CBSE Zonal Shooting: DAV Chandrasekharpur bags Champions trophy

Bhubaneswar, September 26, 2018: In the recently concluded CBSE Zonal Shooting Championship at Ranchi DAV Public School,  Chandrasekharpur DAV School has bagged both the individual and team gold medals. Pratip Das Priyaranjan Mishra and Pratyush Biswal won gold silver and bronze medals, respectively in Boys -14Air Pistol event while Saswat Mohapatra won bronze medal in

Naveen hails SC verdict on Aadhaar

Bhubaneswar, September 26, 2018: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court decision to uphold the constitutional validity of Aadhaar. “Welcome #AadharVerdict for it retains the intrinsic value of the scheme while addressing concerns about infringement on privacy. Verdict ensures inclusion of every beneficiary while making many services non-mandatory. Hoping for greater

Odisha BJP to launch signature campaign for Ayushman Bharat

Bhubaneswar, September 26, 2018: Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP national president attacked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for keeping Odisha out of Ayushman Bharat, BJP Odisha unit on Wednesday decided to launch a signature campaign from September 30 to October 7 to create awareness about the central scheme across the State. “BJP will

In run-up to 2019 polls, PM Modi attacks Naveen Patnaik

Jharsuguda (Odisha), September 22, 2018: In the run up to the 2019 general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a blistering attack on Naveen Patnaik Government in Odisha accusing it of scam-ridden and being the barrier for development in the State. Addressing rally at Amlipali in Jharsuguda after inaugurating the Veer Surendra Sai

Over 11,000 posts vacant in Odisha police force

Bhubaneswar, September 19, 2018: More than 11,000 police posts are lying vacant in the State. This was revealed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the Assembly in response to a query of Rourkela MLA Dilip Ray. “Four posts of IG, 11 DIG and SP, 23 ASP, 10 commandants, 18 deputy commandant, 164 DSP, 199 inspectors

Odisha Govt launches Star Rating Programme for industries to reduce pollution

  Bhubaneswar, September 17, 2018: To clean up the air, the Odisha Government on Monday launched a Star Rating system for industries. This first-of-its-kind transparency initiative in the state   will categorize industries from l-star to 5-stars, with l-star   being the least compliant and 5-stars being the most compliant to the pollution standards set by the

Dos to stay safe during Monsoon Lightning

Bhubaneswar, September 17, 2018: As terminal Monsoon Lightning will be more intense in the days to come everyone should know what to do during thunderstorm and lightning. *Dos* Please take shelter immediately inside a pucca house. Pucca house is the safest place. If driving, stop your car/ bus/ bike and park in open. Stay inside