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BMTC DAY

Source : EventSBangalore

BMTC has planned their first ever Bus Day on Thursday, Feb 4, 2010 with a particular focus on 2 corridors – Hosur Road and Old Airport road. The idea is to take the Bus on that day (if you aren’t already taking the company bus or any other bus) and see the difference it will make to traffic congestion and air quality. Vehicle speeds and emissions will be monitored on the corridors to quantify the difference in order to further encourage people to travel by public transport. The campaign is meant to create awareness interactively (as paper free as possible) through an electronic survey and by just taking the Bus!

The Bus Day team at BMTC has designed a short survey and the first way we can help is to fill in the survey online.

https://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dGNvOGxYNzdacktOdXpJVFduc1dHVWc6MA

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A very happy new year to all cyclists!

What better way to start this year’s critical mass rides than by being part of a documentary on Climate Change Mitigation. ‘Agents of Change’ is one of the short movies being made under the UK Environment Film Fellowships 2010. You are not just cyclists, you are agents of change. This documentary might be aired on Nat Geo, Discovery and the like.

Please participate in large numbers – we are trying to get some bikes for rent. Please confirm with Rakesh (9 double8 six zero seven 55 seven 5) of Track and Trail before Wednesday – 27th Jan – if you are interested in renting a bike.
We also have a handful of CM T-shirts available at Rs. 185, so please book early.

The usual details:
Starting point : Opp Bangalore Press Club, Cubbon park
Date: 30th January , Saturday
Time: 4:30 pm
Route: To be decided

http://criticalmassbangalore.blogspot.com/2010/01/be-agents-of-change-and-say-no-to-gm.html

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Greenpeace

Right now, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh is deciding if he’ll allow corporations with American interests to genetically engineer India’s King of Vegetables—the brinjal.

The U.S.-backed companies say the Bt Brinjal will be free from pests, but Indian farmers have successfully grown brinjal for thousands of years without this toxic gene.

Here’s an exciting new way to persuade Mr. Ramesh to protect India’s brinjal: We’re going to make the World’s Biggest Baingan Bharta, in Delhi!

Can you help make a world record? The baingan bharta will have one brinjal for every person who signs our petition. We will present the names of all the signers to Mr. Ramesh.

Our goal is 10,000 brinjals. Add a brinjal by signing our petition today:

http://greenpeace.in/safefood/the-biggest-baingan-bharta-ever

The petition says: “India should not allow our brinjals to be contaminated by corporations with American interests.”

Ask your friends and family to add a brinjal to the World’s Biggest Baingan Bharta—and protect Indian brinjal from toxic tampering. Just forward this email.

Bt Brinjal is created with U.S. technology that inserts the gene of a bacterium into brinjals. The gene causes the Bt Brinjal to produce toxins.

But there are no studies proving that Bt Brinjal is safe for human consumption. In fact, rats fed on Bt Brinjal had diarrhoea and liver weight decrease.

If Bt Brinjal is grown in India, it could contaminate traditional brinjal farms as well, thus tainting India’s food supply forever.

But there’s still time for Jairam Ramesh to stop corporations from poisoning our brinjals.

Can you help protect Indian brinjal? Click below to sign our petition to Mr. Ramesh and add a brinjal to the World’s Biggest Baingan Bharta:

http://greenpeace.in/safefood/the-biggest-baingan-bharta-ever

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Just out of the College, Looking for change in career, thinking about what to do after completion of engineering degree… Many question whether to do specialization on Networking or SAP or Oracle or Microsoft certified or PHP/SQL/Java or Cisco networking or hardware or Sun Solaris or VLSI or Embedded and so on.Bangalore IT Training Conference is bringing all specialized Training Institutes at one platform where you can talk to them and get guidance from their expertise about your career.
Bangalore Training Conference is also having the conference, where expertise from Industry will be speaking on the Technologies which you want to opt for your career. This session will be on different domains and areas where you can directly Interact with these expertise through your questions also.
Here’s a chance to hear from the experts on various IT Professional Courses.
Come & get ideas on various IT Professional courses.
Also get to hear from industry experts :
Speakers : Mr.Srikanth from Sabcons on Project Management.
Mrs.Aruna Kumar from MAAC on Animation.
FREE ENTRY
Register Now its free :
http://www.siliconindia.com/training_conference/bangalore/register.php
Venue : Nimhans Convenction Center, Near Dairy Circle, Bangalore.
Date : 6th Feb ‘ 10 (Saturday).
Timings : 9am to 4pm
Also what’s exciting at the event is that ” Write a computerised test on your skillset & get Certified from Siliconindia Online University on Spot”
Thanks & Regards
Siliconindia Team.

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1. Never try to be successful , pursue excellence
 A. Success is the bye product & the result.
 B. Excellence always creates success & it is a process of continual improvement.
 C. Never run after success.
 D. Let it happen automatically in life.

2. Freedom is Life – Life is beautiful
 A. Don’t die before the actual death.
 B. Live every moment to the fullest as if today is the last day.
 C. Life is gifted to human kind to live.
 D. Live & Live happily towards happiness

3. Passion Leads to Excellence
 A. When your hobby becomes your profession,the passion  becomes your profession.
 B. You will  be able to lead up to excellence in life.
 C. Satisfaction , Joy, Pleasure & Love will be the outcome of the passion.
 D. Following your passion for years, you will surely become somebody one day.

4. Learning is very simple – Never stop
 A. Be humble.
 B. Teachers do fail, Learners never fail.
 C. Learning is never complicate or difficult.
 D. Learning is always possible what ever rule you apply.

5. Pressure at head
 A. Current education system is developing pressure on students  head.
 B. University intelligence is useful & making some impact in the life, but it 
    cannot be at the cost of life.

6. Life is management of emotions & not optimization of intelligence
 A. Memory and regular study have definite value and it always helps you in leading
    a life.
 B. You are able to survive even if you can make some mark in the path of the life.
 C. With artificial intelligence, you can survive & win but you cannot prove
    yourself genius.
 D. Therefore , in this process genius dies in you.

7. Necessity is the mother of invention
 A. Necessity creates pressure and forces you to invent something or to make it 
    happen or to use your potentiality.

8. Simplicity in Life
 A. Life is need base never want base.Desires have no ends.
 B. Simplicity is way of life and indian culture highly stresses on simple living 
    and  high thinking and this is the way of life: ‘Legs down to earth and eyes  
    looking beyond the sky’.

9. Industrial Leadership
 A. Dean of the institute in 3 idiots is showing very typical leadership. He has  
    his  own  principles, values and ideology, and he leads the whole institute     
    accordingly.
 B. This is an example of current institutional leadership. In the present scenario 
    most of the institutes are fixed in a block or squarish thinking.

10. Love is time & space free
 A. Trust your partner
 B. Love is not time bound and space bound.
 C. Love is border free, time free, unconditional and space free.

11. Importance of words in communication
 A. If communication dies, everything dies.
 B. Each word has impact and value in communication.
 C. One word is used wrongly or emphasized wrongly or paused at a wrong place in  
    communication, what effect it creates and how it is affected is demonstrated
    very well in this movie.

12. Mediocrity is penalized
 A. Middle class family or average talent or average institute is going to suffer
    and has to pay maximum price in the life if they do not upgrade their living
   standards.
 B. To be born poor or as an average person is not a crime but to die as an average
    person with middle class talent is miserable and if you are unable to optimize
    your potentiality and die with unused potentiality then that is your shameful
    truth.
 C. One should not die as a mediocre.He/She has to bring out genius inside him/her
    and has to use to his/her potentiality to the optimum level.
                     SEEK EXCELLENCE AND SUCCESS WILL FOLLOW

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Date : Jan 23
Time : 1530
Venue : ThoughtWorks, Diamond District
Topics : Baiju – Buildbot
            Noufal – py.test.

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