OTET paper leak: Board of Secondary Education lodges police complaint

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack, Jan. 18 -- After the cancellation of the Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) following leakage of questions papers, the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) today filed a formal ... Read More

Elephant calf death: Forest guard suspended

Baripada, Jan. 18 -- A forest guard of Baripada forest division was suspended today for not reporting the death of an elephant calf to higher authorities. According to sources, the Baripada Divisional... Read More

HC rejects plea seeking stay on OPSC ASO exam

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- The examination for the post of ASO, conducted by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) exam will be held on the scheduled date of January 20 after Orissa High Court reje... Read More

Police arrests 3 PLFI members in Sundergarh

Sundergarh, Jan. 18 -- The Biramitrapur Police arrested three members of the Peoples' Liberation Front of India (PLFI) today and seized a pistol from them. According to sources, the three members of ... Read More

Nine-year old raped by class X student in Kandhamal

Phulbani, Jan. 17 -- Just days after the news of a school girl delivering a baby at a residential school sent shockwaves across the state; another rattling incident has been reported from the district... Read More

Baripada medical college yet to get centralized oxygen plant

Baripada, Jan. 17 -- Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College & Hospital in Baripada is still dependant on oxygen cylinders owing to the lack of a centralized oxygen plant. According to sources, the ho... Read More

Pipili gang rape & murder: Crime Branch moves HC challenging acquittal of accused

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 17 -- After drawing a lot of flak over its investigation as the accused in Pipili gang rape and murder case were acquitted, the Odisha Crime Branch challenged the lower court verdict... Read More

Rourkela residents oppose holding tax hike

Rourkela, Jan. 17 -- Residents of the steel city are a distraught lot after the Rourkela Municipal Corporation hiked the holding tax. Earlier, the residents of the city had demanded discussions on the... Read More

Odisha creates new posts in Women & Child Development department

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced new posts in the Women and Child Development Department. "The State government attaches great importance to women and chil... Read More

Residential school shame: Social outfit calls for 12-hour Kandhamal bandh tomorrow

Phulbani, Jan. 16 -- The Kandhamal Surakshya Abhiyan has called for a 12-hour bandh in the district tomorrow demanding resignation of ministers and other officials in connection with the incident wher... Read More