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Katha students attend Fair Trade Fortnight

A series of programs are being organized by the Fair Trade Forum, India under the banner `Fair Trade Fortnight 2012’ to help promote fair trade among India’s youth. Forty five students from the Katha Lab School participated in the Delhi edition of the nationwide event on 6th December 2012. The Fair trade Forum is a […]

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Australian Federal Minister visits Katha Lab School

Celebrating Katha’s long association with the people and government of Australia, Mr Simon Crean, Minister for the Arts and Regional Development of the Government of Australia, visited the Katha Lab School on November 12, 2012. Mr Crean spoke with Padma Shri Geeta Dharmarajan,  Katha’s Executive Director, on ways and means to enhance the all round […]

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Work by children

Scratch Projects: Ship Magic food and menacing sun Copter

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MCD Commissioner visits Katha Lab School

Mr Manish Gupta, Commissioner of MCD, visited Katha Lab School on October 11th.  Geeta Dharmarajan, Katha’s Founder and Executive Director, welcomed the honourable Commissioner and escorted him around the school. They visited various different departments and met many students and teachers. Interacting with students in different classes, the honourable Commissioner discussed ongoing school projects such […]

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Visit of Sir Michael Rake, Chairman of BT Group

Sir Michael Rake, Chairman of BT Group plc, and his charming wife Lady Caroline Rake, visited the Katha School on October 9th, 2012. Accompanied by Geeta Dharmarajan, Katha’s Founder and Executive Director, they interacted with many students and teachers. Sir Michael Rake has been closely associated with Katha’s work, since BT started funding the KITES […]

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A PREMIER READING LEAGUE

Katha’s I Love Reading initiative has received generous support from BHEL, one of the largest engineering and manufacturing companies in India. Katha is excited to have signed an MOU with BHEL for funding the initiative to enhance the reading experiences and reading skills of children in 10 MCD schools in Delhi. The MOU, for a […]

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Katha Outreach Programme

Books are Cool! is an outreach programme that supports reading initiatives through providing material that is attractive, appropriate and affordable. It works closely with various organizations, like Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (Education for All, a flagship programme of Government of India), Room to Read, Eklavya etc, committed to enhancing the joys of reading. The Books are […]

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Katha Centre For Film Studies

Based in Mumbai, Katha Centre for Film Studies is a recent attempt to spread awareness about World Cinema among the young and the old. To mark the significance of a complete art form, we felt it necessary. KCFS opened for discussion the various underlying issues in cinema and has been organizing film festivals along with orientation courses […]

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Katha Books for Children

Kathakaar, Katha Centre for Children’s Literature, strives to make books a much-loved and essential part of every child’s life, and endeavours to initiate children into the colourful world of imagination and discovery by publishing splendidly illustrated picture books, green books, activity books and more, in English and Hindi – all to keep children engaged with story […]

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Katha Books for Adults

Out of 6,000 languages in the world today, 20 to 50 per cent are on the verge of extinction as children of recent generations have ceased to speak them. The loss of a language, like the extinction of a habitat, is the loss of an entire culture, a rich shared treasure house of stories, folktales, […]

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