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Zareer Masani on Thomas Macaulay's legacy in India

'English has become the most aspirational language for India's poor and disadvantaged. Anyone who has any desire to improve their prospects and wants upward mobility, the first thing they do is......

Thomas Macaulay biographer: I don't think Rahul Gandhi has a vision for India...

'Sonia Gandhi is constantly playing to the gallery...' 'The BJP does not offer any credible alternative to the Congress. The Congress is the lesser evil if you had to choose...' Thomas......

Wendy Doniger is now under attack for 'On Hinduism'

Another book on Hinduism by American indologist Wendy Doniger has come under attack from the same Delhi-based group which had compelled the publishers of an earlier work by her to withdraw the......

India needs to return to Dharma

Without civilisational moorings, India, more a sub-continent than a country, could not exist. Primacy of Dharma has been the cornerstone of Indian civilisation, argues Colonel Anil A Athale (retd).......

Rajeev Srinivasan: Why Indian education sucks!

'Indian education has, after Independence, produced nothing whatsoever -- yes, absolutely nothing -- of global calibre. Not one earth-shaking discovery or invention, not one outstanding......

COLUMN: Defending the Internet, loudly

Governments in India have used a clause (known in the legal trade as Section 292 of the Indian Penal Code) to curb various attempts to titillate the Indian mind, writes Ajit Balakrishnan. No sooner......

The brown man's burden

With the benefit of hindsight, it's a great pity that the French, Danish, Dutch and Portuguese held only relatively small swatches of the sub-continent and that the Spanish and Germans never came......

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Rajesh Kumar
Q. who played a major role in introducing english and western conecepts to education in india
Rajesh Kumar:  A.  more

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Rajesh Kumar
Q. why are newspaper called the fourth pillar or estate
Rajesh Kumar:  A. Fourth Estate is a term referring to the press. The term goes back at least to Thomas Carlyle in the first half of the 19th century. Thomas...... more

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Anuja Jondhale
Q. Is our education system helping us to tackle the problems like corruption, caste system and favourtism in the world life?
Anuja Jondhale:  A. our education system, sadly enough, is ill equipped to inculcate the love of learning in the hearts of our impressionable children. Right from a...... more

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T A RAMESH
Q. What is the fourth estate? why it is called so?
T A RAMESH:  A. The term Fourth Estate refers to the press. The term goes back at least to Thomas Carlyle in the first half of the 19th century. Thomas Macaulay...... more

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'A Conspiracy Hatched By The Children Of Marx And Macaulay'

After successfully getting Penguin Books India to agree to pulp all copies of Wendy Doniger's The Hindus: An Alternative History, Shiksha Bachao... ...

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Separation At Full Kilt?

Drink It Up With Your Single Malt a daeless boadie (a carefree person) a gruppit hault (I took a firm grip) a pluckit-up heart (I took... ...

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Dated ideas blunt kids' competitive edge

AHMEDABAD: The social science textbooks of classes 6, 7, and 8 published by the Gujarat Council of Educational Research and Training (GCERT) seem... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Dated-ideas-blunt-kids-competitive-edge/articleshow/30960825.cms
Toxic residues of Macaulayism

The sharp protests against Wendy Doniger's convoluted and confused reading of the history of Hindu religion are justified Writing on October 12,... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/toxic-residues-of-macaulayism.html
India needs to return to Dharma

Without civilisational moorings, India, more a sub-continent than a country, could not exist. Primacy of Dharma has been the cornerstone of Indian... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/republic-day-india-needs-to-return-to-dharma/20140126.htm

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