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Here’s how to wish your friends a ‘Happy Friendship Day’ in 10 Indian languages

  • Best friends need no specific words and phrases to convey their love but if you have friends scattered in different states of India, here’s your guide to wish them a ‘Happy Friendship Day’ this year in their native language
Here’s how you can wish your friends ‘Happy Friendship Day’ in different Indian languages(Photo by Duy Pham on Unsplash)
Here’s how you can wish your friends ‘Happy Friendship Day’ in different Indian languages(Photo by Duy Pham on Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 01, 2021 09:22 AM IST
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Primary education should be in Marathi, says Governor on language day

Primary education should be in Marathi, says Governor on language day
Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.(HT Photo)
Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.(HT Photo)
Published on Feb 28, 2021 09:10 AM IST
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PTI | , Mumbai

Bigg Boss 14: Kumar Sanu distances himself from son Jaan’s remarks on Marathi, questions ‘upbringing his mother gave him’

Kumar Sanu apologised on his son Jaan Kumar Sanu’s behalf for his recent comments on the Marathi language. However, the veteran singer emphasised that they have been living separately for 27 years and raised questions about his son’s upbringing by his mother.
Kumar Sanu with son Jaan Kumar Sanu.
Kumar Sanu with son Jaan Kumar Sanu.
Updated on Oct 29, 2020 08:47 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Entertainment Desk

Actress Vaishnavi Chahande charms audiences with her astounding personality

Hailing from Nagpur, Maharashtra, Vaishnavi is at ease with her diverse roles, from being a dancer to fashion blogger and even an Instagram influencer.
Updated on Sep 30, 2020 06:49 PM IST
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Director Nishikant Kamat hospitalised, condition critical: report

Drishyam director Nishikant Kamat is reportedly hospitalised in Hyderabad and said to be in a critical condition.
Nishikant Kamat is well known for his film Drishyam, starring Ajay Devgn and Tabu.
Nishikant Kamat is well known for his film Drishyam, starring Ajay Devgn and Tabu.
Updated on Aug 12, 2020 08:01 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Entertainment Desk

Use Marathi in official communication, those violating the order to not get increment: Maharashtra govt

The circular was issued by the Marathi language department of the Maharashtra government. The state government has also asked department heads to warn those who are deliberately not using Marathi language in official communication.
Instructions to all the department heads on using Marathi in all the official business have been issued in the past too by the Maharashtra government.(Kalpak Pathak/HT File Photo)
Instructions to all the department heads on using Marathi in all the official business have been issued in the past too by the Maharashtra government.(Kalpak Pathak/HT File Photo)
Updated on Jul 01, 2020 09:41 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByHT Correspondent | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi

Marathi to become compulsory subject for primary students in Maharashtra

State Marathi Language Minister Subhash Desai and Education Minister Varshan Gaikwad on Monday reviewed in a meeting the progress about making Marathi language a compulsory subject, a release said.
Marathi language will become a compulsory subject from the academic year 2020-21 for classes 1 to 6 in schools.(Praful Gangurde/HT Photo)
Marathi language will become a compulsory subject from the academic year 2020-21 for classes 1 to 6 in schools.(Praful Gangurde/HT Photo)
Published on May 12, 2020 06:45 AM IST
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Mumbai | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by: Prashasti Singh

Maharashtra Assembly clears bill making Marathi mandatory in schools

Marathi will become a compulsory subject in all schools from standard 1st to 10th in a phased manner from the academic year 2020-2021, Maharashtra’s minister for Marathi language said.
School students in Thane took out a rally on Thursday morning on the occasion of Marathi Language Day. The state assembly has cleared a bill that makes Marathi a compulsory subject in all schools.(Praful Gangurde / HT Photo)
School students in Thane took out a rally on Thursday morning on the occasion of Marathi Language Day. The state assembly has cleared a bill that makes Marathi a compulsory subject in all schools.(Praful Gangurde / HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 27, 2020 06:09 PM IST
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Mumbai | ByPress Trust of India

‘Won’t do love marriage’: Maharashtra college girls made to take oath

Students at the Mahila Arts and Commerce College, Chandur Railway, took the pledge in Marathi that they “will not love anyone and never have a love affair nor do a love marriage”.
On Valentine’s Day, students at an all-girls college in Maharashtra were made to take a pledge against the concept of love marriage. (Representative Image)(Hindustan Times)
On Valentine’s Day, students at an all-girls college in Maharashtra were made to take a pledge against the concept of love marriage. (Representative Image)(Hindustan Times)
Updated on Feb 15, 2020 03:38 PM IST
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Amravati (Maharashtra) | ByAsian News International

‘Winds for Marathi-push expected to blow in Maharashtra,’ says Sena MP Sanjay Raut

While the new government has directed officials to make noting and remarks on government files in Marathi, teachers of the language are losing jobs, Sanjay Raut wrote in Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana.
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said push for increasing the usage of Marathi was imminent after the new government came to power as chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray and Sena founder, the late Bal Thackeray, had taken up the “fight” for the “pride of Marathi people”.(Sunny Shende/ HT)
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said push for increasing the usage of Marathi was imminent after the new government came to power as chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray and Sena founder, the late Bal Thackeray, had taken up the “fight” for the “pride of Marathi people”.(Sunny Shende/ HT)
Updated on Jan 13, 2020 07:35 AM IST
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Mumbai, Hindustan Times | ByHT Correspondent, Mumbai

Dear 2020: Naseeruddin Shah’s open letter to the coming year

Leave the spectacular to Broadway. My fervent wish is that the youth realise the value of the stage
Naseeruddin Shah recently staged reading performances of the works of Saadat Hasan Manto and Ismat Chughtai; location courtesy: Prithvi Theatre(Brahms Dirsipo)
Naseeruddin Shah recently staged reading performances of the works of Saadat Hasan Manto and Ismat Chughtai; location courtesy: Prithvi Theatre(Brahms Dirsipo)
Updated on Dec 28, 2019 10:58 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByNaseeruddin Shah

BJP calls Mamata ‘Divider Didi’ over JEE row, asks her to apologise for lying

Taking to Twitter, Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani also posted a link of a clarification issued by the National Testing Agency on the objection raised by the West Bengal chief minister.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday dubbed Mamata Banerjee “Divider Didi”.(ANI)
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday dubbed Mamata Banerjee “Divider Didi”.(ANI)
Updated on Nov 08, 2019 06:03 AM IST
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Ahmedabad | ByPress Trust of India

Sachin Tendulkar reveals he wasn’t selected when he appeared for first selection trials

Sachin Tendulkar, who has a staggering 15,921 Test runs and 18,426 ODI runs, credited his family and coach Ramakant Achrekar for supporting him in his journey.
File image of former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.(Action Images via Reuters)
File image of former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.(Action Images via Reuters)
Updated on Oct 26, 2019 09:20 AM IST
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Mumbai | ByPTI

Schools cannot pick vocational subjects in place of Marathi, says Maharashtra education department

At the moment, the government is working on coming up with an act to make Marathi compulsory in schools and junior colleges across the state irrespective of the board and curriculum.
Schools cannot take vocational subjects in place of Marathi even if it is their second language. (Representational image)(HT file)
Schools cannot take vocational subjects in place of Marathi even if it is their second language. (Representational image)(HT file)
Updated on Oct 04, 2019 01:43 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByAnkita Bhatkhande

‘Didn’t know what I voted for as proceedings were in Marathi,’ says expert member on Aarey tree felling

Shashirekha Sureshkumar, expert member of the tree authority and botanist from Mithibai College, said she didn’t know what she voted for as the proceedings went on in Marathi.
Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) began work in Aarey Colony’s sector 19. Near by 100 trees were chopped in 2 days at Aarey Milk Colony for the Metro III car shed in Mumbai.(Satish Bate/HT file photo)
Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) began work in Aarey Colony’s sector 19. Near by 100 trees were chopped in 2 days at Aarey Milk Colony for the Metro III car shed in Mumbai.(Satish Bate/HT file photo)
Updated on Aug 31, 2019 04:33 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByBadri Chatterjee

Shakespeare’s work is still relevant today, says Sumeet Raghavan

Theatre actor and popular soap star, Sumeet Raghavan speaks on the Marathi adaptation of Hamlet and more.
Sumeet Raghavan(Rahul Raut/HT)
Sumeet Raghavan(Rahul Raut/HT)
Updated on Aug 21, 2019 07:25 PM IST
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Mumbai | ByYoshita Rao

Maharashtra mulls law to make Marathi mandatory in all schools

The 14-member panel will have Marathi literary and education experts as well as state ministers as members.
The draft will be put on the education department’s website. (Representational image)
The draft will be put on the education department’s website. (Representational image)
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 01:25 PM IST
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Mumbai | ByPress Trust of India

Drunk trio abducts Mumbai traffic cop in car; 2 arrested in Vikhroli

Police suspect the driver of the car, identified as Viraj Shinde, 21, was inebriated and may have dozed off after the car halted at the signal
Vikas Munde, 35, a constable attached with the Chembur traffic division was manning the traffic along with two others at Chedda Nagar junction in Ghatkopar
Vikas Munde, 35, a constable attached with the Chembur traffic division was manning the traffic along with two others at Chedda Nagar junction in Ghatkopar
Updated on Jul 17, 2019 01:03 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByHT Correspondent, Mumbai

Read it like you write it: Textbook’s new take on numbers in Marathi

The state book publisher, ‘Balbharati’, has introduced this new reading style in all Class 2 Marathi Mathematics textbooks for the 2019-2020 academic year.
State Bureau of Textbook Production and Curriculum Research is ushering in a dramatic change to the manner in which students will be taught to pronounce, learn and study numericals in Marathi above 20.
State Bureau of Textbook Production and Curriculum Research is ushering in a dramatic change to the manner in which students will be taught to pronounce, learn and study numericals in Marathi above 20.
Updated on Jun 19, 2019 07:46 AM IST
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Pune | ByHT Correspondent

Perfect 100 score in languages promotes cramming, say experts

All over the country, 2,758 students scored full marks in Sanskrit, 1,820 in English communication, and 24 in English language and literature.
(HT File)
(HT File)
Updated on May 10, 2019 08:39 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByArshdeep Arshi, Chandigarh

Lok Sabha elections 2019| Rath, aarti: It’s all about loving voters in constituency

Arvind Sawant, Sena candidate from the Mumbai South constituency, marches through the lanes of Worli’s BDD chawl. A mass of saffron is the only thing that caught any on-looker’s eye.
Driving atop his rath through Kalachowki’s lanes, with Tricolour flags in the air in another Marathi-dominated area, Deora made the bid to woo the Marathi heartland of the city.(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)
Driving atop his rath through Kalachowki’s lanes, with Tricolour flags in the air in another Marathi-dominated area, Deora made the bid to woo the Marathi heartland of the city.(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)
Published on Apr 27, 2019 03:11 AM IST
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Mumbai | ByEeshanpriya M S

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

A book that makes the case for rationalism, another on a rich textile tradition, and a collection of science fiction stories
This week’s list of good reads includes a book on a textile tradition, Narendra Dabholkar’s second volume on rationalism, and a collection of sci-fi stories set in South Asia.(HT Team)
This week’s list of good reads includes a book on a textile tradition, Narendra Dabholkar’s second volume on rationalism, and a collection of sci-fi stories set in South Asia.(HT Team)
Updated on Mar 08, 2019 06:44 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByHT Team

Courier boy attacks 2 Dadar women as they force him to speak Marathi, held

The police said this is when Shaikh got irritated and attacked the sisters with the pen in his hand. The assault left Sujita with deep gash.
The Shivaji Park police arrested a 28-year-old courier boy on Friday for assaulting two women at a Dadar high-rise building.(AFP)
The Shivaji Park police arrested a 28-year-old courier boy on Friday for assaulting two women at a Dadar high-rise building.(AFP)
Published on Feb 23, 2019 10:15 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByFaisal Tandel, Mumbai

Teachers in Maharashtra cross language, infrastructure hurdles

From learning dialects to pasting QR codes in books, teachers in rural areas across state overcome lack of resources to create better studying environment for students
Rajan Garud, a teacher at Khorichapada zilla parishad school in Palghar, translated textbooks into Warli, a language spoken in Palghar, south Gujarat and parts of Nashik, to help students transition to Marathi with ease.(PRAMOD THAKUR/HT PHOTO)
Rajan Garud, a teacher at Khorichapada zilla parishad school in Palghar, translated textbooks into Warli, a language spoken in Palghar, south Gujarat and parts of Nashik, to help students transition to Marathi with ease.(PRAMOD THAKUR/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 11, 2019 08:14 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByAnkita Bhatkhande, Mumbai

Review: Broken Man-In search of Homeland

Loknath Yashwant’s poetry talks of caste but critiques the Dalit middle class too
Jabya, a Dalit boy, falls in love with Shalu, an upper caste girl in Fandry (2013), a film by director Nagraj Manjule.
Jabya, a Dalit boy, falls in love with Shalu, an upper caste girl in Fandry (2013), a film by director Nagraj Manjule.
Published on Feb 08, 2019 06:47 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByDhrubo Jyoti

Monday Musings: Marathi literary body must become fiercely independent

Literary bodies must not conduct themselves in a cowardly manner
The Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Mahamandal organises the annual Marathi literary meet and the latest fiasco over the withdrawal of the invitation to the eminent writer, Nayantara Sahgal from the 92nd literary meet is quite telling.(HT PHOTO)
The Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Mahamandal organises the annual Marathi literary meet and the latest fiasco over the withdrawal of the invitation to the eminent writer, Nayantara Sahgal from the 92nd literary meet is quite telling.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jan 14, 2019 03:17 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Pune | ByAbhay Vaidya

Marathi lit fest: Writer Nayantara Sahgal’s invitation revocation condemned

There was protests from the audience and speakers for revoking the invitation of English writer Nayantara Sahgal to inaugurate the meet.
English writer Nayantara Sahgal(HT FILE PHOTO)
English writer Nayantara Sahgal(HT FILE PHOTO)
Published on Jan 11, 2019 11:10 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Nagpur | ByPradip Kumar Maitra

Not in any ‘race’, media twisted my remarks: Nitin Gadkari on ‘leadership’ comment

“My entire speech in Marathi is available. Whatever I said was in the context of banking and I neither referred it to any election nor any political leader,” said Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari Sunday said the BJP is going to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the media of “twisting” certain remarks he made at an event in Pune.(HT File Photo)
Union minister Nitin Gadkari Sunday said the BJP is going to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the media of “twisting” certain remarks he made at an event in Pune.(HT File Photo)
Updated on Dec 23, 2018 09:12 PM IST
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Pune | ByPress Trust of India

Sonali Bendre pens an emotional note for her sister, says she was her ‘rock’ during cancer treatment in the US. See pics

Sonali Bendre’s Instagram posts, through the course of her treatment, have been inspirational. In a touching new post, she has thanked her sister Rupa for being with her in the US for the last six months.
Sonali Bendre came back to India after almost 6 months in the US where she was treated for cancer.(Instagram)
Sonali Bendre came back to India after almost 6 months in the US where she was treated for cancer.(Instagram)
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 08:54 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByHT Correspondent

Crux of domestic violence Act 2005 as a Marathi user manual to be released in Pune tomorrow

The user manual is a set of seven books in which role of every stakeholder in the act is explained in Marathi
Professors and experts from the women’s studies centre (ILS Law College) in association with Tata Institute of Social Sciences have organised the publication of a user manual on protection of women from domestic violence using the domestic violence Act 2005 on October 20.(HT representational photo/ Raj H Raj)
Professors and experts from the women’s studies centre (ILS Law College) in association with Tata Institute of Social Sciences have organised the publication of a user manual on protection of women from domestic violence using the domestic violence Act 2005 on October 20.(HT representational photo/ Raj H Raj)
Updated on Oct 19, 2018 02:41 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Pune | ByHT Correspondent
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