Kendrapara district

Kendrapara district News

One killed in BJD-Congress clash in Orissa

The cause of the clash is yet to be known. Three of the injured have been shifted to Cuttack for better treatment.

Orissa BPL farmer’s son cracks IES

The son of an Orissa farmer living below the poverty line has cracked the Indian Economic Service (IES).


133 primary schools face closure threat in Odisha

133 government-primary schools are facing the threat of closure in Odisha.

MGNREGS funds lying unused in Odisha,show cause issued

Not a single penny allotted under the MGNREGS was utilised by 21 gram panchayats.

Dalits prevented from performing religious rituals in temple

A few upper caste devotees had stopped some lower caste people from offering puja.

Mid-day meal quota raised for fake students

A photographic drive in the government-run primary schools in Orissa's Kendrapara district had revealed the presence of more than 11,000 fake students in the school registers.


Rescue & relief ops begin in tornado-hit areas

Relief operations were stepped up in tornado-ravaged areas of Orissa where the devastating calamity claimed at least 10 lives and left over 150 injured.