State and National News

Deoghar to get airport

New Delhi: The Hindu holy town of Deoghar in Jharkhand will soon figure on the country’s air map as the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has decided to set up an airport there. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was recently signed by AAI and Jharkhand for establishing an airport in Deoghar. It was signed in the presence of AAI chairman[Read More...]

by February 21, 2012 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, State and National News

Language divide rocks House, official status row breaks out : demanding to grant second language status to Angika, Bhojpuri, Maghi and Maithili

Ranchi: A deep linguistic fault-line divided legislators of Jharkhand State Assembly on the last day of the Winter Session on Friday with voices raised in acrimony and some legislators complaining of  language chauvinism. Congress legislator KN Tripathi moved a ‘call attention motion’, criticising the Government for not granting second language status to four languages — Maithili, Bhojpuri, Maghi and Angika[Read More...]

by December 14, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

सांसद ने रखी अंगिका को आठवीं सूची में डालने की मांग

भागलपुर: शुक्रवार को संसद में भाषाओं को अष्टम सूची में शामिल करने बाबत हुई चर्चा में सांसद शाहनवाज हुसैन ने अंगिका भाषा को आठवीं सूची में शामिल करने की मांग सरकार से की। उन्होंने कहा कि सरकार को अंगिका भाषा को आठवीं सूची में डालने की कोशिश करनी चाहिए। शाहनवाज हुसैन ने कहा कि भागलपुर प्रमंडल, कोसी प्रमंडल और झारखंड[Read More...]

by September 4, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

Efforts on for govt recognition of Angika

PATNA: A delegation of the Anga Utthan Andolan Samiti (AUAS) on Saturday submitted a memorandum at Raj Bhawan, reiterating its demand that governor Devanand Konwar take steps as he deemed proper for government recognition to Angika language spoken in 15 eastern Bihar districts spread on both the sides of the Ganga. Earlier, AUAS chief for Bihar and Jharkhand Gautam Suman[Read More...]

by July 24, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

Governor assures for government protection to Angika Language

Patna : Bihar governor Devanand Konwar on Monday assured a three-member delegation of Anga Utthan Andolan Samiti (AUAS) to give a considered thought to its demands regarding government protection to Angika language. The AUAS delegation that called on the governor at Raj Bhawan on the day consisted of AUAS chief for Bihar and Jharkhand Gautam Suman and its two central[Read More...]

by July 12, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

Angika leader calls off indefinite fast

PATNA: Anga Utthan Andolan Samiti national president Gautam Suman on Sunday called off his indefinite fast to press the four-point demands of the Samiti, including development of Angika language. Health minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey offered a glass of juice to Suman to break his fast. Suman was on fast-unto-death agitation at R-Block since Tuesday last. Addressing the gathering, Choubey said[Read More...]

by July 12, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

Guv to look into demand for Angika promotion

PATNA: Governor Devanand Konwar on Monday assured a three-member delegation of Anga Utthan Andolan Samiti (AUAS) to give a considered thought to its demand for government protection to Angika language. The delegation consisted of AUAS’ Bihar-Jharkhand chief Gautam Suman and its central general secretaries Jayant Jalad and Shyam Sundar Karna. They submitted a memorandum to the governor who, according to[Read More...]

Fast for recognition of Angika langauge

PATNA: The struggle for government recognition of Angika language spoken in eastern districts of Bihar and related demands has now taken a crucial turn, as its supporters have taken to ‘aamaran anshan (fast-unto-death)’ on Hardinge Road hear R-Block here to pursue their demands, and make themselves heard by the concerned in the Nitish Kumar government. Of the students sitting on[Read More...]

by July 8, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

CM urged to take steps for protection of Angika

PATNA: Congress legislature party (CLP) leader in the state assembly and party’s former state chief Sadanand Singh on Friday urged CM Nitish Kumar to make his personal intervention and take requisite steps for the protection of Angika – the language of the people of ancient Anga Janapada and has evolved over the past several centuries. In this regard, he sent[Read More...]

by July 8, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angdesh News, Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News

Publisher of children’s magazine in 103 languages including Angika battles cancer

CUTTACK: Bijay Mohapatra, the publisher who achieved the rare distinction of publishing a children`s magazine called ” Suna Bhauni” in over a 100 languages, is now struggling for his life. The 42-year-old is suffering from renal cancer and undergoing treatment at the Acharya Harihar Regional Cancer Centre. The disease has spread to his abdomen and he is believed to be[Read More...]

by June 12, 2011 Comments are Disabled Angika Language, Angika News, State and National News