Odisha to prepare its coastal management plan by December

India, Oct. 21 -- With its coast turning more vulnerable due to frequent natural disasters and a rise in population along the coast, the Odisha government will revise its Coastal Zone Management Plan ... Read More

Odisha govt gives control of Govardhan Math to Puri's Shankaracharya

India, Oct. 21 -- The Odisha government late Monday evening decided to hand over the control of the Govardhan Math to Puri's Shankaracharya Swami Nischalananda Saraswati by taking it out of the purvie... Read More

From lifting iron ore to practising on the field: Odisha tribal woman chases her cricket dreams

India, Oct. 20 -- Early this week, 17-year-old Yashasvi Jaiswal from Mumbai hit the headlines after he scored a double century against Jharkhand in a Vijay Hazare Trophy match. While working towards ... Read More

Odisha govt brings all ambulances under a single helpline for road accident victims

India, Oct. 19 -- The Odisha government in order to underscore the need for strengthening 'golden hour' management with standard operating procedure for first 48 hours of free treatment, ordered to br... Read More

In Odisha's first robotic restaurant, two humanoids to serve customers

India, Oct. 17 -- A restaurant in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday opened its doors to customers claiming to be the first eatery in eastern India where two indigenously developed robots will serve customers. ... Read More

RSS shakhas growing at fastest rate since 2010, getting younger too: Vaidya

India, Oct. 16 -- The growth of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has been the fastest-ever since 2010 with nearly 20,000 new shakhas (RSS camps) added over the last 9 years, a senior RSS office-bearer said... Read More

Odisha teen injured after he falls off terrace in bid to shoot TikTok video

India, Oct. 15 -- Making a TikTok video proved costly for a 19-year-old youth in Rourkela on Tuesday after he fell off a two-storeyed building and suffered critical injuries. The police said Anil Goc... Read More

Odisha policeman transferred after clicking selfie with murder accused

India, Oct. 15 -- A police inspector in Odisha's Puri district has been transferred after his selfie with a murder accused went viral on social media. Bulu Munda, inspector-in-charge of Chandrabhaga ... Read More

Odisha police officer suspended for clicking selfie with murder accused

India, Oct. 15 -- The Odisha police department suspended a police inspector of coastal Puri district late Tuesday evening after his selfie with a murder accused went viral, officials said. The viral p... Read More

Odisha man presumed dead wakes up minutes before cremation

India, Oct. 13 -- A 52-year-old man of Odisha presumed dead by a bolt of lightning woke up from his funeral pier on Sunday, minutes before he was to be set on fire much to the surprise of his family. ... Read More