Friday, August 30, 2013

TN 10th Quarterly Exam Time Table 2013 - Tamilnadu SSLC State Board Common Quarter Exam - Examination Dates Schedule


Tamilnadu Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) has announced schedule for common 10th SSLC Quarterly Examinations for all Schhols in the state

10th SSLC - Quarterly Time Table


12 September 2013 - Thursday - Tamil Paper 1 (Language - I)
13-9-2013 - Friday - Tamil Paper 2 (Language - II)
14 September, 2013 - Saturday - English - I
17 Sep 2013 - Tuesday - English - II

18 September 2013 - Wednesday - Maths (Mathematics)
19 Sept 2013 - Thursday - Science
20-9-2013 - Friday - Social Science

Time - 10 am 10.10 am (10 minutes) to read question paper. 
10.10 to 10.15 am - Filling up particulars in the Answer Sheet
10.15 am to 12.45 pm - Duration to write exam

For more updates see Dinamalar, Puthiya Thalaimurai, The Hindu, TN Schools Official website, Kalvisolai and other news media

Tags: Tamil Nadu -  Class 10 X Tenth Exam Start End - Maths Science Social - Samacheer Kalvi TimeTable - Standard Std - Kalandu Thervu Thethi - Govt - Chennai, Madurai, Kovai, Trichy, Kancheepuram

+2 Quarterly Exam Time Table 2013 - TN 12th Quarter Examination Schedule - Tamilnadu State Board Plus Two, HSC, 12, Plus 2 Exam Dates


Tamilnadu Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) has announced schedule for common +2 Quarterly Examinations for all Schhols in the state

Time Table:

September 10, 2013 - Tuesday - Tamil -I (Language 1st Paper)

September 11, 2013 - Wednesday - Tamil -II (Language 2nd Paper)

September 12, 2013 - Thursday - English - I

September 13, 2013 - Friday - English - II

September 14, 2013 - Saturday - Maths (Mathematics), Zoology, Micro-Biology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Textile Designing, Food Management and Child Care, Agriculture Practice, Political Science, Nursing (Vocational) / Nursing Theory (General)

September 17, 2013 - Tuesday - Commerce, Home Science, Geography

September 18, 2013 - Wednesday - PhysicsEconomics, General Mechinist, Electrical Machines and Appliances, Draughtsman Civil Electronics Equipments, Automechanic Textile technology, Accountancy and Auditing, Office Management

September 19, 2013 - Thursday - Computer ScienceTypewriting (Tamil & English) (2 and half hours) Statistics, Communicative English, Indian Culture, Bio- Chemistry, Advanced Language (Tamil)

September 20, 2013 - Friday - Chemistry, Accountancy

September 21, 2013 - Saturday - Biology, History, Botany, Business Maths

Time - 10 am 10.10 am (10 minutes) to read question paper. 
10.10 to 10.15 am - Filling up particulars in the Answer Sheet
10.15 am to 1.15 pm - 3 hours duration to write exam

For more updates see Dinamalar, Puthiya Thalaimurai, The Hindu, TN Schools Official website, Kalvisolai and other news media

Tags:  - Tamil Nadu +2 12th Time Table - Common Exam Start End Date Time - Chennai, Madurai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Namakal, Tirunelveli, Vellore - Govt - TNDGE Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology - Sept Sep 10-9 to 21-9-13 - Kalandu Thervu Mathematics

India vs Malaysia - Aug 30-8-2013 - Asia Cup Hockey - Semi Final - Live in Star Sports, Star Cricket - Ind vs Mal MY MS - SF

- India vs Malaysia - 2nd Semi Final match - Men's Hockey Asia Cup will start at 7 pm IST today August 30, 2013 (Friday) at Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Live Telecast in:


- Star Sports, Star Cricket, Star Cricket HD are live telecasting the match

- Live score can be most probably seen in the official AHF website 
http://asiahockey.org/

- India finished at the top of Group B with 9 points. India won all the 3 matches it played

- India defeated Oman 8-0. India also defeated South Korea 2-0. India beat Bangladesh 9-1

- Malaysia finished at 2nd place in Group A. 

- Based on the result of today's match India will either clash with Pakistan or South Korea in the Finals

ESPN, Neo Sports, Ten Sport, Doordarshan DD National DD1 are not live telecasting the match. only star sports and star cricket are live telecasting

Tags: Semifinal -Semifinals - Seedha Prasaran - Semi Final second - When the match starts?. Which Tv live telecasts today's match?

Thursday, August 29, 2013

GSAT-7 Launch - Live in DD1, ISRO Website - August 30-8-2013 - French Guiana Ariane-VA215 5 Rocket Satellite Launch

- GSAT-7 is scheduled to be launched from French Guiana on August 30, 2013 (Friday) early morning between 2 am to 2.50 am IST 


Live Telecast in:


- Doordarshan DD National (DD1) is live telecasting the satellite launch from 1.40 am

- ISRO websiteDD News will most probably carry feed

Live streaming, webcast, podcast, online stream of the launch can be seen in the web tv websites

http://isro.org/
http://webcast.gov.in/live/


GSAT-7 Specification:


- GSAT-7 is a multi-band satellite
- Carries payload ofUHF, S-Band, C-Band, and Ku-Band
- Employs standard 2000 Kg class bus (I-2K) platform
- Lift Off Mass - 2550 kg
- Location at - 74 Degree East Longitude
- Power handling capability - 3000 W

- Ariane-5 Rocket also carries EUTELSAT-25B/E'shail 1. For more details see the official ISRO website http://www.isro.org

Tags: August 29 night - Aug 30th 13 - VA215 - VA-215 Europe Alphasat Telecommunication relay platform - Profile Uses Purpose Mission

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Ashok Vemuri Resigns from Infosys - Sanjay Jalona to Replace him as Global Head of Manufacturing in Infy

- Ashok Vemuri, widely seen as one of the contenders for CEO post in Infosys has resigned

- Sanjay Jalona will replace Vemuri as Global Head of Manufacturing

- Infy in a statement thanked the contribution of Ashok Vemuri in Infosys and wished him all the best

- Lot of changes are taking place in Infosys soon after the return of Narayanamuthy as executive Chairman. 

- They are trying to focus more on traditional IT Application Development and Infrastructure projects now

- CEO Shibulal made efforts to decentralize contact signing decision. But Media reports say, all contracts decision now are to be centralised and needs seal of Chairman

- Not sure what was the reason behind Ashok Vemuri's resignation

For more updates see Economic Times, NDTV, CNBC TV18, Zee Business and other news media

India vs Bangladesh - Aug 28-8-2013 - Asia Cup Hockey - Live in Star Sports, Star Cricket - Ind vs Ban

- India vs Bangladesh - Men's Hockey Asia Cup match will be held at 5.30 pm IST today August 28, 2013 (Wednesday) at Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Live Telecast in:


- Star Sports, Star Cricket, Star Cricket HD are live telecasting the match

- Live score can be most probably seen in the official AHF website 
http://asiahockey.org/

- India is at the top of Group B with 6 points. India has won both the matches it played

- India defeated Oman 8-0. India also defeated South Korea 2-0

- Bangladesh is at the bottom of points table with 0 points

- Based on the result of today's match India will either clash with Pakistan or Malaysia in the semi Finals

ESPN, Neo Sports, Ten Sport, Doordarshan DD National DD1 are not live telecasting the match. only star sports and star cricket are live telecasting


HH vs PP - IBL 1st Semi Final - August 28-8-2013 - Live in Star Sports 2, ESPN - Hyderabad Hotshots vs Pune Pistons

- Indian Badminton League (IBL) 1st Semifinal will be held at Hyderabad today August 28, 2013 (Wednesday) at 8 pm IST. Hyderabad Hotshots will clash with the Pune Pistons in the first semis.

Live Telecast in:


- Star Sports2, ESPN, ESPN HD will live telecast the Semi Final match today from 7.30 pm IST

Live Commentary, Score in:


Live Text Commentary, Score can be seen in the official IBL website
http://www.indianbadmintonleague.co/

Team:


Hyderabad Hotshots (HH) -
- Saina Nehwal (Women's Singles)
- Taufik Hidayat (Men's Singles)
- Ajay Jayaram (MS)
- V Shem Goh / Khim Wah Lim (Mens Doubles)
- Pradnya Gadre / Tarun Kona (Mixed Doubles) 
- Tanongsak, Kanthi Visalakshi P, Shubankar Dey

Pune Pistons (PP) - 
- Ashwini Ponappa / Joachiam Fischer Nielsen (Mixed Doubles)
Julian Schenk (Womens Singles)
Nyugen tien Minh (Men's Singles)
- Saurabh Verma (Mens Singles)
- Rupesh Kumar / Arun Vishnu, Wee Kiong Tan / Sanave Thomas (Mens Doubles)
- Anup Sridhar (Men's Singles)

There are totally 5 matches to be played viz., 2 Men's Singles, 1 Women Singles, 1 Mens Doubles, 1 Mixed doubles match. The team winning 3 matches will qualify for Final

Neo Sports, Sony Six, Ten Sports, Doordarshan DD National DD1 are not live telecasting the match. Only ESPN, ESPN HD, Star Sports 2 have rights to live telecast the match

Tags: Aug 28th Vodafone IBL13 IBL 13 - XD MS WS MD - Starsports2 - Seedha Prasaran - Commentary where can we see score?

Monday, August 26, 2013

LAHDC Kargil Election Result on August 28-8-2013 - 3rd LAHDC Kargil General Elections - 26 Councillors Poll

Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council, Leh (LAHDC), Kargil 3rd General Election counting of votes will be held on August 28, 2013 (Wednesday)

Live coverage of election results can be most probably seen in the following websites
http://www.kargil.nic.in/
http://www.greaterkashmir.com
http://www.risingkashmir.in

26 Councillors of LAHDC will be directly elected by people. 4 Councillors will be nominated

Around 79.65% of voter turnout was reported in the election. The election was held on August 22nd

Tags: When will LAHDC result will be declared?

Mathura, Dwarka Janmashtami - Live in DD1, ETV Gujarati - August 28-8-2013 - Sri Krishna Jayanthi Gokulashtami

Sri Krishna Janmashtami, special Pujas on August 28, 2013 (Wednesday), in Mathura and Dwarka will be live telecast by Doordarshan (DD) National Channel (DD1), ETV Gujarati

Live Streaming in


Webcast, podcast, online stream of the Janmotsav Aarti Darshan in Sri Dwarkadhish Jagad Mandir (Dwaraka) and Abhishek, Aarti in Mathura can be seen in the official website 
http://www.dwarkadhish.org/
http://www.turbotv.in/dd-national/

- ISKCON Temple Janmashtami celebrations can be seen in the official websites give below
http://www.iskconmumbai.com/live-view/    (Mumbai Temple)
http://www.iskconbangalore.org/live-darshan   (Bangalore Temple)

- Sri Sankara TV will live telecast Gokulashtami Special Puja from Sringeri. Live streaming of Sri Sankara TV can be seen in web tv website
http://www.srisankaratv.net/web_tv.html

Live Schedule Timings:


- 11.30 pm (night) IST - DD1 National Channel normally simultaneously live telecast Janmashtami celebrations from Mathura and Dwarka
- 10.30 pm IST- in ETV Gujarati - Janmashtami celebrations in Mathura, Dwaraka
- 10 pm IST - Sri Sankara TV - Gokulashtami Special Puja by Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Bharati Thirtha Mahaswamiji in Sringeri
8.10 pm IST - Sanskar TV - Janmashtami Celebrations from ISKON Temple Juhu, Mumbai

- DD Bharti will live telecast Abhishekam, Aarti of Lord Krishna in Mathura 
- DD Gujarati will live telecast Mid Night Aarti of Sri Dwarkadhish, in Dwarka at 11.30 pm
- Dahi Handi utsav in Maharashtra can be seen in DD Sahyadri (Marathi)

About Janmashtami


Sri Krishna took birth at midnight of Krishna paksha- Ashtami Tithi - Rohini Nakshatra in the Bhadra (August-September) month.

On Aug 28th 2013, Ashtami Tithi is there for the whole day (ends in the morning of Aug 29th). Rohini Nakshatra starts in the evening of Aug 28th. 

Ways of Celebration:


1) Mathura - Janmashtami is celebrated for about a month. All the Temples, Deities at Madhura will be decorated in same Colour. Colourful Cradles will flower ropes can be seen in Temples, Houses welcoming Lord Krishna

2) Dwarka: Krishnajanmahotsav at Jagad Mandir is celebrated in a grand manner. Lakhs of Devotees will be thronging temple to have Darshan of Midnight Aarti to Dwarkadhish

3) Vrindavan: Almost all the houses at Vrindavan are Temples, as Lord Krishna has visited those houses. Raasa Leela will be enacted.

4) Maharashtra: Pots will be hanged at many streets at 24 feet or above. Govinda Devotees will compete by forming human pyramid to break the pot. Winners are given lakhs of rupees as prize money. The event remembers Sri Krishna Leela at Gokulam stealing butter from pots hanged at ceiling of houses.

5) South India: Special Rangoli, Sri Krishna Footsteps will be drawn from entrance of house to Puja room signifying that Lord has entered their house. Kids in the house will dressed as Sri Krishna. In Karnataka, pot with fruits will hanged in front of Sri Krishna

Next Year Janmashtami:
In 2014, Sri Krishna Janmashtami is on August 17, 2014 (Sunday)
In 2015, Sri Krishna Janmashtami is on September 5, 2015 (Saturday)

Tags: Dwaraka, Madura, Madhura, Matura Timing - Seedha Prasaran - Ways to Watch - Timings - Start Time Sri Krishnajanmahotsav Jai Kaniya Lal Ki

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Chennai New Auto Rates - August 25-8-2013 - Tamil Nadu Government Order - Auto Rickshaw Per Km Rate Price Fee Tariff

Tamilnadu Government has fixed Auto Rickshaw Rates in Chennai. The new rates will come into effect from today August 25, 2013 (Sunday)


New Rates


- Minimum Rate - Rs. 25 (for 1.8 Km)
- After 1.8 km - Rs 12 per each km
- Waiting Charge - Rs. 3.50 per 5 minutes. This translates to Rs. 42 per hour
Night Rates: From 11 pm to 5 am - 50% more charges will be collected

Licence of Auto Driver, violating this rate rule, will be cancelled. A common complaint phone number will be displayed in all autos for registering complaints


GPS Meter


- TN Govt has decided to install Global Positioning System (GPS) based meters on all autos in Chennai. Government will take care of all charges for installing it. It will cost Rs. 80 Crore to Government

The advantages of GPS meter is that 
1) Police can monitor Auto at any stage, 
2) there will panic button in meter which can be pressed in case of emergency. Message will be sent to police control room immediately when panic button is pressed
3) Printer will be attached to receipt of travel bill

Not sure if this charges will apply to Share Autos which are larger in size compared to conventional autos.

For more updates see Jaya Plus, Puthiya Thalaimurai, Dinamalar, The Hindu, Sun News and other news media

Tags: Autorickshaw - Share Auto - Madras New auto rates Fare Aug 25th 25-8-14 Fares

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Mysore, Dharwad, Chitradurga - Election Result Aug 26-8-2013 - Live Streaming in Suvarna, TV9 - Karnataka Legislative Council MLC LAC LC Elections Results

R Dharmasena (Congress) Wins Mysore-Chamrajnagar MLC

- Dharmasena - 3779 votes; US Sekar (KJP) - 2611 votes - Margin of victory 1168 votes


- G Raghu Achar (Independent) Wins Chitradurga MLC

- Raghu Acharya - 1917 votes; Naveeen (BJP) - 1694 votes; MA Sethuram (Congress) - 1361 votes;  Margin of victory 223 votes

Nagaraj Gurusiddappa Chabbi (Congress) Wins in Dharwad

- Nagraj got 3493 votes; Pradeep (BJP) got 3450 votes; Margin of victory 43 votes. Pradeep is Jagdish Shettar brother.

Mysore, Dharwad, Chitradurga - Karnataka Legislative Council - Local Authorities Constituencies by-Election results will be declared on August 26, 2013 (Monday). Counting of votes begins at 8 am IST

The live telecast, Latest Trend update of poll results can be seen in Suvarna News 24x7, TV9 Karnataka, Udaya News, Public TV etc Will update the result in this blog.


Live streaming in 


Webcast,podcast, online stream of news channels can be seen in the web-tv websites
http://www.suvarnanews.tv/live-tv
http://www.samayatv.in/live_news.html
http://www.janasritv.com/live/index.html


Candidates List:


1) Mysore (Legislative Council LC)
- Yashaswi S Somasekar (BJP), R Dharmasena (Congress), U S Shekar (KJP), SP Manjunath (Independent), Ayub Khan (Independent)

2) Dharwad LC
- Pradeep Shivappa Shettar (BJP), Nagaraj Gurusiddappa Chabbi (Congress), Shivaraj S Sajjanar [Karnataka Janata Paksha (KJP)], Basavaraj Basavantappa Hadi (Independent)

3) Chitradurga LAC
- KS Naveen (BJP), MA Sethuram (Congress), TG Narendranath, HT Nagareddy, KC Veerendra, HA Shanmukhappa, G Raghu (Independent)

- Janata Dal Secular (JDS) is not contesting and supporting B S Yeddyurappa's KJP in Mysore and Dharwad. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress are contesting all 3 seats/

Apart from who won lost, the polls, vote margin in the LAC poll will also be keenly watched by analysts. Bypoll saw nearly 100% voter turnout.

Latest updates, breaking flash just in, recent leading/ trailing trends can also be seen in Kasthuri Newz 24, Janasri, Samaya News, Deccan Herald, Vijaya Karnataka, Kannada Prabha, Prajavani, Udayavani, NDTV, CNN-IBN, Times Now, Aaj Tak, Zee News, The Hindu  and other newspaper media

Tags: Karnataka Janata Paksha 24th 14 - Kar today lead updates - Abhyarthi Yaru Sadhiside Gellalu Sotaru  - leading position announced Cunavane - Mata Enike - Sankhye - Byelection Bypoll Bi elections Bye Poll - UpaCunavane Phalitansa - Chunavan Chunavane Upachunavan - Abhyarthigala Patti - Enikke - Parinam - Enikeyalli

By-Election Result August 24-8-2013 - Mandya, Bangalore Rural, Avanigadda

1) Mandya - Congress Wins by over 67,619 votes

Ramya (Congress) - 4,83,130 votes leading over CS Puttaraju (JDS) - 4,15,511 votes


2) Bangalore Rural - Congress Wins by over 1,09,400 (1 lakh) votes

D K Suresh (Congress) - 5,27,028 votes leading over Anita Kumaraswamy (JD-S) - 4,56,648 votes

3) Avanigadda - TDP Wins

- Hari Prasad Ambati (Haribabu) of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) wins with 61,643 votes

The counting of votes began at 8 am IST today August 24, 2013 (Saturday). The latest updates, trend will be updated in this blog

The vote margin, who won, lost will be updated in this post. The byelection was held on Aug 21st

- In Mandya - Karnataka Loksabha Constituency - 9 candidates are in fray. The main contest is between CS Puttaraju of [Janata Dal (Secular) JDS] and Ramya (Congress), Krishnamurthy (RPI) is also contesting

- In Bangalore Rural - Karnataka Lok Sabha Constituency- 13 candidates are in fray. The main contest is between Anita Kumaraswamy (JD-S) and D K Suresh (Congress), Kunigal Shivanna (RPI), RT Prakash (JD-U)

- In Avanigada - Andhra Pradesh Vidhan Sabha Constituency - 3 candidates are in fray 1) Hari Prasad Ambati (Haribabu) of Telugu Desam Party (TDP), 2) Ravu Subrahmanyam - Independent, 3) Sykam Rajasekhar - Independent

Tags: Kar AP LS State Assembly - Latest Trend - Who won, lost - Updates - ByPoll - ByElection - BiPoll - BiElection - Bypolls, Byelections - Bipolls Bielections

Ashish Nanda - New IIM-A Director - Harvard Professor - IIT-Delhi, IIM Ahmedabad Gold Medallist - Profile

- Harvard Law School Professor Ashish Nanda will be the new Director of Indian Institute of Managment (Ahmedabad)

- Ashish Nanda will take over as Director on September 2, 2013 (Monday). He will take leave of absence from Harvard

- The Director post in IIMA was lying vacant for past 10 months after the end of term of Dr Samir Barua


Profile:


- Ashish Nanda was a Gold Medallist from IIT-Delhi and IIM-A

- PhD in Business Economy from Harvard University

- Faculy member of Harvard University for the past 13 years 

Fore detailed Bio and Resume see the site 
http://ashishnanda.com/about/bio-resume

For more updates see NDTV, CNN-IBN, Times Now and other news media

Friday, August 23, 2013

VHP Leader Ashok Singhal Under House Arrest - Ayodhya Yatra on August 24-8-2013

- Uttar Pradesh Police has placed Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal under house arrest today August 23, 2013 (Friday)

- The house arrest of Ashok Singhal in Allahabad comes in the wake of planned Ayodhya Yatra by the VHP

- Media reports say Faisabad administration has issued arrest warrant against nearly 70 VHP leaders

- Heavy police has been deployed in the twin cities of Ayodhya-Faisabad

- Samajwadi Government has not given permission for the Yatra. But VHP has said it will go ahead with the yatra

- In the absence of leaders, will the yatra proceed needs to be seen. 

For more updates see NDTV, CNN-IBN, Sadhna News, Aaj Tak, ABP Star news, India TV, Dinamalar and other news media

Avanigadda Election Result Aug 24-8-2013 - Live Streaming in ABN Andhra Jyothi, TV9 - AP State Assembly By-Elections Results

Avanigadda - Andhra Pradesh State Assembly Vidhan Sabha constituency by-Election results will be declared on August 24, 2013 (Saturday). Counting of votes begins at 8 am IST

The live telecast, Latest Trend update of poll results can be seen in ABN Andhra Jyothi, TV9, Sakshi News TV, ETV2 etc. Will update the result in this blog.


Live streaming in 


Webcast,podcast, online stream of news channels can be seen in the web-tv websites
http://www.yupptv.com/abnandhrajyothi_live.html
http://www.tlivetv.com/telugu/tv9 
http://www.sakshitv.com/
http://www.cvrnews.tv/


Candidates List:


- 3 candidates are in fray in the Avanigada bypoll. 
1) Hari Prasad Ambati (Haribabu) of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) 
2) Ravu Subrahmanyam - Independent
3) Sykam Rajasekhar - Independent

The byelections were necessitated because of the demise of TDP sitting MLA Ambati Brahmanaiah. TDP candidate Hariprasad is Amabati's son

TDP sought unanimous election of its candidate. Congress, YSR Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), TRS are not contesting the election

It is likely to be a cakewalk for TDP. Apart from who won lost, the polls, vote margin in will also be keenly watched by analysts.

Latest breaking flash news, updates, trends can also be seen in Gemini News, Zee 24 Ghantalu, NTV Telugu, TV5 News, Eenadu, CVR News, TimesofAP and other media

Tags: 195 24th 14 - Today Tomorrow lead updates - leading position announced - Byelection Bypoll Bi elections Bye Poll - Ennikala Ottu Phalitala lemkimppu bhyarthi Evaru Gelupondinadi Vijayalu Gelucukunna, kolpotaru - Phalitanga Phalitalu Ennika Otu Ennikala Phalitalu - Ennika Phalitam

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Bangalore Rural, Mandya - Election Result Aug 24-8-2013 - Live Streaming in Suvarna, TV9 - Karnataka Loksabha Elections Results

1) Mandya - Congress Wins by over 67,619 votes

Ramya (Congress) - 4,83,130 votes leading over CS Puttaraju (JDS) - 4,15,511 votes

2) Bangalore Rural - Congress Wins by over 1,09,400 (1 lakh) votes

D K Suresh (Congress) - 5,27,028 votes leading over Anita Kumaraswamy (JD-S) - 4,56,648 votes

Mandya, Bangalore Rural - Karnataka Lok Sabha constituencies by-Election results will be declared on August 24, 2013 (Saturday). Counting of votes begins at 8 am IST

The live telecast, Latest Trend update of poll results can be seen in Suvarna News 24x7, TV9 Karnataka, Udaya News, Public TV etc Will update the result in this blog.


Live streaming in 


Webcast,podcast, online stream of news channels can be seen in the web-tv websites
http://www.suvarnanews.tv/live-tv
http://www.samayatv.in/live_news.html
http://www.janasritv.com/live/index.html


Candidates List:


- In Mandya - 9 candidates are in fray. The main contest is between CS Puttaraju of [Janata Dal (Secular) JDS] and Ramya (Congress), Krishnamurthy (RPI) is also contesting

- In Bangalore Rural - 13 candidates are in fray. The main contest is between Anita Kumaraswamy (JD-S) and D K Suresh (Congress), Kunigal Shivanna (RPI), RT Prakash (JD-U)

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has withdrawn its candidates in support of JDS. B S Yeddyurappa Karnataka Janata Party (KJP) is also not contesting election

Apart from who won lost, the polls, vote margin in the Member of Parliament MP LS poll will also be keenly watched by analysts. Bypoll saw around 50% voter turnout.

Latest updates, breaking flash just in, recent leading/ trailing trends can also be seen in Kasthuri Newz 24, Janasri, Samaya News, Deccan Herald, Vijaya Karnataka, Kannada Prabha, Prajavani, Udayavani, NDTV, CNN-IBN, Times Now, Aaj Tak, Zee News  and other newspaper media

Tags: 20 23 24th 14 - Kar today lead updates - Mandiya Bengaluru Gramantara Grama - Abhyarthi Yaru Sadhiside Gellalu Sotaru  - leading position announced Cunavane - Mata Enike - Sankhye - Byelection Bypoll Bi elections Bye Poll - UpaCunavane Phalitansa - Chunavan Chunavane Upachunavan - Abhyarthigala Patti - Enikke - Parinam - Enikeyalli

Special Entry Fees in Tamil Nadu Temples Suspended

- TNHRCE has suspended collection of Special Entry Fees to have darshan of the Deity in 142 Temples in Tamil Nadu

- This comes in the backdrop of a case filed in Madurai Bench of High Court to abolish special entry fees in temples

- Special fees ranging from Rs. 5 to Rs. 200 were collected in many Temples of the state for Special Darshan

- As per media report, this collection of fees has been temporarily suspended

- This blog is of the view that instead of collecting fees, Government must allot necessary funds to the Temple

For more updates see Dinamalar, Puthiya Thalaimurai, Thanthi TV, The Hindu and other news media

Tags: Kovil Sirappu Kattanam Rathu


Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Mandya, Bangalore Rural Vote Percentage - August 21-8-2013 - By-Election Voter Turnout

The voting for the Bangalore Rural, Mandya Lok Sabha By-Election is underway. The polling percentage is listed below

- Vote Percentage - Around 15% (at 12 pm Noon)

The main contest is between Congress and Janata Dal (Secular). BJP has withdrawn candidate in tacit support to JDS 

The counting of votes will be on Aug 24th (Saturday). This is the 1st by-election after Congress Government came to power in Karnataka

For more updates see Deccan Herald, TV9 Karnataka, Suvarna News, Times of India, The Hindu, twitter feed and other news media

Tags: Poll Percent - Voter Turnout Sekadavaru Matadana - Mata Calayiside Pratisada - Aug 21st - Polls - Chunavane Cunavane - Nirbhachan Voter turnout Update - Nirbachana

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Srirangam Thai Ther Festival 2014 Schedule - Sri Ranganathaswamy Thaither Thiruvizha Dates - Bhupathi Thirunal

Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswamy Thai Ther Festival important dates is given below

4 February 2014 - Tuesday - Kodiyetram (morning); Sri Namperumal in Thiruchivagai (evening) - Bhoopathi Thirunal
5 February 2014 - Wednesday - Otrai Prabhai Vahanam (Morning); Hamsa Vahanam (Evening)
6 Feb 2014 - Thursday - Simha Vahanam (morning); Yaali Vahanam (Evening)
7-2-2014 - Friday - Iratai Prabhai (morning); Sri Garuda Vahana Sevai (evening)

8 February 2014 - Saturday - Sri Sesha Vahanam (morning); Sri Hanumantha Vahanam (evening)
9 Feb 2014 - Sunday - Karpaga Vruksha Vahanam (mor); Yaanai Vahanam (eve)
10 February 2014 - Monday - Thiruchivigai - Poonther Sevai
11 February 2014 - Tuesday - Guthirai Vahanam - Vaiyali Kandaruluthal

12 Feb 2014 - Wednesday - Therottam - Thiru Thai Ther (6.30 am)
13 Feb 2014 - Thursday - Sapthavaranam
14 February 2014 - Friday - Aalum Palakku

For more updates and detailed schedule see the official Temple website 
http://www.srirangam.org/

Tags: Sri Ranganathaswamy Ranganachiar Thiruvizha - Thirunaal 14

Srirangam Panguni Festival 2014 Schedule - Aadhi Brahmotsavam Dates

Srirangam Sri Rangathaswamy Aadhi Brahmotsavam Festival is held Panguni Tamil month. The important dates in 2014 festival given below

5 April 2014 - Saturday - Kodiyetram (morning); Sri Namperumal in Thiruchivigai

7 April 2014 - Monday - Sri Namperumal in Jeerpuram Asthana Mandapam
8 Apr 2014 - Tuesday - Sri Garuda Vahana Sevai
9 April 2014 - Wednesday - Sri Sesha Vahanam (Morning); Karpaga Vruksha Vahanam (Evening)

10-4-2014 - Thursday - Uraiyur Yeluntharulal

12 April 2014 - Saturday - Guthirai Vahanam (Evening)
13-4-2014 - Sunday - Panguni Uthiram - Thirumanjanam (night 12 to 3.30 am)
14 April 2014 - (Monday) - Therottam at 7.15 am (Go Ratham) Thiru Ther
15 April 2014 - (Tuesday) - Aalum Pallakku Purapadu (in evening)

For more updates and detailed schedule see the official Temple website 
http://www.srirangam.org/

Tags: Sri Ranganathaswamy Ranganachiar Thiruvizha

Puri Rath Yatra 2015 Date - Lord Jagannath - Bahuda Yatra, Suna Besha, Niladri Bije 2015 Dates

- Puri Rath Yatra on - July 18, 2015  (Saturday)

- Hera Panchami - July 22, 2015 (Wednesday)
- Dakhina Moda - July 23, 2015 (Thursday)
- Sandhya Darshan - July 25, 2015 (Saturday)
- Bahuda Jatra on - July 26, 2015 (Sunday)
- Suna Besha on - July 27, 2015 (Monday)
- Adhar Pana - July 28, 2015 (Tuesday)
- Niladri Bije on - July 29, 2015 (Wednesday)

About Rath Yatra:


Puri Rath Yatra is celebrated in the Ashadh Maas (June-July), Shukla Pakshya Dwitiya (second day from no moon day)

Lord Jagannath (Sri Krishna), his elder brother Lord Balabhadra, sister Goddess Subhadra will bless devotees on the way to visit their Aunt at Gundicha Temple, situated 2 km from the Puri Temple.

On the way at Mausima Temple in Badadana (Grand Road), 'Podapitha' cooked by their aunt will be offered to deities. Sri Jagannath will stay at Gudincha Temple for 9 days.

Statistics:


- Lord Jagannath Rath 'Nandighosh' is 45 feet high with 18 wheels
- Lord Balabhadra Rath 'Taladhwaja' has 16 wheels
- Goddess Subadhra Rath 'Darpadalan' has 14 wheels

Next Year Puri Rath Yatra: 
In 2016, Puri Rath Yatra is on July 6, 2016 (Wednesday)
In 2017, Puri Rath Yatra is on June 25, 2017 (Sunday)

Tags: When is Puri Rath Yatra? Ulta Yatra Gundicha Yatra Srigundicha Ultayatra

US Open 2013 - Live in Ten Sports - Djokovic, Federer,, Nadal, Murray - Scores Video Website

US Open 2013 Championships Grand Slam Tennis will be live telecast by Ten Sports in India from August 26th to September 9, 2013.

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray, David Ferrer are the main contenders in the Men Singles. Men's Singles Final will be held on September 9, 2013 (Monday). 

Highlights can be seen in the youtube website
http://www.youtube.com/user/USOPEN

One can see videos, Live Score, schedule draw, hear Radio Commentary in the official website 
http://www.usopen.org/

The 133rd edition of The Championship is held in  USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows Park, of Queens, New York City, United States of America (USA)

For updates one can see Wikipedia, Guardian, New York Times and other news media. Not aware of any website live streaming, Webcast, Podcast, online stream of the event in India.

Tags: USA Quarter Final - Pre-Quarters, Semi Final

West Bengal 12 Municipal Election Schedule 2013 - WB Municipalities Civic Bodies Poll Date

West Bengal State Election Commission (SEC) has announced the schedule of 12 Municipalities election 2013. The dates are given below

Election Date - September 21, 2013 (Saturday) 
Result, Counting of Votes - 24-9-2013 (Tuesday)
Nomination Dates - August 16 (Friday) to Aug 23 (Friday)
Last Date for Withdrawal of Candidature - 26 August 2013 (Monday)


12 Municipality List:


- Mekhliganj (Cooch Behar)
- Haldibari (Coochbehar)
- Alipurduar (Jalpaiguri)
- Balurghat (South Dinajpur)
- Dalkhola (North Dinajpur)
- Chakdaha (Nadia)
- Panihati (North 24 Parganas)
- Habra (North 24 Pargana)
- Diamond Harbour (South 24 Parganas)
- Burdwan Town 
- Guskara (Burdwan)
- Dubrajpur (Birbhum)

Trinamul Congress (TMC), CPI-M Left, Congress, BJP are main political parties. Factions within the party might also contest against each other in Purasabha election

For more updates on Municipal Paurasabha election one can see Star ABP Ananda, Zee 24 Ghanta, News Time Bangla, Tara Newz, Kolkata TV, Wbsec Website, Channel 10, NE Bangla, CTVN News, Anandabazar Patrika, The Telegraph India and other news media

Tags: Urban Local Bodies (ULB) - WBSEC Uttar Dakshin Chakdah - Counting of Vote Dates Nirbhachan - Kolkata, Calcutta, WB Poll - Phalaphala Bama Bamaphrantera Prarthi - Bhotagana - Bhotera Phala Ghosana Bhograhana - All India Trinamool (AITC), AITMC Communist Party CPI, RPI, Forward Block Cong - WB Paschim Bangal WestBengal Banga

Aurangabad-Jalna MLC Election Result Aug 21-8-2013 - Live in Zee 24 Taas, ABP Majha, IBN Lokmat, TV9 - LAC Maharashtra Legislative Council

Subhash Zambad (Congress) Declared Won - Shivsena Loses


Aurangabad cum Jalna district - Maharashtra Legislative Council (MLC) - Local Authorities Constituency (LAC) election results will be announced on August 21, 2013 (Wednesday).

Counting of votes begins at 8 am IST. One can watch results in Zee 24 Taas Marathi, ABP Star Majha, TV9 Maharashtra, IBN Lokmat, Jai Maharashtra and other news media


Live streaming in:


Webcast, podcast, online stream of news channels can be seen in web tv websites
http://abpmajha.newsbullet.in/live-tv
http://ibnlive.in.com/livestreaming/ibnlokmat/

The main contest is between Subhash Zambad (Congress) and Kishanchand Tanwani (Shiv Sena). Shiv Sena and BJP are in alliance. Similarly Congress and NCP are in alliance. 

There are totally 471 votes and 100% voter turnout was reported. Apart from who won, lost - vote margin will also be closely watched. 

All the members of Aurangabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), Jalna Zila Parishad and 11 other local authority members have cast their vote

Latest updates, breaking, flash, just in news, recent leading/trailing trends can also be seen in Times of India, Loksatta, Mumbai News TV and other media

Tags: Bienniel Nav Nirman Sena, Rashtrawadi - Vidhan Parishad - Chunav Parinam Phaisla - Bypoll UP Upa Chunav Faisla - Nivadanaka Nikal Nikaal - Vidhanparishad -Nivadanuk  Neekal Nikala Dvare - Mata Mojani - Yaa Upa Nivadhan Vijayachi Result - Kona Gamavale Vijayi - Potanivadhan - MNS - AJ LAC Matamojani Today Tomorrow

Monday, August 19, 2013

F1 Belgium Grand Prix August 25-8-2013 - Live in Star Sports 2, ESPN HD- Belgian FIA Formula 1 GP One - Race Schedule Time

Belgian Grand Prix Formula One (F1) Racing will be live telecast in India by Star Sports2 and ESPN HD on August 23, 24, 25 - 2013


Live Streaming:


Webcast, podcast, online stream of the race can be seen in the star sports website
http://live.foxsportsasia.com/f1/

Schedule in IST:


August 23, 2013 - Friday (only in ESPN HD)
- 1.25 pm - Practice Session 1
- 5.25 pm - Practice Session 2

August 24, 2013 - Saturday (only in ESPNHD)
- 2.25 pm - Practice Session 3
- 5.20 pm - Qualifying 

August 25, 2013 - Sunday
- 4.30 pm IST - Main Race
- 7.15 pm IST - Chequered Flag

Live Timing:


- Live timing can be seen in the official website
http://www.formula1.com/live_timing/
- Race edits, on board laps video can be seen in official F1 website
http://www.formula1.com/video/

Driver Standings:


1) Sebastian Vettel, of Red Bull Racing, Renault - 172 points
2) Kimi Raikkonen of Lotus Renault - 134 point
3) Fernando Alonso of Ferrari - 133 points 

Constructor Standing:


1) Red Bull Racing, Renault - 277 points
2) Mercedes - 208 points
3) Ferrari - 194 point

Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps Statistics:


- Number of laps - 44
- Circuit length - 7.004 km
- Race Distance - 308.052 km

ESPN, Neo Sport, Ten Sports are not live telecasting the race. Only Star Sports, ESPN HD have rights to telecast the Hungary Grandprix in India

Tags: Can Jul 28th - Auto Racing - Sun - GP World Championship Star Timings - Shell GP - Starsports2

GSLV D5 Launch Called Off - Leakage Detected Aug 19-8-2013 - ISRO New Launch Date Soon

- ISRO has cancelled the launch of GSLV D5 scheduled to be launched today August 19, 2013 (Monday)

- The reason stated is fuel leakage in 2nd stage of the GSLV. Some smoke was emanating from 2nd stage

- The propellant in 2nd stage is UH25 and N2O4

- The suspension has nothing to do with indigenous Cryogenic engine stage, the fault is in 2nd stage only

- The GSLV will be moved to assembly block and assessed before deciding on new launch date of GSAT-14 

- ISRO Chairman Dr. Radhakrishnan addressed the press and announced the reason for calling off flight

- The 1st GSLV flight with indigenous Cryogenic engine was a failure some years back. This is the 2nd flight with indigenous 

- For more updates see DD news, ISRO website, NDTV, CNN IBN, Times Now, Aaj Tak and other news media

Tags: Why GSLV was aborted? Stopped - Technical reason

35 Pilgrims Killed in Bihar Train Accident - Aug 19-8-2013 - Rajya Rani Express Accident

- 35 Pilgrims were killed in Bihar, when Rajya Rani Express ran over people crossing railway track at around 8.30 am today August 19, 2013 (Monday)

- Media Reports, most the people died were women and children. Around 12 pilgrim were injured

- Most people killed were Kanwarias (devotees of Lord Shiva) at Katyani Sthan

- Angry people torched the coaches of train and assaulted the driver. Driver is in critical condition

- Accident took place at Bihar Khagaria District - Dhamara Ghat Railway Station on Saharsa - Mansi railway roue in East central railway

- It is unfortunate that people got killed.

- Railways must deploy better safety measures and put in place foot over bridge at all level crossings to avoid such incidents in future

- Also people must obey rules and be careful while crossing tracks

For more updates see Aaj Tak, ABP Star News, India TV, NDTV, Times Now, CNN-IBN and other news media

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Odisha Municipal Election 2013 Schedule - Orissa Urban Local Body ULB, Municipality Corporation Poll

Odisha State Election Commission (SEC) has announced the schedule of Urban Local Bodies (ULB) and Berhampur Mahanagar Municipal Corporation election 2013. The dates are given below

Election Date - September 19, 2013 (Thursday) - 8 am to 5 pm IST
Result, Counting of Votes - 20-9-2013 (Friday) from 8 am onwards

Issue of Notification: August 16, 2013
Nomination Dates - August 20 (Tuesday) to Aug 24 (Saturday)
Scrutiny of Nomination - 26-8-2013 (Monday)
Last Date for Withdrawal of Candidature - 29 August 2013 (Thursday)

Mayor (or ULB Chairperson) Election on - 30 September 2013 (Monday)
Deputy Mayor (or ULB Vice Chairperson) Election on - 22 October 2013 (Tuesday)


Statistics:


- Election in 32 Municipalities, 58 Notified Area Councils (NAC)
- 27.57 lakh voters
- 1,569 Councillors to be elected in 1569 wards
- 50% seats reserved for Women
- 3,010 Polling Booths
- BMC has 40 wards
- Puri, Rourkela Municipalities have 33 wards

For more updates on Municipal election one can see Odisha TV (OTV), Naxatra News, Odisha Reporter, Telegraph, ETV Oriya, Kanak TV, Sambad, Samaja, Dharitri and other news media

Tags: Counting of Vote Nirbhachan -Samabesa Prarthi ke jayalabha kara, jayi, harana - Nirbacana Phalaphala Parinama - ara bhota parthakya - NAC's

KDS vs HH - Aug 17-8-2013 - IBL Live in ESPN, Star Sports 2 - Hyderabad Hotshots vs Krrish Delhi Smashers - Saina Nehwal vs Jwala Gutta

Indian Badminton League IBL match between Krrish Delhi Smashers (KDS) vs Hyderabad Hotshots (HH) will be played today August 17, 2013 (Saturday) at 4 pm IST


Live in:


Star Sports2, ESPN, ESPN HD are live telecasting the match from 4 pm IST. Pre match programme 'Smash' will start at 3.30 pm IST


Live Commentary, Score in:


Live Text Commentary, Score can be seen in the official IBL website
http://www.indianbadmintonleague.co/

Team:


Krrish Delhi Smashers (KDS) -
- Jwala Gutta (Mixed Doubles)
- Wong Wing Ki - (Mens Singles)
- Sai Praneeth (Men's Single)
- Nichaon Jindapon (Women Singles)
- Boon Heong Tan / Kien Keat Koo (Men Double)
- V Diju / Prajakta Sawant (Mixed Doubles)
- HS Pranoy (Men Single)
- Arundhati Panthawane (WS)

Hyderabad Hotshots (HH) - 
- Saina Nehwal (Womens Singles)
- Taufik Hidayat (Mens Singles)
- Ajay Jayaram (MS)
- V Shem Goh / Khim Wah Lim (Mens Doubles)
- Pradnya Gadre / Tarun Kona (Mixed Doubles)
- Tanongsak
- Kanthi Visalakshi P
- Shubhankar Dey


Match Format:


- There are totally 5 matches to be played viz., 2 Men's Singles, 1 Women's Singles, 1 Men's Doubles, 1 Mixed Double

- Team winning 5-0 matches will get 6 points. Team winning 4-1 will get 5 points. Team winning 3-2 will get 4 points

Neo Sports, Sony Six, Ten Sports, Doordarshan DD National DD1 are not live telecasting the match. Only ESPN, ESPN HD, Star Sports 2 have rights to live telecast the match

Tags: Aug 17th Vodafone IBL13 IBL 13 - XD MS WS MD