Tag: Odisha

Odisha Congress MLA Prakash Chandra Behara joins BJP

Cuttack: Congress MLA from Salepur (Cuttack) Prakash Chandra Behera joined BJP on Sunday, a day after he quit the Congress…

Odisha Congress MLA Prakash Chandra Behera resigns

Cuttack: Prakash Chandra Behera, a Congress MLA from Salepur Assembly Constituency (Cuttack district), resigned from the primary membership of the…

Odisha: STF seizes 4 leopard skins, 7 arrested

Sambalpur: Special Task Force (STF) on Friday apprehended seven persons in connection with the smuggling of leopard skins. On the…

Ahead of LS polls, Odisha gets 24-hr control room to monitor unaccounted cash flow

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday set up a 24-hour control room at the Income Tax department in Bhubaneswar to…

Odisha: Naxals kill youth, torch vehicles in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A group of Naxals on Monday night killed a youth at Kukurakunda village in Malkangiri district of Odisha and…

Odisha: Naxals kill youth, torch vehicles in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A group of Naxals on Monday night killed a youth at Kukurakunda village in Malkangiri district of Odisha and…

World Bank provides $137 million to modernise 220 dams in 6 states

New Delhi: The World Bank has provided additional financing of 137 million dollars (about Rs 960 crore) for the Dam…

We have fulfilled promises made to Odisha’s people: Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said his government has fulfilled the promises made to the state's 4.5…

Odisha needs ‘double engine’ for development: Jayant Sinha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha needed a "double engine" government to accelerate the pace of development, said Minister of State for Civil Aviation…

Odisha CM announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia to kin of cops killed in mishap

Jharsuguda: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik">Naveen Patnaik has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh each and a government job to…

Amid Indo-Pak tension, security beefed up in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Following an escalation of tension between India and Pakistan, the security of all vital installations and important establishments especially…

Cong list for Odisha polls likely by March 10

Bhubaneswar: The Congress in Odisha is likely to announce candidates for the 2019 Lok Sabha and assembly elections by March…

Odisha cabinet approves State Film Policy 2019

Bhubaneswar: With an aim to promote Odia films and create a conducive eco-system for production of films in the region,…

Odisha government hikes DA by 3%

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in Odisha, the Naveen Patnaik government on Monday announced a hike…

Odisha govt to implement ‘PM-Kisan’ along with ‘Kalia’

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday has decided to implement the central government's Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Samman Nidhi (PM-…

Odisha: High court judges given demo of EVM

Bhubaneswar: Acting on a directive of the Election Commission of India (ECI), a demonstration-cum-mock poll on the functioning of EVM-VVPAT…

Terror attack: Odisha IPS Association offers to contribute one day’s salary

Bhubaneswar: The IPS Association of Odisha on Saturday said its members will contribute one day's salary for supporting the bereaved…

Cong didn’t do enough for country: Amit Shah

Pune: Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Saturday hit out at Congress alleging that the rival party did not…

Fiscal performance of Odisha starts with growth note

Bhubaneswar: Odisha's fiscal performance in last quarter of 2018-19 started with growth thin both its major components of revenue generation…

Odisha: Class VI girl gets pregnant after being sexually assaulted

Mayurbhanj (Odisha): A class sixth student in Odisha got pregnant after she was allegedly sexually assaulted. The incident came to…