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Bhubaneswar Witnesses Steep Rise In Daily Covid-19 Cases, 1116 Positives in 24 Hrs

Bhubaneswar: Steep rise in the number of daily Covid-19 positive cases in the State capital continued unabated with 1116 fresh cases registered in the last 24 hours on Tuesday. With…

Election Commission Of India
COVID Resurge In Odisha: ECI Defers Pipili Bypoll

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: With a rapid surge in COVID infection in Odisha, the By-election to the Pipili Assembly constituency scheduled to be held on May 16 has been deferred by the…

Coronavirus
Bhubaneswar Sees Slight Dip In Covid Cases

Bhubaneswar: The Corona graph today witnessed a downward trend with 809 COVID positive cases which have been reported in last 24 hours. With the new cases, the active caseload in…

Nandankanan
Covid Second Wave: Nandankanan Zoo, Botanical Garden In Bhubaneswar Closed For Visitors For Next 15 Days

Bhubaneswar: The Nandankanan Zoological Park (NZP) and Botanical Garden in the State Capital city of Odisha will remain closed for visitors for the second time in just over a year…

Medical Cheating
Man Arrested For Defrauding Rs 60 Lakh From Medical Aspirant In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Khandagiri Police has arrested a man for allegedly defrauding a medical aspirant of Rs 60 lakh on promise of getting him a post-graduate seat at a private medical…

Bhubaneswar-court
Judicial Complex Sealed After Staff Test Covid Positive In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has sealed the Judicial Complex at Lewis Road here for seven days following the detection of Covid-19 positive cases in the court complex. The…

Odisha: Stern Action Against Covid-19 Norms Violators, Warns BMC
Odisha: Stern Action Against Covid-19 Norms Violators, Warns BMC

Bhubaneswar: With Covid-19 spreading its tentacles far and wide across the State, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday has cautioned that it will be forced to take stern measures if…

Odisha Sizzles As Temperature Shoots Up To 40 Degree Celsius Or Above In 15 Towns
Odisha Sizzles As Temperature Shoots Up To 40 Degree Celsius Or Above In 15 Towns

Bhubaneswar: The heat wave conditions remained unabated in Odisha as the temperature soared to 40 degree Celsius or above at 15 places on Wednesday. According to the Met office, Boudh…

Less Covid Tests Plateauing Daily Infection Graph
Odisha: Less Covid Tests Plateauing Daily Infection Graph! Govt Clarifies

Bhubaneswar: Amid tall claims by the Odisha Health department that the Covid-19 graph is plateauing, allegations on low testing, unavailability of testing kits and mismanagement at testing centres across Odisha…

Covid19
Odisha Orders Over 387 Lakh Doses Of COVID Vaccines, Free For All

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Sunday ordered more than 387 Lakh doses of vaccines to two major COVID vaccine manufacturing companies in the country after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced to…

Odisha: Five Drug Peddlers Arrested, 1 Kg Brown Sugar Seized
Odisha: Five Drug Peddlers Arrested, 1 Kg Brown Sugar Seized

Bhubaneswar: A team of special task force (STF) of the Crime Branch on Saturday arrested five persons on charges of smuggling brown sugar in Barunei area near Khordha town. Over…

Vigil-at-Bhubaneswar-Railwa
Railway Steps Up Vigil At Bhubaneswar Station For West Bengal Returnees

Bhubaneswar: The Director of Bhubaneswar Railway Station, Chittaranjan Nayak on Friday said that special arrangements have been made at the station to track people returning from the neighbouring West Bengal.…

Shifting Of Major Haats In Bhubaneswar From April 26
BMC Begins Decentralisation Of Major Haats In Bhubaneswar: Check New Locations

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has begun the process of shifting major markets (Haats) in the capital city to decentralised alternate locations in view of the alarming rise in…

Bear-Cubs-Rescued
Watch: 5 Bear Cubs Rescued From Bhubaneswar Outskirts, Illegal Wildlife Trade Suspected

Bhubaneswar: The State forest department officials on Thursday rescued five bear cubs from the outskirts of the Capital City. As per reports, the bear cubs were spotted by some locals…

Market Place
BMC Issues New Guidelines For Bhubaneswar Parks, Markets

Bhubaneswar: On the heels of an alarming rise in daily COVID cases in Bhubaneswar, the local civic body, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday issued stricter guidelines for market places,…

Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar Sees Record Surge In COVID Cases, 468 Positive In 24 Hrs

Bhubaneswar: Registering a new record in daily COVID counts, the Smart City of Bhubaneswar reported as many as 468 new positive cases in the last 24 hours taking the total…

Pipili Bypoll
Covid-19 Surge In Odisha: BJD Not To Hold Election Rallies, Meetings In Pipili

Bhubaneswar: In a major announcement in the backdrop of the surging Covid-19 graph in the State, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the party will…

Pune
Brigadier From Odisha Commits Suicide At Pune Railway Station, Probe Begins

Pune/Bhubaneswar: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has started an investigation into the alleged suicide of a 57-year-old Army officer of Brigadier rank at the Pune railway station in Maharashtra on…

Ajit Mangaraj
Pipili Bypoll: Congress' Suresh Routray Pitches For Candidature Of Late Ajit Mangaraj's Wife

Bhubaneswar: Speaking about the Congress party’s prospects in the Pipili bypoll that has been postponed till May 13 after the demise of Congress candidate Ajit Mangaraj, veteran leader and MLA…

Biju Babu Once Turned Savior For Ramanand Sagar: A Least Discussed Fact About The 'Tall Man'
When Biju Babu Turned Godsend For Ramanand Sagar: A Little Known Story Of The Two Legends

Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Saturday paid rich tributes to visionary leader and great pioneer in the freedom movement of India, Biju Patnaik on his 24th death anniversary and remembered his legacy…

Odisha Students Steal Show By Clinching 3rd Prize In NASA Rover Challenge
Odisha Students Steal Show By Clinching 3rd Prize In NASA Rover Challenge

Bhubaneswar: A team of 10 school students of Odisha from Navonmesh Prasar Student Astronomy Team (NaPSAT), led by scientist Anil Pradhan, brought laurels for the State by winning the third…

Odisha: Politics Hots Up Over Naveen’s Letter To Modi On Covid Vaccine Supply
Odisha: Politics Hots Up Over Naveen’s Letter To Modi On Covid Vaccine Supply

Bhubaneswar: At a time when Odisha is running out of Covid-19 vaccines, CM Naveen Patnaik’s letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging the latter to make vaccines available in the…

Odisha Signs 2 MoUs For Cancer Hospital & Palliative Care Centre
Odisha Signs 2 MoUs For Cancer Hospital, Palliative Care Centre

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government Wednesday signed two Memorandums of Understanding for a state-of-the-art cancer care centre and a palliative care centre in Bhubaneswar. The first MoU was signed for Bagchi-Sri…

Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar Sees Record COVID Surge, 307 New Cases In 24 Hrs

Bhubaneswar: The daily Covid-19 cases in the Smart City of Bhubaneswar breached the 300-mark on Wednesday with 307 persons testing positive for the virus in the last 24 hours. Out…

Sambit Patra
Pipili Bypoll: Delang Tehsildar Working As Extended Arm Of BJD, Alleges BJP's Sambit Patra

Bhubaneswar: A BJP delegation led by party national spokesperson Sambit Patra met the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Odisha on Wednesday to lodge a complaint against the Tehsildar of Delang alleging…