Odisha

Maitri Monali Pradhan bagged Nanhipari-Little Miss India title

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Maitri Monali Pradhan from Bhubaneswar bagged the KIIT Nanhipari- Little Miss India title for 2016. The 16th Nanhipari- Little Miss India talent beauty pageant, which concluded at KIIT International School here on December 30, 2016 witnessed a grand eventful evening of beauty, style, compassion, talent, intelligence and elegance. 32 young girls between […]


Justice Arijit Pasayat to deliver Nalco’s Foundation Day Lecture

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Dr. Arijit Pasayat, Retired Judge of Supreme Court and presently the Vice-Chairman, Special Investigation Team on Black Money will deliver the 16th Edition of Nalco Foundation Day Lecture on 2nd January 2017 at 4.00 PM at Nalco Bhawan, Bhubaneswar. The Nalco Foundation Day Lecture Series began in 2002 and is […]


Poet Gopalkrushna Rath passed away

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar: Renowned Odia poet Gopalkrushna Rath passed away today afternoon at the age of 72. He was suffering from prolonged heart disease and died after a surgery at a private Hospital in Pune. He was survived by his wife Kiran and two grandchildren. Born in 1945 in Sambalpur, Professor Rath was conferred […]



Odia adaptation of “An Inspector Calls” to be staged today

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Uttar Purush to stage Sagar Manthan today evening at Bhanja Kala Mandap This Manoranjan Das Odia play is based on J B Priestley’s best one An Inspector Calls Odia play SAGAR MANTHAN(1968), modelled on An Inspector Calls(1945) by J B Priestley, is a play that revolves around the apparent suicide of a young woman […]


Cuttack stuck in traffic as Air Show continues

By Odisha Story Bureau, Cuttack: Biggest Air Show in Odisha by IAF to mark Biju Centenary The much awaited daredevil sky show by the Indian Air Force (IAF) began here at the Kathojodi river bed as part of the year long birth centenary celebration of former Odisha CM Biju Patnaik, who was also an doyen pilot. As […]



Paramita Satpathy bags Sahitya Akademi Award for 2016

By Subhransu Panda, New Delhi: Paramita to receive this Award for her Novella collection Prapti Today, Central Sahitya Akademi selected eminent Odia author Paramita Satpathy for the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award, one of the major literary awards of the nation. The award has been given for Paramita’s work of fiction Prapti for the year 2016. Prapti is a collection of […]


Hello Web Hackathon at KIIT

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Hello Web is a Web Literacy Campaign initiated by the youth and backed by Mozilla to teach the Web. Hello Web Hackathon was organized in KIIT University on 14th December, 2016. The hackathon aimed at providing the students with a platform to build teaching kits that can be used to […]


Tata Steel looks at investors for Odisha SEZ

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: In many parts of India, Special Economic Zone (SEZ) developers are desperately waiting to withdraw themselves from the SEZ projects, Tata Steel is an exception. The Indian multinational steel-making company is trying to attract investments into its 3000-acre project at Gopalpur, Odisha. Coinciding with the recently concluded Make-in-Odisha conclave Tata Steel […]