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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Congress In Odisha Loses The Plot Ahead Of Polls

Bhubaneswar: Much to the glee of its rivals, the Congress in Odisha seems intent on committing hara-kiri with elections knocking at the door. The resignation of Jharsuguda MLA, Naba Kishore Das, who is all set to join the Naveen...

Smita Patil: The Actor Who Looked For ‘Arth’ In Her ‘Bhumika’

Eighteen years back I was lucky to see live the pioneer of Urdu and Hindi theatre, Habib Tanveer’s play 'Charandas Chor' by the great Habib Tanveer himself who had come to LBSNAA with his team. This play in 1975 was...

Raghunath Panigrahi: The Golden Voice Of Geeta Govinda

Eminent Indian classical singer and music director Pandit Raghunath Panigrahi was born today, August 10, in 1932. The ambassador of 'Geeta Govinda', Pandit Raghunath Panigrahi dedicated his life to music, singing and composing many masterpieces both in classical and semi-classical forms. Pandit Panigrahi’s...

‘Teachers Should Work Towards Creating A Close Bond With The Students’

It is Teachers Day today. On this day, the students pay respect to their teachers and in return get their blessings. Dr Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan was born on September 5, 1888. When he became the President of India (1962-67), some...

Pension delivery in Odisha

Pension is a dignified means of sustenance for at least 44 lakh families in Odisha. If not absolute sustenance, it certainly adds to the livelihoods of as many individuals who could be senior citizens, widows or persons with disabilities....

N R Swami: Journalist Who Took On The Odisha Govt Of The Day

Some 37 years have passed since my father, N R Swami, a well-known journalist, died. A huge and tall figure, always energetic and agile he carved a niche for himself as he reported what all that had happened in...

China & Pak Want Modi Back In The Saddle!

Why is China batting for Narendra Modi's return to power? And why does Pakistan feel that Indo-Pak peace stands a chance only if Modi returns? Let us first talk about the dragons who have already started assuming that Modi will...

DGCA Copter Probe Report: Clean Cheat?

The clean chit given by the Director, Air Safety, on behalf of the DGCA is a carefully worded letter in which they gave their findings into the alleged violations by Baijayant Panda when he piloted his helicopter over Chilka...

Elections 2019: Discerning Electorate Unlikely To Fall Into ‘Towering Personality’ Trap

Modi vs who? The question fits neatly into the reductive universe of binaries we have settled into. It is also in sync with the strategic design of the ruling dispensation, which has a leader to flaunt while the rivals...

‘NaMo TV Sign Of Modi’s Deepening Worries’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi never seemed as worried as he is now. He won the 2014 elections with a great deal of help from the media and TV news channels, but without a dedicated NaMo TV, which went on...

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Mamata, Tharoor Come Out In Support of Chidambaram

Kolkata/New Delhi: Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday criticised the way in which the CBI handled the arrest of former Union Minister P...
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