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A paradise on earth: My Maldives diary Lounging on a beach with a good book, soaking up the sunshine in between swimming in the sea is my idea of an ideal holiday. And, that’s exactly what I did in Maldives. With its pristine, white-sand

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Fifteen youth secured jobs through the Umeed/AR Job placement service. Unemployment is the scourge of society. Rural development projects in India have to focus on creating jobs for youth within their villages or towns so they don’t need to go elsewhere. Read more on http://www.arvindkhanna.com/social-empowerment.html

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The Students’ Welfare Society, Sangrur conducted orientation sessions with candidates who have secured jobs through Umeed/AR Jobs placement services. The youth were briefed about the companies they were joining, their job profile and responsibilities.

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Some scholars say that phulkari came from Iran while others believe it originated in Central Asia and was brought to India by the Jat tribes. Even the Vedas, Mahabharat and Guru Granth Sahib have references to the folk art. Amazing facts, aren’t they? Read more stories at http://www.arvindkhanna.com/rural-development-in-punjab.html

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Gave a racing cycle to Hakam Singh’s son, Sandeep of Ghanouri Kalan village, Dhuri. I believe in encouraging sports among the youth. Read more: http://www.arvindkhanna.com/rural-development-in-punjab.html

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Umeed held a career counselling workshop for youth to help them make the right career choices and prepare them for job interviews. The workshop is a great step in the direction of human resource development in India.

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My condolences to: - Baldev Singh, Umeed staff, on the death of his father, Roop Singh, in Sangrur - Davinder Singh (Dimpi), another Umeed staff, on the death of his mother, Kartar Kaur, in Sangrur

A group loan of Rs 5 lakh has been disbursed by a bank to self-help group members for various activities like setting up of shops, buying knitting machines and cattle. see more at arvindkhanna.com

Umeed participated in the Kala Ghoda festival in Mumbai from February 6 to February 9. Visitors loved the handmade crochet products made by Aiyana.

Companies such as CCD, Serco group Mohali and student welfare society, Sangrur conducted interviews at our campus during the week to recruit tele callers, English teachers and other staff. 28 candidates have been placed during this period and a total of 43 candidates have got jobs in the month of January. Great news.