Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023



Tied to two-wheeler, Odisha man forced to run 2 km for failing to repay Rs 1,500

October 18, 2022 10:25 am

22-year-old Behera promised to repay the money in 30 days but failed, leading to this 'punishment'.

IND vs SA: Bhuvneshwar’s solo act not enough in Cuttack, as India fall two down

June 13, 2022 5:01 pm

Klaasen’s onslaught trumps four-wicket haul as SA overhaul modest target to hand hosts second successive T20I loss.

Newsmaker | All this feels like a dream: tribal slum-dweller Majhi, youngest-ever Cuttack deputy mayor

April 08, 2022 7:48 pm

21-year-old MCom student Damayanti Majhi became the youngest Cuttack Municipal Corporation corporator when she won the recent civic body polls on BJD ticket.

Odisha: Two killed, one injured as bridge collapses in Cuttack

March 10, 2022 9:41 am

A portion of a bridge connecting Chhatra Bazaar and Malgodown in Cuttack city collapsed on Wednesday evening.

Odisha: Royal family descendant arrested for killing mother over property dispute

January 27, 2022 2:28 pm

The victim, Paresh Kumari Devi (75), the wife of the grandson of ‘Raja’ Rajendra Narayan Bhanjadeo of Kanika, succumbed to her injuries before she could be taken to the hospital.

Web portal's editor, reporter held over Dutee Chand's complaint of obscene

September 05, 2021 2:08 pm

The online news channel's editor was initially detained for interrogation on Friday and later apprehended, while one of its reporters was also taken into custody, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) US Dash said.

We The People: 'I enjoy the right to speak against PM, if necessary... Even after speaking against him, people are not prosecuted'

December 29, 2019 9:12 am

What does the Constitution mean in their lives, in letter and spirit? Which rights matter to them the most, at home and beyond, as they enter 2020, the 70th year of the Republic.

Cuttack’s triple murder accused arrested

July 29, 2019 2:27 pm

The police had said that the three murders have some similarities, even as many local residents have started talking about a suspected serial killer.

Despite SC order, Odisha lawyers continue strike

September 29, 2018 6:42 am

Courts in Odisha have not been functioning since August 28 as lawyers across the state went on strike after one of them, Debi Prasad Pattnaik, was allegedly beaten by four policemen over a trivial dispute.

Natural disasters in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack could cost Odisha one third of its Budget: World Bank study

October 10, 2015 7:47 pm

The report was submitted to the government late last month and due for discussion by state housing and urban development department and World Bank officials this week.


The Big Picture: Passage through India

January 04, 2015 4:27 pm

A journey is usually defined by the destination, but this one, along Latitude 20°15’, cutting through four states across India’s waist.

Odisha floods continue to affect people

August 07, 2014 3:22 pm

The annual monsoon season brought floods and landslides that killed thousands and submerge hundreds of villages.