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President Awards the Certificate of Honour and Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman for the Year 2018:Classical Odia Language not able to Get any Award


Newdelhi:15/8/18:The President is pleased to award the Certificate of Honour to the following scholars of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Oriya, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu and Classical Malayalam for the year 2018. SANSKRIT   1. Dr. SamudralaVenkataRangaRamanujacharyulu 2. Dr. RaghuvirVedalankar 3. Prof. Jayprakash Narayan Dwivedi 4. Dr. Vasantkumar M. Bhatt 5. Dr. BaldevanandSagar 6. Dr. Virendra Kumar Mishra 7. ...

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Odisha Governor released the Odia edition of ‘Exam Warriors’written by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Bhubaneswar:13/8/18: Odisha Governor Professor Ganeshi Lal released the Odia edition of ‘Exam Warriors’, a book written by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a function held today at Jaydev Bhawan here. Addressing the audience Governor Ganeshi Lal said that, a common student can be a superman with his strong determination and will power. With 25 super mantras, advice to parents and ...

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Jindal Art Institute Inaugurated

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Bhubaneswar / New Delhi, 12th August, 2018:  The inaugural showcase of Jindal Art Institute (JAI) began today with the lighting of the lamp by Smt. Savitri Jindal, Chairperson Emeritus, JSPL along with Smt. Shallu Jindal, Founder JAI and Shri Naveen Jindal, Chairman, JSPL. Rajya Sabha MP Padma Vibhushan Shri Raghunath Mahapatra was also present to grace the occasion. Jindal Art Institute is the ...

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Ministry of Water Resources has announced Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puraskar Pao


Newdelhi:8/8/18:The Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation announced the winners for the first fortnight of the Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puraskar Pao contest that was launched on 10th July 2018. Sh. Shreshth Sahu from Varanasi, Sh. Satish Mewada from Bhopal and Sh. Gopal Kumar Prajapati from Bokaro have secured the first, second and third positions respectively for the period 10th July ...

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Autobiography of most respected photo-journalists of Odisha Hruday Nath Das was released


Cuttack:7/8/18:Autobiography of H.N. Das (Hruday Nath Das, born 1928), one of the most respected photo-journalists of Odisha titled ‘Utha Paka Jeebana’ was released on 6 August 2018 at Cuttack. H N Das has worked as a free lance photo-journalist for over 60 years for several Odia, English and Hindi newspapers including English daily Amrita Bazar Patrika and Odia Daily Samaja. ...

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Book titled ‘Naveen Patnaik ’authored by veteran journalist Ruben Banerjee was released


Bhubaneswar:6/8/18: A book titled ‘Naveen Patnaik’, the first political biography of one of India’s most popular Chief Ministers, authored by veteran journalist Ruben Banerjee was released here at Bhubaneswar Club on Sunday. In this book, Ruben lifts the veil from the mysterious politician of Odisha. From being Biju Patnaik’s socialite son who entered politics after fifty to his record of ...

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‘Hunting’(Translation of Bhagabati Charan Panigrahi’s Oriya story ‘Shikkar’)


Gagan Bihari Purohit Ghinua was quite a famous name in the region as a proven hunter. His most potent and lethal weapon was the home-grown bow and arrow. Lying flat on the floor, he could stretch the string of his bow up to his ear while shooting. He could shoot sharply at the target from a fair distance of one ...

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the new high-end printing machine of the leading Odia daily ‘Pragativadi’


Bhubaneswar:30/7/18; Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the new high-end printing machine of the leading Odia daily ‘Pragativadi’ at its office here in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.Saswati Bal, Achyut Samant, member of Rajya Sabha and founder of KISS, Samahit Bal, executive editor of Pragativadi, Lalit Pattajoshi, editorial director of Pragativadi, Bratati Bal Das, Monalisha Bal, chairperson, KIIT International School, Siba Prasad Biswal, ...

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Ramakanta Rath has been conferred with the prestigious ‘Atibadi Jagannath Das Samman’


    Bhubaneswar:27/7/18; Noted poet Ramakanta Rath has been conferred with the prestigious ‘Atibadi Jagannath Das Samman’ for the year 2018, the highest honour of Odisha Sahitya Akademi, for his contribution to Odia literatureon 26th,July,2018 He received the award from Culture and Tourism Minister Ashok Chandra Panda at a function organised by Odisha Sahitya Akademi at Rabindra Mandap in the city. ...

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Parliamentary Affairs department has issued a notification to establish a “Heritage Cabinet”


Bhubaneswar:12/7/18; The Parliamentary Affairs department has issued a notification to establish a “Heritage Cabinet” to preserve history and culture of Odisha. The Heritage Cabinet will be headed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik comprising of eight members and make efforts to enrich Odia language. The members are the Chief Minister, Ministers of Finance, Odia Language, Literature & Culture and Tourism, Handlooms, ...

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