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Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya, KCIE (popularly known as Sir MV...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya, KCIE (popularly known as Sir MV; 15 September 1861 – 12 April 1962) was an Indian engineer, scholar, statesman and the Diwan of Mysore from 1912 to 1918. He is a recipient of the Indian Republic's highest honour, the Bharat Ratna, in 1955. He was knighted as a Knight Commander of the British Indian Empire (KCIE) by King George V for his contributions to the public good. 15 September is celebrated as Engineer's Day in India in his memory. He is held in high regard as

Crops damaged as Visvesvaraya canal breaches

The Hindu - 04 Oct 2017
Standing crops on several hectares were damaged and supply of water for irrigation was affected following a breach in Visvesvaraya Canal near Peehalli, Srirangapatna, of the district. The canal is suspected to have breached on Monday evening. But, it ...

Visvesvaraya report still holds water: Experts

Times of India - 11 Oct 2017
HYDERABAD: The report of eminent engineer Sir M Visvesvaraya submitted way back in October 1909, a year after the devastating Musi deluge of September 28, 1908 still holds water. The state government can take lessons from the recurring water logging ...

Visvesvaraya's action-plan may have answers to waterlogging

Times of India - 19 Sep 2017
HYDERABAD: At a time when civic authorities are struggling to drain out water from the city's roads after heavy spells of rain, the remedial action plan for Hyderabad drawn up by Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya over a century ago can show them the way.

An architectural gem

Bangalore Mirror - 15 Oct 2017
Sir M Visvesvaraya Towers in Bengaluru is located at a beautiful spot in the city. Famously called the VV Towers, the building houses a number of government offices. This place was once Sir M Visvesvaraya's residence. The government, after the death of ...

Rising Stars: Akshatha Anderegg

Winona Daily News - 17 Oct 2017
Anderegg joined Ingersoll Rand as senior advanced engineer in 2014, five years after leaving India, where she earned a bachelor's degree in computer science from Visvesvaraya Technological University, to pursue her master's in software engineering at ...

Karnataka: No vacancy! degrees of burden for engineering graduates

Deccan Chronicle - 18 Oct 2017
Conceding that the “education system is deteriorating” principal of the University Visvesvaraya College of Engi neering, Dr K.R. Venugopal believes the difference in the modes of examinations followed is the prime cause. “While private universities and ...

Check VTU MTech results 2017 at

Oneindia - 15 Oct 2017
VTU Results 2017: The Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) has declared the results for MTech third and fourth semester exam results. The results are available on the official website. Check VTU MTech results 2017 at Image for ...

Man who wouldn't travel first class

Bangalore Mirror - 01 Oct 2017
If you ask someone what their preferred train travel class is, the answer most likely would be first class. However, Mahatma Gandhi had declined a first-class train ticket offered by the then Mysore Dewan Sir M Visvesvaraya. Read on to know how and why ...

Yettinahole project gets official nod of the green bench

Times of India - 06 Oct 2017
Briefing the media, after the NGT gave its verdict on October 5, the Visvesvaraya Jala Nigam limited managing director K Jaiprakash said the legal clearance was a signal of approval from the judiciary, validating the project necessity to supply ...

VTU VC asks teachers to use 'tech' in colleges

Bangalore Mirror - 16 Oct 2017
Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) has decided to revamp the syllabus of Mathematics I and II for undergraduate courses while maintaining the standards of the university and keeping in mind the students' ability and, most importantly, the ...

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