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'Sanskrit had become more a symbol than a language'

'On both sides of our cultural divide, it roused strong emotions that had very little to do with the language and its literature.' 'I felt Sanskrit had been removed from the realm of thought, and......

If Sanskrit is to live on, it needs to be taught better

If the classical language is to live in India, its teachers and fans must separate their love for the language from that for the country or their religion, feels Arundhuti Dasgupta The debate over......

Why punish students, says SC on Sanskrit row

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to consider not replacing German language with Sanskrit in Kendriya Vidyalayas in the middle of the ongoing academic session and implement the decision......

Sanskrit to be third language in classes 6-8 in KV: Centre to SC

The Centre on Thursday submitted before the Supreme Court that Sanskrit will be the third language in classes six to eight in Kendriya Vidyalayas. Appearing before the bench headed by Chief Justice......

An Open Letter to Smriti Irani

The threat to our pre-schoolers from the worst of Bollywood is far greater than the threat to Sanskrit from German.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com A friend who went to his daughter's......

From tech to transport: Journey of 2 IITians

Passion in their eyes, the duo explains the meaning of Ubida. In Sanskrit, Ubi means location, while ida means intelligence. Mukesh Jha and Janardan Prasad, directors and co-founders of a start-up......

Shivkar Talpade: First man to fly an aircraft?

The facts remain cloaked in mystery, but the legend goes that Talpade had created a flying machine powered by mercury and solar energy, and based on ideas outlined in Vedic texts. Image: Wright......

Kalanithi Maran: 'Chanakya' of business in trouble

Maran's penchant for taking risks was visible last year again when he acquired Indian Premier League's Hyderabad cricket franchisee and named it Sun Risers.   Image: Kalanithi Maran.......

Make in India, Swachch Bharat are fine; India now needs reforms

Make in India and Swachh Bharat have made their big bang debuts, but a lot more is expected from Modi. Image:India's prime minister Narendra Modi in front of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in......

Modi govt's real agenda: It's not economic reforms

It is time to reset expectations as government will move with alacrity on social policy, not on economic reforms, notes Mihir S Sharma. Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photograph: Reuters......

'Hisss didn't work with the critics'

Well known cinematographer Madhu Ambat has won the National Award two times -- one for G V Iyer's Sanskrit film Adi Shankara and the other for Sarada Ramanathan's Tamil film Sringaram. Some of......

'Dilip Kumar carried off the rustic look so effectively in Ganga Jumna'

In his long career, Dilip Kumar has given us a wide range of brilliant movies, and each of us have our own favourites. As we celebrate his 92nd birthday today, we asked members of the film......

Meet Dev Patel's onscreen wife

'Dev Patel and I hung out together to get to know one another. It’s very important to understand your co-star before you begin a project.' Devika Bhise gets ready for The Man Who Knew......
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How edicts engraved in stone helped Ashoka control his vast empire

By Devdutt Pattanaik In Jain mythology, the Vasudeva or hero is much like a modern entrepreneur establishing his business aggressively while the... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/corporate-dossier/how-edicts-engraved-in-stone-helped-ashoka-control-his-vast-empire/articleshow/46380398.cms
Remembrance Meet

KOCHI: Professor M Krishnan Nair commemoration meet and literary meeting will be held on February 28 at Kakkanad EMS Library Hall. Cultural Affairs... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/kochi/Remembrance-Meet/2015/02/27/article2689238.ece
Engagements

Department of Politics of University of Kerala and Policy Planning and Research Division of Ministry of External Affairs: International conference... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/engagements/article6939905.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Education sector cries out for higher allocation

NAGPUR: It is that time of the year when every sector readies its wish list and hopes that the finance minister's budget ticks all the boxes. As... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Education-sector-cries-out-for-higher-allocation/articleshow/46388813.cms
Easy start for ICSE board students

Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) board exam for class 10 started on Thursday. The students found the first exam paper, which was of... ...

http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/ahmedabad/others/Easy-start-for-ICSE-board-students/articleshow/46387370.cms

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