Monday, Oct 03, 2022

history textbooks


Lack of study material hits learning recovery programme

June 12, 2022 5:42 am

Teachers of Class 10, especially those who teach language, are also worried about the uncertainty over Kannada textbooks because of the ongoing controversy.

Textbooks based on facts, opinions, arguments; need to learn to distinguish: School Education Secy

March 22, 2022 1:48 pm

Officials told The Indian Express that Prof (retired) C I Issac, chairperson of the focus group on social sciences, said that history currently taught in schools is "subjective, not objective".

House panel recommendations on writing textbooks oversteps its mandate. This is a task best left to historians.

December 07, 2021 8:34 am

🔴 Questions and contestations over blind spots and exclusions have been a part of history writing, but these are debates which the professional historian — and not the politician looking for fuel for more culture wars — must lead.

PSEB Class IX new history syllabus: Sikh Gurus chapters for first time, teachers impressed

May 10, 2018 1:07 pm

Four chapters, starting from physical features of Punjab to Guru Nanak Dev ji and Guru Arjan Dev ji, have been introduced in Class IX.

Irfan Habib: Rewriting history not saffronisation but fictionalisation

November 15, 2014 3:57 pm

Habib also said that the previous regimes in the Centre, except BJP, have not been interested in rewriting the history.

Youth Congress workers send history textbooks to Modi as Diwali gift

November 06, 2013 7:15 pm

Modi also referred to Chandragupta as a great king of the Gupta dynasty instead of Maurya dynasty.

BJP sees anti-Maharashtra bias in CBSE books,want them withdrawn

September 08, 2013 1:16 am

The party will launch a statewide agitation to highlight alleged prejudice and omissions in history textbooks

Indian soldiers lauded in Israeli textbooks

September 24, 2012 3:06 am

Some Indian soldiers are set to become household names in Haifa in northern Israel after figuring in history textbooks taught at schools for their contribution in liberating this city in 1918