Wednesday, April 24, 2013
By Ms. Sudipta Pradhan (SRF)
“The goal of higher education is not to award degrees but rather to develop the younger generation in such a manner that they not only have a satisfying personal life but can also attain higher education.”
The present study attempt to explore the tribal student and their approach towa...
Monday, April 15, 2013
By Dr. Garimella Sai Ramani
Independent India’s foremost achievement, an inclusive education system, is anything but inclusive for women either in content or in the opportunities that it provides for women to join various research fora. A recent report of the benchmarking study mapping the opportunities and obstacles faced by women in science ...
Monday, April 08, 2013
Chennai: Prof Sriram, Executive Director of Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai presented an analysis to Rotract Club on Globalization, Urbanization and Digitization. The session was hosted and organized by Rotract Club of Chennai. The session aimed at throwing light on global drift at midst of fast growing population and economic acceleration of Indo-China.
Saturday, April 06, 2013
By Naba Kishor Pujari, 1st April, 2013 marked the 3 years of RTE Act implementation in our country as our Prime Minister handed over Right to Education Act 2009 on 1st April 2010.
It is mentioned in the Act that all the norms and standards of RTE Act will be fulfilled within 3 years of the commencement of the Act. March 31, 2013 is the deadline of f...
Thursday, March 07, 2013
By Naba Kishor Pujari
Budget is one of the key financial binders of a government that allows a programme or a scheme to go ahead with.Unless there is a fiscal provisioning, there is no sense to programme implementation. In our country, both State and Union Budget assume importance. Essentially, in Union Budget, states get funds in many programmes coming under concurrent lis...
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
By Devasis Sarangi
My sister-in-law, a social & women activist working for the disabled and the empowerment of women at the grass root level in Odisha asked me one question. “Hey, you claim to be a Banker eh, tell me - “Can women bank on India’s proposed Women’s Bank”?
She had a read t...
Tuesday, March 05, 2013
By Dr. Subhashree Das, Pioneered by the Government of Tamil Nadu in 1956 and launched nationally in 1995 as the National Programme of Nutritional Support to Primary Education (NP-NSPE), the Mid-Day Meal Scheme (MDMS) only began to be implemented in earnest in government schools across the country after 2001.On November 28, 2001 the Supreme Court of India gave a famous direction th...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
By Siddhartha Samal
An eminent professor of law was roaming in the college garden in the evening and enjoying the breeze and the beauty of the colorful flowers. I joined him with the walk. After a light conversation, I asked the professor about his opinion on the corruption issue as it has captivated the whole system and our democracy is in peril. I also said that the...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Vedanta Khushi is a social media campaign that started off to spread the awareness towards care for the underprivileged children - their Nutrition – Education – Health and overall development in India. Through its blog, www.khushi-creatinghappiness.blogspot.in, Vedanta Khushi posts motivating heart touching experiences and stories of people who have helped underprivileged children...
Friday, February 22, 2013
By Tejeswar Parida
India’s urban population is increasing at a faster rate than its total population. For the first time in the history of demographic record the census of 2011-12 finds that the urban population growth rate is faster than that of the rural areas.
India has now 7,935 towns; an increase of 2,774 since the last Census (2001...