Bhubaneswar: No Projects in Environmentally Sensitive Zones Without Adequate Drainage

Bhubaneswar, July 19: In the wake of water logging in many low-lying areas across the city, the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has decided to restrict development work in Environmentally Sensitive Zones (ESZ) demarcated in the Master Plan of Bhubaneswar. BDA would also ask the builders and real-estate developers to stop construction activities without complying with […]

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Seven New RS Members Including Sonal Mansingh and Raghunath Mohapatra Take Oath

New Delhi: Odisha’s classical dancer Sonal Mansingh and sculptor Raghunath Mohapatra took oath as Rajya Sabha member today. Along with them, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh ideologue Rakesh Sinha, former BJP lawmaker Ram Shakal took affirmation of allegiance to the Constitution on the opening day of the Monsoon Session of Parliament today. Last week President of India […]



BMC to Acquire Land for Drain near Bhagabat Sandhan

Bhubaneswar, July 18: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) will acquire private land in order to ensure smooth passage of a drain in Bhagabat Sandhan area. Senior officials of city administration led by Municipal Commissioner Dr Krishan Kumar took stock of the situation in Ward No. 19 and directed the Drainage Division of BMC to prepare […]


My Eco Energy Launches Indizel in Odisha

Bhubaneshwar; July 18, 2018: Indizel, only 2nd generation Drop-In fuel for diesel engines, adhering to National Bio Fuel Policy 2018 Plans to launch 300+ outlets in Odisha by 2019 My Eco Energy (MEE), India’s young renewable fuel company, recently announced the launch of its revolutionary green fuel Indizel in Odisha which is an alternative to […]



Elitematrimony Ropes In Actor Madhavan As Brand Ambassador

Chennai: The premium matchmaking service for the upper crust in India, EliteMatrimony, has launched a new TV commercial starring actor Madhavan. Elaborating on his association, actor Madhavan, says“I’m excited to be the brand ambassador for EliteMatrimony, the premium matchmaking service for the elite. I feel finding a life partner that matches one’s aspirations, lifestyle and […]


BCAC Members Pedal on Rath Yatra

Bhubaneswar: Yesterday, it was the day of world famous Grand Chariot Festival of Lord Jagannath of Puri. The BCAC brave-hearts who are all set for their upcoming Annual Flagship Cycling Adventure of Manali-Leh-Khardung La, couldn’t miss this opportunity to have a Grand Darshan of The Trinity on their respective  chariots. The ride was organised to […]


10 Tips to Enjoy Puri During Rath Yatra

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar Day after tomorrow, at Puri, we are going to celebrate world famous Rath Yatra (Car Festival), the most awaited Hindu festival in Odisha as well as in India. This year more than 10 lakhs devotees are expected to join the festival. Puri will be crowded with lakhs of devotees all the […]