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As Kalia scheme bleeds treasury Odisha converges it with PM-Kisan scheme

India, Dec. 8 -- The Naveen Patnaik government in Odisha has decided to converge its farmer assistance project Kalia with PM-Kisan scheme to minimize the impact on the state's fiscal health even as op... Read More


Second Odisha tribal school girl found pregnant in two days

India, Dec. 8 -- A class 10 student of a tribal residential school in Odisha's Koraput district was found to be pregnant during a medical check-up on December 4, making it the second such shocking dis... Read More


17-year-old Odisha girl raped, blackmailed for three months

India, Dec. 5 -- Even as opposition BJP continued to demand Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's resignation over the alleged gang rape of a minor girl by a dismissed constable, two more cases of se... Read More


Industrialist Rita Singh released after 24-hours by agitating Odisha plant workers

India, Dec. 4 -- Chairman-cum-managing director of Mesco Steel, 49-year-old Rita Singh, was rescued on Wednesday afternoon from 24-hour-long confinement by hundreds of her Odisha plant workers, who we... Read More


Odisha student gets Nasa invite for drone project, turns out was a bluff

India, Dec. 2 -- About a month and a half after a 14-year-old boy in Odisha was feted over the reported selection of his project in a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) contest, poli... Read More


Odisha student's invite for 'Nasa drone project' turns out to be a con

India, Dec. 2 -- About a month and a half after a 14-year-old boy in Odisha was feted over the reported selection of his project in a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) contest, poli... Read More


Odisha student gets 'Nasa invite' for drone project, turns out was a bluff

India, Dec. 2 -- About a month and a half after a 14-year-old boy in Odisha was feted over the reported selection of his project in a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) contest, poli... Read More


Woman biker refuses to pay fine for not wearing helmet, video of spat with cops goes viral

India, Dec. 2 -- As police and transport departments in Odisha started enforcing traffic rules, the video of a woman motorcyclist in Cuttack refusing to pay a fine for not wearing a helmet has gone vi... Read More


'Govt has taken a host of measures to tackle low GDP': PK Mishra

India, Nov. 29 -- On a day when India's GDP growth fell to 4.5% for the July-September quarter, its worst in the last 6 years, principal secretary to the Prime Minister, PK Mishra, admitted that India... Read More


Odisha has no plans to either open or audit Jagannath temple vault

India, Nov. 26 -- The Odisha government has no plans either to open or audit the Ratna Bhandar (vault) of the 12th century Jagannath temple in Puri and make an inventory of the jewellery and precious ... Read More