Emerging entrepreneurs shadow corporate chief

Venkat Raman –  venkat@indiannewslink.co.nz Promoting young entrepreneurs is among the stated objectives of this newspaper, reflecting which we feature emerging leaders in business, government, and community organisations in many of our issues. That passion also led to us include ‘The Best Young Entrepreneur of the Year’ in Indian Newslink Indian Business Awards as an individual category (in 2010) through nominations…

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Teacher bias cited for Maori underachievement

Anton Blank –  A new study from diversity consultancy Oranui, ‘Unconscious Bias in Education,’ has revealed how teachers’ low expectations have led to decades of under-achievement by Maori students. ‘Pygmalion Effect’ is a term coined by researchers during the 1960s and updated during the 1990s to describe how teachers’ expectations of students largely determine students’ educational achievement. In this study,…

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A social Initiative by a Thinking Photographer

Staff Reporter –  info@indiannewslink.co.nz We have immense pleasure in announcing a special photography initiative for the younger minds of the society aged between 9 and 12 years. This is a Project conceived, regulated and administered by internationally renowned photographer Ashok Kochhar, whose creative works appear in Indian Newslink. “Ten selected children, resident anywhere in New Zealand, irrespective of their ethnicity,…

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Brainstorm for children arrives here

Amar Alluri –  Brainobrain is a leading Children Institutes for Self-Empowerment. Established in 2003, it operates through 1000 franchise centres transforming the lives of more than 200,000 children in 30 countries in Asia, Europe, North America, Middle East and Africa. The first Centre in New Zealand opened recently at Sandringham in Auckland. Brainobrain aims to develop the skills of the…

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Massey signs pact with Sikh University

Staff Reporter –  info@indiannewslink.co.nz Massey University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University in India to foster mutual benefits. The Agreement was signed by Steve Maharey and Dr Gurmohan Singh Walia, Vice-Chancellors of the respective Universities at the Manawatu Campus on May 24, 2016. A delegation of academics and officials accompanied Dr Walia.…

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