Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 1, 2013
At least three persons were killed and about 10 others critically injured after a truck rammed into several vehicles near the busy Khandagiri square on NH-5 in Bhubaneswar today.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 30, 2013
Two policemen have been killed in a gun battle with Maoists in Odisha's Nuapada district, an official said on Saturday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Odisha farmers today rushed to shift their harvested paddy left in the fields to safer places as Cyclone Lehar threatens to lash the state with heavy rain.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Odisha on Monday asked collectors of its 10 coastal and southern districts to remain alert as cyclone Lehar over the Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 25, 2013
Odisha asked fishermen who are out at sea to return to safer places as Cyclone Lehar over the Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm, officials said in Bhubaneswar today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 24, 2013
YSR Congress president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneswar and sought his support for an undivided Andhra Pradesh.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
A special CBI court granted permission to YSR Congress chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy to visit Bhubaneswar and Mumbai as part of his state tours, to meet leaders of political parties to lobby for an "united" Andhra Pradesh.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 21, 2013
Fishermen in southern Odisha were on Thursday warned against venturing out into the sea due to formation of severe cyclonic storm Helen over the Bay of Bengal.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
In another shocking incident, a woman was allegedly molested and attempts were made to kidnap her while she was travelling in a bus from Jajpur to Bhubaneswar.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 12, 2013
The team is also likely to quiz several people, including concerned officials, after examining a video footage of the teacher recorded before she died.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 11, 2013
People in various parts of Odisha started panic buying of salt today following a rumour that it would disappear from the market, like potato, stretching the price to Rs 60 a kg.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
Three days after a school teacher was set on fire for not withdrawing a complaint of sexual harassment, Odisha police have arrested the key suspect in the case.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 29, 2013
A woman teacher in Odisha sustained critical injuries when an unidentified assailant set her on fire for allegedly refusing to withdraw a sexual assault complaint against an official earlier this year.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 28, 2013
The flood situation in Odisha eased on Monday but thousands of victims continued to stay in relief camps, as their homes were damaged or submerged, officials and eyewitnesses said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
Odisha government today said flood situation in the state has slightly improved though about one lakh people remained marooned in worst-hit Ganjam district and the death toll rose to 19.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 26, 2013
At least 19 people have died in the second phase flood that severely affected 16.50 lakh people in 10 districts, as over 60 villages still remained marooned in worst-hit Ganjam, official sources said.
India | Tejas Mehta | Saturday October 26, 2013
After five days of incessant rains, Odisha's capital Bhubaneswar finally saw a few patches of blue sky and witnessed a break from the downpour as the depression over the Bay of Bengal seemed to weaken.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 25, 2013
Fresh floods triggered by low pressure induced rains devastated cyclone-hit Ganjam and other coastal districts of Odisha, leaving 10 persons dead, five missing and lakhs marooned as helicopters launched rescue operations today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 24, 2013
Torrential rain continued to lash many parts of Odisha on Thursday for the fourth consecutive day, bringing misery for the survivors of Cyclone Phailin in the state, a minister in Bhubaneswar said.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2013
With lakhs of people still spending their nights in darkness due to disruption of power supply due to cyclone Phailin, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked the energy department to complete the task by November 5.