Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 00:37
A minor girl was allegedly forcibly taken away and raped here sending the district administration into a tizzy as the state-wide outcry over the molestation and burning to death of a lady school teacher is yet to die down.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 23:31
National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC) directed Odisha government not to defend in court a state minister who made casteist remarks, while he threatened to file defamation against NCSC chief.
Last Updated: Friday, August 17, 2012, 22:55
Orissa HC framed nine issues for trial with respect to an election petition made by Congress leader Sarat Kumar Rout.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 02, 2012, 14:16
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik dropped five ministers and inducted nine in his council ministers.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 06, 2011, 17:29
WGM Mary Ann Gomes defeated second seed Padmini Rout of Orissa to take the joint lead with top seed Tania Sachdev at the end of the eighth round of the Velammal 38th National Women Premier Chess Championship on Sunday.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 03, 2011, 19:08
Woman Grandmaster Padmini Rout of Orissa moved into the sole lead with an upset win over top seed Tania Sachdev (Air India) at the end of the sixth round of the 38th National Women Premier Chess Championship on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 17:10
Disgruntled BJD stalwart, Damodar Rout, who was dropped from the Naveen Patnaik cabinet floated a `non-political` platform within the party.
Last Updated: Friday, August 05, 2011, 09:18
Asian stocks tumbled as much as 5 percent on Friday after panic triggered the worst sell-off on Wall Street since the global financial crisis, prompting investors to slash positions and scramble for cash and government bonds.
Last Updated: Monday, June 20, 2011, 16:26
Land acquisition for Posco`s
mega steel plant in Orissa`s Jagatsinghpur, which was to have
resumed on June 17 and remained stalled, was again put off
after the president of a pro-project group resigned.
Last Updated: Monday, May 09, 2011, 20:21
Amid speculations about a possible ministry reshuffle in Orissa, agriculture minister Damodar Rout on Monday resigned after being asked by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to do so.
Last Updated: Monday, April 04, 2011, 19:37
Orissa`s Agriculture minister Damodar Rout, accused of hurting sentiments of Dalits by uttering the word "Harijan", has been granted bail by a lower court at Kujang in Jagatsinghpur district.
Last Updated: Friday, November 12, 2010, 00:35
Orissa Chief Minister Naveen
Patnaik today intervened in a spat between between Agriculture
minister Damodar Rout and party MP both of whom are said to
be close to him.
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