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Jul 23, 2019
Uttar Pradesh govt introduces bill seeking to prevent 'anti-national activities' in private universities in stateThe Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday tabled a bill, seeking an undertaking from private universities that they will not allow their campus to be used for 'anti-national activities'.
Jun 20, 2019
New Education Policy ignores universality of learning that RTE ensures, focuses on autonomy of private schoolsThe review should be asking why several states have failed to implement RTE, an over nine-year-old constitutional mandate and why nearly 80 percent of schools required to implement it are still not doing it.
Jun 17, 2019
New Education Policy: Non-inclusion of teachers in core committee deprived panel knowledge of on-ground challengesThe New Education Policy falls short of establishing the connection between our national needs with that of its proposals.
Nov 02, 2018
Ramachandra Guha refuses Ahmedabad University post after AVBP protest, tweets 'may Gandhi's spirit come alive once more'When contacted for its reaction to the development, the university on Friday refused to comment saying that the VC was out of the country on official tour and he was the sole authorised person to speak about the institution’s affairs.
Sep 10, 2018
Delhi University student polls: Narrative dominated by infrastructure, logistics issues rather than academicsThe issues that dominate the political narrative in student politics in Delhi revolve around infrastructure and logistics.
Sep 03, 2018
Alumni appalled by IIM-A's rejection of 'quota' in FPM course, call it 'violation of law' and against spirit of 'social justice'The plea, filed by the Global IIM Alumni Network, sought to further a case for “social justice” in education by advocating that IIM-Ahmedabad, like its sister institutions in Lucknow and Bengaluru, apportion a fixed number of seats for applicants from SC, ST and OBC categories.
Aug 19, 2018
Ramachandra Guha's criticism of St Stephen's 'lopsided' quotas misplaced; college performing its role as minority instituteOne wonders why St Stephen's College can be an object of nostalgia only when 'its Christianity was/is extremely understated'.
Aug 16, 2018
Crisis in Indian universities worsening: 33% teaching posts vacant, no varsity in country among top 100 globallyA third of teaching posts are vacant in India’s central universities and no Indian university finds a place in the global top 100.
Jul 09, 2018
UGC in need of restructuring, but proposed commission poses danger of Centre monopolising academia, capitalThe Central government prepared a draft Act last month to replace the UGC with a new regulator for higher education in the country. The Act is being called the Higher Education Commission of India Act, 2018
Mar 31, 2018
India can produce 3.17 million more graduates by providing better nutrition to children in early lifeEnsuring supplementary nutrition for children in the 0-3 years age bracket could raise the number of graduates in India by 3.17 million, new research shows.