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Positive Cases of Coronavirus in the State Rise to 20

Bhubaneswar: Late yesterday night Odisha Government announced 15 new Covid-19 positive cases taking its total count of those affected by the virus in the state to 20. Earlier the government had announced shutting down of capital city Bhubaneswar, twin city Cuttack and Bhadrak for 48 hours. According to sources, three brothers living in Bomikhal also […]

4 Apr 2020 11:21 am
Sixth Positive Case of Coronavirus in the State

Cuttack: The sixth COVID-19 positive case has been detected in Cuttack, Odisha. The patient had a recent travel history to Delhi. In view of the incident, a shutdown call for 48 hours will be effective in Cuttack from Friday at 8 PM onwards till Sunday 8 PM. Apart from Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Bhadrak city are […]

3 Apr 2020 3:14 pm
COVID19 Lockdown Build a Flower Garden

The weather is nice and youve got ample time on your hands, its becoming the perfect opportunity to make any yard look like million bucks. No matter how big or small your space, you can have a flower garden. Gardening can be a great way to de-stress, as gardening combines exercise and activity, spending an […]

3 Apr 2020 8:30 am
Fifth Positive Case of Coronavirus in the State

Bhubaneswar: As per H&FW Department Odisha, a 60-year-old man from Surya Nagar, Bhubaneswar with multiple co-morbid conditions admitted at AIIMS Bhubaneswar tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, became the 5thCOVID positive case in the state. Earlier, Odisha reported its 4th positive case of COVID-19 on Tuesday. The patient is a 29-year-old male from Bhadrak district […]

2 Apr 2020 11:54 am
Fire Breaks Out at Bhubaneswar AG Square Vending Zone

Bhubaneswar: Yesterday evening around 15 shops were gutted in fire due to a fire mishap at the vending zone near AG Square in Bhubaneswar. The mishap occurred when all the shops in the vending zone were closed due to the ongoing lockdown. On being informed, two Fire Services teams reached the spot and it took […]

2 Apr 2020 11:38 am
Fourth Positive Case of Corona Virus in the State

Bhubaneswar: A 29-year-old male from Bhadrak district has been tested COVID-19 positive with an abroad travel history. According to the source the patient was traveled to Dubai. With this, the total number of coronavirus cases in the state has risen to four.

1 Apr 2020 11:49 am
Movement of Migrant Workers Across Odisha May Defy the Lockdown

Bhubaneswar: A serious problem is taking place involving the movement of migrant workers and their families from various districts of Odisha to neighbouring States. Such attempts may defy the lockdown as there is no way to check if any of them is already corona affected. More than 15,000 migrant workers from neighbouring states stuck in […]

1 Apr 2020 11:42 am
Fighting COVID-19: BMC Distributes Aahar Meals To Destitute Across Temple City

Bhubaneswar: With the lockdown for containing COVID-19 spread at community level bringing the entire Temple City to a complete standstill, as a humanitarian measure, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) started distribution of Aahar meals for destitute at three locations during evening hours. BMC started the initiative with 500 meals, destitute were served at City Bus […]

1 Apr 2020 10:32 am
Odisha Government Extends Validity till June 30 for Vehicle-related Documents

Bhubaneswar: The state government has extended the validity of vehicle-related documents in Odisha in view of the countrywide lockdown for coronavirus outbreak. While the Central Government extended the validity of fitness, permit, DL, registration, etc till June 30, the Odisha State Transport Authority has further extended the validity of LL and Pollution Under Control (PUC) […]

31 Mar 2020 1:52 pm
Prophecy in Connection with Covid-19 gone Viral. Fact or Fiction?

The government has issued all sorts of guidelines to help people protect themselves against the spread of Covid-19. But there’s another contagion that will surely amaze you- an image reference from the book “End of Days, published in 2008, going viral across social media platforms with at least 39,000 shares and 2,000 tweets, warning that […]

28 Mar 2020 8:30 pm
Third Positive Case of Corona Virus in the State

Bhubaneswar: One more patient tested positive for Covid-19 in Odisha and this makes the number of positive cases to three. The health department of Odisha confirmed it in a tweet. According to sources the latest Covid-19 positive case in the state is a 60-year-old man.

27 Mar 2020 11:00 am
Odisha Government to Setup COVID-19 Hospital with 1000 Bed Capacity

Bhubaneswar: Odisha will be the first state in the country to set up such a large-scale hospital exclusively to treat Covid-19 patients. The hospital will have about 1,000 beds and will be functional in the next 15 days, according to the source. The state government today signed two different agreements with SUM and KIMS Medical […]

26 Mar 2020 7:32 pm
Odisha Government Announces Complete Lockdown of 30 Districts

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government announces the complete lockdown of the state from today. All 30 districts will be under lockdown from Tuesday midnight till March 29 midnight to avoid the spreading of coronavirus.

24 Mar 2020 11:58 am
The Show of Solidarity on the First Day of Self-Isolation

Bhubaneswar: Not only Odisha but millions across the country put themselves under a 14-hour long voluntary curfew on Sunday to limit the spread of the coronavirus. This is the first day, happened across the country, of the next several days of self-isolation ordered by the State government in several districts. People across the country including […]

23 Mar 2020 7:45 pm
Week-long Lockdown in Odisha To Contain The Coronavirus

Bhubaneswar: To keep COVID-19 at bay, to limit the fast-spreading coronavirus epidemic, the Odisha state government has ordered a week-long lockdown of 5 districts and 8 major towns of the state, including state capital Bhubaneswar. Odisha has recorded two cases of Covid-19 so far. Both the patients are undergoing treatment in separate hospitals at Bhubaneswar. […]

23 Mar 2020 7:35 pm
Odisha Government Extended Lockdown To 14 Districts

Bhubaneswar: Government of Odisha extended the ‘lockdown‘ to 14 districts today. Earlier ordered ‘lockdown’ for 5 districts. Today nine more districts were added to this list. The extended lockdown will start for these 9 districts from tomorrow to March 29, 2020. The newly added districts are Puri, Nayagarh, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Baleswar, Dhenkanal, Sambalpur and […]

23 Mar 2020 6:22 pm
International Sand Artist Manas Kumar Sahoo Created a Sand Animated Video

Bhubaneswar: Shri Manas Kumar Sahoo extends his full support to this “Janta Curfew” through his Sand Animation and is trying his best to create awareness among people. Shri Manas requests one & all including the people from other countries as well to support this as far as possible for its success. In his Sand Animated […]

23 Mar 2020 1:09 pm
COVID-19 Advisory in Effect: Places of Worship To Remain Closed For Public

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government circulated advisory to all religious institutions such as temples, mosques, churches, and gurdwaras within Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation jurisdiction to strictly adhere to social distancing and coronavirus prevention norms and to restrict the entry of devotees with effect from March 20 and up to April 1st. Despite closure for the general public, […]

21 Mar 2020 8:46 am
COVID-19: One More Confirmed in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: On Thursday one more has been tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha. As per the report, again out of 14 samples tested at RMRC Bhubaneswar, one came out positive. The H&FW Department of Odisha had tweeted about the second COVID-19 positive case in the state. The second Coronavirus infected person is a native of […]

21 Mar 2020 8:38 am
Visiting Puri During Corona Outbreak? Get Your Information Right

Are you still planning for a trip to Puri during the virus lockdown? The answer for the wanderers is a strict NO. Most of the people are still wondering whether they can have a trip to Puri. You should probably cancel your trip to puri as the district administration directed all hotel owners to make […]

20 Mar 2020 12:31 pm
Wash Coronavirus Down the Drain

A sand sculpture by renowned sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik at Golden beach Puri, to spread a message – ‘Let’s Play Our Role and Do Not Panic For COVID-19’. As per the latest information on the virus outbreak, hands are the front lines in the war against COVID-19. Our hands act like sticky traps for viruses […]

20 Mar 2020 10:34 am
Weather Forecast Odisha: Light to Moderate Rain from Today

Bhubaneswar: As per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) and the latest weather bulletin, light to moderate rain or thunderstorm is very likely to occur in some districts of Odisha from today. Several places in the districts of Jajpur, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Kendrapara, Mayurbhanj, and Gajapati will experience light to moderate rain and thunderstorms today. Yellow warning […]

19 Mar 2020 7:30 pm
Section 144 Imposed in Five Districts to minimize the spread of COVID-19

Bhubaneswar: Section 144 has been imposed in Gajapati, Jagatsinghpur, Kandhamal, Bhadrak, and Mayurbhanj districts on Tuesday. To minimize the spread of COVID-19 prohibitory orders helps restrict public gatherings to less than five people.

18 Mar 2020 6:37 pm
Coronavirus Impact. People Cancelling Train Tickets.

Bhubaneswar: EcoR cancelled 5 trains and all over India 85 trains got cancelled due to cancellation of booked tickets by passengers amid the COVID-19 outbreak. In the last few days around one lakh, reserved tickets have been cancelled under the East Coast Railway jurisdiction.

18 Mar 2020 6:34 pm
Children Enjoying a Bath at Lake in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Cities are under coronavirus threat. But away from the humdrum of the city, away from any kind of pressure as schools are suspended and exams are postponed, countryside kids try water games. current generation kids miss that fun.

17 Mar 2020 7:56 pm
Odisha Reports First Case of Coronavirus

Bhubaneswar: First positive case of Coronavirus in Odisha reported today. According to sources, a 31-year-old man who has been infected with the virus had traveled to Italy and has now been admitted to Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar The man has recently returned from Italy and was put in quarantine in New Delhi airport where he […]

16 Mar 2020 1:28 pm
ECoR Takes Comprehensive Measures to Guard against Corona Virus (COVID-19) Infection

Bhubaneswar: East Coast Railway has geared up its entire machinery in a big way to take comprehensive measures on the prevention of Corona COVID 19 virus infection. It has directed the Railway Medical Wing and Divisional Railway Managers to ensure that adequate prevention measures are put in place across the zone. Control Rooms have been […]

15 Mar 2020 5:17 pm
Educational Institutes of Odisha will remain Closed till March 31 for Coronavirus

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced yesterday in the state assembly immediate shut down of all schools and educational institutions till March 31 to prevent the coronavirus outbreak. Speaking in the Legislative Assembly, the Odisha Chief Minister said: “All educational institutions shall remain closed till 31st March except for holding examinations. Cinema halls, swimming […]

14 Mar 2020 1:37 pm
Notification on Transmissibility, Severity and Precautions Associated with Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by the coronavirus, introduced to humans for the first time and was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. It is affecting 109 countries and territories around the world and has become a global issue now.  It transmits person-to-person mainly through the […]

13 Mar 2020 3:59 pm
Coronavirus Outbreak and How to Stay Safe

The outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by the coronavirus, introduced to humans for the first time and was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. It is affecting 109 countries and territories around the world and has become a global issue now.  It transmits person-to-person mainly through the […]

13 Mar 2020 3:59 pm
Herbal Holi Celebrated

Bhubaneswar: Actress Swapna Pati is the founder of Swapna Pati Foundation, organising herbal Holi all over India from last 8 years to promote herbal and natural colours for the Holi. Herbal Holi was celebrated at Hotel Kalinga Ashok, Bhubaneswar on March 8 from 6.30 pm onwards. Natural and herbal colours were available and used in […]

9 Mar 2020 4:48 pm
Celebrate Bright, Colorful and Eco-friendly Holi 2020

Bhubaneswar: March is here and all are looking forward to celebrating the festival of colors with a lot of gaiety, especially young children. Holi marks the onset of the spring season and the end of winter. As per the 2020 calendar, this festival will start on 9th March and end on the 10th of March. […]

9 Mar 2020 8:50 am
Xavier University Organised Odisha Budget Conclave 2020-2021

Bhubaneswar: Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) in collaboration with the Government of Odisha organized the pilot edition of Odisha Budget Conclave, the Peoples Budget 2020-21 on the 7th of March 2020. The goal of the conclave was to showcase an elaborate and intricate analysis of the Odisha Budget and how it is going to […]

8 Mar 2020 5:57 pm
Free Mo Bus Ride for Women on International Womens Day

On the occasion of International Womens Day all women passengers traveling in Mo Bus can avail a free ride. The most popular public transport brand Mo Bus started by the Odisha government and is operated by The Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT). Around 200 buses equipped with free Wi-Fi commuting intercity and intracity to simplify […]

8 Mar 2020 5:17 pm
The Virus Outbreak Affecting Odisha Tourism

Bhubaneswar: Corona Virus (COVID-19) is a global issue now, gripping the entire world. People are not willing to step out. More than 50 percent of tourists, both inbound and outbound have canceled their trips scheduled for summer 2020. Travel and tourism sector in Odisha witnessing the impact of the virus outbreak. Apart from inbound tourists, […]

8 Mar 2020 10:45 am
Weather Forecast: Light to Moderate Rain for Next 4 Days in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: As per Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) and the latest weather bulletin, light to moderate rain or thunderstorm is very likely to occur in some districts of Odisha in the next 24 hours. Yellow warning issued for Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal, Kandhamal and Rayagada. Light to moderate rainfall or thunderstorm is expected on March 8. Rain […]

8 Mar 2020 10:30 am
Why intraday trading beginners should learn trading charts

Making your way into the exciting world of intraday trading for beginners? While you may be attracted by the possibility to make quick money, know that it does not come easy. Like in other types of online share trading, traders need to carry out thorough research before executing any intraday trades. A useful resource in […]

3 Mar 2020 7:20 pm
First Khelo India University Games 2020 Concluded

Bhubaneswar: First Khelo India University Games Odisha concluded in Bhubaneswar yesterday. The University games concluded with a grand celebration. Panjab University took the championship trophy and Savitribai Phule Pune University stood behind them. In this year’s games, 113 universities bagged medals.

2 Mar 2020 6:42 pm
India will become a Powerhouse in Sport with Khelo India Initiatives

Bhubaneswar: Former India hockey player Deepak Thakur believes the Khelo India initiatives by the Government of India will propel sports to the next level, even transform the country into a global powerhouse in the near future.

26 Feb 2020 12:28 pm
Maha Deepa Raised Atop of Lord Lingaraj Temple

Bhubaneswar: The Maha Deepa of Lingaraj Temple was raised at around 9:40 PM yesterday on the occasion of Maha Shivaratri. A large number of devotees broke their fast after the Maha Deepa was raised.

22 Feb 2020 9:09 am
Devotees Celebrating Maha Shivaratri Across Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Hindu devotees are celebrating the festival of Maha Shivaratri with traditional religious fervour across Odisha today. On this occasion around lakh of devotees thronged to Lingaraj temple early morning today, soon after special rituals began to seek the blessings of Lord Shiva on the auspicious occasion. Puri: On the auspicious occasion of Maha Shiv […]

21 Feb 2020 10:47 am
Success Story Community of Badmul Ecotourism in Satkosia Tiger Reserve

Nayagarh: Satkosia Sands Resort at Badmul an Ecotourism project in Satkosia Tiger Reserve has earned a revenue of Rs.1 Crore by February 2nd week 2020 this year. The Ecotourism project started in the year 2016 with 3 number of tented accommodations on the sandbar of river Mahanadi with an investment of Rs. 2 lakhs only […]

21 Feb 2020 10:23 am
BMC Launches Eviction Drive on Various Parts in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Yesterday Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) jointly launched an eviction drive at Birabasa Basti, Laxmipur Basti, Gouda Sahi Basti & Srikrishna Nagar Basti (from Rail Vihar to Loyola School) over the left parallel road. The need of the left parallel road connecting Ekamra Kanan and Info City and the right […]

20 Feb 2020 2:58 pm
Xavier University Scripts Placement Record

Bhubaneswar: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier School of Human Resource Management, and Xavier School of Rural Management were proud to announce that they have successfully placed the students of the batch of 2018-20. Under the helm of Xavier University, students have successfully been placed in reputed companies. With new recruiters like AB InBev, Tolaram Group, […]

20 Feb 2020 1:06 pm

This year, the theme for TEDxXIMB 6.0 is The Sisyphean Wheel: Unwinding Happiness. It refers to the ordeal of the Greek character Sisyphus, punished to roll a gigantic boulder up a steep mountain, only to see it rolling down in a never-ending vicious cycle. While the task seems physically demanding, but the true intention of […]

19 Feb 2020 7:36 pm
Annual Odisha HSC Board Exam for the Year 2020 begins Today

CUTTACK: As the annual High School Certificate (HSC) examination 2020 conducted by Board of Secondary Education (BSE) begins today. According to the source, a total of 5,60,891 students will appear this year HSE exam across the state in 2,888 centers. The exam will be over on March 02, 2020.

19 Feb 2020 10:32 am
Corona Viruses

Corona Viruses, are a new strain of viruses detected in the human population. These are usually detected in animals, and till date never affected the Humans. As per WHO Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome […]

17 Feb 2020 5:57 pm
Reputation Today Conclave 2020

Bhubaneswar: Xavier School of Communications, Xavier University Bhubaneswar hosted a PR and Corporate Communications Conclave titled ‘Reputation Today on February 12, 2020 on campus. The Dean of XCOMM, Dr. Fr. Donald D Silva, SJ. extended a warm welcome to the esteemed speakers and the students who participated in this conclave from nine colleges from Bhubaneswar […]

16 Feb 2020 1:00 pm
Sand Artist Manas Kumar Sahoo Creates Awareness for Corona Virus through his Sand Art

Puri: Nowadays all might be hearing about the deadly coronavirus which is rapidly spreading worldwide. The only means to fight this deadly virus is by creating awareness amongst the people. That is what inspired International Sand Artist Manas Kumar Sahoo to spread his awareness message of how to safeguard oneself from this deadly virus through […]

14 Feb 2020 11:11 am
6th Outreach International Radio Fair

Bhubaneswar: The sixth edition of the two-day Outreach International Radio Fair began at Bhanja Kala Mandap here on Thursday. This year many local, national and foreign broadcasters have taken part in the mega event. Every year February 13th is celebrated as the World Radio Day among the radio lover. According to the source more than […]

14 Feb 2020 10:46 am