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.
29 Jul 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is cutting short her London visit in view of the cyclonic storm which lashed parts of three districts in the state since last night.
28 Jul 2015
New Delhi: There will be heavy rainfall in parts of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha over the next three days, the Weather department Forecast on Tuesday.
27 Jul 2015
Koraput (Odisha): In a bid to instill confidence among people and ensure all-round development, the government is set to launch a special programme, Operation Blue Moon, in Maoist-hit Narayanpatna and Bandhugaon blocks of Odisha's Koraput district.
18 Jul 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today expressed optimism on the execution of the Rs 52,000 crore mega steel project by Posco near Paradip and said it had not received any communication from the South Korean firm about its reported plan of putting the project on hold.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Born on July 20, 1976 in Odisha, former Indian cricketer Debashish Mohanty was a right-arm medium-fast bowler who coupled pace to his naturally lanky frame. Mohanty's bowling style impressed the then coach K Srikkanth who advocated his early inclusion in the senior team.
14 Jul 2015
Bhubaneswar: Expecting a footfall of about 50 lakh devotees at Puri during Lord Jagannath's Nabakalebara Rath Jatra, Odisha government has made provision of accident insurance worth Rs 5 lakh for devotees, officials, temple staff and priests.
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.
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.
21 Jul 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has named the proposed medical college at Puri after Lord Jagannath, marking the 'Nabakalebara' festival which is being celebrated after a gap of 19 years.