Bhubaneswar News

Four years on, e-mobility plan remains non-starter in Bhubaneswar

Delay in implementation of these projects have affected the government’s e-mobility plan that aims at encouraging electric vehicles to reduce carbon emission and check noise pollution in the city. 

published : 30 Nov 2020

Nayagarh murder: IGP Arun Bothra to head SIT formed by government

It also proposed that the probe by the SIT into the incident will be monitored by the Orissa High Court.

published : 29 Nov 2020

Even on leave, this sepoy answered the call of duty

2nd Special Security Battalion sepoy Himansu Sekhar Patra saved a life when he snatched the gun from a miscreant in Dhenkanal district on Friday, writes Asish Mehta

published : 29 Nov 2020

Odsiha govt to extend radio schooling till December-end

With closure of schools till December-end, the State government has decided to offer digital learning to younger students through radio and television for another month.

published : 29 Nov 2020

RCCFs asked to make spot inquiry and report

Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) HS Upadhyay said all six RCCFs have been asked to visits spots where incidents of poaching or smuggling of leopard skins have been reported.

published : 29 Nov 2020

Nayagarh murder: CLP leader asks BJP to allow discussion

Alleging that the BJD and BJP are hand in glove and two sides of the same coin, Mishra alleged that BJP members are disrupting proceedings for the last two days only to protect the government.

published : 29 Nov 2020

Nayagarh minor murder: BJP  to take fight for justice to Delhi

Accusing Minister Arun Sahoo of shielding the main accused Babuli, he said the police should put both of them behind the bars.

published : 29 Nov 2020

Odisha’s village of cowherds 

At a village in Cuttack district, cattle rearing is serious business and no villager shies away from
grazing cows, writes Arabinda Panda

published : 29 Nov 2020

Bhubaneswar police foil immolation bid by farmers

Three farmers attempted self-immolation near Odisha Assembly here on Friday over an alleged loan fraud.

published : 28 Nov 2020

Use dustbins or lose trade license, Bhubaneswar civic body warns traders

In the first phase, awareness will be created among shopkeepers to keep dustbins and request consumers to use it to prevent littering. 

published : 28 Nov 2020

Work on Bhubaneswar AIIMS night shelter resumes

The attendants are forced to spend nights on the hospital campus due to lack of affordable accommodation facilities.

published : 28 Nov 2020

CRPF jawan thwarts snatching bid

Sunil Kumar Panda of Ganjam district boarded a bus along with his wife and daughter from Bhanjanagar on Tuesday night to visit a relative staying at Nayapalli Brit Colony.

published : 26 Nov 2020

Man arrested for cheating job aspirants in Bhubaneswar

The accused Md  Ansari of Airfield area was running a placement agency, Irsat Management and Service private limited, in Bhimatangi.

published : 25 Nov 2020

Jharpada jail gets sanitary napkin incinerator

Under the new Jail Manual, the Prison administration adopted the measure that is in sync with menstrual hygiene needs of women.

published : 23 Nov 2020

KIIT holds virtual convocation, 7,135 students get degrees

A total of 7,135 students of 2019-20 graduating batch of KIIT Deemed to be University received their degrees during the 16th annual convocation held on virtual mode on Saturday.

published : 23 Nov 2020