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

Devotee attacked by servitor in Puri Srimandir again

Puri: At a time when the Supreme Court has directed the Puri Srimandir temple administration to carry out reforms and ensure hassle-free darshan for devotees, another instance of a devotee being beaten up by a...

BJP demands CBI probe into 'sapling, Omfed, cooperative bank loan scams'

Bhubaneswar: Mounting its attack on the ruling-BJD, BJP today demanded probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the alleged sapling, cooperative bank loan and Omfed scams. In a presser, BJP spokesperson Pitambar Acharya...

Tigress ‘Sundari’ to be shifted from Satkosia Tiger Reserve

Angul: Amid violent protests by locals following death of woman allegedly in an attack by the newly-released tigress at Hatibari under Tikarapara range of Satkosia forest, the Angul district administration is likely to shift the...

The sooner Naveen leaves state, the better for Odisha: Dama Rout

Bhubaneswar: A day after his expulsion from BJD, senior legislator Damodar Rout today sharpened his attack against Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik and said the sooner he (Naveen) will leave the State, the...

Police station ransacking: Congress' Mohammed Moquim, 16 others granted bail

Cuttack: The Cuttack Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) court today granted bail to Cuttack Nagar Congress president Mohammed Moquim and 16 others, who were arrested for ransacking Purighat Police Station on September 11. The court allowed...

'Make In Odisha' conclave: Odisha CM to attend roadshow in Delhi today

New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is scheduled to attend a roadshow today to attract investors for second edition of ‘Make In Odisha’ conclave which will be held in Bhubaneswar from November 11 to...

10 trains cancelled in the wake of Bharat Bandh

Bhubaneswar: As many as 10 trains were cancelled by the East Coast Railway (ECoR) following the country-wide bandh observed by Congress and other political parties protesting fuel price hike today. As protestors gathered and staged...

Congress' Bharat Bandh over fuel price throws normal life out of gear

Bhubaneswar: Normal life in the State was thrown out of gear since early in the morning as the country-wide bandh by the Congress activists protesting fuel price hike began today. Passengers were seen stranded at...

2 kids injured in hot curry spill inside Anganwadi centre

Baripada: Tension erupted at Bhugudakata village in Mayurbhanj district after two kids including a girl were injured at an Anganwadi centre allegedly after hot curry spilled on to them. As per reports, the mishap occurred...

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Odisha students misled by colleges which lost autonomous status

Bhubaneswar: Despite losing autonomous status, eight colleges in the State have been taking admissions and providing certificates to students citing their autonomy, said sources. With the matter coming to fore, protests by students have been...

Police-lawyer spat: Lawyers to launch statewide agitation

Cuttack: Upping the ante against cops involved in assaulting a lawyer in Cuttack, the State lawyers’ association has decided to observe a statewide cease-work stir till Wednesday. In a meeting of the lawyers’ association at...

'Debt-ridden' woman farmer ends life in Odisha

Nabarangpur: Farmer suicides continue unabated as a woman farmer allegedly took her life in Aunlima village under Tentulikhunti block of Nabaranagpur district today following crop loss due to heavy rain. The deceased, identified as Padmabati...

Portion of road in Bhubaneswar caves in

Bhubaneswar: A portion of road connecting Nicco Park and Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar caved in today creating panic among commuters. As per reports, a five-foot deep manhole developed on the road. Locals said that a...

Poet Satrughna Pandav to receive 39th 'Sarala Puraskar'

Bhubaneswar: Noted Odia poet Satrughna Pandav will receive the prestigious Sarala Puraskar for his poetry work ‘Misra Dhrupad.’ The 39th edition of Sarala Puraskar – instituted by eminent Odia industrialist Late Dr. Bansidhar Panda and...

BJD met ECI to submit info on case against Naveen: Dharmendra Pradhan

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan took a jibe at BJD’s Puri MP Pinaki Misra over his statement that he met the Election Commission of India (ECI) to seek simultaneous polls in the State. Pradhan claimed...

BJD ex-MLA in trouble after sex tape surfaces

Bhubaneswar/Phulbani: Days after a woman levelled charges of misbehaviour against former Phulbani MLA of BJD, Debendra Kanhar, a sex tape of the legislator has surfaced exposing his involvement in immoral acts. A few days back,...

Locals block Paradip oil terminal road

Paradip: Vehicular traffic on the road leading to Paradip oil terminal was affected today as residents of Bauria Palanda staged a road blockade demanding compensation for losses incurred due to incessant rain. According to sources,...

Chilika Development Authority opposes water aerodrome plans

Chilika: Citing irrevocable damages to the ecosystem of Chilika Lake and livelihood of the population dependent on it, the Chilika Development Authority (CDA) today opposed the proposed sea aerodrome project in the lake. By raising...

Principal posts vacant in all Odisha govt, aided colleges!

Bhubaneswar: Shocking to know but true nonetheless. Principal posts in all colleges of Odisha are lying vacant. Sanctioned principal posts in all the 52 government colleges and 598 posts in as many aided private colleges...

Schools in Bhubaneswar to remain closed tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: In view of heavy rain forecast by the Regional Meteorological Centre, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced holiday for schools in Bhubaneswar tomorrow while all Anganwadi centres across the State will remain closed. For schools...

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