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Odisha government

Odisha’s Red Zone Malkangiri opens a new chapter of development

The change in the status of the region has begun to witness the local tribals waking up to a new phase of progress and prosperity.

25 Nov 2019 3:12 AM

Row in Odisha over Mahatma Gandhi’s death

Congress legislature party leader Narasingh Mishra demanded an apology from chief minister Naveen Patnaik holding him responsible for the blunder.

16 Nov 2019 2:41 AM

Gandhi died due to 'accidental reasons’, says Odisha govt school booklet, sparks row

'Patnaik must take responsibility for the blunder, seek apology and issue directive to immediately withdraw the booklet,' Cong leader said.

15 Nov 2019 1:50 PM

Odisha’s 45,000 ineligible farmers pocketed Rs 22.98 crore

The government has in the first phase provided Rs 5,000 to KALIA beneficiaries.

14 Nov 2019 3:20 AM

Odisha’s growth story has many mismatches with ground realities

With an average annual growth rate of around 8.1 per cent for the period 2012-19, Odisha figured among the top-5 high growth states nationally.

13 Sep 2019 3:21 AM


After Gujarat, Odisha to cut penalty on traffic violation

Odisha CM Patnaik had on Monday asked the enforcement agencies not to go on overdrive but counsel and handhold the people to facilitate compliance.

12 Sep 2019 7:23 AM

Odisha budget gives priority to pre-declared schemes

The analysis also revealed that the gap between budget allocation and actual expenditure across departments is a serious issue in a state like Odisha.

05 Jul 2019 1:11 AM

Odisha girl pleads for euthanasia

Student’s family no longer in a position to afford her treatment.

25 Jun 2019 3:03 AM

Odisha schoolkids to get travel allowance

As per the development, students of these 966 schools will be relocated to other schools within one kilometre radius

23 Jun 2019 1:59 AM

Odisha government formulating new Health Policy and Vision 2025

The new health policy will also ensure free healthcare services to each in the state.

20 Jun 2019 1:43 PM


Odisha to help senior citizens ill-treated by their children

According to a report released recently, around 60 to 70 per cent of elderly residents in the country are victims of abuse.

17 Jun 2019 2:38 AM

Non-performing Odisha colleges to face strong action

Similarly, KPD College in Daspalla and Bellaguntha women’s college in Ganjam also recorded zero pass percentage.

06 Jun 2019 6:22 AM

Incurred a loss of Rs 12,000 crore in cyclone Fani: Odisha govt

The state government will then send a memorandum to the Union government after preparing a final report.

16 May 2019 5:06 AM

Cyclone Fani: 'Death toll rises to 41 in Odisha,' says government official

The state government informed that situation in eight out of total nine affected districts has improved.

08 May 2019 8:58 PM

'Cyclone Fani': Rains lash Andhra Pradesh's coastal,no loss of life reported

N Chandrababu Naidu told reporters that the precise movement of the cyclonic storm could be predicted by the RTGC.

03 May 2019 8:07 PM


Odisha minister resigns over comments on acquittal of rape accused

'Maharathy has sent his resignation letter to the chief minister's office. He has resigned on moral grounds,' a source in the CMO said.

06 Jan 2019 6:10 PM

Parties try hard to woo farmers, tribals and dalits in Odisha

Taking cue from BJP’s recent defeat in 3 states, BJD is concentrating on development schemes to impress voters.

22 Dec 2018 1:35 AM

BJP promises farm loan waiver in Odisha if party comes to power

Earlier, state Congress chief Niranjan Patnaik too had announced waiver of farmer loans if Congress comes to power in Odisha in 2019.

18 Dec 2018 5:01 PM

Odisha: Honey bee machine to save elephants

An official of the state forest department on Saturday said coordinated efforts were being made by various department of the state.

09 Dec 2018 5:35 AM

‘Naveen govt throttles voice of farmers’

Panda condemned the attempts being made by the Odisha government to “throttle” the voices of farmers.

05 Nov 2018 4:44 AM