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Odisha: 36 students fall ill after drinking water in school

All are out of danger; an inquiry has been set up to investigate the incident.

Orissa hands over probe of missing mines officer to CBI

Earlier, the Bhubaneswar commissionerate police had been assigned the case.


After Phailin,10 Orissa districts brace for floods as Cyclone Lehar closes in

There is no possibility of cyclone Lehar affecting the state,but it may trigger heavy rains.

Rumours trigger panic buying of salt in Orissa

With potato prices skyrocketing in Orissa markets,rumour-mongering on Monday led to increase in the price of salt too in the local markets. With speculation that salt stocks were down,panic-stricken consumers rushed to buy salt. In Bhubaneswar,people were seen queuing up at grocery shops to buy salt at Rs 40-50 a kg against the printed price […]

Orissa: The girl who died in a school lunch vessel

Banita wanted to be among the first to be served eggs at the school midday meal.

Maoists explode landmine in Orissa

The CPI(Maoist) exploded a landmine at Kiriburu hill top in West Singhbhum district.


Orissa flood kills 33 people on average every year

In last 21 years,1043 people have lost their lives and crops and property worth Rs 10000 cr is lost.