It was wrong to change Orissa to Odisha, says Prof. Panchanan Mohanty

theNEWSsyndicate President of the Linguistic Society of India, also Member of the Governing Council, Indian Council of Social Science Research, Government of India, Prof. Panchanan Mohanty has unambiguously stated that, it was absolutely wrong on part of the Government to … Read more →

The Interview that had forced the Govt. to amend Orissa Official Language Act

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak A government-insider gives me the real reason of why Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik promulgated an Ordinance on 21 May 2016 to insert Sec.5, as proposed in my draft legislation, by amending the Orissa Official Language Act, 1954, … Read more →

We must save our Mother Tongue: Eminent Essayist Baishnab Charan Mohanty

theNEWSsyndycate Noteworthy thinker and essayist Baishnab Charan Mohanty observed that, inclement attitude of administration and lackadaisical concern of persons in Orissa politics are the main factors behind the loss of primacy of Oriya language in Orissa. Addressing the people live … Read more →

Honor the Law proposed by the Founder of Bhasha Andolan: Prof. Harihar Kanungo

theNEWSsyndicate Addressing Orissa in the matter of its governance in Oriya language, the purpose for which the province was created, former Director of Odia Bhasha Pratisthan and eminent scholar on Jagannath Cult, Prof. Harihar Kanungo observed that the Law proposed … Read more →