Jharsuguda boat tragedy: Three more bodies recovered; toll rises to 5

Jharsuguda, April 20 -- The death toll rose to five including two minor boys and two women in a tragic boat mishap in Mahanadi River in Odisha's Jharsuguda district with three more bodies recovered to... Read More

Jharsuguda boat tragedy: Five more bodies recovered; toll rises to 7

Jharsuguda, April 20 -- The death toll rose to seven including three minor boys and three women in a tragic boat mishap in Mahanadi River in Odisha's Jharsuguda district with five more bodies recovere... Read More

Actress Varsha Priyadarshini gets ticket; 6 more MLAs dropped as BJD's 6th Assly poll list out

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- Ollywood actor Varsha Priyadarshini headed for her political debut as the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) declared her as the party candidate for Odisha Assembly elections scheduled in ... Read More

BJD announces more candidates for Odisha Assembly Polls

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- Chief Minister and BJD Supremo Naveen Patnaik today announced more candidates for the forthcoming Assembly Elections in Odisha. The ruling party released 6th list of candidat... Read More

Sambalpur University Assistant Prof suspended for misbehaviour, objectionable posts on social media

Sambalpur, April 20 -- The Sambalpur University in Odisha suspended Assistant Professor Rajat Kumar Kujur on charges of misbehaviour and objectionable posts on social media. Based on a written compla... Read More

Tigress 'Sneha' dies at Nandankanan Zoo in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 19 -- White tigress 'Sneha' died while undergoing treatment at Nandankanan Zoological Park on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar city. The 14-year-old Sneha was under treatment after she... Read More

Odisha reports first sunstroke death case

Bhubaneswar, April 19 -- With the heatwave conditions prevailing across Odisha, the state registered the first-ever death case due to sunstroke this year, according to the Directorate of Public Health... Read More

Entrepreneur's decomposed body recovered from guest house in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, April 19 -- An entrepreneur was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a guest house in Bhubaneswar. The deceased has been identified as Tapan Prasad Acharjya, owner of Bhubaneswar... Read More

One more teacher suspended for violating model code of conduct in Odisha

Boudh, April 18 -- One more schoolteacher was suspended in Odisha for allegedly violating the model code of conduct enforced by the Election Commission of India (ECI) for the ensuing elections to Lok ... Read More

Heatwave: Bhubaneswar hottest place in Odisha with 43.6 degree C

Bhubaneswar, April 18 -- The day temperature continued to exceed 40 degree Celsius in Bhubaneswar, making it the hottest place in Odisha for the second time in the month of April. By 2.30 pm today, t... Read More