Sabai craft of Mayurbhanj set to go international

The craft that is unique to the district provided sustenance to many craftsmen till Covid-19 struck.

published on : 20th November 2020

BJP MLA extends support to health care reform stir in Odisha

The MLA further claimed that proper treatment is not being provided to patients at Bankisole Covid hospital.

published on : 19th October 2020

Daily wager sells cow to buy smart phone for daughter in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

When the school authorities decided to conduct online classes, Ganeshwar was in a fix since he had no money to buy a smart phone.

published on : 13th September 2020

Baripada BJP MLA held for ‘assaulting’ engineer of Tribal development agency, granted bail

According to the complaint, assistant executive engineer Ganapati Jena was called to a meeting by Soren at the Circuit House on Thursday evening.

published on : 5th September 2020

Rain fury: Woman dies in wall collapse another swept away in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

An elderly woman was killed and her 25-year-old daughter seriously injured after the roof of their house collapsed due to the heavy downpour in Mohuliasuli village within Raruan police limits.

published on : 27th August 2020

Forest dwellers in Odisha's Mayurbhanj sell dry sal lives to get by

Closure of restaurants, roadside eateries and weekly markets in the district has adversely affected the tribals who depend on the forest for sustaining their families.

published on : 9th August 2020

Porous borders between Balasore, Mayurbhanj districts spark coronavirus panic

In Balasore, there are over 90 village routes and three major roads connecting to West Bengal.

published on : 21st July 2020

Man arrested for fake post on Mayurbhanj royal family in Odisha's Baripada

In a Facebook post, Manoj Kumar Deo, a computer programmer at the office of Project Director, Watershed, had accused the royal family of flouting Covid-19 norms

published on : 18th July 2020

COVID-19: Migrants scale Mayurbhanj's temporary medical centres, flout social distancing norms

Locals Ajay Mohanty and Sanjay Agarwal alleged that the returnees have been going out and behaving irresponsibly since a while.

published on : 30th June 2020

Acid thrown on sleeping mentally-ill man in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district

32-year-old Siba Prasad Poi, who used to sleep in a concrete hume pipe outside his house, sustained serious burn injuries.

published on : 9th June 2020

Agony after cyclone Amphan in Odisha

The deceased has been identified as 55-year-old Sumitra Singh of Achyutapur village in Mayurbhanj district.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Baby swapping: Mob ransacks Mayurbhanj collectorate in Odisha over DNA test

The mob alleged that the police and district administration were delaying DNA test of the child as a result of which, his parents are being denied his custody.

published on : 19th May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Three more positive cases in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

Panic gripped residents of Pingu panchayat in Mayurbhanj district after three more Surat returnees tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday.

published on : 10th May 2020

COVID-19: Highest single day spike of 28 cases reported in Odisha, tally crosses 200

While Ganjam registered 17 cases and Jagatsinghpur recorded four, Mayurbhanj reported three cases, followed by two in Jajpur and one each in Balasore and Kendrapara.

published on : 7th May 2020

Lightning claims lives of six people in Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Sundargarh

Due to heavy rains and gusty winds, communication between Balasore and Mayurbhanj districts was snapped with uprooted trees blocking roads. 

published on : 25th April 2020
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