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Indian Navy’s INSV Tarini named after Tara-Tarini shrine in Ganjam

Indian Navy’s sailboat INSV Tarini, named after the Tara-Tarini hill shrine in Ganjam district of Odisha, has become an event of joy and pride...
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five-year target of creating 1,000 start-ups in Odisha

The state government has set a five-year target of creating 1,000 start-ups in Odisha. "Under the Odisha Start-up Policy launched last year, we have the...

8 visually impaired candidates clear Odisha civil service examination

Eight visually-challenged candidates have, remarkably, cleared the Odisha civil service examination. Sannyas Behera, who got a clause barring visually-challenged candidates from taking the exam dropped,...
AirAsia

AirAsia to start flight services to Kuala Lumpur from Bhubabeswar soon

Odisha government signed a memorandum of agreement with Malaysia-based budget airline AirAsia to start flight services to Kuala Lumpur. The service would begin in...

Odisha couple clears Odisha Administrative Service Examination 2015

Odisha couple clears Odisha Administrative Service Examination 2015. Shibashish Baral (Rank 16) and Pallavi Swain (Rank 3) are in cheers for cracking OAS. In fact, Pallavi...
smart bus transport system

Bhubaneswar to have smart bus transport system for better mobility

The city administration is planning to put in place a smart bus transport system that will make public transport attractive, reliable and convenient. Six hundred...

Gota Satish Kumar sets world record by covering maximum distance by...

Gota Satish Kumar, a double amputee from Rayagada district, has secured a place in the Guinness Book and Limca Book of Records for covering...

Anil Gochhikar wins Mr. Odisha Title in Bodybuilding

Anil Gochhikar of Puri bagged Mr. Odisha title in the Senior State Bodybuilding Championship held at Nabarangpur on Sunday. As many as 225 body builders...
Grace Lee

Grace Lee expressed her interest in making a film on Odia...

Award winning independent filmmaker Grace Lee expressed her interest in making a film on Odia food, known for its unique flavour and taste. Lee was...

Successfully test fired Advanced interceptor missile at Chandipur in Odisha

India on Saturday successfully test fired its homegrown Advanced Air Defence (AAD) interceptor missile from launch pad-III of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at...
Jharsuguda airport

Jharsuguda airport to be ready by June 2018, Rs 200 crore...

Jharsuguda airport to be ready for operations by June 2018. This was informed by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) Chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra on...

Sudarshan Pattnaik sets Guinness record with tallest sand castle at Puri

Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Friday set Guinness world record by creating tallest sand castle at Puri beach here. Sudarsan Pattnaik registered his...

Noble work by NMIET B-School students at Sai Old Age Home

With respect to the above quote, the 1st year students of NMIET B School, decided to visit Sai Old Age Home, Bhubaneswar inspired by...
Passport services

Passport services to begin at three Head Post Offices in Odisha

Passport services to begin at three HPOs in Odisha. Three head post offices notably Rourkela, Koraput and Sambalpur would home regional centres for providing...

Hollywood actress Ashley Judd wins KISS Humanitarian Award 2016

The prestigious KISS Humanitarian Award 2016 was conferred on the American actor-activist and Global Goodwill Ambassador for the UNFPA, Ashley Judd at Kalinga Institute...

India won match in T20 Cricket World Cup for the Blind

The city was proud to host a thrilling match of the T20 Cricket World Cup for the Blind at the KIIT university cricket ground....