January 17, 2020
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OPINION | It'll Be A Shame If People From Disadvantaged Sections Can't Study At JNU
In India, people have lost faith in the university. We need to have more trust between nation and university, writes Professor Saikat Majumdar
Nov 28, 2019
OPINION | The Importance Of Liberal Arts In Business Education Can't Be Denied
Business needs to be human and social in addition to being economic and sustainable, writes professor of creative writing Saikat Majumdar
Oct 02, 2019
From temples and palaces to stories and literary festivities, in Outlook This Week, a diary from the city of Madurai.
Sep 11, 2019
A Warm, Epistemic Caress
Undergraduate teaching must focus on the ‘big think’ questions that ignite passionate interest
Jul 18, 2019
New Education Policy: An Ambitious Attempt To Balance Government And Autonomous Institutions
The draft New Education Policy can be a gamechanger as it aims to address binary of research and training
Jun 05, 2019
The American School Century
What is the secret behind the extraordinary global impact of American universities?
Jun 28, 2018
We Asked Them For Stories
You will, woncha? By mid-October? While the goddess is straw still?.... Oh, but to count the bellows of the beast!
Nov 02, 2015
Raj Kamal Jha
A New Brotherhood: Two Hues Of India’s Saffron
Was the Monk at the school of Yogis being prophetic when he whispered that one day the whole nation would be painted in the colours of their order?
Jan 13, 2020
JNU Attack Is Brutal Act Against Reason By Majoritarian Government
Over the past 70 days, the borders of JNU have come down in the most disastrous ways, and the spirit of exchange between the nation and the university, the city and the campus gone toxic in the bitterest way possible.
Jan 06, 2020
A Cop, A Rose And A Blush Of Shame
The gesture of a smiling young woman offering a rose to a heavily armed male policeman that went viral is a powerful symbol today in the violent country called India.
Dec 24, 2019
When Did Our Students Become Criminals?
Why is this narrative of criminalization so easy to sell to middle-class India? writes Saikat Majumdar
Dec 18, 2019
A Response To Police Crackdown On Students Protesting Citizenship Act
Author and Professor Saikat Majumdar's response to police crackdown on Jamia, AMU students protesting Citizenship Act
Dec 16, 2019
Private Universities Cannot Educate An Entire Nation
No private university, no matter how excellent, can fulfil the staggeringly vast and demanding responsibilities that only a public university can address.
Dec 12, 2019
The BHU Conundrum: Scholar, Practitioner, Philosopher Or Believer?
Can faith and scholarship live together with religion as the common archive? This is a profound question to which there is no easy answer.
Dec 02, 2019
Should You Pay For Higher Education, And How Much?
In a country like India, where primary education remains a luxury for many, higher education is a crucial avenue of serious upward mobility, not least because so few get access to it.
Nov 27, 2019
Universities Like JNU Have Been Forced To Move Apart From The Nation
The nation and its universities have moved farther apart from one another than ever before. In a developing country with an exploding youth population, there are few stories that are more tragic.
Nov 12, 2019
Why Poor Students Face Discrimination On Rich Campuses
As India builds more private universities that attract the well-heeled, socially disadvantaged students face newer forms of inequity.
Nov 04, 2019
Union Home Ministry To Meet States To Discuss NPR, Census Process Today
'Protest Will Go On': Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad Released From Tihar Jail
Historic Impeachment Trial Of Donald Trump Opens In Senate
Home Ministry Sends Nirbhaya Convict's Mercy Plea To President
Don't Think MS Dhoni Will Ever Play For India Again: Harbhajan Singh
Satire | ‘Are You From The Tukde Tukde Gang Or The Khan Market Gang?’
Brave Of Deepika Padukone To Take A Stand When Mum Is The Word For Big Bollywood Stars
Jamia, JNU Fallout: Why Is Amulya Patnaik Continuing As Delhi Police Commissioner?
Dismantling Sheikh Abdullah’s Legacy One Historical Step At A Time
Blog: Constitution In One Hand, Tricolour In Another, You Still See Their Burka And Topi
Is It Kashmirisation Of India? Not By Any Stretch
Tales Of Police Excesses Raise Questions About Their Propriety
India To Invite Pakistan PM Imran Khan To Attend SCO Summit
Chequered Record Of Arrested J&K DSP Davinder Singh
'Not Doing Favour To India': Piyush Goyal On Amazon's $1 Bn Commitment
Despite Opposition To NRC, Shah Says Nitish Will Lead NDA In Bihar Polls
Nirbhaya Case: What The Tihar Jail Manual Says About Execution
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan
: Ayushmann On Why He Chose Film On LGBTQ
2nd ODI: Kohli To Be Back At No.3 Vs AUS, After IND's Batting Strategy Backfires
From Decorated Cop To Militants’ Aide: Chequered Record Of Arrested J&K DSP Davinder Singh
Police Imperil The People They Are Supposed To Protect
Nutrition Warriors | In Naxalite Land, A Doctor Couple's Crusade To Save Tribal Communities In Jharkhand, Odisha
Nutrition Warriors | How Chandra Sekhar Kundu Managed To Serve 90,000 Plates From Waste Food
Amid 'Civil Disobedience', Kargil Revolts Against Leh, Kashmir On Thin Ice
Road To Khalsa
Delay In Opening Jagannath Temple's Ratna Bhandar Sullying Naveen Patnaik's Transparency Mantra
Political Tug-O-War Over Tipu Sultan Leaves Students, Teachers In The Lurch