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High Court raps Odisha govt over delay in Srimandir rituals

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today expressed displeasure over the delay in Srimandir rituals. Rapping the state government for wrong interpretation of its order, the court clarified that it only reviewed the temple repair works and didn't…

Audio tape exposes conspiracy against Jay Panda

Bhubaneswar: Barely a couple of days after Kendrapara MP Baijayant 'Jay' Panda's political coordinator Debasish Mallick quit and brought allegations against the former, ex-president of BJD's Kendrapara Minority Cell, Salim Khan exposed a…

Women caught on CCTV while stealing jewellery in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police has launched a manhunt to nab three women who were caught on close circuit television camera (CCTV) while shoplifting jewellery worth Rs 60,000 in the guise of customers from a shop in Bhubaneswar.…

Niranjan Patnaik appointed Odisha Congress chief

New Delhi: Putting all speculations to rest, the All India Congress Committee (AICC) today named senior party leader Niranjan Patnaik as the president of the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC). Congress President Rahul Gandhi…

Teachers put strike on hold after Govt assurance

Bhubaneswar: Teachers under the banner 'All Odisha School-College Teachers and Employees United Forum', today postponed their agitation and served a two months ultimatum to the state government to fulfill their demands. The teachers, who…

Office of MP Jay Panda likely to expose ‘conspiracy’

Bhubaneswar: All eyes will be on the office of Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda as it is likely to hold an important press conference at 3: 30 pm today regarding the conspiracy hatched against the Parliamentarian for the last three years.…

One more minor raped by auto driver in Baripada

Baripada: Despite hue and cry from several quarters over the recent cases of rape of minor girls within and outside the state, one more incident from Mayurbhanj district Wednesday night has shocked the state once again. According to…

Chariot construction begins for Puri Rath Yatra

Puri: Ahead of the annual Rath Yatra of the Trinity, construction of chariots began with ‘Ratha Anukula’ here on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya on Wednesday. The three 12-ft sacred logs of ‘Dhaura Katha’ were brought to the ‘Ratha…

Woman killed, 7 hurt in twin road mishaps

Khurda: One person was killed while seven others were injured in two separate road mishaps, on NH 57 near Pichukuli in Bolagarh of Khurda district this morning. In the first incident, four people were injured after a truck rammed into a…