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Manoranjan Kar new OUAT Vice-Chancellor

Putting an end to a prolonged uncertainty, outgoing governor M C Bhandare on his last day in office on Sunday appointed Manoranjan Kar as the new vice-chancellor of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT). Kar, 57, met the governor and submitted his joining letter. He assumes responsibility of the coveted post, which had fallen […]

Aam Aadmi Party Odisha unit launched

The Arvind Kejriwal led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) launched its Odisha unit at Bhubaneswar on Saturday. At a colourful function, the AAP was launched in Lower PMG, the party members celebrated the launch of ninth State unit of AAP holding National Flag and photographs of party’s founder Arvind Kejriwal. Addressing a public meeting marking AAP […]

Nabakalebar of Lord Jagannath in 2015

Odisha Government will spend Rs 1,000 crore on development of infrastructure and passenger amenities for the Nabakalebar of Lord Jagannath in 2015 at Puri. A plan will be worked out for provision of drinking water, sanitation and release of drain keeping in view the requirement for 40-50 lakh people during the occasion. The recent stampede […]

CT Exam 2012 result published

Result of 2012 Teachers’ Certificate Examination or Orissa CT Examination is published today. 3451 no of students appeared for the Exam. 2327 examinees passed in first class, 81 students got second class and 2 students in third class. 334 students passed in compartmental. Result seekers can get their result at by entering their Roll […]

Ration card digitisation by 2014

Pratap Keshari Deb, minister of State for Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare said – the digitisation of ration cards across Odisha will be completed by the end of the financial year 2013-14. With the success of the ration card digitisation in Balangir block, the project would soon be taken up in the other districts as […]

Holi Festival in Odisha

Holi is a popular festival of Orissa. It is the full-moon day in the month of Falguna (March). Through the festival the spring is welcomed and enjoyed with mirth and merriment. This festival has been referred to in the puranical texts as Basantotsaba or the spring-festival. It starts from the tenth day of the bright […]

Mistakes in CBSE Odia question paper

The CBSE Class X second language Odia question paper, examination for which was held on Monday, has at least 30 spelling and grammatical mistakes. This makes an average of 2.5 mistakes per question in the paper that had 12 questions. None of the 12 questions is error-free. Even names of eminent Odia personalities have been […]

Apply online to become entrepreneur

Anybody aspiring to be an entrepreneur can now take the online route to apply for setting up a micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME). This will kick-start from April 1, a presentation on online EM application at district industries centre (DIC) on Monday revealed. The single-window system powered by entrepreneur memorandum (EM) portal, which has […]