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Bhubaneswar airport now International

The Union cabinet on Wednesday accorded international status to the Bhubaneswar Biju Patnaik airport. It was a long standing demand of the Odisha government that international flights be started from the airport to help boost the tourism potential of the state. The release added, the Biju Patnaik Airport in Bhubaneswar belongs to Airport Authority of […]

Grades not divisions in matric exam 2014

Before there was divisions in Matric results i.e. First, Second, Third division and Fail. Any of the four was written on a student’s mark-sheet and main certificate. But now Odisha government has decided to replace divisions with grades in the matriculation examination to reduce stress levels and unhealthy competition among students. Students will be evaluated […]

Oriya Calendar 2014 download free

After two months, we will step into a new year. Now everyone is searching for oriya calendar 2014. Some are eager to know about dates of odia festivals, some about marriage dates and some about auspicious days in 2014 to start any new venture. You can download Kohinoor 2014 calendar free from here for all […]

Sania attended Press Club Odisha event

Ace tennis player, Sania Mirza was at Bhubaneswar on Sunday. She was invited by The Press Club of Odisha to participate in an event arranged by them at Mayfair Hotel. She was the chief guest here to speak on “Women in Sports – The Way Ahead”. Talking about the challenges women face in sports and […]

IND vs AUS Barabati ODI called off

The fifth One-Day International between India and Australia was called off without a ball being bowled on Saturday (October 26). The formalities were completed after an 11am inspection of the Barabati Stadium by Nigel Llong, S Ravi, and C Shamsuddin, the umpires. “In this scenario, we intend to refund the money to the ticket holders […]

Odisha flood situation worsens

At least 10 people were feared killed and 95,000 evacuated as the flood situation worsened in Odisha following incessant rain in most parts of the state for the fifth consecutive day on Friday. Of the ten deaths, 6, including 4 members of a family were killed in wall collapse in Jagatsinghpur district and four others […]

Solila Parida won best foreign film award

English film “Desires of the Heart”, produced by Odisha-born Solila Parida, has won the best foreign film award at the LA Femme Film Festival in Los Angeles. The film, which deals with the ‘Sati’ practice in a light manner with a good dose of drama, suspense and great music, was shot in Savannah, Georgia as […]

Free talk time from Reliance in Odisha

Reliance Communications is offering a daily free recharge of 10 minutes for a period of five days, from October 20 to its customers in Odisha on both the CDMA and GSM platforms to ensure that they stay connected with their loved ones in this hour of need, a company release today said. Reliance has stepped […]