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Known as the Industrial Capital of Odisha, It is the third-largest Urban Agglomeration in the State. The city is also popularly known as Ispat Nagar and Steel City. Rourkela Steel Plant which was set up with German collaboration is located in the city.

Congress Protest In Rourkela
Rain Fury In Odisha: Congress Workers Release Fish On Waterlogged Over Bridge In Rourkela

The Congress members on Wednesday released fishes on the waterlogged STI overbridge protesting the civic body's lacklustre attitude towards the drainage system in the Steel City

Job Vaccancy
NHM Odisha Recruitment 2021: Apply For Part Time Specialist Posts By Sept 15

The envelope containing the application should superscribe clearly name of the post applied for and no application will be received after scheduled date and time. 

Crime Rate Swinging Up In Rourkela, Monitoring System In Mess  
Crime Rate Swinging Up In Rourkela, Monitoring System In Mess  

Apart from small theft and burglaries, the safety of women has also evolved as one of the major concerns for the residents. The locals in the city have appealed to the administration to take immediate steps to tackle the situation time and time again, however, it has been alleged that the pleas have fallen on deaf ears. 

Odisha: 4 Of Family Including 2 Children Killed in Road Mishap

The mishap took place when the family was returning to Rourkela from Kolkata. The ill-fated car hit the tree causing the death of a man, his wife and two children on the spot.

Results Of Online Semester Exams 2021 Declared
BPUT Declares Results Of Online Semester Exams 2021, Check Details 

Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT) students can check their results by visiting www.bputexam.in.

Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium
India's Largest Hockey Stadium Opening In Rourkela Set For July 2022 Deadline

India's largest hockey stadium which is coming up in Rourkela will be completed by July 2022 ahead of the upcoming Men's Hockey World Cup in January 2023.

Odisha 5T Secretary Faces Ire Again During Rourkela Visit
Odisha 5T Secretary Faces Ire Again During Rourkela Visit 

Supporters of BJP’s Panposh organisational district on Wednesday protested the visit of Odisha 5T Secretary VK Pandian alleging land irregularities in the Civil Township area.

Odisha Civic Polls
Municipal Elections Delayed: Odisha Denying Rights To Citizens Despite Constitutional Mandate

For over two and half years, Municipal Bodies of Odisha are without elected representatives despite specific Constitutional mandate to hold Municipal Election before completion of the five year term of a Municipal Body.

Scene from University High School at Vanivihar in Bhubaneswar
In Pics: Reopening Of Schools For Class 9 Students Across Odisha

A look at various schools that reopened today after a hiatus of four long months:

Eminent Fashion Designer From Odisha Bibhu Mohapatra
My American Dream Fulfilled: Odia Fashion Designer Bibhu Mohapatra Once Left The Obamas Teary-Eyed

From a small-town boy in Odisha to setting up a famous fashion label in the United States of America (USA), ace fashion designer Bibhu Mohapatra has come a long way.

Mastermind Of Rs 641 Crore Odisha GST Fraud Racket Arrested From Bhubaneswar
Mastermind Of Rs 641 Crore Odisha GST Fraud Racket Arrested From Bhubaneswar 

One of the masterminds involved in the fake invoice racket to the tune of Rs 641 crore was arrested from Bhubaneswar on Thursday.

Olympic hockey
Olympics hockey: Hopes Soar In Odisha As History Maker India Women Team Take On Mighty Argentina Today

Players at Panposh hockey stadium in Rourkela pin high hopes in the Indian Women's hockey team which is going to take on powerful Argentina today in the semifinal of Tokyo Olympics

Director, Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) in Odisha, CBK Mohanty
‘No Need To Panic Over D-2 Dengue Strain’; Separate Dengue Wards In Odisha Hospitals

The Health Department has directed all the government-run hospitals to open dedicated dengue wards to deal with the situation

Child Trafficking In Rourkela
Rourkela Child Trafficking Racket: Baby Girl Sold For Rs 1 Lakh, Boy At Rs 4 Lakh

The child trafficking racket unearthed in Rourkela revealed before the Police that baby girls were sold for Rs 1 lakh each while a boy fetched Rs 4 lakh

Child Sale racket
Child Sale Racket Busted In Odisha, 7 Including 2 Women Arrested

Crime rate in Odisha seems to be on a rising trend as murder, rape and several such cases are being reported on a regular basis from the State.

Makru Bridge
Rourkela Steel Plant Supplies Steel For Makru Bridge Of Manipur

The Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) has supplied steel for the Makru bridge of Manipur, which was inaugurated by Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari.

Brown sugar seized
Odisha: Five Arrested Separately For Trading Brown Sugar, Ganja In Rourkela

Police today claimed to have arrested five drug peddlers allegedly involved in brown sugar and Ganja trade in the city on Friday.

One Of World's Heaviest Coins Is Made Of 1 Kg Silver: Odisha Collector Shares Detail
One Of World's Heaviest Coins Is Made Of 1 Kg Silver: Odisha Collector Shares Detail

The coin collector has a rare Uma Rupia note (Portuguese circulated) of 1924.

sail jobs 2019
SAIL Recruitment 2021: Rourkela Steel Plant Announces Fresh Vacancies, Salary Upto Rs 1.2 Lakh

Interested and eligible candidates are requested to apply for the vacancy through the official website of SAIL- sailcareers.com on or before July 12, 2021.

RSP Strike
Labour Unions Shut Down Rourkela Steel Plant Over Wage Revision

Members of several labour unions today began a 24-hour demonstration in front of the Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) seeking fulfilment of an eight-point charter of demands including wage revision. Thousands of labourers and employees have launched a protest since 5 am in front of different gates of the plant.

'Corruption' In Rourkela Central Park Construction
Rourkela Central Park ‘Corruption’: BJD MLA Sarada Nayak Ringleader, Says Opposition

The Opposition political parties in Rourkela have levelled allegations of a massive corruption to the tune of over a crore of rupees in the construction of the central park in Chhend area of the Steel City.

GST Fraud
Bhubaneswar Scrap Dealer Arrested For Rs 10 Cr GST Fraud

A joint team of police and GST officials on Monday arrested a man for allegedly creating fictitious firms and committing Input Tax Credit (ITC) fraud to the tune of Rs 10 crore in the capital city.

Cash Loading Firm Employee Held For Stealing Rs 34 Lakh From ATMs
Cash Loading Firm Employee Held For Stealing Rs 34 Lakh From ATMs

A B.Tech graduate employed with a private company that provides cash loading services to banks was arrested on Saturday for allegedly stealing cash to the tune of Rs 34 lakh from ATMs.

COVID-19 Vaccine
Woman Dies In Odisha's Rourkela, Family Alleges Vaccine Side-Effects

A 32-year-old woman allegedly died after she was administered Covid-19 jab in Odisha.

Huge Haul Of Non-Duty Paid Liquor Worth Over Rs 20 lakh Seized In Rourkela
Huge Haul Of Non-Duty Paid Liquor Worth Over Rs 20 lakh Seized In Rourkela

The accused were illegally procuring such non-duty paid liquor from various sources via Bokaro and Ranchi. The consignment was being smuggled in a various fruit or grocery laden vehicles in a clandestine manner.