• India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • Odisha: State Congress chief Niranjan Patnaik quits over poll debacle 24 May 2019 23:00 Niranjan Patnaik. (File) A day after the Congress suffered a drubbing at the hands of the BJD and the BJP in Odisha in the Loks Sabha as well as the Assembly, the party’s state chief Niranjan Patnaik on Friday announced that he had submitted his …
  • Odisha: Its Naveen for fifth consecutive time 24 May 2019 09:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik is on his way to form government in Odisha for fifth consecutive time, trends of counting for the Assembly polls suggest. While BJD is leading in 113 seats, the BJP which is …
  • Pratap Sarangi leading in Balasore 24 May 2019 09:58 By Express News Service BALASORE: The saffron party is on its way to regain its earlier stronghold of Balasore. BJP Lok Sabha candidate Pratap Chandra Sarangi will be winning the Parliamentary seat for the first time in 2019 after tasting defeat in 2014. …
  • BJP promises liquor-free Balasore 20 Apr 2019 06:42 By Express News Service BALASORE: The BJP, in its manifesto, has promised to upgrade Balasore Municipality into a Corporation and make the district free from liquor if the party forms the Government in the State.With Balasore going to polls in the fourth …
  • Zoological Survey of India move to save horseshoe crabs in Kendrapara and Balasore districts 21 Jan 2019 04:47 By Express News Service KENDRAPARA: Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) of Kolkata has suggested that the habitats of endangered horseshoe crabs in Kendrapara and Balasore districts be declared as Eco-Sensitive Zones (ESZs). Senior scientist and deputy …
  • Officials inspect illegal sand mining in Balasore 19 Jan 2019 02:22 By Express News Service BARIPADA: A seven-member team led by Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Manasranjan Padhi on Thursday visited Subarnarekha riverbed in Jaleswar block of Balasore district to check illegal sand lifting.  Acting on an order of the …
  • Prime Minister Dedicates to the Nation Balasore-Haldia-Durgapur section of IndianOil’s Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur LPG Pipeline 07 Jan 2019 11:35 Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, dedicated to the nation the Balasore-Haldia-Durgapur section of Indian Oil Corporation’s Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur LPG Pipeline at a grand function held in Baripada in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha today. …
  • 132 Cyclone shelters opened in Balasore 11 Oct 2018 05:57 By Express News Service BARIPADA: As many as 132 cyclone shelters have been opened in Balasore district in wake of the approaching cyclone. The Met Department had earlier announced that Balasore, Bhadrak and nine other districts could receive heavy to very …
  • Odisha CM inaugurates hospital in Balasore 03 Sep 2018 15:32 [India], Sep 03 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday inaugurated the Fakir Mohan Medical College and Hospital in Balasore and said that it would help achieve quality healthcare service and medical education in the region. Addressing a …
  • Trader shot dead in Balasore 02 Sep 2018 22:18 By Express News Service BALASORE: A 43-year-old businessman was shot dead by miscreants here  on Saturday night. The deceased has been identified as Manas Ranjan Das of Phirngipatna village under Sahadevkhunta police limits. Das, who was a transport …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd Q1 PAT falls to Rs. 10.73 crores 11 Aug 2018 16:58 BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended June 30, 2018. The company has reported net sales of Rs.334.93 crores during the 3 months period ended June 30, 2018 as compared to Rs.315.68 crores during the 3 months period ended …
  • Bengal signboard in Balasore an eyesore 31 Jul 2018 02:08 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Utkal Sammilani, a socio-cultural organisation, has demanded immediate removal of a signboard which was illegally erected by the Irrigation and Waterways department of the West Bengal Government near Udaypur beach in …
  • Balasore boy develops a robot with human feelings 30 Jul 2018 01:32 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:A young boy from the State, who claimed to have developed Odisha’s first humanoid robot, has come up with an andro-humanoid robot, which can express feelings like humans, do household chores and serve the elderly people. …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd postpones board meeting to Aug 11, 2018 28 Jul 2018 08:04 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on Saturday, 4th August, 2018 has been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances. The revised date has been fixed on Saturday, 11th August, 2018, to consider and take on …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd calls for board meeting on Aug 4, 2018 17 Jul 2018 16:20 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on Saturday, 4th August, 2018, to consider and take on record the Unaudited Financial Results of the Company for the first quarter ended 30th June, 2018. Further, the …
  • India successfully test-fires BrahMos from military base at Balasore 16 Jul 2018 15:03 Written by Sampad Patnaik | Bhubaneswar | Updated: July 16, 2018 7:12:50 pm The BrahMos has demonstrated multiple abilities, such as land-attack, anti-ship, and capability of being launched from different platforms. (Representational Image) Despite heavy …
  • Witchcraft spreads its vicious tentacles in Mayurbhanj, Balasore 24 Jun 2018 01:24 Express News Service BARIPADA: Witchcraft, a superstitious practice, has become a matter of grave concern in Mayurbhanj and Balasore districts. Two such sorcery related cases highlight the vicious grip of the practice in the rural tribal areas where people …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd board recommends dividend of Rs. 0.75 for 2017-18 29 May 2018 08:04 The Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd at its meeting held on May 28, 2018, has recommended a dividend of Rs. 0.75 per share of Rs. 5/- each i.e. @ 15% on the nominal value of share, which shall be payable subject to the declaration of the same …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd Q4 PAT plunges to Rs. 0.68 crore 29 May 2018 05:58 BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended March 31, 2018. The company has reported net sales of Rs.332.42 crores during the period ended March 31, 2018 as compared to Rs.369.65 crores during the period ended March 31, 2017. …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd updates on ED attachment order 27 May 2018 12:03 Balasore Alloys Ltd had earlier announced about a Provisional Attachment Order No. 15/2017 dated 15.12.2017 passed by the Directorate of Enforcement ('ED') against Balasore Alloys Limited ('BAL'). By an order dated May 23, 2018 passed …
  • ZimAlloys pushes for Balasore deal cancellation… Appeals to Supreme Court o Seeks new investors 17 May 2018 02:01 The Herald Martin Kadzere Senior Business Reporter Zimbabwe Alloys Ltd has appealed the High Court judgment stopping the local ferrochrome producer from terminating the $90 million take-over bid by an Indian firm, Balasore Alloys as the tussle over the …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd announces forfeiture of up-front money received against warrants 15 May 2018 12:18 Balasore Alloys Ltd has announced with respect to conversion of 85,65,000 Warrants into Equity Shares upon receipt of balance money. A sum of Rs. 4,76,75,001/- (Rupees Four crores seventy six lacs seventy five thousand and one only) was received by the …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd board to approve fourth quarter results on May 28, 2018 14 May 2018 08:08 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on Monday, 28th May, 2018, to consider and take on record the Audited Financial Results (Standalone and Consolidated) of the Company for the quarter and financial year ended …
  • ZimAlloys deal still alive: Balasore 11 May 2018 08:35 By Martin Kadzere Indian firm Balasore Alloys said yesterday the deal to acquire 70 percent shareholding in Zimbabwe Alloys Limited was still on despite claims by judicial manager Reggie Saruchera this week that he had terminated the $90 million …
  • Odisha: 75-year-old man sexually abuses minor girl in Balasore 04 May 2018 16:06 By: PTI | Bhubaneswar | Updated: May 4, 2018 8:25:39 pm The accused has been arrested based on the FIR and investigations are on, the police said. (Representational) A minor girl in Odisha’s Balasore district was sexually abused allegedly by a 75-year-old …
  • Woman tied to electric pole, thrashed by mob in Odisha's Balasore 19 Apr 2018 11:15 Balasore: Satyabhama Behera, President of a self-help group was tied to an electric pole and attacked by locals in Odisha's Balasore district. The incident took place in Manitri Chandanpur village of Balasore district on 14 April when some locals tied …
  • Another rape case reported from Balasore district, accused held 17 Apr 2018 16:38 By: PTI | Balasore | Published: April 17, 2018 9:42:03 pm A man has been arrested in Khaira area of Odisha’s Balasore district on charges of raping a minor girl last week, police said. The incident comes days after two similar cases of minors’ rape were …
  • Balasore Alloys Limited asked to pay Rs 306 crore for excess mining 17 Apr 2018 01:59 BHUBANESWAR: The State Government has slapped a demand notice on Balasore Alloys Limited (BAL), formerly known as Ispat Alloys Limited, seeking a compensation of around Rs 306 crore for excess mining within a period of about seven years.The Balasore-based …
  • Another 8-year-old girl raped in Odisha’s Balasore district 16 Apr 2018 15:57 — By PTI | Apr 16, 2018 06:37 pm Balasore (Odisha): An 8-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a married man at Soro area in Balasore district, a day after a similar incident rocked Nilagiri area of the district, police said today. The girl was returning …
  • Eight-year-old raped in Odisha’s Balasore district 16 Apr 2018 14:17 By: PTI | Balasore | Published: April 16, 2018 6:32:48 pm On the basis of an FIR lodged by the girl’s family yesterday, the accused was arrested, they said adding further investigation is in progress.  An 8-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a married …
  • Subarnarekha port work in Balasore district to start soon 01 Apr 2018 02:34 BHUBANESWAR: Construction of Subarnarekha port, off the coast in Balasore district, will start soon as major hurdles have been removed. Informing this in a written reply to a question from Aswani Kumar Patra (BJD) in the Assembly, Minister of State for …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd allots 44,35,000 shares 31 Mar 2018 04:51 The Committee for Preferential Issue of Warrants of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd at their meeting held today has allotted 44,35,000 Equity Shares of Rs. 5/- each at a price of Rs. 21.50/- including premium of Rs. 16.50/- per …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd to consider allotment of 1,30,00,000 Equity Shares 28 Mar 2018 03:21 A meeting of the Committee for Preferential Issue of Warrants of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd will be held on 30th March, 2018 for allotment of 1,30,00,000 Equity Shares of Rs. 5/- each at price of Rs. 21.50/- including premium of …
  • Start-up festival in Balasore 28 Feb 2018 19:12 Balasore: The North Odisha Start-Up Fest, 2018, was held under the aegis of North Odisha Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Nocci) at the organization's business park here. The event was conducted with the support of the Software Technology Parks of …
  • Dialysis, CT scan in Balasore 27 Feb 2018 19:11 Balasore: The dialysis and the CT scan units will be operational in the Government Medical College and Hospital here by April first week. In a review meeting of the Rogi Kalyan Samiti, held under the chairmanship of Balasore MP R.K. Jena, it was decided …
  • Search on for missing baby in Balasore 24 Feb 2018 12:17 A video footage showing a woman with the kidnapped baby in Balasore. Telegraph picture Balasore: Police have intensified its search for a missing baby and released a video footage on Friday of the woman who allegedly kidnapped the four-month-old infant on …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd Q3 net profit slides to Rs. 19.35 crores 16 Feb 2018 09:08 BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended December 31, 2017. The company has reported net sales of Rs.331.26 crores during the period ended December 31, 2017 as compared to Rs.279.61 crores during the period ended December 31 …
  • Strike hits Balasore 10 Feb 2018 19:22 Balasore: A strike observed by trade unions against "deteriorating law and order situation" in the town threw life out of gear here on Saturday. The strike call was made jointly by the Trade Union Association Coordination Committee, All India …
  • Two killers arrested in Balasore 06 Feb 2018 19:48 Balasore: Police have arrested three persons for their alleged involvement in the murder of Kunu Panda, an ex-councillor, on January 14. The accused are Jiten Murmu, 29, Babu Rao, 28, both from Talengasahi village and Abhi Jena, 32, of Chandipur. The …
  • Balasore set for rural and trade fair 30 Jan 2018 19:41 Balasore: The district is all set to host the five-day Balasore Mahotsav, Pallishree Mela and Expo-2018 on the ground of the local Industrial Training Institute here from Wednesday. A final review meeting was held under the chairmanship of the district …
  • Balasore youth hacked to death in broad daylight 25 Jan 2018 02:23 BARIPADA: Tension gripped Balasore town after a youth, who was out on bail, was hacked to death by two unidentified miscreants in broad daylight on Wednesday. The deceased, identified as 39-year-old Tanmay Panda alias Kunu, was the younger brother of …
  • NEW DELHI -- Defence sources says that India has successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Agni-5 ballistic missile with a strike range of 5,000 kms from a test range in Balasore, off the coast of East Indian state of Odisha. 18 Jan 2018 12:09 NEW DELHI, Jan 18 -- Defence sources said on Thursday that India has successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Agni-5 ballistic missile with a strike range of 5,000 kms from a test range in Balasore, off the coast of East Indian state of Odisha. The …
  • Balasore confirms Zim Alloys deal 11 Jan 2018 07:13 BUSINESS WRITER  •  11 January 2018 9:04AM  •  0 comments HARARE - Indian firm Balasore Alloys (Balasore) yesterday confirmed its intention to acquire a majority shareholding in leading chrome producer, Zimbabwe Alloys (Zim Alloys). Balasore, formerly …
  • Balasore Alloys to acquire 70% share in Zimbabwe Alloys 10 Jan 2018 10:31 Balasore Alloys, a Pramod Mittal group company, has entered into a deal to acquire 70% share of Zimbabwe Alloys consequent upon a scheme of arrangement sanctioned by the High Court of Zimbabwe on December 20, 2017. The company received the approval on …
  • Balasore Alloys to acquire 70% stake Zimbabwe Alloys; stock surges 13% 10 Jan 2018 06:21 Balasore Alloys moved higher by 13% to Rs 89.90 on BSE after the company announced the acquisition of 70% stake in Zimbabwe Alloys for cash payment of $16.47 million. “A further payment of $74.26 million to creditors, towards injection of working capital …
  • Live Breaking News Dec 28: India successfully test-fires supersonic interceptor missile in Odisha's Balasore 28 Dec 2017 09:45 Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 03:13 pm: About 100 cases of triple talaq have come to …
  • Plans galore for Balasore jail 26 Dec 2017 18:49 Balasore: The local jail authorities have adopted a multi-pronged approach to bring about reforms in the prison that aims to provide basic comforts and opportunities for inmates to earn their livelihood to make the jail financially viable. Jail …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd updates on ED action 18 Dec 2017 03:17 Balasore Alloys Ltd has announced with reference to the news item in the media /Social media twitter 'ED attaches assets worth Rs. 244.89 Crore of M/s Balasore Alloys Ltd, Orissa under PMLA in a case of defrauding STC by M/s Global Steel …
  • Rs  244 cr worth assets of Balasore Alloys attached 17 Dec 2017 05:16 BHUBANESWAR: Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday attached `244.89 worth property of Balasore Alloys Limited, Odisha, for defrauding the State Trading Corporation (STC) by Global Steel Holding Limited. The central agency had earlier frozen shares worth …
  • Enforcement Directorate attaches assets worth Rs 245 crore of Balasore Alloys Limited 16 Dec 2017 20:44 For representational purposes (File | Reuters) NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday attached immovable properties worth Rs 244.89 crore of Balasore Alloys Ltd in lieu of the proportionate share of Pramod Kumar Mittal and Global Steel …
  • ED attaches assets worth Rs 245 crore of Balasore Alloys Limited 16 Dec 2017 19:24 For representational purposes (File | Reuters) NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday attached immovable properties worth Rs 244.89 crore of Balasore Alloys Ltd in lieu of the proportionate share of Pramod Kumar Mittal and Global Steel …
  • ED attaches assets worth Rs 245 cr of Balasore Alloys Ltd 16 Dec 2017 18:44 [India], Dec 16 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday attached immovable properties worth Rs 244.89 crore of Balasore Alloys Ltd in lieu of the proportionate share of Pramod Kumar Mittal and Global Steel Holding Ltd (GSHL) in the company, in …
  • ED attaches nearly Rs 245 crore assets of Balasore Alloys 16 Dec 2017 14:05 The ED filed a money laundering case on March 29 against Mittal, GSHL and STC officials following an FIR registered by the Central Bureau of Investigation on March 16. (IE) The Enforcement Directorate has seized immovable assets, worth Rs 244.89 crore, of …
  • ED attaches nearly Rs 245 cr assets of Balasore Alloys 16 Dec 2017 12:43 New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate has seized immovable assets, worth Rs 244.89 crore, of Balasore Alloys Ltd whose shareholders are Global Steel Holding Ltd (GSHL) and its chairman Pramod Kumar Mittal who are being probed for defrauding …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd Q2 net profit higher at Rs. 21.51 crores 14 Dec 2017 18:47 BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended September 30, 2017. The company has reported net sales of Rs.310.10 crores during the period ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs.244.22 crores during the period ended September …
  • India's Balasore Alloys Sept-Qtr Profit rises 14 Dec 2017 12:52 6:16am EST Dec 14 (Reuters) - Balasore Alloys Ltd ::SEPT QUARTER NET PROFIT 215.1 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS PROFIT 118.6 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.SEPT QUARTER INCOME FROM OPERATIONS 2.77 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 2.39 BILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.SAYS APPROVED …
  • Jumbos wreak havoc in both Mayurbhanj and Balasore 07 Dec 2017 05:10 BARIPADA: Forest officials are facing a tough task to drive away the herd of elephants which has now broken up into small groups and is wreaking havoc in paddy fields of both Mayurbhanj and Balasore districts.The elephants are coming out from the deep …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd calls for Board Meeting on Dec 14, 2017 07 Dec 2017 03:12 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on Thursday, 14th December, 2017, to consider and take on record the Unaudited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter and half year ended 30th September, 2017. …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd to seek increase in providing guarantee up to Rs. 4000 crores 06 Dec 2017 04:28 Balasore Alloys Ltd to seek increase in providing guarantee up to Rs. 4000 croresThe Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd at its meeting held today have resolved to take approval of Members of the Company by means of special resolution through Postal …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd announces resignation of CFO 23 Nov 2017 10:12 Mr. Mrutyunjaya Mohanty has resigned vide his letter dated 23rd November, 2017 from the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Balasore Alloys Ltd with effect from 23rd November, 2017. Shares of BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.78. …
  • Balasore Jail to take up organic farming 25 Oct 2017 05:06 BHUBANESWAR: The Balasore District Jail, one of the oldest prisons in the State, is all set to go organic. For, the Directorate of Prisons and Correctional Services has decided to launch organic farming over the five acre agricultural land available on the …
  • Explosion kills six in Balasore 18 Oct 2017 20:48 Balasore: At least six persons, including a minor, were killed in an explosion at an illegal firecracker unit at Bahabalpur near the district headquarters town on Wednesday. Around 20 other persons also suffered various degrees of injuries in the explosion …
  • Balasore firecracker explosion: Odisha CM announces ex-gratia of Rs two lakh 18 Oct 2017 18:49 [India], October 18 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced ex-gratia of Rs two lakh for the kin of deceased and Rs. 50,000 for those injured in Balasore firecracker explosion. At least eight people were killed and over 20 …
  • 6 killed in blast at cracker factory in Balasore 18 Oct 2017 14:10
  • Five killed in explosion at cracker factory in Balasore 18 Oct 2017 13:17
  • Balasore flyover work proceeds at snail's pace 06 Oct 2017 00:06 The site of flyover construction in Balasore. Telegraph picture Bhubaneswar, Oct. 5: The construction of an overbridge in Balasore town, which was supposed to be over by September last year, is running behind schedule. The progress of the fly overbridge …
  • Odisha: One killed, eight critically injured after vehicle falls off bridge in Balasore 30 Sep 2017 06:51 [India], September 30 (ANI): At least one person was killed and eight others sustained critical injuries after a vehicle fell off a bridge in Odisha's Balasore on Saturday. The injured are admitted at the famous Balasore hospital and an immediate …
  • You heard it: IAF test of Astra missile rattles window panes in Balasore off Odisha coast 14 Sep 2017 13:02 BHUBANESWAR: The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday conducted an air exercise involving the air-to-air missile Astra against an actual target in full operational configuration over the Bay of Bengal. Defence sources said the beyond-visual-range (BVR) …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd appoints CFO 13 Sep 2017 05:27 The Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd in its meeting held today, the 12th September, 2017 have approved unanimously the appointment of Mr. Mrutyunjaya Mohanty as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Company with effect from 12th September, 2017. …
  • Govt on dengue alert in Balasore 11 Sep 2017 03:00 Bhubaneswar, Sept. 10: The health care authorities in Balasore are on alert following reports of the spread of dengue coming in from several parts of the district, especially the northern pockets. The outbreak of the vector-borne disease has been reported …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd calls for Board Meeting on Sep 12, 2017 04 Sep 2017 17:54 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, 12th September, 2017, to consider and take on record the Unaudited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter ended 30th June, 2017. Further, the Trading …
  • Odisha CM prods Delhi on radar systems at Balasore, Sambalpur 28 Aug 2017 16:30 BJD leader and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik (File | PTI) BHUBANESWAR:  Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday prodded the central government to install radar systems at Balasore and Sambalpur to monitor weather patterns in real time, a long-standing …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd announces resignation of Chairman 22 Aug 2017 20:01 Mr. Pramod Kumar Mittal has resigned from the Directorship of Balasore Alloys Ltd with effect from 22nd August, 2017 vide his letter dated 22nd August, 2017. Shares of BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.52.65 as compared to the previous …
  • 80 villages in Odisha's Balasore marooned 28 Jul 2017 17:44 BHUBANESWAR: Over 80 villages of Balasore district were marooned in Odisha on Friday with flood water of the Subarnarekha entering two blocks while Jajpur and Kendrapara district authorities were asked to remain on alert. The flood situation, however, has …
  • Flood fury: 80 villages in Odisha's Balasore marooned, flood threat in 4 blocks 28 Jul 2017 15:47 BHUBANESWAR: Over 80 villages of Balasore district were marooned in Odisha on Friday with flood water of the Subarnarekha entering two blocks while Jajpur and Kendrapara district authorities were asked to remain on alert. The flood situation, however, has …
  • 80 Balasore villages marooned, flood threat in 4 blocks 28 Jul 2017 14:27 BHUBANESWAR: Over 80 villages of Balasore district were marooned in Odisha today with flood water of the Subarnarekha entering two blocks while Jajpur and Kendrapara district authorities were asked to remain on alert. The flood situation, however, has …
  • Balasore varsity gets new VC 24 Jul 2017 22:02 Bhubaneswar, July 24: Academician Madhumita Das has been appointed the vice-chancellor of Fakir Mohan University in Balasore. At present, she is the professor of the department of geology in Utkal University. Governor S.C. Jamir selected Das for the …
  • OPD services of AIIMS in Balasore 09 Jul 2017 22:27 The outpatient department at the satellite centre of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Balasore. Telegraph picture Bhubaneswar, July 9: Outpatient department (OPD) services have begun at the satellite centre of the All India Institute of …
  • Tens of thousands take part in Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra in Balasore 25 Jun 2017 08:37 [India], June 25 (ANI): The annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra in Odisha's coastal Balasore town got off to a colourful start amid fanfare and religious fervor on Sunday, attracting lakhs of pilgrims from India and abroad. Organised by the Shree Shree …
  • Balasore gears up for Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra 22 Jun 2017 00:32 [India], June 22 (ANI): Balasore city in Odisha is all set to witness the annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra from the majestic Emami Jagannath Temple on June 25. The festival is celebrated on the second day of Shukla Paksha, Ashadh month, the third month of …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd appoints additional director 15 Jun 2017 04:58 The Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd have vide circular resolution dated 14th June, 2017, appointed Dr. Samuel Nwabuokei Onyeabor, as an Additional Director (Category: Non - Executive, Non Independent) with effect from 14th June, 2017 to hold …
  • Balasore hospital next year: CM 13 Jun 2017 22:12 Chief minister Naveen Patnaik addresses the BJD youth convention in Balasore on Tuesday. Telegraph picture  Bhubaneswar, June 13: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today visited the medical college campus and said it would start from the next academic session. …
  • Praised by Chief Minister, Balasore scholar abused by TTE 26 May 2017 02:00 BHUBANESWAR: Felicitated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for rescuing an INA soldier Laxmi Indira Panda’s daughter-in-law last month, a research scholar from Balasore district was allegedly harassed by TTE and RPF personnel while he was travelling in …
  • Balasore teenager creates robot that can patrol border 25 May 2017 02:46 BHUBANESWAR: AS heightened tension along the Indo-Pak border hogs the limelight almost everyday, a village lad from Balasore district has claimed to have made a humanoid robot, which, with artificial intelligence algorithms, can guard the border. Besides, …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd Board recommends Dividend of Rs. 0.75 for 2016-17 20 May 2017 12:59 The Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd at its meeting held on May 19, 2017, has recommended a dividend of Rs. 0.75 per share i.e. @ 15% on the nominal value of share, which shall be payable subject to the approval of the shareholders at the …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd Board to consider Dividend for 2016-17 16 May 2017 06:15 At the meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd proposed to be held on May 19, 2017, shall consider recommendation of dividend, if any, on the Equity Shares of the Company for the financial year 2016-17. Shares of BALASORE ALLOYS LTD. was …
  • BRIEF-Balasore Alloys says co "not involved with the scam as alleged" 05 May 2017 13:28 May 5 (Reuters) - Balasore Alloys Ltd * Says enforcement directorate visited premises of co in Kolkata * Says co "not involved with the scam as alleged" Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd calls for Board Meeting On Friday, 19Th May, 2017 03 May 2017 03:22 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on Friday, 19th May, 2017, to consider and take on record the Audited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter and financial year ended 31st March, 2017. Further, …
  • IAF’s Lakshya UAV crash lands in Odisha’s Balasore district, no casualties reported 21 Apr 2017 12:06 An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Lakshya of the Indian Air Force crashlanded in Odisha's Balasore district this morning during a trial. The UAV crashlanded in an agricultural field at Chandamuhi village in Baliapal block. No injuries or casualties were …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd allots 1 crore shares at Rs. 21.50 02 Apr 2017 09:46 The Committee of Balasore Alloys Ltd for Preferential Issue of Warrants of the Board of Directors at their meeting held today has allotted 1,00,00,000 Equity Shares of Rs. 5/- each at a price of Rs. 21.50/- including premium of Rs. 16.50/- per …
  • HIL Ltd Commences Commercial Production of Coloured Coated steel sheets at Balasore Plant 31 Mar 2017 04:55 HIL Limited on Thursday, March 30, 2017 has commenced the commercial production of Coloured Coated Steel Sheets at Balasore, Orissa with an installed capacity of 18000 MT per annum. The above products will be marketed under its Brand name 'Charminar…
  • Balasore Alloys Limited calls for Preferential Issue Committee of Board of Directors meeting on March 31, 2017 29 Mar 2017 02:52 A meeting of the Committee for Preferential Issue of Warrants of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Limited will be held on 31st March, 2017 for allotment of 1,00,00,000 Equity Shares of Rs. 5/- each at price of Rs. 21.50/- including premium …
  • Prohibitory orders under Section 144 imposed in Balasore 05 Mar 2017 01:31 BALASORE: The district administration on Saturday clamped prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC in the eastern parts of Balasore town as palpable tension mounted following a clash between residents of two villages over the murder of a youth on …
  • BJD captures Balasore, Bhadrak Zilla Parishads 26 Feb 2017 01:58 BALASORE/KEONJHAR: Even as the BJP made a clean sweep in Mayurbhanj district, it is still ‘BJD Raj’ in different ZP zones in the coastal districts of Balasore and Bhadrak, despite a few surprise gains for the Saffron party.   Reasserting its dominance …
  • Visakhapatnam-Chennai industrial corridor to be expanded upto Balasore 26 Feb 2017 01:58 Industries Minister Debi Prasad Mishra addressing at 'Advantage Odisha' in Bhubaneswar on Saturday | Express BHUBANESWAR: The State Government has proposed to expand the Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor (VCIC) up to Balasore district, …
  • Ridleys find Balasore nests 23 Feb 2017 23:18 An olive ridley turtle lays eggs on a Balasore beach. Telegraph picture Bhubaneswar, Feb. 23: Olive ridley turtles have been found laying eggs on the sand dunes in Balasore. Though Balasore is not among the known rookeries of olive ridleys in the state, …
  • Five held for Balasore murders 30 Jan 2017 22:26 Police officials with the five arrested persons.Telegraph picture Balasore, Jan. 30: Balasore police today arrested five of 14 persons accused to have murdered four members of a family, including two women, on January 28 at Paganai village, a tribal hamlet …
  • Balasore Alloys Ltd calls for Board Meeting on Feb 4, 2017 24 Jan 2017 05:07 A meeting of the Board of Directors of Balasore Alloys Ltd is scheduled to be held on February 04, 2017, to consider and take on record the Unaudited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter ended December 31, 2016. Further, the Trading window of …
  • On cam: RPF jawans assault differently-abled man at Odisha's Balasore station 08 Jan 2017 08:22
  • 33% women to enter Lok Sabha from Odisha 25 May 2019 08:01 Bhubaneswar, May 25 (IANS) Odisha is sending 33 per cent women to the Lok Sabha after the just held general elections. Seven women have been elected from the 21 parliamentary seats in the state. While five women won from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), two …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • BJD’s move to field women candidates in LS pays off 24 May 2019 12:18 Bhubaneswar, May 24 (IANS) Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s historic move to reserve 33 per cent seats for women in the Lok Sabha has brought rich dividends for the party. Out of the 21 Lok Sabha seats, the BJD had …
  • Women power in full display as results come in 24 May 2019 09:57 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Women candidates will grab a major slice of the pie in the elections held to Odisha’s 21 Lok Sabha seats.  As many as five women candidates from BJD and two of BJP are leading over their opponents in their respective Lok …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • The formula that worked for Naveen Patnaik in Odisha 23 May 2019 08:49 Pramila Bisoi, the 70-year-old village leader of self-groups, who dropped out of school after class two, who speaks Berhampuri dialect of Odia, is headed to Parliament. Naveen’s mascot for the strong women vote bank of member of seven lakh self-help groups …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Odisha sweats in heat, humidity 20 May 2019 06:38 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Intense heat continued to make life miserable for residents of the State Capital which recorded 39.7 degree Celsius and 71 per cent humidity on Sunday. The neighbouring Cuttack also sizzled at 39.4 degree C and 68 per …
  • Cyclone Fani impact: Shrimp exports may dip 25% as power shortage continues 18 May 2019 14:17 The catastrophic cylone Fani, which hit Odisha’s coast on May 3, is likely to take a toll on shrimp exports, adding to the distress of exporters who were roiled by lower international prices last year. "Cyclone Fani, which has caused devastation in …
  • Shrimp production in Odisha hit by cyclone Fani 17 May 2019 07:27 Kochi:Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha recently, may aggravate the distress in India’s seafood sector by causing a production slump. The cyclone affected farms in several coastal regions in the state and, more worryingly, led to power failure in Bhubaneswar …
  • TVS Motor Company extends service support for all cyclone Fani affected TVS customers in Orissa 16 May 2019 08:03 As part of the ongoing efforts to help relief efforts towards cyclone Fani in Orissa, TVS Motor Company has activated the Road Side Assistance (RSA) service in the state. The initiative is being backed by a 24-hour helpline which addresses customer queries …
  • Higher education dept asks institutions for complete damage report 15 May 2019 16:08 BHUBANESWAR: Higher education department on Wednesday asked universities, government and non-government aided colleges of the cyclone affected districts to submit complete damage report of their institutions within seven days. According to the government …
  • Thunderstorm, lightning alert issued for parts of Odisha 15 May 2019 15:56 [India], May 15 (ANI): The Meteorological centre on Wednesday said thunderstorm and lightning is likely to occur in parts of Odisha today. The alert comes days after Cyclone Fani wreaked havoc in the state, claiming the lives of as many as 64 people. …
  • April GST return filing deadline extended till 20 June in parts of Odisha 13 May 2019 11:25 The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for taxpayers …
  • Deadline for filing April GST sales returns extended by a month for 14 districts in Odisha 13 May 2019 10:09 NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for …
  • Basic facilities still missing in cyclone-hit in Odisha 10 May 2019 16:19 Bhubaneswar, May 10 (IANS) Even after seven days of cyclone Fani hitting the Odisha coast, people are still struggling to get basis facilities in the affected areas. The cyclone affected people are yet to get safe drinking water, electricity and …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • Oil firms restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-battered regions of Odisha 10 May 2019 13:00 New Delhi, May 10 () Working round-the-clock to restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-hit regions of Odisha, state-owned oil marketing companies have operationalised almost all petrol pumps and LPG distribution centres in the three districts …
  • India: Cyclone “Fani” Joint Rapid Needs Assessment (JRNA) Report 2019 In the aftermath of the Cyclone in Odisha in May 2019 10 May 2019 10:12 Fani intensified into a cyclone on 27th April 2019. On 3rd May, it took the form of a very severe Tropical Cyclone (Category 4), with an estimated maximum sustained surface wind speed of 175-185 km/h gusting to 210 km/h crossing Odisha coast. While …
  • Cyclone Fani: 223 trains in Bhadrak-Vizianagaram section cancelled till Saturday 03 May 2019 09:20 By IANS NEW DELHI: As a precaution against cyclone 'Fani', the Indian Railway has cancelled 223 trains in the Bhadrak-Vizianagaram section, along the coastal lines of Odisha on the Kolkata-Chennai route till May 4, officials said. A senior Railway …
  • Odisha: 3 die, 29 fall ill after consuming spurious liquor in Bhadrak 30 Apr 2019 14:21 Image Source : PTI 3 dead in Odisha hooch tragedy Three persons died and 29 others fell ill Tuesday after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Odisha's Bhadrak district, a police officer said. Locals alleged that victims had bought the liquor with …
  • Baton passed, fight to carry forward political legacy in Bhadrak constituency in Odisha 27 Apr 2019 06:13 Express News Service BHADRAK: Bhadrak parliamentary constituency is all set to witness the passing of batons between two generations of political families in 2019 General Elections. Abhimanyu Sethi, son of five-time MP Arjun Sethi and Madhumita Sethi, …
  • Cabinet clears third railway line between Narayangarh, Bhadrak 07 Mar 2019 15:14 New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Thursday approved the construction of a third railway line between Narayangarh in West Bengal and Bhadrak in Odisha. The 155-km long new line would cost Rs 1,866.31 crore and is slated …
  • DBL Chandikhole Bhadrak Highways Pvt Ltd receives appointed date from NHAI 18 Dec 2018 07:42 DBL Chandikhole Bhadrak Highways Private Limited, wholly owned subsidiary of Dilip Buildcon Ltd has received the appointed date i.e. December 16, 2018 by the National Highways Authority of India. The project is for rehabilitation and Up-gradation to Six …
  • Bhadrak bandh for Medical College 30 Oct 2018 03:17 By Express News Service BHADRAK: Normal life in Bhadrak district was hit on Monday as members of Bhadrak Swabhiman Manch observed a 12-hour dawn-to dusk bandh demanding establishment of a medical college and hospital. The Manch members decided to go ahead …
  • Bhadrak accident: NHRC notice Odisha Government on students death 12 Aug 2018 02:17 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:   The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to Odisha Government on the tragic road accident at Ranital in Bhadrak district where five students were killed and four others injured. Acting on a …
  • Unplanned constructions trigger artificial flooding in Bhadrak 27 Jul 2018 01:54 By Express News Service BHADRAK: For residents of Bhadrak, the monsoon brings along with it the fear of artificial flooding. The town, which is witnessing large-scale unplanned constructions, lacks a proper drainage system. The recent heavy rainfall …
  • Odisha: Five school students killed by speeding truck in Bhadrak 20 Jul 2018 22:19 “He first hit two kids and then ran over the rest as he kept swerving on the road. The students were hit even though they were riding (bicycles) in single file on the correct side (of the road),” the teacher said. Five school students have been killed …
  • Woman charred to death in Bhadrak 26 Jun 2018 02:03 By Express News Service BHADRAK: A woman was charred to death in Sekhsahi under Bhadrak town police limits on Sunday night. Police identified the deceased as Subasini Khilar (45), wife of Uday Khillar, a businessman of Purunabazar area in Bhadrak town. …
  • Over 140 snake hatchlings found in house in Odisha's Bhadrak 25 Jun 2018 13:31 140 snake hatchlings found in house in Odisha’s Bhadrak As many as 140 snake hatchlings were found in a house in Shyamsundarpur village of Odisha's Bhadrak district. Two male and a female adult cobras were also found from the place along with the …
  • Odisha: High COurt allows Bhadrak Ramnavami procession 24 Mar 2018 08:17 — By PTI | Mar 24, 2018 11:35 am Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has directed that the Sriram Maha Yajna Samiti of Bhadrak shall be permitted to perform rituals for Ram Navami and take out the Kalass Sobhayatra’ and procession in the same manner and through …
  • Bhadrak: Couple sells baby to buy cell phone, saree; arrested 14 Sep 2017 04:40  Pandya Mukhi, the father of the child, revealed that unable to feed their two sons and a daughter, they sold the child and bought a mobile, saree and silver anklet. Bhadrak: A poor couple who sold their one-year-old baby boy for Rs 45,000 and bought a …
  • Three districts flood-hit, Bhadrak bears the brunt 26 Jul 2017 09:10 Locals crossing an inundated Gangua canal on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Tuesday | Biswanath Swain BHUBANESWAR: Over 40,000 people have been hit by floods in three districts of the State after heavy rains in the upper catchments left Subarnarekha and …
  • A month after communal riots, struggle on for normal life in Bhadrak 06 May 2017 01:02 BHADRAK: A month after Bhadrak was ravaged by communal violence, people are trying to piece together their shattered lives.The communal violence erupted in the town on April 6 after derogatory remarks on Hindu Gods were posted on a social media site by a …
  • Bajrang Dal leader arrested in Bhadrak for inciting communal violence 03 May 2017 01:07 Image for representational purpose only. BHADRAK: A Leader of Bajrang Dal was arrested by Bhadrak Town Police on Tuesday for his alleged involvement in inciting communal tension in the town 25 days back. He is Manas Mohanty, State secretary of Bajrang Dal. …
  • Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik reviews panchayat poll performance in Bhadrak district 29 Apr 2017 02:37 Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik (File | PTI) BHUBANESWAR:  Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today asked the panchayat representatives of the BJD to work for the people and concentrate on the development of villages. The chief minister reviewed the BJD's …
  • 443 victims in Bhadrak to get compensation 24 Apr 2017 10:03 Bhubaneswar, April 23: The state government has asked the Bhadrak district administration to pay compensation to 443 residents of the district headquarters town who were affected in the violence between two groups in the second week of this month. Official …
  • Riots cause Rs nine crore loss to Bhadrak 21 Apr 2017 01:59 Shops and houses being set afire by protesters in Bhadrak town. | EPS BHADRAK: Bhadrak town incurred a loss of Rs 9 crore in the communal riots that took place 14 days back, said Collector Gyana Ranjan Das, who submitted damage assessment report to the …
  • Property worth Rs 9cr damaged in Bhadrak 20 Apr 2017 23:15 Bhubaneswar, April 20: Property worth around Rs 9 crore was damaged in the three-day spate of violence that took place in Bhadrak town starting April 7, the damage assessment report submitted by the district administration to the state government today …
  • Odisha clashes: Longer relaxation of curfew in violence-hit Bhadrak 20 Apr 2017 16:12 By: PTI | Bhadrak | Updated: April 20, 2017 7:42 pm A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha. PTI Photo The strife-torn Bhadrak town, hit by communal violence triggered by abusive remarks to Hindu deities on social media early this …
  • Curfew leaves Bhadrak labourers jobless 20 Apr 2017 02:40 BHADRAK:Normalcy is gradually limping back to Bhadrak town. Schools, colleges, business establishments and financial institutions have started functioning normally during the curfew relaxation period. But, things are yet to improve for the labour sector. …
  • Bhadrak communal riots: Blame it on social media or the 2019 Assembly polls! 18 Apr 2017 05:21 Bhadrak, the headquarter town of Bhadrak district in coastal Odisha flared up recently. Indefinite curfew was clamped in the town that has been sealed for outsiders. A quarter of the population of the town being Muslim, this town in Odisha is particularly …
  • Night curfew continues in Bhadrak; BJD councillor arrested 17 Apr 2017 01:40 BHADRAK: Town police arrested Councillor of Ward 15, Subhankar Mohapatra, on Sunday in connection with the communal tension in Bhadrak. Informing this, Inspector in-charge (IIC) of town police station Manoj Rout said  Subhankar was arrested on charges of …
  • After witnessing devastating violence, life returning to normal in Bhadrak 16 Apr 2017 07:24 The power of social media can be realised by looking at the communal violence that erupted in Bhadrak, a small sensitive town with a sizable Muslim population in the state of Odisha on April 6. The derogatory comment by a Muslim youth on Facebook took a …
  • Night curfew continues in Bhadrak, 146 arrested for violence 14 Apr 2017 17:41 Shops and houses being set afire by protesters in Bhadrak town. | EPS BHADRAK: Night curfew continued in Bhadrak today despite the town returning to normal, while the number of arrests rose to 146 in connection with the violence sparked by alleged abusive …
  • Odisha: Process of assessing damage stepped up in Bhadrak, 126 arrested 13 Apr 2017 16:39 By: PTI | Bhadrak | Published:April 13, 2017 10:06 pm Bhadrak: A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha. PTI Photo The process to assess the damage caused in Bhadrak was taken up on a priority basis on Thursday even as the number of …
  • Bhadrak SP, ADM replaced 13 Apr 2017 02:41 Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik interacts with people during his visit to Bhadrak on Wednesday | Express BHUBANESWAR/BHADRAK: Hours after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s visit to the riot-affected Bhadrak, the State Government on Wednesday shunted out …
  • Odisha: Naveen Patnaik visits riot-hit areas in Bhadrak, promises relief 13 Apr 2017 02:33 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. (File Photo) Five days after the communal riot erupted in Bhadrak, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik visited the town on Wednesday and assured the affected people of full compensation for the damages. Patnaik, who arrived …
  • Bhadrak's Kantabania Square unscathed by communal riots 12 Apr 2017 17:21
  • Bhadrak's Kantabania Square unscathed by com... 12 Apr 2017 16:42
  • Updates Odisha: Naveen Patnaik visits violence-hit Bhadrak as situation improves 12 Apr 2017 12:13 By: PTI | Bhadrak (orissa) | Updated: April 12, 2017 4:18 pm Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey (Representational Image) As the violence-hit town turned near normal, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today visited …
  • Bhadrak riot & the misinformation being spread by antillectuals 12 Apr 2017 10:08 A recent Facebook post said that 'Muzaffarnagar riots made Yogi CM of UP. Now who would be Yogi of Odisha in 2019 post Bhadrak riot 2017?' Clearly, the person who posted this, although resides in Bhubaneswar, but is probably unaware of the ground …
  • Odisha: Bhadrak communal violence has taken many by surprise 12 Apr 2017 08:39 Bhadrak: A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha. PTI Photo The communal violence that erupted in Bhadrak town last Friday reportedly over a derogatory comment by a Muslim youth on Facebook may have taken a lot of people by surprise. …
  • Odisha: CM Naveen Patnaik to visit Bhadrak to review situation, curfew relaxed till 4 pm 12 Apr 2017 06:58 Bhadrak: A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha. PTI Photo Curfew has been relaxed in Odisha’s violence-hit Bhadrak town till 4 pm on Wednesday to enable people buy important household items. Ban on social media has also been lifted …
  • Odisha: Curfew relaxed till 4 p.m. in Bhadrak 12 Apr 2017 06:20 [India], Apr. 12 (ANI): With normalcy limping back, and no untoward incident reported in last 48 hours in violence-hit Bhadrak town in Odisha, the district administration has relaxed curfew the from 7 a.m. till 4 p.m. today. The curfew was imposed last …
  • Bhadrak gets connected to Internet, normalcy 12 Apr 2017 02:17 Members of BJD Minority cell taking out a peace rally over Bhadrak riots in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday | Express BHUBANESWAR/BHADRAK: With normalcy gradually returning to Bhadrak, the State administration restored Internet services on Tuesday evening but …
  • Chief Minister to visit riot-hit Bhadrak 12 Apr 2017 02:17 BHUBANESWAR: After coming in for strong criticism from opposition political parties for his New Delhi visit when communal violence led to large scale arson at Bhadrak, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday announced that he will visit the district …
  • Curfew relaxed for 9 hrs in Odisha's Bhadrak 11 Apr 2017 19:30 BHADRAK: Ban on social media sites was lifted and curfew relaxed for nine hours in Bhadrak today, while 100 people were arrested in connection with the violence triggered by alleged abusive remarks posted against Hindu deities on the internet. The curfew, …
  • Curfew relaxed for 9 hrs in Bhadrak 11 Apr 2017 19:21 BHADRAK: Ban on social media sites was lifted and curfew relaxed for nine hours in Bhadrak today, while 100 people were arrested in connection with the violence triggered by alleged abusive remarks posted against Hindu deities on the internet. The curfew, …
  • Social media ban lifted, curfew relaxed for nine hours in Odisha's Bhadrak 11 Apr 2017 19:13 BHADRAK: Ban on social media sites was lifted and curfew relaxed for nine hours in Bhadrak today, while 100 people were arrested in connection with the violence triggered by alleged abusive remarks posted against Hindu deities on the internet. The curfew, …
  • Updates Odisha: Social media ban lifted, curfew relaxed for 9 hrs in Bhadrak 11 Apr 2017 17:54 By: PTI | Bhadrak (orissa) | Published:April 11, 2017 10:28 pm A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha on Friday. (PTI Photo) Ban on social media sites was lifted and curfew relaxed for nine hours in Bhadrak today, while 100 people …
  • Bhadrak violence result of inept handling of situation by district administration: BJD MP 11 Apr 2017 13:33 By: PTI | Bhubaneswar | Published:April 11, 2017 6:15 pm Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. (Representational Image) Senior BJD leader and local MP Arjun Charan Sethi today alleged that the inept handling of the situation by the district administration …
  • Bhadrak simmers: Curfew relaxed till 2 p.m. 11 Apr 2017 07:29 The Centre has rushed 2,000 paramilitary personnel to Odisha to assist the local administration. New Delhi : Curfew has been relaxed till 2 pm on Tuesday in Odisha's Bhadrak town, which was rocked with violence over alleged abusive comments against …
  • Curfew relaxed in Odisha's Bhadrak till 2 pm 11 Apr 2017 04:52 Empty roads due to curfew imposed in Bhadrak (PTI) NEW DELHI: Curfew has been relaxed till 2 pm on Tuesday in Odisha’s Bhadrak town, which was rocked with violence over alleged abusive comments against Hindu deities on Facebook. Curfew continues to see-saw …
  • Bhadrak limps back to normality 10 Apr 2017 22:18 Bhubaneswar, April 10: Bhadrak today appeared to be limping back to normality after several days of tension. Tension had gripped the town last Thursday after a group of people took exception to some remarks posted on social media. They obstructed traffic …
  • Bhadrak still tense as Odisha police block all social media 10 Apr 2017 18:47 New Delhi: Bhadrak district in Odisha was quiet but tense on Monday, with authorities blocking all social media platforms for 48 hours in response to religious violence that flared last week over allegations that a Facebook post disrespected Hindu gods. …
  • Bhadrak limping to normalcy, academic institutions to reopen tomorrow 10 Apr 2017 17:07 BHUBANESWAR: Four days after hate posts on social media triggered a wave of tension between two communities, Bhadrak woke up to a normal morning on Monday when the police relaxed the restrictions. With curfew lifted for six hours since 8 am, people were …
  • Curfew relaxed for 6 hours in Bhadrak 10 Apr 2017 15:08 BHADRAK: Curfew was relaxed for six hours here today even as social media platforms remained blocked in the area and probe stepped up against rumormongers and into alleged abusive remarks on Hindu deities that triggered violence in the town.     As the …
  • Bhadrak violence: Curfew relaxed for 6 hours, social media blocked 10 Apr 2017 12:17 Curfew was relaxed for six hours in Odisha's Bhadrak on Monday even as social media platforms remained blocked in the area and probe stepped up against rumormongers and into alleged abusive remarks on Hindu deities that triggered violence in the town. …
  • Odisha: Curfew relaxed for 6 hours in Bhadrak, social media blocked 10 Apr 2017 10:08 By: PTI | Bhadrak | Published:April 10, 2017 2:34 pm A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha on Friday. (PTI Photo) Curfew was relaxed for six hours here today even as social media platforms remained blocked in the area and probe …
  • Curfew relaxed for 6 hours in Bhadrak, social media blocked 10 Apr 2017 09:52 BHADRAK (ODISHA): Curfew was relaxed for six hours here today even as social media platforms remained blocked in the area and probe stepped up against rumormongers and into alleged abusive remarks on Hindu deities that triggered violence in the town. As …
  • Fresh tension erupts in Bhadrak, shops set ablaze 10 Apr 2017 06:56
  • Flag march by RAF-CRPF, social media blocked for 48 hours in Bhadrak 10 Apr 2017 05:19 Rapid Action Force (RAF) and CRPF held a flag march even as curfew was relaxed for four hours today in Bhadrak town where violence had broken out over alleged abusive remarks against Hindu deities on social media. As a precautionary step, the Home …
  • Odisha: Curfew relaxed in Bhadrak till 12 noon today 10 Apr 2017 04:45 [India], Apr.10 (ANI): There will be a relaxation of curfew in Odisha's Bhadrak till 12 noon on Monday, which was imposed following a spree of violence. On Sunday, the curfew was relaxed from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. but later extended till 12 noon on Monday …
  • Internet shut down in Bhadrak for 48 hours 10 Apr 2017 00:46 BHADRAK/BHUBANESWAR: Even as no violence was reported from anywhere in communally-charged Bhadrak town for the last two days, the State Government on Sunday shut down internet services in the area for the next 48 hours to prevent the spread of rumours …
  • Odisha: Brief relaxation in Bhadrak curfew, BJD leader’s son held 09 Apr 2017 21:19 Companies of RAF and CRPF have arrived to assist the police. With the situation in riot-hit Bhadrak fast returning to normal, the Odisha government relaxed the curfew for four hours on Sunday morning, but blocked WhatsApp, Twitter and Facebook in the town …
  • Flag march by RAF-CRPF, curfew relaxed for four hours in Bhadrak 09 Apr 2017 18:49 BHADRAK: Rapid Action Force (RAF) and CRPF held a flag march even as curfew was relaxed for four hours today in Bhadrak town where violence had broken out over alleged abusive remarks against Hindu deities on social media. As a precautionary step, the Home …
  • Flag march by RAF-CRPF, curfew relaxed for 4 hours in Bhadrak 09 Apr 2017 16:41 BHADRAK: The Rapid Action Force (RAF) and CRPF took out a flag march even as curfew was relaxed for four hours today in Bhadrak town where violence had broken out over alleged abusive remarks against Hindu deities on social media. The RAF and CRPF …
  • Odisha government bans social media in Bhadrak 09 Apr 2017 16:08
  • Once a bustling place, Bhadrak now a ghost t... 09 Apr 2017 15:41 It was 1.30 pm. After driving for around two and half hours from Bhubaneswar, I finally reached the trouble-torn town of Bhadrak. I entered the city from the side of Bhadrak stadium. Near the Kutchery Chowk, two policemen were sitting under a flyover. The …
  • Once a bustling place, Bhadrak now a ghost town 09 Apr 2017 14:39 It was 1.30 pm. After driving for around two and half hours from Bhubaneswar, I finally reached the trouble-torn town of Bhadrak. I entered the city from the side of Bhadrak stadium. Near the Kutchery Chowk, two policemen were sitting under a flyover. The …
  • Normalcy restored in riot-ravaged Bhadrak 09 Apr 2017 12:58
  • Odisha violence: Curfew relaxed for brief period in Bhadrak 09 Apr 2017 11:04 By: PTI | Bhadrak | Published:April 9, 2017 4:04 pm A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha on Friday. (Source: PTI Photo) Curfew on Sunday relaxed for four hours as the situation improved in Bhadrak town which had witnessed violence …
  • Curfew re-imposed in Bhadrak as crime branch begins probe 09 Apr 2017 10:47 [India], Apr 9 (ANI): Curfew has been re-imposed in Bhadrak region as the Odisha Police's crime branch today began its probe into the recent violence. Curfew has been imposed in the district till 7 a.m. tomorrow. According to reports, the Centre …
  • Crime Branch gears up to prevent hate message spread after Bhadrak riot 09 Apr 2017 05:25
  • Bhadrak violence-free, police stage flag march 09 Apr 2017 01:28 Police patrolling an area in Bhadrak on Saturday | Express BHUBANESWAR: Communally-charged Bhadrak remained tense but under control as additional forces were rushed to the district headquarters town on Saturday. The administration also extended curfew till …
  • Curfew extended till 8 am today in Bhadrak, Odisha 08 Apr 2017 20:34 Curfew continues in Odisha's district HQ Bhadrak, new Collector takes over. Shoot-at-sight orders have been issued. So far 32 rioters have been arrested. 24 platoons of armed police have been deployed. 15 platoons of police force along with senior …
  • Bhadrak tense: Odisha seeks 4 companies of RAF 08 Apr 2017 18:17 BHUBANESWAR: The state government has sought four companies of Rapid Action Force (RAF) to be deployed in Bhadrak+ town in view of the communal tension being escalated there. The demand for central forces came after the government extended clamping of …
  • Bhadrak violence: Centre rushes 2,000 paramilitary personnel to Odisha 08 Apr 2017 17:59 NEW DELHI: The Centre today rushed 2,000 paramilitary personnel to Odisha to assist the local administration in maintaining law and order in Bhadrak district which has witnessed violence and tension in last few days. "Central forces rushed to Bhadrak …
  • Curfew extended in Odisha's Bhadrak after communal violence 08 Apr 2017 16:28 Security men on Saturday staged a flag march in curfew-bound Bhadrak town of Odisha even as the central forces were on their way to the area, which had witnessed violence triggered by ‘abusive’ remarks against Hindu deities. The curfew, clamped in the …
  • Odisha: Centre rushes 2,000 paramilitary personnel to maintain law and order in Bhadrak district 08 Apr 2017 16:25 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:April 8, 2017 8:30 pm A scene after a communal tension broke out in Bhadrak, Odisha on Friday. (PTI Photo) The Centre on Saturday rushed 2,000 paramilitary personnel to Odisha to assist the local administration in …
  • Bhadrak communal violence: Centre calls on Odisha CM to step up efforts 08 Apr 2017 14:35 [India], Apr. 8 (ANI): In the wake of the Section 144 imposed in Odisha's Bhadrak after protests broke out following a derogatory Facebook post against Lord Ram, the Centre on Saturday called on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to step up his efforts in …
  • Bhadrak tense, curfew extended till Sunday morning 08 Apr 2017 12:51
  • Curfew remains in force in Odisha's violence-hit Bhadrak town 08 Apr 2017 11:37 BHADRAK (Odisha): Curfew remained in force in the town while prohibitory orders were imposed in nearby Dhamnagar and Basudevpur Saturday morning after the town witnessed violence over alleged abusive remarks on social media against Hindu deities. While …
  • Curfew remains in force in violence-hit Bhadrak 08 Apr 2017 08:58 BHADRAK: Curfew remained in force in the town while prohibitory orders were imposed in nearby Dhamnagar and Basudevpur this morning after the town witnessed violence over alleged abusive remarks on social media against Hindu deities. While additional force …
  • Odisha: Curfew imposed in Bhadrak after violence 08 Apr 2017 07:24 [India], Apr. 8 (ANI): Following a derogatory Facebook post against Lord Ram Section 144 has been imposed in Odisha's Bhadrak after protests broke out. Fresh violence erupted in some areas last evening after talks failed to resolve the row triggered by …
  • Communal flare-up: Curfew in Odisha's Bhadrak 08 Apr 2017 00:51
  • Curfew imposed in Bhadrak town after violence 07 Apr 2017 16:27 SRINAGAR, NOV 11 (UNI):- A Security force personnel keeping vigil at Khawaja Bazar in down town Srinagar where curfew was imposed by the authorities to scuttle the “Jamia Masjid” challo to hold “ Freedom Congregation” call given by the separatist Hurriyat …
  • BJD captures Balasore, Bhadrak Zilla Parishads 26 Feb 2017 01:58 BALASORE/KEONJHAR: Even as the BJP made a clean sweep in Mayurbhanj district, it is still ‘BJD Raj’ in different ZP zones in the coastal districts of Balasore and Bhadrak, despite a few surprise gains for the Saffron party.   Reasserting its dominance …
  • Indian Women’s League: Kolhapur City beat SAI-STC Cuttack 2-0 16 May 2019 10:45 Category: News, Sports Posted by Neha Published: May 16, 2019, 3:24 pm IST Updated: May 16, 2019, 3:24 pm IST ANI | Updated: May 16, 2019 12:25 IST Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], May 16 (ANI): FC Kolhapur City finished off their Indian Women’s League campaign …
  • 30 lakh affected by Cyclone Fani in Cuttack 05 May 2019 04:52 By Express News Service CUTTACK: Extremely severe cyclone Fani has wrought havoc in the district affecting more than 30.96 lakh people. As per preliminary assessment, a total of 30,96,874 people belonging to 2,065 villages in 14 blocks and 113 Wards in …
  • Winning in Puri, Cuttack and Kendrapada with huge margins: Piyush Goyal 21 Apr 2019 19:35 [India], Apr 21 (ANI): Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said that the BJP is winning with huge margins from Puri, Cuttack and Kendrapada Lok Sabha seats in Odisha. "I went to Puri, Cuttack and now Kendrapada, in Odisha. All three are prestigious …
  • Will Modi factor spring a surprise in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar LS seats? 21 Apr 2019 06:53 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:  As one embarks on a journey from the Capital city to Khandapada passing through two Lok Sabha and six Assembly constituencies, a picture of divided voters’ preference emerges from the area which is going to polls in the …
  • Cuttack decks up for Basanti Durga Puja 10 Apr 2019 04:15 By Express News Service CUTTACK: Cuttack is agog with festivities for Basanti Durga Puja that is celebrated with same religious fervour and pomp during the spring season as is the famous autumn festival of Dussehra.Commencing Wednesday, organisers of 19 …
  • CP advisory on election roadshows in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack 14 Mar 2019 03:47 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Commissionerate Police on Wednesday issued an advisory for public meetings, roadshows and rallies in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack during General Elections. Commissioner of Police Satyajit Mohanty held a …
  • Cuttack gears up to deal with summer heat 10 Mar 2019 05:01 By Express News Service CUTTACK: The district administration has geared up to tackle possible heat-wave like conditions across the district this summer.At a preparatory meeting held to deal with the situation, Collector Aravind Agrawal asked officials to …
  • No end to decade-long drinking water crisis in Cuttack 27 Feb 2019 07:36 By Express News Service CUTTACK: There seems to be no let up in the decade-long drinking water crisis for residents of Bishalyakarani Lane in the Millennium City.  Drinking water is being supplied to the locality for six months in a year and for the …
  • Cuttack BJD MLA manhandles man during last rites of CRPF jawan, apologises later 20 Feb 2019 07:55 Cuttack BJD MLA Debashish Samantaray. (Source: Video screengrab from local TV Youtube channel) BJD’s Cuttack MLA Debashish Samantaray on Tuesday apologised for manhandling an elderly man at the funeral of a CRPF jawan killed in the February 14 Pulwama …
  • 15-Year-Old Girl In Cuttack Allegedly Gang-Raped For 3 Days In Cuttack 20 Feb 2019 00:45 After rescuing the girl, police have sent her for medical examination. (Representational) Cuttack: A 15-year-old girl has alleged that she was raped by four men for three days in Cuttack , police said on Tuesday. The girl was rescued by members of the …
  • Neither BJD nor Congress can develop Odisha: Amit Shah in Cuttack 30 Jan 2019 20:54 BJP chief Amit Shah (Express photo/File) BJP president Amit Shah, addressing party workers in Odisha’s Cuttack district on Tuesday, took on the BJD and the Congress, saying neither party can develop the state. Shah said, “BJD aur Congress dono ek hi …
  • Jaundice returns to Cuttack, municipal corporation in dark 14 Jan 2019 02:45 By Express News Service CUTTACK:  While fresh outbreak of jaundice has spread panic among residents of the Millennium City, Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) is in a state of ignorance about the disease raising its ugly head again.More than 20 residents …
  • Bandh impacts life in Cuttack, patients suffer 09 Jan 2019 03:05 By Express News Service CUTTACK:  Normal life in the Millennium City was disrupted on the first day of the two-day bandh called by trade unions against the ‘anti trade’ policies of the Central Government.The worst affected were the patients as approach to …
  • Illegal parking chokes busy Cuttack road 31 Dec 2018 04:55 By Express News Service CUTTACK: Illegal parking of vehicles on Badambadi-Link Road is causing traffic snarls and inconveniencing hundreds of commuters even during idle hours. Besides, rampant encroachment and careless driving have worsened traffic …
  • Watch: Tusker enters residential area in Odisha’s Cuttack 25 Dec 2018 05:33 Dec 25, 2018, 08:22 ISTSource: ANIResidents remained panic stricken when an elephant entered inside CDA area during late hours on Monday. Police stationed at a nearby petrol pump started chasing the tusker. Till now the elephant has not been caught hold. …
  • Stray dogs terrorise residents as Cuttack Municipal Corporation yet to put leash on menace 21 Dec 2018 03:46 Express News Service CUTTACK: Stray dog menace has assumed alarming proportions in the Millennium City. With a significant rise in the number of stray dogs, instances of dog bites have also gone up in the city. The menace has made commuting on roads a …
  • Infra woes ail in Cuttack's AHRCC as patient care suffers 19 Dec 2018 04:09 Express News Service CUTTACK: Lack of infrastructure has severely hit patient care at Acharya Harihar Regional Cancer Centre (AHRCC) here.The premier State-run hospital is the only hope for thousands of poor cancer patients. Apart from Odisha, patients …
  • Cuttack Municipal Corporation neglect raises a stink as garbage piles up 12 Dec 2018 04:41 Express News Service CUTTACK: Sanitation in several areas of the Millennium City is in a deplorable state. Piles of garbage strewn on the roadsides with stray dogs and cattle rummaging through the waste have become a common sight. The roads from Seminary …
  • Foundation laid for MANUU Campus in Cuttack, Odisha 08 Dec 2018 08:41 Hyderabad: Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) is all set to open its Campus at Cuttack. The foundation stone was laid by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Odisha, Shri Naveen Patnaik on 5th December 2018 at Cuttack. Shri. Naveen Patnaik after laying …
  • Naveen Patnaik inaugurates Rs 110 crore sewage plant for Cuttack 06 Dec 2018 05:48 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday dedicated the Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) at CDA Sector- 1 to the people of Cuttack. Inaugurating the project, the Chief Minister said the plant would help in improving the …
  • Urdu university regional centre to open at Cuttack 04 Dec 2018 05:02 By Express News Service CUTTACK: The Hyderabad-based Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) is all set to open its regional centre for Odisha in Cuttack. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is likely to lay the foundation stone of the proposed centre at …
  • Salman Khan to join Hockey World Cup celebrations in Cuttack 28 Nov 2018 10:44 Posted by Syed Qayam Ali on Nov 28, 2018, 4:09 PM IST Bollywood Cuttack: Superstar Salman Khan will participate in the second phase of the inaugural function of Odisha Hockey Mens World Cup at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Wednesday. Salman took to …
  • Salman Khan to join Hockey World Cup celebration in Cuttack 27 Nov 2018 20:39
  • 80,000 footfall on day 1 of Baliyatra in Cuttack 24 Nov 2018 05:45 Express News Service CUTTACK: The historic Baliyatra festival kicked off with traditional fanfare in the Millennium City on Friday. Over 80,000 people visited the fair ground on the first day. Finance Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera officially inaugurated the …
  • Death toll in Cuttack mishap is 10, not 12: Police 21 Nov 2018 15:38 [India], Nov 21 (ANI): Police Commissioner Satyajit Mohanty on Wednesday clarified that 10 passengers were killed after a bus crashed into the railing of Mahanadi bridge near Jagatpur on the outskirts of Cuttack city on Tuesday evening, and not 12 as …
  • Odisha: 12 killed, 49 injured as bus skids off bridge in Cuttack 21 Nov 2018 08:13 The accident took place when the bus collided with a buffalo (Twitter/ANI) At least 12 people were killed and 49 injured after a bus crashed into the railing of a bridge near Jagatpur on the outskirts of Cuttack city on Tuesday evening and plunged 30 …
  • 12 Dead As Bus Falls Off Bridge After Colliding With Buffalo In Cuttack 21 Nov 2018 06:49 Cuttack, Odisha:  Twelve people died today and at least 49 were injured after a bus fell off a bridge over the Mahanadi river in Odisha's Cuttack after it hit a buffalo. The bus, carrying 30 passengers, rammed the side of the bridge, broke through the …
  • Odisha: 12 killed after bus falls from Mahanadi bridge in Cuttack 21 Nov 2018 05:30 Bus falls from Mahanadi bridge in Cuttack At least 12 people were killed and 49 others injured on Tuesday after a bus carrying  passengers fell from the Mahanadi bridge near Jagatpur in Cuttack, news agency PTI reported. The private bus, on its way to …
  • 12 dead, 49 injured after bus falls off bridge in Cuttack while trying to save buffalo 21 Nov 2018 04:52 By PTI CUTTACK: At least 12 people were killed and 49 injured after a bus fell into the Mahanadi riverbed from a bridge near Jagatpur on the outskirts of the city Tuesday evening, police said. The private bus, on its way to Cuttack from Talcher, crashed …
  • 7 die after bus falls off bridge in Cuttack 21 Nov 2018 02:49 Rescue teams have reached the accident spot and rescue operation is underway. Cuttak: At least 7 people died after a bus carrying them fell from the Mahanadi bridge near Jagatpur in Odisha’s capital, Cuttack on Tuesday. Around 30 passengers were in the bus …
  • Cuttack bus mishap: Death toll rises to 12 20 Nov 2018 20:24 [India], Nov 21 (ANI): The death toll in Cuttack bus accident that took place on Tuesday near Jagatpur has increased to 12. Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who visited the accident spot to take stock of the situation, said, "The bus which met with …
  • Cuttack to gift souvenirs with silver filigree to players at Men's Hockey World Cup 19 Nov 2018 02:57 [India], Nov 19 (ANI): A physically challenged artist Pankaj Kumar Sahu has become an inspiration to others by making Cuttack known as the 'Silver City' has found its place of pride at Men's Hockey World Cup for its famous silver filigree works …
  • Civic apathy: Sting menace back in Cuttack  18 Nov 2018 06:37 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Mardala maestro Guru Banamali Maharana passed away after prolonged illness in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. He was 77. Guru Maharana was undergoing treatment at a private hospital where he breathed his last. Guru Banamali …
  • Gold, Silver Embellishments Adorn Durga Puja Pandals In Cuttack 17 Oct 2018 16:59 Gold, Silver Embellishments are hallmarks of Durga Puja pandals in Cuttack. Cuttack:   Like every other year, Millenium City Cuttack's Durga Puja will be marked by gold and silver embellishments at Puja pandals. Organisers have opted for exquisite …
  • Cuttack administration forms WhatsApp group for road repair work  08 Oct 2018 06:02 By Express News Service CUTTACK:  Ahead of Durga Puja, the district administration has started using social media to monitor road repair work in the city and formed a WhatsApp group ‘Dussehra Road Safety’. ALSO READ | Pamphlets expose corruption in Odisha…
  • Man Slits Wrist While Playing 'Momo Challenge' in Cuttack 17 Sep 2018 18:42 Police have seized his mobile phone and investigations revealed he was playing 'Momo challenge' Cuttack: A man in Odisha's Cuttack district had slit his wrist with a sharp weapon while playing the online game 'Momo challenge', police …
  • Cuttack tribal village yet to get pucca road; cannot avail ambulance, fire brigade services 17 Sep 2018 02:31 By Express News Service CUTTACK: Even as the Centre has set a target to provide all-weather connectivity to all the habitations by March 2019, a tribal village in Mahakalabasta panchayat under Athagarh block of the district continues to be severely …
  • Cuttack to get its 50-ft high Ganesh 12 Sep 2018 02:06 By Express News Service CUTTACK: Ganesh idols are growing taller and fancier with every passing year due to the competition among the organisers in the city. While different Puja Committees are adding silver ornaments, gorgeous decoration and huge welcome …
  • Cuttack Municipal Corporation in a soup over licence to Kalyan Mandaps 08 Sep 2018 22:53 By Express News Service CUTTACK: The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) has landed in a soup after the Orissa High Court-appointed amicus curiae recently filed a petition seeking a probe into the temporary licences granted to Kalyan Mandaps in the city by …
  • Overnight rain floods Cuttack areas 06 Sep 2018 18:30 Cuttack: Incessant overnight rain led to overflowing drains and inundated roads in a few places prone to waterlogging here on Thursday. The city experienced 105.4 mm rainfall between 8pm and 8am. Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) officials worked …
  • Cuttack Police Probe Momo Challenge Link After 25-Year-Old Found Hanging 05 Sep 2018 16:21 The "Momo Challenge" is a form of cyberbullying that spreads through social media and cell phones. Cuttack: Cuttack police said they were investigating whether the death of a 25-year-old man whose body was found hanging on Wednesday, had anything …
  • Cuttack dengue action plan crawls 04 Sep 2018 19:36 Cuttack: The municipal corporation's action plan to contain the spread of dengue has been making tardy progress since it was launched 11 days ago. Although "a multi-pronged action plan" was drawn up to cover the 11 wards from where 24 dengue …
  • Zomato expands food delivery services to Vijayawada, Madurai, Cuttack 22 Aug 2018 12:53 With this launch, Zomato’s online ordering services are now available across 31 cities in India, Zomato said in a statement. New Delhi: Online restaurant guide and food ordering firm Zomato on Wednesday said it has expanded its ordering and food delivery …
  • Dengue cases on the rise in Cuttack 15 Jul 2018 00:55 By Express News Service CUTTACK: With unclean and unhygienic prevailing in the district in rainy season, dengue cases are on the rise. So far, 45 persons have been affected by the mosquito-borne disease. While highest 21 dengue cases were reported from …
  • Farmers hit streets in Cuttack 12 Jul 2018 01:46 By Express News Service CUTTACK: Thousands of farmers under the banner of Nabanirman Krushak Sangathan (NKS) on Wednesday staged a mass protest in front of Cuttack Collector’s office demanding price, prestige and pension. Around 10,000 farmers, including …
  • Large-scale vacancies have diminished the quality of treatment in Cuttack 04 Jul 2018 02:36 Express News Service CUTTACK: Shortage of doctors and infrastructure has crippled health care services in government-run hospitals in Cuttack, the home district of Health and Family Welfare Minister Pratap Jena. Of the total sanctioned strength of 298 …
  • Low-lying areas in Odisha's Cuttack inundated 28 Jun 2018 02:24 By Express News Service CUTTACK: With incessant rain continuing to lash Millennium City since Tuesday morning, several lowlying areas were under kneedeep water on Wednesday. More than 50 localities like Badambadi, Roxy Lane, Pithapur, Rajabagicha, Jhanjir …
  • INOX Leisure Ltd commences operations of new multiplex at Cuttack 16 Jun 2018 09:28 INOX Leisure Ltd has commenced the Commercial Operations of a Multiplex Cinema Theatre taken on Lease basis, located at INOX Leisure Limited, SGBL Square, Town Hall Road, Chowdhury Bazar, Cuttack - 753 009 with effect from today, i.e. Saturday, 16th June, …
  • Pradhan inaugurates 2 CNG stations in Cuttack 10 Jun 2018 01:41 [India], June 10 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated two Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations in Cuttack district of Odisha on Saturday. Pradhan said, "The CNG stations, located at CDA Sector 1 and …
  • Top Cuttack copsays his UK visa stolen, case filed 04 Jun 2018 23:54 Meanwhile, the police registered a case and initiated an investigation. New Delhi: An additional commissioner of police (ACP) from Cuttack in Odisha filed a complaint at the IGI (Indira Gandhi International) Airport about the alleged theft of his visa for …
  • Odisha Congress protests fuel price hike, blocks traffic in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack 04 Jun 2018 06:21 By: PTI | Bhubaneswar | Updated: June 4, 2018 11:31:51 am Auto-rickshaws were also off the roads, while people avoided taking out their own vehicles and some two-wheelers were seen plying the streets. Vehicular traffic came to a halt in Bhubaneswar and …
  • After burst of fame by meeting PM Modi, Cuttack tea-seller back on hunt for funds 02 Jun 2018 23:39 Devarapalli Prakash Rao at his tea stall in Cuttack. Devarapalli Prakash Rao, who runs a small tea stall in Buxi Bazar area of Cuttack, shot to national fame over the weekend of May 26-27. Invited by the Prime Minister’s Office, he met Narendra Modi on the …
  • People touch my feet now: Life of Cuttack tea seller changed after PM's Mann ki baat 30 May 2018 17:41 Cuttack: "People are touching my feet now," says D Prakash Rao, a Cuttack-based tea seller, after he was lauded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the 44th edition of 'Mann Ki Baat' over the weekend. Starting at the mere age of 6, Rao …
  • PM Modi praises Cuttack’s tea seller for teaching in slums 27 May 2018 20:13 Modi acknowledged tea seller D Prakash Rao while speaking about the significance of tea shop. BHUBANESWAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed a tea seller from Cuttack in his popular radio show Mann Ki Baat. Mr Modi acknowledged tea seller D …
  • PM Narendra Modi praises Cuttack tea seller for educating slum kids 27 May 2018 18:21 BHUBANESWAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today showered praises on D Prakash Rao, a tea seller from Cuttack, for his noble deed of educating poor slum kids of his locality. Modi narrated Rao's story while addressing the nation during his monthly radio …
  • PM Modi in Cuttack: ‘Govt moving on correct path, fight against corruption sent shivers down spines of opponents' 27 May 2018 02:59 PM Modi in Cuttack Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday claimed that his government was moving on the correct path, adding the people have put their seal of approval on it.  Addressing  a public rally at the Bali Yatra ground in Cuttack on the fourth …
  • PM Modi in Cuttack LIVE: 'My govt is guided by janmat, not janpath' 26 May 2018 12:42 PM Modi addresses rally in Cuttack Prime Minister Narendra Modi is presently addressing a rally in Odisha's Cuttack. The prime minister is giving details of the work done by his government in last four years. The Narendra Modi government completes 4 …
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address public rally in Cuttack 25 May 2018 17:21 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing a public rally in Cuttack in Odisha to mark the fourth year of his government. The PM is expected to highlight his government’s achievements. The choice of Cuttack in coastal Odisha for the rally is also …
  • Vodafone India opens store in Cuttack 21 May 2018 19:04 Vodafone India has launched a store in Madhupatna, Cuttack (Odisha). Based in Link Road Square, Madhupatna in Cuttack, Vodafone's new store provides customers with various services through special designated zones such as 4G Zone to discover and …
  • Odisha: PM Modi to read report card at Cuttack 21 May 2018 01:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give the report card of his Government’s achievements at a public meeting in Cuttack on May 26 to mark the completion of four years of the BJP led Government at the Centre. Besides, a …
  • On 4th anniversary, PM Narendra Modi to address public meeting in Cuttack 19 May 2018 11:13 BHUBANESWAR: Marking the completion of four years of his government at the Centre on May 26, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public meeting in Cuttack. Disclosing this here on Saturday, BJP general secretary Odisha in-charge Arun Singh said, …
  • Odisha: Labourer stuck 30-feet inside water pipe in Cuttack rescued after six hours 17 May 2018 10:45 Written by Sampad Patnaik | Bhubaneswar | Published: May 17, 2018 4:12:18 pm The accident has revived questions about unsafe conditions for workers employed in construction and maintenance of public infrastructure in Odisha. (Express photo) A labourer was …
  • Cuttack's Sharma Publications opts for Heidelberg SX 74 and Suprasetter A106 09 May 2018 08:36 The machine has been installed at its shopfloor in Cuttack in February 2018. Debi Prasad Sharma, managing director, Sharma Publications said, “We opted for Heidelberg machines as it is a credible brand and we liked the quality and precision of print …
  • Odisha: Hospital declares six-year-old rape victim from Cuttack dead 29 Apr 2018 14:37 Written by Sampad Patnaik | Bhubaneswar | Published: April 29, 2018 8:02:31 pm The girl’s health status had taken a turn for the worse, since Saturday. The six-year-old girl, who was raped, strangulated, and abandoned to die by her 25-year-old neighbour in …
  • Odisha: Skill centre for filigree artisans at Cuttack soon 28 Apr 2018 01:34 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:The Silver City of Cuttack will soon have a Skill-cum-Common Facility Centre for filigree craftsmen. The state-of-the-art training facility will be set up by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Gems and …
  • Cuttack's waste disposal runs into legal hurdles 08 Apr 2018 01:36 CUTTACK: The  Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) landed in trouble after a Hyderabad-based Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited stopped garbage collection and disposal work from April 1.The corporation had roped in Ramky for a period of five years and the …
  • Monkey snatches 16-day-old infant in Cuttack village 01 Apr 2018 04:10
  • Miscreants loot Rs 27 lakh from company staff in Cuttack 01 Apr 2018 02:34 CUTTACK: IN a broad daylight robbery, unidentified miscreants attacked the staff of a private construction company with a knife and looted Rs 27 lakh from him outside Jagatpur branch of Allahabad Bank on Saturday. The victim, Nalini Tripathy (38), an …
  • Parking lots up for auction in Cuttack 25 Mar 2018 18:58 Cuttack: The municipal corporation has put 30 paid parking areas across the city up for auction with a reserved price of Rs 24.96 lakh for the upcoming 2018-19 fiscal. Municipal commissioner Bikash Ranjan Mohapatra said tenders had been invited for …
  • Land hurdle cleared for Cuttack gate plan 23 Mar 2018 20:23 Work in progress on the third pillar of the millennium city gate. Picture by Badrika Nath Das Cuttack: The state government has cleared the land within the boundary wall of the Shailabala Women's College for the construction of the third pillar of the …
  • Cuttack boy tops GATE, eyes IIT-Kharagpur stint 18 Mar 2018 17:39 BHUBANESWAR: Jyotiranjan Barik, a fourth-year student of agricultural engineering at the Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT), topped the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2018. He scored 959 out of 1,000 marks. "This was …
  • Odisha: President Ram Nath Kovind dedicates Biju Patnaik Museum and Learning Centre in Cuttack to nation 17 Mar 2018 12:51 CUTTACK: President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, today dedicated the Anand Bhavan Museum and Learning Centre, a memorial to the late chief minister Biju Patnaik, to the people of the nation. Kovind, who is on his first visit to Odisha as President, …
  • Cuttack: Raid on morrum smugglers in sukinda range 16 Mar 2018 01:09 BHUBANESWAR: A joint forest raid was conducted by Vigilance Forest Wing, Cuttack and local forest staff of Dalijoda and Sukinda range after being tipped off about illegal excavation and transportation of morrum and black granite from a proposed reserve …
  • Minister reviews preparations ahead of Prez’s Cuttack visit 15 Mar 2018 01:07 Geeta Mehta, sister of Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik, inspecting Anand Bhawan Museum in Cuttack on Wednesday | Express CUTTACK: Culture Minister Ashok Chandra Panda on Wednesday reviewed preparations ahead of President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to the city …
  • Civic wards and quotas unchanged in Cuttack 14 Mar 2018 19:29 Cuttack: The municipal council has decided that there would be no delimitation of wards and change in reservation status of seats by the corporation for the 2019 civic polls. The State Election Commission had desired that the government should complete the …
  • Cuttack court remands Sushant Dhalasamant, Ranjita Biswal in police custody 14 Mar 2018 10:35 For representational purposes CUTTACK: A Cuttack court has granted police the custody of Sushant Dhalasamant and suspended BJD corporator Ranjita Biswal for questioning them together in connection with last month's firing incident at Subhadrapur here. …
  • Cuttack's water boost 27 Feb 2018 19:10 Cuttack: Work on the project to supply 143 million litres of water per day (MLD) to the city has begun with the construction of intake well and pipeline to draw water from the Mahanadi. At present, 102.29 million litres of potable water is being supplied …
  • Wait before tax whip on Cuttack defaulters 24 Feb 2018 19:35 Cuttack: The civic body's Special Certificate Court has decided to adopt a wait-and-watch policy before cracking the legal whip on defaulters in payment of taxes, rents and licence fees. The civic administration formed the court to deal with defaulters …
  • Cuttack set to cross tax target 24 Feb 2018 12:16 Cuttack: The civic body expects to surpass the target set for property tax in the city for the current fiscal. Officials said the Cuttack Municipal Corporation had set a target of Rs 18 crore towards holding tax collection in 2017-18. It has recovered over …
  • Jaundice spreads in Cuttack 17 Feb 2018 19:40 Cuttack: The public health engineering organisation (Pheo) collected samples of water from areas that have reported cases of jaundice after the water-borne disease spread to three more localities here. All three localities - Behera Sahi, Routasahi and …
  • Jaundice returns to Cuttack 17 Feb 2018 08:41 Cuttack: Jaundice has returned to haunt the city again with reports of fresh cases of people suffering from the disease pouring in from five wards. Cuttack Municipal Corporation's health officer Manoranjan Samantaray on Friday admitted that 40 persons …
  • Odisha: CBI raids I-T officer residence in Cuttack 13 Feb 2018 10:41 [India], Feb.13 (ANI): A team of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials on Tuesday raided the residence of Income Tax Officer Niranjan Behera in Odisha's Cuttack city. The CBI officials have arrested Behera after he was caught red-handed while …
  • Breaking News Feb 13: CBI conducting raids at Income Tax officer's residence in Cuttack 13 Feb 2018 07:12 Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 12:42 pm: Mani Shankar Aiyar should stop giving such …
  • Campaign for clean markets in Cuttack 10 Feb 2018 19:22 Cuttack: The civic body has started an identification process for major markets in order to declare those as Swachh Bazar if they conformed to certain parameters. Municipal commissioner Bikash Ranjan Mohapatra said on Saturday that preparatory meetings had …
  • Major fire breaks out in shop in Odisha's Cuttack 04 Feb 2018 10:12 CUTTACK/BHUBANESWAR: A major fire broke out in a shopping mall at Badambadi in Cuttack destroying garments and properties worth lakhs of rupees on Sunday. No casualties were reported in the incident. The staff and customers present at the garment …
  • Protest hits Cuttack 29 Jan 2018 19:43 Cuttack: Fed-up with months of waterlogging and alleged civic inaction, residents of Sidheswar Sahi lost their cool on Monday. They took to the streets and blocked roads in protest. The protesters set tyres on fire and disrupted traffic on the busy …
  • Women's football in Cuttack 25 Jan 2018 20:00 Cuttack: The Football Association of Odisha will host the 23rd senior women's National Football Championship in the city from January 28 to February 14. Association advisor Ashirbad Behera on Thursday said the All India Football Federation had allotted …
  • Raid exposes fire safety lapses in Cuttack malls 21 Jan 2018 04:28 BHUBANESWAR: After the raids on Bhubaneswar malls, Odisha Fire Services department on Saturday conducted surprise inspection at 12 hotels and shopping malls, in Cuttack. The raids revealed serious violations by the owners of the establishments.“During the …
  • PIL hurdle for Cuttack solid waste project 14 Jan 2018 19:07 Cuttack: The implementation of civic body's integrated solid waste management project-2016 has run into rough weather again. A councillor has challenged in Orissa High Court the finalisation of tender with Delhi-based Metro Waste Handling Private …
  • New cattle shelter in Cuttack in works 12 Jan 2018 19:20 Cuttack: The municipal corporation has decided to construct a new shelter for stray cattle in the city and expand the existing ones. At present, there are two shelters for stray bulls, cows and buffaloes, which move through the city roads, holding up the …
  • Kite flying bar on Cuttack rooftops 11 Jan 2018 20:20 Cuttack: The district administration on Thursday imposed restrictions on kite flying at places of public gathering and rooftops in the city, while permitting the practice in open places identified for the purpose. The administration approved the use of …
  • BJP versus police clash in Cuttack 11 Jan 2018 20:20 Cuttack: A brief clash ensued between BJP workers and police near Saheed Bhavan here when the mob attempted to break barricades to surround the municipal corporation headquarters on Thursday during their protest against "civic inertia". Members …
  • Joy of dance in Cuttack 03 Jan 2018 20:49 The Kuchipudi duet performance at Cuttack Mahotsav at Sarala Bhavan. Picture by Badrika Nath Das Cuttack: A dance and music started festival, organised by Utkal Yuva Sanskrutik Sangh (UYSS) in association with the district administration, started here on …
  • 17-year-old girl dies of TB in Cuttack 31 Dec 2017 22:00 Cuttack, December 31 A 17-year-old girl, who had become critical allegedly after taking expiry medicines for tuberculosis (TB), died today while undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital here, hospital sources said.  The girl, a  native of …
  • Cuttack roads to get LEDs by March 30 Dec 2017 20:53 Cuttack: Energy efficient LED bulbs will light up city streets instead of conventional bulbs come March after chief minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the LED street light project at Markatnagar on Saturday. "We have started off with the installation …
  • Spurious ghee unit busted in Cuttack 27 Dec 2017 19:48 Cuttack: Police on Wednesday busted a spurious ghee manufacturing unit following a raid at Professorpada. The police arrested Subash Behera, who was running the unit manufacturing fake ghee and releasing then under labels of popular brands such Omfed, …
  • Machine to sweep Cuttack roads 24 Dec 2017 19:04 Cuttack: The municipal corporation is set to implement mechanised sweeping of all the main roads in the city. Mechanised sweeping involves using machines fitted with water sprinklers and brushes to collect dirt, sand, pebbles and leaves. "The process …
  • Cuttack police bust spurious 24 Dec 2017 19:04 Cuttack: Police on Saturday busted a fake zarda (chewing tobacco) manufacturing unit following raids at Nima Sahi. The cops arrested Bijay Kumar Jajodia, 45, who ran the unit manufacturing the fake zarda of a popular brand. Deputy commissioner of police, …
  • India beat Sri Lanka by 93 runs in Cuttack, take 1-0 lead in T20I series 20 Dec 2017 17:37 India vs Sri Lanka, Live 1st T20I score: KL Rahul scored a half-century. (Source: PTI) There was no first match shockers this time. Considering the circumstances that both teams are in right now, it would be a surprise if Sri Lanka beat India in any format …
  • India vs Sri Lanka Live Cricket Score 1st T20I: Rahul on the charge in Cuttack 20 Dec 2017 14:24 India vs Sri Lanka, Live 1st T20I score: The first T20I between India and Sri Lanka will be played at Cuttack. India take on Sri Lanka in Cuttack for the first T20I out of three to be played before the end of the year on Wednesday. Sri Lanka have enjoyed …
  • Split voting helped BJP improve its tally in Odisha 25 May 2019 09:13 Bhubaneswar, May 25 (IANS) In a clear departure from voting preferences in previous elections, Odisha has witnessed a split voting this time while selecting their representatives for Lok Sabha and the state Assembly. The split mandate helped the Bharatiya …
  • Regional representation, berths to allies likely in new BJP govt 25 May 2019 06:06 NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new Council of Ministers is likely to have new faces from states such as West Bengal and Karnataka as well as appropriate representation from the NDA partners despite BJP having a clear majority. Party …
  • RSS men who turned it around 24 May 2019 20:58 From Maharashtra to Odisha, these Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh spinmeisters have helped the BJP win big █ Sunil Deodhar Sunil Deodhar is an ardent RSS swayamsevak from Maharashtra. Starting his career as a schoolteacher, he later joined the BJP. He is the …
  • BJP improves showing in Odisha LS polls, wins 5 seats 24 May 2019 13:20 Image Source : PTI Representational Image The BJP has improved its Lok Sabha performance in Odisha by winning five seats and remaining ahead in two out of the 21 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state. This is a great shift from 2014 when the saffron party …
  • Odisha: Its Naveen for fifth consecutive time 24 May 2019 09:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik is on his way to form government in Odisha for fifth consecutive time, trends of counting for the Assembly polls suggest. While BJD is leading in 113 seats, the BJP which is …
  • Saffron surge breaches Mamata Banerjee bastion 24 May 2019 07:50 West Bengal couldn't be immune to the saffron surge. Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): May 24, 2019 11:30am Mamata Banerjee-ruled West Bengal could not remain immune to the …
  • Naveen Patnaik is invincible, to be Chief Minister for 5th time 23 May 2019 21:44 Bhubaneshwar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday once again proved his invincibility and withstood a spirited and high-pitched battle waged against him by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah to unseat him from power. As …
  • BJP set to improve its performance in Odisha 23 May 2019 20:33 Bhubaneswar, May 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to improve its Lok Sabha performance by penetrating into the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) bastion in Odisha. The BJP appeared to achieve major gains in the Lok Sabha polls with its candidates …
  • Naveen Patnaik leads Biju Janata Dal back to power in Odisha 23 May 2019 19:16 BHUBANESWAR: One of India’s most successful chief ministers, Naveen Patnaik, has led the Biju Janata Dal back to power in Odisha for a fifth consecutive term, defying anti-incumbency and bucking the “Modi wave” once again. Odisha, which is never known to …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • BJD takes huge lead in Assembly, Lok Sabha 23 May 2019 16:40 Bhubaneswar: The ruling Biju Janata Dal in Odisha has taken a massive lead in Assembly constituencies while it is dominating in Lok Sabha seats from the state. Out of 146 Assembly seats, the BJD was leading in 115 while BJP in 21 and Congress in 8. Others …
  • Live: Modi dedicates victory to people of the country 23 May 2019 16:10 Modi, Sonia win with strong margins, while Rahul Gandhi loses Amethi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 7:50pm …
  • India elections 2019 live: Rahul Gandhi... 23 May 2019 12:38 Modi extends lead to over 4,36,000 votes in Varanasi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 4.21pm Rahul Gandhi …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India elections 2019 results live: BJP leads in 300 seats 23 May 2019 10:48 Rahul Gandhi trailing by over 15,000 votes against Smriti Irani in Amethi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 2: …
  • Indian elections live: BJP leads in 300 seats,... 23 May 2019 09:23 Coalition led by PM Modi's alliance expected to win second term. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 349 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 1:15pm …
  • 2019 Odisha Assembly Election results LIVE: BJD on course of majority? 23 May 2019 02:50 The Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha took place simultaneously in four phases on April 11, 18, 23 and 29. Mumbai: The counting of votes has begun. The Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha took place simultaneously in four phases on April 11 …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Odisha sweats in heat, humidity 20 May 2019 06:38 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Intense heat continued to make life miserable for residents of the State Capital which recorded 39.7 degree Celsius and 71 per cent humidity on Sunday. The neighbouring Cuttack also sizzled at 39.4 degree C and 68 per …
  • EVMs shifted to safety, says Odisha Chief Electoral Officer ahead of cyclone 03 May 2019 05:33 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) of Mohana and Parlakhemundi Assembly constituencies for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections have been shifted from MR Boys High School to the new EVM godown at the collectorate of …
  • Dharmendra Pradhan counters Naveen over ‘election tourism’ jibe 25 Apr 2019 04:55 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: With the race for power escalating into a slugfest in recent weeks over the performance of BJD in the State and BJP at the Centre, the two principal rival political parties once again accused each other of stalling the …
  • Odisha records 61% polling in third phase 23 Apr 2019 13:43 Bhubaneshwar, April 23 (IANS) Odisha recorded 61 per cent voter turnout till 5 pm in the third phase of polling on Tuesday, said Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Surendra Kumar. He said the polling percentage would increase as voting was still on at several …
  • Voting begins for third phase LS polls in Odisha 23 Apr 2019 03:14 Bhubaneswar, April 23 (IANS) The third phase elections for the six Lok Sabha and 42 Assembly constituencies in Odisha commenced on Tuesday. Voting began at 7 a.m. and it will continue till 6 p.m.. In the Maoists affected areas, polling will end at 4 p.m., …
  • Lok Sabha polls: Six polling officers suspended for dereliction of duty in Odisha 20 Apr 2019 07:40 [India], Apr 20 (ANI): The Bargarh District Collector on Friday suspended six polling officers, including three presiding officers and three sector officers, for dereliction of duty. As the second phase of general elections was held in Odisha on April 18, …
  • Six polling officers suspended for dereliction of duty in Odisha 20 Apr 2019 07:31 Following the reports of EVM glitches by the voters an inquiry was conducted. Bhuwaneshwar: The Bargarh District Collector on Friday suspended six polling officers, including three presiding officers and three sector officers, for dereliction of duty. As …
  • Odisha records 72% polling in second phase 19 Apr 2019 13:19 Bhubaneswar, April 19 (IANS) The just concluded second phase of the Lok Sabha elections in Odisha recorded a 72 per cent voter turnout, an official said on Friday. Elections were held on Thursday for the Bargarh, Sundargarh, Bolangir, Kandhamal and Aska …
  • First time voter in 1951, centenarian in 2019 19 Apr 2019 06:23 Express News Service BARGARH: Centenarian Ramji Sahu, who cast his maiden vote in the country’s first General Elections, held in 1951, did it again on Thursday. The 107-year-old retired teacher of Sankarshan Upper Primary School, which he had joined in …
  • Indian elections: Millions... 19 Apr 2019 03:24 The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections started on April 11 and would conclude on May 19. Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise …
  • Brisk voting marks Ph-II; Bengal, UP see 2014-like turnouts 19 Apr 2019 01:59 NEW DELHI: Voter enthusiasm appeared slightly lower according to initial estimates in the second phase of the general election at around 66%, compared with 69.6% in 2014. But Election Commission officials said the numbers could go up after the final …
  • 2019 Assembly Polls Highlights: By-Elections In 18 Seats In Tamil Nadu; Phase 2 Of 4 In Odisha 18 Apr 2019 18:32 2019 Assembly Elections: Simultaneous Assembly polls, bypolls in Odisha and Tamil Nadu today Chennai/Bhubaneswar: Phase two of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections began at 7 am today, and 95 parliamentary constituencies are voting across 11 states and 1 union …
  • 64% polling recorded in second phase in Odisha 18 Apr 2019 15:28 Bhubaneswar, April 18 (IANS) The second phase of polling in five Lok Sabha and 35 Assembly constituencies in Odisha recorded 64 per cent voter turnout on Thursday, said state’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Surendra Kumar. “Voting by nearly 64 per cent of …
  • Elections 2019: 66% Voting In Phase 2, Faulty EVMs Reported In Many States - 10 Points 18 Apr 2019 15:22 Election 2019 Phase 2: Voting is on in 95 Lok Sabha seats across 11 states. New Delhi:  Sporadic clashes in Bengal and Tripura today marred the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections, in which 66 per cent polling took place. In both places, candidates …
  • LS polls, Phase 2: K'taka voter comes to polling booth in an ambulance 18 Apr 2019 12:53 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • Indian elections: Millions cast their votes in... 18 Apr 2019 12:24 The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections started on April 11 and would conclude on May 19. Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise …
  • Indian elections: Millions cast their votes in phase 2 18 Apr 2019 12:13 The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections started on April 11 and would conclude on May 19. Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha Elections: 95 Seats Vote Today, All Of Tamil Nadu, Half Of Karnataka - 5-Point Guide 18 Apr 2019 07:10 State Voting Constituencies Tamil Nadu 38/39 Arakkonam, Arani, Chennai Central, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chidambaram, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Dindigul, Erode, Kallakurichi, Kancheepuram, Kanniyakumari, Karur, Krishnagiri, Madurai, …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Hope Centre gives J&K an elected govt which is its right: Omar 18 Apr 2019 07:04 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: 'I developed Mathura, BSP-SP busy fighting,' says Hema 18 Apr 2019 05:55 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Elections 2019: Faulty EVMs Reported In Many States, Big Stakes In Tamil Nadu - 10 Points 18 Apr 2019 05:26 Election 2019 Phase 2: Voting is on in 95 Lok Sabha seats across 11 states. New Delhi:  Millions across India queued up this morning to vote in the second phase of the gigantic Lok Sabha elections. The round was preceded by multiple raids involving huge …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Dynasty, regional politics never hindered country: Kumaraswamy 18 Apr 2019 04:50 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • 2019 Assembly Polls LIVE Updates: By-Elections In 18 Seats In Tamil Nadu; Phase 2 Of 4 In Odisha 18 Apr 2019 04:35 2019 Assembly Elections: Simultaneous Assembly polls, bypolls in Odisha and Tamil Nadu today Chennai/Bhubaneswar: Phase two of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections began at 7 am today, and 95 parliamentary constituencies are voting across 11 states and 1 union …
  • LIVE | LS polls, Phase 2: 'BJP has taken over AIADMK,' says Kanimozhi 18 Apr 2019 04:08 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Lok Sabha 2019: Phase II voting today 18 Apr 2019 03:45 Polling for 35 legislative assembly seats in Odisha to be held simultaneously Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, April 17: The second phase of Lok Sabha elections 2019 will be held today with a total of 95 parliamentary constituencies spread across 11 states and …
  • Elections 2019: Voting In Phase 2 In Shadow of Raids, Big Test In Tamil Nadu: 10 Points 18 Apr 2019 03:43 Election 2019 Phase 2: Voting is on in 95 Lok Sabha seats across 11 states. New Delhi:  The second phase of the gigantic Lok Sabha elections began today under the shadow of multiple raids involving what the authorities say is a cash-for-votes scam in Tamil …
  • Phase II polling for LS, Assembly begins in Odisha 18 Apr 2019 03:39 Bhubaneswar, April 18 (IANS) The second phase of elections commenced in Odisha for five Lok Sabha and 35 Assembly seats on Thursday. Voting has commenced from 7 a.m. and it will continue till 6 p.m. in the state. In the Maoists-affected areas, the poll …
  • LIVE | Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2: EVM glitches reported at booths in WB, Assam 18 Apr 2019 02:47 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2 LIVE: Big fight in Karnataka as 95 seats go to polls today 18 Apr 2019 02:07 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Elections 2019: Voting Begins In 95 Seats Across 11 States In Second Phase - 10 Points 18 Apr 2019 02:02 Lok Sabha elections 2019: India is voting in the second phase of elections today. New Delhi:  The second phase of the gigantic Lok Sabha elections began today under the shadow of multiple raids involving what the authorities say is a cash-for-votes scam in …
  • Odisha: Maoists kill polling official, torch vehicles ahead of 2nd phase of LS polls 18 Apr 2019 01:38 [India], Apr 18 (ANI): A polling official was shot dead by Maoists on Wednesday near Barla village under Gochhapada police station limits in Maoist-affected Kandhamal district ahead of the second phase of ongoing polls in the state. The deceased polling …
  • Odisha Votes In Second Phase Of Assembly Polls Today: 10 Points 18 Apr 2019 00:11 Elections 2019: Around 76.93 lakh voters will vote for 279 candidates in Odisha (File) New Delhi:  The electoral fate of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik will be decided today as Odisha will cast votes to elect representatives to 35 assembly …
  • Elections 2019: 95 Seats Across 11 States To Vote Today In Second Phase-10 Points 18 Apr 2019 00:11 Lok Sabha elections 2019: India will vote in the second phase of elections today. New Delhi:  The second phase of the gigantic Lok Sabha elections will begin today under the shadow of multiple raids involving what the authorities say is a cash-for-votes …
  • 1,600 candidates, 11 states, 1 UT: Stage set for 2nd phase of LS polls 17 Apr 2019 18:34 NEW DELHI: Union ministers Jitendra Singh, Jual Oram, Sadananda Gowda and Pon Radhakrishnan, former prime minister H D Deve Gowda and DMK's Dayanidhi Maran, A Raja and Kanimozhi are among the 1,600-odd candidates in the fray in the second phase of Lok …
  • Odisha gears up for second phase of Lok Sabha, assembly polls 17 Apr 2019 10:17 Preparations for 2nd phase of polls have reached the final stage and necessary steps are taken to ensure free, fair and peaceful voting Bhubaneswar: Over 76.93 lakh voters will on Thursday decide the fate of 279 candidates, including Chief Minister Naveen …
  • Stage set for second phase polls in Odisha 17 Apr 2019 07:51 Bhubaneswar, April 17 (IANS) The stage is set for the second phase of polling for five Lok Sabha and 35 Assembly seats in Odisha on Thursday. A total of 76.93 lakh voters are eligible to cast their franchise for Bargarh, Sundargarh, Bolangir, Kandhamal and …
  • Phase 2 to decide fate of  bigwigs, including Naveen Patnaik 17 Apr 2019 06:44 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The fate of several heavyweight leaders including Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will be decided in the second phase polls scheduled on April 18, campaigning for which came to an end on Tuesday. Bargarh, Sundargarh, …
  • BJD slams Centre’s ‘neglect’ 16 Apr 2019 21:26 Naveen Patnaik on Monday accused the Centre of having no sympathy towards the farmers of Odisha. BHUBANESWAR: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday accused the Centre of having no sympathy towards the farmers of Odisha …
  • 84 candidates declare criminal cases in Odisha: ADR 16 Apr 2019 10:51 Bhubaneswar, April 16 (IANS) As Odisha gears up for the second phase of the Assembly elections scheduled for Thursday, 84 candidates have declared criminal cases against themselves, including 68 with serious criminal cases, according to Odisha Election …
  • Phase 2: All you want to know about the 97 seats 16 Apr 2019 06:54 In the second phase of the Lok Sabha election on April 18, 97 seats, spread across 13 states and one Union Territory, will go to the polls. Aslam Hunani/Rediff.com tells us more. IMAGE: A CRPF personnel carries an elderly woman to a polling station in …
  • Will continue KALIA no matter what: CM Naveen Patnaik 16 Apr 2019 05:25 By Express News Service BARGARH/BALANGIR: With barely two days to go for the second phase polls on April 18, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday campaigned for BJD candidates in Bargarh and Balangir Parliamentary constituencies. Naveen held two …
  • Across Odisha, a battle rages over govt schemes: It’s state vs central 15 Apr 2019 11:38 In towns and villages, Patnaik and the BJD’s conch is engaged in a fierce fight with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP’s lotus. (Source: PTI Photo/File) It’s 7 pm, darkness has settled over Bahalpadar village. And Raju Tandi, a farmer, is a …
  • BJP lines up Modi, Shah, Yogi for campaign in Odisha 14 Apr 2019 11:13 Bhubaneswar, April 14 (IANS) With the campaign for Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha picking up, central leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are descending on the state to woo the voters in favour of their party candidates. Odisha is one …
  • Campaign for 2nd phase gains momentum in Odisha 13 Apr 2019 12:19 Bhubaneswar, April 13 (IANS) After voting in the first phase of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, the campaigning for the second phase has gained momentum in Odisha with political parties holding rallies and road shows. Aska, Bargarh, Bolangir, …
  • Odisha Assembly polls: BJD, BJP direct fight for Bargarh seat 11 Apr 2019 05:42 Express News Service BARGARH: A direct fight between BJD and BJP is on the cards in Bargarh Assembly seat.With Congress fielding a relatively weak candidate for the seat, sitting MLA and BJD candidate Debesh Acharya will lock horns with BJP’s Ashwini Kumar …
  • Patnaik releases BJD's manifesto, claims all promises fulfilled 09 Apr 2019 17:11 Claiming that BJD has fulfilled promises it made to people in 2014, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Tuesday released his party's poll manifesto with emphasis on the socio-economic development of farmers, women and youths. The regional party (BJD) …
  • Shah ridicules Naveen, promises model Odisha 08 Apr 2019 05:30 By Express News Service BARGARH/BERHAMPUR: Launching a scathing attack on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, BJP National president Amit Shah on Sunday appealed people to elect a leader who can speak Odia.   Addressing BJP’s Vijay Sankalp Yatra in Bargarh …
  • Naveen is now tired, Odisha needs BJP: Shah 07 Apr 2019 15:32 Bhubaneswar, April 7 (IANS) BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said Odisha needs a change as Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik looks “tired” and seems to lacks the will to develop the state. He called upon the people to give a chance to his Bharatiya Janata …
  • People will reject both BJD, Cong in LS, Assembly polls: Modi 06 Apr 2019 06:48 Modi's Saturday rallies will follow BJP president Amit Shah's visit to the state on Sunday. Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the people of Odisha will defeat both the ruling BJD and the opposition Congress in the Lok Sabha …
  • IRCTC Summer Special Trains 2019: Indian Railways’ full list of trains 01 Apr 2019 13:22   IRCTC rolls out Summer Special Trains to curb holiday rush. (File) IRCTC Summer Special Trains List 2019: The Indian Railways is gearing up to roll out Summer Special Trains to make hassle-free trip for travellers and clear the extra rush during the …
  • Naveen Patnaik banks on women to best anti-incumbency 30 Mar 2019 19:57 With many of the ruling Biju Janata Dal’s sitting legislators and Members of Parliament facing anti-incumbency, Odisha Chief Minister and party president Naveen Patnaik has adopted new tactics to win the ensuing simultaneous parliamentary and Assembly …
  • Suresh attacks CM for neglecting W Odisha 29 Mar 2019 04:47 Express News Service JHARSUGUDA:  The BJP national secretary and Bargarh Lok Sabha candidate Suresh Pujari has accused Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of neglecting Western Odisha and trying to compensate it with his political rhetoric. Addressing …
  • Odisha: Pradhan questions Patnaik on coal block allotment case 28 Mar 2019 18:55 [India], Mar 28 (ANI): Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday sought answers from Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over a coal block allocation which took place in 1998. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has …
  • Western Odisha BJP leader joins the BJD 27 Mar 2019 12:19 BHUBANESWAR: Miffed with being denied the Bargarh Lok Sabha ticket, BJP leader and former national convenor of the Bajrang Dal, Subhash Chauhan, joined the Biju Janata Dal on Wednesday. The long-time RSS pracharak from Western Odisha was hoping to contest …
  • Western Odisha BJP leader Subhash Chauhan joins BJD 27 Mar 2019 12:11 BHUBANESWAR: Miffed with being denied the Bargarh Lok Sabha ticket, BJP leader and former national convenor of the Bajrang Dal, Subhash Chauhan, joined the Biju Janata Dal on Wednesday. The long-time RSS pracharak from Western Odisha was hoping to contest …
  • Former BJP leader Subash Chauhan joins BJD 27 Mar 2019 11:15 Bhubaneswar, March 27 (IANS) Senior BJP leader Subash Chauhan, who quit the saffron party on Tuesday after being denied a party ticket, joined Odisha’s ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Wednesday. Chauhan ended his 30-year association with the Bharatiya …
  • Senior BJP leader Subas Chauhan joins BJD, targets Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan 27 Mar 2019 11:15 By Express News Service BHUBANESHWAR: A day after severing ties with the BJP, senior leader from Bargarh Subas Chauhan on Wednesday joined the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) with a vow to avenge the injustice done to him and break the monopoly of a few who think …
  • Sangh cadres miffed over BJP ticket selection 27 Mar 2019 05:55 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: From euphoria to turmoil, it has taken the State BJP only around a week to take a tumble. Battling open revolt and serious dissidence over candidate selection, the party has now drawn the anger of the members of its …
  • Odisha: Police ASI among two arrested in Bargarh rape case 11 Feb 2019 20:02 By PTI SAMBALPUR: A police official and a 22-year-old man were arrested on Monday for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl in Odisha's Bargarh district, police said. Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) in Sohela Banmali Kuanr and a youth -- Kaibalya alias …
  • Ethanol plant in Bargarh to take off soon: Dharmendra Pradhan 10 Jun 2018 16:25 SAMBALPUR (ODISHA): Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that work for the Rs 1,000 crore ethanol plant in Bargarh is likely to take off soon. The Union minister for petroleum and natural gas said that the project was delayed as the state …
  • Opposition members question House panel report on Bargarh farmer’s suicide 24 Apr 2018 01:43 BHUBANESWAR: The suicide of Hadu Bagarti, the Bargarh farmer who took the extreme step in February last year over crop loss, returned to haunt the State Government on Monday with the Opposition Congress questioning the status of the inquiry into the case …
  • Breaking News March 25: 5 killed, 4 injured in collision between van, truck near Odisha's Bargarh 25 Mar 2018 05:17 IndiaTV Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page:   10:42 am: As soon as we were informed about the …
  • Poor highway work angers Bargarh 19 Mar 2018 20:13 Sambalpur: Citizens of Bargarh district have formed a platform to intensify their agitation against the alleged substandard construction of Sambalpur-Bargarh highway. The Highway Users' Forum held a meeting in Bargarh and has decided to agitate in …
  • Ancient tools, weapons unearthed in Odisha’s Bargarh district 23 Feb 2018 08:13 By: PTI | Sambalpur (odisha) | Updated: February 23, 2018 12:34 pm “This discovery will help us in understanding migration and subsequent colonisation by human beings in this part of India,” Behera told PTI. The recent archaeological excavations carried …
  • Kansa back in Bargarh 23 Dec 2017 19:57 Sambalpur: The famous Dhanu yatra festival, touted as the largest open-air theatre in the world, began in the west Odisha town of Bargarh on Saturday. During the festival, the small district headquarters town of Bargarh is transformed into Mathura. The …
  • Stage set for Bargarh Dhanu Yatra today 23 Dec 2017 03:29 Raj Durbar (king’s court) being set up at Hatpada in Bargarh | Express  BARGARH : Stage is all set for the 11-day open air theatre Dhanu Yatra scheduled to begin from Saturday here. Kansa, who is the central character of the Yatra, will hold his Raj Durbar …
  • 12th farmer ends life in Bargarh in 50 days 16 Dec 2017 02:52 BARGARH: Another farmer from the district ended his life by consuming pesticide due to crop loss after pest attack on Friday. With the death of the farmer, the number of farmer suicide cases in the district rose to 12 in the last 50 days. The deceased …
  • Pradhan seeks CM intervention for ethanol plant at Bargarh 02 Dec 2017 02:46 BHUBANESWAR: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan has sought the assistance of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for setting up the 2G Ethanol Plant in Bargarh. In a letter to the Chief Minister, Pradhan said the plant will be set up …
  • Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan writes to CM Odisha for assistance for 2G Ethanol Plant in Bargarh. 01 Dec 2017 17:29
  • Kansa rule in Bargarh from Dec. 23 29 Nov 2017 18:59 Bhubaneswar Pradhan. Telegraph picture Bhubaneswar: Stage has been set for Bargarh's famous Dhanu Yatra, an 11-day festival that revolves round the story of demon king Kansa, with a jury picking up veteran Bhubaneswar Pradhan to essay the role of the …
  • Gadkari urged to declare Odisha's Bargarh-Basna road as national highway 09 Nov 2017 06:22
  • Odisha government orders probe as farmer commits suicide in Bargarh 01 Nov 2017 14:27 BHUBANESWAR/SAMBALPUR: A day after setting his pest-affected crops on fire, Brunda Sahu (55) of village Kalapani in Bargarh district ended his life by allegedly consuming poison in his paddy field on Wednesday. According to reports, Brunda was found …
  • Day after drought package, farmer ends life in Bargarh 27 Oct 2017 06:40 BARGARH : The State Government’s package for drought-hit farmers came as little help for Indra Bariha, who allegedly killed himself over crop loss in Bargarh district. Having consumed pesticide, he succumbed on Wednesday evening. Bariha was a resident of …
  • Contractors blame government for Bargarh bridge collapse 03 Oct 2017 04:59 BHUBANESWAR: All Odisha Contractors' Association on Monday blamed the State Government for the Bargarh bridge collapse incident.They alleged that the Government was providing about 25 per cent less on a project in the State as compared with the amount …
  • Two Naxals killed in Odisha's Bargarh region 27 Sep 2017 07:20 [India], September 27 (ANI): Two Naxals, including a female, were shot dead during a combing operation by Odisha Police in the Bargarh's Salepali Forest region early on Wednesday. Police confirmed that they had also recovered arms, ammunition and cash …
  • Bargarh bridge collapse: Two engineers arrested for neglect 26 Sep 2017 02:59 SAMBALPUR: Two engineers of Rural Works Department were arrested by Bargarh Police on Monday in connection with the collapse of under-construction bridge on river Jeera in Bheden block of Bargarh district. They are Assistant Executive Engineer Kamlakanya …
  • Vigilance unearths IAY funds  anomaly in 12 Bargarh blocks 30 Jul 2017 06:11 BARGARH:The Sambalpur Vigilance Division has found massive irregularities in disbursement of funds for construction of houses under Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) in 12 blocks of the district. Illegal allotment and payment against non-existing houses have come …
  • Bargarh weavers appeal to Modi for GST relief 20 Jul 2017 07:11 BARGARH:Members of Bargarh District Bunakar Mahasangha (BDBM) on Wednesday submitted a petition addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi through Collector Khagendra Kumar Padhi demanding exemption of handloom products from purview of Goods and Services …
  • Water pits, the only respite for Bargarh women 25 Apr 2017 02:54 BARGARH: Every morning, Iswari Barik along with 20 other women of Putudera village in Bargarh district spends almost three hours under the sun for collecting water from a chuan (water pit) on the dry bed of Kumudi nullah. This has been a routine chore for …
  • Bargarh daily market gutted, Rs 50 lakh property destroyed 20 Apr 2017 02:40 Vendors gather near their shops after the fire was brought under control on Wednesday | Express BARGARH: A major fire broke out at Hatpada daily market in Bargarh town in the wee hours of Wednesday damaging property worth lakhs. Fortunately, no human …
  • After Bargarh, farmer ends life in Ganjam 15 Mar 2017 01:15 BERHAMPUR: After the farmer’s suicide in Bargarh, yet another farmer ended his life over crop loss and loan burden. T Bulu Reddy (33) of Chikarada village under Rangeilunda block in Ganjam district allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide. Reddy …
  • Bore-well fails Bagarty, farmers in Odisha's Bargarh suffer 11 Mar 2017 03:37 Collector surveying crop field of Khainu Bagarty during visit on Thursday | Express BARGARH: Even as District Collector Anjan Kumar Manik visited Kendapali village, following the suicide of farmer Khainu Bagarty, to record his observation, there is no …
  • 33% women to enter Lok Sabha from Odisha 25 May 2019 08:01 Bhubaneswar, May 25 (IANS) Odisha is sending 33 per cent women to the Lok Sabha after the just held general elections. Seven women have been elected from the 21 parliamentary seats in the state. While five women won from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), two …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • BJD’s move to field women candidates in LS pays off 24 May 2019 12:18 Bhubaneswar, May 24 (IANS) Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s historic move to reserve 33 per cent seats for women in the Lok Sabha has brought rich dividends for the party. Out of the 21 Lok Sabha seats, the BJD had …
  • Odisha: Its Naveen for fifth consecutive time 24 May 2019 09:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik is on his way to form government in Odisha for fifth consecutive time, trends of counting for the Assembly polls suggest. While BJD is leading in 113 seats, the BJP which is …
  • Women power in full display as results come in 24 May 2019 09:57 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Women candidates will grab a major slice of the pie in the elections held to Odisha’s 21 Lok Sabha seats.  As many as five women candidates from BJD and two of BJP are leading over their opponents in their respective Lok …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Odisha's MSMEs face Rs 4,000 cr loss after cyclone fury, seek Modi's help 22 May 2019 09:02 After battering Odisha’s eastern coast near Puri, Cyclone Fani has hit operations of 50,000 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). “MSME units in the districts of Puri, Khurda, Cuttack, Kendrapara, and Jagatsinghpur have been the worst victims. At a …
  • ATMs still out of service in cyclone-hit Puri district 22 May 2019 05:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Even as normalcy in banking operations has been restored in Puri district in the aftermath of devastating cyclone Fani, withdrawal of cash remains a problem as majority of the ATMs are still non-functional.As on Tuesday …
  • India- UCCI urges PM to revive MSME industries devastated by cyclone 'Fani' 22 May 2019 05:14 (MENAFN - KNN India) UCCI urges PM to revive MSME industries devastated by cyclone 'Fani' Bhubaneswar, May 21 (KNN) After the devastation that Cyclone Fani caused, Utkal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UCCI) of Odisha has urged the Central …
  • Odisha fishermen vulnerable with frequent cyclonic events 18 May 2019 22:50 It’s been 15 days since Cyclone Fani swept through coastal Odisha but Erra Babu, 51, is not sure if he would be able to venture into the Bay of Bengal any time soon. At Penthakata, the fishermen’s settlement where the expert seafaring fisherman lives, …
  • Cyclone Fani impact: Shrimp exports may dip 25% as power shortage continues 18 May 2019 14:17 The catastrophic cylone Fani, which hit Odisha’s coast on May 3, is likely to take a toll on shrimp exports, adding to the distress of exporters who were roiled by lower international prices last year. "Cyclone Fani, which has caused devastation in …
  • Dalit man lives in toilet with wife, 2 daughters after cyclone Fani wipes out his house in Odisha 18 May 2019 11:37 Odisha man turned toilet into home after cyclone Fani ravaged his home.Twitter In the wake of tropical cyclonic storm Fani, a Dalit man from Kendrapara district of Odisha, has reportedly been living in a toilet along with his spouse and two full-grown …
  • Animal waste littered around poultry farms pose water pollution threat in Raghunathpur 18 May 2019 06:03 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: The mushrooming of poultry farms has posed a serious threat to the environment. Majority of the farms, producing a huge amount of untreated chicken waste, are causing air, water and soil pollution in the district.  A …
  • Shrimp production in Odisha hit by cyclone Fani 17 May 2019 07:27 Kochi:Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha recently, may aggravate the distress in India’s seafood sector by causing a production slump. The cyclone affected farms in several coastal regions in the state and, more worryingly, led to power failure in Bhubaneswar …
  • Cyclone Fani: Power restored in 2,500 households in cyclone-hit Puri 17 May 2019 04:12 Bhubaneswar: Power supply has been restored in 2,500 households in cyclone-hit Puri and at least another 4,000 will get electricity by Thursday night, District Collector Balwant Singh said. The Odisha government said the relief and restoration work has …
  • 12 Days After Cyclone 'Fani', No Electricity In Puri District 15 May 2019 20:30 Entire Puri district and hundreds of villages in other districts were without electricity even 11 days after the cyclone 'Fani' devastated coastal Odisha, killing at least 64 people, officials said. People in many parts of the coastal region hit …
  • Election Commission Orders Re-polling In 34 Booths Of 10 Odisha Districts 15 May 2019 20:30 The Election Commission of India has ordered fresh polling in 34 booths in 10 districts including three in Puri district on May 19, an official said Tuesday. Puri district has been worst hit by the cyclone Fani which made landfall near Puri town on May 3. …
  • Higher education dept asks institutions for complete damage report 15 May 2019 16:08 BHUBANESWAR: Higher education department on Wednesday asked universities, government and non-government aided colleges of the cyclone affected districts to submit complete damage report of their institutions within seven days. According to the government …
  • Cyclone Fani: POWERGRID restoring power supply in Odisha 15 May 2019 04:08 Category: India, News Posted by Neha Published: May 15, 2019, 8:28 am IST Updated: May 15, 2019, 8:28 am IST New Delhi [India]: Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) POWERGRID is playing a major role in the quick restoration of power supply in parts of Odisha …
  • India: UNICEF India Cyclone Fani Situation Report # 2 (national) 14 May 2019 11:13 On 3 rd May the cyclone Fani (“Foni”), a category 4 storm, impacted three states in India (Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal). Odisha remains the worse hit with more than 15 million people incl. 4,8 million children affected. The cyclone was untimely; …
  • Life continues under the open sky post-cyclone Fani 14 May 2019 04:07 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: Hundreds of people are still living under the open sky with minimum supplies after Fani lashed the district, damaging thousands of houses and blowing away trees. With power supply yet to be restored and no shelter, …
  • Death toll due to cyclone Fani rises to 64 in Odisha; locals block roads, demand swift action on civic problems 13 May 2019 16:03 Image Source : PTI Death toll due to cyclone Fani rises to 64 in Odisha With 21 fresh casualties being confirmed on Sunday, the death toll due to cyclone Fani has swelled to 64 in Odisha. The development comes 9 days after the 'extremely severe' …
  • April GST return filing deadline extended till 20 June in parts of Odisha 13 May 2019 11:25 The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for taxpayers …
  • Deadline for filing April GST sales returns extended by a month for 14 districts in Odisha 13 May 2019 10:09 NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for …
  • No food supply for 10 days, woman approaches admin 13 May 2019 03:29 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: The struggle of the cyclone-affected people of Jagatsinghpur district for food and relief continues even 10 days after the disaster struck the area. Even as the Government opened free kitchens and is supplying free …
  • Cyclone Fani: How 2019 was different from 1999 super cyclone 12 May 2019 03:41 Even as human deaths have been averted to a very large extent, there is no running away from the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani. Reuters As Odisha stares at the devastation caused by Cyclone Fani, comparisons are being drawn with the tragedy the state …
  • Cyclone Fani: Why 2019 was not 1999 11 May 2019 21:30 Even as human deaths have been averted to a very large extent, there is no running away from the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani. Reuters As Odisha stares at the devastation caused by Cyclone Fani, comparisons are being drawn with the tragedy the state …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll mounts to 43; people stage blockade 11 May 2019 13:34 BHUBANESWAR: The death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Fani mounted to 43 on Saturday, even as people staged a road blockade and assaulted a state official in protest against water shortage and power cuts in the coastal belt ravaged by the severe storm a …
  • Cyclone Fani aftermath: Eight days on, Odisha grapples with power outage, protests break out in several areas 11 May 2019 11:03 Puri: A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Puri (PTI Photo) Downed power lines and water scarcity remained elusive in most cyclone-ravaged areas of coastal Odisha for the eighth day in a row despite the government’s …
  • Cyclone affected struggle for supplies 11 May 2019 06:29 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: A week after Fani ravaged the coastal districts, the cyclone affected people of Jagatsinghpur continue to struggle for relief, drinking water and housing cover. Power supply too remains elusive despite the Government …
  • India: Rebuild Odisha: What defines us is how well we rise after falling 11 May 2019 05:38 Rupsa (name changed),15, currently studying in class 10. She lives in a seven-member family which includes grandmother, parents, and siblings. Out of the four siblings, she is the second one. She was happily studying and spending time with friends at …
  • 8 days without power, water, protests break out in cyclone-hit Odisha 11 May 2019 04:06 Bhubaneswar: As power and water remained elusive in most cyclone-ravaged areas of coastal Odisha for the eighth day in a row despite the government's efforts to give restoration a push, protests broke out in several places on Friday to press for quick …
  • After Cyclone Fani, no water, electricity for 8 days; protests rock Odisha 11 May 2019 03:34 Protesters tried to attack an office of Central Electricity Supply Utility, forcing employees to lock themselves inside. Bhubaneswar: As power and water remained elusive in most cyclone-ravaged areas of coastal Odisha for the eighth day in a row despite …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • Restoration work picks up in cyclone-hit Odisha 10 May 2019 15:23 Lack of electricity is adding to the misery of the people who have to bear the mid-summer heat. Relief and restoration work in cyclone-ravaged coastal Odisha has gained pace, and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday said government offices in the five …
  • Cyclone Fani cripples Odisha's economy, energy infrastructure; NASA shows before and after images 10 May 2019 13:05 Image Source : PTI Cyclone Fani causes extensive damage to Odisha's rural economy, infrastructure  Cyclone Fani has shattered the rural economy in coastal Odisha, apart from crippling basic infrastructure like power, drinking water and …
  • Oil firms restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-battered regions of Odisha 10 May 2019 13:00 New Delhi, May 10 () Working round-the-clock to restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-hit regions of Odisha, state-owned oil marketing companies have operationalised almost all petrol pumps and LPG distribution centres in the three districts …
  • India: Cyclone “Fani” Joint Rapid Needs Assessment (JRNA) Report 2019 In the aftermath of the Cyclone in Odisha in May 2019 10 May 2019 10:12 Fani intensified into a cyclone on 27th April 2019. On 3rd May, it took the form of a very severe Tropical Cyclone (Category 4), with an estimated maximum sustained surface wind speed of 175-185 km/h gusting to 210 km/h crossing Odisha coast. While …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves Odisha's rural economy, energy infrastructure crippled 10 May 2019 05:50 Cyclone Fani has shattered the rural economy in coastal Odisha, apart from crippling basic infrastructure like power, drinking water and telecommunication, officials said Thursday. The people of Puri continued to remain in darkness even after seven days of …
  • Odisha: Chief Secretary visits Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur to review relief, restoration operations 09 May 2019 18:38 [India], May 9 (ANI): The Chief Secretary AP Padhi on Thursday reviewed the relief and restoration operations in Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur districts in the aftermath of severe cyclone 'Fani'. "There has been substantial progress in the …
  • Kerala CM promises Rs 10 crore to cyclone-hit Odisha 09 May 2019 08:00 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Help continues to pour in from different quarters for rebuilding cyclone-ravaged Odisha. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday committed to donate `10 crore as cyclone relief to Odisha. The amount will be …
  • IndianOil teams work round-the-clock to maintain supplies in cyclone-affected districts of Odisha 08 May 2019 18:31 IndianOil teams are working round-the-clock to maintain supplies and restore normalcy in the cyclone-affected districts of Odisha. The Corporation is also rushing 1,000 solar lanterns, 10,000 candles and 5,000 weather-proof flexible sheets to Odisha. …
  • India: Devastating impact of Cyclone Fani revealed as millions of people lose homes and livelihoods in India and Bangladesh 08 May 2019 14:19 As Christian Aid partner organisations reach the districts affected by Cyclone Fani the true scale of the loss and destruction is becoming clear. Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to hit the Indian subcontinent in decades, made landfall near Puri, …
  • IndianOil-Odisha’s unflinching commitment to combat Fani reflected through actions and results 08 May 2019 10:14 On 30th April 2019, IndianOil got the final clue of Cyclone "Fani" changing its track and with re-curve reaching Odisha coast between Gopalpur and Chanbali on 3rd of May'19 at 5.30 PM. The predicted wind speed range of 180 KMPH to 200 KMPH …
  • Cyclone Fani: 160 injured in Puri, three in Bhubaneswar 08 May 2019 07:14 Puri, Bhubaneswar: Around 160 people in Puri and three people in Bhubaneswar have been injured and are undergoing treatment in hospital, State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC, Odisha) said giving details of the damage caused by Cyclone Fani and steps …
  • Cyclone Fani: 160 injured in Puri, three in Bhubaneswar, says officials 07 May 2019 21:54 [India], May 08 (ANI): Around 160 people in Puri and three people in Bhubaneswar have been injured and are undergoing treatment in hospital, State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC, Odisha) said giving details of the damage caused by Cyclone Fani and steps …
  • Cyclone ‘Fani’: Death toll rises to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 20:10 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Sameer Published: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Updated: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Bhubaneswar: At least 37 people lost their lives and around 1.48 crore people were affected due to cyclone ‘Fani’, the state government …
  • Coastal Odisha struggling without power and water 07 May 2019 17:27 WhatsApp messages with emojis depicting sad, sweaty faces are the response one gets from friends and relatives in Puri, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack after Odisha was hit by Cyclone Fani. The messages are from the lucky ones who get to charge their mobiles. …
  • Rera’s three-year report card shows gaps in implementation 07 May 2019 14:26 Santosh Parashar, 40, chief programme executive at a government think tank, has filed a case against a Ghaziabad-based real estate developer with the Uttar Pradesh Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Rera). Parashar, who is set to appear for his first …
  • India: ACAPS Briefing Note: India- Cyclone Fani Category: 4, 07 May 2019 07 May 2019 10:48 On 3 May, Cyclone Fani made landfall near Puri District, bringing heavy rain to Odisha and neighbouring states, winds reaching a maximum sustained wind speed of approximately 240 km/h, and a powerful storm surge in coastal areas. Despite a large-scale …
  • India: World Vision on the ground caring for families in post-Cyclone Fani devastation 07 May 2019 03:23 Thousands of children have survived Cyclone Fani in India and Bangladesh—the worst storm to hit the Indian subcontinent in 20 years—but now they have fresh concerns. “The primary concern of children still living in cyclone shelters is about getting back to …
  • Early evacuation in India spares more than 1 million from deadly cyclone 06 May 2019 22:24 NEW DELHI (CNS) -- A powerful cyclone ripped through eastern India and sideswiped Bangladesh, leaving a trail of destruction and more than 30 deaths. Authorities said the evacuation of 1.2 million people from more than 10,000 villages prior to Cyclone Fani …
  • Odisha: 35 dead in cyclone Fani, 1.4 crore affected 06 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 6 (ANI): At least 35 people died and around 1.4 crore people were affected by cyclone Fani, informed State Emergency Operation Center (SEOC) on Monday. It also stated that 14 districts of the state, namely Angul, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, …
  • Cyclone Fani: Here’s how states contributed to relief work in Odisha 06 May 2019 11:38 The temple town of Puri in Odisha was the most affected by the cyclone. Cyclone Fani, which left a trail of destruction in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, and West Bengal, barelled towards Bangladesh yesterday. Although the storm didn’t create much havoc in West …
  • Fani aftermath: Death toll reaches 34, CM Patnaik announces three-pronged plan for affected districts 06 May 2019 11:38 On Twitter CM @Naveen_Odisha also pledged that “loss of crops, animal resources and fisheries will be assessed and compensated for. Tree plantation will be taken up in mission mode after relief and restoration work is completed”. Odisha Chief Minister …
  • Modi reviews cyclone ‘Fani’ situation in Odisha 06 May 2019 07:10 Bhubanewar, May 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed here on Monday the situation in Odisha in the wake of cyclone ‘Fani’. Modi reviewed the relief and restoration measures being undertaken by government officials in the cyclone affected areas of …
  • Post Fani, Odisha struggles to provide basic services 05 May 2019 09:01 Bhubaneswar, May 5 (IANS) Even after two days of cyclone ‘Fani’ hitting the Odisha coast, the state government is struggling to provide basic amenities to people in the affected areas. The office of Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) said massive relief and …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 16 dead; Odisha govt mounts massive restoration work across 10,000 villages 05 May 2019 05:42 An estimated one crore people in 10,000 villages and 52 urban agglomerations in around 14 districts were affected by Cyclone Fani.IANS Extremely severe tropical cyclonic storm Fani made landfall in Odisha on Friday, May 3, near the coastal city of Puri, …
  • Eye of the storm that blew away Puri, Bhubaneswar 05 May 2019 04:52 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The radius of superstorm Fani’s eye spanned a huge 30 km to 50 km wreaking havoc in Puri apart from Bhubaneswar and Cuttack on its course. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the extremely severe cyclone’s …
  • Cyclone Fani: Eye of the storm that blew away Puri, Bhubaneswar 05 May 2019 03:50 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The radius of superstorm Fani’s eye spanned a huge 30 km to 50 km wreaking havoc in Puri apart from Bhubaneswar and Cuttack on its course. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the extremely severe cyclone’s …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: 59 flights cancelled in Guwahati, 8 in Agartala, 2 in Dimapur, 2 in Lilabari, 4 in Dibrugarh and 6 in Imphal 04 May 2019 14:54 Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, entered West Bengal post midnight on Saturday, hours after making landfall and causing havoc in Odisha on Friday. According to the Meteorological department, the …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 12 dead; PM to visit Odisha 04 May 2019 14:25 A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall in Puri. Photograph: Courtesy @IndiaCoastGuard/Twitter New Delhi, May 4 (PTI): A day after the “rarest of rare” summer cyclone Fani ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: Storm to move northeastwards from Odisha, 'sabdhane theko' West Bengal 03 May 2019 13:54 May 03, 2019 7:18 PM (IST) Heavy rainfall in West Bengal As Cyclone Fani has started inching towards West Bengal, parts of the state are experiencing heavy rainfall and strong winds. West Bengal: Visuals of heavy rainfall and strong winds from Digha. # …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: AIIMS hospital in Bhubaneswar suffers extensive damage 03 May 2019 11:25 May 03, 2019 4:47 PM (IST) Do's and Don't before during and after a cyclonic storm Safety is paramount while dealing with cyclonic conditions. Instructions below have been published by Government of India in public interest. Please go through them …
  • Discontent over Jagatsinghpur candidates puts BJD in a fix 02 Apr 2019 05:49 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: Discontent over BJD’s selection of candidates in the four Assembly segments and one Lok Sabha seat of Jagatsinghpur has cast a shadow on the party’s prospects in the district.  The party has announced the candidature …
  • Discontent in party may hurt BJP in Jagatsinghpur 28 Mar 2019 06:25 By Express News Service PARADIP: Discontentment over candidate selection, if not quelled soon, may affect the poll prospects of BJP in the district. After the party announced its nominees for all four Assembly seats of the district, leaders who were …
  • Maneka Gandhi opens Ujjwala Utsav at Jagatsinghpur 25 Jan 2019 04:55 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Thursday inaugurated Ujjwala Swabhiman Utsav held at Ratisingha village in Balikuda through video conferencing.  Nearly 2,000 women, who had availed …
  • Rift in Jagatsinghpur district BJP comes to fore 07 Nov 2018 09:07 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: Rift in the district BJP has come to the fore after parallel party meetings were held in Balikuda-Erasama and Paradip Assembly constituencies. On October 28, hundreds of BJP workers led by local leader and party …
  • Jagatsinghpur milk farmers demand price hike 17 Oct 2018 02:44 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: Thousands of dairy farmers of Jagatsinghpur district have alleged harassment by State owned milk federation OMFED. They alleged that OMFED, which collects milk through its chilling centres at Tirtol and Balikuda …
  • Titli had no impact in Jagatsinghpur 12 Oct 2018 03:36 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: Titli had little impact in Jagatsinghpur district, which was tagged as a red zone by India Meteorological Department before the system made a landfall. Residents breathed a sigh of relief even as the district …
  • Water worry for Jagatsinghpur district farmers 09 Oct 2018 03:48 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR:  CRACKS have developed in paddy fields of Jagatsinghpur district for non-supply of irrigation water. Canals in the district have dried up and many lift irrigation points are lying defunct. Thousands of hectares of …
  • Dengue spreading fast in Jagatsinghpur  04 Sep 2018 23:59 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: AS dengue continues to affect more people in Erasama block in Jagatsinghpur district, the locals have started shifting pregnant women and children to safer and hygienic  places. Over 200 dengue positive cases have …
  • Coastal security takes a beating in Jagatsinghpur district 09 Aug 2018 03:03 By Express News Service PARADIP: Jagatsinghpur district has three marine police stations (PSs) - Paradip Marine PS, Jatadhari  Marine PS and Bandar Marine PS - for securing the district’s vast coast. These facilities, however, fail to serve any purpose in …
  • Jagatsinghpur starts palm tree plantation drive 23 Jul 2018 23:06 Express News Service AGATSINGHPUR:  In the wake of alarming rise in incidents of lightning strikes, a palm tree plantation drive has been started by the district administration.The Forest department has been instructed to create awareness among residents …
  • Odisha: Fund irregularities cast shadow on open defecation free target of Jagatsinghpur 17 May 2018 03:11 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR: The district is set to miss the target of making all the blocks open defecation free (ODF) by the deadlines unless urgent remedial measures are taken to check large scale irregularities in implementation of Swachh …
  • Women plan protests for liquor-free panchayat in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur 31 Mar 2018 02:05 Women under the banner of Odisha Nisha Nibarana Abhiyan taking out a rally protesting illegal sale of liquor in Japa panchayat on Friday | Express JAGATSINGHPUR: Hundreds of villagers of Erasama block in the district on Friday demanded complete ban on sale …
  • Students forced to clean school toilets in Jagatsinghpur 30 Mar 2018 01:58 Image used for representational purpose. JAGATSINGHPUR: At a time when primary education in the State is in dire straits due to lack of adequate infrastructure and teachers, an incident of students being allegedly forced to clean toilets in a school has …
  • Blood bank runs dry for months, patients suffer in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur 27 Mar 2018 02:46 Image for representational purpose only. JAGATSINGHPUR: Surgical procedures have been postponed in the district headquarters hospital (DHH) here due to acute shortage of blood.While the blood bank of the DHH has gone dry, important medical procedures …
  • Alaka river fish farming project: Central team inspects Jagatsinghpur 10 Mar 2018 02:31 JAGATSINGHPUR:  A six-member team of Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute (CIFRI) recently visited different areas of Biridi, Jagatsinghpur, Balikuda and Erasama to prepare Techno-Economic Feasibility Report as part of the fish farming project by …
  • Doctor crunch hits healthcare in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur 13 Feb 2018 00:32 Image used for representational purpose. JAGATSINGHPUR: Shortage of doctors and lack of adequate infrastructure have crippled healthcare services in the district. Against the total sanctioned strength of 157, hospitals in the district are running with only …
  • No helmet, no puja of new bike at Jagatsinghpur 16 Jan 2018 12:17 Here’s a message that’s profound in it’s simplicity – Sorry no puja of motorcycles will be performed without helmet. The message from Sarala temple at Jagatsinghpur, Odisha addresses those who are in the habit of getting their vehicles blessed after a …
  • No takers for potato crop in Jagatsinghpur​ 09 Jan 2018 05:26 JAGATSINGHPUR: Lack of storage facilities and market linkage have taken a toll on potato cultivation in Jagatsinghpur district.Out of 98,000 hectares (ha) of cultivable land in the district, 86,850 ha are used for growing paddy while potato cultivation is …
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  • Hospital lacks doctors, villagers opt for quacks in Jagatsinghpur 18 Dec 2017 03:26 JAGATSINGHPUR: Blame it on  shortage of doctors in the coastal villages of Jagatsinghpur district or illiteracy and ignorance, spiritual healing is on the rise here. Poor villagers often consider the spiritual healers, belonging to various sects, as …
  • 14 bogies of goods train derails in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur 24 Nov 2017 05:45 [India], November 24 (ANI): At least 14 bogies of a coal laden goods train derailed near Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district on Friday. The incident occurred at 5:55 am, near Gauli station here. No casualties were reported. The Indian Railways informed …
  • Cyclone shelter worry for seaside Jagatsinghpur villages 30 Oct 2017 03:51 JAGATSINGHPUR: The fear of Super Cyclone, which left a trail of destruction in Jagatsinghpur in 1999, continues to haunt people of the coastal villages in the district where the safety of cyclone shelters still remains a distant dream. Though 18 years have …
  • Government nod for Kendriya Vidyalaya in Jagatsinghpur 29 Sep 2017 06:01 JAGATSINGHPUR: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangthan (KVS) on Thursday gave its nod to open a Central School in the district. In a letter, Joint Commissioner, KVS, New Delhi E Prabhakar has asked the district administration to start Classes I to V from the current …
  • Jagatsinghpur panics as swine flu kills five in 20 days 02 Sep 2017 04:34 Image used for representational purpose only JAGATSINGHPUR: Panic has gripped people of Jagatsinghpur district following death of five persons in 20 days due to swine flu.On Thursday, Kartik Behera of Adhang village within Balikuda police limits and Bijaya …
  • Dry canals in monsoon hit Jagatsinghpur farmers 01 Aug 2017 05:30 Cattle left to feed on damaged paddy saplings in Patnagarh of Balangir district | Express JAGATSINGHPUR: At a time when Jajpur and Kendrapara districts are reeling under flood fury, the farmers in several blocks of neighbouring Jagatsinghpur district are …
  • Jagatsinghpur sheep killings 08 Jul 2017 00:11 Bhubaneswar/Cuttack, July 7: Even as the mystery over killing of sheep at Niali in Cuttack district remains to be solved, nine fresh cases were reported from Ali Pingal in Jagatsinghpur district today. While forest officials have not been able to catch …
  • Odisha: 8 dead, 2 injured after truck collides with auto-rickshaw in Jagatsinghpur 10 Jun 2017 06:35 Residents of the area have sought immediate arrest of the driver who fled from the spot after the accident. (Source: Google Maps) At least eight people have been killed and two others critically injured after a truck collided with an auto-rickshaw in …
  • JSW steel plant likely to come up on Posco land in Jagatsinghpur 29 Apr 2017 02:37 BHUBANESWAR: JSW Steel Limited is likely to set up a 10 million tonne capacity steel plant in Odisha, possibly on the land acquired for the Posco steel project in Jagatsinghpur district. JSW chief Sajjan Jindal informed this after a meeting with Chief …
  • Peace meet in tense Jagatsinghpur village after Dalit assault 26 Apr 2017 02:26 JAGATSINGHPUR: A peace committee has been formed by heads of Japa and Kunjkothi panchayats to bring normalcy in Kalikuda village where a Dalit woman and five others were assaulted for trying to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Panchayat Samiti chairman …
  • Sand extraction continues unabated in Jagatsinghpur 12 Apr 2017 02:17 Some of vehicles seized by police in Jagatsinghpur | Express PARADIP: A long line of trucks ferrying sand lifted from the beds of different rivers in Jagatsinghpur district is a common sight. The trade is  illegal and restriction imposed by National Green …
  • Women of Jagatsinghpur district walk 2 km to get potable water 31 Mar 2017 02:40 Athagharia village women crossing the rickety bamboo bridge over Balijori river to reach Balijori village to collect water from a tubewell for drinking and other purposes in Jagatsinghpur district | Express JAGATSINGHPUR: The long and arduous walk for …
  • Parties begin poaching of candidates in Jagatsinghpur 24 Feb 2017 02:45 JAGATSINGHPUR: With two days left for the outcome of panchayat elections to be announced, horse trading in Tirtol, Naugaon, Raghunathpur and Biridi blocks has come to the fore. None of the three political parties, BJD, BJP or Congress, has won a majority …
  • 33% women to enter Lok Sabha from Odisha 25 May 2019 08:01 Bhubaneswar, May 25 (IANS) Odisha is sending 33 per cent women to the Lok Sabha after the just held general elections. Seven women have been elected from the 21 parliamentary seats in the state. While five women won from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), two …
  • BJP improves showing in Odisha LS polls, wins 5 seats 24 May 2019 13:20 Image Source : PTI Representational Image The BJP has improved its Lok Sabha performance in Odisha by winning five seats and remaining ahead in two out of the 21 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state. This is a great shift from 2014 when the saffron party …
  • BJD’s move to field women candidates in LS pays off 24 May 2019 12:18 Bhubaneswar, May 24 (IANS) Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s historic move to reserve 33 per cent seats for women in the Lok Sabha has brought rich dividends for the party. Out of the 21 Lok Sabha seats, the BJD had …
  • Odisha: Its Naveen for fifth consecutive time 24 May 2019 09:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik is on his way to form government in Odisha for fifth consecutive time, trends of counting for the Assembly polls suggest. While BJD is leading in 113 seats, the BJP which is …
  • Women power in full display as results come in 24 May 2019 09:57 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Women candidates will grab a major slice of the pie in the elections held to Odisha’s 21 Lok Sabha seats.  As many as five women candidates from BJD and two of BJP are leading over their opponents in their respective Lok …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • The formula that worked for Naveen Patnaik in Odisha 23 May 2019 08:49 Pramila Bisoi, the 70-year-old village leader of self-groups, who dropped out of school after class two, who speaks Berhampuri dialect of Odia, is headed to Parliament. Naveen’s mascot for the strong women vote bank of member of seven lakh self-help groups …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • ‘I am so proud of her’: Ellen Degeneres on Dutee Chand coming out 22 May 2019 12:52 Degeneres' Instagram post received over 2 lakh likes and the comments were all about Dutee's courage and boldness to take a step like this. Mumbai: India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand, who recently disclosed that she has found her soulmate, was …
  • Dutee Chand calls sister a ‘blackmailer’; sister unopposed to relationship 22 May 2019 11:20 Dutee Chand claimed her sister has been blackmailing her for money. (PTI) Dutee Chand’s elder sister, Saraswati, has said she was not opposed in principle to Dutee’s same-sex relationship but didn’t want her younger sister to be misled or exploited by …
  • Dutee Chand being blackmailed into marriage by her partner, says her elder sister 21 May 2019 08:40 Dutee, the 100m record holder, recently came out of the closet and revealed that she is in a same-sex relationship. Jajpur: Athlete Dutee Chand's brave admission of being in a same-sex relationship has not gone down well with her family. Dutee's …
  • I'm Alive, Don't Show Me Court Order: Angry Mother Tells Dutee Chand On Same-Sex Relationship 21 May 2019 08:39 A day after Dutee Chand claimed that she is facing expulsion from family for having a same-sex relationship, her mother came out with a strong statement against the celebrated Indian sprinter. On Monday, the athlete's mother said that she will not …
  • Dutee Chand gets thumbs up from sports fraternity 20 May 2019 19:29 Bhubaneshwar: Ace sprinter Dutee Chand who on Sunday had revealed about her same-sex relationship with a 19-year-old girl of her hometown Jajpur in Odisha, on Monday received support from noted athletes of the state. The athletes said it was Dutee’s …
  • Dutee Chand's family unhappy with disclosure; mo... 20 May 2019 10:53 JAJPUR: Athlete Dutee Chand's brave admission of being in a same-sex relationship has not gone down well with her family. While the sprinter's mother, Akhoji Chand, said that it's not possible for her to accept her daughter's relationship …
  • Dutee faces family ire for same-sex relationship 20 May 2019 09:27 BHUBANESWAR/KENDRAPADA: India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand proved once again why she is a trailblazer when she became the first Indian sportsperson to come out of the closet. On Sunday, the 23-year-old revealed that she has been in a same-sex …
  • Odisha sweats in heat, humidity 20 May 2019 06:38 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Intense heat continued to make life miserable for residents of the State Capital which recorded 39.7 degree Celsius and 71 per cent humidity on Sunday. The neighbouring Cuttack also sizzled at 39.4 degree C and 68 per …
  • Dutee in same-sex relationship, faces expulsion 20 May 2019 03:58 Dutee said the Supreme Court judgement on the issue gave her the courage to go public IMAGE: Dutee Chand became one of the few athletes in the world to openly admit same-sex relationship. Photograph: Shahbaz Khan/PTI Unapologetic about her same-sex …
  • Dutee Chand reveals her same-sex relationship 19 May 2019 19:24 Bhubaneswar: India’s fastest sprinter from Odisha, Dutee Chand, on Sunday made a startling revelation by saying that she is in a same-sex relationship with her ‘soulmate.’ The girl, according to Dutee, belongs to her hometown Jajpur and she has known her …
  • Dutee Chand: Hope everyone continues to support me… good to know there’s acceptance 19 May 2019 18:58 On Sunday, Dutee was pleasantly surprised by the ‘positive feedback’ on social media India’s sprint queen Dutee Chand is overwhelmed by the support she has received a day after she spoke about being in a same-sex relationship with a girl from her hometown. …
  • Dutee Chand faces expulsion from family after revealing same sex relationship 19 May 2019 10:30 New Delhi: Unapologetic about her same-sex relationship with a younger relative, India's fastest woman Dutee Chand is facing a tough battle of acceptance in her family. Dutee, who won two silver medals at the 2018 Asian Games, became one of the few …
  • Dutee reveals she is in same-sex relation; faces expulsion 19 May 2019 10:14 Dutee said the Supreme Court judgement on the issue gave her the courage to go public IMAGE: Dutee Chand became one of the few athletes in the world to openly admit same-sex relationship. Photograph: Shahbaz Khan/PTI Unapologetic about her same-sex …
  • Sprinter Dutee Chand says she’s in same-sex relationship with soulmate 18 May 2019 22:43 Busy preparing for Tokyo Games next year, says Dutee. (Express Archive)  India’s fastest woman has said she has found a soulmate, a girl from her hometown whom she has known for a few years. Dutee Chand, the 100 m record holder and winner of two silver …
  • Finding Fani 18 May 2019 20:19 Ramchandra Naik, a labourer, carries his grandson towards a multipurpose cyclone shelter built by the Red Cross at Jagannathpatna village in Brahmagiri block of Puri. Express Photo by Partha Paul.  The trees seem frozen in time. Shorn of leaves, their bare …
  • Archaeological Survey of India neglect takes its toll on Udaygiri Buddhist site 18 May 2019 06:02 Express News Service CUTTACK: Udayagiri, an integral part of the Diamond Triangle of Buddhism in Odisha, is wallowing in neglect by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). On the eve of Buddha Purnima, being celebrated on Saturday, the TNIE visited the …
  • Cyclone Fani: Power restored in 2,500 households in cyclone-hit Puri 17 May 2019 04:12 Bhubaneswar: Power supply has been restored in 2,500 households in cyclone-hit Puri and at least another 4,000 will get electricity by Thursday night, District Collector Balwant Singh said. The Odisha government said the relief and restoration work has …
  • TVS Motor Company extends service support for all cyclone Fani affected TVS customers in Orissa 16 May 2019 08:03 As part of the ongoing efforts to help relief efforts towards cyclone Fani in Orissa, TVS Motor Company has activated the Road Side Assistance (RSA) service in the state. The initiative is being backed by a 24-hour helpline which addresses customer queries …
  • Election Commission Orders Re-polling In 34 Booths Of 10 Odisha Districts 15 May 2019 20:30 The Election Commission of India has ordered fresh polling in 34 booths in 10 districts including three in Puri district on May 19, an official said Tuesday. Puri district has been worst hit by the cyclone Fani which made landfall near Puri town on May 3. …
  • Higher education dept asks institutions for complete damage report 15 May 2019 16:08 BHUBANESWAR: Higher education department on Wednesday asked universities, government and non-government aided colleges of the cyclone affected districts to submit complete damage report of their institutions within seven days. According to the government …
  • Wedding cancelled: Bride leaves groom stranded in ceremony 15 May 2019 10:19 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Younus Published: May 15, 2019, 3:45 pm IST Updated: May 15, 2019, 3:45 pm IST Bhubaneswar: An anti-liquor activist bride cancelled her wedding leaving her groom stranded on the Mandap after she smelled alcohol on him …
  • Death toll due to cyclone Fani rises to 64 in Odisha; locals block roads, demand swift action on civic problems 13 May 2019 16:03 Image Source : PTI Death toll due to cyclone Fani rises to 64 in Odisha With 21 fresh casualties being confirmed on Sunday, the death toll due to cyclone Fani has swelled to 64 in Odisha. The development comes 9 days after the 'extremely severe' …
  • April GST return filing deadline extended till 20 June in parts of Odisha 13 May 2019 11:25 The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for taxpayers …
  • "Cyclone-Hit Odisha To Get 1,000 Kilo-Litre Kerosene": Dharmendra Pradhan 13 May 2019 10:39 Government has ensured sufficient supplies of petrol, diesel and LPG to cylone fani-hit Odisha New Delhi: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per request …
  • Deadline for filing April GST sales returns extended by a month for 14 districts in Odisha 13 May 2019 10:09 NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for …
  • Pradhan promises supply of 1,000 kilo-litre kerosene to cyclone-hit Odisha 13 May 2019 08:07 [India], May 13 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per a request made by state chief minister Naveen Patnaik in the aftermath of cyclone Fani. …
  • Odisha: Cyclone Fani death toll rises to 64 13 May 2019 02:53 [India], May 13 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 64 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 39 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Khordha (9), …
  • Cyclone Fani toll across Odisha rises up to 64 12 May 2019 15:33 Bhubaneswar, May 12 (IANS) The toll due to Cyclone Fani, which left a trail of destruction and devastation through coastal Odisha as it hit the state on May 3, has increased to 64, a official report said on Sunday. A Cyclone Situation Report released from …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll mounts to 43; people stage blockade 11 May 2019 13:34 BHUBANESWAR: The death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Fani mounted to 43 on Saturday, even as people staged a road blockade and assaulted a state official in protest against water shortage and power cuts in the coastal belt ravaged by the severe storm a …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:48 Cyclone Fani which made landfall in Puri district on May 3 left a trail of destruction in the state. Bhubaneswar: The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official …
  • Death-toll due to 'Fani' touches 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:36 [India], May 11 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Cuttack (6), …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • Cyclone Fani cripples Odisha's economy, energy infrastructure; NASA shows before and after images 10 May 2019 13:05 Image Source : PTI Cyclone Fani causes extensive damage to Odisha's rural economy, infrastructure  Cyclone Fani has shattered the rural economy in coastal Odisha, apart from crippling basic infrastructure like power, drinking water and …
  • India: Cyclone “Fani” Joint Rapid Needs Assessment (JRNA) Report 2019 In the aftermath of the Cyclone in Odisha in May 2019 10 May 2019 10:12 Fani intensified into a cyclone on 27th April 2019. On 3rd May, it took the form of a very severe Tropical Cyclone (Category 4), with an estimated maximum sustained surface wind speed of 175-185 km/h gusting to 210 km/h crossing Odisha coast. While …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves Odisha's rural economy, energy infrastructure crippled 10 May 2019 05:50 Cyclone Fani has shattered the rural economy in coastal Odisha, apart from crippling basic infrastructure like power, drinking water and telecommunication, officials said Thursday. The people of Puri continued to remain in darkness even after seven days of …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha seeks Centre's help in restoration of power, telecom 08 May 2019 08:31 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday sought the Centre's help in restoration power and telecom services in Puri and Khurda districts, worst hit by cyclone 'Fani', due to shortage of skilled manpower, an official said. The state has to …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM donates one year's salary | 10 points 08 May 2019 07:54 Image Source : PTI Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik In view of cyclone 'Fani', Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik donated a year's salary to the chief minister fund. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday demanded Rs 17,000 crore long-term …
  • Cyclone ‘Fani’: Death toll rises to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 20:10 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Sameer Published: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Updated: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Bhubaneswar: At least 37 people lost their lives and around 1.48 crore people were affected due to cyclone ‘Fani’, the state government …
  • Cyclone death toll increases to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 14:04 Bhubaneswar, May 7 (IANS) The death toll due to cyclone Fani has increased to 37 in Odisha, said an official on Tuesday. While 21 died in Puri district, where the devastating cyclone made landfall on May 3, five people were killed in Cuttack and four in …
  • Fani toll rises to 35, lakhs still without water, power 07 May 2019 11:34 New Delhi: The death toll due to cyclone 'Fani' rose to 35 in Odisha on Monday, as lakhs of people still grapple with water shortage and snapped power supply, three days after the storm barrelled through the coastal parts of the state, an official …
  • Odisha: 35 dead in cyclone Fani, 1.4 crore affected 06 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 6 (ANI): At least 35 people died and around 1.4 crore people were affected by cyclone Fani, informed State Emergency Operation Center (SEOC) on Monday. It also stated that 14 districts of the state, namely Angul, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, …
  • Cyclone Fani: 16 killed as ‘extremely severe cyclonic storm’ sweeps away houses, destroys towns in Odisha 06 May 2019 12:00 Image Source : PTI 16 killed in Cyclone Fani in Odisha At least 16 people were killed and nearly one crore people were affected as Cyclone Fani wreaked havoc in Odisha on Friday. The government has now mounted a massive restoration work across 10,000 …
  • Modi reviews cyclone ‘Fani’ situation in Odisha 06 May 2019 07:10 Bhubanewar, May 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed here on Monday the situation in Odisha in the wake of cyclone ‘Fani’. Modi reviewed the relief and restoration measures being undertaken by government officials in the cyclone affected areas of …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 16 dead; Odisha govt mounts massive restoration work across 10,000 villages 05 May 2019 05:42 An estimated one crore people in 10,000 villages and 52 urban agglomerations in around 14 districts were affected by Cyclone Fani.IANS Extremely severe tropical cyclonic storm Fani made landfall in Odisha on Friday, May 3, near the coastal city of Puri, …
  • Eye of the storm that blew away Puri, Bhubaneswar 05 May 2019 04:52 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The radius of superstorm Fani’s eye spanned a huge 30 km to 50 km wreaking havoc in Puri apart from Bhubaneswar and Cuttack on its course. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the extremely severe cyclone’s …
  • Cyclone Fani: Eye of the storm that blew away Puri, Bhubaneswar 05 May 2019 03:50 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The radius of superstorm Fani’s eye spanned a huge 30 km to 50 km wreaking havoc in Puri apart from Bhubaneswar and Cuttack on its course. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the extremely severe cyclone’s …
  • Cyclone Fani weakens, death toll rises to 16 04 May 2019 22:04 (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) NEW DELHI, May 4 (KUNA) -- Indian authorities said on Saturday that the death toll following Cyclone Fani made a landfall on Friday in eastern Indian state of Odisha rose to 16 people as extremely severe cyclonic storm …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 12 dead; PM to visit Odisha 04 May 2019 14:25 A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall in Puri. Photograph: Courtesy @IndiaCoastGuard/Twitter New Delhi, May 4 (PTI): A day after the “rarest of rare” summer cyclone Fani ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' Leaves 12 Dead In Odisha 04 May 2019 10:02 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) BHUBANESWAR — A day after cyclonic storm 'Fani' ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, a massive restoration and relief work was launched on war-footing Saturday across 10,000 villages and urban areas, …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' leaves 12 dead in Odisha, relief work underway 04 May 2019 08:20 PM Modi spoke to Odisha CM and discussed the prevailing situation in the aftermath of the cyclone's landfall in the coastal state. Bhubaneswar: A day after cyclonic storm 'Fani' ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, a massive …
  • 8 dead as Cyclone ‘Fani’ slams into Odisha 04 May 2019 02:19 A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Puri, Friday, May 3, 2019. (PTI Photo) The storm is India’s strongest tropical cyclone to make landfall in 20 years. New Delhi, May 4 (PTI) Cyclone ‘Fani’ barrelled through Odisha on …
  • Cyclone Fani batters Odisha, worst blows over 04 May 2019 00:04 In Puri, after Cyclone Fani made landfall Friday. (Express Photo: Partha Paul) With wind storms gusting up to 175 kmph and incessant rains bringing down trees, power and communications lines and thatched houses, cyclone Fani tore through the eastern coast …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 8 dead: Storm wreaks havoc in Puri for 4 hours 03 May 2019 21:03 Bhubaneshwar/Kolkata: Cyclone ‘Fani’ barrelled through Odisha on Friday, unleashing copious rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, killing at least eight people, blowing away thatched houses, and swamping towns and villages, officials said. The …
  • Cyclone Fani set to make landfall near Puri around 9:30 am Friday, here are 10 points to know 02 May 2019 20:47 By Online Desk The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make its landfall on Friday morning around 9.30 am close to Odisha's Puri, much before the earlier forecast of 3 pm. These districts--Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, …
  • Cyclone Fani: Massive evacuation underway as Odisha braces for storm; 203 trains cancelled 02 May 2019 18:06 Indian fishermen attempt to bring their boat ashore amid strong winds at Chandrabhaga beach in Puri district of eastern Odisha (AP Photo) India is bracing for an extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani as it moves closer to coastal Odisha, ahead of its …
  • Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik dedicates basket of projects in Jajpur 20 Feb 2019 05:49 By Express News Service JAIPUR: Ahead of the elections, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has been extensively touring different districts, launching welfare and development schemes. On Tuesday, Naveen addressed public gatherings at Dharmasala, Binjharpur and …
  • Surprise raids on PDS retailers in Odisha's Jajpur 28 Dec 2018 04:31 By Express News Service JAJPUR: Amid opposition parties’ allegations of irregularities and mismanagement in public distribution system (PDS), the district administration on Thursday conducted surprise raids on PDS retail points in Rasulpur block of the …
  • Odisha: 10 chopped palms of tribals recovered in Jajpur; no formal complaint lodged yet 19 Nov 2018 07:02 Tribals are dependent on forests for their livelihood; including fuel to cook food and to make earning by selling forests goods in markets.Reuters file [Representational Image] Tension gripped Odisha's Jajpur area on Sunday after 10 chopped palms, …
  • Tension grips Odisha after 10 chopped palms recovered in Jajpur area 19 Nov 2018 06:23 Police had found five pairs of chopped palms, which were preserved in a medical box in a club near the site, police said. Jajpur: Tension gripped Odisha's Jajpur area on Sunday after 10 chopped palms, suspected to be of tribals killed in 2006 police …
  • Baitarani river crosses red mark in Jajpur district of Odisha 23 Sep 2018 01:57 By Express News Service JAJPUR/BARIPADA: Heavy rainfall for the last four days has led to rise in water level of Baitarani river  flowing through Jajpur district.At 6 pm on Saturday, the river was flowing at 18.11 metres against the danger mark of 17. …
  • V2 Retail Ltd opens 69th store at Jajpur, Odisha 10 Sep 2018 18:33 V2 Retail Ltd has opened its 69th "V2 Retail" Store at Jajpur (Odisha). This is company's 7th store in the state. With this, the company's 69(Sixty Nine) "V2 Retail" Stores are spread across 17 states and 63 cities. Shares of V2 …
  • Jajpur: Villages marooned, roads washed away 09 Sep 2018 00:58 By Express News Service There is no respite from floods for people of Jajpur district. Like in neighbouring Bhadrak, floods in Baitarani have thrown life out of gear in Jajpur affecting over 40,000 people in 30 panchayats under four blocks. According to …
  • Acute water scarcity hits village in Jajpur 01 Sep 2018 04:11 By Express News Service JAJPUR:  Acute scarcity of potable water has gripped Kulapita village under Salijanga gram panchayat in Danagadi block of Jajpur district. The villagers are forced to make long treks to fetch drinking water from drains. The village, …
  • Wife sets husband on fire in Odisha’s Jajpur district 28 Mar 2018 07:20 By: PTI | Jajpur | Published: March 28, 2018 12:42 pm A woman allegedly burnt her husband to death as he used to thrash her and their children in inebriated state at Saruabili in Jajpur district, police said on Wednesday. Though the incident took place on …
  • Naveen launches projects in Jajpur 24 Mar 2018 19:12 Jajpur: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated the renovated Kusuma pokhari (pond) at the district headquarters town here to mark the 150th anniversary of the Jajpur Municipality. The chief minister spent about 15 minutes at the Kuuma …
  • Tourism push for Jajpur 17 Mar 2018 19:24 Jajpur: The state tourism department will develop tourist spots in the district. The department has decided to provide the necessary infrastructure in this regard. Tourism secretary Mona Sharma said this during a visit to the district on Friday. Sharma …
  • Parched throats in Jajpur village 09 Mar 2018 20:21 DRY LAND Jajpur: Nilapada village under Mahakalapada panchayat, one of the few water-rich areas in the district, is now facing an acute water crisis. Around 1,800 residents of the village, home to 210 families, which are served by many water bodies, wells …
  • Tehsildar in Jajpur assaulted for checking illegal mining 01 Mar 2018 01:58 JAIPUR: IN yet another case of assault on senior Government officials, Vyasanagar tehsildar and other revenue officials were thrashed in broad daylight by a mining mafia and some villagers under Jajpur Road Police limits in the district on Wednesday.   …
  • 'No helmet, no fuel' in Jajpur 20 Feb 2018 21:30 Jajpur: The district administration has made it mandatory for two-wheeler riders to wear helmet. District collector Ranjan Kumar Das announced this decision on Sunday. The move comes in the wake of a number of road accidents in the district. "Jajpur …
  • Crackdown continues on mineral smuggling in Odisha's Jajpur 17 Feb 2018 01:38 Image used for representational purpose. JAIPUR: Tightening the noose on mineral smugglers, four special teams led by Jajpur Collector Ranjan Kumar Das carried out surprise raids at different illegal mining areas across the district on Friday morning. The …
  • Jajpur Administration steps up crackdown on sand mining 12 Feb 2018 00:57 A team of officials deflating the tyre of a sand-laden vehicle | Express JAIPUR: Following widespread outrage over rising clout of mining mafia in Jajpur, the district administration has stepped up its crackdown on smuggling of minor minerals. On Saturday …
  • Now sand mafia target Jajpur Tehsildar 07 Feb 2018 23:19 JAIPUR: Even as mysterious death of Jajpur Town Regional Transport Officer (RTO) Manoj Kumar Behera has brought to fore rampant smuggling of minerals in the district, Jajpur Tehsildar received threat from two sand smugglers on Tuesday which exposed how …
  • RTO death exposes rampant mineral smuggling in Jajpur 06 Feb 2018 21:50 JAIPUR: The shocking death of Jajpur Town Regional Transport Officer (RTO) Manoj Kumar Behera, still shrouded in mystery, has brought the focus back on rampant smuggling of minor minerals which goes right under the nose of the district administration. …
  • Police begin probe into rape charge on Jajpur BJD leader 17 Jan 2018 05:02 JAIPUR: Additional SP Gopal Krushna Patnaik on Tuesday visited Dasarathpur village to investigate the alleged rape of a 32-year-old married woman by a youth leader of the ruling BJD.Patnaik also visited the victim’s house but could not find her as she was …
  • Gutka ban in Jajpur offices 05 Jan 2018 19:55 Jajpur: The district administration has banned chewing of paan (betel leaves), paan masala and gutka at the collectorate and all government offices in the district. Jajpur district collector Ranjan Kumar Das issued the order after he spotted betel juice- …
  • Job fair in Jajpur from Jan 8 01 Jan 2018 03:59 JAJPUR: A two-day job fair will be organised from January 8 at the Government Industrial Training Institute in Baruan under Jajpur block and at Government Polytechnic Institute in Ragadi under Korei block in the district. The event will be jointly …
  • Two-day job fair for Jajpur youths 31 Dec 2017 19:27 Jajpur: The district administration will organise the two-day long Nijukti Mela, a job fair, in January this year. This event will be organised at two places in two different blocks of the district on January 8 and 9, official sources said. The two-day job …
  • Tribal food fest in Jajpur 20 Dec 2017 20:11 Bhubaneswar: At least 50 near extinct indigenous collections of paddy, 21 varieties of raggi, two types of foxtail millet and 41 varieties of plant parts used for medicinal purposes were showcased at the second Khadyotsav in Jajpur on Monday. The event was …
  • Man held on rape charge in Jajpur 18 Dec 2017 19:51 Jajpur: Police have arrested a 34-year-old man on charges of raping a minor girl at Bitana village in the district. The accused has been identified as Keshab Chandra Mallik of the same village within Binjharpur police limits. The medical examination of the …
  • Odisha: Flood washes away crops in Jajpur 03 Aug 2017 04:37 An inundated electrical sub-station at Dandisahi village in Pattamundai | Express JAJPUR: Flash flood in rivers Brahmani and Kharasrota has submerged paddy and vegetable crops in thousands of acres of land in five blocks of Jajpur district.   Even as …
  • Flood situation in Odisha's Jajpur, Kendrapara districts remains grim 31 Jul 2017 18:55 BHUBANESWAR: The flood situation in Odisha's Jajpur and Kendrapara districts continues to be grim. The people in several villages under 14 gram panchayats of Pattamundai Block in Kendrapara district and eight GPs of Aul block continue to remain …
  • Flood situation in Odisha’s Jajpur, Kendrapara districts grim 31 Jul 2017 15:43 By: PTI | Bhubaneswar | Updated: July 31, 2017 7:19 pm Volunteers try to check the water of river Nagabali during flash flood in Rayagada district, Odisha on Monday (PTI Photo) The flood situation in Odisha’s Jajpur and Kendrapara districts continues to …
  • Flood situation in Odisha's Jajpur, Kendrapara districts remains grim 31 Jul 2017 13:00 BHUBANESWAR: The flood situation in Odisha's Jajpur and Kendrapara districts continues to be grim. The people in several villages under 14 gram panchayats of Pattamundai Block in Kendrapara district and eight GPs of Aul block continue to remain …
  • Dharmendra Pradhan visits flood affected area in Jajpur district, Odisha 30 Jul 2017 16:33 Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan (Source: ANI photo) Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday visited flood affected area in Jajpur district of Odisha, news agency ANI reported. Pradhan asked the …
  • Pradhan visits flood hit Jajpur, says over one lakh affected 30 Jul 2017 16:30 [India], July 30 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday visited the flood affected area in Odisha's Jajpur district. He also advised the local administration to focus more on relief to reach the people in marooned …
  • Odisha: Situation tense in flood-struck Jajpur 29 Jul 2017 18:46 [India], July 29 (ANI): Even as the district of Sundergarh returned to normalcy after the water level in the Brahmani, Koel and Ib rivers receded there, flood situation is continuing in the districts in the downstream. In Jajpur district, River Brahmani is …
  • Undertrial dies in police custody in Jajpur 09 Jul 2017 12:54 For representational purpose JAIPUR: An undertrial died in police custody at Dharmasala in Jajpur district, police said today. Gayadhar Tarai (40), arrested in connection with an incident of bomb attack on Saturday, died last night. The family members of …
  • Amit Shah's convoy hits a cow in Odisha's Jajpur 06 Jul 2017 14:28 BJP President Amit Shah waves at supporters as they welcome him on his arrival at Basantapur village on the outskrits of Bhubaneswar on Thursday. | PTI JAJPUR: Bharatiya Jantha Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah’s on-going Odisha tour courted …
  • Jajpur: Newborn girl found buried in vegetable field 27 Mar 2017 01:29 [India], Mar. 27 (ANI): In a shocking incident, a newborn girl was found buried in Dharamsala block Shyamsundarpur village. A case has been registered on the basis of the complaint filed by the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) under Sections 307 and 317 of …
  • Jajpur: Girl child buried alive, rescued by villagers 25 Mar 2017 18:22 By: PTI | Jajpur | Published:March 25, 2017 10:29 pm A newborn female, buried upside down in a field, was on Saturday rescued by villagers at Shyamsundarpur in Jajpur district. The baby, believed to be between 4 and 6 hours old, was first taken to the …
  • Odisha: 14 candidates in Jajpur Zilla Parishad elections have no property 12 Feb 2017 17:08 By: PTI | Jajpur (odisha) | Updated: February 12, 2017 10:27 pm At least 14 candidates in the fray for the Zilla Parishad (ZP) elections in Jajpur district have declared that they don’t have any property or bank deposit while four others in the fray are ‘ …
  • Dutee faces family ire for same-sex relationship 20 May 2019 09:27 BHUBANESWAR/KENDRAPADA: India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand proved once again why she is a trailblazer when she became the first Indian sportsperson to come out of the closet. On Sunday, the 23-year-old revealed that she has been in a same-sex …
  • Cyclone Fani impact: Shrimp exports may dip 25% as power shortage continues 18 May 2019 14:17 The catastrophic cylone Fani, which hit Odisha’s coast on May 3, is likely to take a toll on shrimp exports, adding to the distress of exporters who were roiled by lower international prices last year. "Cyclone Fani, which has caused devastation in …
  • Higher education dept asks institutions for complete damage report 15 May 2019 16:08 BHUBANESWAR: Higher education department on Wednesday asked universities, government and non-government aided colleges of the cyclone affected districts to submit complete damage report of their institutions within seven days. According to the government …
  • Odisha CM announces housing package for people affected due to cyclone “Fani” 13 May 2019 11:31 Category: India, News Posted by Neha Published: May 13, 2019, 8:28 am IST Updated: May 13, 2019, 8:28 am IST Bhubaneswar (Odisha): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday announced housing package for people affected due to cyclone ‘Fani’, stating …
  • "Cyclone-Hit Odisha To Get 1,000 Kilo-Litre Kerosene": Dharmendra Pradhan 13 May 2019 10:39 Government has ensured sufficient supplies of petrol, diesel and LPG to cylone fani-hit Odisha New Delhi: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per request …
  • Pradhan promises supply of 1,000 kilo-litre kerosene to cyclone-hit Odisha 13 May 2019 08:07 [India], May 13 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per a request made by state chief minister Naveen Patnaik in the aftermath of cyclone Fani. …
  • Odisha: Cyclone Fani death toll rises to 64 13 May 2019 02:53 [India], May 13 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 64 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 39 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Khordha (9), …
  • Cyclone Fani: Police personnel, general public from Gajapati donate over Rs 6 Lakhs to CM Relief Fund 13 May 2019 01:29 [India], May 13 (ANI): In a unique gesture, highlighting the police-public coordination for "public good", police officers, staff of the district along with general public under the leadership of Superintendent of Police (SP) Sarah Sharma have …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:48 Cyclone Fani which made landfall in Puri district on May 3 left a trail of destruction in the state. Bhubaneswar: The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official …
  • Death-toll due to 'Fani' touches 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:36 [India], May 11 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Cuttack (6), …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • Cyclone Fani: 'Death toll rises to 41 in Odisha,' says government official 08 May 2019 16:53 The state government informed that situation in eight out of total nine affected districts has improved. Bhubaneswar: The death toll in Cyclone Fani rose to 41 while the rehabilitation is underway on war footing in the affected districts, Commissioner and …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 41 in Odisha, says govt official 08 May 2019 15:32 [India], May 08 (ANI): The death toll in Cyclone Fani rose to 41 while the rehabilitation is underway on war footing in the affected districts, Commissioner and Secretary, Information and Public Relations, Sanjay Singh told ANI on Wednesday. "41 …
  • Cyclone Fani: 160 injured in Puri, three in Bhubaneswar 08 May 2019 07:14 Puri, Bhubaneswar: Around 160 people in Puri and three people in Bhubaneswar have been injured and are undergoing treatment in hospital, State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC, Odisha) said giving details of the damage caused by Cyclone Fani and steps …
  • Cyclone Fani: 160 injured in Puri, three in Bhubaneswar, says officials 07 May 2019 21:54 [India], May 08 (ANI): Around 160 people in Puri and three people in Bhubaneswar have been injured and are undergoing treatment in hospital, State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC, Odisha) said giving details of the damage caused by Cyclone Fani and steps …
  • Odisha: 35 dead in cyclone Fani, 1.4 crore affected 06 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 6 (ANI): At least 35 people died and around 1.4 crore people were affected by cyclone Fani, informed State Emergency Operation Center (SEOC) on Monday. It also stated that 14 districts of the state, namely Angul, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, …
  • Post Fani, Odisha struggles to provide basic services 05 May 2019 09:01 Bhubaneswar, May 5 (IANS) Even after two days of cyclone ‘Fani’ hitting the Odisha coast, the state government is struggling to provide basic amenities to people in the affected areas. The office of Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) said massive relief and …
  • Rescue and relief operations mounted on massive scale in wake of cyclone 'Fani' 04 May 2019 15:27 [India], May 4 (ANI): Rescue and relief operations were mounted on a massive scale in Odisha, which was recovering from devastation on Friday left by Cyclone Fani that crossed West Bengal on Saturday, bringing in its wake heavy rains in Kolkata and causing …
  • 'Fani' led to evacuation of 1.2 m people, single digit death toll: Naveen Patnaik 04 May 2019 10:35 The impact of 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' was also felt in parts of West Bengal, including the beach town of Digha and Andhra Pradesh. Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government claimed that cyclone 'Fani' has led to one of the biggest human …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' led to evacuation of 1.2 million people in Odisha, death toll in single digit: Naveen Patnaik 04 May 2019 09:45 [India], May 4 (ANI): The Odisha government claimed the cyclone 'Fani' has led to one of the biggest human evacuations in history as a record 1.2 million people were evacuated in 24 hours including 3.2 lakh from Ganjam district and 1.3 lakh from …
  • Odisha pulls off ‘biggest’ human evacuation during Fani: CM 04 May 2019 09:11 Bhubaneswar, May 4 (IANS) Braced for the worst after Met declared Super Cyclone Fani to hit Odisha earlier this week, Chief Minister Naveen Ptanaik on Saturday said “a record 1.2 million people were evacuated in 24 hours” claiming to have carried out the “ …
  • Weather forecast, Cyclone Fani HIGHLIGHTS: Storm intensifies, likely to make landfall at Odisha coast by Friday 04 May 2019 03:20 Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani HIGHLIGHTS: The severe Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ (pronounced as ‘Foni’) in the Bay of Bengal intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm” in the last six hours, according to the latest forecast by the India …
  • Cyclone Fani affects normal life in Odisha; severe thunderstorm, heavy rains damage houses 03 May 2019 08:35 Bhubaneswar: Extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani with wind speed touching nearly 200 kmph that made landfall earlier on Friday on the eastern coast wreaking havoc in Odisha, will cross several districts in the state before advancing to neighbouring West …
  • Fani: Severe thunderstorm, rains, gale across Odisha (5th Lead) 03 May 2019 08:23 Bhubaneswar, May 3 (IANS) Extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani with wind speed touching nearly 200 kmph that made landfall earlier on Friday on the eastern coast wreaking havoc in Odisha, will cross several districts in the state before advancing to …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: Odisha seeks 20 more units of NDRF teams for relief and rescue operations 03 May 2019 01:32 Sujit Kumar Bisoy HIGHLIGHTS The SRC has mentioned that the cyclonic storm is likely to touch ground near Puri on Friday forenoon with a wind speed of 170-180 kmph, gusting up to 200 kmph. At least 14 coastal and adjoining districts are likely to be …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: Landfall In A Few Hours From Now, Just 160km Away 02 May 2019 22:48 Severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make a landfall in Odisha today, with strong winds and heavy rainfall. Wind speed may reach as high as 200 kilometers per hour during the landfall in Odisha. Officials say Fani could be the worst storm since 1999, …
  • Cyclonic storm Fani: NCMC to meet today to take stock of emerging situation 02 May 2019 18:34 Image Source : IMD Image Cyclonic storm 'Fani' is expected to make landfall in Odisha on Friday afternoon. Wind speed may touch up to 180 km per hour causing heavy rainfall in the coastal districts of the state, the India Meteorological Department …
  • Cyclone Fani: Evacuation process underway in Odisha 02 May 2019 08:34 Bhubaneswar, May 2 (IANS) A massive evacuation process was underway ahead of the landfall of cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ in Odisha coast, even as Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday appealed people not to panic over the cyclone. About eight lakh people …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: NCMC reviews preparedness; NDRF teams kept ready 02 May 2019 03:56 Odisha, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh brace for Cyclone Fani's landfall on Friday afternoon; National Crisis Management Committee reviews preparedness for Fani for the third straight day in a row; 17 coastal districts of Odisha on high alert. Cabinet …
  • 19 Districts Of Odisha, Bengal, AP And Kolkata To Be Hit By 'Extremely Severe' Cyclone Fani 01 May 2019 18:25 At least 19 districts of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, besides Kolkata are likely to be affected by "extremely severe" cyclonic storm "Fani", which is approaching India's eastern coast and is likely to hit south of Puri on …
  • 19 districts of Odisha, Bengal, Andhra Pradesh and Kolkata to be hit by 'extremely severe' cyclone Fani 01 May 2019 17:05 NEW DELHI: At least 19 districts of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, besides Kolkata are likely to be affected by "extremely severe" cyclonic storm "Fani", which is approaching India's eastern coast and is likely to hit south …
  • Cyclon Fani to make landfall in Odisha on May 3 01 May 2019 16:42 New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ is expected to make landfall in Odisha on May 3 afternoon with wind speeds ranging up to 180 km per hour causing heavy rainfall in the coastal districts of the state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) …
  • Weather forecast, Cyclone Fani News Updates: Storm intensifies, likely to make landfall at Odisha coast by Friday 01 May 2019 05:40 It is very likely to intensify into an “Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm” during the next 36 hours and move towards the Odisha coast, as predicted by the MeT. (Source: PIB) Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: The severe Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha seeks helicopter, additional NDRF teams 30 Apr 2019 17:30 Bhubaneswar, April 30 (IANS) The Odisha government on Tuesday requested the Centre to provide two helicopters and additional National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams for evacuation of affected people as cyclone Fani is likely to hit the coast of the …
  • Fani: Odisha seeks helicopters, additional NDRF teams 30 Apr 2019 17:30 Bhubaneswar, April 30 (IANS) The Odisha government on Tuesday requested the Centre to provide two helicopters and additional NDRF teams for the evacuation of affected people as cyclone Fani is likely to hit the state’s coast on May 3. “We have requested …
  • Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani LIVE News Updates: Storm likely to make landfall at Odisha coast by Friday 30 Apr 2019 12:36 It is very likely to intensify into an “Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm” during the next 36 hours and move towards the Odisha coast, as predicted by the MeT. (Source: PIB) Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: The severe Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM approaches ECI, wants polls to be postponed 30 Apr 2019 09:52 Naveen Patnaik, the Chief Minister of Odisha, on Tuesday approached the Election Commission of India (ECI) asking to postpone the polls in Patkura assembly constituency if Cyclone Fani hits the state. "I am in Delhi to meet the Election Commission of …
  • Odisha ready as 'Fani' expected to hit Puri on Friday 30 Apr 2019 07:47 [India], Apr 30 (ANI): Twenty units of state and 12 units of Central disaster response forces were alerted as "very severe cyclone storm" 'Fani' is expected to reach Odisha coast on Friday, the state government said on Tuesday. "The …
  • Anti Modi speeches- the principal tactic of regional parties till phase 4 29 Apr 2019 10:20 To stay on the message during the long and exhausting month and a half of electioneering is the biggest challenge for political parties. New Delhi: South India completed polling in the third phase and a large chunk of central and east India finished …
  • 72 constituencies in 9 States go to polls in 4th phase today 29 Apr 2019 03:27 New Delhi: Polling for the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha polls began on Monday in 71 Lok Sabha constituencies spread across nine states.Over 12.79 crore voters will decide the fate of 945 candidates today.Appealing voters to turn out in large numbers, …
  • LS polls: Fourth phase of polling begins in 71 seats across 9 states 29 Apr 2019 02:22 New Delhi: Polling for the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha polls began on Monday in 71 Lok Sabha constituencies spread across nine states. Over 12.79 crore voters will decide the fate of 945 candidates today. Appealing voters to turn out in large numbers, …
  • Fourth phase of voting on Monday: Over 12.79 crore voters, 945 candidates, 71 LS seats in 9 states 28 Apr 2019 17:56 [India], Apr 28 (ANI): Over 12.79 crore voters will decide the fate of 945 candidates on 71 Lok Sabha seats spread across nine states during the fourth phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha polls on Monday.As per the election schedule, five seats in Bihar, one in …
  • Naveen Patnaik-Baijayant Panda in a battle of prestige 28 Apr 2019 02:23 Kendrapara constituency has been a BJD bastion where the BJP’s performance was not so impressive in the last two polls. Bhubaneswar: Odisha chief minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik and his yesteryear’s most trusted lieutenant Baijayant Jay are now …
  • Elections 2019: Naveen Patnaik fights prestige battle 27 Apr 2019 21:01 BHUBANESWAR: Odisha chief minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik and his yesteryear’s most trusted lieutenant Baijayant Jay Panda are now fighting a bitter and acrimonious poll battle in Kendrapara Lok Sabha constituency. Mr Patnaik, who is known for …
  • BJD alleges distribution of cash among voters by Baijayant Panda's aides 27 Apr 2019 11:15 [India], Apr 27 (ANI): The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Saturday wrote a letter to Odisha's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Surendra Kumar, alleging "distribution of cash among voters" by four associates of Baijayant Panda, BJP's Lok Sabha …
  • Prestige battle for Baijayant, Naveen in Kendrapara 26 Apr 2019 16:41 Bhubaneswar, April 26 (IANS) Once a close confidant of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, high profile former Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda faces the toughest battle of his political career as he has turned out to be the enemy …
  • Winning in Puri, Cuttack and Kendrapada with huge margins: Piyush Goyal 21 Apr 2019 19:35 [India], Apr 21 (ANI): Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said that the BJP is winning with huge margins from Puri, Cuttack and Kendrapada Lok Sabha seats in Odisha. "I went to Puri, Cuttack and now Kendrapada, in Odisha. All three are prestigious …
  • PM Narendra Modi to campaign for high-profile candidates like Jay Panda, Babul Supriyo, Shekhawat & Rajashekharan 18 Apr 2019 03:22 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to campaign for some high-profile candidates of the party in states where the opposition has put up a stiff battle against them. This strategy is also expected to send a signal to the opposition of the …
  • Fit Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik silences his sceptics 06 Apr 2019 06:52 BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik revealed what his fitness regime looks like in a two-minute and eight-second video released on social media on Friday. The 73-year-old bachelor, dressed in the ubiquitous white, loose-fitting kurta-pyjama and …
  • BJD declares candidates for 2 LS, 7 Assembly seats 02 Apr 2019 18:00 Bhubaneswar, April 2 (IANS) Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday announced the candidates for seven Assembly and two Lok Sabha seats for the upcoming elections. Sitting Pallahara MLA Mahesh Sahu is BJD’s …
  • Odisha Congress names 7 LS, 20 Assembly candidates 29 Mar 2019 09:22 Bhubaneswar, March 29 (IANS) The Congress on Friday released the list of candidates for seven Lok Sabha and 20 Assembly seats in Odisha. Navajyoti Patnaik, son of Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) President Niranjan Patnaik, will contest from the Balasore …
  • Odisha: Bijay Mohapatra returns, will poll fortunes too? 29 Mar 2019 04:47 Express News Service KENDRAPARA: Former Minister and senior leader Bijay Mohapatra’s re-entry into BJP on Thursday has evoked mixed reactions from party leaders and people in the district. While some of his supporters termed it a good move, others slammed …
  • India- As many as 100 artisans to exhibit handicrafts at 6 day 'Natural Fibre and Languishing Craft Exhibition' 15 Mar 2019 14:08 (MENAFN - KNN India) As many as 100 artisans to exhibit handicrafts at 6 day 'Natural Fibre and Languishing Craft Exhibition' Bhubaneswar, Mar 15 (KNN) As many as 100 artisans from various districts of Odisha are exhibiting handicraft goods at a …
  • 19 yrs in office, Odisha CM looks for a high five 15 Mar 2019 08:06 BHUBANESWAR: In office since 2000, and with 20 out of Odisha’s 21 Lok Sabha seats in his kitty, four-time chief minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik is confident of holding his stead one more time, in the face of an emergent BJP. The …
  • 19 years in office and frontrunner still, Naveen looks for a high five 15 Mar 2019 01:19 BHUBANESWAR: In office since 2000, and with 20 out of Odisha’s 21 Lok Sabha seats in his kitty, four-time chief minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik is confident of holding his stead one more time, in the face of an emergent BJP. The …
  • In a first, BJD to keep 33% of seats for women 10 Mar 2019 22:24 BHUBANESWAR: Odisha chief minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik put his promise of giving greater representation to women in electoral politics into practice on Sunday, announcing hours before the Election Commission declared the Lok Sabha and Assembly …
  • BJD to field women in 33% LS seats in Odisha 10 Mar 2019 09:39 BHUBANESWAR: BJD president and Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday indicated that his party will field women candidates in 33 per cent of the 21 Lok Sabha seats in Odisha in the forthcoming general elections. “Odisha will send 33 per cent women …
  • Baijayant Panda joins BJP, blasts BJD 04 Mar 2019 15:32 BHUBANESWAR: Industrialist-politician Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda joined the BJP — as was widely expected ever since he quit the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD nine months ago in May last year — in New Delhi on Monday. Speaking to reporters after donning the saffron …
  • Utkal University rural campus to offer courses on education, communication 03 Mar 2019 04:16 BHUBANESWAR/KENDRAPADA: Utkal University's rural campus near Chandikhole in Jajpur district will offer bachelor and master degrees in education, postgraduate diploma in communication for development and three certificate courses from next year. …
  • Oil PSUs taken up education projects in 17 Odisha districts: Dharmendra Pradhan 25 Feb 2019 07:51 Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said PSUs under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas have taken up various corporate social responsibility projects to upgrade educational facilities in 17 of the 30 districts in Odisha Union Petroleum Minister …
  • Oil PSUs taken up edu projects in 17 Odisha districts: Pradhan 25 Feb 2019 06:38 BHUBANESWAR: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Sunday said Public Sector Undertakings under his ministry have taken up various projects to upgrade educational facilities in 17 districts of Odisha. "The dream of New Odisha shall be incomplete …
  • 'My son will finish his dad's job' 16 Feb 2019 06:08 KENDRAPADA: Even as residents of Shikar village in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha kept talking on Friday about the life and death of Prasanna Sahoo, who was killed in the terrorist attack at Pulwama in Jammu & Kashmir on Thursday, his inconsolable …
  • Appropriating an Icon: RSS Celebrates Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose 03 Feb 2019 09:05 On this 23rd January BJP-RSS organized various programs to honor Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. In one of these programs, a clash took place leading to a curfew in Kendrapada, Orissa. In different meeting organized by BJP-RSS attempt was made to draw …
  • Risky rides on boats a daily affair for people   09 Jan 2019 03:05 By Express News Service JAGATSINGHPUR:  It seems, the recent Hukitola boat tragedy has failed to wake up the administration to the risky ferry service business in the district. Unregistered and dilapidated boats continue to operate at different ghats of …
  • Odisha: 5 killed, 1 critical as car rams into truck 07 Jan 2019 08:46 : Five people were killed and one was critically injured after a car they were travelling in collided with a truck in Kendrapada district of Odisha on Monday. The incident took place on National Highway 5 at around 2 am, when six members of a dance group …
  • Odisha: Nine, including seven children, die after boat capsizes in Kendrapara district 05 Jan 2019 07:58 Kendrapara district in Odisha. The deceased were part of a tourist group from Hasina village in Jagatsinghpur district. The group was returning from a visit to Hutikola on Jambu Island, which is situated at the estuary of the Mahanadi and the Bay of Bengal …
  • Adani, GAIL & Bharat Gas to invest Rs 34 bn in gas distribution in Odisha 19 Nov 2018 13:41 Adani Gas Ltd, GAIL Gas Ltd and Bharat Gas Resources Ltd ( a subsidiary of BPCL) will invest Rs 34 billion in creating city gas distribution (CGD) network in Odisha in the next eight years in seven geographical areas (GA) covering 17 districts. A CGD …
  • Death toll climbs to 27, relief-restoration work stepped up 15 Oct 2018 19:20 BHUBANESHWAR: With the recovery of three more bodies on Monday, the death toll in cyclone Titli and the subsequent flood in Odisha rose to 27, even as relief and restoration activities have been stepped up, officials said. The three bodies were found in …
  • Cyclone Titli: Death toll climbs to 27, relief-restoration work stepped up 15 Oct 2018 17:31 BHUBANESHWAR: With the recovery of three more bodies on Monday, the death toll in cyclone Titli and the subsequent flood in Odisha rose to 27, even as relief and restoration activities have been stepped up, officials said. The three bodies were found in …
  • 15-day relief for rain-hit families in three dists 14 Oct 2018 04:46 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday announced a special package for Ganjam, Gajapati and Rayagada, the worst hit districts in the cyclone Titli and subsequent floods, even as the State Government launched massive …
  • Odisha CM conducts aerial survey of cyclone-hit districts 13 Oct 2018 13:08 Bhubaneswar, Oct 13 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday conducted an aerial survey of areas affected by cyclone Titli and consequent flood in the state. The Chief Minister said the flood caused by the cyclone damaged crops and …
  • Cyclone Titli: Raging seawater enters coastal villages of Kendrapada 12 Oct 2018 03:36 By Express News Service KENDRAPARA: Seawater inundated several villages situated close to the shore in the district following high tide due to cyclone Titli on Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The seawater ingress sparked panic among villagers as …
  • India - Tropical cyclone TITLI update (DG ECHO, GDACS, JTWC, IMD, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 11 October 2018) 11 Oct 2018 13:16 Tropical cyclone TITLI made landfall north of Mandasa (Andhra Pradesh, India) on 11 October early morning UTC with maximum sustained winds of 165 km/h. Heavy rainfall has affected Odisha, with Digha recording 142 mm, Balasore 109 mm, Bhubaneswar 69 mm, …
  • Cyclone Titli: Fishing boat with 5 fishermen capsizes 11 Oct 2018 10:32 [India], Oct 11 ANI: A fishing boat with five fishermen onboard capsized at Odisha's Gopalpur on Thursday owing to severe cyclonic storm Titli. However, the India Coast Guard Disaster and Rescue team rescued all the five fishermen. Earlier on Thursday, …
  • Cyclone Titli to weaken gradually with time: IMD 11 Oct 2018 05:36 [India], Oct 11 (ANI): The 'very severe cyclonic storm', Titli, which made landfall near Gopalpur district in Odisha this morning will weaken gradually and is expected to turn into a "deep depression" by Friday morning, India …
  • Cyclone Titli: Nearly 3 lakh people evacuated in Odisha 10 Oct 2018 19:43 Bhubaneswar, Oct 11 (IANS) As many as 3 lakh people have been evacuated in Odisha on Wednesday in view of severe cyclonic storm Titli, which is likely to hit the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh coast on Thursday morning. The people have been evacuated from …
  • Odisha gears for 'severe cyclonic storm' Titli 10 Oct 2018 18:42 BHUBANESHWAR: Odisha evacuated more than 3 lakh people from low-lying areas, opened cyclone shelters and assembled disaster management teams on Wednesday, as cyclonic storm Titli hurtled towards its coast. The cyclone is expected to make landfall at 5.30 …
  • Odisha readies emergency teams as Cyclone Titli approaches 10 Oct 2018 16:37 BHUBANESHWAR: Odisha evacuated more than 3 lakh people from low-lying areas, opened cyclone shelters and assembled disaster management teams on Wednesday, as cyclonic storm Titli hurtled towards its coast. The cyclone is expected to make landfall at 5.30 …
  • Cyclone Titli 09 Oct 2018 06:30 NEW DELHI: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said a depression over the Bay of Bengal is likely to concentrate into a cyclonic storm during the next 48 hours. Under its impact, several parts of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh will receive …
  • Cylcone Titli: Storm may hit Odisha, coastal Andhra Pradesh; heavy rains expected 09 Oct 2018 05:29 NEW DELHI: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said a depression over the Bay of Bengal is likely to concentrate into a cyclonic storm during the next 48 hours. Under its impact, several parts of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh will receive …
  • Storm likely to hit Odisha and Andhra by Oct 10 08 Oct 2018 14:01 Bhubaneswar: A depression over the Bay of Bengal, which would further intensify into a cyclonic storm on Wednesday and cause heavy rains in many parts of Odisha especially in coastal areas, prompted the state government to issue alert and cancel holidays …
  • Cyclone in Odisha 08 Oct 2018 13:25 BHUBANESWAR: National Emergency Response Centre (NERC) under the ministry of home affairs on Monday asked Odisha government for a likely cyclonic storm over the southeast Bay of Bengal. Issuing an advisory to the chief secretary, the NERC has asked to …
  • Cyclonic storm likely to hit Odisha and Andhra Coast by October 10 08 Oct 2018 12:53 BHUBANESWAR: National Emergency Response Centre (NERC) under the ministry of home affairs on Monday asked Odisha government for a likely cyclonic storm over the southeast Bay of Bengal. Issuing an advisory to the chief secretary, the NERC has asked to …
  • 4 Collectors in Odisha’s on alert as Baitarani river crosses danger mark 08 Sep 2018 09:21 Bhubaneswar, Sep 8 (IANS) Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Bishnupada Sethi on Saturday asked four District Collectors to remain on the alert as the Baitarani river crossed its danger mark. The SRC asked the District Collectors of Keonjhar, Jajpur, …
  • Suspected Lashkar handler held by NIA at Delhi airport 06 Aug 2018 19:10 The NIA has already chargesheeted Nayeem and Habibur Rehman along with nine others in the case it registered last year. (Representational) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Monday arrested a key suspect in a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) financing network at …
  • IOCL asks CBI to investigate gangster’s link with petrol pumps 20 Jul 2018 22:21 By: PTI | Bhubaneswar | Published: July 19, 2018 3:38:26 pm The petrol outlets were allotted to Titos family in 2015, IOCL officials said. (Representational Image) The Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has sought a probe by the Central Bureau of …
  • Odisha District Collectors put on flood alert 20 Jul 2018 11:34 Bhubaneswar, July 20 (IANS) The Odisha government on Friday asked all the District Collectors to remain alert to meet any possible flood situation with the Met Department predicting heavy rainfall across the state in the next two days. “Indian …
  • Larsen & Toubro Wins Orders Valued Rs.1,391 Crore 14 Jun 2018 05:54 Larsen & Toubro Limited has won orders worth 1,391 Crore across various business segments. L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited: L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited (LTHE), a wholly owned subsidiary of engineering and construction major Larsen …
  • Where is Manipur?..I'm from Manipur!! :: Raghu Ningthoujam 05 Jun 2018 00:31 Where is Manipur....? "I'm from Manipur....!" "Loss of an erstwhile Kingdom to a Hamlet with an antagonistic name...!" Raghu Ningthoujam * Manipur in rajasthan The question "where is Manipur...?" looks to be funny and …
  • Jay Panda's resignation and its effects on Odisha's politics 02 Jun 2018 08:43 For a change, the BJP does not have to fight against its familiar foe the Congress in Odisha where Naveen Patnaik's regional party the BJD is ruling for almost two decades. The Congress has significantly lost its base languishing at the third position. …
  • Suspended BJD leader Jay Panda quits party 28 May 2018 11:24 NEW DELHI: Baijayant (Jay) Panda, who was suspended from primary membership of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in January, today quit the party reported ANI news agency. Panda, a Member of Parliament, was on January 24 suspended by BJD president and Odisha chief …
  • Suspended Biju Janata Dal leader Baijayant Panda quits party 28 May 2018 10:21 NEW DELHI: Baijayant (Jay) Panda, who was suspended from primary membership of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in January, today quit the party reported ANI news agency. Panda, a Member of Parliament, was on January 24 suspended by BJD president and Odisha chief …
  • Politics is a game of perception 22 May 2018 08:28 I spend my leisure time talking with people on various topics usually dominated by politics. While talking to a betel shop owner on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar, I asked for his views about who would form government in Odisha in 2019. "CM Naveen is …
  • Wheelchair-bound student excels in matric exam 11 May 2018 10:42 KENDRAPADA: Baraja Kumar Das, 15, a wheelchair-bound boy of Sankhapada village under Mahakalapada block in Kendrapada district, is now the pride of the area. With sheer hard work, he has managed to get A-2 grade by scoring 518 marks out of 600 in the High …
  • Odisha HSC Result 2018: Wheelchair-bound student excels in matric exam 11 May 2018 09:44 KENDRAPADA: Baraja Kumar Das, 15, a wheelchair-bound boy of Sankhapada village under Mahakalapada block in Kendrapada district, is now the pride of the area. With sheer hard work, he has managed to get A-2 grade by scoring 518 marks out of 600 in the High …
  • Baby found dead in well 'after being snatched from cot by monkey' 02 Apr 2018 14:43 Sub-inspector S.M. Baral said: ‘The mother is saying that she saw a monkey take away her child.’ (Picture: EyeEm)A baby boy has been found drowned in a well after reportedly being snatched by a monkey in India. The 16-day-old child was sleeping under a …
  • Baby believed snatched by monkey is found dead 02 Apr 2018 14:16 New Delhi: Indian police say a 16-day-old baby boy believed to have been snatched by a monkey has been found drowned in a well. The infant was sleeping under a mosquito net at his home in the eastern state of Odisha on Friday when he was taken by a rhesus …
  • Baby snatched by monkey found dead 02 Apr 2018 13:59 Indian police say a 16-day-old baby boy believed to have been snatched by a monkey has been found drowned in a well. The infant was sleeping under a mosquito net at his home in the eastern state of Odisha on Friday when he was taken by a rhesus macaque, a …
  • Baby believed snatched by monkey in India is found dead 02 Apr 2018 13:43 NEW DELHI: Indian police say a 16-day-old baby boy believed to have been snatched by a monkey has been found drowned in a well. The infant was sleeping under a mosquito net at his home in the eastern state of Odisha on Friday (Mar 30) when he was taken by …
  • Class X students welcome CBSE decision of not holding maths exam across India 31 Mar 2018 21:59 BHUBANESWAR: Class X students, who were under pressure over the leak of mathematics question paper and its re-examination, welcomed the decision of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for not holding the re-examination across the country. Class …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • Finding Fani 18 May 2019 20:19 Ramchandra Naik, a labourer, carries his grandson towards a multipurpose cyclone shelter built by the Red Cross at Jagannathpatna village in Brahmagiri block of Puri. Express Photo by Partha Paul.  The trees seem frozen in time. Shorn of leaves, their bare …
  • Centre, Odisha discuss restoration of banking services in Fani-hit districts 16 May 2019 23:02 ATMs will start working after power is restored. (PTI) Senior officials from the Union Finance Ministry and the state finance department on Thursday discussed measures to speedily restore banking services in cyclone-affected districts in Odisha, as well as …
  • GST return filing dates extended in cyclone-hit Odisha 16 May 2019 15:57 Bhubaneswar, May 16 (IANS) The Central government has extended the deadlines for various Goods and Services Tax (GST) returns for taxpayers registered in cyclone-hit Odisha, an official said on Thursday. State Information and Public Relations Secretary …
  • Cyclone Fani: Around 20 lakh trees uprooted in Odisha 13 May 2019 13:56 [India], May 13 (ANI): After cyclone Fani hit Odisha coast, a forest department's report brought to the light that around 20 lakh trees uprooted in the area, including the ecologically sensitive varieties of the trees. "It will take a long time to …
  • April GST return filing deadline extended till 20 June in parts of Odisha 13 May 2019 11:25 The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for taxpayers …
  • "Cyclone-Hit Odisha To Get 1,000 Kilo-Litre Kerosene": Dharmendra Pradhan 13 May 2019 10:39 Government has ensured sufficient supplies of petrol, diesel and LPG to cylone fani-hit Odisha New Delhi: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per request …
  • Deadline for filing April GST sales returns extended by a month for 14 districts in Odisha 13 May 2019 10:09 NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for …
  • Pradhan promises supply of 1,000 kilo-litre kerosene to cyclone-hit Odisha 13 May 2019 08:07 [India], May 13 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per a request made by state chief minister Naveen Patnaik in the aftermath of cyclone Fani. …
  • Odisha: Cyclone Fani death toll rises to 64 13 May 2019 02:53 [India], May 13 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 64 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 39 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Khordha (9), …
  • Cyclone Fani aftermath: Eight days on, Odisha grapples with power outage, protests break out in several areas 11 May 2019 11:03 Puri: A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Puri (PTI Photo) Downed power lines and water scarcity remained elusive in most cyclone-ravaged areas of coastal Odisha for the eighth day in a row despite the government’s …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:48 Cyclone Fani which made landfall in Puri district on May 3 left a trail of destruction in the state. Bhubaneswar: The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official …
  • Death-toll due to 'Fani' touches 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:36 [India], May 11 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Cuttack (6), …
  • Cyclone Fani: Officers hold review meeting, provide food in affected areas of Odisha 10 May 2019 21:47 [India], May 11 (ANI): Odisha Information and Public Relations secretary said that the government has provided enough food to the cyclone-affected districts Puri and Khordha. "We have given around 3500 quintals of dry food in Puri and Khordha …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • Oil firms restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-battered regions of Odisha 10 May 2019 13:00 New Delhi, May 10 () Working round-the-clock to restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-hit regions of Odisha, state-owned oil marketing companies have operationalised almost all petrol pumps and LPG distribution centres in the three districts …
  • India: Cyclone “Fani” Joint Rapid Needs Assessment (JRNA) Report 2019 In the aftermath of the Cyclone in Odisha in May 2019 10 May 2019 10:12 Fani intensified into a cyclone on 27th April 2019. On 3rd May, it took the form of a very severe Tropical Cyclone (Category 4), with an estimated maximum sustained surface wind speed of 175-185 km/h gusting to 210 km/h crossing Odisha coast. While …
  • Cyclone Fani: Food distribution on track in Puri 09 May 2019 18:54 The Odisha government has appeared to have overcome the initial hiccups in delivering food to the cyclone-hit villages and slums in urban areas, especially in Puri district. Five hundred and three kitchens are working full time, and the people are given 50 …
  • Cyclone-Hit Odisha State on Recovery Path, Says India’s Disaster Relief Chief 08 May 2019 14:52 Interviews 17:05 08.05.2019(updated 17:31 08.05.2019) Get short URL India’s National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) says that it has deployed 44 teams to actively monitor ongoing relief and rehabilitation measures in the country’s eastern state of Odisha …
  • Cyclone Fani: 160 injured in Puri, three in Bhubaneswar 08 May 2019 07:14 Puri, Bhubaneswar: Around 160 people in Puri and three people in Bhubaneswar have been injured and are undergoing treatment in hospital, State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC, Odisha) said giving details of the damage caused by Cyclone Fani and steps …
  • Cyclone Fani: 160 injured in Puri, three in Bhubaneswar, says officials 07 May 2019 21:54 [India], May 08 (ANI): Around 160 people in Puri and three people in Bhubaneswar have been injured and are undergoing treatment in hospital, State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC, Odisha) said giving details of the damage caused by Cyclone Fani and steps …
  • Cyclone ‘Fani’: Death toll rises to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 20:10 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Sameer Published: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Updated: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Bhubaneswar: At least 37 people lost their lives and around 1.48 crore people were affected due to cyclone ‘Fani’, the state government …
  • India: World Vision on the ground caring for families in post-Cyclone Fani devastation 07 May 2019 03:23 Thousands of children have survived Cyclone Fani in India and Bangladesh—the worst storm to hit the Indian subcontinent in 20 years—but now they have fresh concerns. “The primary concern of children still living in cyclone shelters is about getting back to …
  • Odisha: 35 dead in cyclone Fani, 1.4 crore affected 06 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 6 (ANI): At least 35 people died and around 1.4 crore people were affected by cyclone Fani, informed State Emergency Operation Center (SEOC) on Monday. It also stated that 14 districts of the state, namely Angul, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, …
  • Mamata Refuses Cyclone Fani Review Meeting With PM Modi, Says Officials Busy In Elections 06 May 2019 14:41 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee refused to hold a review meeting on Cyclone Fani with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, according to the PMO sources. The Central government had written to the West Bengal government about a review meeting of state …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll mounts to 16 in Odisha, relief work underway as storm barrels towards Bangladesh 06 May 2019 11:40 Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Saturday that he will visit Odisha on May 6. (PTI) Cyclone Fani, which left a trail of destruction in Odisha yesterday, barrelled towards Bangladesh after not causing much havoc in West Bengal on Saturday. Chief …
  • Fani aftermath: Death toll reaches 34, CM Patnaik announces three-pronged plan for affected districts 06 May 2019 11:38 On Twitter CM @Naveen_Odisha also pledged that “loss of crops, animal resources and fisheries will be assessed and compensated for. Tree plantation will be taken up in mission mode after relief and restoration work is completed”. Odisha Chief Minister …
  • Cyclone Fani: PM announces Rs 1000 crore more for relief work; praises Naveen Patnaik 06 May 2019 11:22 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 06, 2019, 1:16 pm IST Updated: May 06, 2019, 1:16 pm IST Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday conducted an aerial survey to take stock of the loss and destruction in areas affected by …
  • Dalai Lama donates Rs 10 lakhs to Odisha for relief work 06 May 2019 11:22 Category: India Posted by Shameen Published: May 06, 2019, 4:15 pm IST Updated: May 06, 2019, 4:15 pm IST Bhubaneswar: Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has donated Rs 10 lakhs for restoration and relief work in areas affected by Cyclone Fani in Odisha. …
  • Cyclone Fani: PM grants Rs 1,000 cr more for relief work; hails CM Patnaik 06 May 2019 11:21 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday conducted an aerial survey to take stock of the loss and destruction in areas affected by Cyclone Fani in Odisha and announced Rs 1,000 crore more to the state government for conducting relief and restoration work. …
  • Cyclone Fani: Dalai Lama donates Rs 10 lakhs to Odisha for relief work 06 May 2019 10:37 [India], May 6 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has donated Rs 10 lakhs for restoration and relief work in areas affected by Cyclone Fani in Odisha. In a letter to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Dalai Lama said, "I appreciate that …
  • Cyclone Fani: PM Modi conducts aerial survey in Odisha 06 May 2019 06:37 [India], May 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday conducted an aerial survey to take stock of the loss and destruction in areas affected by Cyclone Fani in Odisha. He was received by Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief M Naveen Patnaik and Union …
  • India: Situation report regarding CYCLONIC STORM “FANI”as on 03rd May, 2019 up to 1530 Hrs. 05 May 2019 05:45 1. Background i. A Low pressure area was formed over east equatorial Indian Ocean (EIO) and adjoining southeast of Bay of Bengal (BoB) on 25.04.2019 intensifying into a Severe Cyclonic Storm over southeast & adjoining southwest BoB. ii. It intensified …
  • Cyclone Fani to ‘weaken further’ in next 6 hours, lay centred over Bangladesh: IMD 04 May 2019 09:23 Fani weakened into a deep depression and lay centred over Bangladesh (IMD/Twitter) New Delhi: The cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ that wreak havoc in Odisha on Friday and West Bengal on Saturday, has now weakened into a deep depression and lay centred over …
  • Air India announces additional flight for passengers stranded at Bhubaneswar 04 May 2019 08:45 The Air India has announced an additional flight for passengers stranded at Bhubaneswar airport due to cyclone Fani. The flight will leave for Bhubaneswar from Delhi Airport at 3 pm and from Bhubaneswar to Delhi at 5.45 pm. Also, Air India on Saturday …
  • Cyclone Fani weakens, likely to enter Bangladesh around noon 04 May 2019 07:09 A woman carries pitchers next to uprooted trees and a fallen signboard following Cyclone Fani in Khordha district in the eastern state of Odisha, India, May 3, 2019. (REUTERS/R Narendra) Kolkata, May 4 (IANS):  Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms …
  • Cyclone Fani uproots trees, triggers rain in West Bengal 04 May 2019 06:56 [India], May 4 (ANI): Rain lashed Kolkata as cyclone Fani hits West Bengal by crossing Kharagpur earlier on Saturday. Trees were uprooted in towns in coastal West Bengal including Digha, Mandarmani, Tajpur, Sandehskhali and Contai as the storm surge …
  • Cyclone Fani crosses West Bengal, reaches Bangladesh 04 May 2019 05:39 NET Bureau Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, reached Bangladesh on Saturday several hours after it unleashed a trail of massive destruction claiming at least 10 lives in Odisha from where it entered …
  • How do you save 1 million people from a cyclone? 04 May 2019 05:33 By Hari Kumar, Jeffrey Gettleman & Sameer Yasir BHUBANESWAR: Flights were canceled. Train service was out. And one of the biggest storms in years was bearing down on Odisha, one of India’s poorest states, where millions of people live cheek by jowl in …
  • How do you save 1 million people from a cyclone? Ask Odisha 04 May 2019 04:28 Damaged structures and uprooted trees lie along a road in Puri district after Cyclone Fani hit the coastal eastern state of Odisha, India, Friday, May 3, 2019. (AP Photo) By Hari Kumar, Jeffrey Gettleman and Sameer Yasir Flights were canceled. Train …
  • Cyclone Fani batters Odisha, worst blows over 04 May 2019 00:04 In Puri, after Cyclone Fani made landfall Friday. (Express Photo: Partha Paul) With wind storms gusting up to 175 kmph and incessant rains bringing down trees, power and communications lines and thatched houses, cyclone Fani tore through the eastern coast …
  • How Do You Save a Million People From a Cyclone? Ask a Poor State in India - The New York Times 03 May 2019 23:22 BHUBANESWAR, India — Flights were canceled. Train service was out. And one of the biggest storms in years was bearing down on Odisha, one of India’s poorest states, where millions of people live cheek by jowl in a low-lying coastal area in mud-and-stick …
  • How Do You Save a Million People From a Cyclone? Ask a Poor State in India 03 May 2019 22:03 BHUBANESWAR, India — Flights were canceled. Train service was out. And one of the biggest storms in years was bearing down on Odisha, one of India’s poorest states, where millions of people live cheek by jowl in a low-lying coastal area in mud-and-stick …
  • Major cyclone kills three in India, Bangladesh 03 May 2019 18:50 A woman carries pitchers next to uprooted trees and a fallen signboard following Cyclone Fani in Khordha district in the eastern state of Odisha, India, May 3, 2019. — Reuters picPURI (India), May 3 — At least three people died today as Cyclone Fani, the …
  • Cyclone Fani: Naval Dornier Aircraft conducts aerial survey in Odisha 03 May 2019 16:55 [India], May 3 (ANI): To assess the impact of cyclone Fani in Odisha, an aerial survey was conducted by the Naval Dornier Aircraft. The aerial survey observed extensive devastation to vegetation in many places around Puri, read a statement. "A large …
  • Cyclone Fani lashes Odisha, leaves 3 dead and over 160 injured 03 May 2019 15:31 [India], May 3 (ANI): Cyclone Fani on Friday lashed Odisha, triggering heavy rainfall accompanied by wind touching speed of 200 kmph, and left three persons dead besides over 160 injured, a trail of destruction that included damaged houses, uprooted trees …
  • Cyclone Fani lashes Odisha, leaves 3 dead besides over 160 injured 03 May 2019 15:31 Bhubaneswar: Cyclone Fani on Friday lashed Odisha, triggering heavy rainfall accompanied by wind touching the speed of 200 kmph, and left three persons dead besides over 160 injured, a trail of destruction that included damaged houses, uprooted trees and …
  • UPDATE 5-Cyclone slams into Indian temple town, Bangladesh braces with evacuation order 03 May 2019 14:30 BHUBANESWAR, India/ DHAKA (Reuters) - A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, damaging houses in the tourist town of Puri and wounding 160 people after a million people were moved into storm shelters. Trees were uprooted, power and telecom …
  • Cyclone slams into Indian temple town, Bangladesh braces with evacuation order 03 May 2019 14:05 BHUBANESWAR, India/ DHAKA (Reuters) - A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, damaging houses in the tourist town of Puri and wounding 160 people after a million people were moved into storm shelters. Trees were uprooted, power and telecom …
  • Cyclone Fani makes landfall in Odisha, causes extensive damage 03 May 2019 13:46 [India], May 3 (ANI): Heavy rains along with a wind speed of 175 kmph battered Odisha as powerful cyclone Fani made landfall close to the temple town of Puri on Friday morning, leaving a trail of destruction in the state.The impact of the "extremely …
  • Fani: Trees uprooted, houses destroyed in Odisha 03 May 2019 08:22 Bhubaneswar (Odisha): Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm Fani made landfall at around 8 am on Friday morning. The Odisha government on Thursday evacuated over 11 lakh people from low-lying areas. The storm is now likely to move towards the West Bengal coast …
  • Cyclone Fani causes extensive damage to power infra, standing trees 03 May 2019 07:35 The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani hit Odisha coast near Puri on Friday morning, causing extensive damage to power infrastructure, thatched houses and standing trees. One person died in Kendrapara district while several others were injured in five …
  • Cyclone Fani Set To Hit Odisha Soon, Over A Million Evacuated: 10 Points 03 May 2019 02:40 Cyclone Fani: The Navy, Air Force and the NDRF and the Coast Guard are on standby. (Reuters) New Delhi:  Over a million people have been evacuated to temporary shelters in Odisha as Cyclone Fani - billed as the most severe cyclonic storm since the super …
  • Cyclone Fani set to make landfall near Puri around 9:30 am Friday, here are 10 points to know 02 May 2019 20:47 By Online Desk The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make its landfall on Friday morning around 9.30 am close to Odisha's Puri, much before the earlier forecast of 3 pm. These districts--Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, …
  • Evacuations On, Flights Cancelled As Cyclone Fani Nears: 10 Points 02 May 2019 18:39 The Navy, Air Force and National Disaster Response Force and the Coast Guard are on standby. (Reuters) New Delhi:  Almost 1 million people have been evacuated to temporary shelters in Odisha as Cyclone Fani - billed as the most severe cyclonic storm since …
  • Cyclone Fani Likely To Hit Odisha Tomorrow, PM Reviews Preps: 10 Points 02 May 2019 10:08 Cyclone Fani: PM Modi reviews preparedness with his senior officers New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a high-level meeting to review preparedness on the ground ahead of Cyclone Fani. The cyclone is expected to make landfall tomorrow …
  • Cyclone Fani: Defence Forces On Standby, Over 8 Lakh Evacuated In Odisha 02 May 2019 02:34 Cyclone Fani: NDRF teams have been deployed in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal Puri, Odisha:  Cyclone Fani is expected to make a landfall south of Puri in Odisha anytime after tomorrow afternoon. According to the latest forecast by the Joint Typhoon …
  • For Fani, Election Commission lifts election code in 11 Odisha districts 01 May 2019 21:40 Bhubaneswar: The Election Commission has approved the lifting of model code of conduct in 11 districts in Odisha to facilitate speedy relief and rescue operation in view of cyclonic storm Fani, a poll official said on Wednesday. This will expedite the …
  • Cyclone Fani: 8 lakh to be evacuated in Odisha (2nd Lead) 01 May 2019 16:42 Bhubaneswar, May 1 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said that about eight lakh people would be evacuated in view of “extremely severe” cyclonic storm Fani, which is likely to hit the coast in Puri on May 3 afternoon. Chairing a high …
  • Armed forces on alert as Odisha braces for 'Fani' 01 May 2019 14:35 Bhubaneswar-Defence forces are on high alert, educational institutions ordered shut and thousands in coastal districts being evacuated as Odisha braces for cyclone 'Fani', the extremely severe cyclonic storm that is likely to make landfall near …
  • Armed forces on alert as Odisha braces for cyclonic storm 'Fani' 01 May 2019 13:53 Bhubaneswar-Defence forces are on high alert, educational institutions ordered shut and thousands in coastal districts being evacuated as Odisha braces for cyclone 'Fani', the extremely severe cyclonic storm that is likely to make landfall near …
  • 'Fani' to hit Puri on Friday with speed of about 175 kmph: JTWC 01 May 2019 13:34 [India], May 1 (ANI): Cyclonic storm 'Fani' is expected to make a landfall near Balukhand village in Puri district of Odisha, where a yellow alert is in place, on Friday afternoon with a speed of about 175 kmph, Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) …
  • India elections: EC lifts poll code in Odisha... 01 May 2019 10:24 The CM had also requested postponement of the Patkura Assembly elections. The Election Commission has approved the lifting of model code of conduct in 11 districts in Odisha to facilitate speedy relief and rescue operation in view of cyclonic storm Fani, a …
  • Odisha works on war footing to tackle cyclone Fani 01 May 2019 08:57 BHUBANESWAR: With the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani inching closure towards the Odisha coast, the state government has intensified its precautionary measures to deal with any situation. The government has assigned 11 IAS officers to supervise the …
  • Odisha on yellow alert as Cyclone Fani turns ‘extremely severe’ 01 May 2019 07:43 Cyclone Fani which has intensified into an ‘extremely severe’ cyclonic storm will cross the Odisha coast between Gopalpur and Chandbali by Friday afternoon with a maximum sustained wind of speed 175-185 kmph gusting to 205 kmph. The Met department has …
  • Cyclone Fani Heads To Odisha, Poll Code Lifted In 11 Districts: 10 Points 01 May 2019 07:06 Cyclone Fani: Fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea. (PTI) New Delhi:  As Cyclone Fani gained strength and moved closer to the Odisha coast, the state was put on "yellow" alert by the weather department. The Odisha government …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' now 'extremely severe storm', Odisha on alert; poll code lifted 01 May 2019 06:47 The sea conditions are very likely to be rough to very rough along and off Odisha Coast on May 2 and become high to phenomenal by May 4. Bhubaneswar: Cyclone 'Fani' has intensified into an 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' and it will cross …
  • Election Commission lifts poll code in Odisha ahead of cyclone Fani 01 May 2019 05:30 By IANS NEW DELHI / BHUBANESWAR: The Election Commission has approved the lifting of model code of conduct in 11 districts in Odisha to facilitate speedy relief and rescue operation in view of cyclonic storm Fani, a poll official said on Wednesday. …
  • EC lifts poll code in Odisha ahead of cyclone Fani 01 May 2019 04:56 New Delhi/Bhubaneswar, May 1 (IANS) The Election Commission has approved the lifting of model code of conduct in 11 districts in Odisha to facilitate speedy relief and rescue operation in view of cyclonic storm Fani, a poll official said on Wednesday. …
  • Ex-IAS officer takes on former IPS officer in battle for Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha seat 21 Apr 2019 12:11 By IANS BHUBANESWAR: It's a fight between a former IAS official and an ex-IPS officer in the prestigious Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha constituency in Odisha. For the first time, Bhubaneswar, which goes to the polls in the third phase of Lok Sabha elections on …
  • Ex-IAS takes on former IPS in battle for Bhubaneswar 21 Apr 2019 11:19 Bhubaneswar, April 21 (IANS) It’s a fight between a former IAS official and an ex-IPS officer in the prestigious Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha constituency in Odisha. For the first time, Bhubaneswar, which goes to the polls in the third phase of Lok Sabha …
  • BJP will respond to Manguli Jena’s murder not by a bullet but by ballot: Dharmendra Pradhan 15 Apr 2019 13:19 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Apr 15, 2019, 2:07 pm IST Updated: Apr 15, 2019, 2:07 pm IST Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday accused Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of shedding crocodile tears over the …
  • Odisha: Pradhan accuses CM of shedding crocodile tears on BJP worker's killing 15 Apr 2019 12:44 [India], Apr 15 (ANI): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday accused Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of "shedding crocodile tears" on the murder of BJP worker in Khordha district yesterday, and appealed to people to respond to the …
  • BJP leader killed in Odisha, shutdown called 15 Apr 2019 11:07 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Apr 15, 2019, 1:30 pm IST Updated: Apr 15, 2019, 1:30 pm IST Bhubaneswar: A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Odisha’s Khordha town, police said on Monday. Party …
  • BJP leader shot dead outside party office house near Bhubaneswar 15 Apr 2019 10:12 BHUBANESWAR: A local Bharatiya Janata Party leader was shot dead by two unidentified men on a scooter outside the party’s Khorda office, near Bhubaneswar on Sunday night mid--poll sparking protests by state BJP and a bandh call by them on Monday. The …
  • BJP leader shot dead in Odisha 15 Apr 2019 06:32 Bhubaneswar, April 15 (IANS) A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was shot dead by unidentified men in Odisha’s Khordha town late on Sunday, police said on Monday. Khordha Mandal President Manguli Jena was shot at near Khurda BJP MLA candidate Kalucharan …
  • Odisha: BJP Mandal president shot dead in Khordha 14 Apr 2019 21:39 [India], Apr 15 (ANI): BJP Khordha Mandal President Manguli Jena was allegedly shot dead by two unidentified bike-borne miscreants near his party office, the police said. Further details are awaited. (ANI)
  • BJD seeks public opinion to prepare manifesto 05 Mar 2019 11:31 Bhubaneswar, March 5 (IANS) The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has launched a people connect programme to seek their opinion for drafting manifesto for the 2019 Assembly and Lok Sabha polls. Odisha Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik launched the ‘Ghare …
  • Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas, Skill Development & Entrepreneurship inauguratesMain Campus of Skill Development Institute(SDI),Bhubaneswar 24 Feb 2019 15:33 The Main Campus of the Skill Development Institute (SDI), Bhubaneswar, managed by Indian Oil Corporation, was inaugurated by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas, Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, at a special …
  • Luminaries to Attend Inauguration of Main Campus of Skill Development Institute (SDI), Bhubaneswar 24 Feb 2019 13:38 The Main Campus of the Skill Development Institute (SDI), Bhubaneswar, managed by Indian Oil Corporation, will be inaugurated at a special function to be held at Taraboi Village, Jatni, Khordha, today in the presence of a distinguished gathering of guests …
  • Odisha approves investment proposals worth Rs 1,197.41 crore 20 Feb 2019 13:25 Feb 20, 2019 (Contify via COMTEX) -- Bhubaneswar, Feb 19 (IANS) The Odisha government on Tuesday approved eight proposals envisaging investments of Rs 1,197.41 crore and employment opportunities for 5,162 people. The proposals were approved in a meeting of …
  • Terror a result of Cong's appeasement politics: Yogi 20 Feb 2019 13:22 Bhubaneswar: BJP leader and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday blamed what the Congress party’s appeasement politics for the scourge of terrorism that India is grappling with now. “Recall when the Congress-led government was in power …
  • Terrorism a result of Congress’ appeasement politics: Yogi Adityanath 20 Feb 2019 11:49 Bhubaneswar: BJP leader and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday blamed what the Congress party’s appeasement politics for the scourge of terrorism that India is grappling with now. “Recall when the Congress-led government was in power …
  • Odisha man held for smuggling 8kg ganja by train 11 Jan 2019 20:28 Bengaluru: A man from Odisha who transported 8kg of marijuana (ganja) to the city via a train has been arrested by railway police. A Bengalurean, the alleged receiver of the consignment, has also been nabbed. Neelakanta Palai, 42, resident of Khordha …
  • Odisha man who smuggled 8kg ganja by train held at station 11 Jan 2019 03:10 BENGALURU: A man from Odisha who transported 8kg of marijuana (ganja) to the city via a train has been arrested by railway police. A Bengalurean, the purported receiver of the contraband, is also in police net. Neelakanta Palai, 42, resident of Khordha …
  • In Odisha, how a jobs revolution is giving rural poor a fresh start 07 Jan 2019 11:12 Skill training workshop in Odisha. (Express photo) It took Poonam Kumari three months to turn her life around from an unemployed high school graduate to an internationally awarded coffee ‘brew-master’. And it started when her father, a truck driver, …
  • CM seeks financial autonomy for Odisha 26 Dec 2018 10:14 Bhubaneswar, Dec 26 (IANS) Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday demanded financial autonomy for Odisha as he attacked the Central government for failing to carry out development work in the state. The Chief Minister said the state will not need …
  • Who is feeding the monster of corruption, Modi asks in Odisha 25 Dec 2018 00:27 Modi refrained from naming the BJD, unlike his last speech in Odisha in September. (Source: PTI)  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressed a rally in Odisha’s Khordha district, where he focused on the Centre’s contribution towards the state’s …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Naveen Patnaik, KCR meet in Odisha; drop hints of possible tie up 23 Dec 2018 22:15 Patnaik greets Rao in Bhubaneswar on Sunday. (PTI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik received his Telangana counterpart K Chandrashekar Rao, popularly known as KCR, in Bhubaneswar on Sunday. After the meet, both leaders dropped hints of a possible …
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate IIT-Bhubaneswar on Monday 20 Dec 2018 22:00 Image Source : PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate IIT-Bhubaneswar on Monday as also a basket of projects involving a cumulative investment of over Rs 14,523 crore in Odisha, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on …
  • PM to inaugurate IIT-Bhubaneswar campus 20 Dec 2018 14:56 Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi. (Source: REUTERS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar on Monday along with a basket of projects involving a cumulative investment of over Rs 14,523 crore …
  • PM to inaugurate IIT-Bhubaneswar on Monday 20 Dec 2018 13:50 New Delhi, Dec 20 () Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate IIT-Bhubaneswar on Monday as also a basket of projects involving a cumulative investment of over Rs 14,523 crore in Odisha, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Thursday. The prime minister …
  • Abhijit Iyer-Mitra released on bail 08 Dec 2018 03:19 Delhi-based defence analyst Abhijit Iyer-Mitra reached Chennai from here on Friday after he was released on bail in two cases that were pending against him in Odisha. His counsel Nikhil Mehra told The Hindu that Mr. Iyer-Mitra, who is unwell, was not ill- …
  • Innovative crop drying technology to boost harvest 05 Dec 2018 23:15 Farmers in Odisha will soon have a handy tool to bring down quantitative and qualitative losses caused by high moisture content during post-harvest operation. An innovative drying technology, Solar Bubble Dryer, developed jointly by International Rice …
  • Elephant chases terrified villagers onto roofs in rampage that left three injured 02 Dec 2018 17:56 They're one of the most beloved and affectionate animals in the world, but this footage shows just how dangerous elephants can be at times. The video shows a young male that went on a rampage through the village of Khordha in India, where at least …
  • Rogue elephant chases terrified villagers onto roofs as rampage sparks panic 02 Dec 2018 17:43 They're one of the most beloved and affectionate animals in the world, but this footage shows just how dangerous elephants can be at times. The video shows a young male elephant that went on a rampage through the village of Khordha in India, where at …
  • In a first, price of diesel in Odisha exceeds petrol rate 23 Oct 2018 07:34 Written by Sampad Patnaik | Bhubaneswar | Updated: October 23, 2018 2:48:30 am Odisha charges a uniform 26 per cent VAT on both. (File) With diesel costlier than petrol in the state, Odisha has reportedly created a record in fuel prices in the country and …
  • Cyclone Titli: Nearly 3 lakh people evacuated in Odisha 10 Oct 2018 19:43 Bhubaneswar, Oct 11 (IANS) As many as 3 lakh people have been evacuated in Odisha on Wednesday in view of severe cyclonic storm Titli, which is likely to hit the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh coast on Thursday morning. The people have been evacuated from …
  • Odisha gears for 'severe cyclonic storm' Titli 10 Oct 2018 18:42 BHUBANESHWAR: Odisha evacuated more than 3 lakh people from low-lying areas, opened cyclone shelters and assembled disaster management teams on Wednesday, as cyclonic storm Titli hurtled towards its coast. The cyclone is expected to make landfall at 5.30 …
  • Odisha readies emergency teams as Cyclone Titli approaches 10 Oct 2018 16:37 BHUBANESHWAR: Odisha evacuated more than 3 lakh people from low-lying areas, opened cyclone shelters and assembled disaster management teams on Wednesday, as cyclonic storm Titli hurtled towards its coast. The cyclone is expected to make landfall at 5.30 …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Odisha sweats in heat, humidity 20 May 2019 06:38 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Intense heat continued to make life miserable for residents of the State Capital which recorded 39.7 degree Celsius and 71 per cent humidity on Sunday. The neighbouring Cuttack also sizzled at 39.4 degree C and 68 per …
  • Finding Fani 18 May 2019 20:19 Ramchandra Naik, a labourer, carries his grandson towards a multipurpose cyclone shelter built by the Red Cross at Jagannathpatna village in Brahmagiri block of Puri. Express Photo by Partha Paul.  The trees seem frozen in time. Shorn of leaves, their bare …
  • Cyclone Fani: Adequate steps taken to avoid outbreak of any epidemic in state, assures Odisha government 18 May 2019 12:27 Image Source : AP Cyclone Fani aftermath, outbreak of epidemic in Odisha Adequate steps have been taken to avoid the outbreak of any epidemic in the aftermath of cyclone 'Fani', the Odisha government claimed on Friday. According to an official …
  • One well for 600 villagers in Mayurbhanj district 17 May 2019 13:04 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Water crisis in rural areas of Mayurbhanj district has deepened in various areas as the mercury soars by the day. The crisis is acute in Wards  1, 5 and 6 of Patpur village of Talapada panchayat under Badasahi block. A …
  • Election Commission Orders Re-polling In 34 Booths Of 10 Odisha Districts 15 May 2019 20:30 The Election Commission of India has ordered fresh polling in 34 booths in 10 districts including three in Puri district on May 19, an official said Tuesday. Puri district has been worst hit by the cyclone Fani which made landfall near Puri town on May 3. …
  • Higher education dept asks institutions for complete damage report 15 May 2019 16:08 BHUBANESWAR: Higher education department on Wednesday asked universities, government and non-government aided colleges of the cyclone affected districts to submit complete damage report of their institutions within seven days. According to the government …
  • Thunderstorm, lightning alert issued for parts of Odisha 15 May 2019 15:56 [India], May 15 (ANI): The Meteorological centre on Wednesday said thunderstorm and lightning is likely to occur in parts of Odisha today. The alert comes days after Cyclone Fani wreaked havoc in the state, claiming the lives of as many as 64 people. …
  • 'Fani had longest life span among tropical cyclones in the bay' 14 May 2019 12:33 BHUBANESWAR: Cyclone 'Fani', which pulverized parts of coastal Odisha on May 3, had the longest life span among tropical cyclones in the Bay of Bengal, an eminent meteorologist said Tuesday. "The elongated time period of the extremely severe …
  • Death toll due to cyclone Fani rises to 64 in Odisha; locals block roads, demand swift action on civic problems 13 May 2019 16:03 Image Source : PTI Death toll due to cyclone Fani rises to 64 in Odisha With 21 fresh casualties being confirmed on Sunday, the death toll due to cyclone Fani has swelled to 64 in Odisha. The development comes 9 days after the 'extremely severe' …
  • April GST return filing deadline extended till 20 June in parts of Odisha 13 May 2019 11:25 The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for taxpayers …
  • "Cyclone-Hit Odisha To Get 1,000 Kilo-Litre Kerosene": Dharmendra Pradhan 13 May 2019 10:39 Government has ensured sufficient supplies of petrol, diesel and LPG to cylone fani-hit Odisha New Delhi: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per request …
  • Deadline for filing April GST sales returns extended by a month for 14 districts in Odisha 13 May 2019 10:09 NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for …
  • Pradhan promises supply of 1,000 kilo-litre kerosene to cyclone-hit Odisha 13 May 2019 08:07 [India], May 13 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has promised to supply 1,000 kilo-litre of subsided kerosene to Odisha, as per a request made by state chief minister Naveen Patnaik in the aftermath of cyclone Fani. …
  • Odisha: Cyclone Fani death toll rises to 64 13 May 2019 02:53 [India], May 13 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 64 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 39 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Khordha (9), …
  • Cyclone Fani toll across Odisha rises up to 64 12 May 2019 15:33 Bhubaneswar, May 12 (IANS) The toll due to Cyclone Fani, which left a trail of destruction and devastation through coastal Odisha as it hit the state on May 3, has increased to 64, a official report said on Sunday. A Cyclone Situation Report released from …
  • Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:48 Cyclone Fani which made landfall in Puri district on May 3 left a trail of destruction in the state. Bhubaneswar: The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official …
  • Death-toll due to 'Fani' touches 43 in Odisha 11 May 2019 10:36 [India], May 11 (ANI): The death toll in Odisha due to cyclone Fani has touched 43 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 21 according to official estimates released by the Odisha government on Saturday. Puri was followed by Cuttack (6), …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • Oil firms restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-battered regions of Odisha 10 May 2019 13:00 New Delhi, May 10 () Working round-the-clock to restore normalcy in fuel supplies in cyclone-hit regions of Odisha, state-owned oil marketing companies have operationalised almost all petrol pumps and LPG distribution centres in the three districts …
  • India: Cyclone “Fani” Joint Rapid Needs Assessment (JRNA) Report 2019 In the aftermath of the Cyclone in Odisha in May 2019 10 May 2019 10:12 Fani intensified into a cyclone on 27th April 2019. On 3rd May, it took the form of a very severe Tropical Cyclone (Category 4), with an estimated maximum sustained surface wind speed of 175-185 km/h gusting to 210 km/h crossing Odisha coast. While …
  • IndianOil teams work round-the-clock to maintain supplies in cyclone-affected districts of Odisha 08 May 2019 18:31 IndianOil teams are working round-the-clock to maintain supplies and restore normalcy in the cyclone-affected districts of Odisha. The Corporation is also rushing 1,000 solar lanterns, 10,000 candles and 5,000 weather-proof flexible sheets to Odisha. …
  • IndianOil-Odisha’s unflinching commitment to combat Fani reflected through actions and results 08 May 2019 10:14 On 30th April 2019, IndianOil got the final clue of Cyclone "Fani" changing its track and with re-curve reaching Odisha coast between Gopalpur and Chanbali on 3rd of May'19 at 5.30 PM. The predicted wind speed range of 180 KMPH to 200 KMPH …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha seeks Centre's help in restoration of power, telecom 08 May 2019 08:31 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday sought the Centre's help in restoration power and telecom services in Puri and Khurda districts, worst hit by cyclone 'Fani', due to shortage of skilled manpower, an official said. The state has to …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM donates one year's salary | 10 points 08 May 2019 07:54 Image Source : PTI Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik In view of cyclone 'Fani', Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik donated a year's salary to the chief minister fund. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday demanded Rs 17,000 crore long-term …
  • Cyclone ‘Fani’: Death toll rises to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 20:10 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Sameer Published: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Updated: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Bhubaneswar: At least 37 people lost their lives and around 1.48 crore people were affected due to cyclone ‘Fani’, the state government …
  • Cyclone death toll increases to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 14:04 Bhubaneswar, May 7 (IANS) The death toll due to cyclone Fani has increased to 37 in Odisha, said an official on Tuesday. While 21 died in Puri district, where the devastating cyclone made landfall on May 3, five people were killed in Cuttack and four in …
  • Fani toll rises to 35, lakhs still without water, power 07 May 2019 11:34 New Delhi: The death toll due to cyclone 'Fani' rose to 35 in Odisha on Monday, as lakhs of people still grapple with water shortage and snapped power supply, three days after the storm barrelled through the coastal parts of the state, an official …
  • Odisha: 35 dead in cyclone Fani, 1.4 crore affected 06 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 6 (ANI): At least 35 people died and around 1.4 crore people were affected by cyclone Fani, informed State Emergency Operation Center (SEOC) on Monday. It also stated that 14 districts of the state, namely Angul, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, …
  • Relentlessly working to minimise damage to life and property: PM Modi on Cyclone Fani 06 May 2019 12:01 The prime minister assured continuous support from the central government. A day after cyclonic storm Fani ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, a massive restoration and relief work was launched on war-footing Saturday across 10,000 …
  • Cyclone Fani: 16 killed as ‘extremely severe cyclonic storm’ sweeps away houses, destroys towns in Odisha 06 May 2019 12:00 Image Source : PTI 16 killed in Cyclone Fani in Odisha At least 16 people were killed and nearly one crore people were affected as Cyclone Fani wreaked havoc in Odisha on Friday. The government has now mounted a massive restoration work across 10,000 …
  • India: Situation report regarding CYCLONIC STORM “FANI”as on 03rd May, 2019 up to 1530 Hrs. 05 May 2019 05:45 1. Background i. A Low pressure area was formed over east equatorial Indian Ocean (EIO) and adjoining southeast of Bay of Bengal (BoB) on 25.04.2019 intensifying into a Severe Cyclonic Storm over southeast & adjoining southwest BoB. ii. It intensified …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 16 dead; Odisha govt mounts massive restoration work across 10,000 villages 05 May 2019 05:42 An estimated one crore people in 10,000 villages and 52 urban agglomerations in around 14 districts were affected by Cyclone Fani.IANS Extremely severe tropical cyclonic storm Fani made landfall in Odisha on Friday, May 3, near the coastal city of Puri, …
  • Cyclone Fani weakens, death toll rises to 16 04 May 2019 22:04 (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) NEW DELHI, May 4 (KUNA) -- Indian authorities said on Saturday that the death toll following Cyclone Fani made a landfall on Friday in eastern Indian state of Odisha rose to 16 people as extremely severe cyclonic storm …
  • Rescue and relief operations mounted on massive scale in wake of cyclone 'Fani' 04 May 2019 15:27 [India], May 4 (ANI): Rescue and relief operations were mounted on a massive scale in Odisha, which was recovering from devastation on Friday left by Cyclone Fani that crossed West Bengal on Saturday, bringing in its wake heavy rains in Kolkata and causing …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: 59 flights cancelled in Guwahati, 8 in Agartala, 2 in Dimapur, 2 in Lilabari, 4 in Dibrugarh and 6 in Imphal 04 May 2019 14:54 Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, entered West Bengal post midnight on Saturday, hours after making landfall and causing havoc in Odisha on Friday. According to the Meteorological department, the …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 12 dead; PM to visit Odisha 04 May 2019 14:25 A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall in Puri. Photograph: Courtesy @IndiaCoastGuard/Twitter New Delhi, May 4 (PTI): A day after the “rarest of rare” summer cyclone Fani ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, …
  • Cyclone Fani LIVE: Assam govt suspends ferry services following heavy rains; relief work underway in Odisha 04 May 2019 11:31 Cyclone 'Fani' leaves 12 dead in Odisha, relief work underway A day after cyclonic storm 'Fani' ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, a massive restoration and relief work was launched on war-footing Saturday across 10,000 …
  • 'Fani' led to evacuation of 1.2 m people, single digit death toll: Naveen Patnaik 04 May 2019 10:35 The impact of 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' was also felt in parts of West Bengal, including the beach town of Digha and Andhra Pradesh. Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government claimed that cyclone 'Fani' has led to one of the biggest human …
  • Cyclone 'Fani': NEET 2019 exam postponed in Odisha 04 May 2019 10:07 The decision has been taken following a request from the Odisha administration in view of the rehabilitation work being underway in state. New Delhi: The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2019 has been postponed in Odisha due to cyclone ' …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' Leaves 12 Dead In Odisha 04 May 2019 10:02 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) BHUBANESWAR — A day after cyclonic storm 'Fani' ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, a massive restoration and relief work was launched on war-footing Saturday across 10,000 villages and urban areas, …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' led to evacuation of 1.2 million people in Odisha, death toll in single digit: Naveen Patnaik 04 May 2019 09:45 [India], May 4 (ANI): The Odisha government claimed the cyclone 'Fani' has led to one of the biggest human evacuations in history as a record 1.2 million people were evacuated in 24 hours including 3.2 lakh from Ganjam district and 1.3 lakh from …
  • Odisha pulls off ‘biggest’ human evacuation during Fani: CM 04 May 2019 09:11 Bhubaneswar, May 4 (IANS) Braced for the worst after Met declared Super Cyclone Fani to hit Odisha earlier this week, Chief Minister Naveen Ptanaik on Saturday said “a record 1.2 million people were evacuated in 24 hours” claiming to have carried out the “ …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' leaves 12 dead in Odisha, relief work underway 04 May 2019 08:20 PM Modi spoke to Odisha CM and discussed the prevailing situation in the aftermath of the cyclone's landfall in the coastal state. Bhubaneswar: A day after cyclonic storm 'Fani' ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, a massive …
  • India's strongest storm is here. 3 killed as cyclone Fani wreaks havoc in Odisha | 10 developments 03 May 2019 14:34 Cyclone Fani | The cyclonic storm completely moved into land With a wind speed of over 185 kmph, severe cyclonic storm Fani barrelled into the coast of Odisha's Puri district on Friday (May 3) morning. Large areas in Odisha and other places have been …
  • Flying debris kills woman in Odisha as cyclone Fani gains strength 03 May 2019 14:33 A 65-year-old woman died after a suspected heart attack at a cyclone shelter. Twitter Three people were killed as cyclone Fani battered the Odisha coast on Friday. The deadly tropical cyclone wreaked havoc in several parts of Odisha, especially Puri …
  • India: Asia Pacific: Cyclone Fani Information bulletin n° 2 03 May 2019 12:36 This bulletin is being issued for information only and reflects the current situation and details available at this time. The Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS), with the support of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), …
  • Weakened cyclone 'Fani' to vent fury over Bengal, North-East states on Saturday 03 May 2019 11:30 Extremely severe cyclone 'Fani' weakened a round lower as a still powerful very severe cyclone after landfall over the Odisha on Friday morning, but was expected to retain this status until 5.30 pm in the evening. It lay centred over land over …
  • 'Fani' fury weakens, heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha, AP, Bengal, northeast: MHA 03 May 2019 10:45 NEW DELHI: The eye of cyclonic storm 'Fani' has "completely moved into land" by 10 am Friday weakening its fury, but heavy rainfall is still predicted in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and parts of the northeastern states, the Home …
  • Cyclone Fani affects normal life in Odisha; severe thunderstorm, heavy rains damage houses 03 May 2019 08:35 Bhubaneswar: Extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani with wind speed touching nearly 200 kmph that made landfall earlier on Friday on the eastern coast wreaking havoc in Odisha, will cross several districts in the state before advancing to neighbouring West …
  • Fani: Severe thunderstorm, rains, gale across Odisha (5th Lead) 03 May 2019 08:23 Bhubaneswar, May 3 (IANS) Extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani with wind speed touching nearly 200 kmph that made landfall earlier on Friday on the eastern coast wreaking havoc in Odisha, will cross several districts in the state before advancing to …
  • Fani to make morning landfall; 11 lakh evacuated as rain lashes coastal Odisha 03 May 2019 07:58 Fani to make morning landfall; 11 lakh evacuated as rain lashes coastal Odisha As Cyclone Fani triggered downpour coupled with squally wind in coastal Odisha on Thursday, the state government moved 11 lakh people to safety and advised the public to remain …
  • EVMs shifted to safety, says Odisha Chief Electoral Officer ahead of cyclone 03 May 2019 05:33 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) of Mohana and Parlakhemundi Assembly constituencies for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections have been shifted from MR Boys High School to the new EVM godown at the collectorate of …
  • Fani to make morning landfall; 11 lakh evacuated 03 May 2019 03:38 Bhubaneshwar: As Cyclone Fani triggered downpour coupled with squally wind in coastal Odisha on Thursday, the state government moved 11 lakh people to safety and advised the public to remain indoor on Friday, ahead of its landfall around 9.30 am close to …
  • Cyclone Fani Hits Odisha, Wind Speed At 200 Km/Hour: 10 Points 03 May 2019 03:29 Cyclone Fani: The Indian Meteorological Department has warned of "phenomenal" sea conditions Puri, Odisha:  Cyclone Fani, the most severe storm since the super cyclone of 1999 that killed 10,000 people in Odisha, has started making its impact …
  • Cyclone Fani Set To Hit Odisha Soon, Over A Million Evacuated: 10 Points 03 May 2019 02:40 Cyclone Fani: The Navy, Air Force and the NDRF and the Coast Guard are on standby. (Reuters) New Delhi:  Over a million people have been evacuated to temporary shelters in Odisha as Cyclone Fani - billed as the most severe cyclonic storm since the super …
  • Cyclone Fani Likely To Hit Odisha Coast In Less Than An Hour 03 May 2019 02:40 Cyclone Fani: The Indian Meteorological Department has warned of "phenomenal" sea conditions Puri, Odisha:  Cyclone Fani, the most severe storm since the super cyclone of 1999 that killed 10,000 people in Odisha, is expected to hit the coast …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha Begins Evacuating Over 8 Lakh People 02 May 2019 21:48 BHUBANESHWAR — A massive operation was launched in Odisha on Thursday to evacuate over 8 lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani moved closer to the eastern coast, officials said. As per the latest bulletin of …
  • Cyclone Fani set to make landfall near Puri around 9:30 am Friday, here are 10 points to know 02 May 2019 20:47 By Online Desk The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make its landfall on Friday morning around 9.30 am close to Odisha's Puri, much before the earlier forecast of 3 pm. These districts--Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, …
  • Cyclone Fani: Massive evacuation underway as Odisha braces for storm; 203 trains cancelled 02 May 2019 18:06 Indian fishermen attempt to bring their boat ashore amid strong winds at Chandrabhaga beach in Puri district of eastern Odisha (AP Photo) India is bracing for an extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani as it moves closer to coastal Odisha, ahead of its …
  • 8 lakh people evacuated in India ahead of major cyclone 02 May 2019 10:38 India mounted its biggest-ever evacuation effort of pulling back an estimated 8,00,000 people from low-lying areas along the coast of the Bay of Bengal in Odisha as the severe cyclonic storm Fani is set to hit the eastern state tomorrow afternoon. As per …
  • Massive evacuation ops underway in Odisha ahead of Cyclone Fani 02 May 2019 07:37 According to the SRC, the evacuation of eight lakh people is the largest-ever evacuation operation in the country. Bhubaneswar: A massive operation was launched in Odisha Thursday to evacuate over eight lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the …
  • 500 policemen exercise their franchise via postal ballots in Mayurbhanj 26 Apr 2019 18:51 [India], Apr 26 (ANI): More than 500 policemen deployed in election duty exercised their franchise for the ongoing Lok Sabha polls through postal ballot system here on Friday. Cops were given an opportunity to cast their votes at Reserve police field as …
  • PC culture delayed projects in Mayurbhanj, alleges Tudu 21 Apr 2019 06:53 By Express News Service  An electrical engineer in Odisha Hydro Power Corporation, Bisweswar Tudu took VRS to fight the General Elections as BJP Parliamentary constituency candidate from Mayurbhanj this time. A political novice, he is pitted against BJD …
  • JMM to field Anjani Soren from Mayurbhanj 11 Mar 2019 06:00 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) supremo Shibu Soren’s daughter Anjani will contest from Mayurbhanj Lok Sabha constituency, the party’s Central Working president Hemant Soren said. The candidature of Anjani, Hemant Soren’s …
  • Ticket seekers step up efforts in Mayurbhanj 07 Mar 2019 04:55 Express News Service BARIPADA: With the General Elections drawing closer, ticket aspirants for Mayurbhanj Lok Sabha seat have stepped up campaigning through banners, posters, hoardings and social media platforms to remain politically relevant till the …
  • Class 6 student found 5-month pregnant in Mayurbhanj district 08 Feb 2019 06:42 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Tension ran high in Morada area of Mayurbhanj district after a Class VI student of a Mahanpur Government residential school for SC and ST children was found five months pregnant. The accused is a 14-year-old student of the …
  • Village in Odisha's Mayurbhanj facing lack of basic amenities for survival 25 Jan 2019 02:48 [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Development is still a far cry for more than 700 villagers of a village in tribal-dominated Mayurbhanj district in Odisha. As claimed by villagers, the village is facing lack of basic amenities for survival.  One of the villagers, …
  • Stir hits courts in Mayurbhanj 18 Jan 2019 02:49 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Activities in all judicial courts in Mayurbhanj district were paralysed on Thursday as lawyers took out a procession here demanding establishment of a permanent bench of Orissa High Court in Baripada. Mayurbhanj District …
  • Santhals pray for forefathers at Mayurbhanj’s Baruni Ghat 17 Jan 2019 02:38 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Thousands of Santhals on Wednesday immersed the mortal remains of their dead family members at Baruni Ghat, the confluence of Budhabalanga, Jarali and Sarali rivers, in Mayurbhanj district. This is a part of the three-day …
  • Elephant dies of electrocution in Odisha's Mayurbhanj 16 Nov 2018 13:07 Nov 16, 2018, 15:24 ISTSource: ANIIn yet another unfortunate incident, an elephant died of electrocution in Odisha's Mayurbhanj. The adult elephant died after coming in contact with 11 kW wire. The elephant was under the jurisdiction of the Simlipal …
  • Mayurbhanj: Doctors forced to treat patients under candlelight 25 Sep 2018 15:36 Sep 25, 2018, 17:30 ISTSource: TNNDoctors in a hospital in Odisha's Mayurbhanj are being forced to dispense medical treatment to patients using candles and flashlights, risking the lives of many, due to an acute crisis of power in the area. The reason …
  •  Mayurbhanj district activists detains two tuskers to protest against their relocation 04 Jul 2018 02:36 By Express News Service BARIPADA:  Activists of Mayurbhanj district unit of Congress and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) detained two trained tuskers who were on their way to Satkosia Tiger Reserve at Phulbandh Chowk, around 27 km from Jashipur, in protest …
  • Witchcraft spreads its vicious tentacles in Mayurbhanj, Balasore 24 Jun 2018 01:24 Express News Service BARIPADA: Witchcraft, a superstitious practice, has become a matter of grave concern in Mayurbhanj and Balasore districts. Two such sorcery related cases highlight the vicious grip of the practice in the rural tribal areas where people …
  • Rain brings little relief in Mayurbhanj  21 Jun 2018 01:57 By Express News Service BARIPADA: Despite hopes that thundershowers would help end a raging heat wave in tribal-dominated Mayurbhanj district, the rain brought only limited relief on Wednesday.  The day temperature has been ranging from 40 to 42 degree …
  • Elephant-man tussle unabated in Mayurbhanj 25 Apr 2018 01:57 Image used for representational purpose. (Express File Photo) BARIPADA: People in the interior pockets of Baripada sadar of Mayurbhanj district had been living in fear after one person was reportedly killed in attack by an elephant. Bisu Dehuri allies Sibu …
  • Watch: Rare 17-feet king cobra rescued from Mayurbhanj 15 Apr 2018 01:42
  • Trainee Pilot Injured As IAF Trainer Jet Crashes In Odisha's Mayurbhanj 20 Mar 2018 12:20 A Hawk aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district on Tuesday afternoon during a routine training sortie after taking off from Kalaikunda airbase in West Bengal. The trainee pilot, who has been injured in the accident, has  …
  • Indian Air Force plane crashes near Jharkhand border in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district, pilots injured 20 Mar 2018 11:14 An Indian Air Force plane crashed near the Odisha-Jharkhand border after taking off from Kalaikunda airbase in West Bengal, official sources said. As per reports, severely injured pilots have been rushed to a nearby hospital. According to Jamshedpur Senior …
  • Crafts, food & more at Mayurbhanj fest 15 Mar 2018 19:34 STAGE SET: Actor Uttam Mohanty (centre) and other delegates release the Mayurbhanj Festival brochure in Bhubaneswar. Picture by Ashwinee Pati Bhubaneswar: A replica of Jwalamukhi Temple, one of the 51 shakti peeths of Goddess Shakti, located in Mayurbhanj, …
  • Denied hearse, tribal carries son’s body for 10 kilometres in Mayurbhanj 11 Mar 2018 01:51 BARIPADA: In a sordid re-run of the story of Dana Majhi, who had to walk a 10-km distance shouldering the body of his wife sparking off widespread outrage, a tribal man from Mayurbhanj district carried his dead son to Baripada bus stand as he was unable to …
  • Elephants destroy 12 houses, consume paddy in Mayurbhanj district 05 Mar 2018 00:12 A damaged house in Bijatala block of Mayurbhanj district | EPS BARIPADA: A herd of five elephants went on the rampage in Bijatala block of Mayurbhanj district in the last two days and destroyed 12 houses and a primary school. The elephants also ate up …
  • Mayurbhanj girl’s death not related to MR vaccine: Govt 09 Feb 2018 23:08 BHUBANESWAR: The State Government on Friday denied that the five-year-old girl of Khunta area in Mayurbhanj district died due to complications following administration of Measles and Rubella vaccine. Jyotsna Mallick, daughter of Sanjay Mallick of …
  • Odisha: Mentally challenged girl raped in Mayurbhanj district 08 Feb 2018 06:23 The incident took place on Tuesday night after which the victim's father filed a complaint against three people from the village. Mayurbhanj (Odisha): A mentally challenged girl was allegedly raped in Pathuri Panchayat of Odisha's Mayurbhanj …
  • Mentally challenged girl raped in Odisha's Mayurbhanj 08 Feb 2018 04:37 Mayurbhanj: A mentally challenged girl was allegedly raped in Pathuri Panchayat of Odisha's Mayurbhanj district. The incident took place on Tuesday night after which the victim's father filed a complaint against three people from the village out of …
  • Odisha: Mentally challenged girl raped by father’s friend in Mayurbhanj district 08 Feb 2018 04:14 Mayurbhanj (Odisha): A mentally challenged girl was allegedly raped in Pathuri Panchayat of Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district. The incident took place on Tuesday night after which the victim’s father filed a complaint against three people from the village out …
  • Fake currency racket busted in Mayurbhanj, student held 03 Feb 2018 01:42 Tarun Kumar Jena BARIPADA: Rashgobindpur police of Mayurbhanj district on Friday claimed to have busted a fake currency racket with the arrest of a college student. Counterfeit notes worth Rs 2 lakhs were also seized by the cops. The arrested was …
  • Jharkhand Police raids poacher's house in Mayurbhanj, seizes animal bone and Rs 14 lakh 17 Jan 2018 12:25 BARIPADA: A team of Jharkhand police on Wednesday seized animal bones alongside cash worth Rs 14 lakh during a search at the house of a wildlife smuggler in Mayurbhanj's Padampur village located within Jashipur police limits. The team which raided the …
  • Jumbos wreak havoc in both Mayurbhanj and Balasore 07 Dec 2017 05:10 BARIPADA: Forest officials are facing a tough task to drive away the herd of elephants which has now broken up into small groups and is wreaking havoc in paddy fields of both Mayurbhanj and Balasore districts.The elephants are coming out from the deep …
  • Mayurbhanj tribals seek GST relief on Sal leaves 27 Nov 2017 04:13 BARIPADA:The imposition of Goods and Service Tax (GST) on Sal leaves has taken a toll on the livelihood of forest dwellers in Mayurbhanj district. The new tax regime has affected both the buyers and sellers who now have to pay `5 as GST for Sal leaves …
  • Jumbo scare in Mayurbhanj 24 Nov 2017 18:52 ELEPHANTINE PROBLEM: File picture of jumbos at a forest in Odisha Baripada: Residents of Mayurbhanj district and wildlife personnel are spending sleepless nights because of jumbo menace. Several herds of elephant have been wrecking havoc in Rairangpur for …
  • Sorcery suspicion claims two minors’ lives in Odisha's Mayurbhanj 23 Jul 2017 06:27 Image for representational purpose only. BARIPADA: Bodies of two minor boys, who had been missing along with their mother since Tuesday, were found from a mango orchard of a village in Mayurbhanj district on Friday evening. Sorcery is suspected to be the …
  • Four killed, two hurt by lightning in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district 07 Jul 2017 14:48 For representational purpose BARIPADA: At least four persons were killed and two women sustained burn injuries due to lightning at two separate places in Mayurbhanj district on Friday. The incidents took place at Tikarpada under Baripada Sadar police …
  • Mayurbhanj BJP chief sent to jail for assaulting govt official 16 May 2017 03:27 BARIPADA (ODISHA): A Baripada court today remanded BJP Mayurbhanj district president and three other leaders to judicial custody in connection with a case of assault on a government official. Mayurbhanj district sessions judge Pramod Kumar Jena rejected …
  • Mayurbhanj BJP chief sent to jail for assaulting government official 15 May 2017 12:05 By: PTI | Baripada | Published:May 15, 2017 4:39 pm A Baripada court today remanded BJP Mayurbhanj district president and three other leaders to judicial custody in connection with a case of assault on a government official. Mayurbhanj district sessions …
  • Five killed as tractor, bus collide in Mayurbhanj; locals seek compensation 04 Apr 2017 13:52 BHUBANESWAR: Five persons were killed and over 15 injured when a bus collided head-on with a tractor in Dalki village near Kherna forests of Mayurbhanj on Tuesday. The incident occurred at around 11:30 am when the bus traveling from Jashipur to Badampahad …
  • Sights and flavours of Mayurbhanj 09 Jan 2017 10:27 A dancer performs at  Mayurbhanj Utsav in Bhubaneswar. Telegraph picture   Bhubaneswar, Jan. 8: From delicious food and fascinating tribal dance recitals to soaking in Makar revelry, the three-day Mayurbhanj Utsav was a hit. The annual festival, organised …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • Fani devastation: Pilgrims, tourists to miss milk-made sweet dishes 18 May 2019 23:25 According to state government’s official sources, 2571 livestock (cows, buffaloes and bullock); 2803 goat and sheep have been killed in Fani. Bhubaneswar: Tourists who would relish Malai Chapati (Sarapuli) and Rabidi made from milk in Odisha’s pilgrim city …
  • Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda sentenced to life 18 May 2019 16:10 Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Additional District Judge (ADJ) court in Odisha’s Berhampur on Saturday. Panda was convicted under Section 121 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), according Additional Public Prosecutor ( …
  • Higher education dept asks institutions for complete damage report 15 May 2019 16:08 BHUBANESWAR: Higher education department on Wednesday asked universities, government and non-government aided colleges of the cyclone affected districts to submit complete damage report of their institutions within seven days. According to the government …
  • India: UNICEF India Cyclone Fani Situation Report # 2 (national) 14 May 2019 11:13 On 3 rd May the cyclone Fani (“Foni”), a category 4 storm, impacted three states in India (Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal). Odisha remains the worse hit with more than 15 million people incl. 4,8 million children affected. The cyclone was untimely; …
  • April GST return filing deadline extended till 20 June in parts of Odisha 13 May 2019 11:25 The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for taxpayers …
  • Deadline for filing April GST sales returns extended by a month for 14 districts in Odisha 13 May 2019 10:09 NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline for filing summary sales return for April in 14 districts of Odisha affected by cyclone Fani by a month till June 20. Similarly, the due date for filing final sales return or GSTR-1 for April for …
  • Report: 1.5 cr people affected, 5 lakh houses damaged in Odisha cyclone 10 May 2019 15:47 [India], May 10 (ANI): Over 1.5 crore people were affected and more than five lakh houses damaged by the extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha's coast in Puri on May 3, according to a report released on Friday. The State Emergency Operation …
  • India: Cyclone “Fani” Joint Rapid Needs Assessment (JRNA) Report 2019 In the aftermath of the Cyclone in Odisha in May 2019 10 May 2019 10:12 Fani intensified into a cyclone on 27th April 2019. On 3rd May, it took the form of a very severe Tropical Cyclone (Category 4), with an estimated maximum sustained surface wind speed of 175-185 km/h gusting to 210 km/h crossing Odisha coast. While …
  • Cyclone ‘Fani’: Death toll rises to 37 in Odisha 07 May 2019 20:10 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Sameer Published: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Updated: May 07, 2019, 9:54 pm IST Bhubaneswar: At least 37 people lost their lives and around 1.48 crore people were affected due to cyclone ‘Fani’, the state government …
  • Odisha: 35 dead in cyclone Fani, 1.4 crore affected 06 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 6 (ANI): At least 35 people died and around 1.4 crore people were affected by cyclone Fani, informed State Emergency Operation Center (SEOC) on Monday. It also stated that 14 districts of the state, namely Angul, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, …
  • Cyclone Fani: 16 killed as ‘extremely severe cyclonic storm’ sweeps away houses, destroys towns in Odisha 06 May 2019 12:00 Image Source : PTI 16 killed in Cyclone Fani in Odisha At least 16 people were killed and nearly one crore people were affected as Cyclone Fani wreaked havoc in Odisha on Friday. The government has now mounted a massive restoration work across 10,000 …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 16 dead; Odisha govt mounts massive restoration work across 10,000 villages 05 May 2019 05:42 An estimated one crore people in 10,000 villages and 52 urban agglomerations in around 14 districts were affected by Cyclone Fani.IANS Extremely severe tropical cyclonic storm Fani made landfall in Odisha on Friday, May 3, near the coastal city of Puri, …
  • Cyclone Fani weakens, death toll rises to 16 04 May 2019 22:04 (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) NEW DELHI, May 4 (KUNA) -- Indian authorities said on Saturday that the death toll following Cyclone Fani made a landfall on Friday in eastern Indian state of Odisha rose to 16 people as extremely severe cyclonic storm …
  • Cyclone Fani leaves 12 dead; PM to visit Odisha 04 May 2019 14:25 A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall in Puri. Photograph: Courtesy @IndiaCoastGuard/Twitter New Delhi, May 4 (PTI): A day after the “rarest of rare” summer cyclone Fani ravaged parts of Odisha, killing at least 12 people, …
  • Cyclone Fani | 8 dead in Odisha: 10 developments to know 04 May 2019 11:54 By Online Desk BHUBANESWAR: Cyclone Fani on Friday lashed Odisha, triggering heavy rainfall accompanied by wind touching speed of 200 kmph, and left eight persons dead besides over 160 injured, and trail of destruction that included damaged houses, …
  • Puri flattened by Cyclone Fani 04 May 2019 11:03 The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani has virtually reduced the pilgrim town of Puri to the ground. The State control room functioniong at Bhubanewswar is yet to establish contact with many affected districts. The Biju Patnaik airport is likely to be …
  • Cyclone lashes Indian coast, heads for Bangladesh 04 May 2019 06:40 PURI, India - The northeastern coast of India has been battered by one of the worst storms in decades, as Cyclone Fani bore down on the northeastern coastal city of Puri in Odisha on Friday morning. Described as an "extremely severe cyclonic storm,…
  • Cyclone Fani Heads To Bangladesh, Kolkata Airport Resumes Ops: 10 Points 04 May 2019 05:48 Cyclone Fani reached West Bengal from Odisha earlier this morning (AFP) Kolkata:  Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the subcontinent in 20 years, uprooted trees and triggered rain as it entered West Bengal this morning, a day after it …
  • Cyclone Fani heads to Bangladesh after smashing Indian coast 04 May 2019 03:23 Heavy rain submerged large areas of Puri and at least 160 people in the town were injured, many by flying debris. Witnesses said 300 hotels on the town's shoreline were badly damaged with rooms flooded and windows smashed. In Puri, a teenager was …
  • Cyclone Fani Hits Bengal, Triggers Heavy Rain, Uproots Trees: 10 Points 04 May 2019 03:23 Cyclone Fani reached West Bengal from Odisha earlier this morning (AFP) Kolkata:  Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the subcontinent in 20 years, uprooted trees and triggered rain as it entered West Bengal this morning, a day after it …
  • 8 dead as Cyclone ‘Fani’ slams into Odisha 04 May 2019 02:19 A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Puri, Friday, May 3, 2019. (PTI Photo) The storm is India’s strongest tropical cyclone to make landfall in 20 years. New Delhi, May 4 (PTI) Cyclone ‘Fani’ barrelled through Odisha on …
  • Cyclone Fani batters Odisha 04 May 2019 02:07 At least eight people were killed as Cyclone Fani, the biggest storm to hit India in 20 years, slammed into the eastern state of Odisha yesterday, damaging houses and cutting off power, water and telecommunications. It made landfall at the temple town of …
  • Three killed and hundreds injured as cyclone hits Indian coast with 200kmh winds 04 May 2019 01:47 0 Comments Three killed and hundreds injured as cyclone hits Indian coast with 200kmh winds Independent.ie Three people died as the strongest cyclone to hit India in 20 years left a trail of destruction through the north-eastern coastal state of Odisha …
  • Cyclone Fani batters Odisha, worst blows over 04 May 2019 00:04 In Puri, after Cyclone Fani made landfall Friday. (Express Photo: Partha Paul) With wind storms gusting up to 175 kmph and incessant rains bringing down trees, power and communications lines and thatched houses, cyclone Fani tore through the eastern coast …
  • Cyclone Fani bores down on northeastern India 03 May 2019 23:57 PURI, India - The northeastern coast of India has been battered by one of the worst storms in decades, as Cyclone Fani bore down on the northeastern coastal city of Puri in Odisha on Friday morning. Described as an "extremely severe cyclonic storm,…
  • 8 Dead As Cyclone Fani Hits West Bengal To Continue Further North-East 03 May 2019 23:20 Cyclone Fani: The Indian Meteorological Department has warned of "phenomenal" sea conditions New Delhi:  Cyclone Fani hit West Bengal early this morning by crossing Kharagpur and is likely to continue further in North-East direction with the wind …
  • Bangladesh braces for floods as weakened Fani advances after fatal India sweep 03 May 2019 23:05 It was battering coastal Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal and adjoining area in India, about 140km from Kolkata, on Friday night, the Met Offices of India and Bangladesh said. The cyclone is likely to reach Khulna and adjoining south-western parts of …
  • Fani hits India with full fury 03 May 2019 21:04 At least three people were killed as Cyclone Fani, the biggest storm to hit India in 20 years, slammed into its eastern state of Odisha yesterday, damaging houses and cutting off power, water and telecommunications. It made landfall at the temple town of …
  • Cyclone Fani Leaves 8 Dead In Odisha, Moves Towards West Bengal 03 May 2019 20:59 Severe tropical cyclone Fani made landfall on the eastern coast of the country on Friday in Odisha, with the wind speed of up to 200 km per hour pounding the states coastal region, unleashing copious rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, killing …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: Heading towards West Bengal and from there it is likely to move towards north-east 03 May 2019 19:58 Cyclone ‘Fani’ rolled through Odisha on Friday, packing rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, leaving at least three people dead, blowing away thatched houses, and swamping towns and villages. The extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ or the ‘ …
  • At least eight reported dead as cyclone Fani tears apart Odisha coast in India 03 May 2019 19:13 Senior officials confirmed the death toll and added that information were still awaited from many areas, The Times of India reported on Friday night citing state media Press Trust of India or PTI.    Three people, including a teenage boy, were reported …
  • Cyclone Fani: India’s biggest storm in 20 years just struck its east coast - Vox.com 03 May 2019 18:49 An enormous tropical cyclone made landfall in eastern India Friday near the coastal city of Puri, impacting an area that’s home to tens of millions of people. It’s believed the storm, called Cyclone Fani (pronounced “Foni”), struck the coast with winds in …
  • Cyclone Fani claims 8 lives in Odisha, barrels towards West Bengal 03 May 2019 17:35 The cyclone is said to be the worst to hit India since 2014. (Reuters) Cyclone Fani (pronounced Foni) rolled through Odisha Friday, bringing rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, leaving at least eight people dead, blowing away thatched houses, …
  • Cyclone Fani bites Odisha, eight dead 03 May 2019 16:22 Bhubaneshwar/Kolkata: Cyclone 'Fani' barrelled through Odisha on Friday, unleashing copious rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, killing at least eight people, blowing away thatched houses, and swamping towns and villages, officials …
  • Cyclone Fani lashes Odisha; Bengal, Andhra, Northeast brace for heavy rain 03 May 2019 16:15 The cyclone is said to be the worst to hit India since 2014. (Reuters) Cyclone Fani (pronounced Foni) rolled through Odisha Friday, bringing rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, leaving at least three people dead, blowing away thatched houses, …
  • Flying debris kills woman in Odisha as cyclone Fani gains strength 03 May 2019 14:33 A 65-year-old woman died after a suspected heart attack at a cyclone shelter. Twitter Three people were killed as cyclone Fani battered the Odisha coast on Friday. The deadly tropical cyclone wreaked havoc in several parts of Odisha, especially Puri …
  • 3 Dead As Cyclone Fani Hits Odisha, Now Moving Towards Bengal: 10 Points 03 May 2019 14:10 Cyclone Fani: The Indian Meteorological Department has warned of "phenomenal" sea conditions Puri, Odisha:  Three people have died as Cyclone Fani barreled into Odisha this morning, uprooting trees and electricity poles, and cut off power supply …
  • Cyclone Fani fury kills three in Odisha, to enter West Bengal by midnight 03 May 2019 13:28 By IANS KOLKATA: Cyclonic storm Fani, now situated in Odisha about 340 km southwest of Kolkata, has triggered intense rainfall and winds in West Bengal destroying 50 houses in East Midnapore district. The storm, which made landfall a little after 10 a.m., …
  • 3 killed as cyclone Fani batters Odisha 03 May 2019 13:08 A wind uprooted signage lies on the road after Cyclone Fani made landfall, in Bhubaneswar, Friday, May 3, 2019. (PTI Photo) Airports in Bhubaneswar and Kolkata have been closed.  New Delhi, May 3 (PTI): Cyclone ‘Fani’ rolled through Odisha on Friday, …
  • Three killed as Cyclone Fani batters Odisha 03 May 2019 09:58 BHUBANESWAR: Three people were killed in separate incidents as cyclone Fani battered the Odisha coast Friday, officials said. A teenager was killed when a tree came crashing down on him at a place within Sakhigopal police station area limits in Puri …
  • Cyclone Fani makes landfall in Puri 03 May 2019 05:22 The 'eye' of cyclone Fani, which represents the centre circle of the massive storm, has entered Puri coast and neighbourhood in Odisha around 9.30 am on Friday morning. The eye represents a brief lull for the area under its footprint, which in this …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: Odisha seeks 20 more units of NDRF teams for relief and rescue operations 03 May 2019 01:32 Sujit Kumar Bisoy HIGHLIGHTS The SRC has mentioned that the cyclonic storm is likely to touch ground near Puri on Friday forenoon with a wind speed of 170-180 kmph, gusting up to 200 kmph. At least 14 coastal and adjoining districts are likely to be …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha Begins Evacuating Over 8 Lakh People 02 May 2019 21:48 BHUBANESHWAR — A massive operation was launched in Odisha on Thursday to evacuate over 8 lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani moved closer to the eastern coast, officials said. As per the latest bulletin of …
  • Cyclone Fani set to make landfall near Puri around 9:30 am Friday, here are 10 points to know 02 May 2019 20:47 By Online Desk The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make its landfall on Friday morning around 9.30 am close to Odisha's Puri, much before the earlier forecast of 3 pm. These districts--Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, …
  • Cyclone Fani: Massive evacuation underway as Odisha braces for storm; 203 trains cancelled 02 May 2019 18:06 Indian fishermen attempt to bring their boat ashore amid strong winds at Chandrabhaga beach in Puri district of eastern Odisha (AP Photo) India is bracing for an extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani as it moves closer to coastal Odisha, ahead of its …
  • Cyclone Fani: 10,000 villages likely to be affected in Odisha 02 May 2019 17:08 Bhubaneswar, May 2 (IANS) About ten thousand villages and 52 Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) are likely to be affected by cyclonic storm Fani, which is likely to hit the Odisha coast during the forenoon on Friday, said an official on Thursday. Chief Minister …
  • 8 lakh people evacuated in India ahead of major cyclone 02 May 2019 10:38 India mounted its biggest-ever evacuation effort of pulling back an estimated 8,00,000 people from low-lying areas along the coast of the Bay of Bengal in Odisha as the severe cyclonic storm Fani is set to hit the eastern state tomorrow afternoon. As per …
  • Massive evacuation ops underway in Odisha ahead of Cyclone Fani 02 May 2019 07:37 According to the SRC, the evacuation of eight lakh people is the largest-ever evacuation operation in the country. Bhubaneswar: A massive operation was launched in Odisha Thursday to evacuate over eight lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the …
  • Cyclone Fani: 8 lakh to be evacuated in Odisha (2nd Lead) 01 May 2019 16:42 Bhubaneswar, May 1 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said that about eight lakh people would be evacuated in view of “extremely severe” cyclonic storm Fani, which is likely to hit the coast in Puri on May 3 afternoon. Chairing a high …
  • Armed forces on alert as Odisha braces for 'Fani' 01 May 2019 14:35 Bhubaneswar-Defence forces are on high alert, educational institutions ordered shut and thousands in coastal districts being evacuated as Odisha braces for cyclone 'Fani', the extremely severe cyclonic storm that is likely to make landfall near …
  • Armed forces on alert as Odisha braces for cyclonic storm 'Fani' 01 May 2019 13:53 Bhubaneswar-Defence forces are on high alert, educational institutions ordered shut and thousands in coastal districts being evacuated as Odisha braces for cyclone 'Fani', the extremely severe cyclonic storm that is likely to make landfall near …
  • 'Fani' to hit Puri on Friday with speed of about 175 kmph: JTWC 01 May 2019 13:34 [India], May 1 (ANI): Cyclonic storm 'Fani' is expected to make a landfall near Balukhand village in Puri district of Odisha, where a yellow alert is in place, on Friday afternoon with a speed of about 175 kmph, Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) …
  • Odisha works on war footing to tackle cyclone Fani 01 May 2019 08:57 BHUBANESWAR: With the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani inching closure towards the Odisha coast, the state government has intensified its precautionary measures to deal with any situation. The government has assigned 11 IAS officers to supervise the …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' now 'extremely severe storm', Odisha on alert; poll code lifted 01 May 2019 06:47 The sea conditions are very likely to be rough to very rough along and off Odisha Coast on May 2 and become high to phenomenal by May 4. Bhubaneswar: Cyclone 'Fani' has intensified into an 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' and it will cross …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' intensifies into 'extremely severe storm', Odisha on alert 01 May 2019 05:23 The sea conditions are very likely to be rough to very rough along and off Odisha Coast on May 2 and become high to phenomenal by May 4. Bhubaneswar: Cyclone 'Fani' has intensified into an 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' and it will cross …
  • Cyclone Fani: 'Yellow warning' issued to Odisha 01 May 2019 04:53 Odisha: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday issued a 'yellow warning' for Odisha coast predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places such as Boudh, Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Deogarh, and Sundargarh."Heavy to very …
  • Cyclone Fani: IMD issues 'yellow warning' for Odisha 01 May 2019 04:38 Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday issued a 'yellow warning' for Odisha coast predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places such as Boudh, Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Deogarh, and Sundargarh. "Heavy to …
  • Cyclone Fani: IMD issues 'yellow warning' in Odisha 30 Apr 2019 23:41 [India], May 1 (ANI): The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday issued a 'yellow warning' for Odisha coast predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places such as Boudh, Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Deogarh, and Sundargarh." …
  • Cyclone Fani intensifies into extremely severe storm 30 Apr 2019 22:27 Bhubaneswar-Cyclone 'Fani' has intensified into an 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' and it will cross the Odisha coast between Gopalpur and Chandbali by Friday afternoon, the India Meteorological Department said Tuesday. The IMD has issued …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' intensifies into 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' 30 Apr 2019 16:44 Bhubaneswar-Cyclone 'Fani' has intensified into an 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' and it will cross the Odisha coast between Gopalpur and Chandbali by Friday afternoon, the India Meteorological Department said Tuesday. The IMD has issued …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha health dept alerts district medical chief, public health officers 29 Apr 2019 23:27 [India], Apr 30 (ANI): The Directorate of Public Health of Odisha Hara Prasad Pattanaik on Monday alerted all chief district medical and public health officers regarding preparedness for the cyclonic storm 'Fani'. Pattanaik informed that the …
  • Voter participation drops in phase III of Lok Sabha polls in Odisha 24 Apr 2019 06:00 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Odisha recorded a comparatively lower voter turnout of 61 per cent till 5 pm on Tuesday as glitches in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and stray incidents of violence marred the third phase polls. The polling was …
  • 'Hermit' Sambit Patra challenging BJD heavyweight Pinaki Mishra in Puri 22 Apr 2019 09:51 PURI: Abandoning the high-profile appearance he puts on television, BJP leader Sambit Patra is living the life of a hermit ever since he filed his nomination from Puri, a Lok Sabha constituency where the election has turned into a contest among …
  • Kandhamal, a battle between two outsiders 18 Apr 2019 03:23 Achyuta Samanta is neither a tribal nor from Kandhamal, a tribal-dominated constituency in Odisha that he hopes to represent in the Lok Sabha as a Biju Janata Dal member. This educational entrepreneur heads Kalinga group of institutes in Bhubaneswar, which …
  • LS Phase 2 elections: Maoists gun down woman poll officer in Odisha  17 Apr 2019 14:35 By PTI PHULBANI (Odisha), Apr 17 (PTI) The Maoists struck on the eve of second phase election in Odisha, gunning down a woman poll officer and setting ablaze a poll vehicle on way to their booths on Wednesday, police said. Both the incidents occurred in …
  • Migrant workers across Kandhamal return home to cast votes 17 Apr 2019 06:44 Express News Service BERHAMPUR: Even as the hustle and bustle of campaigning ended on Tuesday, the Berhampur railway station witnessed hectic activity with migrant workers from across Kandhamal district returning home to cast their votes. The rural areas …
  • BJP responds to Naveen’s question on next Odisha CM 13 Apr 2019 16:19 Bhubaneswar, April 13 (IANS) To Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President Naveen Patnaik’s query as who was the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) chief ministerial candidate, the BJP leaders said a Odia-speaking person would be the next Odisha …
  • Gun culture spreading fast in Bhubaneswar 12 Apr 2019 05:36 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Gun culture is spreading fast in the Capital City. It was evident from seizure of three guns from petty criminals in three days. On April 9, police busted a sex racket in Khandagiri area during which they nabbed two …
  • No Tripura repeat, BJD to do very well: Naveen Patnaik 02 Apr 2019 05:21 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed that a Tripura-like result will be repeated in Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday asserted that BJD will perform very well in the simultaneous Lok Sabha and …
  • Lok Sabha Elections: It’s IAS Vs IPS Battle Royale In Bhubaneswar 28 Mar 2019 09:11 Former bureaucrat Aaparajita Sarangi and former top cop Arup Patnaik will lock horns in the prestigious Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha constituency in what is being billed as the ‘IAS vs. IPS Battle Royale’. The former Mumbai Police Commissioner was among the nine …
  • The Biju Janata Dal braves 'Chit-fund' stain 27 Mar 2019 16:44 BHUBANESHWAR: The Biju Janata Dal has renominated legislators accused in the past of doing business with chit fund companies. Both Nayagarh MLA Arun Sahu, and Mahakalapada MLA Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, who were summoned by the CBI in January this year, will …
  • Kalia stopped by Code, BJD asks: Then how is PM-Kisan OK? 26 Mar 2019 00:18 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneswar. (Source: PTI Photo/File) The ruling BJD Monday alleged that the Odisha Chief Electoral Officer had stopped implementation of the Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (Kalia) …
  • Naveen Patnaik says no national party will receive majority in upcoming LS polls 25 Mar 2019 12:10 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday claimed that no national party will get a clear majority in the upcoming Lok Sabha election. Nayagarh: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday claimed that no national party will get a clear majority in …
  • No national party will get majority in Lok Sabha polls: Naveen Patnaik 25 Mar 2019 04:37 By ANI NAYAGARH: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday claimed that no national party will get a clear majority in the upcoming Lok Sabha election. While addressing a rally here, Patnaik said that Odisha remains neglected by the Centre at every …
  • BJD will play key role in government formation at the Centre: Naveen Patnaik 24 Mar 2019 10:48 BHUBANESWAR: BJD president and chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said that his party will play a key role in formation of next government at the Centre as he started campaigning for the forthcoming general and assembly elections from Nayagarh. Naveen …
  • BJD MP in BJP, may get Kandhamal ticket 23 Mar 2019 17:26 BHUBANESWAR: BJD Kandhamal MP Pratyusha Rajeswari Singh joined BJP on Saturday after quitting the party, becoming the third parliamentarian of the regional party to do so ahead of the simultaneous general and assembly elections in Odisha. As the BJP is yet …
  • Kandhamal MP to join Congress: OPCC president 21 Mar 2019 10:04 She is likely to formally join the party on March 23 or 24," Patnaik said. Bhubaneswar: Kandhamal MP Pratyusha Rajeswari Singh will join the opposition Congress, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee president Niranjan Patnaik said Thursday. Singh had …
  • 2nd BJD MP quits, cries harassment by top brass 20 Mar 2019 20:27 She added that the party leadership and chief minister Naveen Patnaik never protected her against such behaviour by the two leaders. BHUBANESWAR: Exodus from the ruling BJD gathered alarming pace on Wednesday with party’s Kandhamal MP Pratyusha Rajeswari …
  • Will rebels queer the pitch for BJD? 20 Mar 2019 12:01 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:  Strong resentment over distribution of tickets in the ruling BJD spilled into the open on Tuesday with two sitting MPs, Pratyusha Rajeswari Singh and Arka Keshari Deo, voicing their protest against the decision of …
  • Exodus continues from BJD as MP, MLA resign 20 Mar 2019 10:50 Bhubaneswar, March 20 (IANS) The exodus from the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in Odisha continued with Kandhamal MP Pratyusha Rajeshwari Singh and Daspalla MLA Purna Chandra Nayak resigning from the party on Wednesday. Both the leaders resigned from the …
  • Unhappy BJD leaders pose headache for party 20 Mar 2019 07:53 Bhubaneswar, March 20 (IANS) Managing disgruntled leaders appears to be a big headache for Odisha’s ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) as several leaders have quit the party while others have expressed their displeasure after being denied party ticket. The BJD …
  • 4 quit BJD over denial of ticket 19 Mar 2019 21:48 Kusum Tete of Sundargarh resigned from BJD’s primary membership after being denied party ticket for the ensuing Assembly polls. BHUBANESWAR: In a major blow to the ruling BJD, four top leaders of the party, including sitting Lok Sabha member from Kalahandi …
  • India- As many as 100 artisans to exhibit handicrafts at 6 day 'Natural Fibre and Languishing Craft Exhibition' 15 Mar 2019 14:08 (MENAFN - KNN India) As many as 100 artisans to exhibit handicrafts at 6 day 'Natural Fibre and Languishing Craft Exhibition' Bhubaneswar, Mar 15 (KNN) As many as 100 artisans from various districts of Odisha are exhibiting handicraft goods at a …
  • State achieves 89 pc kharif target 10 Mar 2019 05:01 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Amidst criticism over delay in opening of mandis, the State Government has procured over 49.36 lakh tonne of paddy, achieving 89 per cent of the target till March 5.The paddy procurement target for Kharif Marketing …
  • Light rains likely for next four days 03 Mar 2019 05:22 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Unseasonal rains may continue in the State for four more days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Saturday. Light to moderate rain is likely to occur at a few places in districts such as Sundargarh, …
  • Red threat to rural connectivity in Odisha 01 Mar 2019 06:45 By Express News Service PHULBANI: Development works in Tumudibandha and Khajuripada blocks of Kandhamal district have come to a  standstill for the last one year owing to Maoist threat. Road construction has been the worst hit as contractors are leaving …
  • 17 districts in Odisha fail in timely pay-back to chit fund scam victims 26 Feb 2019 08:17 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: As many as 17 districts have failed to ensure timely disbursement of compensation to small investors affected by chit fund scam in the State. A recent report of the State Government on distribution of financial aid to …
  • Scorching Bhubaneswar set for rain relief 25 Feb 2019 10:36 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Residents of the city can expect relief from the rising daytime temperature with the Met officials forecasting thunderstorm accompanied with rain for the next three days. According to a special bulletin issued by the …
  • All-women forest rights information centre opens in Nayagarh district in Odisha 26 Oct 2017 05:37 BHUBANESWAR: A forest rights information centre was opened at Kaptapally village under Nuagaon block of Nayagarh district on Tuesday. The centre will serve as an important resource hub for the long struggle of forest dwelling community to gain recognition …
  • Nayagarh women show the way in saving forest 27 Sep 2017 03:45 The Forest Rights Information Centre in the village of Nayagarh district | Express BHUBANESWAR: A small village in Nayagarh’s Ranpur block has shown the way for forest protection. Dengajhari, where womenfolk are as much in charge of the forest conservation …
  • Six mishap black spots identified in Nayagarh 22 Sep 2017 06:47 NAYAGARH:IN a bid to check road mishaps, the Regional Transport Office has identified six black spots on State highways and one on NH-57 passing through the district.The black spots are Komanda, Odagaon, Sarankul, Kalyanpur, Nayagarh town and Nayagarh- …
  • Model college starts in Nayagarh 10 Aug 2017 23:39 Chief minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurates a model degree college for Nayagarh through videoconference at secretariat on Thursday. Picture by Ashwinee Pati Bhubaneswar, Aug. 10: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated a model degree college at …
  • Naveen Patnaik seeks two express trains from Nayagarh Town 23 Jun 2017 04:09 Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik (File | PTI) BHUBANESWAR: Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik today requested railway minister Suresh Prabhu to run one express train each to Howrah and Visakhapatnam from Nayagarh Town, where a new station was inaugurated this …
  • Suresh Prabhu links Nayagarh to rail network of country 20 Jun 2017 03:03 BHUBANESWAR: Nayagarh was placed on the railway network of the country on Monday when Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu formally dedicated the new line from Bolagarh Road to Nayagarh Town as part of the ongoing Khurda Road-Balangir project.The 12.8 km line …
  • Nayagarh fulfils rail link dream 19 Jun 2017 23:29 Onlookers stand on the platform as the train enters Nayagarh station. Picture by Ashwinee Pati Bhubaneswar, June 19: Nayagarh's long wait for rail connectivity finally ended today with the first passenger train rolling on the stretch between Bolagarh …
  • Cave shelters found in Nayagarh 12 Jun 2017 21:56 Researchers explore the igneous landform and (below) one of the shelters discovered. Telegraph pictures Bhubaneswar, June 12: A group of archaeological researchers have discovered rock shelters, which had evidently been used by the Neolithic people, in the …
  • Extend train service to Nayagarh, Odisha government tells ECoR 01 May 2017 02:11 BHUBANESWAR: The State Government has directed the East Coast Railway (ECoR) to extend the passenger train service upto Nayagarh by May this year. Work on the Bolagarh-Nayagarh section of the Khurda Road-Balangir rail line has been completed. The Railways …
  • Sugarcane farming turns bitter for Nayagarh farmers 25 Apr 2017 02:54 Closed sugar mill in Nayagarh | EXPRESS NAYAGARH: The  district, once considered as sugar bowl of the State, has witnessed a drastic downfall of sugarcane cultivation. Over the years, the cultivation of the water-guzzling crop has come down from 7,000 …
  • Nayagarh gets rail link 20 Mar 2017 23:05 Bhubaneswar-Gunupur Express train. Picture by Ashwinee Pati Bhubaneswar, March 20: Railways minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu and chief minister Naveen Patnaik today flagged of a number of railway projects of the state. While the Khurda Road-Rajsunakhala …
  • Why did a bright mind like Hardeep Singh Puri lose the poll from Amritsar? 25 May 2019 14:46 Factionalism in state cadres Why did as talented and bright a minister as Hardeep Puri lose from Amritsar? The answer is one word: Factionalism. After Arun Jaitley, Puri is the second Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader to have lost the seat at the height …
  • BJD wins 112 Assembly seats, Biju Patnaik to be CM for 5th consecutive term 25 May 2019 10:40 [India], May 24 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has once again established its political supremacy by winning 112 Assembly seats in 146-member House and paving the way for Naveen Patnaik to be the state's chief minister for the 5th consecutive term. The …
  • Drug-resistant fungal infections could be treated by starving fungus: Study 25 May 2019 10:28 Category: Health Posted by Shameen Published: May 25, 2019, 3:49 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 3:49 pm IST Washington: Fungal infection resistant to drugs could be treated by limiting fungus’ access to its feed, critical for the organism’s survival, …
  • Congress needs to 'reinvent' itself: BJD leader Pinaki Misra 25 May 2019 10:07 "Congress, like the left movement, is over. I see the future of Indian politics as BJP versus federal forces," BJD MP added. Bhubaneshwar: Congress needs to "reinvent" itself, otherwise its future in the Indian politics is bleak, said …
  • RBI to seek legal opinion in Kotak Mahindra Bank case 25 May 2019 08:03 MUMBAI: The RBI has decided to seek legal opinion on the issue of promoter holding in Kotak Mahindra Bank. The Bombay high court had last month adjourned the hearing on Kotak Bank’s writ petition on RBI’s norms on promoters’ shareholding in private banks …
  • India: Death toll in Surat tutoring centre fire rises to 19 25 May 2019 08:03 At least 19 teenage students - most of them females - were killed when a fire broke out in a tutoring centre in a four-storey commercial building in the city of Surat in India's western state of Gujarat, officials said. "The toll has jumped to 19 …
  • 'The best chefs in the city want to be here' - every street food stall at Manchester Arndale Food Market, reviewed 25 May 2019 07:45 A crisis in the casual dining market has been blamed for the closure of chains like Jamie's Italian, which went under this week. But that assessment ignores the increasing popularity of food halls in the UK - and is there any more distinctly Mancunian …
  • India: Cyclone Fani: ‘How will I keep my wife and small kids safe’ 25 May 2019 07:39 “Above all, the major concern is we do not have any shelter over our head. I am in tension where and how will I keep my wife with small kids safe. The government shelter homes are overcrowded and there is no enough space to accommodate.”, expresses Mr. K. …
  • Surat Tragedy: Fire Engines Took 45 Minutes To Travel 2 Km, Say Onlookers 25 May 2019 06:26 20 people have died and more than 20 have been injured in the fire. Surat: At least 20 people, mostly students, have died in the massive fire that broke out at a coaching centre in Gujarat's Surat on Friday afternoon.Police have arrested the owner of …
  • Surat fire tragedy: Death toll reaches 20 25 May 2019 05:13 Category: India, News Posted by Neha Published: May 25, 2019, 7:50 am IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 8:11 am IST Surat (Gujarat) [India]: A massive fire engulfed a multi-storey building, housing a coaching centre, located in the Sarthana area here and claimed …
  • Surat fire tragedy: Cops file FIR against owners as death toll reaches 20 25 May 2019 04:22 Surat: A massive fire engulfed a multi-storey building, housing a coaching centre, located in the Sarthana area here and claimed as many as 20 lives, including that of several students. An official said that Surat police has filed an FIR against three …
  • What India can learn from Odisha 25 May 2019 02:49 'Evacuation' has been key to disaster management in Odisha. The aim is to achieve zero casualty. Dillip Satapathy meets the two men who took up the herculean task of shifting people. IMAGE: Odisha Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi and Special …
  • Surat fire: Fire brigade arrived at the spot 45 minutes late, claim witnesses 25 May 2019 02:08 Surat (Gujarat): At least 20 people were killed after a fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Surat on Friday. The fire brigade arrived at the spot 45 minutes late, claimed witnesses. “My daughter was inside the building when the fire broke out. The …
  • India: Fire in tutoring centre kills at least 17 students 25 May 2019 00:21 At least 17 teenage students were killed when a fire broke out in a tutoring centre in a four-storey commercial building in the city of Surat in India's western state of Gujarat, police said. Television footage broadcast on Friday by local media showed …
  • Duplicate Bridge: May 25, 2019 24 May 2019 23:38 The Airport Bridge Club celebrates Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, with extra-point games at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. and a free snack for those who play both games. The club offers extra points at all of its games during the coming week. • • • A sectional …
  • Surat coaching centre fire: 20 students killed, some fell to death 24 May 2019 23:08 Fire broke on the second floor in a hall of a commercial complex at Sarthana in Surat. (Express photo) At least 20 students were killed Friday after a massive fire engulfed a three-storey commercial complex in Surat. Some of the students, the youngest aged …
  • 18 students killed in Gujarat building fire 24 May 2019 22:01 (MENAFN - Gulf Times) At least 18 students were killed after a massive fire broke out at a tuition class in Gujarat yesterday, police said. Television footage broadcast by private channel NDTV showed people jumping off the top floor of the Takshashila …
  • Devastating fire in Surat building claims 20 lives (Third Lead) 24 May 2019 20:13 Surat, May 25 (IANS) With the fire brigade personnel pulling out more bodies from the charred remains of a coaching centre in a Surat building which caught a major fire on Friday, the death toll in the tragic incident rose to 20, while 16 other students …
  • India shopping centre fire: Death toll reaches 20 24 May 2019 19:18 Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolences to the families of the bereaved. A massive fire engulfed a multi-storey building, housing a coaching centre, located in the Sarthana area here and claimed as many as 20 lives, including that of several …
  • Drug-resistant infections: If you can't beat 'em, starve 'em, scientists find 24 May 2019 18:34 BUFFALO, N.Y. — How do you fight a fungal infection that is becoming increasingly resistant to medicine? By starving it, found a team of University at Buffalo and Temple University researchers. To treat Candida albicans, a common yeast that can cause …
  • Horrific: at least 15 students killed, many jumped off building in major fire in Surat 24 May 2019 18:14 Category: India, News, Top Stories Posted by Rasia Hashmi Published: May 24, 2019, 9:53 pm IST Updated: May 24, 2019, 9:58 pm IST Surat: At least 15 students were killed and several others injured in a devastating fire at a coaching centre atop a four- …
  • Pearl, Surbhi and Anita bid farewell as Naagin 3 wraps up shoot, see photos and videos 24 May 2019 14:58 Naagin 3 actors thanked the team and fans through Instagram posts. (Photo: Karanvir Bohra/Instagram) Popular show Naagin 3 is all set for its grand finale this weekend. And on Thursday, its stars Pearl V Puri, Surbhi Jyoti and Anita Hassanandani …
  • Fire in commercial centre in India kills at least 15 24 May 2019 14:50 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - At least 15 people were killed when a fire broke out in a four-storey commercial building in the city of Surat in India's western state of Gujarat on Friday, a state government spokesman said. Television footage broadcast by …
  • India: Canadians are providing emergency aid to survivors of Cyclone Fani in India 24 May 2019 14:33 Tropical Cyclone Fani made landfall on May 3 in the Odisha region of India, sweeping through thousands of villages and across vast swaths of agricultural land, destroying homes, infrastructure and livelihoods. It is estimated that more than 15 million …
  • Devastating fire in Surat building kills 17 students 24 May 2019 14:33 Surat, May 24 (IANS) A devastating fire engulfed a coaching centre in a Surat building in Gujarat on Friday, killing 17 students. Official sources said some of the students were charred to death while some jumped off the four-storey building in panic and …
  • At least 15 students killed in major fire in Surat 24 May 2019 13:47 Surat, May 24 (IANS) At least 15 students were killed and several others injured in a devastating fire at a coaching centre atop a four-storey building in Sarthana area of Surat in Gujarat on Friday evening. Official sources said some of the students were …
  • BJP improves showing in Odisha LS polls, wins 5 seats 24 May 2019 13:20 Image Source : PTI Representational Image The BJP has improved its Lok Sabha performance in Odisha by winning five seats and remaining ahead in two out of the 21 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state. This is a great shift from 2014 when the saffron party …
  • BJP's vote share surges to 38.4 per cent in Odisha; 21.9 per cent up as against 2014 24 May 2019 13:20 Image Source : PTI BJP vote share in Odisha increases by almost 73%   The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) vote share in Odisha in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections increased by almost 73 per cent with the party set to increase its tally to eight seats from …
  • Rajasthan Grameen Mela in Thiruvananthapuram showcases handlooms and handicrafts from across the country 24 May 2019 11:40 Hari Krishna Das from Puri, Odisha, traces intricate Pattachitra carvings on a palm leaf depicting the story of Lord Krishna. “Some of these scroll paintings, done by hand, take about a month to finish,” he says, before unscrolling a collage of ‘silk …
  • 2019 India Elections: Indians in Nigeria celebrate Narendra Modi’s victory 24 May 2019 11:09 Indians resident in Nigeria celebrated the incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s victory during the recently concluded elections in India. Sanjay Srivastava, President, Overseas Friends of Bhartiya Janta Party, Nigeria chapter, said on Friday in Lagos …
  • India: European Union brings relief to victims of cyclone Fani in India 24 May 2019 10:28 New Delhi, 24 May 2019 – In response to cyclone Fani, which wreaked havoc across large parts of India’s eastern coast in early May, the European Union is allocating 15.5 million INR (EUR 200 000) to provide emergency assistance to the most affected …
  • Odisha: Its Naveen for fifth consecutive time 24 May 2019 09:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik is on his way to form government in Odisha for fifth consecutive time, trends of counting for the Assembly polls suggest. While BJD is leading in 113 seats, the BJP which is …
  • BJP vote share in Odisha increases by almost 73% 24 May 2019 09:31 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) vote share in Odisha in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections increased by almost 73 per cent with the party set to increase its tally to eight seats from the two it won in 2014. On Friday, the party …
  • Odisha: BJP's Sambit Patra trailing behind by small margin 24 May 2019 09:25 [India], May 24 (ANI): BJP's Puri candidate Sambit Patra is trailing by 11284 votes from Biju Janata Dal candidate Pinaki Misra, as per the latest details of vote counting on the website of Election Commission of India (ECI). Out of the total 20 Lok …
  • How Modi govt's 2nd term may impact your money and what full budget 2019 may bring 24 May 2019 08:23 Now that Narendra Modi's is back as the prime minister, here's how the BJP government's second term can impact your personal finances and what the full budget 2019 may bring. Income tax sops, extension of an existing housing scheme, pension …
  • Saffron surge breaches Mamata Banerjee bastion 24 May 2019 07:50 West Bengal couldn't be immune to the saffron surge. Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): May 24, 2019 11:30am Mamata Banerjee-ruled West Bengal could not remain immune to the …
  • Sambit Patra 24 May 2019 07:37 ET Online| Updated: May 24, 2019, 11.05 AM IST TNN Pinaki Mishra won with over a margin of 11,700 votes. Pinaki Misra wins the Puri seat against Sambit Patra by a margin of 11,700 votes Sambit Patra lost in the close fight against sitting BJD MP Pinaki …
  • It is probably time for small and midcaps to perform 24 May 2019 07:04 The re-allocation of the asset class from real estate -- physical assets to financial assets will continue, said Kunj Bansal, Partner & CIO, Sarthi Group, in an interview with ETNOW. Edited excerpts: What do you think the markets would want to see from …
  • Sambit Patra loses to BJD's Pinaki Mishra in Puri 24 May 2019 06:59 New Delhi: In what is one of the biggest upsets for the BJP, party spokesperson Sambit Patra has lost Puri parliamentary constituency to the BJD's Pinaki Mishra. Patra was defeated by Mishra by a margin of 11,700 votes. It is worth noting that even …
  • Election Results 2019: BJP's Sambit Patra Loses To BJD Heavyweight Pinaki Mishra In Puri 24 May 2019 06:53 Odisha Results 2019: Puri has been a BJD stronghold. New Delhi: In one of the biggest disappointing moments for the BJP, party spokesperson Sambit Patra has lost Puri parliamentary constituency to the BJD's Pinaki Mishra by a margin of 11,700 votes. …
  • BJP's Sambit Patra, Baijayant Panda Lose In Odisha Lok Sabha Polls 24 May 2019 06:53 Two of BJP's high-profile leaders lost in Odisha in the Lok Sabha elections. Bhubaneswar: Amid celebrations in the BJP camp for the stupendous victory in the Lok Sabha elections, two of its high-profile leaders lost in Odisha. Former MP Baijayant Panda …
  • Two high-profile BJP leaders bite dust in Odisha 24 May 2019 06:46 Bhubaneswar, May 24 (IANS) Amid celebrations in the BJP camp for the stupendous victory in the Lok Sabha elections, two of its high-profile leaders lost in Odisha. Former MP Baijayant Panda, who was contesting from the Kendrapara Parliament constituency, …
  • Record victory for Modi's ministers 24 May 2019 06:33 New Delhi: Riding the Modi wave, a record number of Union ministers marched to Lok Sabha, although former bureaucrats and senior cabinet ministers Hardeep Puri and KJ Alphons failed to make it. Textile Minister Smriti Irani emerged as a giant-killer …
  • Election roundup: Big winners, losers and records broken 24 May 2019 06:21 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Election roundup: Big winners, losers and records broken 24 May 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will govern India for the next five years after India showered BJP with a stunning and historic mandate. This time, BJP performed better …
  • India's Most Wanted: Director reveals how Arjun Kapoor blended into the character of regular, discreet officer 24 May 2019 06:05 India's Most Wanted: Raj Kumar Gupta reveals how Arjun Kapoor blended into the character of regular, discreet officer Bollywood's upcoming offering India's Most Wanted starring Arjun Kapoor is one of the anticipated films of the year. The movie …
  • Modi's victory tribute to Vajpayee, says Puri 24 May 2019 05:27 Chandigarh: BJP's candidate for Punjab's Amritsar Lok Sabha seat Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic victory was a tribute to the late Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee and a lesson for the Congress. " …
  • India’s Most Wanted movie review and release LIVE UPDATES 24 May 2019 02:43 India’s Most Wanted review: The spy thriller is helmed by Raj Kumar Gupta. Arjun Kapoor starrer India’s Most Wanted has finally hit the big screen. The Raj Kumar Gupta directorial will face competition from Vivek Oberoi starrer PM Narendra Modi at the box …
  • Real estate sector cheers Modi’s victory; says it is a vote for development 24 May 2019 01:33 Expressing confidence in the government's real estate initiatives, the sector has hailed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government's victory in the 2019 General Elections as a vote for development. Citing initiatives such as GST, RERA and the …
  • Lok Sabha election results: Amarinder shows Cong the way, Badals stay afloat 23 May 2019 23:55 The Congress win even bucked the post-Balakot surge for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (File) Stemming the Modi wave in Punjab, the Congress won eight of the 13 Lok Sabha seats in the state, confirming Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s position as among the …
  • PolicyAdvisor.com Launches First-of-its-Kind Online Disability... 23 May 2019 22:45 Toronto insurtech startup creates simple, easy-to-use online tool to obtain quotes and apply for disability insurance in Canada TORONTO (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 PolicyAdvisor.com, the simple, quick, online brokerage for Canadians searching for life insurance …
  • BJP set to improve its performance in Odisha 23 May 2019 20:33 Bhubaneswar, May 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to improve its Lok Sabha performance by penetrating into the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) bastion in Odisha. The BJP appeared to achieve major gains in the Lok Sabha polls with its candidates …
  • Naveen Patnaik leads Biju Janata Dal back to power in Odisha 23 May 2019 19:16 BHUBANESWAR: One of India’s most successful chief ministers, Naveen Patnaik, has led the Biju Janata Dal back to power in Odisha for a fifth consecutive term, defying anti-incumbency and bucking the “Modi wave” once again. Odisha, which is never known to …
  • Markets bullish on long-term India scenario 23 May 2019 19:15 India is forecast to become the world's fifth-largest economy in 2019. In a symbolic display of unbridled exhilaration over what promises to be a brighter Modi 2.0 era, India's benchmark BSE Sensex crossed the 40,000 mark for the first time in its …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • 17th Lok Sabha, Punjab: Congress bags 8 out of 13 seats 23 May 2019 17:28 Chandigarh: The Shiromani Akali Dal ( SAD), which was looking to resurrect itself in the polls following the backlash over the issue of desecration of religious scriptures, is set to register victory from Ferozepur and Bathinda seats. SAD chief Sukhbir …
  • Mumbai- Confident of win, aamras lunch on anvil 23 May 2019 17:07 A day before the long-standing anticipation of who will form the next government finally comes to rest on Thursday after the rigorous two-month campaign ends with counting and results by the Election Commission, DNA takes a sneak peek into how the …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 Live Updates: Watch Live| PM Modi adresses party workers after thumping victory 23 May 2019 16:30 Counting of votes for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections began on Thursday morning across the country. The fate of as many as 8,040 candidates will be decided today when the counting of votes polled for the 17th Lok Sabha elections is done. Around 90 …
  • Live: Modi dedicates victory to people of the country 23 May 2019 16:10 Modi, Sonia win with strong margins, while Rahul Gandhi loses Amethi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 7:50pm …
  • Realty Ind sees job opportunities under Modi 2.0 govt 23 May 2019 15:54 Mumbai, May 23 () The realty industry welcomed the clean sweep victory of Narendra Modi-led NDA and expressed hope that the new government would fulfil its promise of housing for all by 2022, giving a push to the economy and employment generation. " …
  • BJP’s Hardeep Puri accepts defeat in Amritsar 23 May 2019 15:52 Chandigarh, May 23 (IANS) Union Minister and BJP’s candidate for Punjab’s Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, Hardeep Singh Puri, on Thursday accepted his defeat to his Congress rival Gurjit Aujla. Diplomat-turned-politician Puri faced a tough straight fight in the …
  • Highlights: Smriti turns giant killer in Amethi 23 May 2019 15:10 Riding on a massive saffron surge sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP-led NDA government looks set to become the only non-Congress government to return to power in the Indian political history. After Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, Narendra …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha result: Top Winners, Losers 23 May 2019 13:51 The regional parties, who were speculated to have played a key role in forming governement, have also not been able to make a big impact. Mumbai: The 2019 election results have been unprecedented as after four decades the incumbent government is returning …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 Live Updates: Today people have clearly given their decision, I congratulate the PM and BJP, says Rahul Gandhi 23 May 2019 13:01 Counting of votes for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections began on Thursday morning across the country. The fate of as many as 8,040 candidates will be decided today when the counting of votes polled for the 17th Lok Sabha elections is done. Around 90 …
  • India elections 2019 live: Rahul Gandhi... 23 May 2019 12:38 Modi extends lead to over 4,36,000 votes in Varanasi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 4.21pm Rahul Gandhi …
  • Odisha Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 LIVE Updates: BJP’s Patra leads with 6150 votes against BJD rival in Puri 23 May 2019 12:19 Odisha Election Results 2019 LIVE Updates: In Odisha, the BJP secured 7 of the 21 seats and Biju Janata Dal got 14. In 2014, the BJD had won 20 seats and BJP took one. Odisha Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 LIVE Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi …
  • Pumping up liquidity, kick-starting stalled projects key challenges for new government 23 May 2019 12:04 MUMBAI: A thumping victory for Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party in India’s general elections is set to help the government push forward its reforms agenda in the real estate with both builders and home buyers hoping for measures to revive the …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • BJP's 'look-and-east-policy' bores fruitful outcome in WB, Odisha 23 May 2019 11:54 [India], May 23 (ANI): The BJP made deep inroads in West Bengal and Odisha in the Lok Sabha with its "Look East policy' penetrating the two greenfield states for the party. The BJP led in 17 out of 42 seats in West Bengal and and 7 out of 21 in …
  • India elections 2019 results live: BJP leads in 300 seats 23 May 2019 10:48 Rahul Gandhi trailing by over 15,000 votes against Smriti Irani in Amethi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 2: …
  • All about India's Most Wanted 23 May 2019 10:42 Director: Raj Kumar Gupta Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Amrita Puri, Rajesh Sharma, Prashanth Alexander, Shantilal Mukherjee What's it about: Inspired by true events, the plot follows a secret mission to track a terrorist and arrest him without the firing of a …
  • The reality of Indian realty: Things may not be actually that bad 23 May 2019 09:43 Anuj Puri It’s quite tempting to wonder if mutual funds or stocks can beat real estate in the long run, given the latter’s score card over the past few years. In fact, this has left the stakeholders scratching their heads -- financial planners, property …
  • Indian elections live: BJP leads in 300 seats,... 23 May 2019 09:23 Coalition led by PM Modi's alliance expected to win second term. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 349 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 1:15pm …
  • India election results: Crucial seats to watch out for 23 May 2019 07:36 The Lok Sabha elections 2019 were one of the most highly-charged parliamentary elections in the country in recent years. Nearly all the big names in Indian politics contested. Many new faces emerged and new political parties were formed. Thus there were …
  • Sambit Patra leading, Pinaki Mishra trails in Puri 23 May 2019 07:08 ET Online| Updated: May 23, 2019, 11.43 AM IST BCCL BJP leader Dr Sambit Patra leading by over 700 votes from Odisha's Puri Lok Sabha Constituency The temple town of Puri is witnessing a fierce battle among spokespersons of three different parties. BJP …
  • Abide by what almighty decides: BJP candidate Puri 23 May 2019 06:44 Image Source : PTI   Representational image   Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Development and the BJP's candidate from Punjab's Amritsar Lok Sabha seat Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said he would "abide by what he (the almighty) …
  • Odisha: NDDB to donate 5 lakh tetra milk packs to children in Puri 23 May 2019 05:05 [India], May 23 (ANI): The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) in association with Orissa State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation is set to distribute over 6 lakh tetra milk packets to the children in Puri district, which was battered after …
  • Puri Election Result 23 May 2019 04:37 ET Online| Updated: May 23, 2019, 09.26 AM IST BCCL Big names contesting: Sambit Patra (BJP), Pinaki Misra (BJD) The temple town of Puri is witnessing a fierce battle among spokespersons of three different parties. BJP's national spokesperson Sambit …
  • Great New Memoirs by Megan Stack and Sunita Puri. 22 May 2019 18:30 On this edition of The Weekly Reader, our book critic Marion Winik offers her take on Sarah Blake's The Guest Book, a gripping tale of family values, mores, and traditions, and the way they evolve over the course of multiple generations.
  • ATMs still out of service in cyclone-hit Puri district 22 May 2019 05:58 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: Even as normalcy in banking operations has been restored in Puri district in the aftermath of devastating cyclone Fani, withdrawal of cash remains a problem as majority of the ATMs are still non-functional.As on Tuesday …
  • Why blame EVMs, asks BJP candidate Puri 22 May 2019 05:42 Chandigarh, May 22 (IANS) Union Minister and BJP candidate from Amritsar Hardeep Singh Puri on Wednesday expressed concerns over the Opposition questioning the credibility of Electronic Voting Machines (EVM), saying this was for the first time that a …
  • Sanitation drive in Puri 21 May 2019 06:04 By Express News Service PURI: A massive sanitation drive would be carried out in the cyclone Fani-ravaged Puri district as well as the Pilgrim Town to make it ready for the Rath Yatra. With a large turnout of devotees expected during the annual sojourn of …
  • Cyclone Fani: fisherfolk from E.G. help counterparts in Puri 20 May 2019 04:39 Fisherfolk from Uppada Kothapalli and Konapapapeta near Kakinada have extended helping hand to their Telugu-speaking counterparts from Puri in Odisha when the latter were on the verge of devastation during the aftermath of cyclone Fani. Besides taking …
  • Campaign spirited, yet dignified: BJP candidate Puri 19 May 2019 04:50 Amritsar, May 19 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Development and BJP’s candidate from Punjab’s Amritsar Lok Sabha seat Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday said that the election campaign was spirited and yet dignified. “Met my colleague in …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha govt distributes free sanitary napkins in Puri 19 May 2019 03:52 [India], May 19 (ANI): As part of post-cyclone restoration measures, the Odisha government is distributing free sanitary napkins to all households in Puri district and will continue to do so for the next two months. The government informed that over 24 …
  • Odisha govt suspends four doctors in cyclone-hit Puri 18 May 2019 14:31 Bhubaneswar, May 18 (IANS) The Odisha government on Saturday suspended four doctors for dereliction of duty in Puri district which has been badly hit by the recent Cyclone Fani. The four suspended assistant surgeons were found absent during the visit of …
  • Cyclone Fani: Power restored in 2,500 households in cyclone-hit Puri 17 May 2019 04:12 Bhubaneswar: Power supply has been restored in 2,500 households in cyclone-hit Puri and at least another 4,000 will get electricity by Thursday night, District Collector Balwant Singh said. The Odisha government said the relief and restoration work has …
  • 12 days after Cyclone Fani, power supply restored at Jagannath temple in Puri 16 May 2019 17:19 Puri District Collector Balwant Singh said electricity supply across the entire town is expected to be restored, in a phased manner, within five more days.(Image for representation) Twelve days after cyclone 'Fani' hit Odisha coast, power supply at …
  • There’s anti-incumbency against Congress now; Balakot air strikes have strong resonance: Hardeep Puri 16 May 2019 02:21 Union minister Hardeep Puri, who is contesting from the holy city of Amritsar, has a strong selling point for voters — they have a ready made minister in the government whose job is urban development and can do wonders for the city. A career diplomat, Puri …
  • 12 Days After Cyclone 'Fani', No Electricity In Puri District 15 May 2019 20:30 Entire Puri district and hundreds of villages in other districts were without electricity even 11 days after the cyclone 'Fani' devastated coastal Odisha, killing at least 64 people, officials said. People in many parts of the coastal region hit …
  • 12 Days After Cyclone 'Fani' Devastated Odisha, Power Restored In Puri Temple 15 May 2019 20:26 Thousands of devotees heaved a huge sigh of relief as electricity was finally restored to the famous Lord Jagannath temple in Puri on Wednesday evening,12 days after Cyclone ‘Fani’ devastated the pilgrim town on May 3. A collective roar went up from the …
  • Cyclone Fani: Power supply restored at Jagannath Temple in Odisha's Puri district 15 May 2019 19:26 By PTI PURI: Twelve days after cyclone 'Fani' hit Odisha coast, power supply at the Jagannath Temple in Puri district was restored on Wednesday evening, officials said. There had been no electricity in the temple since the time severe cyclonic …
  • Cyclone Fani aftermath: Odisha to deploy drones to locate 4,000 missing deer from Puri sanctuary 15 May 2019 12:15 Drone cameras will be used to locate the deer as it could prove to be helpful, the official said. The Odisha government on Tuesday decided to use drones to locate about 4,000 spotted deer who are missing from a sanctuary in Puri district following Cyclone …
  • Puri Constructions asked to refund 15 May 2019 09:54 New Delhi: The anti-profiteering authority has found Delhi-based Puri Constructions guilty of not passing GST rate cut benefit, and asked it to refund ₹15.90 lakh, to 92 home buyers. The order was passed by the National Anti Profiteering Authority (NAA) …
  • BJP has fielded Sikh candidate in Amritsar, will avenge 2014 defeat: Hardeep Puri 15 May 2019 08:33
  • iSmart Shankar teaser: Ram Pothineni transforms into Puri Jagannadh’s hero 15 May 2019 07:44 Ram Pothineni starrer iSmart Shankar is bankrolled by Puri Jagannadh and Charmme Kaur. The teaser of iSmart Shankar was released on the occasion of Ram Pothineni’s 31st birthday today. The one-minute-20-second teaser underlines the fact that it will be a …
  • Ravaged by Fani, Puri is staring at Rs 4,000-cr loss 15 May 2019 07:21 With the green cover gone, the bald roads to Puri are now reigned by lorries laden with electric poles, ambulances, fire service vehicles and cranes, signalling the rebuilding effort is in the works. Barely 10 days after Cyclone Fani struck Puri, its trail …
  • Pat on the back from BAT to make Sanjiv Puri's job easier 15 May 2019 02:09 KOLKATA: British American Tobacco plc, the largest shareholder in ITC, has expressed confidence that the cigarettes-to-hospitality conglomerate will continue its excellent performance under new chairman Sanjiv Puri, in a virtual endorsement of his …
  • For BJP's Hardeep Puri In Amritsar, Ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee Emerges As Chief Campaigner 14 May 2019 21:31 Of the abundant campaign material -- pamphlets, posters, scarves, caps and flags -- that are distributed in any Lok Sabha election, one Hindi pamphlet has become a collectors’ item in the Amritsar constituency. It carries a black and white photo of a …
  • Sanjiv Puri made ITC chairman 14 May 2019 16:02 Sanjiv Puri, managing director, has been appointed by the ITC Board as the chairman of the company with effect from 13 May, 2019. As per a ITC press note, Puri's new designation is chairman and managing director of ITC - a first time for the company. …
  • Fani impact: Power links yet to be restored in Puri 14 May 2019 15:47 Bhubaneswar, May 14 (IANS) Even after 11 days of cyclone Fani, the Puri district in Odisha is yet to get power connectivity. The cyclone that hit the coast on May 3 damaged the basic infrastructures like electricity, telecom and water. While the state …