Updated : 2 days, 9 hours ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 19 (ANI): After the city lost a large number of trees to the recent Cyclone Fani, a government hospital here has taken up a unique initiative to recover the lost green cover by handing out free tree saplings to the parents of newborn babies.
Updated : 4 days, 1 hour 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 : 2 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): The Central government has not accorded the status of special category state to Odisha as the Fourteenth Finance Commission does not make any distinction between special and general category states, said Minister of State (MoS) in the Ministry of Home Affa
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jun 15 (ANI): Union Minister of Steel Dharmendra Pradhan and Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) chairman Anil Kumar Chaudhary met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Odisha Bhavan on Friday.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jun 13 : The State Government has released an amount of Rs 123.90 crore to the collectors of Puri, Khordha and Cuttack districts which were severely affected by Cyclone Fani, for payment of different assistance. These include assistance for house building, cloth
New Delhi [India], June 11 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday called on President Ram Nath Kovind and briefed him about the devastation caused by cyclone 'Fani' in the state.
New Delhi [India], June 11 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday and pitched for Odisha to be granted special category status in the aftermath of Cyclone Fani.
New Delhi [India], Jun 9 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik arrived here on Sunday to seek funds from the Centre for relief and restoration measures in the wake of Cyclone Fani.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jun 7 (ANI): Cyclonic storm 'Fani', which made landfall in Odisha on May 3, caused a loss worth approximately Rs 9336 crores, a government official said on Thursday.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India] May 30 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Max Bupa - one of India's leading standalone health insurance players - has launched various initiatives and measures to support its customers and partners in the Odisha region, as an aftermath of the devastation due to cyclone Fani.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 28 (ANI): Odisha DGP Dr Rajendra Prasad Sharma on Tuesday chaired a preparatory meeting over the logistical arrangements in place for the upcoming rath yatra in Puri.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Odisha [India], May 20 (ANI): As part of the ongoing post-cyclone relief and restoration measures, the Odisha government is addressing the mental health condition of those affected by Cyclone Fani, which had battered the state on May 3.