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.


Posts by Suryap

Former MP Baishnab Charan Parida passes away

Bhubaneswar: Former Odisha MP and senior leader Baishnab Charan Parida passed away at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar today. He was 77. Parida was undergoing treatment since many days after he was diagnosed with cancer....

Irregularities alleged in paddy procurement in Bargarh

Bargarh: The Fights on Rights organisation in Bargarh has brought allegations of massive irregularities in the paddy procurement in the district accusing ‘middlemen involvement’ of preparing forged documents in the name of farmers. As per...

Criminal nabbed after police encounter in Talcher

Talcher: A dreaded criminal reportedly involved in several loot cases was nabbed after a police encounter near Lingaraj mines in Talcher of Angul district late last night. The criminal, identified as Badal Rout of Nalagunda...

Two auto rickshaw drivers held for peddling brown sugar in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Continuing its crackdown on drug trade, Excise officials today arrested two auto rickshaw drivers for selling brown sugar in Bhubaneswar. The sleuths nabbed the auto drivers from Baramunda bus stand and Indradhanu market and...

Five killed, several injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Bonai/Cuttack/ Jharsuguda: A day after the tragic bus mishap in Cuttack which left 10 dead and more than 40 injured, as many as five persons were killed in separate road mishaps across the State today....

Cuttack bus mishap: Police lodge suo motu case against driver

Cuttack: Taking suo motu cognizance of the bus mishap in Cuttack yesterday, police registered a case against the driver of the vehicle today. As per sources, the case has been registered against driver Khageswara Muduli,...

Amid growing rage & discontentment, beer bottling plant at Dhenkanal cancelled

Bhubaneswar: Amid severe criticism and discontentment from villagers, green lovers, civil society organisations and uproar in State Assembly, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today ordered cancellation of beer bottling plant at Balarampur village in Dhenkanal district....

Ruling party, Opposition stall proceedings of Odisha Assembly

Bhubaneswar: Pandemonium prevailed in the Odisha Assembly today as members of the ruling party and the Opposition created noisy scenes over different issues, following which Speaker had to adjourn the proceedings till 3 pm and...

Farmers ‘thrashed’ by BJD's Kendrapara district unit president

Kendrapara: The Biju Janata Dal seems to be in no mood to show mercy to the farmers, as members of the Naba Nirman Krushak Sangthan (NNKS) lodged a police complaint against BJD’s Kendrapara district unit...

Former MLA blames Pandian for tree cutting to make way for beer factory

Dhenkanal: Former Dhenkanal MLA Krushna Chandra Patra has blamed Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s private secretary VK Pandian for the felling of sal trees in Balarampur of Dhenkanal for setting up a beer factory. Patra has...

CM Naveen's popularity declining fast, say surveys

Bhubaneswar: The popularity of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is waning very fast in Odisha if the Political Stock Exchange survey conducted by India Today and the India TV-CNX survey are anything to go by. The...

Hockey World Cup: Online ticket sale for opening ceremony from November 20

Bhubaneswar: The tickets for opening ceremony of the much-awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium and the World Cup Celebrations event at Barabati Stadium will be sold online from November 20. As per an...

Odisha Civil Society demands CBI probe into ‘daru’ selection discrepancies

Bhubaneswar: Claiming that the fixing of ‘daru’ (holy log) selection during the 2015 Nabakalebara festival has hurt religious sentiments of crores of Odias, the Odisha Civil Society today demanded a CBI probe into the whole...

Dama Rout attacks Arun Sahoo, alleges his hand in Chhabi Bardhan murder

Nayagarh: Continuing his tirade on the leaders of the ruling BJD, senior leader Damodar Rout today pointed fingers at Nayagarh MLA Arun Sahoo. He linked the name of the legislator to two-three murder cases including...

Foreign national robbed of valuables in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: With the Men’s hockey World Cup days away, incidents of foreign nationals being attacked do not send a good signal to those fans who plan a visit to the city to witness one of the...

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Opposition alleges irregularities in paddy procurement

Bhubaneswar: The Opposition put the State government on the backfoot on the second day of the winter session when it revealed that crores of rupees were embezzled in paddy sale as middlemen were involved in...

Decks cleared for Bali Yatra as dispute between traders, Cuttack administration resolved

Cuttack: Standoff between the Cuttack District administration and traders’ association over the ‘Bali Yatra’ festival in Cuttack was resolved today after the former agreed to some of the demands of traders. The dispute had emerged...

Bansidhar & Ila Panda Saraswat Sadhana Samman conferred to 14 eminent personalities

Rayagada: The Indian Metals Public Charitable Trust (IMPaCT), the charitable wing of IMFA Group on Friday conferred the prestigious Bansidhar & Ila Panda Saraswat Sadhana Samman to 14 distinguished personalities of the State. The artistes...

Congress demands CBI probe into alleged irregularities in 'daru' selection

Bhubaneswar: Upping his ante against the State government, Congress chief whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati today demanded CBI probe into the allegations of irregularities in ‘daru’ (holy log) selection. Alleging that some influential people are involved...

Odisha Assembly adjourned till tomorrow due to ruckus by Congress

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Assembly Speaker Pradip Amat adjourned the proceedings of the Odisha Assembly till tomorrow with Congress members creating pandemonium over the issues of farmers today soon after the session began. After the condolence motion...

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