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In the magic of Odissi and Kathak, the Open Air Auditorium filled with rhythm and melody :Konark Festival ended

Konark.05/12/2015: (Feature by Mano Mani Singh)The five day long Annual Konark Festival of classical dance performed by celebrity dancers of the Country came to an end in a grand way with the scintillating performance in Odissi and Kathak. The artistes of Orissa Dance Academy led by Guru Aruna Mohanty had the entry with ‘Gatha Odissi’ delineating the chronological development of ... Read More »

TOSHALI CRAFT MELA DRAWING CLOSURE Inter- departmental Coordination Committee meets for the preparation Chief Secretary directs to focus on traffic regulation, safe electric wiring and fire safety

Bhubaneswar, 4th Dec.As Toshali Craft Mela of Odisha now acclaimed as a National Craft Mela draws closer, administration gears up its preparatory activities in a team spirit. An interdepartmental coordination meeting to this effect was held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary Sri Aditya Parsad Padhi today in secretariat conference hall wherein Secretary Handloom & Textiles Smt Chithra Arumugam presented ... Read More »

Delegation of Kantabanji Meet petroleum and Natural gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Kantabanji :5/12/2015:; (By Kanwal Makhija) A delegation of activists of kantabanji ” Right to Fight” met Union Minister of state petroleum and Natural gas Mr.Dharmendra Pradhan along with state BJP president K.V. Sing deo, & drew the attention of Mr.Pradhan to a huge problem facing by the passengers and the citizens of kantabanji due to the negligence of indian railway.During ... Read More »

National Child Health Programme

New Delhi,05/12/2015::Under the National Health Mission (NHM), the Government of India is implementing RashtriyaBalSwasthyaKaryakram (RBSK) since 2013, for screening of all the children from 0-18 years of age including school children for 4 Ds i.e. Defects at birth, Deficiencies, Diseases and Development delays including disability. The State/UT wise number of children examined is given below:- Number of children screened by ... Read More »

Health Care for the Elderly

New Delhi,05/12/2015::Keeping in view the recommendations made in the “National Policy on Older Persons” as well as the State’s obligation under the “Maintenance & Welfare of Parents & Senior Citizens Act 2007”, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare had launched the “National Programme for the Health Care of Elderly” (NPHCE) during 2010-11 to address various health related problems of ... Read More »

Railways Amends Ticket Reservation / Cancellation Rules for the Benefit of Bona Fide Passengers

New Delhi.05/12/2015::(a). With effect from 12.11.2015, certain provisions of Railway Passengers (Cancellation of tickets and refund of fare) Rules have been amended and comprehensive Railway Passengers (Cancellation of tickets and refund of fare) Rules 2015 have been notified through Gazette Notification G.S.R. 836(E). dated 04.11.2015. Important changes made in Railway Passengers (Cancellation of tickets and refund of fare) Rules are ... Read More »

Science & Technology and Industrial Expo at IIT Delhi

New Delhi,04/12/2015::he Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that the Prime Minister’s visionary programmes like ‘Make in India’, ‘Digital India’ and ‘Smart Cities’ need strong inputs from the country’s scientific community and productive collaborations between academia and industry to transform them into huge success stories. Inaugurating the country’s biggest ever Science & ... Read More »

Steps taken by the Government to prevent cyber crimes including those against women

New Delhi,04/12/2015::No specific data is being maintained for cases of online harassment against women. However, as per the NCRB data under cyber crimes 589, 1203 and 758 cases of Publication/transmission of obscene, sexually explicit content (Under section 67 A, 67 B and 67 C of the Information Technology Act) has been registered during 2012, 2013 and 2014 respectively. After consultation ... Read More »

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