Education of Children with Disabilities in India A Critique

Download PDF version Illiteracy levels are high across all categories of disability and very high for children with visual, multiple and mental disabilities compared to national averages. Generating awareness that the disabled have full rights to appropriate education in mainstream schools and that it is the duty of those involved

Punishing Dalit Assertiveness

Download PDF version Maharashtra’s shamefullist of atrocities against dalits is growing. In the past couple of months, four dalits including a 17-year-old boy have been murdered in Maharashtra and a 50-year-old man set aflame because their actions displeased the dominant upper castes in their respective villages. Had these crimes not

A discussion on “New initiative in Indo-Pak relations”

#‎Listen‬ to : ‪#‎Samayiki‬ -A discussion on “भारत पाकिस्तान संबंध में नई पहल” on ‪#‎Spotlight‬/ ‪#‎NewsAnalysis‬ -A discussion on “New initiative in Indo-Pak relations” on The participants are: Rahul Jalali, Senior Journalist, and Simran Sodhi, Foreign Affairs Editor, The Statesman. Please follow and like us:

Listen to ‪#‎IndiaGlobal‬, this week we bring you a special programme focused on bilateral relations between India & Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

Listen to ‪#‎IndiaGlobal‬, this week we bring you a special programme focused on bilateral relations between India & Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. Click on the link to listen :- India Global, a joint initiative of Ministry of External Affairs and All India Radio (‪#‎AIR‬), is unique programme

A new phase of the polity

In a series of articles over the next few days, The Hindu will present findings of the National Election Study 2014, a post-poll survey coordinated by Lokniti, Programme for Comparative Democracy at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi. The overview of the series by Suhas Palshikar talks

UPSC notified NO Change in the Exam Pattern or Syllabus

Today Union Public Service Commission-UPSC notified that there is NO change in the Civil Services Examination -2014 as people were speculating and spreading rumors. Only 2 yrs of age relaxation for all categories as notified earlier. Read below: “The aspirants should note that the Government has decided to allow two

Seven steps to an economic rebalancing

India’s economy is at the core of its global profile. The incoming government can transform global equations by rebalancing the Indian economy, making it a platform for a foreign policy outreach The analogy of what might happen to an aircraft when it suddenly drops from 40,000 feet to 20,000 feet

Indian Consulate in Afghanistan Attacked

Indian Consulate in Afghanistan’s Herat province was on Friday attacked by heavily armed gunmen, who were also carrying rocket-propelled grenades, top Indian officials said, adding that everyone was safe. “India’s Consulate in Herat, Afghanistan attacked. Brave ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) personnel and Afghan soldiers rebut attackers. All are safe,” said