January 2019

Annual Bird Census Across Odisha From Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: The annual bird census across Odisha will begin from January 3, informed the Chief Wildlife Warden, Sandeep Tripathy today. As per reports, the bird census will be carried out on January 3 in Nandankanan Zoological Park, Simlipal National Park, and sanctuaries under many other forest divisions. The bird census will also be conducted in […]

International Stadium at Puri Soon

Bhubaneswar: In order to encourage sports in Odisha, the Union Sports Ministry, today, gave approval to a project for establishment of an International-level Stadium with ultramodern facilities at Puri. Under the flagship of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan, the stadium will will be setup with a budget of Rs. 7.5 crore. It will have all the […]

RBI Says to Paytm to Restart KYC Process

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today approved the Paytm Payments Bank Ltd to restart its KYC process and to open fresh accounts for its customers. The central bank had previously ordered the Paytm Payments Bank to stop the KYC process and also not to open new accounts and e-wallets for its customer due […]

Tejas for Final Induction: DRDO

Bengaluru: Tejas, a Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), is set for final induction after going through all the tests with successful result, as informed by a top official of DRDO on Monday. Tejas, a supersonic fourth generation fighter, designed and developed by DRDO’s Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) and built by the state-run defence aerospace major Hindustan […]

IMD Gives Warning of Cold Wave for Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) gave a warning of intense cold wave in next 24 hours for Odisha today. It said that the mercury will drop below normal all over the State because of the northerly winds. The cold wave will be more intense in the interior Odisha. Senior weather scientist of Bhubaneswar Meteorological […]

Triple Talaq Bill Tabled in Upper House

New Delhi: Today at 2 pm the The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018 will be tabled in the Rajya Sabha, which got its accent two times from the Lower House. By February of this year, when the winner session will be there, if the bill will not get approval from the […]

New Year: Supreme Court will decide 4 Major Cases

New Delhi: On reopening of the Supreme Court in the new year today after completion of the winter vacation it will give verdict on four important cases. Ayodhya Land Dispute Day after tomorrow that is on 4th Jan the Apex Court will hear the Ayodhya’s Ram Mandir- Babari Masjid land dispute case. In the month of […]

Two Women below 50yrs Age Enter Sabarimala Shrine

Trivandrum: Two women below the 50 years of age, named Bindu and Kanakadurga, entered the Sabarimala temple with full police protection, after the Supreme Court of India overturned the ban on women between the ages of 10 and 50 entering the temple on 28th September 2018.  After their entry the temple was closed and then […]

BJP Women Activist Marched Towards Naveen Nivas

Bhubaneswar: The BJP Mahila Morcha protested and marched towards Naveen Nivas today, on account of the CM’s silence on Minister Pradeep Maharathy’s comments on the Pipili gange rape and murder incident verdict. The situation got worsen when there was a strife between the activists and the cops as they started marching towards the CM’s house […]

How was 2018 for Odisha: Its Developments from Jan to Dec

January 2018 17th – Odisha Government has launched Mukshyamantri Kalakar Sahayata Yojana (MMKSY) to provide financial assistance to the literature and cultural artists of state. 18th – Indigenously developed long-range surface-to-surface Agni-5 ballistic missile was successfully test fired successfully from Abdul Kalam Wheeler Island, Odisha. 19th – Mangalajodi Ecotourism Trust in Odisha has won prestigious United Nations World Tourism […]