Monthly Archives: October 2017

Top five career options for youth

By Vidur Gupta, Director, Spectrum Talent Management  Nowadays preparations for a career begin fairly early compared to older times where you chose Medical, Engineering, Accounts etc and took most of your training on the job.  The biggest challenge today is that new kinds of jobs are

Sachin Tendulkar to children, “Chase Your Dreams”

>> ‘’Chase Your Dreams’’ tells the inspiring story of India’s greatest cricketer through simple prose, call-outs, inspirational notes and comic visuals Sachin Tendulkar has a fabulous Diwali surprise for his young fans. Hachette India has published ‘’Chase Your Dreams’’, an adaptation of his blockbuster autobiography ‘’Playing It My Way’’ exclusively

Maker Village to host tech meet for women

>>The three-day event to be organised from October 20 (Friday) to October 22 at Federal Institute of Science and Technology (FISAT), Angamaly will throw light on state of the art technologies including IoT and Robotics.  Aiming to encourage, collaborate and discuss women in technology, Maker

XLRI Completes Summer Internship 2017

>>The Largest Ever Batch In Record Two Days XLRI – Xavier School of Management, completed its Summer Internship Placement Process (SIP) of 2017 in just two days. The batch of 2017-19 consisting of 364 students has achieved 100% placement with the median and average stipend

Orange launches its brand in Sierra Leone

  >>The new brand builds on Orange strong presence in Sub Saharan Africa, with 50 million customers in 16countries  Orange (, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators, announces today the official launch of its brand in Sierra Leone. As of today, Airtel Sierra Leone

AfDB seeks global support for Africa’s young farmers

>>Highlights agribusiness as solution to Africa’s youth unemployment The African Development Bank ( has called for global support for Africa’s young farmers and “agripreneurs”, highlighting how agribusiness is the answer to the continent’s youth employment. In collaboration with the Initiative for Global Development, the Association