‘Ensure Classes Are Held Regularly’, Partha Chatterjee Tells Teachers’ Body

West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee (file) Kolkata: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Sunday asked the members of Trinamool Congress-controlled primary teachers’ association to ensure regular classes in schools. “I have urged the members of our association to see to it that teachers regularly take classes and students also […]

I respect academia, will ensure all are partners in progress: Prakash Javadekar

New HRD minister Prakash Javadekar (centre). Photo: PTI New Delhi: A day before he formally takes charge as human resource development (HRD) minister, Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday sounded a note of conciliation with stakeholders in the education sector and promised to try and take everyone along. Javadekar also stressed his […]

How Raghuram Rajan and Jaitley have been working to ensure that rate cuts don’t go wasted

Image credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP The lay observer wouldn’t be faulted for thinking more than half of all stories in the pink papers are about the Reserve Bank of India’s interest rates: Businessmen (and the finance minister) demanding cheaper rates, economists arguing that this will cause inflation and analysts hedging. The Economic […]