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16, Sep 2017, by : Indulata Mohanty, Rabinarayan Patnaik

The elder brother, the entrepreneur that he was, Goddess Lakshmi did not budge from his shoulders. It is not years or months, every day he improved financially. With the favour of the Goddess Lakshmi on his side, greed overpowered his conscience. He thought: We are two and we have only one child, a daughter. The younger brother has three sons, they are five in number; and how much does he earn as a lecturer in a private college? Read News

16, Sep 2017, by : Shilu Das

Poet Shilu Das is a homemaker, settled in Bhubaneswar. She has several stints of teaching English in schools and colleges in Bhubaneswar, Borada and Delhi. Her Poem: Solitary Walk Read News

11, Jul 2017, by : FnF Desk

Jailed Chinese dissident and Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo has been diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer and granted medical parole, his lawyer told."When a prison clinic is unable to deal with an inmate's medical condition, the authorities can approve outside treatment in accordance with law," said Liu's lawyer, Mo Shaoping, Monday. Read News

21, May 2017, by : Priti Prakash

What do NRI's generally invest in when it comes to home turf? Real Estate, gold, stock markets, healthcare, hospitality! Don't be surprised, investing in Bollywood is a lucrative option for the diaspora who desire to keep their roots thriving for posterity, want to remain connected with its people and culture, have the money and time and anyways are looking for the right spot to hit to jackpot. Read News

22, Apr 2017, by : Mayank Chhaya

In the midst of heightened posturing by North Korea over a potential thermonuclear war Saturday April 21 is the 113th birth anniversary of Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a father of the first atomic bomb in 1945.Read News

27, Mar 2017, by : Saket Suman

A magnificently elegant interior dotted with all things artistic - surreal paintings, graffiti and moving quotations etched on its walls - houses, to the wonder of many, young and enthusiastic children happily learning tidbits of art. And from whom? No, not amateur teachers but top professional artists.Read News

23, Mar 2017, by : FnF Desk

An authorised biography of Amarinder Singh claims that even though Sonia Gandhi was open to bringing Singh back at the helm in Punjab, Rahul Gandhi was dead against taking away the baton from Pratap Singh Bajwa.Read News

25, Feb 2017, by : Satya Narayan Sahu

Our classical wisdom enshrined in a Sanskrit shloka teaches us that without literature and music the life of human beings would be equivalent to the life of animals. Therefore literature takes us to a higher plane of civility and consciousness. Read News

21, Feb 2017, by : Smita Deodhar

Making movies can be exciting, engaging, epic, heartfelt, purposeful... and that's what young film students from 17 colleges across Maharashtra discovered as they got on to doing a very important assignment: creating short films to sensitise viewers about the heinous, yet completely invisible, crime of child abuse.Read News

17, Feb 2017, by : Saket Suman

Images of ill-maintained public libraries -- laden with dust and poor-infrastructure, barely prompting a second visit -- is undergoing a complete makeover thanks to the government's ambitious National Mission on Libraries.Read News

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