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Fuel prices in Bhubaneswar, other cities of Odisha on Jan 29

The petrol price in Bhubaneswar was unchanged on Saturday with the rate in the capital city at Rs 101.81 while

Winter in Odisha

Odisha: Cold wave conditions to return

Bhubaneswar: Winter chill is set to return to Odisha and some districts are likely to be in the grip of

Jagannath Mandira

Jagannath Temple in Puri to reopen on Feb 1

Puri: The Jagannath Temple in Odisha’s Puri will reopen for devotees from February 1. However, the temple will remain closed

Book on freedom fighters

Book on freedom fighters of Odisha released

Bhubaneswar: A book containing sketches of 50 prominent freedom fighters from Odisha was released in the SOA campus on Wednesday

Ashwini Vaishnaw

NTPC CBT-1 results: ECoR opens outreach camps; railway minister urges aspirants not to indulge in unlawful activities

Bhubaneswar: The East Coast Railway (ECoR) has opened outreach camps to look into the concerns raised by the candidates in

Coal train

Coal-laden wagons of goods train derail in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Three coal-laden wagons of a goods train derailed in Odisha on Thursday, reported PTI. The derailment disrupted freight movement

ECoR Republic Day celebrations

ECoR celebrates 73rd Republic Day in Bhubaneswar

East Coast Railway observed 73rd Republic Day at Railway Stadium, Bhubaneswar where Sudhir Kumar, additional general manager hoisted the National

STF seizes drugs, weapons, cash

Odisha: Police seizes brown sugar worth Rs 3 crore, weapons and Rs 65 lakh cash

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Police has seized brown sugar worth over Rs 3 crore, Rs 65 lakh in cash and three revolvers

Couple sentenced by Cuttack court

Cuttack: Couple sentenced for kidnap, rape of 10-year-old girl

Cuttack: A man and his wife have been sentenced by a court in Odisha’s Cuttack for kidnapping and raping a

Road accident

Five killed in SUV-truck collision in Odisha’s Subarnapur district

Bhubaneswar: At least five people were killed and five others injured in a head-on collision between an SUV and a

Sun Temple Konark

15 historical and heritage monuments in Odisha

Odisha has a very rich cultural heritage, historical monuments, ancient temples and heritage sites. Bhubaneswar, the capital, plays a very

Odisha rural polls: BJD, Congress, BJP to go for consensus candidates in area bordering Andhra Pradesh

Bhubaneswar: In the upcoming panchayat polls in the contentious Kotia area of Odisha, three major political parties Congress, BJD and

SUM Hospital

Large tumour weighing 10.5kg removed from woman’s body

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital have removed an abdominal tumour weighing about 10.5kg after

NABARD sanctions Rs 951 crore for road projects in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Thursday sanctioned Rs 951 crore for the construction of

Covid-19 Odisha

Mild Covid infection leads to attention and memory issues, study says

People who do not suffer long Covid symptoms can still have reduced attention and memory six to nine months after

Panchayat polls

Odisha announces Rs 30 lakh ex-gratia for Covid deaths during panchayat poll duty

Bhubaneswar: The State Election Commission (SEC) in Odisha has announced Rs 30 lakh ex-gratia for Covid-19 death of any person

Naxal articles

Explosives suspected to be abandoned by Naxals recovered near Odisha-Andhra border

Malkangiri: Security forces have seized huge quantity of explosives, suspected to be abandoned by the Naxals, from Odisha’s Malkangiri district

2022 CWG baton

2022 CWG Queen’s Baton arrives in Odisha

The 2022 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton arrived in Bhubaneswar on Friday. It was received by chairman, Odisha Hockey Promotion Council,

Poachers arrested Similipal

Odisha: 4 suspected poachers arrested from Similipal National Park

Baripada: Four suspected poachers were arrested from the Similipal National Park in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district, a forest official said on

Omicron

Dangerous to suggest that Omicron is mild, says WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said it is dangerous to suggest that Covid-19’s Omicron variant is ‘just a mild’

Odisha: Vehicle dealers directed to display price chart in showrooms

Bhubaneswar: The State Transport Authority (STA) in Odisha has made it mandatory for all the automobile dealers to display details

Bonytail in newborn in Odisha

In ‘world’s first’, bony tail found in thoracic region of newborn in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Neurosurgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, SOA’s faculty of medicine here, have come across a

Odisha MLA tests Covid positive for third time

Bhubaneswar: BJP MLA from Nilagiri in Odisha’s Balasore district, Sukanta Nayak, has tested positive for Covid-19 for the third time

Brown sugar worth Rs 32 lakh seized from Odisha’s Khurda, one held

Bhubaneswar: Brown sugar worth Rs 32 lakh was seized and one person was arrested in Odisha’s Khurda town, police said

Fake railway job

Don’t fall for fake jobs, Railways urges aspirants

It has come to the knowledge of Railway administration that some websites have published a notice claiming that the Indian

Panchayat polls

Five-phase Odisha panchayat polls to start from Feb 16

Bhubaneswar: The State Election Commission (SEC) of Odisha on Tuesday announced that panchayat polls will be held in five phases

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Railway minister Vaishnaw reviews Covid preparedness

In context of the recent surge in Covid cases across the country triggered by the Omicron variant, Ashwini Vaishnaw, union

Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik lays foundation stone for Rs 331 crore heritage corridor project in Puri

Puri: Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik laid the foundation stone for Shri Jagannath temple “Parikrama Prakalpa” (Heritage Corridor Project) in

Swachh Survekshan 2021 Award

Berhampur Municipal Corporation bags Swachh Survekshan 2021 Award

Berhampur Municipal Corporation bagged Swachh Survekshan 2021 Award for Innovation and Best Practices in New Delhi on Saturday. Vijay Amruta

Indian Railways

Railways’ reservation system to be shut down for six hours till Nov 21

As part of Indian Railways’ efforts to normalise passenger services in a phased manner to the pre-Covid levels of service,

SUSHREE DIBYADARSHINI

Odisha lose to Railways in Senior Women’s One-Day Trophy quarterfinal

Odisha are out of the Senior Women’s One-Day Trophy after losing their quarterfinal match against the Railways by 149 runs

Odisha schools

Classroom teaching for classes 6 and 7 students resume in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Physical classes for 6th and 7th standard students resumed in Odisha on Monday after almost a gap of more

Pramod Bhagat

Sports roundup: Bhagat receives Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award

Paralympian Pramod Bhagat received the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award from the President of India. He became the first

Special trains to be restored as regular trains, fares will revert to pre-Covid times

Ministry of Railways has decided to change the mail/express/passenger and holiday special train services to regular train services in phased

Odisha wins Guangzhou Award for Urban Innovation 2021

Bhubaneswar: Odisha won the International online Popular City Award at the 5th Guangzhou Award for Urban Innovation 2021 on Friday,

OPSC

OPSC Recruitment 2021: Applications invited for Post Graduate Teacher posts

In order to fill up 58 vacancies, Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited online application for Post Graduate Teacher

Bhubaneswar

Vendors protest against eviction drive near Bhubaneswar railway station

Bhubaneswar: Vendors on Thursday staged protest near Bhubaneswar railway station after an eviction drive was carried out in the area.

Odisha schools

Schools for classes 6 and 7 to reopen in Odisha

The Odisha government on Wednesday gave the go ahead to reopen schools in the state for classes 6 and 7

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Railway minister discusses infrastructural development works in Odisha

Union railways minister Ashwini Vaishnaw held a high-level review meeting with South Eastern Railway (SER) and the East Coast Railway

ONGC Jobs

NALCO recruitment 2021: Apply online for 86 executive posts

The National Aluminium Company Limited, (NALCO) has issued a notification inviting candidates to apply for managerial posts. Interested and eligible

Indian Railways

Process of filming on railway premises made easy

Now filmmakers can apply through the FFO’s web portal (www.ffo.gov.in) for filming permissions from the Ministry of Railways. In order

Sports roundup: Khel Ratna for Bhagat to Odisha gets Super 100 badminton tourney

Paralympics gold medallist and Odisha’s star shuttler Pramod Bhagat became the first Odia to be conferred with the highest sporting

SBI clerk result 2021

NEET 2021 results announced, check scorecard at neet.nta.nic.in

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG 2021 results were announced on Monday by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on

Kalinga Rail Heritage Museum

Kalinga Rail Heritage Museum inaugurated in Bhubaneswar

East Coast Railway (ECoR) general manager Vidya Bhushan inaugurated the Kalinga Rail Heritage Museum at Chandrasekharpur, here on Saturday. Also

UPSC

UPSC civil services prelims 2021 result declared: All you need to know

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the result of the Civil Services prelims 2021 exam. Candidates who appeared

ITIs take up maintenance work of equipment, vehicles of Urban Local Bodies

Bhubaneswar: The departments of Housing and Urban Development (H&UD) and Skill Development and Technical Education, Govt. of Odisha have come

Indian Railways

Special trains to connect major destinations during festive season

For the festive season, Indian Railways has ensured special arrangements for the passengers travelling to their native places to celebrate

Kalahandi Cup

Cuttack-A beat ECORSA to win Kalahandi Cup final

Biplab Samantray scored an unbeaten 109 and powered Cuttack-A to a 82-run victory over ECORSA in the final of the

Kalia Yojana

How to apply for Odisha Government’s Kalia Yojana

Agriculture has been the backbone of our country’s economy, and it is extremely important for governments to give it priority.

Covid19

Odisha has entered endemic stage of Covid-19, says state health official

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has entered the endemic stage of Covid-19 and there is need for booster dose ofvaccine, a top state

Classroom

Schools reopen for class 8 students in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Schools reopened for students of class 8 in Odisha on Monday while following the Covid-19 protocols. “Both government and

Kishore Jena

Kishore Jena clinches gold at national javelin championships

Kishore Kumar Jena has made Odisha proud by bagging gold medal in the 3rd National Open Javelin Throw Championships at

Odisha senior hockey team

Sports roundup: Odisha senior and junior hockey teams dominate

Odisha’s junior and senior teams are dominating the national hockey championships with two successive wins for both the sides. The

UPSC

UPSC recruitment 2021: Apply online for teaching, non-teaching posts

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released a notification for recruitment for various posts in teaching and non-teaching departments.

IOCL

IOCL apprentice recruitment 2021: Apply online for over 1,900 vacancies

Indian Oil Corporation Limited has issued a notification to recruit trade apprentices at its various refinery units. The application process

CBSE Exams Term 1

CBSE board exams 2022, Term 1 datesheet: All you need to know

The first term board exams for class 10 will begin from November 30, while the exams for class 12 is

Coal train

Odisha: Mahanadi Coalfields breaks record, dispatches over 5.47 lakh tonnes of coal to eight states to fight power crisis

Cuttack: Coal India arm Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) on Monday said it dispatched over 5.47 lakh tonnes of coal to

Odisha blind women's team

Sports roundup: Odisha blind women’s team win T20 series

Odisha’s blind women’s cricket team fought back from 1-0 down to win the three-match bilateral T20 series 2-1 against Karnataka

IndiGo

Bhubaneswar-Jaipur direct flight services from November 2

Bhubaneswar: Union civil aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has said direct flight services between Bhubaneswar and Jaipur will commence from November

T20 World Cup 2021: Full schedule, match time table, date and venue

India will clash against arch-rivals Pakistan in their ICC T20 World Cup opener on October 24 in Dubai. As per

School kids

Odisha to reopen schools for classes 8 and 11

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to resume offline classes for class 11 and class 8 students from October 21

SBI clerk result 2021

JEE Advanced result 2021 declared: Check your scorecard, download answer key and get all other details here

The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced 2021 results have been declared. Students can check their results at jeeadv.ac.in. Mridul Agarwal

Puri Stadium

Secretary to Odisha CM reviews Puri stadium project site

VK Pandian, the secretary to Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday visited the Puri stadium project site and supervised

Indian Navy

Indian Navy recruitment 2021: Apply online for 300 vacancies

Indian Navy has issued a notification for the recruitment of unmarried male candidates for the post of Matric Recruit (MR)

OCA

Rajesh Dhupar to lead Odisha in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Wednesday announced a 21-member squad for the upcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy to be

Odisha Naval Tata Hockey

Odisha Naval Tata Hockey boys bag silver

The Odisha Naval Tata Hockey HPC boys took home the silver on Wednesday after losing the final match to MP

Indian Railways

IRCTC second pilgrim special tourist train to western India in November

Indian Railways Catering & Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) at Bhubaneswar has launched Special Tour Package “Pilgrim Special Tourist Train” for Western

Indian Railways

East Coast Railway to run special trains for festive season

In order to clear extra rush of passengers during the upcoming festive season, East Coast Railway (ECoR) has made elaborate

One-year-old beats Covid after eight days on ventilator

Bhubaneswar: A one-year-old boy was rushed to hospital in a serious condition after contracting Covid-19, but he has beaten the

Naveen Patnaik

Durga Puja bonanza for Odisha government employees: Naveen Patnaik Govt hikes DA by 11 per cent. Check details

Bhubaneswar: Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday announced 11 per cent hike in dearness allowance (DA) for state government

Virtual live cast of Cuttack’s Ravana Podi on Oct 15

The burning of Ravana effigy marks the culmination of Dusshera festivities, however, this year too due to the Covid-19 pandemic

EcoR

East Coast Railway Week: Khurda Road division bags overall efficiency shield

East Coast Railway (ECoR) observed its 66th Annual Award ceremony at Railway Auditorium, Bhubaneswar, on Wednesday, adhering to Covid protocols.

SUM Hospital

Large tumour removed from baby’s chest cavity in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here successfully removed a large tumour weighing about 500

Pranab Das

Pranab Das wins gold medal at National triathlon

Pranab Das has become the first National triathlon champion of Odisha, bagging a gold medal in Elite Group Olympic Standard

SBI PO Job

SBI PO recruitment 2021: Apply for 2,056 vacancies

The State Bank of India (SBI) has released a notification to fill 2,056 probationary officer (PO) vacancies. The application process

Odisha govt bans sale, use of firecrackers during festive season

The Odisha government on Thursday prohibited the sale and use of firecrackers during the festive season, reported ANI. “With a

Covid: Ahead of festive season, Odisha issues new unlock guidelines

The Odisha government on Thursday announced new Covid-19 guidelines which will be in force in the state for the month

SUM Hospital

SUM hospital’s cardiac team performs rare surgery

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, faculty of medicine of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) here,

Covid: Odisha crosses 3 crore vaccination mark; aims to inoculate all residents with first dose by year end

Odisha’s vaccination in-charge and Family Welfare director Dr Bijay Panigrahi on Wednesday said that the state has administered more than

Kho kho Nationals

Odisha teams bag bronze in junior Kho kho Nationals

Host Odisha played inspiring Kho Kho as the boys and girls teams bagged bronze medals in the 40th Junior Nationals

IOCL

Indian Army SSC recruitment 2021: Check selection criteria, age limit and other details

Indian Army is inviting offline applications from male veterinary graduates for Short Service Commission (SSC) in Remount Veterinary Corps. The

Cyclone Gulab

Cyclone Gulab: How did it get the name?

Rainfall activity started in Odisha’s southern and coastal regions on Sunday morning in the wake of Cyclone Gulab, which is

UPSC

UPSC declares final result of Civil Services Exam 2020: 761 candidates recommended for appointment

The Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) has declared the final result of Civil Services Examination, 2020. A total of 761

NSS Day Utkal University

NSS Day: Covid awareness rally organised at Utkal University

On the occasion of NSS Day on Friday, an awareness rally on Covid-19 was conducted by the NSS bureau on

Odisha to host FIH Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar from Nov 24

After successfully hosting the 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup, Bhubaneswar will stage the FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup from

UPSC Combined Geo-Scientist recruitment 2022: Registration begins, apply online for 192 vacancies

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has started the registration process for UPSC Combined Geo Scientist Exam 2022 from September

ONGC Jobs

ONGC recruitment 2021: Application invited for 313 vacancies, check selection process

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC) has invited online applications for recruitment to the post of Graduate Trainees (GTs)

AIIMS Bhubaneswar

AIIMS Bhubaneswar recruitment 2021: Apply for 112 faculty posts

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Bhubaneswar has invited applications from candidates to apply for 112 Group A posts.

Odisha Police recruitment 2021: Apply for 244 constable posts – check eligibility, selection process

The Odisha Police has invited online applications for recruitment of 244 constables (Communication) on contractual basis. Interested and eligible candidates

How to avail Odisha Government’s Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana

Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik last month launched the smart health card for Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana beneficiaries. Biju Swasthya

IPL 2021 Playoff and Final match schedule: venue, full match details, when and where to watch

The second leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will resume from September 19, 2021 with Chennai Super Kings

IOCL

JEE Main Result 2021: 18 students share top rank

The JEE Main 2021 result has been announced by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on Wednesday. Candidates who had appeared

How to trade, invest in cryptocurrency in India

The word Crypto refers to a complicated cryptography, which allows for the processing and transactions of digital currencies across decentralised

KIIT School of Management

Top five colleges offering MBA courses in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar

Getting into IIMs is the dream of every MBA aspirant. However, with the growing number of MBA aspirants, cracking the

Utkal University

Top universities in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar

University life is the time where a student gets a chance to nurture and groom himself or herself before entering

College of Basic Science and Humanities

Government colleges in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar

Government or public colleges are those institutions that are controlled by the governing bodies of the state or also by

ABIT

Top 10 engineering colleges in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack

Odisha has been a pioneer in technical education and this has been possible because of the strong foundational engineering colleges

SCB Medical College

Five most sought-after medical colleges in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack

It is always a tough choice to make when it comes to pick the right colleges or universities for higher