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
The presiding deities of this matha Lord Baruneswar and Goddess Banadevi are the maternal uncle and aunt of Lord Lingaraj. And the firstborn gets honoured ndash; in a sec
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
The Patnaik-led government, in the wake of the furore over the pamphlet, has ordered a probe to ascertain the circumstances that led to its publication.
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.
The Centre will release cyclone assistance to the State from National Disaster Relief Fund after the team submits its report.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik remained absent during the discussion which continued for more than two and half a hours.
Balasore SP Jugal Kishore Banoth said police have sealed the prawn processing factory and arrested seven persons.
State government to provide livelihood assistance to 8,000 fishermen families affected by seven-month fishing ban in Odisha.
lsquo;Ama Gaon Pariba rsquo; (Our Village Vegetables) stall has been set up under the aegis of Odisha Rural Development and Marketing Society (ORMAS) at its dedicated pav
The Speaker, however, said the whip of BJP Legislature Party requested him to withdraw the adjournment motion notice at 6 pm.
Senior BJD member Amar Prasad Satpathy, however, came to the Chief Minister rsquo;s defence and said that the government is a collective responsibility.
Mahendra Mishra was facing trial in the court of Additional Sessions Judge, Kujang as an accused in the murder Swain in Paradip on October 26, 2016.
Guddi believes it is the right time to start the centre as it would bring respite for labourers and farmers who will soon arrive in the city for paddy procurement.
The SP called for inquiry and during investigation, Federal Bank authorities denied links with any such organisation or having agreed to provide loans to any SHG in the d
With temperature dipping to 10 degree Celsius, Daringbadi in Kandhamal district, also known as Kashmir of Odisha, is reeling under severe cold.
Deogarh SP Rahul Jain said the accused are Nanda Oram, Jagannath Majhi, Bikash Lugun, Sanjay, Santosh Patra and Kiran Kumar Sahu.
Reason behind the animal rsquo;s death can be ascertained only after receipt of autopsy report.
There are 997 PMAY beneficiaries in Patrapur block who have received work orders for construction of houses under PMAY.
Kamarda IIC Pascal Ekka said police had rescued the boy on Wednesday but failed to nab the sorcerer couple.
Smitarani was found dead in the guesthouse of Rupesh, the husband of Haridaspur sarpanch, on October 16. Police has arrested Rupesh for alleged involvement in her death.
Son Kartika Mahakud said his parents had gone to Kashipal weekly market last week and did not return home.
A 17-month-old baby boy accidentally drowned in a large pot used for storing water at the remote Tainda village under Nuagaon block in Sundargarh district on Thursday.