Two Former Naxal Leaders Couple’s Love Story From Malkangiri, Odisha

Two Former Naxal Leaders Couple’s Love Story From Malkangiri, Odisha

Two former Naxal leaders from Malkangiri, Odisha, who fell in love when they were part of the dreaded armed movement operating mostly in the secluded areas of jungles, are perfect examples that the Cupid’s arrow could hit you at any time and any place. Recently, the former Naxal couple got married after they surrendered before […]

 

Odia independent film ‘Khyanikaa – The Lost Idea’ at Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival in, Ontario, Canada

Odia independent film ‘Khyanikaa – The Lost Idea’ at Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival in, Ontario, Canada

Odia independent film ‘Khyanikaa – The Lost Idea’ gets officially selected at Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival 2017 at Mississauga, Ontario in Canada on August 5. This will be the second international festival screening of the film. Prior to this, the film had an excellent response at its world premiere at Hidden Gems Film Festival in […]

 

Kalahandi’s Traditional Folk Dance Enthralled An Audience In London

Kalahandi’s Traditional Folk Dance Enthralled An Audience In London

Kalahandi’s traditional folk dance enthralled an audience in London as a 14-member tribal dance and music group, ‘Prativa’, from Bhawanipatna performed there from July 17 to 26. The troupe’s trip is sponsored by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations. Loknrutya (folk dance) like dhap, banabadi, ghumura, chutkichuta, rasarkali, bajasaal and singari staged at the event […]

 

Light And Sound Show At Konark Temple From Next Month

Light And Sound Show At Konark Temple From Next Month

Visitors to the historic Sun Temple in Konark, a Unesco world heritage site, is likely to witness the light and sound show within a month. On Wednesday night the tourism department conducted the final preview of the Rs 5.5-crore project. The audience will be provided with wireless headphones, the first of its kind facility in […]

 

Odisha Traders’ Association Urges Public To Boycott Chinese Products

Odisha Traders’ Association Urges Public To Boycott Chinese Products

The Federation of All-Odisha Traders’ Association urged Public of the state to boycott Chinese products in the wake of growing tension between India and its neighbour. The union at its General Council Meeting at Malgodown in Cuttack decided not to buy or sell the Chinese products any more. “India is facing threats from China, which is […]

 

Ace women sprinters from Odisha Jauna Murmu, Purnima Hembram Pursue Education in KISS

Ace women sprinters from Odisha Jauna Murmu, Purnima Hembram Pursue Education in KISS

Ace women sprinters from Odisha Jauna Murmu and Purnima Hembram have taken admission in Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) to pursue higher education. Their applications for higher education courses have been accepted by KISS authority. Jauna and Purnima will pursue Post Graduate and Bachelors degree course respectively from 2017 – 18 academic session. “KISS […]

 

Short Animation Film On Paika Rebellion Of Odisha At Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi

Short Animation Film On Paika Rebellion Of Odisha At Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi

A short animation film was shown during the inauguration of the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Paika Rebellion (Paika Bidroha) of Odisha at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. The Paika rebellion of 1817 found a national stage with President Pranab Mukherjee describing it as “a national war” and said it was time the struggle and […]

 

Ram Nath Kovind, Will Become India’s 14th President

Ram Nath Kovind, Will Become India’s 14th President

The NDA’s candidate for President, Ram Nath Kovind, will become India’s 14th President, having obtained 65.65 percent of votes from the electoral college. His opponent, the joint Opposition candidate Meira Kumar, lags far behind with a mere 34.35 percent. Minutes after the results of the Presidential elections were declared, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted two […]

 

Sudarsan Creates Sand Art Congratulating New President Ram Nath Kovind

Sudarsan Creates Sand Art Congratulating New President Ram Nath Kovind

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Thursday created a sand sculpture congratulating new President elected Ram Nath Kovind at Puri beach of Odisha. Ram Nath Kovind has been elected as 14th new President of India. I congratulate Ram Nath Kovind for being elected as 14th President of India through my sculpture. – Sudarsan Pattnaik. Pattnaik […]

 
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