Odisha youth develops 'smart helmet' for safer rides

Rayagada, March 18 -- For safe rides on a two-wheeler, everyone must wear a helmet and to ensure the same, a diploma student of the Gandhi Institute of Science and Technology, Raygada has come up with... Read More

Congress cries foul over video recording of poll meetings

Cuttack, March 17 -- Alleging partiality by the poll observers of the Election Commission, Odisha Congress today asked the reason behind not recording the Salepur meeting of Minister Pratap Jena. Whi... Read More

Turtles Smuggling in Train: Railway police arrests 3 persons, seizes 45 live turtles

Balasore, March 17 -- Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel at the Rupsa railway station on Sunday arrested three persons while they were allegedly trying to smuggle 45 live turtles to Kolkata. Th... Read More

Janardana Pati to contest from Bhubaneswar for CPI (M)

Bhubaneswar, March 16 -- The Central Committee of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) today announced that its senior leader Janardana Pati will contest the polls from Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha constit... Read More

Resentment in Berhampur unit of BJD as members threaten revolt

Berhampur, March 16 -- Resentment is brewing in Berhampur unit of BJD over reports that the sitting MLA Ramesh Chandra Chyau Patnaik might face the axe. During a meeting held in Berhampur, supporters ... Read More

Odisha Congress dares BJD, BJP to prove Rahul wrong

Bhubaneswar, March 16 -- The Odisha Congress today asked both the BJD and the BJP to prove that the data presented by the All India Congress Committee (AICC) chief, Rahul Gandhi during a public rally ... Read More

Dama Rout's daughter & former corporator Pritinanda quits BJD

Bhubneswar, March 16 -- Exodus from the ruling-BJD continues as Pritinanda Routray, daughter of senior BJP leader Damodar Rout, resigned from the party's primary membership today. In her resignation ... Read More

Congress, BJD oppose shifting of Railway electrification unit from Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, March 15 -- The decision of the Railways Ministry to shift the office of Chief Railway Electrification from Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru has now been opposed by several political parties incl... Read More

School issues TC to students over non-payment of fees; parents stage protest

Bhubaneswar, March 15 -- The Parents' Association of ODM Public School today staged a hunger strike protesting issuance of transfer certificate (TCs) to 11 students by the school authorities allegedly... Read More

Puri Srimandir's budget for 2019-20 financial year approved: SJTA

Puri, March 15 -- Anticipating an annual income of Rs 102 crore, the Managing Committee of Puri Srimandir today approved the temple budget for the financial year 2019-20 after a high-level meeting cha... Read More