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Withdraw English-medium school order, demand writers

Withdraw English-medium school order, demand writers

DHARWAD: The first session of Day 2 of the Akhila Bharat here on Saturday discussed the condition of Kannada-medium schools run by the government in the state. Panelists urged chief minister HD Kumaraswamy to immediately withdraw the order of starting 1,000 English-medium schools from the next academic year. Educationist GS […]

Dust takes the sheen off exhibition

Dust takes the sheen off exhibition

DHARWAD: Visitors are forced to contend with a severe problem at the Sammelan venue. The worst affected are those who have set up stalls on the University of Agricultural Sciences premises. More than 400 stalls are exhibiting handicrafts, clothes, artefacts, along with cottage and health products. The products on display […]

Inauguration delayed by 3 hours as CM arrives late

Inauguration delayed by 3 hours as CM arrives late

DHARWAD: The patience of people who had gathered at the UAS premises for the inaugural session of the Sammelana was tested as there was an inordinate delay in the commencement of the programme, thanks to chief minister H D Kumaraswamy who arrived three hours late. The programme was to start […]

RTE a bogus programme, has only helped schools make money: HDK

RTE a bogus programme, has only helped schools make money: HDK

DHARWAD: Chief minister raised eyebrows when he called the reservation of seats under the Right to Education () Act a ?bogus programme? which has ?enabled private schools to collect huge amounts of government money?. The Act was introduced by the Congress-led UPA government in 2009. Speaking during the inauguration of […]

Kannada Sahitya Sammelana set to kickstart in Dharwad today

Kannada Sahitya Sammelana set to kickstart in Dharwad today

The 84th begins in today. Preparations for the three-day event have been on in full swing in the twin cities of Hubballi and Dharwad. The event will be inaugurated by Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, with Kambar presiding over the event. One of the biggest talking points of the event, which […]