Hindi Diwas 2020: Remembering the Legends of Hindi Literature

Babu Devakinandan Khatri: Author of the epic Hindi novel Chandrakanta, Babu Devakinandan Khatri is among the first generation of popular story-tellers in modern Hindi. Back when television sets were just entering the middle class household in India, an adaptation of Chandrakanta had become one of the most awaited Sunday rituals. Also known for his works […]

Hindi Diwas: Shubhangi Atre, Kamna, Yogesh & Others Share Fond Memories Of Their Hindi Teachers

Jiten Lalwani “I always enjoyed Hindi classes, and my Hindi teacher always pushed me to excel and become fluent it. Today, I am happy that I have mastered this language, both spoken and written all thanks to her. I prefer speaking Hindi to express myself as the words flow naturally and beautifully.”

Celebrating Hindi Diwas With These Famous Quotes

To celebrate the significance of this ancient language, Hindi Diwas is observed on September 14 every year. The day is celebrated to commemorate Hindi being adopted as one of India’s twenty-two official languages. However, when the proposal came in 1949, Hindi became the second official language (English being the only language prior). This decision was […]

Only Hindi can work to unite country, says Amit Shah

The CPI lashed out at Mr. Shah saying it was an “attack” on India’s federal structure and diversity. “The statement of Amit Shah on Hindi Diwas saying that if there is any single language that can ensure unity of our nation that is only Hindi smacks of attack on the very concept of diversity. The […]

Hindi writers with Prayagraj connect dominate CBSE, UP Board books

“His stories ‘Mantra’ and ‘Balidan’ have been included in the course by the UP Board while the CBSE too has included his works like ‘Do Bailo ki katha’. ‘Bade bhai saheb’, ‘Idgah’ and ‘Namak ka daroga’ in the syllabus of its students,” added Tripathi.

Meghan Markle pitches movie idea to Netflix about Black Lives Matter co-founder

“All of that stuff is the exterior but it’s what it does for you on the inside that ends up being the best accessory. It’s the confidence – it’s what is built within.”

Laura Whitmore mocked after claiming she had no idea army podcast was recruitment tool

A third penned: “You were paid money to promote young working class people to go to their death in futile wars (I say that as a British citizen) & as an Irish citizen your decision is beyond cynical. Stop lying about that you took part in army recruitment & hiding behind feminism. Shame on you”

Dec refused to host I’m A Celebrity with another man after Ant’s drink-drive scandal

“Ant and I are both really good mates with Holly and she is a brilliant and accomplished presenter, but I had no real idea how she worked, not she me, and we knew that for the viewers there was a curiosity factor to it…

Richa Chadha: For India to find its soul, we should revisit our revolutionary Hindi writers”

HBD favourite co-star and lucky partner ! pankaj ji, you’re best. . . . . ये तस्वीर मसान की shooting के दौरान खींची थी… वो scene था ना, ” यहाँ से जाना मुश्किल…” यहाँ इनके हाथों में जो किताब है उसका नाम है ‘ दीवार पर एक खिड़की रहती है’। इस फ़ोटो में ये मुझे […]

Tamil Nadu leaders decry Amit Shah’s pitch for Hindi

 “Jawaharlal Nehru, Lal Bahadur Shastri and Indira Gandhi protected the rights of people who do not speak Hindi. The United Progressive Alliance gave ‘Semmozhi’ status to Tamil language,” he said. He warned Mr. Amit Shah saying that if he spoke with the arrogance since his party has 283 members of Parliament from Hindi-speaking regions, it […]