Several trains cancelled for railway modernisation work in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 16 -- In view of the safety related modernisation work for commissioning of new line between Balangir and Bhainsapalli in the ongoing construction of Khurda Road-Balangir Rail line a... Read More

Widow kidnapped, gang-raped in Odisha's Kendrapara

Kendrapara, Dec. 16 -- A widow was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by a group of miscreants in Marshaghai area of Odisha's Kendrapara district late last night. "I was kidnapped by six persons who ... Read More

Tusker found dead in Odisha's Ganjam

Berhampur, Dec. 16 -- Carcass of a tusker was found near Nimakhandi under Digapahandi Forest Range in Odisha's Ganjam district this morning. Locals spotted the lifeless body of the elephant lying in ... Read More

Centre to award Odisha for surplus food grain production

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 15 -- Odisha has been selected for Commendation Award under the Total Food Grains Category II for the year 2016-17, said a communique received from Union Minister of Agriculture and ... Read More

Odisha: Now invite Lord Jagannath online for wedding

Puri, Dec. 15 -- There will be no need to visit Srimandir to invite Lord Jagannath for auspicious social ceremonies like wedding, as the technology is here to send your invitation online to the Lords.... Read More

Odisha CM for direct flights between Bhubaneswar and Surat

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 15 -- In a bid to help over lakhs of Odia people living in Surat in Gujarat, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged the Central government to introduce direct flight betwee... Read More

Odisha CM seeks land for community centre in Surat

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 15 -- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged his Gujarat counterpart, Vijay Rupani, to provide a piece of suitable land for establishment of a community centre for lakhs of... Read More

Moving truck gutted in fire in Odisha's Keonjhar; no casualty

Keonjhar, Dec. 15 -- A moving truck was gutted completely here in the district in the wee hours today. However, no casualty was reported in the incident. The exact reason behind mishap is yet to be a... Read More

Youth hacked to death by two friends in Odisha's Ganjam

Berhampur, Dec. 15 -- A person was axed to death by his two friends following a verbal duel at Kairapalli village under Kabisuryanagar police limits in Ganjam district last night. The deceased has be... Read More

Netherlands outsmart Australia to enter hockey World Cup final

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 15 -- Three-time champions Netherlands stormed into the final of the hockey World Cup after going past Australia 2(3)-2(4) via sudden death in the pulsating second semi-final at the ... Read More