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Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu launches book “Not Many, But One”

Kolkata, Jan 23 (UNI) Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu has digitally launched “Not Many, But One - Volumes 1 & 2”, authored by Prof. G.K. Sasidharan, published by Penguin Random House.
The book, a tribute to Sree Narayana Guru’s sublime poems, has been translated in English from Sanskrit, Malayalam and Tamil by the renowned physicist and philosopher. Echoing the consonance between physics and philosophy, the books are an effort to deep dive into Sree Narayana Guru’s philosophical and literary works.
With his opening remarks at the digital launch, R. K. Krishna Kumar, Padma Shri recipient and Trustee, Tata Trusts, emphasized, “The book authored by Prof. Sasidharan consists not only of the Guru’s poems written in Sankskrit, Tamil and Malayalam and translated in English but go beyond as comprehensive commentary on each poem and their philosophical meanings. Prof. Sasidharan plunges straight to the core of the mystical vision of the Guru, the ultimate nature of reality and the oneness of the universe in the book, weaving an extraordinary reason for the philosophical foundations of quantum physics and cosmology. It has been a privilege for Tata Trusts to be able to sponsor this book and we extend our heartiest congratulations to Prof. Sasidharan for his accomplishment.”
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Assam Elections: Congress releases names of 40 candidates for first phase of elections

07 Mar 2021 | 12:26 AM

Guwahati, Mar 6 (UNI) In poll bound state of Assam, Congress released names of 40 candidates for the first phase of Assam Legislative Assembly Elections.

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BJP nominates Suvendu Adhikari to contest against TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee from Nandigram

BJP nominates Suvendu Adhikari to contest against TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee from Nandigram

06 Mar 2021 | 11:04 PM

Kolkata, Mar 6 (UNI) BJP on Saturday nominated Suvendu Adhikari to contest against West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee from Nandigram assembly seat, a constituency among ll the 294 is in the headlines since the TMC supremo chose to contest from East Medinipur and its former MLA Suvendu dared her to face the electorate.

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Odisha cabinet approves GIS substation to meet power demand of PCPIR

06 Mar 2021 | 9:47 PM

Bhubaneswar, Mar 6 (UNI) The State cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today approved a proposal for construction of 2X500 MVA, 400/220/33 KV GIS Substation at Paradeep along with associated lines to meet the power demand of Petroleum, Chemical and Petrochemicals Investment Region PCPIR.)
Chief Secretary S C Mohapatra told newspersons after the meeting that it will be implemented over a period of 3 years effective from FY 2020-21 with a total estimated cost of Rs. 637.45 crore.
It included 30 percent equity support from the Odisha government amounting to Rs. 191.235 crore and the balance to be met by OPTCL through loan from Banks/ FIS amounting to Rs. 446.215 Crore.

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Odisha creates Mission Shakti department to strengthen the SHG movement

06 Mar 2021 | 9:46 PM

Bhubaneswar, Mar 06 (UNI) Odisha Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today approved a proposal to create a new department called Mission Shakti in a bid to strengthen the SHG movement across the state.

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Three minor boys drown in pond in Ramgarh

06 Mar 2021 | 9:45 PM

Ramgarh, Mar 6 (UNI) Three minor boys were drowned in a pond at Manganpur village under Gola Police Station area of this district on Saturday.

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