Calcutta  /  Published 16.09.20

Akshar students' call to connect

At the launch, the students invited former student Pranav Balakrishnan, a practising doctor working at a private hospital in the city as the Covid coordinator, along with radiologist Gupta. They aske...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.18

Waste to wonder: a lesson for all

An army of students cleared their school of junk and used discarded items to set up a model home on the campus.The 500-odd students emptied the cupboards at The Akshar School and storerooms and found ...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 19.11.19

From Russia, with love and a helping hand

Music can uplift moods and sometimes lives too, through a helping hand all the way from Moscow.Russian band Kvatro on Tuesday helped to rebuild an entertainment centre at Akshar Forum, the city school...
By AliFauzHassan in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 17.11.19

Inclusive school makes students more humane

Without mainstream, no inclusion. That is the guiding principle of Akshar, Calcutta’s only inclusive school, and that is the secret behind its success as an educational institution, and of its annua...
By Soumitra Das in


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