Do you think that the food from your local eatery is healthy? If so, then think again! Huge quantities of stale and unhygienic food items were seized by a joint enforcement squad of the Khurdha Municipality and the Health Department. The matter came to fore following surprise raids at several hotels and road-side eateries selling various cooked food items in the Khordha Municipality area.
A youth was arrested for allegedly preparing fake COVID-19 negative certificates at Paradip in Jagatsinghpur district. The arrested youth has been identified as Kalandi Tarai, who was running a photocopying centre.
Is that a bear on a tree? Indeed it is! A bear climbed atop a Tamarind tree at Auli village under Borigumma block of Koraput district triggering panic among villagers. Following the incident, locals informed the Forest Officials who arrived at the spot along with Borigumma Police to bring the situation under control.
With tributes pouring in on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s birth , we revisit some of his memorable quotes including the iconic – Give me blood and I will give you freedom
Kadam Kadam Badhaye Jaa rendition by students during PM Modi’s visit to Kolkata on the occasion of the Birth Anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
On the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik unfurled the National Flag at the Netaji Birth Place Museum at Odia Bazar in Cuttack.
With COVID-19 vaccination underway across the country, Odisha is making good progress. As per the latest update from the State Health Department, Odisha is currently 3rd in terms of COVID-19 vaccination. Meanwhile, Odisha has also received around 1.8 lakh more doses of Covaxin to be used in the first phase of the vaccination programme.
In another major crackdown Bhadrak Police busted a duplicate chewing tobacco (Zarda) manufacturing unit at Chandakamahala area under Puruna Bazaar Police limits of the district.
When determination is strong, you can achieve your dreams despite all odds. Meet Ranjita Behera, a skier from the steel city of Rourkela. She will be the first person from Odisha to represent the State in the Snow Skiing event at the Khelo India Winter Games in Gulmarg of Jammu & Kashmir next month.
Protesting ANM workers forcibly picked up! The Commissionerate Police dispersed and also picked up Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM) workers protesting at Lower PMG square. The police cleared the area to make space for the republic day parade practice.
Panic gripped commuters on National Highway 16 close to Daleipur in Khordha district after two elephants were spotted on the road. People and motorists were stranded on the route after the elephants veered on to the road. Forest officials rushed to the spot after receiving information and advised people not to tease the wild animals and keep safe distance from them.
Annual Flower Show Begins At Botanic Garden (Ekamrakanan) In Bhubaneswar. The 2-day flower show promises to be a visual treat for visitors and plant lovers.
A man in Keonjhar is trying to save his low-lying house from frequent flooding by lifting it four feet off the ground using screw jacks. Sounds bizarre? But it is for real.
A shocking case of robbery in a busy locality in Bhubaneswar has been caught on CCTV camera. Some unidentified burglars were captured on camera while decamping with Rs 1.5 Lakh cash and other valuables from a private company. The incident took place at Pallaspalli, which is a posh area in Bhubaneswar.
When night falls, people start thronging to this place. People of all ages want to consult doctor Sisir Sahu. Dr Sahu is a retired medical professional from Sohela Block in Bargarh district. He is popular in his area for providing free medical services to patients in need.