The 85-year-old teacher, Natabar Sarangi, so far collected over 647 varieties of paddy seeds from states like Odisha, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh.
10 Mar 2018 5:08 AM
The two statues were unveiled amidst much fanfare, and the place has since been known as the Lenin Chhak.
08 Mar 2018 2:34 AM
The Bijepur battle was seen as a direct tussle between Pradhan, the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate for 2019 polls, and Patnaik.
05 Mar 2018 3:56 AM
BJD's Rita Sahu won the by-election by defeating her nearest BJP rival Ashok Panigrahi by a margin of 41,933 votes.
28 Feb 2018 5:07 PM
A note has been recovered from the hostel, Commissioner of Police YB Khurania said without elaborating on its content.
26 Feb 2018 9:27 AM
At least 20 lakh people have lost money estimated to be over Rs 10,000 cr by investing in 174 chit fund firms.
26 Feb 2018 5:02 AM
The python was brought to zoo from Madras Crocodile Bank Trust in 1992.
25 Feb 2018 2:31 AM
The police are trying to identify who gave the package to the couple at their reception ceremony and what kind of explosive was used.
24 Feb 2018 1:05 PM
Patnaik rubbished the speculations regarding chances of political alliance of the ruling BJD with the BJP or Congress.
18 Feb 2018 7:06 AM
BJD leaders are upset with Patnaik for ignoring them and allowing an IAS officer in the CMO to interfere in party affairs.
12 Feb 2018 12:14 AM
The small hillock on Tiddim Road, near Imphal, with its reddish soil, represents the farthest the invading Japanese and INA forces could approach.
03 Feb 2018 12:46 AM
The BJD suspended Baijayant Panda, who is their MP from Kendrapara, for alleged anti-party activities on January 24.
27 Jan 2018 2:08 PM
Cong called for dawn-to-dusk bandh, while the BJP announced to observe a 12-hour strike from 6 AM to 6 PM.
24 Jan 2018 1:26 PM
The human chain was formed on the concluding day of the 18th All India Railway Bharat Scouts and Guides Jamborette, which started on Jan 6.
11 Jan 2018 12:58 PM
There is less possibility to witness a big change in the politics in Odisha, they predicted.
02 Jan 2018 4:23 AM
Patnaik has not yet been able to prove the corruption charges against any of the dropped ministers.
01 Jan 2018 2:51 AM
The vigilance registered cases against 38 government staff and 356 non-government officials.
30 Dec 2017 6:49 AM
Sources said the rebels have raised the chit fund issue to get the public sympathy for their activities.
28 Dec 2017 6:53 AM
Congress urged CM and BJD chief Naveen Patnaik to reply on job generation in past 20 years.
26 Dec 2017 12:44 AM
This remark sparked resentment among the Brahmins, who demanded an apology from Rout while seeking his sacking.
24 Dec 2017 5:12 AM