All you need to know about BJP national spokesperson Dr Sambit Patra

BJP national spokesperson Dr Sambit Patra will be contesting Lok Sabha elections from Puri parliamentary constituency. The election will be held on April 23, 2019. Here is all you need to know about the BJP candidate for Puri Lok Sbaha seat Sambit Patra is a qualified physician and holds Master of Surgery (MS) in General […]

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All you need to know about new BARC Director Dr Ajit Kumar Mohanty

Highlights  Dr Ajit Kumar Mohanty, a distinguished scientist from Odisha, was on Tuesday assumed charge as the Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), the country’s premier multi-disciplinary nuclear research facility. Prior to the new assignment, he was the Director, Physics Group in BARC and Director, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata. Here is all […]

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2019 elections: cVIGIL App- Every Indian should download

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has made elaborate arrangements to ensure free and fair Lok Sabha and Assembly elections starting April 11. However, delay in reporting of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) violations has often resulted in the accused escaping detection from the flying squads of ECI entrusted to ensure enforcement of MCC. Further, […]

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1,560 doctors appointed in Odisha in 2 days

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has appointed a total of 1,560 doctors, including 938 on regular basis and 622 on contractual mode, during the last two days. Out of 938 doctors appointed though the OPSC on Thursday, 338 had earlier worked on ad hoc or contractual basis with the State Government. While 784 doctors have been […]

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Celebrating womanhood: Pact signed for improving women livelihood through skill development

New Delhi: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Women and Child Development on Friday to strengthen skill development initiatives and provide women with self-employment and entrepreneurship opportunities. The MoU was signed between the Skill India and Ministry of […]

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30,000 people enrolled under PM-Shram Yogi Mandhan pension scheme in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharemndra Pradhan on Tuesday said that 30,000 people have been enrolled under Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan (PM-SYM) in the State so far. Pradhan, while attending a function marking the nation-wide launching of the scheme here, said 30,000 people have been enrolled under the […]

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SpiceJet starts ticket booking from Jharsuguda airport, Boeing to fly from March 31

Bhubaneswar: SpiceJet on Wednesday started ticket booking for operations to and from the Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda. An event marking the commencement of booking of flights to Jharsuguda was held in Delhi by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who hails from Odisha along with Union Civil Aviation (MoS) Jayant Sinha. The western Odisha’s first airport […]

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Dharmapada Dialogue: Union Minister Pradhan reaches out to 2.5 lakh Odia youths

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday reached out to nearly 2.5 lakh youths as part of the State-wide ‘New Odisha Dharmapada Dialogue’ programme here. Directly interacting with the youths, the Union Minister emphasised on the need to provide the youthful manpower with skills and ability to […]

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Here’s all you need to know about National War Memorial

The National War Memorial has been built to seamlessly merge and complement the hexagon around the existing Chhatri (canopy), the imposing India Gate and the majestic Rajpath. The Memorial commemorates the supreme sacrifice of 25,942 Indian soldiers who laid down their life for the sovereignty and integrity of the country, in the post-independence period. It […]

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Vedanta bags CSR Innovative Project Award 

Lanjigarh: Vedanta Limited, Lanjigarh has been conferred with the CSR Innovative Project Award for its community development initiative on ‘Revival of Dhokra and Saura Art’ in the region. In a glittering ceremony held at JW Marriott, Bangalore on February 13, Vedanta Limited Lanjigarh was felicitated with the “Best CSR Innovative Project Award” at the CSR […]

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