October 2016

A techno-cultural change is needed to curb corruption: CMD, NALCO

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: NALCO Observes Vigilance Awareness Week 2016 “While affirmative action is required for compliance of rules and regulations in a system, there is a need to upgrade technology and change organizational culture to strengthen the vigilance mechanism and curb corruption,” said Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD of National Aluminium Company (NALCO). […]


Symposium on Odia poet Nirmala Devi

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Nirmala Devi Kabita Samagra was launched by literary luminaries The event was organised by Sahitya Akademi A one-day symposium on eminent odia poet Nirmala Devi (1907-1997) was organised by Sahitya Akademi yesterday (22nd October 2016) at Idcol Auditorium in Bhubaneswar. A galaxy of eminent literary luminaries attended this function. A mellifluous invocation […]


Documentary on success story of Dangarbheja Panchayat in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Nabarangpur/Chennai: On 16th October (celebrated globally as World Food Day), multi-award winning film production company ‘BnR Films’ has released the much-awaited English documentary themed on Agriculture/Horticulture and farmers of Dangarbheja (Nandahandi Block), Nabarangpur (Odisha). ‘A ‘ZERO-TO-HERO’ COLLABORATIVE APPROACH – BY DANGARBHEJA PANCHAYAT AND GOVINDALAYA’ is the first ever documentary of BnR Films […]


Her Official Vehicle is an Auto-rickshaw

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Mexican Ambassador to India fightng Delhi pollution Melba Pria is the rare exception in India not allowed to park her autorickshaw at an event on public transport Melba Pria, who does not drive around in fancy sedans like her counterparts from other countries, often becomes the centre of attraction […]


SUM Hospital Fire: 20 Dead, 4 Staffers Arrested Including Superintendent

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Today Odisha police arrested four employees of IMS and SUM Hospital, including its superintendent a day after a devastating fire on its premises killed 20 patients. Earlier the state government has ordered two probes into the incident, one by the revenue divisional commissioner (RDC-north) and another by a three-member committee led by the […]





Biebhukishore’s Odia songs album ‘Blue Mood’ released

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The album is a soliloquy of eight new poems written by renowned lyricist Devdas Chhotray on the theme of desolation and dark dreams. Bhubaneswar: Popular singer and composer, Biebhukishore’s much-awaited solo album of Odia modern songs named ‘Blue Mood’ was released Friday on the occasion of Mahalaya at Hotel Crown […]


Where There Is A Will There Is A Doctored Way

A Ragpicker’s World By Jyoti Nanda: This story is about a doctor, an intelligent doctor with a very good reputation of his job at hand. If I continue to attract you to follow me to the end you will certainly applause the intelligence displayed in the process. Who knows, you may put this intelligence of […]