Nine fishermen rescued after trawler hits Black Rose

The cargo ship, registered with UK-based South of England P&I Club had no valid documents and the insurance papers deposited by its owner were found to be fake.

published on : 28th October 2020

Hit by water scarcity, villagers use rainwater to quench thirst in Odisha

The department has not received any complaints of scarcity of water from the villagers of Biswali, sarpanch said.

published on : 16th October 2020

Vishwakarma Puja: Muted celebration in port town of Paradip

Trade union leader Sudhakar Mantry said every year, people from different parts of the State throng Paradip to enjoy the puja which is organised at 30 pandals in the town.

published on : 16th September 2020

Paradip Phospate Ltd’s nutrition plan for pregnant women

Not only teachers but also students are also being supported with laptops, tablets and smart phones through PPL’s volunteers.

published on : 13th September 2020

Goods train to roll on new rail line soon in Odisha

PPT chairman Rinkesh Roy, who is also the MD of Haridaspur-Paradip Railway Company Limited said work on building passenger amenities at stations on the route is going on.

published on : 21st August 2020

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan seeks passenger service on Haridaspur-Paradip railway line

Pradhan said the 82-km rail link between Paradip and Haridaspur passing through Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara and Jajpur districts is the widely anticipated railway line in the State since 1996.

published on : 30th July 2020

Residents of Odisha's Paradip seek shifting of L&T isolation centre

Residents alleged that the company has been violating COVID-19 guidelines yet no action has been taken against the workers.

published on : 30th July 2020

BJD wants Rs 100 crore fine on Paradip refinery

The party said the sudden spike in cases in Paradip was a result of arrival of migrant workers from other states to the town.

published on : 22nd July 2020

Paradip Refinery to be shut down for 22 days

The Paradip Refinery of Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) will be shut down from July 25 to August 15 for maintenance work and for testing of its employees. 

published on : 19th July 2020

Social distancing violation rampant in Paradip

Collector Sangram Keshari Mohapatra said both police and tehsil officials are keeping a watch on markets and collecting fines from commercial establishments.

published on : 7th July 2020

Odisha's Paradip port handles highest volume of cargo in country during first quarter of current fiscal

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Union Petroleum and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan have congratulated the Paradip port authorities for handling the highest volume of cargo.

published on : 4th July 2020

Dead fish found floating in Odisha's Paradip

Locals alleged that release of industrial effluent into Bata and Kaudia rivers and Atharbanki creek have resulted in the deaths of fish but little has been done to address the issue.

published on : 3rd July 2020

Padayatra for jobs to migrant workers in Odisha

After discharge from quarantine centres, a large number of them are struggling to make ends meet. 

published on : 11th June 2020

No joy rides, camel deserted by its owner rescued in Odisha's Paradip

As the tourism industry bears the brunt of severe coronavirus restrictions, animals who used to entertain tourists at beaches have been abandoned to their fate.

published on : 30th May 2020

SOP for crew change at Paradip Port stranded there for months due to lockdown restrictions

As per the SOP, the crew were subjected to Covid tests and then granted permission to disembark. They have been put up in a private quarantine centre in a hotel.

published on : 27th May 2020
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