Recent UK and S Africa studies confirm Omicron's explosive spread rate. Early data shows severity is less than Delta. Risks high for Odisha as R-value was up at 1.2 in November
Despite in the list of top-10 SAM hit states, Odisha could utilise only 46 percent POSHAN allocation after foregoing Rs 151 cr
All Rainfall activities will cool down in Odisha from early morning hours on Dec 6. Tuesday will see Sunshine.
Odisha's Covid Policy needs a change. The fight out plan has to include RTPCR tests that are variant detectors
Since Odisha lies in the northwest quadrant of the cyclonic system, the State might not witness the very heavy rainfall as predicted by all lead weather forecasting agencies, including India's IMD
Bhubaneswar will record very heavy rainfall on Saturday evening. Puri will record 11cm rainfall during the evening to night hours on Dec 4. Cyclone Jawad will weaken into a deep depression near Puri coast.
In the Arabic language, Jawad is used to denote 'bountiful rain' which in common parlance is known as very heavy rain. It will bring very to extremely heavy rainfall, but at the same time not...
The consensus model data of INCOIS, NCEP, ECMWF and ACCESS-G3 is, as per the latest conditions, the districts that will bear the Cyclone Jawad Brunt is Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapada and Bhadrak
Puri may see gusting wind speed of 72 kmph. When Gajapati and Ganjam will record heavy rainfall on Dec 4, Puri, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack will bear the brunt on Dec 5
As per INCOIS and NCEP forecast, Cyclone will track northeast direction after reaching close to Srikakulam coasts. The system will run parallel to the Odisha coast, and drift further in a northeast direction from around...
Gusting wind speed in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack will be 50-60km/hr. 16-30mm/Hr rainfall in Gajapati and Ganjam
The sea tidal wave height during the evening hours on Dec 4 along the coast of Gopalpur - Puri will be around 3 mt and wind speed is predicted to reach around 86kmph during the...
Like Cyclone Titli, Gajapati, Ganjam to bear the brunt first. Bhubaneswar may record 200mm rain and 30-60km/hr wind on Dec 4
While the obesity syndrome has hit urban Odisha, the silent epidemic of women growing 'infertile' sweeps the State
SRK had no films since 2018 and no hits since 2015. Salman Khan starred in 5 films between 2018-21 without a hit. Aamir Khan gave 1 hit in last 5-yrs
Odisha government's Jajpur and Kalahandi models have come under scrutiny. Because, industry rich Jajpur has the second highest urban poor in the State, just behind remote Malkangiri
INCOIS and ECMWF predict landfall in Andhra Pradesh, GFS, ACCESS bet on West Bengal. The consensus is Odisha will witness heavy rain and enough wind to damage crops
Rajasthan Out-of-Pocket expenses per childbirth is nearly half of Odisha. Institutional deliveries were up there by 14% against 3% In Odisha.
Odisha lags behind neighbours like Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh in bringing maximum households under health insurance scheme. BSKY impact yet to be seen.
The Modi government may soon restore full subsidy to PMUY beneficiaries, but for non-PMUY consumers, an income ceiling of Rs 5 lakh may be fixed