3 min read.Updated: 04 Feb 2016, 11:43 PM ISTLivemint
The argument that foreign investment benefits only a minority is flawed
The Global Education Meet (GEM), which was convened in Kerala last week, caught the headlines for the wrong reasons. At the venue of the meet, Students’ Federation of India (SFI) activists assaulted the vice-chairman of the state’s higher education council, T.P. Sreenivasan. The motive: To prevent acceleration of ‘commercialization’ of education.