Odisha News


Facing local heat, Sundargarh admin takes steps to strengthen inter-State road

On December 15 last year, Anchalik Suraksha Samiti and Rourkela district Congress committee had paralysed traffic movement on the road for seven hours at Kukudagate.

published : 20 hours ago

Bargarh police crack robbery case, recover Rs 18 lakh cash, jewellery

The accused were identified as Vikash Matari (27) of Sanharapara; Ashok Rana (34) and Susanta Bhue (32) of Beheratikra, all from Bargarh town.

published : 20 hours ago

Police shield for same sex couple threatened by family members in Odisha

Security   has been provided to a same sex couple which approached Danagadi police seeking protection from their families opposed to their relationship.

published : 20 hours ago

As Jagatsinghpur rivers dry up, locals worry over govt inaction

Moreover, many rivers like Hansua, Alaka, Dhanua, Gobari, Budha and Balia are almost dead.

published : 21 hours ago

Odisha Schools ‘fudging’ enrolment to survive!

Have enrolled same students to increase intake to obtain NOC and recognition from the government

published : 21 hours ago

Indravati water diversion to leave Nabarangpur high and dry, says BJP

Majhi warned that if the government fails to start work on irrigation projects in Nabarangpur, the BJP would take to the streets in protest. 

published : 21 hours ago

GST sleuths net Rs 30 lakh edible oil looted from Keonjhar

The truck drivers were carrying fake purchase and way bill and on further verification, it emerged that the edible oil was actually looted from Keonjhar district.

published : 21 hours ago

Sambalpur seeks a dialysis unit at DHH

 The Sambalpur district unit of Health Department has written to the State government to allocate more dialysis machines and make a unit functional at the district headquarters hospital here. 

published : 21 hours ago

Branding essential for business, says Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Odia culture, tradition, arts, architecture, literature and cuisine are brands and identity of Odisha.

published : 21 hours ago

CREDAI seeks help to revive real estate in Odisha

States like Maharashtra and Karnataka have already taken these measures, the CREDAI members said. 

published : 21 hours ago

Railway Board rejects ECoR’s ‘bungalow peons’ policy

An attempt by the East Coast Railway (ECoR) to bring back the century-old practice of hiring bungalow peons for its Class I officers has been struck down by the Railway Board.

published : 21 hours ago

COVID vaccine: 600 to be inoculated in Bhubaneswar on day one

At present, the city has 200 active cases. 

published : 21 hours ago

Odisha's Keonjhar gets first millet unit ready 

Keonjhar’s first millet processing unit is all set to cater to the nutrition needs of 86,000 children of the district.

published : 21 hours ago

Odisha Congress protests against farm laws, fuel prices

The memorandum alleged that the government is profiteering from the misery of farmers and the common people by raising the price of diesel and petrol to an all time high.

published : 22 hours ago

Naveen’s mega show: 14 Ministers and 72 MLAs in attendance  

“Around 20 years back, the district had no roads, good colleges, technical institutions and hospitals.

published : 15 Jan 2021