Indian Universities must have a
separate faculty for `Thinking` and it should be taught as a
distinct subject, a leading world authority in developing
creative thinking techniques and tools said on Thursday.
A Knowledge Initiative between
the US and India, which was announced during Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh`s visit to the US last year, will be used for
developing faculty for select institutions like new IITs.
The stand-off between the IIT faculty and the government over the "anomalies" in pay structure finally ended on Saturday with the teachers` body deciding to accept the new package in the "interest" of the institutes.