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Karnataka: Pvt engg colleges to retain existing fee

File photo -DH. For representational purpose.

Much to the relief of thousands of engineering aspirants, the Karnataka Unaided Private Engineering Colleges Association (KUPECA)...

Bescom begins process to fill linemen posts

Redressing complaints related to faulty lines and power cuts at Bescom might speed up now, with the appointment of linemen and assistant linemen all set to begin shortly after a gap of three to four years. The last date to receive applications from eligible candidates was April 15, 2014. DH photo

The Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (Bescom) has said it has already begun the process to fill the long-pending vacancies of linemen by appointing...

Poll code puts brakes on bus fleet expansion plans

 The corporations which were supposed to call tenders for most of their civil works and purchases of buses are unable to do so.

The model code of conduct, currently in force for the Lok Sabha elections, is hampering the working of several departments, including the state-run...

No malaria deaths in State in last 3 yrs

According to the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India over 50,000 people in the country and more than a crore across the world die of mosquito-borne diseases each year.

With sustained efforts from the Department of Health and Family Welfare and other health promoters, Karnataka has recorded zero deaths due to malaria...

Regranting AICTE its powers leaves tech colleges in lurch

A recent order passed by the Supreme Court, restoring the All India Council for Technical Education's (AICTE) regulatory power over colleges...

In Krishnappa's death, JD(S) loses its backward classes face

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Congress leader C M Ibrahim pay their last respects to JD(S) State president A Krishnappa in Bangalore on Thursday. DH Photo

The death of JD(S) State president A Krishnappa has created a vacuum of sorts in the party...

Girl burnt alive for marrying outside caste in Malavalli taluk

A teenage girl, who married a man outside her caste, was allegedly set on fire by his relatives, at Kannahalli in Malavalli taluk in the...

VTU postpones convocation

Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) has postponed its 13th annual convocation that was initially scheduled to be held on May 3...

Gulbarga to have Pali-Sanskrit varsity

An autonomous university of global standards for study and research in Pali and Sanskrit will come up in the city soon, adding to its reputation......

Factory worker dies after saving colleague

A 34-year-old worker was choked to death on Thursday after rescuing his colleague from a near-death situation at a chemical and fertiliser factory...

More compensation sought for Kabeer's kin

In a protest against the killing of Kabeer by Anti-Naxal Force personnel at Thanikodu check post in Sringeri on Saturday, leaders of Komu Souharda Vedike......

Model code of conduct still in force

The Office of the Chief Electoral Officer (OCEO) has stated that no official connected with the conduct of the elections can be transferred till...

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