Special Report: Saving wild India (Aired: May 2005)
Sep 16, 2013
The Orissa super cyclone
Jun 19, 2013
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
Taking suo motu cognizance of the Hirakud boat tragedy which claimed 31 lives, Orissa High Court on Wednesday issued notices to the State Government asking it to file status reports in two weeks, even as a boatman was arrested in connection with the ...
Suprita Das | Friday January 17, 2014
It's a dream come true for the young Amiya Mallik from Orissa, who is set to travel to Jamaica and train under the watchful eyes of Glen Mills for 4-5 months.
Saturday January 11, 2014
Vedanta Aluminium's 1 million tonne-a-year alumina refinery in the eastern state has been struggling to source key raw material bauxite since its commissioning in August 2007. The company has been forced to import bauxite as a result.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 6, 2014
Amiya Mallick said his state association is sponsoring and sending him to Jamaica and he would be leaving on January 12.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
Union minister Shashi Tharoor again made a plea for a Kerala High Court bench at Thiruvananthapuram even as former Supreme Court Judge V R Krishna Iyer opposed it.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2013
Orissa's Kalpana Dash, the first woman to climb the Everest from the state, is another experienced climber in the team. Kalpana had scaled the Mount Everest in 2008 in her third attempt after trying unsuccessfully in 2004 and 2006.
India | Uma Sudhir | Saturday October 12, 2013
As I cover Cyclone Phailin in 2013, I cannot help remember the super-cyclone of 1999. My cameraperson and I had driven from Visakhapatnam through Srikakulam to Bhubaneswar and then to Paradip, less than two days after the cyclone struck that year.
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 29, 2013
Srinivasan will head the Indian cricket board for another year. Former Orissa cricketer Biswal to take charge of the lucrative IPL.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 16, 2013
India allowed the US to use one of its air bases for refuelling the CIA's U-2 spy planes to target Chinese territories after its defeat in the 1962 war, a declassified official document said today.
Tuesday July 30, 2013
Vedanta Resources Plc's plans to mine bauxite to feed its alumina refinery in Odisha have suffered a blow after a majority of local residents voted against mining around the hills they consider sacred.
Friday July 12, 2013
According to the company, its buildings division won contracts worth Rs 573.12 crore, while the water division bagged orders worth Rs 471.82 crore. The power business secured Rs 52.63 crore of orders.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 29, 2013
Two Maoists, allegedly involved in several incidents of violence including murder, were arrested from Silakota forests in Malkangiri district, police said on Saturday.
Friday June 7, 2013
Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL) said on Friday that it is hopeful of reopening its 1-mtpa (million tonnes per annum) refinery plant at Lanjigarh, Orissa by the end of June.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 10, 2013
A wild male tiger, which strayed into the Nandankanan Zoo in Bhubaneswar, has put the Orissa government in a spot as locals demand that it should be kept in the zoo while wildlife activists are opposed to it.
India | Reuters | Friday May 10, 2013
The Supreme Court has set aside Orissa High Court order which had cancelled the state government's recommendation for mining lease in the state to be given to Posco India. The Odisha government wanted Posco to mine there. However this decision was ...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 23, 2013
President Pranab Mukherjee will arrive in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday on a two-day visit to Odisha.
Sunday March 24, 2013
Speaking on the sidelines of a convocation of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, where he was the chief guest, Mr. Mittal said: "I do not want to give you any timeline about my Indian projects...experienced so much of delay."
Wednesday March 13, 2013
The government has chalked out a plan for the exploration of 37 coal blocks by 2017, including three forest covered mines, to be put on offer for competitive bidding, it said on Tuesday.
Thursday February 21, 2013
CDMA operator Sistema Shyam Teleservices (SSTL) on Thursday announced it will participate in the spectrum auction to be held next month and will close operations in 10 service areas after 30 days.
Friday February 1, 2013
The Coal Ministry has directed Nalco to furnish a bank guarantee of about Rs 18 crore for not developing its coal mine in Orissa and a failure to deposit the sum within 3 months may result in the block being taken back.