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Apr 06, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Cyclone Pabuk: Seven districts in Odisha on alert

There is no specific warning that has been issued for fishermen till now although the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has advised caution.

Jan 04, 2019, 06:36 AM IST

Odisha government invites investors to explore investment opportunities in agriculture marketing in the state

Department of Cooperation of the State Government organized a Consultative Workshop in this regard.

Oct 11, 2018, 10:48 AM IST

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

7th Pay Commission: These employees will get retrospective arrears

The arrears will reportedly be paid in two batches –one during 2017-18 and the other during 2018-19 fiscal year.

Mar 12, 2018, 10:24 AM IST

7th Pay Commission: Big Holi bonanza for over 8 lakh government employees

The implementation of 7th pay commission benefits in the state will come into effect from January 1, 2016.

Mar 02, 2018, 08:16 AM IST

Odisha government taking steps to set up excise police stations

The Odisha government is taking steps to set up excise police stations in all the districts to intensify enforcement activities, Excise Minister S B Behera said.

Feb 27, 2018, 10:41 AM IST

Agitating Odisha teachers suspend strike

The agitating teachers of schools and colleges in Odisha today announced the suspension of their week-long strike till March 9 after Odisha government assured them to fulfil six out of their seven demands.

Feb 18, 2018, 15:17 PM IST

Odisha government to sponsor national hockey teams for 5 years

The Odisha government will sponsor the national men's and women's hockey teams for the next five years, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced on Thursday.

Feb 15, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

'Odisha to implement 7th Pay Commission recommendations soon'

Notwithstanding its bad liquidity position, Odisha government is likely to implement the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission for its employees and pensioners soon.

Aug 24, 2017, 15:30 PM IST

Flood alert in six Odisha districts as IMD predicts heavy rain

Heavy downpour in the catchments could trigger flood in Baitarani, Subarnarekha, Budhabalanga and Brahmani rivers, a senior official said.

Jul 23, 2017, 23:07 PM IST

BJP blames Odisha government for frequent power cuts

Apart from power cuts, people in most parts of the state are suffering due to chronic low voltage electricity caused by delay in installing 500 new sub-stations, BJP said.

May 25, 2017, 20:24 PM IST

'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' declared tax-free in Odisha

State Finance Minister Sashi Bhushan Behera on Tuesday said the entertainment tax on the film has been waived.

May 24, 2017, 08:32 AM IST

BJD govt in Odisha a failure on all fronts: Opposition

"BJD had promised to transform Odisha, but pushed the state backward because of misrule, corruption, neglect of farmers and farm sector and inefficiency for the last 17 years," OPCC president Prasad Harichandan told reporters here.

May 21, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Odisha Govt. became violent after poll defeat: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The Odisha government has become `violent` after suffering defeat in the recently held Panchayat elections, said Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday.

May 01, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

Odisha government to spend Rs 89.5 crore Hockey World League and Men's World Cup

It was also decided that the sitting capacity of the Kalinga Stadium would be increased to 15,000 from the present capacity of 5,000.

Mar 06, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Odisha seeks tribunal to resolve Mahanadi water issue

Odisha also urged the union ministry to direct the Chhattisgarh government to stop construction of barrages over the Mahanadi river with immediate effect.

Nov 21, 2016, 20:33 PM IST

Odisha sets up committee to implement 7th pay panel recos

Around four lakh state government employees and over three lakh pensioners would benefit from the move.

Oct 29, 2016, 00:22 AM IST

Odisha government orders probe against tainted BJD MLAs

The Odisha government on Tuesday ordered a vigilance inquiry against four Biju Janata Dal MLAs who allegedly demanded money to facilitate setting up of industries in their assembly constituencies.

Aug 30, 2016, 21:58 PM IST

Heat wave continues to grip India; Odisha's Titlagarh records highest at 48.5 deg C

The Odisha government has confirmed four deaths due to sun stroke; however, reports said the death toll in the state due to heatwave has risen to 88.

Apr 24, 2016, 20:57 PM IST