Vigilance Tightens Noose On Odisha IFS Officer Abhay Pathak

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths have unearthed lavish lifestyle and massive wealth accumulated by 1987 batch Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Abhay Kant Pathak. The raids tha... Read More

Odisha Govt Directs Sealing Of 275 Illegal Stone Crushing Units

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Jajpur: The Odisha government has ordered the sealing of 275 illegal stone crushing units in Jajpur district to bring to a halt the process of illegal mining of minor minerals.... Read More

'Hang On!': Joe Biden Urges Americans To Avoid Big Thanksgiving, Wait For Vaccine

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- New York: US President-elect Joe Biden renewed his call to Americans to "hang on!", mask up and limit social gatherings until the coronavirus vaccine is available at population... Read More

Strike Hits Normalcy In Odisha, Other States; Over 25 Cr Workers Join Agitation: Trade Unions

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- New Delhi: Odisha, Kerala, Puducherry, Assam and Telangana witnessed complete shut down on Thursday and normal life was partially affected in many other states as more than 25 ... Read More

Odisha Issues SoP For Detailed Procedure For CPET (PG) Admission

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Higher Education Department on Thursday released detailed procedure for PG admissions 2020-2021 in which institution-wise selection list will be prepare... Read More

Odisha Govt Designates Four Special Courts For Trial Of Pending Cases Against Politicians

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Cuttack: The state government on Thursday informed the Orissa High Court that at least four courts have already been designated as special courts with requisite infrastructure ... Read More

Tension Grips Bargarh DHH Following Pregnant Woman's Death

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Bargarh: Tension prevailed at Bargarh district headquarters hospital after a pregnant woman died due to alleged medical negligence on Wednesday. According to reports, Rekha Ma... Read More

Cyclone Nivar: Estimated Loss In Puducherry Put At Rs 400 Crore

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Puducherry: The estimated loss to agriculture and other sectors due to cyclone Nivar has been tentatively put at Rs 400 crore and a full assessment is being made, Puducherry Ch... Read More

Central Trade Unions Go On Strike, Vehicular Movement Partly Affected In Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- Bhubaneswar/Rourkela: Vehicular traffic was partially affected in several places of Odisha including Bhubaneswar and Rourkela as the members of central trade unions staged road... Read More

Coronaviruses Related To Pandemic Virus Found In Lab Freezers

Bhubaneswar, Nov. 26 -- London: Researchers have found coronaviruses closely related to SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the Covid-19 pandemic, in bats stored in laboratory freezers in Cambodia a... Read More