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Ordinance Issued to Defer NEET This Year for States, Private Colleges Not Exempted

In a deja vu, the Union government on Friday issued an ordinance postponing the implementation of NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) for medical and dental courses in institutions under state governments. The NEET will apply in these institutions from next year, 2017 onwards, said the statement. It means the NEET 2016 will be applicable only to those who are ...

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New Bangalore Office Opened for Attestation: Passport Officer

A new attestation branch secretariat (ABC) will be functional from June 1, 2016 at the Regional Passport Office (RPO) in Koramangala, Bangalore. Bangalore Regional Passport Officer P S Karthigeyan told DH that the office will be one 10 new ABC offices being opened across the country. Earlier, the nearest office for Bangaloreans was Chennai or Hyderabad. “The decision to launch ...

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Biocon Q4FY16 Net Profit at Rs 361 Cr, Up 17%

Bangalore-based Biocon Ltd. (BSE code: 532523, NSE: BIOCON), a biopharmaceuticals major, reported a net profit of Rs.361 crore with Rs.1,000 crore as revenue for the fiscal year 2015-16. The overall Sales at Rs 971 Cr registered a growth of 17% in Q4FY16. The Biopharmaceutical segment delivered sales of Rs 655 Cr, reporting a growth of 11% y-o-y. Within the segment, ...

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Krishna Mariyanka Chartered in as Rotary Bengaluru Basavanagudi President

Rotary Bengaluru Basavanagudi, a brand-new club of Rotary International District 3190 was recently chartered in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India with Rtn. Krishna B. Mariyanka as its president for the year 2015-16. Several new rotary members were inducted to the club on the occasion. Rotary International (www.rotary.org) is a global team of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, and community leaders who have, over ...

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BMW Mishap in Indira Nagar, Driver Held

  A senior corporate executive of a liquor company, under influence of alcohol, hit an auto rickshaw on Monday night at 11:30 PM injuring the occupants, though no one was seriously injured. Police have slapped three cases against the executive identified as Samrat Chadha, revealed CK Baba, deputy commissioner of police, traffic (east). Autoriockshaw driver Sudhamohan told media that the ...

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Karnataka 10th Results Out, Website Crashes

As the results of SSLC (10th) results are declared after much hype and secrecy by the Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB), the website soon crashed and students were left with some private websites to look for their results. The official website www.kseeb.kar.nic.in is witnessing its highest traffic today with many Internet users not getting access to it as of ...

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Bangalore Metro Phase 1 to be Open by Nov.1,this Year: Minister

Bengaluru development minister KJ George has promised that the entire 42-km Namma Metro network will be opened by November 1, 2016 marking the Rajyotsava Day of Karnataka, with the key Malleswaram—Majestic underground stretch to be ready in 3 months from now. Even if it is delayed by another month as is the case with Namma Metro projects, the stretch should ...

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Top 5 International Schools in Bangalore

An international school is the one that offers education from kindergarten through high school based on the International Baccalaureate (IB) system which is universal in 140 countries with more than 900,000 students studying for its exams. A typical international school should have global students, faculty, with English as the medium of instruction and provides flexibility for students to join or ...

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Earlysalary Targets Bangalore Techies with Micro Online Loans

Pune-based EarlySalary.com is giving easy access to cash for salaried people online and it launched its operations in Bangalore last week to provide money to cash-crunch techies ahead of the actual payment of the salary during month-ends. The mobile app supports young professionals overcome their mid-month and month-end financial needs. The app downloaded 32,000 times in Pune, has made its ...

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