July 2016

Odisha Rice to be Showcased in Thailand

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha is likely to put up a stall at the international meet on rice at Thailand next year to provide world wide exposure to rice varieties, particularly the local aromatic varieties as there is a huge export potential, said Dr Samarendra Mohanty, head of social science division, IRRI, Philippines. Talking […]

55,600 villages in Odisha to Get Mobile Coverage

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: 10,398 villages in Odisha has no mobile network, highest in Nation 5,949 in Jharkhand , 5,926 in Madhya Pradesh, 4,792 in Maharashtra, 4,041 in Chhattisgarh 3,812 in Andhra Pradesh, 2,886 in Arunachal Pradesh, 2,885 in Assam, 2,534 in Bihar Mobile coverage is likely to be extended to all the 55,669 unconnected villages in the country over […]

BJD MLA, Workers Thrashed Agitators: BJP Lodged FIR

By Odisha Story Bureau, Boudh: In a shocking development, BJD MLA from Bolgarh-Begunia Prashant Jagdev led a group of BJD workers crossed all limits of democracy and thrashed BJP activists protesting state food supply minister Sajay Das Burma on his way to a rally in the district, today. The shameful incident occurred at Manamunda and witnessed […]

HDFC Bank on Fire in Cuttack

By Odisha story Bureau, Cuttack: Heavy damage was caused about to properties of Jholasahi branch of HDFC bank in Cuttack after major fire broke out today early morning. A massive fire engulfed whole of the HDFC Bank destroying computers, furniture and other wooden structures of lakhs of rupees. Fire fighters rushed to the place and doused […]

Tourists From Across the World Must Visit India to See Tiger: Environment Minister

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: The Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Anil Madhav Dave has exhorted tourists from across the world to come to India to see the Tiger. Speaking at a function to celebrate the International Tiger Day today, the Minister urged upon the students to […]

International Tiger day: Movie Released

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Mission Tiger is the first film featuring the root cause of tiger poaching in India and intends to impart a message- Save The Tiger. The Film is based on the cause of ‘Saving tigers’. Mates Entertainment is releasing the film on the International Tiger Day, 29th July. Global Tiger Day, […]

Preprations are in Full Swing for RUN FOR RIO

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Preparations are in full swing for RUN FOR RIO to be held in New Delhi on Sunday 31st July, 2016 at 7 am onwards. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will flag off the RUN to celebrate the Olympic mood especially when India is sending its largest ever contingent of […]

Another Jolt to the FD Gudguda Gram Sabha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Titlagarh, Bolangir: Giving another jolt to the Forest Department and taking a historic step, in a special Gram Sabha organised using Forest Right Act, 2006 on 25th July 2016 at 5.30 pm at the venue (Primary School), the Gudguda Gram Sabha has dissolved its VSS formed in 1998. The Gram Sabha […]