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Speech and hearing impaired barred from writing exam

Hostellers were shifted to another hostel in Electronics City, which was away from the campus in Dairy Circle.

24 Nov 2020

Schools, PU colleges to remain closed in Karnataka amid fears of second COVID-19 wave

The decision was announced on Monday by primary and secondary education minister S Suresh Kumar following the report of a technical committee which was constituted by the Chief Minister

23 Nov 2020

Fellowship cut to a third, students angry

The students, with the aid reduced to one-third, are approaching various government departments to make their pleas heard.

23 Nov 2020

Launch satellites from our launchpad: Sweden to Indian companies

Although an appealing offer, the feasibility for Indian startups remains a question, said a source from the industry.

21 Nov 2020

Repurposed Israel tech for space missions

From creating protective equipment to 3D printing meat, lifescience startups from Israel have found a relevance in the space sector by repurposing their products. 

20 Nov 2020

India in unique position to leap ahead in IT era: PM Modi at Bengaluru Tech Summit launch

Union Minister for Communications, Electronics & Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad urged the CM to make Karnataka a great centre in India's data economy

19 Nov 2020

Colleges reopen for final year students in Karnataka but attendance poor

The notice about a mandatory COVID-19 test report was a cause for confusion. Several students who did not possess COVID-19 negative certificates flocked to the nearby primary health care centres.

17 Nov 2020

450 mobile swab collection teams to be deployed near Bengaluru colleges as they reopen

Reports for the samples will arrive within 24 hours and will be uploaded on the ICMR portal. Medical officers will monitor the process to avoid any delays.

16 Nov 2020

Unlock 6.0: Colleges in Bengaluru set to reopen for final year students

As per the state government's mandate, colleges will open up for classes and will accommodate final year students first.

16 Nov 2020

CBSE, ICSE schools in Karnataka finish portions but state board teachers want offline classes

With schools into the second half of the academic year, schools of CBSE and ICSE boards are gearing up to complete the syllabus.

16 Nov 2020

Bengaluru's Srishti design school now part of Manipal Group, campus to be relocated

Going forward, from the academic year 2020-21, students enrolling in the (now called) Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology will be bonafide students of MAHE

10 Nov 2020

Bengaluru Tech Summit to go virtual this year from November 19-21 with theme 'Next is Now'

The three-day event will see the participation of 25 countries and more than 250 speakers with parallel sessions on IT, BT, GIA and Startups

09 Nov 2020

IISc-KSDMA’s workplace readiness indicator gets international fame

We helped them understand the design and customize the tool for their context,” said Preetam Patil, a member of the CNI team which developed the app.

08 Nov 2020

ISRO launches PSLV-C49 despite rainy weather, first lift-off after lockdown

Along with the primary satellite (ISRO's EOS-01), nine international customer satellites were launched -- one from Lithuania and four each from Luxembourg and the US

07 Nov 2020

Lokayukta raps govt over teachers’ pay dues

At least 532 principals and teachers of 450 Morarji Desai and Kittur Rani Chennamma residential schools spread across the state have gone without salaries for up to seven months.

02 Nov 2020