Three persons, including a Class IX student, were apprehended for allegedly raping minor girls - all students - in separate cases in Ganjam and Kandhamal districts in the
Bhubaneswar-Anand Vihar Superfast Express via Angul (22805) narrowly escaped from a possible accident in the city on Saturday after a herd of buffaloes entered the railwa
The state government on Saturday approved six investment projects including Odisha-based IMFAs proposal for a ferro chrome unit. The six projects with total investment po
Bhubaneswar: The 4th edition of the two-day annual Mystic Kalinga Festival (MKF), a fair of verse, music, dance and spiritual discourse, would be held in Bhubaneswar from
Residents of Saida village under Deogarh district's Barkote Block built a temporary bridge over the Mangalabuda Nullah at Lalaposhi on their own in just three days.
The Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology (IMMT), Bhubaneswar, on Friday opposed the state government's plan to build a convention centre on its premises.
A group of miscreants assaulted BJP's Bhubaneswar organisational district president Harekrushna Khuntia outside Ekamra Haat here on Friday. Khuntia, who sustained injurie
Inspector Bikram Jena, whose alleged links with the stone quarry mafia saw his name dropped from the recommendations for a police medal for meritorious service during thi
A medical student died on Friday after being struck near one of his ears by a cricket ball during a practice session at a college play ground in Odisha's Ganjam district,
A woman from Assam travelling by Bengaluru-Guwahati express (12509) train gave birth to three premature babies on the train on Friday. She got down from the train at Bhad
A Odisha government booklet describing Mahatma Gandhi's death as an accident has triggered a row as both Congress and ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) members condemned the m
Bhubaneswar: The three-day annual childrens festival “Suravi” organized by the School and Mass Education Department commenced from Thursday, here at Unit-IX B
A government booklet attributing Mahatma Gandhis death to accidental reasons has sparked furore in Odisha with many demanding action against those responsible. The bookle
Janaki Ballav Barhimal, the tainted constable, was booked for alleged abduction, murder, assault and theft in the past.
Preparatory meeting of second Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation Disaster Management Exercise (BIMSTEC DMEx-2020) has been sta
Various industrial houses, central PSUs and government organizations have owed water cess amounting Rs 3225.47 crore to the state government by August-end.
Prasidhi Nayak, 8, from Cuttack, is a popular face on Odia television serials and films. The child actor, who is currently working in the serial, Soubhagyabati, is happy
The East Coast Railway (ECoR) will complete electrification work of railway lines in Naupada-Gunupur and Lanjigarh Road-Junagarh Road routes by end of this year. After th
The annual Bali Jatra festival began at Gadagadia ghat on the bank of Mahanadi in Cuttack from Tuesday.
Bhubaneswar: Eminent Odissi vocalist Shyamamani Devi and Daskathia maestro Upendra Kumar Panigrahi were conferred with the prestigious ‘Kabi Samrat Upendra Bhanja S
BJD had on several occasions faced criticism from members of the opposition parties as many chairs in the treasury benches would remain empty after the Zero Hour and duri
Members of All Odisha Contractors Association on Wednesday threatened to go on an indefinite hunger strike after deliberations between them and the state government over
An assistant teacher in a government high school at Talasingi in Ganjam's Digapahandi block was suspended on Wednesday for allegedly subjecting a Class IX student to corp
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday arrested Mohammad Arif, a Delhi-based businessman, for his alleged involvement in the Fine Indisales chit fund scam.
Odishas overall debt stock is estimated at Rs 83,307 crore by September-end, which is 15.04 per cent of the gross state domestic product (GSDP).
The state government has allocated Rs 730 crore for various infrastructure projects in Puri as finance minister Niranjan Pujari on Wednesday presented Rs 8126 crore suppl
Bhubaneswar: The denizens of the city will enjoy an array of cultural and allied events as the second edition of the .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) organized by Bhuban
BJD MLAs playing truant in the state assembly would now be taken to task as chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said he is very serious about members attendance th