19 Sep 2014
New Delhi/Chennai: Under attack from Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and political parties in the state, the UGC decided to withdraw its controversial circular directing universities to teach Hindi as one of the primary languages in undergraduate courses.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi/Chennai: Under attack from Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and political parties in the state, the University Grants Commission on Thursday decided to withdraw its controversial circular directing universities to teach Hindi as one of the primary languages in undergraduate courses.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday said that Union Home Ministry circular seeking to make Hindi as primary language in universities in the southern state is not legal.
14 Sep 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said that the use of Hindi and regional languages must be encouraged.
14 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver his speech in the United National General Assembly in New York in Hindi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday.
05 Sep 2014
Mumbai: The weather seems to have taken a toll on the health of megastar Amitabh Bachchan. On Tuesday, Big B shot for ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ (KBC) and finished his shoot for the day, but during the night, he didn't feel too well.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday put its stamp of approval over decision to declare Urdu as second official language in Uttar Pradesh, saying language laws of the country are not rigid but accommodative to secure the object of linguistic secularism.
14 Sep 2013
New Delhi: September 14 is celebrated as Hindi Diwas to mark the importance of Hindi language. It was back in 1949, that the constituent assembly decided to acknowledge Hindi as the official language and in 1950, the Constitution of India adopted Hindi in Devanagri Script as the official language of the union.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government launched the .bharat domain name in devanagari script covering eight languages including Hindi, Konkani and Marathi.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley gave the final nod to the much-delayed National War Memorial project which would be built in the India Gate complex at a proposed cost of around Rs 400 crore.