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After NDTV Report, Madhya Pradesh Government To Hire Guest Teachers

After NDTV Report, Madhya Pradesh Government To Hire Guest Teachers

Bhopal: After NDTV showed the dismal state of school education in Madhya Pradesh on Sunday, the education department today issued a circular to fill...
Reality Check Of Madhya Pradesh Schools, At Top Of National Shame List

Reality Check Of Madhya Pradesh Schools, At Top Of National Shame...

The Internet can't agree if it was Irish poet WB Yeats who said education was lighting a fire and not filling a bucket. But...
Farmer’s Daughters Who Pulled Plough Can Now Go To School

Farmer’s Daughters Who Pulled Plough Can Now Go To School

Bhopal: First came the denial, then warning, but finally, help did reach Sardar Barela and daughters Radha, 14, and Kunti, 11. Two days after a...
Maharashtra Farmers Protests Highlight Their Despair, Say Activists

Maharashtra Farmers Protests Highlight Their Despair, Say Activists

Mumbai: The killing of five farmers in clashes with police in Maharashtra exposes the plight of farmers who don't own a land, struggling to pay...
Number Of Child Brides Rise In Urban India, Decline In Rural: Study

Number Of Child Brides Rise In Urban India, Decline In Rural:...

By Vipul Vivek / IndiaSpend.org Underage marriages, especially of girls, are rising in urban India and declining in rural India, according to a new analysis...
At A Mass Wedding, Minister Gifts Bats To Brides To Fix Drunkard, Abusive Husbands

At A Mass Wedding, Minister Gifts Bats To Brides To Fix...

Bhopal: A Madhya Pradesh Minister has come up with an unusual way to teach alcoholic and abusive husbands an unforgettable lesson. Prompted by the complaints...
How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU States

How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU...

By Prachi Salve and Alison Saldanha/ IndiaSpend In 2016, some learning outcomes for 111 million school-age students between ages six and 15 remained mostly unchanged...
In Madhya Pradesh Buses, A Special Seat For Lactating Mothers

In Madhya Pradesh Buses, A Special Seat For Lactating Mothers

Bhopal: Ensuring the privacy of lactating mothers, the Madhya Pradesh government has ordered bus operators in the state to reserve a seat covered with...
With No X-ray Machine Or Specialists, Madhya Pradesh Village’s Nutrition Centre Not Geared Up For Child Care

With No X-ray Machine Or Specialists, Madhya Pradesh Village’s Nutrition Centre...

Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh: Hari and Damaiti of Dehade village in Madhya Pradesh’s Shivpuri district mourn the loss of their three-year-old daughter Prem Kumari.  The couple...
Refused Haircut, Denied Water: Dalits Allege Caste-based Discrimination In Madhya Pradesh Village

Refused Haircut, Denied Water: Dalits Allege Caste-based Discrimination In Madhya Pradesh...

Bhopal:  In Naisamand village in Madhya Pradesh, dalit families have alleged that they are being discriminated against on the basis of their caste. Families...