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Puri beach festival from January 20

Bhubaneswar, Jan 8: The International Puri Beach Festival will begin from January 20 in the Holy City. Artists from across the country and abroad (Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Russia and Canada) will attend the five-day festival. Hindi playback singer will croon for the audience.

Festival organizing committee president Ramakrushna Das Mohapatra said 300 stalls, displaying handlooms and handicraft products of India and foreign countries, will be put up.

"Audience will be treated to classical, tribal and modern dances," he said.

CM urges Civil Aviation Ministry to resume flight services to Bangkok, Bengaluru

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today urged the Centre to resume the Air India flight from Bhubaneswar to Bangkok and Bengaluru at the earliest.In a le...

5 School Students Killed After Being Run Over By Truck In Bhadrak

Balasore: In a tragic incident, at least five students were killed while six others suffered critical injuries after they were run over by a speeding ...

Minister Pratap Jena to visit Jaga-Kalia tomorrow with a medical team from Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Pratap Jena, Minister, Health & Family Welfare, Law, I&PR, Odisha will visit New Delhi AIIMS tomorrow to have discussions with th...

Puri SP assures action against eve teasers of actress Mahika Sharma

Puri: The Puri SP on Thursday asked Mumbai based TV actress Mahika Sharma for details of the ordeal she faced during her visit to Puri following her c...