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More students dabble with art, culture

The Education Department says it has seen nearly a 200 per cent increase in the number of students participating in what is now the online version of Kala Utsav.

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Karnataka Skill development Corp to train nurses, farmers going abroad

At present, the corporation is training 60 nurses in IELTS (english language testing system), who are expected to go to the UK where there is a requirement of 45,000 nurses.

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Karnataka SSLC syllabus likely to be cut by 20%

Relief to students, teachers; Unable to complete all lessons in limited time, say schools

27 Nov 2021

Parents to decide on offline classes

Officials say nothing to worry about, precautionary measures in place in schools, hostels

27 Nov 2021

Bengaluru students to launch balloon satellite in January

Scientific payloads include a camera, radiation sensor, GPS module, a plant and a toothpaste will be on the high-altitude balloon.

26 Nov 2021

Class X syllabus to be scaled-down by 20 percent in Karnataka; December to April syllabus meant for revision

"Anywhere between two to four chapters can be expected to be removed," said an official.

26 Nov 2021

Karnataka schools ordered to provide transfer certificates within a week; private schools to protest

The order comes in the wake of parents withdrawing their children from private unaided schools, due to economic difficulties, to aided or government or other schools.

26 Nov 2021

Education dept rushes to bring back 15k out of school kids by month-end

As many as 27,725 students are out of schools in the rural areas of the state and the numbers for pan Karnataka are expected to go up further.

26 Nov 2021

Karnataka Skill Development Corporation launches Industry Linkage Cell

The collaboration between the industry and KSDC is meant to bridge the skill gap and provide demand-based skilled manpower to industries, better employment outcomes for the unemployed youth.

25 Nov 2021

Bangalore University makes entry into THE global employability ranking

Meanwhile, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) obtained rank 61 globally and was the second-highest institute in terms of employability only after IIT Delhi.

25 Nov 2021

Students in seven Karnataka districts to receive eggs, bananas in midday meals from Dec 1

By regularly measuring the body weight and height of the students, the improvement in the nutrition levels will also be gauged.

25 Nov 2021

Defence sector scope will be explained to startups: Expert

Though Karnataka has made strides in creating a startup ecosystem, a lot more needs to be done.

21 Nov 2021

‘Traffic jams’ in space has scientists worried

While there are just nine spacecraft currently in the lunar orbit, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists there are 3,372 big and small active satellites in the Earth’s orbit.

20 Nov 2021

Gaganyaan: ISRO's thrust area for international cooperation

ISRO Chairman Sivan expressed confidence in strengthening international collaborations with various other countries through Gaganyaan itself.

19 Nov 2021

Bengaluru Tech Summit: Successful women startup entrepreneurs recall their struggles

Tanushree Nagori said if investors and the entire community make you feel welcome and that you haven't done something wrong by being married or having a child, it can be a breeze

19 Nov 2021