Balangir: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Balangir-Bichhupali railway line that has been built at a cost of Rs. 115 crore today .
Cuttack: After hosting Men’s World Cup Hockey, Odisha again going to host another international sporting event. After the successful organization of 80th National Senior Table Tennis Championships at Cuttack, Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) on Wednesday announced that Odisha would host the Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships in July.
Bhubaneswar: Centre of Indian Trade Union (CITU) has callled a nationwide strike and ‘Bharat Bandh’ for two days today and tomorrow. The protest at various places hit normal life across the State.
Bhubaneswar: A team of the Fifteenth Finance Commission led by Chairman N.K Singh reached Bhubaneswar today to hold discussions on State’s finances and other issues with the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Bhubaneswar: After cyclone ‘Titli’ and ‘Phethai’ threat, another cyclone Pabuk looms over Odisha. In view of the cyclonic storm ‘Pabuk’ over South China Sea, the Odisha Government on Thursday put the collectors of seven districts on alert.
Bhubaneswar: The final voters’ list for the upcoming Lok Sabha and Odisha Assembly polls in the State will be out on 21 January, informed Odisha Chief Electoral Officer Surendra Kumar today here in Bhubaneswar.
Bengaluru: Odisha which is considered as the most happening states in the country has figured among the best performing states in Startup ranking 2018.
Bhubaneswar: Cyclone Pethai has made a landfall near Katrenikona in East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh this afternoon. Train services will be regulated temporarily in view of safety of passengers.
Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic storm Phethai formed over the Bay of Bengal is likely to further intensify into a severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours. The cyclone is likely to bring heavy rainfall in six districts of Odisha from today.
New Delhi: The deep depression over the South-West Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm in the next 12 hours. The system will further likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic circulation in the subsequent 36 hours. The effect of the cyclonic storm will be observed in five states, including Odisha in the next 24 hours.
Bhubaneswar: In yet another example of step-motherly treatment towards Odisha, the Centre has not granted a single rupee to the State after the Titli hit and devastated two districts. Because of this treatment of the Centre, sharp reactions from all quarters are coming on this.
Bhubaneswar: Even as the General Elections are still 6 months left, the political ambience likely to be more louder in last week of December in Odisha with the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi.
New Delhi: In a significant development, the supreme court today directed the to file an affidavit about the terms and conditions to conduct public hearing in Odisha and Chhattisgarh by Saturday.
Bhubaneswar: Endowed with rich minerals, stable and pro industry government at the helm, favourable business eco system and highly skilled cheap labour force is attracting investors across the world and fast becoming the next big destination for business honchos.
Bhubaneswar: The mass nesting of Olive Ridley turtles has started at the Gahirmatha Marine Sanctuary, the world’s largest rookery of sea turtles in Odisha’s Kedrapara district and Astarang in Puri district. As the nesting season has begun thousands of turtles are heading towards the Odisha coast to lay eggs.
Bhubaneswar: As per Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), a low pressure is about to form over the West-Central Bay of Bengal in the 24 hours. In the effect of the low pressure, eight districts of Coastal Odisha may receive rainfall during this time.
Bhubaneswar: In view of the heavy rainfall forecast by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) has issued an advisory for farmers to take precautionary measures to prevent crops from possible damage.
Bhubaneswar: Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) chairman Naveen Jindal on Friday said the steel production capacity of its plant in Odisha's Angul would be increased to 20 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) by 2030.
Berhampur: After a long flight of thousands of miles, lakhs of migratory birds have made their way to Chilika Lake. After they were spotted at the lake, the Chilika Wildlife Division has taken steps to protect the birds.
Bhubaneswar: As per weather experts, a circulation may form over the Bay of Bengal near Chennai coast around 27 October. It may further intensify into a low pressure. In the effect of the system, Coastal Odisha may receive rainfall from 28 to 30 October.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha gears up for the celebration of Kumar Purnima. Preparation has begun from the early morning and the unmarried girls and newly-wed brides will celebrate the puja in the evening today.
Bhubaneswar: When Monsoon has come to an end, the Indian Meteorological Department has predicted formation of a low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal around 8 October. The system may cause widespread rainfall across the coastal Odisha.
Bhubaneswar: Father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi had visited Odisha about seven times from 1921 to 1946. He had a special place and concern for this eastern state due to the socio-economic and political backward condition of the people.
Odisha is all set to give a befitting tribute to revered ahimsa icon Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary.
Bhubaneswar: Protesting against the sale of medicines through e-portals, all medicine store across the State will remain closed due to a one-day bandh called by the All India Organisation for Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD) on 28 September 2018.
Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain to lash Odisha for the next four days from today, as a low pressure area is likely to form over the Bay of Bengal on 18 September 2018.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha is all set to celebrate Ganesh Puja on 13 September 2018. Artists are busy in giving final touch to the idols. Most of the puja committees have focused on creative theme and eco-friendly idols.
Party sources said the BJP president will interact with the party leaders and assess the ground situation ahead of the general and Assembly polls in the state.
Bhubaneswar: Incessant rain over the past three days have triggered flood situation in four districts of Odisha. Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Bishnupada Sethi asked four District Collectors to remain on the alert as the Baitarani River crossed its danger mark on Saturday.
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has submitted the required documents on 17 August 2018 for obtaining the Geographical Indication (GI) status to 'Odishara Rasagola', the Assembly was informed on Friday.
Bhubaneswar: The low pressure over the North West Bay of Bengal has been intensified into a depression. Heavy rainfall will continue to lash most parts of Odisha in the next 24 hours.
Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued warning of lightning and thunderstorm alert for 13 districts of Odisha till 1:30 pm on 4 September 2018.
Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Department has issued a rain and thunderstorm warning for 21 districts of Odisha till 11:30 am on 1 September 2018.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has asked the officials to remain alert for a possible flood on Mahanadi system following the opening of 25 gates of Hirakud Dam on Tuesday evening.
Cuttack : In a bid to develop leadership qualities among the youth in the State, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik kicked off 'Mu Hero, Mu Odisha' campaign, which is a part of the Biju Yuva Vahini, a voluntary programme that aims to promote youth leadership, at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here in Cuttack.
Bhubaneswar: A low pressure area has been formed over coastal area of West Bengal and North Odisha. In the effect of the system many parts of the State may witness rainfall in the next 24 hours.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Legislative Assembly has felicitated 24 MLAs with the Best Legislator Award for their notable work and performance. In a programme organized at the Vidhan Sabha the MLAs were felicitated with award in three different category.
Agitating employees of OSRTC held series of demonstrations under the aegis of All Orissa State Road Transport Staff Association (AOSRTSA) at all major bus stands in the state including Badambadi, Berhampur, and Jeypore.
Bhubaneswar: A low pressure area is likely to form over the North Bay of Bengal on 19 August 2018. In the effect of the low pressure, most parts of the State are likely to receive rainfall from tomorrow.
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government today announced a seven-day mourning following the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and one day Government holiday on 17 August 2018.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha is likely to experience more downpour as the depression over the Bay of Bengal has further intensified. Under its impact, rain and thundershower will likely to occur in most parts across the State in the next 12 hours.
Bhubaneswar: The well-marked low pressure area over the North-West Bay of Bengal has further intensified into a depression. Under the influence of the system, eight districts of the State likely to receive very heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, as per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).
Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic circulation over the North-West Bay of Bengal has intensified into a low pressure area. In the effect this most parts of the State will experience heavy rainfall for the next 48 hours. As per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) some parts of the State may experience extreme rainfall.
Bhubaneswar: Due to the effect of a cyclonic circulation over north coastal Odisha, a low pressure area is likely to form over the Bay of Bengal in the next 24 hours. In the effect of which heavy rain will likely to occur in most parts of the State.
Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain to continue in most parts of Odisha in the next 48 hours due to the cyclonic circulation that lies over the West-Central Bay of Bengal and South Odisha.
Bhubaneswar: Most parts of Odisha will again experience wide spread rainfall from 11 August, the Regional Meteorological Department Bhubaneswar forecast.
Bhubaneswar: The low pressure in the North-West Bay of Bengal and adjoining Odisha with associated cyclonic circulation has intensified in to a well-marked low pressure area. The system is likely to concentrate into a depression in the next 12 hours. In the effect of which heavy rainfall will continue in most parts of the State.
Train services were affected following overnight heavy rain in Odisha. Here’s the list of trains that have been cancelled, partially cancelled and re-scheduled:
Bhubaneswar: Several parts of Odisha will witness heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours as a low pressure area is likely to form over West Bengal and its neighborhood.
Bhubaneswar: A cyclonic circulation lies over Southwest Bangladesh and neighborhood. In the influence of the circulation, a low pressure area is likely to form over West Bengal and neighborhood during the next 48 hours. In the effect of which most parts of Odisha are likely to receive very heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours.