Odisha's Covid-19 Active Case Count Nears 8,000-Mark; 1379 New Cases In 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar, April 11 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha continued to report 1000-plus Covid-19 cases for the third consecutive day with 1379 new cases being reported from different parts of the State in the last... Read More

Murder Over Sorcery Suspicion: Five Arrested For Killing 75-Year-Old Man In Odisha's Ganjam

Bhubaneswar, April 11 -- Berhampur: At least five persons were arrested on Saturday for allegedly killing an elderly man on suspicion of practicing sorcery at Dhimiripankal village under Badagada poli... Read More

Utkal University Students Protest BMC's Decision Of Closure Of Hostels

Bhubaneswar, April 9 -- Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of students of Utkal University blocked National Highway-16 near Vani Vihar Square on Friday morning protesting the decision of the Bhubaneswar Municipal ... Read More

Odisha Reports 1,282 Covid-19 Cases, 1 Death In 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar, April 9 -- Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 tally in Odisha jumped to 3,46,808 on Friday when 1,282 more people tested positive for the infection, the highest single-day rise this year, while th... Read More

OTET 2021: Over 1.25 Lakh Candidates Appear Examination In 491 Centres

Bhubaneswar, April 9 -- Bhubaneswar: Around 1,25,880 candidates appeared the Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) 2021 conducted by the Board Of Secondary Education (BSE) at 491 exam centres across ... Read More

Baby Boy Scavenges Leftover From Discarded Plate At Tribal Hamlet In Odisha's Sundargarh, Video Goes Viral

Bhubaneswar, April 8 -- Sundargarh: The death of 19 children due to malnutrition at Nagada village in Odisha's Jajpur district in July, 2016 had evoked outrage not only in the State but across the cou... Read More

Rukuna Rath Yatra Of Lord Lingaraj To Be Observed Without Public Participation

Bhubaneswar, April 8 -- Bhubaneswar: The famous Rukuna Rath Yatra, the annual chariot festival of Lord Lingaraj in Bhubaneswar, which is scheduled for April 20 this year will be pulled without the par... Read More

Dhenkanal: 30-ft Breach In Rengali Dam Inundates Acres Of Farmland, Triggers Panic In Villages

Bhubaneswar, April 8 -- Dhenkanal: A 30-feet breach in the Rengali Left Bank Canal Division No-III near Lembupala village under Baunsapala panchayat of Dhenkanal district inundated acres of farmland n... Read More

Covid-19 Odisha Update: One Dies, 791 People Test Positive In Highest Single-Day Spike This Year

Bhubaneswar, April 7 -- Bhubaneswar: After registering 500-plus cases for the last two days, the Covid-19 cases in Odisha saw a steep rise on Wednesday when 791 people tested positive for the infectio... Read More

Odisha: Tara Tarini Temple To Remain Closed For Devotees On Wednesdays

Bhubaneswar, April 7 -- Berhampur: The Ganjam district administration has issued fresh guidelines for devotees visiting Tara Tarini Temple for darshan and for the ongoing Chaitra Mela in view of the r... Read More