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Odisha's tableau to be based on Chandan Yatra of Lord Jagannath in Republic Day Parade in New Delhi Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Report by Rashmi r Parida, New Delhi: Odisha State’s tableau is based on the Chandan Yatra of Lord Jagannath.  The trailer part of the tableau depicts the procession of Chandan Yatra, which starts from Lion’s Gate to Narendra tank amid hymn, bhajan, kirtan, mridanga, gan... Odisha: Protect right to food and education of migrant children Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Report by Pradeep Baisakh , Bhubaneswar: Amidst the news of series of rescue of the bonded Odia migrant labourers and children from Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu recently, a gathering of 400 people from across the state at the State level Convention on Children’ Right to Food deman... Odisha Government identified quite a number of ailments for financial assistance under OSTF Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau; Bhubaneswar: Odisha State Treatment Fund is a unique initiative undertaken by the Health Deptt. for providing financial assistance to poor patients suffering from life threatening disorders & diseases and for treatment of their major ailments. The financ... Odisha CM launched Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World Monday, January 21, 2013 Report by Pravuprasad Routray, Bhubaneswar: Amrita University’s e-learning platform, A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) was launched for the higher educational institutions in Odisha on Monday, 21st January 2013 as part of Mata Amritanandamayi’s Bharata Yatr... Odisha Govt frames new guidelines to expedite PR schemes; asked BDOs to tour their areas Monday, January 21, 2013 Bhubaneswar: Taking note of inordinate delay and cost overrun of various ongoing schemes, the panchayati raj department has come up with a net set of guidelines to curb the disturbing trend during 2013-14 fiscal. “As the work orders are not being impl... Centre to create special forces for Naxal hit Odisha Monday, January 21, 2013 Report by Jyoti Prakash; Bhubaneswar : The Union govt. is planning seriously to create Special Forces to fight with naxal insurgency in worst Naxal-affected states. These Special Forces will fight naxal menace in Odisha, Bihar, Chhatisgarh and Jharkhand. A brigadier- level officer of the... Odisha Cricket Association forms Organising Committee for Women's World Cup matches Monday, January 21, 2013 Report by Tophan Muduli; Cuttack: Odisha Cricket Association’s bid to host ICC Women's World Cup matches at Cuttack received a major boost with the State Government assuring foolproof security support today. The OCA team, comprising its president Ranjib Biswal and secretary Asirbad... Odisha: Ruling BJD announces formation of party's new state council with 331 members Monday, January 21, 2013 Report by Suchismita Sahoo; Bhubaneswar: Ruling Biju Janata Dal on Monday announced formation of the party's state council. This was announced by the party's election officer Pravat Tripathy.  Tripathy said as per the party's constitution 331 members n... Odisha boy Shubhranshu Mishra got 1st prize in 3rd National Painting Competition on water conservation Sunday, January 20, 2013 Report by Rashmi r Parida, New Delhi: Odisha boy Shubhranshu Mishra got 1st prize in 3rd National Painting Competition on water conservation. A total of 13 school children from across the country have been awarded for their paintings in the 3rd National Painting Competition on water cons... Odisha Panchayatiraj dept. not to handle PDS any more Sunday, January 20, 2013 Report by Jyoti Prakash; Bhubaneswar : Panchayatiraj department of Odisha government will not take the responsibility of distributing rations in PDS (Public Distribution System) among rural masses. Rather, the parent department Food and Civil Supply will carry it out on its own. ... Odisha: Dolphin population increased in Chilika lake Sunday, January 20, 2013 Report by Rashmi r Parida; Bhubaneswar: Dolphin population increased in Chilika lake as per the latest report from the Chilika Development Authority. As per CDA report this year Irrawaddy dolphin population of Chilika lagoon is estimated to be 152 out of which 118 are adults, 16 sub- adu... OCA officials meet Odisha CM, DGP over security to Pakistan team Sunday, January 20, 2013 Report by Pratap Pradhan; Bhubaneswar: Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) officials today meet Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and DGP P Mishra and discussed the security arrangements for the ICC Women World Cup scheduled to be held in Cuttack.   In... Vice Chancellor inaugurates permanent campus of Central University of Odisha at Sunabeda Sunday, January 20, 2013 Report by Manoranjan Routray, Sunabeda:  Vice Chancellor of Central University of Orissa, Prof. Dr. Surabhi Banerjee,today unveiled the academic block of the main campus of Central University of Orissa at Sunabeda, Koraput. The only Central University of the state was formed as one ... Odisha: Kavita Krishnamurty, L. Subhamanium enthralled audience at Rajarani Music Festival Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by Anata Prasad; Bhubaneswar: The concluding evening at the Rajarani temple witnessed scintillating performance on Odissi Vocal by Prof. Guru Ramhari Das and Carnatic Violin by L. Subhamanium and Carnatic Vocal by Kavita Krishnamurty Subhramanium.  <... Odisha special Mahaparinirvan (Buddhist) Express flagged off from New Delhi Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by Rashmi r Parida; New Delhi: The maiden Odisha special Mahaparinirvan (Buddhist) Express flagged off today from the Safdarjung Railway station of New Delhi for a 7 Nights/8Days expedition covering the Buddhist circuit of Odisha .  The entire j... Bhitarkanika National Park to be reopened from tomorrow after a gap of 10 days Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by Pravuprasad Routray; Kendrapara: Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district to be reopened from tomorrow after a gap of 10 days. But the state government today imposed prohibitory order on the night stay besides making identity proof mandatory for tourists ... Normalcy returned at IOCL premises in Paradeep as workers withdraw agitation Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Paradip: Normalcy returned at IOCL premises in Paradeep as workers withdraw agitation after IOCL authorities announced compensation for family of deceased. IOCL authorities today announced compensation of Rs 6.5 lakh for family of deceased.  Odisha: Sudarsan Pattnaik selected for International snow contest, Japan Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Puri: The 40th International Snow Sculpture Contest will start from 3rd Feb-8th Feb at Sopporo. Japan 13 countries like India, Indonesia, Singapore, Sweden, Thailand, Taiwan, Daejeon (Korea), New Zealand, Hawaii, Portland (USA), Malaysia, Finland, Chile will... Maoists supported outfit CMAS's 63 members surrender before Odisha Police Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: 63 Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh members surrender before South-Western DIG Debadatta Singh on Sautrday. 23 among them belong to Bhaliaput, the village of CMAS leader Nachika Linga.  They criticized Chasi Mulia Adivas... Odisha: ATM thief who looted more than 25 lakh money caught thanks to CCTV Footage Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by Akshya Rout; Jajpur: CCTV footage of an SBI ATM centre helped  Jajpur Road police in Jajpur district , on Saturday  to nab a conman who duped many gullible ATM card holders more than  twenty five Lakhs within a year  when the persons came to withdraw money.&... Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik says BJD not to have any alliance with Congress or BJP Saturday, January 19, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik says BJD not to have any alliance with Congress or BJP. Patnaik firmly ruling out any tie-up of BJD with Congress or BJP for the next general elections. He said this while react... Odisha: Music Lovers Enamoured by the enchanting music at Rajarani Music Festival Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: The pleasant weather with soothing cold in the evening at the verdant premises of the magnificent Rajarani temple bedecked with colourful lights and appliqué works synchronized with enchanting and sonorous music by great stalwarts attribu... Odisha to provide jobs to MGNREGA beneficiaries for 150 days in Bolangir, Nuapada districts Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government to provide jobs to MGNREGA beneficiaries for 150 days in Bolangir, Nuapada districts. This decision was taken by in the State Employment Guarantee Council meeting presided over by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the secretaria... Odisha NCP President hands over copy of SCís judgement to Speaker Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by Pratap Pradhan; Bhubaneswar: Odisha NCP President Utkal Keshari Parida today hands over copy of Supreme Court’s judgment to the state assembly Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat here.   After accepting the letter speaker Amat said that steps will be ta... Odisha Court serves 'stay' on illegal sale of govt land in Puri Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by Saroj Mishra, Puri: Civil court in Puri has ordered a stay on the illegal sale of 1.220 acres of valuable government land of khata no-232 in Gaurbadsahi area of the city.  It costs around Rs 2 crores in the present market. When the illegal possesion... Odisha-based leading business school IMIS Celebrated its I6th annual convocation Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by Suchismita Sahoo; Bhubaneswar: The Institute of Management & Information Science (IMIS) a leading business school Celebrated its I6th annual convocation at its Swagat Vihar campus on Saturday. Mr. .luy Lukhani, Executive Director at Gini & Jony Mumbai graced the occas... Odisha HC asks state government to set up fast track courts by Feb 15 Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Cuttack: The Odisha High Court on Friday asked the state government to take immediate steps by providing necessary infrastructure facilities for setting up of fast track courts in all 30 districts of the state to deal with cases relating to atrocities on wom... Odisha signs MOU with NIOS to improve learning standards Friday, January 18, 2013 Bhubaneswar: The School and Mass Education Department of the state government on Friday signed an agreement with the National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) to improve secondary and senior secondary levels learning and teachers’ training. Main obj... Odisha Government keen for early completion of the Lower Suktel Irrigation Project Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by Prashant Kumar Rout; Balangir: Odisha Government keen for early completion of the Lower Suktel Irrigation Project. This was informed by the Revenue Minister SN Patro on Friday.  Minister Patro said the Chief Minister is sincerely interested i... New domestic terminal at Biju Patnaik Airport to be open on February 5 Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: New domestic terminal of the Biju Patnaik Airport to be open to be public on February 5, 2013.  Earlier, it was hoped that the new terminal would be opened in the last week of January. The Rs 145-crore termina... Odisha Cricket Association confident to host matches of Women's World Cup involving Pakistan Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Cuttack: Odisha Cricket Association today expressed confidence to host the Group-B matches of the ICC Women's World Cup, involving Pakistan, Australia, South Africa and New Zealand at Barabati Stadium here and Driems Ground in Tangi (20kms from here) from Fe... Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurated several projects in Ganjam district Friday, January 18, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Berhampur:  Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday inaugurated several projects in Ganjam district. CM Patnaik flagged off several projects and laid foundation stones for three projects. The major projects which were inau... Odisha: Rajarani Music Festival kicked off at Bhubaneswar Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: With the spring seting in, the 11th Century AD famous Rajarani Temple vibrates with the symphony of enchanting Indian classical music presented by the noted artistes of National and International repute. Department of Tourism organises this uniq... Odisha Congress urges CM Naveen Patnaik to make public about expenditure of his visit to Brahmagiri Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by Saroj Mishra, Puri: Following visit of chief minister Naveen Pattanaik to Brahmagiri constituency on January 16 to lay foundation stone for series of projects supporters of Congress have demanded expenditure made by government be made public.  ... Odisha to host ICC Womenís World Cup 2013 matches of Pakistan, national media hails Odisha CM Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Pakistan's Team's matches in ICC Women’s World Cup 2013 shifted to Barabati Stadium of Cuttack in Odisha. After Mumbai and Gujarat refused to own up Pakistani Team, but Odisha intervened to save the Women's World Cup. UN agency launches bio-medical waste management project in Odisha Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: UNIDO today launches bio-medical waste management project in Odisha. The project will be implemented with the investment of $ 40 million. The program was today launched by the state Environment Minister Bijoyshree Routray at Bhubaneswar. ... Odisha BJP leaders threaten to sit-in in front of party office in New Delhi over poll date for state chief Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: 46 Odisha BJP leaders camping in Delhi threaten sit-in in front of party office if poll date for state chief not announced by today.  Trying to raise the voice against the dithering attitude of the Central lea... Amrita University to launch A-VIEW project in Odisha, Mata Amritanandamayi to launch the project Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: With a mission to promote e-learning and disseminate quality education, Amrita E-Learning Research Lab will launch its indigenously developed e-learning software A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) for Universities and Colleges ... Odisha govt to set up 550 grid stations with an investment of Rs 1,650 crore Thursday, January 17, 2013 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday decided to set up 550 grid stations within the next two years at an investment of Rs 1,650 crore. It will strengthen electricity transmission and distribution. The decision was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen P... Odisha: A Message through sand Art at Puri beach to bring peace between India-Pakistan Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Puri: Today International sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on Indo-Pak issue with a message "Violence never brings permanent peace" at Puri beach of Odisha, India.   Pattnaik created a 5ft high sculpture whe... Odisha Government to intensify enforcement against gutka & tobacco in massive scale Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by Suchismita Sahoo; Bhubaneswar: Chief Secretary Bijay Kumar Patnaik has directed the Collectors and Superintendent of Police of all districts to intensify enforcement against food products containing tobacco & nicotine like gutka and panmasala in a massive scale. ... Odisha Government to operationalise Tele-Medicine Resource Centre in SCB from March 2013 Thursday, January 17, 2013 Report by Pratap Pradhan; Bhubaneswar: Each district-level Tele-medicine node will extend tele-health service to at least 5 patients every week through the existing Tele-medicine Network. and One Additional level Officer will work as Deputy Chief Nodal Officer for monitoring the district... Jairam Ramesh urges Odisha CM to protect Dangria Kandhas from Maoists target Wednesday, January 16, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh in a letter to Odisha Chief Minister says Dangria Kandhas in Kalahandi and Rayagada districts being targeted by Maoists. Hr urges CM Patnaik for urgent intervention. R... Odisha-based entrepreneur Jaggi Panda in the cover story of acclaimed magazine Atelier Diva Wednesday, January 16, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Television ltd head Jaggi Panda placed on the cover issue of Atelier Diva Magazine. This prestigious magazine placed Odia Bohu Jaggi Panda on January, 2013 issue.  The magazine covered abo... Odisha Govt instructs colleges to put proper system for protection of Rights of Girl Students Wednesday, January 16, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: In the context of repeated incidence of violence against girls it has become emergent to make a serious review of the system in place for protection of rights and liberties of girl students so as to detect complacency, if any, that has crept int... Supreme Court dismisses Speaker's SLP over merger of NCP MLAs with BJD Wednesday, January 16, 2013 New Delhi: Supreme Court dismisses Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat's SLP over merger of NCP MLAs with BJD. The apex court directs Speaker to decide validity of merger of NCP MLAs with BJD within 8-weeks. The move followed after the speaker filed an SLP in SC chal... CAG Binod Ray to visit state on Jan 20 Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Bhubaneswar:  Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Binod Ray will arrive in the city on a one-day visit to the state on January 20. According to official sources, Ray is scheduled to deliver Dr Harekrushna Mahatab Memorial Lecture organized by the Har... Fourth International Geography Congress kicked off at Utkal University Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar: The three day 4th International Geography Congress was inaugurated on Wednesday, 16th January 2013 at Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The theme of the congress is “Coastal Zone Management: issues & challenges”.The 4th Internatio... Odisha CM writes letter to Jayanthi Natarajan Death of Wild elephants due to rail accident Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Report by Pratap Pradhan; Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today writes letter to Union Environment and Forest Minister Jayanthi Natarajan over death of Wild elephants due to rail accident.  CM Patnaik in his letter said that, "As you ... SNPs best implemented in Odisha: Planning Commission Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Report by Sandeep Pattnaik & Brahmi Priya Samantray; Bhubaneswar: Odisha has achieved a higher scale in delivery of Supplementary Nutrition Programme (SNP) services, as its frequency of delivery services is above 80%, a Planning commission survey said.  ...
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