Which country has most number of languages? Not India

Context The Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea has the highest number of ‘living’ indigenous languages in the world (840), while India stands fourth with 453. International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019 is the United Nations’ International Year of Indigenous Languages. In 2016, the UN’s Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Read More …

Article 370, bifurcating Jammu and Kashmir

By abrogating Article 370, bifurcating Jammu and Kashmir and downgrading the status of the successor units to Union Territories, the government has used the flexibility of the federal provisions of the Constitution to other ends. This is not the first time that a Central government has used its powers to Read More …

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6% of the world’s languages are spoken in India Pakistan expels Indian envoy, suspends bilateral trade Home Ministry pulls out original instrument of accession to support Article 370 move Rajya Sabha clears Bill for more judges in Supreme Court India signs UNISA; experts call for local laws supporting treaty Blackout: Read More …