Monday, March 25, 2019


Odisha dedicates five High Performance Centres to sportspersons

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday dedicated five High Performance Centres to sportspersons of the State for nurturing excellence across sporting disciplines like badminton, athletics, weightlifting and football at the Kalinga Stadium here in the presence of sports legends like Anil Kumble. Patnaik said with the opening of these centre Odisha further cemented its […]

862 polytechnic students participate in ‘Poly Fest-2019’

Bhubaneswar: At least 862 polytechnic students, including 274 girls are participating in the two-day State-level sports and cultural meet ‘Poly Fest-2019’ which kicked started at the Kalinga Stadium on Sunday here. The fest is being organised by the Directorate of Technical Education and Training with an aim to foster a healthy spirit of competition and […]


Parbati Ghose: The Legendary First Lady Of Odia Moviedom

She might have exited the world-stage, but she is still performing on the memory-screen of her innumerable fans she had won in her phenomenal career that spans over several decades. An actor, producer and director rolled  into one is Parbati Ghose who had ignited a cultural revolution by venturing into male-dominated turf of Odia film […]

CM flags off Raths to spread awareness on KALIA

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to reach out each and every farmers in rural pockets, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday flagged off ‘Kalia Ratha’ to spread awareness on benefits of Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) for rural farmers at Gram Panchayat level. A total of 150 vehicles will move across rural areas […]

Maheswata Ray, a screen-idol for the audience

Maheswata Ray, a versatile artist, has been dazzling the screen for some years now with her acting talent. She has turned a screen-idol for the audience who crowd the theatre if the film has just her on its cast. She has proved that she can play a wide variety of roles and equally mesmerise the viewers. […]