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Gobind Tej Passed Away

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Veteran Odia film director, actor, producer Gobind Tej left for his heavenly abode today morning at his Bhubaneswar residence. He was conferred Prestigious Jayadev Award in 1986. Govind  Tej was also conferred  with ETV odia Lifetime Award for Film in 2012. He was 87 years old. Tej started his film career as an actor […]


44 ITIs to Be Developed in Odisha: Subrato Bagchi

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar:  State level seminar on education and skill development organised by Abani Boral Foundation  Maintaining that in Odisha more than 50 percent of  population are less than 30 years and Skill Development Authority aims at training youths and young children who have passed Class VI, VIII and X and that NEED […]


Congress Observes Bandh, Normal Life Crippled in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Cuttack is spared from the bandh as Congress observed Cuttack bandh on August 12 Normal life was crippled in most parts of Odisha today due to a dawn-to-dusk bandh called by Congress protesting the construction of dams on the upstream of the Mahanadi river in Chhattisgarh and demanded immediate intervention by […]


World Elephant Day Celebrated at Nandankanan

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The World Elephant Day was celebrated at the Nandankanan Zoological Park on the outskirts of the city on Friday. On the occasion, elephants of the zoo were decked up with special attires. Hundreds of visitors, including school students, gathered to see the jumbos in new their avatar. Notably, the World […]


Assam CM Releases CSE’s New Book on Solid Waste Management in Indian Cities

By Odisha Story Bureau, Guwahati: Aizawl and Gangtok receive Clean City Awards  In its book titled Not In My Backyard, CSE has rated Indian cities on their management of solid waste; two cities from the north-east region – Aizawl and Gangtok – received awards for their exemplary solid waste management practices India faces a mammoth […]


Veteran Journalist Barendra Krushna Dhal Passed Away

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Veteran Odia journalist, author, columnist and father of Odisha’s book-fair movement Barendra Krushna Dhal breathed his last today morning at his Bhubaneswar residence following a prolonged illness. He was 77. His wife Snehalata Dhal had died earlier this year on 6th January 2016. Barendra Krushna Dhal was an ardent sports author and […]


Unique CME on Kidney Transplantation at AMRI Hospitals Bhubaneswar

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: AMRI Hospitals, Bhubaneswar, the Super Specialty Hospital from AMRI Hospitals Ltd, has successfully conducted the “Renal Transplant CME”, CME on Kidney Transplantation. This is the first of its kind of workshop organized in the State by the Department of Transplant & Renal Sciences, AMRI Hospitals, Bhubaneswar to cover both surgical […]


Rape of NIFT Student: KIIT Girls Block Road in Protest

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Today morning, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) students resorted to a road blockade in protest against the alleged rape of a girl student of the National Institute of Fashion Technology, which runs out of the high-security campus barely 500 meters away from Infocity police station, yesterday night. The girl […]


HDFC Bank on Fire in Cuttack

By Odisha story Bureau, Cuttack: Heavy damage was caused about to properties of Jholasahi branch of HDFC bank in Cuttack after major fire broke out today early morning. A massive fire engulfed whole of the HDFC Bank destroying computers, furniture and other wooden structures of lakhs of rupees. Fire fighters rushed to the place and doused […]


2.5 Lakh Houses for Urban Poor, Odisha to Get 23,843

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Rs.16,641 cr investment in affordable housing for urban poor Total investment in affordable housing approved so far –Rs.51,568 c Central Government has approved an additional investment of Rs.16,641 cr for affordable housing for construction of 2,44,267 houses for urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Away Yojana (Urban) during the first […]