Odisha(Search results - 222)
Weird NewsJul 22, 2021, 2:17 PM IST
Brave cat stands guard against cobra to protect the family; watch video
A pet cat in Odisha stopped a cobra and didn't allow the snake to enter the house. The cat stood as a guard outside the house for over 30 minutes until the snake rescue team reached the spot.
Top StoriesJul 15, 2021, 4:38 PM IST
SC seeks orders passed by Odisha HC in Odisha’s 5-year-old girl rape case
The petitioner, Saudamini Sahoo had knocked on the doors of the Supreme Court and sought a Central Bureau of Investigation inquiry into her daughter's death.
Top StoriesJul 13, 2021, 3:09 PM IST
PM to meet CMs of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Odisha, Maharashtra, Kerala on July 16
In his next meeting, too, the prime minister is expected to reiterate his concerns over the growing number of cases in some districts and could call for the need to catch these signals and take strict actions at the micro-level.
Top StoriesJul 10, 2021, 2:35 PM IST
IMD issues red alert in two Kerala districts; Southwest monsoon revives
The weather department has also predicted heavy rainfall from Saturday in several states and Union Territories, including Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Gujarat, and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, under the influence of the southwest monsoon.
India NewsJul 9, 2021, 5:37 PM IST
Daily wager who lost job in lockdown, turns YouTuber; earns over five lakhs
Odisha's labourer-turned-YouTuber Iska Munda earned lakhs of rupees during lockdown by making videos about his village life.
CrimeJul 5, 2021, 4:49 PM IST
Tribal woman allegedly practicing witchcraft found beheaded in Odisha, cops fail to find her missing head
In a gory incident from Tribal dominated state Odisha, a 62-year-old woman's headless body was found. The family of the woman alleges that some in the village have killed her due to rivalry.
Top StoriesJul 2, 2021, 12:02 PM IST
Centre rushes teams to 6 states to contain COVID-19 spread
The central government rushed teams to six states- Kerala, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, and Manipur for Covid-19 control and containment measures.
CrimeJun 18, 2021, 6:40 PM IST
Odisha: 6-year-old raped, murdered on pretext of giving chocolates
Odisha's Nayagarh is once again n news for a similar shameful reason of rape and murder of the 6-year-old girl. The accused, a 22-year-old daily wage worker, returned from Tamil Nadu's brick kiln due to lockdown and had committed the crime on June 12. He was arrested yesterday and sent to judicial custody.
Top StoriesJun 10, 2021, 3:58 PM IST
Odisha: Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra to be held sans devotees, fully vaccinated servitors allowed
According to Odisha's Special Relief Commissioner Pradeep K Jena, in this year's Rath Yatra, there would be no participation of devotees and only servitors would be allowed.
Top StoriesJun 2, 2021, 3:48 PM IST
Odisha CM writes to all CMs, seeks consensus on centralised vaccine procurement
Calling the Coronavirus pandemic the greatest challenge they have faced together as a nation since Independence, the Odisha chief minister called for setting aside differences.
Top StoriesMay 28, 2021, 6:14 PM IST
Cyclone Yaas: PM Modi announces Rs 1,000-cr financial aid for Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited Odisha and West Bengal to review the situation arising out of Cyclone Yaas. He undertook an aerial survey of the cyclone affected areas in Bhadrak and Baleswar districts of Odisha, and Purba Medinipur in West Bengal.
Top StoriesMay 28, 2021, 2:53 PM IST
Cyclone Yaas: PM Modi takes aerial tour, reviews damages in Odisha
The Prime Minister was received by Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Pratap Sarangi at Bhubaneswar airport.
Weird NewsMay 28, 2021, 1:24 PM IST
Here's why Odisha man stepped out during cyclone Yaas (Watch video)
A man's hilarious reply to a reporter, who asked him why he stepped out of the house amid Cyclone Yaas, has emerged on social media.
Top StoriesMay 27, 2021, 3:37 PM IST
PM Modi to visit cyclone-affected areas in Odisha, West Bengal
Prime Minister Modi will proceed for an aerial survey in the affected areas of Balasore and Bhadrak in Odisha and Purba Medinipur in West Bengal.
Top StoriesMay 27, 2021, 10:48 AM IST
Cyclone Yaas: Odisha CM Patnaik announces 7-day relief to 128 battered villages
Patnaik made the announcement after reviewing the situation created in the aftermath of the cyclone which is still active in the district of Mayurbnajh and is likely to leave the state by midnight.