It's among the few Aztec words that have made their way into the Oxford English Dictionary, author Simon Winchester tells Gargi Gupta at Zee-JLF DNA, 1 month ago
Brexit, the year's key political term, along with glam-ma and YouTuber are among the 500 new words, phrases and senses added in the Oxford English Dictionary's latest quarterly update released today. Brexit's inclusion in the Oxford English ...Business Standard, 2 months ago YouTuber, glam-ma make it into OED with Brexit Prokerala, 2 months ago
Post-truth (according to The Oxford English Dictionary): Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief. There's no better example of post-truth ...catchnews.com, 1 month ago
How much power does an American president have? Enough, apparently, to issue executive orders considered unsound by ethicists . And enough to alter the language we use, as evidenced by dictionary updates centered on heads of state past and present. The ...Huffington Post, 3 weeks ago
UID/Aadhaar-based surveillance does not end with the collection of fingerprints and iris scan, it goes quite beyond it and poses a lethal threat to the idea of India, says Gopal Krishna.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com While responding to a request for an urgent hearing in the matter of 'biometric information' based e-identity and 12-digit biometric unique identification (UID)/Aadhaar number-related projects, when the Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar-headed three judge bench asked, ...Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
Madness is compelling enough for the advertiser, but madness combined with a felicity for language captures something elemental. The automatism that comes with pop cultural depictions of madness is a perfect conduit for the linguistic savant. The madman, not ...Business Line, 4 weeks ago
While responding to a request for the urgent hearing in the matter of biometric information based e-identity and 12-digit biometric unique identification (UID)/Aadhaar number related projects, when a three-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice ...catchnews.com, 1 month ago
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