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CDA Starts Plastic-Free Campaign In Chilika Lake

Bhubaneswar, June 20, 2018: Send your Logo design to support the campaign Chilika lagoon, spread over 1165 sq.k.m. of area is affected  by plastic pollution like other water bodies. This plastic pollution, apart from causing health hazards have also gone into the  food chain through micro plastics in the various fish, crab and prawn present […]


Shut Up Morons, I Will Go Naked: Sona

Bhubaneswar, June 20, 2018: Sona Mohapatra lashes out at media and critics As controversy is mounting against Bollywood-based Odia singer Sona Mohapatra for mispronunciation of many words in her 2017 rendition of the popular Odia bhajan Ahe Nila Saila, she left series of posts to defend herself against critics on social media. From haters to uncalled advisers and media – nobody was spared from Sona’s anger. […]


Naveen to Modi: Notify Hockey as National Game

Bhubaneswar, June 20, 2018: If it is asked to name the National Game of India, no doubt your answer will be Hockey. But officially you are wrong. Yet the game has not been announced as our National Game by any government since India got independence. Ahead of Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 in Bhubaneswar, today CM Naveen Patnaik wrote […]


BJP Files FIR Against Odisha Chief Minister

Bhubaneswar, June 20, 2018: Ministers Pratap Jena and Sashi Bhusan Behera were made parties Odisha Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) filed FIR against Chief Minister naveen Patnaik before the ADG vigilance yesterday over Jagannath Temple Fund misappropriation. Law Minister Pratap Jena and Finance Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera were also made parties in this case. A delegation […]


Niranjan Patnaik Extends Support to Sona

Bhubaneswar, June 19, 2018: Why not FIR against Chief Minister: Niranjan Police complaint was filed against singer Sona Mohapatra for mispronunciation of many words in her 2017 rendition of the popular Odia bhajan Ahe Nila Saila. Protests are mounting against her and people in social media are demanding strong action against the Bollywood singer. However Odisha Congress president Niranjan Patnaik extended his support to Sona. Speaking […]


State Expands The Social Audit System Through OSSAAT

Bhubaneswar, June 19, 2018: The people from civil society are roped in Chief Secretary advised departments to get their social audits done through the Society Carrying forward State Governments’ commitment of transparency and accountability, the social audit of developmental programmes have been institutionalized and expanded in shape of Odisha Society for Social Audit Accountability and […]


Odisha WCD Minister Louds Safe and Caring World for Elders

Bhubaneswar, June 19, 2018: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day – 2018 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was observed by Dept. of SSEPD, Govt. Odisha and HelpAge India at Jaydev Bhawan today. Sri Prafulla Samal, Minister, WCD, Mission Shakti, SSEPD, MSME joined as Chief Guest on the occasion. Minister Sri Samal said “SSEPD Department should see […]


Hindi Musical Video on Swachh Bharat by NALCO Released

Bhubaneswar, June 19, 2018: Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, Hon’ble Minister of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Mines, Govt of India today released a musical video on Swachh Bharat in Hindi, made by National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) at Indore. The video titled ‘Swachh Bharat ke Liye ek Ahwan’ was released during the meeting of Hindi […]


CM Felicitates Prateek for Preserving Odisha’s Culture

Bhubaneswar, June 18, 2018: Young culture enthusiast Prateek Pattanaik was felicitated by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik today for his contribution in preserving Odihsa’s culture and folk traditions. Prateek Pattanaik said, Today CM’s office reached out to me. Honourable CM Naveev Patnaik felicitated me and promised to extend help for our work in cultural preservation. I am grateful […]


Museum Apologises For Disrespecting Odia Language

Bhubaneswar, June 18, 2018: Kala Bhoomi assures not to commit such mistakes in future A day after Odisha Story reported about the wrong and disrespectful Odia language at the Odisha Crafts Museum (Kala Bhoomi), museum authorities accepted their mistakes and begged apology. They wrote small notes of apology on Odisha Story’s both Facebook and Twitter pages. In […]