News from Bhubaneswar

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.

Married Woman Murdered In Bhubaneswar; ‘Unidentified’ Man  Rescued From House
Married Woman Murdered In Bhubaneswar; ‘Unidentified’ Man Rescued From House

A married woman was found dead at her residence in Bhubaneswar. Another man was also rescued in a critical condition from the spot.

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Central Team In Odisha To Review Covid-19 Situation

The central team deployed by the ministry of health to monitor Covid-19 management arrived in Odisha on Monday.The team consists of two members -- Professor of Kolkata-based AIIH&PH Dr Shibani Dutta and Prasanta Raghab Mohapatra, a professor in AIIMS Bhubaneswar.

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Odisha Congress To Launch Statewide Protest Over Fuel Price Hike From July 7-17

The Congress party in Odisha on Monday announced to launch State-wide protests from July 7 to 17 over the hike in the prices of fuel

Director of Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) Dr CBK Mohanty
'Lagged CFR' Responsible For High Covid Fatalities, says Top Odisha Health Official

The Odisha Health Department today attributed the rising single-day fatality figures to a lag period between infection and deaths even as the daily positive cases are stable in the State.

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‘Go To Pakistan Or Arab If You Want Multiple Wives’: Sura Routray Blasts Aamir Khan On Divorce

The recent announcement of celebrity couple Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao on their mutual divorce has not gone down well with Odisha Congress leader Suresh Chandra alias Sura Routray among many culturally deep-rooted intellectuals in the country.

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Odisha Reports Highest Single-Day Toll Of 52 Covid-19 Fatalities

Total Covid-19 cases in Odisha rose to 9,24,699 while the death toll surged to 4,248 after as many as 2,803 people tested positive

Odisha Matric Exam
Form Fill Up For Special Matric Offline Exam From Today

Candidates displeased over the evaluation of Matric examinations can fill up forms from today for the special offline examinations to be held this month.

14 From Odisha Among 160 Maoists Died Due To Encounters, Covid-19

As many as 14 Maoists from Odisha among 160 ultras across the country have died in encounter with security forces in the last one year.

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Covid-19 Less Of A Pandemic, More A Poverty Trap

The Covid-19 pandemic has not only proved to be a health disaster for humanity, but the deadly virus also robbed people of livelihood, even pushing many affluent families into acute poverty.

Heavy Rain Lashes Bhubaneswar; Car Gets Stuck On Waterlogged Road Near Iskcon
Heavy Rain Lashes Bhubaneswar; Car Gets Stuck On Waterlogged Road Near Iskcon

Several parts of Odisha including Twin City experienced severe thunderstorm activity on Sunday.

Naba Das Courts Controversy Again Over Appointing His Daughter As Official Representative
'No Immediate Threat Of Covid Third Wave, Odisha Govt Prepared'

The Odisha Government is well prepared for the possible third wave of Covid pandemic even though there is no immediate threat of a next wave in the State.

After Soumya, Mahtab Opens Up: Editorial Kicks Up Storm In Odisha Politics

Two days after ruling BJD law maker Soumya Ranjan Patnaik sparked a political firestorm by accusing his own party-led government of under reporting Covid deaths in his editorial piece, another BJD heavyweight and veteran MP Bhartruhari Mahtab today weaved a fresh article in his self-edited Odia Daily, hitting back at the parties which have lost inner democracy.

Heavy Rain Alert For 7 Odisha Districts; IMD Issues Yellow Warning
Heavy Rain Alert For 7 Odisha Districts; IMD Issues Yellow Warning

The heavy rainfall alert has been issued for the districts of Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Balasore, Kandhamal, Boudh, Kalahandi and Ganjam.

COVID-19 Variant Scare: 5 Countries Ban Flights From S. Africa
Puri Airport To Be Operational By 2022-23: Odisha Minister

The proposal of a futuristic airport in the pilgrim town of Puri was envisioned in January 2021, when Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wrote to Prime Miniter Narendra Modi proposing the same. 

Ramesh Pokhriyal Admitted To AIIMS
Samagra Shiksha: Union Education Minister To Launch NIPUN Bharat Tomorrow

Union Minister of Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ will launch the programme through virtual mode.