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.
25 Jul 2015
Patna: On his maiden visit to Bihar after assuming power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said politics had hampered the development of the state and promised to give more than Rs 50,000 crore special package to the poll-bound state at the right time.
26 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Concerned over the high rate of casualties in accidents, the government will soon bring a Road Transport and Safety Bill and launch cashless treatment for mishap victims, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today in his monthly radio programme while avoiding any mention of politics or the logjam in Parliament.
24 Jul 2015
Anantapur (AP): Hitting out at the NDA government over the contentious Land bill, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today said he would not let Prime Minister Narendra Modi take farmers' land easily.
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.
13 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Former Odisha Chief Minister Giridhar Gamang, whose controversial vote during the 1999 No-Confidence Motion had contributed to the fall of the then NDA government, decided to join BJP, saying he likes its "political strategy".
17 Jul 2015
Jammu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took a dig at the culture of dynastic politics and appeared to target Congress by taking a veiled swipe at Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra who is embroiled in controversies over his land deals.
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.