11-12.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   KVGB tops in code compliance rating   The Dharwad-headquartered regional rural bank (RRB) Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank (KVGB) has been awarded an overall rating of ‘above average’ on code compliance by the Banking Codes and Standards Board of Read More …

10.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   Board to submit report on making state liquor-free   A report recommending complete ban on liquor in Karnataka, akin to the Bihar model, will be submitted to the state government soon, informed Karnataka State Temperance Board chairman H C Rudrappa.   As per him,the Read More …

09.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   Shift from ‘conservation speak’ to ‘conservation action’ needed, say experts   The region is witnessing an increase human-animal conflicts in recent days. The sighting of leopards, especially, and their capture in human-dominated landscapes are being reported more often. The Read More …

08.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

  KARNATAKA   Karnataka not in favour of controversial rly. project in Kodagu’   Amidst opposition by the people of Kodagu, the State government on Wednesday made it clear that “In principle, it is not in favour of the Mysuru-Thalasserry Read More …

06.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   Debate over change of Nataraja memorabilia by Nataka Academy   The decision on changing the memorabilia of Lord Nataraja, which is usually given by Karnataka Nataka Academy (KNA) to its annual award winners, has triggered a controversy, with Read More …

04-05.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA First defence industrial corridor between Chennai, Bengaluru   The first of the two defence industrial production corridors, as announced in the Union Budget, will link Chennai and Bengaluru.   In his budget address, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the Read More …

03.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   NEET must for AYUSH aspirants   Candidates aspiring for seats in AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) courses will have to appear for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET)-2018.   Sources in the Department of Health Read More …

02.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   Karnataka to sell school walls for ads   School walls across Karnataka could soon turn into billboards hawking anything from cars to cement, as the State government has decided to let private companies use government school walls to Read More …

1.02.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA   Kannada Sahitya Sammelana from February 2   The Hassan district unit of Kannada Sahitya Parishat has organised a three-day district Kannada Sahitya Sammelana from February 2.   Writer and teacher Chandrakanth Padesura has been chosen by the parishat Read More …