Latest News for: Asian languages


Asian Age report rips apart India’s so-called Fact-Check on troops’ deployment in IIOJK

Kashmir Media Service 27 May 2024
However, The Asian Age, an English-language Indian daily newspaper with editions published in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata, in its report titled “Forces deploy 1 million to guard Kashmir ...

UAE-Korea relations record steady growth across various areas

Gulf News 27 May 2024
Similarly, the opening of King Sejong Institute branches in Sharjah and Zayed University in Al Ain continue to see growing interest, inspiring the UAE’s citizens and residents to learn the Korean language and explore the East Asian country’s culture.

To rescue Korea's declining population

Korea Times 27 May 2024
By Mark Peterson ... I have one to propose ... It's brainwashing, pure and simple. And it's been very effective ... Mark Peterson ( is a professor emeritus of Korean, Asian and Near Eastern languages at Brigham Young University in Utah. .

Yolo County Supervisors celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Island Heritage Month

The Daily Democrat 25 May 2024
An inherently diverse population, the Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander or AANHPI, is composed of more than 45 distinct ethnicities and more than 100 language dialects ... Anti-Asian ...

Tesla under investigation over Fremont factory toxic emissions, and faces lawsuit over alleged health harms

Monterey Herald 25 May 2024
The City of Fremont describes itself as “one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse cities in the Bay Area,” with 63% of residents speaking a language other than English at home.

Op-Ed | We must do more to assist Asian professionals to seek mental health help

The Villager 24 May 2024
This May, as the celebratory atmosphere of the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month began to be overshadowed by news of new rounds of layoffs in high tech companies, I found myself thinking about Sun’s troubles.

The Times Daily Quiz: Friday May 24, 2024

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 May 2024
Puzzles ... 4 The German-language musical adaptation of which Daphne du Maurier novel premiered in Vienna in 2006?. 5 Which Asian country is the world’s largest consumer of spices? ... .

Opinion: Bollywood music connects community, deepens cultural roots amid language barriers

Daily Bruin 24 May 2024
... by a language barrier ... In those moments, I recognize the language they speak, but my inability to understand their words hinders me from fully relating to other members of the South Asian community.

Exports Could Save Domestic Webshops from Chinese Expansion

Hungary Today 23 May 2024
Domestic online stores sold 7.9 percent fewer products in 2023 than a year earlier ... Asian traders translated their websites into local languages – with varying degrees of success – and launched an intensive online advertising campaign ... .

Jay Park reveals what he's learned about fame and how it 'could change in an instant'

The Star - Shelby 23 May 2024
Paving his own career path ... "I don't really fit in as an Asian, especially an Asian dude," he recalls ... Jay didn't speak the language perfectly, nor did he understand the culture ... He was also the first Asian artist signed to Jay-Z’s label, Roc Nation.

Atomic bomb survivor Keiko Ogura is honored by the University of Idaho for her decades ...

Inlander 23 May 2024
In 2022, she was the keynote speaker for the university's "Remembering Hiroshima" symposium, and since then she's continued to partner with students and faculty of its Habib Institute for Asian Studies.

Cu | Stanford, where’s the rest of Asia?

Stanford Daily 22 May 2024
... Asian Languages and Cultures.  ... Other Asian languages such as Filipino are taught under the Special Language Program (SLP) with outsourced non-Stanford lecturers teaching the courses over zoom.

May celebrates Americans of Asian, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander heritage, and for good reason ...

Penn Live 22 May 2024
From Kimchi to Pad Thai, Asian cuisine is now American fast food ... Department of Health and Human Services, says the Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander community faces barriers to healthcare, often as a result of language issues.

IMD’s Jubao and Aliwko Join FreeCast’s Free Streaming Platform

GetNews 22 May 2024
"As the market leader in multicultural television content, IMD created Jubao and Aliwko to bring top quality Asian entertainment to both in-language audiences and English-first speakers at the perfect price point.

‘Grand Tour’: Cannes Review

Screen Daily 22 May 2024
And the film is narrated throughout from a variety of Asian viewpoints, by male and female voice-overs in the languages of each location – Gomes pointedly refuses to provide subtitles for the Chinese, ...