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Oriya novelist, Telugu writer, chosen for Jnanpith awards

Telugu writer Dr Ravuri Bharadwaja and Oriya novelist Pratibha Ray were on Wednesday selected for the prestigious Jnanpith award for the year 2011 and 2012. Bharadwaja, 86, who has to his credit......

Parliament nod for Orissa to be renamed 'Odisha'

Orissa will hereafter be called 'Odisha' and the Oriya language will be known as 'Odia' with Parliament giving its approval to the amendment of the Constitution and passage of the related bill.The......

Orissa is now Odisha, Oriya is Odia

On the first day of Parliament's winter session, the Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Orissa Bill and approved the name of Orissa state to 'Odisha', and its language to 'Odia' from Oriya. The Orissa......

Orissa wants to change its name to Odisha

The Orissa government has decided to move the Centre to change the state's name to Odisha and its language from Oriya to Odia.A state cabinet meeting on Monday passed a proposal to introduce a bill......

The illustrated life of 'Top Cop' Kiran Bedi

  As a youngster, Kiran Bedi did it all -- from thrashing eve-teasers to winning accolades in academics, from gaining fame as a promising tennis player to being ‘the first girl in......

A technology designed to touch many lives

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur have developed technologies that will enable people with disabilities enjoy the digital world, says Indrani Roy. Image: Professor......

Police remand for former Reebok executives

Four former employees of Reebok India, including two top executives, who were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly cheating the company of Rs 870 crore (Rs 8.7 billion), have been sent to police......

Soon, domain names in all 22 Indian languages

By mid-2012, vernacular domain names in all 22 Indian languages may secure the approval of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). By the end of this year, the central......

Language barriers will now be a thing of the past

Former President APJ Abdul Kalam on Wednesday launched the Machine translation (MT) systems, also called content multiplier tools, developed with funding from TDIL (Technology Development for......

Sebi plans helpline to assist investors

With an aim to resolve investors' grievances and educate them about markets, the regulator Sebi plans to start a nationwide toll-free helpline and launch awareness campaigns through newspapers,......

TV's first Lord Ram, Arun Govil set to make a comeback

Remember Arun Govil, the actor who played the first ever Lord Ram on television? The veteran actor, who rose to fame with the epic teleserial Ramayan in the early 1990s, is coming back on the......

'Rani hates her dubbed voice in Ghulam'

'Bipasha dislikes my voice in Jism.' 'Everyone liked my voice and it did wonders for her and even for me. But she disliked it tremendously. She was very upset. She refused to do the promotions......

Aamir, Clooney, Anil Kapoor: The HOTTEST star at 50? VOTE!

Who's the hottest pick from this lot? YOU tell us! Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar Aamir Khan, whose Bollywood career has spanned three decades, several box office firsts, among other headline-making......

D Ramanaidu: From rice grower to number one filmmaker

Veteran Telugu film producer Dr Daggubbati Ramanaidu passed away into the ages on February 18. In an interview he had granted in September 2010, he tells us how he started making......

PIX: Shilpa, Alia, Varun celebrate Christmas

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Quite a few Bollywood stars celebrated Christmas, decorated their houses, and posted pictures on Twitter. Shilpa......

Budhia wants to win Olympic gold

Orissa's marathon child Budhia Singh, who has run a distance of 65 km non-stop, today said he cherished a dream to win an Olympic gold for the country."My dream is to bring honours to my country by......
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Colourful Krishnanjali

“Krishnanjali” – a tribute to Lord Krishna through dance was presented by the Gramsci Foundation, under the leadership of Anand... ...
The Gentle voice that Refused to Fade Away and Continues to Resonate

QUEENSROAD: During the 53rd edition of the Bengaluru Ganesh Utsava, which wrapped up on Sunday, veteran singer Vani Jairam was in the city to share... ...
Orissa, West Bengal squabble over origin of rasgulla

The dispute over the origins of the rasgulla has heated up ever since the Orissa government decided to seek a Geographical Indication (GI) for it... ...
Video streaming platform Spuul adds more content from UTV

Online video streaming platform Spuul increased its library and has signed a deal with UTV to add popular movie titles to its service. The deal... ...
A technology designed to touch many lives

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur have developed technologies that will enable people with disabilities enjoy the digital... ...

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