JS Rajput

JS Rajput

Create a base for trust

Create a base for trust

Thursday, 05 September 2019 | JS Rajput

Teachers’ Day is an occasion to not only recall the past but also to analyse present-day positions and think about how tradition could be reinterpreted in modern contexts This year, on Teachers’ Day, everyone would be talking about the Draft National Education Policy (NEP), which is awaiting finalisation. People would also...

Ensure sustainable education

Ensure sustainable education

Thursday, 28 February 2019 | JS Rajput

Mere acquaintance with the problem is not sufficient. Education policies and systems must transform to ensure adequacy in offering knowledge, skills, values and attitudes Envisioning the ideology of development that leads to the comprehensive progress of a nation is not an easy task. When newly independent nations went ahead with borrowed...

Erosion of quality in education

Erosion of quality in education

Saturday, 02 February 2019 | JS Rajput

Entrusting effective control of academic institutions to the bureaucracy is a folly that must be corrected. We need to revisit changes in recruitment policy parameters One often comes across laments in the media and during discussions on educational issues that Indian universities do not figure prominently in  global institutional rankings....

Key to quality learning

Key to quality learning

Monday, 14 January 2019 | JS Rajput

If norms under the RTE Act are scrutinised, most government schools will be de-recognised. Changes in the Act may bring some accountability in the elementary education system An amendment to the Right to Education Act (RTE-2009) passed earlier by the Lok Sabha in 2018 has also been passed by the Rajya...

State Editions

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer