Members demanded in the Lok Sabha that Bhojpuri and Rajasthani be given the status of official language by including them in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution
Hindi Diwas is being observed on Friday to commemorate the historic occasion of adoption of Hindi as the official language of Constituent Assembly.
Urdu was declared as official
language in West Bengal in respect of certain districts where
Urdu-speaking population exceeds 10 per cent.
The Kannada Development
Authority, a watchdog set up by Karnataka Government to
promote Kannada, has said it would seek the High Court`s
opinion to adopt it as the official language of the court.
Members from Tamil Nadu Wednesday
demanded in the Rajya Sabha that Tamil should be made an
official language in the courts including the High Court in
Nepal`s Madhesi People`s Rights
Forum has said that it wants to designate Hindi as an official
language, after the country`s Vice President Parmanand Jha
triggered a controversy by taking oath in the language.
Kerala government is
committed to implement Malayalam as the official language in
all departments and courts in the state, Chief Minister V S
Achuthanandan said here on Wednesday.
Karnataka Chief Minister B S
Yeddyurappa today warned government officials of stern action
if they failed to use Kannada language in administration.
About two-and-half decades
after a proposal was made to make Oriya the official
langugage, the Orissa government has taken a formal decision
to implement it in a phased manner.
A top Madhesi leader from a
Terai-based party has threatened to launch an agitation if the
Nepal govt fails to provide Hindi the official language
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