Monday, Oct 18, 2021 | Last Update : 02:23 PM IST

Akshaya Kumar Sahoo

Odisha capital turns COVID hotbed, night curfew back

Khurdha district continued to report the highest single-day cases with 208 persons contracting the virus in the last 24 hours

12 Oct 2021 7:36 AM

BJP, Congress create ruckus in Odisha Assembly

The BJP was baying for the blood of law minister Pratap Jena, alleging he was the key conspirator in the Mahanga double murder case

03 Sep 2021 12:15 AM

Odisha decides not to shift Konark horse

Last month, the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited proposed relocation of the statue which symbolises the might of ancient Kalinga dynasty

28 Jul 2021 8:38 AM

7 lakh lost jobs since lockdown imposed on May 5

As per CMIE latest data, the unemployment rate in Odisha was around 2 per cent in April, but by May-end it shot up to 7 pc

06 Jun 2021 3:21 AM

Naveen Patnaik writes to CMs seeking consensus on centralised procurement of vaccine

The CM also stressed execution of vaccination has to be decentralised and states allowed the flexibility to determine their own mechanisms

03 Jun 2021 7:32 AM

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Odisha government braces for Cyclone Yaas

The State special relief commissioner informed that the exact track and intensity of the cyclone was not yet clear

21 May 2021 12:09 AM

Odisha man to reunite with family after spending 20 years in Pakistan jail

Birju Kulu, 45, was put behind the bars in Pakistan on the suspicion of working as an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing (RAW)

02 Nov 2020 8:24 PM

Odisha government seals BJP MP Aparajita Sarangi’s office, alleges COVID violations

Enraged over the government action, an angry Aparajita hurriedly called a press conference where she produced 14 photos showing violations

10 Oct 2020 7:51 PM

Rare, endangered Fishing Cat sighted in Chilika

Fishing Cat is the only wild cat species in India that is a wetland specialist

09 Oct 2020 10:44 AM

Devastating blast rips through petrol pump in Bhubaneshwar, nine critically injured

People feared buried under the debris at blast site

07 Oct 2020 6:38 PM

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A temple where Gandhi is worshipped and a Dalit is priest

Called Gandhi Mandir, this temple located in Odisha’s Sambalpur district, has become a favourite place of worship for people of all faiths

06 Oct 2020 11:46 AM

Minor girl gangraped by 8 culprits in Odisha, 4 policemen among accused

As per preliminary investigation, the cops are not from Commissionerate Police and had come from other district on COVID-19 lockdown duty

06 Sep 2020 12:01 PM

19 kg elephant tusks seized in Odisha's Keonjhar, 3 traders held

Of the 784 elephant deaths in Odisha in the last 10 years and four months, 114 were killed by poachers, primarily for Ivory

02 Sep 2020 12:39 PM

Sun Temple at Odisha’s Konark reopens for visitors after 5 months

All the guidelines issued by the government will be followed while allowing the visitors to the site, ASI superintendent said

02 Sep 2020 12:14 PM

To ward off COVID-19 infection, Odisha tribal village serves country liquor to children

Salap is a date-palm variety tree that grows in natural forests.

23 Jul 2020 10:56 AM

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Odisha’s corona warriors to get four months’ salary in advance

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik appeals for donations to relief fund, contributes three month’s pay

25 Mar 2020 11:35 PM

Odisha put under complete lockdown till March 29

2,345 likely to be affected if disease not contained: Spokesman

24 Mar 2020 11:49 PM

Concern over Rs 546 crore of Jagannath deposits

Amount with Yes Bank is in form of fixed deposits; Temple wants to shift funds to nationalised bank.

07 Mar 2020 7:00 AM

PM Modi cites IB letter, pays tribute to Biju Patnaik

The letter showed a glimpse of Biju Babu’s courage when he surreptitiously flew Ram Manohar Lohia (who was then underground) from Delhi to Calcutta.

06 Mar 2020 3:31 AM

At 74, Naveen shows no signs of fatigue

Soft-spoken, astute politician has very adroitly kept his adversaries away from striking distances.

02 Mar 2020 2:49 AM

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