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Odisha Chief Minister urges party cadres to use social media to reach out to people Monday, March 28, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik on Sunday asked his party cadres to use social media as a key medium to reach out to people. Patnaik said this while addressing an awareness workshop on use of social media here. He asked Min... Prakash Mishra appointed as advisor to the Uttarakhand governor Sunday, March 27, 2016 New Delhi: Former Odisha DGP Prakash Mishra appointed as advisor to the Uttarakhand governor KK Paul.  Mishra to take charge tomorrow. It should be noted that Mishra, a 1977-batch IPS officer from Odisha cadre. Mishra retired as CRPF DG last month. Odisha number 1 in total live investments worth about Rs 33 lakh crore attracted by manufacturing sector across India Sunday, March 27, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha has topped with over 17 per cent share in the total live investments worth about Rs 33 lakh crore attracted by manufacturing sector across India, according to a recent study by apex industry body ASSOCHAM.   ... Raahgiri in Odisha capital goes international, Art-athon and kitchen garden attract crowd Sunday, March 27, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Raahgiri Bhubaneswar today truly went international with eight European performers from MasterPeace danced to the musical numbers spreading message on global peace and harmony. They also made their number more memorable by unfurling the Tricolo... Special Cover released by Odisha Swabhiman on Biju Patnaik Sunday, March 27, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar:  A Special Cover was released by   Odisha Swabhiman todayon Biju Patnaik today. The Cover was released in a ceremony which had half a dozen eminent persons who had long and close associations with him. The Cover was designed by Kasina... Odisha: Agitation by displaced villagers in Kanpur Irrigation project continues Sunday, March 27, 2016 Report by Malaya Mohapatra, Keonjhar: The agitation for compensation by displaced villagers of Kanpur Irrigation Project in Keonjhar District has brought a halt to the construction work in the dam site at Basudebpur since the last 10 days.  Simple verb... Rotary International hosts president and secretary elect seminar in Odisha capital Bhubaneswar Sunday, March 27, 2016 Bhubaneswar: A two days (25-26, March, 2016) International Multi District President and Secretary Elect seminar began today at the Mayfair Convention in Bhubaneswar. 500 Rotarians from Nepal, Bhutan & India are participating in the two days deliberations over here. Bio-diversity Festival: Unique Way of Celebration of Kutia Kondh in Kandhmal district, Odisha Sunday, March 27, 2016 Khandhamal : Bio-diversity Festival locally known as Burlang Yatra was organized at Bikapanga an adivasi village in Khandhamal district of Odisha on February 25 and 26 2016. Burlang Yatra is a traditional festival of Kutia Kondhs celebrated every year where the community especially women... Union Minister J P Nadda launches Rotavirus vaccine as part of Universal Immunization Programme Sunday, March 27, 2016 Bhubaneswar:  “We have achieved a new milestone towards expanding the coverage of full immunization in the country aimed at reducing child mortality”. Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare stated this at the national launch of the Rotavirus vaccine... Aditya Aluminium Commissions 360th potline at Odisha's Sambalpur Sunday, March 27, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Aditya Birla Group’s Odisha based Aditya Aluminium in Lapanga, Sambalpur has achieved yesterday its full capacity utilization. Start-up of the 360th Pot of Potline was done, thereby completing the commissioning phase.  On this occasi... Odisha Govt accords in principle approval to investment proposals Of Rs.276.75 Cr Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar:  State Level single Window Clearance Authority (SLSWCA) held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary Aditya Parsad Padhi today in secretariat conference hall accorded in principle approval to 3 investment proposals of worth Rs.Rs.276.75 crs.  Odisha CM lays foundation stone for modern meat mart & renovation of water bodies Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today laid the foundation stone for modern meat markets at Unit IV and Ghatika respectively where people can get their non-vegetarian favourites inside a sterilised environment. Ecological burden of these marts will also be very less. First ever Radio show on Menstrual Hygiene serving city girls in the slum Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar: We had never talked about this in ourselves not even with our parents said, Madhuri, from SikharchandiBasti. This radio programme is something which we have longed for since long and now we are united and happily sharing our issues with the experts and got to know a lot of i... MCL to meet highest standards of safety norms: CMD Mr A K Jha Saturday, March 26, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sambalpur: Entering into a phase where it has to break own records, the leading coal producer in the country Mahanadi Coalfields Limited  (MCL) vows to meet highest standards of safety norms by introducing new technology in mining operations. Odisha BJP chief slammed the State for providing untrue information about drought Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram and BJP State president Basant Panda on Friday slammed the State Government for providing “untrue” information in the State Assembly regarding disbursement of drought assistance from the National Disaster Relief Fund (NDRF)... Union Minister JP Nadda to launch rotavirus vaccine in Odisha Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Union Health Minister JP Nadda would launch rotavirus vaccine in the Stateon Saturday as part of the Central Government’s routine immunisation programme for protecting children from diarrhoea. During his visit, the Union Minister would al... 20 people died, 80 injured in road accidents on the day of Holi Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar: As many as 20 people died and over 80 were injured in road accidents, drowning and group clashes at various places in the State on the day of Holi on Thursday. While eight people drowned, road accidents claimed 11 lives and left more than 60 in... Akshay Parija brings together Anubhav, Akash for the first time ever in Agastya Saturday, March 26, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Cuttack: Celluloid revolutionary Akshay Parija is once again exploring unattempted genres in Ollywood with his upcoming rajo release “Agastya”. The film saw an exclusive launch at Silver city Cuttack while unveiling its entire cast and crew.  Bhubaneswar Mayor inaugurates water kiosks Saturday, March 26, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Mayor of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) Ananta Narayan Jena today inaugurated two `jalachhatras’ (free water distributing kiosks) at Gopabandhu Square and Master Canteen Square respectively. BMC plans to open 120 `Jalachhatras&rs... Ollywood Stars Shine at Holi Celebrations at KISS Friday, March 25, 2016 Bhubaneswar: The festival of colours, Holi, was celebrated with traditional fervor in the campus of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), a sister concern of KIIT. Stars of Ollywood, actors, directors, singers and others, joined 25,000 tribal children of the institute in the festi... Odisha Power Generation Corporation installed rooftop solar power project at ITPS Friday, March 25, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bubaneswar: Odisha Power Generation Corporation Ltd. (A Govt. Company of the State of Odisha) as a part of demonstration project, has installed a roof top solar project (Photovoltaic) on the top of the existing plant switchyard building at its Banharpali ba... Sabarmatee to get 3rd Shambhavi Puraskar Friday, March 25, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Ms. Sabarmatee of ‘Shambhav’, Rohibanka, Nayagarh has been selected for the prestigious 3rd Shambhavi Puraskar. This award, instituted by Bansidhra & Ila Panda foundation(BIPF),the CSR wing of IMFA, aims at recognizing excellent and innovative contribution by... Union Health Minister J.P.Nadda to visit Odisha on 26 March, to inaugurate 4 facilities of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Report by Sambit Samal, Bhubaneswar: Union Mister Health and Family Welfare J.P.Nadda will visit Odisha on March 26. Union Mister Health and Family Welfare J.P.Nadda along with Union Minister of State Dharmendra Pradhan shall visit AIIMS, Bhubaneswar ... Sandy solidarity from Odisha with message "We are with you Brussels" Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Puri: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created a sand sculpture on terrorist attack in Brussels with message "we are with you Brussels ", at Puri beach of Odisha on Wednesday. So Far Padma awarded sand artist ... Allocation Agreement for Coal Blocks handed over to Odisha-based Navratna CPSE NALCO Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar:  National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna CPSE under Ministry of Mines, had been allotted Utkal-D & E coal blocks, near company’s Captive Power Plant in Angul district of Odisha. The Allotment Agreement for these ... Union cabinet approves proposal on doubling of 158.5 km Ranchi-Bandhamunda rail line at a cost of Rs 1921.94 cr Wednesday, March 23, 2016 New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for doubling of the Ranchi (Hatia) Railway line of 158.5 km with a completion cost of Rs.1921.94 crore. The project is likely to be completed in the next six year... Union Cabinet approved implementation of Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana -Gramin Wednesday, March 23, 2016 New Delhi: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the implementation of the rural housing scheme of Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana – Gramin.  Under the scheme, financial assistance is provided for construction of pucca house... International sand artist Manas Kumar Sahoo created sand sculpture on the eve of Holi Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Report by Dipankar Piyush, Puri: Holi  is a spring festival. It is also known as the festival of colours or the festival of sharing love. It is an ancient Hindu religious festival which has become popular with non-Hindus in many parts of South Asia, as well as people of other commun... Odisha: IIMC Dhenkanal organizes seminar on folk media Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Report by Arushi Jain and Amar Das; Dhenkanal: With an idea that mass communication is imperative for the development and empowerment of society, Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), Dhenkanal organized a seminar on the topic ‘Role of folk and traditional media in ... Union Cabinet approved $ 1,500 million project of World Bank support to Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) Wednesday, March 23, 2016 New Delhi: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval to the US $ 1,500 million project of World Bank Support to Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) [(SBM(G)].  The Project basically provides for incentivisin... Ministry of Railways clarifies regarding shifting of Wagon POH workshop from Kalahandi, Odisha to Vishakapatnam Wednesday, March 23, 2016 New Delhi: Ministry of Railways clarifies regarding shifting of Wagon POH workshop from Kalahandi, Odisha to Vishakapatnam.  Full text of clarification:  Ministry of Railways will like to clarify as under Regarding shifting of W... Another farmer allegedly commits suicide in Odisha Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Keonjhar: Another farmer allegedly commits suicide at Janardanpur village under Sadar block. Farmer ends life after consuming pesticide . The name of the deceased farmer is Purusottam Dehuri.  Recently a farmer end his life in Bolangir district on Tues... Odisha Matric examination results in May first week Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Matric examination results to be announced in May first week. This was informed by the School and Mass Education Minister Debi Prasad Mishra. Minister Mishra informed that evaluation of answer sheets of annual High School Certificate (HS... Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik will not celebrate Holi due to drought situation in the state Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will keep away from Holi celebrations this year too due to the drought in the State.  It should be noted that Chief Minister has been skipping the festival of colours for last two years. Last year, Patn... Odisha Govt effected major reshuffle in senior IFS cadre Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Bhubaneswar: The State Government on Tuesday effected a major reshuffle in the senior IFS cadre transferring 23 officers and posting 1986-batch IFS officer SK Achrya as the Nandankanan Zoo Director and shifting the incumbent zoo Director Sudarshan Panda of the 1987 batch as the new Regio... Odisha Water Conclave 2016 Organized By Ever Green Forum & KIST Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: State level Odisha Water Conclave 2016 has been successfully organized by EVER GREEN FORUM & KIST at Jayadev Bhawan, Bhubaneswar. Er. Bhagaban Sahu, Engineer in Chief of Rural Water Supply & Sanitation, Govt. of Odisha inaugurated this ... Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan reviewed plan for early revival of Talcher Fertilizer Plant Tuesday, March 22, 2016 New Delhi: Union Petrolium Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today reviewed plan for revival of Talcher Fertilizer Plant. He discussed with officials of Ministry of Coal, Fertilizer, Coal India, GAIL, RCF, CMPDI for early implementation of Talcher Fertilizer Plant ( Coal to gas based).... Pajero politics: Odisha Minister Sanjay Dasburma's Supporters took out a bike rally Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Supporters of Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Minister Sanjay Dasburma today took out a bike rally from Brahmagiri to Cuttack to submit a memorandum to DGP KB Singh demanding arrest of senior Congress leader Lalatendu Bidyadhar Mohapatra. As many as 2,000 BJD workers took... Odisha-based Centurion University Graded As Section 1 University by Australian Government Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Department of Education and Training of Australian Government conducts a periodic review and assessment of the education profile of collaborating countries.Centurion University has been graded at the highest level, i.e. “Section1 Univ... Morning school across Odisha from April 2 due to heat wave Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Morning school across Odisha from April 2 due to  heat wave . A decision in this regard was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the State Secretariat here. It was decided that the school will conduct f... Introduction of Rotavirus Vaccine in Universal Immunisation Programme in Odisha Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the national launch of the Rotavirus vaccine in the Universal Immunisation Programme, journalists from the national and state media discussed the importance of new vaccines in reducing under-five child mortality and improving child sur... CREDAI Odisha elected new Managing Committee Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: The new Managing Committee of CREDAI Odisha for the term 2016 - 18 has been elected today in CREDAI’s Extraordinary General Body meeting held at Mayfair Convention Board Room. Mr. D.S.Tripathy, Mr. Binay Kri... Central University of Odisha launched Lecture on Globalization and Contemporary International Relations Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Koraput: Central University of Orissa, Koraput organised CUO-HAL Distinguished Lecture on ‘Globalization and Contemporary International Relations’ at Bhanja Mandap, HAL Township, Sunabeda with the collaboration of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited t... Odisha Govt yet to receive aid from Centre to meet the drought impact Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Bhubaneswar: The State Government yet to recive any assistance from the National Disaster Relief Fund to the State to meet the drought impact in the State during the current year. This was informed by the Revenue and Disaster Management Minister Bijayshree Routray in the state Assembly r... Total 3,873 Bangladesh infiltrators are staying in Odisha Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Bhubaneswar: The State Government identified a total of 3,873 infiltrators by January 2015, and they all belonged to Bangladesh. This was informed by the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik informed this in the State Assembly on Monday in response to a question of Congress MLA Naba Kishore Das... Slash in Central shares put extra burden on Odisha with Rs3,887.61 crore Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Slash in Central shares in several Centrally-sponsored schemes has put an extra burden on the State exchequer to the tune of Rs3,887.61 crore during the current year 2015-16. This was informed by the Finance Minister Pradeep Kumar Amat stated this in the State Assembly. Air Odisha to start flight service to Balangir, Kalahandi from April Monday, March 21, 2016 Bhubaneswar: Air Odisha announced to start flight service to Balangir, Kalahandi from April. Earlier today Air Odisha runs usual flight operation after the State government grants 75% of pending subsidy amount. It should be noted that Air Odisha Aviation Pv... Odisha High Court issues interim order to stop temple construction by Iskcon in Puri Monday, March 21, 2016 Cuttack: The Odisha High Court today issued an interim order to stop the construction of a proposed Jagannath temple in Puri by International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskcon). It should be noted that ISKCON had moved the HC following Puri-Konark D... Sukinda Chromite Mine of Tata Steel Launches "Snakes Are Friends" Campaign on World Forestry Day Monday, March 21, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sukinda: Sukinda Chromite Mine (SCM) of Tata Steel, located in Jajpur district of Odisha, launched a campaign called “Snakes Are Friends” today, to create awareness on conservation and importance of snakes in biodiversity among school children, ... World Down Syndrome Day observed for the first time in Odisha Monday, March 21, 2016 Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Government of Odisha, Department of Social Security & Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities(SSEPD) organised an Awareness Workshop on the occasion of observation of "World Down Syndrome Day" for the first time in the state today. 
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