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International Mother language Day 2018: A day to celebrate and promote linguistic diversity

International Mother language Day 2018: A day to celebrate and...

New Delhi : A language disappears every two weeks on average, and with it its entire heritage, claims the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. With that statistic in mind, the UN agency introduced International Mother language Day ... Sify, 1 month ago
Language Movement Day celebrated across West Bengal Business Standard, 1 month ago

7 images for linguistics

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Multilingual literary fest on February 24, 25

Karavali Lekhakiyara Vachakiyara Sangha will organise a multi-linguistic literary fest at Tulu Bhavan, Urwa Store in Mangaluru on February 24 and 25. Addressing reporters here on Wednesday, Association president Shashilekha B said that the programme will be ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

DMK, BJP engage in a war of words over Tamil invocation row

A religious-linguistic row in Tamil Nadu has turned into an all-out battle between the DMK and BJP, with the leaders of both the parties engaged in a war of words. The DMK has threatened to launch an anti-Hindi agitation like in 1965 to protest the BJP-led ...
 DNA2 months ago

Contemporary intellectuals' right to opportunism

In brief, degraded intellectualism, from far right to far left, now champion caste, communal, regional and linguistic identities that suit the fragmented politics of India
 DNA2 months ago

Combining linguistics, archaeology and ancient DNA genetics to understand deep human history

It’s difficult to understand what people mean when they say that a language is “old”. A person is old who was born a long time ago, but a language is recreated by its speakers every generation – so every generation, it changes.
 catchnews.com2 weeks ago

Felicitation to folklorist

GUWAHATI, Feb 20 - The B Barooah College Alumni Association will felicitate renowned linguist, folklorist and academician Dr Pramod Chandra Bhattacharyya at a function scheduled to be held from 3 pm on February 24, on the occasion of his 94th birthday.
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago

Major focus on translations among publishing houses in India

(ATTN EDITORS: The rich linguistic diversity of India is fast seeping into the English publishing space as translations from Indian languages to English are at an all-time high. In this new series "Translating India" beginning Feb 9, ten noted translators -- ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Language previously unknown to linguists discovered in Southeast Asia

A language previously unknown to linguists -- dubbed Jedek -- has been found in the Malay Peninsula, researchers from Sweden report. The community in which Jedek is spoken is more gender-equal than Western societies, there is almost no interpersonal violence, ...
 Science Daily2 months ago

Kaafi Sahi: The republic of slang

I remember vividly the period of transition — both economic and linguistic — in the 1990s, when ‘yaar’ became ‘ya’. I grew up in Allahabad. Amongst ourselves, my friends and I spoke Hindi. Not Hinglish but Hindi. We said ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
Business Standard

Mark Zuckerberg's apology is the linguistic equivalent of 'shit happens'

This week, two high profile CEOs have issued public apologies on behalf of their corporations Annabelle Lukin | The Conversation Last Updated at April 11, 2018 11:42 IST Mark Zuckerberg A corporate apology echoes the words we are so familiar with from our ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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