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DICCI's moment of triumph

Government has retained Rs200-crore Dalit Venture Capital Fund in Budget Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay's inspired modern education system came into being in 1854. Within three years, a unique problem arose. The Government had to issue an order ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 month ago

Election 2014: Modi versus Macaulay's ghost

The post-mandate comments that ‘darkness has descended on India’ show the kind of opposition Narendra Modi has to overcome. It is this aspirational India that is attempting to throw away the shackles of Macaulayism. Make no mistake, it is a tectonic shift and a beginning of the end of the Macaulayan mindset that has ‘ruled’ India for close to 60 years, says Colonel (retd) Anil Athale. The 2014 election results marked a tectonic shift in Indian history. Elections are akin ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
This Day Online

Ameyo Adadevoh and the Ebola Conspiracy

Ameyo Adadevoh By Femi Fani-Kayode In an essay titled Patrick Sawyer, Ebola and the Illuminati Connection (Thisday Newspaper, 23rd August 2014), I wrote that Patrick Sawyer, the American/Liberian that brought the Ebola virus to Nigeria was ...
 This Day Online16 hours ago Adadevoh and the Ebola conspiracy  Nigeria Punch6 days ago

States, Cartels, and the Anarcho-Capitalist Opposition

Every man, argued the philosopher William Godwin, has a certain sphere of discretion, which he has a right to expect shall not be infringed by his neighbours. This right flows from the very nature of man. Market anarchists agree with Godwin and thus ...
 Mises.org2 days ago

One year of fatherlessness

God is my father Nature is my mother The Universe is my way Eternity is my Kingdom Immortality is my Life The Mind is my house Truth is my worship Love is my Law Form is my manifestation Conscience is my guide Peace is ...
 The Nation Nigeria5 days ago
Irish Independent

Books: The memoir of a mockingbird who wouldn't sing

Marja Mills met Harper Lee in 2001, when she was commissioned by the Chicago Tribune to produce a feature on the reclusive author of To Kill a Mockingbird. She got along well with Lee's 90-year-old sister, Alice, and Harper wasn't too rude to her, ...
 Irish Independent5 days ago
The Nation Nigeria

Family celebrates 84-year bond

In a world of increasing individualism and gradual destruction of family values, the celebration of a family reunion is worthy of focus, particularly when it is the 84thedition of the event. The Jibolu-Taiwo Family of Egbaland in Ogun State, on ...
 The Nation Nigeria1 week ago

Modify the districts

Picture for representational purpose. When Manmohan Singh became Prime Minister in 2004 in his very first speech he said that the reform of the bureaucracy was his topmost priority. He didn't achieve very much. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Found: Forgotten Vials of Smallpox

Headline-making news today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Workers clearing out an old storage room on the Bethesda, Md. campus of the National Institutes of Health have found a forgotten box of vials that contain smallpox. ...
 Wired News1 month ago

Sex education and getting values right

There is a beautiful sequence in Satyajit Ray's film Apur Sansar (1959), the third of his Apu Trilogy, when we notice the subtle way Apu's life changes after he gets married. The marriage itself is a surprise; Apu ( Soumitra Chatterjee ) agrees to ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago
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