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Manas Ranjan Samal will received Kendra Sahitya Akademi Bal Sahitya Puraskar, Sanjay Kumar Panda will be conferred with the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar

Bhubaneswar:15/6/24: Two Odia writers have been selected for two different prestigious Kendra Sahitya Akademi awards for the year 2024. This was announced by the Kendra Sahitya Akademi after its executive body meeting held at Narmada in Gujarat on Saturday. The meeting was held under the Chairmanship of its president Madhav Kaushik. While Manas Ranjan Samal will receive the prestigious Kendra ...

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Eminent Odia writer Pratibha Ray has been selected for the ONV Cultural Academy’s literary award for 2024

Newdelhi:9/5/24: Eminent Odia writer Pratibha Ray has been selected for the ONV Cultural Academy’s literary award for 2024. The award, comprising ₹3 lakh, statuette, and a citation, will be presented at a function to be held in the capital on May 27 in connection with poet ONV Kurup’s birth anniversary. The award was decided by a committee chaired by novelist ...

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Penguin India recently unveiled the English translation of Jayanath Pati’s Magahi novel “Fool Bahadur”

New Delhi:9/4/24: Penguin India recently unveiled the English translation of Jayanath Pati’s Magahi novel “Fool Bahadur,” translated by renowned poet and diplomat Abhay K. This event, held at IIC, celebrated the rich cultural heritage of Bihari literature and its global significance. ‘Fool Bahadur’ holds a special place in Indian literature, and Abhay K’s meticulous translation ensures that its essence is preserved ...

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Sahitya Akademi’s annual Festival of Letters- ‘Sahityotsav’ will be the world’s biggest literary festival

New Delhi:7/3/24: Sahitya Akademi, the National Academy of Letters, India, is completing 70 years this year and to commemorate this occasion, the ‘Sahityotsav’ celebrated every year by the Akademi is being celebrated this time as the world’s largest literary festival. Dr. K. Sreenivasrao, Secretary, Sahitya Akademi, informed that more than 1100 renowned writers and scholars are participating in more than ...

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A Journey of Life with Divine Blessings – Autobiography Launch of Prof. G.K. Roy, a pioneer educator and institution builder of technology education in Odisha

Bhubaneswa:25/2/24:   A Journey of Life with Divine Blessings, the autobiography of Prof. (Dr.) G.K. Roy, a pioneer teacher, professor and engineer in technology education in Odisha was unveiled on 25 February 2024 in Bhubaneswar, by eminent citizens from the field of education, law, medicine, engineering and literature on the eve of his first death anniversary. The panellists included, Prof. Pramila ...

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Jnanpith Award for 2023, is being conferred upon famous Urdu lyricist Gulzar and eminent Sanskrit writer Jagadguru Rambhadracharya

New Delhi: 17/2/24:The country’s highest literary honour, the Jnanpith Award for 2023, is being conferred upon famous Urdu lyricist Gulzar and eminent Sanskrit writer Jagadguru Rambhadracharya. The Jnanpith Award Selection Committee on Saturday announced that the 58th Jnanpith Award for 2023 was being given to two eminent writers, Jagadguru Rambhadracharya for Sanskrit and Gulzar for Urdu respectively. The literary and ...

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Eminent litterateur Satakadi Hota passed away due

BHUBANESWAR11/2/24: Eminent litterateur and the former president of Odisha Sahitya Akademi Satakadi Hota passed away due to age-related ailments here on Sunday. He was 95. A retired IRTS officer and former divisional railway manager of Khurda Road, Hota was the editor of Odia Daily Samay since its inception on October 2, 1996. Born at Jagannath Khunta in Mayurbhanj district, he ...

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I &B Secretary Releases Publications Division’s ‘India Year Book 2024’ and ‘Career Calling’ at New Delhi World Book Fair

Newdelhi:10/2/24:Shri Sanjay Jaju, Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting unveiled the ‘India Year Book 2024’ and ‘Career Calling’  published by Publications Division at New Delhi World Book Fair at Pragati Maidan today. ‘India Year Book 2024,’ is a reference annual that captures the pulse of India’s progress—an essential read for those keen on staying abreast of the nation’s development. Another ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Series Jaipur Literature Festival 2024 will be protected by Dettol Banega Swasth India.

Newdelhi:4/2/24:In a strategic move, Dettol Banega Swasth India, Reckitt India‘s purpose-driven flagship program, joined hands with the 17th edition of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Series Jaipur Literature Festival. This partnership is dedicated to ensuring a safe, hygienic, and enjoyable experience for the esteemed invitees and attendees participating in the celebrated ‘greatest literary show on earth’ at its traditional venue in Jaipur. ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched a book titled “Language Law in Legislative Assembly”

Bhubaneswar:4/2/24: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched a book titled “Language Law in Legislative Assembly” on Sunday on the occasion of the ongoing World Odia Language Conference in Bhubaneswar.t may be noted here that the book chronicles all discussions on the proposed language law in 1948 to the passing of the language law in 1954 and the amendment in the ...

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