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Little girl with the trapped Olive Ridley turtle
Little girl’s desperate cry to help a trapped Olive Ridley turtle is winning hearts all over internet

The little girl was ecstatic after seeing the turtle swimming dip into the sea again. However, she was deeply shocked that one of the legs of the turtle was badly damaged.

Ponzi Online Betting Racket
Int'l ponzi-cum-betting racket: Look out circular issued against Dubai-based operator

Earlier, the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) had busted the biggest online ponzi-cum-betting rackets which had duped investors from Odisha’s Ganjam and other parts of the country.

Woman raped after being offered lift in Bhubaneswar
Woman raped after being offered lift in Bhubaneswar, accused arrested

The accused has been arrested and forwarded to court.

Matric Exam 2023
BSE Odisha matric exam 2023 from tomorrow, important instructions for students on what is allowed inside centres

BSE President, Ramashish Hazra on Thursday informed that as many as 5, 41, 247 students will be appearing for the matriculation or the Class 10 high school certificate examination in 3,218 examination centres across the state.

Pigeon seized from Puri
Odisha police intensifies probe into ‘spy pigeon’; seized devices sent to forensic lab

The bird was captured by the fishermen of a trawler named Sarathi at Ramchandi in Konark area in Puri district on the afternoon of March 6.

Accident in Bolangir
Odisha school girl's miraculous escape from horrific accident caught on camera

Baisinga police seized the tractor and detained the driver. His questioning is currently underway.

Khaprakhol police station
Man beaten to death by in-laws in Bolangir, body stuffed in sack seized

Two persons have been detained in this connection. Their questioning is currently underway by Khaprakhol police.

Massive fire in Puri
Puri market complex blaze continues to rage, fire fighting operations underway

The space at the market complex was so narrow that the fire brigade personnel faced a lot of hurdles during the rescue operations.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah
Mission 2024: BJP bets big on PM Modi, Shah, Nadda’s Odisha visits

While this does mean that the saffron party has Odisha on its focus for the 2024 General Elections, will it really make any major impact on BJP’s electoral prospects? The State unit of the BJP is certainly quite optimistic, but the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) seems unfazed by these visits.

Political parties in Odisha make colourful start to Mission 2024
Political parties in Odisha make colourful start to Mission 2024

Leaders and supporters of the ruling-Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and Opposition-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress- used the occasion to blend with the masses. 

International Women’s Day: Tale of success and self-reliance of two Odisha women
International Women’s Day: Tale of success and self-reliance of two Odisha women

Indumati Nayak of Jeypore in Koraput district and Saraswati Rout of Hajipur in Bhadrak have scripted success stories in the face of adversities and become example for others.

A Nurse At Work On Holi
A rather subdued Holi for emergency service providers

Be it the healthcare personnel or ambulance drivers; the nature of their jobs is such that they cannot afford to play Holi when almost everyone is celebrating.

Fire Engulfs Market Complex In Puri
Fire mishap at market complex in Puri; three hospitalised

While the reason of the fire is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that a short circuit may have triggered the fire.

Six dead, one missing in separate mishaps on Holi in Odisha

Two siblings drowned in Brahmani river in Mushadiha village under Kendrapara’s Keshapur Panchayat. The deceased siblings were bathing in the river after Holi celebrations.