Stray cattle pose threat to motorists in Berhampur

Berhampur, Jan. 18 -- Amid severe traffic woes gripping the city, movement of stray cattle on the busy roads has not only compounded the problem but become a serious threat to commuters and motorists.... Read More

Man attacked over past rivalry in Sonepur

Sonepur, Jan. 18 -- A man was allegedly attacked by his neighbour over past enmity at Palipada village under Binika block in the district late on Thursday night. As per reports, one Raj Kumar Nag was... Read More

Odia entrepreneur Amarendra Sahu among eight others conferred with Bhoomi Ratna International Award

Bali/Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- Odia entrepreneur Amarendra Sahu was among the eight other noted personalities who were felicitated with the Bhoomi Ratna International Award (Jewel of the Soil) on Thursd... Read More

Lawyers in Baripada shun courts demanding HC bench

Baripada, Jan. 17 -- Demanding a permanent bench of Orissa High Court in Mayurbhanj, members of the district bar association boycotted court activities today. The members will be boycotting court acti... Read More

Farmers in Ganjam threaten to hit streets over delay in paddy procurement

Berhampur, Jan. 17 -- Allegations of irregularities in paddy procurement have cropped up in Ganjam district. Farmers are a worried lot owing to the paddy procurement delay in various blocks in the dis... Read More

Locals lock up teacher for allegedly misbehaving with school girl

Rayagada, Jan. 17 -- Tension erupted at Badahuma School in Godari village of the district after locals locked up a teacher inside the school building for allegedly misbehaving with a girl student toda... Read More

Delay of rituals at Srimandir: SJTA issues notice to 34 servitors over Dec 28 shutdown

Puri, Jan. 16 -- The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) today served notices to 34 servitors in connection with the delay in conduct of rituals at Puri Srimandir last month following cease w... Read More

Minor beaten to death by friends in Keonjhar

Keonjhar, Jan. 16 -- A minor boy was allegedly beaten to death by his friends at Salachua village under Mahulidian police limits in Keonjhar on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Bijay Kumar... Read More

Odias celebrate Samba Dashami with religious fervour

Puri/ Konark, Jan. 16 -- People in large number thronged the world famous Sun temple in Konark to offer special prayers to Sun on the occasion of Samba Dashami today. Thousands of devotees gathered at... Read More

Carcass of a leopard found at Rengali Dam in Angul

Angul, Jan. 16 -- The carcass of a leopard was found floating on Rengali Dam near Mankadachua village under Khamar Forest Range of the district today. According to sources, some fishermen who were fi... Read More