NEWS ROUND-UP-1 & 2
Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad is going to organise a major academic conference, Think India 2012, at the Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru from January 28 to 29, 2012. In the conference, intellectuals, speakers and young minds of premier educational institutions will spell out their vision for a Vibrant Bharat. Think India, the organiser of the event, is a forum for students, researchers and alumni to bring together the best talents of the country for a developed and vibrant nation. The conference is open for students, researchers, teachers and alumni of national institutes and premier institutes. One can join the conference as presenter, entrant to competition and as a delegate to enrich the discussions and session by his esteemed presence.
National Security Week by Hindu Manch
Delhi unit of Hindu Manch staged a demonstration at Jantar Mantar on December 13 demanding immediate hanging of the Parliament attack convict Afzal. The demonstration was organised against the lackadaisical attitude of the UPA government for hanging Afzal, despite the Supreme Court order for it. Before the demonstration the Hindu Manch also observed National Security Pledge Week from December 6 to 13 to create awareness among the people on national security. The demonstration was concluding part of the weeklong activities. During the week the people pledged for remaining vigilant towards their fundamental duties and to keep a watch on the activities of the new persons entering in their localities. (FOC)