India  /  Published 19.04.20

UN agencies flag online class pitfalls

Two UN agencies have warned against any large-scale shift towards online education, saying it would deepen socio-economic inequalities and warning that virtual platforms can leave children vulnerable ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.08.19

Ficci award for Assam cops

Assam police have been conferred with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Ficci) Smart Policing Special Jury award for their efforts to check human trafficking. The award assum...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 08.03.20

New knives are out against women

Women — girls included — have been at the receiving end of violence of all kinds. The pervasiveness of violence in their lives can mitigate the progress that they have achieved in some other spher...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.12.18

How cub reporters fought child labour

Debasish Shaw, a Class VII student of Madhya Vidyalaya Mathiana in Baharagora, saved Shankar Singh, a Class III dropout, from child labour last year. He later convinced Shankar’s mother to send her ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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