Jagatsinghpur News

Water level down, Orissa flood toll 35

By Thursday evening, water level in Mahanadi and its tributaries had come down, but 830 villages still continued to be marooned.

Several hurdles in the way of Posco plant

The MoEF has not made things easier for Posco by delinking this from the port project at Jatadhar.


10 dead in rain,floods

Six,including four of a family,were killed in a wall collapse in Jagatsinghpur,while four others were swept away in floods in Ganjam.

Cyclone threat: Orissa cancels holidays

Meteorological Department officials warned that a deep depression in Andaman sea was moving towards the coastal regions.

Six years on,POSCO project still remains on paper

The tiff between Orissa government and the anti-steel plant agitation has made its future uncertain.

Posco land acquisition halted due to rain

Politicians,social and civil right activists are now making a beeline to Dhinkia village.


Posco: Officials not allowed to enter village

After two weeks of smooth land acquisition for Posco’s 12-million tonne steel plant in Jagatsinghpur,the district administration faced massive protests at Dhinkia.

Posco: Orissa govt asks for report on 2 village resolutions

Orissa govt was criticised for allegedly ignoring resolutions of gram panchayats in 2 villages.

BJD rally to focus on Posco project in Orissa

The ruling BJD in Orissa is organising a convention at Jagatsinghpur to create public opinion against stalling of the proposed Posco steel plant on Saturday.

Panel shows red flag over Posco

Posco’s 12 million tonne steel project in Orissa’s Jagatsinghpur district is now likely to be further delayed with a joint committee of Ministry of Environment and Forests and Ministry of Tribal Affairs....