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Former Rajya Sabha MP Pyarimohan Mohapatra passes away
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 19 : Former Rajya Sabha MP and Odisha Janamorcha president Pyarimohan Mohapatra passed away on Sunday.

Hariprasad resigned because Odisha results weren't good: Congress
New Delhi , Mar. 13 : The Congress Party on Monday said B.K. Hariprasad resigned from the post of general secretary of the All India Congress Committee (AICC) because Zilla Parishads results of Odisha were not good.

Odisha artist creates Radha Krishna sand sculpture for Holi
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , Mar. 12 : On the eve of Holi, sand artist Manas Sahoo has created a sand sculpture of Lord Radhakrishna playing Holi, depicting the essence of the festival on the golden sea beach.

India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , Mar. 11 : India successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile on Saturday from Odisha coast.

Odisha Mining: SC to continue hearing over plea seeking end of ...
New Delhi , Mar. 7 : The hearing in the Odisha mining case will continue in the Supreme Court today, where the NGO Common Cause had filed the petition seeking a direction put a stop of the illegal mining in the state.

Is Modi's notebandi 'sufficient enough' to seal the deal in UP?
New Delhi , Feb. 26 : After emerging victorious in Maharashtra and Odisha local elections, it is time for the Bharatiya Janata Party to test waters in Uttar Pradesh.

BJP making a mark in Odisha through its popular schemes: Dharmendra ...
New Delhi, , Feb. 24 : Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is making a mark in Odisha because of its popular schemes.

Free Business websites for Indian SMEs and startups, organised by ...
New Delhi , Feb 24 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): As the saying goes, "there are no free lunches in the world" yet here is an organisation that proposes to do just that for you. The story of a social initiative in Odisha that aims to encourage and motivate digital transformation of an entire nation.

Bhubaneswar: Visually impaired candidate clears OPSC examination
Bhubaneswar, (Odisha), Feb. 21 : Emerging as a champion against all odds by clearing the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) examination held in 2015, Sanyasi Behera, a visually-impaired candidate from Bhubaneswar has demonstrated how it is possible to fulfill one's aspirations through ...

Association of Odisha Real-estate Developers announces "AFORD Home ...
Bhubaneswar, Feb 2 : Association for Odisha Real-estate Developers (AFORD) is one of the most prominent recognized body of the Real Estate Developers in Odisha.

Odisha landmine blast : Eight cops killed
Bhubaneswar, Feb 2 : : The death toll in the landmine blast in Odisha's Koraput district rose to eight on Thursday, after the body of another policeman was recovered, The Indian Express reported.

Maoist landmine blast: Six Odisha Police personnel killed in Koraput
Bhubaneswar, Feb 1 : At least six jawans of Odisha State Armed Police were killed and several were injured when the minibus in which they were travelling was flung off the road following a landmine blast, which was reportedly planted by Maoists, reports said.

Odisha CM writes to PM Modi over Mahanadi dispute
Bhubaneswar (Odisha)[India], Jan. 29 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, rejecting the negotiation committee formed by the Centre to resolve the Mahanadi river water dispute and added that it will only delay setting up of the tribunal to ...

Odisha CM writes to PM Modi over Mahanadi dispute
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jan. 28: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, rejecting the negotiation committee formed by the Centre to resolve the Mahanadi river water dispute and added that it will only delay setting up of the tribunal ...

Odisha's sand artist creates sculpture to mark 68th Republic Day
New Delhi , Jan. 26 : Renowned artists Sudarsan Pattnaik created sand sculptures on the shore of Puri Beach of Odisha to mark the 68th Republic Day of India.

12 killed as 8 coaches of Hirakhand Express derails in Odisha
Bhubaneswar, Jan 22 : At least 12 passengers were killed and several others were injured when Jagdulpur to Bhubaneswar bound Hirakhand Express (18448) train went off the track near Kuleri railway station, barely 30 km from Rayagada in Odisha on Saturday midnight, local media reports said.

Jagdalpur -Bhubaneswar Hirakhand express train derails, several ...
Bhubaneswar, Jan 22 : Several people are feared to have been killed as eight coaches of Jagdalpur -Bhubaneswar Hirakhand express train derailed near Kuleri station in Odisha on Sunday, media reports said.

Odisha chit fund scam : CBI conducts raids BJD MP's residence
Bhubaneswar, Jan 12 : : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday conducted raids at 25 places in and outside Odisha including houses of ruling Biju Janata Dal MP Rabindra Jena in connection with the Seashore Group chit fund scam, reports said.

Odisha shocker! Disabled man thrashed by RPF staff for stealing mobile
Balasore, (Odisha), , Jan. 8 : In a shocking incident, a specially abled man was thrashed by the Railway Police in Balasore district of Odisha for allegedly stealing a mobile phone.

Odisha: Tribals used as votebank but denied facilities, says Juvenile ...
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) , Jan. 7 : The Juvenile Justice Board of Odisha on Saturday termed the shocking incident of man carrying his dead daughter on shoulder after failing to get a hearse van as 'shameful', adding that the tribals are used as votebank by politicians during elections but when they ...

Odisha: Deprived of hearse service, father carries dead daughter on ...
Angul (Odisha), Jan. 7: It seems like the Odisha Government has not learnt from its past mistake as yet another shocking incident that reminds the tragic memories of Dana Majhi episode has come to fore wherein a man on Wednesday carried his dead daughter on shoulder after failing to get a hearse ...

President of India inaugurates convention of Non-Resident Odias
New Delhi, Jan 6 : President of India Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated a Convention of Non-Resident Odias (NROs) organized by the Odisha Forum on Friday in New Delhi.

Delhi: Pravasi Odiya Yuva forum protest against BJD government
New Delhi , Jan. 6 : The Pravasi Odiya Yuva forum on Friday held a protest at Odisha Bhawan against Biju Janata Dal (BJD) demanding BMC Mayor's, Anant Narayan Jena interrogation for his alleged involvement in connection with the mysterious death of Rishi, an engineering student, and an immoral act ...

TMC MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay produced in Odisha court, party members ...
Kolkata/Bhubaneswar, Jan 4 : A day after Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with Rose Valley financial scam, leader-activists of West Bengal's ruling party on Wednesday staged demonstration across the state, ...

Unseasonal rain, hailstorm lash different parts of western Odisha
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , Jan. 3 : Unseasonal rain and hailstorm lashed different parts of western Odisha including industrial town of Jharsuguda town last evening.

Agni-IV successfully test-fired from Odisha coast today
Chandipur (Odisha) , Jan. 2 : The 4000-km range nuclear weapons-capable strategic missile, Agni-IV has been successfully test fired from APJ Abdul Kalam island, 50 km away from Odisha's Chandipur.

Agni-IV successfully test-fired
Balasore, Jan 2 : : India on Monday successfully test fired the nuclear-capable strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV from a road-mobile launcher on Abdul Kalam Island, off Odisha coast, reports said.

Bargarh in Odisha hosts one of the world's largest open air theatre ...
Bargarh, Odisha, Jan 2 : Bargarh, about 50km from Sambalpur town in western Odisha, is celebrating its annual Dhanu Jatra festival from Monday, according to media reports.

Agni-IV successfully test-fired from Odisha coast today
Chandipur (Odisha) , Jan. 2 : The 4000-km range nuclear weapons-capable strategic missile, Agni-IV has been successfully test fired from APJ Abdul Kalam island, 50 km away from Odisha's Chandipur.

Bargarh in Odisha hosts one of the world's largest open air theatre ...
Bargarh, Odisha, Jan 2 : Bargarh, about 50km from Sambalpur town in western Odisha, is celebrating its annual Dhanu Jatra festival from Monday, according to media reports.