Updated : 3 hours, 3 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Sasmit Patra on Wednesday raised the demand of 'special focus status' for Odisha in the Rajya Sabha, given the state's vulnerability to natural calamities.
Updated : 8 hours, 37 min ago IST
Leeds [UK], July 17 (ANI): Indian Super League (ISL) side Delhi Dynamos FC will be shifting their base from the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi to Bhubaneswar's Kalinga Stadium.
Updated : 12 hours, 26 min ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 17 (ANI): Newly-appointed Governor of Andhra Pradesh, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan, thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah for giving him an opportunity and said that he will try to solve some of the contentious issues the state
Updated : 1 day, 17 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): In another case, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has written a letter to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar seeking his personal intervention in the release and repatriation of 18 people belonging to Odisha, who were stranded in Dubai for the past four
Updated : 2 days, 2 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): There is no proposal under the consideration of the central government for the grant of special category status to Odisha, Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur told Lok Sabha on Monday.
Updated : 2 days, 16 hours ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 15 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister and BJD chief Naveen Patnaik directed his party MPs to submit reports of their performance in Parliament and on the steps taken by them to resolve issues in their respective constituencies once in every two months, starting A
Updated : 2 days, 21 hours ago IST
Bargarh (Odisha) [India], July 14 (ANI): Three persons including a forest official have been arrested by Bhatli police on the charges of extortion here on Sunday.
Kendrapara (Odisha) [India], July 14 (ANI): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday visited Kendrapara's district to campaign for BJP candidate Bijoy Mohapatra for the upcoming Patkura Assembly polls.
Updated : 3 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 14 (ANI): Chairman of Railway Board (CRB) Vinod Kumar Yadav on Sunday visited Bhubaneswar to review undergoing projects funded by the Centre and said 'more funds have been allocated this year to sort out land acquisition problems.'
Updated : 3 days, 9 hours ago IST
Bhawanipatna (Odisha) [India], July 14 (ANI): An elderly woman was allegedly duped here, after a gang of conmen escaped with gold ornaments worth Rs 2 lakh after fooling the lady.
Updated : 3 days, 14 hours ago IST
Puri (Odisha) [India], July 14 (ANI): Lakhs of devotees thronged the streets of Puri to get a glimpse of the Holy Trinity - Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath and Devi Subhadra - decked up in gold ornaments weighing 208 kilograms for the 'Suna Besha' ritual on Saturday.
Updated : 3 days, 17 hours ago IST
Keonjhar (Odisha) [India], July 14 (ANI): BJP chief whip in Odisha Assembly, Mohan Charan Majhi, has claimed that he has not been allotted an official residence or guest house in Bhubaneswar, forcing him to stay on the footpath.