07 Oct 2015
Bhubaneswar: With the Cabinet Committee on Investment (CCI) Project Monitoring Group noting that many bottlenecks for mega project implementation in the state have been removed, the Odisha government yesterday set a timeline for each of the 34 projects in the railway, national highway, steel and mines and power sectors.
31 Jul 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government issued a fresh flood alert in the wake of cyclone 'Komen' which is expected to worsen the flood situation in five districts where three people have died and about 4 lakh people have been affected.
03 Oct 2015
Bhubaneswar: The citizens of Odisha can now lodge their complaints with police directly through the citizen portal, a facility launched by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik here today.
04 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's request for allocation of Talabira-II coal block to Hindalco was approved by him on the advice of then Coal Secretary PC Parakh and examined by PMO officials, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has told the CBI.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Cyclonic storm 'Komen' will hit the Bangladesh coast today afternoon, bringing with it heavy rainfall in Gangetic West Bengal and Odisha, the MET department said.
22 Sep 2015
Bhubaneswar: In a bid to empower the transgender community in Odisha, the state government has decided to implement five sub-schemes launched by the central government.
25 Sep 2015
New Delhi: A 13-year-old school girl Lalita Prasida Sripada from Odisha has been honoured by technology giant Google. Lalita Prasida Sripada received the Community Impact Award at the Google Science Fair 2015 for her theory to reduce water pollution. She was the only winner from India at the Google Science Fair 2015.
02 Aug 2015
Kolkata: The death toll in West Bengal due to heavy rains and floods crossed 50 on Sunday after seven more deaths, including of four children, were reported from various districts.
19 Sep 2015
Kendrapara (Odisha): A case has been registered by police under Scheduled Caste and Tribe (Atrocity Prevention) Act, 1973 following complaint that Dalit students were allegedly denied of their rights to offer prayer to Lord Ganesha in a government-run school in Kendrapara district.
10 Oct 2014
Cuttack: Anticipating heavy rains accompanying the severe cyclone 'Hudhud' that is likely to affect parts of Odisha on Sunday, the administration is worried about Cuttack city's inherent problem of waterlogging.