One lakh artisan families in Odisha to benefit from PM Vishwakarma scheme

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 15 -- As the Central government is all set to launch the Pradhan Mantri Vishwakarma scheme on September 17, at least one lakh artisan families in Odisha are expected to benefit. Th... Read More

Public transport scheme, LAccMI gets Odisha Cabinet nod

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 15 -- The Odisha Cabinet on Friday gave its nod to the 'Location Accessible Multi-modal Initiative' (LAccMI) scheme which aims to ensure sustainable and affordable transportation. ... Read More

Sarpanches in Odisha up in arms over excessive 'Officer Raj' in Panchayats

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 15 -- Hundreds of Sarpanches took to the streets in Bhubaneswar on Friday alleging excessive interference of government officials, mainly Block Development Officers (BDOs) in Pancha... Read More

Jobless engineers resort to shoe polishing on Engineers' Day

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 15 -- Interesting scenes unfolded in front of the Water Resource Department office in Bhubaneswar as jobless civil engineers were seen polishing shoes on Engineers' Day on Friday. ... Read More

27 Scrub Typhus cases detected in one day in Odisha's Sundargarh

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 15 -- As many as 27 Scrub Typhus positive cases were detected on Thursday in Sundargarh district taking the total number of patients in the district to 162 so far. As per reports, ... Read More

No decision yet on Puri Srimandir Mahaprasad rate chart

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 13 -- No unanimous decision on the rate of Mahaprasad in Puri Srimandir could be made at the disciplinary committee meeting held on Wednesday. However, other decisions were taken i... Read More

'No extortion' drive falls flat as bus owners allege police inaction

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 13 -- The 'no-extortion' or 'Dada Bati Ku Na' drive by the Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Commissionerate Police seems to have fallen flat as the bus owners in Bhubaneswar's Baramunda Bus Stan... Read More

Tata, Hyundai to continue with diesel engines despite Gadkari snub

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 13 -- Despite Nitin Gadkari's comments on diesel-powered vehicles in India, Hyundai is likely to proceed with the diesel-powered new Creta for the Indian market. Gadkari mentioned o... Read More

Jajpur medical college and hospital to be named after King Jajati Keshari

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 13 -- The Jajpur Medical College and Hospital will be named after King Jajati Keshari, informed the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) on Wednesday. Jajati Keshari, the famous Somavansi... Read More

Odisha primary school teachers stage dharna as govt seeks application for 20k posts

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 11 -- As the Odisha government floated an advertisement for the recruitment of 20,000 junior teachers on a schematic basis, primary school teachers across the State have begun stagi... Read More