Page-3 of Bhubaneswar Current Affairs, GK & News
India’s only orangutan named Binny died at the age of 41 in Nandankanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Key Highlights About: The Nandankanan Zoological Park (NZP) has lost one of its beloved members the 41-year-old orangutan ‘Bini’, an extant species of great apes. Background: The lone female orangutan Binny, was brought to Nandankanan Zoo from ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Bhubaneswar • Binny India's Orangutan • College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry • Extant Species of Great Apes. • Indonesia • Malaysia • Nandankanan Zoological Park • Odisha • Orangutans • Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park
Baidyanath Mishra (99), the renowned economist, has passed away in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on May 8, 2019. Mishra had started his career as a lecturer in Ravenshaw University in Cuttack in 1949. He later worked at Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT). He was vice-chancellor of OUAT from 1981 to 1985. Mishra was also the ..
Topics: Bhubaneswar • College of Basic Science and Humanities, Bhubaneswar • Cuttack • Department of Higher Education, Odisha • Mishra • Odisha • Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology • OUAT • Ravenshaw University • States and union territories of India • Utkal University
Duti Krushna Panda (97), the veteran CPI leader and former Lok Sabha member, has passed away in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on May 5, 2019. Panda was elected to Lok Sabha from Bhanjanagara Parliamentary Constituency (presently Aska) in 1971. He was also elected to the state assembly from Aska seat in 1990. He was actively associated with ..
Bibhu Kalyan Nayak becomes first Indian to be appointed Chair of International Hockey Federation (FIH) Health and Safety Committee
Bibhu Kalyan Nayak from Bhubaneswar has become the first Indian to be appointed Chair of International Hockey Federation (FIH) Health and Safety Committee by the world governing body. He will serve a two-year term lasting till the first executive board meeting after Congress 2020. He has extensively trained in Sports Traumatology and Sports and Exercise ..
The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of P V Ramesh appointed as the director-general of the National Archives of India. Currently, he is serving as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Rural Electrification Corporation. National Archives of India The genesis of National Archives of India can be traced to the traced to ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Appointment Committee of the Cabinet • Bhopal • Bhubaneswar • Imperial Records Department • IRD • Jaipur • Ministry of Culture • National Archives of India • Puducherry • Rural Electrification Corporation