January 2017

BoB launches Agricultural Investment Credit Scheme for the farmers of Rajasthan

By Odisha Story Bureau, Mumbai: Bank of Baroda has launched a special scheme “Agricultural Investment Credit for the farmers of Rajasthan” for promoting investment credit in agriculture especially micro irrigation in the Bikaner Region of Rajasthan. The first loan has been disbursed today in Sri Ganganagar. Under the above scheme, farmers can avail of loan […]


Odia lady found dead in Kerala tea garden

By Odisha Story Bureau, Idukki: A migrant worker was found dead in an estate in Kuttikkanam, Kerala. She has been identified as Sabitha Magi (30), a native of Odisha. Her naked body was found in the Kallimala tea plantation. When her husband Kundan Magi reached home after work, she was found missing. In a search […]


Nuclear-capable strategic missile Agni-IV successfully test fired from Balasore

By Odisha Story Bureau, Balasore: Can carry a one-tonne nuclear warhead over a distance of 4,000 km A week after the successful test  of long-range ballistic missile Agni-V, today another strategic and ballistic missile, Agni-IV has been successfully test fired from Abdul Kalam Island, Balasore, Odisha. Agni-IV is a surface-to-surface, two-stage missile which is 20 […]


Trishna Singh’s solo paintings show ‘Chitra’ from Jan. 5 in Delhi

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Delhi-based contemporary artist Trishna Singh’s solo show of paintings titled ‘Chitra’ that touches themes such as the architectural heritage and the diverse flora and fauna of the country to self expression through feminine forms, at 1 AQ, Main Roundabout, Mehrauli; from January 5th to 11th. ‘Chitra’, a solo show of over […]


31st Annual Dastkari Haat Craft Bazaar starts at Dilli Haat

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Jaya Jaitly, Founder of Dastkari Haat Samiti brings it to Delhi till 15th January, 2017  India – Iran Crafts Exhibition, Workshop and Interaction titled ‘Namayeshgahsanaye-E -Dasti Iranva Hind’ from 3rd to 14th January,  2017 9 highly talented Iranian craftspeople/artists/calligraphers will be coming to India to engage with Indian counterparts to […]


Nayagarh sprinter’s Olympic-sized dream

By Swadesh Rath, Nayagarh: In the winter morning if your visit the playground of Nayagarh Autonomous College short-height girl will catch your attention. You will find shedding her sweat with her screaming coach Rajiv and father Subas preparing for the upcoming School Games Federation of India (SGFI)’s event. She does rigorous practice unaffected by the […]