South India

India or Hindia Stalin asks Modi led BJP government

DMK President M.K. Stalin on Monday came down heavily against Hindi imposition to the support of a Central government employee who had complained against being posted in his department’s Hindi Cell despite not knowing the language.   The complaint of Balamurugan, Assistant Commissioner in Goods and Services Tax (GST) Department, shows the threat to India’s Read More…

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Kannadigas goes Tamilnadu way and advocate 2 language formula in Metro

The Kannada Development Authority on Thursday demanded that Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) remove the three-language sign boards in metro rails and stations and use only Kannada and English sign boards.   The KDA also demanded that only Kannadigas be appointed for all blue collar jobs in Namma Metro, especially in the cleaning and Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion South India

Nadda forgets Karuppar kuttam person was a handiwork of RSS but hits hard

BJP national president J P Nadda on Monday assailed the opposition DMK in Tamil Nadu accusing it of being a “sheltering ground for people not working in the interest of the nation” and “always inciting feelings against national spirit.”   He appealed to his party members to give a befitting reply to the Dravidian party Read More…

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Non IAS cadre direct secretary Kotecha in soup for his anti Tamil remarks

After he realised he made a terrible mistake by touching the most sensitive issue of tamils whose spread more than 100million across world this was his reaction ” I was constantly nudged to speak in English, my words manipulated, says AYUSH Ministry Secretary Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha   The blunder he did was he triggered a Read More…

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DMK MP Kanimozhi stop Hindi imposition stand evokes huge support, send shock waves to Hindi fanatics

Earlier when DMK MP Kanimozhi  disclosed  a CISF official at Chennai airport had asked her if “she was an Indian” as the DMK leader could not speak Hindi sparked controversy and non Hindi speaking Indians waging a war against Hindi Imposition at large in social media    Language politics has always been a sensitive and Read More…

language Protest South India Women

Hindi imposition : DMK MP Kanimozhi raises Tamil pride made CISF to respond with investigation

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader Kanimozhi MP said on Sunday said she was asked if she was an Indian by a CISF officer at the airport.   Kanimozhi said she was asked this on being conveyed that she does not know Hindi.   The interaction took place when the DMK leader had aksed the CISF Read More…

Education South India Voice

DMK ADMK Rejects unanimously three language formula upsets BJP calculations

Hindi imposition is viewed very seriously in Tamil Nadu for several decades. The Dravidian political movement and all its leaders have also been staunch about protecting Tamil sentiments and identity.   It must be noted that Tamil Nadu saw widespread agitations in 1965 by DMK party when the then Congress state government had attempted to Read More…

Indian Subcontinent National Opinion South India

Stalin demand Tamil be made an official language in all central government offices

According to PTI report Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam chief MK Stalin demanded on Wednesday that Tamil be made an official language in all central government offices   Stalin had earlier claimed that the Centre was trying to impose Hindi through the three-language formula.   “We should take a vow on this day to make Tamil an Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Literature National Opinion South India

BJP Karnataka MP Tejasvi Surya’s Hindi education policy love irks Kannadigas at large

  Bangalore South BJP MP Tejasvi Surya row over three-language formula and said “a few people with vested interests” have created a ‘Hindi Imposition’ sentiment by twisting the recommendations in the draft education policy.   Arguing in favour of the draft of National Education Policy (NEP) Surya went on suggest, “As an extension of this Read More…