No rudeness; traffic cops gift helmets to rule violators

No rudeness; traffic cops gift helmets to rule violators

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR/ CUTTACK

A day after the State Government decided a three-month moratorium on levying hefty fines as per the provisions of Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Act-2019 on rule violators, traffic police  on Tuesday were seen engaged in spreading awareness about traffic rules among commuters in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. In Bhubaneswar,...

Guru Pujan, Dronacharya Samman fest held

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

A State-level festival of Guru Pujan and Dronacharya Samman distribution was organised jointly by the Murabi Mahamanch, the Rotary Club of Bhubaneswar Capital, the Interact Club of Pace Academy and the Utkal Vikash Educational Trust at Nageswartangi here on Thursday. Teachers’  ‘Paduka Puja’ was done and many noted persons were felicitated...

Riveting Odishi music, dance glue audience to seats

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The sixth evening of the 25th OMC Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Festival was inaugurated by eminent author Dr Prativa Ray, eminent Mardala player and percussionist Dhaneswar Swain, Director, Srjan, Ratikant Mohapatra. In a special presentation, an evening of Odishi music by celebrated Odishi vocalist Bijay Kumar Jena was the first recital,...

RPF to act tough against stone pelters

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) of the East Coast Railway (ECoR) will henceforth firmly deal with stone pelting on passing trains by children, informed an official release. It is found that in some cases, a few children and youths living near railway tracks sometimes indulge in stone pelting on trains as...

State-level meet on investor education held

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (IEPFA) organised a State-level conference on Investor Education and Awareness here on Tuesday in association with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). The conference involved participation from various financial institutions, professional institutes and various organisations working in the field of investor education. Odisha...

CM felicitates two for bravery

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik felicitated two brave hearts of Korei, Jajpur, who rescued a kid named Abul Ruman Khan from drowning on September 2 (Ganesh Puja), at Lok Seva Bhawan on Tuesday. Patnaik praising the commendable work of the duo Sk Tasif Raja and Md Soyaib gifted them dictionary, grammar book,...

ICSI, Delhi signs MoU with IIM, Sambalpur

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), New Delhi will provide ‘Signature Award’ to toppers of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Sambalpur for two-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) course. The award along with the certificate will be distributed at convocation or any other appropriate function of the IIM. The...

K’put villagers irrigate hilly land on their own

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PNS | KORAPUT

In an exemplary effort, villagers of Pindiki Maliguda in Koraput district, without waiting for any help from the district administration, have irrigated their farmlands adjacent to a hill on their own. Though Pindiki Maliguda village is not very far from Koraput Municipality area, basic facilities still elude the village. Above all,...

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