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Ramesh Pokhriyal

'Scientific Blasphemy!' cry IIT Bombay students after HRD Minister's remark on 'scientific' Sanskrit

An article in their in-house journal points out that Pokhriyal had misquoted Rick Briggs' paper. Sanskrit, Briggs said, is one of many languages fit for programming. Not the only one

Published on 4th September 2019
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A nation of readers: Here's why it is important to build the ability to ‘learn to read’ among children

As a nation, we have been able to solve access to schools, but we haven’t been able to ensure that learning outcomes are met adequately, especially in reading and languages

Published on 31st August 2019
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Aadi Swaroopa is not just ambidextrous, she can write in any direction, style and is pretty good at creating records

Aadi Swaroopa, a 15-year-old from Mangaluru who has been trained to write with both her hands simultaneously speaks about her recent exclusive world record and how she can write different languages

Published on 13th December 2020
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Amit Khare at ThinkEdu 2021: NEP is not imposing the idea of one nation, one language

The beauty of this policy is the flexibility it offers not only in terms of languages but courses as well, said Khare

Published on 27th March 2021
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee University students protest in Urdu against English question paper 

Students claimed the questions are usually set in both English and Hindi languages in the postgraduate courses

Published on 28th January 2019
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Baby Talk is a real thing! Mothers change voice quality when talking to babies and it helps them learn languages easily

Researchers say that the shift in the timbre of mother's voice helps the toddlers to learn languages quickly beside having several other benefits

Published on 15th October 2017
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BJP MP gives zero hour notice in Rajya Sabha over demand for inclusion of Awadhi language in Constitution

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Ashok Bajpai on Monday gave a Zero Hour notice in Rajya Sabha over the demand for the inclusion of Awadhi language in the 8th schedule to the Constitution

Published on 15th March 2021
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California school launches Punjabi language classes as part of after-school programme

Currently, the languages are taught at five elementary schools, with one of the languages taught at each school

Published on 15th March 2020
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Come March, new Tamil dictionaries are likely to hit the stands

Three dictionaries — contemporary Tamil dictionary, students' literary Tamil dictionary, and a dictionary of Tamil equivalents for words from other languages will be launched by March 2019

Published on 26th December 2018
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COVID-19 Pandemic: Dalai Lama to reach out to followers online

Those interested can watch the live webcast of the teachings and listen to them in Tibetan, English, Chinese and other languages on the official websites and Facebook pages of the Dalai Lama

Published on 8th May 2020
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Death of democracy: JNU Students Union barred from academic council for 'abusing' VC

The students have been issued a notice stating that they are under "enquiry" for using abusive languages against the VC

Published on 11th July 2018
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Delhi HC asks Centre not to take court's view combatively on having EIA draft in all languages

People in remote areas are "our citizens" who need to be heard and may not understand the draft if published only in English and Hindi, the court said

Published on 25th February 2021
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Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan says multiple chairman, director posts vaccant in IITs and NITs

The Minister said three languages to be learned by the children would be the choice of the states, regions and the students themselves, at least two of the three must be Indian languages

Published on 19th July 2021
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Facebook to launch new campaign in India to help people detect COVID-related misinformation

The campaign and the website will be rolled out in English and 9 Indian languages — Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Oriya, Malayalam, Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati and Bengali

Published on 13th May 2021
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Facebook, Instagram users can now add music to posts from India's oldest label Saregama

The partnership will allow users to choose from a rich catalogue of over 100,000 songs across several different genres including film songs, devotional music, ghazals and indipop in over 25 languages

Published on 3rd June 2020

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