Odisha Has Been Represented At The Indian Independence Day Parade In Fremont

Odisha Has Been Represented At The Indian Independence Day Parade In Fremont

Since 1999, Odisha has been represented at the Indian Independence Day Parade in Fremont, California. Odisha float has won several awards mostly first prize for its vibrant colors, creativity & culture presentation. A small group of individual are trying to represent Odisha at the international platform. They have represented the theme “200 years of Paika […]

 

Odisha Man Chops Off Thumb For Long Rule Of PM Narendra Modi

Odisha Man Chops Off Thumb For Long Rule Of PM Narendra Modi

In a bizarre incident, a 41-year-old man on Monday chopped off his finger to show his support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s developmental work and demanded to meet him. Sashikanta Sahoo, a native of Samagudia village, reportedly raised slogans in favour of Modi in the temple before chopping his thumb with a sharp weapon. He […]

 

Odia Scientist Kailash Chandra Sahu’s Successfully Journey

Odia Scientist Kailash Chandra Sahu’s Successfully Journey

Odia scientist Kailash Chandra Sahu has successfully validated Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity by measuring mass of an isolate object in the galaxy. Know about journey of the scientist from an Odisha village to one of the planet’s leading astronomers. Kailash Chandra Sahu’s days are like any one of ours — he wakes up […]

 

Odisha Government Has Decided To Open 30 New Courts

Odisha Government Has Decided To Open 30 New Courts

The Odisha Government has decided to open 30 new courts for speedy disposal of pending cases, Law Minister Pratap Jena said on Saturday. He said civil judge (junior divisoin) courts and Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) courts would be established in the state following the direction of the Orissa High Court. The state government will create […]

 

Facebook To Train Woman Entrepreneurs From Odisha

Facebook To Train Woman Entrepreneurs From Odisha

Facebook will partner with the Odisha government to train 25,000 woman entrepreneurs belonging to the MSME sector and their counterparts in the SHGs in the next one year. Workshops on the digital marketing skills for women entrepreneurs and self-help groups (SHG) will be held in the state in collaboration with the social networking giant. In […]

 

Odia Para Athlete Jayanti Behera Clinched Gold For India

Odia Para Athlete Jayanti Behera Clinched Gold For India

Odia para athlete Jayanti Behera clinched gold for India in the women’s 400m event at the World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil in Switzerland. Jayanti claimed gold with a time of 1:01.37 minutes. Chile’s Cerna Amanda bagged silver while Hong Kong’s Fu Long Kei finished in the last of the podium places. Earlier, the […]

 

Aadhaar Number Required For Death Certificate From October 1

Aadhaar Number Required For Death Certificate From October 1

An Aadhaar number will be required for getting death certificates from October 1. The Home Ministry announced on Friday, saying the 12-digit unique identification number would be needed to establish the identity of the dead person. The applicant’s Aadhaar number, as well that of the dead person’s spouse and parents would, however, have to be […]

 

Tamil Movie Projects Odisha DGP K.B Singh As A Martyr

Tamil Movie Projects Odisha DGP K.B Singh As A Martyr

In a shocking faux pas, a Tamil movie dubbed in Hindi released last week has projected state director general of police (DGP) K.B Singh as a martyr. In the Tamil film titled “ACP Shiva”, lead actor Raghaba Lawrence, who has played the role of ACP Shiva, is seen standing in front of a wall with […]

 

Bhitarkanika National Park Reopens For Tourists At Odisha

Bhitarkanika National Park Reopens For Tourists At Odisha

The Bhitarkanika National Park, which remained closed for three months for the breeding season of estuarine crocodiles, reopened for tourists in Kendrapara on Tuesday. The national park was closed for visitors from May 1 to July 31 in view of the breeding season of the saltwater crocodiles. “In view of the crocodiles’ breeding, a three-month long prohibition on […]

 

A Group Of Pilgrims From Pakistan Visited Jagannath Temple In Puri

A Group Of Pilgrims From Pakistan Visited Jagannath Temple In Puri

A group of pilgrims from Pakistan visited Jagannath temple in Puri on Saturday. After having darshan of the Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra, they also attended a discourse of Puri Shankaracharya Swami Nischalananda Saraswati. On their 25-day trip, the 94-member group including 24 women from Ghotki district of Sindh province visited several pilgrim […]