Nor'wester rain claims lives of woman, daughter in Odisha

Nuapada, April 20 -- Leaving a trail of destruction, nor'wester rain claimed the lives of a woman and her daughter at Bhandarpuri village under Sadar block in Nuapada district last night. The two dec... Read More

BJD's Assembly candidate Bed Prakash Agarwalla passes away

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidate for the Assembly elections Bed Prakash Agarwalla passed away following a prolonged illness here this morning. The former finance minister in l... Read More

Shocking! Youth climbs atop Puri Sri Mandir, removes 'bana'

Puri, April 20 -- In a shocking incident, a youth climbed atop the Sri Mandir and removed a 'bana' (holy flag) tied to the Nilachakra (blue wheel made of metals) here today. The youth hails from Bhad... Read More

Poll violence: BJD worker stabbed in Odisha

Balasore, April 20 -- In yet another poll violence incident, a BJD worker was attacked with a sharp weapon allegedly by a youth of rival party at Uparadia village under Bahanaga block in Balasore dist... Read More

Earthquake tremors felt in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- Mild tremors were felt in several parts of Mayurbhanj district early this morning after an earthquake of 4.0 magnitude struck Jharkhand. As per reports, the tremors were felt... Read More

Pinaki Mishra richest candidate contesting third phase of Odisha polls

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- BJD's Puri Lok Sabha candidate and scion of one of India's most illustrious judicial families in the country, Pinaki Mishra is the richest among the 415 candidates contesting ... Read More

Weather alert: These Odisha districts to experience thunderstorm and lightning

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- Five districts in the coastal state of Odisha are likely to experience thunderstorm and lightning today, as per the Met Department prediction. Moderate thunderstorm, accompan... Read More

Odisha: New office bearers of BJD declared

Bhubaneswar, April 20 -- Biju Janata Dal supremo Naveen Patnaik announced new office bearers of the conch party today. According to a media release, Gadadhar Mallick and Dushmant Mallick have been de... Read More

Undertrial prisoner flees from Odisha hospital

Malkangiri, April 20 -- An undertrial prisoner escaped from police custody while undergoing treatment at Malkangiri District Headquarters Hospital here today. The accused was identified as Raju Barai... Read More

5-year-old kid, grandmother drown in Odisha

Deogarh, April 20 -- A 5-year-old boy and his grandmother met watery grave while taking bath in a pond at Malichua village under Tileiguni block in Deogarh district today. The deceased have been iden... Read More