Youth require mentorship, guidance and a cocktail of technical, financial and soft skills, very specifically to cater to these kinds of professions – all of which remain conspicuously absent from the grand, new plan.
The NDA has made concerted efforts to dilute the MGNREGA, and evidence suggests this is solely because it was spearheaded by a Congress government.
The majority of our children – those outside the purview of the small number of private pre-schools – discover that the education they were offered was a bridge made of paper, taking them nowhere.
The Indian political class is not seized with the great questions of social justice such as alleviation of poverty, equality of genders, freedom from hunger, corruption, child labour and violence against women.
The modern Indian caste system got institutionalised by the practices made use of by the British to count and classify Indian society and we as a society have firmly held on to it.
This year has seen anguish and anger over high ranking officers getting an unusually high number of awards.
Is it the 'classy versus massy' classification that makes Sunny Leone's movie earn less critic ratings and more audience moolah.
As Season 3 of the Pro Kabaddi League kicks off with an absolutely incredible double header, here's a look at the rules and various terms used in the sport.
Puneri Paltan look like one of the most balanced sides in PKL and are likely to reach the final four.
Here's a look at what the opening night of the Pro Kabaddi League 2016 has in store...
Coldplay released the video of Hymn for the Weekend featuring Beyonce from their new album ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’ on Friday and soon accusations of cultural appropriation started flooding the internet.
Clearly, these suicides are the outcome of Indian Caste System-with-“Untouchability”, still omnipresent and omnipotent, and not a thing of the past, confined only to some remote areas.
Coming into Season 3 of PKL, Jaipur Pink Panthers are the only other side apart from U Mumba that has retained the core.
The World T20 in India in March and April won’t be a walk in the park for India that we are expecting.
If religious customs are not in tune with contemporary ideas of women rights then for every one step forward there will be two steps back.
A lot of Telgu Titans success in Season 3 will depend on how quickly they have adapted to new players.
Bengaluru Bulls will start the new season of Pro Kabaddi League as complete underdogs with depleted resources in their ranks.
The Right to Education Act is based on an excellent and very politically marketable idea – that every child should have an equal right to a good education.
In focus today is the U Mumba - defending champions who would look to retain the title this year.
The important part of this news item that it has emphasized the fact that, one of the factors for revival is ‘timely release of funds’.