Monthly Archives: January 2021

English portal celebrates first anniversary

Engilish portal

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s leading English news portal on Saturday celebrated its first anniversary with senior journalists expressing the view that digitalisation was poised to transform the global news scenario. People across the world were lapping up the digital revolution and smartphones had become a huge source of news for readers, …

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JSPL gets Mahatma Award 2020 for COVID-19 humanitarian effort

JSPL gets Mahatma Award 2020 for COVID 19 Humanitarian Effort

New Delhi: Leading steel manufacturer of India Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has been conferred with prestigious Mahatma Award 2020 for its massive humanitarian effort to support the communities and local administration in fighting COVID-19 pandemic. Ms Shallu Jindal, Chairperson of JSPL Foundation, the social arm of JSPL, received …

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Orion 2021: First college fest of Odisha goes digital

Orion 2021

Cuttack: 7th edition of annual fest Orion 2021 of Sri Sri University was inaugurated on the 29th of January. The inaugural ceremony of Orion 2021 was graced by Shri Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi, Hon’ble Minister of Tourism, Odia Language, Literature and Culture of Odisha as the Chief Guest and Ms Anu …

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Odisha commits to eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases

Bhubaneswar: World Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Day, which is being observed today across India, is a key moment in the fight against NTDs, a group of preventable diseases include Lymphatic Filariasis (Hathipaon), Visceral Leishmaniasis (Kala-Azar), leprosy (Kusht-Rog), dengue, chikungunya, snakebite, rabies etc.that are responsible for killing and disabling millions of …

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Odisha govt aims to introduce local food brands in global market

New Delhi: With a bigger objective of taking local food products with specific brands to the global market, the Odisha Government is giving a major boost to large number of micro unorganized food processing units within the state for development under the PMFME (PM Formalization for Micro Food Processing Enterprises) …

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NACG EVAC India website launched

Bhubaneswar: National Action & Coordination Group for Ending Violence Against Children (NACG EVAC) India, the country-level civil society forum of South Asia Initiative to end Violence Against Children (SAIEVAC ) has launched its website on Virtual  Platform. The Website has been inaugurated by Dr. Rinchen Chophel, Director General, South Asia Initiatives …

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OPTCL inks MoU with IIT Bhubaneswar for establishment of chair

OPTCL Chair position in IIT Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited today signed an MoU with Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar for establishment of OPTCL Chair position in IIT Bhubaneswar in presence of Minister Energy, Govt. of Odisha Sri Dibya Shankar Mishra. Present on the occasion were Dr. Saurabh Garg, IAS Chairman OPTCL and Prof. …

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Implementation of 23 investment projects put on fast track

Bhubaneswar: After achieving No-1 position at the national level in the implementation of the industrial projects during last quarter of the year 2020, Government has put more twenty-three investment projects on fast track with Chief Secretary Sri Suresh Chandra Mohapatra resolving ground level issues through a project wise review. The …

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17th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav from Feb 6


6th to 8th February, 2021 at 6.30 pm at Foothills of Dhauli, Shanti Vihar Bhubaneswar: Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav is organized by Dept. of Tourism, Govt. of Odisha and Orissa Dance Academy in association with Art Vision. Govt. of Odisha has great mission and vision for development of tourism in Odisha. Culture …

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COVID-19 vaccination begins at Vedanta’s Lanjigarh Unit

COVID-19 Vaccination begins at Vedanta’s Lanjigarh

Lanjigarh: Vedanta Limited, Lanjigarh, the premier producer of metallurgical grade alumina in India, has started the COVID Vaccination Program for its medical personnel and healthcare staff on 23rd January 2021. Organised in partnership with the Community Health Centre, Biswanathpur, about a hundred personnel from Vedanta’s Health team at Lanjigarh will …

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