August 2016

Samanta’s Mother Left for Her Heavenly Abode

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Nilimarani, mother of KIIT and KISS founder Dr Achyuta Samanta, died here on Tuesday. She was 89. As a social campaigner, she was instrumental in turning her village Kalarabanka into an ideal village with socio-religious developments. A library, a primary health centre and an English-medium high school were set up […]

After Odisha, Now Bengal is Keen on Changing Name

By Odisha Story Bureau, Kolkata: State Cabinet took up a proposal to rename the State as “Bengal” in English and “Banga” or “Bangla” in Bengali Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government has decided to change the name of the State to Bengal. In the recent past though names of several Indian cities were changed, it may […]

Mahanadi Row: Two Proposals Agreed at All-party Meet

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Rulling BJD skips all party meeting Today, two proposals were approved upon at the all-party meeting being held to discuss steps for protection of Mahanadi in the interest of Odisha under chairmanship of Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra. It was agreed that, It would be demanded the State Government to […]

‘Undeclared Emergency in Odisha by BJD’

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Today, state BJP accused BJD run Odisha government of being dictatorial. BJP said that attacks and terror unleashed by ruling BJD workers on their political opponents is not conducive for democracy and claimed that people are experiencing “undeclared emergency” in Odisha. BJP state unit vice-president Samir Mohanty said today, The […]