Status of women has always been a question since ancient ages. Now that we are moving forward in social, economic and educational terms, are we moving along with both gender or are we leaving one behind? Let’s discuss this in detail only on Critical Thinkers India. If we study Ancient India, the status of women […]
The Constitution (Eighty-sixth Amendment) Act, 2002 inserted Article 21-A in the Constitution of India to provide free and compulsory education of all children in the age group of six to fourteen years as a Fundamental Right. It means that every child has a right to full time elementary education of satisfactory and equitable quality in […]
As per the census, the level of urbanization in India has increased from 27.81% in 2001 to 31.16% in 2011. Urbanization in India is a consequence of demographic explosion and poverty-induced rural-urban migration. Top States in India that receive migrant workers, largely temporary and seasonal, on a large scale. They work in unskilled or semi-skilled […]
Accusations of sexual assault have spread across India’s social media as the #MeToo movement. #MeToo may have landed in India recently but it’s not a new movement. We have seen one similar movement with same name in USA last year (Harvey Weinstein’s case). The numbers of complaints of sexual harassment of women at work places […]
Reservation in India is the process of facilitating a person in education, scholarship, jobs, and in promotions with the object of ensuring a level playing field for who has category specified as SC, ST and OBC (Under Right to Equality). Also known as affirmative action, the reservation can also be a positive discrimination.