International Literacy Day
Opinion  /  Published 10.09.20

At risk: 100% literacy still a far cry

With the passing of another International Literacy Day, India needs to confront the problem of its literacy levels. A report based on a 2017-18 survey by the National Statistical Office puts the count...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.09.20

NGO spreads pre-school education

The NGO has partnered with Lohardaga Gram Swaraj Sansthan in Gumla and The Centre for Social Welfare and Rehabilitation in West Singhbhum for conducting the programme in 477 Anganwadi centres, he said...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 09.09.20

Relapse fears over halt in adult literacy drive

India’s literacy-cum-continuous-learning programme has been put on pause for over two years, raising fears that a sizable segment of the neo-literates might relapse into illiteracy in addition t...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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