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Khushwant Singh: From Khan Market to the World, and beyond.

Apr 5, 2014 | Comments
Khushwant Singh: From Khan Market to the World, and beyond.

20th March, 2014 brought the curtains down on the long and eventful career that Khushwant Singh had. He passed away at the age of 99. Just one year short of making a century! This man doesn’t need an introduction. But for the uninitiated, he was a gifted author, candid commentator, columnist, editor, journalist, historian, diplomat […]

Odia Wikipedia celebrates Odisha Day, brings 14 copyright-free Odia books and a free Odia font!

Apr 4, 2014 | Comments
Odia Wikipedia celebrates Odisha Day, brings 14 copyright-free Odia books and a free Odia font!

The Odia Wikimedia community celebrated “Odisha Day” on 29th March at Jayadev Bhawan. Inaugurating this event, eminent linguist Padmashree Dr. Debiprasanna Pattanayak said, ‘Collaborative effort and open access to knowledge repositories will enrich our language an culture’. He also discussed about the efforts being laid for bringing Odia language as the sixth Indian classical language. […]

Jhanvi

Mar 15, 2014 | Comments
Jhanvi

Chapter #1 – Birth into a new world. The day Jhanvi was born, her mother had tears in her eyes. These were not tears of joy, but of disappointment. Jhanvi’s mother had been praying for a son. She was later told that her grandfather and father had been very happy at her birth, for she […]

ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଉଇକିପିଡ଼ିଆ: ତିନି ବର୍ଷର ସକ୍ରିୟ ଅବଦାନ ୧୦ ବର୍ଷର ପ୍ରକଳ୍ପକୁ ପୁନର୍ଜୀବନ ଦେଲା

Mar 13, 2014 | Comments
ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଉଇକିପିଡ଼ିଆ: ତିନି ବର୍ଷର ସକ୍ରିୟ ଅବଦାନ ୧୦ ବର୍ଷର ପ୍ରକଳ୍ପକୁ ପୁନର୍ଜୀବନ ଦେଲା

ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଉଇକିପିଡ଼ିଆ ୨୯ ଜାନୁଆରୀରେ ଏହାର ୧୦ ବର୍ଷ ପୂରଣ କଲା । ୨୦୦୪ରେ ଏହା ପ୍ରଥମ ଭାରତୀୟ ଭାଷାର ଉଇକିପିଡ଼ିଆ ଭାବେ ଆରମ୍ଭ ହେଇଥିଲେ ମଧ୍ୟ, ଏଥିରେ ପ୍ରକୃତ ଅର୍ଥରେ ଲେଖାଲେଖି ୨୦୧୧ରେ ଆରମ୍ଭ ହେଇଥିଲା । ସେତେବେଳେ ୫୫୦ଟି ଯାହିତାହି ପ୍ରସଙ୍ଗ ଏବଂ କହିବାକୁ ଗଲେ ଜଣେ ମଧ୍ୟ ସକ୍ରିୟ ସଭ୍ୟ ନଥିଲେ । ତତ୍କାଳୀନ ପରିସ୍ଥିତିରେ ଅଧିକ ଲୋକଙ୍କ ପାଖରେ ପହଞ୍ଚିବା ଲାଗି ଉଇକିଆଳିଙ୍କୁ ବହୁତ ଅସୁବିଧାର ସମ୍ମୁଖୀନ ହେବାକୁ ପଡୁଥିଲା । ଅଧିକ […]

Plea of a woman

Mar 10, 2014 | Comments
Plea of a woman

I am a girl, born and brought up in Bhubaneswar, India. I have had a very happy childhood as my family made sure that I had the best of everything that they could provide. Most of all, they made sure that I was well protected at all times. I don’t remember a single instance, till […]

And it ended with a bang!!!

Mar 9, 2014 | Comments
And it ended with a bang!!!

The final day at Springfest 2014 had arrived and we expected some gloominess around, but the ‘Spirit of the youth’ was alive more than usual. It seemed like everyone was ready to make the last day of this youthful fest a memorable one. Everybody likes waking up to a sweet voice and the same happened […]

SpringFest–Day 3

Mar 9, 2014 | Comments
SpringFest–Day 3

The third day was undoubtedly the most awaited day in the Springfest 2014. As the numerous bonfires stopped emanating heat and light, and the sun rose at a distant corner, people filled in the streets of the IIT campus yet again. On being asked how many people visit them each day, the CCD staff at […]

Springfest– Second day of awesomeness

Mar 9, 2014 | Comments
Springfest– Second day of awesomeness

The second day at Springfest 2014 saw more students coming into the campus. Booming with enthusiasm, groups of students were found entering the IIT gate with the ‘Desi’ quotient in them. Proceedings for the day started off with a National level debate. Orators of the highest level came from all parts of the world to […]

Agnee – Live at SpringFest 2014 / Day 1

Jan 24, 2014 | Comments
Agnee – Live at SpringFest 2014 / Day 1

As the sun dawned upon Kharagpur today, the city rose to a new and much awaited excitement, which marked the beginning of the biggest college fest in eastern India – Springfest IIT Kgp. The railway station was filled with students and the students were filled with excitement. With every hour passing by, the city got […]

Agnee Live!

Jan 19, 2014 | Comments
Agnee Live!

The band Agnee performing at the Socio-Cultural festival of IIT-Bhubaneswar, Alma Fiesta 2014. Here is a slideshow with some glimpses from the amazing performance that it was.

Alma Fiesta 2014 – The Second Day

Jan 15, 2014 | Comments
Alma Fiesta 2014 – The Second Day

The second day of Alma Fiesta included events spanning over 8 different venues. It started with Litspree, a literary competition conducted by the Literary Society of IIT Bhubaneswar, Panacea, with a strong participation from literary enthusiasts from different colleges. The winner was awarded with a trophy sponsored by IMFA. At another venue, the social case […]

Alma Fiesta #Day 1

Jan 13, 2014 | Comments
Alma Fiesta #Day 1

After attending this extravaganza last year, we entered IIT Bhubaneswar’s campus with a lot of anticipation & hope & they sure didn’t disappoint us. Alma Fiesta, the annual socio-cultural festival of IIT Bhubaneswar, in its 5th year was themed around, Age of Epics. The festivity started with the preliminary rounds of Rip Out, the solo […]