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Screening of Odia Film Sabbas Biju garnered good eye balls

Sabas Biju, a film written and Directed by Santosh Panda based on Child Leadership and Child Right has been screened in Jayadeb Bhawan on 5th August 2018 amidst many distinguished guests and jam-packed audience. Audience those who witnessed the special screening of Sabas Biju had high praise for the movie and opined that the movie has been educational and inspiring one and it will have an immense impact to stop child labour from our society. Each student and their parents must see the movie as told to us by most of them. It is noteworthy to...

Bhubaneswar is all set for India ’s first ever tribal queen contest ADI RANI 2018

On 24th June 2018 at  Utkal Mandap, Bhubaneswar  , Odisha for  India ’s  first ever tribal queen contest 2018 will be held &  Ambassadors & guests from different country  will be part of this function .One of the biggest diversity is India’s indigenous culture Tribal culture. For the first time a historical event in Odisha Bhubaneswar is all set to take it up various Tribal  Capital of India and Tribal countries around the World .  By 20th June contestants from throughout country can...

International Conference on Indian Trade And Commerce inaugurated

 Bhubaneswar: Institute of Media Studies (IMS) and Kalinga Media Centre (KMC) have jointly organised International Conference on Indian Trade and Commerce (ICITC): Past, Present and Future  in Regional Institute of Education (RIE) campus, Bhubaneswar. Similarly, national repute research organizations like ICHR and ICSSR  associated with the event as academic partners. The conference has been inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister of MSME, W&CD and Mission Shakti Shri PrafullaSamal,Hon’bleMP Lok Sabha Bhartruhari...

Sixth Edition of AARYA Awards got announced in Bhubaneswar yesterday

 Parichay Foundation, a philanthropic organisation engaged in promoting Indian art and culture and bringing about economic and social upliftment for underprivileged women, organised the sixth edition of its signature event, Aarya Awards on March 6th marking the International Women’s Day, at Hotel Crown in Bhubaneswar. Renowned social activist and Arya Samaj leader Swami Agnivesh attended the award ceremony as the chief guest. This year, Parichay, which has been working towards women empowerment for the last ten years, has...

Eminent Hindi Poet Vishnu Khare to Receive First Jayadev National Poetry Award at OALF 2018

Bhubaneswar is all set to host The Third Edition of the Odisha Art and Literature Festival Festival, from 1 to 3 February 2018. Well-known Hindi poet and critic Vishnu Khare has been adjudged the winner of the Jayadev National Poetry Award (2017) for his poetry collection Aur Anya Kavitayen (And Other Poems). Khare will receive a cash prize of Rs 51,000 and a trophy resembling the image of the goddess Saraswati on 3 February 2018 at IDCOL Auditorium during the third edition of the Odisha Art and Literature Festival Festival, to...

College girl on a solo bike trip across India for the specially able soldiers

BHUBANESWAR: 'Ride for Soldiers' Mitsu Chavda, a 23 year-old college student from Surat Gujarat, reached Bhubaneswar on Monday as part of her nation-wide solo bike trip. She started her journey on November 26, 2017 to create awareness for paraplegic soldiers. "These soldiers became disabled while serving for the mother land. Mistu has covered around 5000 kms in six states including Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana, Andra Pradesh and Odisha.   During her trip she has been visiting to schools, colleges, clubs and...

KIAH Fashion Show, Organised by Parichay Foundation

The second edition of Kiah Fashion Show organised by Parichay Foundation stood out for more than one reasons. For the first time, acid attack survivors from all over the country came to the state of Odisha, to be a part of a fashion show for a cause. The survivors, each of whom is a source of inspiration for the society, walked the ramp to raise funds for the education of drop-out girls from underprivileged families as part of the Alaknanda Scholarship Programme, Parichay’s flagship project. The eight survivors including PramodiniRoul...

Convention & Seminar : Inclusive Growth of Odisha

Odisha CSR Forum in association with Western Odisha Forum organized an interactive session on Corporate Social Responsibility in Odisha at Hotel New Marrion, Bhubaneswar on November 18, 2017. The theme was “Inclusive Growth of Odisha” – Prospects, Challenges and Strategy. Mr. BK Mishra, Convener of Odisha CSR Forum presided over the meeting, in which various aspects of CSR and its future directions were discussed. Mr. Prashant Kumar Hota, Convener of  CSR Panel and Group CSR Head of Jindal Steel & Power Ltd shared...

3C Model of Development Conclave 2017

Bhubaneswar: YES We Can is a volunteer organization that is on a mission to make Odisha a developed state by 2036 when it completes 100 years. Their Vision is “A developed Odisha in India with people’s participation, augmenting confidence and cooperation”,  “Establishment of a knowledge based support system, with strong network between all the stakeholders and facilitation of appropriate development initiatives.”  YES We Can works to identify, nurture and scale up change agents to help enhance their...

Odisha to represent at Clean Cooking Forum 2017

 Bhubaneswar : The dependency on LPG after Ujjwala Scheme seems at higher rate. But little that, many know that, still majority of Rural India uses fire wood for cooking purposes. Causing threat to the environment and constant health hazards it’s quite possible and also evident that LPG is like a day dream for many difficult terrains in the state. Name it Koraput, Malkangiri or Kalahandi or even Nayagarh, the dependency on forest for fire wood unlikely quite high. Causing threat to our forest cover and also indoor...

FILM SABAS BIJU, BRINGS GLORY TO THE STATE

Film “Sabas Biju” which was officially selected for National Children’s festival , Rajastan last year for screening in 2016 again officially selected  for the 20th International Children's Film Festival India (20th ICFFI) to be held in Hyderabad from 8th - 14th November 2017. ICFFI is one of the largest and most colorful children’s film festivals in the world. The Film will be screened along with other films selected from other countries by Children Film Society of India, an autonomous body under the Ministry...

“Let’s pledge to stop Ageism. Age is just a number!”

Bhubaneswar, October 1, 2017. HelpAge India marks‘International Day of Older Persons’ this year with the theme ‘#Stop Ageism’. Marking ‘International Day of Older Persons’, an AwarenessWalkathon along with Signature Campaign is being held in the state capital by HelpAge India in collaboration with Senior Citizen Associations of the state.Above 400 Senior Citizens from various senior citizen associations joining the programme along with youth. “Elders across the globe face discrimination based on...

Bhubaneswar Youth Declaration 2017 has been passed at the First South Asian Youth Summit

Historic Bhubaneswar Youth Declaration 2017 has been passed at the First South Asian Youth Summit held in Bhubaneswar City, India from 17 – 20 September by World leaders to address key issues facing the youth of South Asian countries such as unemployment and corruption. The summit was organized to bring together young people in the region in order to address issues that impact youth in this part of the world and also to strengthen and tightening the existing relationships amongst the South-Asian nations.   It was formulated...

2nd Day of 1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017

  The 1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017 begins in the smart city of Bhubaneswar, India on 17th of September 2017 with an aim to explore the South Asian Youth to contribute in making this world inclusive one .  Except India, Bangladesh, Nepal , Bhutan,  Srilanka, Maldives , Nigeria , Kenya , Burma are also Part of the summit and the summit will conclude on 20th Sep 2017 . Addressing the summit, DG NYKS, Govt. of India , Major General DS Singh Said that a country can never defeat, if the youth is involved in decision making....

1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017 inaugurated in Bhubaneswar, India

1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017 was inaugurated yesterday in the temple city of Bhubaneswar with the global theme of “Creating a Sustainable Future: Empowering Youth with Sustainable Opportunities” from 17th - 20th September 2017 in Mayfair Convention Bhubaneswar City, Republic of India organized by International Youth Committee (IYC). A total of about 450 young leaders are participating from 61 countries including 8 SAARC’s Member States (India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, Afghanistan & Maldives)...

“1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017”

 Ready to Kick Off “1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017” from 17th September in Bhubaneswar City. 1st South Asian Youth Summit 2017 is ready to kick off with the global theme of “Creating a Sustainable Future: Empowering Youth with Sustainable Opportunities” from 17th - 20th September 2017 in Mayfair Convention Bhubaneswar City, Republic of India organized by International Youth Committee (IYC). A total of about 450 young leaders are participating from 61 countries including 8 SAARC’s Member States (India,...

International Literary Day observed at Phulbani by ‘Campaign for Peace, Kandhamal

Phulbani: On the eve of International Literary Day a meeting has been organised with the students, teachers and member of civil society by the Campaign for Peace, Kandhamal at Sri Balaji Junior College’s campus. After the opening song presented by the students like Priyanka Patra, Madhusmita Mohaptra, Asima Rani Pradhan and Sumita Digal , the students of Sri Balaji Junior College, the meeting was started under the chair person Mr. Pramod Nayak, Principal of the college. Source: orissadiary.com Source link:...

Parichay Foundation organized ‘Parampara’, honours Meera Parida, Rashmi Mohapatra, Dr. Lopa Priyadarshini

Parichay Foundation organised the third edition of ‘Parampara’ celebrating the guru-shishya tradition on Teacher’s Day, 5th September at Stein Auditorium, Indian Habitat Centre. A ten-year-old philanthropic organization, Parichay Foundation has been engaged in bringing about economic and social upliftment for underprivileged in urban and rural slums of Odisha and Delhi, particularly working towards women empowerment. That apart, Parichay has also been consistently making efforts to promote Indian art and culture....

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls upon people at Forgiveness Day programme

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan called upon people to make intensive efforts at the social level to make the principle of ‘Live and Let Live’ universal and acceptable to all. He said that the elite of the society must come forward to create awareness in the society in this direction. Shri Chouhan was addressing the ‘Forgiveness day’ programme organized at Campion School today under the aegis of Shri Jain Shwetamber Sakal Samiti, Bhopal. The Chief Minister asked for forgiveness at the programme...

“Communiqué 2017 – Media and Privacy A Mismatch?” Media Conclave at XIMB

Bhubaneswar: The Annual Media conclave “Communiqué 2017”, organized by IlluminatiX, the Media & PR Cell of XUB took place at Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar on Sunday. This year’s topic of discussion was “Media & Privacy: A Mismatch?” The conclave aimed at addressing the inherent contradiction between media and privacy over various platforms such as Print Media, Digital Media and the entertainment industry. Mr. Jawhar Sircar (The Chairman of Centre for Studies in Sciences, ...

Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi to launch Eastern stretch of Bharat Yatra from Bhubaneshwar

Bhubaneshwar: The Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation announced today, that the Bharat Yatra Mr. Satyarthi will be undertaking to fight child sexual abuse and trafficking, will flag off from Bhubaneshwar on the 26th of September 2017. The march will progress to and reach Bhopal on the 5th of October via Bilaspur. The Bharat Yatra will flag off from Kanyakumari on 11th September and culminate in New Delhi on 16th October, 2017.   This Yatra, launched to work towards creating an India that is safe for our children, has...

Radha Mohan Singh addresses the delegates at an event on “Securing Rights of Women Farmers: Developing a Roadmap for Action

New Delhi: Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister, Shri Radha Mohan Singh said that through its mandate, goals and objectives, the Ministry is trying to ensure that women become part of the mainstream agriculture, reap the benefit  of every penny spent on agriculture and contribute to agricultural productivity and production and in doubling the income of their families. Shri Singh said it today at the “Securing Rights of Women Farmers: Developing a Roadmap for Action” event, organized at the Constitution Club,...

KISS Students Set Guinness World Records in Laughter Yoga

Bhubaneswar: Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) creates another world record in attending Largest Laughter Yoga Class in the world on 29th August 2017. 15,991 Students performed laughter Yoga with Guru of Giggling Dr. Madan Kataria to create Guinness World Record. After verifying all the criteria of the largest Laughter Yoga Class, the official of Guinness World Records Swapnil Dangarikar presented a certificate to Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS for the achievement. The past Guinness Record in laughter Yoga was...

1st Mega Blood Donation Camp by ROTARY Club of Bhubaneswar Heritage

Bhubaneswar : Today morning ROTARY Club of Bhubaneswar Heritage organized its 1st Blood Donation camp at country’s Premier Institute-Hotel Management (IHM), VSS Nagar, Bhubaneswar. As a part of its campaign for “SAVE BLOOD”, a Mega Blood Donation Camp was inaugurated by Chartered President Sri Debabrat Panigrahi. Among others Dr DK Swain, Principal of IHM, Dr Joydev Ghosh, Blood Bank Officer were present on the occasion being jointly organized by Heritage Club & IHM. President Dibya Ranjan Dash, Secretary BK Sahoo,...

Tata Steel facilitates stakeholder consultation by IBM for deciding threshold value of minerals for eastern states

Noamundi: The Noamundi Iron Mine of Tata Steel facilitated the stakeholder consultation for deciding the threshold value of minerals for eastern states. The workshop to this effect was organised by Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM) at JRD Tata Training Institute auditorium, Noamundi. IBM is a subordinate office of Ministry of Mines, Government of India, which is engaged in the conservation and development of the country’s valuable mineral resources. The workshop was inaugurated by Ranjan Sahai, Controller General, IBM, who graced the...

Siksha & Anusandhan University is all organised THE MODEL UNITED NATIONS

Siksha & Anusandhan University is all organised THE MODEL UNITED NATIONS this August from 11th to 13th. This time it was GRAND. A 3 days high voltage debating sessions with 4 committees and around 500 delegates. The committees present in this upcoming high voltage conference are: > UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION (UNESCO) > WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION (WHO) > UNGA DISARMAMENT AND INTENATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL (UNGA-DISEC) > UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL (UNHRC)

Sri Sri University students led a social Awareness Campaign to quit social evils on 75th Anniversary of Quit India Movement

Cuttack: Sri Sri University which hosts 1200 students from 28 states of India and 5 countries of the world stood against the social evils today to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the historic Quit India Movement. Led by the students of Good Governance and Public Policy, 150 students from all streams of studies viz., BA Yoga, BBA, B.Com, MBA, B.Sc (Agriculture), BE (Architecture) etc have joined hands to fight against the disparity observed in the society. The rally started from Ram Mandir with the singing of National Anthem and...

Odisha: Huge Protest Rally Organsied by JJMA in Nuapada Demanding Implementation of FRA in true spirit

Nuapada: JamiI Jungle Mukti Andolan(JJMA), Nuapada affiliated to Campaign for Survival and Dignity(CSD), Odisha organized a huge protest Rally on 8th August 2017 at Nuapada. Around seven thousand Tribals and forest dwellers from all the 5 blocks( Nuapada, Boden, Komana, Sinapali and Khariar gathered at Mini Stadium in the morning and hold rally in the town and gheraoed the collector office and blocked NH 353 for around 3 hours. The protesters gave slogan against the district administration and tried to enter inside the collector office...

Swaachta Pakhwada organised at NTPC Kaniha

Kaniha: Swaach Pakhwada organised at NTPC Kaniha was organised recently at NTPC Talcher Kaniha. In order to create awareness on Swachta among the employees and their family members and CISF personnel various activities were held. During the fortnight observance of Swaachta programme i.e Mass Swactcha Pledge was administrated by Head of the Station among employees, Workshop on Cleanliness was organised for employees and Essay competition on role of students of Swaach Bharat was organised , Painting competition for children , Swaach Walk...

Nasha Mukti Yuva Sankalp urges govt to implement the anti tobacco legislation during the Asian Athletic Championship

Bhubaneswar: Nasha Mukti Yuva Sankalp-NMYS has submitted the memorandum to the Commissioner cum Secretary, Department of Sports and Youth Services and Director Health Services, Government of Odisha appealing to implement the anti tobacco legislation COTPA, 2003 during the Asian Athletic Championship to be held in Bhubaneswar. The section 4 of COTPA, 2003 prohibits the smoking in public places which also includes stadiums. While submitting the memorandum, the member of NMYS and anti tobacco Activist Md. Imran Ali mentioned that tobacco...

From a cleft child, Now Rajesh’s new life is all filled with smile

Bangalore: This is the story about little Rajesh and his grandmother who saved his life even before he was born. In the fifth month of pregnancy Rajesh’s mother Kavita went to the hospital to do the scanning. The doctor informed the mother that her baby will have a cleft lip. It was a big shock for the family who could hardly afford the cost for the scanning. The doctor made them even more afraid by telling Rajesh´s family that their best option is to abort the child. Confused and very upset, the young parents told...

Parichay Foundation inaugurated project “Prabha” Computer training institute for the underprivileged girls

Bhubaneswar : Parichay Foundation inaugurated project “Prabha” Computer training institute for the underprivileged girls undertaken by CSR of NTPC. Ingaurated by Rajesh Kumar, RED(East-II)NTPC, Shri A.N. Verma, GM(HR)NTPC, North MLA Shri Priyadarshi Mishra, Founder of Parichay Foundation Mrs. Rosalin Patasani Mishra.   Parichay Foundation, which has been engaged in the promotion of Indian art and culture and bringing about economic and social upliftment of underprivileged women and children in urban slums of Odisha and Delhi...

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS FOR SAARC YOUTH CAMP 2017

Bhubaneswar: June 26, 07.30 PM : Kabul is all set to organize the 5th SAARC Youth Camp as the proposed camp will be held from 20th – 24th July 2017 here in the capital city of Afghanistan hosted by the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in collaboration with SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Secretariat & IYC (International Youth Committee). SAARC Youth Camps are held annually to promote cultural interaction among the youth. It was held previously in India, Sri Lanka, Maldives and...

Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha graced second edition of Shrie Awards

 Bhubaneswar: Actor-turned-politician Bhubaneswar: Shatrughan Sinha graced the second edition of Shrie Awards organized by Parichay Foundation as the Chief Guest and gave away the awards to all men achievers, chosen from different fields.Shatrughan Sinha, was all praise of the exemplary work being done by the foundation to bring about a difference in the lives of underprivileged women and children and also appreciated the initiative taken up by Parichay to felicitate men achievers. Parichay Foundation, which has been engaged in the...

UAIL’s Project Saksham Empowers women

Bhubaneswar: Utkal Alumina International Limited (UAIL), a manufacturing unit of the Aditya Birla Group, is engaged deeply in meaningful welfare initiatives in communities living in the project area and its periphery. One such project is “Project Saksham”, an advanced training-cum-garment manufacturing unit, at Tikiri in Rayagada district. It is to enable unemployed rural women earn sustainable livelihood and become self-reliant. Commenced in February 2015, the project has so far imparted training to around 45 women from...

Transgenders follow in the footsteps of Mumbai counterparts, fight open defecation in BTCD

Bhubaneswar: The Southbelt Crew, the transgender volunteers educating Mumbai drivers to buckle up the seat belts could be an eye opener for the entire nation, but their counterparts in the Temple City, here, are fighting open defecation in their own way as volunteers to drive the mission of Swachha Bhubaneswar, and proving their way to a massive success story. The impact of the Southbelt Crew in the economic capital of India was such that their video in the costume of air crew talking about fastening seat belts for Mumbai drivers, had...

The 2nd Odisha Art & Literature Festival started at The Press Club of Odisha, Bhubaneswar

 The 2nd Edition of Odisha Art and Literature Festival was being inaugurated at The Press Club of Odisha , Bhubaneswar yesterday. Eminent writers and artists of Odisha have graced the occasion with great enthusiasm . Jatin das, Raghunath Mohapatra, Rakhal Mohanty, Dr Satyanarayan Mohanty, Dr Dilip rath were among the dignitaries who got felicitated for their outstanding contribution in their respective fields shared lot of insights and experience to the audience. Day-1 Schedule at OALF 9.30 am to 10 am Dr Soma Chattopadhyaya 10 am t0...

Odisha Art & Literature Festival to glorify the Artists and Poets coming soon to Bhubaneswar

Odisha Art & Literature Festival (OALF) is to be held in The Press Club of Odisha, Bhubaneswar on 10th June and 11th June. It is an endeavor to create a space for Odia as well as Indian writers, artistes, painters, musicologists, translators, lyricists, singers, playwrights, stage directors, cine artists and social scientists for discussion, deliberations though panel discussions, interviews. Asianbuck, a leading Digital News Product of Bhubaneswar is the Digital Media Partner of this prestigious festival. It would invite writers and...

Odisha CM felicitated Moneka, the first matriculate girl from Mankedia tribe

Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Paatnaik felicitated Moneka, the first matriculate girl from Mankedia tribe. “I was delighted to meet Moneka, the first matriculate girl from the primitive Mankedia tribe of Jajpur district. She is a role model, a source of inspiration for others to pursue education for empowerment and upliftment,” said CM Naveen Patnaik. I am happy to learn that Moneka is keen to be Skilled in Odisha and will be admitted to ITI Bhubaneswar. I advised her to strive hard to achieve her dreams. I presented her...

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik attended the Raising Day function of 9th Special Indian Reserve Battalion

Bhubneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik attended the Raising Day function of 9th Special Indian Reserve Battalion which will have its base in Kalahandi and provide security cover for construction of vital roads, bridges and culverts in LWE affected areas. Prior to the 9th, eight IR battalions and two Special IR Battalion have been raised to tackle LWE extremism in the state. The new outfit will fill up critical gaps in existing operational preparedness as well as development of infrastructure in the affected areas. He congratulated...

Odia community celebrated Odisha Divas, “UTKARSHA-2017” on 19th May 2017 in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi : India Social and Cultural Centre (ISC), Abu Dhabi witnessed the grandeur and vivacity of Odisha and its many dimensions on the day when the expat Odia community celebrated Utkal Divas and “UTKARSHA-2017” in this distant land in an effort to revitalize their roots with their motherland. The grand celebrations and cultural programs were witnessed by families of the expat community and eminent personalities from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Sharjah. The members of Odia Samaj Abu Dhabi organization is humbled and...

PM Narendra Modi announced in Mann ki Baat that Waste segregation to be launched in 4,000 Cities

New Delhi: My dear countrymen, Namaskar. It will perhaps be difficult for us to forget the year’s summer.. But, we are now awaiting the rains. As I am talking to you today , the holy month of Ramzan has already commenced . I convey my hearty greetings to all fellow Indians and everyone across the world, especially the Muslim brethren at the advent of this auspicious month of Ramazan ,. Prayer, spirituality and charity are accorded the highest priority during Ramzan. We, Indians, are very lucky that our ancestors have created such...

2nd Edition of YesWeCan Event unveiled with the Be The Change book

2nd Edition of YesWeCan event held yesterday evening showcasing the Lesser Known Change Agents of Odisha at Mahanadi Nivas Auditorium, Bhubaneswar. Founder  Shri Sisir Sahoo along with Editorial Head Shri Anil Bhatt and Founder CYSD Shri Jagadananda unveiled the 2nd edition of the book "Be The Change". Editor Sambad, Shri Saumyaranjan Pattnayak also graced the event. The event was a memorable one as it felicitated all the lesser known change agents of Odisha who have done tremendous contribution towards society.

Reaching the unreached – consultation on developing sustainable strategies in improving immunization in tribal areas of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Health Minister Pratap Jena, inaugurated a day-long consultative workshop for ensuring universal coverage with quality and complete immunisation in tribal areas of Odisha here today with a special emphasis on sustainable strategies.   Organised by the Department of Health & FW with UNICEF support, the workshop was attended by Dr P.K. Meherda, Commissioner-Cum-Secretary, Department of Health and Family Welfare, GoO; Ms. ShaliniPandit, Mission Director NHM; Ms. Yumi Bae, Chief, UNICEF Odisha,DFW & other...

ONGC felicitates Odia girl Miss Padmalaya Nanda, finalist of Little Miss Universe 2017

· ONGC authority hands over cheque of Rs 8 lakhs · Padmalaya’s family met Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan before for financial support Bhubaneswar: Oil major company Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) today at its Bhubaneswar office felicitated Odia finalist of Little Miss Universe beauty pageant, Miss Padmalaya Nanda who is leaving for the contest to be held in Georgia in Europe beginning on May 31 to June 6 representing India. Miss Padmalaya is among the fifteen finalists of this contest who are going to...

Odisha Govt to sensitise people about cyber attack through media

Bhubaneswar: The State Government on Friday decided to sensitise internet users about the cyber virus and its prevention and other remedial measures through media. A decision to this effect was taken at a high-level meeting under the chairmanship of IT Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera in the presence of Home Secretary Asit Tripathy, Crime Branch Special DG Bijay Kumar Sharma and experts of OCCAC, NIC and IIIT-Bhubaneswar. Though the Cyber Cell of the State Crime Branch and the IT Department have come out with a list of do’s and...

Odisha Governor Dr S C Jamir appeals charitable trust participation for developing education, health sectors in state

Report by Kahnu Nanda; Jagatsinghpur: The state governor Dr S C Jamir appealed charitable trust, philanthropy organization and social body to take active participation for developing health and education sectors which is inaccessible in few remote villages of state, besides state constitutional head Dr Jamir emphasized for eradicating unemployment skill development among youths are urgently needed. Speaking on the occasion of late justice B P Ray memorial lecture and unveiling late justice statue in Sivapur village under Biridi block on...

India remains firmly committed to assist the Palestinian people in achieving their developmental goals, says President

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee yesterday (May 16, 2017) received His Excellency Mr. Mahmoud Abbas, the President of the State of Palestine at Rashtrapati Bhavan. He also hosted a banquet in his honour. Welcoming the President of Palestine, the President recalled his visit to Palestine in October 2015 and warm hospitality of the Government and people of the State of Palestine. The President congratulated Mr. Mahmoud on his re-election as chairman of Fateh Party. He said in the re-election of Mr. Mahmoud people of...

Odisha: Making Berhampur Shrestha (the best city) campaign begun

Berhampur : Berhampur Children’s Federation in association with Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BeMC) initiated a campaign to make Berhampur Shrestha (the best city). The basic purpose of this initiative is to make the city clean, hygiene, green and beautiful and make holistic development of the city. The new commissioner of BeMC Shri. Nikhil Pavan Kalyan commenced the campaign near Khallikote University, Berhampur. Children started contributing their time, effort and talent by painting on the wall to make Berhampur a beautiful...

Odisha: Road Safety Campaign by 22 Bikes

Bhubaneswar: With the increasing numbers of vehicles on the roads, the safety of individuals has become one of the major concerns lately. As per the statistics from National Crime Records Bureau, the number of accidental deaths in the year 2015 has been recorded as high as 4,13,457. And surprisingly a majority of accidental deaths are among the age-group of 18-45 years. Apart from the vehicle drivers, pedestrians and cyclists are also becoming victims of road accidents, which figures are increasing rampantly over years. As a social...

SAMPURNA is launched in KIIT with great celebration

Sampurna, a gala initiative  by the Transgender Community of Odisha was being launched at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar on Sunday. The event was organised by SAKHA, All Odisha Third Gender Welfare Trust is celebrating the heroic contribution and inner qualities  of the Transgenders, Survivors of the Acid Attack and Cancer and Differently Abled Persons. This is for the first time that the city witnessed a gala event like this completely nurtured by the transgender communities of Odisha. The All Odisha Transgender Welfare Trust...

SAMPURNA, an initiative by the Third Gender to hit Bhubaneswar city

Sampurna, an event one of its first kind initiative by the Transgender Community of Odisha will be launched tommorow at KIIT University, Bhubneswar. The event is being organised by SAKHA, All Odisha Third Gender Welfare Trust is celebrating the heroic contribution and inner qualities  of the Transgenders, Survivors of the Acid Attack and Cancer and Differently Abled Persons. This is for the first time that the city will witness a gala event like this completely nurtured by the transgender communities of Odisha. The All Odisha Transgender...

Attitude is everything by Jatinder Singh, Founder Mera Kya Hoga

 Attitude de?nes life and life de?nes attitude. The quality of one’s life depends on the quality of one’s emotions and feelings. If anyone is habitually perturbed, indifferent and reluctant to invite new things, change cannot be expected. But if one creates interest in changing one’s way of thinking, one’s life will surely change to the extent of efforts one puts in. Our mind is equipped  with ‘two wolves’; one with positive thoughts and the other with negative thoughts. They fight each other...

Have the Will to Win by Jatinder Singh, Founder Mera Kya Hoga

Life is not always smooth. If it gives you happiness, it also brings a lot of miseries. One needs mental strength to face them. A weak mind that is unable to withstand sufferings invites only more miseries. What happened to Dronacharya when he heard the news of his son Ashwathama’s death? He lost his con?dence on account of grief and lost his life. Anger, grief, hatred, jealousy, ego, fear and inferiority complex are some of the obstacles which make a person weak and bereft of con?dence. But there are people who maintain equanimity even...
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