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NHRC Sough Report from Odisha on Non-collection of Water Tax From Companies

Bhubaneswar,June 1, 2018: Taking cognizance on the matter of non-collection of water tax from various companies using river water for commercial purposes, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to chief secretary and secretary of Water Resource Department and asked to submit action taken report within four weeks time. The commission has issued […]


Bhubaneswar City Command Control Centre to Go Live Soon

By Odisha Story Bureau, May 31, 2018: City is ready to operate its first centralised Command Control Centre (CCC) CCC will monitor, operate and control all existing services of Bhubaneswar Our Smart City is all set to operate its first integrated Command Control Centre (CCC) projects which enable fast and efficient citizen service delivery in an integrated way. CCC […]


Third phase peer leaders training for boys from BTCD slums to end tomorrow

Bhubaneswar,May 30, 2018: Socially Smart Bhubaneswar The third phase of peer leaders training being organised at city-based Centre for Youth and Social Development (CYSD) to make them aware on issues like financial management in day-to-day life, would end tomorrow. The training programme started on Tuesday. The training under the aegis of Socially Smart Bhubaneswar, a […]


Yoga Professors Make Odisha Proud in Thailand

Bhubaneswar/Bangkok, May 30, 2018: Yoga has gone truly global. Indian yoga teachers are in great demand. Odisha is also attracting international attention in yoga. Recently Dr. Dinesh Prasad Swain and Dr. Prativa Shree of Sri Sri University’s Faculty of Yogic Science, have been invited as resource persons to Mahidol University, a leading and the prestigious […]



Baijayant Panda Quits BJD

Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, May 28, 2018: MP Baijayant Panda, an articulate and prominent face of the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in Odisha, quits the party amidst growing rift with CM Naveen Patnaik. Known as Jay Panda, he is a member of the lower house from Kendrapada Lok Sabha Constituency that was once late Biju Patnaik‘s […]



Visitors from Kochi and Rajasthan join 76th Ekamra Walks

Bhubaneswar, May 27, 2018: Four young Indian Administrative Service (IAS) probationers, undergoing training at city based Gopabandhu Academy, explored the rich heritage and Kalingan temple architecture of old Bhubaneswar area, as part of enthusiastic walkers in 76th Ekamra Walks, the first weekly guided heritage tour of the city, organized jointly by Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA), […]