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Vyapam Scam: Sudhir arrested for constables’ recruitment fraud

Mining baron Sudhir Sharma , who had been absconding in the Vyapam scam case, surrendered before the District and Session’s court on July 25, 2014. He was presented before CJM Pankaj Singh Maheshwari amidst heavy police security on July 26. The court has surrendered him to police remand till July 30, even though the STF had demanded him to be placed under its scrutiny till August 3.

Sudhir Sharma has been arrested on the charges of playing a key role in the police constables’ recruitment fraud. However, at the Special Task Force (STF) office, Sharma reiterated that he is innocent and will be proved so when the true facts about Vyapam scam get revealed. Defence counsel Pratul Shandilya tried to rescue Sharma with the arguments that he had already ‘surrendered’ and STF has interrogated him several times.

Sudhir Sharma has also been charged with sub-Inspectors’ recruitment fraud but STF has not arrested him on that account.

According to the STF DSP DS Baghel, Sudhir Sharma had facilitated recruitment of six candidates as police constables and four candidates to pass the SI test. STF will investigate role of Sudhir Sharma in all the wide-spread net of Vyapam scam recruitment and admission fraud, including MP PMT scam and Milk Federation scam.

6 private medical colleges in MP fined for ‘selling’ government MBBS seats

Madhya Pradesh government has slapped a fine of Rs 13.10 crore on six6 private medical colleges in MP for flouting rules during MBBS admissions and filling govt quota MBBS seats through management quota during academic session 2013-14.

Dr Anand Raj from Indore had filed a complaint in this regard to the Madhya Pradesh Admission and Fee Regulatory Committee or MPAFRC. According to a Committee official as many as 158 government seats were filled through management quota. If the medical colleges fail to deposit the fine within two months, they will have to pay extra charges of 12% per annum as additional fine.

Porsche buys the Kyalami Race Track in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's most famous motor racing track just got an extension.
The South African unit of sports car maker Porsche bought the Kyalami race track for $19.5 million at an auction Thursday, easing concerns among racing enthusiasts that the winning bidder would tear up the track and build office or commercial buildings in its place.

"It's going to stay in the industry, which is the most important thing," said Lance Chalwin-Milton, the auction director.

Tata Zest production starts; launching next month

Tata Motors is set to launch the much-awaited Zest compact sedan in the country. The bookings for the sedan have already been started, and now the company has also started the production. The homegrown automaker recently rolled out the first batch of the upcoming compact sedan at the Tata-Fiat plant in Ranjangaon, Maharashtra. It is expected that Tata Motors will launch the Zest compact sedan by early next month.

Chhattisgarh TET 2014 – Apply Online for CGTET 2014

The Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board, Chhattisgarh Sate Council of Educational Research and Training, Raipur has issued a recruitment notification for the recruitment of Chhattisgarh Teachers Eligibility Test (CGTET) vacancies. Applications are invited from Chhattisgarh’s candidates for appearing at Chhattisgarh TET 2014. Eligible and interested candidates may apply through online mode from 26th July to 7th August 2014.

Eligibility Criteria:
Age Limit: Read official notification for age limitations details.

Audi cuts spare-part prices in China amid anti-monopoly probe

SHANGHAI/BEIJING: Volkswagen AG's premium brand Audi said it would cut spare-part prices in China as global automakers rush to change their pricing strategies after Chinese anti-monopoly regulators began probing the auto industry.

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's state planner, is investigating the industry amid domestic media complaints that foreign carmakers, using a dominant market position, are overcharging Chinese customers on products and spare parts.

"As a premium market leader Audi has made the price adjustments proactively," Audi said in an emailed statement over the weekend, adding the new prices will be effective Aug 1. "Audi and its joint venture FAW-Volkswagen support the efforts of the NDRC to examine the pricing in the after-sales area in China."

CBSE schools delisted from participating in sports

The schools of Central Board of Secondary Education have been delisted from taking part in the district, state and national level games which are structured by Rajasthan education department. Due to this, many students who have trained themselves arduously for diverse games will go to waste as they won’t be allowed to partake in the games.

The reason for excluding CBSE schools have not been clarified by the education department but officials stated that government schools do not get the opportunity to participate in such levels, might be the reason. An official stated, “After delay in admission process of college by bringing in percentile pattern, CBSE students will now lose out on games and sports at diverse levels, reason being, the student gets engaged in sports and different exams when selected for state level and thus creates problem for the department. They avoid education programme at last moment”.

DSSSB Junior Stenographer Grade III 2014 Admit Card/Hall Ticket

DSSSB Junior Stenographer Grade III 2014 Admit Card/Hall Ticket at Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board is planning to take test for the Junior Stenographer. The date of the test is selected to be 27 July, 2014. This board is shortly named as DSSSB. It becomes difficult to conduct examination of this standard. A large number of candidates are expected to take DSSSB test. In order to take this test, candidates need to have a hall ticket or admit card.

Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board will upload admit card soon on the official website of DSSSB. Stenographer Grade III hall tickets will be provided and candidates can get them from the website of DSSSB.

Important Dates of NMAT 2015

NMIMS, School of Business Management (SBM) invited applications for admission to MBA & PGDM/PGDBM Programmes for academic year commencing from June 2015. The admission for all the Programmes will be through NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) conducted by NMIMS. For NMAT - 2015, candidates can apply for more than one Programme and more than one campus.

UAS Dharwad Recruitment 2014 – 133 Teacher, Technical Asst & Other Posts:

University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Dharwad has posted a notification for the recruitment of 133 Officers, Teachers (Professor, Associate Professor & Assistant Professor), Technical Assistants/ Farm Managers/ Programme Assistants and Service Personnel vacancies. Eligible candidates may send their applications on or before 14-08-2014.

Note: Candidates who have already applied for the post of University Librarian in response to the University Notification dated 08-05-2014 need not apply again.

PGIMER Results 2014 – Jr Technician (Lab, Radiodiagnosis) Exam Results

PGIMER Results 2014 – Jr Technician (Lab, Radiodiagnosis) Exam Results: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh has announced exam results for the posts of Junior Technician (Lab.) and Junior Technician (Radiodiagnosis) of Advt No. 18/2013. Written exam was held on 23-07-2014. Appeared candidates can check their results at below link…

PGIMER Results 2014 – Stenographer Exam Results: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigar has announced exam results for the post of Stenographers. Appeared candidates can check their results at below link…