22 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: With price of diesel being cut, the Odisha government on Monday further reduced bus fare by 2 paise per km in all the categories.
22 Dec 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): If footfall to the ongoing Kalinga Herbal Fair here is any indication, there seems to be craze for ayurvedic treatment among people. Even youths are seen making a beeline for ayurvedic medicines.
19 Nov 2014
Bhubaneswar: An eight-member central team on Tuesday undertook field visits to assess the damage caused in southern districts of Odisha that were hit by cyclone last month.
14 Dec 2014
Kendrapara (Odisha) : As the sea is "turning violent" and eating into their lands, people of Satabhaya area in Odisha are stuck between government "apathy" and nature's scourge. About 200 families of the region are living on the edge of sea, which they say has turned violent.
19 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: In a major embarrassment for Odisha Police, the CBI today arrested a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Pramod Panda for allegedly deriving undue financial benefits from Artha Tatwa Group, a major player in the multi-crore chitfund scam in the state.
07 Nov 2014
Koraput: Almost a month after cyclone Hudhud hit Odisha, seven tribal families of remote Podaguda village, 100 km from here in Koraput district, claim they are yet to get aid to reconstruct their houses. After gusty wind ripped through their houses on October 12, these tribal families have taken shelter on the verandah of fellow villagers.
20 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram, Odisha's Forest Minister Bikram Keshari Arukh and state Tourism minister Ashok Kumar Panda are among 2,225 people facing cancellation of plots/houses or flats allotted by state government under discretionary quota (DQ).
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.
18 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: Odisha has set a target of opening bank accounts of all households in the state by January 25, 2015. Odisha Chief Secretary G C Pati reviewed the financial inclusion programme yesterday and said banks and different departments need to complete household survey at village level by December 24, 2014.
08 Oct 2014
Bhubaneswar: The deep depression in North Andaman Sea and its neighbourhood intensified into a cyclonic storm on Wednesday and is likely to cross Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coast on 12th October.