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Bhubaneswar is the capital of Odisha .It is the biggest city and the main power corridor of Odisha. The city is famous for its ancient rich heritage especially its historic monumental temples. It is popularly known as the temple city. Because many temples built from sandstone are dotted around Bindu Sagar Lake in the old city, including the 11th-century Hindu Lingaraja Temple.

"Sack Odisha Minister For Blessing Gobinda Sahu Who Lures Girls In Sex Racket In Lieu Of Good marks"

In a statement, Vanathi Srinivasan on Saturday condemned the incident and said that role of Odisha’s Home Minister Capt. Dibya Shankar Mishra in shielding and protecting the murder accused has come to light

High Inflation: In Odisha, Vegetable Plate Turns Too Hot To Handle!
High Inflation: In Odisha, Vegetable Plate Turns Too Hot To Handle!

Consumers are huffing and puffing over the skyrocketing of vegetable prices in the State, when the price of petrol and other essentials is burning a hole in their pockets.

Monsoon Retreats From Odisha, Mercury Drops To 15 Deg In Phulbani
Monsoon Retreats From Odisha, Mercury Drops To 15 Deg In Phulbani

As per the IMD, dry weather prevailed over the districts of Odisha and the maximum temperature recorded was appreciably above normal in some districts of Coastal, South and South Interior Odisha.

Mamita Meher Murder Case: Now, Opposition Aims CM Naveen, Demands SIT Probe
Mamita Meher Murder Case: Now, Opposition Aims CM Naveen, Demands SIT Probe

Speaking to media persons, the Congress party on Saturday raised questions on the stand of the State government on the case. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is shielding Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra, charged Congress Spokesperson Satya Prakash Nayak.

BJP Mahila Morcha
Mamita Meher Murder: BJP Women Wing Mocks At 'Dead' Law And Order In Odisha, Clashes With Police During Protest March

The women wing of State BJP on Saturday scuffled with the Police during their hearse parade to Naveen Niwas from Ram Mandir square demanding ouster of MoS (Home), Dibya Shankar Mishra.

BMC Pacts With Paytm: Odisha Capital's Vending Zones To Usher Cashless Revolution 
BMC Pacts With Paytm: Odisha Capital's Vending Zones To Usher Cashless Revolution

With the Modi government giving an extra push to digital transactions post the demonetisation, the Naveen Patnaik government has made digital transactions its core policy. The BMC's cashless drive in vending zones is being seen as State's measure to push online transactions.

Tamando Police Station
Manish Anurag Murder Case: Odisha Police Shunts Out Cop Over Illegal Dance Bar

In the aftermath of the high-profile Manish Anurag murder case, the Police on Friday shunted out the IIC of Tamando Police station, Pramod Pattanayak, on charges of dereliction of duty for letting an illegal dance bar remain operational in his jurisdictional area since September.

Minor Girl Kidnaping
Minor Girl ‘Kidnapped’ From West Bengal Rescued At Bhubaneswar Railway Station

“I was taking her to marry her and I was unaware that she was a minor. We were going to Kerala. We were in love relationship since the last six months,” said Syed who is married twice and has three children.

Dead body found in a pond in Bhubaneswar
Body Of Youth Fished Out From Pond In Bhubaneswar

Though the exact reason behind the death of the unidentified youth is yet to be ascertained, police said post-mortem reports will reveal the cause of the death.

Covid-19: Process To Vaccinate Children In Odisha To Begin From Tomorrow
Covid-19 vaccine For Kids: Odisha Sets The Ball Rolling With Prep Meet From Friday

The Odisha government will be beginning the preparatory exercises from tomorrow with India becoming the first country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine for kids as young as 2-years old early this month

Tusharkanti Behera
Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup 2021 May Be Postponed: 3 Countries Opt Out On Covid Concerns, Says Tusharkanti Behera

Speaking exclusively to Odishatv.in, Odisha Sports Minister Tusharkanti Behera said the most awaited Junior Hockey World Cup 2021 may be postponed due to the prevailing Covid-19 scenario

Mamita Murder Case: CM Should Remove Ministers For Fair Probe, Reiterates NCW Chairperson
Mamita Murder Case: CM Should Remove Ministers For Fair Probe, Reiterates NCW Chairperson

Taking cognizance of the matter, the National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Rekha Sharma on Thursday said that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik should remove the ministers whose names have surfaced in the case to ensure a fair probe.

Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore Seized In Odisha, Inter-State Drug Peddler From WB Arrested
Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore Seized In Odisha, Inter-State Drug Peddler From WB Arrested

On October 19, 2.4Kgs of brown sugar worth over Rs 2.5 crore was seized from Jhadeswarpur in Balasore district by a joint team of excise officials and Jaleswar Police.

Odisha School Reopening
Reopening Of Schools: Classes For XI Students Resume In Odisha

There must be adequate soap (solid/liquid) and running water in all washrooms and toilets. Hand sanitisers etc. for the teachers, students, and staff must be available mandatorily in each classroom, directed the S&ME department.

OCPL Recruitment 2021: Notification Out For Permanent Positions, Check Details
OCPL Recruitment 2021: Notification Out For Permanent Positions, Check Details

Applications have been invited for Company Secretary Cum Senior Manager (Legal), Assistant Manager (Finance), Assistant Manager (Purchase), Assistant Manager (Stores), Assistant Manager (Corporate Affairs) and Office Assistant (Finance).

Heavy Rain To Lash 4 Odisha Districts In 24 Hours; IMD Issues Thunderstorm, Lightning Alert
Heavy Rain To Lash 4 Odisha Districts In 24 Hours; IMD Issues Thunderstorm, Lightning Alert

Thunderstorm with lightning is also likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khordha, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati,Jharsuguda, Sundargarh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Angul, Dhenkanal, Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj in the next 24 hours.

BMC Issues Guidelines For Laxmi Puja, Kali Puja & Kartik Purnima; Check Details
BMC Issues Guidelines For Laxmi Puja, Kali Puja & Kartik Purnima; Check Details

In a latest order, the BMC said that the guidelines will be applicable for various Puja celebrations including Laxmi Puja, Kali Puja, Kartika Brata and Kartik Purnima.

Lady Teacher Missing Case: Victim’s Father Alleges Sex Trade At School, Opposition Guns For Minister
Lady Teacher Missing Case: Victim’s Father Alleges Sex Trade At School, Opposition Guns For Minister's Head

The Opposition parties have slammed minister Mishra for allegedly shielding Govind Sahu and demanded the former’s suspension.

Reopening Of Schools In Odisha: Detailed Advisory Out, Check Details
Reopening Of Schools In Odisha: Detailed Advisory Out, Check Details

The headmasters have been asked to intimate the District Education Officer (DEO) a day before the opening of schools.

Suspended BJD MLA Prashant Jagdev Faking Illness To Avoid Jail Stay: BJP
Suspended BJD MLA Prashant Jagdev Faking Illness To Avoid Jail Stay: BJP

Jagdev, who has been suspended from the party, is now undergoing treatment at the Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar after he complained of health complications.

Veggie Prices Set Kitchen On Fire In Cuttack And Bhubaneswar Ahead Of Holy Kartik Month
Veggie Prices Set Kitchen On Fire In Cuttack And Bhubaneswar Ahead Of Holy Kartik Month

As per reports, pointed guard prices shot up to Rs 60 a kilogram (kg), while bitter guard is being sold at Rs 70 per kg, yam at Rs 60 per kg, brinjal at Rs 40 per kg and tomato at Rs 50 per kg. Similarly, onions are being priced at Rs 50 per kilogram while long beans at Rs 80 and beans at Rs 100 per kilo, respectively.

Low Pressure Forms Over WB, North Odisha; Check IMD’s Latest Forecast
Low Pressure Forms Over WB, North Odisha; IMD Issues Orange Warning For Heavy Rain

As per IMD, the low pressure has been formed under the influence of a cyclonic circulation over Gangetic West Bengal and neighbourhood.

Designer Necklace Worth Rs 24 Lakh, 1440 Grams Gold Jewellery Seized From MLA Pradeep Panigrahi's Re
Designer Necklace Worth Rs 24 Lakh, 1440 Grams Gold Jewellery Seized From MLA Pradeep Panigrahi's Residence

Senior officials of the anti-corruption unit said that the process for the seizure and attachment of the gold jewellery has already begun. Similarly, steps are also being taken to freeze the bank accounts of Panigrahi and his family members.

Odisha Vigilance Concludes Raids On Premises Linked To MLA Pradeep Panigrahi
Odisha Vigilance Concludes Raids On Premises Linked To MLA Pradeep Panigrahi

It may be noted that on December 3, 2020, the CID Crime Branch of Odisha Police had arrested Panigrahi in connection with a case of forgery, criminal conspiracy and other cyber offences.

Car On Rampage On Bhubaneswar Road, 8 Injured In Series Accident
Car On Rampage On Bhubaneswar Road, 8 Injured In Series Accident

The speeding vehicle created panic near Saheed Nagar Market area at around 8.30pm.