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CM, Oppn leader against removal of portions from NCERT Class 9 history textbook

Thiruvananthapuram: Coming down on the HRD ministry's decision to remove portions ..

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HC cancels 2 rules in Kerala Varma College hostel to ensure equal rights for girls
Answer sheets of Wednesday's SSLC exam found on roadside in Kozhikode
CBSE Chemistry exam: No log book allowed but questions of 15 marks need log data; Students baffled

Masters in Heritage Conservation & Management: Apply by April 25

The Wildlife Institute of India, an autonomous institution of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of ..


PhD in Science Education at HBSCE: Apply by March 31

Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, a Deemed to be University, has invited applications ..


Einstein Fellowships at Germany: Apply by May 15

Applications have been invited for the Einstein Fellowship being offered by the Einstein Forum, Am Neuen Markt 7, 14467 Potsdam, Germany ..


Read the story of Poojit who lies on his desk in classroom and studies

Kochi: Though bedridden, Poojit Krishna Biju is an inspiration to people who lose confidence when life hits them hard. This studious ..


CA exams postponed due to Lok Sabha elections

New Delhi: The Chartered Accountants examinations have been postponed due to the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, the council announced ..


CPM branch secretary held for murder of ITI student

Kollam: The police have arrested a CPM Arinallur branch secretary Sarasan Pillai in connection with the murder of an ITI student. ..


How to deal with aggressive students who attack teachers?

Thrissur: Within one month, three cases in which students brutally manhandled teachers were reported in the state. All three incidents ..


CBSE Class 12 Physics paper leaves students in trouble

Thiruvananthapuram: The CBSE Class 12 Physics exam conducted on Tuesday has left the students in dismay. The students alleged that ..


Two students injured as vehicle stunt inside college campus goes awry

Edathua: Two students were injured after falling from an open jeep while performing stunts inside the St Aloysius college campus here ..


“Call us Indira and Francesca”; how ‘Moby Dick’ united two souls separated by seas

Thiruvananthapuram: The Herman Melville classic ‘Moby Dick’ became the improbable catalyst that led to the bonding of the ..

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Self-financing medical college: Govt to cut down number of members in fee regulatory committee

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government is planning to modify the structure of fee regulatory committee for self-financing colleges ..

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MBA at Pondicherry University: Apply by February 28

Applications can be submitted till February 28, 2019 for admission to the 2 year Master of Business Administration Programme (MBA) ..


Malappuram MBH hospital founder Dr M Abdul Majeed passes away

Malappuram: Dr M Abdul Majeed, founder and managing director of MBH hospital here passed away. The 77-year-old was active presence ..


5 students diagnosed with H1N1 at Navodaya School in Periya; 67 students show symptoms

Kasaragod: Five children have been diagnosed with H1N1 fever at Periya Jawahar Navodaya School here. Out of the total 520 students ..


Pinarayi shows his respect and love to his ex-teacher from Brennan

Malappuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan got a surprise on Saturday at Malappuram guest house. Mammadunni master, his old teacher ..

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Modi govt doesn't want to accept there is 'job crisis': Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Firing a fresh salvo at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Saturday alleged that the government ..


Two students held on sedition charges in Malappuram

Malappuram: Two students of the Malappuram government college have been arrested on sedition charges here. The duo had pasted posters ..


Summer School on ‘Science of Materials’: Apply by February 25

Indian Academy of Sciences, C V Raman Avenue, Sadashivnagar, Bengaluru-560080, has invited applications for the Summer School on ..


Final Registration for MBBS at AIIMS from February 21

Final Registration for admission to the MBBS Examination of AIIMS for 2019, who have successfully completed Basic registration and ..


Pulwama terrorist attack: Maruti engineers to help identify vehicle

The authorities taking the help of Maruti Suzuki engineers to identify the owners of the Eeco van used in the Pulwama terrorist attack ..


UPSC Civil service prelims exam on June 2: Apply now

The Civil Service Preliminary Examination 2019 conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will be held on June 2. The UPSC ..


Education should not be aimed at securing govt jobs: M V Shreyams Kumar

Kochi: Education should not be aimed at securing government jobs, said Mathrubhumi joint managing director M V Shreyams Kumar said ..

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Law needed for data providers to curb online porn: Satyarthi

Indore: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi Sunday sought a law for data providers to prevent online pornography and claimed it was "morally ..


All districts to have sports school soon, says sports minister

Thriprayar: Minister for sports and youth affairs EP Jayarajan said that the government has taken action to establish sports school ..

Sandhya Mary’s novel is hailed for its sense of humour, novelty in rendering, untrammeled imaginatio

‘Mariya Verum Mariya’ is an amalgam of facts and fiction: Lijo Jose Pellissery

Kochi: The novel ‘Mariya Verum Mariya’ by Sandhya Mary is an artistic universe composed of facts and an even greater element ..

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Calicut University to send question papers via email

Tenhipalam: University of Calicut has started taking steps to conduct examinations by distributing question papers online. The new ..


Universities in Kerala to provide all services online

Thiruvananthapuram: The higher education department is gearing up to make the services of all the universities in the state online ..


7th standard girl creates magic with Artistic Yoga

Kottayam: Hima Jacob, a 7th standard student turned yoga practitioner realising the importance of yoga for a happy mind and healthy ..


Admissions at IICD: Apply by March 28

Indian Institute of Crafts & Design (IICD), affiliated to Rajasthan ILD Skills University (RISU); J-8, Jhalana Institutional Area, ..


POCE and POBE at JNCASR: Apply by March 8

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Jakkur, Bangalore-560 064, has invited applications for its Project ..


Police educate youth to shun political violence in Kerala

Panoor: Police is donning a different hat in the 'highly volatile' Panoor area in Kannur district in Kerala to wean youth away ..


Aadarsh still studies under kerosene lamp

Kozhikode: Aadarsh, an eighth standard student of Valayam Govt. Higher Secondary school, is an ambitious boy who wish to be successful ..


111 students play different instruments to set record

Thrissur: Students of Ayyanthole Music Centre School of Music have set a record by playing musical instruments at the event held in ..

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Cyber crime awareness programme for students in state

Kochi: In the background of alarming increase in cyber crimes, the Career Guidance and Adolescence Counselling Cell in Higher Secondary ..


SSLC exams: Maximum students to appear from Malappuram

Malappuram: When SSLC exam is round the corner, Malappuram district continues to hold the record of largest number of candidates in ..


Trump says will meet North Korean leader Kim on Feb 27, 28 in Vietnam

Washington : US President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he will hold the second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ..


Tension at CUSAT student’s hostel

Kochi: Tension prevailed at Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) engineering college hostel after a group of SFI-DYFI ..


ICAR leaves 2,500-plus agricultural seats vacant

New Delhi: The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) left more than 2,500 seats vacant from its all-India quota in the last ..

Men Caught on Video Vandalising Pillars at World Heritage Site Hampi

Police intensify probe into vandalism at Hampi

Bengaluru: The Bellary police has intensified their investigation into the vandalism at the UNESCO world heritage site in Hampi of ..

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Modi devastated economy: Rahul on peak unemployment

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday came out all guns blazing against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over India's unemployment rate ..


Asim gets assurance from Rahul Gandhi

Kochi: Muhammad Asim, a 12-year-old boy who is on a mission to upgrade Velimanna UP School to High School, had an opportunity to meet ..


Sureshkumar, Chitra and Amritha are here to teach Arabic

Tirurangadi: Three Arabic teachers of Trikkulam government high school in Chemmad, Malappuram - K P SureshKumar, S Chitra and B S Amrita ..


Manilal’s contributions to Botany not properly valued by Keralites: Speaker

Kozhikode: Kerala Assembly Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan said that the contributions of Dr K S Manilal who translated the old Latin reference ..

Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh minister asks collector to read CM's R-Day message

Gwalior: A Madhya Pradesh minister was Saturday unable to read out Chief Minister Kamal Nath's message during a Republic Day function ..

Supreme Court

SC agrees to examine Centre's decision to grant 10 pc quota to poor in general category

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday decided to examine the Centre's decision to grant 10 percent reservation in jobs and education ..


Panel proposes single directorate for education sector

Thiruvananthapuram: An expert panel on Thursday recommended to the Kerala government to upgrade the professional qualification of teachers ..


Nehru, VKN, literary criticism...a mixed bag of sessions at MBIFL

Thiruvananthapuram: When there is a discussion on Jammu & Kashmir or Arunachal Pradesh, everyone seems to put the blame on Jawaharlal ..


Summer vacation for Indian schools in Saudi to begin from July

Riyadh: Summer vacation for the International Indian Schools in Saudi Arabia will commence in July. New academic year will begin in ..

Karthyayani Amma

96-yr-old Karthyayani Amma becomes Commonwealth Goodwill Ambassador

Haripad (Alappuzha): 96-year-old Karthyayani Amma, the oldest literacy champion in Kerala, has been selected as the Commonwealth of ..


JEE Main results declared: 15 candidates score 100%

New Delhi: JEE Main result for 2019 January exams has been released on the official website. As many as 15 candidates have scored ..


75% Kerala school students don't have computer at home: KITE survey

Thiruvananthapuram: A survey conducted among schoolchildren in Kerala revealed that 75 per cent of them do not have a computer at home ..


HAL and L&T sign MoU to manufacture industry-made PSLV

Bengaluru: The Indian Space Research Organisation Friday said that its strategic partners Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and L&T ..


Conflating Science and Mythology will debase Indian Science

The absurd mixing up of science with mythology has become an annual feature of the Indian Science Congress in recent years. The 106th ..

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‘Water Bell’, a special interval to make students drink water

Balaramapuram: Green Dome Public School here in Thiruvananthapuram has introduced a unique idea to encourage students to drink water ..


Children can wear non-uniform in schools on birthday

Malappuram: The Director of Public Instruction (DPI) has issued a circular allowing students to wear non-uniform to schools on birthday ..


M G university postpones exams scheduled for Jan 8, 9

Kottayam: The Mahatma Gandhi (MG) university has postponed examinations scheduled to be held on January 8, 9 in view of the national ..


Hartal: All exams scheduled for Thursday postponed

Thiruvananthapuram: All the higher secondary, vocational higher secondary examinations scheduled to be held on Thursday have been postponed ..


Foundation Course in Screenplay Writing of FTII: Apply by January 4

Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune, has invited applications for admission to the 20 days long ‘Foundation ..


Basic Course in Comic Acting at FTII, Pune: Apply by January 2

Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, has invited applications for admission to the ‘Basic Course in Comic Acting’ ..


Ph.D. Programme at National Institute of Immunology

National Institute of Immunology (NII), an autonomous research Institute, Aruna Asaf All Marg, New Delhi-110067, has invited applications ..


Half-day holiday for schools in Kozhikode on January 1

Kozhikode: There will be a half-day holiday for classes one to 10 in all educational institutions in the district on January 1. The ..


Schools to reopen today; Education dept to investigate on fake news

Thiruvananthapuram: Schools in the state will reopen on Monday after the Christmas holidays. Meanwhile, a fake news was circulated ..


Remains of stone age found at Puliyoor

Chengannur: Remains that could shed light into the stone age has been discovered at Puliyoor in Chengannur. Monuments were found at ..


CBSE Class X, XII board exam likely to begin in February next

New Delhi: CBSE has released the data sheet for the class X and XII board exams 2019. The Class X and XII exams of CBSE for core academic ..


Mathrubhumi Katha Puraskaram: Entries invited; Rs 2 lakh first prize

Kozhikode: As part of Mathrubhumi International Festival of Letters 2019 (MBIFL), the biggest award for stories in Malayalam - Mathrubhumi ..


Question paper leak: Calicut university cancels today's BCom, BBA exam

Thenhipalam: The university of Calicut has cancelled the third semester BCom and BBA exams scheduled today. Exam of General Informatics ..


59th School Arts Fest: Palakkad crowned winner

Alappuzha: Palakkad was crowned the winner in the 59th State School Arts Festival by scoring 930 points. Kozhikode was placed in the ..


Kasaragod to host Kerala School Kalolsavam 2019

Alappuzha: Though there is no official confirmation, sources reported that the state school Kalolsavam will be held in Kasaragod next ..


Deepa Nisanth in judges panel; Protest at arts fest

Alappuzha: The 59th State School Arts Festival witnessed protests against the inclusion of teacher-writer Deepa Nisanth, who was recently ..


Three teachers suspended over student’s suicide

Kollam: Three teachers of Fathima College have been suspended in connection with the suicide of first year English literature degree ..

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Expenditure incurred on books, uniforms of children with disabilities will be reimbursed: HRD

New Delhi: The HRD Ministry has given directions to all the schools in the country that expenditure incurred on books, uniforms and ..


Kerala School Kalolsavam: 1200 police personnel for security

Alappuzha: District police have made elaborate security arrangements for the Kerala state school kalolsavam here. The event will be ..


Kudumbashree’s mouthwatering treat in Idukki

Thodupuzha: From Hibiscus juice to Chinese delicacies, the food fest organised by Kudumbashree workers at Kolani cooperative service ..


After 21 years, Jyotsna writes SSLC examination

Thodupuzha: ‘Samanwaya’ the state literacy mission’s continuing education programme gives hope to many people including ..


Vishnu defeats disability with magnificent sculptures

Malappuram: Art communicates better than any language. When you meet Vishnu Manoj and his sculptures you will definitely agree with ..


School Kalolsavam: Steel plates to replace banana leaves

Alappuzha: For the first time in the history of the state school kalolsavam (arts festival), sadhya (lunch) will be served in steel ..

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Commonwealth team to visit Karthyayani Amma

Haripad: Laurels and surprises keeps coming for Karthyayani Amma, the 96-year-old woman who turned a star after securing top rank in ..


Attention gardeners! It’s time to say goodbye to manure for plants

Kannur: There is good news for people who love gardening as a profession and passion. Now, there is no need to take much effort to ..


Mathrubhumi Yearbook 2019: Best choice for UPSC, Civil Service aspirants

Mathrubhumi Yearbook 2019, is a collective edition on the major happenings of national and international importance. The book carries ..


KITE Introduces new 'KOOL' Open Online Learning programme

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) has rolled out-- KOOL, its Online Open Learning training ..

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Eco-friendly sanitary napkins made from `Kulavazha'

Kottakkal: Little scientists at Kottoor AKMHS school are all set to make a revolution by making eco-friendly sanitary napkins. They ..


‘Mashikulam’ - the natural swimming pool - energises swimmers

Mala: When Kerala reeled under waters in the deluge, people realised the need to learn swimming. But for Kuzhikattussery natives, swimming ..


Beautician turns law student, with sheer grit and determination

Malappuram: It was a major turning point in 32-year-old Fahad's life when he got admission to the Law College. In order to survive ..

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Education minister gifts laptop to Karthyayani Amma

Alappuzha: Education minister Prof. C Raveendranath gifted a laptop to Karthyayani Amma, who secured first rank in the ‘Akshakaralaksham’ ..


5-year contract mulled for appointment of college teachers

Thiruvananthapuram: In a move that could potentially remodel the employment structure, the Department of Higher Education has directed ..


Letters in SSLC certificates found fading away

Kozhikode: The letters and photograph in the newly issued SSLC certificates are reportedly fading away. The department of education ..

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Calicut University to allow transgender students to participate in sports meet

Thenhippalam: The University of Calicut decided to allow transgender students to participate in sports meet. It has been decided to ..

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Bagged 1st rank at 96, Karthyayani Amma wants to learn computer

Thiruvananthapuram: 96-year-old Karthyayani Amma from Haripad who bagged first rank in Literacy Mission’s 'Aksharalaksham' ..


New software for Midday Meal Scheme; Teachers to be relieved of workload

Kottayam: A new software will be introduced for managing the Midday Meal Scheme in the schools in Kerala. The software that helps to ..

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At 96, Karthyayni Amma passes literacy exam with 98 pc

Alappuzha: Nonagenarian Karthyayni Amma, the eldest candidate who appeared for Literacy Mission’s ‘Aksharalaksham’ ..


Students chant Ayyappa mantras to receive teacher who attempted to trek Sabarimala

Agali: The school teacher who attempted to trek Sabarimala has raised a complaint to the principal against the students for allegedly ..


Role of parents in children’s homework

How much time parents around the world spend helping their children with their homework was measured in a survey. Not surprisingly, ..


Post-floods, 2500 have'nt reached schools in Wayanad

Kalpetta: There is a steady decline in the number of students who reach schools in Wayanad after the flood havoc. The education department ..


33 pc mark enough to pass CBSE 10th exam

New Delhi: Giving relief to students, the Central Board of Secondary Education has extended the passing criteria for SSLC students ..