Ex-Odisha MLA Dr. Raseswari Panigrahi quits BJD

Bhubaneswar, April 23 -- Former Odisha MLA Dr. Raseswari Panigrahi quit the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) ahead of the ensuing twin polls in Odisha. She tendered her resignation letter to BJD president Navee... Read More

BJP releases star campaigners' list for 2024 Elections in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 23 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today released a list of star campaigners for the ensuing General Elections to Lok Sabha and Assembly in Odisha. The party projected Prime Mi... Read More

Man electrocuted, son critical after high-tension wire snaps off in Odisha's Ganjam

Odisha, April 22 -- A man died and his son sustained critical injuries after coming in contact with a high-tension wire here this morning. The deceased person has been identified as Kora Behera of Ad... Read More

Rahul Gandhi, Telangana CM to visit Odisha's Rayagada in May

Bhubaneswar, April 22 -- Intensifying the campaign for the 2024 twin polls in Odisha, top Congress leaders including Rahul Gandhi and Telangana Chief Minister Anumula Revanth Reddy are likely to visit... Read More

Over 200 Mangrove Pitta birds spotted in Odisha's Bhitarkanika

Odisha, April 22 -- Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha is housing over 200 Mangrove Pitta birds, according to the bird census that was conducted yesterday. As per the reports, 218 Mangrove Pitta bi... Read More

No respite from heatwave in Bhubaneswar as city records 43.8degC

Bhubaneswar, April 22 -- Despite nor'wester rain in parts of Odisha yesterday, no large change was seen in day temperature in Bhubaneswar as the heatwave continued to prevail, making it the hottest pl... Read More

4 Odisha MLAs dropped in BJD's 7th candidates' list

Bhubaneswar, April 22 -- The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) dropped four sitting MLAs in the 7th list of candidates announced for 6 Assembly segments in Odisha. The ruling party dropped two-time Hindol MLA Si... Read More

BJD releases 7th list of candidates for 6 Assembly seats in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 22 -- Ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today released the 7th list of candidates for 6 Assembly seats for the ensuing elections in Odisha. While the regional party selected Mahesh Sahu... Read More

Odisha govt announces early summer vacation of schools for intensive heatwave

Bhubaneswar, April 21 -- In view of prevailing intense heatwave conditions across Odisha, the State Government today declared summer vacation in all schools for students from April 25. Besides, based... Read More

Jaundice scare in Odisha engineering college hostel; 17 students infected

Keonjhar, April 20 -- As many as 17 students of the Government College of Engineering, Keonjhar, were infected with jaundice at a hostel. A medical team visited the Gandhamardan Hall of Residence, wh... Read More