Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 | Last Update : 10:34 AM IST

Odisha

With Naveen Patnaik’s support, BJP inches towards winning RS Dy Chairman polls

A keen contest is on cards today between NDA nominee Harivansh Narayan Singh and joint oppn candidate BK Hariprasad for the post.

09 Aug 2018 8:25 AM

Oppn builds up phalanx against Naveen to deny him 5th straight win

BJP, Congress cornering BJD govt on crumbling healthcare, poor education system, corruption and crimes.

06 Aug 2018 12:50 AM

Odisha MLA performs last rites of poor woman after no one came forward

The deceased was staying with her brother-in-law. However, the latter was unable to perform last rites due to health issues.

05 Aug 2018 12:41 PM

'Rural digital entrepreneurs providing livelihood to 12 lakh people'

Three lakh common service centres have created rural digital entrepreneurs, says Ravi Shankar Prasad.

05 Aug 2018 10:36 AM

India poised for quantum GDP growth by 2030: NALCO CMD

Growth of the country will come in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector.

04 Aug 2018 11:33 AM

Class 10 girl found dead inside school hostel in Odisha's Malkangiri

She was found with cut injury on her left wrist in the computer room of the hostel.

03 Aug 2018 3:03 PM

Woman sets herself and 9-month-old daughter on fire, commits suicide

Police suspected a domestic dispute could be the reason for the woman to take the extreme step.

31 Jul 2018 5:40 PM

After hospitals deny treatment, Odisha man diagnosed HIV positive hangs self

Distressed over the delay in operating his hand, the man also felt humiliated by the villager’s treatment towards him.

25 Jul 2018 5:05 PM

Hindus-Muslims join hands to clean up post Bahuda Yatra in Odisha

The volunteers present echoed the importance of cleanliness, adding that it had nothing to do with religion.

24 Jul 2018 9:47 AM

Heavy rains lash Odisha, several cities inundated

Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force jawans were deployed in relief and rescue operations in the marooned area.

22 Jul 2018 2:49 AM

Dharmendra Pradhan lays foundation stone for NSTI in Odisha

The institute shall be equipped with state of the art facility to impart skill development courses.

18 Jul 2018 1:17 PM

Odisha CM Naveen cocks a snook at Centre thanks to state’s rich treasury

Ability to roll out welfare schemes from state’s own financial resources helps him take on the Union govt.

16 Jul 2018 4:10 AM

New Konark temple to become reality: Raghunath Mohapatra

Mohapatra gave all the credits to Lord Jagannath and expressed his gratitude to President of India Ram Nath Kovind for nominating him to Rajya Sabha.

16 Jul 2018 1:55 AM

Odisha hikes inter-caste marriage incentives

The amount would be given irrespective of the economic status of the marrying couple and has to be used to purchase land or household articles.

05 Jul 2018 4:18 AM

Ex-Odisha MLA arrested for operating sex racket

According to reports, the police conducted a raid on a spa located in the Park Street area of Kolkata for allegedly running a brothel.

03 Jul 2018 1:45 AM

BJD ex-MLA suspended after arrest from spa running sex racket in Kolkata

The arrested people included nine sex workers, three customers and the manager of the brothel, a police officer said.

02 Jul 2018 8:29 PM

Tribals hail caring nurse as their ‘Mother Teresa’

Known as ‘Mother Teresa’ in the area, Rebati has been awarded thrice by the district administration.

02 Jul 2018 12:47 AM

Mumbai priest rapes mentally challenged woman in Odisha, impregnates her

The accused allegedly raped the woman several times during his visits to the village during last six months, police said.

30 Jun 2018 2:49 PM

Odisha: Maoists kill youth for being a ‘spy’

On June 21 night, the rebels had killed a person at Sudhakonda village under Kalimela police limits in Malkangiri district.

30 Jun 2018 5:47 AM

Security cordon breached during Prez Kovind’s visit to Jagannath temple: Odisha police

Puri SP's statement comes day after Odisha govt denied receiving any letter from Rashtrapati Bhavan regarding alleged misconduct.

29 Jun 2018 6:09 PM