Siba Prasad Dora
Come rainy season and the two villages are cut-off from the rest of the block headquarters in absence of a bridge.
18 Jul 2019
Despite the implementation of the Orissa Prevention of Witch Hunting, Act, 2013, that entails penalty for practising and abetting sorcery, as many as 20 persons have been killed in Odisha's Rayagada.
10 Jul 2019
Due to lack of conservation measures, several valuable and architectural marvels, including idols have been smuggled out from the ancient Pataleswar Shiva temple.
08 Jul 2019
The next generation is disinterested in weaving because money earned is very less and there is no Government support.
07 Jul 2019
With the ground water almost depleted for lack of rain, villagers collect water from a nearby nullah during summer and winter which gets polluted in monsoon.
28 May 2019
Makaranda has a strong connect with people of Kashipur as he has been fighting for granting ST status for Jhodia community and employment of local youths in UAIL at Doraguda.
25 May 2019
While Saptagiri polled 3,71,129 votes, Kausalya secured 3,67,516 votes. The BJP’s former MP Jayram Pangi had to settle for the third spot with 2,08,398 votes.
25 May 2019
Only 13 water kiosks have been set up in town by the Municipality to cater to the needs of swelling commuters
19 Apr 2019
Three years after it was thrown open, the health sub-centre meant for Dongria Kondhs of Muniguda block here is in a shambles.
18 Apr 2019
Backed by loyalists and a strong following among tribal communities, the three are raring to go.
07 Apr 2019
IN a remote corner on the hilly terrains of Maoist affected district of Rayagada, a
11 Jun 2018
A retired teacher of Rayagada district has set an example in fish farming. He is single-handedly producing several quintals of fish from a pond that he dug up in village land.
13 May 2017
The ill-fated Bhubaneswar-bound Hirakhand Express claimed 40 lives and left nearly 69 injured.
23 Jan 2017
A 12-acre dumping yard, identified near Antariguda village on the outskirts of town, remains unutilised
03 Dec 2016
Extension of rly line from Gunupur to Therubali demanded
30 Nov 2016
Children are yet to get into their schools as there are no hostels
01 Sep 2016
The tribals, already struggling for basic facilities, are living in the fear of either being targeted by Maoists or cops
10 May 2016