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Speaking Sanskrit Keeps Diabetes And Cholesterol At Bay, Says BJP MP In Parliament

Dec 13, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

He also claimed that according to research by NASA, if computer programming is done in Sanskrit, it will be flawless.

The BHU Conundrum: Scholar, Practitioner, Philosopher Or Believer?

Dec 02, 2019 Saikat Majumdar

Can faith and scholarship live together with religion as the common archive? This is a profound question to which there is no easy answer.

Amid BHU Row, AMU Teachers Recall Their Institute's Contribution To Sanskrit

An AMU scholar was the first Muslim to earn a PhD in Sanskrit.

Why Can't Muslims Teach Sanskrit? Paresh Rawal Invokes Md Rafi, Naushad Ali

Nov 20, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

BHU students have been protesting against the appointment of a Muslim professor in the Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan for 14 days.

Protests Continue Over Muslim Professor's Appointment In BHU Sanskrit Department

The protesting students have been staging a sit-in outside the office of the Vice-Chancellor.

18 June, 2019

Uttar Pradesh Govt To Issue Press Releases In Sanskrit Too

Outlook Web Bureau

The first press note in Sanskrit was issued by the state government's Information Department on Monday.

22 December, 2018

Baba Ramdev Reaches Out To Mamata Banerjee For Spreading Sanskrit Learning

Outlook Web Bureau

Apart from Sanskrit, the students of the Pathshala will be taught English as well as meditation to make them well-rounded to face the job market, the spokesperson said.

20 September, 2018

Godman Nithyananda Says He Can Make Cows, Monkey Speak In Sanskrit, Tamil

Outlook Web Bureau

In the video, he claimed that he has access to software which is capable to making the animals speak in different languages.

11 January, 2018

Uttarakhand Madrassas To Teach Sanskrit, Computer Science As Optional Subjects

Outlook Web Bureau

At present, madrassas in the state offer Maths, Science, Ayush and Social Science as optional subjects.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz