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AA EDIT | Farewell Milan Kundera

An author, once quoted by a journalist, is no longer master of his word

14 Jul 2023 12:00 AM

In a changing world, it’s vital people continue to use their mother tongue

The beauty of academic education is that the majority of it comes from books that can be more easily produced in areas with greater resources.

20 Feb 2020 2:12 AM

Over 19,500 languages spoken in India as mother tongue: Census

There are 121 languages which are spoken by 10,000 or more people in India, which has a population of 121 crore, it said.

01 Jul 2018 4:42 PM

All courses should be taught in Indian languages: Venkaiah Naidu

If teaching and learning in Indian languages is not promoted, future generations won't be able to speak their mother tongues, Naidu said.

17 May 2018 8:22 AM

Speaking my mother tongue

Americans are now raising their children to be bilingual or even multilingual.

21 Feb 2018 3:04 AM


Allow mother tongue for civil services main exam: CPI(M)

Ritabrata Banerjee said, civil services aptitude test in English was discriminatory against Hindi and eight other scheduled languages.

22 Mar 2017 1:52 PM