OMC Bags National Award

Bangalore: Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) is fast emerging a frontrunner in its role as a responsible corporate citizen in terms of its commitment and contribution to the socio-economic development of people in the mining regions and beyond. In recognition of its sustained efforts & significant contribution in Corporate Social Responsibility, the Gold Category State PSU […]

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Thunderstorm & Lightning To Lash 9 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today issued heavy moderate thunderstorm and lightning with light to moderate rainfall for as many as nine districts. Moderate thunderstorm and lightning with light to moderate rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over the district of Balasore and likely to continue at one or two places […]


Odisha: Two Women Die Of Snakebite

Malkangiri: Snakebite deaths are on the rise in Odisha as two women died of snakebite while another man was injured in Kapanpali village under Podia block today. According to sources, the deceased identified as Aaje Madhi and Debe Madhi became unconscious after both of them were bitten by a poisonous snake. Both of them were […]


World’s Biggest Coastal Cleanup Campaign At Odisha’s Puri

Puri: A massive beach cleanup drive was held at 100 different locations in Puri to mark the International Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday. Thousands of volunteers have participated in the mega drive. The Puri district administration under the direct supervision of district Collector Balwant Singh initiated the campaign under the banner of ‘Mo Beach’ cleaning […]


Bijepur Assembly By Poll On October 21

Bhubaneswar: Election Commission of India on Saturday announced the schedule of Bijepur by-poll which was necessitated after BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik vacated the seat. Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora addressing a press conference at New Delhi on Saturday said that notification for the by-polls will be issued on September 23 and counting of votes will […]


Naveen Lays Stone For Ayurvedic College & Hosp In Cuttack

Cuttack: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday laid foundation stone for 300-bedded Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science and Research Hospital on the premises of Sri Sri University here. Spiritual leader and university founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar also graced the occasion as guest, among other dignitaries. “As many as 800 Ayurvedic clinics and five […]


ISRO Chief Sivan At IIT Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman Dr K.Sivan on Saturday graced the 8th Convocation ceremony at main campus of IIT Bhubaneswar (IIT-BBS) at Argul on the outskirts of the Capital city. Prof RV Raja Kumar, IIT-BBS Director presided over the function. Dr Sivan congratulated the fresh graduates on their success and also applauded the […]


Hindi Fortnight Celebrated At NALCO

Bhubaneswar: Hindi fortnight was celebrated from 1st to 15th September in all regional offices and production units of National Aluminium Company Ltd. (NALCO) for promoting use of Hindi in day to day official work and encouraging the employees to work in Hindi. Essay, debate, noting, dictation and quiz competitions were organised in separate groups of […]


Bhubaneswar Cookery Contest – 2019 on 22 nd September

Bhubaneswar: Sand Pebbles Events & Promotion is all set to organize – “Bhubaneswar Cookery Contest – 2019” on 22nd September 2019 at Hotel New Marrion, Bhubaneswar. The main purpose is to identify the cookery talents of the city and get them recognized in front of worthy audience. The prime objective of the competition is to […]


Niharika Murder Case: Accused Surrenders Before Odisha Police

Jagatsinghpur: In Niharika murder case, prime accused identified as Kishore Anchal alias Raja, who is said to be the deceased’s boyfriend, surrendered before police today. He was arrested after he gave in to the Biridi police in Jagatsinghpur district. The investigating team can now get some clue in the case and many facts are likely […]