5000 Micro ATMs to be installed at fuel stations on highways and rural areas

Posted by: at 12/04/2016 03:20:00 am

New Delhi, 04 December, 2016.
In a bid to make cashless transactions a reality and relevant in all aspects of life, Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Oil minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan asked to install 5000 Micro ATMs at fuel stations on highways and rural areas. Minister was speaking during the launch of month-long programme to familiarize consumers with e-payment systems at Indian Oil Corporation Retail Outlet, Irwin Service Station, Baba Kharag Singh Marg, New Delhi.
5000 Micro ATMs to be installed at fuel stations on highways and rural areas
 Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Oil minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan at Oxigen Stall during the event 2

5000 Micro ATMs to be installed at fuel stations on highways and rural areas
Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Oil minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan at Oxigen Stall during the event

Micro ATM is a full featured banking access device enabling deposit, withdrawal, balance enquiry and money transfer to other Aadhaar linked bank accounts. This device is dubbed as a branchless banking device and work as a great tool for financial inclusion process. Oxigen is the only non-banking player approved to operate Micro ATMs.

Oxigen Micro ATMs are currently deployed at over 1000 locations, largely in the Eastern part of the country including Bihar, Jharkhand and Orissa. Realizing the current demand, Oxigen has deployed Micro ATMs in the urban areas as well including approximately at 27 locations in Delhi NCR. Under the future expansion plans, Oxigen aims to install 3,000 additional micro ATMs by the end of December 2016 and over 1 million micro ATMs in the coming 3 years spread across the country. 
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Aaj Tak announces the 5th Edition of Agenda Aaj Tak

Posted by: at 12/04/2016 02:45:00 am

The Biggest Hindi Heartland News Summit is back with

‘Khabaron Ka Black & White’

   Power Packed sessions with top ministers (Prakash Javadekar, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Nitin Gadkari ,  Piyush Goyal), CMs from India's biggest States (Arvind Kejriwal, Sukhbir Singh Badal, Vasundhara Raje & Harish Rawat), BJP President (Amit Shah), Bollywood heartthrobs (Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, Yoga Guru (Baba Ramdev) all under one roof

Hindi Jagat Ka Maha Manch’ is getting bigger every year, as Aaj Tak the Nation’s undisputed News leader for 15 years presents the 5th edition of its award winning annual event- “Agenda Aaj Tak”. The two day conclave, scheduled for 6th & 7th December, 2016 will see the convergence of the most powerful and influential faces across politics, defense, entertainment and sports.

 With an impressive line-up of the most distinguished stalwarts coming together, the two day conclave will prove to be defining in more ways than one. This year Agenda Aaj Tak will tap into the current catch phrase in demonetization context of Black & White and will dissect complicated issues on the national agenda in Black & White.

 The news developments around demonetization and the recent surgical strikes across the LOC have both become turning points in the national agenda and as the nation goes through this crucial juncture in history, Aaj Tak takes the lead in shaping the way forward by bringing all key stakeholders on one platform. Aaj Tak has proven time and again that when there is any news of national significance, the nation tunes into only Aaj Tak and trusts it like none other to stay abreast with the latest developments and impact. With the pioneering initiative of Agenda Aaj Tak, the channel will once again get the leaders together to update the viewers on the nation’s agenda.

The distinguished list of speakers includes top faces of the government – Prakash Javadekar, Nitin Gadkari, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Chief Ministers including Arvind Kejriwal, Vasundhara Raje & Harish Rawat, BJP President Amit Shah, stars from the entertainment world Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, as well as Yoga Guru-Baba Ramdev.

 The conclave will be opened with the session- BJP ki Agni Pariksha with speaker- Amit Shah, President, BJP addressing the audience, followed by a session on Satta Milegi Dobara with Harish Rawat, Chief Minister, Uttarakhand & Sukhbir Singh Badal, Deputy Chief Minister, Punjab.

 For the first time Vasundhara Raje, Chief Minister, Rajasthan will be coming to the event to speak on Raje Ka Rajasthan. Popular stars from the TV serial Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai! - Shubhangi Atre Poorey, Rohitashv Gour, Saumya Tandon and Aasif Sheikh will take part in the session-Sahi Pakde Hain!

 A fiery session is expected on Desh Ka Mudda as Asaduddin Owaisi, President-AIMIM, Subramanian Swamy, Leader, BJP and MP, Rajya Sabha and Digvijaya Singh, General Secretary, Congress will debate in the high voltage session. Bollywood stars, Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh will bring glamour and stardom to the day in the sessions Lady Sultan! and Ranveer Ki Befikri respectively. General Bikram Singh (Retd.), Former Chief of Army Staff   and General V. P. Malik (Retd.), Former Chief of Army Staff will discuss issues on preparedness of the forces in the session Border Ka Bandobast.

 The first day of the conclave will end with session by Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev followed by a session on AAP Ka Vision by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

 The second day of the conclave will start with Prakash Javadekar, Minister for Human Resource Development, addressing the audience in the session- Padhai Ka Badlega Pattern? followed by a session by Capt. Amarinder Singh, President, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committe on the session – Punjab Ka Sardar Kaun?

 The cast of popular TV comedy show Comedy Nights Bachao – Krushna Abhishek, Bharti Singh,  Sudesh Lehri and Vipul D Shah, Producer are expected to add laughter in the session – Kaise Bachegi Comedy?

 Former Indian Cricketer Virender Sehwag will share his views, opinions and more on Sehwag Ki Twittergiri! Anupam Shrivastava, Chairperson and Managing Director, BSNL is slated to speak on the Telecom Revolution. This will be followed by the session Paisa Yeh Paisa with comedians Raju Srivastav, Sunil Pal, Zakir Khan, Aditi Mittal and Nitin Gupta (Rivaldo).

 Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister for Law & Justice and IT and Anand Sharma, Deputy Leader of Opposition, Rajya Sabha will speak in the session  Badal Raha Hai India while Piyush Goyal, MoS (IC) for New and Renewable Energy, Mines, Power and Coal, Mohammed Salim, Senior Leader, CPI (M) & R. P. N. Singh, Leader, Congress will discuss - Badle Note, Badlega India?

 The Kashmir Issue will be debated in the session Mission Kashmir with Jitendra Singh, MoS, Prime Minister’s office, Muzaffar Hussain Baig, Senior Leader, J&K People’s Democratic Party and Manish Tewari, Senior Leader, Congress.

 The session UP Ka Big Boss Kaun? will see debates on the politics of Uttar Pradesh between Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, MoS (IC) for Minority Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs, Raj Babbar, President, Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee and Naresh Agrawal, MP, Rajya Sabha, Samajwadi Party.

 Farooq Abdulla, Former Chief Minister, J&K will speak in the special session – Kashmir par Abdullah Deewana.

 The day will end with session by Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport and Highways where he will speak on Aadha Ho Gaya, Aadha Baaki Hai.

Agenda Aaj Tak is the flagship Hindi News event from the TV Today Network Ltd that has seen the most illustrious personalities coming together to define the National Agenda. The success of the first four editions has clearly established, Agenda Aaj Tak as the largest news event in the national language. The event in its 5th year will focus on the biggest subjects in the national mindspace right from politics, social issues, industry initiatives, culture and more, thus setting the stage for the most crucial national decisions.

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Sunrise Learning hosted second annual special sports meet on World Disability Day

Posted by: at 12/04/2016 02:14:00 am

3 rd December 2016, Noida:  Sunrise Learning (A Unit of Sunrise Learning Foundation) hosted second annual special sports meet on World Disability day for children with special needs at Kothari International School, Noida. Children in the age group of 3 years to 16 years participated in competitive event on the sports meet. Winners were crowned with special prizes and certificates and medals were awarded to all the participants to boost their confidence and leaning skill.

About: Sunrise Learning is non profit NGO that has been established with the prime objective of promoting the advancement of education, art, science and health in the society and to promote cultural, sports, entertainments and youth activities. The main objective of Sunrise Learning is to create and provide opportunities to autistic children for learning, playing, growing, performing, competing and winning together with their peers.

V.P Kataria & Manju Gupta
V.P Kataria & Manju Gupta

Dr V.P Kataria, Ajay kataria & Sonali Kataria
 Dr V.P Kataria, Ajay kataria & Sonali Kataria

Dr. V.P kataria
 Dr. V.P kataria

Dr.V.P kataria & Sonali kataria
 Dr.V.P kataria & Sonali kataria


Sunrise Learning Foundation (3)
 Sunrise Learning Foundation (3)

Ajay & Sonali kataria
Ajay & Sonali kataria

Sunrise Learning Foundation

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Benefits of beer shampoo for hair

Posted by: at 12/04/2016 01:42:00 am

As we all know Beer is an alcoholic beverage, which is enjoyed all over the world. Did you know that using beer for hair can make your hair smooth and silky. Nowadays there are many shampoo brands in the market which offer you a product known as the beer shampoo. These Beer shampoos provide your hair with all the benefits of using beer for hair.

Beer shampoo has many benefits for your hair. The alcohol content of beer works as a cleansing and shine agent. The Shampoo gives you healthy and smooth hair. It also makes your dry and dull hair, soft, less frizzy and also enhances hair growth.


1.Improves Hair quality and lustre

2.The alcoholic properties of beer helps control dry scalp and removes dandruff.

3.The proteins and vitamins present in beer help to strengthen,smoothen and improve the quality of hair.

4.Beer shampoos are known to easily get rid of excess oil from the hair.

5.These shampoos provide an instant shine and volume to the hair.

6.The conditioning properties of beer make the hair manageable.

7.Beer shampoos help in nourishing and smoothing the hair at the same time it also strengthens your hair and pumps up the volume of your hairs.

You can also use Raw Beer for cleansing your hair, the alcohol properties in it work as cleansing agents. Beer is known to deep cleanse the hair and scalp stopping itchiness and removes dandruff. One of the most popular Beer shampoos available today is Park Avenue Beer Shampoo.


Benefits of beer shampoo for hair

Beer shampoos are amazing for your hair as it provides your hair with the amazing benefits of beer without the strong smell. One of the most popular beer shampoos available is Park Avenue Beer Shampoo. Beer is the primary ingredient of the shampoo from Park Avenue.

This Park Avenue Beer shampoo comes in a plastic bottle which looks like an actual beer pine. There is a dispenser on the top which makes it easy to use and is quite travel friendly because of it’s size.

Park Avenue Beer Shampoo is suitable to be used by both male and female. This shampoo is sure to make your hair soft, silky and frizz free. Immune benefits present in Beer protect the hair from pollution and massive sun heat. You do not need to apply a conditioner after washing your hair with this shampoo as Beer also a good hair conditioner and provides silky hairs.
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Posted by: at 12/04/2016 01:17:00 am


•        Vodafone – Rotary, Parallel Music Fest is an annual event providing a platform for the differently abled artistes to show case their classical music talents

•        This year the Distinguished Differently abled Artist award was conferred on  Sangita VidwatShironmani Shri Suresh Vaidyanathan, the Ghatam Maestro

•        The Promising Differently Abled Artiste was conferred on Yuva Kalanidhi Karaikal  Shri R. Jaishankar, the vocalist.

India 4 December 2016: Vodafone India, in association with the Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel today conducted the 12th edition of their Signature Event the Vodafone – Rotary, Parallel Music Fest.  Vodafone-Rotary, Parallel Music Fest is a much looked forward to event by connoisseurs of classical music, because it provides a platform for the differently abled artists, to showcase their Musical talent. Encouraged by the positive response over recent years, the number of aspiring artists participating in the fest has increased with every edition.  The coveted title of Vodafone – Rotary Parallel Music Fest’s “Distinguished Differently Abled Artiste”, was conferred on Sangita Vidwat Shironmani Shri Suresh Vaidyanathan, the Ghatam Maestro and The Promising Differently Abled Artiste award was conferred on Yuva Kalanidhi Karaikal  Shri R. Jaishankar, vocalist.


Ms. Kanyakumari performing at the 12th edition of Parallel Music Fest (2016)
 Ms. Kanyakumari performing at the 12th edition of Parallel Music Fest (2016)

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From L to R: Shri. Vivek Jain, Head, Sales & Marketing, Vodafone, Ghatam Vidwan Suresh Vaidyanathan, Dr. T. V. Gopalakrishnan, Veteran Carnatic and Hindustani Musician, Shri. N. Murali, President, The Music Academy, Padma Shri A. Kanyakumari, Violinist, Yuva Kalanidhi Karaikal R. Jaishankar, Vocalist, and Rtn. P. S. Srikumar, President, Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel.

Violinist Sangita Kalanidhi Designate Padmashri Smt. Kanyakumari the Guest of Honour inaugurated the 12th Edition of Parallel  Music Fest  and Shri. N. Murali, Co-Chairman, Kasturi and Sons & President – Music Academy graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The artists were felicitated by Mr. Vivek Jain, Head, Sales & Marketing, Vodafone, Tamil Nadu and Dr. T. V. Gopalakrishnan, Carnatic and Hindustani Musician

Padma Shri A. Kanyakumari – Violin, Vidwan Anil Srinivasan – Piano, along with Vidwan Patri Satishkumar – Mridangam, mesmerized the audience with their special performance - “East Meets West”. The concert was followed by a Ghatam ensemble of “Mrittika Vaibhavam” band, lead by Suresh Vaidyanathan.

Parallel Music Fest showcases the talents of the differently abled artistes (both challenged artistes as well as versatile artistes) during the main music season in a city which holds its December Kutcheri season which is unique and unparalleled. While more than 2000 concerts are held in December season at Chennai with 4000 artistes performing in 100 odd different concert halls, our Parallel Music Fest is an exclusive music fest which is inclusive in nature. The invited artistes perform in front of specially invited differently abled audience joining with connoisseurs of music giving them an opportunity to enjoy classical music. This is a music fest with a difference, where we not only cheer the performers but the audience as well.

About Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel

Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel, over the last 28 years has done invaluable service to the visually challenged, through various educational, vocational and social initiatives, under the Karna Vidya Foundation. The Foundation is a unique initiative that is led by the visually challenged and for the visually challenged.   Its main objective is to focus on education, employment and empowerment of the visually impaired.

Addressing the academic pursuit of the visually impaired, it provides a social platform for the vision impaired to discuss, exchange ideas and implement suggestions.  The foundation is led by the visually impaired and they work with volunteers, social groups and the Rotary Club of MadrasC oromandel to deliver on their mission.  

The Foundation sensitizes the community in avenues of health, hygiene and sports and addresses key needs of the visually impaired and works in creating an economic roadmap for them.   By providing two reading centers, a digital library and a technology center, the foundation works in educating and empowering its audience and making them job ready,   thereby providing holistic approach to the needs of the graduating students.   It works with many industry forums and representatives in constantly upgrading the course content and specific skillrelated training.

The foundation also counsels the students and their parents through a planned reach out mechanism.   It works on changing the mindset of people to vision impaired and creates a positive environment to encourage the visually impaired.  It gives them the confidence much needed to pursue their career interests.   As a result, in the last few years, Karna Vidya has become a thought leader in this space.

Constantly upgrading the technology and keeping in tune with the rapid technological advancement, Karna Vidya Foundation has partnered with some very credible names like Enable India, Daisy Forum of India, Book Share International (an online library for print disabled),Computer and Internet Society (CIS).   It is supported by volunteers of Outreach – a social initiative by Cognizant Technologies.

The students are provided hostel facilities & food and conveyance support during their training period.  They are then trained on specific job related programs.  As a result facilitating employment opportunities for hundreds of students.   In 2016, close to 40 students have beenplaced in companies like Amazon, TCS, and Scope E Knowledge etc. The future plans including creating an online digital library, up gradation of the technology center, and reaching out to the visually impaired across the world.

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