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Textbooks make staple reading material for every child. However, to realise the true potential of reading, it must go beyond academics, says Sanchayan Bhattacharjee
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 00:50
IIT-Kharagpur director Partha Pratim Chakrabarty stressed the need to rewrite text books so as to impart a deep knowledge of science, technology and society.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 20:25
The government of Pakistan`s Balochistan province plans to include chapters on Pashtun and Baloch nationalist leaders like Akbar Bugti in school textbooks.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 18:07
Youth Congress workers on Wednesday sent a package containing history textbooks to BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as a "Diwali gift", claiming it was meant to help him "improve his knowledge" of the subject.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 20:54
Maharashtra unit of BJP alleged that there has been "inadequate" representation of Maratha rulers and social reformers in the NCERT social science and history textbooks and demanded immediate inclusion of their achievements.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 13:57
The Madhya Pradesh government has clarified that it has also incorporated subjects of other religions in textbooks.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 17:15
A Florida school has come under fire for having plenty of course material on Islam, but not so much on Christianity or Judaism.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 19:25
The Nationalist Students Congress (NSC) has taken umbrage at the omission of Sharad Pawar`s name as the founder of NCP from a Class 10 textbook issued by the Maharashtra education board for the next academic year.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 22:53
Punjab government has initiated a probe into the distribution of text books containing allegedly vulgar and irrelevant content in government schools.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 16:15
Arunachal Pradesh has been excluded from the Indian maps in the geography textbooks for Class X published by Maharashtra secondary and higher education board.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 23:54
The Maharashtra government ordered withdrawal of Class X geography text books that excludes Arunachal Pradesh from the map of India.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 18:36
For lakhs of 10th class students in Maharashtra, Arunachal Pradesh is not a part of the country.
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