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

Contractual staff of JK Paper Mills on dharna over job regularisation

Rayagada: More than 4,000 contractual labourers of JK Paper Mills started an indefinite dharna today demanding regularisation of jobs and increase in salary. The protestors staged demonstration in front of the company’s main gate to...

Debt-ridden farmer ends life over crop loss

Bolangir: Distressed over crop loss and loan burden, another farmer of Turekela area of Bolangir district breathed his last today. As per reports, the deceased, identified as Bhagat Sagaria of Kuliadora village was undergoing treatment...

Leaders cutting across party lines to join Vajpayee’s memorial service today

Bhubaneswar: A memorial service of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be held at the Unit-3 Exhibition Ground here today. Leaders cutting across party lines are scheduled to join the memorial service this afternoon....

Odisha woman 'sells newborn for Rs 1,000!'

Keonjhar: In a shocking incident, a woman of Guptaganga village under Bansapal block of Keonjhar district allegedly sold her newborn boy for Rs 1,000. The matter came to fore after a thorough inquiry was launched...

Youth slits his throat inside police station, admitted to hospital

Berhampur: A youth allegedly slit his throat while in custody at the Gangapur Police Station of Ganjam district today. As per reports, the youth, identified as Debaraj of Nimina village under Gangapur police limits was...

91 turtles seized while being trafficked to West Bengal

Balasore: A joint team of the Balasore Railway Protection Force (RPF) and the Chandipur Forest Division seized a large number of turtles while being trafficked to neighbouring West Bengal today. Acting on a tip-off, the...

HC quashes govt notification seeking affidavit from teachers

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today quashed a notification issued by the state government asking teachers of schools and colleges to submit affidavit for regularisation of jobs. Justice AK Rath quashed the notification stating that...

OTV Exclusive: Rescue operations intensified in flood-ravaged Kerala

Kerala: Odisha Fire Service personnel in Kerala have intensified their rescue operations in flood-ravaged areas of the state as rain eased down today. As many as 250 fire service personnel from Odisha were seen engaged...

Odisha blacklists company providing poor quality IV drip

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha State Medical Corporation Ltd (OSMCL) has blacklisted a Gujarat-based healthcare company for supplying poor quality IV drip under the Niramaya Yojana. The company -Aculife Healthcare was awarded with a tender to supply...

Teachers protest: Inter-ministerial meeting remains inconclusive

Bhubaneswar: An inter-ministerial committee meeting to look into the seven-point charter of demands by the agitating teachers held under chairmanship of Finance Minister Shashi Bhusan Behera remained inconclusive on Tuesday. Although the meeting discussed various...

Incessant rain wreaks havoc in Malkangiri, Sundergarh

Malkangiri/Sundergarh: Normal life was thrown out of gear in Malkangiri and Rajgangpur of Sundergarh after incessant rains wreaked havoc today disrupting road communication in several parts. According to sources, water level of Pangama river in...

Odisha govt fastens process to bring beneficiaries under Food Security Scheme

Bhubaneswar: The State government has fastened the process of implementing the Food Security Scheme across Odisha. Food Supplies Minister Surya Narayan Patro on Sunday said that beneficiaries who wish to be covered under the State’s...

Elections 2019: Odisha Congress to announce list of 50 candidates within 15 days

Bhubaneswar: In the run up to 2019 elections, Odisha Congress will declare its first list of candidates within 15 days, informed Odisha Congress in-charge, Jitendra Singh after the Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) meeting in Bhubaneswar...

Principal's retirement age stirs controversy in Cuttack Law College

Cuttack: Resentment is now brewing among students and lecturers as principal of Cuttack Law College allegedly continues to hold office despite attaining retirement age. Though the managing committee of the college had asked Samant Kumar...

Villagers dig canal on their own to irrigate farmland in Nuapada

Khariar: After their repeated pleas fell on deaf ears, the villagers of Balipati under Khariar block of Nuapada district dug up a temporary canal to irrigate their farmland. The move came after the government officials...

Harassment charges levelled against Nabarangpur SP

Nabarangpur: Two subordinate staff have brought harassment charges against Nabarangpur Superintendent of Police (SP) Vivekanand Sharma. The two complainants – Rabin Kumar Lima and Debaraj Chanda were working as orderly at the residence of Sharma....

Ranji player Biplab Samantray in soup over fake certificate

Bhubaneswar: Authorities of the Accountant General (AG) have asked Ranji player Biplab Samantray to furnish his educational certificates in original within one month. The move came after a Right to Information (RTI) query revealed that...

BDA, BMC demolish encroachments in Jaydev Vihar

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) and the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) are intensifying their eviction drive to address man-made flooding in ‘Smart City’ Bhubaneswar. After razing down encroachments near the ISKCON temple and Nayapalli...

Srimandir reforms: Puri Gajapati-led special committee constituted

Puri: Out of the 12 proposals suggested as a part of disciplinary reforms in Puri Srimandir following the Supreme Court directive, for three proposals on which no consensus has been reached a special committee will...

Odisha Citizen Awards 2018: Jury conducts first phase screening

Bhubaneswar: Meeting of the selection committee of the Odisha Citizen Award-2018 (OCA-2018) was held today for the first phase screening. Like every year, the selection committee chose eight personalities from different areas such as Agriculture,...

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