OPCC sets up disaster management committee, opens control room

With the very severe cyclonic storm heading towards Odisha coast, the Congress constituted a three-tier disaster management committee.

India`s missile test-firing range faces erosion

Changing sand patterns around India`s lone missile test-firing range at Wheeler Island off Odisha coast is causing serious concern for DRDO.

Olive Ridley Turtles mass nesting begins in Odisha coast

A record number of over 3 lakh Olive Ridley turtles have laid eggs in Odisha coast within a span of only one week, officials said today.

The crocs of Bhitarkanika: A problem of plenty?

From a strength of 96 crocodiles in 1976, the population now stands at 1,646.

Baby olive ridley turtles making a beeline towards sea

About 1.68 lakh turtles had arrived at Nasi-2 nesting ground from March 20 - March 28 to lay eggs on the sandy beach.

Alert sounded along Odisha coast

An alert was sounded along
the Odisha coast on Wednesday with warnings issued to fishermen and
people following the massive earthquake off Sumatra coast.