Bhubaneshwar

  • An open letter to Rahul from Odisha: Only a miracle can save Congress 22-03-2014 12:13 PM

    Bhubaneshwar: A communication specialist from Bhubaneshwar, Sudhi Ranjan Mishra has sent this open letter to the Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. In his letter he questions the selection of candidates for the Lok Sabha and Assembly seats in Odisha and cautions that the Congress may be pushed to third place...
  • Congress names Kumari Selja, Bhubaneshwar Kalita, Sanjay Singh for Rajya Sabha 28-01-2014 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: Congress has named Lok Sabha MP from Ambala Kumari Selja for the Rajya Sabha from Haryana while Bhubaneshwar Kalita and Sanjay Singh have been nominated from Assam. The party has also decided to support the nomination of Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Prem Chand Gupta for the Rajya Sabha...
  • Cyclone Phailin: Govt doing best to complete the rehabilitation work, says Patnaik 13-10-2013 02:06 PM

    Bhubaneshwar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said that there has been a severe loss of property in the cyclone Phailin. The Chief Minister assured the people saying, that the administration is doing its best to complete the rehabilitation work as soon as possible. Naveen Patnaik called the rehabilitation...
  • Cyclone Phailin: No reports of massive destruction, wind speed reduces, no casualty in AP 13-10-2013 07:21 AM

    Srikakulam/Brahmapur/Bhubaneshwar: The wind speed of the Cyclone Phailin has reduced giving some hopes of less damage and destruction. Even though it is too early to come to any conclusion, there has not been any reports of massive destruction and death from the Cyclone affected areas. According to CNN-IBN's Bhubaneshwar correspondent...
  • Govt fully prepared for supercyclone Phailin 12-10-2013 07:10 PM

    The government is prepared to carry out relief and rescue operations in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. Five Army columns have been sent to Bhubaneswar from Ranchi. Four teams of about 500 Army personnel have been moved to the coastal areas with relief material and medical assistance. ...
  • Army mobilises columns for for post Phailin salvage operations 12-10-2013 04:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian Army today mobilised an Engineering column comprising medical and signal entities from Bhubaneswar to Gopalpur in Ganjam District, forecast to be the landfall area where the cyclone is expected to strike landmass in Odisha later tonight. Additional Engineering columns and Signal columns are also expected to...
  • Odisha: IAS officer hit by train, suicide suspected 25-06-2013 09:27 AM

    Bhubaneswar: An IAS officer, Gagan Bihari Swain, was killed on Monday night when a train ran over him at the Bhubaneswar railway station. Police said that the officer jumped in front of the train. It is unclear whether it was an accident or a suicide. If it was a suicide,...
  • Puri-Durg Express rams into a goods train, no casualty 03-04-2013 11:46 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Puri-Durg Express rammed into a stationary goods train near Mancheswar on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Wednesday night but there was no casualty or injury, railway sources said. There was no injury to anyone and all the passengers were safe after 18425 Puri-Durg Express hit the stationary goods train...
  • Jagannath Yatra: clash between priests, police 04-07-2011 02:12 PM

    Bhubaneshwar: Tension erupted in the temple town of Puri after a clash between the police and junior priests at the Jagannath temple on Monday. Three junior priests and 1 policeman got injured in a tussle between the two sides. This after the police prohibited the priests from allowing large number...
  • Puri: policeman held for molesting minor 03-07-2011 08:24 AM

    Puri: The Jagannath yatra has begun but the festivities have been marred by the shocking news of molestation of a nine year old, allegedly by a policeman, on a train near Bhubaneswar. The policeman has been arrested along with the victim's father who allegedly attacked the suspect. The victim is...
  • NALCO CMD arrested by CBI for taking bribe 25-02-2011 07:40 PM

    Bhubaneshwar: National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) Chairman cum Managing Director AK Srivastava has been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for taking bribe. The CBI arrested Srivastava, his wife Chandni Srivastava along with two accomplices. The two accomplices have been identified as BL Bajaj and his wife Anita...
  • Villagers beat leopard to death in Bhubaneshwar 13-01-2011 12:00 PM

    Villagers beat a leopard to death on the outskirts of Orissa's capital Bhubaneshwar after it attacked and injured three people. The animal was first beaten with sticks and then carried to the village. The villagers than hanged the body from a building. ...
  • 3 die as Maoists blow up ambulance in Orissa 28-11-2010 10:49 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Three people, including a woman, were killed when suspected Maoists blew up the ambulance they were travelling in Orissa's Kandhamal district, police said on Sunday. The landmine blast took place on Saturday night in a hilly and forested area near Brahmanigaon village, about 150 km from the district headquarters...
  • CJ exposes plight of health wards 15-04-2010 03:54 PM

    Lipsita Mohanty exposes the dire straits that patients are in at Bhubaneshwar's govt hospital. ...
  • Orissa govt confident of winning red battle 19-02-2008 08:39 PM

    London: James Anderson might have dismissed Sachin Tendulkar seven times in Tests but the fast bowler insists that the Indian batting maestro is not his bunny and that he has no control over him. Anderson got Tendulkar for the seventh time in Tests when he dismissed him leg before in...
  • 'Well-wishers' entangle Budhia 06-06-2007 02:19 PM

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  • Cit Journo: A journey that took 27 hrs 02-01-2007 09:49 PM

    A citizen journalist reports on a trip from Bhubaneshwar to Lucknow that took 27 hours. ...