Travel & Tourism

Panda Meets Union Tourism Min, Urges Funds Under ‘Swadesh Darshan’ Scheme

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Odisha Tourism & Culture Minister Sri Ashok Chandra Panda has met Union Tourism Minister Sri Alphons Kannanthanam today in New Delhi and has requested for sanction of funds for development of rural circuit and spiritual circuit in the state, keeping in view infrastructure development in tourism sector. Sri Panda […]

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Odisha: The Making of an Exciting Tourism Destination

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: IATO 33rd Convention The pace of development in Tourism Sector in Odisha has become manifold. With developments of infrastructure, connectivity and hospitality facilities, the state is emerging as one of the favoured tourist destinations in the country, said Sri Ashok Chandra Panda, Minister, Tourism and Culture, Odisha. Sri Panda extended […]


Radisson Blu Ludhiana: Luxury Bends With History

By Santanu Ganguly, New Delhi: Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana offers to the guests a great sight scene of Punjab Set in Punjab’s largest city, the Radisson Blu Hotel Ludhiana provides five-star accommodations in a convenient setting along Ferozepur Road. The hotel adjoins MBD Neopolis Mall, giving immediate access to premium shopping outlets. Those looking for outdoor recreation […]


First Odisha Travel Bazaar in October 2017

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: First OTB to be held in Bhubaneswar on October 15-17, 2017 Minister Ashok Chandra Panda invited doyens of the tourism industry Tourism Road Show takes place in Delhi “Odisha Govt. is looking for private sector participation for the development of infrastructure in tourism sector” Shri Ashok Ch. Panda, Minister […]


Canadian Visitors, RIE Students Join 33rd Ekamra Walks

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Ekamra Walks attracts sculptor from Vadodara, Helicopter pilot and SC Advocate Making the popularity of the city heritage walk felt in every sphere of life, today Ekamra Walks has a varied group of walkers including students from Regional Institute of Education (RIE), foreigners currently working in Odisha, a sculptor from Vadodara, […]


Tourist bus overturns, 40 injured in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: At least 40 peoplefaced severe injuries after a tourist bus in which they were travelling overturned in Dhauli area near Bhubaneswar today. All tourists are from West Bengal and the injured have been admitted in Capital Hospital. Out of them 9 seriously injured people were shifted to SCB Medical college, Cuttack. Around 72 people […]


Incredible India Calendar starts with Rath Jatra image

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Incredible India calendar-2017, the official calendar of India’s Tourism Ministry, has a beautiful picture of world famous Rath Jatra of Sree Jagannath Temple (Puri) on its first page. In this recently released calendar, the picture is used for the month of January. It is supplemented with a beautiful quotation printed on it […]


Bargarh Dhanu Jatra begins today

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bargarh: Bargarh in western Odisha, about 330 kms from state capital Bhubaneswar, is celebrating 69th edition of its annual Dhanu Jatra festival from today. The 11-day traditional festival, said to be one of the worlds largest open-air theatre festivals, is based on Krishna Leela and Mathura Vijay. The story begins with the legendary […]


Team KIC gears up for the 2nd edition

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: 2nd Konark International Cyclothon is going to take place on 17th December LET’S PEDAL Cycle Expedition to leave for New Delhi from Konark Curtain raiser events at Bhubaneswar, Puri and Konark from 10th December After the overwhelming success of the Konark International Cyclothon (KIC) in 2015, the second edition is […]