BJP misusing government machinery in Karnataka as Assembly elections nearing

Thursday, November 17th, 2022

Mangaluru : Former Minister B. Ramanath Rai on Thursday, November 17, questioned a circular encouraging participation of government primary and high school teachers to accompany students for a two-day programme organised by Sangh Parivar outfits in Mangaluru.  “If it was a programme merely for the enrichment of students’ knowledge, we do not have any objections. […]

First phase GP polls : Election staffs ready at polling booths

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020
GP election

Mangaluru : The first phase of the Gram Panchayat elections scheduled to be held on December 22, Tuesday, polling officials and other personnel on election duty reported at the mustering and de-mustering centre at the Mahatma Gandhi Centenary High School at Bondel in Mangaluru on Monday. In Dakshina Kannada in the first phase elections will […]

Teachers association requests not to deduct Dasara holidays

Monday, September 26th, 2016

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 […]

Better facilities for govt schools: Madhwaraj

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Mangaluru: Pramod Madhawraj, Minister of State for Fisheries, Youth Services and Sports, said on Monday that the government was committed to providing better facilities in government schools. He was speaking at the inauguration of the extension building of the Government Pre-University College on the Board High School premises, here. Earlier called the Board High School, […]

2 women reported by Kundapur police as missing: public help requested

Saturday, December 14th, 2013
2 women missing

Kundapur: The Kundapur police have issued a statement on Friday, seeking h to trace out 2 women Mamatha Shetty (25) and Sharada (23), who were reported missing from their homes from Dec.3, 2013. The police have failed to find out their where abouts all these days and have now asked the public to help them […]

Orange seller with a ‘mission’ back in action with his fruit basket

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
Orange seller with a ‘mission’

Mangalore: Harekala Hajabba, the illiterate orange seller who dreamt big and achieved it too, is now back on the streets of Mangalore,  in his old profession of selling fruits after the fruits of his toil, a primary school and a high school have come up at Harekala. Even the new building of the High School […]

Konkani Academy honours Konkani students of first batch

Sunday, June 24th, 2012
konkani academy

Mangalore : Around 60 students, who completed their SSLC with Konkani as the third language, were honoured by Karnataka State Konkani Sahitya Academy on June 23,Saturday. Speaking on the occasion, academy president Kasargod Chinna said that the community will always remember the first batch of SSLC studentswho completed Konkani in their SSLC. Konkani Prachar Sanchalan […]

90% text books already supplied : Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
Vishweshwara Hegde Kageri

Bangalore:  State Minister for Primary and High school Education Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri has said 90 per cent of the text books required by schools have already been supplied by the government while the remaining text books would be supplied this week. Kageri also informed that the process of appointing 3404 teachers to various high schools […]

Teachers ready for SSLC evaluation

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012
SSLC evaluations File Picture

Bangalore: Much to the respite of SSLC students across the state, the Karnataka State High School Assistant Masters’ Association has withdrawn its call to boycott the SSLC evaluations that are slated to commence on April 22. On April 7, the Association had threatened to boycott the evaluations. This decision came after members of the Association […]

Kageri to introduce vocational Training in High School

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Bangalore: The education minister Kageri at lower levels, now wants vocational training from 9th standard in high schools soon. What do we have now before children as they leave 10th standard? English at the first standard with Kannada as the medium of instruction, optional languages Konkani, Tulu and other languages at higher primary from 6th […]