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Indian embassy in US starts free Hindi classes for Americans, foreign nationals

The free Hindi classes would be imparted by Moxraj, a teacher of Indian Culture at the embassy, from January 16, the Indian Embassy said on Monday

Published on 14th January 2020
Ramesh Pokhriyal

The New Education Policy will fulfil Prime Minister Modi's vision of a new India: Ramesh Pokhriyal

The HRD Minister said that the NEP, which inculcates India's rich tradition, heritage and values, will be a step in the right direction and will propel us towards a better future full of possibilities

Published on 9th January 2020
Rohan Murty

India is in the middle of a massive loss of indigenous literature and the wisdom that comes with it: Rohan Murty

Murty said that as consumers, parents often feel that Indian literature is a little gory and children cannot be allowed to read it without censorship

Published on 8th January 2020
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Sanskrit has all the answers: How JNU's Sanskrit seminar can help us hold on to our roots

Dr Ram Nath Jha of the Sanskrit Department, who has been pivotal in organising the conference said that around 100 research papers will be presented in Sanskrit

Published on 26th December 2019
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Conduct lectures, slogans will not help solve issues: JNU's Yogi meets VC to ask for a rollback of fees

The students of Jawaharlal Nehru University have been protesting against an imminent fee hike and hostel rule changes for almost two months now

Published on 20th December 2019
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Will three new Sanskrit Central Universities help revive the language in India?

Minister Satyapal Singh said last December that the ministry has initiated a proposal to turn three deemed universities teach in Sanskrit into central universities

Published on 11th December 2019
Feroze Khan

BHU Muslim prof joins arts' faculty after students relentlessly protest against his appointment to Sanskrit dept

Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan Department Dean Bindeswari Prasad Mishra confirmed that Khan has joined the Arts Faculty of the university where he will teach Sanskrit  

Published on 10th December 2019
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Should students be able to veto their teachers or decide if they are qualified to teach them?

The critical point here is — should students have a veto, or a say, in the initial appointment of teachers? Can they actually decide among themselves?

Published on 7th December 2019
Aleena won first prize for Sanskrit elocution and Arabic recitation

Meet Aleena MH, the Trivandrum high-schooler who has award-winning Sanskrit elocution

Aleena MH has always had a flair for languages and has proved it at the Revenue District Youth Festival competition with winning the prize for her flawless Sanskrit elocution

Published on 5th December 2019
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BHU professors call for immediate annulment of Muslim prof in letter to President Kovind

They have called for the immediate annulment of the appointment of Feroz Khan to the Department and place him in any other Sanskrit teaching department of the University

Published on 25th November 2019
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Meet the Muslim professor hired to teach Sanskrit at Ramakrishna Mission in Bengal, amid BHU row

The Muslim teacher believes that Sanskrit is a part of India's cultural ethos. The ancient Sanskrit texts and scriptures include great teachings that every Indian citizen should know or be made aware

Published on 22nd November 2019
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BHU reopens Sanskrit department after week-long protest against Muslim prof's appointment

The VC said that semester examinations are about to begin and students should cooperate in ensuring smooth conduct of classes

Published on 21st November 2019
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We are with Feroz Khan: How BHU students are uniting to stand with Muslim Sanskrit prof 

These students, carrying placards saying 'We are with Feroz Khan', are supporting the beleaguered professor, who has not been able to take classes since his appointment

Published on 21st November 2019
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Paresh Rawal 'stunned' by BHU protests, supports Muslim prof of Sanskrit

Pointing out that language had no correlation with religion, Rawal appealed to the students to not engage in "idiocy"

Published on 20th November 2019
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We will not be silent if anything happens to Muslim prof: AMU students tell BHU's Sanskrit department

We hope that BHU maintains impartiality in the campus. We are closely watching the situation at BHU with regards to the Muslim Professor, says the AMUSU statement

Published on 19th November 2019

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