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Outrage after Bengal school textbooks label freedom fighters as terrorists

Congress and Janata Dal-United on Friday strongly objected to the description of revolutionary leaders Khudiram Bose, Jatindranath Mukherjee and Prafulla Chaki as “extremist and......

'Inclusion of the Vedas in textbooks won't saffronise education'

'Is there any harm in studying the history of India? This is not a regressive stand. The Vedas and Upanishads should be included in our textbooks.' 'Modernisation is necessary, but there is no harm......

MP govt notification on Gita in schools withdrawn: Chouhan

Amid a raging controversy over the introduction of lessons from the Bhagawad Gita in school textbooks, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said today his government has withdrawn......

Arunachal 'missing' from Maharashtra board textbooks!

For lakhs of 10th class students in Maharashtra, Arunachal Pradesh is not a part of the country, as the north-eastern state is reportedly "missing" from the map in their geography textbooks. Taking......

CBSE textbook row on Nadars: Centre to look into issue

As political parties in Tamil Nadu strongly protested the "wrong" depiction of Nadar community in a CBSE textbook, the Centre today assured it would look into the issue and do the needful. The......

Amul's Utterly, Butterly girl is still winning hearts at 50

In an India, where cartoons in a school textbook create political furore, a tongue-in-cheek humour brought alive by the mascot of a butter brand has survived -- rather thrived -- for 50 years......

If UPA government tackles inflation, it will collapse!

Economic textbooks tell us that inflation is a function of cost push and demand pull. The former implies a scenario wherein inflation is fuelled through increase in input costs, while the later......

Blame economists, not economics

Hubris creates blind spots. If anything needs fixing, it is the sociology of the profession. The textbooks - at least those used in advanced courses - are fine.As the world economy tumbles off the......

How Wipro turned defeat to victory

Here's a textbook case of how to win and keep a customer: It shows how the combination of relationship building and providing service that goes beyond the call of duty pays off for Wipro. The tale......

Beware! Interest rates may rise again

Asset markets around the world have responded to the "pause" in the US Fed's rate-hiking spree in a largely textbook fashion. Equities and bonds have rallied and the US dollar has fallen against......

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......

Review: Nightcrawler could crawl its way to the Oscars

It is difficult to find fault with a film so engrossing, notes Paloma Sharma after watching Jake Gyllenhaal starrer Nightcrawler.Writer-director Dan Gilroy takes something as simple as the morning......

Review: Annabelle is a bit of a drag

Coming from the makers of The Conjuring, its spin-off Annabelle pales in comparison, says Paloma Sharma.Annabelle opens with a trio of nursing students talking into a handy cam, as they......

JK Rowling's tweet hints return of Harry Potter

JK Rowling recently took to Twitter with a post that reportedly implied that she may be introducing a new Harry Potter book. The author tweeted 'Cry, foe! Run amok! Fa awry! My wand won't tolerate......

Bollywood's MOST ADORABLE grannies!

In the upcoming Super Nani, 59-year-old Rekha transforms into a glamorous grand mom.Full of stories, warmth and solutions, a grandmother is the closest a person can get to a......

Jones follows his instincts

England wicketkeeper Geraint Jones decided to follow his instincts rather than the textbook last season and is happy with the results so far."I've been happy with my progress, but there's a long......

Cricket fan loses £50,000 bet

May 26, 2004 | 16:15 IST Miscellaneous Cricket fan loses 50,000 bet [ news.scotsman.com ] Tendulkar a textbook lesson in Indian schools [ www.dailytimes.com.pk ] Zimbabwe tour chaotic: Atapattu......

PHOTOS, Day 1: India strike late after Warner slams century

Images from Day One of the first Test between Australia and India in Adelaide on Tuesday.   India's players celebrate the dismissal of Australia's Mitchell Marsh on Day 1 of the first Test at......
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Q. Why do Hindi textbooks only praise Hindu gods and history describes only Muslim rulers?
Tanu:  A.  more

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Q. The Compendious Book on Calculation by Completion and Balancing), he set forth the basic principles of algebraic equations. The name of the book itself contains the word al-jabr, meaning completion, from which the Latin word algebra is derived. In the book, al-Khawarizmi explains how to use algebraic equations with unknown variables to solve real-world problems such as zakat calculation and inheritance division.Without his work in developing algebra, modern practical applications of math, such as engineering, would not be possible. His works were used as math textbooks in European universities
Kkkkkk:  A. JAI SHRI RAM HISTORY BOOKS ARE WRITTEN BY LEFT MINDED AUTHORS WHO ARE ANTI HINDUS SO PRAISE ONLY MUSLIM INVADERS/RULERS WHILRE HINDI BOOKS ARE...... more

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Q. Why are Mughals and Muslim rulers in India glorified in textbooks, while all they did was kill and convert people to Islam?
Tanu:  A. Wow. So this is the reason why your madarsas are producing brightest shining stars in the field of mathematics. And your engineers are teaching the entire world more

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Q. Is there any conflict between Science and Islam Religion ?
Azam Khan:  A. because it was politically convenient to the government of the day, when India got independence more

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Karnataka to celebrate Tipu's birthday, BJP protests

BENGALURU: In a move that's sure to provoke the Ghar Wapsi brigade, the Congress-led Karnataka government has said it will celebrate as a state... ...

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Yanking a pony's tail

Tom Plate Like it or not, North Korea may be growing up, but not for the better. For our technological times are a'changing everything. To get... ...

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Untouchability still thrives

It's fashionable in some circles to claim that discrimination based on caste has steadily decreased in India, as it's bound to, thanks to... ...

http://echoofindia.com/reflex-action/untouchability-still-thrives-74320
Man firing rockets

Dr G. Satheesh Reddy DRDO scientist Dr G. Satheesh Reddy is ending 2014 on a high. Earlier this month, the Computer Society of India conferred... ...

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A Clever Ploy!

Fr Cedric Prakash sj No one can deny that Narendra Modi is very adept with hunting with the hound and running with the hare - the latest being the... ...

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