Tag: In Odisha

Central team to arrive in Odisha to assess Cyclone Titli damages

Bhubaneswar: An eight-member central team will arrive in Bhubaneswar tomorrow to assess the damages caused by cyclone Titli and subsequent floods in the state. Joint Relief Commissioner of Odisha, Pravat Ranjan Mohapatra informed today that the team led by Joint secretary of Union Home ministry SK Sahi is scheduled to arrive in the state capital […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Cuttack contractor found dead with bullet injuries in head

Cuttack: Body of a contractor with bullet injuries in head was recovered from his house at Postal Colony in Kalyani Nagar area of Cuttack today. The deceased has been identified as Biswabhusan Singh (45). Family members spotted Singh lying in a pool of blood in the house with a pistol near him. Though they rushed […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Congress' Anand Sharma alleges match-fixing between BJD, BJP

Bhubaneswar: The war of words between the BJP and the Congress over BJD’s support to NDA candidate for the deputy chairman post of Rajya Sabha continued on Monday with Congress leader Anand Sharma alleging ‘match-fixing’ between the ruling-BJD in Odisha and the BJP. Sharma said that the saffron party will not get enough seats in […]

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
Schools reopen
Odisha: Schools Reopen For Classes 10 & 12 With Covid Protocols

Bhubaneswar: After a hiatus of over nine months due to the Covid-19 pandemic induced restrictions, schools for classes X and XII across Odisha reopened today with proper social distancing and all the required Covid-19 safety norms. A detailed Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) has been adopted for reopening of all government, government aided and private schools […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Schools reopen
Students Excited; Teachers, Parents Cautious As Schools Reopen In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Jubilation amid caution marked the mood as schools in Odisha opened doors to Class X and XII students on Friday after a hiatus of over nine months due to the Covid-19 induced restrictions. While the students were euphoric to be back in their classrooms after a long wait to catch up with teachers and […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Road Safety
Traffic Offenders In Odisha To Get ‘Love Letters’ At Doorstep

Bhubaneswar: If you think you can escape fine for traffic rule violations by evading the attention of on duty policemen, think twice. A ‘Love Letter’ from the traffic police will follow your on-road antics and take you by surprise when it lands right at your doorstep, asking you to pay up the fine. This because […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Visually Challenged
Call Of The Lord: 2 Visually Challenged Friends In Odisha Brave Traffic, Walk 60 Km To Visit Jagannath Temple

Puri: Devotion and determination have no limits. The ultimate test of devotion is how one overcomes the obstacles on the way of realising the goal. Such a display of devotion and faith was played out on the National Highway No 316 when two visually challenged friends, who are ardent devotees of Lord Jagannath, walked from […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Mandi Nightmare
No End To Farmers Plight In Odisha: Mandi Nightmare Continues

Bhubaneswar: Irked over irregularities in paddy procurement and faulty token system of the State government, hundreds of farmers from across Odisha staged protests by blocking roads in different parts of the State on Wednesday. The irate farmers of Harichandanpur under Keonjhar district staged a dharna and blocked the by-pass road by pilling up sacks of […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
Mo College Campaign
'Mo College' Campaign Rolled Out In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Riding on the success of ‘Mo School’ campaign, the State government today went a step further to connect global Odia alumni to their alma mater in Odisha by rolling out ‘Mo College’ campaign. The campaign aims at making the higher education eco-system more organic and innovative. According to a release by the State government, […]

  • Friday, 02 April 2021
Bharat Bandh
In Pics: Bharat Bandh Affects Normal Life In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Normal life has been affected in different parts of Odisha on Friday as the farmer outfits are observing a dawn-to-dusk Bharat Bandh. Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), a united front of farmer outfits in the country, has given this call protesting farm laws. The 12-hour bandh started from 6 am today. Protestors were found blocking […]

  • Thursday, 01 April 2021