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‘Welcome and important’: academics on decolonising education

The debate sparked by a group of undergraduates at the University of Cambridge, on how and whether to “decolonise” British tertiary education by incorporating more black and minority ethnic voices, is spreading rapidly across universities and academic disciplines. Paul Gilroy, professor of American and English literature at King’s College London, tweeted an image of Batman proclaiming “Decolonising the humanities isn’t just about Oxbridge”, ... Read More »

Companies welcome more women joining bike manufacturing sector

Women have started taking over manufacturing units in the motor vehicles industry. (Representational Image) New Delhi: Winds of change are blowing slowly across the shop floors of Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto and Yamaha with women taking up tools to partake in manufacturing of two-wheelers, hitherto a male bastion. As the call for women empowerment gets louder, these major two-wheeler manufacturers are ... Read More »