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"Hindi is not thrust in JIPMER," says Lieutenant-Governor of Puducherry Tamilisai Soundararajan

One should have love and affection towards one's mother tongue but there should not be any hatred or opposition to other languages which are the mother tongues of others, she said

Published on 18th May 2022

Restless before, at ease after: TN students share their experience of attempting offline Class XII exams 

After the exams, however, the students were in better spirits as many said the language paper was easy, the students shared

Published on 6th May 2022

Two-language policy to continue, no plans on switching to three-language policy: TN School Edu Commissioner

Since 1967, the ruling DMK and its rival AIADMK, the two Dravidian parties in Tamil Nadu who have ruled the state at different intervals, have opposed the implementation of the three-language formula

Published on 25th April 2022

PhD scholar from University of Kashmir arrested for "highly provocative and seditious" article

Fazili's article was published in The Kashmir Walla on November 6, 2011. According to a police official, the article has used prescriptive language with instructional intent

Published on 18th April 2022

Why is English still the preferred language in competitive exams?

NTA conducts NEET, one of the most important exams in the country, and it said how the choice of language depends on the candidate and the NEET question paper will be available in 13 languages

Published on 16th April 2022

Karnataka HC stays govt orders making Kannada compulsory subject in higher education

Orally, the court observed that it is not against any language and that it is only looking at whether any regional language can be made compulsory under NEP

Published on 7th April 2022

Why are Telangana language pundits demanding paper-III for Teachers Entrance Test (TET)?

Separate question paper for language pundits should be prepared from subjects they studied. Paper-III was there in the undivided state, AP has it while Telangana dismissed it, said President of RUPPT

Published on 4th April 2022

Over 20k students absent on the first day of Karnataka SSLC exams

As far as the exam itself was concerned, many students found that the first language paper on Monday was easy

Published on 29th March 2022

DU English teachers fear loss of livelihood, urge VC to restore department workload cutdown by new UGCF

The teachers also contended that the proposed UGCF structure does not take into account the reality of school education where students study English till Class XII as a compulsory language

Published on 24th March 2022

India doing better than China: Edu Ministry; questioned about 6% GDP allocation for education 

The Ministry of Education answered questions on increase in investments in education, drop-out rates and the importance granted to local languages in the NEP during Question Hour in Rajya Sabha

Published on 23rd March 2022

#ThinkEdu2022: How can you evaluate 12 years of education in a three-hour test? asks TN Minister Ponmudi  

He said since India takes pride in 'unity in diversity' with its different languages and cultures, the education system should also be tailored to suit the diverse population

Published on 8th March 2022

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu: Mix of online and classroom teaching needed for all-round development of students

Naidu said language and traditional methods should be followed by everyone and that it was everybody’s responsibility to pass on this culture to future generations

Published on 2nd March 2022

Tamil Nadu doctors are helping medicos overcome English language barrier via WhatsApp

To study an entire syllabus in a new language creates mental and psychological problems for several students

Published on 12th February 2022

Budget 2022: Grants to institutes for the promotion of Indian languages nosedive this year. But why?

While there is a lack of data available to determine the spending for various languages under this scheme in the year 2020-21, what we do know is that the government spent Rs 378.62 

Published on 1st February 2022

FM Sitharaman promises high quality e-content via 200 TV channels for Classes 1-12 at Budget 2022

The expansion of channels is expected to enable all states to provide supplementary education in regional languages 

Published on 1st February 2022

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