National Policy on Education – A Missed Opportunity

Amit Chandra

Just a few months remaining to the five-year tenure of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) government. What has this government achieved? While it introduced reforms in several sectors, it largely failed to bring about any major change in the education segment. The government has missed a wonderful opportunity.  The National Policy on Education (NPE) is still in limbo!  Continue reading

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The Humane Face of Meera Sanyal (1961-2019)

Meera Sanyal, banker by profession and liberal by conviction passed away on January 11 following an unsuccessful struggle with a terminal illness.  She entered her 58th birthday in October last year – retirement age in several offices – she took permanent retirement leaving a void in the world of banking and the liberal fraternity.  Continue reading