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Odisha plans to apply for GI tag for Palm Jaggery

After the geographical indication (GI) tag war against West Bengal over Rasagola, Odisha is planning to get GI status for its local natural sweetener palm jaggery. According to the news in various blogs and news portals, a number of meetings have been held in this regard between Odisha State Palmgur Cooperative Federation (OSPCF) and Central […]

Raghunath Besha of Lord Jagannath in 2020

One of the rare Besha of The God of the Universe ‘Raghunath Besha’will is held at Jagannath Temple Puri after 115 years in 2020. Lord Jagannath along with Lord Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra will be adorned with precious jewelry. Millions of devotees will witness the rare attire of deities on the Ratna Singhasan, informed Shree […]

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Bengal to celebrate ‘Rosogolla Day’ following Odisha’s footsteps

The West Bengal government has declared to observe ‘Rosogolla Day’ on November 14 to celebrate the first anniversary of the state’s achievement of Geographical Indication (GI) tag for its ‘Banglar Rosogolla’, an observance similar to‘Rasagola Dibasa’of Odisha. According to news, As part of the celebrations, varieties of rosogollas would be showcased in stalls of the […]

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Jharsuguda Airport is now Veer Surendra Sai Airport

Jharsuguda Airport is now Veer Surendra Sai Airport. Chaired by Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi Union Cabinet meeting approved the renaming of the Jharsuguda Airport as ‘Veer Surendra Sai Airport’. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had earlier written to PM Modi urging the latter to name Jharsuguda Airport after freedom fighter Veer Surendra Sai. Naming […]