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Farmers in Odisha burn crops in protest

As many as four farmers have committed suicide in the past seven days in Bargarh district accusing the government not listening to their grievances.

03 Nov 2017 6:38 AM

Odisha schools to teach disaster management from 2018

The installation work of EWDS has been completed and Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the advanced system by November 15.

30 Oct 2017 6:39 AM

Odisha government to amend law on abuse at workplace

“A proposal has been given in the meeting to give additional powers to the commission,” said Ms Baxipatra.

19 Oct 2017 3:39 AM

Fishermen set to receive biometric card: Odisha

As per the move, all the fishermen venturing into the sea will be provided waterproof biometric identity card.

13 Oct 2017 4:24 AM

Odisha exempts fee for special students

The minister also said that the differently abled students who already had paid such fees would be refunded their money.

06 Oct 2017 2:28 AM


Leaders huddle up at Naveen Patnaik’s house

A political resolution was adopted at the state executive meeting to corner the government over the series of issues.

05 Oct 2017 4:50 AM

Odhisa eyes investment in steel sector

Odisha government on Tuesday held talks with over 70 companies and invited them to invest in the state’s downstream ecosystem.

13 Sep 2017 4:29 AM

‘First phase of surgery to separate twins went well’

The second phase is likely to be conducted in October where the actual separation of the head will take place.

30 Aug 2017 10:15 PM

Odisha govt to run all buildings on solar power by Nov-Dec

Sources said that all the government buildings identified in twin cities will be operated by solar power in next three-four months.

20 Aug 2017 6:30 AM

Odisha: Woman carried on stretcher for 16 km

The woman delivered a baby girl in the hospital and both are said to be in a good condition.

24 Jul 2017 5:55 AM


Food packets air dropped in flood-hit Odisha villages

As many as three thousand food packets were air-dropped by the afternoon.

18 Jul 2017 12:48 AM

Asian Athletics: Hosts target improved show

The 22nd edition of the meet will be the third time it will be held in India after New Delhi (1989) and Pune (2013).

22 Jun 2017 4:18 AM

Lord Jagannath, siblings take shower, to fall sick for 15 days

Sudarshan on snana mandap (bathing pandal) of Shree Jagannath Temple on the occasion of sacred Jyestha Purnima.

10 Jun 2017 1:36 AM

Half-truth of tribal girls’ HSC exams

According to tribal researchers, of the nine girls, only two belong to the primitive Dongaria Kondh tribal community.

03 Jun 2017 4:15 AM

Elderly dies of ‘starvation’ in Odisha, inquiry ordered

The victim, a childless person, was identified as Gobinda Behera of Shantipada village in Pritipur panchayat under the Binjharpur block.

23 May 2017 1:55 AM


Odisha’s initiative to give free education to tribal girls

Many states are lagging on policies to increase the availability of educational institutions.

21 May 2017 1:11 AM

Ravaged Posco land turns green again

After South Korean steel giant scraps Odisha project, villagers resume betel leaf cultivation.

15 Apr 2017 12:25 AM

Naveen Patnaik sister set for bigger party role?

BJD MP Baijayant Panda was the first one to give a hint about her entry into Odisha politics.

02 Apr 2017 6:58 AM

Can’t help Iranian woman due to court order: Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj had sought a report from the Odisha government on the case involving 28-year-old Narges K. Ashtari.

01 Jan 2017 3:22 AM

500 chickens culled over bird flu scare in Odisha

Ten rapid response teams have been mobilised for the operation in the area, officials said.

29 Dec 2016 1:12 AM