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Sanskrit as a link language for imparting scientific knowledge

By Nithin Sridhar A language is the backbone of a nation, its identity, heritage, and culture. This is so because, a language acts as a...

Education and Modi govt’s misplaced priorities

The treatment Modi sarkar has meted out to education does not inspire much confidence and above all should be a cause of concern for one and all.

Australia, India sign MoU for joint research, teaching

Hyderabad: Australia's Deakin University and the Indian School of Business (ISB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for joint research and teaching. They will collaborate...

Let’s make our classrooms non-smart and teachers smart

By Harshmeet Singh About a decade ago, when Indian parents used to shortlist ‘good’ schools for their children, their most important parameters were the schools...

Is our love for Anglophonic education killing the Indian system?

By Harshmeet Singh India is perhaps the only nation in the world where people are regarded as ‘knowledgeable’ or ‘unknowledgeable’ based on the language they...

India’s lost pride on its way to revival – Nalanda

By Harshmeet Singh India’s present education system leaves a lot to be desired. With hardly any Indian representation in the top Universities around the world,...

Tagore and our ‘parrot’s training’

Once upon a time, there was this illiterate bird in the kingdom. It sang songs, but never read the scriptures. It jumped about and...

Mahatma Gandhi’s views on education

On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, October 2, NewsGram brings to you some the often quoted views of Mahatma Gandhi on education. Gandhi's views on...

Ramayana, Gita should be taught in schools: Culture minister

New Delhi: The Ramayana and the Gita are not religious texts and should be taught in schools, according to union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma. Sharma...

Decolonizing India: Colonialism a teacher away?

By Sumana Nandi Couple of weeks back, I received a message on Facebook from Miss Mary Francis- my class teacher in Standard III and IV. The...

Click it, learn it: A digitalised educational model

By NewsGram Staff-Writer What if the burden of your kid’s school bag is reduced to mere grams from the bunch of many kilos? What if...

Is the India education system colonized?

By: S. Geetha Ralph Waldo Emerson delivered his Phi Beta Kappa lecture laying down the principles for the emerging the American scholar (the qualifier “American”...

IIT graduates leave 7-digit packages to educate kids in Kashmir

They have decided to give their life to creating awareness in even the remotest areas of Kashmir, so that the unfavorable political climate doesn't serve as an obstacle to the young, talented minds.

Punjab: English school teachers fail basic English test

Chandigarh: English school teachers in Punjab have flunked the English language test. From tenses to spellings, every thing they wrote was wrong; resulting in a...

If Modi transforms education, he’ll be remembered as a visionary

The front page news that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has personally directed that the feasibility of foreign universities entering the education space in India...

Income from black money more than the expenditure on education and health sectors

By NewsGram Staff Writer A new study conducted by Global Financial Integrity (GFI) has revealed that in India the riches acquired through black market are more...

AAP to set up seed fund to help farmers’ children in education

By NewsGram Staff Writer A ‘seed fund’ would be set up to help the children of the farmers who committed suicide this year in Maharashtra,...

Four Indian varsities come together to launch ‘virtual university’ on European model

By NewsGram Staff Writer Four Indian varsities will launch the project ‘EQUAL’ by the beginning of next year to offer a new concept of ‘online...

Four Indian-Americans selected new members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

By NewsGram  Staff Writer Four Indian-Americans, Sanjeev Arora, Sangeeta N. Bhatia, Ravindran Kannan and Renu Malhotra, have been selected by the renowned American Academy of...

Ramdev’s suggestion to Smriti Irani: Incorporate elements of traditional ‘Gurukul’ system in modern education

By NewsGram Staff Writer Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has sent a detailed proposal to Human and Resource Development (HRD) minister, Smriti Irani, to amalgamate the...

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