India  /  Published 21.10.19

DU row brews over plan for 9 centres

Based on the commission’s recommendations, the government has decided to grant the status...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.10.19

Commissioning a crisis in higher education

An impending bill aims to arbitrarily dissolve the UGC and replace it with the Higher Education Commission of India...
By Debaditya Bhattacharya

India  /  Published 16.10.19

Teachers vow hunger strike

Teachers demanded that the the government to pay the teachers Rs 1,500 per class and with maximum Rs 50,000 per month...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 07.10.19

KVS schools consider switch to khadi

The University Grants Commission had written to all the universities in 2016 to adopt khadi for their convocations...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in NewDelhi

West Bengal  /  Published 02.10.19

Partha tells VCs to get results out on time

The minister met the VCs on Tuesday to take stock of the problems ailing academic institutes...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 01.10.19

Free to learn

Educational institutions should not be clones of one another; they should be free to develop their core areas of strength as their conditions and visions demand...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 26.09.19

Plainspeak on education policy

NEP has recommended the 4-year undergraduate degree programme, 5 years after it was scrapped...
By PTI and Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.09.19

The draft NEP is a strange document

It pays lip service to the Constitution instead of engaging with the Constitution’s commitment to equity and justice...
By Samantak Das

India  /  Published 18.09.19

UGC homework, unit test plans

Guidelines promote continuous tests under which the weightage of the semester exams will be reduced to 30 per cent ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.09.19

Litmus test for one-year MBA

The IIMs in Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Calcutta began teaching the one-year MBA course from July...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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