Urdu’s importance has been declining steadily since a mass of Urdu speakers and writers migrated to Pakistan from northern India and the erstwhile Hyderabad state after Partition
Millions are playing the Wordle every day because it challenges and fulfils
Could a word for elephant in ancient Mesopotamia be the elusive connect between Harappans and Dravidians?
In appreciation of translators ‘who make the space between languages as small as possible’
The legendary author from Kyrgyzstan wrote both in Russian and his local language
Is it the end of language as the digital reimagines what it takes to be human?
To adopt a vocabulary of war is to create division and forego solidarity