It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
Tata Sons’ chairman N Chandrasekaran is likely to get a second term. Should you care?
The NRI is not just a status quoist looking for a prosperous life abroad. Witness the Ambedkarite diaspora, a vital source of agency for real social-political change back home.
Mohammed Arman, who is suffering from Aplastic Anemia, is on the lookout for a stem cell donor, who can save his life
Out of a total of 9,516 drinking water sources in rural areas, more than 770 have turned dry in Himachal Pradesh.
'In both Tibet and Xinjiang, there’s a systematic attack on the locals’ identity, which targets their language, religion and culture.'
While both India and Pakistan wanted the firing along the LoC to stop, pushing the peace envelope is not going to be easy and will have to be done with one baby step at a time.
There is only one way out – and it is that the government of India and the Maoists should sit across the table and sort out their differences.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, who had won a pyrrhic victory in July 2018 has decided to challenge the amended GNCTD Act in the apex court.
The Bihar Assembly on Tuesday passed the Bihar Special Armed Police Bill 2021 amid protests by the Opposition leaders, who have termed the new law as ‘draconian’
'I see the struggle continue till November-December. I’ve no intention to return home till the goal is achieved,' Rakesh Tikait said.
Mohammad Jawed has been demanding that the Centre release funds allotted by the UPA government in 2013-2014 for setting up a centre of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Kishanganj.
Suvendu Adhikari has repeatedly cited Nandigram's demography to explain Mamata Banerjee's choice of seat.
You know by now that the coronavirus doesn’t merely attack your lungs. But how does the presence of a whole axis of co-morbidities amplify the dangers? Here’s the science.
Could be a step towards asking for statehood, say politicians and experts.
RSS ideologue R Balashankar’s ire against the state leadership was evident when he made scathing remarks against them for playing a role in scuttling his chances of contesting from Chengannur.
Swapan Dasgupta's name has been doing the rounds, along with state unit president Dilip Ghosh, Union minister Babul Supriyo, as the party's probable chief ministerial face.
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
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.
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.
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.
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.