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Smt. Prativa Roy is the New Chairperson of Bharatiya Jnanpith Selection Board.

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Bhubaneswar:7/10/18:Known for her fight against caste and religious discrimination, Pratibha Ray, who won prestigious Jnanpith Award in 2011, being  assumed as  the New Chairperson of Bharatiya Jnanpith Selection Board.Pratibha Ray  was the first Odia woman and fourth Odia writer to get the Jnanpith Award,Earlier Gopinath Mohanty (1973), Sachidananda Routray (1986) and Sitakant Mohapatra (1993) were conferred the honour.Pratibha Ray was born to a Gandhian teacher ...

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Nainital:5/10/18:The third edition of Himalayan Echoes took off with the outreach session for the Tibetan community residing in Nainital. India’s fascination with Tibetan diaspora since 1959 goes a long way in shaping the socio-cultural, economic and political dimension of the land and its people. At Himalayan Echoes today, Dr.Sangay was in conversation with Patrich French (world renowned British writer, historian and ...

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley release book titled ‘Bhartruhari Mahtab – Outstanding Parliamentarian’,


Newdelhi:4/10/18:The parliamentary debate should focus on issues and not on individuals as it would help in understanding an alternative viewpoint, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Wednesday. While some Parliamentarians contribute to serious discussions, there are few who have become ‘Zero Hour’ activists to get mileage in media and some others have turned to 11 o’clock activists who are judged on ...

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Pratignya Devi, wife of eminent writer Manoj Das left for her heavenly abode


Pondichery:4/10/18:Smt. Pratignya Devi, wife of eminent  writer  Manoj Das left for her heavenly abode on3rd,.October night at 8.50pm.Daughter of eminent freedom fighters Shri Narayana Birabara Samanta and Smt. Ratnamali Jema, she had did her MA in Psychology in Ravenshaw College. But she along with Shri Manoj Das became disciples of SriMaa and inmates of Sri Aurobindo Ashram in 1962. She ...

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Big role in relieving the burden of the earth – that is hunger,:Varun Gandhi


BHUBANESWAR:30/9/18: Poet-politician and BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Saturday lashed out at the prevailing education system in the country and termed the Right To Education (RTE) a complete failure. The country has spent Rs 3.7 lakh crore in RTE but 89 per cent of it has been spent on constructing buildings, where everything happens except education, he said in the ...

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IMAGINE: A day-long forum to inspire a movement

Shekhar Sheshadri

New Delhi. 28.09.18: Current research chillingly states that one in four people in the world are affected by mental health disorders. WHO reports that50% of mental health disordersmanifest before 14 years of age and puts 30% of young Indians as having been diagnosed with mental illness; reality far exceeds that number.Indiahas been affected by an alarming increase in depression and ...

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Kabibar Radhanath Ray is the principal architect of the era of initial modernity in Oriya poetry(On the Eve of Birth anniversary)


Kabibar Radhanath Ray was born on 28th September 1848, at Kedarpur village in Balasore district. Father Sri Sunder Narayana Ray and Mother Smt. Tarini Dasi. In the gradual development of Oriya literature Radhanath Ray occupies an important position. His creations have enriched Oriya literature and it can be undoubtedly told that through his unique literacy creations Oriya poetry in the ...

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Responsible print media should create awareness among the people:Rajnath Singh

The Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh launching the Kollam edition of Malayalam daily “Janmabhumi”, at Kollam, in Kerala on September 27, 2018.

Kollam:279/18:Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh has said that print media has an extremely important role in safeguarding democracy and democratic processes. Launching the Kollam edition of Malayalam daily Janmabhumi at Kollam in Kerala today, he said that responsible print media should create awareness among the people that there is no place for violence in a democracy. Shri. Rajnath Singh ...

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Monoj Das most awaited Novel ‘Sesha Tantrikara Sandhanare”released


Title -: Sesha Tantrikara Sandhanare Odia Novel By Manoj Das Type -: Novel. Language -: Odia. Author -: Manoj Das. Publisher -: Jagannath Ratha. Binding -: Hard Paper. Pages – 412 SKU Number -: JRP2301. Availability -: In Stock. Publication -: 2018. About the Book -: Sesa Tantrikara Sandhanare.One of the most awaited and latest Odia Novel By Manoj Das . Price:Rs. 350. Earlier, episodes ...

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Noted Odia poet Satrughna Pandav will receive the prestigious Sarala Puraskar


Bhubaneswar8/9/18: Noted Odia poet Satrughna Pandav will receive the prestigious Sarala Puraskar for his poetry work ‘Misra Dhrupad.’ The 39th edition of Sarala Puraskar – instituted by eminent Odia industrialist Late Dr. Bansidhar Panda and Late Ila Panda in the year 1979 and continuously awarded by Indian Metals Public Charitable Trust (IMPaCT) – will be presented to Pandav on October ...

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