My 9 year old son: “Mom, what is ‘Girl Child Day?” Me: “Its a day when we celebrate the beauty of having a girl child and raise awareness about the need to protect them and their rights” Son: “What do you mean by that? Why do you need to protect them, celebrate them? Is there … More Why do we need a Girl Child Day?
We had the awesome-est time with kids from The Thakur International School. The enthusiasm and exuberance of the kids was infectious and kept energizing us as we went from one class to another spreading joy and making new friends. Both Susheela and Ambili connected with our young audience immediately. While Susheela’s Kolam brought colourful delights, … More Adventures of Susheela and Ambili
My friends and I had a most inspiring day today! It all started with my ramblings on twitter when I came across a tweet on my timeline about Pratham Books and the book reading drive they want to conduct on 8th September 2012, World Literacy Day. There was no looking back after that. The team … More A single book…a thousand smiles!
Our new HRD minister has given wind to quite a storm by proposing the slogan ‘One Nation-One Examination’ as part of his 100-day plan. Going by the initial reactions, I’m not sure how it will be taken. While the idea has been doing the rounds of the academic circles for some time now, it will take … More One Nation-One Examination