Commonwealth TT: Pakistan Withdraws

Cuttack: Pakistan, Guyana And Ghana on Monday pulled out of Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships beginning here on Wednesday. The number of participating countries has come down to 12 apiece in both men’s and women’s section which will vie for the coveted Host Associations Cup and India Cup, respectively. The final list of nations that are […]

Odisha All Set To Host Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship Starting Tomorrow

Cuttack: The state Government is all set to host 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship. The table tennis tournament will be played at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here from tomorrow. Teams from Wales, South Africa, England, Australia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Ghana, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Nigeria, Scotland, Singapore and Uganda Will be participating. Police said elaborate […]

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. #NASA #India — NASA Earth […]

Deepabali: Police Action Against 370 Persons in Twin Cities

Bhubaneswar: As many as 370 persons were fined for violating Supreme Court’s order on bursting firecrackers in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack on Deepabali. Twin-city Commissionerate Police have lodged cases against 140 persons for allegedly bursting crackers before 8 pm and after 10 pm yesterday. According to report, they were prosecuted under Fire Works and Loud Speakers (Regulation) Act-1958 for violating the apex […]

Bhartruhari Mahtab First Odia to Receive Best Parliamentarian Award

Bhubaneswar: Senior Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader and Cuttack MP Bhartruhari Mahtab received ‘Best Parliamentarian Award’ for 2017 from President of India Ram Nath Kovind in a special event held yesterday (Aug 1) at the Central Hall of Parliament. Mahtab is the first Odia Parliamentarian to receive such prestigious honour. The President presented the Outstanding Parliamentarian Awards to […]

Substandard Food in Cuttack: Notice to 7 Restaurant

Cuttack: Cuttack MunicipalCorporation (CMC) issued notices to seven restaurant and eatery owners after they were found selling food of “substandard quality”. Health officer Umesh Panigrahi said the notices were issued on the basis of reports on samples collected and tested in the mobile laboratory during raids on Friday (27 July). Food Safety on Wheels – a minibus […]

Satyajit Mohanty New Twin-city Police Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: In a major reshuffle in Odisha cadre IPS officers, Satyajit Mohanty has been made the new Commissioner of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Commissionerate Police. The 1988 batch officer presently working as Additional Director General of Police (Provisioning) will replace 1990 batch IPS YB Khurania. The latter has been transferred as ADG (Provisioning). Notably, Mohanty becomes the 5th police […]

Niranjan Welcomes Modi With 6 Questions

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, May 23, 2018: Niranjan Patnaik Asks 6 questions to Modi Urges PM to answer on Mahanadi issue As the Union government celebrates its fourth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is joining a mega show in Cuttack on 26th of this month. Newly appointed Odisha Congress President and former minister Niranjan Patnaik welcomed Modi […]

First Ever Trail Cycling Race in Cuttack

Cuttack, May 21, 2018: Cuttack’s first ever bicycle race was organized on 20th May, Sunday near Sri Sri University, Naraj. The race was in the Individual Time Trial format where every rider would race against time to clock the best time on a circuit. Close to 20 riders from Rourkela, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack participated with […]

Infant Stolen by Monkey Found Dead

Cuttack: The dead body of an infant found from well today in Cuttack. Yesterday a monkey on took away the 16-day-old infant from his home here. After a massive search operation launched by authorities, the baby has been found dead in a nearbywell. The dead body of newborn was recovered from a well in the backyard of […]