January 2017

Here is the complete list of Padma Awards 2017

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Sadhu Meher, Jitendra Haripal, Aruna Mohanty and Dr Mukut Minz from Odisha to get Padma Shri Padma awards for 4 from Odisha Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given […]


Odisha Government’s Industrial Land Bank Portal GO iPLUS bags Geospatial World Excellence Award 2017

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Government of Odisha’s GIS based portal GO iPLUS (Government of Odisha’s Industrial Portal for Land Use and Services) has bagged the Geospatial Application Excellence Award 2017.Shri Sanjeev Chopra, Chairman & Managing Director, Industrial Promotion & Investment Corporation of Odisha (IPICOL) and the team from IDCO & IPICOL received the award […]


Odisha receives received CSI-Nihilent Award

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Integrated Odisha Treasury Management System (iOTMS) has received CSI-Nihilent Award of Recognition in the Sustenance Category for the year 2016 at Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu on 24th January, 2017. The award was presented by Sri Ajay Kumar, Additional Secretary to Government in Electronic & I.T., Government of India to the Treasury team. […]


Voters education holds importance in enhancing electoral participation: Governor

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Voters’ Education holds importance in enhancing electoral participation. Specific campaigns are to be organized for creating awareness among persons with disabilities, homeless persons, tribal communities, transgender and members of marginalized sections so that they realize the importance and paramount influence of their votes and become registered voters. We must also […]


Padma awards for 4 from Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Sadhu Meher, Jitendra Haripal, Aruna Mohanty and Dr Mukut Minz  to get Padma Shri Today evening the Padma awards were announced by Government of India. It’s a matter of joy for Odisha as four legends from the state in different fields will be conferred with Padma awards. Film director Sadhu Meher, Folk singer Jitendra Haripal,  famous Surgeon […]


Srei NCDs to offer coupon up to 9.50% p.a.

By Odisha Story Bureau, Kolkata: Srei Infrastructure Finance Limited (“Srei”), one of India’s largest private sector holistic infrastructure institutions, is proposing a public issue of secured redeemable non-convertible debentures (“NCDs”) of face value Rs 1,000 each amounting up to Rs 200 crore (“base issue size”) with an option to retain oversubscription up to the “residual […]


Tata Steel’s Sukinda  Chromite Mine Organises Fest to Spread Awareness on Biodiversity

By Odisha Story Bureau, Sukinda: Around 700 school students participated in the art competition on biodiversity themes organized on the occasion of JAIBAKALA VIVIDHATA Sukinda Chromite Mine( SCM) of Tata Steel, in Jajpur district of Odisha organized a two day long festival “JAIBAKALA VIVIDHATA”, a programme on biodiversity. This initiative was organized with an aim […]


National Girl Child Day celebrated in Delhi

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: The theme of the program was Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao (BBBP) 10 districts felicitated for their exemplary performance of BBBP The Ministry of Women & Child Development celebrated the National Girl Child Day at a special function in New Delhi today. The theme of the program was Beti Bachao, […]


PM’s message on National Girl Child Day

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi tweeted his message on National Girl Child Day: “National Girl Child Day is a day to celebrate the exceptional achievements of the girl child, whose excellence in many fields makes us proud.” National Girl Child Day is a day to celebrate the exceptional achievements of […]


Tourist bus overturns, 40 injured in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: At least 40 peoplefaced severe injuries after a tourist bus in which they were travelling overturned in Dhauli area near Bhubaneswar today. All tourists are from West Bengal and the injured have been admitted in Capital Hospital. Out of them 9 seriously injured people were shifted to SCB Medical college, Cuttack. Around 72 people […]