Industrialisation

Anubhav Patnaik Imports Skills to Khandapada

Bhubaneswar: To adapt new technology and to enhance skill of Khandapada artisans, local MLA Anubhav Patnaik visited Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh with Brass and Bell Metal craftsmen from Kantilo. A team of artisans from Kantilo headed by Patnaik reached Moradabad on 7th of August to learn the amazing and innovative craft works. The team visited metal workshops and […]

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Taiwan Company Proposes $6.6 Billion Petrochemical Project in Odisha

New Delhi: Taiwan’s CPC Corporation proposed a $6.6-billion investment for a greenfield cracker and downstream project in Paradip. A Taiwanese delegation led by Shun-Chin Lee, President of CPC Corporation, met Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan here on Tuesday for discussions on the proposed investment in petrochemical projects. Indian Oil Corporation’s 15-million-tonne per annum Paradip […]


Odisha Tops DMF Collection, But Invests Wrongly

New Delhi, July 31, 2018:  Odisha tops District Mineral Foundation {DMF} collection with Rs 4,453 crore, but investments not reflecting the priorities of mining-affected people, says CSE’s latest analysis CSE releases the crucial 2018 assessment of the DMF scheme. Odisha one of the top five mining states assessed closely Report analyses 12 mining states. Does in-depth assessment […]


NALCO Receives Dun & Bradstreet Award for Excellence in Exports

Bhubaneswar, July 27, 2018: NALCO’s highest ever Export earnings since inception has added yet another feather in the illustrious cap of the Navratna CPSE under Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India. As recognition of its exceptional results in the export front, NALCO received the prestigious Dun & Bradstreet Award for Excellence in Export Performance. Congratulating […]



CSE Condemns Killing Innocent Protesters in Tamil Nadu

New Delhi, May 23, 2018: Says the present situation reflects complete failure of environmental governance in the country Asks for people’s interests to be looked into over company’s business interests Recommends permanent closure of the plant along with a plan to de-contaminate the site and the surrounding environment. Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), has […]


Noted Industrialist Bansidhar Panda No More

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, May 22, 2018: He is considered as the torchbearer of modern industrial transformation in Odisha. The illustrious entrepreneur and founder and director of Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Ltd (IMFA) Bansidhar Panda left for his heavenly abode at his Bhubaneswar residence today . Bansidhar Panda (1931-2018) was instrumental in setting up industries that contributed to Odisha’s development in […]


Indian Mines has 60000 Vacancies in Critical Operator Category: NALCO CMD

Bhubaneswar, May 11, 2018: In Geominetech National Symposium event held here today, in presence of a large gathering of technocrats, engineers, mining professionals, scientists and R & D experts, Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO, pitched for change in mindset towards mining operations as the sector has come a long way from being viewed as […]



NALCO Signs MoU for Commercial Scale Nano Based Emrion Deflouridation Plants

Bhubaneswar,April 5, 2018:  After successful commissioning of first-of- its kind Defluoridation plant in the World using Nano based Emrion technology, the aluminium major National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) is all set for using this technology in commercial scale. It may be noted that NALCO has been using this technology in its Smelter Plant since February […]