Corona Virus medical North India

Maha Kumbh devotees thrown corona safety measures in to air

‘Shahi Snan’ is a ritual part of the ongoing Maha Kumbh, which is held once every 12 years at each of India’s four river-bank pilgrimage sites.   Devotees at Har Ki Pauri in Uttarakhand’s Haridwar on Sunday. Haridwar in Uttarakhand reported 372 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 on Sunday less than 24 hours before the second Read More…

Education language Life Style South India

Ancient Tamil Maritime traders language Arwi Tamil in extinction phase

Etymology Activist Xavier Benedict, finds ways to preserve endangered language of Pulicat region called Arwi Tamil   To make trading easier for Maritime traders, they developed a language called Arwi Tamil.   The spoken language will be Tamil but uses the Arabic alphabet.   This language is older than Urdu and Hindi and it was Read More…

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…

Culture Life Style Protest South India

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…

Indian Subcontinent language Life Style North India Protest South India

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…

Culture Education Indian Subcontinent language Literature South India Voice

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…