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 16 coaches of goods train derail near Nergundi station in Odisha, rail traffic hit

16 coaches of goods train derail near Nergundi station in Odisha, rail traffic hit

At least 16 coaches of a goods train derailed near Nergundi station in Odisha on Wednesday.

Sep 27, 2017, 07:49 AM IST
Odisha: Rs 1000 for pregnant women to come to hospital

Odisha: Rs 1000 for pregnant women to come to hospital

The programme was launched after a number of incidents of pregnant women being carried on shoulder or cot or walking to reach hospital for delivery came to the fore.

Sep 23, 2017, 22:27 PM IST
CBI arrests retired Orissa High Court Judge

CBI arrests retired Orissa High Court Judge

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested retired Orissa High Court Judge I.M. Quddusi for helping an Uttar Pradesh-based educational trust barred by the government from admitting medical

Sep 21, 2017, 13:12 PM IST

Chit fund scam: CBI interrogates BJD MLA Pravat Biswal

A clash also took place between the police and BJD workers near the CBI office, but there was no report of any injury.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:58 PM IST
Odisha: Nine more persons arrested for violence during hartal

Odisha: Nine more persons arrested for violence during hartal

While one case was regarding beating up of a person and damage to his vehicle, another was in connection with the ransacking of the IOCL office at Chandrasekharpur area here.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

Odisha likely to receive more rain

Heavy to very heavy rainfall accompanied by strong gusty surface wind is likely to pound Odisha by tomorrow due to formation of a low pressure, even as the state was lashed by rains for the last two

Sep 20, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

Seashore chit fund scam: Odisha BJD MLA sent to 5-day CBI custody

Seashore Group is one of the 44 ponzi companies in Odisha which came under the CBI scanner following a Supreme Court order to probe their finances and transactions.

Sep 19, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
Odisha: CBI arrests BJD MLA in Seashore Chitfund scam case

Odisha: CBI arrests BJD MLA in Seashore Chitfund scam case

Ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator Prabhat Biswal was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday in connection with the Seashore Chitfund scam in Odisha.

Sep 19, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

Pandemonium in Odisha Assembly over law and order situation

Opposition members on Friday created uproarious scenes in the Odisha assembly after the Speaker rejected adjournment motions on the law and order situation in the state.

Sep 15, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Odisha: 80 students fall ill after taking mid-day meal in 5 villages

Odisha: 80 students fall ill after taking mid-day meal in 5 villages

More than 80 students of five schools fell ill allegedly after eating mid-day meal in Kalahandi district, officials said today.

Sep 15, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Odisha Assembly passes four bills

As per the 2011 census, 23.1 per cent of the urban population which is one out of five urban households, live in slum areas, the minister said.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:48 PM IST
Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

"We have been making demands for different categories of people. This time, the MLAs have urged the chief minister to increase the salary of lawmakers," said Congress chief whip Tara Prasad

Sep 13, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Student rescued from suspected Blue Whale game in Odisha

A student of a Industrial Training Institute (ITI) was admitted to hospital for his alleged involvement with the deadly online Blue Whale Challenge game, police said on Tuesday.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

Former Odisha Health Minister Syed Mustafiz Ahmed passes away

Ahmed, who was undergoing treatment for the last couple of months, breathed his last at a private hospital in Cuttack, family sources said.

Sep 11, 2017, 18:05 PM IST
 Odisha flyover collapse: Engineer arrested, case against four others

Odisha flyover collapse: Engineer arrested, case against four others

A case has been registered against Praharaj, Assistant Engineer Kishore Rout and Directors of Panda Infra Project, which was executing the construction work of the bridge, Khurania said.

Sep 11, 2017, 16:21 PM IST
Ruckus over flyover collapse issue, Opposition demand CM's resignation

Ruckus over flyover collapse issue, Opposition demand CM's resignation

When Patnaik was reading out the statement, Congress and BJP legislators rushed to the Well of the House, demanding his resignation, as he also holds the Works Department.

Sep 11, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Two dead, several feared trapped after under-construction flyover collapses in Odisha

Two dead, several feared trapped after under-construction flyover collapses in Odisha

At least two persons were killed and several were injured after an under-construction flyover collapsed in Bhubaneshwar district of Odisha on Sunday. 

Sep 10, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Naveen Patnaik is like a 'defunct transformer': Amit Shah

Amit Shah expressed confidence that the BJP's 120-plus seat mission in the state would certainly fructify.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
BJD criticises Amit Shah for remarks against Naveen Patnaik

BJD criticises Amit Shah for remarks against Naveen Patnaik

BJD spokesman Pratap Deb, party general secretary Arun Sahu and Sanjay Dasburma at a press meet said that Naveen Patnaik entered politics after the death of Biju Patnaik.

Sep 07, 2017, 22:43 PM IST
BJP to go solo for Odisha assembly elections, chief Amit Shah rules out any party alliance

BJP to go solo for Odisha assembly elections, chief Amit Shah rules out any party alliance

the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will fight alone in the next Odisha assembly elections, said party chief Amit Shah on Thursday.

Sep 07, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

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