International Day of Yoga

Vaishnaw leads International Yoga Day celebrations at Konark Temple

Union Minister of Railways, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology, Ashwini Vaishnaw led the 8th International Yoga Day at the

Startups participation in Railways

Startup participation crucial for railways

Indian Railways Startups Policy is an important initiative in the field of innovation through participation of startup and other entities


Marathon to mark National Intensive Care Week

Bhubaneswar: On the eve of National Intensive Care Week and to create awareness about the tireless work of critical care


ECoR observes International Level Crossing Awareness Day

East Coast Railway (ECoR) carried out extensive public campaigns to educate road users during the observance of International Level Crossing Awareness Day.

Urban water bodies

Two-day training on mapping of urban water bodies

The Housing and Urban Development Department in collaboration with National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) has organised a two-day training programme on Mapping of Urban Water Bodies.


Environment Day observed at ECoR

Living sustainably in harmony with nature is the only choice for a better environment, said East Coast Railway (ECoR) general

Blood donation camp

Youth Club, Helping Hands Organisation successfully conduct blood donation camp

Cuttack: Youth Club and Helping Hands Organisation successfully held their third blood donation camp here on Sunday. With the support

Solar energy

India needs to switch over to solar energy, says Prof Solanki

Bhubaneswar: Man is responsible for the huge problem of climate change that is impacting the world today, which can only

Prof. Sisir Kanta Behera

Odisha Governor releases three books of SOA professor

Bhubaneswar: Three books authored by Prof. Sisir Kanta Behera, Professor and head of Department of Agricultural Engineering at Siksha ‘O’

Manisha Praharaj

SOA faculty wins ‘Woman of Substance’ crown

Bhubaneswar: Manisha Praharaj, a faculty of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA), has won the ‘Woman of Substance’ crown at the International

Justice B Amit Sthalekar

Development needs to be regulated to save environment, says Justice Sthalekar

Bhubaneswar: With the earth’s temperature slated to rise by 1.5 degree Celsius by 2025 amid environmental degradation and increasing pollution,

Mapping of urban water bodies

Two-day training on mapping and developing urban water bodies

Bhubaneswar: A two-day training programme on mapping and developing urban water bodies was organised here on May 12 and 13.

Educational institutions should inculcate moral values in students, says former Odisha Governor

Bhubaneswar: The teaching fraternity has a huge responsibility to mould the young people academically and intellectually while inculcating high moral


CSE department of ITER win SOA Cup

Bhubaneswar: Students of the department of Computer Science Engineering (CSE) of Institute of Technical Education and Research (ITER) became overall

World Lupus Day

Rally held to create awareness about Lupus

Bhubaneswar: Awareness about Lupus, a little-known ailment which mostly afflicts women of child bearing age, is the key to fight


SOA conferred with social leadership award

Bhubaneswar: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) has been conferred with the Social Leadership Award at the Women’s Business Mela organised by


AICTE’s regional conference on universal human values concludes

Bhubaneswar: A three-day regional conference on ‘Universal Human Values’ organised in collaboration with the All India Council for TechnicalEducation (AICTE)

Rupsa Nayak

Odisha’s Rupsa Nayak wins Mrs India crown

Bhubaneswar: Rupsa Nayak of Odisha has won the Mrs India pageant, the grand finale of which was held at Mumbai

Pratap Jena Sulochana Das

H&UD minister, Bhubaneswar mayor visit sewage treatment plant at Basuaghai

Bhubaneswar: The Housing and Urban Development Department Minister Pratap Jena along with Sulochana Das, Mayor of Bhubaneswar visited the Sewage

Sulochana Das

Two-day orientation workshop for newly elected mayors, chairpersons concludes

The two-day orientation workshop for newly-elected Mayors and Chairpersons of Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) concluded at Lok Seva Bhavan on

Indian Railways

Indian Railways organise yoga session

In order to encourage the railwaymen to practice yoga for a healthy and disease-free life, Indian Railways organised a yoga


Uruguay’s ambassador to India visits SOA

Uruguay’s ambassador to India Alberto A Guani on Saturday called on SOA’s founder president Prof. (Dr.) Manojranjan Nayak in Bhubaneswar.


‘Transformative strategies needed to revive tourism industry’

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 pandemic having inflicted enormous damage to the global tourism industry, the need of the hour is to

Municipal engineers

Two-day orientation workshop on building plan approval for municipal engineers

Bhubaneswar: A two-day orientation workshop on approval of building plan for municipal engineers started on Thursday. Inaugurating the workshop, G


Conference on role of Ambient Intelligence in healthcare held

Bhubaneswar: Experts in the field of Ambient Intelligence discussed futuristic deployment of technology in the healthcare sector at a two-day

‘The Healing Touch’ receives best short film award

Bhubaneswar: Suma Real Media Ltd (SRML), the media arm of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA), will be organising a short film


Tributes paid to Ambedkar at SOA

Bhubaneswar: Glowing tributes were paid in memory of Bharat Ratna BR Ambedkar on his birth anniversary at Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan

SUM Ultimate Medicare

Importance of nutritious food emphasised at SUMUM event

Bhubaneswar: Food and fitness go together but street delicacies can push aside the need and importance of nutritious food. In

World Health Day

SOA hosts Special Olympics Bharat event on World Health Day

Bhubaneswar: Hundred of differently-abled children, forced to remain at home for two years because of the Covid-19 pandemic, thronged an

RPF conference

RPF organises conference on women in uniform

Railway Protection Force (RPF), with nine per cent strength of women personnel, the highest among all Central Armed Police Forces

SUM Ultimate Medicare.

Food festival at SUM Ultimate Medicare on April 6

Bhubaneswar: Coping with the demands of a fast paced world has robbed most people of the joy of enjoying nutritious


Foreign students in Odisha launch FISAO

Bhubaneswar: Nearly 150 students belonging to 19 different countries and presently studying in various universities in Odisha, have come together


‘Pakhala Utsav’ kicks off at SOA

Bhubaneswar: The six-day ‘Pakhala Utsav’, a venture to popularise the traditional Odia cuisine among the masses, kicked off at the


Regional seminar on financial markets held

Bhubaneswar: A regional seminar to spread awareness about the financial markets was organised at the Institute of Business and Computer

‘Pakhala festival’ at SOA hotel management institute from April 1

Bhubaneswar: ‘Pakhala’, the traditional Odia cuisine, comprising cooked rice washed or lightly fermented in water, has been one of the

ECoRWWO felicitates students and women employees

East Coast Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation (ECoRWWO) on Tuesday felicitated the meritorious children of railway employees who did well in

World Water Day

Conservation of water stressed on World Water Day

Bhubaneswar: Students of the Institute of Business and Computer Studies (IBCS), faculty of management sciences of SOA, observed the World

Oral Health Day

Oral hygiene campaign by SOA students mark Oral Health Day

Bhubaneswar: Talks by experts, street play, free treatment and activities to make the people aware about oral hygiene marked the


World Water Day 2022 observed at WATCO

Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of the World Water Day, 2022, Water Corporation of Odisha (WATCO) observed World Water Day here

ECoR organises ‘PREM’ meeting

As part of Employees/Workers’ participation in Management, East Coast Railway has organised PREM (Participation of Railway Employees in Management) meeting

Saumendra Priyadarshi

Students need to play a key role in battle against narcotics, says police commissioner Priyadarshi

Bhubaneswar: Drugs and crime are two sides of the same coin and it is imperative for the younger generation not

A Slice of Night released

‘A Slice of Night’ by Gayatribala Panda released

Bhubaneswar: ‘A Slice of Night’, English translation of an anthology of Odia poems by eminent author and poet Dr. Gayatribala

Menstrual hygiene

Awareness programme on menstrual hygiene held for blind girls

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha chapter of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists celebrated the International Women’s Day by organising a programme to

Nurse of a city hospital honoured with ‘Kalinga Virangana’ award

Bhubaneswar: Kamalini Mallick, nursing in-chrage of the SUM Covid Hospital here was honoured with the ‘Kalinga Virangana’ award on Sunday


Programme on leadership as topic held

Bhubaneswar: Knowledge and skill are basic ingredients for a leader and the need to upgrade knowledge is the key to

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan

Faculty development programme held at SOA

Bhubaneswar: Women have the ability and competence to handle any responsibility and excel, Ranjana Chopra, principal secretary in the state

ECOR Women's Day

East Coast Railway celebrates International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day 2022 was celebrated by East Coast Railway on Tuesday at Railway Auditorium in association with East Coast

Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital

Medical students urged to embrace human values and professional ethics

Bhubaneswar: Aspiring medical professionals, who have taken admission in the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, faculty of medical

Women's Day

International Women’s Day celebrated at SOA

Bhubaneswar: Equality among men and women was the focus of a programme organised for women employees of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan


SOA Fortnightly Academic Lecture puts focus on India

Bhubaneswar: Covid-19 has impacted the world as nothing before while changing everything but India has led by example by trying


Programme on digital transformation held at SOA

Bhubaneswar: Different aspects of digital transformation and its application in various areas were discussed at a Faculty Development Programme (FDP)


SOA campus gets PNB’s digital hut

Bhubaneswar: A Digital Hut, a fully equipped digital branch of the Punjab National Bank, was inaugurated on the campus of

Maxillofacial Surgeons Day

International Maxillofacial Surgeons Day celebrated

Bhubaneswar: Oral and maxillofacial surgeons from different institutes came together to spread awareness about the specialty of maxillofacial surgery at

Blood donation

SUM Ultimate Medicare staff join ‘Bonded by Blood’ drive

Bhubaneswar: Sixty one units of blood were collected at a camp organised by the SUM Ultimate Medicare in collaboration with


Faculty development programme in artificial intelligence held

Bhubaneswar: A five-day Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on the subject ‘Advances in Artificial Intelligence’ was organised at the Institute of

Book on freedom fighters

Book on freedom fighters of Odisha released

Bhubaneswar: A book containing sketches of 50 prominent freedom fighters from Odisha was released in the SOA campus on Wednesday


73rd Republic Day celebrated at SOA

Bhubaneswar: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan Deemed to be University completed 25 years of its existence with a lot of promise for

National Youth Day at SOA

National Youth Day observed at SOA

Bhubaneswar: Swami Vivekananda’s contribution to the Indian knowledge tradition was highlighted at a programme organised to mark the National Youth

Fakir Mohan University organises inter-village football tournament

Fakir Mohan University organised an inter-village football tournament on its new campus in Nuapadhi on Nov 23 and Nov 24.

Children turn radio jockeys on World Children’s Day

Bhubaneswar: Children turned radio jockeys for a day asking questions and participating in discussions as they celebrated the World Children’s

Centurion University

Centurion University celebrates GIS Day

Bhubaneswar: Centurion University celebrated GIS Day on its Paralakhemundi campus on 17 November, with a hybrid poster presentation done by

Swachh Survekshan 2021 Award

Berhampur Municipal Corporation bags Swachh Survekshan 2021 Award

Berhampur Municipal Corporation bagged Swachh Survekshan 2021 Award for Innovation and Best Practices in New Delhi on Saturday. Vijay Amruta

Geology Dept. Utkal

Geology students of Utkal University launch cleaning drive

Under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan initiative, Geology students of Utkal University started a cleaning drive from their department premises on

Bhubaneswar girl wins virtual extempore speech contest

Six-year-old Sudhanya Panigrahi, an UKG student of Loyola School, Bhubaneswar won the extempore speaking competition on November 2, organised by

Vigilance Awareness Week 2021 concludes at ECoR

The week-long Vigilance Awareness Week concluded at East Coast Railway on Tuesday, with additional general manager Sudhir Kumar and principal


SOA observes national unity day

Bhubaneswar: Employees and students of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University took the pledge to preserve the unity,


Rastriya Ekta Diwas celebrated at ECoR headquarters

East Coast Railway’s (ECoR) general manager Vidya Bhushan administered oath to the Officers and employees of ECoR to dedicate themselves

Kalinga Rail Heritage Museum

Kalinga Rail Heritage Museum inaugurated in Bhubaneswar

East Coast Railway (ECoR) general manager Vidya Bhushan inaugurated the Kalinga Rail Heritage Museum at Chandrasekharpur, here on Saturday. Also


Vigilance Week: ECoR organises stake holders meet and seminar on self reliance

East Coast Railway (ECoR) organised a seminar on “Independent India @75: Self Reliance with Integrity” at its headquarters at Rail

Vigilance Week ECoR

Vigilance Week: ECoR employees take integrity pledge

East Coast Railway (EcoR) general manager Vidya Bhushan administered the oath on “Integrity” to the staff and officers of East


Nalco announces lean slurry project in Odisha

New Delhi: Central government-owned National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) on Wednesday announced the inauguration of the company’s lean slurry project

East Coast Railway

Railway Central Hospital gets medical oxygen generation plant

East Coast Railway’s (ECoR) general manager Vidya Bhushan inaugurated a 600 litre capacity oxygen generation plant at Railway Central Hospital

Awareness programme held on World Arthritis Day

Bhubaneswar: Arthritis is the inflammation of joints and greatly diminishes normal physical activity which can affect people of any age,


Inability to utilise time properly can trigger anxiety, says NIFT DG

Bhubaneswar: The inability to utilise time in proper and disciplined manner is the root of all anxiety, Shantmanu, director general

Five-day NSS training camp at Ravenshaw University

A five-day NSS training in collaboration with Ravenshaw University’s NSS wing got underway on Monday. Taking forward the efforts under

SOA organises programme on sustainable road construction

Bhubaneswar: A five-day AICTE sponsored Training and Learning (ATAL) faculty development programme on ‘Contemporary Technologies for Sustainable Road Construction’ concluded

SUM doctor receives Guru Gourav Award

Bhubaneswar: A doctor at Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan’s (SOA) Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital has received this year’s ‘Guru

East Coast Railway observes 37th RPF Raising Day

Railway Protection Force (RPF) of East Coast Railway (ECoR) celebrated its 37th Raising Day at its headquarters in Bhubaneswar. The

SOA community radio organises Radio Club Meet

Bhubaneswar: A variety of subjects including music, dance, podcast, radio jockeying, celebrity talk and debate on community radio were discussed

SOA professor receives ESDA Environmental Excellence Award

Bhubaneswar: The ESDA Environmental Excellence Award for 2021 instituted by the Delhi-based Environment and Social Development Association (ESDA) has been

Sanitation workers of Odisha felicitated by Urban Local Bodies

Bhubaneswar: All Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) of the State under the aegis of Housing and Urban Development Department, Govt of

Saumyendra Priyadarsi

World Heart Day: Blood donation and health checkup camps organised in Bhubaneswar

Health checkup and blood donation camps were organised at a few places in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday and Wednesday by health

SUM Ultimate Medicare

Pharmacist’s Day observed at SUM Ultimate Medicare

Bhubaneswar: World Pharmacist’s Day was celebrated at the SUM Ultimate Medicare here on Saturday, as the medical professionals emphasised the

NSS Day Utkal University

NSS Day: Covid awareness rally organised at Utkal University

On the occasion of NSS Day on Friday, an awareness rally on Covid-19 was conducted by the NSS bureau on

MO Cycle

Cycle rally to promote unity and green environment

A cycle rally was organised on September 19 by Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) in association with Jai Odisha –

Nimantran restaurant

OTDC’s Nimantran restaurant opens in Bhubaneswar

A restaurant chain called ‘Nimantran’ of Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC), was inaugurated by chief minister Naveen Patnaik earlier this