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Private schools in Bengaluru urge parents to admit their wards to school and give some more time to pay fees

Primary and Secondary Education Minister S Suresh Kumar had recently urged parents to compulsorily admit their wards, which comes as a boost to many schools 

Published on 19th December 2020

Karnataka government to remove textbook content that hurt feelings of Brahmins 

According to the textbook, there was a food scarcity because 'homa' and 'havana' (fire rituals) were performed by offering large quantities of foodgrains, milk, ghee and other materials

Published on 18th December 2020
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Eight-year old boy kidnapped in Karnataka, special team formed to investigate

The four-member gang which came by a car abducted the boy from near his house while his grandfather was returning from an evening walk in Ujire on Thursday

Published on 18th December 2020

India's COVID tally 99,79,447 with 22,890 new cases

As of the ministry's data on Friday, there are 3,13,831 active cases. The recovery rate stands at 95.40 per cent, and the fatality rate is 1.45 as per cent

Published on 18th December 2020

Karnataka's Technical Advisory Committee suggests class 10 and 12 students return to schools in limited number and only twice a week

The TAC also gave its nod to resume classes for Grades 9 and 11 from Jan 15, while Vidyagama is to be compulsory for Classes 6-8 from January 1.  But the number of students should be limited 

Published on 18th December 2020

Karnataka government, British Council partner to strengthen education and research exchange

The CM welcomed the establishment of the tech hubs and tech clusters programmes as well as go global programmes that take innovative start-ups from India to the UK

Published on 17th December 2020

Karnataka Government to restart its flagship programme, Vidyagama for school students from January 1 

This time, the programme has also been rolled out for private aided and unaided schools, and classes can be held on the school premises for half a day, but not inside classrooms, Suresh Kumar told

Published on 17th December 2020

Shocking! Over 60 per cent of women in 12 states and UTs never used the internet, reveals survey 

Over 60 per cent women in 12 states and union territories have never used the internet, the latest National Family Health Survey has revealed

Published on 15th December 2020

COVID-19: Daily new cases dip below 30,000 again this month 

The total coronavirus cases mounted to 98,84,100 with  27,071 infections being reported in a day. The death toll rose to 1,43,355 with 336 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed

Published on 14th December 2020

To be or not to be: How will students face the crossroads? 

Compulsory COVID tests with negative certificate, availability of online classes, need to obtain a permission letter from parents, etc, seem to have kept students away from the colleges

Published on 12th December 2020

With over 29,000 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally rises to 97.96 lakh

The recovery rate stands at 94.84 per cent, and the fatality rate is 1.45 as per cent. On Thursday, 9,22,959 tests were conducted, taking the tally of total tests conducted to 15,07,59,726

Published on 11th December 2020

At 13 years, Bengaluru girl, Smriti Hegde is among the youngest HAM radio operators in India

Last month two 13-year-old girls from Karnataka became the youngest Young Ladies (YL) amateur radio operators. We speak to Smriti Hegde to find out what attracted her to HAM radios

Published on 9th December 2020

COVID-19: India's cumulative tests inch closer to 15 crores, national positivity rate stands at 6.50%

The cumulative COVID-19 national positivity rate stands at 6.50 per cent as on date. The daily positivity rate is just 3.14 per cent. Higher volumes of testing eventually lead to low positivity rate

Published on 9th December 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload rises to 97.35 lakh, recoveries cross 92 lakh

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 92,15,581, pushing the national recovery rate to 94.66 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stood at 1.45 per cent

Published on 9th December 2020

Here's how this 21-year-old from Jabalpur beat 5 lakh quizzers and became India's first Fact Champion

The critical social topics that were the focus area of the quiz include gender biases, population, climate change, health, animal welfare and more

Published on 8th December 2020

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