Cyclone Bulbul triggers rain in Odisha; IMD issues 'yellow alert' in Puri, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Bhadrak for next 24 hours
IMD has issued 'yellow warning' (be aware) in Puri, Kendrapara Jagatsinghpur and Bhadrak districts over the next 24 hours and for Saturday, it has issued an 'orange warning' (be prepared) in Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur districts
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.
Eight dead, six injured after being struck by thunderstorm, lightning in Odisha; several districts see pre-monsoon rains
The monsoon will reach Odisha five-six days late this time, said Indian Meteorological Department's (MeT) local office here on Monday as the pre-monsoon showers were reported from parts of the state
10-year-old raped in Odisha's Jajpur district days after similar incidents in Balasore, Kalahandi, Mayurbhanj rocked state
A minor girl was allegedly raped by a 35-year-old man at a village in Odisha's Jajpur district, in another incident of sexual assault of minors in the state
43 heavy vehicles seized in Odisha's Jajpur district as part of crackdown on illegal mining of minerals
At least 43 heavy vehicles used in illegal mining of minerals were seized and over Rs four lakh collected as penalty in a crackdown in Odisha's Jajpur district
People of Odisha woke up to a bright morning on Saturday after three days of heavy downpour even as the IMD warned of more rainfall in several parts of the state
Odisha to experience heavy rain and strong winds in the next 24-48 hours due to formation of depression
Many parts of Odisha have been lashed by downpour for the last couple of days because of a cyclonic circulation and low pressure
The flood situation in Odisha's Jajpur and Kendrapara districts continued to be grim on Monday, said officials.
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has asked the administration to evacuate people from low-lying areas of Keonjhar, Bhadrak and Jajpur districts due to incessant rain
The Odisha government on Sunday issued a flood alert in six districts after the meteorological department forecast heavy rainfall in the next two days.
With BJP focussing on expanding its base in Odisha ahead of the 2019 elections, party president Amit Shah is set to embark on a three-day tour of the state from Monday.
The Odisha government on Saturday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) to set up four STPI centres in the state.
Even two full days after the rains stopped, a population of nearly 68, 000 spread over 647 villages in Balasore still remain marooned.