ZEE JLF at The British Library on 8-10 June 2018

New Delhi: The 5th edition of the Festival’s UK edition returns to The British Library in London Nearly 70 eminent authors and thinkers from across the globe gather to showcase South Asia’s unique multilingual literary heritage and the Festival’s global appeal Intense two-day programme explores themes such as translations, poetry, women empowerment, democracy and travel The ZEE Jaipur Literature […]

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Odias in Abu Dhabi Celebrates 7th Annual Function

Abu Dhabi: The 7th annual function of Prabasi Odia Samaj Abudhabi (POSA) was held at Hotel Intercontinental here in Abu Dhabi today (27th April 2018). The one-day event was inaugurated at 10.30 AM (Indian time 11.30 am) and would be continued till evening. Today the Inter Continental Hotel in the Gulf country created an illusion […]

Statue of Indian Leaders in Moscow

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The statue of  Vladimir Lenin, the Russian communist leader. was demolished in Tripura yesterday. People in social media often raised the question: Why does a statue of foreign leader will be there and why not statue of a national Hero? Russian and India shares a long relationship both politically and culturally. […]

Curious Case of Radhika and Dutika

By Anil Dhir: The Other Famous Odisha Twins There are many who are praying for the safe recovery of the conjoined twins Jaga and Kalia. If the operation will be a success, it will be medical history. The doctors who performed the operation were in a Catch-22 situation, left to their own, the twins would […]

World Must Come Together To Raise Ambition Despite The US Pullout: CSE

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Bonn climate talks are an opportunity: CSE Upcoming climate summit marks the 25th year of the signing of UNFCCC World is in climate crises, CO2 concentration highest in the atmosphere, 2016 warmest year on record Bonn meeting is the first climate meeting post-US pullout Parties, including India, must work towards preparing […]

Sex to Sacred: Porn Star Became Pastor

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: My past made me who I am today and God has changed my life completely, she said. A former porn star who splashed her six-figure salary on binge drinking and flash cars has revealed how she quit the adult film industry and become a pastor. Crystal Bassette, from Clay, New York, earned $300,000 a year as porn […]

Dharmendra Pradhan chairs Sessions at 22nd World Petroleum Congress, Istanbul

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Flags importance of “Responsible Price” for crude oil; Highlights importance of producers to understand perspective of consumers and demand centres;  Shri Pradhan held bilateral talks with Turkish Energy Minister; discussed issues of bilateral energy cooperation including in renewable energy Minister also launches event on Hydrocarbon Exploration & Licensing Policy (HELP) as […]

Photos: Asian Athletics Championship Inaugural Event

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Much awaited 22nd Asian Athletics Championship, mega event in Odisha Sports History has been inaugurated last evening by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik. The inaugural ceremony was folloewed by cultural programs including, dance, song, baloon shows and light shows. Here are few photographs of the inaugural event from the sports venue Kalinga Stadium in […]

22nd Asian Athletics Championship Starts

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Mega event in Odisha’s Sport History State has proved its efficiency: Naveen Patnaik 22nd Asian Athletics Championship, mega event in Odisha Sports History has been inaugurated last evening.  Shri Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister, Odisha has declared the event opened at Kalinga Stadium. Shri Patnaik said, State has proved its efficiency and preparedness […]