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Odisha Education Service Association has decided to call off the strike

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Bhubaneswar:25/11/18: Odisha Education Service (School Branch) Association has decided to call off the strike after the state government promised to restructure the Odisha Education Service cadre and implementation of cadre rule. A high-level meeting, chaired by Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi, was held here on Saturday in the presence of Education service employees to discuss the issue. After a brief ...

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Winter Session of 15th Odisha Legislative Assembly ended 18-day before the scheduled closure

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Bhubaneswar: 24/11/18:After functioning for only five days since November 16 including holidays, the Winter Session of 15th Odisha Legislative Assembly (OLA) ended today after functioning normally without any ruckus or adjournments. Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat adjourned sine die 18-day before the scheduled closure. As per the OLA Secretariat’s earlier Notification, the Winter Session was scheduled to continue till December 15. ...

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Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the week-long 7th annual National Tribal Craft Mela 2018

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Bhubaneswar:24/11/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the week-long 7th annual National Tribal Craft Mela 2018 at Tribal Museum Complex, SCSTRTI in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. Development Commissioner R Balkrishnan, SCSTRTI Director AB Ota, other dignitaries, representative of other reputed organizations were present on the occasion. “Our Tribal Museum is the best tribal museum in the entire country. We are giving it ...

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Odisha Chief Minister unveiled the logo of Buxi Jagabandhu Assured Drinking Water to all Habitations (BASUDHA)

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Bhubaneswar:18/11/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik unveiled the logo of Buxi Jagabandhu Assured Drinking Water to all Habitations (BASUDHA) scheme at the secretariat here on Saturday. The Chief Minister also launched BASUDHA Helpline-1916— a dedicated grievance management initiative for rural water supply in the state for the public. “I hope rural people will get access to record their complaints regarding breakdown ...

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‘Business Leadership Summit’ kicked off on the second day of ‘Make In Odisha Conclave’

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Bhubaneswar:12/11/18: The ‘Business Leadership Summit’ kicked off on the second day of ‘Make In Odisha Conclave’ here on Monday with Reliance chairman Mukesh Ambani announcing an investment of Rs 3,000 crore in the State in the next three years while Tata Sons Group chairman, Natarajan Chandrasekaran assuring Rs 25,000 crore investment. Speaking on the occasion, Ambani said that his company ...

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MSME, W&CD & SSEPD Minister gave away state export awards to 24 exporters in the State Export Award

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Bhubaneswar:12/10/18: MSME, W&CD & SSEPD Minister Prafulla Samal gave away state export awards to 24 exporters in the State Export Award ceremony organized by the MSME Department on Thursday. M/s. Vedanta Ltd, Jharsuguda bagged the best export award in the large industry category, while it was given to M/s. R.B. Agarwalla & Company Pvt. Ltd. in the micro and small ...

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Odisha Governor laid the foundation stone of country’s first 2G Ethanol Bio-refinery in Bargarh

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Bhubaneswar:10/10/18; Odisha Governor Professor Ganeshi Lal on Wednesday laid the foundation stone of country’s first 2G Ethanol Bio-refinery in Bargarh in the presence of Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) will set up the ethanol plant with an investment of Rs 1000 crore and it would be completed by December 2020. “The newly introduced National Biofuel Policy-2018 ...

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Depression over the Bay of Bengal intensified

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Bhubaneswar:9/10/18: The depression over the Bay of Bengal intensified on Tuesday and moved towards Odisha-Andhra Pradesh coast before taking the shape of a cyclonic storm, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The fear of a cyclonic storm thickened as the deep depression remained practically stationary and lay centered at about 560-km southeast of Gopalpur in Odisha and 510-km southeast of Kalingapatanam ...

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Medicine shops across Odisha will remain closed on September 28 protest against online sale of medicines

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Bhubaneswar:25/9/18: The medicine shops across Odisha will remain closed on September 28, said an official of Utkal Chemists and Druggists Association on Tuesday. The association has decided to close the medicine shops as a part of the nationwide strike by the All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD) on September 28. Utkal Chemists and Druggists Association Secretary Prasanta Mohapatra said ...

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