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AirAsia Launches Direct Flight Between Bhubaneswar & Bangkok

Bhubaneswar: Malaysian budget airline AirAsia launched its first ever direct flight operations between Bangkok and Bhubaneswar on Thursday.As many as 30 flyers reached Bhubaneswar from Bangkok in Air Asia's Airbus A 320 plane at 11.35 pm yesterday in its maiden flight on the airline route following which the plane was welcomed with a water cannon salute.
Similarly, a total of 165 passengers left for Bangkok from Bhubaneswar Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) at 12:25 am on Friday.The passengers were accorded a grand welcome at the BPIA before they took off.

Team leaves for Kathmandu to bring Kalpana Das's mortal remains

Bhubaneswar: The three-member team formed to bring the mortal remains of Odisha mountaineer Kalpana Das departed for Kathmandu today.The team comprise...

11 places record temperature above 40 degree Celsius in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha continued to reel under acute heatwave conditions with temperature crossing 40 degree Celsius mark in 11 places in the state today...

Thunderstorm and rainfall alert for 9 Odisha dists

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) regional centre here issued thunderstorm and rainfall alert for nine districts of Odisha till ...

Ganja consignment seized from Badambadi, two held

Cuttack: Excise sleuths have seized a ganja consignment from Badambadi Bus Stand in Cuttack and arrested two persons involved in illegal trade on Satu...