ODISHA
Odisha-based designer among Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence awardees
April 24, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 24: It is indeed a matter of pride and joy for the state as Odisha-based designer has bagged Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award-2017 conferred upon her last week. The Bhubaneswar-based ace fashion designer and owner of ‘Dolliz Kasba’ Dolly Parekh bagged the award in ‘Best Fashion Designer’ category. Parekh was […]






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Odisha cops detain foreign couple for entering Sri Jagannath temple
April 24, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Puri, Apr 24: Two foreign nationals were caught inside the Sri Jagannath temple premises in Odisha’s Puri today. According to reports, a couple from Argentina was seen by sevayats (servitors) near the Maa Lakshmi temple inside the Sri Jagannath temple premises. The couple was handed over to Simhadwara police by the […]






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Odisha Assly to convene spl session on SGST in May
April 24, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 24: Odisha Assembly will hold a two-day special session in May. Governor S C Jamir today gave his approval for the convening of the two-day special session of the State Assembly on May 18 and 19 for members to debate on State Goods and Services Tax (SGST) and amendment […]






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Biju Patnaik airport in Odisha capital gets Odia Director
April 24, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 24: Suresh Chandra Hota is the new Director of Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) in Odisha capital. Hota assumed office today after his transfer from Ahmedabad recently where he was posted as JGM (ATC) at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, sources said. Civil Aviation Ministry transferred R Mahalingam back to […]






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Odisha CM inquires about Vajpayee’s health
April 24, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau New Delhi, Apr 24: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today visited ailing former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the latter’s Krishna Menon Road residence here and inquired about his health. Rubbishing speculations over political significance behind his visit, Patnaik said that it was a courtesy call. “There is no political […]






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