Sudarsan Pattnaik campaigning for ‘Prince Dance group’
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Puri: Orissa is a state of Art and culture. There are so many talents in the field of art and culture. Prince Dance Group - a group consisting of 26 workers and differently abled youth from Ganjam, Orissa have startled everyone by making it to...
Orissadiary appeals every Odiya to vote for Prince Dance group
Thursday, August 20, 2009
New Delhi: Orissadiary team appeals every Odiya to vote for Prince Dance group that reached the finals of the unique TV show, "India's Got Talent", hosted by Colours TV. Prince Dance Group's achievement is no small, as two of its members are suffering...
Capturing spirit of Rath Yatra around the world - an ETV Oriya initiative
Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Bhubaneswar: For the 4th. consecutive year 'ETV Oriya' is going to present the innovative audio-visual capsule, titled “DARIAAPARI JAGANNATH” (the yatra of Lord Jagannath across the globe), on
Oriya film actress Usasi Mishra to tie the knot on June 27
Monday, June 22, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: Leading Oriya film actress Usasi Mishra would marry with Bengali actor Ratan Lakmani here on June 27, sources here said.
Ratan is the son of Narasal and Bhagyadevi Lakmani of Kolkata. Usasi started her career in Sabyasachi Mo...
Reconciliation between Oriya actress, husband fail
Thursday, May 14, 2009
Puri : A local court 's attempts for
SOS mothers felicitated on Mothers Day
Sunday, May 10, 2009
Bhubaneswar: The SOS Children Village here on occasion of Mothers Day on Sunday felicitated 22 SOS Mothers for their dedication in shaping future of so many children in need and strengthening the SOS India endevaour in presence of noted cine artist Aparijita Mohanty.
Sreya Fule crowned Nanhipari Little Miss India 2009
Monday, May 04, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Bhubaneswar : Sreya Fule from Maharashtra has won the title Nanhipari Miss India 2009. In the 9th edition of this Little Miss India Contest organized from 1st to 3rd May in the KIIT University Campus, 30 participants from 15 states were invited...
Tagore Songs in Oriya to mark Rabindra Jayanti in Orissa on May 8
Monday, May 04, 2009
Report by Orissa Diary Correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) of the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, is organizing its first programme in Orissa on the occasion of the 148th Birth Anniversary of Nobel laureate poet Gur...
Gitanjali Acharya stood first in 3rd Nabeen Kalakar selection
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Bhubaneswar : National Odissi Dancer selection programme ' Third Nabeen Kakakar ' organised by The Devadasi Nrutya Mandir has been announced . Gitanjali Acharya has been selected and stood First.She will be awarded ,felicitation and ca...
KAMYAB Television in Orissa got license from Union Ministry of IB
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: KAMYAB Television Pvt. Ltd. a media and entertainment company and part of the Kamyab group has got license from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting for it's satellite chanel Kamyab TV.This is ...
Documentary on vending zones in Bhubaneswar
Sunday, March 15, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: NASVI, a national organization working for the roadside vendors has decided to make a documentary film on the newly setup vending zones in Bhubaneswar depicting the history of revolutio...
BYOFF Film Festival begins in puri
Sunday, February 22, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Puri: Bring Your Own Film Festival (BYOFF) is back in Puri for the sixth consecutive year. The five-day programme, which kicked off on the Pink House beach on Saturday aims at providing a platform t...
Bhubaneswar DD Kendra adjudged best in India
Friday, February 20, 2009
Report by Orissadiary bureau; Bhubaneswar: The city Doordarsan Kendra has been adjudged the best Kendra for 2008 in the country in terms of quality programme production, number of live events, introduction of new and innovative program...
Prafulla Kar Samman for Shantanu Mohapatra
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Bhubaneswar: Orissa Sangeet Natak Akademi president Shantanu Mohapatra was conferred the Prafulla Kar Samman for 2009 here on Monday during the 70th birth anniversary celebration of the v...
Culture Minister presents State Film award -2007
Saturday, February 14, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent, Bhubaneswar: The controversial State Film award -2007 has been given to the awardees by the Minister of Culture Suryanarayan Patra in a function at Utkal Mandap in the evening of Friday. In this function among others Secretary of Cu...
Orissa film awards for 2007 announced; Jayadev Award for Ramchandra Pratihari
Sunday, February 08, 2009
Report by Suchismita Sahoo; Bhubaneswar: Orissa Government today announced state film awards for 2007. It was announced by Culture minister Surya Narayan Patro here on Sunday. Versatile actor Ramachandra Pratihari would be conferred the prestigious Jayadev award, regarded as the h...
AIR Cuttack celebrates 62nd foundation day
Wednesday, February 04, 2009
Report by Orissadiary correspondent; Cuttack: All India Radio, Cuttack
5th UMPA Award to be given on March 10
Friday, January 30, 2009
By Rashmi r Parida; Bhubaneswar: Utkal Music Producers Association will be given the 5th UMPA awards-2008 to various noted artists, actors, actress, technicians and singers of the State on March 10 at a g...
An Ode to Marang Buru – The God of Forest
Monday, December 29, 2008
Bhubaneswar: Set in the backdrop of Orissa’s forest tracts, in the Eastern India, the film "AN ODE TO MARANG BURU – THE GOD OF FOREST” chronicles a whole range of stories, legends, myths, songs, dances, riddles, proverbs, metaphors and...
Hrushikesh Bhoi new Kansa of Bargarh Dhanu Yatra
Friday, December 19, 2008
Bargarh: The famous annual Dhanu Yatra here, which will begin from January 1, has now got a new lead actor, Hrushikesh Bhoi, to play the crucial character of Kansa. Bhoi...
Fitfat award for Uttam Mohanty
Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Cuttack: Veteran Ollywood star Uttam Mohanty was conferred with the 5th Fitfat Bioscope Award at a glittering function held at Kala Bikash Kendra here on
Film on blind artist wins award at Barcelona Fest
Monday, December 08, 2008
Balangir: After winning award in the San Francisco Short Film Festival, the film on blind artist Pabitra Kumbhar of Balangir district ‘I sing, therefore I am’ has won critics award at the Barcelona Film Festival. Besides, the other films namely The Sa...
Konark Festival kicks off
Thursday, December 04, 2008
Konark: The 19th Konark Festival of classical dances was inaugurated by Agriculture Minister Surendra Nath Naik at the open-air auditorium here on Thursday.
AIR Cuttack doubles time span of news bulletin
Tuesday, December 02, 2008
Bhubaneswar: The news services division of All India Radio, Cuttack, has doubled the span of its broadcast of the five-minute afternoon bulletin in Oriya.
Commencing on Monday, AIR, Cuttack would broadcast three regional bulletins daily, informed the sources.
While the m...
Saregama releases Sampoorna Geetagovinda
Thursday, November 20, 2008
Bhubaneswar: A set of five audio CDs comprising 24 songs and all 72 shloks with connecting and interlude music, Sampoorna Geetagovinda, which presents the complete and unabridged version ...
FitFat Bioscope Award for actor Uttam Mohanty
Sunday, November 16, 2008
Cuttack: Uttam Mohanty, the first mega star of Ollywood and pioneer of single-hero films, has been nominated for the fifth FitFat Bioscope Award 2008.
Odishi dancers to perform in 12 foreign countries in Asia and Europe
Tuesday, November 11, 2008
Cuttack: A team of six Odishi dancers under the leadership of eminent dance guru Meera Das left here on Tuesday to perform in at least 12 foreign countries in Asia and Europe.
BMC music festival from November 14
Sunday, November 09, 2008
Bhubaneswar: The capital city is gearing up for three-day festival of Indian classical music to be hosted by the four-decade-old Bhubaneswar Music Circle (BMC) in association with corporate giant Vedanta Group at Rabindra Mandap from November 14 to 16.
Known as Vedant-BMC mus...
State to constitute a panel to promote Odissi dance
Friday, October 31, 2008
Bhubaneswar: As part of its policy to promote Odissi dance as a brand ambassador for the State, the State government would soon constitute a council of experts to guide the government and dance institutions on policies and programmes for promotion of the dance form.
Bollywood Nite Fashion Show in Bhubaneswar
Saturday, October 18, 2008
Bhubaneswar: Popular models scorched the ramp at the Bollywood Nite Fashion Show held at Pantaloons Mall here on Friday. The fashion show was a part of the Pantaloons ongoing 'Biggest Days of Bhubaneswar...
Akshaya music competition held
Sunday, September 28, 2008
Bhubaneswar: With an aim to popularise the songs of eminent Oriya music director and lyricist Akshaya Mohanty, a State-level song competition Akshaya Sangeet Pratiyogita...