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Netaji Subhash Bose Statue
Cuttack Netaji Museum bustles with activity on Subhas Bose’ 127th birth anniversary

The Odisha culture department has illuminated the museum building with architectural illumination. This time the admission register of Stuart School is going to be included in the new museum's Netaji Childhood Biography Gallery.

  • Tuesday, 23 January 2024
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
Netaji Subhas Bose Jayanti: A timeline of 88 years of rumours and claims!

India celebrates the 126th birthday of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose today January 23. He was a determined and passionate patriot who brought an awakening across the country during India’s freedom movement.

  • Tuesday, 23 January 2024
Amul celebrates Ayodhya Ram Mandir inauguration with picturesque topical
Temple of billions hopes: Amul celebrates Ayodhya Ram Mandir inauguration with picturesque topical

In the picture, the Amul mascot girl is seen barefoot, offering prayers in front of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya.

‘Jai Shri Ram’ everywhere from Ayodhya, Sydney, France to Times Square
‘Jai Shri Ram’ everywhere from Ayodhya, Sydney, France to Times Square - Watch videos

Not only in India, but Indians living abroad in the US, UK, Australia, and other European countries are also participating virtually to make the grand Ram Mandir opening a memorable day.

Ayodhya wakes up to a new dawn to welcome Lord Ram
20 features of Ayodhya Ram Mandir built in traditional Nagar style and supported by 392 pillars

Designed by world-famous architect Chandrakant B Sompura, the temple is an architectural charisma. Supported by a total of 392 pillars and 44 doors, the Ram Temple is three-storied with each floor being 20 feet tall.

Mukesh Ambani’s ‘Antilia’ lits up with ‘Jai Shri Ram’ ahead of ‘Pran Pratishtha’ ceremony
Mukesh Ambani’s ‘Antilia’ lits up with ‘Jai Shri Ram’ ahead of ‘Pran Pratishtha’ ceremony

The historic event will be attended by PM Modi and a host of India’s prominent personalities, industrialists, sportspersons, and celebrities among others.

Meet King of Ayodhya Bimlendra Mohan Pratap: Here's what he said on Lord Ram Temple
Meet King of Ayodhya Bimlendra Mohan Pratap: Here's what he said on Lord Ram Temple

ut with Ram Lalla’s consecration ceremony a few hours to go, he cannot believe that all his dreams have turned into reality and the temple town is all set to regain its lost grandeur.

National Road Safety Week: Follow These 5 Crucial Road Safety Measures When Driving
National Road Safety Week: Follow These 5 Crucial Road Safety Measures When Driving

Follow these 5 road safety measures when driving - Keep your distance, buckle up, observe the speed limit, follow traffic signals, and never drink and drive.

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National Road Safety Week
National Road Safety Week: 10 things that can save you from imminent death on the road

Following traffic rules diligently ensures that accidental deaths and injuries are reduced. Know what things can be done to avoid deaths on the road.

  • Wednesday, 17 January 2024
National Road Safety Week
National Road Safety Week: How empowering communities can ensure safer roads?

As India celebrates National Road Safety Week from January 11 to January 17, know how empowering communities can ensure that Indian roads are safer.

  • Wednesday, 17 January 2024
Srimandir Parikrama Project Plaque
Puri Srimandir Parikrama Project dedicated to public

Patnaik and Puri King Gajapati Dibyasingha Deb broke open coconuts in front of the Parikrama plaque to dedicate the project to people.

  • Wednesday, 17 January 2024
5 Popular Bollywood Movies Based On Indian Army
5 Popular Bollywood Movies Based On Indian Army

India celebrates its Army Day to remember the troops and the sacrifices they have made for the country. On the occasion, let’s have a look at some of the popular Bollywood movies based on Indian Army and the valiant soldiers.

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Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa inauguration: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik urges people to light lamps, beat gongs
Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa inauguration: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik urges people to light lamps, beat gongs

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday released a video message wherein he appealed to people to light lamps, blow conches, beat gongs, sing devotional songs and chant Lord Jagannath’s name on January 17.

Makara Sankranti
Makar Sankranti 2024: Know significance of this festival in Odisha

Since it is an agrarian festival and in Odisha festivals are incomplete without sweets and mouth-watering delicacies, on this day, a traditional and special dish is prepared with 'Makara Chaula' or newly harvested rice.

Makar Sankranti Observed In Odisha
Odisha observes Makar Sankranti with zest, special ritual at Puri Srimandir

Special ‘Makar Chaula’ is prepared on this day which is offered to the presiding deities first and then eaten by all in the family. People wear new dresses and bow down to their elderlies seeking blessings.

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