Odisha CM urges PM Modi for national guidelines on time frame to conduct board exams

Bhubaneswar, November 25: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has urged Prime Minister Naveen Patnaik for national guidelines on time frame to conduct Standard X and Standard-XII Board examinations amid COVID19 pandemic. In a letter to PM Modi on Tuesday, Patnaik said these guidelines on time frame will help in reducing anxiety among students and parents of […]

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Odisha is fully prepared for vaccine distribution, says CM Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar, November 24: Odisha is fully prepared with a system in place for vaccine distribution when it is available with focus on frontline health workers, people above 50 years and comorbidity, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the virtual meet of CMs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to review the status and preparedness of […]

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PM Modi to open global RE-Invest 2020 on Thursday; 50,000 delegates to attend

New Delhi, November 24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the virtual 3rd Global Renewable Energy Investment Meeting and Expo (RE-Invest 2020), on Thursday at 5:30 PM. It is expected to be attended by over 75 international Ministerial delegations, over 1,000 global industry leaders and 50,000 delegates. It aims to accelerate the worldwide effort to […]

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India bans 43 more mobile apps, including Snack Video

New Delhi, November 24: The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on Tuesday issued an order under section 69A of the Information Technology Act blocking access to 43 mobile apps. With ban of the 43 fresh apps, at least 220 apps have so far been blocked in country since June this year. This action was […]

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11 Micro Composting Centres to function by December 1st week in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, November 23: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has set a target of making eleven Micro Composting Centres (MCCs) in the capital city functional by first week of December. Each MCC has the processing capacity up to five tonne per day. These facilities will convert wet or bio-degradable waste into compost and can greatly help […]

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Odisha Governor’s wife passes away

Bhubaneswar, November 23: Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal’s wife Sushila Devi passed away at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar on Monday. Earlier on November 2, Governor Ganeshi Lal and the First Lady had tested positive for #COVID19. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed deep grief at the passing away of Sushila Devi and described her a very […]

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Re-appointment of AES employees in OPGC strongly opposed

Bhubaneswar, November 22: The OPGC Officers’ Association and the OPGC Employees’ Union have strongly opposed reappointment of AES employees in the State owned Odisha Power Generation Company (OPGC). “Recently, the American Electric Supply (AES) has sold its 49% stake from the OPGC and the State Government purchased the stake. All the AES employees working in […]

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Subarnarekha Projects: Naveen urges Jharkhand CM for early completion of Ichha Dam

Bhubaneswar, November 21: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has urged his Jharkhand counterpart Hemanta Soren to extend support for early completion of the ongoing Iccha Dam over the Kharkhai in the interest of farmers of both the States, Odisha and Jharkhand, and maintaining of water up to full reservoir level in the Chandili Dam to mitigate […]

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PM Modi to inaugurate multi-storeyed flats for MPs on Monday

New Delhi, November 21: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate multi-storeyed flats for Members of Parliament on Monday at 11 AM via video conferencing. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla will also be present on the occasion. These flats are located at Dr B D Marg in New Delhi. Eight old bungalows, which were more than […]

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s 3-day Odisha visit begins on Tuesday

Bhubaneswar, November 21: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat will attend two-day Akhil Bharatiya Karyakari Mandal in Bhubaneswar on November 25 and 26 as a part of his three-day Odisha visit, beginning November 24. Sarkaryavah Bhaiyyaji Joshi will also grace the event. The meeting for the Eastern region (Purva Kshetra) would be attended by […]

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