3 students fall sick after drinking contaminated water in Bhadrak school

Bhadrak, Aug. 21 -- At least three students, including two girls of Bhadrak Zilla School were taken ill allegedly after drinking contaminated water in the school yesterday. Sources said three Class 7... Read More

Priyadarshi Mishra takes charge as Housing Board head in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 21 -- Former legislator Priyadarshi Mishra today too charge as the chairperson of Odisha State Housing Board. In the recent appointment by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Mishra was ... Read More

Dowry Death! 3 months after marriage, woman found dead in Odisha

Nabarangpur, Aug. 21 -- Barely three and a half months after marriage, a woman was allegedly killed by her in-laws over dowry at Kakudiamba village under Maidalpur police limits in Nabarangpur distric... Read More

'Rahurekha Lagi' ritual at Srimandir today; no darshan for 5 hrs

Puri, Aug. 21 -- The general darshan at Srimandir will be prohibited for 5 hours here on Wednesday for conduct of Rahurekha Lagi ritual of deities on the auspicious Rekha Panchami (fifth day of Krushn... Read More

Odisha: 2 killed in truck collision in Khordha

Khordha, Aug. 21 -- In an unfortunate incident, two persons were killed after a speeding truck hit a stationary truck near Belpada Chhak in Balugaon area of Khordha district this morning. The decease... Read More

Odisha integrates directorates with respective departments

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 21 -- In order to streamline the functioning of directorates and speed up the process of decision making, Odisha Government has integrated different directorates with their respectiv... Read More

Odisha: Two gates of Hirakud dam closed today

Sambalpur, Aug. 21 -- In view falling of water level at Hirakud dam, the authorities decided to close two more gates of the reservoir today. With closure of two gates, the floodwater is being release... Read More

Dreaded criminal injured in police encounter in Odisha's Cuttack

Cuttack, Aug. 21 -- A notorious criminal was injured in an encounter with police at Jagatpur in Odisha's Cuttack today. Manoj Patra alias Amit, the criminal, sustained bullet injuries on his right le... Read More

Brawl erupts at panchayat samiti meeting in Odisha's Rayagada

Rayagada, Aug. 21 -- In an unusual incident, a brawl erupted between a panchayat samiti member and a zilla parishad member at a panchayat samiti meeting at Gunupur in Odisha's Rayagada district, today... Read More

Odisha's Lilima Minz completes 150 International caps for India

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 21 -- Indian Women's Hockey Team Midfielder Lilima Minz, who hails from Odisha, today achieved the milestone of playing 150 International matches for the country. Lilima achieved th... Read More