Development

JSPL Foundation’s Kishori Express Moves to Haryana for Anaemia Control in Girls

Kishori Express,a flagship programme by JSPL Foundation, has succeeded in controlling anaemia among adolescent girls in Angul district of Odisha, rolled out in Haryana’s Nuh district The programme has been launched by Union Steel Minister Shri Chaudhary Birendra Singh in Nuh district of Haryana under the Transformation of Aspiration District Programme of Government of India Bhubaneswar/Nuh, Haryana: After […]


Vani Vihar Holds National Seminar on Rural Distress in India and Policy Concerns

Bhubaneswar: Rural distress is one of the important concerns of policymakers in India.  The occurrence of farmer’s suicide in different regions has  forced politics and  academics  to ponder over it seriously .  The social scientists, environmentalists and policy makers are  divided over  what it is and how it can be solved. Precisely speaking, agricultural distress […]


Greenply Unveils Unique Women Empowerment Initiative in India

Greenply collaborates with Archana Women’s Centreto identify and empower women carpenters in India. Under Miss Thresiamma Mathew’sapprenticeship, Director of Archana Women’s Centre,750 women carpenters have been trained and employed. Greenplyworks with a network of over 550 female architects across the country and the Tizitplant employs more than 130 women resources, which is nearly half the […]




Cabinet Approves New Railway Line Between WB & Odisha

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The construction of a third new railway line between Narayangarh in West Bengal and Bhadrak in Odisha got its approval from the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, while addressing the media said that the new 155-km railway line will ease congestion on the route. “The third line […]


French Space Agency to Help ISRO for ‘Gaganyaan’ Project

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: For the ‘Gaganyaan’ project ISRO Experts will start receiving training at the Toulouse Space Centre in France from this month, informed the French space agency CNES yesterday. It further informed that the experts will also be trained at CADMOS, the centre for development of micro-gravity applications and space operations, and the MEDES Space […]


BPIA Bags Best Airport Service Quality Award

Bhubaneswar: The Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) of Bhuabneswar Odisha bagged Airport Service Quality (ASQ) award for best airport by size and region for the year 2018 along with five other airports in the Asia Pacific region in recognition of providing the best customer experience. BPIA has been chosen in 2-5 million category by Montreal […]


PM Releases Today New Coins Which are Visually Impaired Friendly

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi, today in a function at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg, New Delhi, where visually impaired children were specially invited, released the new series of visually impaired friendly circulation coins. Rs.1, Rs.2, Rs.5, Rs.10 and Rs.20 are the various denominations of coins released as part of the new series. The Prime Minister […]


University Status For Bhawanipatna Autonomous Government College

Bhuabneswar/Bhawanipatna, Kalahandi: The Odisha Government yesterday upgraded the status of Bhawanipatna Autonomous Government College by making it a University. The Government’s notification for upgrading Bhawanipatna Autonomous College as Kalahandi University, by altering the territorial jurisdiction of Sambalpur University under the provisions of Odisha Universities Act, made it the third university under the KBK region after […]