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Tribal youth in Odisha develops motorised trolley rickshaw

Kandhamal:  A tribal youth from Silumaha village in Daringbadi of Kandhamal district has developed a motorised trolley rickshaw using the engine of an old scooter. Narapa Pradhan’s creation has opened up a livelihood avenue for him as he is using the motorised trolley to earn a living by engaging it in different types of work […]

Molestation in Sevashram school: Police yet to nab headmaster

Daringbadi: The headmaster of Daringbadi Sevashram School who is accused of molesting a minor girl of the school, is absconding since a complaint was lodged against him at the local police station on April 30. As per the police complaint, the headmaster of the government-run residential school for ST/SC in Kandhamal district identified as Aditya […]

Cold wave continues in Odisha, Daringbadi coldest at 3 degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: Cold wave continues to grip Odisha with 13 places in the State recording temperature below 10 degree Celsius today. Daringbadi in Kandhamal district was the coldest place in the State at three degree Celsius. The regional office of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) informed that the condition is likely to continue for few more […]

Cold wave sweeps Odisha; mercury plummets under 10 degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: As many as ten towns recorded temperatures below 10 degree Celsius as intense cold wave swept most parts of Odisha on Wednesday. While Daringbadi recorded the lowest temperature at 3.5 degrees Celsius, mercury plummeted to 4 degree at Phulbani. Hirakud recorded temperature of 8.1 degrees Celsius, Bhawanipatna at 8.5 degrees Celsius and Sundergarh at […]

Cold wave prevails in Odisha, Phulbani coldest at 4.5 deg C

Phulbani: Normal life has been hit as intense cold wave conditions continue to prevail in most parts of the State. Like every winter, Daringbadi of Kandhamal district experienced snowfall with a light layer of snow covering the region. Phulbani recorded a minimum temperature of 4.5 degrees Celsius, the lowest so far this winter in the […]

As temperatures drop, temptations of Daringbadi allure

Daringbadi: Considered the Kashmir of Odisha, Daringbadi in Kandhamal district is the ‘go-to’ winter holiday destination of tourists. The beauty seems omnipresent starting with the morning dew drops adorning the forests to the beauty of valleys. “The atmosphere is very pleasant, all should visit the place as Daringbadi is very beautiful,” said a tourist Nandini […]

Leopard pug marks spotted in Daringbadi

Phulbani: Panic gripped residents of Simanbadi village near Daringbadi in Kandhamal district after pug marks of a leopard were found in some places in the locality today. Locals said they saw a leopard roaming in the area early in the morning. “The leopard was moving towards Surusahasahi passing through a path near Simanbadi Bazaar at […]

‘Fake’ Maoists arrested for issuing extortion threats to locals

Daringbadi: The Daringbadi police of Kandhamal district arrested two persons from Simonbadi for indulging in extortion by posing as Maoists here on Tuesday. The two accused have been identified as mastermind Krupakar Mukhi alias Banua of Simonbadi and Alok Digal of Gudumaha village under K Nuagaon police limits of the district. Police said the duo […]

Daringbadi: Lady Forester found dead under mysterious circumstances

Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, a lady forester was found dead at her quarters while another youth was rescued in a critical condition from a nearby quarter at Daringbadi today. It is suspected that the youth, whose identity is yet to be ascertained, attempted suicide after killing the lady forester over an alleged love affair. […]

Odisha weather cold wave and rainfall
Marginal rise in temperature in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Marginal rise in temperature amid foggy conditions in some parts of Odisha brought respite from the intense cold wave, while Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district became the coldest place in the state today. Dense fog enveloped the skyline over the state capital of Bhubaneswar and surrounding areas during the morning hours leading to poor visibility […]

Odisha shivers, Daringbadi coldest at 5 degrees C

Bhubaneswar: Most parts of Odisha today reeled under intense cold accompanied by chilly wind as the mercury settled at 5 degrees Celsius at Daringbadi in Kandhamal district, making it the coldest place in the state. Kandhamal remained the coldest district in the state. The picturesque and mountainous Daringbadi recorded a temperature of 5 degrees Celsius. […]

Odisha weather cold wave and rainfall
Cold wave intensifies further in Odisha; Daringbadi trembles at 4.3 degree C

Bhubaneswar: The severe cold wave has further intensified in Odisha as most parts of the state came under extreme cold wave conditions with mercury dropping to below 10 degrees Celsius in 11 places. According to a Met release this evening, Daringbadi recorded 4.3 degrees, the lowest temperature in the state this year. Apart from Daringbadi, […]

Cold wave to continue; Phulbani shivers under blanket of fog

Bhubaneswar/Phulbani: Normal life in interior and southern parts of Odisha will continue to be affected due to severe cold wave as the weather department forecast the same condition to prevail for two-three more weeks. The night temperature is likely to rise a little after December 23 for some quite some days and then after the […]

Odisha weather cold wave and rainfall
Cold wave continues in Odisha,Phulbani shivers at 5 degree C

Phulbani: Normal life in Kandhamal district was severely hit with mercury level falling to 5 degree Celsius on Saturday night, the lowest in the season. The cold wave condition swept and paralysed daily life in Phulbani, G Udayagiri, Balliguda, Daringbadi, Kotagarh and Tumudibandha blocks. Phulbani, the district headquarters town of Kandhamal, registered the lowest temperature […]

Cold wave grips Odisha; Phulbani shivers at 6.6 degree C

Bhubaneswar: As predicted by the local Met office here, most parts of Odisha have come under intense cold wave with mercury dipping to below 10 degree Celsius at six places in interior south and western Odisha today. According to a Met release this evening, temperature went down to the lowest in Phulbani at 6.6 degree […]

Low pressure in Bay of Bengal, rainfall likely in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Though there is a possibility of rainfall in some parts of coastal Odisha under the influence of a low pressure formed over southeast Bay of Bengal, the Met department is yet to confirm about its effect on Odisha. The low pressure which was formed over south Andaman Sea and its nearby southeast Bay of […]

Cold wave rattles Odisha; Phulbani at 7.6 deg Celsius

Bhubaneswar: Life has been thrown out of gear in most parts of Odisha due to intense cold wave sweeping the State. People are mostly seen huddling around fire with warm clothes put on. Mercury at many places except the coastal parts of the State is hovering near 10 degree Celsius. People going for work and […]

My government is stable, dependable: Patnaik

Phulbani: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today claimed that his government was the “most stable and dependable” for the people as it worked for the welfare of all the sections of the society. “My government is stable and dependable as it has worked for all the people, right from the children to the old ones,giving […]

CM inaugurates slew of projects in Kandhamal

Phulbani: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurated projects worth around Rs 60 crore and also laid the foundation stone of various other developmental initiatives during his 1-day visit to Kandhamal district. The CM visited the district headquarters town Phulbani and then Baliguda areas in the district where he inaugurated the projects. Patnaik also addressed a public […]

Tech glitch in chopper delays CM’s Kandhamal visit

Bhubaneswar: A technical glitch in the helicopter has delayed Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’ visit to Kandhamal district today. As per the latest report, air engineers and technical experts have been engaged to resume the service. Patnaik will visit Kandhamal district today to inaugurate a slew of projects. He was supposed to lay foundation stones and […]

Tribal museum to come up at Daringbadi

Berhampur: The picturesque hill town of Daringbadi in Kandhamal district is set to get another addition to its list of tourist destinations. A tribal museum, built on 1100 sq ft area, will be thrown open for public at the end of this month, officials said. Set up at a cost of Rs 30 lakh, the […]

Congress resumes ‘Jagaran Yatra’ from Daringbadi

Kandhamal: Odisha Pradesh Congress on Sunday started its ninth phase of ‘Jan Jagaran Yatra’ from Daringbadi of Kalahandi district.

Winter festival begins at Daringbadi

In its bid to attract tourists to Daringbadi in Kandhamal district, a three-day 'Winter Festival-2015' was inaugurated today