Around the City

Cloudy sky forecast

A cloudy sky, with one or two spells of rain or showers, is the forecast for Sunday. The city, on Saturday recorded a maximum temperature of 29.8 degree Celsius and a minimum of 21.8 degree Celsius. The relative humidity was 68 per cent and rainfall was 0.1 mm.

OU refresher


The UGC-Academic Staff College, Osmania University, is conducting a refresher course in education for University and college lecturers from September 3 to 27. The course will focus on use of technology in education, pedagogical methodologies and research possibilities in education and e-learning. Details can be had from the Director, UGC-Academic Staff College, O.U., or over phone numbers: 27098102 or 27682346.

Spot admission

The Government Girls Vocational Institute, East Nehrunagar, Secunderabad, will hold spot admission for girls in Diploma in craft Technology and Diploma in Home Science. Those who have passed SSC can apply for both courses. Those interested can apply on or before August 31. Call on phone no. 27737057 or 9848531479 for details.

Visits Care Hospital

Lt. General Raghu Shahrawat, Director-General, Ordnance Services, visited the Care Hospital on Saturday and saw the defence technology spin off projects undertaken by the CARE Foundation. General Shahrawat evinced interest in the indigenous Cath lab and the telemedicine technology package..