22 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In the midst of a row over removal of German as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas, Union Minister Uma Bharati said Sanskrit should be recognised as an "intermediary" language to fill the "gap" between English and Hindi in the country.
21 Nov 2014
London: Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck's reunion with former club Manchester United supplies one of the sub-plots as the Premier League resumes this weekend following the international break.
20 Nov 2014
Washington: Twitter has indexed and made searchable every public tweet made since the microblogging platform's launch in 2006, which amounts to hundreds of billions of messages.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The development in the subject, technique and theme represented in the novels of women storytellers spread across 150 years in India is the subject of a new book, 'Jasmine on a String: A Survey of Women Writing English Fiction in India'.
18 Nov 2014
London: 'Vape' - the act of smoking from an electronic cigarette - has been chosen by Oxford Dictionaries as its international word of the year for 2014 after use of the term more than doubled over the last year.
13 Nov 2014
Varanasi: RSS-affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) opposed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' campaign and urged him to amend it to 'Made by India', cautioning him against repeating the "past mistakes".
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Jagran Prakashan Ltd, publishers of leading Hindi daily Dainik Jagran, on Wednesday reported a 24.09 percent increase in its consolidated net profit at Rs 56.55 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014.
06 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, whose English film 'A Decent Arrangement' releases in India on Friday, says the audience in the country is ready to accept their actors speaking in a different language and that language should never be a barrier in filmmaking.
10 Nov 2014
LG Electronics will begin rolling out the much-awaited Android 5.0 Lollipop upgrade for its G3 smartphones this week, according to reports. The company will also offer the Lollipop upgrade for other mobile devices later.
12 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has put details of the methodology used in translation of questions from English to Hindi language on its website to help the candidates of various competitive examinations conducted by it.