Several Odia workers in Andhra Pradesh had a close shave after a bus carrying them caught fire. This is the ill-fated bus standing close to an electricity pole that caught fire.
A young student has made Odisha proud. Meet, Akash Kumar Nayak. This young boy from Itamati village in Nayagarh district has been conferred the title of Best National Cadet Corps (NCC) Commander during the Republic Day Camp at New Delhi this year.
Rs 1.4 crore lost in a month to cyber frauds! These startling facts highlight how cyber criminals are on prowl to prey on the vulnerable.
In another moment of pride for Odisha, Riya Dash from Bhubaneswar has won the title of Opera Miss India 2021. Riya won the title on February 9th after emerging on top of more than 200 other contestants from all over the country.
The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) has called for Odisha Bandh on February 15. The party has called for the bandh to protest against the steep rise in the prices of petrol and diesel. Odisha Congress chief Niranjan Patnaik informed that the bandh will be observed from 7 AM to 1 PM.
All Odia medium students who were in Standard IX in the last academic session (2019-20) will be eligible to appear this year’s matriculation examination scheduled to be held in May 2021.
The office of the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) on Tuesday asked Collectors and Municipal Commissioners to stay alert in view of the cold wave warning issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
With death toll in the Uttarakhand glacier tragedy rising, massice search and rescue operations are underway to trace the missing persons.
The Odisha Cabinet today reportedly gave its nod to the 2021-22 state Budget to be tabled in the Assembly on February 22.
Rs 1.4 crore lost in a month to cyber frauds! These startling facts highlight how cybercriminals are on prowl to prey on the vulnerable.
Two days after the death of an under-trial prisoner in Puri, an inmate of Nabarangpur sub-jail died while undergoing treatment at a hospital today.
The Odisha government has revised fares across all categories of passenger buses. The revised fares will come into force from today. The revision came following an increase in fuel prices over the last few days.
As the mystery around the headless body recovered on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar continues to intensify, the Commissionerate Police has decided to store the DNA fingerprint of the victim.
The Indian Army has trained canines to detect COVID-19 infection. The dogs can detect COVID19 infection from sweat and urine samples.
Joining Indian Army is the dream of many youths of the country, who wish to serve the nation. Thousands of young aspirants participate in the recruitment drive every year to be a part of the prestigious Indian Army.
The ongoing tussle between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh over bordering areas in Kotia of Koraput district continues to take a new turn every day. An Odia candidate withdrew his nomination papers, from the upcoming Panchayat polls in Kotia which are being conducted by the Andhra Pradesh government reportedly in Odisha territory.
In a major relief for the devotees of Lord Jagannath, barricades from the Marchikote area in Puri were removed today. Earlier, the devotees used to stand in long queues starting from Marchikote to have darshan of Lord Jagannath.
While the whole country mourns the deaths in the Uttarakhand Glacier disaster, there are reports that a youth from Odisha is still missing after the glacier burst on Sunday (February 7).
This is the Gurandi Khol village in Rambhei Panchayat under Barkot block of Deogarh district. This village can be accessed by passing through two hills and 12 small and medium-sized canals along this 11-Km-long kutcha road inside the forest.
In another case of chain snatching, unidentified miscreants snatched a gold chain from a woman near Jharpara jail in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday.
An important meeting of the Odisha Cabinet will be held today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
In a major decision, the Union Ministry of Culture directed the National Monuments Authority (NMA) to withdraw the draft notification for the proposed heritage by-laws for the Sri Jagannath Temple in Puri. This development came hours after Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik demanded withdrawal of the notification for the proposed bylaws.
The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) released the complete date sheet for the upcoming matriculation examination scheduled to be held from May 3, 2021. The BSE will hold the examination for Class X students from May 3 till May 15, 2021.
Looking at this simple man, wearing dhoti and riding a bicycle, anyone would assume him to be a rustic villager. However, that could not be farther from reality. This old man is actually a retired IAS officer. Surprised? It is natural to be shocked by his simple appearance and demeanor. Meet, Shankar Narayan Panigrahi from Kulada village under Bhanjanagar Block in Ganjam district.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik visited the Srimandir at Puri today for the first time after the COVID-19 outbreak. Amid security and adherence to the COVID-19 guidelines, the CM also spoke to the media after completing his darshan.