Online dispute resolution’s role critical during Covid-19 Pandemic: Justice Chandrachud

Delhi, April 10: The Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) has the potential to decentralise, diversify, democratise, and disentangle the justice delivery mechanism, said Supreme Court Justice DY Chandrachud here on Saturday. Justice Chandrachud was addressing the release event of a handbook on ODR, developed by Agami and Omidyar India, in association with NITI Aayog and with […]

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The Real History of Konark: Book throws new light on the origin of Sun Temple 

Anil Dhir Bhubaneswar, April 10: The Sun Temple of Konark has an intriguing history which has left many awed and curious. While the beauty and grandeur of the edifice is spellbinding even in its ruins, the missing links in its life cycle have remained a jigsaw puzzle which very few have been able to decipher. […]

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TPCODL inaugurates 5th Customer Care Centre at Nayagarh

Bhubaneswar, April 9: The Tata Power Central Odisha Distribution Ltd (TPCODL), a joint venture between Tata Power and the Government of Odisha, recently inaugurated a new Customer Care Centre (CCC) at Nayagarh. With this recent addition, the number of TPCODL CCC chains now stand at five in Odisha. The CCC was inaugurated by Nayagarh Collector […]

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RT-PCR negative report mandatory for rail passengers coming to Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 9: All the rail passengers coming to Odisha, must have RT-PCR negative test report of maximum 72 hours or second dose vacciantion certificate, said an official release. “All Odisha bound passengers from anywhere in the country, who are boarding w.e.f. 10th April, 2021, must have an RTPCR Negative Test Report of maximum 72 […]

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PM Modi releases Hindi version of ‘Odisha Itihaas’

Bhubaneswar, April 9: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday released the Hindi translation of the book ‘Odisha Itihaas’ written by ‘Utkal Keshari’ Dr. Harekrushna Mahtab. The book, available in Odia and English so far, has been translated into Hindi by Shankarlal Purohit. Union Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Cuttack MP […]

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Naveen urges PM Modi to release Rs 300 crore under ECRP for COVID-19 management

Bhubaneswar, April 8: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to release Rs 300 crore to the State under the Emergency Covid Response Plan (ECRP) for COVID-19 management. “During 2020-21, Odisha had requested for Rs 400 crore under Emergency Covid Response Plan (ECRP), but we received only Rs 146 crore. […]

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275 Graduate Engineers join Water Resources Department

Bhubaneswar, April 8: As many as 275 graduate engineers joined the Water Resources Department as the Assistant Executive Engineers on Thursday. This is the second batch of recruitment of Assistant Executive Engineers comprising 183 male and 92 female engineers. While 242 of them are in Civil Engineering stream and 33 belong to Mechanical stream. The […]

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Sagarmala project can further enable Odisha to emerge as major logistics destination: CM

Bhubaneswar, April 7: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday chaired the first meeting of the State Sagarmala Committee through video conferencing and said that the Sagarmala project can further enable Odisha to emerge as a major logistics destination. “In addition to our strategic advantage of long coastline, the Sagarmala project can further enable Odisha to […]

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PM Modi to release Hindi version of Harekrushna Mahtab’s book ‘Odisha Itihaas’ on April 9

New Delhi, April 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release the Hindi translation of the book ‘Odisha Itihaas’ written by former Odisha Chief Minister ‘Utkal Keshari’ Dr. Harekrushna Mahtab on April 9 at 12 noon at Ambedkar International Center, Janpath, New Delhi, said an official release. The book, available in Odia and English so far, […]

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