Jul 20, 2021 10:21 AM IST
The approval was given on Monday at the 26th Executive Council meeting of Mo School Abhiyan, they said.
- Feb 28, 2021 11:19 AM IST
The government has also allowed social congregations on the occasion of marriage and funeral with a maximum of 500 persons with adherence to the COVID-19 safety measures. The local authorities will verify whether the COVID safety measures are being followed.
- Feb 14, 2020 09:59 AM IST
The investment proposals got the go-ahead at a State Level Single Window Clearance Authority (SLSWCA) meeting chaired by Chief Secretary A K Tripathy on Thursday, they said.
- Nov 29, 2018 05:54 PM IST
The 14th edition of Men's Hockey World Cup, to be played from 28th November to 16th December at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar, has successfully injected a heavy dose of sport fever into the state.
- Sep 12, 2018 04:18 PM IST
The approval was given at a high level meeting presided over by Chief Secretary A P Padhi on Tuesday, an official said.
- Jan 17, 2018 03:32 PM IST
The demand includes detailed proposals for ongoing projects, sanctioning of new lines, station modernisation, introduction of new trains, extension of existing trains, improved passenger amenities at stations, on board services, establishment of rail-based industries, multi modal logistic parks and others.
- Jan 04, 2018 12:31 PM IST
Responding to a series of supplementaries from BJD members in the Lok Sabha during Question Hour, Gadkari said while the Centre is bound by law to set up a tribunal to settle inter-state water disputes, it would be better if the state government approached the Centre for a dialogue.
- Dec 20, 2017 11:15 AM IST
Chief secretary A P Padhi, who presided over a meeting of the Oversight Committee, said similar activities would also be organised with internal business partner countries and agencies.
- Dec 05, 2017 01:42 PM IST
As per assessment by the state government, about 8.5 lakh hectares of crop area had been affected by these three disasters which hit the farmers during the current year, a senior official said today.
- Nov 27, 2017 03:59 PM IST
The 'Fish Pond Yojana' scheme was launched by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, while inaugurating a workshop on 'Doubling of Farmer Income through Dairy and Allied Farming Practices' here.
- Sep 13, 2017 09:00 AM IST
The industries department held talks with over 70 companies in this regard, an official statement said.
- Sep 06, 2017 02:55 PM IST
This was decided at the cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik yesterday where the agreement to settle the tax dispute between the IOCL and the Odisha government on the Paradip Oil Refinery project was approved.
- Sep 01, 2017 02:43 PM IST
"Government of India will set up a new fertilizer manufacturing unit at the premises of the old plant of the FCI in Talcher. The state government will provide required support for setting up the new urea unit," chief secretary A P Padhi said after a high-level meeting with CEO of the Talcher fertiliser plant JS Saini.
- Jul 24, 2017 08:57 AM IST
In 2016, the state hosted 76,361 foreign tourists, most of them from Sri Lanka, Japan, some European and South Asian nations.
- May 29, 2017 07:45 AM IST
"The IT sector generated employment for 1,500 professionals only in 2000. In 2014 the figure reached 9,800 and now the number is 17,000," Electronics and IT Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera told reporters here.
- May 12, 2017 08:15 AM IST
The State Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today approved 11 different proposals which included exemption of VAT on procurement of Green Gram (moong) under Price Support Scheme (PSS) Operation.
- Mar 01, 2017 08:32 AM IST
While the State Level Single Window Clearance Committee headed by Chief Secretary A P Padhi today accorded approval for 14 different projects worth investment of Rs 25,474 crore, the same committee on January 31 had given its nod for investment of another 697 crore.
- Feb 27, 2017 12:38 PM IST
The Odisha government Sunday withdrew tax sops allowed to Indian Oil Corporation Limited‘s (IOC) Paradip refinery. Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Chairman B Ashok, said the company has a strong case and will take it up with the state for reconsideration.
- Feb 27, 2017 12:23 PM IST
The stock has seen weak movements in the past 15 days, having fallen over 3 percent. In the past three days, it has seen a fall of over 2 percent.
- Feb 22, 2017 03:24 PM IST
"In the aftermath of withdrawal of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 denominations, economic activity has been interrupted in the segments which are cash intensive," Governor S C Jamir said while addressing the state Assembly on the opening day of its budget session.
- Jan 12, 2017 10:03 AM IST
"The Odisha government executed and registered a mining lease of iron ore and manganese ore in favour of the company in Keonjhar district for a period of 50 years," as per company release.
- Jan 05, 2017 08:54 AM IST
Padhi said that the Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL), Rashtriya Chemical and Fertiliser Ltd (RCF), Coal India Limited (CIL) and Fertiliser Corporation of India Limited would pump money for the revival of the plant.
- Nov 09, 2016 07:28 AM IST
Reviewing the arrangements of the procurement in all the 10 districts of Cuttack, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Balasore, Jagatsinghpur, Mayurbhunj, Bhadrak, Khurda, Puri and Nayagarh, the State food and civil supplies minister Sanjay Dasburma said the state government has decided to procure paddy worth Rs 7,500 crore from farmers this year.
- Oct 29, 2016 01:32 PM IST
"The draft is almost completed and the new policy will be declared after it is approved by the cabinet," the state Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Panda said here.
- Oct 19, 2016 09:40 PM IST
The SUM Hospital here, where a devastating blaze on Monday claimed 21 lives, was running without fire safety clearance, Union Health Minister J P Nadda said today, and asked the Odisha government to ensure action against those responsible for the "serious lapse".