Odisha HC lawyers extend cease-work agitation

Cuttack, Oct. 21 -- The High Court Bar Association (HCBA) today further extended its cease-work agitation against appointment of judges in the HC as per the recommendation of Supreme Court Collegium. ... Read More

Video viral: Accused made to do sit-ups for assaulting doctor in Odisha

Burla, Oct. 21 -- A youth has been made to do sit-ups, confess and apologize for allegedly assaulting a doctor in Odisha government-run VSS Medical College and Hospital here. A video of the incident w... Read More

Notice issued to 13 establishments in Odisha capital over parking fee

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 21 -- The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has issued notice to as many as 13 establishments in Odisha capital, including three hospitals, over collection of off-street parkin... Read More

Three Odisha girls shine at Junior Model International in Dubai

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 21 -- Three girls from Odisha brought laurel for the country as well as state by winning titles at Junior Model International beauty pageant in Dubai. While Lavanya Das won the titl... Read More

Odisha-born debutant Bollywood director shares success mantra

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 21 -- Q-'Motichoor Chaknachoor'! What's the title of your movie all about? It is about two singletons, who have their hidden agendas to marry each other. Usually marriage is related... Read More

Watch: 110-yr-old man casts vote during Bijepur bypoll

Bargarh, Oct. 21 -- Old age couldn't stop 110-year-old Ramaji Sahu from casting his vote during Bijepur bypoll in Odisha's Bargarh district today as the elderly man exercised his franchise setting an ... Read More

[Watch] Odisha vets remove fishhook from snake's mouth

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 21 -- A team of veterinarians successfully operated to remove a fishhook stuck inside mouth of a venomous snake here in the state capital. The cobra de capello snake was brought to ... Read More

Pangolin scales seized, 6 arrested in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

Baripada, Oct. 21 -- Busting a wildlife trafficking racket, forest officials seized scales of three pangolins following raids at two villages under Udala Forest Range in Mayurbhanj district last eveni... Read More

Odisha Ranji player Natraj Behera retires from cricket

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 21 -- Odisha Ranji cricketer Natraj Behera has announced his retirement from playing all formats of cricket. In a letter to the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) secretary on Sunday, ... Read More

Low pressure to trigger heavy rains in Odisha from October 23

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 21 -- The Regional Meteorological Centre today forecast heavy rainfall in south Odisha from October 23. As a cyclonic circulation formed over south-west Bay of Bengal will transform ... Read More