Learning to read at schools, but where are the textbooks?

Sharelines Kerala and Delhi are worst performers in textbook distribution. Every child must get textbooks under RTE Act. http://bit.ly/1C71lLz #HaqBantaHai How will children get educated, if they don’t get textbooks on time or at all? @OxfamIndia asks. http://bit.ly/1C71lLz #HaqBantaHai In August...

Teachers needed! Government schools are falling behind due to lack of funds

Sharelines Lack of teachers hurting government schools in #India. 10 lakh more teachers needed. Know more. http://bit.ly/1BTl0P1 #HaqBantaHai Improved tax system will infuse more funds in education. Govt schools need more teachers. Know more. http://bit.ly/1BTl0P1 #HaqBantaHai My domestic help...

“On My Second Day At School, A Kid Asked Me What Caste I Was”

I remember being fraught on my first day of school in Chennai. I wasn’t attending one of those cosmopolitan ‘do it yourself’ schools. I was enrolled in arguably Chennai’s most academically gruelling and insular school; almost every kid who roamed the hallways was a Tam-Brahm. Every science student...

When Delhi’s Streets Buzzed with ‘Haq Banta Hai’

SharelinesThe streets of Delhi buzzed with the call of #HaqBantaHai. Know more http://bit.ly/1KXaV34 Delhi’s streets buzzed with ‘Haq Banta Hai’ over the last one month. A team of diverse theatre and street play personalities gathered over several places around Delhi’s popular locations...