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Jun 07, 2019
Rishad brings new ways of thinking and competence, will lead Wipro to greater heights: Azim Premji to staffIn a message to employees, Premji exuded confidence that Wipro will continually transform to scale new heights as the world changes but remain firmly committed to its values.
Mar 14, 2019
Azim Premji earmarks economic benefits of 34% of his shares in Wipro worth Rs 52,570 cr to philanthropyThe Azim Premji Foundation works in education in the country and supports other not-for-profit organisations
Nov 26, 2018
Azim Premji to be conferred highest French civilian award for his contribution to developing IT industry in IndiaAlexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India, will confer the award to Premji, a statement said.
Nov 26, 2017
Internet and WhatsApp are revolutionising Uttarakhand's schools, giving teachers a forum for self-developmentA key reason for the gradual increase in the number of people attending voluntary teacher forums in Uttarakhand schools recent times is the role of WhatsApp groups that teachers have formed
Nov 17, 2017
Scraped knees and spirited minds: How an Uttarakhand girls' school defied odds to become kabaddi championThe Damta Kanya Upper Primary school in Uttarakhand showed how a good school can be a life-changing experience for girls who come from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Oct 25, 2017
In Uttarkashi schools, a poem inspires teachers to reflect on classroom interactions, make learning fun for studentsTeachers in Uttarkashi district's government schools have taken a liking to a reflective approach in teaching with them documenting classroom interactions and using it to find ways to make education fun and interactive
Oct 21, 2017
Rural school teachers are trailblazers, ensuring students' scientific temper is not confined to rote-learningAs we crisscrossed the Ganga and Yamuna Valley in Uttarkashi district, visiting government schools, we met teachers bound by a shared passion to teach Mathematics and Science in a manner that would kindle a lifelong liking for these subjects.
Dec 10, 2013
Premji's philosophy of Philanthropy: connect with people, worldAt a recent awards function, Premji shared his thoughts on philanthropy after being voted by Hurun India as the most generous Indian in the past year.
Nov 06, 2013
Not just Premji: Shiv Nadar pledges Rs 3,000 cr for educationThe Rs 3,000 crore investments will be in new as well as existing initiatives of Shiv Nadar Foundation. The Foundation has so far directly benefited 15,000 students with an investment of over Rs 1,800 crore till March 2013 across various initiatives.
Oct 17, 2013
RTE in pvt schools: How govt's social engineering may backfirePutting poor kids in private schools does not worsen the performance of those who are already studying in them. But the solution to the problem of school choice is not a compulsory quota