Odisha News


Ex-Union Minister seeks PM help for NINL revival

The fate of 10,000 families who are directly and indirectly dependent on the plant now hangs in balance as the production has stopped over the last two years.

published : 24 Jan 2022

Faction-ridden Congress fails to distribute tickets

The party claimed that tickets had been released for all the 853 ZP zones by the president of the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) Niranjan Patnaik.

published : 24 Jan 2022

State pays tribute to Netaji, postal cover released

Rich tributes were paid to Netaji Subash Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary at ‘Jankinath Bhawan’ here on Sunday.

published : 24 Jan 2022

Fetal Sex determination: Ultrasound machine supplier arrested

During interrogation, Panda informed that he has been procuring medical equipment from Ranchi and supplying them in Cuttack for the last 10 years.

published : 24 Jan 2022

Court awards lifer to man, 20-year jail to wife for rape of minor

The trial judge convicted the accused relying on 12 witnesses and five documents, including the medical report presented by the prosecution.

published : 24 Jan 2022

No contest in Nuagan gram panchayat polls

Even the ruling local BJD and BJP workers extended their support to the candidates by not fielding their own. 

published : 24 Jan 2022

SCB medical college plans Odisha’s first heart transplantation unit

Amidst Covid scare, doctors of CTVS department have successfully conducted open heart surgery on around 200 patients during the last year.

published : 24 Jan 2022

Massive fire guts 30 shops in Koraput vegetable market

Meanwhile, Jeypore municipality staff has been pressed into service to clear the area for resumption of market services. 

published : 24 Jan 2022

Two criminals land in police net after 8 years

Earlier, four accused in the incident were nabbed by the police during investigation the same year.

published : 24 Jan 2022

Congress fact-finding team visits Odisha's Dhinkia

Coming down heavily on the ruling BJD and party supremo Naveen Patnaik, Chellakumar condemned the treatment meted out to the villagers.

published : 23 Jan 2022

Theft at medicine stores in Odisha

Police said they are examining the CCTV footage of both the shops to identify and nab the miscreants involved in the crime.

published : 23 Jan 2022

Virtual tour of Koya celebrations today

The bison horn attire of the Koya has a close similarity with that of the Marias of Bastar and is believed to have similar significance.

published : 23 Jan 2022

Demand for 27 per cent OBC quota in medical admission grows louder in Odisha

Srikanta Jena has appealed to all political parties to shed their differences and fight for the cause of the vast majority of the OBC population in Odisha.

published : 23 Jan 2022

Odisha: ASHA worker who helped scores of deliveries, dies during labour

Alleging medical negligence, her family members and ASHA worker’s association staged protest on the Dharmagarh-Raipur NH disrupting vehicular traffic for hours.

published : 23 Jan 2022

VIMSAR director Dr Lalit Meher seeks voluntary retirement

Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Burla director Dr Lalit Meher has applied for voluntary retirement citing health reasons.

published : 23 Jan 2022