September 2016

NALCO bags CAPEXIL’s Highest Export Award

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna PSU,  under Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, has bagged the Highest Export Award of Chemical & Allied Products Export Promotion Council (CAPEXIL), sponsored by Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt of India, for its outstanding export performance in Minerals and Ores sector […]

9 Health Benefits of Odia Pakhala

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Pakhala gives you slim and glowing look and a good sleep to night. Pakhala day on March 20 has huge popularity in Odisha as well as other part oof the country. The poor man’s dish, Pakhala (leftover rice mixed with curd or water or both) is a summer delight for Odias […]

Another Dana: Pregnant Wife on Shoulder

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Another incident of apathy was reported from Rayagada district in Odisha on Tuesday (20 Sep 2016) where a man had to carry his pregnant wife on his shoulder as the ambulance failed to reach on time. The husband carried his pregnant wife to a pick-up point from where an ambulance took […]

Ruling Party Dishonoured The National Anthem!

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The ruling party member in Odisha assembly has dishonoured the National Anthem, opposition alleged. The monsoon session of the Odisha Assembly today began on a stormy note with the ruling BJD members creating ruckus over Mahanadi and Polavaram issues, leading to adjournment of the House till 3 PM. As soon […]

Faecal Sludge Management; The New Sanitation Challenge

By Dr. Birupakshya Dixit: Healthy communities are the outcome of effective sanitation practices. Life and livelihood of people largely depends on their health and hence, sanitation holds a major role in it. Thinking beyond toilet, it’s time to ponder about treatment of the human waste and reuse it for the betterment of environment and a healthy […]

Polavaram: BJD Staged Protest in 7 South Odisha Districts

By Odisha Story Bureau, Brahmapur: After the statewide stir over Mahanadi issue,today rulling BJD started its strikes and protest meetings in front of the district collectorates in seven southern Odisha districts against the construction of controversial Polavaram project in Andhara Pradesh hampering Odisha’s interest. BJD activists were seen sitting on dharna in front of Collectorates of Malkangiri, Koraput, […]

Coalescence 2016 – The Annual HR Meet Of IIM Kashipur

By Odisha Story Bureau, Kashipur: Indian Institute of Management Kashipur successfully conducted its second flagship Industry-Academia meet- ‘Coalescence’ on 9th of September, 2016. This was the first leg of Coalescence, ‘Samanway-the annual HR Meet’. The event was graced by some of the industry leaders of the likes of Human Resource country heads of companies like […]

Polavaram: Dharmendra Pradhan backs Odisha Govt

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubanneswar: Finally, BJP leader joins voice with Odisha govt. While on Mahanadi issue, Odisha BJP leaders are maintaining silence, on Polavaram issue they seem vocal. However BJP blames congress-lead UPA govt for the Polavaram controversy. BJP leader and Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan backs Odisha govt on Polavaram issue. […]

Successful Test-fire of Long Range Missile at Odisha Coast

By Odisha Story Bureau, Balasore: India successfully test fired a new, long range surface-to-air missile jointly developed with Israel from a defence base off Odisha’s coast on Tuesday. The long-range missile, a product of a joint venture between India and Israel, was test launched from a mobile launcher at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in […]