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Azim Premji named most-generous Indian in 2015

Azim Premji named most-generous Indian in 2015

Azim Premji, who donated Rs 27,514 crore for education is the “Most Generous Indian” for the third year running followed by Nandan Nilekani and Narayana Murthy in the second and third place, respectively. As per the Hurun India Philanthropy List, which is a ranking of the most generous individuals from India, 70-year-old Azim Hashim Premji was named as the most...

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Higher education: Promotion policies at the centre of declining standards

The Indian higher education system appears to be in a crisis: a huge number of its graduates are considered unemployable, and it does not seem to be producing high quality research. This does not apply to the IITs and similar elite institutions, especially with regards to the quality of their graduates. However, there are grave concerns about the vast majority...