Paralakhemundi ACF death: Wife Bidya Bharati undergoes lie detector test in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 20 -- Bidya Bharati, wife of deceased Paralakhemundi Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) Soumya Ranjan Mohapatra, underwent lie detector test at the State Forensic Science Laborat... Read More

Bhubaneswar: Body of minor boy who was swept away in drain recovered

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 20 -- Body of 15-year-old Jyotiprakash Behera, who was swept away in a drain in Shatabdi Nagar here yesterday, was recovered, today. Fire services personnel found the body at a bus... Read More

510 more test positive for COVID-19 in Odisha; TPR 0.81%

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 20 -- Odisha reported 510 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours while a total of 62509 samples were tested in the state, yesterday. The Test Positivity Rate (TPR) for the day st... Read More

Odisha primary schools likely to reopen in October

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 20 -- Primary schools across Odisha, which were closed due to the COVID-19 situation, are likely to reopen in October as the School and Mass Education Department of the State Govern... Read More

Another bar sealed in Bhubaneswar over COVID-19 norm violation

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 20 -- The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) last night sealed Moody Blues Bar & Restaurant at Gajapati Nagar here over violation of COVID-19 guidelines. A Joint Enforcement S... Read More

COVID-19 lockdown caused only a temporary reduction in carbon emissions: UN Report

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 20 -- COVID-19 lockdown did not slow the relentless advance of climate change. There is no sign that we are growing back greener, as carbon dioxide emissions are rapidly increasing ... Read More

Fact check: Will the Barabati Stadium host a T20I between India and West Indies in February 2022?

Cuttack, Sept. 20 -- According to several media reports, the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack will host a T20I between India and the West Indies on February 15 in 2022. As per the official schedule releas... Read More

Hirakud Dam opens 6 gates to release floodwaters

Sambalpur, Sept. 20 -- Hirakud Dam authorities today opened six sluice gates in two phases to release excess floodwaters from the reservoir. Earlier in the morning, three gates were opened after wate... Read More

Virat Kohli to step down as Captain of RCB

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 19 -- Cricketer Virat Kohli today announced to step down from Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captaincy after IPL 2021. In an official video, Kohli said, "This'll be my last IPL ... Read More

Heavy rain likely over Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- Isolated heavy rainfall activity is very likely over Odisha and Gangetic West Bengal to continue till Monday while isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall activity is likely to co... Read More