It all happened last night when the youth, identified as Dharmendra Swain of Bainsia village, was taken to the Town Police station for questioning on suspicion.
After the state witnessed heavy to very heavy rainfall between September 12 and 13 due to a Deep Depression forming over the Bay of Bengal (BoB), several rivers of the state witnessed rising water levels causing flooding.
The Directorate of Higher Secondary Education (DSE) on Monday (Sept 13) released the first selection cut-off list of students seeking admission into various streams of Plus 2 colleges & institutions across Odisha.
After the Bhubaneswar Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued Red and Orange Warnings over several districts of Odisha, almost all parts of the state experienced heavy rainfall on September 13.
The Odisha Higher Education Department on Thursday (Sept 9) released the first selection cut-off list for Plus-3 admissions in various colleges and universities of the state.
The famous Laxmi Talkies, which was once known as the face of Sambalpur in Odisha is now a grim portrait of an era gone by. The envelope of green moss and trees has erased all traces of its original colour.
NB Bharathi, a 1998-batch IPS officer posted as inspector general (IG) with Odisha police's Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC), has been absent from her duty since 2017.
After the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) in Odisha faced several issues pertaining to the evaluation of the students of Class 9 and 10 during the pandemic, the board decided to implement a new assessment methodology.
It’s been hardly 10 days since Odisha unlocked, and people have been warned of another lockdown. The reason, caution has been thrown to the winds after relaxation of curbs.
Odisha government will be forced to shut schools in the state, if the Covid-19 cases among children increase. This information was given by Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) Chief, CBK Mohanty on Tuesday (Sept 7).
The mystery behind the death of a photographer who was found hanging under suspicious conditions at his house on Kapilash Road area in Rayagada on August 31, has finally been unravelled.
The authorities of the premier health institute under the direct supervision of Director Gitanjali Batmanabane readied the ICU with the help of 30 doctors and nurses to treat some gas cylinder explosion victims.
A total of 63,500 primary school teachers will be promoted in Odisha, informed the School & Mass Education Secretary Satyabrata Sahu on Tuesday
The “Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation” for the year 2021 have been awarded to 152 Police personnel in the country
The Odisha government has decided to distribute smart health cards among 92.50 lakh households in the State.
Under the PMAY-U, Odisha saw the construction of just 92,260 houses during the last five years even as the housing shortage in urban areas has been estimated at a whopping 6.77 lakh
The cumulative COVID positive number in Odisha neared 10 Lakh mark as 1637 new positive cases were identified on Monday.
July 20 proved to be the rainiest day for Bhubaneswar. The IMD weather data shows that Capital City had yesterday recorded its third-highest ever rainfall in July.
Bhubaneswar based Odisha FC appointed Francisco Kiko Ramirez Gonzalez as the head coach ahead of the upcoming eighth season of the Indian Super League
About 3.24 crore people will get free food grains for a period of five months, from July to November 2021, under the PMGKAY-IV said FCI Odisha Region General Manager Nishith Kumar Pradhan.
A man allegedly died by suicide after carrying out a murderous attack on his own family that led to death of his daughter and left his wife battling for life in Odisha’s Jagatsighpur.
A youth was critically injured after he was fired at by another youth at Badakantakula village under Bantala police station in the district on Wednesday
In an act of extreme brutality, a man was forced to eat human excreta and asked to pull out his own teeth before being allegedly murdered by a group of villagers who suspected him of practicing black magic in Odisha’s Ganjam district.
A contractual employee with the Irrigation Department in Odisha allegedly attempted self immolation in front of the Assistant Engineer’s Office at Basudevpur in the district on Saturday over non-payment of salary for 60 months
A woman panchayat executive officer (PEO) was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly siphoning off Rs 10 lakh public money in Kendrapara district of Odisha.