Odisha likely to witness another cyclone; 15 districts put on alert to deal with possible flood-like situation
With the depression over the Bay of Bengal set to intensify into a cyclone, the Odisha government put 15 districts on alert to deal with a possible flood-like situation.
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.
Odisha Met department says Cyclone Phethai likely to trigger heavy rainfall today, advises fishermen not to venture into sea
The Odisha government has already asked district collectors to take steps to protect paddy from the unseasonal rain. Farmers have been advised to reap the paddy in their field and bring it to a safe place.
Congress accuses Odisha government of not taking enough measures to tackle Cyclone Titli, subsequent flood
AICC Odisha in-charge Jitendra Singh claimed had the Odisha government taken the IMD warning seriously and organised cautionary operation well in time, the lives of all the deceased could have been saved.
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt approves assistance worth Rs 2,770 crore to rebuild flood-affected districts
The state government has sanctioned Rs 27 crore for the Energy Department to undertake restoration activities after cyclone Titli
Cyclone Titli: Over 60 lakh affected by heavy rainfall, flood in Odisha; state govt speeds up rescue and relief ops
The flood situation in three south Odisha districts – Ganjam, Gajapati and Rayagada is grim as the water levels in major rivers have crossed danger marks.
On Sunday, CPI (Maoists) shot dead ruling TDP MLA K Sarveswara Rao and former party leader in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district
IMD says weakened Cyclone DAYE has crossed Odisha, reached Chhattisgarh: Malkangiri worst hit; warning for fisherfolk continues
Cyclone DAYE, after causing heavy rain in Odisha's Malkangiri district, weakened around noon on Friday. According to the MET department, the remainder of the cyclone, which is expected to move north-west.
Naveen Patnaik announced over 3 lakh projects under Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana worth over Rs 700 crore for Odisha in 5 months
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced over 3 lakh projects worth over Rs 700 crore under Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana
The Odisha government was planning to apply for a GI certificate and create a national market for the hand-woven ethnic shawls made by Dongria Kondh.
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 government on Thursday put the loss and damage caused by recent floods in five southern districts of the state at nearly Rs 219 crore and sent a detailed report to the Centre for expeditious action.
At least 33 persons were killed in lightning strikes in the last two days in Odisha, an official said on Monday.
The death toll in Odisha floods rose to four on Tuesday, as the state government sounded an alert in 12 districts in view of the likelihood of heavy rainfall due to depression
Flash floods in Odisha: Met dept warns of heavy rains even as situation in Rayagada, Kalahandi improves
Even as Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the flood situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi districts of Odisha is improving, the met office warned of likely heavy rains in the next 24 hours in the state.
Flash floods in Odisha: Situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi improves as rescue operation gains pace, says Naveen Patnaik
Relief and rescue operations gained pace on Monday following improvement in the situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi districts of Odisha where flash floods
After heavy rains overnight, red alert sounded in Odisha: IAF choppers have been pressed into action
A red alert has been sounded in Odisha on Monday, after NDTV said in a tweet that heavy rain would be expected
Odisha government on Sunday sought the help of the army and the air force to rescue the marooned persons and urged the Centre to provide four helicopters.
Video Volunteers: In Odisha's Niyamgiri a quiet revolution is underway to bring back traditional farming
The Panga Kondhs are showing the way to a sustainable and food secure future. They are preserving the genetic diversity of crops, battling climate change and protecting forests from rapacious industrial profit motives.