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Odisha prisons directorate asks jails to punish inmates for

The prisons directorate has asked the jail authorities to punish unruly inmates, who create nuisance in confinement. A

The Times of India 27 Feb 2021 2:32 am

Odisha asks Centre to include 183 private hospitals for vaccination

Odisha on Thursday asked the Centre to allow inclusion of 183 private hospitals in the state as vaccination sites for

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Odisha gang-rape: Police vehicle breakdown had hurt rescue bid

The heinous Baranga gang-rape on January 9, 1999 could have been averted had the local police stations lone jeep was in

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Odia film fraternity welcomes government plan to develop Kalinga

The Odisha governments recent announcement that it plans to redevelop the nearly four decades old Kalinga Studio has been

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Bharat bandh: Shops, business establishments in Odisha down

Shops and business establishments across the state downed their shutters on Friday to observe the Bharat bandh call given by

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Congress infighting turns violent in Odisha

Infighting in the Congress state unit turned violent with two groups coming to blows in the presence of party president,

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021 1:32 am

School Children attend a heritage walk

After a long gap, a group of school children attended a heritage walk in Old Town area recently and got to learn about the

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 4:05 pm

Veteran singer Trupti Das took CHW Khati attendees on a journey

Veteran Odia singer Trupti Das enthralled the attendees of second khati organised by Cuttack Heritage Walks (CHW) recently. T

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 3:40 pm

Centre must withdraw cess on petrol, diesel: Niranjan Pujari

Finance minister Niranjan Pujari on Tuesday demanded that the Centre should withdraw cess on fuel prices to give relief to

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 2:57 pm

Odisha: Committee to screen cops for deputation to EOW, STF

The state police headquarters has set up a four-member committee to screen the profiles of police personnel applying for

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 2:48 pm

Odisha: From today, BMC to restart testing kin of virus-hit

The practice of conducting Covid tests on all members of a family in case one of them is found positive will be back in place

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 2:25 pm

JEE (Main) starts at 85 centres in Odisha

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2021 conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) started in the state at 85

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 2:16 pm

Odisha Government directs RTOs to intensify pollution checks of

The regional transport officers (RTOs) have been asked to launch intensive checking of pollution under control (PUC)

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021 2:10 pm

Odisha: Government debt to touch 1.25lakh-crore by the end of 2021-

Odishas overall debt stock by the end of 2021-22 financial year is estimated to touch Rs 1.25 lakh crore, which indicates

The Times of India 23 Feb 2021 3:58 pm

Odisha: Ruckus in assembly over paddy purchase

After stalling assembly proceedings for the three days over the farmers issues, the opposition indulged in a heated exchange

The Times of India 23 Feb 2021 3:49 pm

Budget turns on funds tap to usher in tourism development in Odisha

Given the states immense tourism potential, this years budget could prove to be the game changer in the years to come. While

The Times of India 23 Feb 2021 3:41 pm

DRDO conducts successful flight test of VL-SRSAM

DRDO Chairman Dr G Satheesh Reddy said the trials have proved the effectiveness of the weapon system

The New Indian Express 23 Feb 2021 11:08 am

Odisha: Main accused of Baranga gang rape held after 22 years

The sensational Baranga gang rape of 1999, which had forced then chief minister J B Patnaik to resign and which had turned

The Times of India 23 Feb 2021 10:50 am

Odisha state budget 2021: Highlights

Finance minister Niranjan Pujari presented the state budget for the financial year 2021-22 on Monday

The Times of India 22 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Mahurat of Rajib Mohanty- directorial held

Mahurat of upcoming Odia film, Bhoka, was held at Bhanjakala Mandap in the city recently amidst the presence of its cast and

The Times of India 22 Feb 2021 3:08 pm

Maiden test of Vertically Launched SRSAM from ITR off Odisha coast

The indigenously developed VL-SRSAM is an advanced air defense system that provides a single integrated solution for multiple

The New Indian Express 22 Feb 2021 12:45 pm

Economic survey sets tone for Odishas development goals

The Odisha Economic Survey 2020-21 has underlined the governments future development approach with focus on areas like

The Times of India 22 Feb 2021 10:50 am

Varsha Priyadarshini donates books to an old-age home

Despite turmoil in her personal life, Ollywood actress Varsha Priyadarshini keeps up her social commitments. Her initiative

The Times of India 21 Feb 2021 11:50 pm

Folk artistes, who performed at Republic Day parade in Delhi,

A group of folk artistes, who represented Odisha at the Republic Day parade in Delhi last month, were felicitated by the

The Times of India 21 Feb 2021 10:57 pm

Odisha govt rolls up sleeves to prevent Covid's return

Alarmed by a fresh wave of Covid-19 infection in some states, including Maharashtra, the state government on Sunday issued a

The Times of India 21 Feb 2021 10:19 pm

Odisha: Local lockdowns if Covid cases rise

The twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack have re-activated Covid enforcement activities following the government order on

The Times of India 21 Feb 2021 5:08 pm

Gurukul Tennis Academy: Differently-abled but not defeated

As many as 22 differently-abled children and youth are taking part in a three-day wheelchair tennis workshop organised by the

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 3:31 pm

Odisha cop arrested for forging judge's signature

A police officer was arrested in Odisha for allegedly forging a magistrate #39;s signature to secure the release of a man

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 1:45 pm

Air medical service for remoteareas on the cards

A senior health official said the scheme to bring specialist care to patients will be first of its kind in the country

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:58 am

Odisha LoP Pradipta Naik urges Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy to

The activities of Andhra Government are going against the spirit of the Supreme Court ruling on 1968 to maintain the status

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:49 am

Odisha Assembly: Two-hour debate on farmers issues tomorrow

The Opposition continued to disrupt the proceedings for the third consecutive day demanding discussion on mandi mismanagement

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:46 am

For Makardhwaj Pradhan, society is above politics

Even today, Makardhwaj Pradhan #39;s daily routine includes meeting people, listening to their problems and striving to solve

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:37 am

Lockdown in Odisha cant be ruled out: Government

The government has administered five lakh doses of coronavirus vaccines in last one month

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:34 am

Status quo on BILT land to continue: Orissa High Court

The question of disposal of any of the assets of BILT at this stage, without prior permission of the NCLT, does not arise,

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:30 am

School merger plan in Odisha draws flak over distance

Villagers demonstrated in front of block education office, alleging manipulation of distance between the schools

The New Indian Express 21 Feb 2021 11:24 am

Odisha economy to contract by 4.92 per cent in 2020-21 FY

The per-capita income (PCI) of Odisha in 2020-21 is expected to decline by 2.30 per cent while the size of the states economy

The Times of India 21 Feb 2021 2:24 am

Maharashtra surge forces Odisha to tighten Covid-19 norms

With states like Maharashtra reporting a spurt in Covid-19 cases and the detection of Brazilian and African strains of the

The Times of India 20 Feb 2021 4:59 pm

Odisha: On Day 2, Opposition stall house over paddy procurement

The BJP and Congress legislators on Friday stalled assembly proceedings over mandi mismanagement and irregularities in paddy

The Times of India 20 Feb 2021 4:50 pm

Odisha: Educational department not in hurry to press panic button

In the wake of the surge in Covid-19 infections in Maharashtra, the higher education department and the school and mass

The Times of India 20 Feb 2021 4:27 pm

Odisha allows private educational institutionsto open agriculture

In a first, the Odisha government has allowed opening of new colleges in agriculture and allied subjects by private

The New Indian Express 20 Feb 2021 12:23 pm

Odisha Assembly adjourned on Day 2 amid ruckus by Opposition MLAs

Congress whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati threatened that the house would not be allowed to be run till paddy is procured from the

The New Indian Express 20 Feb 2021 11:50 am

Niranjan seeks OdishaCM Naveen Patnaik intervention in border

Holding of panchayat elections by Andhra in three disputed villages of Kotia gram panchayat is a matter of grave concern for

The New Indian Express 20 Feb 2021 11:42 am

Nila Madhabs Kalira Atita now in Oscars Race

Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Nila Madhab Pandas first Odia film Kalira Atita has made its entry into the Oscars race.

The Times of India 20 Feb 2021 2:02 am

Naveen Patnaik's temple facelift: Economic sense or lasting legacy

While on the one hand it enhances his legacy and creates lasting impression in the minds of people, on the other it makes

The Times of India 19 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Kangana Ranaut visits Jagannath temple

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut visited Shree Jagannath temple this morning and offered her prayers to Lord Jagannath,

The Times of India 19 Feb 2021 4:02 pm

Odisha ropes in global agencies to make farmers market-ready

Having set up a corpus fund of Rs 100 crore, Odisha government has also made budgetary provision of Rs 555 crore for

The New Indian Express 19 Feb 2021 11:37 am

Odisha: Death of pigs triggers concern in Silk City

The death of pigs in different parts of Silk City has got residents worried

The Times of India 19 Feb 2021 10:50 am

Odisha: OMC starts production in two iron ore mines

State-owned Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) on Thursday started production in Jiling-Langlota and Guali iron ore mines to

The Times of India 19 Feb 2021 12:43 am

Budget session of Odisha assembly starts on stormy note

The Times of India 19 Feb 2021 12:19 am

IMD forecasts more rainfall in Odisha

A few places in the state experienced light to moderate rain or thunder showers in the past 24 hours, said the IMD on

The Times of India 18 Feb 2021 5:40 pm

Retired Cuttack doctor duped of Rs 77 lakh by fraudsters

Sanatan Mohanty, a retired doctor living in CDA Sector-7 area of Cuttack, was duped of Rs 77 lakh from his SBI account by

The Times of India 18 Feb 2021 5:01 pm

Odisha Legislative Assembly: Parties chalk out strategy ahead of

With the budget session of the assembly starting from Thursday, the opposition BJP and Congress are gearing up to corner the

The Times of India 18 Feb 2021 4:48 pm

Odisha CM inaugurates five industrial projects; holds ground-

In a major investment boost, chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday virtually inaugurated five industrial projects and

The Times of India 18 Feb 2021 12:29 am

IMD predicts rainfall at some places across Odisha till Friday

The IMD has forecast light to moderate rain or thundershowers with lightning at several places in the state till Friday

The Times of India 17 Feb 2021 6:07 pm

Study for 14 hours daily, sleep for six: Govt asks Class X students

The Odisha School Education Programme Authority (OSEPA) has advised students appearing in the High School Certificate (HSC)

The Times of India 17 Feb 2021 5:13 pm

SIT submits chargesheet in Nayagarh rape, murder case

The special investigation team (SIT), which has been probing the alleged rape and murder of a 5-year-old girl in Nayagarh,

The Times of India 17 Feb 2021 4:46 pm

Dharmendra Pradhan demandsCentre of Excellence on marine

The Union Petroleum Minister requested the personal intervention of the Science and Technology Minister to facilitate setting

The New Indian Express 17 Feb 2021 3:42 pm

Odia celebs wish fans on Saraswati Puja

Odia celebs wished their fans on the occasion of Saraswati Puja. They shared messages on social media and wished for

The Times of India 17 Feb 2021 1:49 am

Two held with leopard skin in Odisha

The special task force (STF) of the Crime Branch arrested two persons in Nuapada and seized a leopard skin from them

The Times of India 16 Feb 2021 4:56 pm

Odisha: Stray violence marks Congresss bandh against fuel price

The state wing of Congress on Monday resorted to a six-hour Odisha bandh to press the Centre and the state government to

The Times of India 16 Feb 2021 4:52 pm

Vax absolutely safe, go get your shot: AIIMS director

Gitanjali Batmanabane, the director of AIIMS Bhubaneswar, who was among the frontline healthcare workers to receive the

The Times of India 16 Feb 2021 4:28 pm

Odisha: Health professionals share their experience after taking

Frontline health workers on Monday expressed their happiness after getting a second shot of the Covid-19 vaccine

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 6:50 pm

Naveen Patnaik to review activities of western Odisha development

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday is likely to review the activities of Western Odisha Development Council (WODC) which

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 5:00 pm

Delhi University student hurt in bar brawl

A Delhi University student was injured after being attacked by some private security guards of a bar in Kharvel nagar area on

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 4:56 pm

Odisha: Vaccine drive deadline for health workers now February 25

The health and family welfare department on Sunday extended the deadline for the vaccination of healthcare workers to

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 4:54 pm

Radio Fair showcased varieties of radios from the past

At this age of smart phones and social media, the radio has become a thing of past. Though FM radio stations are popular

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 4:09 pm

Six-hour Congress bandh against fuel price hike affects normal life

Suresh Kumar Routray and other leaders arrived at the Congress office on bicycles in protest against the frequent hike in

The New Indian Express 15 Feb 2021 1:26 pm

Odisha: Classes suspended as Congress to stage bandh on fuel prices

The state government on Sunday declared that all educational institutions would be closed on Monday in view of the Congress-

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 10:51 am

Odisha: Elephant death toll rises to six in Karlapat wildlife

The Centre for Wildlife Health in the Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) Bhubaneswar confirmed the death

The Times of India 15 Feb 2021 1:38 am

Odisha: Farmers hold 'Mashal Yatra' in memory of farmers, Pulwama

Farmer outfits on Sunday conducted a Mashal Yatra in the city and other parts of the state to pay tribute to the Pulwama

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 11:55 pm

Covid-19: How radio turned saviour in Odisha

Community Radio came closer to people during Covid by disseminating educational information and creating awareness about

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 4:28 pm

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporations transgender tax collectors hope

Transgender persons have resumed the collection of holding tax on behalf of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 4:24 pm

Odisha: Doctor of masses launches one clinic to treat the poor

At the height of Covid-19 last year, Shankar Ramchandani had earned plenty of praise for attending to a virus patient beyond

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 4:22 pm

Odisha: BJD minister slams Centre over new farm laws

State food supplies and consumer welfare minister Ranendra Pratap Swain on Saturday criticised the BJP-led Centre over the

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 4:19 pm

Site-specific theatre demonstration enthralls theatre lovers

Theatre lovers in the city yesterday had a different experience of being part of an innovative theatre demonstration. As part

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 2:20 pm

Citizens have a bigger role to play in making media independent:

Reluctance among viewers and readers to take subscription of a news channel or a newspaper is also forcing media houses to

The New Indian Express 14 Feb 2021 10:52 am

Love in the time of coronavirus

The Times of India 14 Feb 2021 2:03 am

Farm laws row: Western Odisha farmers to take out bike rally to

Paschim Odisha Krushak Sangathan Samanwaya Samiti (POKSSS) convenor Lingaraj said they have decided to hold this march to

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 11:56 pm

Bus Catches Fire in Rayagada-Koraput Road

Late Friday, a bus caught fire on the Rayagada-Koraput road, when it was on its way to Polasara in Ganjam district from

Odisha360 13 Feb 2021 4:36 pm

Odisha: Ivory smuggling racket busted, three held

The special task force (STF) of the state Crime Branch on Friday busted an ivory smuggling racket in Jajpur with the arrest

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 4:17 pm

Odisha: Hasten process to release convicts facing life-term

Murder convicts, facing life imprisonment, may not have to wait for months or years to see the remission of their sentence

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 4:15 pm

Telugu-speaking kids cross over to Andhra for classes

Amid the decades-old Kotia border row intensifying with Andhra Pradesh holding panchayat elections in some of the disputed

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 4:11 pm

AP rural polls today: Border dists keep close watch

With panchayat elections in Andhra Pradesh scheduled on Saturday, the district administrations of Ganjam and Gajapati are

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 4:07 pm

Turmeric, green tea can prevent Covid: Utkal University study

A recent study by the biotechnology department of Utkal University published in the Scientific Reports, which is the primary

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 10:51 am

Odisha jails asked to hasten premature release of convicts facing

Murder convicts, facing life imprisonment, may not have to wait for months or years to see the remission of their sentence

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 2:40 am

Odisha CM asks Centre to withdraw draft bye-laws for two

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 1:49 am

Odisha government releases KALIA assistance of Rs 1,272 crore to 53

Amid farmers agitation across the country, the Naveen Patnaik government on Friday transferred over Rs 1,272 crore to the

The Times of India 13 Feb 2021 1:45 am

Indian javelin team eyes 90 metres ahead of Olympics

The Indian javelin team consisting of national record holder Neeraj Chopra along with Shivpal Singh, Rajinder Singh, Rohit

The Times of India 12 Feb 2021 2:20 pm