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Online Payment Facility

Verbattle has incorporated online payment facility for registrants on its website This is done in association with CC Avenue Registrants may take advantage of this facility and pay their registration fees online Verbattle Open registration will be strictly online and will accept fees by online method only

Verbattle Open

For the first time ever, Verbattle Open will be held in Bangalore on the 11th of August, 2018 at Gandhi Bhavan, Shivananda Circle, Bangalore. Interested people may do online registration for the same. Only 51 teams are allowed. Any person above the age of 16 with a team partner who is also over 16 years of age will qualify to participate. Registrations close on 9th August.

Verbattle on Instagram

Verbattle is on Instagram. The latest photos and announcements related to Verbattle events and activities will be posted in the Verbattle account on Instagram. Even Verbattle International events will be reported on the Instagram account. Participants may also send in their photos to be published on this account.

Blogs are Welcome

Verbattle, with its initiative to be an educational platform has decided to publish blogs that are beneficial to anyone desirous of improving one's communication and debating skills. Verbattle has started publishing useful and well written blogs contributed by well known writers and specialists. Verbattle also welcomes blogs from anyone who would like their views known. The blogs will be edited for brevity and grammar. Some of the blogs may also be carried in the Verbattle magazine to be brought out soon. Those interested in contributing blogs may write to office@verbattle.com

Change of Centre from Hubballi

Verbattle has decided to change the North Karnataka Zonal Centre to Belagavi (Belgaum). This is being done to accommodate more schools and colleges from Belgaum and also keeping in mind the poor response from schools in Hubballi. Verbattle has also inititiated new activities in Belgaum aimed at reaching more schools in the city and the surrounding areas.

New Centre in Davangere

Considering the good response from schools in and around Davangere, Verbattle has decided to start and new Zonal Centre in Davangere from 2019. This will be done to facilitiate schools in the Central Karnataka region to take advantage of the proximity to the centre and also to participate with convenience. The venue for the Centre will be announced shortly.

Verbattle University Level Championship

In a major change in its format, Verbattle has changed the eligibility for Verbattle Senior by limiting the category to students studying only in 11th and 12th or courses that are similar or same in level or standard and also in the age group of 16 to 18 years. Students studying in Colleges and Universities will here after compete in a separate category called Verbattle University Level Championship.

Verbattle Nationals with support from Dayanand Sagar Institute

Dayanand Sagar University has come forward to associate with Verbattle National School Debate Championship 2019 by committing its premises to conduct the event without any hindrance. The association would also mean that Dayanand Sagar University will support the event with food and accommodation. The University has also assured Verbattle to encourage its students to help the organizing of the event as volunteers and to actively participate in the conduct of the competitions leading to the finals as audience, hosts and event supporters. The decision was taken by Dr Prem Chandra Sagar, the Vice Chairman of Dayanand Sagar Institutions. Verbattle is grateful to Dr Sagar and DSU for this memorable gesture and support.