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BJP MLA Pradipta Naik named Leader of Opposition in Odisha Assembly

Bhubaneswar, June 24 -- After hectic parleys, Bhawanipatna MLA Pradipta Naik on Monday was elected as the leader of BJP's legislature party in the Odisha Assembly. National President Amit Shah approv... Read More


Viral Video: 'Love birds' tonsured & harassed by Kangaroo Court in Odisha

Mayurbhanj, June 24 -- In yet another instance of mob fury, a youth and a lady, who were reportedly in a love affair, were harassed and shamed in public at Karanjia of Mayurbhanj district. As per rep... Read More


Re-scheduling of work hours: Confusion & deviation marks first day

Bhubaneswar, June 24 -- In a bid to increase efficiency of the administration and make it more citizen-centric, Odisha government had on Saturday revised the working hours of government employees besi... Read More


Shocking! Man stabs 5-year-old son to death in Sundergarh

Sundergarh, June 24 -- A strained relationship between a couple in Sundergarh district of Odisha took an ugly turn after the husband allegedly stabbed their 5-year-old son to death today. The shocking... Read More


Prisoner 'murdered' inside Choudwar jail; officials rule out 'gang war'

Cuttack, June 24 -- An under-trial prisoner died after he was attacked with an iron rod by another inmate inside Choudwar circle jail today. The deceased has been identified as Ramesh Pradhan of Tulsi... Read More


Warning! Thunderstorm and lightning alert issued for 22 Odisha districts

Bhubaneswar, June 22 -- The Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar today issued moderate thunderstorm and lightning alert for 22 districts of Odisha. Apart from the thunderstorm alert, the Met department... Read More


Over 900 Odisha schools to be shut down; students to get transportation allowance

Bhubaneswar, June 22 -- Odisha government today decided to shut down all schools with less than 10 students. Informing about the decision, School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash said th... Read More


Weather Alert: Heavy rain to lash Odisha in 24 hours

Bhubaneswar, June 22 -- The regional centre of India Meteorological Department (IMD) here in Bhubaneswar has issued a heavy rainfall warning for Odisha. As per the latest weather bulletin, the low pre... Read More


Semiliguda BDO accused of thrashing divyang beneficiary

Koraput, June 21 -- Tension prevailed at Semiliguda block office after the local block development officer (BDO) allegedly thrashed a divyang beneficiary. As per reports, BDO Trinath Majhi allegedly ... Read More


Odisha gets 100 MBBS seats under EWS quota

Bhubaneswar, June 21 -- The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry today approved an increase of 100 MBBS seats under Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) quota in several medical college and hospital... Read More