Kolkata: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence sleuths have busted a Odisha-based narcotics syndicate by arresting eight persons and seized 120 kg of ganja from them, a DRI release said on Saturday. Acting on a tip off that a syndicate based in Odisha would be transporting narcotics and carrying theMore
Published 25-Mar-2018 10:08 IST
Bhubaneswar: In view of the communal tension last year during the Ram Navami celebrations, the district administration in Odisha's Bhadrak on Saturday suspended internet services for next two days in a bid to maintain law and order.
Published 24-Mar-2018 22:10 IST
Malkangiri (Odisha): The Odisha Police on Saturday said an armed Maoist was gunned down during an encounter in Malkangiri district. "One armed Maoist was killed during an encounter with security personnel at Tulasi Pahar hills close to the Chhattishgarh border," Malkangiri SP Jagmohan Meena toldMore
Published 24-Mar-2018 20:30 IST
Cuttack: The Odisha High Court has directed that the Sriram Maha Yajna Samiti of Bhadrak shall be permitted to perform rituals for Ram Navami and take out the Kalass Sobhayatra' and procession in the same manner and through the same route as was permitted in 2017.
Published 24-Mar-2018 13:11 IST | Updated 13:14 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), in partnership with the British Council of India, has hosted the 'Commonwealth Big Lunch' here as part of an initiative to facilitate an exchange between students and the dignitaries of the Commonwealth countries. The event was organisedMore
Published 24-Mar-2018 11:31 IST
Cuttack: The crime branch of Odisha Police on Friday set up a special investigation team, under the leadership of an Additional SP Anil Kumar Das, to probe into the February 23 parcel bomb blast case in Balangir district.
Published 23-Mar-2018 21:24 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to prepare a standard operating procedure (SoP) for enquiry and early sanction of ex-gratia amount in case of natural disasters, an official source said here on Friday.
Published 23-Mar-2018 17:11 IST
Bhubaneswar: Pandemonium prevailed in the Odisha Assembly on Friday as members of the Congress and BJP created a ruckus over the distress sale of tomatoes in the state. As soon as the House met, the opposition members went to the Speaker's podium shouting slogans against the government.
Published 23-Mar-2018 15:53 IST
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Thursday approved three investment proposals worth Rs 255 crore, which will create direct employment opportunities for about 430 people, officials said. The proposals got the nod at the State Level Single Window Clearance Authority Meeting held under theMore
Published 23-Mar-2018 09:23 IST
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said Odisha has provided forest rights titles to 4.11 lakh individuals, the highest in the country, and it is firmly on the path of equitable and inclusive growth.
Published 23-Mar-2018 07:15 IST
Cuttack: The Orissa High Court on Thursday directed that the Ratna Bhandar (storehouse of the deities' ornaments) of the Shree Jagannath Temple in Puri would be inspected on March 26 and 27.
Published 22-Mar-2018 22:27 IST
Bhubaneswar: Opposition Congress on Thursday came down heavily on both the BJD government in Odisha and the BJP-led NDA govenrment at the Centre accusing them of betraying farmers by making false promises to them.
Published 22-Mar-2018 19:49 IST | Updated 20:09 IST
Cuttack: A woman, who lost her husband in a parcel bomb explosion just five days into their marriage, has made an appeal for justice to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Soumya Sekhar, a man in his mid-20s, and his grandmother, 85, were killed, while his wife, Reema Sahoo, sustained criticalMore
Published 22-Mar-2018 12:10 IST
Bhubaneswar: Swarnalata Dalai, a 20-year-old tribal girl from Odisha's Kalinganagar is all set for her Mount Everest expedition in the coming week. Her expedition is being sponsored by Tata Steel and being organised by Tata Steel Adventure Foundation (TSAF).
Published 22-Mar-2018 07:16 IST
Bhubaneswar: Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday took additional charge as Governor of Odisha following completion of incumbent S.C. Jamir's tenure. Chief Justice of Orissa High Court Vineet Saran administered the oath of office to Malik in a brief ceremony held at Raj Bhavan here.
Published 21-Mar-2018 21:18 IST
Bhubaneswar: Agitating for the last ten days for a better price for their farming produce and social security for themselves, Odisha peasants on Wednesday suspended their stir till May 5 on government's promise of action to improve their plight.
Published 21-Mar-2018 17:10 IST
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday urged the Centre to dole out 99,960 MT rice to compensate for the "shortfall in allocation" of the grain and sought reimbursement of the funds his government had to pay due to delay in release of procurement subsidy.
Published 21-Mar-2018 16:30 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Assembly witnessed repeated adjournments on the second day of the Budget Session on Wednesday as BJP members created a ruckus over the arrest of their leader and former minister Jayanarayan Mishra.
Published 21-Mar-2018 15:46 IST
Bhubaneswar: Police on Tuesday resorted to mild lathi-charge to disperse a group of agitating school teachers, who had blocked the entry of other tutors to an exam paper evaluation centre here. Some of the protesting teachers have been detained for obstructing entry to Capital High School, anMore
Published 21-Mar-2018 08:01 IST | Updated 10:44 IST
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday drew the attention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the lack of food grain allocation to beneficiaries of Annapurna Scheme in the state for the past two years and sought his intervention into the matter.
Published 20-Mar-2018 21:08 IST

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