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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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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Pradhan inaugurates Rs 220 crore Seismic Survey Campaign in Mahanadi Basin in Odisha

SesBhubaneswar, November 20: Union Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday inaugurated Rs 220 crore seismic survey campaign of Oil India Limited (OIL), India’s second largest National Exploration & Production Company, at Kakatpur in Puri District, Odisha in the Mahanadi Basin (Onland). Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said, ” Today’s […]

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Odisha signs MoU with Prasanthi Foundation for free cardiac treatment of poor children

Bhubaneswar, November 19: The Odisha Government on Thursday signed an MoU with Prasanthi Medical Services and Research Foundation for extention of free cardiac treatment services to the poor and needy children of Odisha for next two years at Sathya Sai Heart Hospital in Ahamedabad. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Supreme Court judge Justice Vineet Saran, Orissa […]

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1,000 LNG fuel stations to be established in next 3 years: Pradhan

New Delhi, November 19: We plan to have 1,000 LNG fuel stations will be established across all major highways, industrial corridors and mining sectors in next three years, said Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan here on Thursday. The Minister was speaking at the foundation stone laying ceremony for India’s first-50 LNG fuel […]

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PM to open Bengaluru Tech Summit today

New Delhi, November 19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Bengaluru Tech Summit, 2020 today at 11 am via video conferencing. The Summit is scheduled to continue till November 21. It is being organised by the Government of Karnataka along with Karnataka Innovation and Technology Society (KITS), Karnataka Government’s Vision Group on Information Technology, Biotechnology […]

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96-year-old freedom fighter defeats COVID-19 at SUM COVID Hospital

Bhubaneswar, October 7: In the continuing battle against the Covid-19 pandemic, a 96-year-old freedom fighter under treatment at the SUM Covid Hospital here has emerged victorious spreading cheer all around. Loknath Nayak, who tested positive for Coronavirus on September 29, was admitted into the hospital on the same day complaining of fever, weakness and breathing […]

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