Compensation process for Hirakud Dam oustees begins

Sambalpur, Dec. 15 -- The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Saturday began the process of identification and provision of compensation for families affected by the large-scale displacement due t... Read More

CM Naveen reiterates demands for direct flight & trains to Surat

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 15 -- Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reiterated the demands for the introduction of a direct flight service and two new daily trains between Odisha and Surat for the welfare of ... Read More

Over 70 students taken ill after consuming food at school hostel in Gajapati

Gajapati, Dec. 14 -- At least 70 girl students of a residential school in G Udaygiri block of the district were taken ill after consuming food in the school hostel late on Thursday night. According t... Read More

Farmers hit streets alleging kharif paddy procurement irregularities in Koraput

Jeypore, Dec. 13 -- Worried over the long delay in procurement of paddy at different mandis in Koraput, farmers today resorted to protest against the concerned authorities in several panchayats of the... Read More

Bhandaripokhari police inspector in Vigilance net

Bhadrak, Dec. 12 -- Officials of Vigilance department on Tuesday detained the Inspector-In-Charge (IIC) of Bhandaripokhari Police Station, Amit Kumar Biswal, after recovering unaccounted cash worth Rs... Read More

Traffic woes leave Paradip residents in distress

Paradip, Dec. 12 -- In the absence of traffic personnel, travelling on the roads of Paradip has turned out to be a nightmare for commuters, thanks to the local authorities. Residents in the port town... Read More

Healthcare woes hit new Malkangiri district headquarters hospital

Malkangiri, Dec. 11 -- Public resentment continues to grow at the newly inaugurated headquarters hospital in Malkangiri in the absence of adequate number of staff and proper infrastructure. The new h... Read More

VHP organises 'Sankalp Samavesh' in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 9 -- The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) organised 'Sankalp Samavesh' near Lower PMG square in Bhubaneswar today to create awareness among people regarding the construction of Ram temple... Read More

Extra-marital link in Bargarh family attack: Police

Bargarh, Dec. 9 -- An extra-marital affair was the motive behind the brutal attack on a family in which a woman was killed on December 5, Bargarh police claimed on Sunday. Moreover, five persons have ... Read More

Mayurbhanj ZP bypolls: Counting of votes begins as BJP alleges booth rigging

Baripada, Dec. 7 -- The counting of votes for the bypolls to Zilla Parishad zone-32 of Mayurbhanj district began today amid tight security. According to information, the counting of votes underway at... Read More