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Make in Odisha conclave begins: State fast emerging as fulcrum of trade, industry, says Naveen Patnaik

December 01, 2022 3:37 am

With the conclave that will continue till December 4, the BJD government is trying to place Odisha on the global investment map. Envoys from various countries, business delegates from within and outside the country, and senior officials were present at the inaugural ceremony.

Ahead of Padampur bypoll, I-T, GST raids in Odisha spark BJP-BJD slugfest

November 29, 2022 2:22 am

The searches, which started early morning in the presence of armed CRPF personnel, are being conducted at the residences of Md Sajid in Hanumanpada, Manabhanjan Sahu in Sahupada and Gaju Agrawal in Shastri Chhak.

Pandemonium in Odisha assembly over farmers’ issues

November 25, 2022 7:00 pm

After staging a sit-in on the Assembly premises, members of the BJD and BJP approached Governor Ganeshi Lal separately to air their grievances and to lodge protests.

Odisha sex-extortion scandal: ED questions brother of BJD MLA; Opposition wants Naveen’s resignation

November 25, 2022 5:47 am

The ED, which has lodged a case on allegations of large amounts of money being laundered, on Thursday questioned Gangadhar Samal, a businessman and brother of Dhenkanal MLA and BJD leader Sudhir Samal, for allegedly transferring a large amount of money to Nag’s account.

Two dead as goods train derails, rams into passenger waiting hall at Odisha’s Korei

November 21, 2022 11:41 am

Train services are likely to be affected on the route as both lines are blocked while some trains are likely to be controlled en route.

Odisha govt approves new port policy to attract pvt investment

November 18, 2022 9:44 pm

The approval comes a week before the state is set to host its flagship biennial investment summit, Make in Odisha conclave.

Odisha liable for delay in settling crop cover claims, says Tomar

November 18, 2022 2:30 am

This came after the Chief Minister’s Office recently stated that many affected farmers have not yet received their crop insurance dues despite the state government regularly following up with the Centre over the issue.

Odisha to regularise 57,000 contract employees, abolish contractual hirings in state govt

October 15, 2022 8:00 pm

State government will spend an additional Rs 1,300 crore per year.

Aila, Amphan, Asani: What's in a cyclone's name?

May 08, 2022 3:58 pm

According to the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), an agency under the United Nations, there can be more than one cyclone at a time in a particular geographical location or around the globe and the systems can last for a week or more.

Congress Odisha in-charge says new state party chief likely to be decided in a week

April 28, 2022 2:01 am

Concluding his two-day visit to Odisha on Wednesday, Chellakumar said, “I will submit a report to the the AICC (All India Congress Committee), and the party will take a final decision on who will lead the OPCC next.”


Four terror suspects escape from hotel in Bhubaneswar

January 26, 2016 5:34 pm

Bhubaneswar, Jan 26 (ANI): As many as four terror suspects fled from a hotel in Odisha's Bhubaneswar city on Tuesday. Shiv Narayan Mahapatra, Hotel Manager of Arya Mahal, said that they fled after they were asked to provide their identity proofs. The incident was reported from Hotel Arya Mahal in Bhubaneswar and a search operation is on to nab the suspects.