Seshadri Ramkumar, Manager of the Nonwovens and Advanced Materials Laboratory at the Institute of Environmental and Human Health, USA, will receive a fellowship from the Textile Association (India) on January 28, 2011.


Students of SJN Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Kallar, won the first prize at the regional-level philately quiz conducted at the Office of the Postmaster General here. Students of San Jose Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Kattoor, won the second prize.

Overseas employment

Overseas Manpower Corporation has invited applications from candidates who have studied up to Class X and have knowledge of Hindi and English for employment as maintenance personnel at a leading company in the West Asian countries.

The candidate must be aged between 21 and 35.

General workers who have passed Class X and have knowledge of English can also apply.

Plumbers, AC technicians, electricians with experience in cabling, ducting, and termination departments who have studied ITI and know English can apply.

Eligible candidates should participate in the preliminary interview to be held at Tiruchi Thiruverumbur ITI on November 20 and 21.

They should have their bio data, education certificates, passport and work experience certificate.


Coimbatore chapter of the The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India has received the best chapter award for 2009-2010.