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Two held in Odisha for killing boy to ward off evil spirits
Bhubaneswar, Sep 29 : Two people were arrested in Odisha for allegedly murdering a seven-year-old boy as they believed it will ward off evil spirits, police said Monday.
Dengue cases in Odisha soar to 2,325
Bhubaneswar, Sep 28 : The number of dengue cases in Odisha have risen to 2,325 with the state health department Sunday confirming 140 new cases in last three days.
Odisha's applique work adds to Durga Puja decor
Kolkata, Sep 27 : While splurging on high-end couture and expensive gadgets for Durga Puja shopping, stop and absorb the vibrant applique work of Odisha being used to deck up a mall here.
Odisha sets up modern fish kiosk
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday inaugurated a much-awaited modern kiosk for selling fresh fish and crabs from the world famous Chilika Lake, a senior official said.
Odisha's ex-advocate general gets bail in chit fund scam
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 : A court here Friday granted conditional bail to former Odisha advocate general Ashok Mohanty, who was arrested by the CBI for his alleged involvement in a chit fund scam.
Odisha's ex-advocate general gets bail in chit fund scam
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 : A court in Odisha Friday granted conditional bail to former Odisha advocate general Ashok Mohanty, who was arrested by CBI for his alleged involvement in a chit fund scam.
Former Odisha advocate general gets bail
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 : A court here Friday granted bail to Ashok Mohanty, former advocate general of Odisha, who was arrested Sep 22 by the CBI for his alleged involvement in the chit-fund scam.
NHRC recommends Rs three lakhs compensation for death of girl student ...
New Delhi, Sept. 25 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has recommended that the Government of Odisha must pay Rs three lakhs as compensation for the death of a girl student within the school premises.
Former Odisha police chief says he has been framed
Bhubaneswar, Sep 25 : Former Odisha police chief Prakash Mishra Thursday said he sees a conspiracy by the state government to defame him by slapping a false case of financial impropriety against him.
Odisha rice millers oppose revised moisture norms
Bhubaneswar, Sep 25 : A state rice millers' association Thursday opposed the central government's newly announced moisture norms for rice procurement.
Ex-Odisha advocate general sent to judicial custody
Bhubaneswar, Sep 25 : A special CBI court in Odisha has sent former state advocate general Ashok Mohanty to judicial custody till Sep 30, a lawyer said Thursday.
Former Odisha police chief booked in corruption case
Bhubaneswar, Sep 25 : A case has been booked against former Odisha police chief Prakash Mishra on charges of financial improprieties and corruption, an official said Thursday.
Congress fields ex-MLA for Odisha Lok Sabha by-poll
Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 : The opposition Congress party Wednesday decided to field former party MLA Abhimanyu Behera for the Oct 15 parliamentary by-election for Odisha's Kandhamal seat.
Odisha chit fund scam: Lawyers protest ex-AG's arrest
Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 : Members of the Odisha High Court Bar Association launched a two-day cease-work agitation Wednesday to protest the arrest of former state advocate general Ashok Mohanty by the CBI over his alleged involvement in the chit fund scam.
Odisha doctor murdered
Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 : Accusing him of killing a boy by administering a wrong injection about a year ago, three people allegedly murdered a doctor in Odisha's Subarnapur district, police said Wednesday.
Centre to address Naxal problem on priority basis, says Rajnath
Ranchi, Sept. 23 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh assured that the Government of India is addressing the Naxal problem that has hit parts of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh on a priority basis. Addressing a press conference here today Rajnath Singh said, "As far ...
Dengue cases in Odisha rise to 2,076
Bhubaneswar, Sep 23 : The number of dengue cases in Odisha rose to 2,076 with the state health department Tuesday confirming 120 new cases since Sunday.
BJD fields late MP's widow for Odisha by-poll
Bhubaneswar, Sep 23 : Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Tuesday decided to field Pratyusha Rajeswari, widow of late MP Hemendra Chandra Singh for the parliamentary by-election in Kandhamal constituency Oct 15.
CBI arrests ex-AG of Odisha over involvement in Saradha scam
Bhubaneswar, Sep. 22 : Former Advocate General of Odisha, Ashok Mohanty, was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday on charges of misappropriation of funds of Arthatatwa group and misuse of position for personal benefit.
Odisha chit fund scam: CBI takes ex-advocate general on remand
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 : A court here Monday allowed the CBI to take Odisha's former advocate general Ashok Mohanty on remand for two days for his alleged role in the multi-crore-rupee chit fund scam in the state.
Odisha ex-AG held in chit fund scam
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday arrested Odisha's former advocate general Ashok Mohanty in connection with a multi-crore-rupee chit fund scam, a lawyer said.
BJP names candidate for Odisha by-poll
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday named former MP Rudra Madhav Ray as its candidate for the Lok Sabha by-poll from Odisha's Kandhamal constituency.
Odisha chit fund scam: CBI arrests two businessmen
Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Sunday arrested two businessmen in Odisha in connection with a multi-crore-rupee chit fund scam, a lawyer said.
Odisha Lok Sabha by-poll Oct 15
Bhubaneswar, Sep 19 : Voting in the Kandhamal Lok Sabha by-poll in Odisha will be held Oct 15, an official said Friday.
Notification issued for Odisha by-poll to Lok Sabha
Bhubaneswar, Sep 19 : The process for the by-election for Kandhamal Lok Sabha constituency in Odisha was set in motion with the local returning officer issuing a notification Friday, an official said.
Higher compensation for Odisha students who drowned
Bhubaneswar, Sep 18 : A court here has directed Odisha to pay a compensation of Rs.25 lakh each to the kin of the seven students who drowned in a river 16 years ago, a lawyer said Thursday.
Odisha CM writes to Centre over urea shortfall
Bhubaneswar, Sep 17 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Wednesday wrote a letter to the central government to draw its attention towards the shortage of urea in the state.
Odisha tribals protest against dilution of forest rights
Gajapati District (Odisha), Sept. 17 : Tribals from Maoist-hit areas organised a rally here on Wednesday to protest against what they perceived to be the dilution of their forest rights.
Six killed in Odisha road accident
Bhubaneswar, Sep 17 : Six members of a family, four of them women, were killed when their multi-utility vehicle hit a roadside tree in Odisha's Rayagada district Wednesday, police said.
Odisha chit fund scam: Businessman sent to judicial custody
Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 : A court in Odisha Tuesday sent the owner of a local TV channel to 14 days' judicial custody for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore-rupee chit fund scam.