Tag: Government of Karnataka

State Govt. adopts cashless payment solution for student scholarships
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State Govt. adopts cashless payment solution for student scholarships

December 31, 2021

Bengaluru: Karnataka has become the first State in the country to adopt a cashless and contactless payment solution, thereby easing the process of paying education fees digitally to students of schools and colleges. National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), State Bank of India (SBI) and Department of e-Governance, Government of Karnataka, have partnered for enabling…

Mysuru has potential to be India’s start-up hub
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Mysuru has potential to be India’s start-up hub

October 25, 2021

‘The Big Tech Show’ launched in city; speakers invite MNCs to set up base Beyond Bengaluru Mysore/Mysuru: With the upcoming Bengaluru Tech Summit 2021, Government of Karnataka and Karnataka Digital Economy Mission under Beyond Bengaluru initiative launched ‘The Big Tech Show’ at Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel in city this morning. The programme is aimed at…

Off-course betting at MRC
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Off-course betting at MRC

July 31, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination or RT-PCR Negative Certificate must  Mysore/Mysuru: The Government of Karnataka has granted permission to conduct off-course betting on Hyderabad Races at both Mysuru and Bengaluru Race Courses.  Only those who are in possession of COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate or RT-PCR Negative report which is taken within 48 hours of the entry to the premises…

Maulana Azad Model (English Medium) Schools
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Maulana Azad Model (English Medium) Schools

June 21, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The Minority Welfare Department has invited applications for the post of guest faculties (teachers) in the following Maulana Azad Model (English Medium) Schools of Mysuru district: Kesare Urdu School, Nizamia School, Maulana Azad Bhavan, Hunsur Town Urdu School and Halagana Halli, Periyapatna.  Candidates who have passed B.A, B.Sc, M.A or M.Sc with B.Ed and…

Treat Covid patients in rural areas by using mobile units: Govt.
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Treat Covid patients in rural areas by using mobile units: Govt.

May 24, 2021

Bengaluru: The Government of Karnataka (GoK) has ordered treatment of Covid patients in rural areas through mobile vans by roping in final year Medical students. The Government will use the State Disaster Response Fund to set up such mobile clinics at the State-level. While case numbers have dropped in Bengaluru Urban, several districts are recording…

Vidyagama: Teachers get three week holiday
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Vidyagama: Teachers get three week holiday

October 12, 2020

Bengaluru: Amid the campaign by several groups which wanted the Government  to stop its much publicised ‘Vidyagama’ programme due to safety concerns as several teachers involved in the programme have lost their lives reportedly due to COVID-19, the State Government on Sunday announced a three week holiday for teachers of Primary and High Schools. The…

Pension scheme extended to Medical teaching, non-teaching staff
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Pension scheme extended to Medical teaching, non-teaching staff

August 28, 2020

Bengaluru: The Government of Karnataka has shown the green signal to bring teaching and non-teaching staff who work in Department of Medical Education under the ambit of National Pension Scheme (NPS), said Medical Education Minister Dr. K. Sudhakar. With this, the Government has fulfilled one of the long pending demands of teaching and non-teaching staff….

Clubs can open for sports and food; no liquor
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Clubs can open for sports and food; no liquor

August 28, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Following reports in media that pubs and bars are likely to open next month (Sept. 1) in Karnataka, Principal Secretary of Revenue Department (Disaster Management) and Member-Secretary of State Executive Committee, Anjum Parvez has clarified that all social clubs have been restricted from serving liquor. They can only open doors for sports activities and…

Ahead of elections, Govt. launches recruitment spree
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Ahead of elections, Govt. launches recruitment spree

December 24, 2017

Bengaluru: With the Assembly poll just a few months away, the State government has gone on a overdrive for recruitment to vacant posts. Additional Chief secretary T.M Vijay Bhaskar in a circular to departmental heads, has instructed to bring changes to cadre and recruitment rules to facilitate direct recruitment and fill them through promotions. Many…

State plans to tap KRS Dam’s dead storage
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State plans to tap KRS Dam’s dead storage

February 23, 2017

Anticipating drinking water crisis in Bengaluru this summer, the State Government is putting in place a contingency plan to draw water from the dead storage of Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) reservoir at an estimated cost of Rs. 40 crore. A High-Level Meeting of Irrigation Officials on Feb. 21 discussed the possibility of pumping the dead…

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