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Sep 13, 2019
From Star Trek's Klingon to Tolkien's Tengwar and GoT's Dothraki: How to build a ‘perfect’ languageA conlang is an artificial or fictional language, which have recently been gaining attention with the popularity of television shows like Game of Thrones and Start Trek. When constructing an artificial language, how can it be made perfect?
Jul 19, 2019
AAP's push for Bhojpuri can corner Manoj Tiwari over unfulfilled promise of bringing language into 8th ScheduleWhile Maithili’s rich literary past gets recognised, Bhojpuri, for the lack of a script, doesn’t get included in the 8th Schedule.
Jun 22, 2019
Miyah poetry: How Assam’s Bengali-Muslims used words to capture a lifetime of oppression and abuseAssam's Bengal-origin Muslims have found a voice — of protest, of hope and love — in the words of Miyah poetry.
Jun 19, 2019
Hindi imposition row: Centre should realise that diversity in language leads to unity rather than fragmentationIn the words of British scholar Sir John Strachey, India has so much diversity of race, language and religion that every state is a country in its own.
May 28, 2019
Monkey experiment show same calls in two group that separated 3.5 million years agoThe experiments also gave scientists insights into the evolution of language in human beings.
Feb 21, 2019
International Mother Language Day: UNESCO says a language disappears every 2 weeks; over 600 endangered lingos in India aloneThe 19th International Mother Language Day is being observed today world over, as the UNESCO-recognised event seeks to celebrate the linguistic diversity in the world.
Feb 04, 2019
Understanding mental illness: Metaphors that cause you harm, and metaphors that help you healIs metaphorising – some might even say romanticising – mental illness a privilege of those who have access to private psychiatry, medication, therapists and readings? Or does it belong just as much to those who travel from all over Karnataka and beyond, wait hours in the NIMHANS out-patient department and then stand for 90 minutes in the three-pronged pharmacy queue?
Dec 28, 2018
Examining the evidence for ‘Aryan’ migrations into India: The story of our ancestors and where we came fromThe ‘Aryans,’ it is now clear, migrated to India once upon a time. Just like everyone else. And there is nothing special or frightening about this fact.
Nov 16, 2018
The Brahminisation of justice or why our English-only Supreme Court needs a taste of linguistic democracyThe privilege that English enjoys in the Supreme Court needs to be diluted in order to make its portals accessible to those who speak languages different from the clipped and accented English of foreign-educated but exorbitantly expensive lawyers
Oct 17, 2018
Language used in Facebook posts can predict diagnosis of depression: ResearchTo build the algorithm, the researchers looked back at 524,292 Facebook updates from the years.