Sara Ali Khan targeted for visiting Mahakal Temple, actress responds

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Apart from being a travel enthusiast, actress Sara Ali Khan makes sure that she visits temples and mosques and offers prayers during her visit to any place. However, she has to ... Read More

BJD MP addressing 5T secretary VK Pandian as 'Dear Chief Minister' raises eyebrows

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- The remark of an MP of the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) during a programme has raised several eyebrows and triggered political buzz in Odisha. BJD Lok Sabha MP from Aska, Pramil... Read More

Odisha bureaucrats body launches indefinite seize-work protest

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- At least 50,000 bureaucrats (Amala) launched a seize-work strike across Odisha and went on mass leave demanding raise in grade pay and other perks from the government. The stri... Read More

Use of term 'Power Cut' wrong, outage is due to mechanical glitches: Odisha Energy Minister

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Odisha Energy Minister, Pratap Keshari Deb on Thursday said that the use of the term 'power cut' by the media is wrong as these are not deliberate power cuts but mechanical fail... Read More

Don 3: It's Ranveer Singh or Farhan Akhtar? 'No replacement for Shah Rukh Khan,' movie lovers fume

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- The hype around the much-awaited Don 3 is quite abuzz these days. While fans got disheartened after reports of Shah Rukh Khan backing out from the Don Franchise surfaced, all ey... Read More

Rental bike abruptly gets locked after prepaid balance gets over; watch what happens with the rider

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Cycles or bikes on rent are facilitated in different cities for tourists and locals. Such facilities serve people who don't have access to a vehicle. Being the most convenient m... Read More

Bitcoin fraud: 4 cyber scammers arrested from Odisha's Balasore, Rs 39 lakh bank deposits seized

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Four cyber scammers have been arrested for cheating a man of Rs 14 lakh in the name of online trading of bitcoin, police said on Thursday. The accused have been identified as Vi... Read More

Superstition or supernatural! When 'Goddess' descends upon earth and 'possesses' this man in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Despite the ravages of time, possession by local Gods and making prophecies from a trance-like state continue to be a feature of villages. Such a phenomenon, while not uncommon ... Read More

IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra elected Vice President of World Meteorological Organisation

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Director General of India Meteorological Department (IMD), Mrutyunjay Mohapatra on Thursday was elected as one of the Vice Presidents of the World Meteorological Organisation (W... Read More

Puri shocker! Tipsy man kills father for objecting to his liquor addiction

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- A man had to pay with his life for objecting to his son's liquor addiction in Odisha's Puri. The bone-chilling incident has been reported from Sanakanti village under Pipili blo... Read More