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Meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committeewas organized at NALCO’s Corporate Office

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Bhubaneswar, 30.04.2019: The 10th half-yearly meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Undertakings) was organized today at NALCO’s Corporate Office. The meeting was presided over by Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO. Sri N.K. Dubey, Head of the Office, Eastern Region, Kolkata, Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home, Govt. of India graced the occasion as Govt. representative. Sir Basant Kumar ...

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India Pavilion inaugurated at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2019

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Abu Dhabi:27/4/19  The India Pavilion at the 29th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair was inaugurated by Deputy Prime Minister of United Arab Emirates, Shri Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahayan on 24th April, 2019 in the presence of UAE’s Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, Shri Noura Bint Mohd Al Kaabi; Indian Ambassador Shri Navdeep Suri and Chairman of National Book Trust Prof.Govind ...

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The first Novel on the life of Kasturba ‘Nepathya Nayika’ unveiled

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Bhubaneswar, 16.04.2019 : “Literature, since time immemorial, has been acting as a major driver in social reforms and inculcating values in the social set ups. Especially, literatures based on the lives and principles of great personalities and leaders can influence, enrich and boost this process. In this context, the first-ever novel on the life of legendary Kasturaba Gandhi in Odia language ...

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Hindi Hasya Kavi Sammelan organised at NALCO

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Bhubaneswar, 12.03.2019: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) organised a Hindi Hasya Kavi Sammelan by inviting 5 eminent poets of national repute. Dr.Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO inaugurated the event by reciting few lines of his poetry. Hasya Kavi Chakachoundh Gyanpuri, Varanasi, Laughter King Sabrasa Mursani, Sringar Malika Poonam Srivastava, Heroic poet Bhushan Tyagi and Nationalistic Poet Salim Shiwalwi delighted the audience ...

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Younger generation should be acquainted with our History, Culture & Heritage: Vice President

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Newdelhi;22/3/19:/The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that the younger generation should be acquainted with our history, culture and heritage. He called for conservation and protection of archaeological sites as the sites stand testimony to India’s rich and vibrant heritage. He was addressing the gathering after releasing the three-volume book – ‘Felicitating a Legendary Archaeologist B.B. ...

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Sarat Satam: A biography of Maslaman Sarat Sahoo was unveiled

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Bhubabeswar;22/3/19:A biography of Maslaman  Sarat Sahoo encompassing his over  more than four decades of business life was unveiled here on 17th March,2019 at Idcol Auditorium. The book, titled Sarat Satam and penned by 100 luminaries across the odisha was released by former Odisha High court honble justice Anant surya naryan Naidu,  Ex ambassador Absara Beuria, Ex-chief secretary Dr.Subas Pani,Prof.Padmaja Mishra and Chief whipha Government ...

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Eminent urdu poet SOHAIL AKHTAR passed away

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Bhubaneswar:15/3/19;Eminent  urdu   poet SOHAIL AKHTAR  passed away  on Marc,14,2019,AKHTAR was born on 10th November 1962 in Ghazipur, U.P., India. He completed his earlier education in Jamshedpur and later on obtained Civil Engineering degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 1985. After serving in difference civil engineering firms in Mumbai, he came to Bhubaneswar and joined Orissa Industrial Infrastructure Development ...

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India Pavilion inaugurated at London Book Fair

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London :14/3/19:   Ms. Sadhana Rout, Director General, Publications Division & Shri Vikram Sahay, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting inaugurated the India Pavilion at London Book Fair on Tuesday.The Fair is being held in the London Olympia from 12th to 14th March.The India Pavilion lays special focus on 150thBirth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. It displays the digital version of the Collected Works ...

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Prime Minister Release Dictionary of Martyrs of India’s Freedom Struggle (1857-1947)

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Newdelhi:7/3/19:The The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today released the Dictionary of Martyrs of India’s Freedom Struggle, at an event in Lok Kalyan Marg, New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, he said this five-volume dictionary contains an account of the martyrs from India’s First War of Independence in 1857, to India’s Independence in 1947. He said that this includes the ...

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Odisha Cabinet has approved reward for the officials for an extensive use of Odia as the official language.

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Bhubaneswar:26/2/19: The Odisha Cabinet has approved the proposal to reward the officials as well as departments for extensive use of Odia as the official language. For this, the cabinet has approved the proposal to amend the Odisha Official Language Rules, 2016 during a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today. In case of any substantial and persistent dereliction in ...

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