How Academic Pressure Is Affecting Indian Students
Oct06

How Academic Pressure Is Affecting Indian Students

With an increasing importance being given to the grades and relative performance of students in academics, it doesn’t come as a surprise that it comes with a lot more pressure for students to deal with. The Indian education system puts an unnatural amount of emphasis on memorizing answers than actually educating the students. This is not to say that educational institutions in India do not equip students with the education they...

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Shortcomings of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act
Apr07

Shortcomings of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act

The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act was first enacted back in 2009 by the Parliament of India. Like most other acts that were enacted, this act which comes under RTE has met it’s own set of criticisms. The act aimed at providing a better education to all children especially the ones who misses out because their parents aren’t able to afford their children’s tuition fees. The private schools...

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How Mandatory Aadhaar Linkage with Basic Services Became Baseless
Mar09

How Mandatory Aadhaar Linkage with Basic Services Became Baseless

The UIDAI is the nodal agency which was setup back in 2009 to overlook the Aadhaar project by the Planning Commission. But since then, thousands of crores of taxpayer’s money has been spent with very little results. Aadhaar linkage with various services soon became baseless only because of the policy adopted by the UPA Government. Why Aadhaar Linkage with Basic Services in the First Place ? Before I get into the details of how a...

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Aadhaar Linkage With NSDC : A Dubious Move
Mar05

Aadhaar Linkage With NSDC : A Dubious Move

NSDC or National Skill Development Corporation is a Private – Public Partnership that aims to promote skill development by targeting and cataloging people with different skills. Some of the biggest projects in the country are a result of public and private partnerships. NSDC was first setup back in 2008 with the approval of Finance Ministry. It was aimed at providing different types of skill training to different groups of...

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What People Know and Think About Aadhaar Scheme ?
Mar02

What People Know and Think About Aadhaar Scheme ?

The Aadhaar Scheme has faced several disputes after it was first initiated back in 2009. After years of disputes, spending thousands of crores of taxpayer’s money, many might think that people are well aware of the Aadhaar scheme and it’s agenda. But the shocking truth is most are still not aware of the scheme even though they paid for it. One of the reasons that most people in India don’t have the slightest idea...

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Shortcomings Of Aadhaar and How It Fell Through The Roof
Feb24

Shortcomings Of Aadhaar and How It Fell Through The Roof

The UID project or popularly known as Aadhaar first took initiative back in February 2009 when the Unique Identification Authority of India was setup by the Government of India to implement the Aadhaar scheme. The agency was established under the Planning Commission. The Aadhaar project was UPA Government’s one of the most ambitious projects which aimed at better governance by bringing control using existing technology and...

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