Summary: Tehri Garhwal (Uttarakhand) [India], July 20 (ANI): Sangeet Natak Akademi
awardee and Garhwali folk singer Narendra Singh Negi on Saturday supported the liquor bottling plant at Dadua village in the district, saying the unit will create job opportunities for the locals and provide cheap liquor to consumers.
The six parties are Kelantan Umno, IPG Mediabrands Sdn Bhd, Parti Bersatu Rakyat Sabah, Tun Hussein Onn Foundation, Sim Sai Hoon and Akademi
He won the Sahitya Akademi
award for his poetry book Alapanai in 1999, a first for any Tamil work.
The Sibelius Museum in Turku, Finland, was founded in 1926 when Otto Andersson (1879-1969) was appointed the first Professor of Musicology and Folklore at Abo Akademi
University, the only Swedish-language university in Finland.
The author is a faculty member of Abo Akademi
University in Finland.
The Lalit Kala Akademi
officer has alleged that KK Mittal, an undersecretary in the Union culture ministry and also the institution's administrator, insulted and threatened to suspend her for not clearing funds, which she says would have been against the rules.
Dozens of writers have returned awards to the country's top literary institution over disappointment that the Sahitya Akademi
has not condemned the recent killings of atheist activists or Muslims rumoured to have slaughtered cows or eaten beef.
19 -- The prestigious Sahitya Akademi
is in the news these days.
She was honored with numerous awards and citations like Padma Shri (1998) and Padma Vibhushan in 2010, Kalidas Samman, Sangeet Natak Akademy, the Sangeet Natak Akademi
Fellowship for lifetime achievement, etc.
Jaya Menon was selected as the first winner of the Pravasi Kalashree Awards for nonresident artists who have excelled in various fields by the Kerala Sangeetha nataka Akademi
of Oulu, Finland, Kivela (Saami Archives, Finland), and Sktutnabb-Kangas (emeritus, Abo Akademi
U., Finland) present a total immersion training program being used to revitalize one of the world's many endangered languages.