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Sand Says Something

“Sand Says Something” film on Sudarsan Pattnaik released at Mumbai

Sand Says Something a short documentary film on renowned sand artist Padma Shri Awardee Sudarsan Pattnaik released at Mumbai. This film made by Manoranjan Badatya and produced...

Poems of Haldhar Nag translated into the English

Poems of Haldhar Nag translated into the English, will be released on Gandhi Jayanti, 2016. Nag was awarded Padma Shri this year for literature; he...
Subhash Chandra Khuntia

Subhash Chandra Khuntia appointed as Chief Secretary of Karnataka

Odisha-born Senior IAS officer Subhash Chandra Khuntia has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary to the Government of Karnataka. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on...
Odisha Official Language Amendment Bill

Odisha Official Language Amendment Bill passed in Assembly

Odisha Assembly passes Odisha Official Language Amendment Bill. Speaker Niranjan Pujari rejects Leader of the Opposition's plea for formation of a commission to look into...
kartik

Government to provide free stay for 2,000 Habishialis in Kartik at...

Odisha government has decided to provide temporary shelter for 2,000 Habishialis (elderly widows who observe food restrictions during the holy month of Kartik) visiting...

AirAsia Bhubaneswar to Singapore direct flight service in December

Good news for air travelers from Odisha intending to visit Singapore and Bangkok, Air Asia has agreed to operate direct flight from Bhubaneswar to Singapore...
Marichpur Bandar

Marichpur Bandar (port) of British era in Odisha

Marichpur Bandar (port) of British era, which has immense potential for tourist attraction. Marichpur is a Village in Balikuda Tehsil in Jagatsinghapur District of Odisha...

Lata Mangeshkar Birthday sand art by Sudarsan Pattnaik

Internationally acclaimed Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created a sand sculpture on legendary Singer Lata Mangeshkar on her 87th Birthday at the Bhatye Beach...
roof-top solar projects

Odisha government to implement roof-top solar projects in major cities

Odisha government has planned to implement roof-top solar projects across all major cities in the state. The Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha Limited (GEDCOL)...
loan burden

Odisha total loan burden is Rs 54,006.20 crore by August 2016

Finance Minister Pradip Kumar Amat informed in the State Assembly, total loan burden of Odisha by August 31, 2016 was Rs54,006.20 crore and it...
cyber police station

Odisha to set up cyber police station under the Nirbhaya scheme

Rise in cases of cyber crime against the women in Odisha, police have decided to come up with a dedicated cyber police station for...

Odisha CM announces ex-gratia and Pension for Pitabas Majhi’s family

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 10L ex-gratia, Rs 2,000 monthly pension for family of Uri terrorist attack martyr Pitabas Majhi. The CM also announced...
aap

AAP to form govt in Odisha in 2019 : Ashutosh said...

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) political affairs committee member Ashutosh on Sunday said his party will form government in Odisha in 2019 by toppling the...
Chandaka wildlife sanctuary

Open top jeep ride in Chandaka wildlife sanctuary Odisha

Chandaka wildlife sanctuary 193 sq.km sanctuary has 26 places, which are known for their scenic beauty, sighting of animals and birds and natural water...
Peetabas Majhi

Odia BSF Jawan Peetabas Majhi killed in Uri Attack

Odia BSF Jawan Peetabas Majhi from Danojhola in Nuapada district sustained grievous injuries during a combing operation post the militant attack on Indian Army...
baby

BABY Title Song from Odia Movie Baby | Anubhav Mohanty, Jhilik,...

Listen to the "Title Song" from the upcoming Odia movie Baby. Baby stars Anubhav Mohanty , Jhilik Bhattacharjee & Poulomi Das. Anubhav Mohanty is one...