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'Gehraiyaan' Starring Deepika Padukone, 2nd Most Viewed Hindi Direct-To-OTT Film In 2022

Deepika Padukone's film "Gehraiyaan" is still generating the most hype in B-Town after already being out for half a year. Sources from Ormax Media state that "Gehraiyaan" attracted a sizable audience in 2022. This year, it is the second-most-watched Hindi direct-to-Ott release. Deepika Padukone, Ananya Pandey, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Dhairya Karwa played the… read-more

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 04:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Deepika Padukone, Gehraiyaan, Ott Platform, Hindi, film

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UN General Assembly Adopts Multilingualism, Mentions Hindi, Bangla & Urdu For First Time

The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted multilingualism, an India-sponsored resolution, for the first time mentioning Hindi language. With this, UN will continue to disseminate messages and communications in official as well as non-official languages, which includes Hindi language. Furthermore, the resolution also mentions Bangla and Urdu for the first time. Ambassador TS Tirumurti welcomed the gesture and expressed gratitude… read-more

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 - 11:33 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: UN, UNGA, Multilingualism, TS Tirumurti, Hindi

Courtesy: ANI

Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

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New Commercial For 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' Hints Return Of Dayaben

Actor Disha Vakani, who portrayed Dayaben in the iconic Hindi sitcom "Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah" (TMKOC), is expected to return, according to a recent promo. Despite Jethalal's warning in the trailer that Sundar could be lying, Sundar tells his sister is on her way to Gokuldham society. Vakani quit "TMKOC" in 2017. TMKOC tells the story of daily events in Mumbai's Gokuldham Society and the people that live there.  

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 12:55 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: TMKOC, sitcom, Hindi, Dayaben, Mumbai

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Ajay devgn, Kiccha Sudeep

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Kiccha Sudeep Comments On Hindi Being National Language 'Talking On Behalf Of Everybody'

Kiccha Sudeep pondered on the argument he'd begun about Hindi being the national language, as well as the social media back-and-forth he'd had with Ajay Devgn. When the matter got political, he stated that he was unconcerned and declined to participate in any more talks. However, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the problem, he opted to answer, claiming that he was speaking on behalf of everyone, not only Kannadigas.  

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 08:15 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Kiccha Sudeep, Ajay Devgn, PM Modi, Hindi, national language

Courtesy: Indian Express

Sudeep and Ajay Devgn

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Former Karnataka CM Slams Ajay Devgn Over 'National Language' Remarks

Former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has slammed Bollywood actor Ajay Devgan over his national language remarks. After Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn lashed out at actor Kiccha Sudeep on Twitter for stating that Hindi is no longer the national language, Kumaraswamy is now slamming the 'Singham' actor. Taking to Twitter, he wrote, "Actor @ajaydevgn is not only hyper in nature but also shows his ludicrous behaviour."

Fri, 29 Apr 2022 - 11:54 AM / by Varun Das

Tags: national language, Hindi, Ajay Devgn, Karnataka, Bollywood

Courtesy: ANI

Linkedin now available in Hindi.

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LinkedIn Adds Hindi In Its Interface; Targets 600 Million People Globally

LinkedIn, famous as a job-sharing platform, on December 2, launched its Hindi interface, targeting 600 million Hindi speakers globally. The platform will now support 25 languages globally. Users can access their feed, profile, jobs, messaging, and create content in Hindi on iOS, Android, and desktops, reported PTI. "We are strengthening our vision to create economic opportunity for every member of the workforce,'' said Ashutosh Gupta, India… read-more

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 06:22 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: LinkedIn, India, Hindi, Hindi Interface, language

IIT Kanpur

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IIT Kanpur To Introduce Multi-Lingual Institute

IIT Kanpur has declared building a new institute named Shivani Centre for the “seamless integration of students from Hindi and other Indian languages (OILs) backgrounds.” The institute will offer course content in regional languages that will enable the students to get preferred jobs in sectors with restricted opportunities at the end of the academic session. Besides, the institutes will help in the development of self-expression and… read-more

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 10:06 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Hindi, Indian Languages, Education, university, IIT kanpur

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Google's Hindi translation of word 'Unworried'.

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Twitteratis Hilariously Exploit Google Translation Of 'Unworried' As 'Avivaahit' In Hindi

Netizens had an amusing day on March 26 after Google translated the word 'Unworried' in Hindi as 'avivaahit' (unmarried). Odisha's IPS officer Sanjay Kumar also tweeted about the same asking users to search Hindi meaning of 'unworried'. Besides, translations of the same in Urdu and Marathi was shown as 'ghair-shadi-shuda' and 'avivaahit' respectively. The glitch has now been rectified but attracted hilarious reactions as one wrote "Google is… read-more

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 04:16 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Google, Twitter, Translation, Hindi, Urdu, Marathi

Courtesy: The Indian Express

PM Narendra Modi

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'Aatmanirbharta' Becomes Oxford's Hindi Word Of The Year 2020

Oxford Languages has named word Aatmanirbharta as Hindi word of the year 2020. For the feat, Oxford selects only such words that reflect the mood of the nation for the particular year. Aatmanirbharta "validated the day-to-day achievements of the countless Indians who dealt with and survived the perils of a pandemic", stated Oxford. It added there was a significant increase in the usage of the word after PM Narendra Modi… read-more

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:13 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Aatmanirbharta, Oxford Word Of The Year, Hindi, Narendra Modi

Courtesy: NDTV

Kannada Alphabet

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Bengaluru: Parents Oppose Schools Teaching Kannada Language In English

Some private school teachers in Bengaluru are reportedly using English to teach Kannada language. They opine that it is for "easier" understanding. But, students' parents have opposed this vehemently. While claiming that the teachers replaced Kannada words with English, the parents said this "would remove the cultural and contextual heritage that is part of the language." However, they stated that Hindi is taught properly. Legally, all CBSE/… read-more

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 08:43 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Karnataka, Kannada, Mother Tongue, Hindi, Private Schools

Courtesy: Deccan Herald