Naveen Patnaik the Kejriwal of His Time, Writes Ruben

  Shoe hurled at Srikant Jena during Naveen’s meeting at Panikoili Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM’s new biography “Naveen Patnaik”, written by Outlook magazine editor Ruben Banerjee was released in Bhubaneswar yesterday. In this book Ruben lifts the veil from Naveen Patnaik, the mysterious politician from Odisha. Ruben wrote almost every aspect of Naveen Patnaik’s life, both political and personal. From […]

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Ruben Banerjee’s Naveen Patnaik Released

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s biography encompassing his over two decades of political life was unveiled here today. The book, titled “Naveen Patnaik” and penned by Editor of Outlook Ruben Banerjee, was released by former Odisha DGP Amiya Bhushan Tripathy at a function here. Regarding Patnaik’s journey in Odisha’s political turf, author Banerjee said Naveen Patnaik became a success despite having spent many years outside the […]

Sahitya Akademi: 38 Authors Return Awards

Bhubaneswar: A total number of 38 authors from different states and of different age groups have returned their Akademi Awards received from Sahitya Akademi (India’s national academy of letters), New Delhi. So far 39 authors have approached the Akademi in connection with award return. However one author has withdrawn his decision of returning the prestigious literary accolade. […]

Birendra Mohanty to Receive Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2018

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, June 22, 2018: Eminent Odia author and children litterateur Birendra Mohanty has been selected for Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2018 by Sahitya Akademi, India’s national academy of letters. He is going to receive the award for his Odia book for children ‘Rumku Jhuma’. Today Sahitya Akademi announce name of 21 recipients […]

ZEE JLF at The British Library Opens its Doors for a Weekend of Literary Dialogue

LONDON, Friday 8 June 2018: Managing Director of Teamwork Arts Sanjoy Roy and festival co-directors Namita Gokhale and William Dalrymple welcomed audiences Shashi Tharoor spoke about his new book Why I am a Hindu ZEE JLF at The British Library opened its doors today, filling the historic spaces of London’s iconic literary venue and welcoming […]

“From Goatherd To Governance” Released in Bhubaneswar

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, April 18, 2018: The book is a life sketch of retired administrator Panchanan Dash ‘From Goatherd To Governance’ will inspire millions of youth Author and former MSME Department Secretary to Government of Odisha Sri Panchanan Dash’s first memoir book ‘From Goatherd To Governance’ was released on Monday (16th April 2018). In […]

Koraput Hosts Its 1st Ever Literary Festival

By Odisha Story Bureau, Koraput: Koraput Literary Festival unites 300 authors from the state Ajay Swain and Aparna Mohanty Receive 1st Koraput Sahitya Samman Koraput will never forget the day,25th March 2018. As major cities are blessed with gala events and luxurious literary shows around the year, for the first time Koraput, a small city […]

First Ever Koraput Literary Festival on 25th March

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The first ever Koraput Literary Festival #KLFOdisha2018 is going to be held on 25th March in Koraput, some 550 kilometers distance from here. Festival director and an one of the prominent voice in Odia fiction Subhransu Panda announced it on 21st February 2018 at Hotel Alishan in Koraput.  Koraput Literary Festival is an initiative […]

Second Poetry Collection of Akshaya Swain Released

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Akshara Abira, second poetry collection of Odia poet Akshyaya Swain was released today here at Dhauli. The open space at Sunya Mandira witnessed a literary extravaganza in presence of young poets and readers. Poet and film lyricist Rajani Ranjan, Author Ajay Swain and Himanshu Hota joined as guests in  the […]