Odisha(Search results - 154)
India14, Aug 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Over 200 killed due to floods across India; situation improves in Karnataka, Maharashtra
Over 200 people have lost their lives due to catastrophic monsoon. Torrential rains across Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, parts of Tamil Nadu and Odisha have left thousands stranded
India13, Aug 2019, 3:16 PM IST
Odisha: Heavy rain creates flood-like situation in some districts; 8 dead
While Odisha is witnessing a massive rain, the officials from the Met department has warned the fishermen not to venture into the sea till Wednesday (August 14) as the sea would be rough to sail
Politics4, Aug 2019, 4:56 PM IST
Odisha govt urges Centre not to shift Central Warehousing Corporation office to Patna
According to Odisha food supplies and consumer welfare minister Ranendra Pratap Swain, shifting the Central Warehousing Corporation office from Odisha to Patna would jeopardise the state's interests
India29, Jul 2019, 4:11 PM IST
Odisha: CPI-Maoist celebrates 'martyrs' week'; state-run buses come to a halt till August 3
The CPI(Maoist) celebrate "martyrs' week" in memory of their leader Charu Majumdar, who was allegedly killed in police custody in West Bengal on July 27, 1972.
India27, Jul 2019, 4:36 PM IST
Odisha government says no water in reservoirs for irrigation after 3 farmers' death
Odisha minister in the Assembly said that the state does not have enough water in its reservoirs for irrigation, leading to the death of three farmers. Expressing displeasure, Congress members walked out of the House.
India26, Jul 2019, 6:47 PM IST
Rain hits Odisha, likely to intensify in next two days
According to reports, the MeT Centre has advised the fishermen not to venture into the sea along and off the Odisha coast on Saturday (July 27) and Sunday (July 28)
India26, Jul 2019, 5:32 PM IST
Cuttack: Special team formed to crackdown on ‘stoneman’ for 3 similar murders
A special team has been formed by police to identify and trace the killers behind three murders in Odisha’s Cuttack.
Politics24, Jul 2019, 1:43 PM IST
Odisha to Andhra Pradesh: BJP's Biswabhusan Harichandan takes oath as first Governor of state
Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy and his Cabinet colleagues were present during Biswabhusan Harichandan's oath-taking ceremony in Vijayawada
India21, Jul 2019, 11:50 AM IST
Odisha: HIV-infected minor girl raped in Bhawanipatna shelter home
A minor girl who was infected with HIV two years back, got raped in a shelter home in Odisha. Reports said Saroj Kumar Das, the head of the shelter home raped the minor in Bhawanipatna of Kalahandi district
Politics20, Jul 2019, 12:03 PM IST
Odisha Assembly election: Polling in Patkura constituency underway after being postponed twice
An estimated 12% of the over 2.44 lakh electorate exercised their franchise during the first two hours of polling, an official report said
India19, Jul 2019, 6:34 PM IST
Odisha to have sports policy soon: Youth Services minister Tusharkanti Behera
Discussion about the “sports policy” came about while the Sports and Youth Services minister was replying to questions in the state Assembly.
Politics19, Jul 2019, 2:00 PM IST
Veteran BJP leader Biswa Bhusan Harichandan to swear-in as Andhra Pradesh Governor on July 24
The 84-year-old veteran BJP leader, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan was earlier elected five times to the Odisha Assembly from Chilika and Bhubaneswar constituencies. Now, he is all set to take over as the new Governor of Andhra Pradesh.
Politics15, Jul 2019, 1:42 PM IST
Telangana plans to follow Karnataka, Odisha models to digitise forest boundaries
Speaking to reporters in Hyderabad, Telangana principal chief conservator of forests PK Jha said that their state government has taken feedback from Karnataka, which has done geo-referencing of their forest boundaries
India7, Jul 2019, 12:50 PM IST
Odisha: BJP, BJD gear up for prestige battle in Patkura Assembly poll
In the Lok Sabha election, the BJP managed to bag eight out of 21 Lok Sabha seats, up from one in 2014, while the Patnaik-led party secured 12 seats.
India2, Jul 2019, 3:50 PM IST
Odisha CM Patnaik seeks PM Modi’s help in preventing Polavaram project’s construction
Odisha’s chief minister Naveen Patnaik has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention in the Polavaram project in Andhra Pradesh. The state government has been opposing the project for its design which could pose a danger for Odisha.