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Odisha violence: 2 shops set ablaze; social media blocked in Bhadrak for 48 hrs

The ban on social media comes after violence in Bhadrak triggered by an allegedly abusive post on Lord Rama on Facebook.

10 Apr 2017 8:22 AM

Many BJD leaders to join BJP soon: Jual Oram

The Union minister, however, made it clear that the BJP had no interest in the internal affairs of other political parties.

05 Apr 2017 2:06 AM

My sister is not interested in politics: Naveen Patnaik

In the last few days, the talk had veered to the possibility of her even taking over as chief minister.

04 Apr 2017 2:29 AM

BJD seeks to bounce back after poll upset

Patnaik’s exercise comes two weeks ahead of national executive meeting scheduled to be here on April 15 and 16.

03 Apr 2017 4:20 AM

Naveen Patnaik sister set for bigger party role?

BJD MP Baijayant Panda was the first one to give a hint about her entry into Odisha politics.

02 Apr 2017 6:58 AM


India makes a green statement, launches BS-IV fuel

The launch came days after the Supreme Court banned sale and registration of BS-III vehicles from April 1.

01 Apr 2017 9:17 PM

Ex-DGP son Bittihotra Mohanty gets bail in rape case

In March 2006, Bitti Mohanty was arrested for “raping” a German woman at a hotel in Alwar.

01 Apr 2017 2:16 AM

Odisha: Naxals attack railway station to oppose PM’s visit; trigger blasts

The Maoists left behind handwritten posters opposing Modi govt policies, Naveen Patnaik regime and dominance of non-Odia officers.

31 Mar 2017 11:10 AM

BJD wary as PM Modi coming to Odisha

The BJD had lost to the Bharatiya Janata Party in 174 zilla parishad seats.

31 Mar 2017 3:08 AM

Posco to return land to Odisha

South Korean steel major to exit Paradip project after years of delay.

19 Mar 2017 1:34 AM


BJP readies Odisha gameplan for 2019

Upbeat after the rural polls, the BJP feels that the voters have rejected BJD’s complain of Central negligence towards the state.

13 Mar 2017 12:41 AM

India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

The BrahMos has a flight range of up to 290 km which can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft or land.

11 Mar 2017 3:21 PM

Boys barred from exam over Rs 500

They could not pay Rs 500 charged by the school authorities unlawfully from students.

11 Mar 2017 2:37 AM

Ruins of Buddhist sculptures discovered in Odisha

Sahoo has already informed the cultural department and other officials about the discovery of a Buddha Stupa in the river bed.

10 Mar 2017 2:44 AM

Mob cuts off tribal girl’s hair

Odisha girl accused of stealing mobile phone, thrashed.

10 Mar 2017 2:37 AM


Officers forced to eat their words on farmer’s death

A copy of the report was given to the public so that there is no scope of changing it later.

09 Mar 2017 6:13 AM

After rural poll jolt, Naveen Patnaik seeks to regain voters’ trust

Biju Janata Dal chief had never cared much for the Opposition, but things have changed now.

05 Mar 2017 2:47 AM

Made-in-India interceptor missile test-fired again

This was the second test-firing of the Advanced Air Defence missile in less than a month.

02 Mar 2017 2:29 AM

Odisha’s growth rate beats national average

Odisha’s real per capita income rose from Rs 47,632 in 2011-12 to Rs 61,678 in 2016-17 at 2011-12 prices, the report said.

27 Feb 2017 1:06 AM

BJP rise poses threat to Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Party gains ground with 36 zilla parishad seats in 2012 to 303 seats this year.

26 Feb 2017 2:28 AM