India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday May 28, 2015
A pregnant woman delivered a stillborn child after being thrown off a running train, allegedly by her husband, in Odisha's Raigada district.
Tuesday May 26, 2015
Tata group has 3,000 acres of land at Gopalpur and the company has been asked to be a partner in the proposed venture which can come up in their area, Pradhan said.
Tuesday May 26, 2015
Mining and minerals giant Vedanta has said it is operating its Jharsugda aluminium facility at a mere 25 per cent of installed capacity while putting the blame on state government for absence of power linkage policy and raw material crunch.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
The state run Central Electricity Supply Utility of Orissa (CESU) today announced load shedding for at least one hour a day in Bhubaneswar and some other districts even as the gruelling heat disrupted normal life in the state.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 22, 2015
The State Olympic associations of Andaman and Nicobar, Jammu and Kashmir, Maharashtra, Odisha and Nagaland have become the latest to join the chorus to oust N. Ramachandran by calling a Special General Meeting.
Opinion | Niranjan Patnaik | Thursday May 21, 2015
Senior Congress leader Niranjan Patnaik's take on the proposed changes to the 2013 Land Acquisition Law and how it should be examined with reference to a concrete state-specific situation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 16, 2015
All Odisha Private Bus Owners' Association today threatened to go on an indefinite strike from June 5 if their demands including a mechanism of an automatic fare adjustment as soon as the price of fuel changes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 15, 2015
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched the mobile App "Mo Sathi" for the security of women in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 1, 2015
Odisha government today announced a hike in the minimum wages of skilled, unskilled and semi-skilled workers based on the recomendation of the State Minimum Wage Advisory Committee.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Alarmed at the spurt in crimes against women, the Odisha government has decided to equip the state buses with CCTV cameras and Global Positioning System.
Saturday April 25, 2015
The Odisha government on Saturday asked South Korean steel major Posco to make outstanding payment of about Rs 50 crore towards land premium and Rs 18 crore towards net present value for forest land diversion.
IANS | Friday April 24, 2015
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said his government would distribute free medicines for all diseases, including cancer, at state-run health facilities soon.
People | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Known for his political acumen and skill in devising plans, Janaki Ballabh Patnaik remained the focus of Odisha politics for over four decades.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Former Odisha Chief Minister and ex-Assam Governor Janaki Ballabh Patnaik died in Tirupati early today. He was 89.
Saturday April 18, 2015
The Coal Ministry is expected to sign a pact on Monday with the Railways and the Odisha government to implement projects for evacuation of fuel, a top official said on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said that any move to dilute internet freedom would cause economic loss to the booming IT industry and it might affect the poor as several services to them were delivered through the internet.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
India today successfully test fired its nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile with a strike range of more than 3,000 km from Wheeler Island off Odisha coast.
Bhubaneshwar News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 14, 2015
Odisha's state capital Bhubaneswar, today, celebrated its 67th foundation day with the call to make it green and clean.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 6, 2015
The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea seeking a court-monitored Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI probe into multi-crore rupee chit-fund scam matters cases in Odisha and gave time to the agency to come out with suggestions to ensure effective...
Thomson Reuters | Sunday April 5, 2015
Odisha, India's top iron ore producing state, is likely to renew the licences of 18 iron ore mines shut since last year, a state official said on Saturday, in a boost for local steel producers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 5, 2015
Rejecting the tiger census for the state by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), Odisha government on Saturday claimed that the number of big cats in the state are around 60.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 3, 2015
A state Congress student leader was jailed on Friday for allegedly being involved in an incident of throwing eggs at Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's convoy on February 19.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
Odisha is the leader in construction of community toilets while Gujarat is ahead of other states in building of household toilets, according to the Urban Development Ministry data.
India News | Written by Tazeen Qureshi | Sunday March 29, 2015
With the ratification of the Mines and Mineral (Development and Regulation) Bill, 2015 by Parliament, which disallows preferential treatment for giving mining leases, uncertainty looms over the future of the steel-giant POSCO, threatening the future ...