President Kovind wants to see Utkal University as Institute of Eminence in next 5-7 years

Bhubaneswar: President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday expressed his desire to see Utkal University as an Institute of Eminence in the country in the next five to seven years. The President was speaking at the valedictory ceremony of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations of the Utkal University here. “The world has started taking note of the richness of India’s ancient knowledge systems. Our […]

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President Kovind arrives in Odisha on two-day visit

Bhubaneswar: President Ram Nath Kovind arrived here on Saturday evening to lay foundation stone of the Paika memorial at Barunei in Khurda district and attend the closing ceremony of the platinum jubilee celebrations of the Utkal University. He arrived by a special flight at the Biju Patnaik International Airport and was received by Odisha Governor […]

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CM announces Rs 100-crore for Utkal University

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday said that the State Government has sanctioned Rs 100 crore to the Utkal University for opening of six Centres of Excellence. Maintaining that teaching and learning is an ongoing and evolving process and Utkal University has always taken the lead of fulfilling the State’s educational aspirations by achieving […]

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Man who climbs Utkal University library building rescued after 5-hour drama  

Bhubaneswar: A middle-aged man who climbed atop a multi-storied library building inside the Utkal University campus here on Friday to commit suicide, was finally brought down safely after five hours of high voltage drama. Police and fire brigade staff had to struggle for nearly four hours to persuade him to relent. The man is identified […]

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