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CSR needs to be taken beyond compliance and statutory mandates : NALCO CMD

Bhubaneswar, June 10, 2018 : “Corporate Social Responsibility is the comprehensive responsibility of corporates towards society and it goes beyond statutory provisions and mandatory regulations. Corporates should be conscious of such responsibility as they are the trustee of the society,” said Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO. Dr. Chand said this while inaugurating the third […]


Indian Mines has 60000 Vacancies in Critical Operator Category: NALCO CMD

Bhubaneswar, May 11, 2018: In Geominetech National Symposium event held here today, in presence of a large gathering of technocrats, engineers, mining professionals, scientists and R & D experts, Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO, pitched for change in mindset towards mining operations as the sector has come a long way from being viewed as […]


Gopinath to Pratibha: Koraput Has a Great Literary Tradition

Valley hosts first ever Koraput Literary Festival Koraput:  Koraput has a great literary tradition. From Gopinath Mohanty to Pratibha Ray, many celebrated authors have lived here to experience the tribal life and later delivered great fictions. Gopinath Mohanty’s Paraja and and Amrutara Santana (Dynasty of Immortals) are based on the life of Koraput tribal and […]



Read Full Text of Speech of PNG Minister Dharmendra Pradhan at 22nd World Petroleum Congress

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Mr Bob Dudley, Group CEO, BP Mr Daniel Yergin, Vice President IHS Markit Mr Fatih Birol, Executive Director of IEA Dr Sun Xianseng , Secretary General, IEF Mr KD Tripathy, Secretary Petroleum of Government of India Mr Rahul Kulshreshth, Indian Ambassador to Turkey Mr Atanu Chakravarty, Director General,DGH, the […]



Modi-Trump Meet: Terrorism Elimination Top-most Priority

Washington/New Delhi: Meeting between leaders of world’s largest and oldest democracies Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin declared a Specially Designated Global Terrorist At their first ever meeting today, Indian PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump struck a common note on terrorism, saying eliminating it is among the top-most priorities for the two nations. At the […]


Bye Bye White House: Obama’s farewell speech

By Odisha Story Bureau, Chicago: Hello Chicago! It’s good to be home! Thank you, everybody! Thank you. Thank you. Thank you so much, thank you. Thank you. Thank you. It’s good to be home. Thank you. We’re on live TV here, I’ve got to move. You can tell that I’m a lame duck, because nobody […]


Environment protection should be a constitutional mandate: Justice Pasayat

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Vice-Chairman, Special Investigation Team on Black Money and former Judge of the Supreme Court Dr. Justice Arijit Pasayat has delivered the 16th Edition of Nalco Foundation Day Lecture Series on ‘Environment & Progress : Issues & Challenges’, here today. While introducing the topic, Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, Nalco […]