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

Gajapati landslide: Disparity between SRC's claims and version of villagers

Bhubaneswar: Despite the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Bishnupada Sethi’s claims that residents of Baraghara village in Gajapati district were informed about the Cyclone Titli and warned to leave for safer places much ahead of the...

Govt has no rights to seal hangar, says Jay Panda on chopper seizure

Bhubaneswar: Miffed over sealing of the hangar along with seizure of his helicopters by the Odisha government, former Kendrapara MP and senior leader Baijayant Jay Panda today stated neither the government nor the State police...

Stranded Odia youth returns home after Jay Panda’s intervention

Bhubaneswar: An Odia youth of Khurda district who was stranded in Abu Dhabi united with his family following intervention of former Kendrapra MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda. The youth, Santosh Kumar Swain, a native of Kalanga...

20 injured as under-construction bridge collapses in Sundergarh

Bonai: As many as 20 labourers were injured after a portion of an under-construction bridge collapsed near Kunchapani under K. Balanga police limits in Sundergarh today. As per preliminary reports, nearly 30 labourers were working...

Buying an iPhone XS MAX on EMI? Here's the best deal

As Amazon, Flipkart and Paytm Mall are offering lucrative offers on purchase of Apple iPhone XS Max ahead of the festive season, people may get confused where to get the best deal. It is the...

Asian Para Games: Pramod Bhagat wins gold in men's singles badminton

Bhubaneswar/Jakarta: Odia shuttler Pramod Bhagat today won gold medal in men’s singles badminton event during the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta. He clinched the medal after defeating Rukaendi Ukun of Indonesia in...

Cyclone Titli aftermath: 12 killed, 4 missing in landslide in Gajapati

Gajapati: As many as 12 persons including five children lost their lives while four others went missing due to a landslide following incessant rain triggered by Cyclonic storm Titli in Barghara village under Gangabada panchayat...

Cyclone Titli aftermath: 9 casualties reported in Odisha amid heavy rain, floods

Bhubaneswar: Caught unawares by the heavy rain that followed cyclone Titli, the Odisha government has failed to achieve its ‘zero casualty’ target. As many as nine persons including a two-year-old lost their lives in separate...

Odisha govt to bring ordinance on contract farming soon

Bhubaneswar: With an aim to stop distress sale and provide right price to farmers for their agricultural produce, the Odisha government is planning to bring an ordinance for ‘contract farming’ in the State, said sources....

New natural mouth formed at Chilika lake near Arakhakuda

Chilika: Panic gripped residents of 15 villages of Arakhakuda panchayat in Puri district after a new natural mouth was formed today due to high tide and heavy rain under the impact of cyclone Titli at...

Abhijit Iyer seeks apology for derogatory remarks

Bhubaneswar: Already in the eye of a storm for his derogatory remarks on Odisha, Sun Temple and MLAs, Delhi-based journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra today failed to turn up before the House Committee constituted by Odisha...

Pratibha Ray new Chairperson of Bharatiya Jnanpith Selection Board

Bhubaneswar: Eminent writer Pratibha Ray was appointed Chairperson of the Bharatiya Jnanpith Selection Board. The announcement on the appointment was made on the official website of Bharatiya Jnanpith. . Ray, who won the prestigious Jnanpith Award...

BJP sounds war cry against ruling-BJD

Bhubaneswar: Launching a scathing attack on the ruling-BJD, the BJP today said it has chalked out plans to reach out the people of the State and highlight corruption by the government. The saffron party passed...

Jay Panda compares political party in Odisha with monkey driving bus-incident in Karnataka

Bhubaneswar: After a video showing a monkey steering a running bus in Karnataka went viral, former MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda took to Twitter to compare the bizarre incident with a political party in Odisha. While...

Weather alert: Low pressure to trigger rain in Odisha from October 10

Bhubaneswar: After reeling under scorching heat, people of Odisha can expect some relief as a low pressure area has formed over Bay of Bengal and it will trigger rainfall from October 10. As per the...

Police-lawyer standoff: 'Assaulted' advocate fails to depose before Crime Branch

Cuttack: Advocate Debi Prasad Patnaik, whose alleged assault by police led to the ongoing cease-work protest by High Court lawyers, failed to depose before the Crime Branch of Odisha Police today. Citing health concerns, Patnaik...

Fifth member of Lokayukta selection panel finalised

Bhubaneswar: After four years and five months of the passage of the Lokayukta Bill in the State Assembly, the selection committee under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today finalized the name of the...

‘Jal Satyagraha’ in Cuttack opposing encroachment on river bed

Cuttack: Protesting encroachment on the mouth of Kathajodi River, members of the Kathajodi and Kuakhai Nadi Surakshya Committee staged a ‘jal satyagraha’ today. As per allegations, some realtors have constructed boundary walls on the river...

Odisha rolls out 'Nirman Kusuma' for construction workers' children

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to encourage children of construction workers to pursue technical education, the State government today rolled out the ‘Nirman Kusuma’ programme to provide financial assistance to them. After launching the programme Chief...

BJD activists thrashed by villagers at Buguda block office

Buguda: Tension erupted on the premises of the Buguda block office in Ganjam district today after a scuffle broke out between BJD activists and residents of Golia panchayat. BJD’s block president, party councillor, block chairperson’s...

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