Art & Entertainment

3D Water Show at Puri

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: During Rath Yatra, ‪Odisha Tourism‬ Department conducted a trial run of 3D Water Projection Mapping at Narendra pond near Shree Jagannath Mandir, Puri. A first of its kind Musical fountain & Multimedia laser show was organized at Narendra pond near Shree Jagannath Mandir, Puri to provide a unique experience to […]


47th OSA Convention Concluded

Providence, Rhode Island, USA: With the theme of “Transforming Odisha for a Better Tomorrow Through Partnership”, the 47th Odisha Society of America (OSA) Annual Convention has been concluded on 3rd July 2016 at the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence in New England Region, USA.  The 3-Day event featured iconic and inspirational speakers, world-class entertainment, workshops […]


Special Screening of Odia Cinema Samaya on 8th July

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar City-based organization Film Journalists’ Forum (FJF) is going to host a special screening of the 1975 Odia movie Samaya, at Jayadev Bhawan on 8th July, Friday evening. Samay was directed by Ganesh Mahapatra. The movie stars Shriram Panda(now Swami Nitya Chaitanya), Prashanta Nanda,Tripura Misra, Dhir Biswal and George Tiadi in the […]



Papu’s Roller Coaster Ride

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar Odisha’s popular TV and Cinema artist, Comedian and erstwhile politician Tatwa Prakash Satpathy aka Papu Pom Pom was arrested by Odisha police on 30th June (Thursday) from his hideout, in a Puri apartment. His popularity and celebrity status were all washed away with this arrest as he faced serious charges of […]


Born to Run

Budhia Singh: Found, Lost, and Found By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar March 2016, as Hindi movie Duranta bagged national award in Best Children’s Film category, we all were again reminded of the marathon tot Budhia Singh, the world’s youngest marathon runner listed in the Limca book of records in the year 2006. The biopic is ready […]


Monks Who Left Movies

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar From Odia film world to the world movies, once upon a time, they all were the center of attraction. On the silver screen, they were the dazzling stars. His style of delivering dialogue made girls mad. Her sexy body and naughty look offered youth sleepless nights. They all were kings and […]


10 Best Running Movies

As ‘Budhia Singh – Born to Run’ is ready to hit Cinemas, these running movies will make you inspired By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar In March 2016 Hindi movie Duranta (later name changed to ‘Budhia Singh – Born to Run) on Budhia Singh‘s life bagged national award in Best Children’s Film category. This movie is based […]