Covid Surge: 4 More Places In Bhubaneswar Turn Containment Zones

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 6 -- With the rapid rise in the number of new Covid infections and the threat of Omicron variant which, as per experts, has the potential to trigger the third wave of Covid-19, the B... Read More

Odisha STF Seizes Two Leopard Hides, Arrests 2 Poachers In Mayurbhanj

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 6 -- The Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Police and forest officials of Betnoti range have arrested two persons from near SCB Junior College at Ragdha under Betnoti Police limits ... Read More

Covid Vaccination For 15-18 Age Group Begins In Odisha Amid Omicron Surge

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 3 -- Amid the swelling cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19, the vaccination drive for teens between the age of 15 and 18 years kicked off today at several dedicated session sites ac... Read More

Bargarh Cement Factory Official's 9-Year-Old Son Rescued After Kidnapping

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 3 -- A nine-year-old boy who was allegedly kidnapped by two bike-borne miscreants from outside his house at Cement Nagar in ACC Colony of Bargarh Town on Sunday evening was rescued b... Read More

Odia Youth Dibakar Performs Yoga In Uttarakhand Temple At Sub-Zero Temperature; Wins Hearts

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 3 -- A youth from Odisha performing Surya Namaskar and different asanas of Yoga outside the Tunganath Temple located in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand under extreme conditions h... Read More

NGT Directs STF Probe Into Illegal Mining On Jagannath Land In Khordha

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 3 -- The National Green Tribunal (NGT), the country's apex environment watchdog has directed to form a Special Task Force (STF) and a high-level joint committee to investigate and ta... Read More

Odisha Reports 424 COVID New Cases, Highest In Over Two Months

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 2 -- Odisha on Sunday reported 424 new cases of Covid-19, including 67 positives from the 0-18 year age group, and one death in the last 24 hours. Careful study of the Health departm... Read More

Cuttack Boy Sells Tea On Cycle To Support His Family

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 2 -- The Covid-19 pandemic and consequent curbs like lockdown have left thousands of people jobless. Many have been forced to change their profession and take up odd jobs to earn a l... Read More

Quarrel Over Kite-Flying Leads To Clash In Balasore, 3 Of A Family Injured

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 2 -- As many as three members of a family sustained grievous injuries after they were allegedly attacked by a group of youths following a minor altercation over flying kites at Bates... Read More

Odisha Man Jacks Up House By 4 Feet To Escape Flooding

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 2 -- A house at Uluda village under Bhograi block of Balasore district has become the centre of attention for local residents and passersby after a Haryana-based company started 'rai... Read More