How regional language technology became flavour of the season

A handful of companies are steadily, yet silently charting a course towards regional language technology solutions for ‘Bharat’ – intending to solve the basic problems of the next billion Indian users through simple, but meaningful offerings — as they try to make the internet an indispensable part of the hinterland. […]

Technical education must be imparted in regional languages, says Union minister Vijay Sampla

Technical education should be imparted in regional languages to provide a level playing field to the rural youths whose lack of knowledge of English put them at a disadvantage in comparison to their urban counterparts, Union minister Vijay Sampla said on Wednesday. “Youths in remote areas who have obtained technical […]