India trying to get 129 votes to get Hindi as UN language: Sushma

India needs 129 votes in the UN to get Hindi included as one of the official languages in the world body, and the financial burden was not a problem, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday.

First ever MPhil degree in Hindi awarded in Pakistan

For the first time in Pakistan's history, a university has awarded an MPhil degree in Hindi.

PM Modi to inaugurate international Hindi conference in Bhopal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a three-day international Hindi conference in Bhopal on September 10 aimed at popularising the language globally, with delegates from at least 27 countries besides scholars from across India expected to participate.

DNA: Rahul Gandhi's cheat sheet for Parliament speech amuses social media

Students and faculty of IIT Mumbai develop autonomous underwater vehicle Matsya 

The importance of being true to your roots

An interview with Harvard Business School Dean Dr Nitin Nohria by Ishaan Bhojwani, co-president of the Indo American Youth Group.

Delhi govt reconstitutes Urdu Academy

The Delhi government has reconstituted the Urdu academy with renowned academicians, performers and poets and announced a threefold increase in artistes' pay.

Twitter adds four Indian languages
Twitter adds four Indian languages

Twitter on Friday said that it has added four more Indian languages - Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi and Tamil - taking the count of supported languages to six.

Rajnath speaks to Gogoi over killing of Hindi-speaking persons

 Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday spoke to Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi about the killing of a Hindi-speaking businessman and his daughter by suspected ULFA militants in Tinsukia.

Venkaiah Naidu advocates use of Hindi in official work

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday directed the ministries of Urban Development and Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation to step up efforts for promoting use of Hindi language in official work as per the norms stipulated under the Official Language Policy.

Karan Johar was stunned at my Hindi: Lauren Gottlieb
Karan Johar was stunned at my Hindi: Lauren Gottlieb

Currently enjoying the success of her dance film "Any Body Can Dance 2", American dancer-actor Lauren Gottlieb has also worked efficiently to perfect her Hindi, which has stunned filmmaker Karan Johar.

HP University to allow students to opt Hindi as exam medium

In a first of its kind initiative, Himachal Pradesh Central University has allowed its students to opt for Hindi as medium of examination in all the courses run by it.

Hindi, 3 Indian languages find place in Dubai driving tests

 Four Indian languages including Hindi can be chosen while appearing for driving tests here in the UAE from September.

Sushma Swaraj's sister sworn in Haryana Public Service Commission member

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj`s sister Vandana Sharma and Kulbir Chhikkara, editor of Hindi daily "Hari Bhoomi" owned by Haryana Finance Minister Capt Abhimanyu, on Friday took oath as members of the Haryana Public Service Commission.

Delhi CM meets newly-constituted governing bodies of academies

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met the members of the newly-constituted governing bodies of Hindi, Sanskrit and Bhojpuri-Maithili Academies.

Check out: The spicy hindi poster of 'Dil Dhadakne Do'
Check out: The spicy hindi poster of 'Dil Dhadakne Do'

Zoya Akhtar‘s upcoming directorial venture ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ has hogged the limelight and is one of the most anticipated movies of the year. 

'Jigarthanda' director obtains stay on Hindi remake

 Filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj has obtained an interim injunction on the Hindi remake of his critically acclaimed Tamil film “Jigarthanda”, alleging the producer of cheating him by selling the remake rights without his knowledge.

Salman Khan to tweet in Hindi, Urdu
Salman Khan to tweet in Hindi, Urdu

Here’s some good news for fans of Salman Khan. The hunk of an actor, who is gearing up for the release of his next Eid release- Bajrangi Bhaijaan- will soon start tweeting in Hindi and Urdu.

Hindi as strong as any other language: Sushma Swaraj

Emphasising that the Hindi language was as capable as any other in the world, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said it could be used to do anything.

Israeli PM to send message to Modi in Hindi, says Fadnavis

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to send a message to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Hindi, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said here on Thursday.

Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography in Marathi coming on May 30​
Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography in Marathi coming on May 30​

Finally, the wait is over for Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar's Maharashtrian fans who were looking forward to his reading his autobiography in Marathi.