Vedanta unrest: Situation limping back to normalcy

Lanjigarh, March 19 -- Situation at the Vedanta refinery at Lanjigarh returned to normalcy today following a meeting between security personnel and labourers in the presence of Kalahandi SP, B Gangadh... Read More

Criminal nabbed after encounter in Cuttack, 3 cops injured

Cuttack, March 19 -- The Cuttack Malgodown Police nabbed notorious criminal Munu alias Manoj Swain after an encounter in the wee hours today. Sources said the accused is allegedly involved in the brut... Read More

Elections 2019: BJP alleges poll code violation by Brahmagiri MLA

Puri, March 17 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today alleged that Brahmagiri MLA Sanjay Das Burma violated the model code of conduct by landing helicopter at Rebana Nuagaon Kerandia helipad in Pur... Read More

'Unconscious' man declared dead, sent for post-mortem in Odisha

Bhadrak, March 17 -- In a serious case of medical negligence, an alive man was allegedly declared dead by a doctor and sent for post-mortem at Bhadrak district headquarters hospital in the district on... Read More

Leopard skin smuggling: Probe hints animals were shot by poachers

Sambalpur, March 16 -- Preliminary investigation into the seizure of four leopard skins in Kuchinda of Sambalpur district on Friday, revealed that there are holes in the seized skins and there is a hi... Read More

Lack of fire safety equipment at Khurda hospital endangering patients, staff

Khurda, March 16 -- While the Centre and the State government are focussed on extending universal healthcare coverage to the people, infrastructure at government hospitals leaves much to be desired. A... Read More

Will return money to chit fund investors within a year if voted to power: BJP

Bhubaneswar, March 15 -- Slamming the Odisha government for neglecting the demands of the investors duped by several chit fund companies, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today promised to identify an... Read More

Incomplete projects trigger resentment among Cuttack residents

Cuttack, March 15 -- Resentment is now brewing among people in Cuttack over several welfare projects which are yet to be completed. Though the foundation stone for several projects were laid in the pa... Read More

Maoist posters found in Rayagada

Rayagada, March 15 -- Several posters, purportedly pasted by Bansadhar-Ghumusar-Nagbali divisional committee of the Maoists, were found at four places in Niyamgiri region under Kalyansinghpur block in... Read More

No end to plight of migrant workers from Odisha

Bhubaneswar, March 15 -- Instances of exploitation of migrant labourers continue to be a big concern for Odisha partly due to ignorance of labourers and proactive action on part of the administration.... Read More