India  /  Published 07.03.21

Odisha sets up World Skill Centre for youths

The Odisha government has set up a World Skill Centre (WSC), a premier advance skill training institute to hone the skills of the youth, make them employable in different industries and create globall...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 06.03.21

Biju Patnaik legacy revisited

The political legacy of Odisha’s legendary chief minister, Biju Patnaik, father of present incumbent Naveen Patnaik took the centre-stage on Friday as Naveen called upon people to keep alive his...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Business  /  Published 05.03.21

Rs 50,000cr: a plan for Odisha

ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel (AM/NS) India has reached an understanding with the Odisha government to set up a 12-million tonne plant in the state at an investment of Rs 50,000 crore, as the world&rsquo...
By Sambit Saha, Subhasish Mohanty in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.03.21

Fire breaks out in Similipal reserve

Many people suspect the mafia of having started the fire to poach wild animals and collect mahua. “The fire is visible even from a distance of 40km. It appears like a ball of fire in the evening. T...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Sports  /  Published 28.02.21

ISL: EB let in six goals

SC East Bengal let in six goals against an Indian side for the second time after Independence on Saturday. At the GMC Stadium in Bambolim, East Bengal lost 6-5 to bottom-placed Odisha FC in an ISL VI...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


India  /  Published 27.02.21

Ire over illegal sand mining in Odisha

The Odisha government on Friday faced the Opposition wrath over its failure to formulate a policy to curb illegal sand mining in the state. The state is losing nearly Rs 14,000 crore per annum because...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 25.02.21

Odisha incentive for special marriage

The Odisha government has enhanced the incentive for marrying divyang persons (persons with disabilities) from Rs 50,000 to Rs 2.50 lakh.   However, the couple have to meet some eligibility crit...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 23.02.21

Gangrape accused held after 22 years

Odisha police have arrested Bibekananda Biswal alias Biban, the prime accused in the Anjana Mishra gangrape case, twin city police commissioner Sudhanshu Sarangi said on Monday. Biban, who was on the...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 19.02.21

Opposition boycotts address

The budget session of the Odisha Assembly began on a stormy note here on Thursday with the Opposition members boycotting the customary governor’s address alleging the speech failed to address co...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 18.02.21

Odisha budget session to start from Thursday

The Budget session of the Odisha Legislative Assembly will commence from Thursday.  According to the schedule, the House will sit for five hours every day and on special days, the session will b...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar


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