The Covid-19 cases in both Bhubaneswar and Cuttack are higher in comparison to other places, since both these are health hubs of the state. This information was given by Directorate of Medical Education and Teaching (DMET) Chief, CBK Mohanty on Friday (Sep17).
The Anganwadi worker, who had come under the vigilance scanner on Tuesday (Sept 14) for allegedly possessing assets disproportionate to her income, was arrested by Vigilance officials on Wednesday (Sept 15).
Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday (September 14) conducted raid on the houses and property of an Anganwadi worker from Bhubaneswar following allegations of possession of assets disproportionate to her known sources of income.
As anticipated on Sunday, Odisha’s capital city Bhubaneswar has recorded the wettest September as it witnessed a rainfall of 195mm during the period between September 12 (8:30AM) and September 13 (8:30AM).
Odisha Police have arrested a woman on charges of duping numerous people by creating various fake social media accounts on Facebook and WhatsApp.
Saturday night, a delivery boy was allegedly kidnapped by some unidentified miscreants near Daya river road at Lingipur area on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar.
To find a snake so close will make a lot of people squeamish. And to shed that inhibition, an initiative like this has been launched by snake helpline members in Bhubaneswar.
There is nothing to panic! This is just a mock drill carried out the Bhubaneswar Airport. The mock drill was carried out by CISF personnel on Thursday to ensure that nothing is left to chance. The CISF personnel swiftly got into action mode to deal with a bomb threat at the terminal 1 of the airport.
In an unfortunate incident, a youth who had attempted suicide near Odisha Assembly alleging denial of treatment under the Biju Krushak Kalyan Yojana (BKKY), died at the hospital. On Wednesday (September 8), the youth slit his wrists and consumed poison while the Monsoon Session of Assembly was underway in the House.
These pictures are from a lion safari at the Nandankan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar. These images are from a bus which reportedly got stuck inside the zoo during a lion safari on Tuesday (September 7).
A scuffle broke out between the police and the activists of the students’ wing of Congress, who launched a massive protest on Tuesday (Sept 7). The protestors were on their way to gherao the Odisha Assembly alleging corruption in Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) recruitment.
For singers, instrumentalists and other entertainers, every year the festive season turns out to be the most awaited phase of the year, thanks to hundreds of puja pandal organisers who invite them to perform on their stage and showcase the talent before audience.
This is Saswat Mishra, a Class 10 student of DAV School, Chandrasekharpur in Bhubaneswar. This genius kid has designed a robotic arm for a young divyang girl named Kiran Behera. Saswat Mishra designed a robotic arm with the help of a high-tech 3D printer and gifted it to Kiran.
The regional centre of India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a 'Yellow Warning' to 14 districts of Odisha for the next 24 hours.
Several Plus 2 drop out/ex-regular students in Bhubaneswar were detained and picked up by police on Monday (Sept 6) while they were protesting and headed to Naveen Niwas, which is the official residence of Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.
Ace sprinter and Olympian Dutee Chand has lodged a complaint in Mahila police station in Bhubaneswar against a journalist, Editor of a Web-Channel and a social activist.
Artists are busy making Ganesh Idols in the Temple City Bhubaneswar ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi. There are artists from West Bengal who come to Bhubaneswar for four months to make these idols to cater to the festive demand.
The regional centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has sounded a 'yellow warning' over 14 districts of the state for thundershowers and lightning during the next 24 hours.
As many as 15 students of BJB College in Bhubaneswar sustained injuries after a violent clash broke out between inmates of two hostels on Thursday (September 2). The altercation also resulted in students ransacking hostel property.
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Thursday released the Covid-19 guidelines for Ganesh Puja celebrations this year.
In an unfortunate incident, a major fire broke out in the Unit-1 market area, reducing several shops to ashes late night on Tuesday (Aug 31).
After remaining closed for months amid the second wave of the Covid-19 lockdown restriction, the Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar reopened for devotees on Wednesday. The temple reopened adhering to all the Covid-19 protocols.
Locals around State Bank of India (SBI) Balianta branch on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar displayed alertness after nabbing a robber who allegedly looted and attempted to decamp with cash and gold ornaments on Tuesday (Aug 31).
Though Odisha is passing through a spell of deficit rain, the regional centre of India Meteorological Department (IMD) in Bhubaneswar has predicted light to moderate rain or thundershower. The met office has issued a 'yellow warning' for thundershowers and lightning over 11 districts of the state in the next 24 hours.
A bakery located in Kharvela Nagar area of Bhubaneswar was raided on Tuesday for violating food safety norms. A team of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials led by an officer of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) conducted the raid.