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Centre approves Rs 1,292 cr assistance to Odisha, Tripura

Centre approves Rs 1,292 cr assistance to Odisha, Tripura

🕔11:09, 18.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 18 The Central government on Monday approved additional assistance of Rs 1,292.22 crore to Odisha and Tripura considering the loss both the states faced during natural calamities this year. A high level committee chaired by Union Home Minister

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ITC to invest Rs 550 crore in Odisha for food processing

ITC to invest Rs 550 crore in Odisha for food processing

🕔13:30, 13.Nov 2018

Bhubaneswar, Nov 13  Diversified conglomerate ITC would invest Rs 550 crore at its food processing plant in Odisha’s Khurda district over next 2-3 years while Britannia Industries would pumped in Rs 60 crore of investments at its existing facility in

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Odisha approves investment plans worth Rs 25,845 crore

Odisha approves investment plans worth Rs 25,845 crore

🕔09:57, 5.Nov 2018

Bhubaneswar, Nov 5 The Odisha government on Saturday approved six proposals to set up large manufacturing units in the state at an investment of Rs 25,845 crore. These manufacturing units will create 13,700 jobs across Odisha. The High Level Clearance Authority

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Cyclone Titli: Nearly 3 lakh people evacuated in Odisha

Cyclone Titli: Nearly 3 lakh people evacuated in Odisha

🕔10:20, 11.Oct 2018

Bhubaneswar, Oct 11 As many as 3 lakh people have been evacuated in Odisha on Wednesday in view of severe cyclonic storm Titli, which is likely to hit the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh coast on Thursday morning. The people have been evacuated

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Cyclone alert issued for Odisha, Andhra Pradesh

Cyclone alert issued for Odisha, Andhra Pradesh

🕔15:12, 20.Sep 2018

Bhubaneswar, Sep 20 The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday issued a cyclone alert for Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. The IMD in a statement said a depression over west-central and adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into

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Odisha focuses in on eco-tourism, aims to get 23 mn tourists by 2021

Odisha focuses in on eco-tourism, aims to get 23 mn tourists by 2021

🕔13:05, 17.Jul 2018

Bhubaneswar, July 17 Odisha, a state with exotic beaches, vibrant wildlife and a radiant heritage and history, is working towards building a robust tourism infrastructure with special focus on eco-tourism as it eyes 23 million domestic and foreign visitors by 2021,

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Odisha’s apprehensions over 15th Finance Commission baseless: Pradhan

Odisha’s apprehensions over 15th Finance Commission baseless: Pradhan

🕔10:21, 16.Apr 2018

Bhubaneswar, April 16  Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said Odisha should not be apprehensive of the performance-oriented parameters set by the 15th Finance Commission. Pradhan said states performing better in achieving population stabilisation will get more benefits from

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Odisha seeks Korean investment for Paradip PCPIR

Odisha seeks Korean investment for Paradip PCPIR

🕔20:00, 27.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 27  The Odisha government has invited Korean companies to invest in the Petroleum Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR) at Paradip, an official said on Tuesday. The official said it is an ideal destination for companies in

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6 states to tell SC they abide by Godavari water award

6 states to tell SC they abide by Godavari water award

🕔13:41, 15.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 15 The Supreme Court on Thursday asked Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh to file an affidavit stating they are bound by the 1980 Godavari River Water Tribunal Award in terms of the Interstate River Water

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Pradhan lays foundation stone for Dhamra-Angul gas pipeline

Pradhan lays foundation stone for Dhamra-Angul gas pipeline

🕔09:50, 18.Dec 2017

Bhubaneswar, Dec 18 Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday laid the foundation stone for new Dhamra-Angul gas pipeline and Bhubaneshwar-Cuttack-Paradip natural gas spurline in Odisha. The foundation stone was laid at Haripur in Jajpur district. Pradhan said that

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Odisha to get Rs 70,000 cr revenue from coal block auction

Odisha to get Rs 70,000 cr revenue from coal block auction

🕔10:45, 3.Dec 2016

Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said that Odisha will get Rs 70,000 crore as 12 coal blocks in the state have already been allocated. “Odisha will generate revenue of Rs 70,000 crore from 12 of its

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Odisha continues to boil under heat wave

Odisha continues to boil under heat wave

🕔09:35, 23.Apr 2016

Bhubaneswar, April 23  Several parts of Odisha continued to reel under severe heat wave conditions with 15 cities including the state capital registering temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius on Friday.Titlagarh town, in western Odisha, which had recorded 47 degree Celsius

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Odisha receives Rs.276.54 crore drought assistance

Odisha receives Rs.276.54 crore drought assistance

🕔13:16, 5.Apr 2016

Bhubaneswar, April 5  Odisha has received Rs.427.29 crore central assistance towards drought and cyclone Phailin, an official said on Monday. “We have received a sanction order of Rs.427.29 crore on March 31. While Rs.150.75 crore has been granted as Phailin

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Odisha grounds Rs.2.53 lakh crore investment so far

Odisha grounds Rs.2.53 lakh crore investment so far

🕔10:39, 1.Apr 2016

Bhubaneswar, April 01 As many as 46 industries who signed MoUs with the Odisha government have invested 2.53 lakh crore so far in the state, the assembly was told on Thursday.“Ninety-two have inked MoUs with the state government to set up

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Odisha to get 3,700 medistores in 2016

Odisha to get 3,700 medistores in 2016

🕔15:22, 26.Mar 2016

Bhubaneshwar, March 26  A total of 3,700 chemist outlets will open in Odisha this year, minister of state Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan announced on Saturday.“Keeping in mind the health situation of Odisha, it has been decided that a

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Odisha targets to attract Rs.2.25 lakh crore by 2025

Odisha targets to attract Rs.2.25 lakh crore by 2025

🕔10:29, 15.Feb 2016

Mumbai, Feb 15  To catapult the state to a high growth trajectory, the Odisha government on Sunday unveiled new Odisha Industrial Development Plan 2025 (Vision-2025) intending to attract an investment of Rs 2.25 lakh crore and generate 10 lakh jobs

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Odisha to invest Rs.100 crore on developing eco-tourism spots

Odisha to invest Rs.100 crore on developing eco-tourism spots

🕔11:53, 28.Jan 2016

Bhubaneswar, Jan 28  In a bid to boost the eco-tourism sector, the Odisha government is to invest Rs.100 crore to develop eco-tourism spots in the state.The government also decided to put in place a centralised online system for advance booking

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Union Minister for Mines and Steel, Narendra Singh Tomar, the Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Oram

Union Minister for Mines and Steel, Narendra Singh Tomar, the Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Oram

🕔10:55, 8.Jan 2016 Read Full Article
Odisha to be soon among leading states in rail network

Odisha to be soon among leading states in rail network

🕔10:40, 21.Dec 2015

Bhubaneswar, Dec 21  With an eye to the promising industrial scenario in Odisha in the next 25 years, Indian Railways will prepare a roadmap to broaden the rail network in the state to make it one of the finest in

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Odisha unveils 3D map to attract tourists

Odisha unveils 3D map to attract tourists

🕔11:32, 26.Sep 2015

Bhubaneswar, Sep 26  In order to increase tourist inflow, a unique Odisha 3D map showcasing significant tourist destinations of the state was unveiled on Friday at Biju Patnaik International Airport here.Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Chandra Panda unveiled the 3D

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