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August 19, 2017 0 Comment
naveen-patnaik-award

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik received the Outlook Speakout Award-2017 for Best Administrator in the country in New Delhi on Friday. The award was presented to Patnaik by former president Pranab Mukherjee. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley   Read More

July 31, 2017 0 Comment
lightning

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: At least 15 persons were killed by lightning in different parts of Odisha on Monday, taking the total deaths due to lightning to 33 in the State in just two days. The 15 deaths on Monday   Read More

July 30, 2017 0 Comment
Kickstart-XIMB

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: XSeed, the idea and initiative cell of XIMB organised `Kickstart-Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive 2017’ here on Sunday. This drive was aimed at inspiring the future entrepreneurs to shape their ideas into successful start-ups and to make the   Read More

July 29, 2017 0 Comment
malnutrition

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Voice for Child Rights in Odisha (VCRO), in collaboration with CRY – Child Rights and You, a leading child rights organisation, on Saturday launched a campaign, ‘Giving Children of Odisha A Healthy Start’, to address the   Read More

July 28, 2017 0 Comment
smart janpath

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The Board of Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) on Friday approved the L1 bidder M/s RKD Construction Pvt. Ltd. for implementation of the Smart Janpath Project for redevelopment of Janpath Road of the Capital city. The   Read More

July 25, 2017 0 Comment
Pratyush-Das

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: New Odia typeface Ashoka Odia designed by Odisha-born National Institute of Design (NID)-graduate Pratyush Das has been released by Ahmedabad-based Indian Type Foundry (ITF). Ashoka Odia is ITF’s very first commercial typeface for the Odia script.   Read More

July 20, 2017 0 Comment
Paika-Rebellion-anniversary

Odisha Channel Bureau NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Paika Rebellion of Odisha at Vigyan Bhavan here on Thursday evening. Speaking on the occasion, Mukherjee said that it was indeed a privilege for him   Read More

July 20, 2017 0 Comment
paika-bidroha

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Pre-dating what has been popularly regarded as the fist war of independence in 1857, the Paika Bidroha (Paika Rebellion) of 1817 in Odisha briefly shook the foundations of British rule in the eastern part of India.   Read More

July 19, 2017 0 Comment
paika-bidroha

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday urged the Centre to consider the State government’s proposal to declare the Paika Rebellion of 1817 as India’s first war of independence. In a letter addressed to Union Home   Read More

July 19, 2017 0 Comment
Netaji-Bridge

Odisha Channel Bureau CUTTACK: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday inaugurated the three-lane Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Setu over Kathajodi river on Kathajodi river connecting connects the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. The 2.88-km-long bridge from near the   Read More

July 16, 2017 0 Comment
flash-flood

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Heavy rains on Saturday night caused flash floods in Rayagada and Kalahandi districts on Sunday affecting about 50,000 people. Flash floods in Nagabali and Kalyani rivers left thousands of people marooned in Kalyansinghpur block of Rayagada   Read More

July 11, 2017 0 Comment
air-asia

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has written to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for introduction of e-Visa facility at the Biju Patnaik International Airport for the citizens of eligible nations. Patnaik wrote a letter to Singh on   Read More

July 10, 2017 0 Comment
naveen-patnaik

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Odisha Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday announced to set up the Kalinga International Sports City to make the State eligible to bid for most international competitions including Commonwealth and Asian games. “We will also have   Read More

July 10, 2017 0 Comment
Neeraj-Chopra

BHUBANESWAR: Indian teenager Neeraj Chopra’s new Asian Championship javelin throw record, the distance double gold medal winning efforts by Govindan Lakshmanan (India) and Dariya Maslova (Kyrghistan) and India’s two 1600m relay titles brought a touch of class and emotion to   Read More

July 9, 2017 0 Comment
Asian-meet-2017

BHUBANESWAR: South Korea’s Bonggo Park on Sunday led a semi-final race in such commanding fashion that his pace (20.91 seconds) fuelled the Philippines Trenten Anthony and India’s Amiya Kumar Mallick as well into the final of the 22nd Asian Athletics   Read More

July 9, 2017 0 Comment
Narazarov

A fifth Asian Athletics Championship gold medal for Dilshod Nazarov (Tajikistan), a dramatic high jump victory for Woo Sang-Hyeok (South Korea), a maiden Asian gold for steeplechaser Sudha Singh and a victory for the Chinese men’s 400 relay squad by   Read More

July 8, 2017 0 Comment
aac-2017-bhubaneswar

BHUBANESWAR: The shock exit of China’s Diamond League long jumper Zhang Yaoguang from the qualifications was the biggest news to emerge from the morning session on the third day of competitions in the Asian Athletics Championships at the Kalinga Stadium   Read More

July 8, 2017 0 Comment
aac-2017

BHUBANESWAR: India secured popular, if unexpected, double gold in the 400m and metric miles on a stormy and rainy evening at the Kalinga Stadium here on Friday. The gold-rush enabled it stay on top of the medals charts with six   Read More

July 7, 2017 0 Comment
Li-Lingwei

BHUBANESWAR: Li Lingwei (China) set a new women’s javelin throw meet record, Manpreet Kaur (women’s shot put) and G Lakshman (men’s 5000m) claimed emotional gold medals for the home team while discus throw veteran Ehasan Hadadi (Iran) won the crown   Read More

July 6, 2017 0 Comment
naveen-coe

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: An Expression of Intent was signed between Government of Odisha, International Association for Athletics Federations and Athletics Federation of India here on Thursday for establishment of a High Performance Academy at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. The   Read More