Guwahati, Nov 27 (IBNS): Banned United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) has continued their strikes against Hindi speaking people in Assam with killing a trader in Lakhimpur district, while a militant of the outfit group was killed in a gun fight with security forces in Dibrugarh district on Wednesday night, officials said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Sept 14 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday presented Rajbhasa awards in various categories on the occasion of Hindi Divas at a function held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) Union Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah, who was slammed by Opposition for endorsing the RSS view on India as a nation of Hindus by culture and national identify, has now clarified her position saying she meant Hindi and not Hindu while speaking on the issue.
New Delhi, June 20 (IBNS): Amid a row over the direction on usage of Hindi language by bureaucrats on social media outlets, Narendra Modi's government on Friday clarified that it does not seek to impose communication in Hindi on states which are not 'Hindi speaking'.
New Delhi, June 19 (IBNS): Amid criticisms over its order of asking bureaucrats to use Hindi language for tweeting and posting comments on social media outlets, the Union Home Ministry on Thursday clarified its order and said it is committed to promote all languages of the country.