Odisha

Chorine Leakage: OHRC Sought Report from HUD, PHEO and Cuttack DM

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has issued notice to three top Government officials over leakage of Chlorine gas from the pump house located in the campus of SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. As many as 40 people were taken ill on 28 November, 2017, following the leakage […]

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Lt. Chandrakant Gets a Rousing Welcome at Bhubaneswar Airport

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Son of the soil IMA Sword of Honour winner Lt. Chandrakant Acharya arrives in the city The welcome banner of Air Force Association Odisha Branch, Armed Forces Veterans of Odisha and Indian Ex-Services League Odisha waited at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) much before the Indigo flight 6E 211 landed at […]


City Submits Rs 220 Crore E-mobility Plan to Centre

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The City has submitted a proposal to the Centre in order to achieve considerable targets in using the electric vehicles as the public transport alternatives and ensure cleaner and greener environment. The proposal costing Rs 219.75 crores was submitted to the Centre yesterday, in which the city has given a […]


IMFA Introduces “Mist Cannon” in Sukinda to Curb Pollution

By Odisha Story Bureau, Jajpur: Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys (IMFA) has installed two nos of Mist Cannons sukinda and mahagiri mines to curb pollution. The operation of Mist cannon was inugurated by Sri Sanjeev Das, Sr Vice president & Head Mining Business Unit in presence of of Sri Sudhanshu Patni, Senior GM and other […]


Let’s Ignite Hope: Photo Exhibition on Child Labour begins

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: A photo exhibition to sensitize people on the issue of child labour and steps to tackle it started today at the Regional Lalit Kala Kendra, Bhubaneswar. This was organized by Bakul Foundation, Mushroom: The Photographer’s Circle and the Department of Labour, Govt of Odisha with the support of UNICEF. The […]


Enduri Pitha

By Dr. Gopa Nayak: The humble enduri pitha gains prominence on the day of prathamasthami the eighth day after Kartik Purnima celebrated all over Odisha. The only distinction is that turmeric leaves are used to steam the pitha in this occasion. Whenever I come across this celebration of prathamsthami I always remember the time when […]


National Workshop on Mid Day Meal

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: National Workshop on Mid Day Meal was held in Bhubaneswar in Hotel “The New Marrion”. Deptt. of School & Mass Education organised the Workshop for the year 2017. It was attended by Directors & Delegates of 18 States namely Andaman & Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Manipur, […]


Navodaya Alumni Association Holds Annual Meet

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The second annual meet of Navodaya alumni association of Odisha (NAAO) was organised today. The alumni of 31 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs) of Odisha joined the meet from various corner of the world. As of date there are above 30000 alumini of JNV who are serving a society both nationally and […]


Post GST, NALCO posts Strong Performance

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Q2 Net profit jumps 94% over same period last year “The credit of success goes to team NALCO and our business strategy involving ramping up of production during downturn, cost focus and market harvesting” Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna PSU, under Ministry of […]


NALCO Refinery Bags Kalinga Safety Award

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Alumina Refinery of Navratna CPSU NALCO, in Damanjodi, Odisha, received the Kalinga Safety Award (Silver) for the year 2016 at the Odisha State Safety Conclave-2017, held today at Bhubaneswar. On behalf of the company, the award was received by Shri R.S Das, General Manager (Refinery) from his Excellency Dr. […]