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.
A fraction of the beneficiaries have been found infected with Covid 19 after vaccination. Their number stands at only 0.13 per cent of the total vaccinated population, said the Director, Health Services, Dr Bijay Moahapatra.
In a bid to impart education to students deprived of online classes, the Odisha government has planned to engage budding teachers especially those who are under training, for providing door-step teaching in inaccessible and remote areas in the State.
With an aim to recruit quality teachers and fill up the vacancies in secondary schools, the Odisha government is mulling to recruit 10,000 contractual teachers in high schools across the State though online competitive examinations.
Introduction of new flights at both national and international levels along with passengers' security would be his top priorities at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPAI), said Pravat Ranjan Beuria who assumed the charge as the new director of the airport on Tuesday.
The State unit of BJP today kicked off its three-day state-wide agitation beginning today to protest against the alleged scam in implementation of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G).
A shopping complex/shop business establishment whose area is less than 25000 Square feet will be allowed to open.
While social distancing norms are violated, chaotic and stampede like situations also witnessed at vaccination centre across the State.
Based on the complaint, police have detained the girl and further investigation in this connection is underway
OTV has accessed accused Jagannath Pradhan's last WhatsApp message sent to his family in which he blamed deceased for destroying his life.
A north-south trough runs from north Bihar to north Coastal Andhra Pradesh across Jharkhand and interior Odisha.
The ghastly murder of Priyanka Priyadarshini, a homemaker who lived with her family at Bhimatangi in the Capital city, was a pre-determined crime, informed police a day after recovering the blood-soaked body of the woman from her rented accomodation.
In the wake of the controversy surrounding the alleged concealing of Covid deaths in the State, the Odisha Government on Tuesday sought to clarify by stating that the death figures updated by the government every day is not based on the fatalities reported on a particular day.
In a fresh twist to the sensational murder of homemaker Priyanka Priyadarshini at Bhimatangi in the city on Monday, the mother of the accused has allegedly claimed that the victim was into a relationship with her son even after her marriage.
Amid the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic, cases of dengue have emerged as fresh concerns for the administrative authorities in the state capital city of Bhubaneswar. As many as twelve cases of the vector-borne disease have been reported from Sailashree Vihar and Kalpana areas in the last 10 days, director of Public Health Niranjan Mishra was quoted as saying to the PTI.
Odisha on Tuesday witnessed a fall in the single day Covid 19 cases with 2,487 new infections even as daily fatalities showed no sign of abatement with 51 infected persons succumbing to the virus in last 24 hours.
A total of 4,02,434 doses were administered to beneficiaries at 1735 centres across the State
A handwritten note recovered from the crime scene revealed that accused Jagannath Pradhan had also planned to eliminate deceased woman's three-year-old son before attempting suicide.
In a letter, CM Naveen said the State has identified the left-out eligible households through State-developed RH Portal observing the procedure similar to Aawaas+ in the 16 districts
Light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of North Coastal Odisha in the next 24 hours
50 per cent Roster Attendance System which was introduced for teaching and non-teaching employees in view of the Covid-19 pandemic in April, has been withdrawn.
Alleging gross irregularities in the allotment of pucca houses under PM Awas Yojana, the Odisha unit of BJP has decided to stage state-wide protests for three days on July 7, 8, 9 in all the districts across the State.
A married woman was found dead at her residence in Bhubaneswar. Another man was also rescued in a critical condition from the spot.
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.
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
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.