Good Cop Vs Bad Cop: Reading Between the Lines of 2019...

The wee hours of 6th December 2019 had brought in a special ray of sunshine for all Indians, as because Disha’s murderers...

The cuckoo Bird

Cuckoos are birds in the Cuculidae family. The cuckoo family includes the common European cuckoo, roadrunners, koels, malkohas, cocas, coucals and anis....

Translation for language modernization: the case of Odia

No one in Odisha today will disagree with the view that meaningful efforts have to be seriously and urgently made to make...

Meera bai – The woman saint

 Meera Bai was a woman Saint of the 16th century. She was an ardent Bhakta of Lord Shri Krishna. She was believed...

1857 Mutiny

 In Indian History, the mutiny of 1857 is an important event. It may be called a watershed in History. In Geography, a...

The way people talk!

Last week I was reading Professor Prakash Pattanaik’s book “Against All Odds”. The author is a linguist, a specialist in cultural studies,...

Why are our gods angry?

This Ramnavami I couldn’t but notice Lord Ram’s total transformation to a lone militant warrior, with flying hair and a drawn bow...

Village Market

India is a land of villages. Seventy percent of people live in villages. So the soul of India is its villages. The...

Is language a truly efficient means of communication?

“Are you really serious?” one would ask. True, from time immemorial, humans have been using non-verbal modes of communication as well but...

Sambalpur University at a Glance

Sambalpur University occupies an important position in the academic scenario of the State of Odisha and India. As an institution of higher...
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