A head constable of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) saved a woman's life when she nearly got trapped in the gap between the platform and a moving train at Bhubneswar railway station in Odisha yesterday.
The ASI in an affidavit on Monday informed the High Court that it found that the ongoing construction work of the Srimandir Parikrama (corridor) Project has no valid permission/NOC issued by the competent authorities.
The India Meteorological Department has predicted light to moderate rainfall in Bhubaneswar for the next few hours.
Odisha Police on Sunday arrested BJP MLA Subhas Chandra Panigrahi from his official residence here for allegedly assaulting a block development officer in Deogarh district.
A former college principal was arrested in Odisha's Kalahandi district on Tuesday for allegedly possessing disproportionate assets after the Vigilance Directorate unearthed assets worth more than Rs 5 crore from his possession.
The Government Railway Police (GRP) on Wednesday seized 32 kilogrammes of gold jewellery valued at Rs 12 crore from four passengers of the Mumbai-Bhubaneswar Konark Express in Bhubaneswar, an official said.
The capital of Odisha, Bhubaneswar, has claimed to have achieved 100 per cent vaccination against COVID-19.
Chandini Majhi, the daughter of Dana Majhi who carried his wife's corpse on his shoulders for 10 km after allegedly being denied a hearse by the government hospital in Odisha's Kalahandi district, was among the 2,81,658 girls who cleared the exams.
The police is inquiring into the matter and all the facts will become clear after the probe is over.
Shree Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar reopened for devotees on Sunday after remaining closed for almost nine months due to COVID-19 pandemic, officials said.
A 34-year-old United Kingdom returnee has tested positive for COVID-19 and hospitalised in the state capital, officials said on Wednesday.
The third phase of the human trial of the indigenous vaccine against COVID-19, COVAXIN, will commence at a private hospital soon, an official said.
A local court in Bhubaneswar held a midnight hearing on Thursday and decided to send an army Major, arrested in a dowry torture case, to army custody instead of jail.
A month after the Odisha government allowed home isolation for asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic COVID-19 patients, more than 600 people in Bhubaneswar have recovered from the disease without having to undergo treatment at a hospital, a senior official said.