Tag: Odisha

Kendrapara firecracker mishap
Man succumbs during treatment, many battling for life; 3 arrested

Just two days after 40 people were injured following a firecracker mishap during immersion ceremony in Kendrapara, an under-treatment patient succumbed to the burn injuries late Friday night.

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  • Saturday, 26 November 2022
Making Stars
Malaysian athletics coach imparts free training to youngsters in Jajpur

Youngsters in Jaraka area of Jajpur are a happy lot these days. Budding athletes from the area are in cloud nine after receiving free training from a foreign coach.

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  • Friday, 25 November 2022
Odisha girl defeats all odds to marry her divyang boyfriend
Odisha girl defeats all odds to marry her divyang boyfriend

Despite objection from her parents and relatives, Nilamati married her love Sadan who got his left leg amputated some months back.

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  • Thursday, 24 November 2022
Ready Documents or Pay Fine
E-detection portal in Odisha soon to identify vehicles without valid documents

Commuters operating vehicles without valid documents on road, beware! Odisha government to roll out e-detection portal on national highways from January 1, 2023. Keep all valid documents like registration certificate, fitness and permit (transport vehicle) ready. Also ensure insurance, pollution certificate and driving license are up to date.

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  • Thursday, 24 November 2022
Fake Matric Certificate Racket !
Fake Matric Certificate: Odisha Board Employee Arrested

Manglabag police arrested an employee of Board of Secondary Education (BSE) on charges of selling fake High School Certificate (HSC) certificate in Cuttack on Wednesday.

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  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
Villagers Do What Govt Should Have!
Villagers Take Up Road Construction On Their Own In Odisha

The Odisha government’s alleged failure to construct a road connecting B Raising and Dangari under Mohana block in Gajapati district has forced the residents of Karchbadi panchayat to start construction of road on their own.

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  • Tuesday, 22 November 2022
Balasore man marries wheelchair bound ladylove
Balasore man marries wheelchair bound ladylove

Love is blind. And when it happens between two people, it does not see caste, creed, colour, religion and even physical disability. We often come across couples who according to us do not make a good match. In some cases the girl would be too pretty for the boy or in some cases the matches are poles apart.

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  • Tuesday, 22 November 2022
Goods train mishap in Odisha's Jajpur
Goods train derails, rams into passenger waiting hall in Odisha's Korei

Three persons were killed after eight wagons of a goods train derailed and rammed into the passenger waiting hall at the Korei station on Bhadrak-Kapilas Road Railway section under Khordha Road Railway Division today.

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  • Monday, 21 November 2022
Teacher protest against contractual recruitment process of Odisha government
Seniors now juniors! Contractual teachers corner Odisha govt over 'lack of transparency'

Juniors became seniors, and seniors have become juniors. There is no transparency in the government order, said a teacher protesting at the Lower PMG area in Bhubaneswar.

  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
Cyclone
Man missing after 1999 Odisha super cyclone reunited with family

After the cyclone that left over 10,000 people dead in Odisha, Kritichandra Baral landed up in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. He had lost his memory and occupied a portion of a pavement in the port city.

  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
Rain Coming
IMD forecasts rainfall for several Odisha districts amid biting cold

The IMD has predicted rainfall for several parts of Odisha in next few days.

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  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
President Droupadi Murmu may visit Odisha again
President Droupadi Murmu may visit Odisha again in December

President Droupadi Murmu, who made her maiden visit to Odisha recently after assuming the highest constitutional post, may come to her home state again next month.

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  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
Odisha repeals all Covid restrictions as cases decline; read details
Odisha repeals all Covid restrictions as cases decline; read details

The announcement came amid a declining number of coronavirus cases in the state.

  • Saturday, 19 November 2022
 Should Pets Dogs Be Regulated?
Should Pet Dog Ownership Be Regulated? Ex-MP Tathagata Satpathy Reaction

Should Pet Dog Ownership Be Regulated? Ex-MP Tathagata Satpathy Reaction

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  • Saturday, 19 November 2022
FUNGAL FOOD SERVED TO GOVT OFFICIALS
Viral Now: Fungal Food ‘Intentionally’ Served To Govt Officials In Sambalpur

Palpable tension prevailed at the Panchayat Samiti meeting in Sambalpur’s Jujumara block when the local BDO, CDPO, and officials of several other departments were forcefully served moldy chhatua (sattu) and badam laddoo by a Samiti member.

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  • Friday, 18 November 2022
Adieu Abasar Beuria
Ex-Indian Ambassador Abasar Beuria passes away, President condoles

Former Indian ambassador Absara Beuria passed away late Wednesday night. He was 80. The retired Indian Foreign Service officer breathed his last following a cardiac arrest at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar.

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  • Thursday, 17 November 2022
VR Raghunath
Odisha Hockey World Cup 2023: India among medal contenders, says VR Raghunath

Legendary VR Raghunath, who was part of two World Cup campaigns, recalls his memories from the years gone by.    

  • Thursday, 17 November 2022
District Status To Padampur
Odisha CM Naveen promises district status to Padampur by 2023

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik promised district status to Padampur by 31 December 2023 ahead of the bypolls. The decision from the CM came after a discussion with the members of the action committee at Naveen Niwas in Bhubaneswar.

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  • Wednesday, 16 November 2022
NABARD sanctions Rs 220.50cr to Odisha govt
NABARD sanctions Rs 220.50cr to Odisha govt under RIDF

NABARD has sanctioned the fund for construction of 57 flood protection projects and one bridge at a rural area.

  • Wednesday, 16 November 2022
Semiliguda Shivers
Koraput’s Semiliguda sees coldest night of season, temperature drops to 6.4 degree Celsius

Semiliguda town in Koraput district witnessed the coldest night of the season on Tuesday. The southern town recorded night temperature of 6.4 degree Celsius.

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  • Wednesday, 16 November 2022
OSSC Releases Exam Schedule For Month Of March 2022
High school teacher recruitment: OSSC to conduct CBT for selection of candidates

The State government recently announced to appoint 7540 high school teachers in order to fill up the remaining vacancies in all the 4,848 government high schools in the State.

  • Tuesday, 15 November 2022
FREE JEE, NEET COACHING
Odisha Govt’s Big Announcement: Plus-2 Students To Get Free JEE, NEET Coaching Soon

If everything goes as planned, the poor and meritorious students in government schools across Odisha will get free coaching to prepare for the national level examinations/tests like Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) and National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).

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  • Tuesday, 15 November 2022
100K Milestone
OTV News English Clocks 100K On YouTube

OTV News English Clocks 100K On YouTube

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  • Monday, 14 November 2022
Odisha chit fund scam: SC appoints amicus curie, grants more time to CBI to submit report 
Odisha chit fund scam: SC appoints amicus curie, grants more time to CBI to submit report 

While the chit fund beneficiaries are still waiting desperately to get back their hard-earned money, the appointment of amicus curie has rekindled their hope. 

  • Monday, 14 November 2022
Security guards treat patients in hospital
Shocking! Security Guards Treat Patients In Odisha Hospital, Video Goes Viral

Unavailability of doctors and paramedics continues to haunt Odisha! A shocking video has come to the fore from Mayurbhanj district wherein security guards were seen providing treatment to patients in Nilagiri hospital due to absence of doctors.

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  • Monday, 14 November 2022
Vijay Hazare Trophy
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Odisha register emphatic victory over Nagaland

Odisha registered an emphatic victory over Nagaland in a match of Vijay Hazare trophy cricket tournament.

  • Sunday, 13 November 2022
Security guards treat patients
Security guards treat patients in Mayurbhanj hospital, video goes viral

As per reports, security guards are often providing treatments to patients in Nilagiri hospital due to the absence of doctors.

  • Sunday, 13 November 2022
‘NOT ENGINEER, HE WAS DOING SEX TRADE’
Odisha Man Arrested For Running Sex Racket In Woman’s Guise In Surat

Police on Saturday arrested a person on charges of running a sex trade in guise of sex worker. The accused has been identified as Chiranjit Khilar, a resident of Mulisingh village under Soro police limits of Balasore. He was arrested on the basis of his wife’s complaint.

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  • Sunday, 13 November 2022
Century-Old Idols Stolen
Century-Old Idols Of Lord Ram, Krishna, Goddess Laxmi And Saraswati Stolen From Odisha Temple

At least six rare idols, believed to be more than a century-old, were reportedly stolen from Baldevjew Temple in Jajpur’s Dharmasala block. The matter came to the light after the priest opened the gates of the temple Saturday morning.

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  • Sunday, 13 November 2022
Subhranshu Senapati
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022: Odisha suffer loss from Uttarakhand

Odisha suffered a four-wicket loss against lower-ranked Uttarakhand.

  • Saturday, 12 November 2022
Odisha Government
Odisha renews agreement with Bihar to ply buses on 33 routes

As per the older agreement, buses were operating on 15 routes covering a total distance of 9,276 kms. Now, it has been extended further, the official said.

  • Saturday, 12 November 2022
ASO matter in HC
ASO aspirants knock Orissa HC door alleging irregularities in selection process

The controversy surrounding the Assistant Section Officer (ASO) result reached the Orissa High Court on Saturday. Aspirants filed a batch of petitions in the HC alleging irregularities in the selection process.

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  • Saturday, 12 November 2022
BJP’s Padampur pick
Pradip Purohit named BJP candidate for Padampur bypoll in Odisha

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday announced its candidate for Padampur by-election in Bargarh district. Former MLA Pradip Purohit has been named as its candidate for the bypoll.

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  • Saturday, 12 November 2022
School friends excited After meeting Prez Murmu after 48 years
School friends excited after meeting Prez Murmu after 48 years

After a gap of 48 years, President Droupadi Murmu finally met her old friends with whom she had spent her schooldays back in 70s. So, stage was all set for a reunion meeting of President Draupadi with her school friends at Unit 2 Girls’ High School in Bhubaneswar on Friday.

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  • Friday, 11 November 2022
SIT Takes Over
Lady blackmailer case: SIT to take over Archana Nag’s case, seeks report from ED

A day after ED intensified its action in Archana Nag case and picked up her associate, a Special Investigation Team took over the case on Friday. The SIT has sought details of all the illegal bank transactions of the lady blackmailer. Presided over by Justice Arijit Pasayat, the SIT has called for a meeting in this regard on November 13 in New Delhi.

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  • Friday, 11 November 2022
Lady blackmailer case: SIT to take over Archana Nag’s case, seeks report from ED
Lady blackmailer case: SIT to take over Archana Nag’s case, seeks report from ED

The next SIT meet presided by Justice Arijit Pasayat will be held on November 13 in Delhi

  • Friday, 11 November 2022
I have sought Lord Jagannath’s blessings for the well-being of people of the entire world: President
I have sought Lord Jagannath’s blessings for the well-being of people of the entire world: President Murmu 

While addressing the gathering, the first citizen of India said she has sought Lord Jagannath’s blessings for the well-being of the people of Odisha, of India as well as of the entire world.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
Maa Lakshmi
Odisha’s Manabasa Gurubar festival is all about breaking caste barriers

In this context, Manabasa Gurubar deserves special mention. With some of the special rituals attached to the festival, this festivity adds bright colours to the landscape of Odisha’s cultural heritage. 

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
Elephant herd in Keonjhar
Elephant herd sleeps for hours after drinking ‘mahua’ liquor in Keonjhar forest!

The jumbo herd was found sleeping in an inebriated condition near the place where ‘mahua’ flowers were kept in water in large pots for fermentation.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
President walks 2 km while visiting Jagannath temple in Puri
President walks 2 km while visiting Jagannath temple in Puri

Her daughter, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, BJP leader Sambit Patra and senior officers also joined the President.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
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