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Odisha Governor turns 85, CM Patnaik greets Governor SC Jamir Saturday, October 17, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Governor Dr. S.C. Jamir turns  85 today. On this occasion Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik greets Governor SC Jamir.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday conveyed his greetings to Governor SC Jamir on his 85th birthd... CBI probing into the mega chit fund scam in Odisha arrested Indu Dewan Saturday, October 17, 2015 Bhubaneswar: The CBI, probing into the mega chit fund scam in Odisha, arrested Indu Dewan, one of the directors of Mumbai-based Prism Heights Films and Entertainment Private Limited. Indu, sister of Mumbai-based model Preeti Bhatia who is now in jail, had joined hands with AT Group chief... Kalahandi Deveopment Forum organized ‘Dialogue on Development’ seminar Saturday, October 17, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Kalhandi: Kalahandi Deveopment Forum today organized it’s Kalanhandi Chapter of ‘Dialogue on Development’ to discuss with prominent citizens of the region in wake of a crisis facing Kalaahandi due to concerns over the dying down syndrome o... Central University of Odisha, VC Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty's book, released by Oxford University Press Saturday, October 17, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Koraput: A historicbook “Periodical Press and Colonial Modernity” written by Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty, Vice-Chancellor of the Central University of Orissa, Koraput has been released by Oxford University Press, Global Academic Publishing, a pre... Rajbhasha Award to Odisha-based MCL Saturday, October 17, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Burla:  MCL was awarded a plethora of awards at the just concluded All INDIA official language seminar at Madurai organised by the Bhartiya Rajbhasha Vikas Sansthan, Dehradun.                   &... NALCO CMD bats for Aluminium in Automobiles Saturday, October 17, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: With the growing application of aluminium in auto components, not only the fuel-efficiency has gone up but also the vehicular pollution gone down considerably. Replacement of 1 kg of heavy metal by aluminium reduces 22 kgs of carbon dioxide emi... Another farmer commits suicide in Odisha's Nuapada Saturday, October 17, 2015 Nuapada: Another farmer committed suicide on Saturday. The deceased was identified as Gendaram Majhi of Kuliabandha village in Nuapada district. The farmer consumed pesticide on Friday due to crop loss and loan burden. He was rushed to Nuapada hospital in c... Odisha Govt increases dearness allowance (DA) for State government employees by 6 % Saturday, October 17, 2015 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Saturday decided to increase the dearness allowance (DA) for State government employees by 6 %. With this hike, the DA now stands at 119 percent as compared to 113 percent earlier. The hike in DA, which was approved by ... Congress, BJP ask Odisha Govt to publish Whitepaper on drought, demanded Rs10 lakh compensation to deceased farmers' kin Saturday, October 17, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Opposition Congress, BJP urges Odisha Government to publish Whitepaper on drought. Both the party demanded Rs10 lakh compensation to the family of each farmer who has committed suicide recently due to crop loss and loan burden. Terming th... Odisha to create 3 lakh jobs through MSME in next year Saturday, October 17, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government will create 3 lakh jobs throough MSME in next year. This was informed by the Chief Secretary Gokul Chandra Pati on Friday . Chief Secretary said while as many as 15 lakh MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises) are operating in the State, only one lakh o... Odisha BJP Chief blamed CM for gas balloon explosion near Naveen Niwas Saturday, October 17, 2015 Bhubaneswar: BJP State president KV Singh Deo blamed Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for the gas balloon explosion near the latter's residence, Naveen Niwas, during the celebration of his birthday in which many students were injured. Singh Deo said this after... Odisha administration rescued 12 cows, a van seized, in illegal bovine trafficking in Jagatsinghpur Saturday, October 17, 2015 Report by Kanhu Nanda, Jagatsinghpur: District transport department during a traffic inspection at Tarapur bypass on Cuttack- Paradip state highway on Thursday spotted a van carrying 12 cows was on its way to Cuttack.  Motor vehicle personnel intercept... Centre orders IBM to probe illegal stacking of minerals in Odisha Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Union Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday orders Indian Bureau of Mines to probe the  illegal stacking of minerals near Renjda railway siding in Sundergarh. Union Tribal Affairs Minister and Sundargarh MP Jual Oram shot off a letter to To... Nirbhay cruise missile fails midway during test in Odisha coast Friday, October 16, 2015 Chandipur: Nirbhay Long Range Subsonic tactical cruise Missile was launched from Integrated Test Range. Chandipur at 11:38 hrs today.  All initial critical operations such as Booster ignition, Booster separation. Wing deployment and engine start were s... Odisha Excise officials raid, destroy ganja plantations Friday, October 16, 2015 Report by Deba Prasad Dash, Malkangiri:  As a part of a drive to check cultivation of Ganja, Excise Department sleuths led by Inspector Padmalochan Pradhan   conducted raid at the direction of Excise Superintendent Siba Prasad  and destroyed ganja plantations spread over t... Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik turns 70; PM Modi wishes him Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: BJD supremo and chief minister Naveen Patnaik will turn 70 on Friday.  Ministers, MLAs, BJD functionaries and government officials wish Chief minister Naveen Patnaik, who turned 70 today. The newly-elected students' union leaders from acro... Odisha Governor inaugurates Third Annual Convocation of IMI Bhubaneswar Friday, October 16, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Third Annual Convocation of the International Management Institute (IMI) Bhubaneswar was held today in its campus in which Post Graduate Diplomas were conferred to the successful students of the 2013-15 batch. IMI Bhubaneswar draws sustenan... Odisha Board to conduct Matric Examination from February 22 Thursday, January 07, 2016 Report by Ananta Prasad, Bhubaneswar: Board of Secondary Education (BSE) to conduct Matric Examination from February 22. This was informed by the BSE president Prof Dakhshya Prasad Nanda .  He informed that this year 6,01,340 students will appear... 11 students injured in Odisha capital due to Gas balloon explosion; CM Naveen Patnaik visits Capital hospital Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: In a tragic incident, eleven students including nine girls of Ramadevi Women’s University sustained injuries after gas-filled balloons exploded at Airport square in Bhubaneswar on Friday. The incident took place due to blast of crac... Odisha CM directs Ministers, secys to go to districts 4 days a month Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday asked ministers and department secretaries to visit districts at least four days in a month. The direction in this regard was issued by Patnaik while reviewing the progress of developmental activities in the tribal districts of Kandh... 108 Ambulance workers stir in Odisha enters second day throwing the emergency service out of gear Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: 108 Ambulance workers’ stir enters second day throwing the emergency service out of gear. Ambulance service in 14 districts was severely affected as drivers and paramedical staff of the 108 service launched an indefinite strike on Thursday demanding pay hike. The ... Odisha Govt set roadmap and timelines for completion of each industrial cluster Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar:  Odisha Government set roadmap and timelines for completion of each industrial cluster along highways and rail lines ways. The decission was taken at a meeting held under the charimanship of Chief Secretary GC Pati at the State Secretariat on Thursday.
Capital I, an Odia feature film selected for International Film Festival of Kerala Friday, October 16, 2015 Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Capital I, an Odia feature film   directed by Amartya Bhattacharya has been officially selected for this festival. The International Film Festival of Kerala is a yearly event organised by the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy on behalf of the Depar... Odisha targets revenue worth Rs 10,000 crore from marine food exports by 2020 Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government is targeting to achieve revenue worth Rs 10,000 crore from marine food exports by 2020. This was informed by the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Thursday. CM Patnaik said that Odisha is perhaps the first State to a... Customers in Odisha to get fish through online, CM launches online shopping platform Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Customers can place order any kind of fish through online and get delivery at home.Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday launched an online shopping platform of the Odisha State Fishermen's Cooperative Federation Ltd (Fishfed), www.chilikafresh.in. CM Patnaik laun... PM Narendra Modi urged Odisha to take up village electrification in a time-bound manner Friday, October 16, 2015 Bhubaneaswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the Odisha Government to set specific timeline so that all un-electrified villages in the State avail grid power by end of May in 2018. On this regard PM writes a letter to  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. ... Dharana before Governor's House against Odisha Govt. Land Grabbing (Prohibition) Bill, 2015 Thursday, October 15, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar : A protest dharana was organized on 14th Oct 2015 before the Governor’s House under the banner of BhumiAdhikarAndolan-a forum of different sangathans fighting for land rights in Odisha. The protest dharana was organized against the recent... Odisha government declared four more districts as drought-hit Thursday, October 15, 2015 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday declared four more districts as drought-hit. Revenue and Disaster Management minister Bijayshree Routray said that the State government has added Bolangir, Nuapada, Jharsuguda and Bargarh districts in the category of drought-hit districts. T... Odisha urges Centre to supply additional pulses Thursday, October 15, 2015 Bhubaneswar: In a bid to tackle the shortage of pulses in Odisha and its rising prices, the State government on Thursday urged the Centre to supply additional pulses through MMTC. This was informed by Food Supply and Consumer Welfare minister Sanjay Dasburma. Hindalco Conducts Workshop in Odisha on Women Empowerment through SHGs Thursday, October 15, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sambalpur: To address the issues and challenges confronting women Self Help Groups (SHG) from around Hirakud periphery a workshop on Women Empowerment was organized by Hindalco Hirakud at its Community Hall here today.  The workshop wa... Odisha: Chilika lake ecosystem appeared to be resilient, showed signs of recovery after cyclone Phailin Thursday, October 15, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Coastal ecosystem are very sensitive and fragile in nature though they have got a amazing resilience. The scale of resilience depends on its state of the health of the ecosystem. However impacts of sudden change  at times cause profound da... Two tribal men killed by Maoists in Odisha Thursday, October 15, 2015 Report by Deba Prasad Dash, Malkangiri: The Maoists have killed two tribal men of Kanaguda village under Kalimela police limits on late night yesterday .A group of about 20-30 armed rebels thronged the Kanaguda village at about 2.00 am on Wednesday and dragged Rama Madkami (40) ... Over 18,000 medicine shops in Odisha participated in nation-wide 24-hour strike of chemists Thursday, October 15, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Nearly 18,000 medicine shops in Odisha participated in the nation-wide 24-hour strike of chemists protesting the online sale of medicines on Wednesday. The medicine stores remained closed till midnight. The strike in the State was spearheaded b... Odisha government announces Rs 1000 crore-drought relief package Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today announces Rs 1000 crore-drought relief package and additional assistance worth Rs 4500 cr announced for Rabi season.   Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced drought package for the farmers facing crop... Hyundai Motor joined hand with Odisha-based Centurion University to enhance skill level of ITI students Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Pravuprasad Routray, Bhubaneswar: Hyundai Motor the 2nd largest passenger car manufactures in India joined hand with Centurion University, Bhubaneswar to enhance the skill level of ITI–MMV students, through Hyundai- ITI tie up program. The tie up will ensure availability ... Ruling BJD supported candidates in Odisha emerge victorious in Students union polls Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by OdishaDiary bureau, Bhubaneswar:  Ruling BJD supported candidates in Odisha emerge victorious in Students union polls. Biju Chatra Janata Dal President Byomakesh Ray informed the media that BJD supported candidates win 95 percent of students union polls in the state.&nbs... IQAC Inaugurated in Central University of Odisha Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Koraput: The Internal Quality assurance Cell (IQAC) of Central University of Orissa was formed and inaugurated by Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty, the Vice Chancellor, CUO. Formation of IQAC has become mandatory by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Cou... Vedanta inaugurated Computer Literacy Centre at Katikela, Jharsuguda in Odisha Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Jharsuguda:  Vedanta has launched yet another of its CSR initiatives at Jharsuguda in the form of e-literacy program which was inaugurated at Katikela High School. Vedanta’s e-literacy program run by Vedanta Foundation   is a successful init... KIMS Acquires Ultramodern Neuro Surgery Microscope; First in Odisha Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), a constituent of KIIT University, has acquired the state-of-the-art surgical microscope for precision neurosurgery, Leica M525 OH4. It is the only neuro surgical microscope of its kind installed in ... Odisha: Mayurbhan'sWomen Support Centre - Ensuring land to rural single women Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Mayurbhanj: On the eve of International Day of Rural Women, 125 single women including widowed, abandoned, divorced, disabled, and the 30 plus never married women  from 23 villages of Raruan tehsil of Mayurbhanj received patta to small plots of land th... 107 blocks, 2,57,930 hectare of crop land in Odisha affected due to less rainfall Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Bhubaneswar: 107 blocks, 2,57,930 hectare of crop land in Odisha affected due to less rainfall. This was informed by Revenue and Disaster Management minister Bijayshree Routray on Wednesday. According to the primary report of the State government on th... Odisha unit of Congress begins Jagaran Yatra from Angul Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Angul: The Odisha unit of Congress on Wednesday began its first phase of Jagaran Yatra from Dhokuta to Bantala in Angul district. The aim of the programme is to highlight the failures of Central and State governments. Pradesh Congress Committee president Pr... Odisha Govt earmarked Rs 80 crore for Housing, pension schemes for construction workers Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to launch housing and pension schemes for registered construction workers. A decision to this effect was taken at a high-level meeting presided over by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the State Secretariat here on Tuesday. While the housing... Odisha: Sudarsan Pattnaik create sand sculpture of APJ Abdul Kalam on his 84th Birth Anniversary Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Puri: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has create a sand sculpture of the missile man, former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam to tribute him on his 84th Birth anniversary, from the core of his heart by creating sand sculpture on the golden sea beach, Pu... Suraksha Mancha urges Odisha Govt to take action for refund of deposits of investors in chit fund Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Members of Jamakari O Karmachari Suraksha Mancha on Tuesday asked the Governmentto take action so that the small investors get back their hard-earned money. Instead of sealing the chit fund companies, the Government should auction their properties in the market value thereby... Odisha BJP team visited Renjda railway siding, inspected unclaimed iron ores stacked Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Bhubaneswar: A 15-member BJP team led by State president KV Singh Deo visited Renjda railway siding in Sundargarh district on Tuesday and inspected the unclaimed iron ores stacked there. Sing Deo told reporters that the allegation made by Union Tribal Affai... PAN-India Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive 2015 reaches Odisha capital Bhubaneswar Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur is a non-profit student organization established with the aim of fostering the spirit of entrepreneurship among college students in India. We are one of the most successful entrepreneurial organizations in t... IOCL to commission commercial production at Paradip Refinery soon Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Indian Oil Corporation Ltd to commission commercial production at Paradip Refinery soon. This was informed by the IOCL Chairman B Ashok during his visit to the state.  It should be noted that earlier on the day chairman of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd B Ashok ... Two farmers committed suicide in Odisha due to crop loss Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Two farmers committed suicide due to crop loss in Nuapada and Bargarh districts on Tuesday. Dharamudhara Ada, a cotton farmer of Khiramala village under Boden police station limits in Nuapada district committed suicide by consuming pesticides at his cotton field. The decease... Odisha Govt to formulate new Culture Policy Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government to  formulate new Culture Policy. This was informed by the Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Chandra Panda.  He said this while inaugurating the  a six day communication trai...
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