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CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurates 'Kala Bhoomi'

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurates 'Kala Bhoomi', Odisha Crafts Museum in Pokhariput. CM Naveen Patnaik says it will give a boost to state's weavers and artisans through empowerment and all-round welfare.

This museum is a celebration of our glorious handloom, handicraft & tribal traditions and be the perfect window of Odisha to showcase its rich culture and heritage.

Man with world's longest nails cuts them after 66 years

Shridhar Chillal, from India, whose nails have a combined measurement of 909.6cm (358in), can now see them on display in New York. ...

Sky Gazers Excited For Century

Bhubaneswar: Come July 27, sky gazers will get to chance to witness a rare celestial phenomenon including the longest Lunar Eclipse of the century. Sc...

Cambodia Earns Guinness Record For Longest Woven Scarf

Cambodia won a place in the Guinness book of World Records Sunday for a 1,100-metre (3,600-foot) long version of the country's popular krama scarf.Sup...

Fake World Cup Trophies Used To Smuggle Cocaine, Marijuana

Police in Argentina have 'cracked' down on a gang using replica FIFA World Cup trophies to smuggle drugs. Buenos Aires Security Minister Cristian Rito...