Get FASTag or pay double the toll at National Highways from December 1

Come December 1, vehicle owners in Odisha will have to face two stricter rules.

24 Nov 2019

Indian Army to soon get longest range 'Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System'

The 155 mm and 52 calibre Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System with automated ammunition handling facility is the world’s longest range gun system in its class.

22 Nov 2019

Night test of nuke capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile goes successful

Equipped with state-of-the-art guidance system the missiles were test-fired from separate tatra transporter erector rail mobile launchers at the Integrated Test Range off Odisha coast.

21 Nov 2019

Agni-II missile clears night trial

Defence sources said it was second mission of Agni-II in the night and the trial was conducted in full operational configuration as part of user training exercise.

17 Nov 2019

Around R 5 lakh crore stuck in projects: UBI MD Ashok Kumar Pradhan

Whatever sanctions are happening in MSMEs and small ticket loans, those are unable to absorb the deposits that are being mobilised.

12 Nov 2019

Four nuclear capable missiles lined up for test this month

India has lined up four indigenously developed nuclear capable missiles for tests this month.

04 Nov 2019

Leprosy stages a return in Odisha after ten years

The National Health Profile 2019 released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare says leprosy prevalence rate in Odisha is second highest in the country after Chhattisgarh.

03 Nov 2019

‘Instant’ action begins to cloud programme goals

Three recent incidents expose the mis-steps under the initiative

01 Nov 2019

Odisha moots new process for preparing Budget 2020-21 

As part of the new process, the budget calendar would be advanced and Finance department, in coordination with Planning and Convergence Department, will do macro-fiscal forecasting.

24 Oct 2019

Odisha gears up with action plan to end child marriage within a decade

Shakti Varta Programme, a new initiative, will be launched involving women SHGs to mobilise communities

20 Oct 2019

Officers warned on handling Govt funds

Officers  will now face the music for improper handling of funds.

20 Oct 2019

Deteriorating soil nutrients likely to affect crop yield in Odisha

 Once known for its fertile land, the quality of soil in Odisha is deteriorating leading to fears of drop in crop yield.

15 Oct 2019

Risk of diabetes rising among children in Odisha

The State is second and fourth from bottom in consumption of milk or curd and fruits, respectively.

10 Oct 2019

IT sector to change focus from services to products

Speaking to The Express, Rai said the country cannot move with only IT services. It has to shift from IT services to software product

30 Sep 2019

Women outnumber men in MPhil, PG courses

Even as enrolment in higher education declined in Odisha, women students outnumbered their male counterparts in opting for MPhil and PG courses in the State.

24 Sep 2019