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A transformational India needs to overhaul its education system

The emergence of a knowledge-driven society demonstrated that everything can and must change and that the process is a continuous search for better solutions. Indeed, new scientific discoveries and technological innovations have become an integral part of our everyday biography. Objects we had grown accustomed to have been replaced by newer and more efficient products. If anything is truly permanent,...

Education is about building of character: President Pranab Mukherjee

The aim of all education should be building of character and not merely injecting of information,” said the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday. “Schools should instil in their students commitment to our core civilizational values such as love for motherland, belief in peaceful co-existence and acceptance of diversity. It should encourage rational thinking and inculcate a scientific temper,”...