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Telugu language: Dravidian language
Telugu is a Dravidian language spoken by Telugu people predominantly living in the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, where it is also the official language. It stands alongside Hindi and Bengali as one of the few languages with primary official language status in more than one Indian state. Telugu is also an official language in the Yanam district of Puducherry and a linguistic minority in the states of Odisha, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It is one of six languages designated a classical language of India by the country's government.

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Who is AR Rahman, asks Nandamuri Balakrishna | 'Bharat Ratna is like NTR's toenail' | Oneindia News [Video]

Who is AR Rahman, asks Nandamuri Balakrishna | 'Bharat Ratna is like NTR's toenail' | Oneindia News

Telugu star Nandamuri Balakrishna sparked a row by his remark on leading music composer AR Rahman. Talking to a Telugu news channel, the 61-year-old actor said, “I don’t know who is Rahman. I..

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2nd Indian origin woman in space | Sirisha Bandla on Virgin Galactic mission | Oneindia News [Video]

2nd Indian origin woman in space | Sirisha Bandla on Virgin Galactic mission | Oneindia News

A Telugu woman will become the second India-born woman after Kalpana Chawla to fly to space very soon. Sirisha Bandla will take off for space as part of theVirgin Space Ship Unity on July 11. Rakesh..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:00Published
Kathi Mahesh in critical condition; admitted to Chennai hospital post car accident | Oneindia News [Video]

Kathi Mahesh in critical condition; admitted to Chennai hospital post car accident | Oneindia News

Telugu actor and film critic Kathi Mahesh suffered severe injuries after he met with a major accident on Friday night. His car rammed against a container truck on national highway 16 near..

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