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Politicians who curb language rights will make us a poorer nation

Some politicians are calling for language rights to be curbed. But Malaysia is richer because of its cultural and linguistic variety. Is national unity in Malaysia about speaking only one language? Or being multi-cultural? To answer that, try ..., 3 days ago
Reawakening a sleeping language ABC Online, 1 day ago

Panel: Probe schools for ‘forcing’ Sanskrit

The Linguistic Minorities Commission has issued a notice to the city’s education department to initiate an inquiry, and subsequent action against the Delhi government schools where students from the minority community are “forced” to opt for Sanskrit as ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago Rajasthan govt rolls back merger of linguistic minorities schools  Times of India4 weeks ago Unification takes toll on linguistic minority schools  Times of India1 month ago

Vice President Ansari steps into UPSC debate, bats for English

In linguistically diverse India, English has emerged as a common communication platform, said Vice President M Hamid Ansari while interacting with students at Sophia College for Women on Tuesday.
 Times of India4 weeks ago

Nandan link for Indian language films

Since films made in Guwahati, Goa, Gujarat or Trivandrum seldom travel to other linguistic screens, Nandan — now in its 30th year — will screen six Indian language films between September 26 and 28.
 Times of India1 month ago

How websites help preserve Kashmiri languages

Kashmiri linguist Asiya Zahoor's website Bol Bosh is the latest in a growing body of online platforms that aim to preserve the region's various narratives. Amrita Madhukalya reports
 DNA1 month ago

Tamil Nadu: where the masses set the norm

Word is that Tamil is a language like no other. And researchers at the People's Linguistic Survey of India have several reasons to offer.
 Times of India1 month ago

'Petition Centre to seek due share for linguistic minorities'

Manipal Global Education Chairman T V Mohandas Pai has suggested the need to petition the Union government to address the issue of inconsistency in the implementation of provisions of Article 30 of the Indian Constitution pertaining to minorities. Speaking at ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

I-Day: Kondareddy Fort illuminated

Kunool was the first Capital of Andhra Pradesh soon after formation of the first Linguistic State in India and incidentally the 68th Independence Day will also be celebrated in the same town. These celebrations, for the first time after division of Andhra ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Jamia scholar unravels the richness of Kashmiri literature, languages

The rich linguistic diversity of Kashmir and its associated literature have now found documentation in the form of a wonderful website. A PhD scholar at Jamia Millia Islamia University in Delhi, Asiya Zahoor has collaborated with her sister and another ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

UPSC row: Will the civil services be a victim of divide and rule politics?

The debate became even more messier on Tuesday as it now threatened to tread not only on the linguistic divide but also on the divisions based on science and humanities and urban and rural background. The post UPSC row: Will the civil services be a victim of ...
 First Post.com2 months ago
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