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Over 4 lakh olive ridleys nest at Rushikulya

Ganjam: Egg laying of Olive ridley turtles created all time record with 4,28,083 mother olive ridley turtles nesting till Monday morning at the Rushik...

Odisha govt applies for GI tag for 'Odishara Rasagola'

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Friday filed its application to stake claim for 'Odishara Rasagola', three months after West Bengal was awarded GI t...

'No Helmet - No Puja' in Odisha temple

Paradip: Priests of a 1000-year-old temple in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district have stopped performing puja of two wheelers if the riders are not equip...

Odia IPS Officer Appointed Kashmir Range IG

Bhubaneswar: In a major reshuffle, the Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday appointed Odia IPS officer Swayam Prakash Pani as Inspector General (I...

Microwaves may be as harmful for environment as cars: study

London: Microwave ovens across Europe alone emit as much carbon dioxide as nearly seven million cars, a study has found.Researchers from University of...