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Kalinga Basti first slum in Bhubaneswar to become open defecation free

Kalinga Basti in ward no. 53 has become the first slum in the Smart City Bhubaneswar to be declared open defecation free (ODF). The open...
Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra to set up new campus by 2018 in Bhubaneswar

Tech Mahindra to have new campus by 2018 in Bhubaneswar, promote startup initiative of state. Tech Mahindra Managing Director and CEO CP Gurnani met...

Adventure lovers – Paramotoring ride now in Bhubaneswar

Adventure lovers of Bhubaneswar can now touch the sky with the launch of paramotoring ride on Tuesday. A city based group Fun Rides is...
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Odisha boy makes electricity from Rs 500 notes, PMO appreciate

Odisha boy Lachman Dundi, 17-year-old science student from Nuapada district has devised a technique to generate electricity from scrapped Rs 500 notes. His innovation...
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Man cooks egg on road in Titlagarh, Odisha’s intense heat wave

Heat waves in Odisha's Titalgarh is intensifying day by day with the maximum temperature 47 degree celsius recorded till now, a man took to...

Naveen Patnaik felicitated Sirisa Kurami Under-18 Volleyball player

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik felicitated Sirisa Kurami. It should be noted that Sirisa Kurami from Malkangiri selected for Under-18 National Volleyball team. “Delighted to meet...
Mula Gudari

Newly-developed eco-tourism centre at Mula Gudari at Kandhamal district

Newly-developed eco-tourism centre at Mula Gudari, which was inaugurated by secretary, forest department, Suresh Mohapatra on Friday. The centre will start functioning in a...
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East Coast Railways will redevelop Puri and Cuttack stations

The Railways will redevelop Puri and Cuttack stations under the East Coast Railway (ECoR) zone in public-private partnership (PPP) mode. Proposals for the projects...
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Bhubaneswar ranks 13th among Cleanest Rail Station 2017

Bhubaneswar railway station ranks 13th among cleanest rail station in the country in the Swachh Rail Survey conducted by the Railway ministry through the...

Odisha Tourism bags best Heritage Destination Award for Konark

Odisha Tourism has bagged the 'Holiday IQ Best Heritage Destination Award for Konark' in a glittering ceremony held at Taj Mahal Hotel (Mansingh Road),...

Odisha Nurse Krishna Kumari receives Florence Nightingale Award 2017

Krishna Kumari, a health worker in Ganjam district, has bagged the prestigious Florence Nightingale award 2017. She received the award from President Pranab Mukherjee at...
Orange Alert

Orange Alert, a warning for severe heat wave across Odisha

Indian Meteorological Department (IMT) on Tuesday issued orange alert, a warning for severe heat wave, across Odisha for next few days. As the temperature rose...

Odisha’s Jayanti Behera bags gold in China open para athletic meet

Odisha’s Jayanti Behera won gold medal in the women 400 metre event with a timing of 1.02 minutes in the China Open para Athletic...
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Baripada Medical College to start in 2017-18 academic session

Baripada Medical college in Mayurbhanj district can now enrol students from this academic session with the Supreme Court mandated Oversight Committee according its approval, a...
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Odisha to improve its ratings in ‘Ease of Doing Business’

Odisha to improve its ratings in ‘Ease of Doing Business’ and be among the top three states, Odisha has targeted to implement all reforms...
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Odisha Govt aims to train 10,000 youths

Odisha government will impart entrepreneurship training to at least 10,000 youths in this fiscal. Meeting chaired by micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) minister Prafulla...