Chicken biryani on Blood Moon turns red in Bhubaneswar

The differences between the rationalists and traditionalists over keeping fast during the eclipse period took an ugly turn much before the lunar eclipse earlier this week.

14 Nov 2022

Odisha government to set up IAS coaching centre for aspiring candidates

A panel of young as well as senior IAS officers will visit the centre every week to motivate and mentor the civil services aspirants to pursue their goals.

14 Nov 2022

Odisha may include all organ transplantation in BSKY

Though kidney, liver and bone marrow transplants have been included in the BSKY packages, transplantation of other organs are not covered under the scheme.

13 Nov 2022

Constructions along seashore caused massive erosion: Study

Almost the entire Gopalpur shoreline experienced erosion between 2010 and 2020

11 Nov 2022

OLF 2022: Spirituality a cure for mental illness

A mother of two and an Oxford graduate, Raje was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at the peak of her career.

07 Nov 2022

Dhamnagar bypoll: Self-help is the best help

As the battle looks tough due to an aggressive campaign by an Independent candidate, a BJD rebel, parties are leaving no stone unturned to keep the SHGs on their side.

31 Oct 2022

Dengue stings Bhubaneswar hard; Rise in ICU admissions fuels concern

The hospital has treated more than 500 dengue patients in the last three months.

29 Oct 2022

Homegrown cruise missile system hit by technical snag

Fresh test of ITCM ‘failed’ on Friday after its engine developed problems

29 Oct 2022

Alarming rise in people seeking mental health treatment in Odisha

Study says patients visiting AIIMS-Bhubaneswar are mostly youths, adolescents and students

28 Oct 2022

Forensic study on major road mishaps in Odisha

State govt has decided to investigate all road mishaps with three or more fatalities to ascertain the exact cause

27 Oct 2022

Healthcare facilities in Odisha to be bolstered in phases

The Day Care PHC will have two observation beds, while the PHCs having round the clock facilities will have six beds.

26 Oct 2022

Grassroots planning must to deal calamities in Odisha: Reports

A joint study suggests provision of panchayat-level disaster management fund and committees to tackle crisis

24 Oct 2022

MGNREGA workers make out-of-pocket spending to get their wages: Study

According to the survey, one-third bank and other platform users took more than six hours to withdraw their dues.

23 Oct 2022

Prime success for nuclear capable Agni missile

The missile followed textbook trajectory and met all mission objectives

22 Oct 2022

Odisha reports new Omicron sub-variant, first in country

“The XBB and BM.1.1 are fast replacing the other Omicron sub-variants that were dominant in the State. The share of XBB now stood at 21 per cent (pc) and that of BM.1.1 rose to 15 pc.

20 Oct 2022