Tabla performance by Yogesh Samsi

Well-known tabla player Pandit Yogesh Samsi performing at the Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Festival-2016.


Aruna, Meera, Sujata together

Aruna Mohanty, Meera Das and Sujata Mohapatra perform Odissi together at an award festival on Monday.


A tribute to Mother Teresa

As Roman Catholic church recognise Mother Teresa as a Saint, Sudarsan Pattnaik carves a sand sculpture in Puri.


Mahatma Gandhi and World Peace

Sudarsan Pattnaik’s sand art of Gandhiji with message of world peace has won people’s choice prize at Moscow.


Dana Majhi carrying the body of his wife

Sand sculpture by Sudarsan Pattnaik in Puri depicts the episode of Dana Majhi carrying his wife’s body.


Independence Day

Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture to mark the 70th Independence Day celebrations.


Chariots on Puri beach

Added Attraction: Three of the 100 chariots in sand carved on Puri beach by artist Sudarsan Pattnaik.


Rain brings life to a halt

A rickshaw puller awaits customers as monsoon rain brings life to a halt in Bhubaneswar on Monday.

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NHRC seeks report on Japanese Encephalitis deaths in Odisha


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October 4, 2016

Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards presented


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September 10, 2016

Nuakhai celebrated across Odisha


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September 6, 2016

With eyes set on bauxite, Vedanta agrees to build hospital in Odisha


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August 31, 2016

NHRC notice to Odisha Govt over undignified treatment to two dead women


Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The National Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to the Government of Odisha through its Chief Secretary, after taking suo   Read More

August 26, 2016

Crime Branch to probe into Paralakhemundi deaths


Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: A day after former Berhampur MP Gopinath Gajapati’s former manager Ananga Manjari Patra and two others of her family were found   Read More

August 22, 2016

Three, including manager of Gopinath Gajapati, found dead


Odisha Channel Bureau BERHAMPUR: In a shocking incident, Ananga Manjari Patra, manager of former Berhampur MP Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deb, her sister and one of   Read More

August 21, 2016

Nagada has exposed government’s failure: CSD


Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Campaign for Survival and Dignity (CSD), which played a vital role in the enactment of historic Forest Rights Act, 2006, has   Read More

August 18, 2016

Cuttack cat wins third place in PETA contest


Odisha Channel Bureau CUTTACK: After careful deliberation by judges from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India and hundreds of votes to help   Read More

August 16, 2016

Music video Vande Mataram by Vighnanz released


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August 14, 2016

Swayamsiddh Samman presented to Rath Shilpis


Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: JSPL Foundation, the corporate social responsibility (CSR) arm of Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL), on Wednesday felicitated 33 artisans and   Read More

August 11, 2016

People across Odisha celebrate Rasagola Divas


Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: As the Naveen Patnaik Government was getting ready to move appropriate authorities to stake the claim that Rasagola had its origins   Read More

July 17, 2016

Nalco granted Pottangi bauxite mining lease


Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: National Aluminium Company Limited has been granted Pottangi bauxite mines in Koraput district of Odisha where the company’s 22,75,000-tonne alumina refinery   Read More

July 13, 2016