16 Villages Electrified Last Week In Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: 138 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 4th  to 10th July 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 4 villages belong to Arunachal Pradesh , 95  in Assam, 7 in Jharkhand,7 in Rajasthan ,2 in Madhya Pradesh , […]

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 […]

Tata Steel Organises Hockey Training with Australian Coaches in Sundargarh

By Odisha Story Bureau, Gomardih, Sundargarh: Tata Steel partners with ‘Hockey Australia’, the governing body of Hockey in Australia, to professionalize grass-root level hockey training in Odisha This partnership is one of its kind in India to connect around 500 youngsters  in the region Tata Steel in association with Hockey Australia, the governing body of […]

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. […]

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 […]