Tag: Mayurbhanj

Local oil marketing firm in trouble for using Prez Droupadi Murmu’s photo in hoardings
Local oil marketing firm in trouble for using Prez Droupadi Murmu’s photo in hoardings

The complainant, meanwhile, demanded stringent action against the oil manufacturers.

  • Friday, 09 December 2022
Rebirth of WWII airstrip in Odisha
Centre permits Odisha to develop historic Rasagobindapur airstrip

The Ministry of Defence has granted working permission for development of airstrip at Rasgovindpur in Odisha's Mayurbhanj. The President of India has granted approval to government of Odisha for development of the airfield.

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  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
24 ELEPHANTS TRIGGER PANIC IN MAYURBHANJ
Run Run Run! Elephant Herd Triggers Panic In Odisha's Mayurbhanj

Herd of 24 elephants ventures into human settlement, destroys crops in acres of land. These visuals are from Thakurmunda range in Mayurbhanj.

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  • Friday, 18 November 2022
Villagers detain forest officials
Upset over jumbo menace, villagers detain 11 forest officials in Mayurbhanj

The villagers detained Umakanta and his staff when they went to the village to drive away wild elephants, sources informed.

  • Monday, 24 October 2022
ITI Topper Story
ITI Toppers From Odisha & Their Story

Very few go out of their comfort zone and pursue something that is perceived difficult. Nikamani Soren is one such example. She chose carpentry, which is a male-dominated vocation. Not only she chose a difficult trade but also topped the All India Skill Test. Nikamani belongs to a poor family in Mayurbhanj. But her desire to do something in life took her ahead.

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  • Friday, 16 September 2022
COMMUNAL HARMONY
WATCH: Unique Ganesh Idol In Mayurbhanj Made With Marble Balls As Hindu-Muslims Join Celebrations

This Ganesh Chaturthi, people of Tulasichaura in Baripada (Mayurbhanj) had an experience like never before.This year, artisans here came up with a 10ft tall lustrous Ganesha idol which is made up of nearly 60,000 glass marble balls.

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  • Thursday, 01 September 2022
GRAVE FLOOD SITUATION
Flood In Odisha: Scenes From Balasore, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj

Odisha is currently grappling with a massive flood. After a flood in Mahanadi delta, the Subarnarekha & Baitarani delta is also witnessing flood following rainfall in upper catchment areas.

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  • Sunday, 21 August 2022
SRC ON FLOOD THREAT
Odisha SRC: Anticipating Heavy Floods, 40 Operational Teams Deployed For Rescue & Relief

Odisha SRC: Anticipating Heavy Floods, 40 Operational Teams Deployed For Rescue & Relief

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  • Sunday, 21 August 2022
Balasore, Mayurbhanj receive heavy rainfall
Mayurbhanj, Balasore receive heavy rainfall, no flood threat in Budhabalanga: SRC

Addressing a presser here in Bhubaneswar, Jena said three blocks of Balasore received more than 200mm rainfall with Bhograi receiving highest 226mm rainfall. Similarly, 16 blocks of Mayurbhanj district received more than 100mm rainfall followed by 100-50mm rainfall in five blocks of Keonjhar district. 

  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Draupadi’s ‘guests’ have a gala time at Rashtrapati Bhawan
President Draupadi’s ‘guests’ have a gala time at Rashtrapati Bhawan

They resented that they could not take selfie with the President as mobile phones were not allowed inside the Rashtrapati Bhawan

  • Wednesday, 27 July 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
Woman, two children charred to death in Mayurbhanj, accusing finger at husband, a B Tech student 
Woman, two children charred to death in Mayurbhanj, accusing finger at husband, a B Tech student 

Among several others, the question that even a layman of the village is asking is how Mangal, who had slept with his wife and children in the same room, could escape without even a minor burn injury. 

  • Friday, 13 May 2022
Mayurbhanj collector Vineet Bhardwaj attacked
Mayurbhanj collector Vineet Bhardwaj attacked

Mayurbhanj district collector Vineet Bhardwaj was on his way to Baripada from Jashipur.

  • Sunday, 24 April 2022
Leopard Skin Seized
Leopard Skin Seized By Wildlife Officials; 7 Arrested

Leopard Skin Seized By Wildlife Officials; 7 Arrested

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  • Thursday, 07 April 2022
S C Mohapatra
Odisha Urges Centre For UDAN Flights From Mayurbhanj

Mohapatra in his letter on Monday said Odisha government has requested the ministry of civil aviation to include the Mayurbhanj air strip under the RCS-UDAN scheme looking at the huge tourism potential of the area.

  • Tuesday, 15 February 2022
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