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Friday, December 04, 2020

Hindi language


Should Hindi be imposed in the country? Language experts debate

September 14, 2020 9:10 am

'If a government insisted absolutely, it could get away with anything. Then why not the imposition of Hindi? No government ever dared'

Happy Hindi Diwas 2020: Wishes, Images, Quotes, Whatsapp Messages, Status, and Photos

September 14, 2020 12:34 pm

Happy Hindi Diwas 2020 Wishes Status, Images, Quotes, Messages: Here are some messages, quotes, and images that you can share with your friends and relatives on the occasion

'Experienced similar taunts from govt officers': P Chidambaram on Kanimozhi's CISF incident

August 10, 2020 6:33 pm

Taking to Twitter, the former finance minister said that whatever happened with the DMK leader was not unusual.

Law on mandatory Hindi in lower courts: HC issues notice to Haryana govt

June 23, 2020 1:31 pm

The petitioners — Sameer Jain and others — have challenged the amendment made to the law by Haryana government on May 11.

Implications of imposing Hindi language in Punjab and Haryana High Court

June 18, 2020 12:01 pm

The Governor of Haryana has also sent his recommendation to the President of India, in terms of Article 348(2) of Constitution of India, for his consent which will authorize use of Hindi language in proceedings before the Punjab & Haryana High Court.

Lessons unlearnt

September 24, 2019 2:54 am

Linguistic policy should not be driven by a politics of identity.

Speakeasy: Speaking in Tongues

September 22, 2019 6:01 am

Lessons from history on the dangers of language politics

Idea of one country, one language was bequeathed to us by colonialists

September 20, 2019 11:13 am

All totalitarian regimes — communist, militarist, right-wing or even social-welfarist — seem to share an anxiety about plurality. For, that could lead to questions being asked from the powers that be. Plurality is chaos, while a unitary entity is controllable.

Amit Shah: Never asked for imposing Hindi over regional languages 

September 18, 2019 10:11 pm

Last week, Shah had pitched for Hindi as a common language for the country, reigniting the debate on the issue even as regional satraps in the south said they would oppose any attempt to “impose” the language.

Why Tamil Nadu will again offer maximum pushback to Hindi

September 17, 2019 6:18 pm

In a culturally autonomous Tamil Nadu, Hindi and Sanskrit are not some languages, but inter-changeable metaphors of north Indian domination and that’s precisely why it instantly unites people across party-lines, including those who ally with the BJP from time to time.