Bhubaneswar News

Maniabandha weaves magic on Baliyatra trade fair visitors in Cuttack

Visitors to the Baliyatra trade fair can not  only view live demonstration of the intricate weave of ‘Maniabandha Pata’ but also order a saree of their choice.

published : 16 Nov 2019

Gold worth Rs 52 lakh recovered from man at Biju Patnaik International Airport

​Acting on a tip-off, the officials intercepted the man at 9.45 pm and recovered the gold, having 99.9 per cent purity, from him.

published : 15 Nov 2019

Central team visits Bulbul-hit areas, assesses crop damage

The Centre will release cyclone assistance to the State from National Disaster Relief Fund after the team submits its report.

published : 15 Nov 2019

Six arrested for extorting Rs 2 lakh from Odisha man at gunpoint

Police also seized an automatic pistol, four magazines, five live cartridges, three cars, four motorcycles, a bhujali and Rs 24,000 cash from their possession.

published : 15 Nov 2019

66 offshore patrolling camps for Olive Ridley turtles in Odisha

State government to provide livelihood assistance to 8,000 fishermen families affected by seven-month fishing ban in Odisha.

published : 15 Nov 2019

Bhubaneswar to remain Dhanu Jatra’s Kansa

The Samiti had issued notification for audition of artistes on November 5 and invited application from the artists for various roles from November 6.

published : 15 Nov 2019

Anjali International Children’s Festival turns 18, fest from today

The four-day festival, organised by Swabhiman, will witness participation of 11 teams and an international team from Bangladesh.

published : 14 Nov 2019

Baliyatra kicks off with traditional fanfare

As many as 50 platoons of police forces have been deployed while six watch towers have been erected and CCTV cameras have been fixed at strategic points to keep a tab on troublemakers.

published : 13 Nov 2019

BJP plea to prevent penalised miners from auction

Govt had issued notices to 131 leaseholders to make payment for excess mining

published : 13 Nov 2019

Three-layer security ring for Assembly

  Security has been beefed up around Odisha Legislative Assembly ahead of the winter session scheduled to start from Wednesday.

published : 13 Nov 2019

E-Assembly to be reality soon: Speaker

The National e-Vidhan Application (NeVA) project will soon be implemented in Odisha Assembly to enable it handle its diverse business smartly.

published : 13 Nov 2019

Oil and Gas pavilion at Baliyatra

Oil and Gas Pavilion was inaugurated at the fair ground by Leader of Opposition Pradipta Nayak in the presence of Subhajit Ghosh, State-level coordinator for Ministry of P&NG and Chief General Manager, Indian Oil, Odisha State Office.

published : 13 Nov 2019

NHRC reminder to CS on malnourished kids

Stating that children in rural Odisha and belonging to poor families are subjected to negligence, Tripathy alleged that around 50,000 of over 10 lakh under-weight children are malnourished.

published : 13 Nov 2019

Skip Chhadkhai, says Niranjan 

Patnaik, who is facing a dissident movement to remove him from top post of the party, has urged the people to desist from killing fish, birds and animals to celebrate Chhadkhai.

published : 13 Nov 2019

Varsities, colleges asked to form committees for ‘Mo College’ initiative

Department officials said all 817 State-run universities, government degree colleges, Sanskrit colleges, aided colleges, autonomous colleges and model degree colleges will be covered under the scheme.

published : 13 Nov 2019