Odisha Current News
Archive Year: Month:
Orissa Police seizes 2 sloth bear cubs from traders in Keonjhar Friday, January 21, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary bureau; Keonjhar: Two sloth bear cubs were seized and two traders arrested in Keonjhar district of Orissa by Police authorities, yesterday.The seizure reveals new source areas in sloth bear trade, even as joint action by the Orissa Forest Departmen... Supreme Court pronounce verdict on Dara Singh, upholds life termý Friday, January 21, 2011 Bhubaneswar: The Supreme Court on Friday pronounce life term imprisonment to Dara Singh, main accused in the killing of Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two sons in Koenjhar district in January 1999.A bench comprising justices P Sathasivam and B S Chauhan,... BJP flays Orissa government for siphoning day-meals grants for school children Friday, January 21, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: In a press statement the BJP has alleged that the local Biju Janta Dal leaders in collusion with high ups in the State secretariat and the District Administration have siphoned away the grants meant for supplying day-meals to sch... Cuttack District Judge Bira Kishore Mishra appointed as additional Judge of Orissa High Court Friday, January 21, 2011 New Delhi: Cuttack District Judge Bira Kishore Mishra has been appointed new Additional Judge of Orissa High Court. He will take oath on 25th January. A notification in this respect from the Rastrapati Bhawan received here in the Orissa High Court. In exercise of the pow... Orissa CM to inaugurate Centurion University of Technology & Management on 22nd January Friday, January 21, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Parlakhemundi: Chief Minister of Odisha Shri Naveen Patnaik to inaugurate the first technical private university of ODISHA "Centurion University Of Technology & Management" on 22nd January at JITM Campus, Paralakhemundi. Hon'ble Minister, re... Korean province to help Orissa to promote Buddhist tourism Friday, January 21, 2011 Bhubaneswar:  Addressing the conference on tourism potential between South Korea and Odisha held here by the Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) on Thursday to mark the United Nations International Day of Peace, Rajya Sabha member Pyari Mohan Mohapatra expressed the h... Orissa CM says state committed to address issues for bonded, child labour Friday, January 21, 2011 Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik assured that State Government was fully committed to address the issues for bonded labour and child labour. He said this during addressing a seminar, on elimination of bonded and child labour organised by the State Panchayati Raj Departm... Orissa Government advises District Collectors for construction of more check dam Thursday, January 20, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The District Collectors have been Advised to provide agriculture implements on subsidized rate  and other facilities to the farmers affected by the unseasonal rain  from February .The two days conference of ... Orissa Viglilance raided offices in 13 Districts over purchase of dal for Mid Day Meal Thursday, January 20, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The Vigilance has raided Social Welfare Extention Office of 13 Districts on the allegation of Corruption in Purchase of Dal for the Mid Day Meal of the Primary Schools. As per the report , Eight special Team simoultaneou... Orissa Police seized two maoist posters from the wall of Tangi Block Office Thursday, January 20, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo; Khurdha: The Police has seized two maoist posters from the wall of Tangi Block Office. In the poster they mentioned that the  corruption  of the Block is increasing and the BDO is involved in the corruption.  The BDO  has been t... Congress alleges Orissa Government yet to complete survey of crop loss Thursday, January 20, 2011 Bhubaneswar:  The state congress on Wednesday alleged that the Odisha government is yet to complete the survey of the crop loss.Briefing newsmen at Congress Bhawan here, vice president of Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee, Sibabanda Day, thanked prime minister Manmo... NHRC expresses fears over rights violations in Orissa due to industrialisation Thursday, January 20, 2011 Bhubaneswar: The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday expressed fears that more human right violation cases will come up in Odisha as the state has embarked on an industrialisation drive that has led to signing of around 90 agreements. As Odisha is emerging as an... Orissa Government likely to set up Knowledge Corporation Thursday, January 20, 2011 Bhubaneswar: The State Government has decided to promote a Knowledge Corporation by the Department of Higher Education. Sources say Minister of Higher Education Debi Prasad Mishra has moved the proposal, which has received the nod of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The mov... Ravenshaw University VC submits report to Orissa CM Naveen Patnaik on campus violence Thursday, January 20, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar : In the incident of Ravenshaw University Violence, the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday seeks  a report from the Registrar of the University Samarpriya Mishra. The Vice Chancellor of the University Debdas Chhotray ha... NHRC directs Orissa to report status of implementation of welfare schemes in KBK Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo; Bhubaneswar: The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday directed the state government to report status of implementation of welfare schemes in the KBK districts and directed to depute an officer to be present before the Commission on 21st Ma... Union Minister of State for Agriculture meets Orissa CM over damage of crops by unseasonal rain Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The Union Minister of State for Agriculture K.V.Thomas has returned back to New Delhi after discussing with the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. As per his programme he does not discussed with the senior officials. The Unio... Orissa Higher Education Minister discusses Afghan Students issue at ICCR Headquarters, New Delhi Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; New Delhi: Orissa Higher Education, Tourism & Culture, Minister Debi Prasad Mishra today afternoon discussed the issue regarding Afghan Students at ICCR Headquarters alongwith His Excellency Ambassador of Afghanistan in India Dr.Nangualai... Gadkari says BJP to contest next polls in Orissa alone Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Bhubaneswar: Ruling out any further alliance with the ruling Biju Janata Dal, BJP national president Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday made it clear that his party would go it alone in the next elections in the state. We have no plans for political arrangement with BJD for the ne... Orissa: Census programme to be implemented in schools Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Bhubaneswar: A unique programme has been attempted to help the children participate in the Census of India -2011. This programme will be implemented in 60 schools, both private and Government, in each of the 30 districts.The objectives of the programme are to make all ch... Union cabinet reshuffle, Orissa’s Srikant Jena likely to get cabinet berth Wednesday, January 19, 2011 New Delhi: Orissa's Srikant Jena likely to be elevated to Cabinet rank during union cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday.  It should be noted that on Wednesday reshuffle and expansion of the Union Council of Ministers will take place at 5pm on Wednesday . Currently Jena Mi... All 59 students of Afghanistan left Orissa , CM seeks report on Ravenshaw clash issue Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo; Bhubaneswar : The violence of Ravenshaw University in a new turn. In  the violence one Afganisthan student were seriously injured, even mediapersons were attacked.  The  Embassy at New Delhi discussed with the DCP on the issue. The i... NHRC seeks report from Orissa over resettlement of affected peoples in Kandhamal violence Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The National Human Rights Commission in his Bhubaneswar Camp finalized 8 cases, out of 10 and sought some information from the state government. The Commission has sought the information from the state government regardin... Orissa: Ghadei leaves for New Delhi to meet Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukharjee Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar : The Finance Minister Prafulla Chandra Ghadei left for New Delhi on Tuesday. During his stay at New Delhi, he will meet with the Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukharjee and discuss regarding National status to Rengali and Subarna... Union Minister of State for Agriculture K.V. Thomas arrives in Orissa Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: Union Minister of State for Agriculture K.V. Thomas in a two days visit to Orissa arrived here in Bhubaneswar Monday evening.He will discuss with the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at 11am and senior officials of the gove... Each village to be electrified by 2012 says Orissa CM Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Balasore: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said that no village will be in dark and every village of the state will be electrified by the end of 2012 as various schemes have been taken up. Stating this while inaugurating a 132/33 KV grid sub-station at Basta in the... BJP leaders attack UPA in centre, BJD Government in Orissa over corruption Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Bhubaneswar: BJP attacks the Congress-led UPA Government at the Centre and the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD Government in Odisha during party's anti corrpution rally at Bhubaneswar on Monday.Attending BJP’s rally against corruption at Bhubaneswar on Monday party's nationa... Orissa Police arrest 6 for misbehaving with a foreign couple in Konark Sun Temple Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Report by Orisssa Diary correspondent; Konark: The Police has arrested 6 youths  on the allegation of assaulting foreign tourists on Monday under section 341,232,294,and 394.As per the report two foreign tourists came to Konark on Monday. The including Princip... Orissa: Ruling BJD launches Member collection drive Monday, January 17, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo, Bhubaneswar: As per the earlier decision, the ruling Biju Janta Dal (BJD) has started it’s Family Relation Abhijan and Member collection drive in the state. This will be continued for 28 days. The BJD aims to enroll at least 80lakh members from 80l... Indian Coast Guard demonstrate mock exercise in Orissa's Paradip for costal security Monday, January 17, 2011 Report by Amarnath Parida; Paradip: The Indian Coast Guard on Sunday conducted an exercise off the Orissa coast near the port town of Paradip to check the costal security, research and rescue operation.Indian coast guard conducted costal security exercise in Paradip t... Anti Posco body submits five point demand to Odisha Governor Monday, January 17, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo; Bhubaneswar: The anti Posco body  Posco Pratirodha Sangram Samity (PPSS) has submitted a five point demand to the Governor on Monday.As per the information, a rally headed by PPSS Chief Abhaya Sahoo and Sisir Mohapatra started from Ba... Orissa: Oil leakage from IOCL’s Pipeline under Control says IOCL Monday, January 17, 2011 Report by Amarnath Parida; Paradip: The crude oil leakage from IOCL’s Paradip-Haldia-Barauni Pipeline (PHBPL) near Santra Canal at Paradip has been reported on last week and oil leakge is under control by the intervention of IOCL officials. According to press release,... NHRC to hear right violations by river projects in Orissa Monday, January 17, 2011 Bhadrak: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will hear the Salandi-Nalia, Reba-Kapali, Kansbans and other river Sanskar projects on which there are allegation of human rights violations. The Commission has decided to hear the cases 439/18/18/09-10 along with 410 o... Orissa: 'Swasthyashree'- Doctor’s Advice at Your Doorstep Monday, January 17, 2011 Review by Orissa Diary bureau; Bhubaneswar: A magazine that brings doctor’s and expert’s advice at your doorstep and answers your personal health queries certainly draws attention. ‘Swasthyashree’, the quarterly health magazine in Odia language, thus holds the eyes of hundreds of... Ruling BJD in Orissa launches Parivar Sampark Abhiyan Monday, January 17, 2011 Bhubaneswar: The ruling Biju Janata Dal launches month-long Parivar Sampark Abhiyan in the state from Monday. BJD president and chief minister Naveen Patnaik launches the campaign in his constituency Hinjili in Ganjam district. The part, in its new campaign, will focus on... Orissa: BYJD, CPM, SP flay Centre over Oil price hike Monday, January 17, 2011 Bhubaneswar: Protesting against the successive price hike in petrol, the Biju Yuva Janata Dal on Sunday took out a massive rally in the city and burnt the effigies of the prime minister and the AICC chairperson Sonia Gandhi. Addressing the meeting, the BYJD leaders said t... Orissa Youth Congress team meets Prime Minister, PCC president to meet Sonia soon on farmers’ plight Monday, January 17, 2011 Bhubaneswar: Youth Congress delegation from Orissa meets Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at his New Delhi residence on farmers’ plight. They appraised him of the grave crisis of the farmers of Odisha and submitted a memorandum. Majhi informed the Prime Minister how everyday... Orissa: Eminent writer, Freedom fighter Chittaranjan Das passes away Sunday, January 16, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: Eminent writer, Freedom fighter Chittaranjan Das expired Sunday afternoon here in the Kalinga Hospital. He was born in Bagalpur area of undivided Cuttack District in the year 1932. He was imprisoned in the year 1942 for three years ... Forest Clearance: Orissa Government completed plantation only in 2592 hector out of 4202 Hector Sunday, January 16, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo; Bhubaneswar: The Central Ministry of Forest and Environment has approved Forest Clearance of total 3,987 hector of Forested land for set up of 10 large industries in the state.As per the information, 1420 Hector in Jakhapura of Jajpur Dist... Orissa CM directs Authorities to report over opening of District Education office Sunday, January 16, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has directed the Departmental Authorities of School and Mass Education to report within two week regarding the expected expenditures and employees required for opening of office of the District E... Orissa Government decides to increase DVF, SOG personnel in state Saturday, January 15, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The state government has decided to increase the number of Special Operation Group (SOG) in the state. It has been decided in a high level meeting held in the Orissa Secretariat on Saturday under the Chairmanship of the Chief Minist... Orissa: Ex-President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam says students of management should create employment Saturday, January 15, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The Former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam in a one day tour to Orissa has inaugurated the newly constructed building of Sai International School and joined in different programmes.Interacting with the students of ... Orissa Government to engage retire teachers as per requirement says minister Saturday, January 15, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: The School and Mass Education Department will engage Guest Teachers to the retired experienced High School teachers voluntarily as per the requirement . They will be paid Rs150/- per period of  class.The School and ... Orissa CM inagurates National Conference on 'Museums, Accessibility & Differently-abled Visitors' Saturday, January 15, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo, Bhubaneswar: The Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the All India Museums Conference here at Regional Museum of Natural History,  Bhubaneswar on Saturday.Inaugurating the All India Museums Conference the Chief Minister expresse... Orissa: BJP President Gadkari to arrive in Bhubaneswar on 17th Jan for massive rally against corruption Saturday, January 15, 2011 Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: Bharatiya Janata Party National President Nitin Gadkari is arriving in Bhubaneswar on the 17th January at about 12.00 O’Clock by a special flight from New Delhi. This is his maiden visit after assuming the office as National Chie... Orisaa Government seeks cooperation of Centre for salvage operation of ‘Black Rose’ in Paradip Saturday, January 15, 2011 Report by Amarnath Parida; Paradip: Jagatsinghpur district administration of Orissa has sought the cooperation and technical support of Union Ministry of Shipping, environment department, Paradip Port Trust, Indian Coast Guard to dismantle the ship wreckage 'Black Rose' from the Bay... Afghanistan embassy raises concern over attack on Afghan students in Ravenshaw Saturday, January 15, 2011 Cuttack: Afghanistan embassy raises concern over attack on some Afghan students in Ravenshaw University in Cuttack. Two officials of Afghanistan's embassy in New Delhi arrived here on Friday and held discussions with Afghan students, the university Vice-Chancellor and the city DC... Orissa government decides to undertake laying of underground cabling in and around Jagannath temple Saturday, January 15, 2011 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Friday decided to undertake laying of underground cabling in and around the Jagannath temple and the Bada Danda (Grand Road) by removing the existing overhead structures at a cost of Rs 18 crore. The step is being taken keeping i... World Bank to provide $255 million to support program to mitigate impact of cyclones in Orissa, Andhra Pradesh Saturday, January 15, 2011 New Delhi: More than one million people living in the coastal areas of Orissa and Andhra Pradesh are set to benefit from a program financed by the World Bank to provide $255 million to support the first phase of the Government of India’s national program to mitigate the impact of... Orissa Youth Congress leaders to meet prime minister Manmohan Singh over farmers’ plight Saturday, January 15, 2011 Nabarangpur: Youth Congress state president and Nabarangpur MP Pradeep Majhi on Thursday said that a delegation of the Youth Congress would meet prime minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi on Saturday to apprise him of the condition of the farmers affected by the recent unseasonal... Orissa: Miscreants looted 30 lakh rupees from bank employees Friday, January 14, 2011 Report by Dipti Ranjan Kanungo; Kalahandi: The armed miscreants have looted thirty lakh rupees from the bank employees near Ambapani ghati in NH-201 on Friday. As per the information, they were taking that money to Ummerkote branch from Bhawanipatna. Near the Ghati, the ...
Image Gallery
PCC President Prasad Harichandan heading the meeting of Block Congress Presidents and District Congress Presidents at Congress Bhawan .
PCC President Prasad Harichandan heading meeting of Block Congress Presidents and District Congress Presidents at Congress Bhawan .
Connect Us
Copyright © & owned by OMIS Private Limited. All rights reserved. Designed & Developed by OMIS Private Limited.
Server hosted at Suryanandan.Net