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A workshop for teachers was conducted at Blue Bells Shoghi on May 24, 2024. The teachers along with the principal, Kiran, actively participated in the three hour long session, titled Happy Classrooms. The session was conducted by Kalpana Sharma, former principal of BSN Shimla, currently working with Krishnamurti Foundation India, Varanasi. She is a special educator. These sessions...
The Annual Sports Day for the Junior Section of Auckland House School was held on May 22, 2024. The Chief Guest for the event was Vineeta Sood, Principal, ECI Chalet Day School. The chief guest was warmly greeted by Director, Auckland House School Society, Sunita John. Principal Smaraki Samantaroy, Founding Principal Michael John, Ruben T. John, Principal Auckland House...
हिमाचल प्रदेश में “शाम-ए-ग़ज़ल” का आयोजन - विनोद सहगल करेंगे प्रस्तुति
A portal for nominations for National Awards to Teachers (Higher Education) 2024 under the Ministry of Education has been launched by Secretary, Higher Education Shri Sanjay Murthy along with Chairman, AICTE, Shri T. G Sitharam.  The Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, has also issued guidelines for the submission of nominations. The awards will be conferred on the...
A recent study by researchers from IIT Jodhpur, published in Nature Communications, reveals critical insights into the sources and composition of particulate matter (PM) in Northern India, posing severe health risks. Local Combustion Processes Identified as Key Pollutants Contrary to popular belief, reducing overall PM mass is not sufficient to mitigate health impacts. The study underscores the need to address local...
Come 2024, Keekli Charitable Trust extended a warm invitation to aspiring writers aged under 25, exclusively encompassing students from schools and colleges nationwide for the third pan-India Short Story Writing Competition. An anthology, that will feature the finest 51 narratives, an endeavour, with its grand unveiling slated for the 14th of November. We are finally pleased to announce the...
Kaavya Verma, Class X school topper, Loreto Convent Tara Hall, Shimla, talks about her typical day and how she managed stress and prepared for the board exams.  Sharing about her day, she said, “My day would typically involve studying along with time to relax. I would start early every day. Being an early riser, I would study for about 2 hours before...
Auckland House School for Boys, Shimla hosted its Annual Senior Section Sports Day with great enthusiasm and participation from students, teachers and parents. The event was a showcase of the students' athletic skills, team spirit and sportsmanship. The Sports Day commenced with the ceremonial Guard of Honour and the march past by the contingents representing various houses. The Chief...
Shimla: St. Edward's School, Shimla organized an Inter-House Cross Country Meet on Saturday, May 18, 2024, as part of its ongoing commitment to fostering a drug-free environment. This significant event was flagged off by the school Principal, Reverend Father Anil Sequeira, under the theme 'NAVCHETNA AWARENESS PROGRAMME - SAY NO TO DRUGS.' The meet saw enthusiastic participation from over...
Shimla: 16 मई 2024, को टूटीकण्डी स्थित स्वर्ण पब्लिक विद्यालय में शिक्षकों के लिये 'सक्रिय शिक्षा' विषय पर सेमिनार का आयोजन किया गया। इस सेमिनार के अंतर्गत 'नमन परियोजन' जो कि बी. एस. एन. स्कूल की पूर्व प्रधानाचार्या श्रीमती कल्पना शर्मा द्वारा शुरू की गई है पर भी चर्चा हुई। श्रीमती कल्पना शर्मा वर्तमान में "कृष्णामूर्ति फाऊंडेशन आफ इंडिया"...
The Children's Theatre Festival - Inter-School Hindi Drama Competition will be held from September 27-29, 2024, in Shimla. The focus of this Season of the theatre festival will again be on skill building, but with a difference. The Core team, along with young directors will work with the school teams to take rehearseals and guide them through their...
PFC Quarter Results 2024
PFC Quarter Results 2024 - The Power Finance Corporation announced its financial results for the financial year 2023-24, at an event held in Mumbai today, May 15, 2024. The highlights are as given below. Consolidated Financial Highlights PFC Group registered the highest annual Profit After Tax (PAT) with 25% increase - Rs. 21,179 crores in FY’23 to Rs. 26,461 crores in FY’24.PFC Group...
Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders
Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) is celebrating its 250th Foundation Day on May 14, 2024. To mark the day, a series of events were organised in Mumbai, presided over by Defence Secretary Giridhar Aramane. These included the inauguration of adjacent land acquired from Mumbai Port Authority (MPA); launch of a prototype of indigenous midget submarine; commissioning of Solar Electric Hybrid boat & Fuel Cell Electric Ferry; release of MDL’s Commemorative Coin;...