Latest Odisha News Updates

Odia filmmaker Biswanath’s English Documentary represents India at Rome (Italy)

   Jeypore/Chennai-28th Nov 2017 - True to it’s title, English Documentary ‘A Zero to Hero Collaborative Approach’ is proving to be a Hero, ever since...
Habisyali

Odisha Govt to construct seven-storey building for Habisyali at Puri

Odisha government today decided to build a seven-storey building in Puri town to house at least 2,000 Habisyali women who perform “Habisa” (a ritual...

Sabyasachi Satpathy from Odisha joins for Bigg Boss 11

Sabyasachi Satpathy, popularly known as Shagoon, a celebrity from Odisha is likely to be one of the contestants to feature in the upcoming season...

Odisha girl Annie Prince Nag wins Miss India Elegant-2017 title

Odisha girl Annie Prince Nag brought laurels to the state as she won the Miss India Elegant-2017 title. The 26-year-old lass bagged the title surpassing...
Puja Committee

Bhubaneswar Puja Committee inviting transgender to offer puja on Ashtami

The Old Station Bazaar Durga Puja Committee, one of the oldest in the city, has set an example by inviting members of the transgender...
pregnant women

Odisha Govt to provide of Rs 1,000 for pregnant women as...

Odisha government launched a programme making provision of Rs 1,000 as transport cost for pregnant women to the hospital from inaccessible areas. The government launched...

Odisha girl Manisha Khuntia gets 3rd rank in IES/ISS examination

Odisha girl Manisha Khuntia has secured third rank in Indian Economic Service (IES) examination. Manisha who hails from Rourkela and pursued higher studies in Economics...
public bicycle sharing

BMC planning for public bicycle sharing in Bhubaneswar

BMC body now planning for some necessary infrastructure needed for cycling across the city junctions and promote a pollution free and a healthy &...
Police Commissionerate

Odisha govt to set up Police Commissionerate in Brahmapur, Sambalpur, Rourkela

Odisha Govenemnt has taken an ‘in-principle’ decision to establish Police Commissionerate system in Brahmapur, Sambalpur and Rourkela, informed Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the...
electricity connection

Electricity connection to all Odisha villages by June 2018

Naveen Patnaik directed his officials to provide electricity connection to un-electrified and partially electrified villages of the state by June 2018. He directed this while...
Kalinga Institute

Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences bagged the status of deemed university

The Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences, which has bagged the status of a deemed university, has decided to help tribal students steer clear of...
bomikhal

Flyover Collapses In Bhubaneswar’s Bomikhal Area, 2 Dead, 20 Injured

Two person was killed and a few others were feared trapped under the debris of under-construction flyover that collapsed at Bomikhal in Bhubaneswar. The deceased...

Naveen Patnaik inaugurated light and sound show at Konark Sun Temple

Sun Temple of Konark came alive on the walls of the 13th century temple through the much-awaited light and sound show. Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the...
Blue Whale

Odisha Police to remove ‘Blue Whale’ game from social media

Odisha police has asked all district police authorities to remove from social media the 'Blue Whale Challange', an online game which allegedly claimed several...
helmets compulsory

Helmets compulsory for the pillion riders of two-wheelers in Odisha

Odisha government today decided to make wearing helmets compulsory for the pillion riders of two-wheelers too. The decision in this regard was taken at a...
grid connected roof top solar projects

Odisha government launched grid connected roof top solar projects

Odisha, chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday launched grid connected roof top solar projects. Under the programme, the consumers can instill small solar plants on...