BJD And BJP Candidates File Nomination For Odisha Rajya Sabha By-Polls

Bhubaneswar: Today BJD Candidates Amar Patnaik and Sasmit Patra along with BJP candidate Ashwini Baishnab filed their nomination at the state assembly here. Amar Patnaik and Sasmit Patra filed nominations in the presence of BJD supremo-cum-Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Parliamentary Affairs minister Bikram Keshari Arukh, several other ministers, senior BJD MLAs and leaders.The BJP […]

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Shapoorji Pallonji Undertakes Extensive Relief Work Post Fani

Shapoorji Pallonji Group contributed Rs 51 lakhs towards Odisha Chief Minister’s relief fund for Fani affected areas Bhubaneswar/Gopalpur: Shapoorji Pallonji Group contributed Rs 51 lakhs towards Odisha Chief Minister’s relief fund for Fani affected areas.  Gopalpur Port Director and CEO Sandeep Agarwal and Shapoorji Pallonji Ports AVP Mr Jagdish Rout presented the electronic transfer documents […]


Two Killed ,One Injured As Wall Collapses in Jajpur district

Jajpur:Two persons were killed after a portion of wall collapsed at Balipatana village under Kuakhia police limits in Jajpur district today. The deceased were identified as Banmali Sahu (60), owner of the house and Chandan Lenka (25), a labourer engaged in the repair work. Another person was injured. The injured labourer identified as Panchu Nath […]


Patnagarh MLA Saroj Meher Arrested By Police In Sit-Up Case

Bolangir:The police today arrested Patnagarh MLA Saroj Meher for allegedly forcing a Public Works Department (PwD) engineer to do sit-ups. Later, he was taken to the Additional District Judge court (ADJ). On June 6, a video showing the BJD MLA forcing the JE to do sit-ups hundred times within five minutes had gone viral. He […]


RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya Resigns Six Month Before Term Ends

Mumbai:RBI Governor Viral Acharya resigns before the end of his term. He joined central back in 2017.The 45-year-old’s term was scheduled to end in February. Acharya is the second top RBI official to quit after Urijit Patel. Mr Acharya was appointed as one of the four deputy governors at the central bank in December 2016, […]



Australian students from Centurion University join Monks, Caves & Kings

Bhubaneswar: Eleven Australian students from city-based Centurion University joined the 73rd Monks, Caves and Kings heritage trail today at the Twin Hills of Khandagiri and Udayagiri, which began at 6:30 am. The students, currently doing internship at Centurion termed the experience as extra ordinary and beautiful. Lisa, a member of the Australian team said “really […]



Road Mishap In Kendrapara; Mother-Daughter Died

Kendrapara: In a tragic incident, newborn girl and mother were killed after the auto rickshaw they were travelling in was hit by an unidentified vehicle near near Khamarapada Chhak on National Highway-5 under Town police station in Kendrapara district early this morning. The husband of deceased woman and an ASHA worker were injured and admitted […]


CM Hands Over Appointment Letters To New State Cadre Civil Servants

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister today handed over appointment letters to a total of 102 candidates who successfully qualified Odisha Civil Service Examination, 2017 during a special orientation programme at Jayadev Bhawan. Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik today instructed the newly appointed civil services officials to focus on 5Ts adding Time and Transformation to 3Ts (Transparency, Teamwork, Technology) […]