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Romila Thapar wins Kluge prize

Romila Thapar and Peter Brownwill be awardedthe 2008 Kluge Prize for Lifetime Achievement in the Study of Humanity in a ceremony on December 10, at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.Endowed......

'Media wants a byte, not a book'

Professor Romila Thapar, one of India's finest historians, is in the news again -- for refusing the Padma Bhushan. During the reign of the National Democratic Alliance government, she was in the......

'I have a sense of unease about State awards'

Professor Romila Thapar, one of India's finest historians, is in the news again -- for refusing the Padma Bhushan. During the reign of the National Democratic Alliance government, she was in the......

Historian Romila Thapar refuses Padma award

Noted Indian historian Romila Thapar declined to accept the Padma Bhushan Award saying that she had resolved not to accept 'state awards'.Shestressed that this was a 'purely personal decision'. "I......

Why teachers fear and resent govt's new diktat

Teachers across universities are questioning the “thoughtlessness, rushed manner and opacity” of the process in which the UGC announced the introduction of the choice-based credit......

Who was Prithviraj Chauhan?

Prithviraj Chauhan has always been a name familiar to students of Indian history. His exploits still crop up in school textbooks. Residents of Ajmer speak of him reverently, centuries after his......
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Smriti Irani's College Degree is Not the Problem

One really can't blame Smriti Irani, our Education Minister, for the mess in education - since she is really not much educated herself. Oh, she did... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/opinion/smriti-iranis-college-degree-is-not-the-problem-776210?trendingnow
Y Sudershan Rao

The Indian Council of Historical Research is at the centre of another controversy as its member-secretary Professor Gopinath Ravindran recently... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/opinion/interviews/professor-gopinath-ravindran-had-free-hand-but-he-lacked-basic-decency-y-sudershan-rao/articleshow/47822604.cms
MRS G, KHANNA & THE BROODING SUMMER OF 1976

MRS G, KHANNA & THE BROODING SUMMER OF 1976 Pragativadi, June 25, 2015 Listening to L.K. Advani and R.K. Dhawan's interview with... ...

http://pragativadi.com/national/mrs-g-khanna-the-brooding-summer-of-1976
ICHR member Ravindran

New Delhi : Breaking his silence, Gopinath Ravindran, who quit as member secretary of ICHR earlier this month, said he was "disheartened" over... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/india/disheartened-scrapping-editorial-board-advisory-panel-ichr-member-ravindran-2309756.html
SFI Stands in Solidarity With The Fighting Students of FTII

THE Central Executive Committeeof the Students Federation of Indiain a statement issued on June 15 has expressed solidarity with the students of... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2015/0621_pd/sfi-stands-solidarity-fighting-students-ftii

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