Odisha News


Odisha teacher missing case: Accused Gobinda handled 'Mo School' projects, set up junior college

A contractor himself, Gobinda Sahu was the incumbent president of the Mahalinga High School Alumni Association and was supervising project works taken up under Mo School Abhijan for the institution.

published : 7 hours ago

Three judges of Orissa High Court sworn in

The judges were administered the oath of office by Chief Justice S Muralidhar in a simple ceremony in the High Court premises.

published : 7 hours ago

Worry over hydro power generation as reservoirs in Odisha remain half filled

Water level of four major reservoirs in Koraput, Malkangiri and Kalahandi alarmingly low

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District Mineral FoundationF-funded Bijli pond revamp costs three times than similar RSCL project

Technical experts said when both the projects are being carried out as per the OPWD Code, a detailed engineering analysis can shed light on the whopping cost variation.  

published : 7 hours ago

Andhra Pradesh plans more sops to woo Kotia villagers ahead of rural polls in Odisha

Accordingly, representatives of Andhra Pradesh in different villages have started identifying beneficiaries to be included in the schemes of the neighbouring state.

published : 7 hours ago

BJP to oppose Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's Mayurbhanj visit

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has plans to inaugurate Jambhira mega water project during his visit to  Mayurbhanj.

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Mahanadi Coalfields Limited plan to liquidate 13.2 million tonne coal stocks

A company official said MCL and the Coal Ministry are having talks with the railway authorities for transportation of coal from stockyards.

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Road block over minor boy’s death in Odisha

The blockade was lifted after Plant Site police held discussion with the agitators and assured to arrest the driver. 

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After Odisha court order, probe into illegal coal transport from Paradip Port begins

Police has also sent signature of an employee of Trikshakti Shipping Pvt Ltd to the Handwriting Bureau in Bhubaneswar after the company director alleged forgery  by another stevedoring agency.

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Residents of this Odisha village refuse to cremate body over caste prejudice

Villagers from Jani community refused to touch the body as it had been carried by other community members.

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BJP targets Odisha government over rise in crimes against SCs and STs

The number of crimes against STs in Odisha was the fourth highest in the country in 2020 with 624 cases, a rise of 8.33 per cent from 2019.

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Odisha teacher missing case: Charred body of suspected victim found; key accused held

A police official said the half-burnt and mutilated body of a woman was exhumed from 10 feet deep into the playground of the school.

published : 15 hours ago

BJP, Congress demand Home Min’s removal

The chain of events has led Opposition BJP and Congress to target the Minister of State for Home.

published : 19 Oct 2021

Women block road over opening of liquor shop

Many youths have already become addicts and are wasting a substantial part of their earnings on liquor.

published : 19 Oct 2021

Eco Retreat fest at Pentha beach from Nov 15

Besides providing tourists an opportunity to explore the beautiful destination, the festival will generate income for locals.

published : 19 Oct 2021