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Bus Fares Hiked In Odisha, Check All Revised Tariff
Bus Fares Hiked In Odisha, Check All Revised Tariff

The Odisha Transport Department on Saturday revised bus fare owing to the continuous rise in fuel prices. The bus fare has been hiked for all five categories of bus services

Dog's Mumbai-BBSR Journey!
Endearing Video Documents Dog's Train Journey From Mumbai To Bhubaneswar!

Endearing Video Documents A Dog's Train Journey From Mumbai To Bhubaneswar!

Bhubaneswar airport
Direct Flight Connectivity To Jaipur From Bhubaneswar From November 2

The airline company will operate flight services between Bhubaneswar and Jaipur with three frequencies per week from next month.

  • Saturday, 16 October 2021
  • Odisha
Top Maoist Leader RK Dead
Mastermind Of Collector Vineel Krishna Kidnapping, Maoist Leader RK Dead

Top Maoist leader Akki Raju Hargopal alias Ramakrishna alias RK reportedly died of kidney failure and other ailments on Friday, informed police sources which was corroborated by a CPI (Maoist) press release later on the day.

Toy Train In Nandankanan
Nandankanan Toy Train Catches Fire, Tourists Safe

Nandankanan Zoo Deputy Director Sanjeet Kumar informed that the engine of the train caught fire after the 4 pm ride following which it was stopped to avoid any mishap.

Religious Procession In Chhattisgarh
Four Killed As Speeding Car Rams Religious Procession In Chhattisgarh

Witnesses claimed that the driver deliberately targetted the gathering on Raigarh road, and a viral video of the incident makes for disturbing viewing

Fresh Exchange Of Fire Between Security Forces And Maoists At Tulasi Forest Range In Odisha
Fresh Exchange Of Fire Between Security Forces And Maoists At Tulasi Forest Range In Odisha

Three Maoists cadres, including two women cadres, had been killed in an encounter in the earlier exchange of fire three days ago.

Pregnant Woman Dies
Pregnant Woman Dies At Govt Hospital In Odisha’s Titlagarh, Family Cries Neglect

Tension prevailed at Titlagarh Sub-Divisional Hospital in Bolangir district on Friday following the death of a pregnant woman while undergoing treatment

Winter In Daringbadi
Odisha's Kashmir 'Daringbadi' Witnesses Foggy Conditions Ahead Of Winter

Odisha's Kashmir 'Daringbadi' Witnesses Foggy Conditions Ahead Of Winter

Elephant Herd
Elephant Herd From Jharkhand Strays Into Karanjia Forest, Odisha

Elephant herd from ‘Jharkhand’ strays into Karanjia forest division, Odisha

Human Limbs Found  In Bhubaneswar
Human Limbs Found Dumped In Garbage Pile In Bhubaneswar

In a terrifying discovery, a human leg and hand were found dumped in a heap of garbage behind Ram Mandir area in Bhubaneswar on Thursday evening (Oct 14).

Illegal Encroachment On Nullahs Rampant In Sambalpur, Locals Allege Inaction
Illegal Encroachment On Nullahs Rampant In Sambalpur, Locals Allege Inaction

Residents alleged that they are facing artificial flood and waterlogging problems due to the narrowing down of the natural nullahs.

Human Limbs Found In Garbage Dump Near Ram Mandir In Bhubaneswar
Human Limbs Found In Garbage Dump Near Ram Mandir In Bhubaneswar 

Inspector-in-charge of Kharvel Nagar police station and other staff rushed to the spot and launched a probe into the matter. 

Security Guard’s Gun Misfires In LIC Office Premise in Dhenkanal, No One Hurt 
Security Guard’s Gun Misfires In LIC Office Premise in Dhenkanal, No One Hurt 

More than 30 employees and some customers were present at the office when the mishap occurred. Police said no one was hurt in the incident as the solitary bullet misfired from the rifle hit the ceiling of the office building causing minor damages to the exteriors.

  • Thursday, 14 October 2021
  • Odisha
Durga Puja in Cuttack
Miss Pandal Hopping! Take A Picture Tour Of Some Famous Pandals Of Cuttack

Like elsewhere, Durga Puja is a low key affair in Cuttack this year as well. Here is a slideshow of the pandals from the millennium city.

Manish Anurag Death Case
Manish Anurag death case: What Transpired, Who’s The Lady

In the latest development in the death of Manish Anurag Das, police sources have revealed some critical details. These details have surfaced following interrogation of the two friends of Manish, who have surrendered before police.

Pratap Chandra Pujari
Odisha Civil Service Exams: Despite Full-Time Job, Youth Cracks OAS Exam

Pratap Chandra Pujari became the first person of Chandahandi block in Nabarangpur to crack the Odisha Civil Service Examination.

Odisha Anganwadi Worker In Gajapati Threatened By AP Sarpanch, Stopped From Distributing Food Items
Odisha Anganwadi Worker In Gajapati Threatened By AP Sarpanch, Stopped From Distributing Food Items 

In her complaint, Anganwadi worker Kasturi Raita alleged that she was threatened by a Sarpanch of Budarsing Panchayat of Andhra Pradesh when she had gone to Gudikhudi village to distribute Chatua and other dry foods.

Kandhamal Murder
Women Jump In Front Of Odisha DGP’s Vehicle Seeking Justice For 'Murdered' Woman

Odisha DGP Abhay was returning after his visit to Belaghara in Kandhamal district when a group of women came in front of the DGP’s vehicle in a bid to personally convey their grievances.

Kotia Border Row
Odisha MLA, Andhra Officials Face-Off Over Kotia Border Row

Locals at Phagunsineri witnessed a heated exchange of words ensued between the MLA from Odisha and Andhra officials on Wednesday.

Puri Srimandir
Puri Srimandir Servitors Welcome Dress Code, Mixed Response To Traditional Attire For Devotees

The decision of SJTA to fixed dress code for servitors has been welcomed, though the same for devotees has evoked mixed response.

DMK's Kanimozhi Meets Odisha CM Naveen, Seeks Support Against NEET For Medical Admission 
DMK's Kanimozhi Meets Odisha CM Naveen, Seeks Support Against NEET For Medical Admission 

Kanimozhi was in Odisha as part of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin's outreach to chief ministers of non-BJP states over the issue.

  • Wednesday, 13 October 2021
  • NEET
Mobile Game Takes Life
Boy Ends Life For ‘Being Stopped From Playing Mobile Games’

As society’s dependence on digital media has increased with time, youths are increasingly becoming victims. In another shocking instance, a mobile phone video game has claimed a teenager’s life in Odisha.

Congress Office Vandalised
‘Rift’ In Congress: Youth Congress Office Vandalised In Odisha

Some unidentified miscreants allegedly vandalised the office of the Youth Congress at Congress Bhawan in Bhubaneswar. The incident reportedly took place late night on Tuesday (October 12).

Station Vandalised
Railway Station Vandalised Following Youth’s Death

Tension ran high at Banshapani Railway Station in Keonjhar district after villagers in the area vandalized the station and attacked railway officials, following the death of a youth on Tuesday night (Oct 12).