No Compromise With Odisha’s Interests : Dharmendra

Bhubaneswar : Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said due to lack of action by Odisha government the situation has arised when Chhattishgarh is constructing major structures in the upstream of river Mahanadi river. He said there should be no compromise in Odisha’s interest. Most political parties in Odisha are strongly opposed to Chhattisgarh’s bid to […]

18 Venomous Views by Zakir Naik

By Odisha Story Bureau: The doctor turned self-proclaimed champion of peace Zakir naik is under scanner now, after the Dhaka terrorist attack. He is always in the limelight for his radical speech. Indian Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Naik has been banned from entering the UK, Canada and Malaysia for his hate and controversial statements. […]

Had They Been Wearing Helmets !

By Swadesh Rath, Nayagarh: Extraordinary scenes at Itamati, Nayagarh, as mourners turned out for the funeral of 3 youth killed in a bike accident at Khandapara. In a touching tribute, mourners gathered at the funeral site at Itamati (Badatangipatna) for the cremation of Raghunath Khanda, Gaura Bisoi and Binay Sahoo, who died as their bike […]

Special Screening of Odia Cinema Samaya on 8th July

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar City-based organization Film Journalists’ Forum (FJF) is going to host a special screening of the 1975 Odia movie Samaya, at Jayadev Bhawan on 8th July, Friday evening. Samay was directed by Ganesh Mahapatra. The movie stars Shriram Panda(now Swami Nitya Chaitanya), Prashanta Nanda,Tripura Misra, Dhir Biswal and George Tiadi in the […]

Politicians Rath Yatra Wishes in Social Media

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar The biggest annual Hindu event Rath Yatra starts today. More than 10 lakhs of devotees gathered in Puri to witness the grand festival. The nation is watching it live on television. Here, we picked a few politicians Rath Yatra wishes in social media. Narendra Modi, PM Modi twitted twice on […]

10 Tips to Enjoy Puri During Rath Yatra 2016

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar Tomorrow(6th July), at Puri, we are going to celebrate world famous Rath Yatra (Car Festival), the most awaited Hindu festival in Odisha as well as in India. Last year, as it was the first Rath Yatra after Nabakalebar, Puri witnessed a congregation of 17 lakh devotees on Bada danda (Grand […]

Landmark Judgment for Trafficking Ganja

By Swadesh Kumar Rath, Nayagarh In a landmark judgment first of its kind in Odisha, Nayagarh Additional District Sessions Judge (with special power) SUSANT NAYAK, has pronounced 15 years rigorous imprisonment to the convict and imposed a fine of Rupees 2 lack or face 3 years additional imprisonment for default, for involvement in narcotic drug cannabis (Ganja) […]