UGC sanctions centre for preserving endangered languages

The University Grants Commission has sanctioned the setting up of a centre for preservation and promotion of smaller indigenous and endangered languages in the Central University of Jharkhand (CUJ).

Google launches protection plan for endangered languages

In a bid to save dying languages of the world, Internet giant Google has unveiled an online information swap platform where people can find, share and stockpile information about the dialects that face the crisis of disappearing.

`Communities should work for preserving endangered languages`

Concerned over findings that around 196 languages stood endangered in India, experts said efforts should be made to preserve them.