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The crisis of identity

Imagine a buzzer that goes off every time a part of the globe clashes over ethnic, religious or linguistic identities. Given the frequency and spread of such battles in recent months, from Iraq to the US, not to forget the daily battles over caste, ... Business Standard India, 4 days ago

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Linguists record endangered Indigenous Goldfields language Tjupan in bid to save it

A linguist from Yale University is recording an endangered Indigenous language in Western Australia's Goldfields region in attempt to stop it from dying out. There are only six fluent speakers of Tjupan, a complex language which originated in the ...
 ABC Online1 week ago Universal language idea translates into global success for PDPU student  Times of India1 month ago Treat all languages equally, save linguistic diversity  First Post.com2 months ago Globalisation, English and 'other' languages  Rediff.com1 day ago

Push for protecting languages whose speakers a minority

Summary The Constitution accords as much primacy to linguistic minorities as it does to religious minorities. At a time when the NDA and the PM have shown their preference for Hindi, and when the UPSC aptitude test CSAT has seen protests over ...
 Indian Express5 days ago Schools must have 25 pc minority students to get RTE exemption  Deccan Herald2 months ago Minorities panel will write to DDA  Times of India6 days ago Relaxed norm for tag not acceptable: Minority schools  Deccan Herald2 months 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 week ago

Include linguistic minorities under government scholarship schemes

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu T.V. Mohandas Pai, chairman, Manipal Global Education, giving away scholarships to Konkani students in Mangalore on Wednesday. Photo: R. Eswarraj Ivan DSouza, MLC, who distributed the ...
 The Hindu1 week ago 'Petition Centre to seek due share for linguistic minorities'  Deccan Herald1 week 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 weeks 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 Herald3 weeks 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.com4 weeks ago

Hindi vs English debate: Where do you stand?

The old linguistic war of Hindi versus other regional languages has reached a fever pitch after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s move to promote Hindi on social media is meeting strong resistance from leaders across the political spectrum, irrespective of party lines. Following him becoming prime minister, the Home Ministry sent a circular asking bureaucrats and other officers that tweets and posts on their official social media accounts should be made first in Hindi. An English version is ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Govt focus on Hindi is against linguistic equality: CPI (M)  First Post.com2 months ago Hindi note was issued by UPA govt: Centre  Deccan Herald2 months ago CPI(M): Modi Govt. giving precedence to Hindi over other national languages is an injustice  Sify2 months ago
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Lata Mangeshkar gets herself a Jain tutor

It is never too late to learn. The self-declared life-long student of music, Lata Mangeshkar at age 84 has got a linguistic teacher. This is for an album of bhajans and chants for the Jain community that she has recorded. Never one to take risks with her ...
 Bollywood Hungama1 month ago Lata Mangeshkar cuts an album for Jain community  Prokerala1 month ago
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