Over Rs 500cr labour welfare fund unused in Odisha: High Court orders special audit

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 20 -- The Orissa High Court has directed the State government to undertake a special audit of funds meant for construction workers and disbursal of the amount to the beneficiaries un... Read More

Farmers spill paddy on roads as katni chatni protests rage across Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 19 -- Hundreds of farmers in Odisha took to streets on Thursday and threw paddy on the roads as mark of the protests against katni chatni in paddy procurement raged through several d... Read More

Adarsha Vidyalaya admission: BSE Odisha begins application process for entrance test, check details

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 19 -- The Board of Secondary Education (BSE), Odisha has opened the online process for entrance test for Class-VI and lateral entry for Class-VII, VIII and IX for the 2023-24 academi... Read More

Odisha high school teacher recruitment: Over 72000 applicants for 7540 vacancies, prelims in March

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 19 -- A whopping 72585 teaching aspirants have applied for the posts of regular teachers in the Government Secondary Schools, which is nearly 10 times more than the advertised vacanc... Read More

Orissa HC trashes 2019 State Film Awards, orders publication of fresh award list in a month

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 19 -- The 'duty of judgement' is a sacred one; be it a judge of law or the jury of the cine awards, observed the Orissa High Court while nullifying the Odisha State Film Awards-2019.... Read More

Police Dadagiri: Jajpur IIC threatens on-duty OTV journalist covering farmers' agitation

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 19 -- An on-duty journalist of Odisha Television Limited (OTV), a leading Odia news channel, was threatened and misbehaved with by a police officer in full public view in Jajpur dist... Read More

Black marketing of Hockey World Cup tickets ahead of India match, engineering student among 5 held

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- The craze for the ongoing FIH Men's Hockey World Cup in Odisha and the unavailability of match tickets have created an opportunity for some people to sell tickets in the black ... Read More

Stampede at Malkangiri Malyabanta Mahotsav leaves 3 injured

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- Barely four days after a stampede on Gopinathpur-Badamba T Bridge in Athagarh on the occasion of Makar Sankranti left one person dead and 20 others injured, a similar incident ... Read More

OSSC invites applications for 189 technical posts, check detailed advertisement

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has released a fresh notification for the recruitment to different technical posts under the directorate of ESI scheme Odisha, Bhub... Read More

10-pillar strategy prepared for mitigation of human-elephant conflict: Odisha govt to HC

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- The Odisha forest department on Wednesday submitted an affidavit in the Orissa High Court detailing the action plan for protection of elephants in the State. A bench comprisin... Read More