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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

With Technical Know-How, This Balasore Farmer Hopes For Better Paddy Yield

Bhubaneswar: I am hopeful of a good yield from paddy this Kharif season," said Prahallad Behera, a farmer of Kuruda village under Soro block in Balasore district. He owes this confidence to the technical know-how gathered during his various interactions with...

Free Travel Insurance Worth Rs 25 Lakh On This Train

Passengers of Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express will now get free travel insurance of Rs 25 lakh along with luggage pick and drop service, exclusive lounges to relax and taxi and hotel bookings. For the first time, IRCTC will fully manage the...

Homemaker Drives Auto To Support Family In Odisha

Kavita Pradhan of Nahabeda village in Keonjhar district is no ordinary homemaker. This mother of two kids doubles up as an auto-rickshaw driver to supplement her family income. Kavita’s husband, Shankarshan Pradhan, is a vegetable seller and found it hard...

The Seeds Of Koraput Coffee Were Sown In 1987

News of Odisha government’s plan to open coffee brewing outlets in prominent towns under the brand name of Koraput Coffee and the inauguration of a mini coffee curing unit at the district headquarters town of Koraput must be giving...

Odisha Tea Seller Helps Poor Students To Crack NEET

Bhubaneswar: A noble initiative by a tea seller in Odisha is giving wings to wards of humble vegetable sellers, fishermen and marginal farmers to crack the NEET exam and qualify for admission in medical colleges. Akin to the famed Super...

Bargarh Farmer Reaps Harvest From Mobile Advisory

Bargarh: Ramakrishna Patel (25), of Bheden in Bargarh district achieved a rare feat when he completed intermediate in Arts stream from Remuda Junior College of the district. His friends moved to Raipur, the capital city of neighbouring Chhattisgarh and other places...

Air Asia Likely To Introduce New Services From Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Budget carrier Asia Asia is likely to introduce new services from Bhubaneswar to destinations such as Delhi and Hyderabad and a second flight to Bengaluru from the last week of October. Odisha Tourism Minister Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi announced this...

3 National Awards For Odisha’s First Community Radio

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Radio Namaskar, the first community radio of Odisha established in Konark, won three National Awards in different categories at the 7th Community Radio Sammelan in New Delhi on Wednesday. Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar gave away...

S Aswatha Narayan From Odisha Wins Gold At WorldSkills Contest

Bhubaneswar: Bringing glory to Odisha, S Aswatha Narayan won first-ever gold medal for India at 45th WorldSkills competition at Kazan, Russia, on Tuesday. He bagged the gold in Water Technology. Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA) Chairman Subroto Bagchi congratulated Aswatha on...

Odisha Police Station Among The Best 10 In India

Cuttack: Tarava police station in Odisha's Sonepur district has been adjudged as one of the 10 best police stations in the country, according to Annual Ranking of Police Stations-2018. DGP RP Sharmahanded over the certificate and memento to SP (Sonepur)...

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Odisha Boy Invents Low-Cost Solar Sprayer Machine

Bhadrak: Moved by his father's "trouble" in spraying insecticides, a diploma student in Bhadrak district has invented an automated solar sprayer machine. The young inventor,...
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