Umerkote Bridge Collapse: Absconding Assistant Engineer Asit Patra Arrested

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- Nabarangpur: The Nabarangpur Police on Sunday arrested Assistant Engineer Asit Patra in connection with the collapse of the under-construction bridge near Talapadar village und... Read More

Annual Census Of Dolphin Begins In Chilika

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- Bhubaneswar: The annual headcount exercise of dolphins inhabiting in the backwaters of Chilika Lake began on Sunday. Official sources said, 18 teams comprising 109 officials f... Read More

Weather Update: Fog Envelopes Several Parts Of Odisha, Mild Frost In Sundargarh (See Pics)

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Bhubaneswar: A thick blanket of fog enveloped several parts of the state, affecting lives in the early hours on Saturday. Twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar witnessed fog ... Read More

Odisha Introduces Commerce Stream In 30 Adarsha Vidyalayas From 2021-22 Academic Session

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has allowed opening of commerce stream at higher secondary level in 30 Odisha Adarsha Vidyalayas (OAVs) from the new academic session 2021-22... Read More

Meet The Covid Warriors Of Odisha Who Received The First Shot Of Vaccine Today (IN PICS)

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Bhubaneswar: As soon as Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the world's largest Covid-19 vaccination drive across India at 10.30 am via video conference on Saturday, Odish... Read More

Cold Wave Returns To Odisha, Yellow Warning For Two Districts

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- Bhubaneswar: After a rise in minimum temperature for the past few days, the cold wave conditions have returned to Odisha throwing normal lives out of gear in several parts of t... Read More

Odisha: Cops Seize Ganja Worth Over Rs 4 Lakh After Hot Chase, Nab 2 Peddlers

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- Koraput: Continuing its crackdown on illegal ganja smuggling in the State, police seized around 134.6 kilograms of the narcotic substance near Kanagaon village under Machkund a... Read More

Nayagarh Minor Girl Murder: RTI Disclosure Puts Question Mark Over Govt Claim

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- Nayagarh: The case pertaining to the alleged abduction, rape and murder of a five-year-old girl from Nayagarh took a curious turn on Friday when a RTI disclosure raised some se... Read More

Covid-19 Vaccination At 6 Centres In Bhubaneswar, 9k Health Workers To Get Shots In First Phase

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- Bhubaneswar: Around 9,000 healthcare workers will be administered vaccine shots at six different sites in the first phase of Covid-19 inoculation drive, beginning tomorrow in B... Read More

Odisha Weather Update: Met Centre Predicts Fog, Fall In Night Temperature

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 14 -- Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar said that fog- shallow to moderate- will occur in several parts of Odisha for the next two days. This will be acc... Read More