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BJP Leader Pradeep Panigrahi
Mission over, chapter closed; Odisha people got freedom, says BJP's Pradeep Panigrahi

I assure that it will be a people’s government,” said BJP leader Pradeep Panigrahi, who won the Berhampur Lok Sabha seat

  • Wednesday, 05 June 2024
Naveen Patnaik resigns as Odisha CM
Naveen Patnaik resigns as Odisha CM after collapse of BJD fortress

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all set to form the next government after its resounding victory in the 2024 elections- both in Assembly and Lok Sabha segments. The BJP won 78 Assembly seats out of 147 and 20 Lok Sabha seats out of 21.

  • Wednesday, 05 June 2024
Photo from inside Puri Srimandir premises goes viral; police begin probe
Photo from inside Puri Srimandir premises goes viral; police begin probe

A purported photograph taken inside Puri Srimandir premises went viral again. The photo was posted on the Facebook account of one Anil Swain, posing a question mark on the breach of protocol at Srimandir, where photography is strictly prohibited. 

  • Monday, 03 June 2024
BJYM activists gherao Odisha DGP office over attack on Avilash Panda; demand arrest of main accused
BJYM activists gherao Odisha DGP office over attack on Avilash Panda; demand arrest of main accused

Hundreds of BJYM workers from various parts of the state converged in front of the DGP office, clamouring for action against the main accused. They alleged that Chandbali MLA Byomakesh Ray was behind the attack on their leader Avilash Panda. 

  • Monday, 03 June 2024
Hot, humid conditions to persist in Odisha districts for next few days: IMD Director
Hot, humid conditions to persist in Odisha districts for next few days: IMD Director

Odisha is experiencing severe heatwave conditions with temperatures soaring above 45 degrees in three regions and over 41 degrees in twelve areas. IMD Director Manorama Mohanty predicts a slight temperature decrease, but expects the heatwave to persist in several districts. Additionally, some rainfall with thunderstorms is expected, though monsoon onset remains uncertain for the state.

  • Sunday, 02 June 2024
Death toll in Puri Chandan Yatra cracker explosion mounts to 9; SRC to probe incident 
Death toll in Puri Chandan Yatra cracker explosion mounts to 9; SRC to probe incident 

As per sources, some patients are so severely affected by burn injuries that they are beyond recognition. Meanwhile, their DNA samples have reportedly been sent for testing to establish their identity.

  • Saturday, 01 June 2024
Odisha man hacks wife to death in front of polling booth 
Odisha man hacks wife to death in front of polling booth 

Due to a family feud, Rashmirekha was staying at her parental house. She was married to Prabhakar Rout four years ago. The couple has a one-and-a-half-year-old son. She along with her uncle came to Muktadihi booth-4 for voting when the incident took place

  • Saturday, 01 June 2024
Heatwave Alert For Odisha
SRC issues advisory as IMD predicted heatwave situation for next 5 days in Odisha

The SRC office today informed that so far five sunstroke deaths have been confirmed including one each in Balasore, Dhenkanal, Mayurbhanj, Sonepur and Bolangir.

  • Friday, 31 May 2024
2 more die in Rourkela govt hospital; death toll jumps to 16 in Sundargarh
Deaths due to suspected heatstroke: 2 more die in Rourkela govt hospital; death toll jumps to 16 in Sundargarh

In Rourkela, two more deaths at the Government Hospital raise the suspected heatstroke death toll to 16 in Sundargarh District. Authorities are transferring critical patients to Hi-Tech Hospital in Bhubaneswar as preventive steps continue.

  • Friday, 31 May 2024
Youth goes missing while bathing in Mahanadi
Youth goes missing while bathing in Mahanadi

The youth along with six others from the Kaligali area came to the Naraj barrage. Two of them jumped into the river near Kaibarta Sahi for bathing. One of them, identified as Chandan Sethi, drowned. Locals saved the other from drowning. The incident took place at around 2 pm.

  • Thursday, 30 May 2024
IMD predicts rainfall in parts of Odisha 
Monsoon arrives early in Kerala; Odisha likely to receive rainfall on June 1 & 2: IMD

The Southwest Monsoon has arrived early in Kerala, influenced by Cyclone Remal. According to IMD, Kerala will experience above-normal rainfall this season. Concurrently, a severe heatwave engulfs parts of India, with temperatures soaring up to 52°C. However, the monsoon is expected to bring relief from the heat with significant rainfall predicted for early June.

  • Thursday, 30 May 2024
PM Narendra Modi In Odisha
Is there a conspiracy behind CM Naveen’s deteriorating health? PM Modi promises special committee for probe

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed concerns and wanted to know if there is any conspiracy behind CM Naveen Patnaik’s poor health condition.

  • Wednesday, 29 May 2024
BJD
Setbacks Galore for BJD as Odisha Braces for Last Phase of Polls on June 1

The Biju Janata Dal faced multiple setbacks, including PM Modi's aggressive campaign claims, a CCTV revelation clearing BJP's Prashant Jagdev of EVM tampering, and DS Kutte's suspension by the Election Commission for election interference.

  • Wednesday, 29 May 2024
Odisha Crime Branch EOW arrests man for duping Rs 50 crore in Ponzi scheme 
Odisha Crime Branch EOW arrests man for duping Rs 50 crore in Ponzi scheme 

The accused was identified as Mohan Kumar Parida, a resident of Kandagardi under Chandbali Police limits of Bhadrak. The EOW in a press release said the accused was produced at the designated OPID Court in Cuttack today.

  • Tuesday, 28 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
Naveen Patnaik imposing Tamil CM on Odisha people; we will not tolerate this: Amit Shah

Who should run the government in Odisha? Whether it should be run by an elected leader (CM) or any Tamil babu, questioned Amit Shah while targeting the state of affairs in Odisha.

  • Tuesday, 28 May 2024
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