Odisha News

Naveen Patnaik responsible for Odisha's poverty: BJP chief Amit Shah in Puri

Naveen Patnaik responsible for Odisha's poverty: BJP chief Amit Shah in Puri

Shah is currently in Odisha for a daylong tour to fine-tune the party's strategies for next year's state assembly and Lok Sabha polls.

Sep 24, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
Soon, drone cameras will monitor Odisha's Naxal-affected areas

Soon, drone cameras will monitor Odisha's Naxal-affected areas

Drones will be used by Odisha police to watch the movement of Naxals in Malkangiri and Koraput districts.

Sep 24, 2018, 11:16 AM IST
PM Modi lays foundation stone of Talcher Fertiliser Plant in Odisha

PM Modi lays foundation stone of Talcher Fertiliser Plant in Odisha

PM Modi arrived in Bhubaneswar earlier in tha day and was received by CM Patnaik at the airport in Talcher.

Sep 22, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
PM Modi arrives in Odisha, to launch fertilizer plant project, inaugurate airport

PM Modi arrives in Odisha, to launch fertilizer plant project, inaugurate airport

Later in the day, the Prime Minister will inaugurate the local airport in Jharsuguda.

Sep 22, 2018, 10:19 AM IST
PM Modi to visit Chhattisgarh, Odisha on Saturday; launch several projects, inaugurate airport

PM Modi to visit Chhattisgarh, Odisha on Saturday; launch several projects, inaugurate airport

PM Modi will dedicate the Garjanbahal coal mines and the Jharsuguda-Barapali-Sardega rail link to the nation. 

Sep 22, 2018, 08:00 AM IST
Cyclonic storm 'Daye' hits Odisha, triggers heavy downpour in several areas

Cyclonic storm 'Daye' hits Odisha, triggers heavy downpour in several areas

As the cyclonic storm made a landfall, it brought heavy to very heavy rainfall in some places in Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri, Rayagada, Kalahandi, Koraput, Malkangiri and Nabarangpur districts of the

Sep 21, 2018, 11:15 AM IST
Cyclonic storm to hit Odisha, Andhra in a few hours: IMD warning

Cyclonic storm to hit Odisha, Andhra in a few hours: IMD warning

The Met department has advised fishermen to not venture into sea along and off Andhra Pradesh coast during next 24 hours.

Sep 21, 2018, 07:21 AM IST
Bharat Bandh: 12 trains cancelled by East Coast Railways; Get updates here

Bharat Bandh: 12 trains cancelled by East Coast Railways; Get updates here

In Odisha, Congress workers blocked a train at Sambalpur while protesting along with other opposition parties in the morning.

Sep 10, 2018, 11:44 AM IST
This boy from naxal-affected Malakangiri made India proud

This boy from naxal-affected Malakangiri made India proud

Ajay was also a part of the Indian side that defeated hosts England in the finals of the tournament.

Sep 09, 2018, 15:05 PM IST
Over 3 lakh people in 3 districts affected in Odisha floods

Over 3 lakh people in 3 districts affected in Odisha floods

The flood situation remained grim in four blocks of Jajpur district, four blocks in Bhadrak and two blocks in Kendrapara district

Sep 08, 2018, 22:33 PM IST
Incessant rain cripples life in Odisha

Incessant rain cripples life in Odisha

Low-lying areas in several districts, including Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Cuttack, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak and Khordha were inundated as heavy rain pounded many parts of the state since Tuesday.

Sep 06, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
Bhubaneswar Inspector arrested for accepting Rs 50,000 bribe

Bhubaneswar Inspector arrested for accepting Rs 50,000 bribe

The inspector Incharge of Jatni police station was caught by the Vigilance Department.

Sep 03, 2018, 23:36 PM IST
Rainfall likely to hit parts of Odisha in next 24 hours: IMD

Rainfall likely to hit parts of Odisha in next 24 hours: IMD

Isolated heavy to very heavy showers are likely to occur in some districts of Odisha, the IMD Bhubaneswar said.

Sep 01, 2018, 16:07 PM IST
Met department predicts widespread rainfall in Odisha over weekend

Met department predicts widespread rainfall in Odisha over weekend

Isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall could also occur in some districts.

Sep 01, 2018, 15:54 PM IST
Cracks found in Odisha's Jagannath temple Nata Mandap

Cracks found in Odisha's Jagannath temple Nata Mandap

The Archaeological Survey of India has also discovered water seepage from the ceiling in the Nata Mandap of the temple.

Aug 22, 2018, 21:25 PM IST
Odisha: Inter-state gang of dacoits busted in Koraput district

Odisha: Inter-state gang of dacoits busted in Koraput district

The police nabbed six persons from an abandoned building at Bariniput area when they were planning a dacoity.

Aug 20, 2018, 15:06 PM IST
Watch: Ancient Shiva temple submerges in flood in rain-battered Odisha

Watch: Ancient Shiva temple submerges in flood in rain-battered Odisha

The Jalesvara Shiva Temple, located in Kalahandi, was built in the 12th century AD and is a fine example of ancient Kalinga architecture.

Aug 16, 2018, 10:23 AM IST
Heavy rain likely to hit Odisha on Tuesday: IMD

Heavy rain likely to hit Odisha on Tuesday: IMD

The IMD predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in the southern and western parts of Odisha, coastal areas and northern parts of the state on August 14 and western areas on August 15.

Aug 14, 2018, 15:10 PM IST
Odisha alerts collectors amid forecast of heavy rainfall

Odisha alerts collectors amid forecast of heavy rainfall

The IMD has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in the southern and western parts of Odisha on Monday, coastal areas and northern parts of the state on August 14 and western areas on August 15.

Aug 13, 2018, 17:42 PM IST
Jagannath Rath Yatra begins, PM Narendra Modi sends offerings, Amit Shah attends 'aarti' in Ahmedabad

Jagannath Rath Yatra begins, PM Narendra Modi sends offerings, Amit Shah attends 'aarti' in Ahmedabad

Nearly 10 lakh devotees from across the country and abroad are likely to attend the 9-day long festival.

Jul 14, 2018, 06:30 AM IST