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Noted Odissi dancer Sujata Mohapatra was conferred with Sangeet Natak Akademi Award


Newdelhi:6/2/19: Noted Odissi dancer Sujata Mohapatra was conferred with Sangeet Natak Akademi Award by President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday. Mohapatra received the prestigious award from the President in a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. She is the disciple and daughter-in-law of legendary Odissi guru, Kelucharan Mohapatra. Her dance is noted particularly for its strict adherence to Kelucharan Mohapatra’s style, known for its grace, depth of expression ...

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Swastik Arthouse first Bengali film:Runanubandha – The He Without Him


Bhubaneswar:5/2/19:Runanubandha – The He Without Him, the latest feature film from the house of Swastik Arthousehas begun its festival journey and has already impressed several critics. The first two films from this Odisha based production house – Capital I and Khyanikaa has already created a global name for itself. These two Odia films made it to several international press and ...

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President of India to confer Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards (Akademi Puraskar) for the Year 2017


Newdelhi:5/2/19:The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind will be conferring the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards 2017 at Rashtrapati Bhawan in a special investiture ceremony, tomorrow. The General Council of the Sangeet Natak Akademi, the National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama, an autonomous body of the Ministry of Culture, Government of India at its meeting held on 8 ...

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Governor Ganeshi Lal gives away ‘NALCO Smiles Award’


Bollywood Singer Kumar Sanu regales audience at ‘NALCO Nite’ Bhubaneswar, 04/02/2019: Bollywood Singer Kumar Sanu turned back the clock and belted out his favourite numbers of the 90s’, leaving the audience mesmerized at ‘NALCO Nite’, celebrated to mark the successful conclusion of International Conference on Aluminium (INCAL 2019) here on Saturday. On the occasion, Hon’ble Governor of Odisha Prof. Ganeshi Lal, ...

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Key initiaitves for Entertainment Industry announced in Interim Budget 2019-20


Newdelhi:1/02/19:Union Finance Minister Shri Piyush Goyal today announced key initiatives taken by the Government in the films sector in the Interim Budget 2019-20. Hailing the entertainment industry as a major employment generator, he declared that the provision of single window clearance system for ease of shooting films, hitherto available only to foreigners, will now be made available to Indian filmmakers ...

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‘Roma’, ‘The Favourite’ emerge favourites in diverse 91st Oscar nominations


Los Angeles: 30/1/19:Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma”, a memoir of his childhood in 1970s while living in Mexico, and Olivia Colman’s period drama “The Favourite”, are in a tie with 10 nominations each for the 91st Academy Awards, where an India-set drama on menstruation, apart from three films backed by Reliance Entertainment, will contend for Oscars — lending a touch of ...

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Bhubaneswar:29/1/19:Odia drama BAXI JAGABANDHU will be staged in upcoming  20th Bharat Rang Mahotsav 2019 to be held in Newdelhi  from february, ,2019.Here is details about the play. BUXI JAGABANDHU Newdelhi: January 29, 2019  (To be staged on February,8,2019 at Kamini Audotrioum ,New delhi  at7PM) Director: Debabrata Pattanayak Playwright: Manoranjan Das Group: Dynamic Platform, Bhubaneshwar Language: Odiya Duration: 1 hr 45 minsThe Play The Great ...

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Films play a catalytic and powerful role in shaping our attitudes and behaviours: PM


Mumbai:19/1/19:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the National Museum of Indian Cinema in Mumbai today. The Prime Minister took a tour of the Museum, after which he addressed a gathering of the film fraternity. Speaking on the occasion, he congratulated everyone for the inauguration of NMIC, which he said showcases the entire history of Indian cinema in one place. He ...

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National Museum of Indian Cinema set to be inaugurated by PM on 19th January


Newdelhi:17/1/19:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the National Museum of Indian Cinema (NMIC)in Mumbai on 19.1.2019. The state-of-the-art Museum, built at a cost of Rs. 140.61 crore,aims to take its visitors through an absorbing journey of over a century of Indian cinema in a story telling mode with the help of visuals, graphics, artifacts, interactive exhibits and multimedia expositions. ...

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Ministry of I&B to provide support to Jharkhand International Film Festival, 2019


Newdelhi:16/1/19:Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has decided to lend support to the organization of 2nd Jharkhand International Film Festival (JIFF) in Ranchi, Jharkhand from 1st to 3rd February, 2019. It is being organized by Navbharat Nirman Sangh, an NGO. The Ministry will provide financial support of Rs. 5 lakh to meet hiring charges of the venue, hiring charges of projection ...

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