July 2018

CM Inaugurates 34 Wayside Amenity Centres Across the State

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated 34 wayside amenity centres in various parts of the State through a video conference at the Secretariat. Addressing the public CM said, It’s a pleasure moment that wayside amenities centres are being inaugurated today at 34 places of the State. These amenities centre have the facilities of toilets, safe drinking […]

NIFT Celebrates 6th Convocation on Aug 1

Bhubaneswar: National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Bhubaneswar is going to host its 6th Convocation Ceremony at 4.30 pm on the 1st of August 2018 at KIIT Auditorium 1. Since NIFT Bhubaneswar established in 2010, the institute is fanatically striving to be the thought leader in fashion education and research alongside partnering with the Government and industry […]

Odisha Tops DMF Collection, But Invests Wrongly

New Delhi, July 31, 2018:  Odisha tops District Mineral Foundation {DMF} collection with Rs 4,453 crore, but investments not reflecting the priorities of mining-affected people, says CSE’s latest analysis CSE releases the crucial 2018 assessment of the DMF scheme. Odisha one of the top five mining states assessed closely Report analyses 12 mining states. Does in-depth assessment […]

Yamuna Continues to Swell, 10000 People Shifted in Delhi

New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna river continued to rise and stayed over the danger mark for the third consecutive day on Monday, prompting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to direct officials to make arrangements for the affected people, even as around 10,000 people have been evacuated to safer places. The river was flowing […]

Odisha to Own Maharaja-Styled Super Luxurious Train Soon

Bhubaneswar, Jul 30: Following the steps of Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Karnataka, Odisha will now have its own Super Luxurious Tourist trains styled in old Maharaja legacy. The development came after the Indian Railways in an effort to boost tourism, proposed to states to have Tourist luxury trains like Maharaja Express, Palace On Wheels, Deccan Oddysey. In […]

In Rainy Season City Traffic Police Gets Cooling Jackets

Bhubaneswar: Though it’s too late, for the first time the Traffic wing of Bhubaneswar- Cuttack Commissionerate Police introduced cooling jacket for our traffic personnel to lower physical discomfort. As summer ended and the twin-city is soaking with heavy shower this move by the city police seems to be go in vain. A web portal was also launched […]

Heavy Rain, Thundershowers in Odisha Next 3 Days

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government said today that there is no possibility of flood like situations in the state, even though the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast rain and thundershower in the state in next three days. Meanwhile, sources in the SRC office said rainfall has occurred at many places, with heavy rainfall at one or two […]

40 Lakhs Excluded From Citizenship List in Assam

New Delhi: Nearly four decades after Assam had gone on agitational mode to free the state from illegal foreigners, the final draft of updated National Register of Citizens for the state was released today with names of over 40.07 lakh applicants excluded. The updated NRC is viewed as a vital document for identifying illegal migrants […]

Joint Eviction Drive at Behera Sahi and Krishna Garden

Bhubaneswar, July 30: The Joint Eviction Squad of Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today demolished structures near Nayapalli Haza area and Krishna Garden today for better management of rainwater and to ensure smooth disposal of drainage water. The Nayapalli Haza eviction programme was carried out to remove the unauthorised structures to […]

After Delhi, Muktikanta Launches Padayatra to Bhubaneswar

Rourkela: Rourkela’s Muktikanta Biswal, who made headlines by walking around 1,550 km to New Delhi to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has started on another Padayatra from to Bhubaneswar to meet Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Speaking to Media, Muktikanta said he would meet the CM and demand for upgradation of Ispat General Hospital (IGH) into a […]