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His Holiness The Dalai Lama Receives KISS Humanitarian Award 2017

His Holiness The Dalai Lama Receives KISS Humanitarian Award 2017 Bhubaneswar ,21st November 2017 (By Prasant Kumar Bhuyan) –The KISS Humanitarian Award 2017 was presented to His Holiness The 14th Dalai Lama at Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), Bhubaneswar on November 21, 2017. Smt. Saswati Bal, President, KIIT & KISS and Prof. Achyuta Samanta, Founder presented the award before an audience ... Read More »

FOGSI launches ‘Manyata’ – a nationwide movement to address quality of maternal care in India

FOGSI launches ‘Manyata’ – a nationwide movement to address quality of maternal care in India Partners with MSD for Mothers, Mac ArthurFoundationand Jhpiego, in a bid to end maternal mortality FOGSI (The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India) in partnership with MSD for Mothers, MacArthur Foundation and Jhpiego (an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University),launched Manyata–a nationwide movementurging the ... Read More »

EMAR MUTT SILVER HOARD HAS ORIGINS IN THE GREAT ORISSA FAMINE OF 1866 NA’ANKA DURBHIKSHYA

EMAR MUTT SILVER HOARD HAS ORIGINS IN THE GREAT ORISSA FAMINE OF 1866 NA’ANKA DURBHIKSHYA Bhubaneswar 20th Nov 2017 (By Prasanta Kumar Bhuyan) : The  Silver Ingots recovered from the Emar Mutt have  links with the Great Orissa Famine of 1866, the Na’Anka Durbhikshya. According to Anil Dhir, conclusive evidence has been found that proves that the bullion was part ... Read More »

Environment Ministry Holds Meeting to Discuss Mitigation of Air Pollution

Environment Ministry Holds Meeting to Discuss Mitigation of Air Pollution A meeting to deliberate the issue of mitigation of air pollution was held here today under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC).  Several decisions were discussed at the meeting.  After detailed deliberations, it was decided that all concerned organisations of State Governments and the ... Read More »

Wild Elephant attack near Paikmal : One died & One serious

ହାତୀ ଆକ୍ରମଣରେ ଜଣେ ମୃତ ଜଣେ ଆହତ ପାଇକମାଲ,୧୦ା୧୧/୨୦୧୭-ଆଜି ଭୋରରେ ପାଇକମାଲ ଗ୍ରାମର ଲାଲବାହଦୂର ହଂସ (୪୮ ବର୍ଷ) ଓ ବିରଜୁ ବରିହା (୪୮)ବର୍ଷ କେନାବୁଦା ଗାଁରୁ ପାଇକମାଲକୁ ଫେରୁଥିବା ସମୟରେ ହାତୀ ଆକ୍ରମଣର ଶିକାର ହୋଇଥିଲେ । ହାତୀ ସହ ସେମାନେ ମୁହଁମୁହିଁ ହେବାରୁ ଦନ୍ତା ହାତୀ ଲାଲ ବାହଦୂର ହଂସଙ୍କୁ ଗୋଡ଼ରେ ମାଡ଼ି ଦଲି ଦେଇଥିଲା ଫଲତଃ ଘଟଣାସ୍ଥଳରେ ତାଙ୍କର ମୃତ୍ୟୁ ହୋଇଥିଲା । ତାଙ୍କ ସହ ଥିôବା ବିରଜୁ ବରିହା ମଧ୍ୟ ଆହତ ହୋଇଥିଲେ । ତାଙ୍କ ଚିତ୍‍କାର ଶୁଣି ... Read More »

“India considers Climate Change as a major Threat to Collective being, wants to Play a Positive and Constructive Role in Combating it”: Dr. Harsh Vardhan

“India considers Climate Change as a major Threat to Collective being, wants to Play a Positive and Constructive Role in Combating it”: Dr. Harsh Vardhan Environment Minister’s address at the Inauguration of India Pavilion at COP-23           Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that India considers climate change as a major threat to ... Read More »

Financial Assistance of Rs 2,302.05 Crore for Projects under Coastal Berth Scheme of Sagarmala

Financial Assistance of Rs 2,302.05 Crore for Projects under Coastal Berth Scheme of Sagarmala Scope of Coastal Berth Scheme expanded to cover DPR preparation The Ministry of Shipping has taken up projects worth Rs 2,302 crore for financial assistance under the Coastal Berth Scheme of the flagship Sagarmala Programme. The Ministry, after due appraisal in consultation with NITI Aayog and ... Read More »

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