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No marks for mother tongue

August 18: What’s the most difficult subject for students in Uttar Pradesh? Is it Maths, English or Science. Surprisingly, it’s none of these, it’s Hindi! According to a Press Trust of India report, it’s Hindi that lets them down when it comes to examinations.Nearly 50 per cent of the class X students failed in Hindi in the UP Secondary...

The Boy Who writes with His Feet

March 7: Sujit Dawn of Sehera Bazar town in Burdwan district, West Bengal, is taking the madhyamik (middle-level) or Class X Board Examinations this year. If he passes, he goes on to senior school.But there is something about Sujit that makes him different from the other boys taking the exams. He is writing the exams with his feet.Sujit is...