Odisha

+2, +3 Colleges To Run In Separate Buildings: Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After a joint conference of School and Mass Education and Higher Education departments on Thursday Higher Education Minister Arun Kumar Sahoo announced that all the +2 and +3 colleges in Odisha will now on run in separate buildings, as announced by It was announced that +2 and +3 would now not be clubbed under […]


Reliance JIO Sprints To 1 Crore Mobile Subscribers Mark In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In a significant achievement, Reliance Jio, the fastest growing and now the largest mobile service provider in the country, has surpassed 10 million mobile subscriber mark in Odisha telecom circle as per the telecom subscriber data released today by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for the month of June 2019. This feat has […]


Heavy Rainfall To Lash 11 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional meteorological centre issued intense rainfall for as many as eleven districts for today. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of light to moderate rainfall likely to occur over the districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada, Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Nayagarh, Jajpur, Dhenkanal, Angul, Koraput and Malkangiri.


Odisha: ‘Smart Meters’ Soon To Check Power Theft

Bhubaneswar: In order to check power pilferage, state government is all set to launch the installation of smart meters . Energy Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra informed that they will install smart meters on pilot basis in Sambalpur and Rourkela towns. For Sambalpur, the government will procure 4500 prepaid meters. “The main objective of the smart […]


Thundershower To Lash 8 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional meteorological centre issued thundershower warning for as many as eight districts for today. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of light to moderate rainfall likely to occur over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur and Cuttack. Such weather condition is likely to prevail between 10.30 […]


Odisha: 39 Cops To Receive Police Medals on I-Day

Bhubaneswar: 39 police personnel will be conferred with Police Medals tomorrow on the occasion ofIndependence Day. The selected police personnel will be awarded by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. While 26 cops will receive Police Medal for Gallantry, two police officials will be awarded President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service. Similarly, 11 police personnel will […]


Odisha: Chief Secy AP Padhi Appointed As State Election Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: IAS officer Aditya Prasad Padhi has been appointed as the next State Election Commissioner. His appointment has been approved by Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal. Padhi, a 1983 batch IAS officer, was appointed as the Chief Secretary of Odisha in November, 2015. He was previously additional chief secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Padhi has […]


Thundershower, Lightning To Lash 11 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological centre today issued intense rainfall for as many 11 as Odisha districts. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of intense rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nuapada, Bolangir, Boudh, Sonepur, Kandhamal, Sambalpur, Jharsuguda, Angul, Deogarh, Sundergarh and Keonjhar.


Intense Rainfall In 15 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological centre today issued intense rainfall for as many as 15 Odisha districts. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of intense rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Kandhamal, Balangir, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Boudh, Sonepur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Cuttack, Ganjam, Nayagarh and […]


Thunderstorm And Lightning To Lash 6 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological center issued moderate thunderstorm and lightning for as many as six districts of Odisha today. Thunderstorm and lightning will occur in districts like Sundergarh, Deogarh, Sambalpur, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar and Balasore. Spells of heavy rainfall is also likely in one or two places of these districts. According to the latest weather bulletin […]