Bhubaneswar

Z Estate’s Crane Falls On Somu Villa, Ruins 7 Houses

Bhubaneswar: In a horrific incident, a crane being used in construction of a high-rise building of Z Estate Construction Company in Bhubaneswar fell on nearby houses on May 3. The accident happened due to strong winds making landfall in Odisha. The incident showed negligence on the part of builder of Z One Towers in Raghanathpur area […]


Bhubaneswar To Host FIH Series Finals In June

Bhubaneswar: Hockey India (HI) assured that the FIH Series Finals will be played in Odisha after the damage done to the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar by cyclone Fani had left a lot of doubts. The federation has assured that after assessing the damage, they would help the government by extending their support. Odisha was left with substantial […]


NASA Shares Post Cyclone Twin-City Night Images

Bhubaneswar: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of America has shared post cyclone night images of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. Both the cities and Puri were affected severely by cyclone Fani that battered the eastern coast on May 3. Power outages in #Bhubaneswar and #Cuttack after Cyclone #Fani. https://t.co/X7A9NYDsGi #NASA #India pic.twitter.com/fA4raahpyb — NASA Earth […]


Fani Leaves 35 Lakh Families In Dark

Bhubaneswar: Reeling under the aftereffects of Cyclone Fani, the Odisha government faces the daunting task of restoring electricity to nearly 35 lakh households. In the districts of Puri, Khurda and Cuttack, the power infrastructure has suffered massively as over 15 lakh electric poles were uprooted and lines were damaged due to fallen trees. The scale of […]



Bhubaneswar: Telephone Operators Merge To Help Customers

Bhubaneswar: Fani-hit customers in Bhubaneswar can now avail any network on their mobile phones. Telecom operators BSNL, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and Jio have merged to provide uninterrupted services across the city. Here is how you can avail the service. Go to the “settings” option of your cellphone Go to “network” option Then search for network […]


Bhubaneswar Municipality Ready To Tackle Heavy Rain

Bhubaneswar: As severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make landfall this morning at Puri, coastal areas including Bhubaneswar are severing with rain. Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) staffs took precautions to avoid any water-logging situation in the capital city. BMC staffs were seen clearing choked drains today morning at vulnerable places like ISKCON Temple. BMC […]


Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee Meets At NALCO

Bhubaneswar: The 10th half-yearly meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Undertakings) was organized yesterday at NALCO’s Corporate Office. The meeting was presided over by Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO. Sri N.K. Dubey, Head of the Office, Eastern Region, Kolkata, Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home, Govt. of India graced the occasion as […]



Modi To Hold Rally In Bhubaneswar Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: BJP’s star campaigner and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to hold a road show here on April 16 and address a public meeting at the Baramunda Ground, informed BJP State Vice-president Samir Mohanty. PM Modi will hold a roadshow from the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) to the Baramunda ground via Siripur Square. After […]