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International Mother Language Day

Efforts on to introduce 'inhuman' religion in India: Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee, who is also the Trinamool Congress chief, said she does not believe in the politics of dividing people on the basis of their religion, caste and creed.

Feb 22, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee urges people to respect all languages

"Best wishes to all on International Mother Language Day. Respect all languages but take pride in your mother tongue," she tweeted.

Feb 21, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir government seeks explanation from officer over 'disrespecting' national anthem

The Jammu and Kashmir government has sought an explanation from one of its officers after he allegedly disrespected the national anthem at an event here on February 21.

Feb 26, 2018, 12:50 PM IST

Neetu Chandra releases song on International Mother Language Day

The video for the song has been shot across eight countries, including India, the US, Canada, Singapore and Australia.

Feb 21, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

International Mother Language Day 2018: Did you know one language disappears every 2 weeks?

Did you know one language disappears on average every two weeks?

Feb 21, 2018, 08:51 AM IST

Matribhasha Divas to be celebrated today

To sensitise people on the need to impart communication skills and develop proficiency in mother tongue, the government will celebrate Matribhasha Divas on Saturday across the country.

Feb 21, 2015, 08:32 AM IST

India, B’desh celebrate International Mother Language Day

Delegates from India and
Bangladesh on Sunday took part in a cultural programme along the
border here to celebrate the International Mother Language

Feb 21, 2010, 22:40 PM IST

Bangladesh pays tributes to 1952 language heroes

Bangladesh on Sunday paid rich tributes to the 1952 Language Movement heroes with thousands thronging a monument erected in memory of the martyrs, considered to have sown the seeds of independence 58 years ago.

Feb 21, 2010, 12:07 PM IST

Hillary greets B`desh on International Mother Language Day

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton offered warm wishes to the people of Bangladesh on the eve of International Mother Language Day, where it originated, and which will be celebrated around the world on February 21.

Feb 19, 2010, 13:53 PM IST