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Modi attacks Congress in Odisha, silent on BJD

PM said that making Droupadi Murmu the President of India reflected NDA government’s commitments to the empowerment of tribal communities

04 Feb 2024 1:22 AM

5T mantra transforming schools in Odisha

The shift of enrolment from private schools to government schools is evidence of its efficacy

24 Dec 2023 2:30 AM

At Rs 290 cr, Odisha I-T Haul Biggest

40 machines, extra bank staff to count notes

10 Dec 2023 2:30 AM

Odisha in a fix as SC seeks Centre’s view on imposing cap on mining in state

The SC observation assumes much significance as the mining sector contributes nearly Rs 50,000 crore annual revenue to the state exchequer

06 Dec 2023 7:09 AM

Odisha CM’s Ex-secretary Joins BJD

Pandian was inducted into the BJD by CM Naveen Patnaik in the presence of senior leaders of the party

28 Nov 2023 2:07 AM


Odisha's stolen Asthtadhatu idol seized at Delhi airport

Odisha’s Jajpur district police received the ancient idol, believed to be from the ninth or tenth century, and brought it back to the state

11 Nov 2023 1:56 AM

Ambulance Driver Abandons Pregnant Woman Over Non-payment of Fare in Odisha

The hospital authorities have reportedly sought an explanation from the ambulance driver

02 Nov 2023 11:51 PM

Aluminium majors exhibit technological capabilities at int’l aluminium conference

The two-day event featured an international exhibition by over 30 companies hailing from the aluminium sector and associate industries

15 Feb 2023 11:30 AM

Murmu even had to swim to reach the school

During rainy days, she would often swim across the local flooding water body to reach the school, her teacher Behera said

26 Jul 2022 10:02 AM

Swelling Godavari river inundates villages in Odisha district, several evacuated

The district administration has opened shelter camps at different places for the flood-affected people

16 Jul 2022 11:09 AM


Severe cyclone Asani rages in Bay of Bengal; Odisha plans evacuation

The system will not make landfall either in Odisha or Andhra Pradesh, IMD Director General Mrutunjay Mohaptra had said

09 May 2022 1:17 PM

BJD sweeps three-tier panchayat polls in Odisha

The Biju Janta Dal party swept 766 out of 852 seats in the three-tier panchayat elections

02 Mar 2022 9:16 AM

COVID vaccination certificate not required to visit Puri Jagannath Temple from Feb 21

The decision is taken keeping in view the decline in the COVID-19 cases and peoples' sentiment

15 Feb 2022 10:53 AM

India successfully test-fires Brahmos supersonic cruise missile

The missile was test-fired from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) launch pad-III at Chandipur

20 Jan 2022 1:12 PM

Odisha withholds decision to reopen schools for Classes 1 to 5

School and mass education minister S R Dash said the decision was taken after officials visited various primary schools across the state

02 Jan 2022 12:34 PM


Two omicron cases detected in Odisha

Both of them have travel history to foreign nations - Nigeria and Qatar, respectively

21 Dec 2021 2:11 PM

Low pressure area formed in BoB, Odisha likely to get light to moderate rainfall on Dusshera Day

The low pressure would trigger isolated thunderstorm with a wind speed of 40-50 kmph and heavy rain in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

14 Oct 2021 12:51 PM

Three Maoists killed in exchange of fire

The rebels belonged to the outlawed CPI (Maoist). The slain included two women cadres

13 Oct 2021 10:48 AM

Odisha capital turns COVID hotbed, night curfew back

Khurdha district continued to report the highest single-day cases with 208 persons contracting the virus in the last 24 hours

12 Oct 2021 7:36 AM

Telugu signages in disputed Kotia ruffle Odisha's feathers

The incident is the latest among a series of happenings in the border region in the last few months

29 Sep 2021 8:34 AM