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May 24, 2017
Sarbananda Sonowal govt completes a year: Dhoti-kurta dress code to two-child norm, 10 decisions that rocked AssamFirstpost takes a look at 10 major decisions that rocked the state of Assam during the first year of the Sarbananda Sonowal government
May 11, 2017
Disbanding madrasa and Sanskrit boards in Assam: How a progressive decision gets mired in controversyThe decision to simultaneously dissolve the Sanskrit Board has deprived the regular critics of the government a very good chance to lambast it by flagging the card of discrimination in the name of religion.
May 10, 2017
Assam govt's decision to disband state madrasa board draws flakThe Assam government's decision to disband the State Madrasa Board and Sanskrit Board invited flak from minority groups on Wednesday, with All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) leader Aminul Islam terming the decision "anti-Muslim".
May 09, 2017
SS Rajamouli's Baahubali follows Telugu cinema's long tradition of mythological filmsIt is no surprise whatsoever that Rajamouli made Baahubali in a language which celebrates this particular genre of eulogising kings, queens and the gods themselves! If Sanskrit is known to be the language of Gods, then Telugu is the language they speak on celluloid.
Apr 08, 2017
Yogi Adityanath introduces English from nursery level in schools, delivers tough message to RSS fringe groupsThe antipathy of the Sangh for English is well-known. Last year, Shiksha Sanskriti Utthan Nyas, an RSS-affiliate, in a letter to the Union Human Resource Development, had sought that English be phased out as medium of instruction at all levels.
Mar 31, 2017
Tamil Nadu may see revival of anti-Hindi protests as Centre replaces English signages on highwaysA fresh round of anti-Hindi protests are threatening to flare up in Tamil Nadu after the Centre's reported move to replace English signanges on National highways
Mar 07, 2017
Sanskrit compulsory in Assam schools: When a ‘dead’ language deadens sense and sensibilityBy imposing Sanskrit on govt school students, the Assam government is moving on a strange trajectory, effectively turning them into laboratory guinea pigs.
Mar 07, 2017
Assam govt makes Sanskrit compulsory in schools: Amid protests, literary groups threaten statewide agitationAssam minister Pramila Rani Brahma has come out in support of banned outfit Ulfa (I) chief Paresh Barua’s demand of not making Sanskrit compulsory in schools
Mar 02, 2017
Assam: BJP govt's Sanskrit dictate for schools receive sharp criticism from student bodies, partiesAssam cabinet's decision to introduce Sanskrit as a compulsory subject till Class 8 has evoked sharp criticism from students organisations and opposition political parties in the state
Jan 09, 2017
DMK to protest Centre's attempt to make Sanskrit mandatory, announces statewide agitation on 20 JanDMK on Monday announced state-wide protests on 20 January against what it called an attempt by the Centre to thrust education "inclined toward religion" and make "Sanskrit compulsory" through the proposed National Education Policy.