Five schools, one college closed due to Covid spike

Wednesday, January 19th, 2022
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Mangaluru : The five schools and a college in city closed due to a spike in coronavirus cases. The education department has ordered temporary suspension of classes. Government High school, Bengre Kasaba; Canara CBSC Dongrakere; Ansar English Medium High School, Bajpe; Vyasa Maharshi English Medium High School, Mulki; Government High School, Munchoor and Vivekananda PU […]

Dasara Holidays – No online classes till October 30

Monday, October 12th, 2020
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Bengaluru : Karnataka state education department has announced mid-term holidays for three weeks starting October 12. Èven teachers will be given leave during this duration and the suspension of classes is also applicable to online sessions. The holidays are applicable to state-run private and government schools as per officials from the department. This U-turn by […]

Don’t use cellphones in class, education department tells teachers

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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Mangaluru: Expressing concern over teachers using cellphones during class hours or in their free time in school, the state education department has sent a circular to all school authorities to confiscate phones and, if needed, install public telephone coin boxes in schools. The January 1, 2018 circular states that teachers must dedicate their entire time […]

Teachers association requests not to deduct Dasara holidays

Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Managluru: Karnataka State High School Teachers Association have requested the district in-charge Miniter Ramanath Rai, not to deduct the Dasara holidays this year, on Sunday at Minister’s residence. As soon as the memorandum received by the minister, he called up education department Commissioner Soujanya and informed about the matter. It is reported that Soujanya has […]

Ullal : Donor’s son issused notice to vacate school land

Thursday, March 24th, 2016
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Ullal : The existence of a government primary and high school, which has been imparting education for the last 40 years, is under threat. A private individual has issued a lawyer notice to the school to vacate the land within two months. The school was constructed on a 44-cent land donated by a local resident […]

8 year-old child labour rescued at Bantwal

Sunday, September 1st, 2013
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Bantwal : A 8 year-old child labour rescued from government servants house at Ajjibettu, near BC Road here on Saturday August 31. Officials of the child helpline, Education department, Labour department with the help of police took the operation at house of Kadri police constable Eru Nayak and a village accountant Jyothi Bai of Bantwal […]

Aatidonji Koota programme at govt school at Bantwal

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
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Bantwal : A unique programme Aatidonji Koota was organized at a school in Bantwal  by the Education Department for the very first time on August 12, Monday. State Minister for Forest Ramanatha Rai inaugurated the programme held  under the aegis of Public education Department, Government High School Ajjibettu and Government Lower Primary School B Mooda […]

34 kids of construction workers admitted to school

Saturday, July 20th, 2013
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Udupi: In a novel gesture to help the children of construction workers, 34 of them have been admitted to the Manipal Academy School on July 19, Friday and will be provided transportation facility to and fro school by the CCL company. There will also be an assistant to take care of the children during transportation. […]

Sriram Sene chief Mutalik and other Five arrested by ulsoor Police

Saturday, December 17th, 2011
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Bangalore :  Sriram Sene chief Pramod Mutalik and five others arrested on Friday by Ulsoor Gate police for allegedly assaulting Bangalore University Distance Education Department Director Dr B R Niranjan.   Mutalik’s supporters staged a protest in front of the police station and condemned the arrest. The Distance Education Department had conducted degree examinations in August […]

State High School Assistant Masters’ Association demand equal justice

Saturday, February 19th, 2011
Karnataka State High School Assistant Masters

Mangalore : The Karnataka State High School Assistant Masters’ Association staged protest in front of DC Office on Feb 19, Saturday demanding an increase in pay scale from the current Rs. 8,825 – Rs. 16,000 to Rs. 10,800 – Rs. 20,025. Addressing the protestors, Manjunath Kumar K. K., the organizing secretary of the association said […]