Best Indian Films 2019: Poetry and courage across languages, from Assamese to Hindi, Khasi, Malayalam and more
2019 was a year in which small films in the Assamese and Khasi languages drew eyeballs, and the Kerala-based film industry aka Mollywood outdid itself.
News18 India retains status as most read regional news platform; unique visitors' count jumps 11.6% to 85 mn
News18 Bangla2 grabbed the number one position amongst the Bengali news sites, with an incredible 21 percent month-on-month growth of unique visitors.
'Why only Gujarati?': Mamata Banerjee says JEE (Mains) must be conducted in all regional languages, warns of protests
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday criticised the Centre for adding Gujarati as a medium for the JEE (Mains) and asked why all other regional languages, including Bengali, should not be included as well
Mythology for the Millennial: From Gujarat's folktales, a strange fable topped with backwards feminism
As someone who likes to look up old folktales, I can tell you all stories are the same, whether they're from Greece or Britain or France or India | Read Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan's new #MythologyForTheMillennial column
Fast and Furious: Hobbs and Shaw reunites Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham in yet another adventure while the dynamic duo try to combat evil mercenary Brixton, played by Idris Elba
Telugu fastest growing language in US: Number of speakers in America grew by 86% between 2010 and 2017
The rise of Telugu was connected to the links forged between Hyderabad and the US engineering and technology industries, Prasad Kunisetty, founder of the Telugu People Foundation, a non-profit organisation in the US, was quoted as saying.
'We don’t come to your events, you aren't allowed to ours': Astrophysicist Karan Jani accuses US temple officials of religious bias
Astrophysicist Karan Jani has alleged on Twitter that a temple in US' Atlanta, Shakti Mandir, denied him and his friends entry to play garba and celebrate the Hindu festival of Navratri as the temple officials couldn't identify them as Hindus.
Chinmay Tumbe’s book India Moving is a thorough look at the many migratory movements the country has witnessed both across its borders, and most crucially within them.
Gandhi and his autobiography will be needed as long as we desire to rise above our failings: Tridip Suhrud
Gandhi's autobiography can aid one in the quest for truth and desire to live an ethical life, says Tridip Suhrud who has authored the recently published Critical Edition of My Experiments With Truth
ICANN to enable website name booking in Indian scripts starting with Devanagari, Gurmukhi and Gujarati
At present website name with extension .bharat can be booked only in Devanagari script which has limited letters that are identified by internet servers.
The Aayush Sharma, Zarina Hussain-starrer is a love story that develops over the festivities of Navratri
Maharashtra Governor's speech goof-up: Shiv Sena attacks CM, says govt 'pessimistic' towards Marathi language
The Shiv Sena on Tuesday claimed that Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis shied away from speaking in Marathi at public events.
Lost in translation: Maharashtra CM apologises after Gujarati translation of guv's speech plays in House
In a huge embarrassment for Maharashtra's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena combine, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday had to tender an unconditional apology in the legislature after a Gujarati translation audio of Governor CV Rao's speech was played in the House. His action followed the Governor taking the issue with Assembly Speaker Haribhau Bagade soon after his speech.
Jackie Shroff to play lead in Gujarati adaptation of Priyanka Chopra produced Marathi comedy-drama Ventilator
Jackie Shroff has been roped in to play the lead in the Gujarati adaptation of Rajesh Mapuskar’s Marathi comedy-drama Ventilator
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi says Narendra Modi's mismanagement increased debt in state
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Gujarat's rising debt of "Rs 2,41,000 crore", which he blamed on Modi's "mismanagement."
Workers of the MNS protested against a jewellery shop in Dadar and a hotel in Mahim here, asking them to remove the signboards in Gujarati, police said.
Workers of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) protested against a jewellery shop in Dadar and a hotel in Mahim in Mumbai, asking them to remove the signboards in Gujarati, police said
I am a Gujarati who lives in Karnataka. Both states have individual identities. Surat, where my parents live, was an international port town till about 1700. It has a mix of people, all sorts of castes and communities, who have visited and stayed over centuries.
A foodie’s paradise, Ghatkopar's Khau Galli is a must-go if you want to explore some lip smacking Indian street food.
NEET is a neat way to roll back the small gains that rural vernacular students of non-Hindi states have been able to make in terms of career. It has to go. No institution or agency or their whims and conspiracies are more important than the people.