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Sanskrit to be made compulsory from Class 1-12 in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh: Report

Sanskrit to be made compulsory from Class 1-12 in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh: Report

The Madhya Pradesh government of Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan is contemplating making Sanskrit compulsory from Class I till XII. 

BJP hits out at Karuna for anti-Sanskrit stand

BJP slammed DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his reported remarks that there was an attempt to impose Sanskrit with the support of the ruling party at the Centre.

Karunanidhi gives veiled threat to Centre on Sanskrit

In a veiled caution to the Centre, DMK patriarch Karunanidhi on Monday said "no one should become responsible for a big stir" against Sanskrit on the lines of massive agitations against Hindi held in the state decades ago.

After BJP, AIADMK mocks at Karunanidhi's jibe against Hindi

After BJP, AIADMK mocks at Karunanidhi's jibe against Hindi

A day after BJP hit out at DMK chief M Karunanidhi for criticising the Central government's 'linguistic and cultural chauvinism' in promoting Sanksrit and Hindi, AIADMK on Sunday mocked at the nonagenarian leader-led party for using Hindi during elections.

Prashant Bhushan takes dig at Smriti Irani, says 'Will HRD be renamed Hindu Rashtra Development Ministry?'

Prashant Bhushan takes dig at Smriti Irani, says 'Will HRD be renamed Hindu Rashtra Development Ministry?'

Activist lawyer and Swaraj Abhiyan leader Prashant Bhushan on Thursday took jibe at HRD Minister Smriti Irani over asking IITs to teach Sanskrit to students.

IITs have been requested to offer Sanskrit as elective subject, confirms HRD Minister Smriti Irani

IITs have been requested to offer Sanskrit as elective subject, confirms HRD Minister Smriti Irani

The HRD ministry on Thursday said IITs have been requested to offer Sanskrit as an elective subject or as a language course for students who wish to study it.

Sanskrit in IITs: AAP mocks Smriti Irani, says 'declare Java, C++ anti-national'

Sanskrit in IITs: AAP mocks Smriti Irani, says 'declare Java, C++ anti-national'

The Indian Institutes of Technology have been asked to teach Sanskrit language for facilitating the study of science and technology, said Smriti Irani.

Gujarat board withdraws result of XIth standard science following goof-up

Gujarat board withdraws result of XIth standard science following goof-up

The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) on Wednesday withdrew the first semester results of standard 11 (science stream).

"Mother" of languages Sanskrit should get rightful place: RSS

 Sanskrit is the "mother of all languages" and should get its "rightful place" being the "soul of Bharat", RSS mouthpiece Organiser has said.

When PM Narendra Modi addressed UN in Sanskrit

Watch how Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the UN in Sanskrit.

Is chanting Sanskrit mantras communal?

With Irish children welcoming him by reciting Sanskrit shlokas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took a dig at secularists back home saying had this been done in India it would have raised questions.

Congress slams PM Modi's 'secularism' jibe in Dublin, brands him an 'NRI PM'

The Congress party on Wednesday hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his `secularism` jibe in Dublin and branded him as an `NRI PM` who has visited almost a dozen countries in a short span of time.

Sanskrit being reduced to just a subject of discussion: Sheila Dikshit

Senior Congress leader and former Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit on Thursday said that the relevance of Sanskrit has been reduced to a subject of discussion and conferences in the country.