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December, 2016

  • 11 December

    Knowledge Workers vs. Corporate Bureaucracy

    Knowledge Workers vs. Corporate Bureaucracy

    Like never before, the post capitalist society in India is facing problems from within. In one sense, it is tradition vs. status quo; friction between intellectuals and managers resulting in negative growth of industries. Why the battle lines are drawn? What are the gaps with the existing knowledge economy? Who are the main stakeholders in this war? All these need …

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  • 9 December

    Modi govt. is keen to introduce Islamic banking in India: Interview

    Islamic banking in India - Interview with S M Wasiullah

    Islamic banking in India will attract huge investment and create more jobs, says research scholar S M Wasiullah, who specializes in Islamic banking and finance. In this interview, he recognizes the Modi government’s increased interest in introducing Islamic banking in the country. RBI is exploring to introduce Islamic banking in the country. What are the reasons? Islamic banking and finance …

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  • 4 December

    School fee regulation will bring quality in teaching: Interview with Seema Agarwal

    Hyderabad School Parents Association vice president Seema Agarwal

    Private schools fee regulation will bring quality in teaching, says Hyderabad School Parents Association (HSPA) vice president Seema Agarwal in an interview with Fasiullah SM. She talks about HSPA and its activities, while noting that multi-tasking is a woman’s forte. Below are excerpts: How HSPA came into existence? HSPA started in 2008 when there’s economic slump and people had lost …

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November, 2016

  • 27 November

    Zinda Dilan-e-Hyderabad: Poets reignite spirit with humor and satire

    Zinda Dilan-e-Hyderabad: All India Mushaira 2016

    Ever smile and laugh in life, and never let anyone know you are married. Thus started much-awaited annual laughter event ‘Zinda Dilan-e-Hyderabad’ at Numaish Grounds in Nampally yesterday. Introducing the All India Urdu Mushaira, its compere poet Feroz Rasheed reflected up on the pain of writing poetry as: Nahi hai asan gazal ka likhna, poocho in fankaro se Yeh sab …

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  • 22 November

    EDUEXPO: Top varsities coming to Hyderabad today

    EDUEXPO 2016 in Hyderabad

    Students from across streams and fields of studies will get a rare opportunity to interact with officials and delegates from top universities in an education exhibition slated to begin today in Hyderabad. Hosted by online education network, the one day EduExpo at Hotel Taj Krishna will bring some of the world’s best universities under one roof for students aspiring …

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  • 21 November

    MANUU to organize Sixth Convocation on December 26

    Entrance of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) in Gachibowli, Hyderabad

    Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) will organize its Sixth Convocation on 26th December 2016, after a gap of two years. Chancellor Zafar Sareshwala, who enjoys proximity with India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will honor students graduating from the Urdu university. MANUU conducted its Fifth Convocation in 2013 when its Chancellor was Dr. Syeda Saiyidain Hameed and Vice Chancellor was Prof. Mohammad …

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  • 15 November

    Modi ‘megalomaniac’, Democracy ‘dangerous’: Prof Kancha Ilaiah

    Prof Kancha Ilaiah at MANUU, Hyderabad

    Prof. Kancha Ilaiah termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi a ‘megalomaniac’ and ‘backward class Baniya’ in a talk held today at Maulana Azad National Urdu University in Hyderabad. Taking a jibe at ‘surgical strike’ on black money, the controversial writer said that Modi told his party to settle black money, and then declared two notes invalid in late evening. Speaking on …

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  • 15 November

    UP Elections: A matter of prestige for political outfits

    UP Elections - Major political parties to try their muscle

    The crucial UP elections are viewed as a matter of prestige for all stakeholders. For the ruling party it is for consolidation and survival and for the opposition this is a battle aimed at inflicting a psychological blow to BJP in general and Prime Minister Modi in particular. Even neighboring countries are eagerly watching the developments in UP waiting for …

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  • 13 November

    ‘PM Modi is a master of disruptive thinking’: Interview with Sriram Karri

    Novelist Sriram Karri in Hyderabad

    Demonetization of currency notes as a master stroke from Prime Minister Modi may have struck at the very heart of black money lying domestically in the form of cash, and certainly has disrupted the day-to-day life of common citizens across the country. In a conversation with Sriram Karri, author of ‘Autobiography of a Mad Nation’ and the man who wrote …

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  • 10 November

    Demonetization: Justice Katju calls Modi’s order ‘madcap and reckless’

    Justice Katju to PM Narendra Modi

    Former supreme court judge Markandey Katju criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi on demonetization order passed on November 8, 2016. He called the order of Modi as ‘madcap and reckless’ in a FB Post reproduced below. My appeal to the Central Govt. regarding demonetization of Rs. 500 and 1000 notes Dear Mr.Modi, Please immediately revoke this harebrained, asinine, madcap and reckless …

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