Stories Tagged 'Education'
Our education system unconditionally conditions us to be conformists full story »
The Election Commission (EC) is like any other government agency in town. The hakim sahebs there know how to waste taxpayers’ money by purchasing luxury vehicles for themselves. The EC spent millions of Rupees on voter education and most of us were still confused when we went to the polls.full story »
The budget allocated to education and technology does not match the lofty goals set by the government.full story »
The resounding success of the Fifth Kantipur-Hissan Education Fair in Kathmandu encouraged a section of academia, students and parents to advise organising such expos all over Nepal for the benefit of citizens in other provinces.full story »
The government needs to ensure three times the funds currently allocated in order to guarantee constitutional rights of children to compulsory and free school education.full story »
Headlines like these often appear in the papers: ‘Radha Chaudhary beaten on the accusation of witchcraft’, ‘6-year-old child raped’, and ‘Lalita Yadav thrown out by her own family for lack of dowry’. Society and the news highlight the victims but hide the perpetrators. This is the reason why the victims are more humiliated than the perpetrators. Likewise, females are frequently advised not to walk alone, go to unknown places or wear short skirts. The psychology of our society is focused on the victim and not the perpetrator.full story »