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Nov 01, 2018
Odisha government declares drought in nine districts; official analysis finds 'severe deficit' of rainfall in two districtsFarmers have suffered crop loss of 33 percent and above due to moisture stress in the districts, said a statement from the Special Relief Commissioner's office.
Oct 31, 2018
Odisha govt readies plan to protect endangered Olive Ridley turtles ahead of annual mass nesting, bans fishing near coastThe ban on fishing within 20 kilometres from the coast for the protection of turtles will be imposed from 1 November, 2018 till 30 May, 2019.
Oct 22, 2018
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt approves assistance worth Rs 2,770 crore to rebuild flood-affected districtsThe state government has sanctioned Rs 27 crore for the Energy Department to undertake restoration activities after cyclone Titli
Oct 13, 2018
Cyclone Titli: East Coast Railways to run special Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru train from 15 October for stranded passengersApart from this, at least 14 teams of NDRF have been deployed to provide relief and rescue operation to those affected by cyclone titli.
Aug 22, 2018
Eight villages in Odisha have relied on bamboo pole bridge as only mode of connectivity for past seven yearsFor more than 3000 people in eight villages of Mayurbhanj district in Odisha, life hangs on a bamboo bridge — the only means of connectivity between the villages and other parts of the district.
Aug 08, 2018
Odisha govt conducts roadshow to promote investors' summit to be held in NovemberOdisha government in association with industry body FICCI on Wednesday conducted a roadshow in the city to woo investors ahead of its second edition of 'Make in Odisha' conclave scheduled to be held in November
Aug 03, 2018
Odisha govt to relax educational requirement for surrendered Maoists in order to facilitate skill development trainingWith an increasing number of young Maoists returning to the mainstream, they need to be properly rehabilitated so that they can take up jobs, Sanjay Singh, the secretary of Skill Development and Technical Education, told PTI.
Jun 23, 2018
Royal Bengal tiger relocated to Odisha from Kanha reserve is healthy, being monitored closely, says forest minister Bijayshree RoutrayThe tiger in Odisha is being monitored round-the-clock, and the Wildlife Institute of India and Kanha Tiger Reserve officials will take a call about when the tiger will be released into the wild.
Jun 20, 2018
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik requests PM Narendra Modi to officially recognise hockey as India's national sportHockey already enjoys the status of the unofficial national game of India and with Odisha all set to host the World Cup in November, Patnaik urged Modi to make the status official.
Jun 07, 2018
Naveen Patnaik announces welfare scheme for journalists in Odisha; Rs 4 lakh compensation for family of deceased scribeThe Odisha government announced welfare measures for working journalists which include Rs four lakh financial assistance to the family of deceased scribe.