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A career in motorcycle racing is at its nascent stage in India and in a state like Odisha, it is but hard to find enough support and encouragement for a young lad to pursue a career in this sport. However, for Udipta Kumar Rath, who has been representing the state at the National Motorcylcle Racing …

Jalandhar Naik a tribal from Gumsahi village from Kandhamal District has nothing to show except his steely determination to carve out a 15-Km road for his three sons so that they can attend school in nearby town of Phulbani. A 45 year old Naik has never gone to school in his life but he wants …

Raja Mishra is a corporate job holder having an income package of Rs. 12 lakh per annum and he has seven novels to his credit. Its a great carrier to have and if you belong to Odisha then parents of marriageable girls will be worshiping you. Raja Mishra is blind due to an illness in …

T N Seshan, former Chief Election Commissioner who is credited for reforming the electoral polity in India, is currently living in an old age home in Chennai. According to a Dainik Jagran report, Sheshan and his wife Jayalakshmi are currently living in Gurukulam Old Age Home in Chennai. Both Sheshan and his wife have several …

State Government is planning to bring an abandoned ‘Dakota’ aircraft, flown by former Chief Minister Biju Patnaik to rescue Indonesian freedom fighters, to the state very soon. Sources said that the talks are underway with airport authorities of Netaji Subhas Bose International Airport in Kolkata for the purpose to bring the aircraft to Odisha. Dakota …

Indian hockey team defender Dipsan Tirkey was awarded with the 25th Ekalabya Puraskar 2017 instituted by Indian Metals Public Charitable Trust (IMPaCT) here on 7th January. Tirkey, who had recently played for the Indian National team in the Men’s Hockey World League held at Kalinga Stadium in the State Capital, received a cash prize of Rs …

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is going to issue new Rs 10 notes under the Mahatma Gandhi series with chocolate brown colour as the base. The new note will bear the picture of the Konark Sun Temple. The bank has already printed around 1 billion pieces of the new note, according to people familiar …

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched Rooftop Solar Programme for individual consumers. If any individual consumer installs solar system on the rooftop of his or her house, he or she will get 30 per cent subsidy. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said Odisha is one of the first few states to prepare its climate change action plan …

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been inked between Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT) for production of biofuel from paddy based straw on 24th of December, 2017 in the presence of Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. According to sources, BPCL has come forward on technology …

In an effort to reduce the increasing numbers of road accidents and resultant fatalities in the State, Chief Secretary AP Padhi on Wednesday convened a high-level meeting and held videoconferencing with the district Collectors and SPs and RTOs for preventive and remedial measures to reduce mishaps. The Chief Secretary laid stress on road engineering, intensifying …