Gangster Hyder's aide Yakub arrested

Cuttack, April 13 -- Twin City Commissionerate Police today arrested dreaded gangster Hyder's associate Yakub Khan who had surrendered before police yesterday. The gangster had on April 10 escaped fro... Read More

Maharashtra to impose 'lockdown' style restrictions from tomorrow

Mumbai, April 13 -- On anticipated lines, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday announced 'lockdown' style restrictions starting 8 p.m. on April 14 till April 30, to break the chain ... Read More

Gangster Hyder's associate taken on 7-day police remand

Cuttack, April 13 -- The Cuttack City Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) court today allowed the Commissionerate Police to take Yakub Khan, one of the associates of gangster Sk Hyder on a seven-da... Read More

Bhubaneswar-Nayagarh Town special train flagged off

Bhubaneswar, April 13 -- The Indian Railways ran a special train connecting Bhubaneswar and Nayagarh Town from today evening. The Bhubaneswar-Nayagarh Town-Bhubaneswar Special left Bhubaneswar railwa... Read More

1784 fresh COVID cases in Odisha; Highest 303 infections in Nuapada

Bhubaneswar, April 13 -- As many as 1784 more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha during the last 24 hours, official sources said today. Out of the 1784 cases, 1035 were detected in quaran... Read More

BPUT's odd semester exams rescheduled; details here

Rourkela, April 13 -- The Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT) today rescheduled the odd semester examinations of both regular and back for 2020-21 (second phase) sessions. In a notification,... Read More

8 reasons watermelon is your ideal summer fruit

Bhubaneswar, April 13 -- When it comes to the season of scorching heat, tanned skins, refreshing drinks, and ripe mangoes, how can you miss out on a plate of cheery red slices of watermelon! As incon... Read More

Gatherings in public for celebrations during Ramzaan prohibited in Odisha Capital

Bhubaneswar, April 13 -- At a time when there is surge in Covid cases each passing day, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today prohibited any kind of congregations and gatherings in public ... Read More

Odisha to establish water academy to provide quality services

Bhubaneswar, April 13 -- With an aim to provide quality water to people and ensure better waste water management, the Odisha government today decided to set up the 'Odisha Water Academy' at Bhubaneswa... Read More

Each rural household in Odisha to get piped water by 2024

New Delhi, April 13 -- Odisha has set a target to provide 100% functional household tap water connection in every rural household by 2023-24. While presenting the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) Annual Acti... Read More