Monday, 9 October 2017

Bharat Vikas Parishad to organize Chandigarh State Dodgeball Championship on October 17& 18

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- Bharat Vikas Parishad, Chandigarh (West I Branch ) has decided to organize the Chandigarh State Dodgeball Championship of Boys & Girls for 2nd Tender Heart Dodgeball Trophy under the aegis of Dodgeball Association of Chandigarh (Regd.)  at Tender Heart School, Sector 33-B, Chandigarh for two days on 17th to 18th October,2017. All the players have to report for matches at 8.45am in the school premises on 17.10.2017.  
In the Senior Group there is no age bar. Anyone can participate in this group but he must be resident, working or studying in Chandigarh. The player who is born on or after 01.01.2001 is eligible for Junior Group to participate in this championship. Without Identity Card no one can participate in any match.
The players entry form duly verified by respective Principal showing father’s name, date of birth, class & section, admission no., address, phone no., signature etc. may be forwarded to Vikrant Suri, The Principal,  Tender Heart School, Sector 33-B, Chandigarh on or before 16.10.2017 up to 11am. After the last date of entry no one will be entertained.

Avail Striking Deals on Range of Vivo Smartphones Exclusively on Flipkart

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- This festive season, Vivo, the premium global smartphone brand, announces the first-ever Vivo Diwali Carnival starting 10th October. The three daycarnival will witness exciting offers on the selected range of Vivo smartphones such as the latest V7+, V5Plus, and V5s.exclusively on Flipkart.
The Vivo Diwali Carnival offers some attractive exchange offers, zero cost EMI and cashbacks. Customers can avail upto Rs.2000 off on an exchange of any smartphone against the recently launched flagship V7+ and upto Rs.5000 off for V5 Plus and V5s. Additionally it offers a 12-month no-cost EMI and 10% cashback across all HDFC credit and debit cards for customers who place pre-paid orders on Flipkart. Other exciting offers include BookMyShow couple vouchers upto Rs. 500.
Speaking on this festive occasion, Kenny Zheng, CMO, Vivo India said that we are delighted to host the first ever Diwali carnival during this festive season. It is that time of the year when festivities bring an unparalleled joy to people and it is essential for us to engage with our customers during these moments. India is a key market for Vivo and we are humbled to receive much love for the brand and our products. We are confident that our exciting offers on various flagship devices will be a great shopping experience.

Chitkara University Himachal Pradesh organizes "Algorithm 2017 "

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- Chitkara University is always known for its vibrant student life and giving students a perfect platform to pursue their interests along with academics. Rocking it in a style has become a way with the University. Making progress by leaps and bounds Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh takes exploration to an altogether new level. To carry forward a wonderful legacy of overall development established ever since its inception, Chitkara University –Himachal Pradesh came up with “ALGORYTHM 2017- “A tale of vivid affairs”, the annual cultural fest of the university on 7th October. The fiesta was inaugurated by honorable Pro-chancellor, Dr. Madhu Chitkara where she blessed the young participants.
Algorythm 2017 is a celebration of dynamic youth, which endeavors to create a platform for students to showcase their talent. It is an excellent opportunity for the new generations to exchange their talent through various cultural activities as well as fun events. It renders to every aspect of cultural events such as dance, music, drama, singing, gaming, entertainment etc. This fiesta is all about bringing together the creativity, intellect and vibrant talent of the youth. Algorythm provides an opportunity to the in-house talent as well as students from other institutions as per their areas of interest. 4000 students from more than 40 universities and colleges participated in the events like vogue, stomp the yard, fantastic toe, euphonious fusion, halla bol, matinee, LAN Gaming and fun events like paintball, zorbing etc.
·         Students dazzled the stage with scintillating performances, the fashionista's for the year 2017 was the team from Institute of Home Economics, Delhi  and second in the category was CGC Landran.
·         The team from Post Graduate Government College, Sector 11 set the stage on fire with their popping and locking, the team from Thapar University stood second in the event Stomp the yard.
·         Manpreet Singh rocked the stage with his singing.
·         In the Abhivyakti zone, the team from Post Graduate Government College, Sector 11 won the event 'Halla bol' and PEC was second in the category. DAV team was the best in script writing and grouping the emotions took the winning trophy and SGGS, Chandigarh were second in the category.
·         In the single/duet category of dance Rahul Parmar from Baddi University rocked the stage with his moves and was declared as the winner.
·         The GameWarp zone saw some thrilling players fighting the battle on big screens. In gaming category, FIFA'17 champion was Harsimran from Khalsa College , Shekhar Bhardwaj won the Need for Speed Game match and Counter Strike Go was won by Chitkara University,Punjab.
·         Shivam Sisodia and Somya Sharma from PEC and Chandigarh University respectively were declared as Mr. and Ms. Algorythm 2017.
The best performers were accolade with heavy stash of goodies and cash prizes worth Rs. 5 Lakhs by the Honorable Vice Chancellor Brig.(Dr.) R.S. Grewal at Algorythm 2017. Sharry Mann dazzled the evening with vibrant music adding exuberance and the students left the venue with beautiful memories to cherish throughout their university life. The event was a grand success under the mentorship of  Ms. Ankita Tuteja, Faculty convener of the Algorythm 2017.

‘Award of Honour’ to Genius World,Play School Zirakpur

By Tricitynews Reporter

Chandigarh 09th October:- Genius World, play school ,Zirakpur has been presented  ‘Award of Honour’ for continuous efforts to contribute for conservation of environment & wildlife protection during Wild- Life Week Celebration & spreading awareness   in   public through various projects, exhibition & act-play etc.  in Mahinder Chaudhary Zoological Park , Chhattbir Zoo.  The Chief Guest of the function Dr. Kuldeep Kumar, Principal Chief Conservator of Forest( PCCF),along with Nidhi Srivastava, (IFS)Conservator of Forests ( Wild),Punjab presented the “Award of Honour” to Neetu Dandi,Director,Genius World in the closing ceremony of” Wild- Life Week Celebration-2017”. 

संजय टंडन ने सेक्टर 46 पार्क में लोगों के लिए ओपन जिम का उद्घाटन किया

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- वार्ड नंबर 21 के पार्षद बीजेपी प्रदेश के प्रवक्ता गुरप्रीत सिंह ढिल्लो जी के द्वारा सेक्टर 46 के पार्क में लोगों के लिए  ओपन जिम लगवाया गया। जिसका उद्घाटन संजय टंडन अध्यक्ष भारतीय जनता पार्टी चडीगढ़ मेयर आशा जायसवाल के द्वारा किया गया। उद्घाटन के  तुरंत बाद पार्षद गुरप्रीत सिंह ढिल्लो जी ने जिम लोगों को समर्पित किया। और उन्होंने लोगों से विनती की के अपनी सेहत बनाने के साथ साथ इस जिम के रखरखाव का ध्यान रखें।
चंडीगढ़ मेयर आशा जायसवाल जी ने कहा कि जिम तो आपको पार्षद उन्हें समर्पित कर दिया है पर इस पर जो पैसा खर्च आता है वह आपके और हमारे द्वारा दिए गए टैक्स का होता है तो इस चीज को अपना समझकर इसकी देखरेख करें।
संजय टंडन जी ने लोगों को संबोधित करते हुए यह बताया कि चंडीगढ़ को पहला ओपन डेफिकेशन केरोसीन फ्री कैसे बना।
टेनामेंट कॉलोनी सेल अध्यक्ष दीपक शर्मा ने लोगों को दिवाली की बधाई देते हुए अपील की दिवाली पर पटाखे कम जलाकर ग्रीन दिवाली मनाएं इसके 2 फायदे हैं एक तो पैसे का दुरुपयोग नहीं होता दूसरा वातावरण को नुकसान से बचाया जा सकता है।

Connect Broadband and Videocon Wallcam Conducts Auditions of ‘Videocon Wallcam Connect Super Jodi Season 5’

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- Connect Broadband, market leader in wire-line and broadband segment and Videocon Wallcam, a fast growing brand in End-to-End Security & Surveillance solutions after the stupendous success of last four seasons of Super Jodi a highly popular talent platform for married couples conducted their audition rounds at Elante Mall Chandigarh on the 7th & 8th Oct’2017. The audition  round got more than 200+ registrations and performances were scintillating .The couples who qualified for the City finale round were Sehjal & Sonali,Gagan& Geeta, Nitin & Garima.The event was judged by RJ Jassi from 94.3 My FM & Ms Jagdeep Kaur MD & Chief Choreographer of Dance Pe Chance . 
The success of 'Videocon Connect Super Jodi' witnessed over the last four seasons continues to excite the audiences like never before. Memories of the stupendous gala evenings with Punjabi legend Gurdaas Mann,  Comedy super Jodi- Krishna and Sudesh Lahri, Raja Sagoo, Punjabi rock star Gippy Grewal, Jassi Gill and Bollywood diva Gauhar Khan are still live in the minds of its followers.
This year, Videocon Wallcam has joined hands with Connect Broadband to make the event larger than the earlier four seasons. The Winning Jodi will take home an exotic foreign tour to Singapore; Runners-up to get Gold jewellery, and there are lots of exciting prizes for participants. The event is being partnered by Hindustan Times, 94.3 MY FM, Sunder Jewellers, Ozi Gym & Spa, Strands.
Commenting on the Videocon Wallcam Connect Super Jodi, Arvind Bali, CEO, Connect Broadband & Videocon Wallcam, said that we believe in a vibrant brand engagement with our customers. Videocon Connect Super Jodi and Videocon Telecom Young Manch created huge vibes around our brands. Videocon Wallcam Connect Super Jodi is only one of its kind platforms available to couples in the region, where they can showcase their talent and get rewarded as well.
Super Jodi is one of the most spectacular contests ever staged by a corporate and a unique customer engagement initiative. Designed to signify the ‘CONNECTION’ between two people, it is a unique platform that showcases their compatibility and talent. The three month long event opens doors for all contestants willing to showcase their flair for performing arts, also giving them a chance to win exciting prizes.

From Head Hunting to Head Transplantation- 12th Prof. Gulati Oration Delivered by Prof. S.K. Pandya

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- The 12th Prof. Gulati oration was organized on 9th October, 2017 by the Institute in memory of Prof. Desraj Gulati who founded both the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery in PGIMER in 1962.  The oration was delivered by Prof. S.K. Pandya from Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai; one of the senior most and most respected neurosurgeons of the country.
Prof. Jagat Ram, Director, PGIMER welcomed Prof. Pandya to this annual Institute function.  Prof. Pandya spoke on “From Head hunting to Head Transplantation”.  He gave an interesting insight into the history of head hunting and human sacrifice in different parts of the world in the past centuries and elaborated upon the physiology of the severed head. He also spoke about mythological aspects of head transplantation and the current and modern status of human cephalic transplantation in the world.
He was presented a memento and scroll by the departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology.  The event was attended by ex-professors, former Directors of the institute, emeritus professors, PGIMER faculty and residents.  Family members of the late Prof. Gulati - Mrs. Monica Gulati and Ravi Bhatia also attended the oration.

Folk Music Alone Has Power to Wean Youth Away from Vulgarity: Pammi Bai

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 09th October:- The renowned Punjabi folk singer Paramjit Singh Sidhu 'Pammi Bai' is set to cause sensation once again with the release of his single track 'Heer Saleti' worldwide on 10th October at 10 AM. The teaser as well as music of the track was released here today at the Chandigarh Press Club. The teaser was released by Pammi Bai himself along with Surjit Singh Abudhabi (connected with World Punjabi Organisation), State Information Commissioner, Punjab, Nidhrak Singh Brar, Makhan Singh USA, Prof. Rajpal Singh and film actor Jashanjeet Gosha.
Interacting with the media-persons on the occasion, Pammi Bai said that this is the 4th track being released this year by the music house 'Live Folk Studio'. He also contributed 2 songs out of the earlier released 3 songs. These were 'Boliyan' and 'Kisani'. The new song 'Heer Saleti' has been brought out with the purpose to promote traditionally rich Punjabi folk music, folk stories and poetry.
In this regard, the founder President of World Punjabi Organisation Vikramjeet Singh Sahni, Raju Chadha and Surjit Singh Abudhabi have rendered valuable assistance. The track has been set to music by Mani Saundh and co-singer is Kudrat Singh. The video has been directed by Parveen Kumar with Sumaira Sandhu showcasing her acting skills. It is worth mentioning that Sumaira Sandhu has proved her mettle in 2 movies in South India also.
Pammi Bai said that he has devoted 30 years of his singing career to the service of Punjabi culture, language and folk music. He further said that the present track 'Heer Saleti' has given him immense satisfaction as it has provided him a chance to present folk stories and poetry, which are an inseparable part of the Punjabi literature. He also said that folk music alone is the best way to wean youth away from vulgarity. He also thanked World Punjabi Organization.
On the occasion, Surjit Singh Abudhabi said that his organization has chalked out a project to record traditional and folk stories in modern music. Lauding Pammi Bai, he said that the singer has always presented a picture of rich cultural heritage of Punjab in his songs. He also termed the new song as a beautiful fusion of folk stories and modern music.
Throwing light on the life history of Pammi Bai on the occasion, Prof. Rajpal Singh said that Pammi Bai was born in the house of freedom fighter Partap Singh Baaghi in village Jakhepal, District Sangrur and started his career from bhangra. Crediting Pammi Bai with the popularizing of bhangra worldwide, Prof. Rajpal said that the singer's contribution in the field of folk dances is also immense. He also appreciated the fact that Pammi Bai has never compromise with his ideals for the sake of money and fame and has always worked tirelessly for propagating Punjabi culture, language and folk music.