CM Naveen Patnaik reviews flood-hit districts of Odisha, extends gratuitous relief of seven days to those affected
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday reviewed the flood-hit districts of the state and extended seven days gratuitous relief to those affected.
Eight killed as incessant rain pounds Odisha; state likely to face floods as low pressure area develops in Bay of Bengal
With more rainfall likely to batter Odisha over the next two days due to the formation of a fresh low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal, the district administrations have been asked to be prepared to deal with the possible flood
Rainfall subsides in flood-affected Odisha; train services remain affected for second day, informs railway official
The situation in rain-battered south Odisha, where fears of flood loomed large, eased on Thursday as intensity of rainfall subsided and water started receding from submerged areas, officials said.
Probe launched into sexual abuse of HIV positive minor girls in Odisha's Kalahandi district shelter home
The district administration, police, Child Welfare Committee (CWC) and District Child Protection Unit (DCPU) of Kalahandi initiated the probe after local news channels reported alleged sexual abuse of an eight-year-old HIV positive girl, who was an inmate of the centre.
Odisha BJD MLA apologises for forcing PWD engineer to do sit-ups, claims he did it to save officer from angry people
Newly elected BJD MLA Saroj Kumar Meher, who drew flak after a video purportedly showing him forcing a junior PWD engineer to do sit-ups in public went viral, Thursday apologised for his action
Odisha Elections 2019: Over 57% voting till 6 pm in five Lok Sabha and 35 Assembly seats; repoll sought in four booths
About 57.81 percent of the over 76.93 lakh voters exercised their franchise till 6 pm in the five Odisha Lok Sabha and 35 Assembly seats, some of them in Naxal-affected areas, in the second phase on Thursday
Narendra Modi in Odisha: Naveen Patnaik to skip event in Bolangir where PM will launch infrastructure projects
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik will not attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official programme during his one-day tour to the state Tuesday as he would be busy in state government programmes, official sources said.
Deworming exercise goes wrong in Odisha school, 51 kids fall ill after consuming tablets supplied by health department
The children were soon shifted to the Sainthala Community Health Centre for treatment, from where they were discharged by evening.
Odisha parcel bomb case: Lecturer masterminded blast after being replaced as college principal by victim's mother
The police on Wednesday claimed to have cracked the wedding gift parcel bomb case of Bolangir, Odisha alleging that a college lecturer masterminded it for being replaced by the mother of one of the two persons killed in the blast in February.
A newly married man and his grandmother were killed and his wife was critically injured when a gift packet the couple had received at their wedding reception