On Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary, Odisha will ban single-use plastic, including one-time use disposable cutlery, in all cities
Odisha government has banned single-use plastic in all urban areas of the state from Gandhi Jayanti Day on Wednesday, an official said.
EC orders repolling at booths in Outer Manipur, Assam’s Lakhimpur and Odisha’s Malkangiri, Berhampur
The Election Commission on Tuesday ordered repolling at booths in Outer Manipur, Assam’s Lakhimpur and Odisha’s Malkangiri, Berhampur
Lok Sabha election 2019: All-women booth to be set up for each constituency in Odisha's Ganjam district
Considered "politically sensitive", Odisha's Ganjam district is home to 13 Assembly constituencies and 3,063 booths — the highest among the state's 30 districts.
Naveen Patnaik announces ban on use of plastic from 2 October in Odisha's major cities like Bhubaneswar and Cuttack
Naveen Patnaik said the plastic-ban would be imposed in municipal corporation areas and Puri town from Gandhi Jayanti on 2 October.
Four persons would now be able to see the world after getting eyes of a woman and her son who had died within 24 hours in Odisha's Berhampur town.
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik seeks review of AICTE's 'no admission' decision on two premier institutes
Naveen Patnaik on Sunday sought the intervention of Prakash Javadekar for reconsideration of AICTE's decision to debar admissions into two premier institutions.
CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said there was need for formation of an alternative secular political force to fight against the communal elements before the next general elections.
Amit Shah begins three-day visit to Odisha, likely to visit Naveen Patnaik's home district on Tuesday
Taking on Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik in his home district, BJP chief Amit Shah will launch a door-to-door campaign in Ganjam
Union agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh on Sunday claimed that farmers in Odisha were forced to go for distress sale of paddy as mandis were not functioning properly.
Thirteen of the 27 inmates who escaped from a state-run juvenile home in Odisha's Ganjam district two days ago, after assaulting its superintendent and other staff, have been nabbed.
The first of the two-phased simultaneous elections to the 10 Lok Sabha and 70 assembly seats in the Maoist belt in Odisha began today amidst tight security in view of the poll boycott called by the extremists.
Leaving behind the trail of destruction caused by cyclone Phailin and two successive floods, Berhampur town in Ganjam district has started limping back to normalcy.
With Cyclone Phailin and resultant floods affecting around two crore people in Odisha, the state government would submit a report on the damage and loss of property to the Centre seeking immediate assistance for rehabilitation work.
Berhampur, the biggest city in southern Odisha, today looked like a war zone as Cyclone Phailin left behind a trail of destruction. The cyclone accompanied by heavy rain hit Gopalpur, about 15 km from here, and battered the city and its nearby areas.