Odisha

Baharin is Closer Than Odisha Secretariate !

By Odisha Story Bureau,Bhubaneswar: Bahrain Premier extends help to Odisha’s Dana Majhi While the plight of a tribal man from Odisha’s Kalahandi district carrying his wife’s body on his shoulders has drawn the international media attention, Bahrain Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has extended financial help to the impoverished man. Gulf Daily […]


Odisha Teachers are Not Cab Drivers: Dharmendra

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: As Odisha government decided to temporarily appoint retired teachers to fill up vacancies in secondary schools, Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan today criticised the government’s move and said the teachers are not like drivers of cab service companies Ola and Uber that they will attend the classes on ‘on call’ basis. Dharmendra Pradhan […]


Odisha Mahaprayana Not a Free Service

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Had Mahaprayana, the hearse service launched by chief minister Naveen Patnaik a day after man-walks-with-corpse incident, been existing there earlier, poor Dana Majhi in all probability would still have carried his wife’s body on his shoulders. Mahaprayana is a paid service unlike the ambulance services of 108 (emergency medical ambulance service) […]


BJD MLA Bedabyasa Nayak Attacked by Party Workers

By Odisha Story Bureau, Keonjhar: Telkoi BJD MLA Bedabyasa Nayak sustained severe head injury when a group of party workers attacked him during a block-level party workers meeting on Sunday. He was admitted in Harichandanpur community health centre. In a pre-panchayat poll debacle in the district today, two groups of BJD workers fought during a […]


Illegal Collection of Encroachment Fine From Tribal

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The State Chapter of Campaign for Survival and Dignity(CSD) which played a vital role in the enactment of Forest Rights Act(FRA), 2006 and currently monitoring its implementation across the State alleged illegal collection of encroachment fine by Revenue and Disaster Management Department(RDM) Department, Govt. of Odisha over forest land recognised […]


In-laws Accused of Spying in Bedroom in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: CCTV camera was installed in bedroom ! The Odisha Police has served notices to the in-laws, including the husband, of a woman following her complaint alleging the former of threatening to upload intimate moments of the couple on social media platforms. Neeraja Nalini Mohanty, the daughter-in-law of a city-based doctor […]


Two Tribals Die After Consuming Mango Kernel in Rayagada

By Odisha Story Bureau, Kashipur: 15 years ago over 24 people had died after eating mango kernel in Kashipur. Consuming mango kernel is still a habit in certain parts of Odisha. A 12-year-old tribal child and a 60-year-old man have died  due to eating mango kernel gruel in Odisha’s tribal-dominated Rayagada district, yesterday. Six persons were also […]


State Govt. Only Cares About Electoral Gains: Dharmendra

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Kalahandi incident has maligned Odisha’s image: Union Minister Such Incident will not recur in future: Odisha Minister Union Petroleum and natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan slams state govt. for its poor healthcare services. His reaction on ‘Corpse on Shoulder’ incident came down heavily on the alleged insensitivity of both the […]


Highest Management Award conferred on Nalco CMD Dr. TK Chand

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhuabneswar: Governor of Jharkhand Smt. Droupadi Murmu conferred the J Mathai National Fellowship Award on Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, Nalco, during the 28th Annual Management Education Convention held at Ranchi University on Friday. Dr. Chand also addressed the convention on ‘Transforming India into Knowledge Society’. Among the dignitaries, VC of […]


Egg Hurling in Odisha: BJYM Targets BJD Minister

By Odisha Story Bureau, Jharsuguda: BJP’s youth wing Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) activists on Saturday hurled eggs and displayed blag flags to Minister of Steel and Mines Prafulla Mallick at Jharsuguda. Minister was going to inaugurate a bridge while some BJP workers threw eggs at his convoy and protested the visit . They raised […]