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Courtesy: Prashant from Shillong

Capacity Building Residential Camp 17 May 2008

RSS Jankalyan Samiti Purvanchal Vikas

Courtesy: Balabhau Joshi

Ressults of SSC examination held in March 2008 were announced today. It is a great pleasure to tell you all that all the students who appeared for the same have passed with flying colurs. Seeing is beleiving. Hence their results are now tabulated for you to see.

RSS Jankalyan Samiti Purvanchal Vikas RankNameHostelMarks%1Leishipam Awung ShatsangChinchwad49375.842Fivepower DkharSambhaji Nagar48574.613Thoin MyrthongSambhaji Nagar45570.004Haobijam Gandhi SinghChinchwad45269.535Themshang HoramChinchwad44167.846Dishanding SunSambhaji Nagar41964.467Wungkachui Awung ShatsangChinchwad41163.238Shelletty BasaringaidNashik38760.009BanshidalinNashik35554.6110Wilton DkharSambhaji Nagar34152.4611Pynskemtre PaswetSangli32149.3812Darita MarshyllongNashik31248.00

Rashtriya Mahatma Gandhi Award to be given to Seva Bharti Bhopal

Source: The Hindu

Bhopal (PTI): Madhya Pradesh Government's this year prestigious Rashtriya Mahatma Gandhi Award will be given to RSS affiliate Seva Bharti, New Delhi. The award was announced here on Sunday by the Minister for Culture, Mines and Public Relations, Laxmikant Sharma. The award carries a cash prize of Rs 10 lakh and a citation. Defending the decision to award Seva Bharti of New Delhi, Minister said Gandhiji also believed in serving humanity and the Seva Bharti is doing the same service. The minister also announced other national and state-level awards of Madhya Pradesh Government for the year 2007-08 on the occasion. National Kabir Samman for poetry will be given to Padma Sachdev. The award carries a cash prize of Rs 3 lakh and a citation. Similarly, the National Maithilisharan Gupt Samman for Hindi literature will be given to Shatrughan Prasad. The award carries a cash award of Rs 2 lakh and a citation. The national-level Kalidas Samman will be given to noted sculptor…

Cong targets award to RSS outfit, forgets it honoured it too Milind Ghatwai Posted online: Wednesday, August 13, 2008 at 0108 hrs

Source: Indian ExpressMilind Ghatwai Bhopal, August 12: In criticising the BJP-ruled state Government’s decision to confer the Mahatma Gandhi Award on RSS-affiliated organisation Seva Bharti, the Congress party seems to have scored a self goal. The oldest national party has itself felicitated the Delhi-based organisation at the hands of Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for improving the lot of street children and also doing a commendable job in slums in 2004. The MP Government had on Sunday announced its decision to give its biggest national award, which carries a cash prize of Rs 10 lakh, to the voluntary organisation “for working according to Mahatma Gandhi’s philosophy”. But the mere association of Gandhi and RSS saw PCC president Suresh Pachauri and campaign committee chairman Rahul Singh slam the award and call it an insult to the father of the “It’s a big joke on Gandhian philosophy,” Singh said. “Giving the award to an NGO affiliated with the RSS is an insult to Gandhiji,” Pac…

Intelligroup rolls out iGive

Source: Business standard
Bs Reporter / Chennai/ Hyderabad August 15, 2008, 2:28 IST
Intelligroup Inc, a provider of strategic IT consulting, application management, support and implementation services, has launched iGive, a payroll giving programme that facilitates donating to a charity by having the donation deducted from an employee’s salary.“We believe that there is a social purpose of being in business and that business has to go beyond making profits. It must improve the quality of lives of the workforce, their families and society at large. Our first initiative in this respect is the iGive programme,” Alok Pant, senior vice-president (global marketing and alliances,) Intelligroup, told Business Standard.So far, around 350 of the company’s employees in Hyderabad signed up for iGive, donating Rs 2.5 lakh while the company contributed an equal amount.The employees and Intelligroup have committed Rs 10 lakh each towards iGive this fiscal, and the total funds collected from the progr…