Krishnachand K

Startup Mission steps into schools, to mould next-gen entrepreneurs

The Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) is developing an ecosystem in schools to turn students into entrepreneurs and innovators.

06 Nov 2019

Startup Mission steps into schools, to mould next-gen entrepreneurs

The Kerala Infrastructure and Technology Education (KITE) has undertaken the initiative under the aegis of the Education department.

05 Nov 2019

New bridge at Vallakadavu remains a non-starter

The century-old structure has been in a poor condition for the past several years

30 Oct 2019

Karamana deaths: Mystery deepens; more allegations levelled against ex-caretaker

The mystery surrounding the deaths of seven family members at Karamana is deepening with each passing day. 

29 Oct 2019

Centre, Kerala’s political differences to delay school curriculum revision

Though edu min proposed a comprehensive revision, govt cannot do it until final NEP report comes

23 Oct 2019

Lack of street lamps leaves motorists, commuters on NH bypass in blindspot

The corporation had installed lights following complaints, but many are now dysfunctional 

18 Oct 2019

Kerala govt to bring in legislation to ensure minimum wages for school teachers

3.5 lakh teachers in private schools across the state teach more than 20 lakh students.

12 Oct 2019

Unrecognised schools in Kerala to face axe from next year

The state government will close down all the unrecognised unaided schools from the next academic year.

09 Oct 2019

Vellayambalam-Thycaud stretch development in limbo

Though conceived in 1997, land acquisition for widening the stretch along which Police HQ and City Police Commissioner’s office are located is stuck on giving a suitable alternative place to six trade

07 Oct 2019

Kazhakkoottam residents oppose ‘unscientific’ land acquisition

The biased alignment is to favour certain hotels and apartments, allege locals

06 Oct 2019

Project to help students combat exam stress remains on paper in Kerala

Last year, the department had prepared to introduce an integrated mechanism in government schools to address stress in students.

30 Sep 2019

Techies demand stop for more trains at Kazhakootam

Employees with the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Kinfra Apparel Park, Filma Video Park and other institutions in the vicinity of Kazhakoottam suffer the same fate.

26 Sep 2019

Thiruvananthapuram's Outer Ring Road project to be delayed by a year

Sources say that the project needs large stretches of land as the second phase of the project has an industrial and commercial hub in addition to the 80 kilometre six-lane road.

29 Aug 2019

Kerala to set up incubation centres in all schools

At present, NSQF has been implemented in 66 VHSE schools in the state. NSQF is a competency-based framework for assessing the skill-level knowledge and aptitude of school students.  

25 Aug 2019

Shanghumukham beach in Thiruvananthapuram slated to get facelift soon

Key priority is to strengthen the roads so as to make them compatible with rough weather.

21 Aug 2019