Pradeep Pattanayak

Pradeep Pattanayak

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Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art ...more

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

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Class VIII student’s speech at World Odia Language Conference wins hearts
Class VIII student’s speech at World Odia Language Conference wins hearts

Days after an Odia girl earned appreciation for reading the speech of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at DRDO Bhawan in Delhi, a Class VIII student stole the show with his vote of thanks at the...

Odisha government spent Rs 19.40 crore on advertisements in nine months: I & PR Minister 
Odisha government spent Rs 19.40 crore on advertisements in nine months: I & PR Minister 

The Biju Janata Dal (BJD)-led Odisha government spent Rs 19.40 crore on advertisements. Information and Public Relations Minister Pradeep Amat informed this in the Odisha Legislative Assembly on Tuesday. 

Paper leaks, organised malpractices in recruitment exams to attract punishment 
Paper leaks, organised malpractices in recruitment exams to attract punishment 

The Central government on Monday introduced a Bill in the Lok Sabha titled "The Public Examinations (Prevention of Unfair Means) Bill, 2024” to check leaks, malpractices as well as organized malpractices in recruitment examinations like...

World Odia Language Conference extended by 3 days 
World Odia Language Conference extended by 3 days 

The first World Odia Language Conference underway at Janata Maidan in Bhubaneswar has been extended for three more days. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced this on Monday. 

Odisha migrant labourer dies waiting for release of 11-YO daughter held as collateral by contractor
Odisha migrant labourer dies waiting for release of 11-YO daughter held as collateral by contractor

In a heart-wrenching turn of events, Kanhu Mallik, a resident from Sulekela village under Belapada block in Bolangri district breathed his last while waiting eagerly to see his daughter’s face

Cuttack temple loot case cracked, four including goldsmith arrested 
Cuttack temple loot case cracked, four including goldsmith arrested 

The twin-city Commissionerate Police on Monday cracked the temple loot case at Darakhapatna under Madhupatna Police limits of Cuttack by arresting three dacoits.

Odisha 662 category teachers threaten noncooperation in Plus-2 exams 
Odisha 662 category teachers threaten noncooperation in Plus-2 exams 

The agitating 662 category teachers have threatened that they will not cooperate in the Plus II exams scheduled to start on February 16 if their demands are not met. 

Odisha man takes ailing calf to Collector’s office, seeks treatment 
Odisha man takes ailing calf to Collector’s office, seeks treatment 

What happened at Angul Collector's office on Monday was quite uncommon. A man along with his four-day-old calf arrived at the Collector’s office, with an out-of-the-ordinary grievance. 

BJD MLA shown black flag in Odisha’s Bhadak
BJD MLA shown black flag in Odisha’s Bhadak

Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLA Byomakesh Ray was shown black flags by local youths at Ghatapur Panchayat under Chandbali block of Bhadrak district on Saturday. 

Elephant herd strikes terror in Odisha’s Aska
Elephant herd strikes terror in Odisha’s Aska

The residents of Dharakote, Shergarh, and Sadangipalli areas under the Aska range of South Ghumusar forest division in Ganjam district are spending sleepless nights as a herd of 12 elephants including two tuskers has unleashed...

Minor girl dies, father injured after tractor hits bike in Odisha’s Balasore 
Minor girl dies, father injured after tractor hits bike in Odisha’s Balasore 

A six-year-old girl was killed and her father suffered critical injuries after a tractor knocked down their bike at Nidhibani Square under Bhogarai Police limits of Balasore district on Saturday. 

Odisha’s Smashan Bandhu members go off beaten path to ensure dignity for the dead
Odisha’s Smashan Bandhu members go off beaten path to ensure dignity for the dead

In this world, when most people are worshipping at the altar of their own interest, a bunch of like-minded people are going the extra mile to ensure dignity for the dead.

AIIMS Bhubaneswar gets infra boost; new facilities unveiled
AIIMS Bhubaneswar gets infra boost; new facilities unveiled

Giving a major infra boost to the AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday inaugurated a dharmasala, a new trauma centre, and a High Energy Linear Accelerator (HELA) machine at the facility. 

MKCG’s 24X7 diagnostic centre leaves lot to be desired!
MKCG’s 24X7 diagnostic centre leaves lot to be desired!

Despite making the Regional Diagnostic Centre (RDC) at MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur operational round the clock, the patients are still suffering to get their tests done. 

Odisha govt’s order to appoint contractual faculty irks lecturers' association 
Odisha govt’s order to appoint contractual faculty irks lecturers' association 

After converting colleges into universities in pen and paper without appointing faculty, the state government has now asked the universities to engage contractual lecturers. 

Odisha BJP leader files PIL seeking Ayushman Bharat implementation
Odisha BJP leader files PIL seeking Ayushman Bharat implementation

A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Orissa High Court, seeking a direction to the state government to implement Ayushman Bharat Yojana, a national public health insurance scheme of the central government. 

Odisha Minister miffed as party leader inaugurates Ama Odisha Nabin Odisha programme ahead of his ar
Odisha Minister miffed as party leader inaugurates Ama Odisha Nabin Odisha programme ahead of his arrival

The infighting in the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) was once again out in the open during the Ama Odisha Nabin Odisha programme at Astarang in Puri where Minister of State for Home, Tusharkanti Behera...

Odisha Guv becomes emotional after witnessing elderly divyang woman's plight; pulls up collector, BD
Odisha Guv becomes emotional after witnessing elderly divyang woman's plight; pulls up collector, BDO

The plight of a visually-impaired elderly woman at Mardarajpur village in Balasore brought a lump to Odisha Governor Raghubar Das’ throat on Friday. 

Khordha-Bolangir rail line: Rs 1,350 outlay proposed in interim budget 
Khordha-Bolangir rail line: Rs 1,350 outlay proposed in interim budget 

In the recent Interim Budget presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the 2024 general elections, Rs 11,495 crore outlay has been proposed for the infrastructure development of East Coast Railway (ECoR) for the...

Inauguration plaque vandalised by NAC vice chairperson, councillors ahead of MLA visit in Odisha
Inauguration plaque vandalised by NAC vice chairperson, councillors ahead of MLA visit in Odisha

Protesting against the inauguration of the town hall before the alleged completion of construction work, the Rairakhol NAC vice chairperson and two councillors vandalised the plaque on Friday. 

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

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