When Police Loots!

By Swadesh Rath, Nayagarh: With the arrest of four youths and recovery of five stolen four-wheelers and a bike, Nayagarh Police today claimed to have busted the KASHYAP vehicle-lifters’ gang which includes a Policeman from Boudh. One Bolero, a pick-up van, a tractor, an auto rickshaw and a bike were recovered from the accused. The […]

3D Water Show at Puri

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: During Rath Yatra, ‪Odisha Tourism‬ Department conducted a trial run of 3D Water Projection Mapping at Narendra pond near Shree Jagannath Mandir, Puri. A first of its kind Musical fountain & Multimedia laser show was organized at Narendra pond near Shree Jagannath Mandir, Puri to provide a unique experience to […]

47th OSA Convention Concluded

Providence, Rhode Island, USA: With the theme of “Transforming Odisha for a Better Tomorrow Through Partnership”, the 47th Odisha Society of America (OSA) Annual Convention has been concluded on 3rd July 2016 at the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence in New England Region, USA.  The 3-Day event featured iconic and inspirational speakers, world-class entertainment, workshops […]

NHRC intervention sought on Kandhamal Fake Encounter

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The chairperson of Human Rights Front[HRF] Manoj Jena has sought NHRC intervention into Kandhamal fake encounter incident held on Friday evening. Five innocent villagers were killed and five others have been seriously injured by CRPF firing in Malapanga forest under Tumudibandha police limits in Kandhamal district of Odisha. In his […]

Trapped Bear Rescued in Jajpur

By Odisha Story Bureau, Jajpur: After 2 hours of an arduous operation on Friday, forest officials rescued a male wild bear from a well in Malaria(Nuasahi) village of Korei block in Jajpur district. In the morning as the landlord Ballav Behera spotted the bear in the well in his backyard, he informed villagers and forest […]

India is a Ray of HOPE: PM Modi in Johannesburg

Johannesburg: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the Indian community in Johannesburg, South Africa. PM Modi said that the common cultural, religious and spiritual heritage ensured that both countries remained close and connected. PM Modi spoke about the close link between South Africa and Mahatma Gandhi. The Prime Minister remarked that it was the […]

Naxals Set Afire 2 Forest Beat Houses in Nayagarh

By Swadesh Kumar Rath, Nayagarh: Late Friday night, a group of Left Wing extremists attacked and ransacked two forest beat houses in Nayagarh district. They set ablaze Dhipisahi beat house in Kuanria range and Geregedi beat house  in Chhamundia range under Gania police station of Nayagarha district. They also attacked Geregedi anti-poaching center, Khosa Masaka […]

Tata Steel Organises Hockey Training with Australian Coaches in Sundargarh

By Odisha Story Bureau, Gomardih, Sundargarh: Tata Steel partners with ‘Hockey Australia’, the governing body of Hockey in Australia, to professionalize grass-root level hockey training in Odisha This partnership is one of its kind in India to connect around 500 youngsters  in the region Tata Steel in association with Hockey Australia, the governing body of […]