Monthly Archives: October 2020

5T secretary reviews Lingaraj temple project

Lingaraj temple project

Bhubaneswar: 5T secretary VK Pandian visited the Lingaraj area in the early hours on Saturday and reviewed of the progress of the Ekamra Kshetra project.  He directed the officials to expedite the work and set the target of November end for competition of land acquisition. It is learnt from the …

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Cab drivers take pledge to respect cyclist on city roads

Bhubaneswar:  Continuing the ‘Cycles4Change’ campaign in order to make the “Cyclegiri’’ a popular means of activity across the State Capital, the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) in collaboration with the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today organized an event in which nearly 100 cab drivers took the pledge to respect cyclists …

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Three interns under TULIP join Smart City

Bhubaneswar,: Under the ambitious The Urban Learning Internship Programme (TULIP), an innovative initiative of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and Ministry of Human Resources Development, three fresh graduates joined work at Bhubaneswar Smart City today. The three-fresh graduates, who joined Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) today are,Bithika Mohanty …

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Coal India’s CSR, Quality awards among 5 wins by MCL

Sambalpur: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) has bagged five Coal India awards, including two corporate awards for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Quality. BN Shukla, CMD presided over the prize distribution ceremony for 46th Foundation Day of Coal India, which was organised through online mode. OP Singh, Director (Technical/Operations), KR Vasudevan, …

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Comprehensive rehabilitation package for Mandakini mines

Bhubaneswar: The issues relating to coal exploration from Mandakini coal mines have been put on fast track with Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy reviewing and resolving the issues over a digital meeting here on Thursday. The matters relating to conduct of Socio-Economic Survey (SES), processing of forest diversion proposal, getting environmental …

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SOA University figures in Times World Rankings for 2nd year

Bhubaneswar: The Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan Deemed to be University here has figured in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Subject Rankings-2021 for the second consecutive year having been placed in the 601-800 ranking bracket in both Engineering and Technology and Computer Science category. In Clinical, Pre-clinical and Health …

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Eight projects of worth Rs 257 Cr for OMBADC districts

Bhubaneswar: Eight new projects worth Rs 257 crore were sanctioned for Odisha Mineral Area Bearing Development Corporation (OMBADC) districts in the Board of Directors meeting held under the chairmanship of chief secretary Asit Tripathy on Wednesday. Tripathy directed the principal secretaries and secretaries of concerned administrative departments to workout ‘weekly …

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JioFiber expands its service to five more towns in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Consistent high-speed internet has become an essential requirement for many with online classes and working from home becoming the general norm of the day in the present challenging situation. Keeping this in view, JioFiber, the most popular high-speed broadband service provider in the country, has further expanded its service …

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3rd phase human trial of COVAXIN at IMS and SUM Hospital

Bhubaneswar: The third phase of the human trial of COVAXIN, the much-awaited indigenous vaccine being developed against Covid-19, will commence at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here soon. As the number of cases and deaths due to Covid-19 continues to rise across the country, the battle against …

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