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'OTV Repeatedly Targeted For Highlighting Alleged Corruption'

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Television Network Limited (OTV) continues to get targeted, in what could arguably be called a malicious attempt to weaken & muzzle the voice of the State’s largest media house. The latest in the string of such deliberate attacks has raised serious concerns as the Keonjhar Police yesterday picked up a senior journalist of […]

Odisha Govt Targets OTV
Political Vendetta With Unabated Vigour? BJP, Congress Slam Naveen Govt For Targeting OTV

Bhubaneswar: Throttling media’s voice especially of the No.1 news channel in Odisha – OTV- by the State government is no new normal. Of late, deliberate attempts have allegedly been made by the Naveen Patnaik-led government to defame OTV, just because it has dared to highlight the lapses and irregularities of the administration. Three back-to-back incidents […]

Opinion- "The More, The Merrier": Why Govt Is Keen To See Covid +ve Numbers Go Up !!

By Sandeep Sahu The 9.36 minute long audio clip that has gone viral on social media, especially on WhatsApp, over the last five days has let the cat out of the bag. Of course, the veracity of the conversation between two purported friends is yet to be verified. But in acting vengefully and going to […]

BMC Targets OTV
BMC Notice To OTV: Furore In Odisha As State Govt Attempts To Throttle Media

Bhubaneswar: Is bringing out the problems of the people, their allegations, and loopholes in the system to the public eye, a crime? Targeted aggression of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation towards the largest media house in the State-Odisha Television Limited (OTV)-bears testimony to the highhandedness of the state government. Showing gross intolerance towards being pointed out […]

international yoga day OTV gets national award
OTV To Be Conferred With Antarashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Odisha Television Limited will be conferred with the Antarashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman (AYDMS)-2019 in the category of Electronic Media -TV (Odia) for its valuable contribution in spreading the message of Yoga and commemoration of International Yoga Day. The award will be presented by Union Minister of Information & Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar, at […]

Know Your new Ministers in Naveen Cabinet

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday inducted a 12 member team including six new cabinet ministers and four ministers of states to his cabinet as part of the strategy to strengthen governance and Biju Janta Dal (BJD) in the biggest reshuffle this fourth term in the State. Here is a quick look at […]

Bargarh farmer suicide
Bargarh farmer suicide: Wife, villagers file affidavit

Bargarh: As ruckus on the actual reason of Bargarh farmer Hadu Bagarti’s suicide continues, the aggrieved wife of the deceased farmer Kalabati Bagarti along with five other villagers suo moto submitted an affidavit today here before the Tehsildar. In the affidavit, addressing the Chief Minister, Agriculture Minister, High Court and Human Rights Commission, she has […]

Cong men pelt eggs at collector’s residence; 2 detained

Nabarangpur: Demanding immediate release of former MP Pradip Majhi from Umerkote sub jail, some Congress activists pelted eggs at the residence of the district collector during the 12-hour Nabarangpur bandh today. Police has detained two Congress workers in this connection. Vehicular traffic came to a grinding halt while all trading establishments remained closed in Nabarangpur […]

Case against BJD MLA, 7 supporters forwarded to court for attack on PS

Jagatsinghpur: Police today forwarded to the court seven supporters of BJD MLA from Niali Pramod Mallick arrested on charges of vandalising Tirtol police station yesterday. The arrests were made after examination of CCTV footage, police sources said. A case against the legislator was also registered and his vehicle seized, they added. However, the two political […]

Luxury items to be costlier in Odisha

For the people of Odisha, luxury items like TV, fridge, air-conditioner, washing machine, car etc will be costlier as a decision to this effect was taken by the State Cabinet in a meeting presided over by chief minister Naveen Patnaik at the State Secretariat here on Thursday

Names of more people’s representatives found in NFSA list

Irregularities in the NFSA beneficiary list is fast snowballing into a major controversy with the names of ineligible elected people’s representatives cropping up in this connection almost on an hourly basis