44 per cent Berhampur slum dwellers obese, says study

Specially trained volunteers, organised into 19 teams, conducted health screenings across 172 slums spanning all 42 wards under the BeMC.

published on : 12th November 2023

Couple on a mission to revive rural games

Berhampur-based Madhumaya Foundation started by Hrushikesh and Sudipta Panigrahi has been hosting a sports competition every year to promote traditional rural games for girls, writes Sisir Panigrahy.

published on : 22nd October 2023

Odisha: Traditional courses reign supreme in public varsities

An MSc programme in Atmospheric Science in the university had only two admissions against the student strength of 16.

published on : 21st October 2023

Two-day conference of Berhampur University ends

At least 215 delegates presented papers at the event. A poetry reading session was also organised.

published on : 2nd October 2023

Berhampur Town police arrest six youths from Kerala for theft

The SP said the six persons had come to Berhampur and were staying at a lodge since September 16.

published on : 21st September 2023

Koraput-Berhampur link disrupted as rainwater submerges makeshift culvert

Meanwhile, it has come to light that the Koraput administration had directed the NH Division, Sunabeda to construct a bridge near the damaged old bridge.

published on : 14th July 2023

Panic as smoke engulfs Dibrugarh-Kanyakumari Vivek Express coach near Odisha's Berhampur

The train stopped at the spot for nearly 30 minutes and resumed service following minor repair of the coach, said railway sources.

published on : 12th July 2023

Rs 18.91 crore for shrine revamp in Odisha

Additionally, improvements will be made to the approach road leading to Budhi Thakurani temple, construction of a parking lot, auditorium, landscaping and tree planting.

published on : 8th July 2023

Audit faults water quality testing for Berhampur city

Urban water quality monitoring protocol is not being adhered to

published on : 7th July 2023

Odisha CM reforms Berhampur committee

Berhampur Mahanagar committee is the second after Ganjam, which has been restructured so far.

published on : 23rd June 2023

ITI Berhampur comes up with e-trolley for women vendors

This low-cost environment friendly vehicle is battery-operated and does not produce any emission.

published on : 14th June 2023
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