Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 | Last Update : 07:02 PM IST

Akshaya Kumar Sahoo

Odisha: Shelter home head arrested for assault

The district sub-collector along with the members of district child protection unit also conducted a raid in the shelter home.

23 Jul 2019 2:04 AM

Organised crime syndicates rise at alarming rate in state

With alleged patronisation of ministers, babus, gangsters fixe high-value tenders of water, rural development.

19 Jul 2019 6:30 AM

‘Problem tigress’ loses ability to hunt, forest babus in a spot

The state administration, which is now holding her in a special enclosure, is now trying its best to safely release the big cat into the wild.

17 Jul 2019 8:35 AM

Early warning system works wonder, lightning deaths dip

The State Emergency Operations Centre is functioning in the office of the Special Relief Commissioner on 24×7 basis.

15 Jul 2019 6:32 AM

Congress drifts aimlessly after double loss

Patkura is going to polls on July 20 and counting of votes will take place on July 24.

15 Jul 2019 3:42 AM


Rs 10,000 monthly grant to Odisha Padma winners

Naveen Patnaik on Monday evening approved a proposal by the state culture department seeking financial assistance for the Padma award winners.

10 Jul 2019 2:57 AM

Naveen Patnaik calls meet over Patkura poll

Elections for Patkura Assembly seat will be held on July 20. Counting of votes will be held on July 24.

09 Jul 2019 12:53 AM

Nepal hopes to up tourist flow from Odisha

The private hotel sector, too, has planned to add 4,000 rooms in the four and five-star categories in Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara.

08 Jul 2019 3:27 AM

Odisha budget gives priority to pre-declared schemes

The analysis also revealed that the gap between budget allocation and actual expenditure across departments is a serious issue in a state like Odisha.

05 Jul 2019 1:11 AM

Mahendragiri hill selected under Ramayana Circuit

Ramayan Circuit is one of the 15 thematic circuits identified for development under the Swa-desh Darshan scheme.

04 Jul 2019 5:12 AM


BJP forges risky truce with Naveen again

The BJP has already got a pole position in Odisha politics as the second largest party after the BJD. The Congress has been pushed to the third spot.

01 Jul 2019 3:34 AM

Odisha: Activist carries elderly to hospital, video goes viral

The video of the social activist Satyajit Mallick carrying the elderly person has now gone viral on social media.

30 Jun 2019 7:09 AM

Nurses face heat over hospital TikTok video

The video has sparked severe criticism from several quarters.

27 Jun 2019 3:59 AM

Train catches fire in Odisha, 3 killed

The engine also caught fire and got derailed from the train.

26 Jun 2019 2:35 AM

Odisha hikes health coverage for women

Odisha governor Professor Ganeshi Lal informed this while addressing the inaugural session of the Sixteenth Odisha Legislative Assembly.

26 Jun 2019 2:27 AM


Odisha girl pleads for euthanasia

Student’s family no longer in a position to afford her treatment.

25 Jun 2019 3:03 AM

BJD minister calls himself God, faces backlash

The minister then compared himself with God and also equated Patnaik with Lord Jagannath.

23 Jun 2019 2:02 AM

Odisha schoolkids to get travel allowance

As per the development, students of these 966 schools will be relocated to other schools within one kilometre radius

23 Jun 2019 1:59 AM

Naveen Patnaik to support BJP candidate for Rajya Sabha

The CM, however, did not mention under which circumstances he forsook his own candidate in favour of the BJP.

23 Jun 2019 1:58 AM

Roadside eatery owner son tops JEE exam in Odisha

A native of Pipilia village under Ghatgaon block in Keonjhar district, the 20-year-old Bhawani topped OJEE in BSc Lateral Entry.

21 Jun 2019 2:51 AM