Odisha News


Cuttack Sishu Bhawan to get more beds, OPDs

The construction of the G+6 building of the Multi Utility Hospital Complex which started in February 2020 is scheduled to be completed by May end. 

published : 04 Apr 2022

Low pressure to form over Bay of Bengal this week

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday said a low pressure area is likely to form over Bay of Bengal by April 7. 

published : 04 Apr 2022

30 Odisha villages included in digital village pilot project

Around Rs 3 crore will be utilised for implementation of the project

published : 04 Apr 2022

40 chulhas in grand kitchen of Srimandir found vandalised

Narayan demanded a thorough probe into the incident and culprits arrested at the earliest.
 

published : 04 Apr 2022

IIT-Kharagpur Director Prof Tiwari given additional charge of IIT-Bhubaneswar

Rajakumar was initially been given extension till June 30, 2020, after his term ended in April that year.

published : 04 Apr 2022

Odisha forests in the grip of wildfire again

As mercury spikes, incidence of wildfire in key protected areas including Similipal and Karlapat have begun to haunt the Forest Department in the State. 

published : 04 Apr 2022

GST collection hits new record in Odisha

The State collected Rs 44,334.67 crore last fiscal against Rs 29,852.76 crore in 2020-21.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Amid ‘detention’ drama, BJD rebel wins chairperson post of Chhatrapur samiti

Opponent Sugyani Sethy backed by MLA Subash Chandra Behera lost out by six votes.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Minor’s suicide over alleged sexual assault by headmaster raises concern over safety of girl students

However, this is not an isolated case. In the past one year, two school headmasters were booked in separate cases for sexually abusing girl students in Kuanrmunda and Rajgangpur blocks.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Man accused of killing wife 22 years back set free by HC

Sahoo had stated that while carrying Saria on his bicycle as a pillion, he met with an accident. As a result, Saria fell down on the road and sustained injuries that led to her death.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Two Utkal coal blocks to bring Rs 1,100 crore revenue for Odisha

The two fully explored coal blocks located in Chhendipada tehsil of Angul district have a geological reserve of coal of over 347 million tonne.

published : 03 Apr 2022

To escape fire, deer strays into village, rescued

On being informed, forest personnel reached the village and later released the rescued deer in the Similipal forest.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Villagers stage stir, seek BDO’s transfer

Sources said, locals and elected representatives of the village have been complaining about absence of block officials from duty.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Niranjan helped Sarmistha flee after Manas’ murder: CB

On the day, the officers took Sarmistha and Niranjan to Sampurna office near Sundarpada here.

published : 03 Apr 2022

Paradip Port Authority handles record 116 million tonne cargo in 2021-22 fiscal

The port handled 38 per cent more thermal coal coastal shipping in 2021-22 by putting in place improved operational protocols.  

published : 03 Apr 2022