266 Startups Recognised Under Startup Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In the 9th meeting of the Task Force of Startup Odisha held today under the chairmanship of Shri L.N. Gupta, ACS, MSME, the Startup Secretariat informed that the number of startups recognised under the Startup Odisha Initiative have gone up to 266. The Task Force sanctioned the Product Development & Marketing Assistance of Rs.10 lakhs […]

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Jayadratha Suna Bags Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar 2018

By Odisha Sory Bureau, Bhubaneswar, June 22, 2018: Odia poet Jayadratha Suna has been selected for Yuva Puraskar 2018 by Sahitya Akademi, the national academy of letters. Today Sahitya Akademi announced the name of awardees in all recognised Indian languages including Odia. Jayadratha, a native of Kalahandi, is going to receive the prestigious national literary award for his […]

CM Felicitates Prateek for Preserving Odisha’s Culture

Bhubaneswar, June 18, 2018: Young culture enthusiast Prateek Pattanaik was felicitated by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik today for his contribution in preserving Odihsa’s culture and folk traditions. Prateek Pattanaik said, Today CM’s office reached out to me. Honourable CM Naveev Patnaik felicitated me and promised to extend help for our work in cultural preservation. I am grateful […]

Olympian Alleges Cheating by Odisha Government

Bhubaneswar, May 22, 2018: While ensuring land rights for slum dwellers, Odisha government failed to provide lands to Olympians even after written commitment. International sprinter from Odisha Dutee Chand alleged cheating by Odisha government. In a Facebook post she expressed her displeasure and posted a two years old letter given by the Government. Dutee said, […]

BJD protests fuel price hike in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 7, 2018: The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) staged demonstrations at various petrol pumps across state today protesting against the hike in prices of petrol and diesel. Activists of the Biju Yuva Janata Dal (BYJD) and the Biju Chhatra Janata Dal (BCJD) have staged peaceful demonstrations till 12 am. The price of petrol has been […]

Cricket Match for Visually Challenged Youths

Bhubaneswar: Parichay Foundation, which has always advocated for inclusion in all fields of social work,  had organised a one-of-its-kind one day cricket match for visually challenged youths in association with Patia grama mangala samiti at Kanak Durga Field ,Patia (bhubaneswar) on 1st April. The match was conducted between two teams of Bhadrak and Balasore, both of […]

Dharmendra Launches ‘Building New Odisha’ Campaign

Chandrabhaga: Union Petroleum and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the ‘Nua Odisha Nirmana Abhijan’ also known as Building New Odisha Campaign on the auspicious occasion of Utkal Dibasa at Chandrabhaga sea beach near Konark in Puri today in an event organised by Prachi Trust. Attending the ceremony Shri Pradhan said, Apart from feeling proud for the glorious […]

Odisha Government to Form 8000 Biju Yuva Vahini

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Cabinet today approved a sub-scheme ‘Biju Yuva Vahini’ under ‘Biju Yuva Sashaktikaran Yojna’ to reach out to youth at grassroots level and promote them for youth-led social action and community engagement activities. About 8000 Biju Yuva Vahinis will be formed. It intends to promote youth for volunteering and encourage them […]