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Odia Poet Gopal Krushna Rath to get Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award

Bhubaneswar, Dec 19: Veteran Odia poet Gopal Krushna Rath will get Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award for the year 2014. He will be conferred with the prestigious award for his anthology of poems "Bipula Diganta", the Akademi said in a release today.

Formalin Laced Fish: Raids On Fish Markets, Godowns In Sambalpur & Bolangir

Sambalpur: Sambalpur Municipal Corporation and fisheries officials today conducted joint raids on the fish outlets at nine places in the city and coll...

One Killed, 35 Injured In Separate Road Mishaps

Bhubaneswar: One person was killed and at least 35 persons were injured in three separate bus accidents in Berhampur, Rayagada and Banki on Tuesday.A ...

Bhasha Andolan Postponed After State Government's Assurance

Bhubaneswar: The 825-day-long Bhasha Andolan- a silent black flag protest demanding use of Odia language in official communication was postponed on Mo...

Panic Grips Villages Surrounding Satkosia Reserve After Tiger Freed Into Forest

Angul: The relocation of two tigers from Madhya Pradesh to the Satkosia Tiger Reserve in Angul district could have cheered wild life enthusiasts, but ...