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Bhagirathi Nepak was a renowned author and recipient of an Odisha Sahitya Akademi award who specialised in the study of…

Social reformer, businessman, politician, and founding editor of the Dainik ASHA newspaper—the first Odia daily—Sashibhusan Rath was based in Brahmapur.…

The Iron Lady, or Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi, was India’s first female prime minister and a prominent figure in Indian political…

Radhanath Ray (1848-1908) came of a Bengali family that had settled in Orissa for generations.His kavyas set up a new…

In Oriya literature, Gopinath Mohanty is regarded as a versatile author. At the Cuttack district’s Nagbali village, he was born…

In the biographical composition of Gopinath Mohanty, the legendary orator of Ordained literature”Dipamjyoti” is a follow-up to how the novel…