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Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The main focus of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's visit to Senegal and Gabon is the Western African region which is Francophone countries (The countries whose official language is French), said Damu Ravi, Secretary (ER) of the Ministry of External Affairs (ME
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 26 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare Tamil as the official language, just like Hindi, at Union government offices and the Madras High Court.
New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Over 80 per cent of staff in seven offices under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has attained working knowledge of Hindi-- a language which has gained the support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as well as Union Home Minister Amit Shah to adopt it in gover
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 12 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Justice of India NV Ramana regarding the appointment of judges, setting up permanent regional benches of the Supreme Court in New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkat
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Panaji (Goa) [India], April 15 (ANI): The Goa government will write to the Bombay High Court to seek to list the Konkani language, in addition to English, as the official language to conduct court proceedings for Goa, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Friday.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], April 8 (ANI): A day after Union Minister Amit Shah emphasized the need to accept Hindi as an alternative to English and not to local languages, Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiagarajan slammed Shah saying that the "three-language formula" does not make
New Delhi [India], April 7 (ANI): Union Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation Amit Shah on Thursday emphasized on the need to accept Hindi as an alternative to English and not to local languages.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 25 (ANI): Maharashtra Minister and Shiv Sena leader Subhash Desai on Thursday said that introduction of the Marathi Rajbhasha Bill was necessary as the Maharashtra Official Language Act, 1964 did not make it mandatory for the local authorities to use Ma
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai on Tuesday informed Lok Sabha that the Government of Tamil Nadu has made a request to declare Tamil as one of the official languages of India.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], November 7 (ANI): In a bid to strictly enforce the implementation of Punjabi as a compulsory subject for all students of first to tenth class across the state, the Punjab Cabinet on Sunday approved an amendment in Punjab Learning of Punjabi and other Languages Ac
Updated : 9 months, 1 week ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], September 21 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday slammed the federal government for failing to implement Urdu as the official language, local media reported.
Kabul [Afghanistan], September 20 (ANI): Contrary to their pledges of forming an inclusive government and respecting all the ethnicities in its Islamic Emirate, the Taliban removed Uzbek from official language status.