Kerala government cites ‘technicalities’ as Aadhaar data of 6 per cent of students found inaccurate

The details emerged in a report submitted by the Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) to the general education department.

published on : 20th February 2023

Kathakali, Indian flag among designs for international kites fest in Kerala

More than 40 countries, including France, Canada, China and Qatar, will also participate in the kite festival.

published on : 15th February 2023

Kites to dogs, how forces tackle enemy drones

Though India is exploring the deployment of anti-drone countermeasures, it will be a herculean challenge to make the border rouge drone-proof.

published on : 19th January 2023

Despite ban, sale and use of manja thread continue unabated in Cuttack

Locals on Saturday rescued a pigeon which was trapped by the manja thread atop a tree in Jobra’s Pareswar Sahi here.

published on : 16th January 2023

Kites by tots to dot the skies

In a bid to promote eco-friendly Sankranti celebrations, a primary school headmaster urges students to make their own kites to fly.

published on : 15th January 2023

Kite flying prohibited at places of worship in Hyderabad during Sankranti

"Parents and citizens of Hyderabad city are advised to guide and supervise their children not to fly kites from the terraces without parapet walls, to avoid any accident/ untoward incident," it read.

published on : 14th January 2023

Beware of power lines while flying kites: TSSPDCL

In case of any emergency, people can contact the electricity department by dialling 1912, officials said.

published on : 14th January 2023

Ahead of Sankranti, Telangana Forest department steps up vigil on sale of manja

The National Green Tribunal ordered a total ban on manja or synthetic thread for kite flying and further directed to prohibit the manufacture, sale, store, and purchase of the same.

published on : 12th January 2023

Brahminy kite terrorises Nayarambalam woman, daughter

‘The Birds’, a 1963 movie directed by Alfred Hitchcock, narrates the story of a community that was terrorised by flocks of birds.

published on : 31st December 2022

To make students Victers, KITE takes digital media literacy to newer heights

'Satyameva Jayathe’ digital media literacy programme was organised by the Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education.

published on : 10th October 2022

Kerala govt to take strict action against use of proprietary software

The government had saved Rs 3,000 crore as a result of this education system being noticed internationally, he said.

published on : 26th September 2022

Would biodegradable manja fall within ban, asks Delhi High Court

The respondent shall also take instructions as to the maximum permissible tensile strength.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Six-year-old dies after glass-coated kite string cuts his throat in Ludhiana

SHO, Sadar station, Inspector Gurpreet Singh said a case was registered against the unknown persons and further probe was on.

published on : 18th August 2022

Three-day international kite festival takes off at Mamallapuram

Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises TM Anbarasan along with Minister of Tourism Madhiventhan inaugurated the event.

published on : 14th August 2022

Independence Day: Kite catchers to keep hawk eye on Red Fort 

Officials convince citizens not to fly kites, keeping security aspect in mind; legal action to be taken against violators

published on : 13th August 2022

Zomato delivery boy dies as kite string gets stuck to bike tyre in Delhi

The deceased was identified as Narendra Kumar, a father of three kids used to live with his family in the Vishwakarma colony.

published on : 9th August 2022

Say no to kite festival, save feathery friends: Activists

Despite bringing world class treatment and veterinarians, we aren’t able to save the birds.

published on : 4th August 2022

Boy injured in kite flying in Delhi, third case in a week

The kid fell from a height in the incident on Tuesday, following which he was admitted to the AIIMS trauma centre.

published on : 29th July 2022

Kerala schools to get high-speed internet connectivity 

With the upgrade in service, the internet speed in schools will increase by over 12 fold and clock 100 Mbps.

published on : 28th July 2022

Strangulation death: Police to crack down on Chinese manjha

“We urge all citizens not to use Chinese manjha (kite string) for their entertainment. It can be fatal for birds, humans and animals as well.

published on : 28th July 2022
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