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Journal Policy of The Challenge

An International Bi-annual Journal of Art, Culture, Language & Literature (ISSN: 2278 - 9499)

The Challenge (ISSN: 2278 - 9499), publishes research papers, articles and creative pieces and thus promotes the research and researchers, creative writings and creative writers. All manuscripts are pre- reviewed by the editor, and if appropriate, sent for panel review. Contributions must be original, not previously or simultaneously published elsewhere. The papers are critically reviewed before they are published. Papers must be written in English and should have sound grammar and proper terminologies. The journal publishes creative pieces also, like poems, short- stories, travelogues, interviews, criticisms, reviews etc.


  1. Research Papers
  2. Reviews
  3. tête-à-tête
  4. Speculative papers
  5. Articles
  6. Creative pieces (poems, short-stories, travelogues, memoirs, essays etc)


Online submission and review of manuscripts is mandatory for all types of papers. Please prepare your manuscript following the instructions for authors given. Submit it online by e-mail to mkp4ujsr@gmail.com. If submission is completed successfully, an e-mail acknowledgement will follow at the shortest possible duration.

At The Challenge we understand the value of your research work which is given highest possible prestige by review & valuable suggestions from esteemed panel of expertise .For author's convenience; we strongly follow the following steps:

  1. Response will be given within 24 hours of submission.
  2. The paper will be reviewed within one week of submission.
  3. Author will get their Acceptance Notification within 15 days of submitting paper.
  4. Paper will get published as per the term of Publication.

There is no specific deadline for paper submission.The Challenge is a BI-ANNUAL publication and if a submission doesn't fit in the current issue then it will be considered for the next issue.