primary education

West Bengal ranks first among larger states in primary education

According to an official release, West Bengal topped the chart while Bihar languished at the bottom in the 'large states' category in the 'Index on Foundational Literacy and Numeracy' -- an indicator of literacy among children below 10 years. In the 'small states' category, Kerala grabbed the top spot and Jharkhand was adjudged the worst performer in the index.

3 ideas for government

Policy decisions are made on an ongoing basis instead of relying on the action template articulated in the budget speech. We have three areas on which the government should begin action if it wants to leave positive footprints on the sands of time.