India  /  Published 16.07.19

Tamil trouble for Modi government again

The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday cancelled the postal department recruitment examination held on Sunday after its ally in Tamil Nadu, the AIADMK, broke ranks for the day to join hands with arch...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.09.19

Amit Shah: Don’t want to impose Hindi but…

Union home minister Amit Shah on Wednesday said he never asked for imposing Hindi over other languages but appealed for a common second language other than the mother tongue.The DMK postponed “tempo...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 14.09.19

If we have Hindi Diwas, why not Kannada Day?

Mainstream of consciousnessHome Minister Amit Shah has said Hindi can play a key role in uniting the country. Why Hindi? In his words: 'India is a country of different languages and every language has...
By Upala Sen in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.09.19

Hindi Diwas: Amit Shah's tweets result in #StopHindiImposition

By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.06.19

Stalin issues ultimatum on Hindi

DMK president M.K. Stalin has alleged that the Centre’s move to drop the clause on compulsory Hindi learning in non-Hindi-speaking states in the draft National Education Policy was aimed at deceivin...
By PTI in Chennai


India  /  Published 30.05.19

White kurta-pyjama, Hindi dominating themes at swearing-in of Modi, ministers

Traditional Indian wear with hues of saffron and use of Hindi language for oath-taking were the overriding themes at the glittering swearing-in of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union ministers of t...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.01.20

'Samvidhaan' is Oxford's Hindi word of 2019

Oxford University Press (OUP) on Tuesday named Samvidhaan' (Constitution) the Oxford Hindi Word of 2019, saying it received widespread attention in the year which was witness to the spirit of the Indi...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.06.19

JNU to discuss making Hindi compulsory in undergraduate courses

The Jawaharlal Nehru University is expected to discuss on June 28 a UGC proposal to make Hindi a compulsory language for all 11 undergraduate courses, a move that its students' union has opposed. ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 06.06.19

Girls outsmart boys in Tripura HS

Science stream students grabbed the top 10 positions in this year’s High Secondary examination, the results of which was declared by the Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) on Thursday.In te...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

India  /  Published 13.01.19

Bangla Pokkho: the outfit fighting for the rights of Bengalis

Bangla pokkho means for Bengal. “We are doing this for Bengal and the Bengalis,” says Kausik Maiti, one of the members of the organisation named Bangla Pokkho. It has been in the news for what has...
By Manasi Shah


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