Can philosophy expect the same protection that is due other disciplines? What or whom is freedom within a university posing a threat to? These are questions that V Sanil asks in a Facebook post while lamenting the silence of academic philosophers at the treatment meted out to a former Philosophy professor of Delhi University for presenting a paper at a seminar. Delhi based labour historian Dilip Simeon writes in his blog: The latest example of the sheer idiocy of the ruling dispensation may be seen in this police case filed against a philosophy professor. What was he trying to do? He was attempting a philosophical defence of the Hindu tradition against some scholars whom he believed to be misreading it. In order to refute their arguments, he quoted what they had writt...Read More...
Aniticipating vacation rush, KSRTC decides to run additional services to Bengaluru from December 22 to 27. Kozhikode-Mumbai services also in offing.
High hopes that Daiva Dasakam, the famous prayer song written by Sree Narayana Guru 100 years ago, may receive the status of a national prayer.
If you use MSG (ajinomoto) in food items, display this information clearly on your premises: Food Safety Commissioner T V Anupama orders hotels.
Mammotty invites stranded people to stay at his home, arranges shelter for victims at about 20 places including flats of close friends across Chennai.
Pakistani ghazal legend Ghulam Ali will perform at Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode in January; concerts organized by cultural organisation Swaralaya.
Kerala government is planning to set up a first of its kind university in the country exclusively for research-oriented studies related to gender.
Union Minsiter Gehlot congratulated Kerala govt for authentic data bank on persons with disability; announces special ID cards for differently-abled.
After Maggi noodles, its Nestle’s pasta in trouble now; said to contain lead beyond permissible limits. Nestle slams charges, says our pasta 100% safe.
Eight plays written by the late theatre person and actor, Narendra Prasad, will be staged at the Narendra Prasad Natakolsavam from November 25 to 29.