Odisha creates new posts in Women & Child Development department

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced new posts in the Women and Child Development Department. "The State government attaches great importance to women and chil... Read More

Residential school shame: Social outfit calls for 12-hour Kandhamal bandh tomorrow

Phulbani, Jan. 16 -- The Kandhamal Surakshya Abhiyan has called for a 12-hour bandh in the district tomorrow demanding resignation of ministers and other officials in connection with the incident wher... Read More

Probe underway into seizure of huge coin haul

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- After the GST officials seized a huge haul of coins from two buses in Bhubaneswar yesterday, the Odisha Police today said that it will probe the matter. The GST officials today... Read More

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation tenure ends today; govt may appoint administrator

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- With the tenure of the elected representatives of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) ending today, the Odisha government may appoint an administrator as a case pertaining ... Read More

Farmers shun paddy procurement over faulty weighing machine

Angul, Jan. 15 -- Farmers in Angul turned away from the mandi near Patrapada Seva Samanvaya Samiti office in Chendipada block of Angul district today after alleging faults in the weighing machines. A... Read More

Residential school shame: Mahila Congress demands resignation of ministers

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- Coming down heavily on the Odisha government over the incident in which a class VIII girl delivered a baby in a residential school in Daringbadi, the Mahila Congress today dema... Read More

Odisha govt launches free eye care scheme

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- All government hospitals and medical colleges across Odisha will now provide free eye care to all under the Sunetra Yojana, which was launched by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ... Read More

EOW freezes Rs 51 lakh in 7 bank accounts of Golden Baba

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Crime Branch seized Rs 51 lakh from seven bank accounts of Jyoti Ranjan Beura alias 'Golden Baba' today. The agency is investigating the... Read More

EOW takes 'conman' Golden Baba on remand

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 12 -- Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Odisha Crime Branch today took 'conman' Jyoti Ranjan Beura alias Golden Baba on a one-day remand and began interrogation in connection with seve... Read More

Excise department seizes 7 kg ganja in Rourkela

Rourkela, Jan. 12 -- The Excise Department seized seven kilograms of ganja and arrested two persons on charges of smuggling the banned substance in Bondamunda area of Rourkela today. According to sou... Read More