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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

BS Yeddyurappa targets MB Patil for Rs 25 crore 'bribe'

Deccan Chronicle - 22 Mar 2018
Releasing documents pertaining to the award of the tender to these companies which had allegedly furnished bogus 'work done' certificates, Mr Yeddyurappa went to the extent of demanding a narco- analysis test on Mr Patil and officers of Visvesvaraya ...

Mandya lakes fast disappearing to insatiable greed of land mafia

Deccan Herald - 22 Mar 2018
The sub-canal of the Visvesvaraya Canal that passes through various layouts in the city has turned into a drainage. When water is released from KRS dam into the Visvesvaraya Canal, it flows through the sub-canals at several layouts like Marigwoda ...

Siddaramaiah will lose power, says BJP leader

The Hindu - 23 Mar 2018
He criticised the State government for celebrating Tipu Jayanti but not the birthday of M.Visvesvaraya or Sangolli Rayanna. Talking about the lakes in Bengaluru, Mr. Muralidhar Rao alleged that lakes are literally burning due to the apathy of the State ...

AICTE rejects applications to set up new engineering colleges

The New Indian Express - 22 Mar 2018
BENGALURU: All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has rejected the applications filed by the state department of technical education (DTE) to set up new government engineering colleges. Lack of infrastructure is said to be the main reason ...

IIIT-Delhi invites applications for PhD Positions

India Education Diary - 24 Mar 2018
DST-INSPIRE, DBT, Visvesvaraya, CSIR, UGC etc. IIIT-Delhi gives exclusive opportunity to get an exposure to international research environment through Overseas Research Fellowship. Attractive stipend of Rs.27, 000/ per month in the first year. Up to Rs ...

I will do as told, if documents indicting Patil are erroneous: BSY

Deccan Herald - 23 Mar 2018
State BJP President B S Yeddyurappa said that he will do as told even if there is a single error in the documents he has produced indicting Water Resource Minister M B Patil of having got Rs 25 crore kickback in the Visvesvaraya Jalanigama works contract.

VTU Inter-Collegiate Mysuru Zone Kho-Kho on April 6 and 7

Star of Mysore - 23 Mar 2018
The National Institute of Engineering (NIE), Mysuru, will be organising the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) Inter-Collegiate Mysuru Zone Kho-Kho Men's Championships 2018-19 on April 6 and 7 at NIE Golden Jubilee Lecture Theatre Complex ...

MBBS, BE from Mysore University?

Bangalore Mirror - 12 Mar 2018
The 100-year-old University of Mysore (UoM) is now knocking the doors of the state government, seeking permission to start MBBS and BE courses. Interestingly, the varsity offered MBBS and BE degrees till 1996 and 1998 respectively. When Rajiv Gandhi ...

Yeddyurappa alleges corruption of Rs 158 cr in state dept

Business Standard - 22 Mar 2018
The BJP's Karnataka unit president B SYeddyurappa today alleged irregularities to the tune of Rs 158 crore in a company under the Water Resource Department and demanded a CBI probe into it. Yeddyurappa also wanted Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to ...

UVCE's 100th year marked with inauguration of restoration work

Deccan Herald - 07 Mar 2018
The restoration work of University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE) was inaugurated on Wednesday by the chief minister. The work marks the 100th year of the engineering college established by eminent engineer Sir M Visvesvaraya. Addressing ...

Colleges do their bit to save water

Times of India - 22 Mar 2018
At Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, we have done rainwater harvesting and water recharging in two wells. In fact, we are also planning to install a water treatment plant for reuse of grey water. Also, it is necessary to create awareness ...

MB Patil got Rs 25-cr kickback for irrigation works: BSY

Deccan Herald - 22 Mar 2018
BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa on Thursday charged Water Resources Minister M B Patil with receiving a kickback of Rs 25 crore in awarding irrigation works pertaining to the Visvesvaraya Jala Nigam Limited. Addressing a press conference here ...

Union Minister of Steel to visit VISP on March 16

The Hindu - 13 Mar 2018
The visit of Union Minister of Steel Chaudhary Birender Singh to Visvesvaraya Iron and Steel Plant (VISP), a public sector unit in Bhadravati, scheduled for March 16 has offered a glimmer of hope for workers there on its revival. A delegation ...

Nagpur collegians honed their entrepreneurial skills

NYOOOZ - 19 Mar 2018
But taking a break from the competition stress, youngsters did manage to steal some time for fun conversations and selfies sessions. In fact, throughout the competition, the teams were guided with relevant web-resources, intensive workshops and ...

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