Travel & Tourism

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, […]

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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 […]

AirAsia end-of-year Big Sale

by Odisha Story Bureau, Bengaluru: AirAsia India offers price from as low as INR 999 AirAsia’s end-of-year Big Sale is here! From 14 November 2016 (0001h GMT +8) to 20 November 2016 (2400h GMT +8), guests can explore domestic destinations such as Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Kochi, New Delhi, Jaipur, Pune and many more destinations connected by […]

BCAC Organises International Cycle Trip from Hanoi to Phnom Penh

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: A team of 7 seasoned cyclists from Bhubaneswar are all set to go on an international cycle trip from Vietnam to Cambodia. The following seven cyclists of Bhubaneswar Cycling and Adventure Club (BCAC), Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India will participate in the  Vietnam-Cambodia International Cycle Trip (from Hanoi to Phnom Penh through […]

No Polythene at Gopalpur-on-Sea

By Odisha Story Bureau, Berhampur: Use of polythene bags in Gopalpur-on Sea, a tourist resort town in Odisha’s Ganjam district, has been banned. While the district administration had directed the notified area council (NAC) to enforce the restriction on the environmentally-hazardous material, the civic body recently made a resolution to this effect to ban polythene […]

BRICS Convention on Tourism Begins In Khajuraho

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: The two-day long BRICS Convention on Tourism was inaugurated today in Khajuraho Madhya Pradesh. The BRICS nations were represented by the Minister of Tourism, South Africa Mr. D.A. Hanekom and delegations from Russia and China. The inaugural function was also graced by Tourism Minister and Chairman-Tourism, Government of Madhya […]

Odisha Society to Celebrate Biju Centenary in UK

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: OSUK to celebrate Biju centenary in London, Glasgow and Cardiff Odisha Society of UK (OSUK) is all set to celebrate Biju Patnaik birth Centenary in London on 27th and 28th August. The same will be observed in Glasgow on 2nd September and in Cardiff on 3rd September. This was informed […]