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Coronavirus in Odisha: Govt bans Kanwar yatra to prevent public gathering amid COVID-19 outbreak

Coronavirus in Odisha: Govt bans Kanwar yatra to prevent public gathering amid COVID-19 outbreak

The Odisha government on Saturday disallowed 'Bol Bam' devotees from praying at Shivaite shrines across the state in the 'Shravan' (July/...Read More

Odisha: Angry over his goat being bitten by village dog, man poisons more than 40 strays

Odisha: Angry over his goat being bitten by village dog, man poisons more than 40 strays

In a shocking incident, a man from Cuttack district in Odisha poisoned over 40 street dogs after one of them bit his goat, India Today, r...Read More

Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra begins at Puri

Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra begins at Puri

Bhubaneswar: For the first time ever, the annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings began sans devotees at Odisha’s Puri on Tu...Read More

Ahead of Rath Yatra, 1143 servitors tested for COVID, only one positive

Ahead of Rath Yatra, 1143 servitors tested for COVID, only one positive

COVID-19 tests of 1,143 servitors were conducted on Monday as per the direction of the Supreme Court ahead of the Rath Yatra. Except for ...Read More

Rath Yatra on June 23, 2020: How to watch live stream on Doordarshan

Rath Yatra on June 23, 2020: How to watch live stream on Doordarshan

The annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra began on Tuesday in Puri after the Supreme Court granted permission to hold the annual chariot festi...Read More

2 Punjab soldiers cremated with full military honours

2 Punjab soldiers cremated with full military honours

Sangrur/Mansa: Amid touching scenes, mortal remains of soldiers Gurbinder Singh and Gurtej Singh who died fighting Chinese troops in Lada...Read More

'Lord Jagannath won't forgive us if we allow': SC's no to Puri Rath Yatra

'Lord Jagannath won't forgive us if we allow': SC's no to Puri Rath Yatra

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday disallowed the annual Rath Yatra in Odisha's Puri, slated to start from the Jagannath Temple on ...Read More

Odisha: 70-year-old woman forced to drag 120-year-old bedridden mother on cot to withdraw her pension

Odisha: 70-year-old woman forced to drag 120-year-old bedridden mother on cot to withdraw her pension

The centenarian identified as Labhe Baghel was dragged by her 70-year-old daughter on a cot all the way to the bank.

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BJD leader, two others die in fire mishap in Odisha's Ganjam district

BJD leader, two others die in fire mishap in Odisha's Ganjam district

In a shocking incident, a ruling BJD leader and two others died of suspected asphyxiation after a fire broke out in his house in Odisha's...Read More

Priest sacrifices man to end coronavirus in Odisha

Priest sacrifices man to end coronavirus in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A 70-year-old priest was arrested for allegedly sacrificing a 52-year-old man inside a temple in Odisha’s Cuttack to appease...Read More

Odisha to frame new strategy to fight COVID-19: CM Naveen Patnaik

Odisha to frame new strategy to fight COVID-19: CM Naveen Patnaik

Since rail and place services have resumes, Patnaik believes the next 15 to 30 days will be challenging

After Jharkhand, now Swiggy and Zomato to deliver alcohol to homes in Odisha

After Jharkhand, now Swiggy and Zomato to deliver alcohol to homes in Odisha

Alcohol home delivery services to be launched by Swiggy and Zomato in Odisha less than a week after it began in Jharkhand

A tale of two cyclones: How Mamata dealt with Cyclone Fani and Cyclone Amphan

A tale of two cyclones: How Mamata dealt with Cyclone Fani and Cyclone Amphan

Flashback to May 2019 when cyclone Fani caused major havoc in Odisha and much less destruction in West Bengal. However, West Bengal Chief...Read More

Rs1,000-crore relief to Cyclone Amphan-ravaged West Bengal

Rs1,000-crore relief to Cyclone Amphan-ravaged West Bengal

Prime Minister Narender Modi extends Rs500-crore relief to Odisha too

Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi announces Rs 500 cr financial assistance for Odisha

Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi announces Rs 500 cr financial assistance for Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced financial assistance of Rs 500 crore for Odisha after conducting an aerial ...Read More

After Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in West Bengal, PM Modi conducts an aerial survey of the state

After Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in West Bengal, PM Modi conducts an aerial survey of the state

Two days after cyclone Amphan lashed out at West Bengal, Odisha and the neighbouring country of Bangladesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...Read More

Coronavirus lockdown and Cyclone Amphan: Double blow for West Bengal and Odisha migrants stuck in Maharashtra

Coronavirus lockdown and Cyclone Amphan: Double blow for West Bengal and Odisha migrants stuck in Maharashtra

Mumbai: Migrant workers stuck in the city find themselves caught in an unending vortex of misery. First, the lockdown struck without warn...Read More

Cyclone Amphan: Bandhan Bank services impacted in some areas of West Bengal, Odisha

Cyclone Amphan: Bandhan Bank services impacted in some areas of West Bengal, Odisha

New Delhi: Kolkata-headquartered Bandhan Bank on Thursday said its services have been impacted in some areas of West Bengal and Odisha du...Read More

PM to undertake aerial surveys of cyclone-hit Bengal, Odisha on Friday; take part in review meetings

PM to undertake aerial surveys of cyclone-hit Bengal, Odisha on Friday; take part in review meetings

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday travel to West Bengal and Odisha to take stock of the situation in the wake of cyc...Read More

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