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India has no plan to upgrade education!

Until fifty years ago there were several world class universities in India: Allahabad, Bombay, Calcutta, and Delhi are names that come to mind. Some of the world's greatest scientists of the......

CBI registers case against ex-VC of Viswa Bharati

The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against former Viswa Bharati University Vice Chancellor Sushanta Kumar Dattagupta and four others for allegedly flouting University Grants......

Rabindranath Tagore's Bangladesh legacy lives on

An antique house in a sub-district in Bangladesh holds a heritage that reconnects the nation with India. Rabindranath Tagore’s ancestral home in Shahzadpur holds not only......

India's Shakespearean love affair

When it comes to celebrating William Shakespeare, can India be far behind?At the recent celebrations marking the Bard's 400th death anniversary, India's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom......

'We will be satisfied if 29,000 farmers stop committing suicide'

IMAGE: Shreehari Aney submits his resignation as Maharashtra's advocate general to Governor C Vidyasagar Rao. Photograph: Sahil Salvi   'All that Maharashtra can give someone whose husband......

Why we need to avoid falling into the soft skills trap

  A more rigorous training in core skills is required to boost the engineering talent in the country, instead of a varnish of ‘soft skills’, says Ajit Balakrishnan. Whenever......

How India Inc can change the lives of others

A new book may help companies in getting corporate social responsibility right, notes Ajit Balakrishnan. Corporate India is girding its loins to get involved more directly into the lives of......

Modiji, not just Teesta, talk of transit, transhipment, please!

Although India is projecting Modi’s forthcoming visit as an effort to focus on trade and mutual cooperation, issue of transit corridor is likely to top his agenda. After reaping huge social,......

'Achche Din not here but we are moving in the right direction'

'Continuation of tax terrorism, which we witnessed under the UPA, is driving away investors' 'Modi's biggest achievement is bringing inflation under control' Land reforms and environmental......

Indian-American to be business dean of Michigan State varsity

An Indian-origin expert in accountancy has been recommended to become the new dean of the business school of a leading US university after a national search. Sanjay Gupta is set to become the dean......

'Yash Chopra said, "Tumne haste, haste, sub kuch keh diya"'

'The new Indian cinema has still not found its voice and identity. It's trapped under the deadwood weight of Bollywood and popular Indian cinema.' IMAGE: Rahul Bose as Agastya Sen in English......

'Byomkesh Bakshy is too honest to exist today'

'The problem of 2015 is not who did it but how we should punish the guy who did it. The judicial system in our country is hugely inadequate.' Dibakar Banerjee talks about his new film Detective......

'If I don't get a film, I will start a canteen in Film City'

'I don’t know about being superstar, but one day if I become like Shah Rukh Khan, I will not mind that.' 'If I get the kind of films that I really want to do, and if I manage to survive in......

Why Deven Varma retired from the movies

Deven Verma passed away into the ages on December 2. We re-publish an interview done with the veteran actor on July 23, 2013. At 76, Deven Varma looks very fit and active sitting in his......

SOTY gives every teen a chance to live a fantasy

Karan Johar's Student Of The Year seems to work quitewell with the younger generation. Meghatithi Banerjee, 21, from Kolkata, also gives her thumbs up.A dazzling combination of love, friendship,......

Eden Gardens to stage match with pink balls, under floodlights

In a first of its kind in India, the Cricket Association of Bengal will stage the four-day final of the S K Acharya memorial tournament (Ranji Trophy pre-season tourney) with pink balls and under......
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Private trusts can't get AMU land, funds

AMU teachers are opposed to private trusts exploiting and misusing the AMU brand value. The Aligarh Muslim University Teachers Association... ...

http://www.sundayguardianlive.com/news/4963-private-trusts-can-t-get-amu-land-funds
Music is my soul passion

From contesting in Indian Idol 2 to winning everybody over with Gerua (Dilwale), the sensational song of 2016, Bollywood playback singer Antara... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/marquee/-music-is-my-soul-passion/145036.html
"Music is my soul passion " I would have been a boring doctor?

From contesting in Indian Idol 2 to winning everybody over with Gerua (Dilwale), the sensational song of 2016, Bollywood playback singer Antara... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/-music-is-my-soul-passion-i-would-have-been-a-boring-doctor/145036.html
A Minority Report Of History

It may evoke incredulity, but browsing through historical documents, it seems even the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) was envisaged as a minority... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/a-minority-report-of-history/297095
From the Bengal Press

From the first printed book on medicine to a decoction of pomegranate root for deworming In 1849, a Bengali book titled London Pharmacopæia was... ...

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