Odia Painter Cycled Across 8 Countries To Meet His Love

Odia Painter Cycled Across 8 Countries To Meet His Love

Check this incredible love story of Odia painter P K Mahanandia (Pradyumna Kumar Mahanandia) and Sweden’s Charlotte Von Schedvin here. She belongs to the Swedish nobility and he, to a family of weavers considered as outcasts in Odisha. It is a tale of commitment, romance and perseverance with an happy ending. P K Mahanandia is […]

 

New Jagannath Temple Inside Jindal Nagar At Angul

New Jagannath Temple Inside Jindal Nagar At Angul

Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) has built a new Jagannath temple inside Jindal Nagar, the township area of its 6 MTPA Steel Complex at Angul. The temple hosts Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, Goddess Subhadra, Lord Sudarshan, Goddess Mahalaxmi, Lord Balaji, Sri Vishwakarma, goddess Durga, Lord Sriramchandra and Lord Shivshankar. A team of priests and […]

 

Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Receives Honorary Doctorate From ICFAI University

Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Receives Honorary Doctorate From ICFAI University

Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik receives honorary doctorate from ICFAI University, Hyderabad. Mr. Pattnaik received the honorary doctorate from ICFAI University, Hyderabad chancellor Dr. Rangarajan. So far Padma Sri awarded sand artist Sudarsan has participated in more than 50 International sand art championships and festivals around the World and won many prizes for our […]

 

Sudarsan Pattnaik created Amitabh’s image on sand for Amitabh’s birthday

Sudarsan Pattnaik created Amitabh’s image on sand  for Amitabh’s birthday

Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik from Odisa recreated Amitabh’s image on sand at the golden sandy beach here on the 75th birthday of bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachhan. It took almost four hours to complete the sand sculpture with the help of the students of his Golden Sand Art Institute. Hundreds of tourists thronged […]

 

Odisha Boy Jyoti Ranjan Sahoo In Sony TV’s Super Dancer Chapter 2

Odisha Boy Jyoti Ranjan Sahoo In Sony TV’s Super Dancer Chapter 2

Do you know that Jyoti Ranjan Sahoo from Odisha got selected for mega auditions of Sony TV’s Super Dancer Chapter 2 reality show? He is from Bhubaneswar. Dance reality show Super Dancer is back, and how. The Sony TV show, judged by Shilpa Shetty, Anurag Basu, and Geeta Kapur returned on the small screen with […]

 

Longest Bridge Of Odisha To Come Up Over Chilika Lake

Longest Bridge Of Odisha To Come Up Over Chilika Lake

A 4-km long bridge will be built over the Chilika lake, which will be the longest bridge of Odisha after the Mahanadi Bridge in Cuttack district.   The Union Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Ministry has decided to construct a Marine Drive National Highway along the sea coast of Bay of Bengal right from […]

 

Mumbai Road Named After Utkalmani Gopabandhu Das at Mehul Circle

Mumbai Road Named After Utkalmani Gopabandhu Das at Mehul Circle

This must be a great news for all Odias that a road at Mehul Circle, Mulund (West) in Mumbai was named after Utkalamani Gopabandhu Das, freedom fighter from Odisha. On the occasion of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s birthday, local leader Shri Manoj Kotak and Shri Prakash Gangadhare inaugurated the road. Earlier BJP Mumbai […]

 

Odisha Consumes Highest Green Leafy Vegetables In Country

Odisha Consumes Highest Green Leafy Vegetables In Country

A nation-wide study carried out by the National Nutrition Monitoring Bureau (NNMB) reports Odisha has the highest consumption of green leafy vegetables (GLV). On an average, while the recommended dietary intake of GLV is 40g/CU/day, the consumption in the country is 24g/CU/day. The study carried out by NNMB to assess urban nutrition shows not only […]

 

Odisha Collector Cycles 80 kmTo Lend Ear To Villagers

Odisha Collector Cycles 80 kmTo Lend Ear To Villagers

Arindam Dakua, collector of Odisha’s Nayagarh district rides his bicycle to the villages – to interact with people at the grassroots and to get first-hand information on the implementation of various government programmes and schemes. On Thursday, people living in far-flung forest and hilly areas were surprised when they found the collector riding a bicycle. […]

 

Bhubaneswar To Have Its Biggest-Ever Shopping Mall ‘Esplanade’

Bhubaneswar To Have Its Biggest-Ever Shopping Mall ‘Esplanade’

Smart city Bhubaneswar has planned to have its biggest-ever shopping mall ‘Esplanade’ at Rasulgarh by March 2018. Kolkata-based Forum Group has firmed up an investment of Rs 500 crore to build the biggest mall of Bhubaneswar. The mall would be spread over 0.9 million sq ft and would have a built-up space of 450,000 sq […]