Youth roughed up for firing to extort money

Jagatsinghpur, March 21 -- A youth was hospitalised after being thrashed by locals for allegedly firing at another youth for extortion near Kania village under Balikuda police limits in the district l... Read More

Kandhamal MP Pratyusha to join Congress: OPCC Chief

Bhubaneswar, March 21 -- Kandhamal MP and former BJD leader Pratyusha Rajeswari Singh will soon join Congress, informed Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) chief Niranjan Patnaik on Thursday. Pra... Read More

Selection committee recommends two members of Lokayukta in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- The State Lokayukta selection committee headed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has selected two names- one judicial, another non-judicial as the members of the panel. The nam... Read More

Intel reports on CM's candidature from Hinjili: CP issues notice to three BJP leaders

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- The Commissionerate Police today issued notices to three BJP leaders - State BJP vice-president Samir Mohanty, Spokesperson Golak Mohapatra and Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha ch... Read More

Weather Alert: Mercury to soar above 40 deg C in Odisha after March 22

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- The Bhubaneswar Meteorological Department Wednesday has predicted that the temperature will be rising across Odisha after two days, i.e, from March 23. Temperature in many pla... Read More

Exodus from BJD continues as 'Insulted' Gunupur MLA Trinath Gomango quits

Rayagada, March 18 -- At a time when ticket asiprants continue to throng Naveen Niwas to hand over their profiles to BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, the ruling party seems to be grappli... Read More

Maoist posters calling poll boycott surfaces in Kandhamal

Kandhamal, March 17 -- Fresh Maoist posters and banners surfaced at Kandibanda village along National Highway-59 between Daringbadi and Baliguda in Kandhamal district on Sunday. The Baghuna divisional... Read More

Big names on property tax defaulters' list in Puri

Puri, March 17 -- The Puri Municipality has issued notices to several business establishments as well as individuals over pending holding tax amounting to over Rs 1 crore. Among the prominent defaulte... Read More

Tribal girl students do a foot-march to meet Collector in Mayurbhanj

Mayurbhanj, March 17 -- As many as 15 girl students of Mukund High School in Morada block of the district today vacated their hostel and marched on foot to lodge their grievances before Mayurbhanj Col... Read More

Man arrested for beating wife to death in Mayurbhanj

Baripada, March 16 -- Police on Friday arrested a man for allegedly beating his wife to death in his house at Chaturisahi village under Kaptipada police limits of Mayurbhanj district. As per reports,... Read More