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Foreign languages optional, Sanskrit not replaced: KVS to HC

Foreign languages have been offered as optional subjects to its students for their better career prospects and but not do away with Sanskrit, the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan on Wednesday told......

No issues! Why you don't need to learn a foreign language

"No one needs to learn a foreign language anymore," a young Indian informed India's Ambassador to Brazil. "Technology will have licked that problem in two years."To his amazement, B S Prakash......

My language was not diplomatic enough: Miliband

British Foreign Secretary David Miliband, who sparked a diplomatic row with India over his remarks on Kashmir issue, has said some times his language was not "diplomatic enough" and that he was......

Americans to learn Hindi as security measure

The United States administration has identified Hindi as one of the "critical need" foreign languages that Americans should learn to further strengthen national security and prosperity in the 21st......

Should Lord Hanuman be the IFS mascot?

'There is no danger of the suggestion being accepted in a hurry, as we are still discussing the design of an IFS tie and trainee officers are still taught how to handle forks and knives,' says......

I also know English: Ajit Singh

Reacting to the finance ministry’s explanation on the language of the note on foreign direct investment in aviation, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said on Thursday: “I also know......

Now, translate your Gmail messages into your language

Gmail users will now be able to translate e-mails in foreign languages into the their own, with Google introducing a new feature.Google on its official Blog has said a new 'Translate message'......

Why Indians are learning Chinese

There was a time when students keen to pick up at least one foreign language headed to either Alliance Francaise to learn French or the Max Mueller Bhavan for German. Today, students and......

Pill pushers flock to foreign language classes

It was Charlemagne, the "emperor of the Holy Roman Empire", who said that to have another language is to possess a second soul. That's not surprising, because he never knew how to read or write.But......

Indian luxury car service that ferried convoys of Obama, Bush!

Over the past seven decades, KTC has built a flourishing business in the luxury circuit that includes star hotels, embassies and corporations. Image: A model poses with Rolls-Royse Phantom.......

'Process for choosing films for Oscar not good'

Director Ritesh Batra, whose The Lunchbox lost out to The Good Road as India's foreign language Oscar entry last year, says the method for selecting entries for the Academy......

The Top 10 Foreign Language Films of 2013

The best of the year lists are a good way to bid farewell to what we loved, held close to us. But it is also the time to revisit memories of what took us through good times and especially bad......

The Good Road misses Oscar short-list for Best Foreign Language Film

Gyan Correa's film The Good Road has not made it to the nine films that were short-listed for the 86th Annual Academy Awards. Correa, who recently returned from Los Angeles after promoting......

The Movies that COULD HAVE been India's Oscar entry

The Film Federation of India (FFI) -- that selects films for India's official entry to Oscars' Best Foreign Language Film category every year -- kicked up quite a storm with its choice of film for......

'Not everyone in Iran likes my films'

A Separation -- Asghar Farhadi's acclaimed Iranian film that won an Oscar in the Foreign Language category -- is a study in class conflict in the Iranian society. A taut psychological thriller, A......

Honoured to have scored a hat-trick in my first home game: Moritz

Andre Moritz. Photograph: Mumbai FC/Facebook After a flurry of goals in the earlier stage of the tournament, the goals in the inaugural Hero Indian Super League have dried up. But with Mumbai......
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Kalpana Roy
Q. which foreign language is easy to learn
Kalpana Roy:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-foreign-language-is-easy-to-learn/28015615/answers/

Dil Se
Q. Can human emotions be common even in a foreign land...?
Dil Se:  A. french more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-human-emotions-be-common-even-in-a-foreign-land.../28002643/answers/28015616

kunjbihari rai
Q. what is the official language of Denmark
Kunjbihari Rai:  A. Hmmmm. Smile and tears have no racial bars. Nor any language more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-official-language-of-denmark/27739701/answers/28002669

dilbar
Q. All European languages are descendants of Sanskrit. German scholars are fascinated by this perfect language. Yet Indians shy from learning it. Do foreigners understand and value our rich heritage far better than us ?
Dilbar:  A. The only official language in Denmark is Danish, spoken by around 90% percent of the population, while the two most common foreign languages spoken there are English and German. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/all-european-languages-are-descendants-of-sanskrit.-german-s/27634398/answers/27739719

  Web results for Foreign Languages
China Preparing for a Digitized Healthcare Landscape, Finds Frost & Sullivan

SHANGHAI, Nov. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare in China varies markedly across regions in terms of quality of care, distribution of resources,... ...

http://www.itnewsonline.com/prnewswire/China-Preparing-for-a-Digitized-Healthcare-Landscape-Finds-Frost-&-Sullivan/354327
Interactive session held as part of cultural exchange programme

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu School students from US, Germany and France with students of K.M.C. Public Senior Secondary... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Coimbatore/interactive-session-held-as-part-of-cultural-exchange-programme/article6642379.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
DU exam paper an exact copy of earlier test

NEW DELHI: The credibility of Delhi University's examination system took a hard knock on Thursday when the question paper on financial management... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/education/news/DU-exam-paper-an-exact-copy-of-earlier-test/articleshow/45303056.cms
Avoid Being Wordy

A year ago, during an English Language Teaching (ELT) workshop I asked the participants to write a paragraph on the characteristics of a good piece... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/student/2014/11/28/Avoid-Being-Wordy/article2544922.ece
JU organizes lecture on `Hindi in Srilanka

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 27: Department of Hindi, University of Jammu today organized a lecture on the topic, Situation of Hindi... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/ju-organizes-lecture-hindi-srilanka/

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