Senior BJP leader and Rourkela MLA Dilip Ray is scheduled to call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the latter’s office in the Parliament today.
State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) Dr Minati Behera on Thursday visited Bolangir to probe the suspicious death of a woman working as a caretaker of BC Jena Memorial Centre for Differently Abled at Pathachepa.
The State Government has formally decided to move to the Supreme Court challenging the recent order of the Orissa High Court keeping in abeyance a State Government’s demand notice of VAT recovery from the Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL).
Two youths sustained critically injuries as their bike met with an accident at Gelapur Square on National Highway No 5 in Bhadrak district.
An ATM security was injured critically as looters stabbed him in several places of his body at Joda in Keonjhar district late on Wednesday night.
Elections to the Panchayat Samiti Vice-Chairman posts will be held today in 307 blocks across Odisha, according to the schedule of the State Election Commission published earlier.
Vigilance sleuths on Wednesday arrested a Revenue Inspector (RI) in Sundargarh and a gram panchayat technical assistant in Rayagada while taking bribe.
Amid the media reports that CBI sleuths on Tuesday visited the Assembly Secretariat to seek fresh details about vehicle passes issued to the issued to MLAs and Ministers by the Assembly Secretariat during 2010-2013 in connection with the chit fund scam, senior Congress leader and Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra on Wednesday sought to know from the Speaker Niranjan Pujari whether the media reports are true.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday urged Union Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to direct the Paradip Port Trust authorities to take dredging of the Mahanadi river mouth and the navigational channel for smooth and safe navigation of the fishing vessels.
In a major breakthrough in the murder of Radheshyam Biswal (54) in Kendrapada district that occurred on December 10 last year, police have succeeded in arresting the main accused in the murder case on Wednesday.