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From Odisha to Australia, Red Ant delicacies in the global kitchen
From Odisha to Australia, Red Ant delicacies in the global kitchen

Ever tasted exotic dishes like Red Ant chutney? Now is the time to explore this wild cuisine that spans across the globe!

  • Wednesday, 17 January 2024
Kendrapara’s famous sweetmeat 'Rasabali’ gets GI tag 
Kendrapara’s famous sweetmeat 'Rasabali’ gets GI tag

As the long-awaited news broke the people of Kendrapara in particular and of Odisha in general started celebrating.

  • Tuesday, 03 October 2023
Chhenapoda Dibasa Today
Chhenapoda Dibasa: Odisha Savours Its Own Iconic Cheesecake, Hopes For GI Recognition

Chhenapoda - Some call it sweet, some cake. But it does not matter because the only thing matter is how delicious it is. Odisha is observing ‘Chhenapoda Dibasa’ today celebrate this one of the most iconic sweet and succulent dishes of the State.

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  • Tuesday, 11 April 2023
Chhenapoda Dibasa
Odisha celebrates ‘Chhenapoda Dibasa’, demand for GI tag gathers momentum

With several organisations intensifying their demands for providing GI tag to Chhenapoda, the initiative has gathered momentum.

  • Tuesday, 11 April 2023
Banarasi Paan among 4 Varanasi products get GI tag
Banarasi Paan among 4 Varanasi products get GI tag

Along with the Banarasi Paan, three other Varanasi-based products -- Banarasi Langda Mango, Ramnagar Bhanta (Brinjal) and Adamchini Rice -- have also received the GI tag, said Padma Awardee GI expert Rajinikant.

  • Tuesday, 04 April 2023
GI tag demand for Chhena Poda gathers pace after actor Ayushmann Khurrana's tweet 
GI tag demand for Chhena Poda gathers pace after actor Ayushmann Khurrana's tweet 

The people of Nayagarh district have been demanding GI tag for ‘Chhena Poda’, the identity of their district. 

  • Saturday, 25 February 2023
Odisha’s Icon Rasabali
Iconic Rasabali Of Kendrapara In GI Tag Race

Rasabali an iconic sweet of Odisha. Favourite of Lord Sri Baldevjew in Kendrapara

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  • Tuesday, 13 December 2022
GI Tag To Magaji Ladu
Odisha’s Magaji Ladu to get sweeter with GI Tag

This is sweet news for people of Odisha, and even sweeter for particularly those who have a sweet tooth. State’s own famous sweet ‘Magaji Ladu’ is all set to get the coveted Geographical Indication or (GI) tag.

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  • Friday, 02 December 2022
After ‘Rasagola’, Odisha’s famous sweet ‘Magaji Ladu’ to get GI tag
After ‘Rasagola’, Odisha’s famous sweet ‘Magaji Ladu’ to get GI tag

If Nimapara is famous for ‘Chhena Jhili’, Kendrapara is for ‘Rasabali’ and Nayagarh for ‘Chhena Poda’, Dhenkanal is famous for its ‘Magaji Ladu’.

  • Friday, 02 December 2022
Ants, Superfood!
Superfood! Red Weaver Ants Chutney Targets GI Tag

Mayurbhanj’s indigenous red weaver ant chutney has been pushed for GI (Geographical indications) tag. The tribals have been consuming red ant based delicacies for ages and have evolved the recipe over the years. The scientists have addressed a letter to Ministry of Ayush for the GI registry of the superfood ‘Kai Chutney’.

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  • Thursday, 07 July 2022
Kuchinda Chilli
Kuchinda chilli gets hotter after lab report finds it ‘best in India’

The chilli specific to the Kuchinda region of the Western-Odisha district is very hot in nature and is cultivated by the local farmers as a cash crop.

  • Sunday, 12 June 2022
GI Tag
417 GI Tagged Products Exported By India

As on date, there are 417 registered Geographical Indication (GI) tagged products, of which around 150 GI tagged products are agricultural and food products, the Centre said.

  • Thursday, 17 March 2022
Rasagola War Back: Ollywood Actress Jhilik Bhattacharya Trolled For 'Kolkatar Rosogolla' Caption
Rasagola War Back: Ollywood Actress Jhilik Bhattacharya Trolled For 'Kolkatar Rosogolla' Caption

After several controversies between both the states (Odisha and West Bengal), Odisha finally got the much-awaited Geographical Indication (GI) tag for its culinary delight made of cottage cheese, Rasagola.

  • Friday, 28 January 2022
GI Tag Push For Koraput's Indigenous Rice Variety 'Kalajeera'
GI Tag Push For Koraput's Indigenous Rice Variety 'Kalajeera'

Cultivated Kalajeera rice is now being sold in New Delhi with the help of ORMAS and the district administration of Koraput. It is also being packaged and sold in retail shops.

  • Monday, 25 October 2021
Judima Wine Becomes First Beverage From Northeast India To Get GI Tag
Judima Wine Becomes First Beverage From Northeast India To Get GI Tag

The wine has a distinct sweet flavour and takes around one week to prepare while it can be stored for years. Various other tribes in the northeastern region traditionally make various types of wine and country liquor and consumed these among themselves.

  • Sunday, 26 September 2021
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