Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar Art Trail 2018 Concludes

Bhubaneswar: The month long art festival of the city Bhubaneswar Art Trail 2018 came to an end yesterday. Team Bhubaneswar Art Trail 2018 (BAT) organized the closing ceremony at the Guajhara compound in Old Town, Bhubaneswar. Dr. Krishan Kumar, IAS, Vice Chairman, Bhubaneswar Development Authority was the Chief Guest who graced the occasion in the […]


IG Park Gets Play Rides for Children

Bhubaneswar: Taking its child-friendly development ideas and inclusiveness in public spaces, the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has added rides for the kids in the Indira Gandhi Park in the heart of the city near the PMG Square. Recently the park was in limelight with its selection as one of the major venues for the Bhubaneswar […]


.FEST Concludes: Shankar, Ehsaan, Loy Win Hearts

Bhubaneswar: The first edition of.FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism came to a rousing conclusion tonight as musical geniuses Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy delivered a performance that was all heart and soul. 30,000 fans gathered on the last day of .FEST that saw 500,000 visitors over the course of the […]


Bhubaneswar Partied Like Never Before at .FEST

Bhubaneswar: Day 15 of .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) continued to draw audiences in as popular EDM artistes DJ Willy & Teju thousand ecstatic fans. An initiative organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism, the evening was a delight for lovers of EDM, hip-hop, rock, Punjabi and Bollywood music. DJ Willy is one of the most […]


BDA Makes Public Spaces Meaningfully Beautiful

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) under its innovative community engagement and place-making project, named Bhubaneswar Public Spaces (BPS), involved 100 architecture students from different institutions in and around the city to design 30 public spaces across the Temple City. The project included spaces such as under flyover space, plazas at major junctions, underutilized spaces […]


Farmers to Intensify Agitation From Feb 1

Bhubaneswar: The farmers warned the State Government that if their demands of “price, prestige and pension” are not being fulfilled within time, then they will intensify their strike from 1st of February. Many farmers under the name of Naba Nirman Krushak Sangathan (NNKS), walked from Raghunathpur, Bhubaneswar to meet the Governor Shri Ganeshi Lal to discuss […]



One Legged Odissi Dancer Nityananda Das Passes Away

Bhubaneswar: The renowned odishi dancer, comedian, theater director and artiste Shri Nityananda Das passed away on Wednesday night. Many eminent artistes, stage actors, intellectuals and noted personalities paid obituary to the great soul at the Annapurna Theatre in Cuttack. Afterwards his remains were taken to his birthplace at Balisahi and then his last rites were performed […]


Australia Enters Semi-Final beating France by 3-0

Bhubaneswar: In the ongoing Men’s Hockey World Cup games at Kalinga Stadium, Australia, secured its position for semi final, beating France by 3-0 today. Penalty goals from the corners were the game changer for Australia. The goals were by Jeremy Hayward (4th min), Blake Govers (19th min) and the skipper Aran Zalewiski (37th min). Australia had already been […]


Indian Hockey Team Attends .FEST Sufi Night

Bhubaneswar: Beating all the Monday blues .FEST (Bhubaneshwar City Festival) presented a soulful Sufi experiences to the audiences that gathered in thousands to enjoy a blissful performance. Known for his mesmerizing voice Odisha born singer, Rituraj gave one of his best performances at the festival. He performed songs like Adhuri Zindagi, Piya Re, Galliyan and Muskurane Ki […]