Academic ‘laxity’ keeps Odia scholars away from research

As per a department report, roughly five per cent students qualify NET in science and technical subjects.

04 Jul 2023

Low density of govt degree colleges in Odisha remains a concern

State has only 49 govt degree colleges with 12 % of them in rural areas

01 Jul 2023

Odia university may not function from July this year!

Higher Education dept is yet to list the new university in its SAMS e-admission portal 

27 Jun 2023

Odisha’s two new varsities stuck in procedural delays

No gazette notification of DD university yet while VD university only has a registrar

24 Jun 2023

Devotees brave heat, walk barefoot for miles to reach Puri

A 26-year-old from Dhenkanal said he will not stop till he reaches the Grand Road 

20 Jun 2023

Glitches hamper online attendance under MGNREGS

However, only 1.26 lakh photos have been clicked in both morning and evening within the period while the number of photos captured only in the morning is 39 lakh.

16 Jun 2023

Odisha’s autonomous colleges shy of National Institutional Ranking Framework

In the state, no college is tracking how many of its students in an academic year are getting placed or being selected for higher studies whereas many other states are doing so.

14 Jun 2023

Healing with art

Compensation from the local administration followed and she was enrolled into an age-appropriate class at Gudighat high school, 6 km from Jamunabahal.

11 Jun 2023

Odisha train crash: Traumatic ride for drivers ferrying bodies outside the state

The experience of carrying the mortal remains of victims of the Bahanaga train accident has been traumatising and physically draining for ambulance drivers

10 Jun 2023

Odisha train crash: Traumatic ride for drivers ferrying bodies outside the state

State transport commissioner Amitabh Thakur informed both 108 and private ambulances are being used to send the mortal remains of victims to their destinations.

10 Jun 2023

Odisha train crash: Injured migrant workers stare at uncertain future

The Coromandel Express was carrying several migrants from Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal and Odisha to Chennai.

10 Jun 2023

Odisha train crash: Bihar stranger turns family for relative’s namesake

Shanyalal Majhi of Munger was looking for his brother-in-law at SCB

08 Jun 2023

Odisha train crash: Bengal bus operators fleece passengers, fined 

The cost of an air-conditioned Volvo bus ticket between Puri and Kolkata is Rs 1,250,” informed Puri RTO Robin Patnaik.

07 Jun 2023

Airfares hit the roof in Kolkata-Bhubaneswar sector

On Monday, a one-way ticket to Kolkata from Bhubaneswar was priced at Rs 11,838 exclusive of taxes, almost three times higher than what it would have cost on any other day.

06 Jun 2023

Odisha train mishap: Blood donors restore hope in humanity

Similar scenes were witnessed at SCB medical college and hospital in Cuttack, which has been designated the nodal referral centre for the accident victims.

04 Jun 2023