Smart City



Story-telling Festival at Three City Parks

Bhubaneswar: In a first of its kind initiative, the city festival “.FEST” being organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism on the sidelines of the Men’s Hockey World Cup, will have an International Storytelling Festival exclusively for children. It is unique because rarely do city festivals have a major attraction for the kids or […]


Bhubaneswar Patha Utsav to Resume

Bhubaneswar: The Sunday morning event Patha Utsav along Janpath in Bhubaneswar will be resumed soon. According to government sources, Patha Utsav is going to be organised for three days during the ongoing Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup. Patha Utsav will be held on December 2, 9 and 16 during which sporting activities, cultural and social […]


Smart Traffic Enforcement System in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Habitual traffic violators beware! A routine traffic violation across the city might put you in deep trouble with the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) planning to implement the Red Light Violation Detection System (RLVDS) and Speed Violation Detection System (SVDS) including the Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) to automatically catch and penalise the traffic violators […]


Clashes at KIIT: Five Students Detained

Bhubaneswar: City Police detained 5 students in connection with the clashes that broke out between two groups of students at the KIIT University campus on Saturday, according to media reports. The scuffle purportedly broke out over a purported eve-teasing incident, in which a second-year B.Tech student allegedly passed lewd comments at a fifth-year Law student on […]


Bhubaneswar Ready to Showcase Global Hockey Extravaganza

Bhubaneswar: The city of temples, Bhubaneswar is all set to gift the world a never-happened-before sports extravaganza today, as the Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 will start tomorrow. Bhubaneswar is apt for the global sports phenomenon that will keep crores across continents spellbound for next 20 days. The inaugural ceremony at kalinga stadium today will […]



All Roads Lead to FEST in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar : Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism are jointly organizing the  inaugural edition of .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) from 1st December, 2018 – 16th December, 2018. The event will coincide with Odisha HockeyMen’s World Cup 2018. This festival will include activities like International Street Food Festival, Entertainment, International Story Telling Festival and Trails. The […]


Bhubaneswar on the Rise Ahead of the Hockey World Cup

Bhubaneswar: As the clock ticks towards November 27, when the opening ceremony of 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup commences, excitement can be felt all over the city of Bhubaneswar. Bhubaneswar has been decked in vibrant colours befitting the occasion; from the walls of the city depicting scenes from hockey players in action, footpaths paved in colours, city overpasses lit with colours […]