Tag: Rasagola

GI tag sought for Odishara Rasagola, not Jagannath Rasagola: Minister

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has clarified that it has applied for the Geographical Indication (GI) tag for Odishara Rasagola and not Jagannath Rasagola. In a response to a written query by BJD MLA Bhagirathi Badajena, MSME minister Prafulla Samal informed the Assembly that the Odisha Small Industries Corporation Ltd (OSIC) on behalf of the state […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
Rasagola Row: The Story Of The Hare & The Tortoise

From utter despondency to a flicker of hope, it was an extraordinary turnaround of moods for millions of Odias in the course of a few hours on Tuesday. The morning began with collective breast-beating after news of Bengal getting the coveted Geographical Indication (GI) tag for rosogulla spread like wildfire. By evening, however, it had […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Bollywood sweetheart Disha Patani’s love for Odisha sweet Rasagola

Bhubaneswar: She may have done just two films in Bollywood and one in Tollywood, we cannot ignore the fact that she has swept everyone of their feet sporting the million dollar smile and garnered a huge fan base in such a short span with her electric performances. Actress Disha Patani certainly needed no introduction, as […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
Sweetness Doubles! 'Odisha Rasagola' Gets GI Tag

Bhubaneswar: Odisha finally got the much-awaited Geographical Indication (GI) tag for its Rasagola. Registered as ‘Odisha Rasagola’, the State has been granted the GI tag certificate which will be valid till Feb 22, 2028. Odisha had moved the GI Registry and a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed in Orissa High Court seeking GI tag […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
After Rasagola, GI tag demand for Cuttack silver filigree craft grows stronger

Cuttack: After the recent victory following years of bitter legal battle with West Bengal over the origin of the Rasagola, demand for GI Tag certification for Cuttack filigree crafts has now intensified in Odisha. Barabati-Cuttack MLA Mohammad Moquim has presented his demands before the State Legislative Assembly for availing GI Tag for the ancestral silver […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021