Uma Shankar Kar
In the absence of market linkage, farmers are forced to sell their produce at throwaway prices to wholesalers, who trade them at higher rates in the open market.
11 Jan 2019
Sweet corn has brought smile back on the faces of farmers of Kalahandi who mostly depend on traditional paddy and vegetable crops.
29 Dec 2018
The community, found in some pockets of Kalahandi,Sambalpur and Balangir districts, languish in poverty though making a living by creating idols of gods and goddesses by weaving paddy grains.
14 Dec 2018
Last year, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had announced that the Government would provide free uniforms to students of both BPL and APL categories in State-run schools.
04 Dec 2018
The NGO was set up by Saroj Das at Sambhu Nagarpada in Bhawanipatna in 2015 for HIV positive and AIDS affected children, whose parents have succumbed to the disease.
02 Dec 2018
However, for a school with such glorious past, its premises is dotted with government offices hampering education of the students.
16 Nov 2018
Currently, short duration paddy is in harvesting stage, while medium variety is in milking to soft dough stage and long duration paddy is in milking stage.
11 Nov 2018
Blood Bank is a prime component of any major hospital. But it has turned the weakest service provider in District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) here.
28 Oct 2018
After facing four floods in the last three months, farmers of Kalahandi district are now finding it difficult to procure urea.
26 Sep 2018
A good number of people have queued up outside the clinic of Asim Ghosh at Madanpur village in Kalahandi district.
13 Sep 2018
One and a half years have passed since Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik laid the foundation stone of an integrated Agro-based industry at Mathura village near Sargiguda in Junagarh block of Kalahandi dis
10 Sep 2018
The district administration had identified 2,87,282 beneficiaries for construction of IHHLs under the scheme.
04 Sep 2018
Ladugaon, a busy business centre of Kalahandi district, wears a deserted look. With little respite from dengue from last fortnight, people are choosing to remain indoors. Business establishments are c
25 Aug 2018
The two varieties will ensure higher yield, quality fibre, minimum cultivation cost, insecticide efficacy and minimum pesticide usage.
04 Aug 2018
Indravati project, considered the lifeline of Kalahandi, is facing acute problem of siltation.
09 Jul 2018
1,039 classrooms of 263 school buildings in Kalahandi have been declared unsafe by R&D department
06 Jul 2018
Kalahandi breed of indigenous buffalo having distinct genetic and phenotypic potentialities is on the verge of extinction due to cross-breeding and adoption of foreign varieties.
03 Jun 2018
The indigenous Kalahandi breed is on the verge of extinction due to cross-breeding.
28 May 2018
A minor girl has set an example by going against her father’s wishes and refusing to marry an alcoholic man double her age in Kalahandi district.
26 Sep 2017
Delivery of services affected for lack of medical staff, medicine supply.
05 Sep 2017