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Thursday, August 22, 2019
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Jai Hind! Decoding The Psychology Of Patriotism

Bhubaneswar: Tomorrow is August 15. No, we are not talking about big ticket online sales, decorated malls and family outings on a public holiday. It’s about our Independence Day, the real thing. Like every year, India is on a patriotic...

Kashmir Invasion: Biju Babu Didn’t Make The First Srinagar Landing

It was Wing Commander Karori Lal Bhatia, not Biju Patnaik who made the first Srinagar landing. In the aftermath of the Jammu and Kashmir action by the Centre, the internet and newspapers are agog with the story of Biju Babu...

Tribals In Odisha 2036

The state is stitching together a development agenda for 2036 – towards hundred years of Odisha state formation. FRA (Forest Rights Act) presents an opportunity to set up a new paradigm of development for tribals and forest dwellers by...

Tigers In Politics & Media Savvy Too!

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will feature in Discovery’s top-rated programme ‘Man Vs Wild’ on August 12. A trailer of the same has been trending on social media since its release on Monday.   The trailer shows the programme’s celebrity host,...

On Vijay Diwas, A Salute To All Those Who Fought Bravely

Three of my close friends were closely associated with the Kargil War. One, whom I know from childhood was a year senior to me in school. He was a brilliant student, an excellent runner and a super footballer. We were...

Joining The Rasagola Squabble

I admire Vir Sanghvi’s writing for its centrality. He is never pungent, acrimonious or strident in his views, always choosing a middle path. That in itself is a rare art. In the write up, 'Rude Food by Vir Sanghvi: Why...

NROs Can Be The Backbone Of Odisha’s Development

Odisha is poised to punch well above its weight. That’s because its weight has always been underestimated. But no more. As India is gearing towards achieving an economy of US$ 5 trillion in the next five years, Odisha, India’s...

India’s Burgeoning Population; Odisha Reports Reduced Growth Rate

There is considerable concern that India’s population will surpass that of China in the next decade or so. With climate change being an imminent threat to the population, this must be avoided at all cost. China seems to have done...

‘Iconic’ Omission Of Odisha: Centre’s Selection Process Of Tourism Sites Lacks Transparency

The article, Disappointing! No Odisha Site Among Centre’s List Of 17 Iconic Places, has raised a fully valid and important issue not only for the people of Odisha, but also for lovers of Odisha's history, archaeology and architecture across...

Origin Of The Origin: King’s Impatience Behind Unfinished Idols Of Lords

It was magical. At that time, a frail old man appeared and requested the King to be taken into the Karusala (workshop), emphasising that he was going to carve the deities. The old man (who was Vishwakarma, the architect...

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Odisha ITI Students Create Asian Record With ‘Scrap Guitar’

Berhampur: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday congratulated the students of the government-run Industrial Training Institute (ITI) in Berhampur for entering the Asia Book...
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