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Nov 30, 2017
Indian education system is awarding degrees but applied knowledge is missing: Devendra FadnavisIndian education system has been awarding degrees but applied knowledge is missing among people, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said.
Jul 30, 2017
India's education system is broken beyond fixing; we need to reimagine it entirelyA student commits suicide every hour in India mostly due to academic pressure.
Jul 23, 2017
Engineering: The people, places, and events that shaped the Great Indian ObsessionIf Engineering were a religion, it would be the fifth most populous religion in India.
Jun 14, 2017
Right to education: Global cuts in state funding indicate increased privatisation and commodificationGlobal cuts in state funding are indicative of increased privatisation and commodification of education as a tradable product available for the student consumers.
Jun 13, 2017
Erosion of public universities' autonomy: Is education on the way to become a privilege in India?How safe are our public universities for religious minorities and Dalits? How accessible are they for the underprivileged who have limited financial resources to support their education? These are some of the pressing questions that need to be urgently addressed.
May 24, 2017
CBSE Class 12th 2017 board exam results withheld: Grade distortion is a serious public policy problemThe insidious phenomenon of grade distortion isn’t unique to India. It has been widely reported amongst US universities.
Apr 18, 2017
'Good height, great complexion': Rajasthan textbook lists 'desirable traits' for entrepreneursA chapter on 'Skills Development' for Class 12 students in government schools in Rajasthan, lists out, as qualities desirable for entrepreneurs: "good height" and "beautiful complexion"
Dec 18, 2016
New American research study reconfirms distressing state of education in IndiaThe recent report of New York based PEW Research Centre has analysed an inter-country comparison on the state of education, focusing on educational attainment among the major religions of the world.
Jul 07, 2016
Indian students must rebel and challenge status quo, says Prakash JavadekarThe HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that India lacks in innovation in education as children are discouraged to ask questions in schools something which should not be allowed to go on
Jul 06, 2016
New HRD minister Prakash Javadekar should reinvent the system and truly skill IndiaWhat Javadekar should strive for, and secure rapidly, are these: One, make syllabus the same across the country breaking down the differences between the IBs, ICSC, CBSC, SSC, the last distinct to each state, regulate school fees and eliminate extortion — once it was called capitation fee — and ensure a decent level of proficiency among teachers