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India is a Ray of HOPE: PM Modi in Johannesburg

Johannesburg: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the Indian community in Johannesburg, South Africa. PM Modi said that the common cultural, religious and spiritual heritage ensured that both countries remained close and connected. PM Modi spoke about the close link between South Africa and Mahatma Gandhi. The Prime Minister remarked that it was the […]



18 Venomous Views by Zakir Naik

By Odisha Story Bureau: The doctor turned self-proclaimed champion of peace Zakir naik is under scanner now, after the Dhaka terrorist attack. He is always in the limelight for his radical speech. Indian Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Naik has been banned from entering the UK, Canada and Malaysia for his hate and controversial statements. […]


Politicians Rath Yatra Wishes in Social Media

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar The biggest annual Hindu event Rath Yatra starts today. More than 10 lakhs of devotees gathered in Puri to witness the grand festival. The nation is watching it live on television. Here, we picked a few politicians Rath Yatra wishes in social media. Narendra Modi, PM Modi twitted twice on […]


10 Tips to Enjoy Puri During Rath Yatra 2016

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar Tomorrow(6th July), at Puri, we are going to celebrate world famous Rath Yatra (Car Festival), the most awaited Hindu festival in Odisha as well as in India. Last year, as it was the first Rath Yatra after Nabakalebar, Puri witnessed a congregation of 17 lakh devotees on Bada danda (Grand […]


By 2050, India in the World’s Top 3 Economies

By Odisha Story Bureau, Delhi India, one of the fastest growing emerging markets, will be among three of the four largest economies in the world by 2050, CEO of the mining giant BHP Billiton Andrew Mackenzie has said. The Australia-based group is one of the world’s largest producers of iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and […]


Traffic handled at Paradip Port: Data for 13 Years

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar There is an interesting data on Paradip ports traffic handle from the fiscal year 2000-01 to 2013-14. The total traffic handled at Paradip port in 2000-01 was 19900 thousand tonnes and it increased to 68003 thousand tonnes in 2013-14, recording a growth of 241.72% during the period of 2000-01 to […]


At 41, India’s Only White Crocodile Lays Egg

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar Wildlife researchers were happy finding ‘Gori’ being a mother. 41-year-old Gori , India’s only female albino white crocodile, laid 40 eggs on 26th June at Dangamal in Bhitarkanika National Park, Kendrapada, Odisha. A rare Reptile Gori was born inside the Dangamal crocodile breeding and Research centre in an artificial method in […]


They Made It to Rio

Odisha’s Pride Dutee and Srabani By Odisha Story Bureau; Bhubaneswar Two Odia athletes, Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda, are representing India at the upcoming Rio Olympics. They brought double delight for the state as well as the country by making it possible. Sprinter Dutee is the second Indian women to be ever qualified for the […]