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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 […]