Modi's Odisha visit: Ruling-BJD, Congress train guns

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 14 -- Ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit to Odisha, both BJD and Congress today trained their guns at BJP by raising various issues and demands. While Odisha Pradesh Congress Committe... Read More

Same-sex couple in Odisha threatens to commit suicide

Kendrapara, Jan. 14 -- A day after reports of two girls tying nuptial knot in Kendrapara stoked a major controversy, the couple today said they are adults and have got married as per the Supreme Court... Read More

Women employees level harassment charges against govt veterinary officer

Bonai, Jan. 14 -- Four women employees of the Sundergarh District Veterinary Office today levelled harassment allegations against Sub-divisional Veterinary Officer (SDVO) of Bonai Garh, Saroj Kumar Pa... Read More

'Conman' Golden Baba set up 'fake companies with Rs 3,769 crore turnover'

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 14 -- Jyoti Ranjan Beura alias Golden Baba used to lure businessmen and companies with fake business and income tax filing documents to raise money. Such details emerged after EOW of... Read More

Amit Shah claims party base has strengthened in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 12 -- BJP's national president Amit Shah claimed that the organisation of the party has strengthened in Odisha. During the party's national council meeting yesterday, Shah said that ... Read More

Bhubaneswar waterlogging woes: BMC gets down to work, invites tender for drain work

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 12 -- After being in the dock for waterlogging across the city, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has now invited a tender to repair 22 drains at a cost of Rs 17 crore in t... Read More

Elephants give harrowing time to locals in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 12 -- Locals in several places of Odisha continue to grapple with stray elephants, which are increasingly intruding into human settlements in search of food. Today, a tusker strayed ... Read More

20 injured in explosion at Paris bakery

Paris, Jan. 12 -- A powerful explosion at a bakery rocked central Paris on Saturday, injuring at least 20 people, the police said. The blast, which took place at 9.10 a.m. (local time), was preceded ... Read More

CM urges Centre to set up HC benches in western, southern Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 11 -- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today wrote to Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and reiterated demand for establishment of permanent benches of the Orissa High Court... Read More

Odisha govt launches free LED bulb scheme for poor

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 11 -- With the general polls round the corner, Odisha government today launched the 'Ama Ghare LED Yojana' to provide free LED bulbs to beneficiaries of the National Food Security Ac... Read More