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Nityananda Das, renowned one leg Odishi Dancer: Passes Away

Bhubaneswar: The renowned odishi dancer, comedian, theater director and artiste Shri Nityananda Das passed away on Wednesday night. Many eminent artistes, stage actors, intellectuals and noted personalities paid obituary to the great soul at the Annapurna Theatre in Cuttack. Afterwards his remains were taken to his birthplace at Balisahi and then his last rites were performed […]


Odisha Police to Audit Model Police Stations by Third Party

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Police have decided to conduct third-party audit for all Model Police Stations in the state. For the proper functional efficiency and public delivery system of the model police station, a private expert agency will be selected. Director General of Police, Dr Rajendra Prasad Sharma, after reviewing the functioning of the Model Police Station informed, […]


Congress Wins Trust: Niranjan Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Pole results in Chhatisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan have shown that people still have faith in Congress, pointed out by Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee’s President, Niranjan Patnaik. Patnaik said, People trust the party, as only Congress can give the people what they want. BJP with its saffron attire, money and muscle power struggled hard to […]


Bhubaneswar Bar Celebrates Third Poetry Festival

Bhubaneswar: The Bar Association of Bhubaneswar for encouraging poetry and odiya literature among the lawyers organized a poetry festival named “KAKARA KABITA PATHA UTSABA”. This was the third time for the Bar Association to organize such a festival. Honorable District Judge, Shri Shyam Sundar Das was the Chief Guest. Byanga Kabi Shri Satyanasa, Shri Saroj […]


Odisha BJP Revokes Suspension of 3 Members

Bhubaneswar: Odisha state unit of Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) withdrew suspension of three members. All the three members are from Balasore district. Today in a press note BJP spokesman Golak Mohapatra said, Balasore district secretary Bhaba Sankar Mohanty, Block president Sripati Barik and Banamali Das were suspended from the party. However they accepted their mistakes […]


NALCO’s Mines Division Bags Rich Haul of Awards

Bhubaneswar: Panchapatmali Bauxite Mines of National Aluminium Company (NALCO), a Navratna PSU, under Ministry of Mines, bagged a rich haul of awards in multiple categories at the 36th Annual Metallic Ferrous Mines Safety Week celebration held at Sukinda, Odisha. NALCO was recognised and awarded in multiple categories including General working (South Block Mines), Mechanical maintenance (C […]


Shaktikanta Das: First Odia as RBI Governor

New Delhi: Former Odia bureaucrat Shaktikanta Das was named the 25th governor of the Reserve Bank of India. He is the first Odia to hold this RBI top post. Das will serve a three-year term. 61 years old Das replaced Urjit Patel, who shocked the establishment by announcing his resignation from the central bank yesterday. While it […]


Anubhav Patnaik Speaks at PRS Conference 2018

New Delhi: Young Odia legislator Anubhav Patnaik joined PRS Conference 2018 as a panelist here. He spoke on ‘Building Effective Legislature’ yesterday afternoon. Speaking at the conference, Patnaik stressed on his difficulties to meet expectations of constituents as a first time MLA. He spoke about his initiatives that helped him balance the difficulties with his constitutional mandate. The […]


SBI Half Marathon on February 3

Bhubaneswar: SBI Successfully Conducted a  Promo Run on Sunday for “SBI Green Marathon – Beyond Finish Lines” to be held on 3rd February 2019. SBI Group in association with Radio Mirchi 98.3FM is all set to go for the second edition of SBI Green Marathon across 17 cities across India. In Bhubaneswar, the date for SBI […]