Markets decked up, Twin City residents all set to play Holi tomorrow; demand grows for herbal colours

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- It is Holi time and the wholesale and retail markets of Cuttack city are on an overdrive. People are making a beeline to buy colours, sprays, balloons, masks and other items t... Read More

Surveillance goes for a toss as only 1 CCTV camera out of 38 now functional in Kendrapara town

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- There is resentment at all levels over the defunct CCTV cameras installed at multiple locations in Kendrapara town. Out of the total 38 CCTV cameras, only one is functioning ... Read More

Odisha dips in spirituality on the occasion of Dola Purnima

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- The people in Odisha are having a gala time as they celebrate the most-awaited Dola Purnima festival on Monday. Dola Purnima or full-moon day is celebrated in the month of Fa... Read More

Father-son duo dies in wall collapse incident in Balasore, mother critical

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- In a tragic incident, a youth and his father died after a wall collapsed on them at Paschimabada under Balasore's Jaleswar police limits on Monday. The deceased youth's mother... Read More

Volkswagen may bring its hot hatch Polo back to India, but with a twist

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- Volkswagen could bring back its much-loved Polo brand in India but in a different avatar altogether. The Polo has been their most affordable hatchback which Volkswagen had di... Read More

There is an undercurrent against BJD in Odisha; who is actual leader of BJD, questions BJP's LS candidate Aparajita Sarangi

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- After being re-nominated by the BJP to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections from Bhubaneswar, senior leader Aparajita Sarangi on Monday targeted the ruling Biju Janata Dal... Read More

Diarrhoea outbreak: Medical team to inspect drinking water purification system in Hirakud

Bhubaneswar, March 25 -- On the heels of a diarrhoea outbreak in Sambalpur's Hirakud, the special medical team from Bhubaneswar will inspect the water purification system in the town on Monday. The m... Read More

Another opium poppy plantation found in Similipal; plantations worth Rs 28 crore destroyed so far

Bhubaneswar, March 23 -- The dense forests of Similipal National Park in Mayurbhanj have hidden many things inside it. However, among many things, nobody had thought to find hectares of opium poppy pl... Read More

Largely 'neglected' Pataleshwar shrine on Odisha's Niyamagiri hills cries for attention

Bhubaneswar, March 23 -- Chatikana is at a distance of 44 km from Rayagada district headquarters. It is home to the vast Niyamgiri hills, which are part of the Eastern Ghats. At the foot of this hill ... Read More

Arrest warrant issued against former MP Jayaram Pangi for 'cheating' his driver of Rs 86 lakh

Bhubaneswar, March 23 -- Trouble mounted for former MP and Congress leader Jayaram Pangi after the Pottangi court issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against him basing on the complaint of his driver... Read More