Fire Reported At Khandagiri Hills In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, March 5 -- Bhubaneswar: Close on the heels of raging fire in Similipal National Park which has become a major cause of concern, another wildfire was reported from Khandagiri hills in Bhub... Read More

Covid-19 Vaccination Of Prisoners: Odisha Govt Asks Officials To Draw Up Plan

Bhubaneswar, March 5 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Friday directed Collectors, Municipal Commissioners, and CDMs and PHOs to draw up plan for vaccination of prisoners above 60 years and 45 ... Read More

Odisha: Covid-Ravaged MSME Units Cry For Govt Attention

Bhubaneswar, March 5 -- Bhubaneswar: At a time when Odisha government is signing MoU for setting up of mega industrial units, there seems to be no 'Sanjivani' for the MSME sector ravaged by Covid-19 p... Read More

Odisha: Lawyer Held For Producing Fake Court Order To Release Seized Vehicle

Bhubaneswar, March 5 -- Sambalpur: A lawyer has been arrested for allegedly preparing a fake court order to facilitate release of a vehicle from police station in Sambalpur district. The accused has ... Read More

BJP Demands Immediate Withdrawal Of BMC's 'Jizya Tax'

Bhubaneswar, March 5 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha unit of BJP on Friday came down heavily on the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) by drawing an equation of its holding tax with the Jizya tax. Ji... Read More

Odisha Govt Scraps Vedanta MoU For Kalahandi Med College

Bhubaneswar, March 3 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Wednesday terminated a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed with Vedanta Ltd for construction of teaching hospital for the medical col... Read More

Border Row: Odisha Pulls Out All The Stops To Safeguard Territory

Bhubaneswar, March 3 -- Bhubaneswar: Amid mounting pressure and accusations from all quarters over the accelerating border disputes with neighbouring States, the Odisha government seems to have got in... Read More

'Petrol Adulteration' At Filling Station In Bhubaneswar Irks Public

Bhubaneswar, March 3 -- Bhubaneswar: At a time when skyrocketing fuel prices are pinching the pockets of customers, alleged adulteration of petrol triggered tension at a filling station in Bhubaneswar... Read More

Pipili Bypoll: Preparations Final, Odisha Awaits ECI Nod, Says Chief Electoral Officer

Bhubaneswar, March 3 -- Puri: Even the Election Commission of India (ECI) is yet to announce the date of the by-election to Pipili assembly constituency in Puri district, Odisha Chief Electoral Office... Read More

Odisha Govt Lottery System For Liquor Shop Licence Leaves Traders In Lurch, Opposition Cries Foul

Bhubaneswar, March 2 -- Bhubaneswar: The decision of the Odisha government to award liquor shop licences through lottery system has sparked a row with the Opposition alleging that the move is aimed at... Read More