State

12 hr bandh underway, normal life hit in Begunia

Bhubaneswar: Normal life has gone out of gear in Begunia block area in Khurda district due to a 12 hour bandh underway since 6am. 
The Begunia Bikash Manch is holding the bandh to press for implementation of its three demands. The demands include establishment of a junior court and conferment of NAC status to Begunia. 
Shops and bazaars have remained closed and vehicular movement has been disrupted fully due to the bandh. Activists have blocked the National Highway-57. 
Adequate numbers of police personnel have been deployed to ensure that no untoward incident occurs during the bandh. 

50 kg ganja seized, 3 held from Basta rly station

Balasore : Excise officials of seized 50 kg of ganja and arrested three persons, including a women, from Basta railway station in Balasore district th...

Cyclonic Circulation To Bring More Showers In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited rains finally lashed Odisha on Thursday bringing much needed respite from the scorching summer heat. The showers were tr...

Maiden air service between Bhubaneswar-Raipur begins

Bhubaneswar: The much awaited maiden air service between Bhubaneswar and Raipur of Chhatisgarh kicked off from Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPI...

Matric Supplementary Exam Begins In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The annual matric supplementary examination began Friday amid tight security arrangements in Odisha. The exams will continue till June 29...