Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in association with HCL will organise roadshows at BSNL customer service centres from January 23 to 25.

According to a BSNL release, during the roadshows the public can avail themselves of HCL PCs on easy instalments and also register for the BSNL broadband connections.

The roadshows will be held at Jayanagar, Indiranagar, Rajajinagar, Malleswaram, Yelahanka, Whitefield and CTO service centres.

Painting contest

Rotaract Bangalore Basaveshwaranagar has organised an on-the-spot painting competition for students on Sunday.

The competition, to be held in four groups, will be conducted at Swami Vivekananda Park, Shankar Math, Dr. M.C. Modi Hospital Road, Mahalakshmipuram, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

For details, call 9880096133 or 9845047137.


The Karnataka Mountaineering Association is organising a high altitude trekking expedition to Mantalai Lake in Parvati Valley of Himachal Pradesh as part of its 40th anniversary celebrations.

Those interested in participating may contact the association at Guru Nanak Bhavan, Vasanthnagar, Bangalore-52.


The Environmental Management and Policy Research Institute is conducting a ISO 14000 Lead Assessor Course from February 13 for industries and organisations.

For more information, email

Tailoring course

Multi Disciplinary Training Centre of the Commissioner for Khadi and Village Industries will conduct a training camp in tailoring and beautician courses from February 15.

The training centre will guide the trainees to obtain financial assistance through a Union Government scheme, according to an official release.

For more information, call 25650285.