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Uber kicks off uberAUTO service in Bhubaneswar

UberAUTO is an affordable transport option priced at Rs 15 base fare at Rs 3/km plus Rs 1/minute.

01 Apr 2016 2:46 PM

Orissa beats Gujarat in attracting factories

Orissa has the maximum share of over 17 per cent in the total live investments worth about Rs 33 lakh crore attracted by manufacturing sector across the country, according to a study conducted by indu

26 Mar 2016 5:57 AM

Aid fails to stop suicide by farmers

Despite the Naveen Patnaik government’s assurances and special package announced for farmers, suicide by peasants continue in the state.

22 Mar 2016 12:10 AM

Bird-hit at airport, none injured

Passengers aboard Delhi-Bhubaneswar GoAir flight GOW-161 had a narrow escape following a bird-hit while attempting to land at Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) of the Orissa capital on Thursda

11 Mar 2016 1:10 AM

Dalit women paraded nude in Orissa

Arujnagoda village under Pipili block in Orissa’s Puri district, which was in news in 2012 for the alleged gangrape and murder of a dalit girl, has once again hit the headlines for wrong reasons.

25 Feb 2016 1:46 AM


SIMI team’s pen drive, SIMs seized

In a major breakthrough, the Special Task Force (STF) of the Orissa Crime Branch has seized a pen drive, “jihadi” literature and a number of mobile SIM cards from a house in Bhadrak where the five Sim

21 Feb 2016 1:14 AM

India’s space mission has made a mark across the world: Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister also lauded scientists and professors for innovating newer ways of doing things.

07 Feb 2016 12:05 PM

66-foot dead whale washes ashore in Orissa

A 66-foot dead whale was on Saturday found washed ashore near the Chinchiri river mouth under Rajnagar block in Orissa’s Kendrapada district, around 120 km from here.

07 Feb 2016 5:59 AM

PM posters smeared ahead of Orissa visit

The poster war over claiming of credit for Indian Oil Corporation’s Paradip Refinery turned ugly on Saturday as black paint was smeared on the posters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his visi

07 Feb 2016 1:49 AM

Woman levels sexual abuse charges on colonel

A woman from Manipur has levelled allegation of sexual exploitation and physical torture against a colonel of the Army currently posted at the NCC group headquarters in Orissa’s Sambalpur town, around

30 Jan 2016 4:09 AM


Cops: Foreigners who fled Orissa hotel not terrorists

Investigators probing the case of five mysterious men fleeing a hotel in the Orissa capital on Monday evening, on Thursday cleared the air saying that the said persons were not “suspected terrorists”.

29 Jan 2016 1:24 AM

Suspected terrorists who fled Orissa caught in Andhra Pradesh

Five foreign nationals holding Iranian passports, who are suspected to be terrorists on prowl and gave a slip to the Bhubaneswar police on Monday were caught at Nakkapalli in the Vishakapatnam of Andh

28 Jan 2016 12:58 AM

4 ‘Iraqi men’ go missing, alert sounded out in Odisha

The four persons fled the hotel before the police reached there could be terrorists.

27 Jan 2016 10:36 AM

Four ‘Iraqis’ flee hotel in Orissa, cops alerted

‘Search operations have been launched in Bhubaneswar and other parts of the state’

27 Jan 2016 1:33 AM

2 top Maoists killed in Orissa encounter

In a major breakthrough, the Orissa police on Sunday “neutralised” two senior Maoist cadres — the secretary of Kalinga Nagar Divisional Committee, P.

25 Jan 2016 12:32 AM


Puri: Tension over Iskcon’s temple plan

Tension ran high in Orissa after senior BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra on Tuesday alleged that attempts were being made by International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskcon) to build a Jagannath tem

19 Jan 2016 11:11 PM

PM invites Odisha's Bonda couple to attend Republic Day function

The Bondas are members of the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group (PVTG).

16 Jan 2016 5:52 PM

Basanta Panda elected unopposed as Odisha’s BJP state chief

Basanta Panda was on Thursday elected unopposed as the new Orissa BJP president. He was the lone candidate to file his nomination papers for the top post.

14 Jan 2016 11:16 PM

Basanta Panda elected unopposed as Odisha’s BJP state chief

He is an elected member from the Nuapada constituency in Odisha.

14 Jan 2016 1:30 PM

NIA begins ‘simulation exercise’ in train fire

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday began a “simulation exercise” at the Puri railway station in Orissa as part of its probe into the serial burning of train coaches at the very station

10 Jan 2016 11:59 PM