Sonia campaign in Maharashtra Thursday

Sonia campaign in Maharashtra Thursday

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will campaign for the Oct 15 Maharashtra assembly elections with public meetings Thursday, a party spokesperson said. Gandhi’s first rally will be held in Kolhapur in western Maharashtra, a traditional Congress bastion, at 12.30 p.m. The same afternoon, she will reach tourist centre of Aurangabad in Marathwada region for the second […]

 

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said Govt ready for cyclonic storm Hudhud

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said Govt ready for cyclonic storm Hudhud

Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik after returning from New Delhi on Tuesday afternoon said that the state Governmetn is prepared for the cyclonic storm that is likely to hit the Odisha coast around October 12. The Odisha Government has asked 16 district administrations to be on high alert for the possible cyclonic storm ‘Hudhud’, . the […]

 

‘Hudhud’ threat: Govt alerts 16 collectors, ODRAF, fire dept

‘Hudhud’ threat: Govt alerts 16 collectors, ODRAF, fire dept

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government today alerted 16 district administrations over possible cyclonic storm ‘Hudhud’, which is likely to hit Odisha coast on October 12. Besides, the ODRAF & fire department have been told to remain prepared for relief and rescue operation. The office of the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) directed the collectors of Baleswar, Bhadrak, […]

 

Odisha Government to install CCTV to check wildlife smuggling, poaching

Odisha Government to install CCTV to check wildlife smuggling, poaching

Report by MyOdia bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government to CCTV install to check wildlife smuggling, poaching. This was informed by the secretary of Forest and Environment Department Mr. RK Sharma. He said that the department will install hidden cameras in forest areas inside and at check gates to curb wildlife smuggling and other related crimes. In […]

 

Naveen seeks special category status for Odisha

Naveen seeks special category status for Odisha

New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow evening at PMO in South Block. This was informed by the Odisha Government official. CM Naveen Patnaik to meet PM Narendra Modi at 5.30pm on Monday. Naveen likely to discuss various issue with PM Narendra Modi like special state status, Polavaram, […]

 

Cyclone Hudhud likely to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh on October 8

Cyclone Hudhud likely to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh on October 8

Bhubaneswar: Weather department on Monday issued a warning that Cyclone Hudhud likely to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh on October 8. Its intensity can be compared to that of cyclone Phalin in 2013. Cyclone Hudhud may prevail for three four days over the Bay of Bengal. MET department on Monday issued a warning of a developing […]

 

Low pressure over Andaman likely to turn into depression

Low pressure over Andaman likely to turn into depression

Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic circulation over Andaman sea has turned into a low pressure area which is likely to convert into a well-mark low pressure, said weather department. Later, it is expected to turn into depression followed by a cyclonic storm by October 8. Moving in north-west direction, the system would approach towards Andhra and Odisha […]

 

Durga pujas: New ground in celebrations

Durga pujas: New ground in celebrations

New Delhi: Innovation is quite the USP for Durga Pujas this year as organisers look to reinvent the celebration of a festival steeped in tradition and age-old lore with everything contemporary, ranging from eco-friendly pavilions to free wi-fi at the venues. At first sight it may appear to be a fad, but ask Anshuman Sengupta, […]

 

OJM VP Rajendra Prasad Joins BJD

OJM VP Rajendra Prasad Joins BJD

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Jan Morcha (OJM) vice-president Rajendra Prasad Singh joined the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) at Naveen Nivas in presence of CM Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday. Patnaik formally announced the return of Singh into BJD at Naveen Niwas. Similarly, several Congress leaders from Kandhamal district also joined the ruling party.“I’m delighted that several important persons […]

 

Dacoit gang nabbed: 6 arrested

Dacoit gang nabbed: 6 arrested

The Quick Action Team and special squad conducted raid in the Kharavelanagar area of Bhubaneswar and arrested 6 persons of a dacoit gang while they were planning a dacoity near the Laxminarayan Temple in Unit-4 on Tuesday night. The accused were identified as Hemanta Dash (49) of Old Town under the Ligaraj police station, P […]