Raipur Updates

BJP adopts eco-friendly manifesto

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The standard fare of free water and power promise will not be part of BJP's poll promise document for Uttar Pradesh. The party, which has finalised a vision document for the poll-bound state, has steered clear of reckless populism and said, if elected to power, its top priority would be on a "more crop per drop" approach towards agriculture.

Govt to assist Rama Krishna Mission develop Maoist

The Centre is set to involve Ramakrishna Mission in development activities in the Naxal heartland, impressed by its dedicated pursuit of welfare in the thick of fear and chaos in Narainpur district in Chhattisgarh.

Union rural development ministry is positively considering the Mission's Rs 23 crore proposal to aid education, health, greenery, water harvesting and sports in the region.

SAIL's Bhilai unit bags PM's trophy for 10th time

The Bhilai Steel Plant, the flagship unit of India's largest public sector steel maker, Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), has won the prestigious Prime Minister's Trophy for the 10th time, a statement said Friday.

The plant, which is based in Chhattisgarh's Durg district, some 30 km west of capital Raipur, has an annual production capacity of over 5 million tonnes.

Birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda celebrated with enthusiasm

Swami Vivekananda

The 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda was celebrated in the premises of MMCT with great fanfare. The Director of MMCT, Dr. Shamita Chakracarti garlanded the portrait of Swami Vivekananda. While throwing good deal of light on the life sketch of Swamiji, she said that swamiji imparted a new height of glory to India. Owing to his great thinking he won the hearth of Americans. He birth anniversary is celebrated as National Youth Day across India.

Registration for admission in EMMS Class 1 from Jan 16

English Medium Middle School (EMMS), Bhilai

The registration for admission in class 1 of BSP managed English Medium Middle Schools (EMMS) and Adarsh Primary Schools (Sr. Secondary School, Sector-2 and Sector-6) for the academic session 2012-13 would be commenced from January 16 at the officers of concerning schools on all working days from 10 am to 12 and 1pm to 4.30pm and on Saturday from 10.30am to 12.00 noon.

Swami Vivekananda's birth anniversary celebrated

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University (CSVTU)

150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda was celebrated by different political and social organisations with true spirit. The members of South Block Congress Committee celebrated the occasion at Vivekananda Auditorium, Padmanabhpur. Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) General Secretary, Arun Vora, PCc Secretary Deepak Dubey, District Congress Committee (Rural) President Ghanaram Sahu and City PCC President R N Verma garlanded the statue of Swami Vivekananda and commenced the birth anniversary celebrations.

7 students of DIMAT placed in reputed organisations

Seven students from the Disha Institute of Management Technology (DIMAT) have been placed in different organizations of repute, lending a flight to their carer. Sharp Business Systems Private Limited, Future Agrovet Limited and 'Brand Creations' paved way for the students of Management by providing them a wonderful opportunity in their life.The students' selections were done on the basis of group discussions, technical and management interview and communication round.

CITCON to organise entrepreneurship development programme for women from January 30

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Chhattisgarh Industrial and Technical Consultancy Center (CITCON), Raipur, is organsing an entrepreneurship development programme exclusively for the technically qualified women with ambitions to become an entrepreneur. Programme being organised under the aegis of Science and Technology Department of Government of India scheduled to commence from January 30 and will last for six weeks.

'Chhattisgarh State is full of energy, opportunities'

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In order to develop skill and transform the lives of rural and under-privileged youth across Chhattisgarh, Centum Works Skills India (CWSI), a joint venture between Centum Learning Limited and National Skill Development Corporation is in a special mission under a mandate from the Ministry of Rural Development. While interacting with the media persons, Chief Sachi Kanth S S said that as a new State, Chhattisgarh is full of energy and opportunities.

Fitness & Wellness Center offering Geriatric Physiotherapy for senior citizens starts


Raipur got its first Fitness and Wellness center offering Geriatric Physiotherapy for senior citizens, here on Thursday. Now, senior citizens will not have to pay exorbitant money to get relief from their joint pains. The Fitness and Wellness Center run and managed by Help Age India was inaugurated at Naharpara, Near Fafadih, by Prafull Bani, Principal, Government Physiotherapy College, Raipur. The Guest of Honour was Dr. R L Khare, assistant Professor of Medicine, Pt. JNM medical College, Raipur.