June 2018

DAV Pokhariput Honours Meritorious Mascots

Bhubaneswar, June 30: DAV Public School, Pokhariput organized ‘Encomium-2018’, a special felicitation ceremony on Saturday in honour of their prodigies who held positions in their classes, got full mark in various subjects, secured 90% and above in AISSCE(+2) and 95% Above in AISSE (Std.X) for the academic session 2017-18. The celebration took place in the school auditorium […]


Australian students, blogger and conservation expert join 30th Monks, Caves and Kings walk

Bhubaneswar, June 30: The 30th edition of Monks, Caves and Kings at the twin hills of Udayagiri and Khandagiri today had students from Victoria University and Deakin University from Australia and self-taught artist and writer from Bangaluru and a heritage conservation expert, among others. The six students from Australia, currently doing their internship at city-based […]


Patnagarh: Bi-lingual Movie Inspired by Infamous Parcel Bomb Case

Bhubaneswar, June 27, 2018: Inspired by the infamous Patnagarh Parcel Bomb case, a bi-lingual (Odia-Telugu) film is being made by the National Award winning director, Rajesh Touchriver. Patnagarh stars Bollywood actor Atul Kulkarni,  Yashpal Sharma, Ishika Singh, Madhu Shalini, Telugu actor Shiju, Rajeev Kanakala, Sana, Odia actor Any Choudhury, Pushpa Panda, Chittaranjan Tripathi, Chinmay Mishra […]



OUAT Courses To Be More Industry And Sustainable Growth Oriented

Bhubaneswar, June 25, 2018: Chief Secretary directed to make the KVKs more vibrant and farmer need oriented.   The Courses in Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT) will be made more industry specific and sustainable growth oriented as per changing climatic conditions and market requirements. This was decided in a high level meeting held […]


Executive Body Reviews Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup Preparations

Bhubaneswar, June 25, 2018: Construction and Renovation works are proceed as per schedule.   Chief Secretary directed to finish the infrastructure works by September. Preparation for ensuing Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup-2018 has picked up. The progress of the work was reviewed by Chief Secretary Sri Aditya Prasad Padhi in 5th Executive Committee Meeting of Odisha […]


1975 Emergency Derailed Indian Democracy: Odisha Governor

Bhubaneswar, June 25, 2018: June 25 1975 is remembered for the collapse of democratic institutions and suspension of right to freedom of citizens along with other civil rights and liberties and imposition of press censorship for indefinite period with the formal proclamation of Emergency in the country. The then Prime Minister Mrs. Indira Gandhi misguided […]


‘Swachh Survekshan 2018 looks at visible cleanliness, not effective waste management solutions’

New Delhi, June 25, 2018:  Most top ranked cities are still dumping solid waste in poorly managed landfills and dumpsites: CSE Ranking of cities ignores sustainable waste management practices Segregation at source not achieved in majority of the top 50 cities Cities must shift their focus to creating end-to-end systems to support segregation at source with […]


NSG Mock Drill at Infosys SEZ Campus

Bhubaneswar, June 25, 2018: In a first of its kind among all the information technology and IT enabled services (IT & ITES) organiations in and around the State Capital _ which is emerging as one of the leading education and IT hub in Eastern India _ the National Security Guard (NSG) Hyderabad Hub has conducted […]


Students From Africa Join 80th Ekamra Walks

Bhubaneswar, June 24, 2014: The Ekamra Walks Old Town Circuit this morning also attracted many visitors including three students from the capital city of Togo Lome, in Africa. All the three are studying Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) in India. Godson Kalipe, who joined the Old Town heritage walks some months ago is studying CSE […]