October 2018

Onkar S Kanwar Awarded With ‘Order of Merit’ of Hungary

This award is in recognition of his work towards strengthening Hungarian-Indian economic relations Bhubaneswar: Onkar S Kanwar, Chairman, Apollo Tyres Ltd was awarded with the Officers Cross (Civilian Division) of the ‘Order of Merit’ of Hungary. This award was conferred upon Mr Kanwar in recognition of his work towards strengthening Hungarian-Indian economic relations through the company’s […]


World’s lowest cost producer of Alumina, NALCO becomes center of attraction IMARC at Melbourne

Bhubaneswar: One of the world’s largest Mining and Resources Conference is being held from 29th Oct 2018 to 1st Nov 2018 at Melbourne, Australia. This international conference is being attended by more than 6,000 delegates from across the world representing more than 90 countries with thousands of miners, corporates, consultants, technocrats and investors. India is being […]


Congress MLA Krushna Sagaria to Quit Odisha Assembly

Bhubaneswar: Congress MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria has decided to resign from Odisha Legislative Assembly citing failure to provide justice to Kunduli gang rape victim. The Koraput MLA Sagaria called a press conference today to announce his decision. He will hand over his resignation to the Assembly Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat in November first week. Addressing the media […]


BMC Starts Ear Tagging of Livestock

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today launched a programme for ear tagging of cattle at Behera Sahi, near Kalinga Stadium. The programme would be jointly done by BMC and Fisheries and Animal Resources Development (FARD) Department. Awareness vehicles were also launched on this occasion. Inaugurating the event, BMC Mayor Anananta Narayan Jena said The Odisha […]


NO2 Emission: Odisha Among Top 50 in World

Bhubaneswar: Odisha, Delhi, UP and Madhya Pradesh regions have been surveyed among the top 50 global hotspots for NO2 emissions. Environmental watchdog Green Peace reported this yesterday after analysing new satellite data. Talcher-Angul in Odisha, Delhi-NCR, Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh and Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh are the identified hotspots in India. NO2 is a dangerous pollutant, with a […]


China, Russia Prepare for World War 3

New Delhi: China President Xi Jinping has ordered the military of Southern Theater Command to “prepare for war” as he tours the country to increase confidence amid a trade war with the US. Similarly, Russia is about to boost military spending massively to reinforce its borders with former Soviet republics Ukraine and Georgia should they join NATO. Experts anticipated that […]



Odisha Women Clean Out the Poisonous Water Hyacinth

Bhubaneswar: 65-year-old, Hara Maharana picks spinach from a floating garden near her home in Totashi village in coastal Odisha’s Puri district as her daughter-in-law Laxmi looks on. In an area full of water hyacinth, women are supplementing family income and nutrition through floating gardens. Twice a month, 70 women volunteers clean out the poisonous water hyacinth that […]


Puri Shankaracharya to Visit Bhubaneswar on Nov 3

Will give Darshan on 4th November Bhubaneswar: Puri Govardhan Math head Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Nischalananda Saraswati is coming to Bhubaneswar on a 3-day tour. Sankaracharya will be staying at Grand Mark Exotica 1, Near SUM Hospital,Bhubaneswar. According to Math officials, on 3rd November Jagadguru will be addressing a religious congregation in Jajpur district. Later in the […]


Divided by Politics: Odisha HC Turns Battlefield

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court premises virtually turned into a battlefield today as hundreds of advocates jostled with each other amid an ongoing strike against the assault of a lawyer by police two months ago. HC Lawyers have been protesting since the incident occurred in Cuttack on August 28. They are demanding the arrest of all the police […]