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Debate on President Mukherjee’s Observation on Demonetisation

Pranab Mukherjee

Do you agree with President Pranab Mukherjee’s observation that #Demonetisation drive is good for fighting black money and corruption, but may lead to temporary economic slowdown and could aggravate the suffering of the poor? Sai Papu: Yes. Agree with the views of President. Debi Prasanna Mohapatra: He is just reiterating what most of people areContinue Reading…

Debate on Odisha Government’s Apathy towards Legends

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Does Odisha Govt bother to pay respect to other Legends of the State apart from Late Biju Patnaik? Balakrushna Patra: Everyone knows it. It’s impossible as long as BJD is there. Naresh Mishra Kunal: As an Odia, I respect Biju Babu and, of course welcome and appreciate what BJD Govt has been doing in theContinue Reading…

Facebook Debate on Governance of Odisha in Odia Language

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The Orissa Official Language Act, 1954: Without punishment provision, will the ‘Governance of Odisha in Odia Language’ become a Reality? Why Odisha Government fears to add Punishment Clause to the Act? Tarini Prasad Sahoo: It will be possible only if Government includes the provision for penalty and punishment for the violators. But, This Government fearsContinue Reading…

Let’s take a pledge to work for Tribal Welfare

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August 9 is being celebrated as the ‘International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples’. Unofficially though, but we can call it as ‘International Tribal Day’ in India. Very few of us really know about the tribals and their requirements. Political parties have been using them as vote bank for decades. The real development of theContinue Reading…

Chhattisgarh did not inform Odisha on Kelo Project: Chief Secretary

Aditya Padhi

Odisha Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi rubbished the reports published in a section of media in Odisha, saying Chhattisgarh Government never intimated the Odisha Government while building the Kelo Project on Mahanadi River. “We received no letter from the Chhattisgarh Government. Even, Odisha was not invited to the CWC meet in January 2009 when theContinue Reading…

Odisha Govt brings Ordinance to amend Official Language Act

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The Odisha Government has finally brought an Ordinance to amend the Odisha Official Language Act, 1954 – known as ‘The Odisha Official Language (Amendment) Ordinance, 2016′. It’s a victory of people of Odisha and all those, who worked relentlessly without any self-interest for upliftment of Odia Language. The Ordinance will pave the way for theContinue Reading…

Bhasha Andolan, Day 13: Debendra Das joins Protest March

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Debendra Prasad Das (Deba Bhai), who has been working for the revival and promotion of Odia language for over 40 years, has joined the Bhasha Andolan on the 13th day of protest. He along with others took part in the silent black flag march yesterday and vowed to continue his fight. “I have been aContinue Reading…

Bhasha Andolan in Odisha enters Day 3, Government remains Silent

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The Bhasha Andolan, Odisha, which started its movement on 13th April, seeking governance of Odisha in Odia language as per the 1954 Language Act, has entered Day 3 today. But, the government has not so far responded to the demands of the activists. On Day 1 of the movement, around 20-25 activists led by SubhasContinue Reading…

Delhi Government presents pro-people Budget 2016-17

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Delhi’s Deputy CM Manish Sisodia presented the second budget of Aam Aadmi Party led Delhi Government. Apex industry body ASSOCHAM hails Delhi Budget 2016-17 as ‘pro-people’ and ‘revolutionary’. Key Highlights: * Total Budget Estimates: Rs 47,600 crore. * Rs 10,690 crore earmarked for Education. * Rs 1,735 crore for Transport sector. * 5 new busContinue Reading…


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