Odisha woman fakes pregnancy for months to avail govt benefits

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- In a bizarre incident, a woman reportedly staged a fake pregnancy drama for several months in an apparent effort to avail all the government benefits. The incident, which has ... Read More

IMFA organises mega health camp in Choudwar, patients benefited

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- Acclaimed for its humanitarian activities and contributions towards developmental causes, the Bansidhar and Ila Panda Foundation (BIPF), the Corporate Social Responsibility (C... Read More

Odisha Assembly witnesses heat over rice politics

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- The heat of rice politics was felt in the ongoing Budget Session of the Odisha Legislative Assembly on Tuesday with the ruling BJD accusing the Opposition BJP of not allowing ... Read More

Demand for transfer of woman BDO grows louder, CPI (M) observes Koida bandh

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- Intensifying their demands for transfer of Block Development Officer (BDO) Pallabi Rani Raj, the members of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) observed a six-hour bandh fr... Read More

DJ Azex died of asphyxiation, reveals post-mortem report

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- Popular DJ Azex aka Akshay Kumar died due to asphyxiation, revealed the artist's post-mortem report on Tuesday. According to sources, the autopsy report also mentions that th... Read More

Caught on camera: Miscreants snatch gold jewellery from woman on Bhubaneswar streets

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- Despite a plethora of measures by the Commissionerate Police to flatten the rising crime graph in Bhubaneswar, gangs of chain snatchers seem to be having a field day in the St... Read More

Maiden avian survey kicks off in Odisha's Satkosia sanctuary

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- In a first in Odisha, bird survey has kicked off at Satkosia sanctuary in Angul district on Sunday to collect information on varieties and species of birds found in the forest... Read More

Pakhala Dibasa: Odias across globe celebrate quintessential native delicacy

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- From the platter of Odisha's culinary excellence, 'Pakhala' holds a special place in the hearts of every Odia. This humble combination of rice water and curd is a staple in al... Read More

Elephant calf's bone, hide recovered from Satkosia sanctuary

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- At a time the unabated death of elephants in Odisha has triggered an outrage among animal lovers, hide and bones of an elephant calf were recovered from Pampas forest range of... Read More

Naba Nirman Krushak Sangathan protests exploitation, demands Rs 5000 pension

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- The members of Naba Nirman Krushak Sangathan (NNKS) took out a massive rally from Master Canteen square in Bhubaneswar alleging exploitation by Tata Power, on Monday. Accordi... Read More