Rural development minister Jairam Ramesh in a recent interaction with young professionals made a provocative suggestion, asking that they unlearn all the garbage that has been put into them in professional schools. A graduate of top drawer ... Economic Times, 4 weeks ago
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'English has become the most aspirational language for India's poor and disadvantaged. Anyone who has any desire to improve their prospects and wants upward mobility, the first thing they do is try to learn English.' Writer Zareer Masani explains Thomas Macaulay's legacy in a fascinating interview with Rediff.com's Archana Masih. 'If you're an Indian reading this book in English, it's probably because of Macaulay,' says the blurb on the book cover of Macaulay, Pioneer of India's ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
'Sonia Gandhi is constantly playing to the gallery...' 'The BJP does not offer any credible alternative to the Congress. The Congress is the lesser evil if you had to choose...' Thomas Macaulay biographer Zareer Masani in a lively conversation. Zareer Masani has written two books on the Nehru-Gandhis; his latest work is the biography of a widely debated figure in India's history, Thomas Babington Macaulay. Macaulay introduced English as a medium of learning in India which created a class ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
There are not ten people in the world whose deaths would spoil my dinner, but there are one or two whose death would break my heart. -Thomas Babington Macaulay (- in a letter to Hannah Macaulay, 1833) You would have thought the saga of Abiola and ...Vanguard, 5 days ago
Written by Robert Welch font size decrease font size increase font size Your name: Your email: Friends name: Friends email: module by Spiral Robert Welch (1899-1985), founder of the John Birch Society, wrote what is arguably the best ...New American, 1 week ago
To understand India's middle class as it is now, it helps to think of it as two waves that came 150 years apart. First, the British education system combined with India's caste elite to produce the colonial middle class in the mid-19th century. This ...New York Times, 1 week ago India Ink: Rural Upstarts Move In on Colonial Lackeys New York Times, 1 week ago
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In studying worldviews, it's helpful to break down thoughts into a series of key questions: What's the nature of truth and how can we know it? Who is God? What's the nature of mankind? and so forth. The answers to those questions fundamentally ...WorldNetDaily, 1 month ago
Exclusive: Drew Zahn reviews faith themes in Tom Cruise's 'Oblivion' Published: 10 mins ago Drew Zahn About | Email | Archive Drew Zahn is a WND news editor who cut his journalist teeth as a member of the award-winning staff of Leadership, ...WorldNetDaily, 1 month ago
The always brings to mind things both ancient and new. There is much that is refreshingly new about Pope Francis. He is the first pope from the New World; the first from outside Europe since the 8th century (when there was a Syrian); the first ...Washington Post, 2 months ago
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