Odisha News

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik felicitates team India medallists

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, on Monday, felicitated all the Indian medal winners of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships which concluded on Sunday.

published : 11 Jul 2017

Cuttack residents fight waterlogging

Even as the Capital City struggled with its waterlogging woes after heavy downpour on Monday, Cuttack too was not spared of the agony.

published : 11 Jul 2017

Athletes return with golden memories

They had all reasons to cheer. With 12 gold medals in kitty, the Indian athletes topped the medal tally bagging a total of 29 in the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships (AAC) which concluded here on Su

published : 11 Jul 2017

Chief Secretary congratulates IOCL for Dhamra LNG terminal

Chief Secretary AP Padhi has congratulated Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) Chairman Sanjiv Singh for the venture.​

published : 10 Jul 2017

Stone laid for 1st LNG terminal in East India

Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan laid the foundation stone for a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG).

published : 09 Jul 2017

Flood scene worsens in Assam, four die in Odisha

The number of persons losing their lives in this year's flood-related incidents in Assam has gone up to 22. Nearly 4.5 lakh people in 17 districts are bearing the brunt of the deluge.

published : 08 Jul 2017

Former Odisha DGP's son, convicted in German woman rape case, released from jail

A computer engineer, Bittihotra was first arrested on March 21, 2006, for raping a 26-year-old German woman in a hotel at Alwar in Rajasthan.

published : 07 Jul 2017

High-performance sports academy to come up at Kalinga stadium in Odisha

Even as the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships opened with unprecedented buzz, the Odisha Government has taken the first big leap towards building the future of athletics in the State.

published : 06 Jul 2017

Odisha ready to make a mark on global sports arena: Chief Minister

Ahead of the opening ceremony of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship scheduled here on Wednesday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik described it as a historic day for Odisha.

published : 05 Jul 2017

Team in Niali to trap sheep killers

A 20-member team, headed by Baripada DFO Sanjay Kumar Swain, reached Niali on Tuesday and started search operation for the wild animals which are behind the mass killing of sheep.

published : 05 Jul 2017

Death of goats triggers panic in Nuapada block

After Niali in Cuttack district and Kalampur in Kalahandi, recovery of carcasses of four goats has left villagers of Junani in Nuapada block panicked.

published : 05 Jul 2017

Odia youth migrating under BJD rule: Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Tuesday hit out at the BJD Government for keeping the State poor despite its abundant natural resources and strong youth force.

published : 05 Jul 2017

Amit Shah kicks off 'campaign' with regulation poor man's meal in Odisha

It was a shot across the BJD’s bow in Odisha: roll over, Naveen, the Narendra Modi juggernaut has begun to roll in Odisha.

published : 04 Jul 2017

Odisha: Another major breakdown in Rourkela Steel Plant, one injured

the inlet pipe of Stove-I of the new blast furnace exploded on Tuesday night. A worker who was present near the unit fell conscious from shock.

published : 28 Jun 2017

Disillusioned, female Maoist cadre in Odisha gives up arms

An 18-year-old female Maoist cadre Sabitri Murmu alias Kuni surrendered before Deogarh SP Sarah Sharma on Tuesday.

published : 28 Jun 2017