Paddy procurement delay: Farmers stage road blockade by spilling paddy on road

Cuttack, Jan. 18 -- Opposing delay and irregularities in paddy procurement at different mandis in the district, several farmers today hit the streets and staged road blockade by spilling paddy on the ... Read More

Fake spice manufacturing unit busted in Jeypore

Jeypore, Jan. 18 -- In a crackdown on adulteration units, the Jeypore police on Thursday night busted a fake spices manufacturing factory at P.R Petta lane in Jeypore town of Koraput district and deta... Read More

After Kandhamal residential school shame, another minor delivers baby in Jajpur

Jajpur, Jan. 18 -- Close on the heels of a class-VIII schoolgirl delivering a baby inside a residential school in Kandhamal, another minor girl has delivered a baby girl at Baghuapala village under Ka... Read More

Precious 'Astadhatu' idol stolen from Manikeswari temple in Rayagada

Rayagada, Jan. 18 -- Unidentified miscreants looted the Astadhatu idol of the presiding deity of Manikeshwari temple at Khedapada village near Therubali in Rayagada district late Thursday night. Acco... Read More

Two killed, 3 injured in attack by mentally retarded man in Nayagarh

Nayagarh, Jan. 17 -- In a shocking incident, two persons were killed and more than three persons injured in an attack allegedly by a mentally retarded person in Odagaon bazaar of Nayagarh district ear... Read More

Three killed, more than 20 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Baripada/ Cuttack, Jan. 17 -- At least three persons were killed and more than 20 persons injured in separate road mishaps across the State today. In the first incident, two persons were killed and m... Read More

Youth stabbed to death over extramarital affair

Malkangiri, Jan. 17 -- A youth was stabbed to death over an alleged extramarital affair at MPV-38 village in Malkangiri district late on Wednesday night. The deceased has been identified as Niranjan S... Read More

Jaundice situation remains grim in Cuttack

Cuttack, Jan. 15 -- Jaundice is slowly spreading its tentacles in Cuttack with the total number of cases from the millennium city reaching 20. According to sources, more than 20 cases have been report... Read More

Residential school shame: Children commission members meet minor girl

Berhampur, Jan. 15 -- Members of the Odisha State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (OSCPCR) today met the minor girl, who had delivered a baby at a residential school in Kandhamal. According... Read More

Odisha govt to present interim budget in Assembly on February 7

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- The interim budget for the year 2019-20 will be presented in the Odisha Assembly on February 7, regarding which an official notification was issued by the Parliamentary Affairs... Read More