Odisha Rice to be Showcased in Thailand

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha is likely to put up a stall at the international meet on rice at Thailand next year to provide world wide exposure to rice varieties, particularly the local aromatic varieties as there is a huge export potential, said Dr Samarendra Mohanty, head of social science division, IRRI, Philippines. Talking […]

Bahuda Yatra – 2016 in North Carolina

By Odisha Story Bureau, Morrisville, North Carolina, USA : The annual Bahuda Yatra (Return Journey) of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra was celebrated on July 16, 2016 at the Hindu Society of North Carolina (HSNC) Temple, Morrisville, USA. Thousands of devotees from surrounding communities and neighboring cities such as Charlotte and Greensboro of […]

Vienna climate meet sets the stage for a deal on HFC phase-down: CSE

By Odisha Story Bureau, Vienna: Amendment to Montreal Protocol should be ambitious and should provide provisions to address energy efficiency, says CSE The Resumed 37th Open Ended Working Group (OEWG), 38th OEWG and the Third Extraordinary Meeting of the Parties (ExMOP3) to the Montreal Protocol concluded in Vienna on Saturday Final solutions for challenges to […]

Dhaka Cafe Attack: 4 JMB Militants Arrested

Dhaka, Bangladesh: Four Islamist militants of the banned homegrown JMB group, including its top regional head, were arrested on Thursday, who authorities said were responsible for Bangladesh’s worst terror attack on a cafe in which 22 people, mostly foreigners, were killed. The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) raided a hideout of militant outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh […]

Rohit Khandelwal, the First Indian to Win Mr. World

By Odisha Story Bureau, Southport, UK: Rohit Khandelwal, popular actor, television personality and model from India has won the prestigious title of Mr World 2016 and with that he becomes the first Indian to do so. The pageant was held on July 19, 2016, at the Southport Theatre and Convention Centre in Southport, UK, which […]

Dharmendra Pradhan Visits NASA

Houston, USA: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan visited NASA on 4th day of his US visit. He spent a quality time with NASA officials and scientists during his visit to NASA space station based in Houston on Sunday morning. Appreciating the station Sri Pradhan twitted, It's a different experience to visit NASA space station based in […]

Gadkari in Telsa, USA: Offers to promote JV with Indian Cos for Electric Vehicles

San Francisco, USA: Union Minister of Road Transport, Highways & Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari visited Tesla factory near San Francisco in USA yesterday and offered to promote joint ventures between the global leaders in electric car manufacturing and the Indian automobile companies with a view to introducing pollution free road transport in India, especially commercial […]

It’s Not Nice: Horrifying Photos from NICE Attack

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: 84 people dead and more than 200 injured Initial vision out of Nice emerged on social media, with many users posting video footage of panic immediately after the truck had mowed down dozens of innocent bystanders. Here are few images filed from various reputable news agencies and from social media.