Odisha Government
Odisha  /  Published 26.10.18

Plant rolls in hygiene push

The state government’s aim to ensure “Swachha Odisha, Sustha Odisha” got a boost on Friday when chief minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the modern sewage treatment plant that would improve the...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneshwar

India  /  Published 27.04.19

Settlers key in Naveen prestige fight

Sasthi Charan Das moved to Talchua — a rather inaccessible part of Bhitarkanika wildlife sanctuary — with his parents as a toddler. He is now 70.He does not remember the exact year he came, but re...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Kendrapara

India  /  Published 05.02.20

Puri temple plea on Rath calendar

The Puri Shree Jagannath Temple Management Committee on Wednesday decided to write to the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) not to organise untimely Rath yatras in different par...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Odisha  /  Published 24.09.18

Odisha sets time frame to pay farmers for paddy

The Odisha government on Monday decided that farmers would receive their payments within three days of selling their paddy to government agencies. The state cabinet meeting held under the leadership o...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneshwar

India  /  Published 07.06.20

Odisha plans cruise tourism, green activists oppose

The Odisha government plans to organise cruises in selected water bodies of the state with private participation in order to promote tourism which has been devastated by the Cyclone Fani last year and...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


Odisha  /  Published 14.10.18

Let CBI probe power mess: Jena

Former Union minister and senior Congress leader Srikant Jena on Sunday said even though power reform had started in the state 19 years ago, it failed to achieve its desired result. He asked for a CBI...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneshwar

India  /  Published 29.10.19

Odisha seeks IIT aid on landslide

The Odisha government has sought help of IIT Mumbai to identify places vulnerable to landslides. Once the IIT prepares its report, the government will start shifting the people to safer areas. On Octo...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 12.06.19

Cyclone Vayu: People from Gujarat coast to be evacuated

The Gujarat administration is on high alert to deal with cyclone 'Vayu', which is likely to hit the state coast near Veraval on Thursday, officials said. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday said pe...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

Odisha  /  Published 21.02.20

Modi to inaugurate Khelo India University Games on Saturday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the first-ever Khelo India University Games on Saturday. The games are being organised in Odisha.Modi will address the opening ceremony of the games via vi...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.06.20

In Odisha, jumbo rath dilemma

Two questions are on everyone’s mind in Odisha.One, will the Rath Yatra be held this year at all?Two, if the Odisha government allows the event, should elephants be harnessed to pull the three chari...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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