Category archives: Oranganisation

16 Dead, 100 Injured In Boiler Blast At NTPC Power Plant In Uttar Pradesh

16 Dead, 100 Injured In Boiler Blast At NTPC Power Plant In Uttar Pradesh At least 16 people were killed and around 100 injured in an explosion at a government-run coal-fired power plant in Uttar Pradesh’s Rae Bareli district on Wednesday afternoon. A statement from the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) reported a “sudden abnormal sound” around 3.30pm at a recently commissioned 500 megawatt unit of the 1550 megawatt (MW) […]

REEL ASIAN BRINGS INSPIRING VOICES, COMPELLING STORIES AND CINEMATIC TREASURES TO THIS YEAR'S EDITION

Festival announces full programming lineup including BROTHERHOOD OF BLADES II BAD GENIUS, IN YOUR DREAMS, MY DEAR ART, among others Festival runs November 9 to 18, 2017 Public tickets on sale today at reelasian.com (Toronto – October 12, 2017) The Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival (Reel Asian),presented by National Bank, today announced its complete programming lineup for the 21st edition. Returning programmes includes Marquee, Vista, Pulse, Reel Asian X, Wee Asian and Reel […]

Facebook adds new feature to encourage blood donation in India

Social networking giant Facebook is rolling out a new feature that will enable individuals and blood banks to connect easily with donors. The feature, which has been designed for India, will go live from October 1. Facebook will also show a message on user’s News Feed to encourage them to sign up as a donor. They would be asked to share their blood group and whether they have donated blood […]

TEAM VADOARA MARATHON announces NRI HOME-COMING RUN at the event of Navratri in NJ.

On Saturday, September 2, BE UNITED LLC organized event of NAVRATRI (literally means “nine nights”), a multi-day Hindu festival celebrated in the autumn every year, with India’s legendry Garba singer Shree Atul Purohit at the National Guard Armory in Morris town and continue to tour 14 different States of America this season. Navratri is observed for different reasons and celebrated differently in various parts of the Indian subcontinent, however, over […]

19,952 jobs in Indian Railways: RPF Recruitment 2017; check indianrailways.gov.in

The Ministry of Railways has invited recruitment application process for 19,952 vacancies with the Railway Protection Force (RPF). Eligibility criteria – The person should be Matric pass and aged between 18-25 years. The interested candidates can apply by October 14, 2017. The selected candidates will be offered a salary of Rs 5200-20,200 and Rs 2000 as grade pay. General quota – 8901 Scheduled Caste – 3317 Scheduled Tribe – 3363 […]

School of Flavours celebrates CANADA 150 and presents TASTE OF INDIA food festival

School of Flavours celebrates CANADA 150 and presents TASTE OF INDIA food festival on August 5, 2017 at Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St W, Toronto M5H 2N2 from 12:00 Noon to 10:00 pm. FREE and family-friendly event perfect for this summer with more than 50 vendors attracting over 10,000 in attendance. Be a part of Bollywood style dances, classical temple dances, bhangra, music, and a live DJ to rock the […]

NATO says it supports Ukraine against Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Monday pledged the alliance’s support for Ukraine as it faces a bloody insurgency by pro-Russian separatists in its eastern regions. More than 10,000 people have been killed since a Russian-backed rebellion against the pro-EU government in Kiev erupted in April 2014. Ukraine and the West accuse Moscow of smuggling weapons and troops across the porous border, a charge it denies. “Russia has maintained its aggressive […]

 
 
 

If you're feeling maha rich, go for IRCTC's new Maharaja railway tour: Starting at Rs.5 lakhs only

The Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) on Friday announced the launch of Southern Jewels, a new tour circuit of Maharajas’ Express. “The luxury tour, aimed at the premium segment, will commence from Trivandrum on July 1 and culminate at Mumbai on July 8,” IRCTC Group General Manager SS Jagannathan told reporters. The Southern Jewels tour will cover Chettinad, Mahabalipuram, Mysuru, Hampi and Goa before culminating at Mumbai. […]

Layoffs and shrinking job market: Is this the end of India’s engineering dream?

A month ago, Himanshu Sharma was asked by his company, Cognizant, to resign. His services were not required any longer, he was told. It came as a surprise to Sharma, who was hired less than a year ago. “I hadn’t expected to lose my job as I was still a fresh hire for them. I was given two options by the company: to either resign and serve the usual notice […]

Big victory for India, ICJ orders Pakistan to suspend Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence

In a major relief for India, the International Court of Justice on Thursday ordered Pakistan to suspend the death sentence of alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav till a final decision is taken. The order was announced by ICJ president Ronny Abraham in a public sitting, 10 days after India approached the UN’s top court for “provisional measure” of protection — an interim relief — in the Jadhav case. In a unanimous […]