Buffalos squat on railway tracks, major train accident averted in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A major train accident was averted on Saturday near VSS Nagar between Bhubaneswar and Mancheswar stations under East Coast Railways (ECoR) due to the gateman’s presence of mind at the railway crossing. According to an ECoR communiqué, at 12.50 pm a herd of buffalo came on the middle of the lines to pass another […]

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Special train between Visakhapatnam-Allahabad via Bhubaneswar, Bhadrak from Nov 26

Bhubaneswar: The Ministry of Railways has decided to run special train between Visakhapatnam and Allahabad via Bhubaneswar, Bhadrak and Gaya from November 26 with an aim to clear extra rush of passengers. As per an East Coast Railway (ECoR) communiqué, Visakhapatnam- Subedarganj (Allahabad) -Visakhapatnam the Suvidha Special (82851/82852) will leave Visakhapatnam at 1.50 pm on […]

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20 achievers to get 2nd Odisha Excellence Award on Nov 28

Bhubaneswar: The Odia Media Private Limited, Odisha’s leading media and publishing house, has invited applications for the second Odisha Excellence Award (OEA 2019), that recognises and celebrates the accomplishments of achievers for their extraordinary excellence and contribution in different fields. Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal will bestow the prestigious awards to 20 deserving personalities and […]

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‘Super 22’ to showcase talents of differently-abled on Nov 4

Bhubaneswar: Sabyasachi & team Smile Please – a social welfare organisation – will stage ‘Super 22’ show on Monday here. As part of the show as many as 22 persons with disabilities (PwDs), including eight females having extraordinary talents will showcase their skills. The 22 differently-abeled talents have been selected by the Sabyasachi and team […]

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XEBS-Ahluwalia launches certificate programme in Sports Management

Bhubaneswar: The XEBS-Ahluwalia Center of Excellence in collaboration with Bhubaneswar-based Xavier University, Emlyon Business School, France and Odisha Sports and Youth Services Department and KJS Ahluwalia Group, has started its first certificate programme in Sports Management on Saturday. The first batch comprises about 40 students, including sportspersons and coaches who have brought laurels for Odisha […]

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Khimji announces ‘Khushiyon Ki Diwali’, Dhanteras offer

Bhubaneswar: Khimji, a leading jewellery of Odisha, has announced bouquet of offers and schemes for the customers on the occasion of Dhanteras and Diwali festivals. With buying of gold or silver items during the occasion of Dhanteras, considered auspicious ushering good luck and prosperity, this unique offer is all set to delight the customers opting […]

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INTACH celebrates 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, INTACH, Bhubaneswar chapter organised a public lecture on Mahatma Gandhi’s life and philosophy on Wednesday. A book titled “Jagaran” written by former DGP Amiya Bhusan Tripathy was also released on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the author said that the tributes being paid […]

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CM launches Mu Safaiwala campaign on Gandhi Jayanti

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday launched Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation’s sanitation programme – Mu Safaiwala campaign for behaviour change on sanitation on the occasion of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The initiative will encourage people to take pledge to keep their surroundings clean, involving students and residents’ welfare associations as change agents. […]

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Caught on Camera: Girl thrashes molesters, forces them to do sit-ups in public

Bhubaneswar: Setting an example for women everywhere, a girl on Sunday thrashed her molesters and forced them to do sit-ups in Odisha’s capital Bhubaneswar city. The incident took place at GGP Colony in Jagannath Nagar area under Laxmisagar police station. The entire incident was caught on camera has gone viral in social media. As per […]

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