Bhubaneswar: A 14-year-old boy tried to die by suicide and is fighting for his life after a kangaroo court in Bhubaneswar allegedly made him do sit-ups along with his father and two others, police said on Friday. The incident happened on Thursday in Baramunda in Khandagiri police station area, they said. A meeting was held Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .
Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) Released Prelims Result for Odisha Civil Services Exam 2021. The post OPSC Odisha Civil Services Exam Date 2022 Mains Exam Date Announced first appeared on FreeJobAlert.Com . Read More
Cuttack: The Odisha Vigilance on Friday arrested Range Officer of Titilagarh Forest Range under Bolangir Forest Division for amassing disproportionate assets (DA) to the tune of 199% of his known sources of income. Siba Prasad Naik, Forest Range Officer, Titilagarh Forest Range, Bolangir has been arrested and forwarded to the Court of Special Judge, Vigilance,  The post Titilagarh Forest Range Officer Arrested In DA Case appeared first on Pragativadi .
Bhubaneswar: BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday lashed out at the Odisha BJP for disrespecting women after his partys thumping victory in just-concluded Padampur by-poll. Patnaik said he was saddened by the way the Bharatiya Janata Party conducted itself making personal attacks at Barsha Singh Bariha, showing total disrespect towards an educated  The post Disrespect To Woman Is Reprehensible: CM Naveen Cautions BJP After Padampur Victory appeared first on Pragativadi .
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday met the crew members of the upcoming Hindi web series Jengaburu: A Billion Dollar Curse, which is being shot in Odisha. Yemi Odanye, Deputy Head of Mission, British Deputy High Commission Kolkata, and National Award Winning Filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda were also present on the occasion. The Chief  The post CM Naveen meets crew members of upcoming Hindi web series Jengaburu: A Billion Dollar Curse appeared first on Pragativadi .
Over 1.55 lakh cattle have died in the country this year so far due to lumpy skin disease (LSD), the government informed the Rajya Sabha. LSD is a contagious viral disease that affects cattle and causes fever and nodules on the skin. It can also lead to death. As per the latest 20th Livestock census, the cattle population in the country is approximately 19.34 crores, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying Minister Parshottam Rupala said in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha. Cattle deaths due to lumpy skin disease in the country during the year 2022 stands at 1,55,366. As per the data, Rajasthan saw the most cattle deaths at 75,819, followed by Maharashtra (24,430), Punjab (17,932), Karnataka (12,244), Himachal Pradesh (10,681), Gujarat (6,193), Haryana (2,937) and Jammu & Kashmir (2,698). Lumpy Skin Disease was reported initially from Odisha in September, 2019, he added. As gathered from the states/UTs, the number of cases and vaccinations done during 2022 stood at ...
Goa: FC Goa will look to make the most of home comforts and get back to winning ways in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) on Saturday, when they lock horns with Odisha FC at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda. Currently, in sixth place on the points table with 12 points, a win  The post Hero ISL: FC Goa to lock horns with Odisha FC on Saturday appeared first on Pragativadi .
Bhubaneswar: As many as 65 Lighthouses earmarked for the development of tourism on PPP mode and in Odisha five lighthouses Gopalpur Lighthouse, Puri Lighthouse, Chandrabhaga Lighthouse, Paradip Lighthouse & False Point Lighthouse are identified for development. This information was given by the Union Minister for Ports, Shipping and Waterways, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal in a written  The post Five Lighthouses In Odisha Earmarked For Development Of Tourism On PPP Mode appeared first on Pragativadi .
Thursday was the day results from the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections and by-elections in Bihar, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh were out, so what were some of our leaders up to?
Bhubaneswar: People in several parts of Odisha are likely to heave a sigh of relief from the chilly winter condition as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a rise in night temperature under the influence of the cyclone over Bay of Bengal. Minimum temperature (Night temperature) is likely to gradually rise by 2-3 degree  The post Met Predicts Rise In Night Temperature In Next 2-3 Days In Odisha appeared first on Pragativadi .
The university aims at promoting the traditional weaving profession as the Habaspuri fabric is now on the verge of going extinct owing to low profits and lack of administrative and market support.
Odisha government has not yet submitted a detailed proposal for establishment of benches of Orissa High Court including its location in consultation with the HC
A cousin andthree other family members too were allegedly forced to join them in the punishment given by the kangaroo court.
Odisha yet to submit complete proposal for establishment of high court benches: Rijiju Odisha government has not yet submitted a detailed proposal for establishment of benches of Orissa High Court including its location in consultation with the HC. Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has not yet submitted a detailed proposal for establishment of benches of Orissa High  The post Odisha yet to submit complete proposal for establishment of high court benches: Rijiju appeared first on Mangalorean.com .
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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday cautioned the Bharatiya Janata Party that people in his state will never support disrespect towards women Bhubaneswar (Odisha): Biju Janata Dal president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday cautioned the Bharatiya Janata Party that people in his state will never support... The post CM Naveen Patnaik States, Odisha Will Never Support Those Who Disrespect Women appeared first on HW News English .
Theincident occurred around night between 2 am to 3 am,resulting in the exposure ofserious law and order situation in Cuttacks rural areas.
Biju Janata Dal president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday cautioned the Bharatiya Janata Party that people in his state will never support disrespect towards women after BJD...
The BJP may have won two of the six assembly seats spread across UP, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Odisha, but humiliation in Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat of UP as well as in Khatauli assembly seat showed the party is not invinsible.
The online media is flooded with reports on this teacher from Odisha who is a guest lecturer during the day time, while during night he is a railway porter.
Bhubaneswar: The Evaluation of Odisha Class 10 Summative Assessment 1 answer sheets began today. Reportedly, 12,450 evaluators are engaged in evaluation at 56 centres. The evaluation process is scheduled to complete by December 19. The matric summative examinations was conducted November 23 to November 30. This is the first edition of the High School Certificate  The post Evaluation of Odisha Class 10 Summative Assessment 1 answer sheets begins appeared first on Pragativadi .
Cyclone Mandous Nears Tamil Nadu Coast; Schools, Colleges Shut As Heavy Rainfall Predicted - odishabytes OdishaBytes
Kapil Sharma's film 'Zwigato' is now going to premiere at the 27th International Film Festival of Kerala. Kapil Sharma starrer Zwigato has added another feather to its cap after its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and its Asian premiere at the Busan International Film Festival. Applause Entertainment and Nandita Das' Zwigato will now premiere in India at the 27th International Film Festival of Kerala. The film will be screened as the opening film in the Kaleidoscope section of the festival. Written and directed by Nandita Das, the film stars Kapil Sharma as a delivery food rider. Along with Kapil Sharma, the film also stars actress Shahana Goswami, who plays his wife. Set in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, the film depicts the struggle of an ordinary family in the aftermath of the Covid pandemic. 27th International Film Festival will be organized from December 9 to December 16 in Trivandrum, Kerala.
The back-to-back defeats of the Congress in Dhamnagar and Padampur byelections, held in November and December, brought to the fore massive erosion of its vote share as compared to the 2019 assembly elections.
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik here on Thursday said the way a section of BJP leaders humiliated grieving BJD candidate Barsha Singh Bariha, in the run-up to Padampur bypoll, was painful and thats the reason he personally campaigned for her.
The foundation stone of Odishas first common facility centre (CFC) for Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Engineering Cluster will be laid at Indranipatna Industrial Estate, Choudwar, in Cuttack district on Friday.
The state has reported 6,340 cases of lumpy skin disease (LSD) in cattle from 17 districts. Within eight days, around 4,500 more cases have been officially reported. Ganjam district has reported the highest cases of LSD followed by Bargarh and Balasore.
Noted tabla maestro Pandit Umesh Chandra Kar died at his residence in Bhubaneswar on Thursday. He was 71. He was suffering from heart ailments for the past few months. Former principal of Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, Kar was a prominent figure in the Hindustani classical music arena.
When BJPs Padampur bypoll candidate Pradip Purohit returned without filing his nomination papers on November 14 in a show of solidarity with a group of agitating farmers, the party created a buzz by highlighting the plight of farmers as its key agenda to win the hearts of cultivators,
The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on Thursday published the results of Odisha Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2021. As many as 5,296 candidates, including 1749 women, have been selected for the Main written examination.
Noted tabla maestro Pandit Umesh Chandra Kar died at his residence in Bhubaneswar on Thursday. He was 71. He was suffering from ailments related to the heart for the past few months.
The Odisha Public Service Commission has declared the OPSC Odisha Civil Services (OCS) Prelims result 2021. Candidates who took the preliminary exam can check their result on the official website at opsc.gov.in. OPSC OCS Prelims exam 2021 was conducted on October 16, 2022 in two shifts. The first shift was from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM and second from 1:30 to 3:30 PM.
In a joint operation, a team of Odisha police with the Bhiwadi police in Alwar arrested two conmen who had allegedly blackmailed and cheated Rs 26 lakh from a manager of a bank situated at Barpali in Bargarh district of Odisha.
The 29-year-old Barsha got 1.20 lakh votes or 58% of the more than 2 lakh votes polled.
Patro, who has been working as a registered porter since 2011, said his life changed after the outbreak of Covid-19.
All Manipur Tennis Volleyball Association AMTVA will conduct a selection trial at IMSUC ground, Heingang Makha Leikai at 6 30 am on December 10 to prepare the state's team for the 24th Mini Youth National Tennis Volleyball Championship to be held in Odisha from December 23 to 25 Source Chronicle News Service
The All Manipur Tennis Volleyball Association has informed that the State team trial selection for participation at the 24th Mini and Youth National Tennis Volleyball Championship to be held in Odisha, will be held on December 10 at IMSUC ground, Heingang Makha Leikai from 6 Source The Sangai Express
The BJD strategy was very clear from the start. No pomp and show. Just focus on each panchayat as a micro unit and keep in touch with voters till the end.
This is possibly because people do not see Congress as an alternative in the state owing to weak leadership and lack of organisational strength.
The bypoll was necessitated by the death of sitting MLA Bijaya Ranjan Singh Bariha.
The young legislator vowed to take up work left incomplete by her father
I found no supply gas to the stove. I had no other potion than to go and buy an electric induction furnace, said a resident.
The 33 year-old accused has been identified as Vikash Kumar of Patnas Bhagwatnagar in Bihar. With this the total number of arrest in the case has gone up to seven.
The court was hearing a PIL concerning the state governments actions to strictly implement the provisions of Building and other Construction Workers Welfares Cess Act,
Police on Thursday busted a gang of highway robbers with the arrest of five persons and recovery of 19 stolen two-wheelers.
The excise department officials on Thursday arrested four persons and seized 120 kgs of ganja from their possession.
Sources said the village has not been supplied piped water for the last one week and the women have no option but to walk over two km to fetch water for their families daily needs.
They also submitted a memorandum addressed to the Sundargarh Collector Parag Harshad Gavali demanding immediate repair of the highly damaged road.
Lady teachers of schools in Jagatsinghpur district are peeved over cancellation of casual leave and local holiday on the last day of Manabasa Gurubar on Thursday.
Unauthorised sand mining is a lucrative cottage industry for influential persons in the riverside villages, another villager said.
Intense cold wave has affected normal life in Koraput district. For the first time this season, the night temperature in several parts of the district dipped below 6 degree Celsius on Thursday.
The patients some of whom come from far-off and remote areas are also fleeced by brokers and the hospital staff who convince them to get the test conducted at a particular centre for a commission.
Servitor of the temple Sapan Kumar Mishra (46) said paucity of funds has hampered daily rituals of the deities.
Back-to-back defeats of the Congress in Dhamnagar and Padampur byelections, held in November and December, brought to the fore massive erosion of its vote share as compared to the 2019 assembly elections.
Cuttack: The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has released the list of candidates provisionally qualified for the OCS Main Written Examination-2021. Candidates shortlisted provisionally in the OPSC OCS Prelims Exam are able to appear for the OCS Main Written Examination-2021 against advt. No. 25 of 2021-22. OPSC will be conducting the OCS Main Written Examination-2021in  The post OPSC OCS Prelims-2021 Results Out; Check Here appeared first on Pragativadi .
When BJPs Padampur bypoll candidate Pradip Purohit returned without filing his nomination on November 14 in solidarity with the plight of a group of agitating farmers, the party created a buzz by raising the farmer issue as its key agenda to win the hearts of cultivators, who constitute a sizeable portion of the electorate.
Bypolls results2022: The results of polling on 1 Lok Sabha and, 6 Assembly constituencies announced on Thursday. Voting in Rampur, Khatauli, Mainpuri, Sardarshahar, Padampur, Kurhani and Bhanupratappur across 5 states including Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Odisha, Bihar and Chhattisgarh for bypoll elections held on December 5. Mainpuri seat was a battle of prestige for both BJP and Samajwadi party in which Akhilesh Yadas party won the election.
Legends like Ajit Pal Singh were our inspiration, says former India forward Jagbir Singh With less than 40 days to go for the FIH Odisha Hockey Mens World Cup Bhubaneswar Rourkela 2023, the anticipation to witness the worlds best hockey players in Odisha is only increasing by each passing day. New Delhi: With less  The post Legends like Ajit Pal Singh were our inspiration, says former India forward Jagbir Singh appeared first on Mangalorean.com .
Bhubaneswar: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the simulation of human cognitive processes by machines. It automates processes & aims to ape Human Intelligence by applying Cognitive Computing to IT Systems. Inaugurating the Bootcamp, Dr Arabinda Kumar Padhee, Principal Secretary, Department of Agriculture & farmers Empowerment, informed that AI can be used to search for patterns, discover  The post Odisha Exploring More Opportunities For Applications Of AI In E-Governance appeared first on Pragativadi .
Bhubaneshwar: With respect to the costs of both steel production and alumina conversion, India has a distinct advantage. Its convenient location means there is potential for growth in exports and in the rapidly expanding Asian markets. There were an estimated 1,425 reporting mines in India as of FY22; this includes an estimated 525 metallic mineral  The post Odisha is set to get a big advanced-tech boom in mining, building industries appeared first on Pragativadi .
The transaction for the Odisha-based 1,050 megawatt power asset was completed on Wednesday, Kapil Mantri, head of strategy at JSP told.
Bhubaneswar: To augment the technical manpower and provide better healthcare services, the Odisha Government has created 11,292 new posts of Nursing Officers in the State. The decision has been taken to fill up the newly created posts in phases. Accordingly, the Government issued a direction on 08.12.2022 to the Director, Nursing for filing of requisition  The post Odisha Govt Creates 11,292 New Posts of Nursing Officers appeared first on Pragativadi .
The ruling BJP in UP, however, lost Khatauli to Samajwadi Party ally Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD). The Congress retained its two assembly seats - Bhanupratappur in Chhattisgarh and Sardarshahar Assembly seat in Rajasthan's Churu district. The party is in power in the two states. The BJD continued its dominance in Odisha, winning Padampur assembly seat in Bargarh district.
The BJD today steamrolled to a convincing victory in the by-poll to Odisha's Padampur, as its candidate Barsha Singh Bariha won by a margin of 42,679 votes, defeating the BJP's Pradip Purohit.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister & BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik has congratulated his party candidate Barsha Singh Bariha for her landslide victory in the Padampur bypoll. Patnaik spoke to Barsha Singh Bariha over the telephone and congratulated her for the spectacular win in the Padampur bypoll. BJDs Barsha Singh Bariha defeated her nearest rival, BJPs Pradip  The post Padampur Bypoll: BJD Supremo Congratulates Barsha Singh Bariha For Spectacular Win appeared first on Pragativadi .
The 1050-megawatt thermal power plant is located near the Angul steel plant of JSPL in Odisha and the power generated will be used by the company for its captive purposes. JSPL's three coal mines are also situated nearby, helping it reduce the cost of transporting coal as well as in cutting emissions, the company said.
Monnet Power has a 1050 MW under-construction plant in Odisha's Angul
Both BJP and Congress won 2 assembly seats each while RLD and BJD won an assembly seat each. Samajwadi Party retained the Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat in the by-election.
The Odisha Sub-Ordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC) has declared the result of the Combined Recruitment Exam 2021 for various posts, namely ARI, Amin and SFS. Candidates who took the exam can check the result on the official website at osssc.gov.in. OSSSC conducted the counselling process for the recruitment on November 19 to 30, 2022.
Fabindia Limited, the 62-year old consumer lifestyle platform focused on authentic, sustainable and Indian traditional lifestyle products, has strengthened its regional footprint across Odisha and boasts a network of ~3600 artisans in the state. This community demonstrates how a common purpose and aligned values can bring about equitable and inclusive growth and impact. Fabindia Group  The post Fabindia accelerates its decade-long journey to take Odishas handicrafts to the world appeared first on Pragativadi .
Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the FIH Odisha Hockey Mens World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar-Rourkela, four new pitches have been laid and all-set for action in the state-of-the-art venues at Kalinga Hockey Stadium, Bhubaneswar, as well as the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium in Rourkela. The main pitch in the Kalinga Stadium as well as the practice pitch has  The post Newly-laid Hockey Pitches All-set For Action At FIH Odisha Hockey Mens World Cup 2023 appeared first on Pragativadi .
LUCKNOW: The Samajwadi Party's victory in Mainpuri is not only a strength for the party but also marks the resurrection of Shivpal Singh Yadav in Uttar Pradesh politics. Notably, Shivpal Singh's Assembly seat Jaswantnagar has been the biggest contributor to Dimple Yadav's victorious margin. Taking to Twitter Shivpal tweeted: Heartfelt gratitude to the renowned public, well-wishers, fans and hardworking workers for the blessings, love and immense public support received from the voters of Mainpuri parliamentary constituency. Hearty thanks to the residents of Jaswantnagar for the blessings given to Mrs. Dimple Yadav by the respected people of Jaswantnagar. Addressing media reporters after he visited the late SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav's 'samadhi' in Saifai, Shivpal said: This is the people's tribute to Mulayam Singh and also to his ideology. The people have blessed Dimple Yadav with a record margin of victory. Asked about the family remaining united in the coming months, he said: As a family we will stay united and work to fulfil the dreams of Netaji. Political analysts say that the great victory of Samajwadi Party is a result of Shivpal's organisational skills, something that had been missing in the party after Akhilesh Yadav took over. If Shivpal remains in Samajwadi Party's and works in the party, the party can pose a major challenge to the BJP in 2024. In the meanwhile, Dimple visited a temple in Saifai and took the blessings of elders in the family even before the results were formally announced. BJD leading in Odisha's Padampur bypoll Congress got 'majority' in Himachal trends, will it be able to form the govt? BJP wins 1 seat in Himachal; Congress goes on to lead in 38 seats
Rural ministry data shows 7,21,362 km roads completed under PMGSY, as on December 1, 2022
BHUBANESWAR : The Naveen Patnaik-led BJD is in the lead with 15,541 votes over the BJP, which is the party's closest challenger, in the by-election for the Padampur Assembly seat in Odisha's Bargarh district. After eight rounds of counting, Barsha Singh Bariha of the BJD garnered 43,691 votes, while Pradip Purohit of the BJP received 28,150. Satya Bhusan Sahu, a candidate for the Congress, is in third place with just 1,634 votes. In terms of percentage, the BJD has received 57.8% of the ballots that have been counted so far, followed by the BJP with 37.2% and Congress with just 2.2%. At RMC Godown in Padampur, counting has been taking place since 8 a.m. under strict security. 14 tables will total the votes from 319 booths in each round. For the byelection, 23 rounds of counting will take place, according to an Election Commission representative. On December 5, a by-election was held. After the BJD's first defeat since 2009 in Dhamnagar, it gains significance. AAP setting National Party, Gujarat Results Come in: Manish Sisodia 'People of Gujarat are kicking every lie of Kejriwal': Kapil Mishra Congress got 'majority' in Himachal trends, will it be able to form the govt?
Votes are being counted for bypolls held in Rajasthan, Odisha, Bihar, and Chhattisgarh as well.
Overcoming initial confusion regarding its candidate with too many aspirants from Barihas clan besides outsiders, the BJD deployed a senior leader each for the 55-odd panchayats and Padampur township for micro-management.
A high turnout of 81.29% was recorded in Padamppur during the by-election held on Monday
Saktipada Mishra is 70 years old and had become all alone ever since his wife passed away in 2017. His two sons stay elsewhere while his two daughters have been married. It was becoming difficult for Mishra to carry on with life till he met Tejaswani Mandal. The 65-year-old was going through a similar predicament ever since her husband died four years back.
A probe was ordered on Wednesday into reports claiming that a patient was treated by doctors in cell phone torchlight on Tuesday night for want of electricity in the CHC at Marshaghai in Kendrapada district.
The district administration has given around 6.5 lakh seedlings to the farmers of tribal-dominated Kuchinda block of the district to promote pesticide residue-free chilli farming. The step has been initiated to encourage the farmers to take up high-quality chilli farming and help them get good profit on their produce.
Till the other day, Ifu Mallick was running from pillar to post, working as a farm hand and construction labourer to fund his dream of becoming a doctor. But all that changed on Wednesday morning after a call arrived from the state government and a Cuttack-based social organisation, offering him help to finance his studies.
Seven students of Khallikote Higher Secondary School here on Wednesday were suspended permanently from the campus for ragging a Plus II first year girl student last month.
Bariha, the daughter of late MLA Bijay Ranjan Singh Bariha, whose death necessitated the by-poll, secured 5,501 votes, while the BJP's Pradip Purohit bagged 3,789 votes.
The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidate Barsha Singh Bariha established an early lead of 1,712 votes over her nearest rival after the first round of counting for the by-election to the Padampur...
Over a thirty-year period, women from Anchala village in the Koraput district of Odisha restored the Mali mountain forest. The villagers, led by women, took purposeful steps to reduce their reliance on firewood through communal cooking and adopted sustainable, organic, and eco-friendly farming practices.
Counting of votes for the by-poll to Padampur assembly seat in Odisha's Bargarh district is underway on Thursday amid tight security arrangements, an official said.
Bargarh: Counting for the bypoll to Padampur Assembly constituency in Odishas Bargarh district started today at 8 am. There will be 23 rounds of counting for the by-election. Odishas Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Sushil Kumar Lohani had earlier informed that postal ballots would be counted first, following that, votes polled in 319 booths would be  The post Padampur Bypoll Result: Counting of votes begins appeared first on Pragativadi .