Training Institutes

  • Police constable blinds and kills daughter's lover June 29, 2014

    A 22-year-old youth was blinded and killed allegedly by his girlfriend's father, a police constable, and other family members when he had gone to secretly meet her at her house at Daulatpur village in Patna district, police said on Sunday. The incident occurred when Rahul Kumar, a diploma holder from the...
  • Industrial Training Institutes start online admission June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Students aspiring to get admission in state-run Industrial Training Institutes will no longer have to stand in long queues outside application form counters as they will now be able apply online. Delhi government on Friday announced that it has extended online admission registration facility for engineering and non-engineering...
  • Girish Soni, AAP's Dalit face with big dreams for poor December 28, 2013

    One of the two Dalit faces in Arvind Kejriwal's young cabinet, Girish Soni with his tireless contribution to Aam Aadmi Party's 'Bijli-Pani' agitation has come a long way from the youth who had to give up on his higher studies owing to financial problems. The 49-year-old MLA from Madipur nudged out...
  • Haryana: Investment banker quits job to light up Sirohi village November 5, 2013

    New Delhi: In the sleepy village of Sirohi, 60 kms from Delhi, Gauri Agarwal has lit up the lives of the villagers in less than six months. Gauri who quit her job as an investment banker decided to adopt the village. Aided by the students of the National Power Training...
  • IT Ministry looking at generating jobs linked to Urdu: Kapil Sibal August 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Telecom and IT Minister Kapil Sibal on Saturday said that training institute, NEILIT, under his ministry is looking at generating jobs linked with Urdu language. "We have started one more initiative to connect Urdu language with employment. We have started a new programme NEILIT. It will open 50...
  • Pakistan wants India's help in training its teachers April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistan has asked India to present it with methods of teachers' training and research materials of various teacher training institutes. According to sources, Pakistan Directorate of Staff Development in Lahore has requested the National Council of Teacher Education to share teaching qualities which it wants to incorporate in...
  • Bangalore: Tax brigade hits the green button August 11, 2012

    Bangalore: Where in Bangalore will you find a zero waste campus? Seems impossible, but hold your thoughts, we are about to break that myth. The Direct Taxes Regional Training Institute (DTRTI), located in Jalahalli at HMT Watch Division have set an example with their green initiatives. World famous author, Albert...
  • Haryana: Uproar over caste wing at govt institute May 7, 2012

    Narnaul: The government-run Industrial Training Institute in Narnaul, Haryana, found itself in the centre of a controversy on Saturday. The institute has allegedly created a separate wing for SC/STs, calling it "special privileges". The students, however, call it discriminatory. The institute was set up by the government with the aim of...
  • Engineering student kills himself after ragging March 4, 2010

    Kurukshetra: Tragedy struck the family of 28-year old Satwinder Singh when he killed himself by jumping in front of a running train. His suicide note blames seven seniors of a Mumbai-based Advanced Training Institute, where he was a student, for harassing him for the past 3 months. ...
  • Ragged to death: student jumps in front of moving train March 3, 2010

    Mumbai: A 20-year-old student from Mumbai's Advanced Training Institute killed himself after he got frustrated with being ragged for months in the institute. He jumped in front of a running train in Gangdhar area of Rajasthan's Jhalwar district on Monday. Satwinder Kumar left behind a suicide note in which he...
  • Delhi tech college students strip, beat up junior September 5, 2009

    New Delhi: Five students of a technical institute in east Delhi were arrested on Friday for allegedly making a junior strip and dance as part of ragging and later assaulted him, police said. "The incident took place at an Industrial Training Institute in Vivek Vihar area (in east Delhi) Wednesday when...
  • Work in progress: Govt resurrects industrial training schools July 17, 2008

    New Delhi: The clicks of the camera hold the promise of a flashy new career for 22-year-old Mohit Saxena. He has nearly completed the one-year course in digital photography at an industrial training institute (ITI) in the outskirts of Delhi. He chose the professional certificate course over a regular undergraduate...