In a major development, the rituals for the ensuing Kartik Month in Srimandir was finalised by the Chhatisha Nijog Meeting on Monday.
In view of prevailing pandemic and anticipated rush during observance of Durga Puja special precautions are being taken at temples and places of worship. The Puri Srimandir will remain closed for the devotees on the occasion of Durga Puja on October 15.
The compensation under 'Samman Rashi' is given to the family of those who lose their lives in the line of duty. This Samman Rashi was handed over by Palam Vihar MLA Bhavna Gaur to S.N. Mohanty and Sanjukta Mohanty, parents of the deceased Sunit Mohanty on Sunday.
Today, when negativity sweeps the news, a heartwarming deed of an auto-driver from Brahmagiri who returned a wallet that contained cash worth fourteen thousand, ATM Cards and Voter ID card, may restore our faith in humanity once again.
An eight year old boy from Odisha is in spotlight after becoming an international yoga teacher.
This Cabinet decision will ensure parity between the Central Government and State government employees. Odisha government will contribute Rs 280 crore more towards the NPS every year.
A fire broke out in a hotel situated close to a mall in Rourkela. The fire was reportedly caused due to the explosion of LPG cylinder. However, no casualties have been reported in the mishap.
Law Minister Pratap Jena said that those who have been working as contractual employees at present are entitled for regularisation of jobs after six years in service. With the amended rules, the initial appointees will get 50 per cent hike in salary from the first year itself as remuneration.
The police team was finally released on Monday afternoon following assurances by the higher-ups in the department to look into the complaint.
Security has been heightened in the millennium city ahead of Dussehra festivities. As many as 32 platoons of police forces have been deployed in Cuttack to ensure strict adherence to Covid-19 guidelines during Durga Puja celebrations.
Yet another sensational case rocks the capital city. Police on Sunday (October 10) recovered the body of Manish Anurag Das, the elder son of senior journalist Navin Das, from a pond in Patrapada on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar.
Referring to the recent drug bust in cruise ship in Mumbai, Police Commissioner of Bhubaneswar-Cuttack, Saumendra Priyadarshi shed light on the drug consumption and drug addiction among youths in the state and steps taken by Odisha Police to curb it.
The campaign has started to seek Union Territory status for undivided Koraput district and parts of Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
She is the fifth winner of the India edition of the competition organised to empower the next generation of women as leaders and trail-blazers.
As per reports, a development project for a local park near government girl's high school in the panchayat was earmarked with a budgetary allocation of Rs 16, 02, 806, surprisingly the land allocated for the project is now home to wild bushes and some trees but there is no sign of any park.