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Omfed milk price to go up by Rs 2

Milk will be costlier by Rs 2 per litre from February 4. State-owned Odisha State Cooperative Milk Producers’ Federation (Omfed) on Thursday announced to increase the rate – second such hike in five months. Consumers have to shell out Rs 28 per litre of toned milk compared to Rs 26 per litre at present while […]

Odisha XI upset Pakistan Women

Pakistan Women lost their second warm-up match against Orissa Women Cricket Team by four wickets in Cuttack. Pakistan were bowled out for a low total of 154 after they chose to bat. The start was not ideal as they lost both their openers with only two runs on the board, both dismissed by Sujata Mallik […]

Archita Miss India Kolkata 1st Runner Up

Archita Sahu was named the winner of Lakme Absolute Femina Miss Eyeconic eyes. She ended up as Pond’s Femina Miss India Kolkata 2013 1st runner up at Hotel Park Plaza Ballygunge Kolkata on January 28, 2013. Pond’s Femina Miss India Kolkata 2013 wrapped up the pageant finale with grandeur with Sagarika Chhetri as Pond’s Femina […]

Jana Gana Mana short film

‘Jana Gana Mana’ is an award winning short film produced and directed by two Odia persons, screened in Hyderabad on the occasion of Republic Day. The 12-minute film also aired on several Telugu entertainment channels in Andhra Pradesh the same day. The film, produced by Prabahakar Patnaik of the same town, won the best film […]

Students appear matric exam at their own schools

The state government has decided that students of 2,500 schools, which have been identified as examination centres, will appear the High Shool Certificate (HSC) examination at their own school. Students of the remaining schools will also be allotted examination centres within 10 km radius of their school. Earlier, the students appeared for HSC examinations at […]

Bhubaneswar Passport Mela in February

Bhubaneswar regional passport office here will organize passport fairs on February 2 and February 23 in view of high demand for passports. The passport office expects to receive around 1,100 applications on these two holidays. Applicants, who intend to apply for regular passports, are required to approach the passport seva kendra (PSK) at the passport […]

Chetan Bhagat visited Bhubaneswar

Chetan Bhagat was in Bhubaneswar to participate in a seminar ‘Motivation to succeed in IIT-JEE’ organised by Vidwan Classes at Utkal Mandap. The renowned author advises students to respect their dreams. “There is no success mantra. You have to respect yourself and your dreams. You are the hero of your life and you have to […]

Light and Sound show on Netaji

The executive body of Netaji Birthplace Museum Trust decided to set up a musical fountain in the landscaped garden of the museum to go with the light-and-sound show project involving a 20-minute show on life of Netaji. “The light-and-sound show will be unveiled by chief minister Naveen Patnaik on January 23,” the museum curator said. […]