Keyword Results for   'orissa'  
Odisha festival enthrals people, brings closer Tripura and Orissa  Apr 2, 11:29 am
Agartala, April 2 (ANI): Colourful traditional dances, performance of songs and music marked the 'Odisha festival' to commemorate the 'Utkal Divas' was celebrated at the Tripura capital.
IIMC professor resigns saying he was 'targeted' for backing Rohith Vemula  Mar 4, 11:00 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 4 (ANI): Alleging that he was being 'targeted' for backing the protests over Hyderabad scholar Rohith Vemula's suicide, Amit Sengupta a senior professor from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) in Delhi resigned after he was posted to Orissa, saying said that the prestigious varsity had been reduced into a 'hand-maiden of a vicious, undemocratic and partisan regime'.
SC orders stay on admissions in 100 medical seats in Odisha  Nov 11, 11:16 am
New Delhi, Nov. 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court has ordered a stay on admissions in 100 medical seats in Hi-Tech Medical College and Hospital, Rourkela, and 50 seats in Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Three Maoists gunned down in Malkangiri  Jul 31, 6:01 pm
Malkangiri (Orissa), July 31 (ANI): Three Maoists, including two women, were gunned down in an encounter by the Odisha SOG (Special Operation Group) on Friday.
First Indo-Nepal friendship motor rally to begin on Feb. 27  Feb 24, 4:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The first Indo-Nepal Friendship Motor Rally 2015 from Puri, Orissa to Kathmandu will start on February 27 and will conclude in Delhi on March 8 this year.
Ferguson in flames after jury fails to charge officer in Brown shooting case  Nov 25, 1:06 pm
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): The grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in Michael Brown shooting case was met with violence on the streets of the city.
Andhra Pradesh, Orissa brace for cyclonic storm Hudhud   Oct 10, 10:06 am
Visakhapatnam, Oct. 10 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh and Odisha are bracing for the fast approaching cyclone Hudhud which is expected to have a landfall on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.
Cyclone Hudhud: NDRF teams sent to Andhra, Orissa; teams in Bihar, West Bengal on standby  Oct 8, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director General O P Singh on Wednesday said that in anticipation of Cyclone Hudhud, which is currently brewing in Bay of Bengal, teams have been sent to Orissa and Andhra Pradesh, with a battalion each in Bihar and West Bengal on standby.
Toshiba wins major order in India for super-critical steam turbine and generators  Feb 24, 1:34 pm
Tokyo, Feb.24(ANI): Toshiba Corporation today announced that Toshiba JSW Power Systems Private Ltd., a Toshiba Group company based in Chennai, India, has been awarded a contract by NTPC Limited, India's largest state-owned energy service provider, for the supply of two 800MW super-critical steam turbine and generator island packages for the Darlipali Super Thermal Power Station in Darlipali, Orissa state.
Telangana row: Jagan Reddy meets Naveen Patnaik   Nov 24, 6:18 pm
Bhubaneshwar, Nov. 24, (ANI): YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday met Orissa Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik and discussed the issue of division of Andhra Pradesh.
Manmohan Singh lauds NDMA for collaborated efforts during cyclone Phailin  Oct 28, 8:45 pm
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday lauded the efforts of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in tackling Cyclone Phailin, and said that timely evacuation and minimal loss of lives in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh was possible due to the collaboration between different agencies.
IBM to help Manthan Broadband transform customer experience  Sep 10, 5:51 pm
Kolkata (West Bengal), Sept.10 (ANI-Business Wire India): IBM today announced a strategic ten-year deal with Manthan Broadband Services Pvt. Ltd., a leading cable multi system operator (MSO) in Eastern India, serving more than three million households in West Bengal, Orissa, Jharkhand, Meghalaya and Assam.
Mukherjee asks varsities to use technology solutions to help bright students  Aug 30, 4:51 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 30 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that many bright students are prevented by geographic location or economic difficulty from seeking higher education, and called upon the universities to use technology solutions like e-education to address the problems of accessibility, quality, affordability and faculty shortage.
England thrash S.Africa by seven wickets in Women's World Cup  Feb 10, 4:12 pm
Cuttack (Orissa), Feb.10 (ANI): Seamer Anya Shrubsole's career-best figures of five for 17 helped England to beat South Africa by seven wickets at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Sunday.
ICC Women's WC Pak team has no problems with stadium accommodation   Jan 31, 1:03 pm
Karachi, Jan. 31 (ANI): Pakistan women team manager Ayesha Ashar has said the decision to accommodate her team at Cuttack's Barabati Stadium owing to threats from India's right-wing parties, is not disturbing, and is in fact, quite comfortable.
Indian NGO bags first 'Global+5 award' in Geneva for providing rural communities with toilets, running water  Oct 12, 11:33 am
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): An innovative scheme by an NGO to provide rural Indian communities with toilets and running water in every house has been given the first 'Global+5 award' in Geneva, USA.
President poll race hots up; Sangma meets Naveen Patnaik  May 22, 11:52 am
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): While the race for India's next President gathering pace, former Lok Sabha Speaker P.A. Sangma on Tuesday met Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Presidential polls: Sangma thanks Jayalalithaa, Patnaik on behalf of tribal community  May 17, 8:07 pm
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Former Lok Sabha Speaker P.A. Sangma on Thursday welcomed the decision of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to back him for the president's post, and urged the leaders of various other political outfits to also support him.
As authorities pass the buck, foodgrains rot  May 16, 6:02 pm
Cuttuck, May 16 (ANI): More than 600 quintals of rice is rotting in railway godowns here in Orissa as the authorities have failed to store it in cold storage and refuse to take responsibility for the damage.
Personal guard of top Maoist leader Sabyasachi surrenders  May 5, 10:16 am
Paralakhemundi (Orissa), May 5 (ANI): In a major cause of worry for the left ultras, a close confidante and personal guard of top Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda, Prashant Majhi alias Sushant, surrendered before police in Paralakhemundi in Orissa.
Top woman Maoist leader surrenders in Orissa  Apr 28, 3:32 pm
Malkangiri, Apr 28 (ANI): Disillusioned by the Maoist ideology, a top woman rebel commander Nirmala, involved in various incidents of violence, surrendered before the police in Orissa's Malkangiri District.
NCTC row: Centre should take states into confidence, says Patnaik  Apr 16, 8:37 pm
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister on Monday said the Centre should take the various state governments into confidence as they decide to set up the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC).
Agni-V missile test likely to take place on Wednesday   Apr 16, 2:29 pm
Balasore (Orissa), April 16 (ANI): The maiden test of India's indigenously developed nuclear capable 'Agni-V' ballistic missile is likely to be held on Wheeler Island off the Orissa coast on Wednesday.
Tripura hosts ten day long Orissa festival   Apr 13, 5:41 pm
Agartala, Apr 13 (ANI): To promote cultural relations, tourism, and business with Orissa, Tripura recently hosted a ten day long Orissa festival.
Maoist leader Panda's rivals ask Orissa Govt. to release five more Maoists (Second Update-Orissa-Maoists)   Apr 7, 8:54 pm
Bhubaneswar, Apr.7 (ANI): Within hours of Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announcing the names of six Maoists to be released by his government, the rebels who have abducted Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLA Jhina Hikaka, released a fresh audio tape on Saturday demanding the release of five more Naxals from jail.