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Cold wave conditions prevail in Odisha, Daringbadi shivers at 7 deg C

December 16, 2021 2:35 pm

Cold wave conditions prevailed in Odisha on Thursday, with a minimum temperature of around 14 degrees Celsius in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.

Odisha: 100 take ill after gas leak at prawn processing unit

November 14, 2019 3:39 am

Odisha’s coastline is dotted with many units that culture shrimp for domestic and international markets. The state exports prawn worth approximately Rs 2,000 crore annually.

Journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra arrested for 'derogatory remarks' on Konark temple, gets bail

September 20, 2018 7:48 pm

Odisha police told the court that Mitra "gave unpalatable and irresponsible remarks on Konark Sun Temple by uploading his views on social media with an intention to outrage and to wound religious feeling which may create communal fraction".

Ahead of Bijepur bypoll, intelligence warns of hawala-like systems

February 21, 2018 4:48 am

A consignment of Rs 40.5 lakh from Chhattisgarh was seized by Bargarh Police on Saturday. BJD has claimed that one of the two people who were arrested has links with the VHP and Bajrang Dal.

Odisha to revamp Chief Vigilance Officers system, to check corruption: CM Naveen Patnaik

August 11, 2017 6:02 pm

Noting that his government has zero tolerance policy towards corruption, Patnaik said transparent structures, processes and procedures has been put in place to check corruption in all spheres of public life.

Odisha govt slashing penalty amount of mines owners: BJP

August 09, 2017 10:15 pm

"There seems to be an unholy nexus between BJD regime and mining companies. Our party will approach the court to ensure recovery of 100 per cent penalty from errant mining companies as per the Supreme Court order," said BJP’s Bhrugu Baxipatra

First swine flu death in Odisha

August 05, 2017 8:10 pm

"One person has died of swine flu at a private hospital here," Health and Family Welfare Minister Pratap Jena said adding the state is fully prepared to tackle the situation.

Odisha school holidays extended till April 26 due to heatwave

April 19, 2016 5:31 pm

Due to the forecast made by the IMD, the Odisha government has decided to extend the school holidays till April 26

HC directs ED counsel to appear before CBI

March 26, 2015 1:23 am

The CBI had also seized incriminating documents about Panda from the house of arrested former CID Deputy SP Pramod Panda in December.

Maoists kill 3 including village panchayat ward member

January 10, 2014 1:03 pm

They had been kidnapped on December 12.