Hindi

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  • Hindi plays a big role in unifying India: Vice President

    Hindi plays a big role in unifying India: Vice President

    Hindi has played a historic role in the development of India's unity, integrity and linguistic goodwill and for the unification of the nation there is no element more powerful than the language spoken by most Indians, Vice President M. Venkaiah......

    November 20, 2017
  • Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan hits out at RSS

    Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan hits out at RSS

    Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has slammed the RSS, accusing it of trying to impose a unitary structure of "Hindu, Hindi, Hindusthan". Addressing the "State Autonomy Conference", organised by Viduthalai Chiruthagal Katchi (VCK) here yesterday, Vijayan alleged that the RSS......

    September 22, 2017
  • Hindi spread requires patience

    Hindi spread requires patience

    Whenever a state language wants to spread itself to the national sphere, it meets with some resistance. The limits of both are delineated. One is confined to the state while the other has the entire country for its spread. The......

    July 26, 2017
  • Pro-Kannada activists warned against breaking law

    Pro-Kannada activists warned against breaking law

    Supporting the cause of Kannada and the right to promote the local language, Bengaluru Police Commissioner Praveen Sood on Saturday however warned pro-Kannada activists against violating the law while opposing use of Hindi on signboards in the city. "Importance to......

    July 22, 2017
  • Majidi's 'Beyond The Clouds' to be trilingual with a twist

    Majidi's 'Beyond The Clouds' to be trilingual with a twist

    Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi's India-set film "Beyond The Clouds" will now be made into a trilingual as an organic part of the script narrative. Featuring actor Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khatter and Malavika Mohanan in lead roles Majid Majidi has......

    June 6, 2017
  • 'Encourage states to teach Hindi in schools, don't impose it'

    'Encourage states to teach Hindi in schools, don't impose it'

    States should be encouraged to "voluntarily" include Hindi in the curriculum instead of "compulsorily" teaching the language, the Hindi Advisory Committee of the HRD Ministry has recommended. The recommendation comes following deliberations on a presidential order last month asking the......

    May 23, 2017
  • Understanding idiom of language politics

    Understanding idiom of language politics

    It was then Home Minister Gulzarilal Nanda who brought the question of Hindi to the fore.This time, it is Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju who has done so. Many people in Tamil Nadu then immolated themselves......

    April 26, 2017
  • Govt not imposing Hindi but promoting it: Kiren Rijiju

    Govt not imposing Hindi but promoting it: Kiren Rijiju

    The Centre on Monday said it is not imposing Hindi on anyone but promoting it like other regional languages. "We are not imposing Hindi but promoting Hindi like any other language," Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju......

    April 24, 2017
  • 'Baahubali: The Beginning' set to re-release in over 1000 screens

    'Baahubali: The Beginning' set to re-release in over 1000 screens

    The Hindi version of Baahubali: The Beginning is set for re-release in over 1000 screens on Friday, exactly two weeks before the release of the second part in the franchise on April 28. The Hindi version is being released by filmmaker......

    April 6, 2017
  • MK Stalin warns of new movement against Hindi

    MK Stalin warns of new movement against Hindi

    Voicing concern over markings on milestones in English being replaced with Hindi in Tamil Nadu, DMK working president MK Stalin on Friday warned that a new movement against Hindi could start in the southern state. "If the BJP govt tries......

    March 31, 2017
  • MK Stalin warns of new movement against Hindi

    MK Stalin warns of new movement against Hindi

    Voicing concern over markings on milestones in English being replaced with Hindi in Tamil Nadu, DMK working president MK Stalin on Friday warned that a new movement against Hindi could start in the southern state. "If the BJP govt tries......

    March 31, 2017
  • Efforts on to make Hindi an official language of the UN: Govt

    Efforts on to make Hindi an official language of the UN: Govt

    Efforts are on to make Hindi one of the official languages of the United Nations and popularise the language the world over, the government said on Wednesday."The government continues its efforts in popularising Hindi worldwide and for the acceptance of......

    December 14, 2016
  • Hindi to be part of foreign languages for Aus pre-schoolers

    Hindi to be part of foreign languages for Aus pre-schoolers

     Australia announced national rollout of an online programme for pre-schoolers to learn foreign languages, including Hindi, from next year onwards.

    November 14, 2016