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Don't stifle students and restrict them to classrooms: HRD Minister Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar unveiled his vision for the education sector while headlining The New Indian Express ThinkEdu Conclave at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai

Published on 3rd March 2017
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The doctor behind the heart-touching advertisements you see in cinema halls has lot more than that to him

Dr S Gurushankar, Chairman of Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, in a conversation at the ThinkEdu Conclave talks about their popular campaign Aram Seidhu Pazhagu and more

Published on 12th March 2017
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'Today, everybody is ready to brand someone as anti-national'

Singer Chinmayi gets candid on the intrusion of political parties in colleges, nationalism and more.

Published on 12th March 2017
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‘We must not become prey to petty politics’

What’s former Union Minister Sachin Pilot’s views on the ruling party and their strategies? Find out!

Published on 14th March 2017
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The founder of Teach For India says what exactly is wrong with today's education system 

Shaheen Mistri, founder of Teach for India opens up about the various ills of the present education system at The ThinkEdu Conclave

Published on 14th March 2017
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Modern knowledge, ancient wisdom

Rev Valson Thampu shares his views on how the present education system has drifted away from the primary role of imparting wisdom and not just knowledge

Published on 19th March 2017
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 ‘Music is our way of life…’

…says Ayaan Ali Bangash, who comes from an admirable seven generations of musical lineage, in a conversation at TNIE's ThinkEdu

Published on 24th March 2017
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If Trump amends H1B visa and sends Indians back, America will be poorer and India will be richer: Venkaiah Naidu

Addressing a large number of graduates and professionals who aspire to go abroad and settle down, he said, "Go abroad if you want - go, learn, earn but return to serve your motherland"

Published on 17th January 2018
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We have to completely revamp and restructure the way we teach economics: Jairam Ramesh

Ramesh cited various examples of Indian and foreign-educated economists like Manmohan Singh, Subramanian Swamy and his co-panelist and former RBI Governor, YV Reddy who is an Indian educated economist

Published on 17th January 2018
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'You can educate a politician but you cannot shape his character'

The session was chaired by editorial director of TNIE Prabhu Chawla, who opined how, "the education system is not producing anything good, let it be politicians, judges or artists."

Published on 17th January 2018
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Smart, tech-driven and informal: What tomorrow's workspaces will look like?

C Velan, CEO and MD of Tata Realty and Infrastructure who chaired the session, started the discussion by pointing out the important dimensions of the future workspace

Published on 18th January 2018
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Do not try to redefine nationalism before understanding what it actually means: Rakesh Sinha

The discussion was introduced by the chair, R Vaidyanathan, Chair at SASTRA Deemed University who began by saying, "India is the only country in the world where the past has to be forecast"

Published on 18th January 2018
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Assessment should engage people, not frighten them: Anita Rampal

The panelists agreed that there should be a change in the way that we approach assessment in our education institutions and focus more on inculcating employable skills

Published on 17th January 2018
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Start-ups, tech jobs can power rural areas and curb migration to cities

India's technological boom must be used to tap rural talents, said panelists who agreed though that one has to keep from being hijacked by it

Published on 17th January 2018
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Corporate law isn't the only way to the big Court: NLS VC Venkata Rao

The judiciary is one of our most powerful estates and yet, our judicial system is lacking, say panelists who agree that corporate law is not the only way to go

Published on 17th January 2018

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