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Animal birth control programme ends abruptly

The Animal Rescue and Maintenance Youths (ARMY) has expressed concern that Animal Birth Control (ABC) programme of stray dogs has stopped half-way in the State due to shortage of man-power such

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No loss for blow pipe burst: RSP
 

 Normalcy was restored in Blast Furnace -V (BF-V) of Rourkela Steel Plant a few hours after hot metal production stopped in the blast furnace due to bursting of the Blow Pipe -23 on Sunday. RSP facili

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‘Naga Devata’ worshipped near snake pits in Rayagada
 

Thousands of families of Telugu and other communities thronged different snake pits in the town to worship ‘Naga Devata’ on the occasion of Nagula Chouthi on Monday.

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Large gathering at Dhabaleswar for Naga Chaturthi

Thousand of devotees visited the Shiva temple at Dhabaleswar that stands on an island in the middle of river Mahanadi on the occasion of third Monday of holy Kartik month.

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Two ROBs incomplete, five more proposed

ROB over LC-211 in STI area and LC-212 in ITI area moving at a snail’s pace

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Agitators protesting on Umerkote-Kondagam State Highway on Monday | EXPRESS

Suicide of tribal girl triggers tension
 

Tension flared up in the area after a 14-year-old tribal girl student committed suicide by hanging herself from a tree, barely 200 metres from Padaiguda TRW Residential Girls’ School within Umerkote p

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Aul MLA Debendra Sharma participating in a dharna in front of Collector’s office on Monday  | Express

Cong protest on PDS graft
 

Congress workers led by Aul MLA Debendra Sharma staged a dharna in front of the Collector’s office here on Monday in protest against alleged irregularities in the distribution of ration

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Super computer facility at VSSUT

The Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (VSSUT), Burla will be the first technical university in Odisha to get indigenous 'PARAM Shavak' supercomputing facility

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Cops stand guard as women activists protest sale of liquor outside Rasagobindpur police station on Monday | EXPRESS
9 cops hurt as anti-liquor protest turns violent

Women pelt stones at police over sale of liquor in Mayurbhanj village
 

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Fresh notice to four youths

 Even as the Sarispadar gang-rape remains unsolved, Koraput district police on Monday issued a fresh notice to four youths who were interrogated in connection with the sensational case.

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Man attempts suicide outside CM residence

man attempted self immolation in front of Naveen Niwas on Monday after failing to get a house under Indira Awaas Yojana.

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Coal supply to Nalco as per contract: MCL CMD

The Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of MCL, AK Jha has refuted allegations of shortage of coal supply leading to shutting down of three units of Captive Power Plant (CPP) of Nalco. Though coal pr

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Nalco plans projects worth Rs 8 cr for Angul

With an aim to bring about all-round development of Angul district, Nalco plans to invest around `8 crores towards different projects for the financial year 2017-18.

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Crorepati DFO in Vigilance net

Vigilance sleuths on Monday searched the property of Divisional Forest Officer (DFO), Bhubaneswar, Chittaranjan Mishra in connection with a disproportionate assets (DA) case.

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Congress to stage demo for arrest of gangrape accused

TheOdisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) on Monday announced that the party would organise a dharna infront of Raj Bhavan on November 2 demanding immediate arrest

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Cabinet clears irrigation project for Bijepur

TTHE State Cabinet on Monday approved a sewerage project for Bhubaneswar’s sewerage district-II, mostly comprising areas of old town, at a cost of `173.8 crore.

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Now, rail roko a criminal act

Now rail roko will invite criminal prosecution in the State. The first meeting of the High-level Security Committee for Railways on Monday decided that action would, henceforth, be take

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Tehsildar Sanjibeeta Ray holding talks with the protestors
Protests over Bali Jatra ground rent hike continues

 The silent protest by members of Bali Jatra Traders’ Association opposing hike in fairground rent entered third day on Monday.

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Water filters to check fluoride content

AS fluoride contamination of groundwater continues to be a vexing problem in many parts of the State, the Government on Monday directed the Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water department

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IOB DGM held for Rs 1.08 cr fraud

The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Odisha Crime Branch arrested a Deputy General Manager (DGM) of Indian Overseas Bank (IOB), posted in Bengaluru, on charges of fraud.

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State goes paperless, to offer 32 approvals online

Expanding the scope for expedited approvals under Ease of Doing Business, the State Government has decided to put 32 different services on single window system for time bound clearance.

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