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COVAXIN
Covaxin May Get WHO Approval By Month-End, Says NITI Aayog

Covaxin may soon receive Emergency Use Listing by the World Health Organisation (WHO), eventually enabling its recipients to travel abroad without mandatory quarantine, NITI Aayog's Member, Health, V.K. Paul said on Wednesday.

Condition of Labourer and Farmer Households Very Poor!
Odisha Poorest In Country, 46% Farmers Debt-ridden, Took Loans At 30-50% Rate of Interest: NSSO

The NSSO Report All India Debt and Investment Survey 2019 has disproved the rosy picture of Odisha's growing per capita income. The condition of labourer households seems very wretched in the State

Mystery Behind Odisha's 'Black Tigers' Decoded
Mystery Behind Odisha's 'Black Tigers' Decoded

The enduring mystery behind the black tigers' of Similipal in Odisha may finally have been solved. A team of researchers from NCBS, Bangalore have discovered a single mutation in a gene that is believed to be the reason behind the distinctive stripes in these mythical big cats.

IT department 'surveys' actor Sonu Sood's Mumbai premises
IT department 'surveys' actor Sonu Sood's Mumbai premises

Teams of IT sleuths began the operations since morning, though the reason behind the action is not immediately known.

JEE Main Topper From Odisha Gautam Das
JEE Main 2021: Gautam Das & Tanya Dixit Toppers From Odisha, NTA Releases Ranks

Gautam Das and Tanya Dixit from Odisha have secured ranks in the state-wise toppers list of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2021, the results of which were announced by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on Wednesday.

Congress Protest In Rourkela
Rain Fury In Odisha: Congress Workers Release Fish On Waterlogged Over Bridge In Rourkela

The Congress members on Wednesday released fishes on the waterlogged STI overbridge protesting the civic body's lacklustre attitude towards the drainage system in the Steel City

New Species Of Jurassic Era Hybodont Shark Discovered In India
Strophodusjaisalmerensis - Jurassic Era New Shark Species Discovered In Jaisalmer

Paleontologists have stumbled upon a rare discovery with the finding of a Jurassic era species of hybodont shark from Jaisalmer area in Rajasthan.

Odisha Crime Branch To Probe DRDO Chandipur Espionage Case
Odisha Crime Branch To Probe DRDO Chandipur Espionage Case

A four-member team of the Odisha Crime Branch headed by Additional SP Prasant Kumar Bisoyi left for Balasore to take charge of the investigation.

A pathetic Show By odisha!
With 8 Rapes Every Day, Odisha No 2 In Women Crime Rate, No1 in Online Crimes: NCRB

Mirroring a 'dirty picture', the NCRB report 2020 counted Odisha as the second State in country, after West Bengal, that recorded steep rise in crimes against Women in pandemic year. Child rapes in State on rise. Of every 100 accused, only 9 get punishment

Abolition Of Odisha State Admin Tribunal
SC Seeks Centre's Reply On Plea Against Odisha Admin Tribunal Abolition

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the Centre's response on a plea against the abolition of the Odisha Administrative Tribunal (OAT).

UG, PG Admissions: Central University Odisha, Koraput Extends Last Date For Online Applications; Che
UG, PG Admissions: Central University Odisha, Koraput Extends Last Date For Online Applications; Check Dates

As per an official notification, the last date for submission of the online applications has now been extended up to September 30, 2021. The candidates can fill and submit the online application forms by September 30 at www.cuo.ac.in.

IPL 2021 Set To Welcome Back Fans To Stadiums
IPL 2021: Stadiums To Welcome Back Fans, Limited Seating Available

The second leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will witness the return of fans inside the stadiums in UAE, confirmed the IPL in a statement on Wednesday.

NHM Announces Big Vacancy Of 5000 Posts, Application Process Begins Today
NHM Announces Big Vacancy Of 5000 Posts, Application Process Begins Today  

The online application process for the recruitment drive has commenced today (September 15). Interested candidates can apply for the posts by login into the official website https://nhmwalkin.tsuprogram.com/.

Odisha Youth Hijacks Police Vehicle From Police Station, Nabbed After Dramatic Chase
Odisha Youth Hijacks Police Vehicle From Police Station, Nabbed After Dramatic Chase

It all happened last night when the youth, identified as Dharmendra Swain of Bainsia village, was taken to the Town Police station for questioning on suspicion.

Chandra Sekhar Majhi Joins BJD
Veteran Leader & Former Kotpad MLA Chandra Sekhar Majhi Dumps Congress, Joins BJD

Former MLA of Kotpad and senior Congress leader Chandra Sekhar Majhi joined the ruling BJD on Wednesday

Rashmika Mandanna
Rashmika Mandanna Says '...Love To Visit Odisha'

Rashmika Mandanna took to Instagram and Twitter to interact with her fans in a live session today, where she said she would love to visit Odisha.

Indian Idol 12: Pawandeep Rajan and Arunita Kanjilal's Saiyyonii Is All About Romance #Watch!
Indian Idol 12: Pawandeep Rajan and Arunita Kanjilal's Saiyyonii Is All About Romance #Watch

Indian Idol 12's Pawandeep Rajan and Arunita Kanjilal has once again won the hearts of their fans with their latest romantic song Saiyyonii from Himesh Reshammiya.

BJP Press Meet
Dusmanta Das Death Case: BJP Accuses Odisha Govt Of ‘Killing’ The Youth From Kujang

BJP leader Bibhu Prasad Tarai said the chain of events raises doubts if Dusmanta was actually left to die by the state government as he had alleged that he was denied treatment under the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana.

 Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi Govt Bans Firecrackers During Diwali To Fight Pollution

With the onset of winter, the capital starts gasping for fresh air as pollution level due to the burning of crop residue in the neighbouring states of UP, Punjab and Haryana starts during the same time.

Telecom
Cabinet Approves Relief Package For Telecom Sector

The relief package for the telecom sector will come as a breather to the three private players at a time when Vodafone Idea is confronting an existential crisis.

Hirakud Dam
21 Lakh People Hit By Heavy Rain In Odisha; Low-To-Medium Flood Expected In Mahanadi

The water level at Hirakud dam now stands at 628.23 ft against the full capacity of 630ft. Excess water is being released through 12 gates. The current inflow into the dam is 2,98,000 cusecs per second while the outflow is 2,25,000 cusecs.

PM Modi
PM Modi To Virtually Lead Indian Delegation At SCO Summit On Sept 17

It will be the first SCO summit being held in a hybrid format and the fourth summit that India will participate in as a full-fledged member of the bloc.

Odisha Faces No Flood Threat
Odisha Faces No Flood Threat Even Though Water Level Rising In Several Rivers, Claims Top Official

Even as the water level in several rivers has started rising following the low pressure induced heavy rains across Odisha, Chief Engineer of State Water Resource Department Dhiren Samal on Wednesday said that the State did not face any imminent flood threat

Bengal Extends COVID Restrictions
Bengal Extends COVID Restrictions Till Sep 30, Night Curbs To Continue

District administrations, police commissionerates and local authorities shall ensure strict compliance with the state directives of wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.

Abolition Of Odisha Administrative Tribunal
SC Notice To Centre On Plea Challenging Abolition Of Odisha Administrative Tribunal

The high court had noted in its order that there was sufficient material to support the view of the state government that OAT has not served the purpose of delivery of speedy justice to litigants.