Lightning Claims 6 Lives In Odisha, Over 3200 People Killed During 9 Years

Bhubaneswar, Sept. 1 -- Bhubaneswar: As many as six people were killed after being reportedly struck by lightning at several places in the State today. According to sources, a total of 4 people were ... Read More

NEET, JEE 2020: No Shutdown-Lockdown In Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 29 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Saturday announced to withdraw Covid19 lockdown and shutdown restrictions in the entire State for 12 days in two phases to allow smooth conduc... Read More

India In Online Chess Olympiad Final For First Time

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 29 -- New Delhi: India ensured a nerve-racking win over Poland to secure its first ever ticket to final event of Chess Olympiad. World Women Rapid Champion Koneru Humpy won a decisi... Read More

Odisha Common PG Entrance 2020: Application Dates Extended

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 28 -- Bhubaneswar: The State Higher Education department on Friday extended the last date of applying for the Common PG Entrance Test (CPET-2020). As per an official notification, c... Read More

CM Naveen Dials PM Modi, Seeks Postponement Of JEE, NEET Exams

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 27 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday sought personal intervention of PM Modi for deferment of this year's NEET and JEE exams in view of Coronavirus pan... Read More

Watch: Auto Swallowed After Road Collapses Due To Flood In Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 27 -- Angul: An auto-rickshaw plunged several feet underground after floodwater washed away a road in the district today. Two persons including a trader travelling in the vehicle we... Read More

Watch: Flood Water Enters Bhattarika Temple In Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 27 -- Cuttack: One of the iconic shakti peeths in Odisha, the temple Goddess Bhattarika in Baramba Tehsil of Cuttack district submerged after floodwater from Mahanadi river entered t... Read More

Ex-Odisha MLA Anup Sai Tests Covid19 Positive, Critical

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 26 -- Bhubaneswar/Raigarh: Former legislator from Brajarajnagar, Anup Sai has tested positive for Covid19. Superintendent of Raigarh jail in Chhattisgarh where Sai is lodged in conne... Read More

'Missing' Odisha Man Living In Arunachal Hills For Decades All Set To Return

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 22 -- Gajapati: Jagpati Kargi of Rayagada block in Gajapati district, who was reported missing, and later spotted living in Arunachal Pradesh hills for decades, will be soon brought ... Read More

Odisha Lokayukta Wants Vigilance Under Its Control

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 22 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha Lokayukta, the State's highest anti-corruption ombudsman organization has expressed interest to take over the reins of the State Vigilance department. Issu... Read More