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CT University develops Sanitizing Mat for shoes

Ludhiana: Robotics and Automation Lab of CT University has made a sanitizing mat that will spray-sanitize the shoes of the person. Satyam Gupta BCA 3rd semester student and Gurkirat Singh, Lab Technician, under the Guidance of Dr. Harmeet Singh, Project Head, Robonova developed this sanitizing mat. The key features of the sanitizing mat are that it automatically flows the sanitizer to the sponge where user keeps the feet. Secondly, the moisture sensor will keep track of the overflow of the sanitizer in the standing area to save the overconsumption of the sanitizer and to avoid the shoes from getting over wet. Dr. Harmeet singh added, “Now we are following three Ss for our Shoes in the University. We are placing three Mats in the entry area. The First mat is to Scrub the Shoes to remove a...
Tributes paid to Maharaja Ranjit Singh on death anniversary
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Tributes paid to Maharaja Ranjit Singh on death anniversary

BATHINDA: Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU), Bathinda commemorated the 181st death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh on Monday. MRSPTU Vice Chancellor, Prof. Mohan Paul Singh Ishar led the faculty and staff of the University in paying rich floural tributes to the great Sikh emperor. Prof. Ishar spoke about the ideals of great Sikh ruler Maharaja Ranjit Singh and presented brief history of the leader of the Sikh Empire, which ruled the northwest Indian subcontinent in the early half of the 19th century. He said that recently in a poll conducted by the BBC World Histories Magazine, Maharaja Ranjit Singh was voted as greatest ruler in the world history. He was born in Gujranwala (now in Pakistan) on November 13, 1780, and died on ...
“Mission Fateh” to create public awareness against Covid-19 launched at MRSPTU
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“Mission Fateh” to create public awareness against Covid-19 launched at MRSPTU

Tributes paid to Maharaja Ranjit Singh on the death anniversary  BATHINDA: Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU), Bathinda, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Mohan Paul Singh Ishar kick-started the “Mission Fateh” campaign to create public awareness against Covid-19.         Prof. Ishar said Mission Fateh symbolises the resolve of the people of Punjab to halt the spread of the Novel Coronavirus through discipline, cooperation and compassion.          He said “Awareness generation is the most potent tool in combating novel corona virus. Therefore, university and its National Service Scheme (NSS) wing would undertake an array of activities to encourage people to be more careful in the coming days.” ...
Chandigarh University comes to rescue of Indian students who have the dream of studying abroad
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Chandigarh University comes to rescue of Indian students who have the dream of studying abroad

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India] June 30 (ANI/PRNewswire): Chandigarh University has come to the rescue of Indian students whose dream of studying abroad has been shattered due to the global pandemic crisis. With an aim to fulfill the aspirations of Indian students to study in Australia, Chandigarh University has established an 'Indo-Australian Study Centre' at its campus where top-notch Australian Universities are offering International Articulation programs in the field of Commerce, Business Administration, Software Engineering, Business Informatics, and Civil Engineering. "Due to the current pandemic situation, many Indian students who wished to study abroad are not able to pursue their dreams. For Australia, Chandigarh University has established tie-ups with La-Trobe University Melbourne fo...
Cool environment for good health of dogs is necessary in the summer–Veterinary Expert
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Cool environment for good health of dogs is necessary in the summer–Veterinary Expert

Ludhiana: Summer is good period for you and your dog to spend time outdoors exercising and having fun. But it is important to understand that high environment temperatures can be dangerous, too, and you must keep your dog cool. These views were expressed by Dr C S Randhawa, HoD, Veterinary Medicine Department of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana. He said that the most common problems during hot weather are heat stroke and dehydration. Any dog exercising on a hot, humid day, even with plenty of water, can become overheated. Take your dog for walk during cool hours of the day. It is more common with black coloured dogs or with long hair coat pets. One of the common situations of dogs becoming sick is because they are left in car in hot summer days. Even if th...
LPU organized two-day 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Circuits and Systems (ICICS2020)
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LPU organized two-day 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Circuits and Systems (ICICS2020)

Conference aimed to bring together researchers, scientists, academicians to share recent advances made in the smart and green technologies “Non-contact and smart systems required for post Covid-19 era”: Conference Chair 10 Sessions of the conference witnessed many international & national experts from premier corporates and academia including those from Russia, Malaysia and more  Out of 300 Research Papers received from across the world, One-Third (100) selected were presented before the experts Presumed to be first International e-conference of the Punjab State on EEE  Jalandhar: The School of Electronics & Electrical Engineering at LPU hosted two-day 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Circuits and Systems (ICICS-2020). Due to the ongoing pandemic, the co...
GNDU first university to start online viva of Ph.D
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GNDU first university to start online viva of Ph.D

AMRITSAR: - In the current scenario of COVID-19 pandemic, it is only recently the University Grants Commission (UGC) issued instructions in the month of March that Viva Voce of doctorate degrees be conducted in the online mode. Guru Nanak Dev University, however, on its own started the conduct of online Viva Voce for its doctorate programs way back in November 2018.    Only a small miniscule of Viva are being conducted in face to face mode and till date 154 Viva have been conducted using the facility of Video Conferencing. To bring propriety, the Viva is recorded and becomes part of the records of candidates and also it is verified not only by the supervisor, head of the concerned department but also by Dean of the concerned Faculty.    This initiative was one ...
Justice R C Lahoti former Chief Justice of India Bats for Indian Values and Culture: in his online interface at Chitkara University
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Justice R C Lahoti former Chief Justice of India Bats for Indian Values and Culture: in his online interface at Chitkara University

CHANDIGARH: Justice R C Lahoti, in conversation with Dr Archana Mantri, Vice Chancellor of the University, shared his views on Indian Values and Culture & imbibing them in life and work Under Chitkara University’s Explore series of talks, shared his views on Indian Values and Culture & imbibing them in life and work. More than his grit, wisdom, intelligence and landmark judgments, Justice Lahoti is known in judicial circles as a man of Values. He is firm believer in Indian Values and Culture and opines that the world needs to live by the values given by Indian culture. “We are living in exploding times and if values perish from our lives, the world will be a set of walking bodies without souls.” he opined. In an engrossing talk, he touched upon various topics, including Universal v...
Khalsa College all set for the Online Classes for Next Session, Tie up with Google
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Khalsa College all set for the Online Classes for Next Session, Tie up with Google

Amritsar: In a major initiative, historic Khalsa College Amritsar (KCA) has tied up with the Google to adopt the Online Classes programs for the next academic session. The training sessions are on and Google has offered the College a G-Suite search engine software programme at affordable costs to reach out to the students for E-Classes due to the lockdown in wake of Covid-19 spread. Principal Dr. Mehal Singh said on the directions from the Khalsa College Governing Council (KCGC), they reached out to the Google headquarters who guided their staff to offer the latest programs for E-Learning. ``The education scenario is changing dramatically, with the distinctive rise of e-learning, whereby teaching is all set to be adopted remotely through digital platforms”, said Dr.Mehal Singh.   He...
Sarpanchs/ Panchs and officers give clarion call for making district ‘corona free’ under ‘Mission Fateh’
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Sarpanchs/ Panchs and officers give clarion call for making district ‘corona free’ under ‘Mission Fateh’

Massive sensitization drive held across 890 villages of Jalandhar    Jalandhar: Sarpanchs and Panchs from across the district along with Rural Development and Panchayat Department today gave a clarion call to people, under ‘Mission Fateh’ launched by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, for making Jalandhar ‘Corona free’ by taking all the possible precautions for checking its spread.  The department of Rural Development and Panchayats led by District Development and Panchayat Officer Mr. Iqbaljit Singh Sahota today undertook a major awareness drive in all the 890 villages of the district. During the drive the Sarpanch and Panchs of the villages along with officers of the Rural Development and Panchayat department made door to door visits for awakening the people ...