Odisha Forest Official Accused Of Cheating, Physically Assaulting Woman

NABARANGPUR, Oct. 2 -- : A woman from Nabarangpur district has accused a Forest department official of cheating and torturing her. According to the complaint filed by the woman, the official, who was... Read More

Union Minister Pratap Sarangi Slams Odisha Minister Over Onion Price Rise-Comments

BHUBANESWAR, Oct. 2 -- Union Minister and senior BJP leader, Pratap Sarangi today criticised the Odisha Food Supplies Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain for the latter's response to a question on rising o... Read More

Eviction Near Srimandir: Rs 40 Crore Sanctioned For Land Acquisition 'Not Enough'

PURI, Oct. 2 -- The Odisha government has approved Rs 40 crore to speed up land acquisition and rehabilitation process in the 75 metre area that is being cleared near Srimandir in Puri. Land of around... Read More

Bhadrak Residents Accuse Odisha Govt Of Embezzling Funds Meant For Toilets

BHADRAK, Oct. 2 -- While the Odisha government boasts of improving its sanitation coverage and achieve Swacch Bharat Mission target, some residents of Bhatapada panchayat of Bhadrak have accused the g... Read More

Odisha To Launch 'Mo Sarkar' Tomorrow To Collect Feedback From Citizens

BHUBANESWAR, Oct. 1 -- On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will launch 'Mo Sarkar' programme in police stations and hospitals tomorrow. Ahead of the launch, Police... Read More

Seven Injured In Group Clash Over Fishing In Odisha's Berhampur

BERHAMPUR, Oct. 1 -- As many as seven persons were injured after a clash erupted between two groups of two different villages over past enmity in Berhampur. As per reports, following a dispute over f... Read More

Odisha Woman Loses Block Chairman Post For Violating 2-Child Norm

PHULBANI, Oct. 1 -- A woman in Kandhamal district lost her block chairman post and committee membership on charges that she has more than two children, a norm which disqualifies a person from contesti... Read More

Upcoming Supplementary Budget Of Odisha Likely To Be An 'Adjustment Budget'

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 29 -- Ahead of the supplementary budget 2019-20, the State Finance Department has directed all the administrative departments to refrain from seeking huge funds under one unit and i... Read More

Businessman, Bodyguards Arrested For Celebratory Firing In Odisha

Puri, Sept. 29 -- Days after a video of celebratory firing during a party in Baliasahi area of Puri went viral on social media, Town police arrested a businessman & his three security guards in connec... Read More

Srikant Jena, Niranjan Patnaik bonhomie fuels speculation

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 28 -- A meeting between OPCC chief Niranjan Patnaik and expelled Congress leader Srikant Jena has fuelled speculations of the latter's return to the party. During the 11th day post... Read More