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Shreya Sen-Handley | What does home mean to you?

Think about what you’d rescue in a residential fire and you’ll know what home is

23 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

Speaking Sanskrit keeps diabetes, cholesterol at bay: BJP leader

More than 97 per cent of the languages in the world, including few Islamic languages, are based on Sanskrit, Singh said.

13 Dec 2019 10:02 AM

BHU professors call for removal of Feroze Khan, write to Kovind

The professors have pointed out that the department has been operating for over 100 years.

24 Nov 2019 2:15 PM

Amid BHU protest over religious identity, Bengal college appoints Muslim teacher in Sanskrit dept

Although the BHU authorities backed him, Khan has not been able to take classes.

22 Nov 2019 3:49 PM

Lady Gaga tweets 'Sanskrit' say and netizens can't keep calm

Pop icon Lady Gaga sent netizens into a frenzy on Sunday with a special message in Sanskrit!

21 Oct 2019 1:48 PM


Not a realistic request: Tharoor on making Sanskrit as official language

Sai had said that Sanskrit should be made official language of the country and added that he will speak to HRD Ministry regarding the same.

07 Jun 2019 2:51 PM

Enemies of happiness

There are five primary tricks the ego uses to veil the happiness that is our true nature.

27 Jul 2018 12:25 AM

Sorry state of ancient Indian languages in DU

Of the 69 colleges in Delhi University that offer arts and commerce courses, only 29 offer courses in Sanskrit.

11 Jul 2018 2:07 AM

Sanskrit: Language of Gods gets its first film book

The movie 'Priyamanasam', had already been screened in over 300 film festivals in various countries.

14 May 2018 12:10 PM

Time and its unidirectional flow

Getting down from the train we went to read the ad and figure out its significance if any.

12 Dec 2017 4:53 AM


Sanskrit, last resort for many low-scorers

Despite the Central government’s push to revive Sanskrit, the interest for the subject remains low in Delhi University (DU).

04 Jul 2017 1:37 AM

Down memory lane with maestro vocalist

Music has the ability to transport you to another world. You get a sense of peace with it. Music connects you to your soul.

22 May 2017 1:33 AM

Don’t try imposing Hindi

While widely used, Hindi can help break down communication barriers; learning a language is a personal choice.

19 Apr 2017 1:57 AM

Sanskrit to be compulsory upto Class 8 in Assam schools

C.M. Patoway also announced that Cabinet has decided to appoint a special teacher to monitor cleanliness in all of the high schools.

02 Mar 2017 3:17 AM

Paintings expressing oneness through diverse colours

Singha believes that beyond all dichotomies and divisions, we all are one — the world is one family.

05 Jan 2017 6:11 AM


Thumbs-up for Sanskrit in CBSE schools

CBSE’s governing body on Tuesday approved restoring the class X board examinations from the next academic session.

22 Dec 2016 3:59 AM

Testing time

The atmosphere in India can only get more competitive and it’s best if young people get prepared to be tested. 

22 Dec 2016 3:33 AM

A tale of two tongues

Danish Husain talks about bringing multiple tales in different Indian languages on one stage.

29 Nov 2016 12:14 AM