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Odisha Citizens Award 2021
Odisha Citizens Award 2021: Jury Marks Shortlisted Entrants For Online Voting Round

The selection panel of the Odisha Citizens Award-2021 (OCA-2021) met for the second time on Friday to mark the shortlisted nominees as per their merit for the online voting round

Nuakhai Juhar
Nuakhai Festival: Agrarian Fest Celebrated In Western Odisha

The principal agrarian festival of western Odisha Nuakhai is being celebrated today. Though the festival is celebrated with fervour every year, this year it has been a muted affair in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Horoscope June 28 To July 4 : Health Issues To Trouble Aries, Cancer, Leo

Horoscope June 28 To July 4 : Health Issues To Trouble Aries, Cancer, Leo

Critical Covid19 Patient Abhishek Mohapatra Airlifted To Kolkata For ECMO

All prayers and appeals finally led to some progress. Abhishek Mohapatra, the critically ill COVID patient from Odisha, who has been battling for his life, was airlifted to Kolkata on Wednesday for ECOM treatment.

Mo Maa - Mother's Day Special
Mo 'Maa' - The Word That Is Forever Music To Ears

When words fall short, music comes to the rescue. On the special occasion of Mother's Day, here's a small tribute to mothers and motherhood - MO MAA - Odisha Television Network's special dedication to all the mothers in this universe and beyond.

Free Food
COVID Hit Patients In Twin City Get Free Food As OTV Rolls Out OTV Cares

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Television Network Ltd in collaboration with three other voluntary organizations has begun providing relief to Covid hit people in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. Teams…

Odisha Television Network
From A Humble Beginning To Spectacular Rise, OTV Celebrates 24 Yrs Of Broadcasting Truth

Bhubaneswar: With the motto of ‘We Report, You Decide,’ the Odisha Television Network (OTV), the State’s first and by far the largest media house began its impressive journey on this…

Beware! FAKE NEWS On Berhampur Shutdown Found Circulating On Social Media With OTV Logo 

Bhubaneswar: A fake news regarding shutdown of Berhampur city is doing rounds on social media with OTV graphics and logo even as the channel has not aired any such news this year. Neither the TV channel nor its digital platform has published/telecast any sort of news. Some mischief mongers have used the logo and graphics […]

Now, Odisha’s Most Popular News Channel OTV On ‘Koo’
Now, Odisha’s Most Popular News Channel OTV On ‘Koo’

Bhubaneswar: In the social media horizon, a ‘Sun’ rises on the Indian shores. With a yellow background and bird, compared to ‘Made In America’ Twitter’s Blue background and white bird, this very ‘Made In India’ micro blogging version – Koo – has winged to new heights recently. The download of this desi-twitter application has crossed […]

Winter Grips Odisha; Season's First Snowfall At Daringbadi, Phulbani Shivers At 4 Degree Celsius
In Pics: Winter Grips Odisha; Season's First Snowfall At Daringbadi, Phulbani Shivers At 4 Degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: There seems to be no let up to the cold wave condition as mercury continues to dip at several places in the State. According to the regional MeT office in Bhubaneswar, 10 cities in Odisha recorded temperature below 10 degree Celsius on Sunday. While Phulbani emerged the coldest with the minimum temperature going down […]

OTV Targeted Again: 'COO Nihar Bhuyan Was Under Odisha Govt Pressure To Resign'

Bhubaneswar: The head of the Human Resources Department of Odisha Television Ltd (OTV), Partha Nandy on Monday said that the sudden resignation of channel’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) Nihar Ranjan Bhuyan was on account of the pressure exerted on the latter at the behest of the Odisha government. Terming the senior employee’s exit as another […]

IDMA Calls For An End To Witch-hunt Against OTV By Odisha Govt

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Digital Media Association (IDMA), a conglomeration of nationalist digital media portals, on Monday condemned the concerted witch-hunt which has been launched by the Odisha government against OTV for reporting alleged corruption by the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government in the State. In a statement, the IDMA clearly stated that any government certainly has […]

OTV Facing Harassment Because Of Political Vendetta: Ram Madhav

Bhubaneswar: Senior BJP leader, Ram Madhav on Sunday slammed the vindictive action by Odisha police against OTV and its staff at the behest of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government in the State. In a tweet, the senior BJP leader said, “Odisha government is doing OTV what Maharashtra did to Republic. Promoter of the channel […]

Baghamari PS
Sarua Land Issue: Khurdha SDJM Directs Police To Register Complaints Filed By OTV

Khurdha: The court of the Sub-divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM), Khurdha has directed the officials at the Baghamari police station to register all complaints filed by Odisha Television Ltd (OTV) in three cases related to the Sarua land issue. The court also ordered the police to submit a detailed report by December 15 after conducting proper […]

House-Arrest Like Situation At Sarua: 11 Days On, No End To Suffering Of Inmates, Including Women, Children

Bhubaneswar: Men, women, children and even elderly people have been living under house arrest like conditions for the last 11 days at the OTV and Tarang studio complex at Sarua in Khordha district. Some contractual labourers have been staging dharna in front of the studio’s gate and locked the front and the back gates of […]

We Are Under House Arrest, Police Behaving Like Goons: OTV MD’s Father Seeks Amit Shah’s Help

Bhubaneswar: Randhir Singh, father of OTV MD Jagi Mangat Panda on Tuesday sought help from Union Home Minister Amit Shah against the protracted police excess against his family and employees at the channel’s studio in Sarua, Khordha, in the guise of investigation into a land issue. Stating that his family and employees have been forced […]

OTV Targeted Again: Police Forcibly Pick Up Sarua Site In-Charge At 3.30 AM

Bhubaneswar: In yet another instance of police excess against OTV, another official of Odisha’s leading news channel was picked up forcibly by a posse of police personnel, who woke him up from sleep at 3.30 am on Tuesday, after barging into the channel’s studio campus at Sarua in Khurdha. A team of around 15 to […]

OTV Wins NT Awards 2020 For ‘Apana Eka Nuhanti’ Programme

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Television Limited (OTV) has bagged the prestigious News Television Awards 2020 for its Apana Eka Nuhanti programme. OTV has been conferred the award in the ‘Best social contribution by a news network (Odia)’ category by the Indiantelevision.com. The award ceremony was organized virtually in view of Covid-19. Odisha Television Limited (#OTV) bags […]

Investigate Allegations, But Stop Harassing Employees, OTV MD Urges Naveen Patnaik
Investigate Allegations, But Stop Harassing Employees, OTV MD Urges Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Television Limited Managing Director Jagi Mangat Panda today appealed Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to put an end to months-long harrasment of the media house and its employees based on certain sudden allegations. In a press statement, Panda said, “Order proper investigation into all these sudden allegations against us, but please stop harassing […]

OTV CFO Remanded To Two-Day Custody

Bhubaneswar: Hours, after he was arrested by the Crime Branch’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW) in connection with the alleged land issue in Sarua, Manoranjan Sarangi, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Odisha Television Limited, was remanded to two-days custody of the probe agency by a court late on Sunday. EOW sources informed that the probe […]

OTV Targeted Again: CFO Alleges Inhuman Treatment By Odisha Crime Branch Officials

Bhubaneswar: Manoranjan Sarangi, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Odisha Television Limited (OTV) said that the crime branch staff who picked him up from his residence in the wee hours on Sunday without any intimation or notice, subjected him to inhuman treatment during detention for several hours. Sarangi said he was woken up from his […]

Ex-OIPL Director Manoranjan Sarangi Gets Bail
OTV CFO Picked Up By Police Without Notice; Family In Shock As Police Act Like Goons

Bhubaneswar: In yet another instance of violation of human rights and highhandedness against OTV employees, Manoranjan Sarangi, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the leading media house in the State, was picked up by police without any case or notice in the wee hours of Sunday. Such an act by police has left Sarangi’s family […]

Strange Action By Police! Victims Held, Accused Go Scotfree In Sarua Attack Case

Bhubaneswar: In yet another instance of alleged targeted harassment, the Baghamari police today arrested an engineer and a supervisor working at the campus of Odisha Television Ltd Studio in Sarua here, who approached the police with a complaint after being attacked by a group of contract workers without provocation. As per reports, an argument ensued […]

Orissa High Court
Notice To OTV: High Court Says Odisha Women's Commission Can't Force Anyone For Personal Appearance

Bhubaneswar: While hearing a plea filed by the Odisha Television Limited (OTV) in connection with a notice served to the media house by the Odisha Commission for Women, the Orissa High Court on Wednesday observed that the Commission cannot force anyone for personal appearance. The court’s directive came in response to the plea moved by […]

Concocted & False: OTV & Baijayant Panda Refute Allegations Made By Activists

Bhubaneswar: The office of the BJP National Vice-President, Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda and the authorities of the Odisha Television Ltd (OTV) on Monday categorically rubbished the allegations brought out by some activists in Delhi. Those allegations were carried by some local channels targeting OTV and Baijayant Panda. In a statement, OTV refuted the allegations terming them […]