April 12, 2018 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: On the eve of the 70th foundation day of the capital city of Bhubaneswar, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday unveiled the logo and official website of Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) along with another city   Read More

February 25, 2018 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Chilika Development Authority conducted its first annual monitoring of the Chilika Lake on Saturday with a view to map out the number and extent of the flagship species and to study the hydrological impacts of removal   Read More

January 20, 2018 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has started preparations for the first National Chilika Bird Festival which will be held at Mangalajodi on the banks of Chilika Lake on January 27 and 28. The unique event is being hosted by   Read More

November 4, 2015 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Winter migrant birds have begun arriving in Odisha’s wetland sites of Chilika and Bhitarkanika, providing soothing relief to ornithologists.Their arrival has been delayed this year.It had fueled apprehension of birds skipping annual visit due to deficient   Read More

October 18, 2015 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Chilika (Odisha): The second ecosystem health report card of Chilika Lake would be published soon.It would capture the entire episode of the effect of cyclone Phailin on the lake ecosystem.Coastal ecosystem is very sensitive and fragile in   Read More

September 27, 2015 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: A colourful carnival was organised by Odisha Tourism and Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Association of India (FHRAI) here today to commemorate the World Tourism Day.The carnival was flagged off by Odisha Governor S.C.Jamir on the   Read More

September 23, 2015 0 Comment

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Preparations are almost complete for the 50th annual convention of Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) scheduled to be held here from September 25 to 27.Named Atithi Devo Bhubaneswar, FHRAI 50 is being   Read More

June 7, 2014 0 Comment

By Rajkumar MohantyPuri, the abode of Lord Jagannath, is bestowed with many natural bounties including a vast stretch of sandy beach.The city’s 10-km-long beach is famous for its golden sand.Tourists throng the beach for sea surfing and sun bathing.This apart   Read More

June 7, 2014 0 Comment

By Biranchi Mishra Odisha, the fascinating state of Eastern India, is a land of holy shrines and hoary antiquities. It is generally known as the land of Lord Jagannath but it is equally important as the land of Lord Balabhadra,   Read More

June 7, 2014 0 Comment

By Mona Lisa JenaOdisha is truly blessed with sea beaches, a long coast line entertains its visitors in several ways, somewhere there are ports, somewhere fishing communities, somewhere you get totally lost in the maze of a crowd and yet   Read More

June 7, 2014 0 Comment

By Biranchi MishraAbout 30 km from Sambalpur in the western part of Odisha, there is a small village ‘Huma’ on the bank of the river Mahanadi .In the 17th century AD during the Chouhan rule in Sambalpur, a temple dedicated   Read More

June 7, 2014 0 Comment

By Mona Lisa Jena Life in its utter simplicity; life in complete rustic charm; life in the lap of nature.That’s the life of the tribals of Orissa.The State has at least 62 different tribal groups living on the hills and   Read More

June 7, 2014 1 Comment

By Mona Lisa Jena Devotion brings sublimation.And souls inhabit the evolved lives or they have the ability to reform one.When en route to Puri we visited a small village called Baligaon. Nestling amidst lush greenery, with coconuts, rice fields and   Read More

June 7, 2014 0 Comment

By Biranchi Mishra A few days ago I was traveling from Bhubaneswar to Berhampur on some personal work.Near Chhatrapur I saw a signboard on the National Highway which invited the travelers to enjoy boating in the Tampara lake hardly one   Read More

May 29, 2014 0 Comment
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By Mona Lisa Jena About 250 km from Odisha Capital Bhubaneswar lay Sitabinjhi hills of Keonjhar, famous for the fifth century old rock paintings known as the Ravanachhaya paintings.Ravanachhaya means the shadow of the demon king Ravana. The paintings are   Read More