For the first time, five girls had joined the Army coaching and two cleared the JEE mains.
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Jishnu Pranoy, a first year student of Nehru College of Engineering in Thrissur, was founding hanging in the college hostel on 6 January.
It was when I started studying in a university abroad that I realised the full extent of damage done by my schooling. For instance, in my first year I could not turn in an English literature essay of substance. My university education became the beginning of my un-schooling. But how many of us have this opportunity to undergo this un-schooling? I did three years of BA, followed by a year of postgraduation studies, and I still feel the effects of this schooling on me. So what of others?
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“I was taken to a dark room where they beat me with lathis. My crime was to have worn a black shirt”.... "They would catch hold of girls' hair and ask, ‘With this kind of face, you have come to study?...
NEW DELHI — Lending support to Kashmiri orphan Zahid Ahmed Qureshi, who cracked this year's IIT entrance examination, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani today said her ministry would extend all support t...
Seriously, it gave me a sledgehammer jolt when I read about the two brothers who cleared the recent IIT entrance exam against all odds. For many students in the same age bracket, along with awe and admiration, the news may have stirred some other emotions as well -- frustration, envy, jealousy or feelings of inferiority. The media is partly responsible for this...