalore News, Bangalore City News | Cities News - Times of India
He drew inspiration from old Mysuru
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Canara Bank Honours Achievers 27.1.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Guv Highlights Centre’s Achievements on R-day 27.1.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Recordings of Subbulakshmi to be Out Soon 27.1.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Dissent Brews Over Nomination of Kasturirangan to VC Search Panel 27.1.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Deprived of Funds, Temperance Board Has Withdrawal Symptoms 27.1.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Dance to satiate passion 27.1.2015 newindianexpress.com
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The flame of knowledge 26.1.2015 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Delhi Public School Bangalore, South celebrated its Graduation Day recently. The programme started with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by Maqsood Ali Khan and Mansoor Ali Khan, members, Board of Management, Delhi Public School Bengaluru and Mysuru.

The Principal, Manju Sharma urged the students to help and serve others. Certificates of appreciation were given to the office-bearers and mementoes were presented to the graduating students. Renderings from the holy scriptures to invoke the blessings of the Almighty, musical performances and a theme-based dance performance made the evening a very memorable one.

The programme concluded with the candle-light ceremony where the theme was passing the 'Flame of Knowledge' to the graduating students.
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Empowering the marginalised 26.1.2015 Deccan Herald - Supplements
T here is a level of formality in the informality that prevails here. The students of Ananya Trust may have come from impoverished or broken families or run away from home, but after a few years of grooming they can stand on their own feet. Many have excelled in sports. Some are already working. Others have gone for higher studies and are also working part time. All of them are emotionally well-balanced and have great interpersonal skills. Jayanthi says that Ananya has been the root of her life. She, along with her sister Durga, have spent 10 years of their lives here. Today, Jayanthi is studying in I PUC, while her sister Durga is in II B Com in a college in Bangalore. Pallavi is studying in II year BBA and is also working part time in a corporate gifting firm. At present, there are 67 students at various stages of their life. These, of course, do not include those who have already taken wings and flown away. Equipped with knowledge Ananya Trust is a unique learning space for first generation learners ...
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Loss of B’luru’s character worried him 26.1.2015 TOI: Bangalore Times
Loss of B’luru’s character worried him
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Demand for varsity in Kolar gets louder 26.1.2015 deccanherald.com
The demand for a separate university for Kolar has grown loud with elected representatives from the district demanding setting up such a varsity from the next academic year itself. The elected representatives, officials and principals of government first grade colleges who took part in a meeting on splitting Bangalore University here on Monday, were unanimous on forming a separate varsity, with a distinct identity, for Kolar district. District in charge minister UTKhader, who chaired the meeting, has convened one more meeting of elected representatives from Kolar, Chikkaballapur and Hoskote to proceed further in the matter. The meeting is scheduled for February 2. Srinivaspur MLA KRRamesh Kumar suggested that the deputy commissioners of Kolar and Chikkaballapur districts should check availability of at least 150 acres of land in either of the districts for the campus of the proposed varsity. He asked Kolar DC Dr Trilok Chandra K Vto hold talks with his Chikkaballapur counterpart on the matter. The MLA ...
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IIM-B to host entrepreneurship education conference 26.1.2015 HBL: Industry & Economy
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM-B) and International Consortium for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research (ICIER) are jointly organising the ICIER 4th International Conference dur...
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Pomp, pageantry mark R-Day across India (States Roundup) 26.1.2015 All News-IANS Stories
Republic Day was Monday celebrated across India with gaiety and patriotic fervour, as leaders stressed the need of rooting out corruption and working for development while asking insurgents to shun violence.
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NRI venture capitalist plans social entrepreneurship centre in Hubli 26.1.2015 All Companies Stories
Deshpande's pet initiative Hubli Sandbox which aims at creating social entrepreneurship
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‘Sanskrit needs a touch of science’ 26.1.2015 Mysore - City - The Times of India
University of Mysore vice-chancellor K S Rangappa on Sunday said Sanskrit language, whose popularity is on the rise in recent years, needs a touch of science to reach greater heights.
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