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What is RSS agenda in Education?

August 15, 2017 - 9:34 pm in Education

In its recommendation to NCERT, Shiksha Sanskriti Uthan Nyas, an RSS affiliate asks for removal of English, Urdu and Arabic words, the thoughts of Rabindranath Tagore; extracts from painter M F Husain’s autobiography; references to the Mughal emperors as…

RTE: A step towards Edification and Development

August 7, 2017 - 5:09 pm in Education, Rights

Abstract: Education plays an important role in the overall development of a person. It helps one to become a good citizen, which could, in turn, become…

Can Madrassas be compared with RSS run Schools?

March 6, 2017 - 10:51 am in Education

Digvijay Singh’s tweet ‘Madrassas and Sarswati Shishu mandirs (SSM), both spread hate’ (Feb 23 2017) has evoked lot of response from diverse sections.…

Status of Muslims in West Bengal – Appeasement or Exclusion?

April 19, 2016 - 6:20 pm in Rights

“Muslims constitute a very large proportion of the poor. The fact that Muslims in West Bengal are disproportionately poorer and more deprived in terms of living conditions is an empirical recognition that gives this report an inescapable immediacy and practical…

Need to cleanse the education from the Dronacharayas

January 18, 2016 - 4:14 pm in Education

Hyderabad University cant escape from the blame of killing the young Dalit scholar. We want to ask this question why should students at this level be 'expelled'. The problem with these so-called institutions is that they want to 'discipline' students like…

‪#‎OccupyUGC‬ movement intensified, All India University Strike on cards

January 17, 2016 - 11:54 am in Education

It has been close to three months since the‪ #‎OccupyUGC‬ movement started as a spontaneous response of students to UGC's utterly rash decision of discontinuation of the non-NET fellowship scheme. Due to our sustained protests, the government was forced…

Resistance Camp Against Committing Higher Education to WTO

December 10, 2015 - 8:42 pm in Education

Hundreds of students, teachers and educational rights activists from different organisations and groups in Delhi and outside assembled on the 4 th day of All India Resistance Camp Against Committing Higher Education to WTO at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi organised…

Peaceful March of Students face Brutal Police Attack

December 9, 2015 - 7:33 pm in Education

Organizations and individuals including intellectuals and activists assembled in the All India Resistance Camp Against Committing Higher Education to WTO takes serious note of the brutal police attack on peaceful march of students of Occupy UGC movement and…

Indians to resist against Committing Higher Education to WTO

November 27, 2015 - 4:07 pm in Education

All India Forum for Right To Education According to the momentous decision taken at our IV National Council Meeting held at Sewagram (Maharashtra), we have organized intensive campaign against Government of India Committing Higher Education to WTO. Our campaign…

Every Child Counts campaign moves beyond Pune

July 15, 2015 - 7:22 pm in Education

The Every Child Counts (ECC) campaign was launched by Door Step School NGO (DSS) in the year 2011. The objective was to ensure every child between 6 and 14 years age living in the city of Pune gets its right of free elementary education. With help of citizen…