English

Original English Writing is in Limbo

Strangely, modern English writing in India has become a prisoner of different stages of the past, and contemporary fiction rarely looks at the world around as it once did. 

published on : 12th September 2021

South Americans can play in English Premier League despite missing World Cup qualifiers

FIFA is hoping the British government eases the quarantine requirements for players in time for the next set of World Cup qualifiers in October, to avoid repetition of last week's situation.

published on : 11th September 2021

UK, France trade barbs over migrant crossings of Channel

More than 14,000 people have made the crossing this year, according to a count by Britain’s Press Association news agency.

published on : 9th September 2021

MG University exams: Despite difficulties, Muvattupuzha girl gets 1st rank in BA English Literature

21-year-old Sonia John was thrilled to bits when the phone rang a few days ago, the voice at the other end informing her that she had achieved first rank.

published on : 5th September 2021

Chhattisgarh teacher helps students drive away fear of English using products wrappers

Pramod Kumar Shukla convinced the students that there is nothing wrong on nurturing fear of making errors and lagging behind as learner of the English language.

published on : 4th September 2021

US consulate to conduct English classes

The Virtual English Language Fellow programme will help the young women studying at Maris Stella to fine-tune their English skills.

published on : 31st August 2021

English lesson, from Kerala

Nasrullah Mambrol’s blog Literariness.org that discusses theory and criticism is recommended by over 200 varsities across globe, reports Amiya Meethal 

published on : 29th August 2021

PM Imran Khan castigates English-medium educational system in Pakistan

Khan regretted that after Independence from the British, Pakistan could not develop its own system.

published on : 26th August 2021

The English Patient series adaptation in development at BBC

Originally published in 1992, the book follows an unrecognisable burned man, his Canadian Army nurse, a Sikh British Army sapper and a Canadian thief.

published on : 20th August 2021

English Indian Clays stares at bleak future in face of multiple crises

English Indian Clays Ltd (EICL) is staring at an uncertain future due to the economic fallout of Covid and the ban on clay  mining, a crucial raw material for its operations.

published on : 18th August 2021

All eyes on Virat Kohli's choice of players as India brace for tough English Test

Virat Kohli was a part of the 2014 team when it lost 1-3 and the then vice-captain had a torrid time with the bat.

published on : 3rd August 2021

From construction worker to storekeeper, Kerala teacher lands 4th job in pandemic-hit year

After he took up construction work in June last year for a month, the work demand dried up. He returned to teaching, visiting each household to give home tuition.

published on : 28th July 2021

Vincent Hancock, Amber English give Americans a skeet sweep at Tokyo Games

Hancock won his third gold about an hour later at Asaka Shooting Range, setting an Olympic record by hitting 59 of 60 targets to beat Jesper Hanen of Denmark by four.

published on : 26th July 2021

England winger Jadon Sancho finalizes USD 100 million move to Manchester United

The contract will keep Sancho at Old Trafford until June 2026 and includes an option for a sixth season.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Record number of migrants make risky Channel crossing to UK

At least 430 migrants reached the English shores on Monday after crossing the English channel from Northern France or Belgium despite the British Home Secretary's vow to make the crossings unviable.

published on : 20th July 2021
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