Krishnachand K

Fewer takers for Plus-I courses in rural schools

Teachers claim rural schools witnessed a slump in admission rate owing to mass transfer of students to schools in urban areas

8 hours ago

Outer Ring Road Project to be delayed in Thiruvananthapuram

The proposal was mooted around four years ago as a PPP model to decongest existing roads such as MC Road, NH 66 and NH 66 bypass. But it was delayed owing to fund crunch.

8 hours ago

Soon, govt kindergartens are going to be fun

State has given approval to make pre-primary education system more scientific and activity-based rather than relying on textbooks

09 Jun 2019

Service-based firms to get aid for switching to product development

Nearly half the service-based startups are struggling to survive as angel investors have also turned focus towards product-based startups for funding.

03 Jun 2019

Kerala varsity syndicate to move HC against plans to cut engineering seats

AICTE had directed to halve the number of seats at the University College of Engineering

27 May 2019

Anxiety, relief, disappointment and joy as Lok Sabha polls come to end

It was a shocker for many when result trends of Attingal constituency started favouring Adoor Prakash 
Everyone was talking about the fall of three-time MP A Sampath. 

24 May 2019

KU results may be delayed, lecturers keep away from valuation 

A few contract lecturers want valuation dues, pending for several years, settled first 

23 May 2019

Kerala University lecturers’ protest against dues may delay exam results

Sources said around 700 teachers including guest and contract lecturers have not received their dues from the university.

23 May 2019

KU Syndicate special meet to decide on retirement age of contract lecturers

The syndicate decided to hold a meeting following several requests from teachers who could be reinstated if the syndicate extends the age limit from 60 to 65.

20 May 2019

Higher secondary school teachers get a breather till May 23

Previously, the transfer proceedings of HSS teachers was marred in controversy following allegations that transfers were not based on seniority basis. 

19 May 2019

Govt decision to begin Plus-I classes on June 3 draws flak

The state government’s decision to begin plus one classes from June 3 along with class I to X  has drawn flak.

13 May 2019

Govt breather for students of unrecognised schools

Govt is also mulling action against such schools, including closing them down.

09 May 2019

Fiona Edwin tops in Kerala, ranks second in India

Vibha, of Humanities stream, shares the top spot with Devang Kumar Agarwal, of Science stream, from La Martiniere Boys School, Kolkata in the country.

08 May 2019

The long wait ends

Gone are the days when visitors had to wait for long at the gates of Technopark.

29 Apr 2019

Librarians demand digitisation of varsity libraries

The librarians said that they needed a system which functions under a single network and in digital format so that they could easily identify the books.

29 Apr 2019