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

Dutee Chand in dope net ahead of Asian Games, sprinter terms reports fake

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- Odia star sprinter Dutee Chand has been provisionally suspended after adverse analytical finding traced in her urine sample, as per the reports of the national media. Reacting... Read More

Singer Humane Sagar in soup, wife lodges police complaint over domestic violence

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- Odia playback singer Humane Sagar has landed in trouble after his wife brought serious allegations of domestic violence against him. The singer's wife Shriya Mishra reportedly... Read More

Odisha floats global tender to divest 49 pc stake in OPGC disinvestment

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- The Odisha government has initiated the process for the proposed disinvestment of 49 per cent stake in Odisha Power Generation Corporation (OPGC), a profit-making Public Sector... Read More

OAS officer lands in vigilance dragnet over DA case

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- An Odisha Administrative Service (OAS) officer has come under vigilance scanner for allegedly accumulating assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. The OAS offi... Read More

UPSC, OPSC exam dates clash: Odisha Civil Services Mains rescheduled, check revised dates

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has rescheduled the Odisha Civil Services (OCS) Main Examination, 2021 scheduled to be conducted from February 21 to March 10, 2023.... Read More

Orissa HC denies anticipatory bail to Archana Nag's aide in honey trap case

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- In a major blow to Shradhanjali Behera, the associate of honey trap case mastermind Archana Nag, the Orissa High Court on Tuesday refused to grant her anticipatory bail that wo... Read More

UGC extends last date to submit feedback on foreign varsities campuses in India

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- The University Grants Commission (UGC) has announced the extension of the deadline to receive comments/suggestions/feedback on University Grants Commission (Setting up and Oper... Read More

Protest over 'OTET irregularities': BSE Odisha seeks tough action against agitating teachers

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- The Board of Secondary Education (BSE), Odisha has suggested tough action against some teachers who recently participated in a protest outside its office in Cuttack alleging ir... Read More

Kirandul-Visakhapatnam train derails near Sivalingapuram

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- Passengers on board Visakhapatnam-Kirandul train (08551) had a providential escape after one coach of the train derailed on Tuesday. As per railway sources, one wheel set of a... Read More