Lack of Funds for Eco-Clubs in Schools

National Green Corps suffering from lack of money is leading to problems for the eco-clubs in Government schools. By Surbhi Jain Bengaluru, Jan. 17, 2019: National Green Corps (NGC) is a national school programme of the Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), which was launched in 2001 to establish a National Green Army in […]

Continue Reading

Funds Allotted for Tourists Facilities Wasted

Change in the Cabinet of Karnataka was one of the main reasons for the project to be abandoned By Praveena Parthiban Bangaluru, Nov. 23, 2018 The Karnataka government has wasted a huge amount of money building facilities for tourists and visitors to Shree Raghavendra Temple but the lodgings are lying abandoned without maintenance. One of […]

Continue Reading

Journalists Killed in the World

UNESCO reveals the dangers of journalism. By Surbhi Jain Bengaluru, Nov. 23, 2018. According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s Director General’s report, on the safety of journalists and the danger of impunity, regarding the killings of journalists between January 2016 and to December 2017, 182 journalists were killed. 1010 journalists killed […]

Continue Reading

Namma Metro Focused on Improving Passenger Convenience

Bengaluru Metro Railway Corporation introduced third six-car train to reduce crowding of passengers. Inauguration was done by CM H.D Kumaraswamy at Vidhan Soudha Metro Station. Bengaluru, Nov, 22. 2018 By Surbhi Jain The Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Limited launched its third six-car train section with one female coach in Vidhan Soudha Metro Station today, in […]

Continue Reading

Staff Shortage in Public Libraries in Karnataka.

Despite the fervor of the National Library Week, libraries in Karnataka remain understaffed. National Library Week’s closing ceremony was held at the Vijaynagar Central Library today with the main emphasis on felicitating those who have made great contributions in the development of public libraries around Karnataka. The function was inaugurated by the MLA ( Member […]

Continue Reading

National Bamboo Mission: Government’s Great Initiative

India fairly has around five percent of bamboo market in the world The National Bamboo Mission (NBM), approved by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), launched on April 25, 2018, focused on promoting the conservation of bamboo and increasing its growth by adopting area-based, regionally differentiated strategy to increase its cultivation in India. It […]

Continue Reading

World Development Report’s Promise to Education

1300 villages in India, nearly 24% of teachers were absent during unannounced visits Bengaluru, Nov 19, 2018: The World Development Report 2018 (WDR 2018) was published in February 2018 which is the 40th in the series , introduced a new agenda on ‘Learning to realize education’s promise’, which is the first ever promise that has […]

Continue Reading