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Kerala State Higher Education Council opposes move to scrap engineering entrance exams

K T Jaleel proposed tht engineering entrance examinations could be scrapped like in other states and the admissions should be based on only the marks obtained in the higher secondary examinations.

15 hours ago

Higher Secondary Education department, Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan launch unique teaching methods

As a first step, a special module training for the humanities stream has begun for the first-year higher secondary students.

21 Jan 2019

This daily wage government employee in Kerala seeks justice for losing job post maternity leave

In March 2016, the then UDF government had offered an enhanced pay package for contract and daily wage employees who had completed a fixed term.

21 Jan 2019

Research in management subjects at University of Kerala come to a standstill

The University of Kerala has not made any effort to appoint a guide and thus research programmes on management subjects were ceased indefinitely.

21 Jan 2019

Kerala Technological University tepid about AICTE proposal of open book examination

The move is part of AICTE’s initiative to improve the quality of engineering education in the country. 

16 Jan 2019

Enough! IT firms to boycott parties backing hartals

The companies in Technopark and Infopark have decided to act against hartals and strikes through an internal e-mail communication.

13 Jan 2019

Government nod to set up Kerala Technological University HQ in capital

According to KTU registrar G P Padmakumar, the survey proceedings are underway, including acquisition under the aegis of the Revenue Department.

30 Dec 2018

Government sets up interim Syndicate for University of Kerala, nominates 19 members

The next Syndicate election is scheduled for February 15 and a fresh electoral syndicate would be formed by March or April.

28 Dec 2018

Service extension unlikely for senior contract teaching staff at UITs

Earlier, the senior teachers had submitted a memorandum to former VCs to extend their retirement age from 60 to 65. 

28 Dec 2018

Still a long way ahead: National Highway from Mukkola to Karode at Kerala-Tamil Nadu border

The construction which began in July 2017 was caught in various hurdles including stiff opposition from locals for not making an opening to the nearby villages from the road.

25 Dec 2018

Centre’s proposal to overhaul school education system draws flak

Various associations of school teachers in the state have already registered protests against the recommendation.

23 Dec 2018

Restructured school timings make state’s Plus-II students exhausted

Does your child in the higher secondary class (Plus 1 or Plus 2) look tired of late? Reason could be the increased class hours and reduced recess time.

21 Dec 2018

Lynching 'em is shameful: Rajmohan Gandhi

The situation is disheartening in North India as lynching continues in the name of caste and religion, said historian Rajmohan Gandhi.

21 Dec 2018

‘Matured’ startups look up to Kerala again

IT experts said the new trend is nothing but a positive reverse migration of startups which left the state due to lack of support.

20 Dec 2018

UGC circular puts University of Kerala postings in limbo

At present, 40 per cent of teaching positions are lying vacant at the KU. 

19 Dec 2018