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Cong loses its way in fight to wrest Odisha citadel

The OPCC president Niranjan Patnaik, according to political analysts, has been found wanting to match the sweat of the opponents.

04 Mar 2019 2:06 AM

Security up at missile test range

ITR director Binay Kumar said that extra security measures had been put in place.

02 Mar 2019 3:05 AM

World’s 1st witch-hunt victims’ memorial in Odisha

The witch-hunt victims’ memorial is the first of its kind in the world for modern era witch-hunt victims.

01 Mar 2019 5:12 AM

Emergency landing by Naveen copter

Bad weather is stated to be the reason behind the diversion.

28 Feb 2019 2:21 AM

Liquor death: Villagers vandalise shops

Anti-liquor protest in Khurda erupted on Monday after the death of a person at Haladia village.

26 Feb 2019 2:27 AM


Married Swedish girl, family fly to Odisha to meet her lover

Seven years ago, Emma had fallen in love with one Azharuddin while the latter was working as a chef in Goa.

26 Feb 2019 2:25 AM

Parties go all-out to sell dreams to Odisha farmers

Out of a total of 314 blocks, irrigation coverage in 198 blocks is less than 35 per cent of the cultivable area.

25 Feb 2019 6:30 AM

Students take risky ferry ride to reach exam centre in Odisha

The project was scheduled to complete last year. However, it is lying incomplete for reasons best known to the officials concerned.

23 Feb 2019 3:46 AM

Sacrifice by jawans will not go in vain, says Rajnath Singh

The entire nation stands united in these hours,” the minister said while addressing a meeting of booth-level party workers at Bhadrak in Odisha.

18 Feb 2019 2:44 AM

Oppn blames BJP-led Centre for delay in CBI’s chit fund scam probe

Congress president Rahul Gandhi during his last two visits to the state on January 25 and February 6 targeted the BJD and BJP on the chit fund scam.

17 Feb 2019 7:56 AM


Odisha: AICC focuses on 11 of 21 Lok Sabha seats

The screening committee is going by the party chief’s formula of selecting candidates from grassroots level.

16 Feb 2019 1:44 AM

Modi, Shah force Naveen to turn more aggressive

The Opposition believes since the BJD supremo is now out in the open to lock horns with it, a decisive battle could be fought now.

15 Feb 2019 5:54 AM

Minor boy ‘sexually assaults’ Class 8 girl

Though the incident happened on Sunday, the matter came to light after the girl narrated the ordeal to her family the next day.

14 Feb 2019 1:59 AM

BJP MLAs create ruckus in Odisha House, target CM

Unable to run the House, Speaker Pradip Amat adjourned the House till 3 PM today.

06 Feb 2019 2:35 AM

Farm issues in focus before Odisha polls

In order to woo farmers, the BJD govt offered a universal healthcare coverage scheme, Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY).

04 Feb 2019 1:53 AM


CBI calls 2 BJD MLAs over scam

CBI sources said on Wednesday that both the MLAs were summoned to appear on January 28 and January 29.

31 Jan 2019 2:42 AM

Two trained elephants to guard tiger in Satkosia

Elephants Mahendra and Rajkumar are being brought from Similipal in Mayurbhanj district to Satkosia for the purpose, reports said.

28 Jan 2019 1:04 AM

Naveen launches projects worth Rs 1,100 crore in Ganjam

He also distributed financial assistance to 25,000 farmers of the district under the KALIA scheme.

28 Jan 2019 12:43 AM

Odisha’s new front could pinch all 3 big players

The new front is in talks with erstwhile Janata Dal veterans and some estranged BJD leaders.

26 Jan 2019 2:03 AM

BJP president to visit Odisha next week

Earlier, the rally was scheduled to be held in Bhubaneswar. However, the plan was changed by the party and rescheduled for Puri.

24 Jan 2019 1:13 AM