KVs will teach Spanish, French, Mandarin, German as additional foreign languages

Kendriya Vidyalaya students who wish to study Spanish, French, Mandarin or German as an additional language will be able to opt for these provided there are at least 15 students who wish to pursue the same.

Mark Zuckerberg addresses Tsinghua University students in Mandarin

Days ahead of his visit to India, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg delivered a 20-minute speech in Mandarin at Tsinghua University in China, in an effort to bring more users to its platform.

'Translation of Tamil classic Tirukkural into Mandarin over'

 Tamil Nadu government today said the translation of Tamil classic 'Tirukkural', which was penned by saint-poet Tiruvalluvar, into Mandarin has been completed.

DNA: Is Sanskrit language losing its importance in India?

Sanskrit, one of the oldest languages of India is losing its importance in India.

Britain's most famous landmarks to get new Chinese names

Britain's most famous landmarks to get new Chinese names

Chinese public has provided new Mandarin names for some of the most famous points of interest across Britain as part of a scheme to increase China's tourism in the UK.

Alleged match-fixing kingpin, Dan Tan challenges detention

Alleged match-fixing kingpin, Dan Tan challenges detention

A Singaporean businessman suspected of running a global football match-fixing syndicate has filed a legal challenge against his nearly year long detention without trial, officials confirmed Wednesday.

Now, translator that converts signs into spoken and written language

A team of researchers has developed a translator that is able to convert signs into spoken and written language - and vice versa.

The Language connoisseur

Prasanna Ratanjankar, a media professional, learnt four foreign languages.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt learning Mandarin?

Celebrity couples Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have developed a taste for the Mandarin language and have reportedly joined classes to master it.