District Resource Centers to Train Teachers

Tata Institute of Social Sciences helps to set up district resource centers in all districts of Karnataka for academic support. Bengaluru, Nov.18, 2018.  The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has offered hands to the Department of Primary and Secondary Education to establish District Resource Centers (DRC s) in all the districts of Karnataka. The […]

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Dissection of Animals in the Labs Banned

Breakthrough for animals. Science labs and hospitals have to use alternate methods in place of dissections. Bengaluru, Nov.18, 2018: The Department of Pre-University Education (PUE) recently issued a circular to ban the use of any animal species at science labs during biology lectures, practical classes, and hospitals. The circular was issued as soon as a request […]

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Electric Scooters Promote Cleaner Technology

Fae Bikes app launches in the city that runs on electricity for much lesser than other public transport Bengaluru, Oct.11, 2018:To take the initiative of cleaner technologies and improvising Information Technology with transportation, Fae Bikes has introduced around 120 scooters in the city that run on electricity plug-in and electric batteries that contributes in reducing […]

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Coffee Plantations in Threat

Introduction of silver oak in coffee plantation in Western Ghats may be a threat, predict scientists. Bengaluru, Oct. 11, 2018: For many years the coffee planters in Western Ghats near Bengaluru have planted exotic silver oak (Grevillea robusta) whose pole-like trunk is used as a support for the coffee plants, to help boost incomes. People […]

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Garbage Menace Still Prevails, Parts of City Remains Unclean

Piled up garbage is clogging the drains on roads of Nagawara circle leading to Thanisandra. Bangalore, Sept. 4, 2018: The road adjacent to Adyar Ananda Bhavan leading to Thanisandra is covered with garbage piles on one of the plot. There is a sewer running along the road, and the garbage clearly piles up in the […]

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Cauvery Water Better Than Ground Water But Still Highly Contaminated

Insufficient supply of water hard to meet daily needs, increased contamination levels in water at Ankappa reddy layout Bengaluru, Aug. 23, 2018: The supply of water provided twice in a week is not sufficient for meeting daily water needs as reported by the residents of Ankappa Reddy Layout and the excessive contamination turns the water […]

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