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Odisha Laggard State In Rooftop Solar Energy Generation

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 19 -- India is the world's fourth biggest emitter of carbon dioxide after China, the US and the EU. In the just concluded COP26 at Glasgow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Ind... Read More


'Sarkari' Puri Temple Reforms & Marginalisation Of Pilgrims Need Revisit

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 10 -- Sudhansu is the son of a friend and a colleague who had worked as Works Secretary to Government of Odisha. Sudhansu, a senior expert in cement technology, had a request from hi... Read More


Governance Deficit Fuelling Migration Of Odisha Workers To Brick Kilns!

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 3 -- As per informal estimates, over 2.5 million people from Odisha migrate to other states for livelihood. While industrialised states and mega cities have offered job opportunities... Read More


Too Many Small Villages In Odisha Roadblock To Development

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 25 -- More than sixty eight per cent of India's population lived in 5,97,618 inhabited villages. Out of them, 37,439 villages didn't have 3G/4G mobile internet services. At 8947, Odi... Read More


World-Class Railway Station Of Bhubaneswar Remains A Pipe Dream - What We Have Is Squalor & Indecision In Plenty

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 17 -- Today Bhubaneswar is perhaps the only state capital in the country where the city's main Railway Station building is not visible even from a distance of two hundred meters; per... Read More


Dearness Allowance For Odisha Government Employees Is No Festival Gift

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 10 -- The Government of Odisha recently decided to release the increased Dearness Allowance (DA) to its employees that would give additional amount of 11% of their basic pay and incr... Read More


Why Odisha Candidates Struggle To Qualify For Civil Services?

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 3 -- Civil Services Examination conducted by the UPSC through three stages - preliminary, main and interview - to select officers for the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian ... Read More


Rising Debt Burden Of Odisha - Avoiding Prodigal Spending Is Way Out

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 17 -- Some concern has been expressed recently over the rising per capita debt burden due to increasing borrowings of Odisha government. In the current year Government will pay 13.8... Read More


Transforming Schools: Odisha Can Succeed Only Through Quality Teaching By Qualified Teachers

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 8 -- By the turn of the 20th century, Odisha had a few High Schools. Zila School at Cuttack started in 1851. Balasore and Puri Zila Schools were established in 1853, while Sambalpur... Read More