Kamal Haasan receives honorary doctorate from Odisha's Centurion University
Veteran actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan was conf...
Odisha’s distressed cold storage operators on strike
The Odisha Cold Storage Association, a body of 35 cold storage owners, is seeking incent...
Naveen Patnaik makes new organisational appointments within Biju Janata Dal
The influential Jajpur MLA, Pranab Prakash Das has been appointed...
Dutee Chand on TIME 100 Next list; Naveen Patnaik says Odisha is proud
Lilly Singh, Varun Sivaram, Coco Gauf, Ben Stokes, and Henry Golding also feature on the list.
Mahatma Gandhi died due to accidental reasons, claims Odisha govt school booklet, kicks up row
A government booklet describing Mahatma Gandhi's death as an "accident" has triggered a row in Odisha, with political leaders and activists ...
Odisha to work with IMF on multi-year budgeting system
A team of the IMF met with top officials of Naveen Patnaik’s government recently to review the state’s Public Finance Management system. Under a tripartite agreement, the IMF's South Asia Training and Technical Assistance Center is helping state to move towards a multi—year budgeting system based on more real and forward looking fiscal projections.
Bijepur victory sets new record for Naveen Patnaik's BJD
Naveen Patnaik, for the first time in his long twenty years in government, had contested from two seats during the simultaneous state and general elections earlier this year.
Odisha CM vacates his father's memorial at Swargadwar for public welfare
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik sets example to other leaders by ordering to vacate his father Biju Patnaik’s memorial at Swargadwar, Puri for deve...
Orissa High Court issues notice on contempt proceeding to state bar associations
HC Bar Association had gone on strike on Monday 14 October calling for an all Odisha strike from 16 October onwards.
Odisha to auction 20 iron ore, manganese mines starting Friday
Notices inviting tenders for the two lots will be issued on Oct 4 and 14 and letters of intent will be sent by January 3 and 15 2020, respectively.
Naveen Patnaik shuns guard of honour formalities
A statement issued by the Chief Minister’s Office explained that the practice was relic of the British era and did not fit with their aim to run a people’s government.
Odisha and South Korea explore investment opportunities beyond Posco
Ambassador Shin Bong-Kil said after the meeting that South Korea and Odisha are making “a fresh start, having learnt their respective lessons from the Posco experience.”
Mines Ministry agrees to increasing cap of iron ore holdings in Odisha
For iron ore this limit, of 10 sq km, has now been extended to 58 sq km in the state of Odisha, the country's largest iron ore producer.
Odisha's Maoist-hit Malkangiri gets its first pilot: Tribal girl Anupriya Lakra
The 27-year-old has been selected to join a private airlines as a co-pilot.
Puri’s Kashi-Vishwanath style redevelopment to be complete by Rath Yatra
The plan to clear 75 metres around the 12th century Jagannath Temple, one of the holiest places for practising Hindus, is being executed with no public consultation and at breakneck speed, say its critics.
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