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Odisha governors wife dies of post-Covid complications

Odisha governor Ganeshi Lals wife Sushila Devi died on Sunday night. She was 74.

The Times of India 23 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Odisha has 8.96 lakh registered unemployed youths: Minister

Odisha has 8,96,838 unemployed youths, who have registered themselves with different employment exchange offices in the state, until Octobe

The Times of India 23 Nov 2020 2:00 am

Oppositions protests against custodial deaths, school closure dominate house

The deaths of two persons allegedly in police custody and the state governments decision to close thousands of schools were the two subject

The Times of India 22 Nov 2020 5:51 pm

Custody killing case: Puri Police deny keeping kin away from funeral

Amid allegations by relatives of K Ramesh, who allegedly died in police custody in Puri district, that they were not allowed to attend the

The Times of India 22 Nov 2020 5:44 pm

Covid toll inches up to 1,625 as 17 more people die

The states Covid-19 death toll touched 1,625 on Saturday with 17 more persons succumbing to the virus in the past 24 hours.

The Times of India 22 Nov 2020 5:41 pm

Naveen seeks Hemants help for early completion of Ichha dam

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik has sought cooperation of his Jharkhand counterpart Hemant Soren for early completion of the Ichha dam over K

The Times of India 22 Nov 2020 5:34 pm

COMMUNIQU 2020 Annual Media Conclave to be held on November 22

Communiqu, the annual media conclave of Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, is scheduled to be held on 22nd November 2020. IlluminatiX the Media and PR Cell of

Odisha360 22 Nov 2020 12:10 pm

Odisha: 'DPR to be finalised soon for Phase-II construction of AIIMS's Balaso..

Union health and family welfare minister Harsh Vardhan while replying to a letter of Koraput MP Saptagiri Sankar Ulaka has stated that deta

The Times of India 22 Nov 2020 2:20 am

Odisha CM launches 11 online services of MSME department

The Times of India 22 Nov 2020 12:31 am

Koraput: Consumer forum pulls up bank for not closing education loan account

The district consumer disputes and redressal forum has pulled up the Jeypore branch of a bank for failing to close an education loan accoun

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:24 pm

Turtles start mating off Gahirmatha

Olive Ridley sea turtles have started mating on the sea surface off the coast of Gahirmatha marine sanctuary, the worlds largest rookery in

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:18 pm

Sabyasachi dubs for an animation film on Tenali Rama

Sabyasachi Mishra has added another feather to his cap. He has dubbed for the protagonist in the Odia version of an animation film based on

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:16 pm

Five injured in explosion at plant at Thelkuli

Five persons were injured after an explosion in a boiler of the Bhushan Power and Steel Limited (BPSL) at Thelkuli under Thelkuli police st

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:11 pm

Sambalpur: Man held for setting tehsil office on fire

Enraged over a lingering land dispute, one Rajib Kisan (30), of Gumkarma village in Sambalpur district set the tehsil office of Rengali on

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:08 pm

Odisha Human Rights Commission asks govt to pay Rs 2 lakh to man for illegal ..

The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has asked the state government to pay Rs 2 lakh compensation to a man, who was illegally detained

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:04 pm

Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan launches OILs seismic survey

Union petroleum and natural gas minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday inaugurated the Oil India Limiteds (OIL)s seismic survey in the Mahan

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 4:00 pm

Odisha: 11,200 crore supplementary budget tabled in assembly

Finance minister Niranjan Pujari on Friday presented the supplementary budget worth Rs 11,200 crore for the current 2020-21 financial year

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 3:53 pm

Odisha: Phase-3 Covaxin trial starts at SUM hospital

The Phase-3 human trial of the much-awaited Covid-19 vaccine 'Covaxin started at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here on

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 3:47 pm

Jagatsinghpur Administration Ordered for No Baliyatra this Year

Due to the current pandemic situation of Covid-19, the Jagatsinghpur administration has decided that the Baliyatra would not be organized this year. As in the Baliyatra,

Odisha360 21 Nov 2020 1:19 pm

Odisha govt removes Puri SP, suspends four other cops over twin custodial dea..

Amid massive public outrage and uproar by opposition in the assembly over Thursdays custodial deaths in Puri and Sundargarh districts, the

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 2:42 am

Odishas cumulative debt stock touches Rs 97,823 crore by Sept-end

Odishas cumulative debt stock by September-end is estimated at Rs 97,823 crore, which is 16.4 per cent of the gross state domestic product (GSDP).

The Times of India 21 Nov 2020 12:11 am

Odisha opposition mounts scathing attack on govt over 'custodial deaths'

The twin custodial deaths in Puri and Sundargarh districts on Thursday generated political heat in the state with opposition BJP and Congre

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 11:34 pm

Odisha finance minister presents supplementary budget of Rs 11,200 crore

Odisha finance minister Niranjan Pujari on Friday presented the supplementary budget worth Rs 11,200 crore for the current 2020-21 financia

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 11:27 pm

Odisha: Chief secretary reviews progress of Bargarh Cancer Hospital

Chief secretary Asit Tripathy on Friday reviewed the progress of the cancer hospital at Bargarh. Chief minister Naveen Patnaik had announced for establishment of this hos

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 11:22 pm

Odisha cop to pay Rs 2 lakh for man's illegal detention

The Odisha human rights commission (OHRC) has asked the state government to pay Rs 2 lakh compensation to a man, who was illegally detained

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 6:50 pm

Govt to introduce 10 bills in winter assembly session

The state government is planning to introduce 10 bills, including three bills to replace ordinances, in the winter session of the assembly starting Friday.

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 5:20 pm

Odisha: Six universities to get new VCs

Six state-run universities are set to get new vice-chancellors (VC)s soon. The selection committees have sent three names for each universi

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 5:16 pm

Twin custody deaths trigger protests in Odisha

The deaths of two accused men in police custody in Puri and Sundargarh districts triggered mob fury at both places on Thursday.

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 5:13 pm

A 40 Days Long Winter Session of Assembly Starts from 20 November 2020

According to the sources, a winter session of 40 days long is ready to begin from 20 November 2020 with the proper adherence to covid-19 rules and regulations in Assembly

Odisha360 20 Nov 2020 2:36 pm

Shooting of Bhoomika, Jyoti Ranjan-starrer on in Rayagada

Bhoomika Dash and Jyoti Ranjan Nayak are shooting in the scenic Rayagada district of Odisha for their upcoming suspense thriller Aau Gote L

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Odisha renews MoU with PMSRF for free cardiac treatment to poor children

The Odisha government on Thursday renewed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Prasanti Medical Services and Research Foundation

The Times of India 20 Nov 2020 12:33 am

Odisha govt asks cops to strictly enforce DL suspension of helmetless bikers

The state government has asked the police and regional transport officers (RTOs) to intensify enforcement, involving suspension of driving

The Times of India 19 Nov 2020 4:48 pm

7 arrested for killing 6 of family in Balangir

Seven persons were on Wednesday arrested in connection with the murder of six members of a family at Saharapada under the Patnagarh police

The Times of India 19 Nov 2020 3:50 pm

Start current academic session afresh next year

With children not having attended a single day of class in school in the current academic session owing to the educational institutions bei

The Times of India 19 Nov 2020 3:47 pm

Orissa High Court Might Soon Announce Something on the Public Witnessing of Nagarjuna Besha

Orissa High Court is all set to announce some valuable decision on witnessing the darshan of Nagarjuna Besha in Puri. The devotees are waiting for some good news in their

Odisha360 19 Nov 2020 1:51 pm

Odia short film wins international awards

A short film based on the Covid-19 pandemic made by an art teacher, Gajendra Kumar Padhi, has won three international awards recently and h

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 11:00 pm

Mahurat of Rakesh-Anubha-starrer held at a city temple

Mahurat of the upcoming film, Tu Mo Kamzori, was held at a city temple recently.

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 6:51 pm

Man held for poisoning wife to death in Odisha's Kendrapara

A 34-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday on the charge of poisoning his wife to death in Odisha's Kendrapara district, police said.

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 6:51 pm

Mahurat of Lubun Sen, Sona Dewadi-starrer held in Cuttack

The mahurat of Odia film Kahibini Tate I Love You was held in a hotel in Cuttack where the cast and crew of the movie were present.

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 4:30 pm

Siddhant Mohapatra-starrer goes on the floors

The shooting of Siddhant Mohapatra-starrer Sabu Ye Love Pain, which also stars dance sensation Harihar Dash, has started

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 4:21 pm

Daringbadi plans eco-retreat, eyes more foreign tourists

The Kandhamal district administration hopes more tourists, basically foreigners, will visit Daringbadi this year as the states tourism depa

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:38 pm

Lekhashree Samantsinghar says Sambit Patra made Puri famous, draws criticism

BJP leader Lekhashree Samantsinghar stirred a controversy after reportedly claiming that the partys national spokesperson Sambit Patra made

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:33 pm

Odisha: Districts where bypolls were held show fall in Covid-19 cases

Two weeks after byelections were held in the Tirtol and Balasore assembly seats, the two places are yet to see a spike in Covid cases. This

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:21 pm

Need a month to fix SOP for reopening Puri shrine

The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) in Puri on Tuesday said it needs at least a month to finalize operational guidelines for r

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:18 pm

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation officers work sans leave to manage Covid-19

For eight months, senior officers of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), the nodal agency for Covid management in the city, have t

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:11 pm

Odisha: Parents get school notices asking them to clear fees

As a large number of parents wait for the Orissa high courts decision on a fee waiver, city schools have sent a notice urging guardians to

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:07 pm

Bhubaneswar: Driver of private varsity arrested with leopard skin

The Special Task Force (STF) of the Crime Branch on Tuesday arrested the driver of a private university and seized leopard skin from him. T

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 3:01 pm

BJP will form govt in Odisha in 2024, J P Nadda tells supporters

Having retained Bihar (as part of the NDA) and emerged stronger in the process, the BJP is hoping to form the government in Odisha and this

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 2:56 pm

Odisha Government says that they will give Right Decision at the Right Time for Reopening of Temples

The Odisha government said that they are not yet decided on a date for reopening of the temples. The authorities are putting in their efforts to make sure that the temple

Odisha360 18 Nov 2020 1:55 pm

Theatre personalities hold protest demanding reopening of auditoriums

Theatre personalities held a silent protest in front of Rabindra Mandap on Sunday demanding reopening of auditoriums that will allow them t

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Akash interacts with orphanage children

Actor-turned-politician Akash Dasnayak recently interacted online with children in a Damana-based ashram.

The Times of India 18 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Next govt in Odisha will be of BJP: JP Nadda

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 10:52 pm

Malkangiri women set up roadside library for kids

: A group of 20-odd tribal women in Malkangiri district have taken it upon themselves to inculcate a reading habit among youngsters, who th

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 3:24 pm

Odisha govt to spend Rs 12.51 crore to promote golden grass items

The state government and Centre will spend Rs 12.51 crore to train and provide marketing facilities to around 3,000 women craftspersons in

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 3:21 pm

One held for rape and circulating photos of crime in Ganjam

Police on Monday arrested a 28-year-old youth from Berhampur for allegedly raping an 18-year-old girl from Aska in Ganjam district on the p

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 3:19 pm

Malkangiri collector shifted after being booked for murder

The state government on Monday transferred the district collector of Malkangiri, Manish Agarwal, a day after police registered a case of mu

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 3:16 pm

Covid-19 tests cover 40% of Bhubaneswar residents

Forty per cent of the residents of the capital city have been tested for Covid-19. The total number of tests in the city is inching close t

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 3:11 pm

Odisha to promote homestay tourism

To boost tourism in the state, the state government on Monday decided to promote homestay facilities for tourists at various nature trails

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 3:09 pm

Odisha will Promote Homestay at Various Eco-Tourism Spots

As per an official, the State Government has decided to take necessary steps to promote homestay facilities at eco-tourism spots and natural trails in Odisha to attract m

Odisha360 17 Nov 2020 12:11 pm

Class 6 girl walks 10km to file complaint against dad in Odisha

A slip of a girl studying in Class 6 on Monday summoned the courage to stand up for her rights and the strength to trek 10km to the DM's of

The Times of India 17 Nov 2020 11:44 am

Odisha: 15 teacher training colleges to come under higher education departmen..

The state government has decided to bring 15 teacher education institutes (training colleges) in the state offering BEd and MEd courses und

The Times of India 16 Nov 2020 4:01 pm

With 753 new cases in 24 hours, Odisha sees sharp dip in Covid-19 caseload

In a major relief to the state as well as its citizens, Odisha logged a sharp decline in Covid-19 cases with 753 fresh cases being reported

The Times of India 16 Nov 2020 3:57 pm

Odisha: BJP hands key roles to state netas in its look east policy

The BJP has given its leaders from Odisha visible importance within its organisational structure. In a sign of the central leaderships cont

The Times of India 16 Nov 2020 3:44 pm

On Sunday, Daringbadi was Recorded to have the Lowest Temperature of 12.5 Degrees amongst all Hill Stations

Daringbadi was the coldest station as of the temperature recorded on Sunday. The temperature has fallen to 12.5 degrees in Daringbadi, and as per the forecast, most parts

Odisha360 16 Nov 2020 2:35 pm

Odisha collector, three others booked in ex-assistant murder case

Acting on a court directive, police have registered a case of murder against Malkangiri district collector Manish Agarwal for the death of

The Times of India 16 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Odisha govt revises prison manual after 78 yrs

The state government has come up with a new prison manual after revising a 78-year-old one to ensure better management of jail administrati

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

IHME lowers death projection but state alert to Covid threat

Even as the state government is not showing any laxity in the enforcement of Covid norms anticipating a possible second wave of infection a

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

OHRC asks Odisha govt not to give woman cop any posting for 2 years

Taking serious note of the alleged torture of an accused in police custody by a woman inspector during lockdown in March, the Odisha Human

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Centre sanctions Rs 128 crore more to Odisha as Amphan relief

The Centre on Friday sanctioned an additional central assistance of Rs 128.23 crore for Odisha towards the losses caused owing to Cyclone A

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Odisha: Bande Utkala Janani to be part of school syllabus

Months after Bande Utkala Janani was accorded state song status, the government on Friday approved a proposal to include it in the syllabus

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Ganjam to award 10,000 for info on sex determination test

In an effort to stop female foeticide and improve child sex ratio in Ganjam, the district administration has announced a cash reward of Rs

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Silk City wears festive look

Despite the Covid-19 situation, Silk city wore a festive look on the eve of Diwali on Friday.

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Covid-19 spoils Childrens Day fun for schoolkids and teachers

The pandemic has deprived kids of the fun during Childrens Day with schools still being shut.

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Odisha govt ropes in TCS to help strengthen online education

The school and mass education department plans to strengthen online education for 214 model schools and 101 Utkarsh schools in the state. F

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

2 cops among 6 held for links with ganja trade

Further tightening their operation against illegal ganja trade in the district, Koraput police arrested two police personnel and four other

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Ganjam lends ears to farmers grievances

The Ganjam district administration has decided to set up grievance redressal system at the block level to address the complaints of the farmers during the paddy procureme

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Sambalpur: GM university gets career counselling & job cell

The Gangadhar Meher University (GMU) in the city has set up a career counselling-cum-placement cell besides an internal quality assessment

The Times of India 14 Nov 2020 10:50 am

Odisha: OHRC recommends not to post 'uncouth' lady cop in police station for 2 years

Taking strong note of alleged custodial torture of an accused by a woman inspector during lockdown in March, the Odisha human rights commission (OHRC) has recommended the

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 6:50 pm

Odisha government revises prison manual after 78 years

The Odiasha government has come up with a new prison manual by revising a 78-year-old manual to ensure better management of jail administration and inmates. The old manua

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 6:50 pm

Odisha man returns home after 20 years in Pakistan jail

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 6:50 pm

Bhubaneswar: Jewellers hopeful of sales catching up on Dhanteras

Jewellers are optimistic about the revival of business on Dhanteras following a slump for the last several months.

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 4:52 pm

Rankings honour for SAI School

SAI International School and DPS R K Puram, Delhi, have been jointly ranked the No 1 school in India in the day-cum-boarding school categor

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 4:48 pm

Odisha: Cabinet nod to second ordinance easing farm produce sale

The state cabinet on Thursday approved the promulgation of the second Odisha Agricultural Produce and Livestock Marketing (promotion and fa

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 4:45 pm

New coronavirus case count below 1,000 for second day

The single-day new infection count dropped below 1,000 for the second time on Thursday with 986 cases being reported in 24 hours. This has

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 4:40 pm

Odisha: Recover Rs 5 lakh from cop who framed two in fake murder case

In what may leave the state police embarrassed, the Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has come down heavily on an inspector for his all

The Times of India 13 Nov 2020 4:33 pm