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A Pregnant wild elephant killed in Kerala: Forest Dept Arrests One Person

According to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan till Thursday three people were taken into custody. Read More

World Environment Day 2020

Toxins and chemicals are around us. The food we consume, the water we drink, and every other product that we use daily all contain chemicals and adulterants that have the ability to pose serious risks to our health. Read More

Cyclone Nisarga Storm activity intensifies in the Arabian Sea

Nisarga currently lies as a depression 490 km from Mumbai, 280 km from Goa’s capital city, and 710 km from the Surat district in Gujarat. Read More

Robots serve drinks at Dutch restaurant after coronavirus lockdown

A robotic trio of waiters named Amy, Aker, and James roll back and forth from the bar at the Asian-fusion restaurant, handing out drinks and lessening the number of trips that human staff needs to make through the restaurant. Read More

A Pregnant wild elephant brutal killed in Kerala

The pregnant wild elephant in Silent Valley Forest had fallen victim to an act of human cruelty on May 27 after a pineapple filled with powerful crackers offered by a man exploded in her mouth when she chomped on it. Read More

Amphan Cyclone Affected Nearly 45 Lakh People In Odisha

A total of 210 medical teams and 75 teams of veterinary doctors have been despatched to the affected areas in the State. Read More

North Coastal Odisha On High Alert for Cyclone Amphan

As the low-pressure system over South-East Bay of Bengal and adjoining south the Andaman Sea continues to intensify into a well-marked system, Odisha Special Relief Commissioner on Friday sounded a high alert for 4 north coastal districts of the State which are likely to be most affected in the impending cyclone Amphan. Read More

Zomato is introducing up to 50 percent pay cuts

The latest round of layoffs comes as the second biggest firing of employees in the company, months after Zomato sacked around 540 employees in September last year, citing the proliferation of automation into the industry that left several roles redundant. Read More

Heatwave Alert in Bhubaneswar

The predictions show the whole of western Odisha will record maximum day temperature between 43 and 45 degrees C on this day. Only three districts – Kandhamal, Rayagada, and Koraput – in the State will record a maximum temperature of below 40 deg C. Read More

Odisha Fights Corona

Shockingly, after Centre allowed migration during the 3rd phase of lockdown, close to 5 lakh migrants registered to return to Odisha throwing the biggest challenge the government has had ever faced. Read More

Train ticket booking on IRCTC website begins

Booking for these trains began on the IRCTC website at 6 pm on Monday. Earlier, the ticket sale was supposed to start at 4 pm, but the railways said that there was an issue with uploading data on the IRCT system that caused the delay. Read More

List of Red, Yellow, Green Zone districts for COVID19 Lockdown

The 733 districts of India have been broadly divided into Red Zones, Orange Zones, and Green Zones. The zone classification determines the kind of restrictions placed on the movement of people and the supply of goods in a district. Read More

Dengue Scare Odisha,61 Positive Cases Identified

Earlier, 42 people from Tikarpada village under Muniguda block were tested positive for Dengue raising alarm bells for the authorities. Read More

TikTok Video At Quarantine Centre In Odisha

All the accused are Kolkata returnees who made the video during their quarantine period at Tihidi High School under Bhatapada panchayat in Bhadrak district on Sunday. Read More

Two More COVID-19 Cases Reported In Jajpur

Five new cases were reported, taking the total number of cases to 47 in the district. Jajpur district is now having the highest 46 active cases followed by 17 in Balasore and 16 active cases in Khurda district. Read More

Students Should Stay Prepared For Exams

Odisha’s Higher Education Minister Arun Kumar Sahoo has appealed the students to take the lockdown period and the time of crisis as an opportunity to prepare well for exams which may be conducted on any feasible day after the institutions reopen on June 17. Read More

Ginger And Clove Tea for Acidity And Indigestion

Acidity is a common condition that occurs when the stomach acid moves up the food pipe, resulting in discomfort in the lower chest area. In normal conditions, it eases out with time, but in some instances, it could prove to be very painful. Read More

Unreliable Covid kits penetrate a market

Health authorities have suspended rapid-testing for the new coronavirus till further notice after several states complained about flawed results, mostly from the Chinese-made kits. Read More

Justice Mohammad Rafiq Takes Oath As Chief Justice Of Orissa High Court

Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy, Director General of Police Abhay, and prominent leaders of ruling and Opposition parties of the State were also present during the oath-taking ceremony of Justice Rafiq, who arrived in Bhubaneswar in a special flight on Sunday to attend the function. Read More

Hospital begins Plasma Therapy to Treat Covid-19

Three coronavirus patients who have now recovered have so far donated their plasma for the treatment of others suffering from the disease. They include a resident doctor of the KGMU, Tauseef Khan, she said. Read More

Covid-19 lockdown extended till June 30 in UP

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has told officials that the situation will be reviewed after June 30. Read More

Rains In Odisha Till May 5

The IITM model further says there is a 30 percent probability of the heatwave making an entry into the State from the districts in the south interior Odisha like Malkangiri, Koraput, Nuapada, Nabarangpur, Bolangir, Nuapada, and Kalahandi, etc from May 6. Read More

Rapid antibody test kits a problem with use China firms shift blame to health care workers in India

India has imported five lakh rapid antibody testing kits from two Chinese companies - Wondfo Biotech and Livzon Diagnostics. These kits were distributed to several states reporting rising cases of coronavirus infection. However, the Rajasthan and West Bengal governments have said the kits were giving out inaccurate results. Read More

Heavy Rainfall and Thunderstorm To Lash Several Parts Of Odisha

On 25th April, Gajapati, Kandhamal, Ganjam, Puri, Rayagada, Mayurbhanj, and Jagatsinghpur districts are likely to witness heavy rainfall accompanied by thunderstorm and lightning. Read More

Distribute Elementary School Text Books Within 5 Days

An order regarding this was issued by State Project Director, Bhupendra S. Punia to all the District Education Officers (DEOs) and District Project Coordinators (DPCs) on 20th April 2020. Read More

Facebook invests $5.7 billion in Jio

There are a number of key takeaways from the announcement, which was in the works for a while. The formal announcement comes days after a business newspaper in the UK talked about Facebook making plans to invest in Jio. Read More

Sundergarh Lady Constables Postpone Their Marriage for COVID-19 Duty

Home guard Tilotama Meher’s wedding was scheduled for April 12 while constable Sunita Adha was scheduled to tie the knot on April 25, DGP Abhay said after his recent visit to Sundergarh district. Read More

Odisha Police Inspector Suspended For Violating COVID-19

State Director General of Police, Abhay has suspended the IIC of Jajpur Barchana police station, Deepak Kumar Jena for misconduct with immediate effect. Jena has been booked and the matter is being investigated. Read More

Odisha Govt Gives Funds To Urban Local Bodies For Feeding Stray Animals

The Odisha government had earlier sanctioned Rs 54 lakh for the purpose of feeding the stray animals during the first phase of the nationwide lockdown till April 14, it said. Read More

Now Pink eye could be a symptom of COVID-19

There is an ever-growing list of atypical symptoms of the novel coronavirus. The latest to join the list is conjunctivitis -- a disease commonly caused by the regular flu virus but also triggered by bacterial infection or allergy. Read More

Domestic violence victims can not visit police stations during the lockdown: Odisha DGP

The police will reach the complainant upon receiving a call and also lodge an FIR, if necessary, DGP Abhaya said. Read More

Odisha gets ready with test kits, protective gear, ventilators

The Odisha State Medical Corporation Limited (OSMCL) began preparations in late January and procured around 4,000 test kits from Pune, its managing director Yamini Sarangi said. Read More

The women leading the fight against COVID-19 in Odisha

It was the first state to implement a complete lockdown of major cities including the capital Bhubaneswar on March 12 and subsequently of the entire state on March 24, a day before the national lockdown was announced. Read More

Lockdown to be extended for 2 weeks

Modi held a video conference with all the state chief ministers to discuss the situation arising due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to take their feedback on whether the 21-day shutdown should be extended. Read More

30 Deaths, 547 New COVID-19 cases in 12 hours in India

In its updated figures at 9 am, the Union ministry added that India has seen an increase of 547 new COVID-19 cases and 30 deaths in the last 12 hours. On Thursday morning, India’s coronavirus tally stood at 5,734. Read More

Mamata Govt to allow Home Delivery of Alcohol during Lockdown

However, most liquor shops have remained shut due to the lockdown and will continue to remain shut, they say. Sources said only backend supply can be resumed via home delivery. Read More

773 new infected, 32 deaths due to COVID-19 in 24 hours

Joint Secretary at the health ministry Lav Agarwal said at the daily briefing that the total number of cases of coronavirus infections stands at 5,194 and the death toll at 149. Read More

WhatsApp Fights Fake News on Coronavirus

WhatsApp on Tuesday announced that it has imposed a limit on the forwarding of messages on the app. Read More

354 confirmed COVID19 cases in the last 24 hours in India

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan has shot off letters to chief ministers of Delhi and Maharashtra to ensure the safety of nurses hailing from Kerala working in these states following reports of paramedical staff being affected with Covid-19. Read More

BMC Ready with 120 Mobile Vans To Deliver Essential Items At Doorstep In Bhubaneswar

People can order groceries and vegetables over the phone by dialing the phone numbers of the BMC mobile vans. Read More

1 more COVID-19 patient Die in Madhya Pradesh

This is the first death due to COVID-19 in the Chhindwara district of MP. Read More

WhatsApp Disappearing Messages to multi-device support in Upcoming Updates

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a feature that would allow users to use WhatsApp on two different devices simultaneously. Called multi-device support, the Facebook-backed messaging app. Read More

East Coast Railway produces Masks & Sanitizers To Assist Govt In Fight Against COVID-19

All three divisions of East Coast Railway namely Khurda Road, Waltair and Sambalpur are utilizing their resources to produce masks and sanitizers. Read More

Odisha First COVID-19 Patient Tests Negative

The State Health Department has informed that the patient has recovered and is completely healthy now. Currently, of the five reported COVID-19 cases so far in Odisha, the number of active cases stands at three. Read More

Odisha CM Urges House Owners To Forgo Or Defer Rent By 3 Months

Prior to this, the CM had announced financial assistance of Rs 3000 each to street vendors across 114 ULBs to deal with the COVID-19 lockdown. This apart, free cooked food will be provided to the poor in rural and urban areas, he has assured. Read More

COVID-19 Lockdown Affected on Ram Navami Celebrations

Ram Navami celebration was a low-key affair at Puri Jagannath temple which remained closed for devotees in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. Read More

2 COVID19 Tests Positive who attended Tablighi Jamaat event traced in Maharashtra

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope confirmed that two people from the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation area who went to Nizamuddin have been found positive for the novel coronavirus. Read More

6 New Coronavirus Positive cases in Kashmir

All six are residents of Kashmir division, officials have said while adding that the 10-year-old had come in contact with a man who was earlier tested positive for Covid-19. Read More

Why PM Modi should make a call to Naveen Patnaik

As India watches thousands of migrants walking back home without food, water, and money, the only conclusion anyone can come to is that the prime minister cares little about the people he governs. Read More

Door-to-door delivery of essentials in Himachal

Authorities began supplying essential commodities at doorsteps in Hamirpur town on Friday. Read More

Assam man build a coronavirus hospital on 4 acre land

42-year-old Krishna Mahanta, a resident of the Kaliabor area in Assam’s Nagaon district, wishes to donate 10 bigha land (about 4.005 acres) to the Assam government to construct a hospital for treatment of the Covid-19 patients. Read More

5 COVID-19 Test Positive In Maharashtra's Vidarbha region

Five persons tested positive for covid-19 in Maharashtra's Vidarbha region- four in Nagpur city and another in Gondia district. Read More

Zomato, Swiggy Struggle hard to deliver food amid lockdown in India

When the lockdown was announced, it was stated that restaurants will remain open for takeaway services but the food delivery apps Zomato and Swiggy found themselves in a soup when many restaurants went non-functional and the delivery boys were harassed by local goons and authorities for continuing their services during a lockdown. Read More

Odisha Comes Up with some Restrictions to Fight Coronavirus

As per the decision, public transport vehicles like buses, taxis, auto-rickshaws having odd registration numbers shall ply on odd-numbered dates and vehicles with even registration numbers shall be allowed to ply on even-numbered dates. Read More

Yes Bank remits Rs 397 cr to SBI account of Jagannath Temple Corpus Fund

Total temple funds parked in Yes Bank amount to Rs 545 crore -- the remaining Rs 156 crore will be returned after maturity on March 30. Read More

Jagannath temple To Be Out Of Bounds For Devotes Till March 31

Announcing the significant development, chief administrator of the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration, Krishan Kumar said that after assessment of the situation following the implementation of the Odisha COVID-19 Regulations, it has been observed that suspending public darshan at the temple is necessary. Read More

First Human Trial Of Coronavirus Vaccine in US

“The open-label trial will enroll 45 healthy adult volunteers ages 18 to 55 years over approximately 6 weeks,” the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) said in a statement adding that the first participant received the investigational vaccine on Monday. Read More

Odisha Govt Issues Guidelines For HSC Matric Exam Paper

The School & Mass Education Department held a meeting with all District Education Officers (DEO) Block Education Officer (BEO) and Chief Examiners via video-conferencing on Monday and asked them to take specific measures in the wake of COVID19 while evaluating the matric exam papers. Read More

Coronavirus Positive in India climb to 125

With the World Health Organisation (WHO) declaring COVID-19 a pandemic, a health ministry official said over 52 000 people who had come in contact with the 125 positive cases have been identified through contact tracing and were under vigorous surveillance. Read More

Coronavirus Positive Patient In Bhubaneswar

According to officials at the Hospital, a local resident of the State capital had returned from Italy recently and was put into quarantine in Delhi. However, later he reportedly took a train from Delhi to Bhubaneswar. Read More

Leaves Of Govt Employees Cancelled

In Khurda the administration has asked tourists to refrain from visiting various sites like Kalijai, Nalabana, Mangalajodi, etc. Ganjam district administration has enforced prohibitory orders under section 144 of the IPC to prevent people from gathering in public places. Read More

Govt Raises Petrol price Rs 3 Per Liter for Excise Duty

Special excise duty on petrol was hiked by Rs 2 to Rs 8 per liter in case of petrol and to Rs 4 in case of diesel, an official notification said. Read More

First Death In India for Coronavirus and Total Positive Cases 72

A 76-year-old man, who had returned to Karnataka from Saudi Arabia about 10 days ago and died in the Kalburgi district on Tuesday, has become India’s first coronavirus fatality as his test proved positive for the disease. Read More

Odisha CM Naveen Declares Covid19 State Disaster

Odisha government on Friday ordered that all cinema halls and educational institutions including schools and colleges will be closed till March 31, 2020. Read More

Scientists in Israel development of a coronavirus vaccine

Scientists in Israel are expected to announce in the coming days that they have completed the development of a vaccine for the new coronavirus. Read More

India Cancels All Non-Official Visas for COVID-19

Even outgoing travel is being cautioned against and a minimum of 14 days’ quarantine will be mandatory. Read More

Biggest cut in oil prices since 1991

Global oil prices see the biggest cut since the 1991 Gulf War Read More

Jagannath Temple funds in YES Bank

On Friday, the Odisha government was forced to issue a clarification after it was cornered by leaders of its own party and that of the Opposition with concerns over the temple’s funds. Read More

PhonePe services not working as partner Yes Bank collapses

PhonePe, the Payments application which, channels UPI Transactions through YES Bank, has suffered an outage – hours after the RBI placed the bank under moratorium. Read More

PM Modi says no to Holi 2020

PM Modi announced that he will not participate in any Holi events this year. "Experts across the world have advised reducing mass gatherings to avoid the spread of COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus. Hence, this year I have decided not to participate in any Holi Milan program," Read More

Two cases of coronavirus detected in India

In a statement released on Monday, the government said while one positive case of the Covid-19 was detected in New Delhi, the other was reported from Telangana. Read More

Odisha Reports Another Case Of Coronavirus Suspect

The youth, a resident of Hemagiri area in Sundergarh district was reportedly working in a company in South Korea and had returned to his village on February 22. Since then, he was down with fever, cold and coughs. Read More

Sarojini Naidu 141st Birth Anniversary

The " Nightingale of India of " and the poet Sarojini Naidu.Born in a Bengali family in Hyderabad on February 13, 1879, Sarojini Naidu was drawn towards Indian National Congress' movement to liberate India from colonial rule. Read More

Coronavirus death crossed 900 in China

Coronavirus death toll has crossed 900 in China. National Health Commission of China has confirmed 40,171 infected cases as of Monday. Read More

Coronavirus affected in China business as usual

The usually week-long Lunar New Year holiday was extended by 10 days in much of China amid mounting alarm over an epidemic that as of Saturday morning had killed 722 people. Read More

Olympic and Paralympic qualifying events postponed by Coronavirus

Tokyo Olympic CEO Toshiro Muto, who on Wednesday said he was "seriously worried" the virus could disrupt the Olympic and Paralympics, backtracked a day later and was more cautious in a news conference with officials from the International Paralympic Committee. Read More

Our target is to increase defense exports to Rs 35,000 crore in the next 5 years: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said his government's aim is to increase India's defense exports to USD 5 billion in the next five years. Read More

Halwara town in Punjab in 0.3 degree Celsius

The Halwara town in Punjab on Friday recorded a low of 0.3 degrees Celsius. Read More

conduct dummy execution soon for Nirbhaya convicts Hanging

Tihar Jail authorities will conduct dummy execution of Nirbhaya assault convicts in the coming days in front of their execution on January 22. Prior, it was planned to be held today. Read More

Uber, Hyundai Partner to Develop Electric Air Taxi

Hyundai will reveal an idea electric flying machine created with Uber at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which commences in Las Vegas later in the day, with the model intended to convey up to four travelers with a pilot and fly on excursions of up to 60 miles (100 km). Read More

JNU Campus violence Protest continues at Gateway of India

More students from different colleges in Mumbai joined the protest at the Gateway of India here on Monday morning to denounce the violence at the Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi. Read More

Odissi dancer Padma Shri awarded Minati Mishra No More

Minati Mishra, one of the most respected and revered Odissi dancer and Padma Shri awardee passed away at the age of 91 in Switzerland, family sources said on Monday. Read More

Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee Speaks Out on JNU Violence

I think any Indian who cares about the nation’s image in the world should worry. This has too many echoes of the years when Germany was moving towards the Nazi rule, Banerjee, an alumnus of the premier institution, told News18.com. Read More

Oil prices jump 4 percent

Worldwide oil costs jumped four percent on Friday. Read More

Winter Rains Enter In Odisha From Sunday

Foggy weather will haunt the State till January 7. Read More

Puri Srimandir's New Look in New Year 2020

The area organization and the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) have raised new blockades and sheds on the Grand Road to give a problem-free holy place visit to the devotees. Read More

Driving Licence To Be Suspended For Traffic Violations

Beware traffic violators! You may lose your driving licence if you are caught driving vehicles under the influence of alcohol or using mobile phones. Read More

Alcohol Sale hours Relaxed in Odisha

Odisha government has relaxed the selling hours for liquor on New Year's eve. Read More

Odisha likely to experience rain on this New Year

Duty Officer of Bhubaneswar Regional Meteorological Centre, PK Nath informed that the entire State will witness dry weather, however, light rainfall accompanied by lightning is likely to occur in some places of Nuapada, Bargarh, Jharsuguda, Sundergarh, Sambalpur, Deogarh and Keonjhar districts on January 1. Read More

Hefty fine for not using digital payments by January 31, 2020

Shops, business firms or companies with an annual turnover of Rs 50 crore or more and required to provide digital payment facilities to customers as part of government's stride towards a less-cash economy, will not have to pay any penalty till January 31 Read More

Earthquake felt in Delhi Today

A solid earthquake felt across North India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Read More

Potato Prices Jump 75% in Delhi

Potato costs have shot up by 75% in Delhi at the retail level, multiplied in Kolkata and other significant urban areas also have considered sharp to be when contrasted with a year ago even as the Center battles to get control over onion costs. Read More

Supreme Court says no stay on Citizenship Amendment Act, to hear supplications on Jan 22

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to stay the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and will hear dozens of pleas dealing with the controversial naturalization policy on January 22. Read More

Miss Universe 2019 winner is Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi

The current year's Miss Universe crown has been won by South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi. 26-year-old Zozibini crushed Miss Universe Puerto Rico to win the crown. Read More

Dutee Chand Stars In New PETA India Ad

Animals on the streets have tough lives, so it’s up to all of us to speak out if we ever witness them being abused,” says Chand. “My friends at PETA India and I encourage everyone to treat animals with kindness and respect, just as we all want to be treated every day. Read More

Unnao Rape Victim dies in Hospital

The rape victim from Unnao locale, who was admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital after she was determined to fire by five people, died on Friday night. Read More

Three Soldiers Trapped In Kashmir

Three Army jawans are missing after a torrential slide hit their post in Tangdhar. A fourth jawan has been saved. Read More

Chandrayaan 2 Vikram lander on Moon

A Images released by Nasa on December 3 show the lunar site where Vikram, the Chandrayaan-2 mission's lander. Read More

The woman may call the PCR 100 to Drop

Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij remarked on the usage of 'Dial 100' activity in the state and said that he has assembled a significant level conference of senior police authorities where the modalities of the plan will be talked about in detail other than different issues relating to law and order. Read More

Justice for Priyanka shouldn't take 7 years

Asha Devi, the mother of the victim in the 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, says the young veterinarian gang-raped should get justice sooner than her family, which has been fighting for seven years. Read More

Congress sell onions at Rs 40 per kg in Bhubaneswar

The opposition Congress party workers sold onions at Rs 40 per kilogram at Master Canteen Square here to protest against the unprecedented increase in prices of onions. Read More

Odisha government decided to open Aadhaar facilitation centers at hospitals

The odisha government on Tuesday decided to open Aadhaar facilitation centers at hospitals and urban local bodies for the age of the 12-digit one of a kind personality at the hour of birth and issue of birth testaments. Read More

Modi Govt suspends IRS officer

CBIC had received an anonymous complaint alleging that Deepak Pandit abused his powers and acquired disproportionate assets through corrupt means. Read More

9-Hour Power Cut At some places in Odisha

Sources said there will be no power supply from 8 AM to 5 PM tomorrow due to annual maintenance of 33 KV bus of 220/132/33 K Narendrapur Grid substation. Read More

9-Hour Power Cut At some places in Odisha

Sources said there will be no power supply from 8 AM to 5 PM tomorrow due to annual maintenance of 33 KV bus of 220/132/33 K Narendrapur Grid substation. Read More

9-Hour Power Cut At some places in Odisha

Sources said there will be no power supply from 8 AM to 5 PM tomorrow due to annual maintenance of 33 KV bus of 220/132/33 K Narendrapur Grid substation. Read More

9-Hour Power Cut At some places in Odisha

Sources said there will be no power supply from 8 AM to 5 PM tomorrow due to annual maintenance of 33 KV bus of 220/132/33 K Narendrapur Grid substation. Read More

Excavator Mows Down 4-Year-Old Girl Child In Odisha

An excavator ran over a 4-year-old girl child killing her at Nuagaon village under Chhendipada police limits in Odisha’s Angul district, today. Read More

Completely prepared to foil 26/11 like attack: Mumbai top cop

More than 5,000 CCTVs installed across the city helped the police monitor every situation. Read More

Bhubaneswar-Surat Flight Service From Jan 20

The much awaited flight services between Bhubaneswar and Surat will commence from January 20, 2020, informed Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi today. Read More

A 21-Year-Old Jaipur Boy Set to Become Youngest Judge in India

A 21-Year-Old boy who completed his five-year LLB from Rajasthan University in April, he is set to become a youngest judge in India. Read More

3-year-old dies in sambar vessel

A 3-year-old boy dies after falling into a vessel filled with hot sambar. Read More

Rajya Sabha takes up a bill for protection welfare of Transgenders

The bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on July 19 and the lower house of Parliament passed it on August 5. Read More

Not allow Devotes to Puri Jagannath Temple For 4 Hours Today

Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) has decided not to allow devotees to have darshan of Lord Jagannath this evening for conducting a special ritual today. Read More

New Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde takes oath

Sharad Arvind Bobde takes an oath as 47th Chief Justice. Read More

World youngest graduate Boy

Laurent Simons, a 9-year-old boy is the youngest graduate in the world. He will complete his degree in electrical engineering in December. Read More

Cognizant fires employees for performance reasons

Recently, Cognizant had announced that it would cut thousands of jobs and exit a business line as part of trimming cost structures and its growth agenda. Read More

Worker Dies After Mobile Phone Explodes In Odisha

A worker died after the mobile phone he continued charging exploded on his chest toward the end of last night. The incident has been reported from Atharabanki area in Paradip. Read More

Schools Declared Holiday For Cyclone Bulbul

Bulbul over westcentral and adjoining eastcentral Bay of Bengal, authorities declared closure of all schools in one more district for today. Read More

Kalapani an integral part

The Nepal government made it clear that Kalapani is an integral part of the country and it will not accept any unilateral decision concerning the unresolved territory. Read More

Jharsuguda-Mumbai Direct Flight

Pradhan urged the Centre for a direct flight between Jharsuguda and Mumbai under UDAN scheme. Read More

Give Waste Plastic and Get Food as Free

Kotpad Notified Area Council (NAC) here has kick started a unique initiative to deal with plastic waste. It is giving away free meal for one kilogram of plastic waste. Read More

After 5 days, 2 year old kid Sujith trapped in borewell near his house in Tamil Nadu's Trichy

After 5 days Sujith Wilson fell into a disused borewell near his house in Tamil Nadu's Trichy, authorities on Tuesday confirmed that he was dead. Read More

Air India paints Ik Onkar on tail of plane

National carrier Air India has painted "Ik Onkar" on one of its top model aircraft to commemorate 550th birthday of Guru Nanak. Read More

Odisha’s Girl Shefali Udgata Shines At ‘Miss British Empire’ Beauty Pageant

Shefali, who hails from Balangir, landed at the Biju Patnaik International Airport here today and got a warm welcome from her admirers. Read More

Two Die Following Heavy Rain In Odisha

Two people die in Kendrapara/ Balasore district. Read More

Delhi HC coordinates Facebook, Google, Twitter to globally remove connections to video disparaging R

The Delhi HC has guided social media platforms to forthwith remove, block or disable or on a worldwide basis links to a video containingdefamatory allegations against yoga guru Ramdev. Read More

Winner of Novel Prize Abhijit Banerjee to meet PM Modi at 7

Abhijit Banerjee will be meeting PM Modi at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg on Tuesday morning. Read More

Uttarakhand Govt Ban Tobacco, Gutka and Pan Masala

An order with this impact was given here by Food Safety Commissioner Nitesh Kumar Jha late on Friday evening. Read More

Punjab vigilance officer reserved for raping woman

Punjab Vigilance Bureau AIG Ashish Kapoor has been reserved for raping a woman and intimidating her. Read More

P Chidambaram Arrest:ED team reach Tihar Jail to Interrogate Chidambaram

ED team reach to Tihar Jail to address the previous priest P Chidambaram a day after a Delhi court enabled the organization to proceed with the Interrogate. Read More

How did Gandhiji commit to suicide at Gujarat school

Gujarat school shocks students with a question on "How did Gandhiji commit to suicide". Read More

Cops attack by mob in Assam

12 cops injured by a mob while they trying to save four people. Read More

Overbridge shuttering comes apart in Varanasi

One person injured after overbridge shuttering comes apart at Varanasi. Read More

Now Jio charge users 6 paise per minute

Jio charges 6 paise per minute for outgoing calls to Airtel, Vodafone. Read More

A 44 years-old woman molested by Amazon delivery agent

Amazon delivery agent molested and hypnotized a Noida woman. Read More

Minor girl gang-raped in Rourkela; 3 held ! Shame !

The minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by three youth under Sector-7 Police limits in Rourkela. The incident occurred on Sept 22. Read More

Google celebrates 21st Birth Anniversary

Google celebrates its 21st birthday with special doodle. Read More

Chandrayaan-2 lander Vikram had landing on Moon suface

Nasa shares pics of Vikram had landing on Moon suface site Read More

US President Donald Trump and PM Narendra Modi welcome the social occasion at Howdy, Modi.

Trump said that border security is essential to the United States just as India Read More

Nirmala Sitharaman said e-cigarettes were being banned

Nirmal Sitharaman said On Wednesday e-cigarettes were banned because they increased the risk of smoking children. Read More

Increase in Petrol, Diesel prices

Petrol,diesel value start to move after unrefined petroleum's record hop Read More

CHANDRAYAAN 2

INDIA'S MOON MISSION SHOULD BE CONSIDERED A SUCCESS, AND A LESSON IN SPACEFARING Read More

‘K Sivan has No Personal Accounts’,

‘K Sivan has No Personal Accounts’, ISRO Tweets after Multiple Fake Accounts Pop up Read More

Odisha commuters protest against

The Odisha government has decided to relax the penalty norms under the new Motor Vehicles Act for a period of 30 days, beginning Friday, for air and noise pollution, following a public outcry over the imposition of heavy fines on violators of traffic rules. Read More

Chandrayaan 2 orbiter ‘sights’ Vikram lander on moon

The lander was spotted some distance away — possibly about half a kilometre — from its intended touchdown point, reports said. Read More

RBI worried about dwindling bond supply.

RBI deputy governor B P Kanungo sees risk of bond supply dwindling Read More

Another Proud Moment for Indian Woman Sweta Ratanpura

Sweta Ratanpura becomes First Indian Female to win Medal at world skills. Read More

The strict traffic regulations in odisha come into from september 1

The strict traffic regulations in odisha come into from september 1 Read More