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Raj Bhavan, Bhubaneswar has become a new destination as Odisha’s digital reading zone


Bhubaneswar:10/9/19: Raj Bhavan, Bhubaneswar has become a new destination as Odisha’s digital reading zone with unlimited access to thousands of best selling magazines on Magzter cross-platform global digital magazine newsstand. Governor Professor Ganeshi Lal inaugurated Magzter digital reading e-magazine and e-newspaper portals in Raj Bhavan today with a click on computer in the presence of Principal Secretary to Governor Madhu Sudan ...

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Pratibha Ray ‘s new novel “Prapteshu Pruthibi” was released


Bhubaneswar 8th September 2019:  Dr.Pratibha Ray , eminent Odia fiction writer’s new novel “Prapteshu Pruthibi”  was released today at Police Bhawan amidst a galaxy of writers, readers and her fans in an exclusive function organized by the Pratibha Ray Foundation Trust. This novel explores the psycho-social factors of religious terrorism, in the violent by-lanes of the world, in the most ...

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Pratibha Ray”s novel “Prapteshu Pruthibi” book launch ceremony will be held on 8th September


Bhubaneswar:t6/9/19:The Pratibha Ray Foundation Trust , based in Bhubaneswar is dedicated to showcase the rich literary heritage of Odisha ,with an objective to build a network of Odia literature all over the country. Among its various attempts to preserve and promote creative literary contributions, it has always focused on its endeavour to build a bridge between literature and languages of ...

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PM Urges Media to play the role of a bridge between people speaking different languages


Kochi:30/8/19:The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the Malayala Manorama News Conclave 2019 in Kochi via video conferencing today. Prime Minister lauded Malaya Manorama for its contribution in making the citizens of Kerala more aware and for its role in supporting India’s freedom movement. Speaking on the theme of Conclave – “New India”, the Prime Minister said the individual aspirations, ...

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Amit Shah launches ‘Listening, Learning and Leading’

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu receiving the first copy of the Book ‘Listening, Learning & Leading’ from the Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah, published by the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, on the occasion of completing two years in office as the Vice President of India, in Chennai on August 11, 2019.
	The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal Purohit, the Union Minister for Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Information & Broadcasting, Shri Prakash Javadekar, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Shri Edappadi K. Palaniswami, the Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Shri O. Panneerselvam and other dignitaries are also seen.

Chennai:11/8/19:Union Minister for Home Affairs, Shri Amit Shah launched the book ‘Listening, Learning and Leading’ in Chennai today. This book is based on Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu’s two years in office. The book captures glimpses of the Vice President’s 330 public engagements across the country during this period. Talking about the book and his experiences from ...

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ISRO announces Vikram Sarabhai Journalism Award in Space Science, Technology and Research


Newdelhi:7/8/19:As part of centenary year celebrations of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, father of Indian space programme, ISRO institutes two categories of awards in journalism. ISRO has announced its “Vikram Sarabhai Journalism Award in Space Science, Technology and Research” to recognize and reward journalists who have actively contributed towards the field of space science, applications, and research. The nominations are open to ...

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Birth anniversary of Premchand being celebrated


Varnasi:31/7/19:Today is the birth anniversary of a great novelist and celebrated storyteller Munshi Premchand. He was born on 31st July 1880 in Lamhi Village near Varanasi. Premchand’s stories confront the truth of this society underlining the importance of truth, justice and loyalty. He has voiced various social issues including poverty and exploitation. His stories ‘Kafan’, ‘Namak Ka Daroga’, ‘Panch Parmeshwar’, ...

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BOOK REVIEW:The Chausathi Yoginis of Hirapur : from Tantra to Tourism by Dr Adyasha Das

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Sankar Narayan Mallick  Books on relatively unknown destinations  and their cultural significance are fairly rare. Rarer still are such books for the culturally keen lay reader. One such rare book is The  Chausathi Yoginis  of  Hirapur : from Tantra to Tourism  by Dr Adyasha Das. A vocation in sync with the subject matter, an avocation of viewing temples and an ...

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Vice President of India has cautioned the media against breaching the standards of ethical and independent journalism

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu addressing the gathering at the Centenary Celebrations of Shri Gora Sastri organised by Veteran Journalists Association, in Hyderabad on July 20, 2019.

Hyderabad:20/7/19;The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has cautioned the media against breaching the standards of ethical and independent journalism and urged the Fourth Estate to be a beacon light of uprightness and objectivity. Paying tributes to veteran editor and writer, late Shri Gora Sastri at his centenary celebrations, in Hyderabad today, the Vice President emphasized that difference ...

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Pratibha Ray’s Yajnaseni English Translation by Pradip Bhattacharya runs into the 18th edition


Newdelhi:17/7/19:Pratibha Ray’s Yajnaseni: The Story of Draupadi( translated into English by Pradip Bhattacharya), Rupa Publications runs into the 18th edition. Heartiest Congratulations to the writer and translator. The story of Draupadi, one of the most fascinating characters in the Mahabharata.Strange as it may appear, Draupadi, the most accomplished heroine of the Mahabharata, happens to be the most suffering, sacrificing, and yet the most ...

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