July 2017

Love at the Time of Flood

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar: Nero was away from Rome, in Antium, when the fire broke out. And it is said that he was playing fiddle during the great fire in AD 64. Here is a photo posted on twitter by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik, yesterday. The Photo is a bird-eye view of flooding along river Mahanadi at Satkosia […]

Dharmendra Takes Stock of Jajpur Flood

By Odisha Story Bureau, Jajpur: Union Petroleum & Natural Gas minister Dharmendra Pradhan took stock of flood situation in Jajpur district of Odisha today. Due to excessive rainfall, Brahmani is overflowing and over a lakh people are being affected in the district. Pradhan visited places Bari area in Jajpur District and met heavily affected people. Minister assured people […]

12 th Slum Yuva Daud Flagged off in New Delhi

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Union Minister of State (I/C) Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel here today flagged off The 12th and the final Slum Yuva Daud in Karol Bagh with participation of around 6000 youngsters. The participants were encouraged by Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh and Olympian wrestler Sushil Kumar. […]

Professionalisation of DMF with Low cost Delivery & Speedy Implementation of Welfare Projects are Need of the Time: NALCO CMD

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: With rich mineral resources, and revolutionary schemes like Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana and setting up of District Mineral Foundations, our mining sectors in the country are all set to address the developmental issues of the mining areas and people living around these areas.  However, success to these schemes […]

Plantation Programme at Ravenshaw University by Rastriya Kishan Parivar

By Odisha Story Bureau, Cuttack: Coconut Plants were planted at Mahanadi Campus of Ravenshaw University in Cuttack by Rastriya Kishan Parivar (RKP). Today morning a plantation drive was taken place by RKP at Mahanadi Campus of the university. A total numbers of 101 coconut saplings were planted inside the campus.   Prof. Prakash Ch.Sarangi, Vice Chancellor of the university joined the […]

Canadian Visitors, RIE Students Join 33rd Ekamra Walks

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Ekamra Walks attracts sculptor from Vadodara, Helicopter pilot and SC Advocate Making the popularity of the city heritage walk felt in every sphere of life, today Ekamra Walks has a varied group of walkers including students from Regional Institute of Education (RIE), foreigners currently working in Odisha, a sculptor from Vadodara, […]

BSCL Board okays Smart Janpath Project

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Board of Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) today approved the L1 bidder M/S RKD Construction Pvt. Ltd. for implementation of the Smart Janpath Project for redevelopment of Janpath Road including street scape design, beautification, landscaping, intersection redesign and infrastructure upgrades in Bhubaneswar’s Town Centre District (BTCD) under Smart Cities […]

Gaps Remain, Despite Odisha‘s Pole Position with Regards to Funds Received under District Mineral Foundation: CSE

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Report finds that there are shortfalls on various fronts, from institutional and administrative issues, to planning and budgetary allocations. However, the state Planning and Convergence Department assures that institutional issues will be resolved by the end of 2017 • Odisha remains the top state in terms of DMF accruals. As per the […]

BDA to receive online application for plan approval,no manual receipt after July 31

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Good news for citizens of Bhubaneswar. All applications for building plan approval/renewal/addition or alteration, relating to any plan, shall now be received by the Bhubaneswar Development Authority only through online mode via e-BPAS (Building Plan Approval Automation System) from August 1, 2017. Manual receipt of all applications shall be closed […]

Modi Meets Indian Women’s Cricket Team

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today interacted with the players and officials of the Indian Women’s Cricket Team that recently participated in the Women’s Cricket World Cup. The players said that this was the first time that they had seen a Prime Minister tweet for the Women’s Cricket […]