Former woman councillor shot at in Puri

Puri: A former woman councillor was shot at by four bike-borne miscreants near Gokha Sahi under Baseli Sahi police limits here on Saturday. The injured woman was identified as Satyabhama Behera, former councillor of Gokha Sahi. As per…

Healing herbs for new moms: Know the detail

New Delhi: New mothers who struggle with post-delivery weakness can find respite in natural ingredients which help heal the postpartum body, experts say. Hema Divakar, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, says skin may be more…

Mercury above 40 degree at 12 places in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Most parts of Odisha sizzled under intense heatwave on Saturday as the mercury soared above 40 degrees Celsius mark in 12 places. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) recorded maximum temperature of 43.4 degrees Celsius…

Srimandir servitors seek withdrawal of report on ritual delay

Bhubaneswar: Warning of more protests in coming days, servitors of Puri Srimandir today urged the temple administration to withdraw the report on delay in conduct of rituals on April 16, in which action has been recommended against errant…

Pest menace returns to Odisha

Sambalpur: Just months after widespread crop damage due to pest attack in several parts of Odisha, even allegedly leading to farmer suicides, the pest menace has returned to haunt farmers in Sambalpur. As per reports, hundreds of acres…

Harleys rally for road safety in Jajpur

Jajpur: With a view to spread awareness on road safety, a Harley Davidson Bike Club organised a bike rally from Jajpur district today. The bike rally was flagged-off from Brahmani Hotel in Vyasanagar area and covered 70 kilometres to…

Traffic cop assaulted in public view in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A traffic constable was severely thrashed by a man in full public glare near Ravi Talkies Square in Bhubaneswar today. An FIR into the incident has been lodged at the Traffic police station by the victim cop. The entire…

Maiden year of Odisha Badminton Academy marred by feud

Bhubaneswar: As Bhubaneswar aims to make a mark as the emerging sports capital in the country with huge investments to develop sports from the grassroots level in the State, controversy and feud within the newly-established Regional…