Tuesday September 2, 2014
Director Karan Johar, who is associated with Hindi commercial blockbusters, is hopeful that English language movie Finding Fanny will open avenues for more such cinema.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Wednesday June 25, 2014
He rightly uses Hindi with foreign dignitaries, says Ashok Malik.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Swati Gupta | Friday June 20, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's endeavor to promote Hindi as the government's official language on social media incensed two allies today, both from Tamil Nadu.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday June 20, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's endeavor to promote Hindi as the official language of the government has angered two allies from Tamil Nadu, who made their dissent clear today.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday June 16, 2014
In the 1960s, Tamil Nadu saw violent protests against the compulsory learning of Hindi. Now, in a turnaround, many parents and schools in the state have launched a battle against the monopoly of Tamil and say they want Hindi.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
In a major boost to promotion of Hindi in Israel, Indian businessmen here have announced a grant of about USD 33,000 for students learning the language, during World Hindi Day Celebration at Tel Aviv University.
Gopal Sathe | Friday May 23, 2014
After several false starts, vernacular Indian language content is now easier to find online, thanks to the boom in smartphones.
Hitesh Arora | Thursday April 10, 2014
New screenshots of Hindi language translation requests show various call-related strings required to be translated.
Ketan Pratap | Friday April 4, 2014
Samsung ChatON version 3.5 brings enhanced translation features with addition of Hindi language support.
Deepu M Kurup | Sunday March 23, 2014
In her her first film her voice was dubbed by someone else due to her poor Hindi diction, but Nargis proudly says that "it's my own voice in Main Tera Hero."
Robin Sinha | Wednesday March 19, 2014
Other newly supported languages include Thai, Malay, Vietnamese, Romanian, Hungarian and Greek.
Chandni | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Filmmaker-actor Rajat Kapoor acts in Hindi movies, directs in the same language, but says he doesn't watch them as good Hindi movies are few and far between.
Robin Bansal | Friday June 14, 2013
Tamil star Dhanush is hoping to conquer Bollywood in his first Hindi film Raanjhanaa co-starring Sonam Kapoor. And while he does admit to a language block, Dhanush says playing a North Indian romeo wasn't all that difficult.
Chandni | Wednesday May 29, 2013
Actor Govinda has gifted a Hindi dictionary to choreographer Ashley Lobo, whose grip on the language isn't very strong.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 26, 2013
Delhi Police today opposed the plea of two of the four accused in the December 16 gang-rape case for use of Hindi language during the trial proceedings as they do not understand English, calling it a "delaying tactic".
Chandni | Thursday February 21, 2013
Actress Shabana Azmi feels sad that Hindi films, that once used to protect the Urdu language, are slowly shunning it.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 20, 2013
In a bid to stop cheating, Britain is set to ban immigrants from taking driving tests in Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali, Kashmiri, Tamil, Urdu and 12 other foreign languages under new plans to be unveiled next month.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday December 20, 2012
SwiftKey, a popular keyboard app for Android devices, has added support for Hindi and Hinglish to its language portfolio.
Sumita Chatterjee | Wednesday November 28, 2012
Actor-filmmaker-choreographer Prabhudheva has dubbed in Hindi for the 3D dance film ABCD - AnyBody Can Dance and says that it was really tough.
Sumita Chatterjee | Monday November 12, 2012
It was not a comfortable moment for Katrina Kaif, when a journo doubted her command over Hindi language at a promotional event in New Delhi. But co-star Shah Rukh Khan came to her rescue.