Odisha

Odia Album Actor Simran Murdered

Sambalpur: A body dipped in blood was found under a bridge of the Mahanadi river near Goira Matha at Sambalpur today. The deceased is identified as Simran Singh, an odiya actor who has acted in several Sambalpuri music videos and albums. The Burla Police got the information from locals and they reached the spot. The […]


Odisha Govt gives New Appointments of IAS in State

Bhubaneswar: The Government of Odisha announced minor changes in the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) cadre. The IAS Officers are given additional charges along with their old ones and some are newly appointed. According to its notification published by the Government of Odisha Ranjan Chopra-1994 batch-has been appointed as the new Director General of Gopabandhu Academy […]


5 Odia Women Hockey Players Selected in IWHNC

Bhubaneswar: Deep Grace Ekka, Sunita Lakra, Lilima Minz, Namita Toppo and Anupa Barla are the five lucky women hockey player hailing from Odisha who are selected for the Indian Women’s Hockey National Camp, which is going to begin tomorrow at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru Campus. Apart from the senior players who have retained […]



Annual Bird Census Across Odisha From Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: The annual bird census across Odisha will begin from January 3, informed the Chief Wildlife Warden, Sandeep Tripathy today. As per reports, the bird census will be carried out on January 3 in Nandankanan Zoological Park, Simlipal National Park, and sanctuaries under many other forest divisions. The bird census will also be conducted in […]


International Stadium at Puri Soon

Bhubaneswar: In order to encourage sports in Odisha, the Union Sports Ministry, today, gave approval to a project for establishment of an International-level Stadium with ultramodern facilities at Puri. Under the flagship of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan, the stadium will will be setup with a budget of Rs. 7.5 crore. It will have all the […]


IMD Gives Warning of Cold Wave for Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) gave a warning of intense cold wave in next 24 hours for Odisha today. It said that the mercury will drop below normal all over the State because of the northerly winds. The cold wave will be more intense in the interior Odisha. Senior weather scientist of Bhubaneswar Meteorological […]


BJP Women Activist Marched Towards Naveen Nivas

Bhubaneswar: The BJP Mahila Morcha protested and marched towards Naveen Nivas today, on account of the CM’s silence on Minister Pradeep Maharathy’s comments on the Pipili gange rape and murder incident verdict. The situation got worsen when there was a strife between the activists and the cops as they started marching towards the CM’s house […]


How was 2018 for Odisha: Its Developments from Jan to Dec

January 2018 17th – Odisha Government has launched Mukshyamantri Kalakar Sahayata Yojana (MMKSY) to provide financial assistance to the literature and cultural artists of state. 18th – Indigenously developed long-range surface-to-surface Agni-5 ballistic missile was successfully test fired successfully from Abdul Kalam Wheeler Island, Odisha. 19th – Mangalajodi Ecotourism Trust in Odisha has won prestigious United Nations World Tourism […]


Bhubaneswar Breaks Its 26 yr Record, Dripping to 8 Degrees

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s temple city and capital, Bhubaneswar, broke its 26 year long record when yesterday the temperature came down to 8.2 degree celcius. The city had recorded its last lowest temperature of 6.2 degree celcius in December 1992. According to the weatherman, the temperature in the city dropped more than eight degrees below the normal. […]