The Beacon Island is a small rocky outcrop on which Thomas Snodgrass – an Englishman working for the East India Company back in 1791 built a small room and a spire.
The history of Bhubaneswar and its environs goes back much earlier than the 7th century A.D., which first witnessed the feverish zeal of temple building. It is one of the few places in India, which have the rare distinction of having archaeological remains almost from the dawn of the historical period down to the end of the Hindu rule.
While the definition of a budget hotel is subject to personal interpretation, many tourists look for budget hotels at lower cost with standard adherence to hygiene, services and safety. We decided to put together a list of five hotels in Bhubaneswar offer their services under Rs. 1600 per day.
Historians say construction of temples in Bhubaneswar was at its peak between the 7th and 12th century. Almost all the temples can be seen in the Old Town area around the Bindusagar Lake.
Even 8 months after the launch of an Android app and web-based online grievance system by the BMC, the corporation is still struggling to address complaints lodged by the denizens, thanks to technologically-challenged BMC and BDA officials.
The Twin City Police Commisionerate has launched an Android App for women safety in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. Named ‘Mo Saathi’, the mobile app is designed to help women in distress contact the city cops using their smartphones and call for help.