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Odisha Matric exam from February 25

High school certificate (HSC) examination, conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, will be held from February 25 to March 9. This was announced by school and mass education minister Rabi Narayan Nanda on Tuesday. According to board officials, examination of theory papers will end on March 8. Practical exam will be held on March […]

UN praises Odisha Govt and Media

Lauding the Odisha government’s efforts in reducing human deaths during Phailin, the United Nations has decided to highlight Odisha’s example globally, said special representative of the UN Secretary General for disaster risk reduction Margareta Wahlstrom. “The role of media was laudable for dissemination of information among people about the cyclone,” said the UN secretary general. […]

Odisha Govt to develop two more beaches

Odisha government has decided to upgrade facilities at Talasari and Udaypur seashores in Balasore district, to boost beach tourism in the state. Sea beach at Talasari is famous for its red lobsters which come from Bay of Bengal. Everyone, from child to old loves to watch these red lobsters. The longest sea beach from Udaypur […]

Hockey Champions Trophy in BBSR

Bhubaneswar will host the 35th edition of Champions Trophy men’s hockey tournament. It will be held between 13–21 December 2014. The eight-team elite International Hockey Federation (FIH) event will be held at the Kalinga Stadium, which is presently under renovation and will be in full shape by June next year, Hockey India secretary general Narinder […]

Solar system in Odisha police stations

To implement the much talked about Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and System (CCTNS), Solar power system will soon be installed in police stations in Odisha. As many as 161 police stations have been selected for the purpose. “We have entered into an agreement with state-owned Odisha Renewal Energy Development Agency (OREDA) for installation of […]

3 new exam centres for the JEE (Main)

The engineering aspirants in Odisha will get an opportunity to appear the JEE (Main) examinations at 3 more centres which will be set up in Angul, Bhawanipatna and Jeypore towns, following demands from engineering aspirants here. This is in addition to six approved centres in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Berhampur, Sambalpur, Balasore and Rourkela. The Central Board […]

Buy fresh vegetable online in Odisha

From now on, residents of Bhubaneswar will be able to order vegetables online. The Odisha state government, in partnership with a private agency, on Monday launched a website, where citizens will be able to order vegetables online and get it delivered at the doorsteps. The online service started by the state agriculture department in association […]

Lehar may trigger rain in Odisha

Odisha has not forgotten Phailin’s fury yet and Helen has just wreaked havoc in Andhra Pradesh. It is time for Lehar, a fresh cyclonic storm, to have formed over Andaman Sea. The southern parts of Odisha may experience the impact of cyclonic storm Lehar, which is likely to hit the coast near Kakinada in Andhra […]