No language should either be imposed or opposed: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu

Noting that education in mother tongue would necessitate the easy availability of good books in Hindi and other Indian languages, the Vice President said publishing houses will have an important role in this. Expressing the need for all Indian languages to grow together, Naidu called upon the publishers and educators to work for enhancing dialogue […]

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu bats for value-based education

NEW DELHI: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday stressed on the need to impart value-based education for all-round development of children. He also called for moving beyond academics and making value-based teaching and learning an integral part of the education system. Naidu was speaking at the online launch of the ‘Heartfulness All India Essay […]

Venkaiah Naidu undergoes Covid-19 test ahead of monsoon session

The secretariat further said that in order to ensure social distancing norms, the Rajya Sabha chamber, galleries, and the Lok Sabha chamber will be used to seat members–57 of whom will be accommodated in the chamber and 51 in galleries of Rajya Sabha. The remaining 136 will be seated in the chamber of Lok Sabha. […]

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 […]

Standalone metro systems not effective, need shared mobility and electric vehicles: Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu Thursday stressed on the need of adopting shared mobility and electric vehicles to meet increasing demands of transportation and said standalone metro systems are not effective as they require a holistic approach. Delivering a keynote address at the launch of ‘Electric Mobility Forum’ of research organisation WRI India, Naidu also suggested for a […]

Curb cyber threats: Naidu to new CRPF officers

GURUGRAM: Human rights are for humans, not for those who work against humanity, said vice-president Venkaiah Naidu at the 50th passing-out parade of CRPF in Gurugram on Sunday. He was taking a dig at people and organisations criticising the Army for violation of human rights in conflict zones.Naidu also urged CRPF to buckle up to […]

Only Hindi can work to unite country, says Amit Shah

“There is so much influence of English on us that we cannot talk in Hindi without its help. School students should be asked to speak in Hindi and whoever uses an English word should be given one mark,” Mr. Shah said. Stating that the nation was home to 122 languages and more than 19,500 dialects, […]

Viswanatha Satyanarayana an embodimentof Indian culture, traditions: Venkaiah

Observing that imparting primary education in mother tongue would help in emotional and intellectual development of children, he asserted: “Children can learn education in a holistic manner when culture, language and traditions are integrated.”