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Ever heard of Ganjifa? Meet the people who are bringing this ancient card game back to life

Forget modern-day playing cards. Did you know that India had its own card games even during the rule of the Mughals and famous emperors of Mysuru? MJ Kamalakshi from KCP speaks about Ganjifa art

 

Published on 11th December 2019
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Universities are great hubs of ideas, but not ivory towers: President

President Ramnath Kovind, in his address to the students talked about the role of universities in creating novel ideas in the young minds

Published on 9th December 2019
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Amit Nanda and his company Satattva are making a strong case for solar energy. Here's How

"Solar has a wide application in India — from deep in the jungle to the top of a mountain, it can be installed anywhere," says Amit Nanda

Published on 5th December 2019
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State govt initiates disciplinary proceedings against Principal of SCB Dental College  

Among the many issues which came out, the panel also found that there were discrepancies like in the process of preparing questions papers and so on

Published on 3rd December 2019
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This start-up will help make your loved ones' last journey pleasant. Here's how

In the next five years, they want to offer services in all metro cities and Tier II and III cities as well

Published on 30th November 2019
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Odisha govt orders stringent action against school buses carrying beyond capacity

As per the Supreme Court Committee on Road Safety, the carrying capacity of school buses and three-wheelers that transport school students should be displayed both inside and outside the vehicle

Published on 27th November 2019
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Govt has set up intelligence units to track protestors: Police tell JNUSU's Satish Chandra Yadav, family questioned

The officials who claimed to be from the Local Intelligence Unit (LIU) set up by the state government to keep track of people who have been "raising their voices" against the authorities

Published on 26th November 2019
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After Kerala and AP, now schools in Ganjam to have water bells    

Some water bottles have been provided to the students by the district officials. Even the school has purchased a few hundred bottles for the students 

Published on 26th November 2019
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ASHA workers in Odisha's Ganjam enrol for IGNOU courses

The ASHA workers will be taught about nutrient content in different food items, needs of the human body in terms of various nutrients at different stages of life

Published on 25th November 2019
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JNU protests: Odisha police interrogate Ambedkarite student group leader's family over fee hike protests

Suna also stood for the President's post in the JNUSU elections and has frequently spoke about about casteist issues

Published on 24th November 2019
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Odisha English prof arrested for sexually abusing girl student, apologises

The man was arrested after the victim's father lodged an FIR at the Baripada police station. A case has been registered against the accused and investigation into the matter is underway

Published on 22nd November 2019
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488 schools in Odisha shut down in 2019-20 academic session due to poor enrolment

Schools with less than 10 students are being closed by the government, 966 more primary schools will face closure soon

Published on 20th November 2019
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Manipuri girl Licypriya Kangujam is India's youngest climate warrior — what are we doing?

Forget Great Thunberg. Meet Manipuri girl Licypriya Kangujam who dropped out of school and is on an endless campaign to clean the environment up, deter climate change and make the world a better place

Published on 20th November 2019
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This 24-year-old Odia youth has rescued more than 10,000 animals. This is how

The Bhubaneswar-based rescuer dropped out of school and even went to the extent of leaving home when his parents didn't want him to be a full-time animal rescuer

Published on 20th November 2019
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Odisha to have one portal for all scholarships 

The common scholarship portal, developed by the Electronics and IT department, will be launched in January 2020 for the benefit of meritorious students who often fail to apply due to ignorance

Published on 19th November 2019

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