Grand Job Mela at Safdaria School, Mehdipatnam today

Safdaria Girls’ High School, Mehdipatnam is organizing a grand job mela today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Graduates of Engineering, Technology, Management, Pharmacy and Teaching may take the advantage of this opportunity. Other unemployed graduates and Intermediate passed candidates may also contact for jobs. The candidates should bring their Bio-data along with the copies of Certificates and photographs.

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Minorities Finance Corporation gets Rs. 35.69 crore subsidy

Prof. S.A. Shukoor, M.D. of Minorities Finance Corporation informed that Govt. has released Rs. 35, 69, 26, 000 as subsidy for Bank Linked Loans for Minorities. These amounts will be released to the applicants after the formation of Telangana.

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Urdu – Telugu Mushaira today

According to Mr. Lateef Arzoo, Urdu – Telugu Mushaira will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. today at Andhra Saraswath Parishad, Ramkot on the occasion of Telangana Formation Day. It will be presided by Dr. Qutub Sarshar. Mr. Muztar Majaz and Ms. Jameela Nishat will be the Chief Guests. Noted Telugu Poet and Journalists, Mr. Shaik Yousuf Baba will preside over Telugu Kavi Sammilan. In the inaugural function, Telangana Political leaders will participate. The book containing Telugu – Urdu Poems will be released on this occasion. Mr. Muztar Majaz, Mr. Asar Ghouri, Dr. Qutub Sarshar, Mr.

All India Urdu Mushaira on 21st June

Mr. Abdullah bin Ali bin Mahfooz is a very famous successful Arab businessman who is also an Urdu Poet is organizing an All India Urdu Mushaira on 21st June under the auspices of Anjuman Shora-e-Hyderabad Deccan. This organization enjoys the patronage of Mr. Zahid Ali Khan, Editor of Siasat Urdu Daily and Allama Ajaz Farukh. The venue of Mushaira and the names of poets will be announced later. Arrangements are being made under the direct supervision of Mr. Abdullah bin Ali bin Mahfooz.

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200 wait listed Hajj pilgrims selected

According to press note issued by Prof. S.A. Shukoor, Special Officer of A.P.S. Hajj Committee 200 wait listed Hajj Pilgrims have been selected for the Hajj season of 2014. He has requested them to deposit the first installment of Rs. 81, 000 in any branch of State Bank of India by taking their reference number from Hajj Committee. They should also deposit their passport and photograph. For further details, please contact office of Hajj Committee at Hajj House, Nampally in person or at phone number 040-23298793.

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Thai tanker believed hijacked on way to Indonesia

A Thai tanker, initially believed to have been hijacked, is on its way to Indonesia, the International Maritime Bureau said Saturday.

The ship lost contact after leaving Singapore Tuesday, which was on its way to Pontianak on Indonesia’s Kalimantan, Xinhua quoted Kuala Lumpur-based Piracy Reporting Centre as saying .

There are 14 crew members on board the diesel oil tanker MT Orapin 4. The centre has urged other vessels to keep a look-out for the missing tanker.

The international maritime agency recorded 23 actual or attempted attacks from January to March, mainly off Indonesia.

Italy pulls nearly 3,000 African migrants to safety

Italian navy pulled nearly 3,000 African sea migrants to safety early Saturday, media reports said.

Four vessels were participating in the high-seas rescue operation, transferring to Sicily Island, in southern Italy, at least 2,800 migrants, Xinhua quoted Rai state television as saying.

Toll from cholera outbreak in South Sudan reaches 27: UN

The number of people dying of cholera outbreak has reached 27 in South Sudanese capital of Juba with suspected cases turning more than double from 395 cases last week to 892, the UN humanitarian agency said Saturday.

According to the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Crisis (OCHA) South Sudan, living conditions in displacement sites continued to deteriorate due to flooding caused by heavy rains, especially in Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile, Xinhua reported.

Quake hits Philippines

An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Philippines Saturday evening, the US Geological Survey said.

The temblor’s epicentre, with a depth of 4.04 km, was initially determined to be at 9.3725 degrees north latitude and 126.6145 degrees east longitude, Xinhua reported.


Croatia beat Mali 2-1 in World Cup warmup

Croatia snatched a 2-1 victory over Mali Saturday in their first friendly match in preparation for the World Cup in Brazil.

Ivan Perisic opened the scoring after 15 minutes and the Wolfsburg forward completed his brace midway through the second half, Xinhua reported.

Kalilou Traore pulled one back for the visitors in Osijek with 11 minutes remaining but Croatia held on for the win.

The team coached by Niko Kovac now heads to Brazil for a friendly match with Australia in Salvador on June 6.

Lebanon warns refugees against returning to Syria

Lebanon’s interior ministry Saturday warned all Syrian refugees registered in the country not to go back to Syria as of Sunday, threatening that those who leave “will be deprived of their refugee status”.

The decision aimed to preserve “the safety of refugees” in Lebanon, Xinhua quoted the ministry as saying in a statement, adding that all concerned border authorities will be notified of this measure through the country’s General Security.