Why Odisha govt had to direct police not to harass vehicle owners?

Keeping in view the smooth implementation of the newly amended Motor Vehicle Act (MVA), the Odisha government on Wednesday directed the

Odisha CM Patnaik hopes for support from Centre before budget session

Ahead of the state’s budget session, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said the state government is looking forward for the cooperation

Litchi under scanner after over 100 encephalitis deaths

Amid the outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar which claimed 109 lives, Odisha Health Minister Naba Kishore Das has directed officials to ascertain toxic content in litchi fruit being sold in the state.

Health Minister urges state CMs to join Ayushman Bharat Scheme

The Minister promised that financial resources will be made available to the states with adequate flexibility in the spirit of cooperative federalism.

Record-breaking Patnaik ready to rule Odisha again

Leading towards the 5th consecutive term, Naveen Patnaik took oath as the chief minister of Odisha. Along with him, a 20-member Council of Ministers also swore in. The 72-year-old BJD supremo is one of the longest-serving chief ministers. Governor Ganeshi…

Odisha: Miniature artist sculpts Modi, Patnaik faces on pencil tips

Odisha-based miniature artist carves Modi, Patnaik faces on pencil tips In order to commemorate Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s thumping victory in the recently-held Lok Sabha polls, L Eswar Rao, a miniature artist, carved Modi and…

Odisha Congress Campaign Committee chairman resigns

Bhakta Das resigns as Odisha Congress Campaign Committee chairman Former union minister Bhakta Charan Das on Friday resigned from the post of chairman of Odisha Congress Campaign Committee. Speaking to ANI, he took the responsibility of Congress’ debacle in the…

Congress candidate shot at by unidentified assailant in Odisha

Odisha: Congress candidate shot at by unidentified assailant, hospitalised An unidentified assailant opened fire at a Congress leader Manoj Sena here on Wednesday. Sena was taken to the hospital in the Bhubaneswar, where he is undergoing treatment. He is Congress’…

Defence Ministry successfully tests ‘Pilotless’ target Aircraft

DRDO conducts successful flight test of high-speed expendable aerial target Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday conducted a successful flight test of ABHYAS — high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) from Interim Test Range, Chandipur in Odisha. “The flight test was…

Adani, ICICI support Odisha CM’s cyclone relief fund

Adani Group commits Rs 25 crore to Odisha cyclone, ICICI Rs 10 cr Adani Group has committed Rs 25 crore to the Odisha Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to support the people affected by the recent devastating cyclone ‘Fani‘. ICICI Bank contributed Rs 10 crore towards…