301 new Covid positive in BBSR

BHUBANESWAR, Sept. 24 -- State capital city Bhubaneswar on Wednesday registered 301 new Covid-19 positive cases. With this, the city's total positive count rose to 19,544, out of which 3,711 were acti... Read More

State reports highest single-day deaths of 15

BHUBANESWAR, Sept. 24 -- The Covid-19 death toll climbed to 736 as 15 more patients succumbed to the virus on Wednesday, the highest so far in a single day in the State. Four patients died in Bhubane... Read More

OHRC helps youth denied treatment at hospital

BHUBANESWAR, Sept. 24 -- The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) on Wednesday ordered a Bhubaneswar private hospital to conduct surgery of an injured youth who tested positive for Covid-19. Hearing... Read More

Hirakud water level nears maximum point

SAMBALPUR, Sept. 24 -- The water level in Hirakud reservoir was just below the maximum point of 630 feet on Thursday. Current rains in the upper catchment area in Chhattisgarh due to low pressure in B... Read More

Fire officer held taking bribe

BHAWANIPATNA, Sept. 24 -- Vigilance officials on Wednesday arrested Anupam Bag, Station Officer, Narla Fire Station in Kalahandi district, for allegedly demanding and receiving a bribe of Rs 4,000. A... Read More

Power tariff hike opposed

BHUBANESWAR, Sept. 24 -- The Samajwadi Party (SP) strongly opposed the hike in the power tariff from October 1. In a statement, SP State president Rabi Behera demanded that the decision be withdrawn f... Read More

Covid hospitals to have 24X7 helpdesks

BHUBANESWAR, Sept. 24 -- The State Government has directed all Covid hospitals, both Government and private ones, to operate a 24X7 dedicated help desk with a dedicated telephone within a week in orde... Read More

'Create scope for PwDs for productive lives'

BHUBANESWAR, Sept. 24 -- The unprecedented disruption of lives of unorganised workers and urban poor due to the pandemic and lockdown has impacted Persons with Disability (PwDs) the most. They are str... Read More

Pension Adalat Organised at CCL

Ranchi, Sept. 24 -- A Pension Adalat was organized at Vichar Manch of Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) Headquarter. Ranchi on Wednesday in the presence of about 150 retired employees of the company. ... Read More

Sarla Birla Varsity celebrates 3rd Foundation Day

Ranchi, Sept. 24 -- Third Foundation Day was organized by Sarla Birla University, Ranchi, Jharkhand on Wednesday, in which BK Dalan, Pro -Chancellor of the University as the Chief Guest, Treasurer of ... Read More