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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Bhubaneswar all set to take up ‘Cycles4Change’ challenge on Oct 9

Bhubaneswar, October 7:  In view of COVID-19 pandemic and to promote the cycling in the State capital, the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) in association with the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) is all set host ‘Cycles4Change’ campaign on Friday. The challenge aims to help the City Administration to connect with the citizens, cycle enthusiasts as […]

Continue Reading

Labour trafficking survivors from Balangir get justice after 12 years

Bhubaneswar: Six families from Odisha’s Balangir district who were trafficked for labour to a brick kiln in Karnataka in 2005 and held captive for three years, were finally served justice after a long wait of 12 years. On August 31, 2020, the Additional Sessions Court, Bengaluru Rural District convicted and sentenced the brick kiln owner […]

Continue Reading

BrahMos Missile featuring indigenous booster successfully flight tested

Balasore, September 30: BrahMos surface-to-surface supersonic cruise missile featuring indigenous Booster and Airframe Section along with many other ‘Made in India’ sub-systems was successfully flight tested for designated range on Wednesday from ITR, Balasore in Odisha. It is one more major step in enhancing the indigenous content. The BrahMos Land-Attack Cruise Missile (LACM) was cruising […]

Continue Reading

All slums will be transformed into model colonies in next 3 years: Odisha CM

Bhubaneswar, September 28: With a vision of slum free cities under Odisha Liveable Habitat Mission (OLHM) or JAGA Mission, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday inaugurated Slum Upgradation Programme to transform at least 2,919 slums in the State. The programme started from Balasore, the land of Fakir Mohan Senapati. “All slums will be transformed into […]

Continue Reading

IITTM felicitates six on World Tourism Day

Bhubaneswar September 27: The Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management Bhubaneswar celebrated the World Tourism Day 2020 in its campus Sunday by launching the first edition of the World Tourism Day Awards 2020. Six persons from different fields were also felicitated on this occasion. The annual World Tourism Day Awards launched by IITTM Bhubaneswar […]

Continue Reading

Nine special trains for civil services applicants in ECoR jurisdiction on Oct 3

Bhubaneswar, September 26: To facilitate smooth movement of candidates appearing the Civil Service Preliminary Examination, Ministry of Railways has decided to run nine Examination Special Trains in East Coast Railway (ECoR) jurisdiction on October 3 towards different cities where examinations are being conducted. As per the ECoR statement, these trains will leave at 4 PM […]

Continue Reading

CM urges Centre to accord classical status to Odissi music

Bhubaneswar, September 25: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday wrote to Union Culture and Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel to accord classical status to Odissi music to fulfil the long cherished dream of music lovers of Odisha and that of India. The Chief Minister said that Odishan music has a tradition of 2000 years and […]

Continue Reading

Four more DMF sponsored Maa Gruha in Sundargarh

Sundargarh, September 25: To ensure safe and institutional delivery in hard-to-reach areas of Sundargarh, ‘Maa Gruha’ (Maternity Waiting Homes) are facilitated by the Sundargarh district administration. The District Mineral Foundation (DMF) has extended funds for four centres at Gurundia, Koira, Lahunipara & Lephripara blocks. The Maa Gruha facilities include Nutrition, Health Checkup and Counselling for […]

Continue Reading