Tag: Language

Amazon sellers can now register, manage online business in Hindi

Bengaluru: E-commerce major Amazon on Thursday announced that its sellers will now be able to register on Amazon.in marketplace and manage their online business in Hindi. This will include everything from registering as an Amazon seller for the first time to managing orders, inventory management and accessing performance metrics, all of it in the language […]

Music Promo of Sambalpuri film 'Sala Budhar Badla' released

Sambalpur: The music promo of upcoming Sambalpuri language film ‘Sala Budhar Badla’ was released today. The movie, directed by Sabyasachi Mohapatra, is scheduled to hit the theatres next month. As per reports, the movie showcases the folk art and culture of western Odisha and has been shot in different locations. Earlier, Sabyasachi had directed the […]

Op-Ed: Rajo vs. Raja: The Debate Storms Social Media

Raja the premier festival of Odisha, celebrating menstruation is still around a month to come this year, but the social media is abuzz with a campaign that sets to denounce the word Rajo itself. The campaign which has started just few days back has been a huge hit in social media as more and more […]

BJP fires salvo at Naveen govt over Heritage Cabinet decision

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Odisha government decided to set up a Heritage Cabinet to promote Odia language, BJP today slammed the ruling party by saying that the decision is taken to hoodwink people of the State. BJP’s Biswabhusan Harichandan targeted Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and said, “Those who do not have respect for the […]

App to help you learn foreign languages 'fast'

New York: Here is an app that would teach you a foreign language without eating up your precious time! The researchers have developed the app to fill the time gap we spend waiting for a friend or co-worker to respond while we are chatting on GChat. WaitChatter, a Chrome extension for GChat, generates interactive foreign […]

Kids exposed to multiple languages become better communicators

New York: Just hearing more than one language spoken at home increases the chances of your kid becoming a much better communicator, says a new study. The children do not even have to be bilingual themselves; it is the exposure to more than one language that is the key for building effective social communication skills, […]