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Odisha Weather Update: Rain & Thunderstorm Alert Issued
Odisha Weather Update: Rain & Thunderstorm Alert Issued

  Several parts of Odisha are likely to experience rainfall and thunderstorm activity in the next two days. As per the Regional Centre of the India Meteorological Department in Bhubaneswar, a cyclonic circulation now lies over north Coastal Andhra Pradesh & neighbourhood between 1.5 & 3.1 km above main sea level.

Miscreants Snatch Purse From Woman On Moving Scooter In Bhubaneswar
Miscreants Snatch Purse From Woman On Moving Scooter In Bhubaneswar

A woman was allegedly robbed by two unidentified miscreants on Saheed Nagar flyover in Bhubaneswar on Thursday (February 18). The victim lady was on her way home when two miscreants pushed her off her scooter and snatched her bag which contained Rs 20,000 cash and some important documents.

Woman Attempts Suicide By Jumping Into Mahanadi River, Rescued
Woman Attempts Suicide By Jumping Into Mahanadi River, Rescued

In a desperate attempt to end life, a woman jumped into the Mahanadi River from Jobra Barrage in Cuttack on Thursday. Take a look at how attempts are being made to rescue the woman after she jumped into the water body. The woman can be seen clinging to a rope while partially floating in the river.  

Nayagarh Minor Girl Murder: BJP Questions SIT Role After Confession Video Leaks
Nayagarh Minor Girl Murder: BJP Questions SIT Role After Confession Video Leaks

BJP State General Secretary Lekhashree Samantsinghar has lashed out at the ruling-BJD after a video of the accused in the Nayagarh minor girl murder case went viral. The BJP leader blamed the Special Investigation Team (SIT) for 'leaking the video of the accused minor for pro-government media channels to divert the attention of public from the prevailing issues in the state'.

Kotia Issue In Supreme Court | ‘Odisha Has Documents From 1936’
Kotia Issue In Supreme Court | ‘Odisha Has Documents From 1936’

In a key hearing on the Kotia dispute, the Supreme Court on Friday granted 4 weeks’ time to Odisha to file a rejoinder in the case. While speaking to OTV, Odisha government lawyer, Shiba Shankar Mishra said that Odisha has enough document to prove its case.

Kangana Ranaut In The Land Of Lord Jagannath
Kangana Ranaut In The Land Of Lord Jagannath

Devotees have a belief that until there is a direct tug from their deities, a darshan is not possible even if you are dying for it. Well, for Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, the call of the Lord of the Universe came in just two months.  After she expressed her desire to visit and seek blessings of the Holy Trinity at Puri Jagannath temple, she was in the pilgrim town. Blessed she is!

Ruckus In Odisha Assembly By Opposition Members Over Farmer Issues
Ruckus In Odisha Assembly By Opposition Members Over Farmer Issues

Odisha Assembly Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro adjourned the house till 4PM on Friday after Opposition members created ruckus over farmer issues and alleged lapses in mandis.

You Will Now Get Love Letters: Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Police Commissioner Warns Traffic Violators
You Will Now Get Love Letters: Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Police Commissioner Warns Traffic Violators

Be aware violators! Traffic regulations have got stricter in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. In the concluding event of the Traffic Road Safety Month, Police Commissioner Sudhansu Sarangi said that in spite of the numerous efforts by police and traffic personnel to create awareness among the people, violations by motorists are still on the rise.

Black Pepper Farmers From Gajapati Seek Government Assistance
Black Pepper Farmers From Gajapati Seek Government Assistance

Let’s visit the farm of Karansingh Pradhan and his wife Kamala Pradhan. These large Sal trees you see are intertwined with vines of Piper nigrum, or peppercorn plant. The fruits grow in bunches like grapes, although quite small in size. Then these are cooked and then sun-dried.

Kotia Case In Supreme Court: Supreme Court Grants Odisha 4 Weeks’ Time
Kotia Case In Supreme Court: Supreme Court Grants Odisha 4 Weeks’ Time

Supreme Court hearing on the Kotia jurisdiction dispute between the Odisha & Andhra Pradesh Governments was held today. The Supreme Court granted Odisha 4 weeks’ time to furnish its response.

Ornaments Worth Over Rs 33 Lakh Go ‘Missing’ From SBI Locker In Odisha
Ornaments Worth Over Rs 33 Lakh Go ‘Missing’ From SBI Locker In Odisha

Gold ornaments worth Rs. 33 lakh go missing from a bank locker. In a shocking incident, gold ornaments worth Rs 33 lakh allegedly went missing from a bank locker in Bargarh district.

Twist In Minor Girl Murder Case: ‘Confessional Video’ Of Accused Goes Viral
Twist In Minor Girl Murder Case: ‘Confessional Video’ Of Accused Goes Viral

Another twist in the sensational Nayagarh minor girl murder case! A video of the accused minor boy is doing rounds in media. The video is purported to be a recorded conversation between an investigating official and the accused.

FASTag Is Mandatory Now – Have You Got One?
FASTag Is Mandatory Now – Have You Got One?

In case you didn’t know, from the midnight of February 15th, all lanes of toll gates across the country became ‘FASTag lanes.’ In simple terms, FASTag has become mandatory for vehicles passing through toll plazas on National Highways. So a vehicle without a valid functional FASTag will have to pay double the applicable toll fee.

Sam Sir’s Soulful Voice Draws Actress Varsha Priyadarshini To His Doorsteps
Sam Sir’s Soulful Voice Draws Actress Varsha Priyadarshini To His Doorsteps

Actress Varsha Priyadarshini at Sam Sir’s home. Varsha recently visited Sam Sir at his home at Praharajpur village under Cuttack Sadar Block.

What COVID19! Chris Morris Breaks Record At IPL Auction; Sold for Rs 16.25 cr
What COVID19! Chris Morris Breaks Record At IPL Auction; Sold for Rs 16.25 cr

Mumbai Indians gave up on the battle for Chris Morris as Rajasthan Royals made the South African cricketer the most expensive buy in the history the Indian Premier League (IPL). The all-rounder, Chris Morris was sold for a staggering Rs 16.25 crore.

Minor Girl ‘Raped’ In Odisha; Locals Thrash Accused | OTV News
Minor Girl ‘Raped’ In Odisha; Locals Thrash Accused | OTV News

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man in a village under Hindol block of Dhenkanal district. On Wednesday, the 8-year-old girl had gone to fetch water from a nearby well, when the accused, who happens to be her distant relative, grabbed and dragged her to a secluded place. Then the relative allegedly assaulted her sexually.

BIG Hit By Glenn Maxwell! Sold For Rs. 14.25 Cr In IPL Auction | OTV News
BIG Hit By Glenn Maxwell! Sold For Rs. 14.25 Cr In IPL Auction | OTV News

After a battle of the bids between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Glenn Maxwell, the big-hitting Australian champion was sold for a whopping Rs. 14.25 Cr to RCB in the ongoing Indian Premiere League (IPL) auctions.

Woman Attempts Self-Immolation Near Odisha Assembly | OTV News
Woman Attempts Self-Immolation Near Odisha Assembly | OTV News

Another self-immolation attempt near the Odisha Assembly! In a shocking incident, a woman attempted self-immolation near the Odisha Assembly just a few hours after the House assembled for the Budget Session.

Odisha Economy Recovering From Covid19 Pandemic Shock: Governor In Assembly
Odisha Economy Recovering From Covid19 Pandemic Shock: Governor In Assembly

Despite the challenges posed by the COVID19 pandemic, Odisha has been able to grow its own revenue collection, which is an indication of economic recovery, said Governor Ganeshi Lal in his opening address in the State Assembly.

3 Men, 40 Cows Killed As Cattle-Laden Truck Overturns In Odisha  | OTV News
3 Men, 40 Cows Killed As Cattle-Laden Truck Overturns In Odisha | OTV News

Three men and as many as 40 cows were killed when a truck overturned on the NH-60 near Gandhi Chhak under Basta Police limits of Balasore district today.

Odisha Emerging As Manufacturing Hub In Eastern India: Odisha Governor In Assembly | OTV News
Odisha Emerging As Manufacturing Hub In Eastern India: Odisha Governor In Assembly | OTV News

  Odisha is emerging as a manufacturing hub in Eastern India, said Governor, Ganeshi Lal in his opening address at the start of the Budget Session of Odisha Assembly.

Government Undertaken Steps For Farmer-Centric Development: Odisha Governor In Assembly | OTV News
Government Undertaken Steps For Farmer-Centric Development: Odisha Governor In Assembly | OTV News

While delivering his opening address at the start of the Budget Session of Odisha Assembly, Governor Ganeshi Lal said that the State government has taken several steps for farmer-centric development.

Conman Dupes OJEE Rank Holder Of Rs 15 Lakh By Promising Medical Seat
Conman Dupes OJEE Rank Holder Of Rs 15 Lakh By Promising Medical Seat

Fraudster nabbed for duping medical aspirant. The Commissionerate Police arrested a fraudster in Bhubaneswar for allegedly duping a medical aspirant.

Odisha Assembly Coverage: BJP Stages Walkout During Governor’s Opening Address
Odisha Assembly Coverage: BJP Stages Walkout During Governor’s Opening Address

BJP members staged a walkout during the Governor’s address on the opening day of the Budget Session of the Odisha Assembly.

Odisha Declared COVID19 Pandemic State Disaster Even Before Single Case
Odisha Declared COVID19 Pandemic State Disaster Even Before Single Case

While delivering his opening address in the State Assembly, Governor GaneshiLal said that Odisha declared COVID19 pandemic a State disaster even before a single case was detected.