Odisha govt

Odisha, AirAsia to start international flight operation

The Odisha government on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with AirAsia for direct international flight between Bhubaneswar and Kuala Lumpur.

Feb 17, 2017, 20:39 PM IST

Hirakhand express mishap: Odisha announces ex-gratia relief

The Odisha government on Sunday announced ex-gratia of Rs five lakh each for the next of kin of those killed in the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailment at Kuneru in Andhra Pradesh this morning.

Jan 22, 2017, 20:36 PM IST
Odisha govt to conduct OSSTET for teachers' recruitment

Odisha govt to conduct OSSTET for teachers' recruitment

The state government has formulated guidelines for OSSTET which would be conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE).

Sep 22, 2016, 17:00 PM IST

Odisha govt hikes teachers' salary

Following a month-long strike by school teachers, the Odisha government on Thursday announced hike in the monthly remuneration of about 85,000 Siksha Sahayaks and Gana Sikshaks.

Jan 28, 2016, 22:33 PM IST

Odisha govt suspends controversial IPS officer Gajbhiye

Amid mounting pressure from opposition parties and lawyers, Odisha government on Thursday placed IPS officer Satish Kumar Gajbhiye under suspension in wake of alleged police excess on the demonstrators in Kendrapara district last week.

Aug 14, 2015, 00:00 AM IST

Odisha for not allowing helicopters during Nabakalebara

 Odisha government has urged the Centre to take steps not to allow choppers or aircrafts to fly over Grand Road at Puri during Lord Jagannath's famous Nabakalebara festival due to safety reasons, official sources said on Wednesday.

Jun 10, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Odisha Govt bans sale of maggi noodles

The Odisha government Monday banned sale of Maggi noodles in the state after samples collected from different places were found to be containing MSG.

Jun 08, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

Odisha govt asks Posco to pay land premium soon

The Odisha government on Saturday asked South Korean steel major Posco to make outstanding payment of about Rs 50 crore towards land premium and Rs 18 crore towards net present value for forest land diversion.

Apr 25, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

Odisha Naxalism: Zee Media's Exclusive report from Koraput

Watch Zee Media's Exclusive report from Koraput,Odisha, an area ravaged by Naxalism.

Apr 06, 2015, 11:34 AM IST

Chitfund scam: Odisha govt suspends DSP rank officer

The Odisha government on Thursday suspended a DSP rank officer for his alleged link with the multi-crore chit fund scam.

Jan 01, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Ex-DGP lashes at Odisha govt, says bid to scuttle his prospect

Within hours of Odisha government slapping a case of corruption against him, senior IPS officer and former state DGP Prakash Mishra on Thursday claimed the move was aimed to prevent him becoming the next director of the CBI.

Sep 26, 2014, 01:36 AM IST

Odisha govt ask Collectors to take action against hoarders

Odisha government on Saturday asked district collectors to take actions against the traders found guilty in hoarding and selling potato and onions at high price under the Essential Commodities Act of 1955, official sources said.

Jul 05, 2014, 20:37 PM IST

Vedanta to discuss bauxite mining issue with Odisha govt

"Our priority is to run the plant through domestic supplies of raw material. However, we will discuss the issue (of opposition to mining in the Niyamgiri hills) with the state administration soon," a company official told PTI.

Aug 05, 2013, 23:23 PM IST

Odisha govt bans gutkha, panmasala

The Odisha government in a notification on Friday clamped a ban on the manufacture, sale and use of gutkha and panmasala containing tobacco or nicotine.

Jan 04, 2013, 20:41 PM IST

Probe ordered into attack on BJD leader

Odisha govt ordered an investigation into the attack of Housen Rabi Gandhi by a rival group in Jaipur district.

Jun 21, 2012, 16:17 PM IST

No new agreement between Odisha govt and Posco

The MoU for setting up the proposed 12 mtpa steel plant had already lapsed since June 2010

Jun 04, 2012, 19:45 PM IST

Odisha may not reduce VAT on petrol

The Odisha government said it was not in favour of further reducing VAT on petrol even as the state witnessed protests for fuel price hike.

May 24, 2012, 23:11 PM IST

PMO reviews with Odisha govt progress of Posco project

The 12-million tonne per annum Posco plant, proposed at Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha, is hanging fire for over six years due to land acquisition hurdles.

Mar 20, 2012, 19:57 PM IST

No waive of penalty on Vedanta: Odisha Govt

The issue relating to the state government's move to waive penalty of Rs 9 crore on VAL was raised in the recently concluded winter session of the assembly.

Dec 27, 2011, 21:18 PM IST

DRDO asked to shift artillery range by Odisha govt

The state government had sometimes ago expressed its desire to build a shipping port at PXE, which is presently used to test fire the rocket shells.

Nov 16, 2011, 21:26 PM IST