In the past, our country has been a knowledge giver to the world for millennia, a beacon of light and hope.
It's like torching of books by a modern-day army if its general is miffed about the seat of learning.
| The Cynic | 5-minute read
Bombarded by ill-informed social media, India's young and impressionable minds are latching on to blinkered opinions and values.
Like most economists, he can overstate facts.
| RIGHT Foot Forward | 6-minute read
Moral of these two stories is that we should not deify our stars - because even they can have feet of clay.
In a letter written to the governing board, Sen wrote that he was sad that academic governance in India remains so deeply vulnerable to the opinions of the ruling Government, when it chooses to make political use of the special provisions.