January 20, 2020 7:13 am
The Mo Sarkar or My Government initiative allows the Chief Minister’s Office to follow up with citizens.
January 16, 2020 2:00 am
The move comes after a government-recognised survey revealed that close to 40,000 people had migrated to neighbouring states from just 30 gram panchayats of Bolangir and Nuapada districts in “one migration season”, a source in the state Labour Department said.
January 06, 2020 5:36 am
The prospect of roads is also reducing the prices of essential items. Farmers in this previously cut-off region mostly grow ragi and millets. Fresh fruit and vegetables were brought over the water, and were costly.
January 01, 2020 4:11 am
Sonny Mehta, head of publishing house Alfred A Knopf, dies in New York City at 77.
January 01, 2020 1:14 am
In a notification, the Excise Department stated that in “public interest” the government would “relax the selling hour for IMFL ‘ON’ shops and bars operating in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri “up to 1 am of 01.01.2020”.
December 31, 2019 2:04 pm
The prolific editor was honoured with varied awards including, Lifetime Achievement Awards for publishing in India, the UK and the United States, and was named 2015 Person of the Year by Publishers Weekly.
December 31, 2019 2:13 pm
On Tuesday morning, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik tweeted, "I am deeply grieved by the passing away of my brother in law Sonny Mehta. He was one of the world's best editors and an extremely civilized person. May his soul rest in peace."
December 31, 2019 9:29 am
Ray is a business tycoon and hotelier, who has also served in the Centre as Union Minister for coal, steel, parliamentary affairs, animal husbandry and food processing.
December 19, 2019 9:47 am
The chief ministers of five Opposition-ruled states — West Bengal’s Mamata Banerjee, Punjab’s Amarinder Singh, Rajasthan’s Ashok Gehlot, Chhattisgarh’s Bhupesh Baghel and Kerala’s Pinarayi Vijayan — have already opposed both the CAB and NRC.
December 09, 2019 4:41 am
The cut in its support component, to be put into effect by the next financial year, could save the state government hundreds of crores in a year.
May 07, 2019 9:45 am
CM Naveen Patnaik tweeted on Sunday that all families in Puri and in those parts of Khurda, which had been “extremely severely affected”, will get 50 kg of rice, Rs 2,000 in cash and polythene sheets, if covered under the Food Security Act (FSA).
May 22, 2014 9:37 am
Narendra Modi fought back tears again as he wished Gujarat to "surge ahead".