It will be the first SCO summit being held in a hybrid format and the fourth summit that India will participate in as a full-fledged member of the bloc.
Independence Day is a festival of freedom for the countrymen. Today marks the beginning of the 75th year of India’s Independence and has a special significance as the entire nation is celebrating ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’. This was made possible by generations of struggle of freedom fighters, some known, and many unknown, who made great sacrifices for the country. Today, people are breathing under fresh skies because of the heroic deeds of the freedom fighters. Here is a sneak peek into the I-Day celebrations across the country.
The President of India Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik sought blessings of the Holy Trinity for healthy and prosperous life to all on the auspicious occasion of Rath Jatra
With the onset of the Covid-19 second wave in some states in mid-April, a concerted campaign started taking place which was led by some states and the Opposition parties in power there.
Indian Government has committed at 214 crore in the pipeline between August and December. Odisha needs 4.6 crore doses between June and December to fully vaccinate 18+years. As of now, the State has vaccinated over 82 lakh with one dose
It was an unprecedented situation India witnessed at Kalaikunda on 28th May, 2021, during the Prime Minister’s visit -- soon after the Cyclone Yaas -- to take stock of the damage the cyclone brought about to West Bengal.
The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said in a statement that fixed deposits will be opened in the names of such children, and the PM-CARES fund will contribute through a specially designed scheme to create a corpus of Rs 10 lakh for each of them when he or she reaches 18 years of age.
47.4 per cent respondents said that abrogation of Article 370 is the biggest achievement, while 23.7 per cent feel that the Supreme Court decision on Ram Temple is the biggest achievement.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Odisha on Friday to review the situation after Cyclone Yaas landfall in the state. The PM landed at Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar.
"Localised containment strategies are the need of the hour specially for states where TPR in districts is high," said the Prime Minister.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked President Vladimir Putin for Russia’s help and support in India’s fight against COVID-19 as the two leaders agreed to establish a…
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to hold a meeting with Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal and other senior officials in the Ministry on Wednesday to discuss the issue of…
Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said it is important that diverse and comprehensive history of Odisha should reach people living in each nook and corner of the…
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held a high-level meeting to review Covid-19 related situation in the country as India recorded 93,249 new cases in the last 24…
New Delhi: Noting that India is currently running the world’s largest vaccination programme, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed all countrymen to take Covid-19 vaccine and reiterated his ‘dawaayi bhi kadayee bhi’ mantra to avoid spread of the pandemic. “It’s an appeal to all to take the vaccine…Do remember the mantra to fight corona- […]
Bhubaneswar: Bollywood actor Sonu Sood has found a new family member and most importantly, a loyal friend. Sonu Sood, who turned out to be a messiah for poor as well as the migrant labourers stuck in different parts of the country during the COVID-19 lockdown, announced the arrival of the new family member on social […]
New Delhi: Reiterating the government’s commitment towards privatisation of PSUs and asset monetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the motto of his government is to “monetise and modernise”. Addressing a webinar on the Budget announcements for Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM), the Prime Minister asked the private sector to […]
Bhubaneswar: With examination season fast approaching, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday appealed the students to appear the exams with a smile and without any stress. In a tweet, Modi said, “As our brave #ExamWarriors start padding up for their exams, ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021’ returns, this time fully online and open to students all […]
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday emphasised on the need of unity in the country to achieve the goal of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ and make India a great power in the world. Addressing people in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur at the Centenary celebrations of ‘Chauri Chaura’ incident through video conference, the Prime Minister said unity […]
Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 vaccination drive launched in Odisha on Saturday, along with the rest of the country, as part of a mega nation-wide immunization drive against the coronavirus. Biranchi Naik, a Class IV staff at the Capital Hospital became the first Covid warrior in the State to take the jab of the COVID-19 vaccine in […]
Cuttack: Eminent social worker Padma Shri D Prakash Rao, who passed away on Wednesday at the age of 63, will be cremated with full state honours at Kaliaboda crematorium here in the city today. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, while expressing deep anguish over the sad demise of the great social worker, had announced that Rao’s […]
Bhubaneswar: Condolences began pouring in from various quarters after the sad demise of eminent social worker Padma Shri D Prakash Rao with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik among others reminiscing his dedication and tireless efforts for the uplift of the downtrodden children. In a tweet, the […]
Bhubaneswar: When the youths in our country grow up humming the popular bollywood number ‘Papa Kehte Hain Bada Kaam Karega, Beta Hamara Aisa Naam Karega…’ , the man of renaissance, Swami Vivekananda, had a different take. He always strived hard to make the country great, not an individual. “Buddha or Christ didn’t determine a country’s […]
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated India’s first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line along with the fully operational National Common Mobility Card service on the Airport Express Line via video conferencing. The driverless trains will be fully automated, which will eliminate the possibility of human error, the government has […]
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the new Parliament building in New Delhi. Leaders from various political parties, cabinet ministers and ambassadors of different countries attended the event. Modi also performed the ground-breaking ceremony for the building, which is expected to be completed by 2022. Pujaris from the […]