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No law is perfect

17 May 2023 12:00 AM

Now you can shop on Amazon using Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Malayalam interfaces

In just five months, Amazon shoppers using Hindi grew 3 times, prompting the move to add four more languages ahead of the festive season.

22 Sep 2020 9:28 PM

Emotions are conveyed differently in different languages

Languages differ in way they express emotions through words!

23 Dec 2019 11:18 AM

Researchers reveal which parent has stronger influence on kid's language skills

A new study explored the genetic-linguistic relationship of 34 populations speaking different Indo-European (IE) languages.

20 Aug 2018 2:51 PM

Officials say more than 40 languages in India may face extinction

There are around 42 languages which are spoken by less than 10,000 people.

18 Feb 2018 8:18 PM


Doing better in maths: Chinese tips

Malcolm Gladwell in his book The Outliers states we have different number-naming systems in Western and Asian languages.

24 Nov 2017 12:10 AM

Indian girl trying to sing songs in 85 languages for Guinness

Hailing from Kerala, Suchetha already knew to sing in some Indian languages like Hindi, Malayalam and Tamil.

12 Nov 2017 3:46 PM

Bilingual babies learn languages faster than monolingual babies: Study

Monolinguals showed an additional brain-wave pattern not usually found in native speakers of languages.

02 Oct 2017 2:11 PM

More than half of India's languages may die out in 50 years - survey

Most at risk are marginal tribal communities.

03 Aug 2017 8:46 PM

Bilingual kids are better at recognising voices: study

A new study is a strong test of the benefits of bilingualism.

14 Jun 2017 9:08 AM


Microsoft creates 'Dubai Font' typeface for the city

The emirate also aims to emerge as the world's happiest city, and last year appointed a happiness minister.

01 May 2017 8:15 AM

Peru in fight to save its endangered languages

There are 17 languages that are critically endangered among the native tribes in the country

07 Feb 2017 7:59 PM