Matric, Plus-II exams postponed in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 15: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday directed postponement of all board examinations by State Boards, including Matric (Class-X) and Plus-II (Class-XII) in view of the prevailing COVID-19 situation in the State. The Chief Minister also directed that all the schools and hostels will remain closed from Monday (April-19). “The annual Matric examinations […]

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Rajendra & Kalahandi universities get new Vice Chancellors

Bhubaneswar, April 12: Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal on Monday appointed Prof Umaballava Mohapatra as Vice Chancellor of Rajendra University, Bolangir and Prof Sanjay Kumar Satpathy as VC of Kalahandi University, Bhawanipatna. The appointments were made for a period of four years with effect from the date they assume office as such or until further orders, […]

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Vice President calls upon youths to imbibe spirit of entrepreneurship & innovation

Bhubaneswar, April 3: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called upon the youth to take inspiration from India’s glorious past and imbibe the spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation. “The universities and educational institutions to equip the students with 21st century skills so that they can emerge as job creators,” said Naidu while gracing the […]

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DAV CSpur students become National Champion

Bubaneswar, March 27: In the recently published prestigious Vidyarthi Vigyan Manthan (VVM) and Sarabhai Promotion Orientation Test (SPOT), students of DAV Public School, Chandrasekharpur have excelled in both the tests, including the national champion in SPOT. Nabendu Kumar Mohakud, a Class-IX student secured the topmost position in senior category in SPOT conducted by Vikram Sarabhai […]

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Odisha launches ‘Mo College’ Campaign; 755 Govt Colleges, Universities included

Bhubaneswar, March 21: To connect global Odia alumni to their alma maters in Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday rolled out the ‘Mo College’ Campaign and also launched the web portal. “As many as 755 Govternmet colleges, universities including technical and professional institutions are included in the campaign. ‘Mo College’ will provide a platform […]

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BDA opens library at Forest Park in Bhubaneswar

Rourkela, March 21: President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday inaugurated a 200-bed new super-speciality hospital at the Ispat General Hospital. The SAIL upgraded the Rourkela Steep Plant (RSP)-run Ispat General Hospital (IGH) into a super speciality facility. “Till now this area was deprived of super specialty medical facility. About six years ago, the Prime Minister […]

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‘Cradle of scientific approach’: President Kovind at NIT Rourkela’s 18th convocation

Rourkela (Odisha), March 21: President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday addressed the 18th convocation of National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela and said this area of today’s Odisha has been the cradle of scientific approach since early times. “This area of today’s Odisha has been immensely rich in history and culture. It has been the […]

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Vedic Havan at DAV Chandrasekharpur for world peace

Bhubaneswar, March 6: Commemorating the 197th birth anniversary of Swami Dayananda Saraswati, a vedic havan for world peace was organised at DAV Public School, Chandrasekharpur on Sunday in collaboration with Arya Samaj, Odisha and Abhibyakti Foundation. A total 111 pious altars were set up to complete the rituals. Acharya Dr Sudarshan Deb, Dr Priyabrata Das, […]

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CUO to seek Rs 129 crore Central aid for infra growth

Koraput, February 27: The Central University of Odisha (CUO), Koraput on Saturday decided to request the Central Government to sanction Rs 129 crore for infrastructural development of the university through Project Mode of Funding, said an official release.   According to a CUO release, a resolution to this effect was passed at the 33rd Executive Council […]

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CM announces Rs 18 crore infra boost for Ramadevi Women’s University

Bhubaneswar, February 8: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday inaugurated new academic block, library and hostel building at Rama Devi Women’s University here. The Chief Minister also announced that Rs 18 crore has been allocated for renovation of existing infrastructure like academic building, hostel building and open air stage. Speaking on the occasion, Patnaik said, […]

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