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UGC, Delhi University, Autonomy, St stephen’s

Ex principal of St Stephen's asks whether college will be damned by autonomy?

Examinations and evaluations conducted by external agencies — our ludicrously glorified education boards — are a slur on education.


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Kashmir dispute, Pakistan, Autonomy, Jammu and Kashmir

Why India needs a stronger Article 35A

If the Supreme Court verdict abolishes the Act, it will compromise India's claim over Pakistan administered regions of Gilgit-Baltistan and POK.


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Modi, Chidambaram, Autonomy, Kashmir

J&K autonomy: Chidambaram deserves brickbats, but PM Modi is wrong to politicise 'martyrs'

The BJP government seeks to project its support to the armed forces and success in the surgical strike, solely to gain votes.


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Autonomy, UGC, Sexual assault in colleges, Gender justice

In response to charges of ‘heckling’: JNU seems to favour emotionalism over rule of law

The row over an anti-sexual harassment body highlights question of the institute's 'autonomy'.


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Autonomy, Teachers, St Stephen's College

Why St Stephen’s College should not go for autonomy

What are we to make of teachers who assume their resistance to the idea is justified just because karmacharis and undergraduates agree with them?


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Modi government, Autonomy, RBI

Urjit Patel needs to save reputation of RBI which demonetisation damaged

The central bank must justify its existence by serving national interest, and political aspirations of a regime.


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HRD, Autonomy, Higher Education

What Indian higher education needs a lesson on: autonomy

Unlike control, it leads to engagement - a prerequisite for good education.