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Paint Your Roof White, Bring The Mercury Down

Bhubaneswar: More and more people across the country are painting their roofs white in what looks like the best way to escape the unapologetic summer heat. "We have been painting our roofs every year for the last 10 years and...
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Environmentalists Worry About Fewer Olive Ridley Nests In Odisha This Year

Bhubaneswar: Odisha is seeing a decline in the number of Olive Ridley sea turtle hatchlings in recent years. Fewer number of Olive Ridley nests were noticed in the coastal areas of Puri district this year. Sources said over 16,000 eggs were...
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Decoding Nationalism: The Odisha Boy Who Feeds Peacocks

Bhubaneswar: At a time when many youngsters may be whiling away their time aimlessly and others may be in quest of material gains, 20-year-old Kanhu Charan Behera is serving a national cause – feeding peacocks in the Peacock Valley at Talagara, near Naraj in Cuttack district. The...

Mount Everest: World’s Highest Summit & ‘Garbage Dump’

Kathmandu: Mount Everest, the highest peak and a mountaineer's dream summit, is known for all its mightiness and beauty. However, decades of commercial mountaineering have turned it into rubbish dump as climbers pay little attention to things they leave...

Strategies To Conserve Forests And Develop Social Forestry For Better Living

Forest is one of the most valuable natural resources on this planet. While playing a crucial role in carbon cycle, it provides a host of important ecosystem services including mitigation of global warming. Forest is the most congenial place...
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Naveen Patnaik Urges People To Enhance Green Cover

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday exhorted the people to protect and conserve forests in order to enhance green cover in the state. Inaugurating the Divisional Forest Officers' (DFOs) at the state secretariat here, the Chief Minister said, "I would expect...
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Two Crore Trees To Be Planted Along Both Sides Of Mahanadi: CM

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has started an ambitious plantation programme for plantation of two crore trees within a km along both sides of Mahanadi and other major rivers of the state for water and soil conservation, said Chief Minister...
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Odisha House Committee To Resolve Mahanadi Dispute: CM

Bhubaneswar: The state government has decided to form a House committee to resolve the water-sharing dispute between Odisha and Chhattisgarh governments, informed Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik here on Thursday. Following an all-party meeting, chaired by Odisha Assembly Speaker Pradip Amat, the Chief Minister said,...
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Mahanadi Dispute: 13 Political Party Representatives Stage Demonstration Before Raj Bhawan

Bhubaneswar: Representatives of 13 political parties, excluding BJP, participated in a demonstration staged by Mahanadi Banchao Andolan before Raj Bhawan here on Tuesday. "We condemn the dilly-dallying attitude of the Central Government in constituting a Tribunal to sort out the longstanding water...
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BJP Picks Sanat Gadtia To Take On Naveen In Bijepur

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The BJP has finally picked a candidate to take on BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bijepur assembly constituency,...