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Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Ten months after Odisha reported the first COVID-19 case, the vaccination drive against the disease started at as many as 161 stations spread across the State on Saturday. A student who returned to Bhubaneswar from Italy   Read More

January 16, 2021

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The Tourism and Forest & Environment Departments of the Odisha government renewed their understanding for collaborative development of ecotourism when the 3rd National Chilika Bird Festival at Mangalajodi was inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on   Read More

January 8, 2021

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Chilika Lake, Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon, has recorded the presence of 11,42,000 birds this winter. These birds, counted in the census carried out in the lake on Tuesday, belonged to 190 species, according to chief   Read More

January 6, 2021

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: All the universities and government & non-government degree colleges of Odisha shall commence classroom teaching for the students of 2020-21 final year under graduate/post-graduate course from January 11. Classroom teaching had been suspended in all educational   Read More

January 3, 2021

Prafulla Das Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to facilitate establishment of an international airport at Puri, about 65 km from the State’s capital city of Bhubaneswar. In a two-page letter   Read More

January 1, 2021

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha rung in the New Year 2021 amid night curfew imposed across the State to check the spread of coronavirus which causes COVID-19 on Thursday night. The curfew came into force at 10 pm, and was   Read More

December 31, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Former Minister and MLA from Attabira Assembly constituency, Snehangini Chhuria was appointed as the president of the Biju Mahila Janata Dal (BMJD) on the New Year’s Eve (Saturday). “Smt. Snehangini Chhuria, MLA is hereby appointed as   Read More

December 31, 2020

By Priya Ranjan Sahu The coronavirus originated in China at the end of 2019 and wreaked havoc across the globe throughout 2020 with over 8.24 crore people being infected by the virus and around 18 lakh people having lost their   Read More

December 31, 2020

By Rachita Swain Leaving behind Robert Frost’s road of indecisiveness in the forest, Indian English Poets of Odisha walk on a more specific road toward home. Past and present mingle in a relativity of time but individuals do not lose   Read More

December 31, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Monday decided to make a provision for reservation in engineering and medical colleges for students passing out from State-run schools. The State Cabinet on Monday approved the formation of a high-powered committee   Read More

December 29, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government will commemorate the centenary year of the visit of Mahatma Gandhi to the State way back in 1921 by organising various programme for one year from March 23 next. A decision in this   Read More

December 28, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Cabinet on Monday accepted the State Law Commission’s recommendation to repeal as many as Acts of the State Legislature enacted between 1974 and 2016. The Cabinet meeting held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister   Read More

December 28, 2020

“We cannot deprive half of our population of their rights. They must have their rightful place in the political space of our country,” said Patnaik. Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal president Naveen Patnaik on   Read More

December 26, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The Naveen Patnaik Government on Friday appointed Suresh Chandra Mohapatra, Development Commissioner of Odisha, as the State’s new Chief Secretary. Asit Kumar Tripathy, at present State’s Chief Secretary, was appointed Chairman of the new Western Odisha   Read More

December 25, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Sambalpur: Four years back, Jaya Shankar Pradhan, 64, retired as a deputy manager in State Bank of India. But it was not the end but the beginning of another career for him. After completing his ISc in   Read More

December 25, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha Tourism, in collaboration with IITTM, today conducted the second workshop under the series “The New Normal” for COVID-19 related preparedness. Over 100 delegates from four associations attended the workshop, which included sessions on operational and   Read More

December 23, 2020

Santosh Patnaik Visakhapatnam: Ministers and MLAs of Odisha were mesmerised as they witnessed a Day-at-Sea exclusively conducted for them by onboard ships of the Eastern Fleet of Indian Navy off Paradip on Tuesday. According to a release issued by headquarters   Read More

December 22, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: A multi-stakeholder consultation on “Post COVID Menstrual Health & Hygiene Management (MHHM) in Urban Slums: Building Consensus for Multi-stakeholder Response, Bhubaneswar” was organised by Centre for Advocacy and Research with support of Water for Women Fund,   Read More

December 22, 2020

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The process has started for the establishment of Mahanadi riverine port in Kendrapara district of Odisha. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) in this regard will be signed between the Paradip Port Trust and the Odisha government   Read More

December 20, 2020

Kedar Mishra Certainly, yesterday is past, but when a creative person speaks about the past of yesterday, what does it mean? Is it an absurd statement or it goes deep into some kind of mystical exploration on past? Nila Madhab   Read More

December 19, 2020