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No system to monitor private publishers: Upendra Kushwaha

No system to monitor private publishers: Upendra Kushwaha

The government is very firm on promoting NCERT textbooks in CBSE schools: Kushwaha DNA, 2 days ago

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No method to evaluate quality of textbooks by pvt publishers

Amid a debate on the need to scrutinise the content of textbooks being prescribed in schools, the HRD Ministry has expressed its inability to evaluate the quality of textbooks of private publishers.
 DNA2 days ago

Row over NCERT textbook for 'belittling' Shivaji

The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) and Shiv Sena have reiterated their demand for a revision in the NCERT Class 7 History textbook, which has 'little information' on Maratha King Chhatrapati Shivaji, but 'several pages' for Mughal emperors. In separate ...
 DNA4 days ago

'G' is for gun, 'S ' is for sniper in ISIS textbooks

'G' is for gun, 'S' is for sniper and 'B' is for battle in ISIS English textbooks for kids, according to a media report. The textbooks, which Iraqi troops found at an orphanage when they liberated eastern Mosul last month, are titled 'English for the Islamic ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago 'G' is for gun, 'S' is for sniper: Iraqi forces find ISIS English textbooks at orphanage in Mosul  DNA3 weeks ago Islamic State textbooks featuring guns and tanks 'used to teach children maths' in school  The Telegraph UK1 month ago In northern Aleppo, children return to school used as Islamic State prison  Reuters2 months ago
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Indian Textbook Encourages Kids to Kill Cats as an Experiment

The authors of a Class IV textbook in India recently came under fire, after it was revealed that in a lesson on the importance of breathing they were literally encouraging the kids to do an experiment involving suffocating a cat.It sounds hard to believe ...
 Oddity Central1 month ago Book suggests pupils to kill kitten for experiment, taken off  DNA1 month ago Textbook asks students to kill a cat for an experiment  DNA1 month ago Need air for life? To find out, put kitten in a box: Textbook  MSN India1 month ago

From blank pages to inverted map: Delhi govt’s free books of errors

Textbooks and supporting literature which is provided free to students of Delhi government schools have several errors that render them almost unreadable.
 MSN India2 weeks ago Northeast Students' Society organises annual sports meet in Delhi  Sify3 days ago Delhi High Court tells Delhi Government to give school bags to 16 lakh students  DNA6 days ago

School textbook glorifying Mamata's Singur stir raises hackles in Bengal

The inclusion of the Singur land agitation in the Class VIII history textbook Atit O Aitijya has left the Bengal Teachers and Employees Association quite agitated. Reason? The role of the Communist Party of India in “the greatest peasant movement of ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Mamata Banerjee walks into school textbook via Singur  DNA1 month ago After removing reference to Lord Ram, TMC leaders find mention in Bengal's history books  India Today1 month ago Secularising gone rong? Row after Bengal govt replaces 'RAM' with rong in textbook rainbows  India Today2 months ago

Process of printing new textbooks begins, finally

Putting an end to the controversy around revision of textbooks for classes 1 to 10, the Department of Primary and Secondary Education has kick-started the process of printing new ones to replace the old. A majority of the books — especially social science ...
 The Hindu1 month ago LETTERS: Supply the textbooks  Himalayan times1 month ago New textbooks for classes 1 to 10 in coming academic year  The Hindu2 months ago RSS for public debate on textbooks  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Maharashtra textbook says ‘ugliness’ is reason for dowry demands

Along with other factors like religion, caste system, social prestige and compensation principle, the chapter cites “ugliness” as a reason for the grooms’ families to demand more dowry.
 The Hindu1 month ago Ugliness a reason for dowry: HSC sociology textbook  DNA1 month ago Regressive education: Maha HSC Sociology textbook claims 'ugliness' is a 'reason' for dowry!  DNA1 month ago

Maharashtra textbook shocks with dowry comments

A Class XII textbook in Maharashtra has come up with a bizarre theory for the prevalence of dowry. It states that girls who are "ugly" or "handicapped" face difficulty in getting married, their prospective grooms and their family demand dowry, which the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Ugliness, handicap of girls prompts dowry demand, says Maharashtra Class XII textbook  India Today1 month ago Maha textbook says "ugliness" prompts demand for more dowry  DNA1 month ago Maha textbook says ugliness prompts demand for more dowry  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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