Odisha to Supply Bauxite to Vedanta

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today said it has decided to provide raw material linkage to Vedanta’s alumina refinery project at Lanjigarh from the Kodingamali bauxite mines in Koraput district. State-run Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) owns the mining lease of Kodingamali bauxite mines, and production is expected to start soon. Odisha’s Steel and […]

Bus fares Reduced in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government today reduced Bus fares in all categories. For fourth time this year the state government reduced Bus fare. The state government reduced bus fares across all categories through the automatic fare adjustment mechanism. The fares of ordinary and express buses have been reduced by 1 paise per kilometer […]

5 Lakh Trees To be Planted Alongside Railway Track

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Indian Railways has decided to sign a model agreement for plantation on railway land with the State Forest Departments of Haryana and Punjab. This agreement paves way for the following improvements with regard to afforestation on railway land: Railway can contribute substantially towards the Green India Mission Forest department […]

Noted Scientist Janardan Nanda Passes Away

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Noted Odia scientist & ex-prof of Dept of Electrical Engineering and Dean at IIT (Delhi) Janardan Nanda passes away at his Delhi residence. He was 80. Prof Nanda was former vice president of Indian National Science Academy. Prof Nanda was an authority in electrical engineering and power solutions. He […]

44 ITIs to Be Developed in Odisha: Subrato Bagchi

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar:  State level seminar on education and skill development organised by Abani Boral Foundation  Maintaining that in Odisha more than 50 percent of  population are less than 30 years and Skill Development Authority aims at training youths and young children who have passed Class VI, VIII and X and that NEED […]

GST Will Improve the Indian Economy, Investment, Business and Finance

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: India’s GST Tax Bill is met with global acclaim as it creates a landmark in the countries continuing growth story The US has welcomed the passage of the landmark Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill, saying it will have far-reaching benefits for expanding bilateral trade and investment partnership with […]

2016: PM Modi’s Independence Day Speech

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Draft text of the English rendering of PM Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 70th Independence Day My beloved countrymen, on this auspicious occasion of our festival of freedom; I extend lots of greetings to the one hundred and […]