MRPL donates Rs. 1 Cr. for Endosulfan Victims Care

New Delhi, June 25 -- MRPL has provided financial support of Rs. 1 Cr. under its CSR program for construction of a new Palanakendra (Day care center) at Kokkada in Belthangady taluk, Dakshina Kannada ... Read More

Snakebite victim taken to sorcerer instead of hospital in Odisha, dies

Keonjhar, June 25 -- A snakebite victim died as he was initially taken to a sorcerer for treatment instead of hospital in Odisha's Keonjhar district, today. The deceased was identified as Manas Munda... Read More

Two dead, 7 injured in mishap at Rungta Mines in Odisha's Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal, June 24 -- At least two persons lost their lives, and seven others were critically injured in an accident at Rungta Mines in Hindol area of Odisha's Dhenkanal district, today. According to... Read More

Indian cities grapple with hotter nights as climate change fuels temperature rise

Bhubaneswar, June 24 -- Even as a severe heatwave continues to grip India, a recent global study has revealed that the number of warm nights in cities has surged by 32 per cent (pc) in the last decade... Read More

Odisha's Bhartruhari Mahtab sworn in as pro-tem Speaker of Lok Sabha

Bhubaneswar, June 24 -- BJP's Cuttack MP Bhartruhari Mahtab was today sworn in as the pro-tem Speaker of the 18th Lok Sabha. President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office to Mahtab at the ... Read More

Using earphone proves fatal; youth dies after being hit by train in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

Baripada, June 24 -- A youth died after being hit by a running train near Rairangpur railway station in Mayurbhanj district, today. Identity of the deceased cyclist has not been ascertained yet, a se... Read More

Mobile internet services to be restored in Balasore town from today

Balasore, June 24 -- Mobile internet services in Odisha's Balasore town, which were suspended after a clash between two groups, will be restored in the municipality area from today, informed Balasore ... Read More

4 foot over-bridges in Bhubaneswar, flyover at Khurda Road to ease traffic congestion

Bhubaneswar, June 24 -- The Ministry of Railways today ordered the construction of at least four foot over-bridges (FOBs) in Bhubaneswar and a flyover at Khurda Road in Odisha to ease traffic congesti... Read More

Odisha woman, hubby held for duping druggist of Rs 40 lakh

Bhubaneswar, June 24 -- The police have arrested a woman and her husband for allegedly duping a druggist of Rs 40 lakh in Odisha's Kendrapara district. The arrested couple has been identified as Veen... Read More

Chhatisa Nijog approves schedule for Rath Yatra rituals in Odisha's Puri; know timing

Puri, June 24 -- The schedule for Rath Yatra rituals of the Holy Trinity in Puri Jagannath temple was finalised in a meeting of the Srimandir Chhatisa Nijog that concluded today, Shree Jagannath Templ... Read More