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Jagannath Rath Yatra 2018: Over 10 lakh devotees expected for 9-day festival

Jagannath Rath Yatra 2018: Over 10 lakh devotees expected for 9-day festival

The nine-day annual Jagannath Rath Yatra festival is all set to begin on Saturday, July 14, amid tight security arrangements in Odisha's Puri. The administration is expecting a congregation of about

Jul 13, 2018, 23:51 PM IST
As southwest monsoon advances, IMD issues heavy rains warning for Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal

As southwest monsoon advances, IMD issues heavy rains warning for Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal

The overall flood situation in Assam improved further on Tuesday with all the major rivers in the state flowing below the danger level.

Jun 26, 2018, 22:14 PM IST
Odisha Government sanctions fund for projects in villages

Odisha Government sanctions fund for projects in villages

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had yesterday also sanctioned Rs 19.43 crore for 700 projects in 88 panchayats under four blocks of three districts.

Jun 24, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
Air Odisha begins Bhubaneswar-Raipur flights

Air Odisha begins Bhubaneswar-Raipur flights

The flight will be available six days a week except for Sunday, said an official.  

Jun 22, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
Man arrested on charges of raping, intimidating friend's wife

Man arrested on charges of raping, intimidating friend's wife

The woman said the accused had visited her last Thursday, when her husband was away at work.

Jun 17, 2018, 15:20 PM IST
6 killed in Odisha boat capsize; 12 rescued

6 killed in Odisha boat capsize; 12 rescued

While bodies of two persons including a minor girl were recovered on Saturday, four more bodies were retrieved on Sunday.

Jun 17, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Youth rapes, kills girl in Odisha village

Youth rapes, kills girl in Odisha village

The villagers tied him to a tree and beat him up, following which he confessed to have raping and killing the girl.

Jun 16, 2018, 16:18 PM IST
IMD issues fresh warning of heavy rains in Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, West Bengal

IMD issues fresh warning of heavy rains in Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, West Bengal

Heavy rains and gusty winds lashed many parts of Karnataka on Monday, disrupting normal life, as southwest monsoon advanced vigorously.

Jun 11, 2018, 18:47 PM IST
Jagannath Temple missing keys case: BJP questions on progress, Puri king denies role

Jagannath Temple missing keys case: BJP questions on progress, Puri king denies role

Puri king Gajapati Dibyasingha Deb possesses one of the three keys of the Ratna Bhandar

Jun 08, 2018, 13:26 PM IST
Odisha Chief Minister orders judicial probe into missing Ratna Bhandar keys

Odisha Chief Minister orders judicial probe into missing Ratna Bhandar keys

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday ordered a judicial probe into the circumstances leading to non-availability of the keys of Ratna Bhandar (treasury) of Jagannath temple in Puri.

Jun 04, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
Keys of Jagannath Temple's ancient treasury go missing

Keys of Jagannath Temple's ancient treasury go missing

Keys of the inner chambers of the Ratna Bhandar are reportedly missing

Jun 04, 2018, 13:59 PM IST
Upgraded Pinaka rocket, with enhanced range, successfully test-fired

Upgraded Pinaka rocket, with enhanced range, successfully test-fired

The guided Pinaka was developed jointly by ARDE, Pune, the RCI and DRDL, Hyderabad.

May 30, 2018, 23:40 PM IST
Odisha Lok Sabha MP Baijayant Jay Panda quits BJD

Odisha Lok Sabha MP Baijayant Jay Panda quits BJD

In a letter written to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, he said that he will formally convey his decision to the Lok Sabha Speaker.

May 28, 2018, 13:17 PM IST
Brahmos successfully test-fired for 2nd consecutive day

Brahmos successfully test-fired for 2nd consecutive day

The BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired from an integrated test range in Odisha's coastal Balasore district for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, validating its strike

May 23, 2018, 01:00 AM IST
Rare black Panther spotted in Odisha's Sundergarh forest: See Pics

Rare black Panther spotted in Odisha's Sundergarh forest: See Pics

Melanistic leopards are also found in other states such as Kerala, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Goa, Tamil Nadu, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.

May 22, 2018, 23:03 PM IST
Locomotive engine derails in Odisha, no casualty reported

Locomotive engine derails in Odisha, no casualty reported

A locomotive engine of Howrah-Jagdalpur Samaleswari express derailed in Odisha on Friday. The incident took place near Keutagada station in Odisha's Rayagada district.

May 18, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
Thunderstorm warning issued for nine districts in Odisha

Thunderstorm warning issued for nine districts in Odisha

Locals have been advised not to venture out and fishermen in coastal areas are advised not to venture out to sea. 

May 11, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
Odisha woman gives birth to baby in a culvert as elephant destroyed her home

Odisha woman gives birth to baby in a culvert as elephant destroyed her home

A woman in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha has given birth to a baby in a culvert instead of a hospital. The cause behind the happening is the apathy of the administration. After her house was

May 09, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
BSE Odisha Class 10th (Matric) Results 2018: Results to be declared on May 7, check bseodisha.nic.in or orissaresults.nic.in

BSE Odisha Class 10th (Matric) Results 2018: Results to be declared on May 7, check bseodisha.nic.in or orissaresults.nic.in

BSE Odisha Class 10th (Matric) Results 2018 will be declared on May 7 on bseodisha.nic.in and orissaresults.nic.in.

May 05, 2018, 22:36 PM IST
Odisha Board Class 10 Results 2018 to be released soon, here's how to check

Odisha Board Class 10 Results 2018 to be released soon, here's how to check

Students are advised to collect their official mark sheets from their respective institutes.

Apr 26, 2018, 14:18 PM IST

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