Latest Odisha News Updates

Ed Sheeran

Odissi Dance Cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape Of You’

Dance and Music have no language barriers. Odisha, to express the beautiful art of Odissi dance to one of the most popular songs of...

Norway Ambassador met Odisha CM to invest in Odisha

Norwegian Ambassador to India Nils Ragnar Kamsvag met Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik at the state secretariat here on Wednesday and discussed on issues...

Odisha Tourism signed MoU with Yatra.com to promotion of Homestays

Department of Tourism, Govt of Odisha signed MoU with Yatra.com for the joint promotion of homestays in state. The MoU was signed by Dr...
electricity tariffs

Odisha Government hiked electricity tariffs by average 1.44%

Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) hikes electricity tariffs by an average 1.44%. The revised tariff would come into force from April 1. General consumers to...
Invest India

Odisha Government signs MoU with Invest India to Promote Startups

Odisha Government have Signed a MoU with Invest India in order to support the budding entrepreneurs from the state. On 1st March 2017, Odisha Government...
Ring road

Bhubaneswar to get its Ring road soon named ‘Capital Region Ring...

Bhubaneswar to get its Ring road soon, in view over the growing traffic problem in Twin City caused by passing of vehicles travelling to...
Yoga Festival

Odisha to host Yoga Festival to popularise yoga in the state

The three-day Yoga Festival, to be hosted in association with the social security and disability empowerment department of the state government and the Sri...
world water day

Manas Sahoo has created a sand sculpture on World Water Day

On the eve of world water day, sand artist Manas Sahoo has created a sand sculpture on puri sea beach, odisha, depicting the importance...
Aerospace

Odisha to make Aerospace and Defence Production Policy in 2017

Odisha government said it would formulate Aerospace and Defence Production Policy and Automobile and Automobile Component Policy in 2017. This was informed by Industries minister...

Udipta Kumar Rath first motorcycle racer from Odisha

Udipta Kumar Rath, the first motorcycle racer from the state of Odisha, is just a few days away from racing the Suzuki GSX-R 600...
Bhagavad Gita

Six-year-old Odisha Muslim girl wins Bhagavad Gita recitation contest

A six-year-old Muslim girl Firdaus has topped recital of the Srimad Bhagavad Gita — a Hindu holy book — in Odisha’s Kendrapara district. The Srimad...
Passport Seva Kendras

Naveen Patnaik demands to open 3 Passport Seva Kendras in Odisha

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik met the Union Minister of External Affairs, Smt. Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi today. Chief Minister discussed a number of...

Odisha Girl Developed Life Saving Bandage to Check Bleeding in Accident

Dr Subhasmita Swain from Odisha has developed a 'chitosan-turmeric patch'- a medicinal bandage, which can be used to coagulate blood flow in accident victims...

Russian Varsity Confers Honorary Doctorate on Prof. Achyuta Samanta

North Ossetian State University of Russia conferred Honorary Doctorate Degree on Prof. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS on March 11, 2017. He was given...

Urja Ganga City Gas project to be launched in Bhubaneswar and...

City Gas Distribution (CGD) project will be launched in Bhubaneshwar and Cuttack soon, bringing environment friendly Natural Gas to Odisha. Natural Gas will be supplied...
tourism spots

Odisha Govt to develop 32 eco-tourism spots in 14 districts

Odisha government said that it was developing 32 places as eco-tourism spots across the state to attract tourists and nature lovers. These spots are located...