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Underreporting Covid-19 Deaths: Study Claims Odisha Recorded 22000 Excess Deaths In Apr-Jun 2021

Bhubaneswar, July 25 -- On July 25, Odisha with 68 deaths due to Covid-19 figured among the top 3-states with new deaths, Maharashtra and Kerala were the other two. The trend is being maintained by th... Read More


Heady Mix Of Greed And Ambition Crowned Haider A Gangster

Bhubaneswar, July 24 -- It's the greed for luxury and the ambition to become rich, which has made the humble rickshaw puller Shiekh Haider trudgeinto the world of crime and wear the dreaded gangster h... Read More


Nirbhaya Fund Underuse Galore In Odisha, Many Schemes Remain On Paper Only

Bhubaneswar, July 24 -- Even as sexual offences against women in the State have grown nearly 3-times (2.9) between 2010 and 2020, the Odisha government seems to have a very lackadaisical attitude in i... Read More


No Jobs For 18.6 lakh Youths In Odisha in 2019-20 Vs 17.3 lakh in 2018-19: PLFS

Bhubaneswar, July 23 -- The youth unemployment rate in Odisha remains grim. For the second year in a row, the rate of joblessness among the youths (15-29 years age-group) in the State wasin double-dig... Read More


No Rain In 25 Dists For Next 48-hrs, Extremely Heavy Rain In Odisha From July 28-30

Bhubaneswar, July 23 -- With the low pressure area lying over Odisha, the skyline of the State is today clouded by rain-bearing clouds. However, with the system shifting farther towards the northwest,... Read More


Odisha ACF's Death: Know What Hurdles Police Face

Bhubaneswar, July 22 -- Even as the police have been continuing with the investigation into the unnatural death of the former Assistant Conservator of Forests, Paralakhemundi, Soumyranjan Mahapatra on... Read More


Thunderstruck Odisha: 250 of 365 Days In 2020 Were Thunderous In State!

Bhubaneswar, July 22 -- A thundering number for Odisha. Last year, as many as 250 of the 365 days had been thunderous days. What looks mindboggling is Odisha had recorded over 6.6k cloud-to-ground lig... Read More


Low Pressure Near Odisha Coast: Check Time, Places Under Rain AndLightning Spell

Bhubaneswar, July 22 -- With the low-pressure area taking shape in the northwest Bay of Bengal, nearOdisha coasts, the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) has predicted thunderstorms at ma... Read More


Capping COVID19 Second Wave: Mumbai, UP Show The Way For Odisha

Bhubaneswar, July 21 -- Even as Odisha struggles hard to bring the daily new Covid-19 cases down to a three-digit level, the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government has successfully capped the da... Read More


Low Pressure On July 23, 27: Odisha To Record Mumbai Like Heavy Rain

Bhubaneswar, July 21 -- With Mumbai virtually reeling under waist-deep water, and when IMD predicts an intense spell of rainfall in the coming 3-4 hours, Odisha will be going to have its Mumbai moment... Read More