`Hello Deputy CM' on Chandana channelBANGALORE: Deputy Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa will participate in a phone-in programme, "Hello Deputy CM", to be telecast by Dooradarshan's Chandana channel from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday. For posing questions to Mr. Yediyurappa, dial 080-23542599 or 080-23542699. Staff Reporter
University offers scholarshipBangalore: The American University, Girne, Cyprus (Girne American University), will conduct an examination for selecting students for scholarships. The university offers programmes at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the faculties of Business and Economics, Law, Engineering and Architecture, Education, Communication, and Human Sciences. Scholarships will be awarded to 20 students. The scholarship examination and spot admissions will be conducted at Ashirwad, 30, St. Mark's Road Cross, Bangalore, on June 17 at 11 a.m. Details are available on the website, www. zanussinc.com, and on phone: 080-41145582, 41145985, 9845454277 (e-mail: contact@ zanussinc.com; firstname.lastname@example.org).
Official of anti-naxal force transferredBANGALORE: Jayaprakash V. Nayak, Deputy Inspector-General of Police and Commandant, Anti-naxalite Force, Udupi, has been transferred, and P.M. Pemmaiah, Superintendent of Police of the force, given additional charge of the post being vacated by Mr. Nayak, a press release said. Staff Reporter
`Wealth case' adjourned till July 29BANGALORE: The "disproportionate assets" case against former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and four others has been adjourned till July 29. On Saturday, when the proceedings began in the Special Court, where the case is being heard, Special Public Prosecutor B.V. Acharya said the Supreme Court, which had stayed proceedings by the Special Court, had posted the matter for July 24. He said the Special Court could give any date after July 24. Counsel for the accused filed applications for exemption from personal appearance.
Health Minister visits KolarKolar: Health Minister R. Ashok on Friday visited Doddashivara and Masthi villages in Malur taluk of Kolar district where cases of chikungunya were reported. He went to the primary health centres and enquired about the health of patients. He directed District Health Officer Rajeev to ensure that there were stocks of medicines in the health centres, and said the Government would meet the requirement for drugs immediately. He asked district officials to take steps to maintain cleanliness in villages. Correspondent
Principals promoted and transferredBANGALORE: The following government college principals (Grade II) have been promoted as principals (Grade I) and transferred: Gangadharaiah, Government Science College; Yashodha M.M., Maharani's Arts College for Women; Nasrulla Sharief, Government Boys' College, Chintamani; Nadarajan V., Government Boys' College, Kolar; Shashidhar Hanumappa Bellada, Government Science College, Chitradurga; Prakash V.S., Sir M.V. Arts and Science College, Bhadravati; Chikkathimmayya D., Government Arts College, Chitradurga; Bhagyalakshmi B.L., Maharani's Women's Science College, Bangalore; Kumara Raja Urs H.K., V.H.D. Home Science College, Bangalore; Prabhakar T.N., Government First Grade College, Challakere; Nataraja Urs H.R., Government First Grade College, Bellary. S. Gurumurthy has been continued as Private Secretary to the Governor.