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Dec 05, 2017
Gujarat polls: Amid arbitrary school fee hikes, increase in self-financed courses, Vadodara hates commercialisation of educationSayajirao unleashed education like an iron sword to tear through the evils of untouchability and child marriage. Today, Vadodara is left with a rusted sword and the story of a dead king.
Apr 23, 2017
Amid the tea plantations of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, what drives the hunt for 'witches'Professor Soma Chaudhuri has studied for over a decade the problem of witch-hunting in the tea plantation community of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal
Feb 04, 2017
Maharashtra's HSC Sociology textbook says 'ugly' girls' parents have to pay dowry: Why I'm not surprisedEducational institutions of Maharashtra, maybe instead of banning Such a Long Journey next time, put a check on the propaganda you’re selling in the form of textbooks?
Mar 14, 2016
Pakistan orders inquiry into textbook that called Baloch people 'uncivilised looters'Authorities in Pakistan's Punjab province have ordered an inquiry over offensive content in a sociology textbook, though the publisher tendered an apology
Feb 12, 2016
'They have blood on their hands': Ex-DU student slams University for mass failure in Sociology examApaar Sharma, a former student of the Shivaji College in Delhi University has written an open letter over the mass failure in Sociology exam in DU.
Sep 25, 2013
The ruling class wars: What the VK Singh debacle signifiesPratap Bhanu Mehta argues we are now witnessing an orgy of cannibalism among the ruling class as they tear each other than their institutions down.
Apr 19, 2012
Bihar to launch caste census from 20 AprilRural Development Minister Nitish Mishra said the state administration is fully ready to begin the much awaited caste census from panchayats to district level.
Jan 11, 2012
Human rights education will help get rid of caste prejudice: Social Justice MinThe Social Justice Ministry has recommended human rights education at various levels including civil services and other central service training institutions to get rid of caste-based discrimination.