A prolific writer on a variety of fields, he loves Sports the most.


A prolific writer on a variety of fields, he loves Sports the most.


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BJD seeks donation from MLAs, MPs to bolster party war chest ahead of elections

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to augment party’s war chest ahead of the 2019 elections, BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked party legislators and MPs to donate at least one month’s salary to...

Odisha govt prepares guidelines for Kalia scheme

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has prepared guidelines for implementation of the Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) scheme. “An implementation committee will be set up under the Chairmanship of Principal Secretary, Agriculture &...

Villagers risk their lives to cross Brahmani river

Jajpur: Risking their lives everyday, residents of 10 villages under Bari block of Jajpur district cross Brahmani river with the help of a bridge made out of bamboo. While the villagers could use the boat...

It is irrelevant whether I join a political party or form a new one: Jay Panda

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the 2019 general elections, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today stated that it is irrelevant whether he joins a political party or forms a new one rather it is more important...

Telangana CM KCR is ‘team B’ of BJP-led NDA: Congress

Bhubaneswar: TRS president and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekar Rao, popularly known as KCR, is acting like a ‘B team’ of BJP-led NDA in the country, alleged AICC In-charge of Telangana and senior Congress leader...

Italian tourists stray into restricted Bonda Ghati in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: The Malkangiri administration today traced an Italian couple in Bonda Ghati, which is off limits to foreigners. According to sources, the couple had strayed into the restricted area without permission. As per reports, the...

Odisha farmers left in lurch amid paddy procurement 'irregularities'

Bhubaneswar/Bargarh/Balasore: All the promises, planning and preparations by the state government seem to be going up in smoke as allegations of irregularities and lapses have marred the paddy procurement process in the State. Paddy farmers...

Odisha minister supports 'pass-fail' system in schools

Cuttack: Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Badri Narayan Patra today extended his support to Centre’s proposal to reintroduce the pass-fail system up to Class VIII. He stated that the move will help evaluate performance...

Youth arrested for killing woman, chopping her body

Bhubaneswar: Police on Wednesday arrested a youth for killing a woman and chopping her body into two parts in Chandaka area of Khurda district. According to sources, a woman of Chandaka area went missing on...

Woman injured in acid attack over alleged illicit relationship

Rourkela: A woman on Wednesday threw acid at another woman suspecting her to be lover of her husband.The incident has become the talk of the town in Bondamunda area of the city. As per reports,...

Govt recommends names of OHRC chairperson, members to Governor

Bhubaneswar: The State government has recommended names for selection of Chairperson and members of the Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) to Governor Ganeshi Lal. The OHRC chairperson post has been lying vacant after the completion...

Farmers in distress over crop loss due to rain triggered by Phethai

Bolangir/Boudh: Farmers in several parts of the State have been in distress following widespread crop loss due to unseasonal rainfall triggered by cyclonic storm Phethai. The unseasonal rains have not only caused damage to standing...

Disproportionate assets case: Assistant engineer in Vigilance net

Keonjhar: The Vigilance sleuths today conducted simultaneous raids on office and houses of an Assistant Engineer of Shalapada division of Baitarani Irrigation Basin on charges of accumulating assets disproportionate to his known sources of income....

Puri villagers threaten to launch protest over 'illegal transfer' of land

Puri: Alleging that homestead and agriculture land have been illegally recorded under the name of the deities of the Puri Srimandir, residents of the 18 villages today threatened to take to the streets if the...

Bhubaneswar airport
Bhubaneswar airport to introduce EDI for air cargo

Bhubaneswar: With an aim to provide an impetus to the air cargo business, the Biju Patnaik International Airport will soon be introducing the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) facility. As per reports, through the EDI all...

Opposition contends Odisha government's pension coverage claims

Bhubaneswar: Notwithstanding the State government’s claims that more than five lakh new beneficiaries have been included under the Madhu Babu Pension Yojana (MBPY) till date, Opposition parties today alleged that actual beneficiaries have been left...

Opposition turns heat on Odisha govt over farm loan waiver

Bhubaneswar: A day after the ruling-BJD announced to hold agitation in Delhi next month demanding hike in minimum support price (MSP) for paddy, the Opposition political parties today turned the heat on State government with...

IRCTC railway guidelines for mobile e ticketing
IRCTC Alert: Tatkal, Non-tatkal tickets booking Norms

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: As winter vacation is around the corner, travellers planning for a train journey should know the ticketing norms well in advance. Often the Indian Railways changes the rules for ticket bookings due to...

Ahead of 2019 elections; CM Naveen Patnaik woos Odias in Surat

Surat: In a bid to woo Odia voters in Surat, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced a slew of measures during his visit to the city in Gujarat. Addressing a gathering during the Odisha...

Odisha yet to finalise fee structure for private schools

Bhubaneswar: Though one month has passed since the directorate of secondary education submitted its report on fee structure to the School and Mass Education department, no steps have been taken in this regard. In a...

A prolific writer on a variety of fields, he loves Sports the most.