OFDC Official Dies Due To 'Mental Harassment', Grief-Stricken Daughter Attempts Suicide

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 24 -- Jharsuguda: An employee of the Odisha Forest Development Corporation Ltd (OFDC) in Jharsuguda died on Tuesday following alleged work pressure and mental harassment by higher au... Read More

6 Years On, Mayurbhanj's Sono Barrage Project Hangs Fire

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 24 -- Baripada: The fate of a barrage project on Sono river is hanging in balance even as six years have passed since the foundation stone of the project was laid. Chief Minister Na... Read More

Odisha Govt Suspends Cuttack Deputy Collector

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 24 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday placed the deputy collector (Revenue) of Cuttack, Bibekananda Parida under suspension with immediate effect. The OAS officer has ... Read More

SnackVideo, AliExpress Among 43 Mobile Apps Banned In India Over Security Issues

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 24 -- New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday blocked access to 43 mobile applications by users in India under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act. The action was taken based on ... Read More

Odisha: Asst Professor With Assets Worth Rs 2 Crore Arrested By Vigilance

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 24 -- Bhubaneswar: The Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday arrested Prasanna Kumar Mishra, an assistant professor of an engineering college in Bhubaneswar after detecting disproportionate a... Read More

UP Brothers Defrauded Of Rs 70K On Pretext Of Marriage In Bolangir

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 22 -- Bolangir: The district of Bolangir which often hogs headlines for alleged selling of brides is once again in news for wrong reasons - marriage fraud. According to sources, a m... Read More

Minor Boy's Death Sparks Tension In Bhubaneswar Hospital, Family Alleges Faulty Treatment

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 22 -- Bhubaneswar: Tension ran high at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar on Sunday following death of a 15-year-old boy allegedly due to faulty treatment. According to initial repor... Read More

BJP Plans Puri Bandh Over 'Custodial' Death

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 22 -- Bhubaneswar: The raging controversy over alleged custodial death in Puri continues to intensify with the Odisha unit of BJP on Sunday announcing to observe a complete shutdown ... Read More

Family Awaits Return Of Odia Jawan Missing Since 1965 Indo-Pak War

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 22 -- Bhadrak: The return of 50-year-old Birju Kullu to his native land in Odisha's Sundargarh after serving two decades in a Pakistan jail has brought a ray of hope for the family o... Read More

Angel Of Hope: ASHA Worker Of Odisha Who Defies Odds To Bring Smiles In Others

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 21 -- Ganjam: At a time when the world is struggling under the gloom Covid-19 pandemic, an ASHA worker in Odisha's Ganjam district has set an example for others with her selfless ser... Read More