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Dec 15, 2017
Oscars 2018: Newton, India's official entry for Best Foreign Language Film category, out of awards raceSo far, at the Oscars, Mother India, Salaam Bombay! and Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India are the only Indian films that made it to the top five in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
Dec 07, 2017
Maharashtra govt asks central govt offices, banks and insurance companies to use MarathiMaharashtra government has asked central government offices and services like banks and insurance companies in the state to also use Marathi language in routine work.
Dec 06, 2017
Maharashtra govt issues notification to central departments, tells them to use Marathi along with English and HindiMaharashtra government on Wednesday issued a five-page notification to all the central government departments reiterating the use of Marathi, apart from English and Hindi.
Nov 30, 2017
Reverie Language Technologies presents its first Digital Indian Language Report to encourage localised contentThe report tracks trends and preferences among users of the Swalekh Flip keyboard between January and June 2017.
Nov 29, 2017
Microsoft launches AI-based language app that helps you learn ChineseThe language learning app by Microsoft is based on a suit of AI tools to recognise the language of the user and evaluates the pronunciation.
Nov 22, 2017
Microsoft announces support for Tamil language on its Translator app in Office 365People using Tamil language can listen to people speaking in the same language and see the translated text on their device with the Microsoft translator app.
Nov 22, 2017
Swalekh Flip by Reverie is designed around the Indic typing experience, and allows you to communicate in 22 Indian languagesThere is a mode switcher to rapidly toggle between two languages, as well as a cursor that allows users to make quick edits.
Nov 22, 2017
Pakistan's Oscar entry Saawan dropped from IFFI 2017: Director Farhan Alam speaks to FirstpostUS-based filmmaker Farhan Alam spoke exclusively with Firstpost about his film Saawan — Pakistan's official entry to the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 2018 Oscars — being dropped from IFFI 2017
Nov 19, 2017
Tripura govt makes using tribal language on signboards, name plates mandatoryThe Tripura government has made it mandatory to display the tribal name and language on signboards, name plates and other notice boards in all government buildings, an official said on Sunday.
Nov 15, 2017
Emoticons, irregular spellings and exclamation points help convey meaning and intent in text messagesWith trillions of text messages sent each year, we can expect the evolution of textisms, and of the language of texting more generally.