OSOU launches free online learning platform amid Coronavirus scare

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha State Open University (OSOU) has opened up all its learning resources free for those interested to learn online amid the novel Coronavirus aka Covid-19 scare. The learning resources include study materials, video lectures, question banks, e-library and short term skill development programmes. These web-based resources are for Bachelor, Master, Post Graduate Diploma, […]

Continue Reading

205 Odisha schools don’t have classrooms

Bhubaneswar: The State Government on Wednesday informed that a total of 205 schools, including 90 primary and 115 elementary schools have no classrooms in Odisha. While Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s home district Ganjam recorded the highest number of 20 primary schools and 30 elementary schools operating without classrooms, Mayurbahnj recorded the least with one school […]

Continue Reading

Matric Odia question paper goes viral!

Bhubaneswar: It seems holding a fair examination is beyond the capacity of the State Government as an hour of after the examination started, Odia language paper found circulating in mobile phone platforms in Dharmagarh area in Kalahandi district. According to reports, image of Odia question paper was found circulating in mobile phones while the examination […]

Continue Reading

Odisha Matric exam-2020 begins

Bhubaneswar: The annual High School Certificate (HSC)-2020 or Matriculation examination, conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) began on Wednesday across the State. A total of 5,60,891 students are appearing in the HSC exam this year. The exam will end on March 2. Along with matric exam, tests for State Open School, Madhyama Sanskrit […]

Continue Reading

NTSE results: Chandrasekharpur DAV leads the pack with 32 qualifiers

Bhubaneswar: In the recently published National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) state round results, DAV Public School Chandrasekharpur students bagged the lion’s share with 32 qualifiers in the merit list, highest for any individual school of the State. Successful students will appear the final national round to be held in the month of May. The State […]

Continue Reading

Odisha CM to open Motilal Oswal-KISS Tribal School in Bolangir tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: The Bolangir Branch of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) in the name of Motilal Oswal-KISS Residential Tribal School will be inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday. In the first phase, 1,500 students from Bolangir district will be enrolled from Standard I to XII. The passed out Standard XII students from Motilal […]

Continue Reading

Central University of Odisha joins CUCET

Koraput: The Central University of Odisha (CUO), Koraput will join the Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) Consortium for admission to various Under-Graduate (UG), Post-Graduate (PG) and Research programmes this year. CUCET is a national level examination which is regulated by eleven Central universities jointly. It is a combined entrance test organised for providing admission […]

Continue Reading

CM opens School of Government and Public Affairs at Xavier University

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday inaugurated International Center and the School of Government and Public Affairs (SGPA) at the new campus of the Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB) at Nijigarh in Harirajpur area in Khurda district. Speaking on the occasion Patnaik said that it’ll augment capacity building of the youth in areas of policy […]

Continue Reading

Finally, Odisha Govt dissolves college Governing Bodies

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government on Friday dissolved the Governing Bodies (GBs) or Managing Committees of all non-Government-aided degree colleges coming under the purview of Higher Education Department with immediate effect except Autonomous Colleges and colleges established by Minority communities. The Higher Education Department issued a notification to this effect. “In exercise of powers conferred under […]

Continue Reading

Odia boy Anshuman tops Indian Economics Service-2019

Bhubaneswar: Anshuman Kamila of Bhubaneswar in Odisha all-India first rank in the Indian Economics (IES) 2019 examinations, results of which were published on Friday. A total of 32 candidates have qualified in the prestigious examination conducted by Union Public Services Commission (UPSC). Anshuman, after finishing his AISSCE from DAV Public School, Chandrasekharpur here in 2011, […]

Continue Reading