31 Oct 2014
Patna: Accusing BJP of trying to appropriate the legacy of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel by organising functions sponsored by the central government on the occasion of his birth anniversary, ruling Janta Dal-United JD(U) on Friday said it should instead "remember Muzaffarnagar and Trilokpuri riots".
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Shashi Tharoor, who was sacked as Congress spokesman in the wake of his effusive praise of Prime Minister, on Thursday attacked the Narendra Modi government for "ignoring the martyrdom" of Indira Gandhi, whose death anniversary falls on Friday.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: In view of the "Run for Unity" on Friday to mark Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birth anniversary, some government offices in the heart of Delhi will close at 2 pm on Thursday.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Delhi boy Rohan Gandotra has been chosen to play the male lead in Ashotush Gowariker's TV debut show 'Everest'. Rohan will play Aakash Joshi, a dare-devil journalist, on the show and will be seen making a documentary on the highest mountain range.
25 Oct 2014
Chennai: Amidst growing voices accusing the union government of trying to "impose" Hindi through the state-run radio service, All India Radio on Saturday said it was "committed to conserve, enrich and promote regional languages."
15 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Shiv Sena's Hindi mouthpiece 'Dopahar Ka Saamna', poured vitriol on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing that he and his party had forgotten Sena's contribution to their landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections.
11 Oct 2014
Chennai: Hrithik Roshan-starrer 'Bang Bang', which has raked in over Rs 4 crore within the first week of its release in Kerala, has become the most successful Hindi film in the state.
06 Oct 2014
Mumbai: To promote use of Hindi and reach out to investors conversant in this language, capital markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has enhanced focus on its use and will soon empanel professionals for translation of its various documents into this language.
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.
07 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Model-turned-actress Lisa Haydon, who shares screen space with Akshay Kumar in upcoming film 'The Shaukeens', says in her initial years in Bollywood she used to watch the 'Khiladi' star's films to learn Hindi.