Tag: Rourkela

Maiden flight to hockey hub Rourkela takes off
Maiden flight to hockey hub Rourkela takes off

Rourkela, which is hosting the Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023, became the fourth city in the State to have scheduled flights after Bhubaneswar, Jharsuguda and Jeypore.

  • Saturday, 07 January 2023
Of lies, damned lies and white lies: Odisha leads the way!
Of lies, damned lies and white lies: Odisha leads the way!

"If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it," says a statement attributed to Nazi propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels. Someone in the ruling dispensation in Odisha appears to have taken the advice too seriously.

  • Friday, 06 January 2023
Hockey World Cup 2023
Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023: All match tickets sold out in Rourkela

The mega event, which is set to begin on January 13, will witness 16 elite hockey teams from around the world in action. 

  • Sunday, 25 December 2022
Odisha Hockey World Cup 2023: Hockey fever grips Bhubaneswar and Rourkela; preparations in full swing

As the countdown has already started for the showpiece event, beautification drives in both the cities have reached the final stages.

  • Friday, 16 December 2022
Tensa post office
Money order to sister for 'Sabitri Brata' takes 4.5 years to reach 100 km in Odisha!

Sumitra blamed the postal department for the neglect.

  • Wednesday, 30 November 2022
An Exclusive Visitor
Nightjar bird rescued in Rourkela, know some fun facts about the winged species

A family in Rourkela rescued a rare nightjar bird from compound of their house. The family spotted the bird flapping near their house with dogs chasing behind.

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  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
Mo Bus in Rourkela
Mo Bus to roll in Rourkela soon

Mo Buses will soon roll on the streets of Rourkela. The steel city of Odisha is all set to get the much-awaited bus service ahead of Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023.

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  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
‘Mo Bus’ service in Rourkela soon,100 buses to roll in first phase
‘Mo Bus’ service in Rourkela soon, 100 buses to roll in first phase

Mo Bus service will be rolled in the Ispat Nagar by the last week of next month, informed Subhankar Mohapatra, Smart City CEO, Rourkela.

  • Saturday, 19 November 2022
VR Raghunath
Odisha Hockey World Cup 2023: India among medal contenders, says VR Raghunath

Legendary VR Raghunath, who was part of two World Cup campaigns, recalls his memories from the years gone by.    

  • Thursday, 17 November 2022
Woman halts train
Woman halts express train in Rourkela after non-confirmation of ticket

Demanding confirmation of her ticket, the woman laid on the rail track in front of the Tata-Yesvantpur Express and halted it for around 20 minutes.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
Teacher To OAS
OPSC OAS | How She Beat All Odds

This inspiring journey of a computer teacher who defied all odds to become an OAS is a source of hope for those willing to make it big in life.

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  • Friday, 14 October 2022
Eggs Thrown At Congress Leader Udit Raj’s Convoy In Rourkela, Odisha

Workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday staged a protest against Congress leader Udit Raj who arrived at Rourkela to attend a party programme. The Congress leader had to face the ire of the saffron party workers for his recent derogatory remarks against President Droupadi Murmu.

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  • Sunday, 09 October 2022
Dengue Fever Grips
Dengue outbreak in Odisha: Bhubaneswar, Sundargarh worst hit

Amid back-to-back low pressure induced heavy rainfall, mosquito-borne viral infection dengue is on the rise in the state. At least 500 cases of dengue have been reported in the capital Bhubaneswar in last couple of days.

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  • Saturday, 24 September 2022
Beware! Fake Currency Notes Seized In Rourkela, Odisha

Beware! Fake Currency Notes Seized In Rourkela, Odisha

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  • Sunday, 11 September 2022
Remarriage For Marriage
WATCH| Remarriage To Celebrate Marriage

These heartwarming images are of an elderly couple from Rourkela, who remarried each other. What makes it special is the fact that they are remarrying to celebrate their 60 years of marriage. Siba Singh and Asha Singh, have been married to each other for several decades.

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  • Thursday, 14 July 2022