Sisir Panigrahy

Illegal meat shops mushroom in Silk City

Over 100 roadside meat shops are running in Berhampur

23 May 2019

An abandoned well, only source for Nuagaon

Women walk two km to fetch drinking water; health facility absent; village school closed for shortage of students

22 May 2019

Arms trafficking on the rise in Odisha

Most of the firearms seized from South Odisha were smuggled from Bihar and Jharkhand

15 May 2019

Mangoes in short supply in Silk City market

Stall owners are spending leisure time due to delay in arrival of mangoes

08 May 2019

Migrant workers unhappy at state of affairs back home

It was a bag of mixed emotions for Soubhagya Muni, who was returning to his work place in Surat.

07 May 2019

Villagers struggle to get safe drinking water in Gajapati district of Odisha

Adanaguda village has become victim of years of negligence and empty assurances as it has one well and one tube well.

29 Apr 2019

No mass nesting of Olive Ridleys in Rushikulya rookery in Odisha

Around 2,256 sea turtles have nested in the rookery till date this year with 551 carcasses seized by forest officials till now.

27 Apr 2019

Twice elected, Ward member in Burupada village of Odisha lives in penury

Namita Sahu, who earns a living from a tiny eatery in her village,  lives in a dingy thatched house with her ailing husband.

24 Apr 2019

Connectivity distant dream for two hilltop panchayats

Ankuli and Buratala GPs of Patarapur present a glaring picture of neglect

20 Apr 2019

Migrant workers across Kandhamal return home to cast votes

Lack of employment opportunities and poor state of agriculture sector in the remote areas of Kandhamal continue to trigger exodus of human resources almost on a daily basis.

17 Apr 2019

Interview | Development of society is BJD candidate Pramila Bisoi's priority

‘I, with other BJD MPs, will work unitedly and raise issues related to Odisha in the Parliament’ 

16 Apr 2019

Tough fight for Kandhamal segment

In Boudh, Odisha Legislative Assembly Speaker Pradeep Kumar Amat, who has been representing the segment since last 19  years is hoping to retain it.

16 Apr 2019

Campaign reaches its peak in Kandhamal Lok Sabha segment

A direct fight between BJD and BJP is playing up in the constituency.

14 Apr 2019

INTERVIEW | Creating jobs, checking migration on Anita Subhadarsini's agenda

The youth leader with a post-graduate degree is also fighting her first elections, taking on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s handpicked candidate on his home-turf.

14 Apr 2019

Women contest on cards in Aska LS seat

BJD’s first timer nominee Pramila is cementing her base by organising women’s group across the constituency

13 Apr 2019