Tag: Odisha News

OSSC Recruitment 2022: 7500 teacher posts in govt secondary schools in Odisha
OSSC Recruitment 2022: Odisha to fill over 7500 vacant teacher posts in Govt Secondary Schools

The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has invited applications from interested and eligible candidates for recruitment to fill up 7540 vacancies in the post of Regular Teachers for the Government Secondary Schools under Odisha School and Mass Education Department.

  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
Lack of infrastructure affecting quality education in Odisha schools
Lack of infrastructure affecting quality education in Odisha schools

While students are being taught in an unsafe building in Astaranga, shortage of classrooms prompts teachers to teach students from Class I to Class V in a classroom.

  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
Woman halts train
Woman halts express train in Rourkela after non-confirmation of ticket

Demanding confirmation of her ticket, the woman laid on the rail track in front of the Tata-Yesvantpur Express and halted it for around 20 minutes.

  • Thursday, 10 November 2022
Blind people in Odisha
World White Cane Day: Blind people in Odisha cry foul over non-distribution of sticks, lack of training

Several visually-impaired persons in Odisha have brought allegations that the Odisha government is not providing white canes

  • Saturday, 15 October 2022
JP Nadda in Bhubaneswar
Nadda tears into BJD, Congress at Karyakarta Sammelan in Bhubaneswar

While addressing the Karyakarta Sammelan in Bhubaneswar, Nadda stated that the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government was dipped in corruption and urged people to throw such government out of power here.

  • Thursday, 29 September 2022
Amit Shah’s visit to Odisha: Aparajita irked over protocol breach at airport
Amit Shah’s visit to Odisha: Aparajita irked over protocol breach at airport

As per the protocol, Minister of State for home Tusharkanti Behera, Police DG Sunil Bansal and Home Secretary should remain present at the airport to welcome Shah. 

  • Monday, 08 August 2022
Gold, silver prices go up: Check rates of precious metals in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar
Gold, silver prices go up: Check rates of precious metals in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar

For 23-carat, the price of 10 grams of yellow metal reached Rs 51,300 while the rate of 22-carat gold reached 50,300.

  • Thursday, 04 August 2022
With over 500 daily cases, Covid-19 surge continues in Odisha
With over 500 daily cases, Covid-19 surge continues in Odisha

While more than 3,000 people are reported to have tested positive, only 31 have been admitted to hospitals. 25 among them are in the ICU after their condition worsened.

  • Tuesday, 12 July 2022
Alcohol
Rural India Beats Urban In Alcohol & Tobacco Consumption

According to NFHS, Alcohol consumption in men & women is higher in rural India than urban India. According to the survey, 1% of women aged 15 and above drink alcohol, compared to 19% of men in the same age group.

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  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Cyclone Asani Landfall
Cyclone Asani likely to make landfall near Kakinada-Visakhapatnam; Check IMD’s latest forecast

Asani is moving towards the Andhra coast. A red alert has been issued for Andhra. It is expected to reach the west-central Bay of Bengal close to Kakinada or Vishakhapatnam by morning.

  • Tuesday, 10 May 2022
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Watch: Umran Malik delivers nasty blow to Hardik Pandya, here is how wife Natasa reacts

When skipper Hardik walked into bat in the eighth over of the game, Umran rattled him with an express delivery which missed the all-rounder’s bat and hit him on his hand around the shoulder

  • Thursday, 28 April 2022
Odisha
Odisha Has Arrived On The Country's DRUG Map | OTV News

Odisha is chugging fast on this narco highway. The Love for drugs in Odisha have been unraveled by Odisha police and the Numbers released are mind-boggling

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  • Saturday, 09 April 2022
Odisha Moves Supreme Court Again Over Border Dispute With Andhra Pradesh
Odisha Moves Supreme Court Again Over Border Dispute With Andhra Pradesh

Odisha government has filed a fresh petition in the Apex court to give a clear verdict on Kotia issue in order to solve the Inter-State border dispute with the neighbouring State

  • Wednesday, 12 January 2022
Odisha Panchayat Polls: Opposition Seek Postponement, SEC To Issue Guidelines; PIL In Orissa HC
Odisha Panchayat Polls: Opposition Seek Postponement, SEC To Issue Guidelines; PIL In Orissa HC

The Opposition is demanding for postponement of the polls for at least three months citing three reasons- Covid third wave and reservation for ST and OBC candidates.

  • Monday, 10 January 2022
Odisha Youth Hijacks Police Vehicle From Police Station, Nabbed After Dramatic Chase
Odisha Youth Hijacks Police Vehicle From Police Station, Nabbed After Dramatic Chase

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.

  • Wednesday, 15 September 2021
Heavy rainfall in Odisha
Several Parts Of Odisha Experience Severe Water Logging & Flood After Excess Rainfall

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.

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  • Tuesday, 14 September 2021
Odisha Plus-2 Cut Off!
Odisha Plus-2 Admissions: First Selection Cut-Off List Published

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.

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  • Monday, 13 September 2021
Impact Of Rainfall In Odisha
Several Parts Of Odisha Receive Heavy Rainfall Owing To Deep Depression Over BoB

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.

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  • Monday, 13 September 2021
Odisha Plus 3 Admission
Odisha Plus-3 Admissions 2021: First Cut-Off List Out

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.

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  • Friday, 10 September 2021
‘End Of An Era’
'Laxmi Talkies' In Odisha: Musty Aroma Of An Era Gone By

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.

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  • Friday, 10 September 2021
'Absentee' IPS Officer NB Bharathi Gets Odisha ADG Notice For Appearance On Oct 29
'Absentee' IPS Officer NB Bharathi Gets Odisha ADG Notice For Appearance On Oct 29    

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.

  • Wednesday, 08 September 2021
New Matric Assessment!
Odisha Matric Exam: Teacher Training On New Assessment Scheme Begins

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.

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  • Wednesday, 08 September 2021
Lockdown To Return?
Lockdown May Return In Odisha If Covid19 Guidelines Not Followed: CM Naveen Patnaik

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.

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  • Wednesday, 08 September 2021
Schools Might Be Shut !
'Odisha Govt Might Shut Schools If Covid-19 Cases Among Children Rise': DMET Chief

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).

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  • Tuesday, 07 September 2021
Murder As Revenge!
Odisha Photographer Killed Over An Extra-Marital Affair, Police Reveals Details

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.

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  • Monday, 06 September 2021
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AIIMS Bhubaneswar Wins Hearts By Readying ICU In Just One Hr To Treat Burn Patients

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.

  • Saturday, 21 August 2021
Odisha Primary School Teachers
Odisha To Promote 63,500 Teachers By September 30

A total of 63,500 primary school teachers will be promoted in Odisha, informed the School & Mass Education Secretary Satyabrata Sahu on Tuesday

  • Tuesday, 17 August 2021
4 Cops From Odisha Gets Union Home Minister’s Medal For Excellence In Investigation2021
4 Cops From Odisha Get Union Home Minister’s Medal For Excellence In Investigation 2021

The “Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation” for the year 2021 have been awarded to 152 Police personnel in the country

  • Thursday, 12 August 2021
Opposition Accuses Odisha Govt Of Playing ‘Smart Politics’ With BSKY Smart Health Card
Opposition Accuses Odisha Govt Of Playing ‘Smart Politics’ With BSKY Smart Health Card

The Odisha government has decided to distribute smart health cards among 92.50 lakh households in the State.

  • Thursday, 05 August 2021
Housing For All I Odisha Will Take Long Years
Housing For All: Odisha Will Take 32 Yrs To Give Roof Over Every Head in Cities  

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

  • Monday, 02 August 2021
Mahanadi
Mahanadi Tribunal: Odisha submits names of representatives

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Odisha has apprised the Mahanadi Tribunal that Chief Secretary and Water Resources secretary will represent the state in the case. As required by the Tribunal, Odisha government has already sent names of two representatives -Chief Secretary Aditya Padhi and Water Resources secretary Pradeep Jena. According to sources, the Tribunal will soon send a […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Crime
Minor girl gang raped in Rourkela

Rourkela: A minor girl was allegedly gang raped in Ratnakhandi village under Bisra police limits of Sundergarh district yesterday. Police have arrested four persons in the case. According to sources, the four accused forcefully took the girl to a nearby forest while she was returning home and raped her. When the girl didn’t return home, […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Odisha's Babulu Munda makes India proud at World Wushu Championships

Bhubaneswar: Keonjhar lad Babula Munda has not only made Odisha proud, but he certainly became an inspiration for many in the country after winning a silver medal at the 7th World Wushu Championship held at Brazil. Thirteen-year-old Babulu, a resident of Sialijoda village under Deojhar Grampanchayat of Keonjhar, earned a place in the National team […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Incessant rain triggers flood-like situation across Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Incessant rain continued to lash Odisha triggering flood-like situation in many places today. According to reports, many low-lying areas in Bhawanipatna of Kalahandi district were inundated following heavy rainfall . Hati and Tel rivers are in spate leaving as many as 15 villages of Lanjigarh block cut-off from other parts of the district. A […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
coronavirus
Odisha COVID Tally Nears 10L Mark With 1637 New Infections

The cumulative COVID positive number in Odisha neared 10 Lakh mark as 1637 new positive cases were identified on Monday.

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Lightning Alert
Lightning Forecast For Odisha Till Past Midnight, Danger Looms Over Bhubaneswar Till 7 PM

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.

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
OTV @20 years
20 years on, OTV leading the way... setting milestones

On April 18, 1997 a new era in news broadcasting began in Odisha with the birth of Odisha Television, better known as OTV. What started as a small venture went on to become the biggest brand in media and has been growing by leaps and bounds with time, completing 20 years of operation. The revolution […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Kiko Ramirez
Odisha FC Appoints Spaniard Kiko Ramirez As Head Coach

Bhubaneswar based Odisha FC appointed Francisco Kiko Ramirez Gonzalez as the head coach ahead of the upcoming eighth season of the Indian Super League

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Free Food Grains
3.24 Cr People In Odisha To Get Free Foodgrains Under PMGKAY-IV

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.

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Shocking! Man Kills Self After Attacking 2 Of Family; Daughter Dead, Wife Critical
Shocking! Man Kills Self After Attacking 2 Of Family; Daughter Dead, Wife Critical

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. 

  • Saturday, 03 July 2021
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