Bhubaneswar

SUM Hospital Fire: 20 Dead, 4 Staffers Arrested Including Superintendent

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Today Odisha police arrested four employees of IMS and SUM Hospital, including its superintendent a day after a devastating fire on its premises killed 20 patients. Earlier the state government has ordered two probes into the incident, one by the revenue divisional commissioner (RDC-north) and another by a three-member committee led by the […]



Biebhukishore’s Odia songs album ‘Blue Mood’ released

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The album is a soliloquy of eight new poems written by renowned lyricist Devdas Chhotray on the theme of desolation and dark dreams. Bhubaneswar: Popular singer and composer, Biebhukishore’s much-awaited solo album of Odia modern songs named ‘Blue Mood’ was released Friday on the occasion of Mahalaya at Hotel Crown […]


500 Poets Joining Bhubaneswar Poetry Festival 2016

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: BPF 2016 is the first-of-its-kind in eastern and north-eastern region of India. Bhubaneswar is the fifth Indian city to host an exclusively poetry fest. This First edition is going to host more than 500 poets including 70 speakers and guest poets Prominent young poets from Hindi, Bengali, Manipuri, Assamese, Gujarati, […]


Odisha launches Senior Citizens Policy

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on today launched the Odisha State Senior Citizens Policy-2016. On the occasion of International Day of Older Persons, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the policy, which has focused on social, financial and health sectors of senior citizens. “I am glad that Odisha has its own senior citizens […]


Empowerment Achieved When Income Level Climbs: Panagariya

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Three-day Odisha Vikash Conclave inaugurated Niti Ayog vice chairman Dr Arvind Panagariya said true empowerment of people can be achieved only when their income level goes up for which, both the Centre and the states must work in tandem. Inaugurating the three-day Odisha Vikash Conclave here, Panagariya suggested that the […]


Few Buereocratic Changes in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Tuhin Kanta Pandey returned from central deputation  2 IAS officers get additional charges Few bureaucratic changes made by Odisha Govt today. Tuhin Kanta Pandey, a 1987 batch IAS officer, is the new principal secretary of Finance department. Mr. Pandey came back to Odisha after successful completion of central deputation. Surendra Kumar, a […]


Dana Majhi Receives Donation Sent by Bahrain PM

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Dana Majhi has been to New Delhi today and received 9 lakh rupees from the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain. KIIT University has helped Dana travel Delhi today by Air India flight from Bhubaneswar airport. Dana was accompanied by two members from KIIT University. From Delhi airport, Dana went to […]


Bhubaneswar Poetry Festival on October 8

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Come October Bhubaneswar, the temple city, is going to witness the biggest poetry extravaganza in eastern India. 1st Bhubaneswar Poetry Festival (BPF 2016), a national event, is going to be held on 8th October 2016, Saturday. Durga Puja gives a boost to Odia literature every year and adds thousands of […]