Attendance

JNU students as they raise slogans at a protest over the issue of compulsory attendance and other issues in New Delhi. Photo: PTI

The emotional cost of JNU protests

8 min read . 26 Mar 2018
Seventy-nine percent of BJP MPs logged 80% attendance compared with 56% Congress MPs. Photo: Vipin Kumar/HT

BJP MPs lead in Lok Sabha attendance

1 min read . 19 Jul 2017
If you had logged onto www.attendance.gov.in on Sunday, you would have found that 586 government staffers had logged their presence. A little over a month ago, this was not an option.<br />

Is the era of ‘chalta hai’ over?

3 min read . 13 Oct 2014
The website, which went live late last month, is worth visiting as a pulse check on the government of India.<br />

At work, finally

1 min read . 10 Oct 2014
  Chamru Singh Banjara of the Baiga community studies by the light of an oil lamp at his cousin’s hut, where he lives. Difficulties with his eyesight prevent Banjara from studying at night, and he can’  (Chamru Singh Banjara of the Baiga community studies by the light of an oil lamp at his cousin’s hut, where he lives. Difficulties with his eyesight prevent Banjara from studying at night, and he can’)

High on education

7 min read . 21 Aug 2009