40 Research papers were read by Academician &, Research scholars Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Krishanatrey made stress towards content of the News Bal Mukund , Senior Journalist explained the difference of journalistic world and academic world GURUGRAM : Who is giving the news for whom with what arguments and all those arguments which are not included, how skewed is that? were some of the concerns of Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Krishanatrey of Johns Hopkins University Centre for Communication Programmes, the Chief Guest for the valedictory session of 2 Day National Conference ‘Manthan ‘19' on Media Literacy – Tools, Technology and Challenges, Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technolgy. Increasing the scope for argument and counter-argument and reaching a consensus, should be the ideal situ
A 2-Day National Conference ‘Manthan ‘19' was Organised GURUGRAM : Member Secretary, Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA), Prof. Sachidanand Joshi said that we are living in a ‘overinformationized society' where whoever get whatever information holds it to be true and checking it is like doubting the self. He was speaking as Chief Guest in the inaugural session of 2-Day National Conference ‘Manthan ‘19'on Media Literacy – Tools, Technology and Challenges. The Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology, SGT University organised it. He brought some examples from the good old days when there was a ration of 1:10 – meaning that one newspaper is read by 10 people and today one person may read 3-4 newspaper but does not know which the accurate news is. He concluded his speech
Anant Kumar /STI Correspondent PUNE : Breaking yet another new ground, Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune has announced, for the first time, a course in Film Criticism and the Art of Review. The 20-day Course would be conducted from 28th May to 19th June, 2019 in Delhi in association with Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), Delhi. Talking about the course, Shri Bhupendra Kainthola, Director, FTII, said that it meets a long-standing demand of cinema critics, film reviewers, film bloggers, research scholars, film academics and just about anyone who has more than ordinary interest in cinema. He added that one needs to know how to ‘read’ a film in order to review it, the tools for which will be provided through this course. The course would be helmed by Bhop
Basic Film Orientation Course for Children (Pune) Post Date: 02 Apr, 2019 Basic Film Orientation Course for Children (1) Dates: 07th to 13th May 2019 including Sat & Sun (2) Timings: 10 am to 5.30 pm (3) Age: from 11 to 17 years (4) Nationality: Indian (5) No. of participants: 40 – 50 per batch. The course will not be conducted if there are less than 40 participants per batch. (6) Venue: FTII, Pune (7) Fees: Rs 7,000/- per participant (Demand Draft to be drawn in favour of “Accounts Officer, Film and TV Institute of India, Pune”, and should be payable at Pune) (8) How to apply: Participant need to apply either for Batch I OR for Batch II. Download the application form from website of FTII, fill – in all the details, attach required Demand Draft and deliver it in person or speed
GURUGRAM : The Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology is organizing its second 2-Day National Conference ‘Manthan ‘19'on Media Literacy – Tools, Technology and Challenges on 12 -13 April. Prof. Sachidanand Joshi, Member Secretary Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi will presidethe event and Satish Jacob, Senior Journalist, will be the chief guest. DrAnubhuti Yadav, Associate Professor and Head, Department of New Media at IIMC, New Delhi will be the Key Note speaker on the theme of the conference. Prof. Pradeep Krishnatray of Johns Hopkins University Centre for Communication Programmes, will be the Chief Guest during the Valedictory Session. The conference aims to highlight the Tools, Techniques and Challenges of Media Literacy. Teachers of
GURUGRAM : Remaining true to its vision, SGT University organising Internship Fair 2019. As being one of the best human resource pools, SGT has always attracted best companies, and this year is no exception. Renowned companies like HDFC Bank, pnbMetlife, Rupee Makers, Park Hospital, Future Generali, BlackBerry, Asian Heart Institute, NCMSL, Astron, Inuteq, Belco Pharma,Orient Craft Limited, Richa Group, Jio, VTPL, Netcore, Handygo, Investors Clinic, Paras Hospital, Drumfarm are some of the companies. Internship fair like these not only lays a bouquet for the companies to choose from but also provides opportunities for the students to interact with the HR representative of the respected companies, a rendezvous with the challenges of a highly competitive world. The fair is open for studen...
GURUGRAM : Remaining true to its vision, SGT University organised the public lecture on“Redefining Education” led by former President of India Pranab Mukherjee andProf. Dinesh Singh, Former Vice Chancellor of University of Delhi. Pranab Mukherjee, the main speaker for the evening emphasised on the need of redefining education as the need of the hour. With the changing times and shift in global equation, it’s througheducation that India can be ushered in golden age. He expressed his views on the current situationof Universities and institutions and how we need to created conducive atmosphere for bettereducation system. His believe in science, education, research and innovation are the four pillars onwhich the development as well as the work culture of a nation rests. Delivery of the
NEW DELHI : Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports & Information and Broadcasting Col Rajyavardhan Rathore (Retd) today inaugurated the National Level Finals of National Youth Parliament Festival at Dr. Ambedkar International Centre, New Delhi. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will confer the National Youth Parliament Festival 2019 awards to the winners on 27th February, 2019 at Vigyan Bhawan. Congratulating the participants, who are the winners at the state level competition, Col. Rathore called upon the youth to recognize their strength and create a New India. He said that India has a large young population, and everyone has one or the other speciality/quality. What is needed is to identify, harness and promote it. He said youth in National Youth Parliament Festival ...
Ernakulam : The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that it is imperative that we safeguard and promote equity in higher education and ensure inclusion of women, minorities, and differently abled persons, providing them a barrier free higher education environment. He was addressing the gathering at the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kochi, Kerala today. The Vice President congratulated the institution, its staff and students on the auspicious occasion and expressed hope that the wealth of experience gained by the institution would help them lead many more youngsters towards wisdom & enlightenment. Shri Naidu applauded the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), for the many contributions to education they have made under the enligh
Ahmadabad : Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled today the state of art, super-speciality public hospital - Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Medical Sciences and Research in Ahmedabad today. Built by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, the 78 meter high, 1500 bed hospital is equipped with all modern amenities, including an air ambulance. PM inspected the facilities at the hospital. He lauded the efforts of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation for setting up a world class hospital and said, “Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Medical Sciences and Research in Ahmedabad hospital will prove to be a model for other government hospitals in the country.” Built at a cost of Rs. 750 crore, the 17 floor hospital would provide world class services at an affordable price and is linked with Ayush