SOA welcomes new initiatives under NEP

Bhubaneswar, July 29: The launching of the National Digital Education Architecture (NDEAR) and National Education Technology Forum (NETF) will further strengthen the online education platforms and assist students, said Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Ashok Kumar Mahapatra on Thursday. Prof. Mahapatra, who attended the address of Prime Minister Narendra Modi through a video conference […]

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Chief Secretary-led team visits Koraput, Nabarangpur; reviews preparedness for possible Covid third wave

Bubaneswar, July 28: Chief Secretary Suresh Mohapatra and Secretary (5-T) VK Pandian along with senior officials, visited Koraput and Nabarangpur districts on Wednesday and reviewed the preparation for Covid Third Wave and progress of various development projects in the districts with focus on health, education and irrigation. The Collectors of both the districts briefed on […]

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Puri becomes first city in India to get quality piped drinking water supply from tap 24/7

Bhubaneswar, July 26: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday launched ‘SUJAL: Drink From Tap Mission’ in Puri, making the heritage city first in India to achieve this milestone. Puri has now joined the league of international cities like London, New York and Singapore in supplying quality piped drinking water from tap 24/7. “People of Puri […]

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BMC starts collecting E waste in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, July 24: The State capital goes accumulating electronic waste (E waste) through door-to-door collection. Going beyond the segregation of dry and wet waste the city authority is further devising segregation E waste. The move has started today in three selective wards coming under three administrative zones of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC). The campaign cum […]

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ARSS Infrastructure donates ECMO Machine to BMC

– BMC to Sent the ECMO Machine to SCB Medical College & Hospital Bhubaneswar, July 23: The ARSS Infrastructure Projects Limited today donated a life-saving Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) machine to the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), which will be sent to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. The ARSS Infrastructure Projects Limited […]

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Odisha CM launches 14 industrial projects worth Rs 1,537 crore; To generate 3,773 job opportunities

Bhubaneswar, July 23: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday launched 14 industrial projects in the State out of which three projects were inaugurated and 11 witnessed the ground-breaking. All these units attract a combined investment of Rs 1,537.07 Crore and will generate employment for 3,773 persons. The three inaugurated projects have an investment of Rs […]

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BMC’s 1929 24×7 City Call Centre manages over 3 lakh calls in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, July 22: Proving its mettle as an important establishment to help citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic, the 1929 24X7 City Call Centre of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has managed more than 3 lakh calls by the day ending yesterday. The Call Centre by July 21 has managed 3, 02,706 calls including incoming and outgoing […]

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Prof Santosh Kumar Tripathy new FM University Vice Chancellor

Bhubaneswar, July 22: Odisha Governor and Chancellor of Universities Prof Ganeshi Lal on Thursday appointed Prof Santosh Kumar Tripathy as the new Vice Chancellor of Fakir Mohan University, Balasore. “In exercise of powers conferred by Sub Section (1) read with Sub Section (7) of Section 6 of Odisha Universities (Amendment) Act 2020, Governor and Chancellor […]

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DRDO successfully flight-tests surface-to-air missile Akash-NG off Odisha coast

Balasore, July 21: The Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully flight-tested the New Generation Akash Missile (Akash-NG), a surface-to-air Missile from Integrated Test Range (ITR) off the coast of Balasore in Odisha on Wednesday. The flight trial was conducted at around 12:45 PM from a land-based platform with all weapon system elements such as […]

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Nonagenarian defeats Corona again in SUM Covid Hospital

Bhubaneswar, July 20: Maintaining the trend, yet another nonagenarian emerged victorious in the battle against Covid-19 at the SUM Covid Hospital. Surath Routray (94) of Puri was admitted into the hospital in a serious condition on July 13 as he had difficulty in breathing and low oxygen saturation level. He also had hypertension and diabetes […]

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