Bhubaneswar: Water levels continued to rise in major rivers including Mahanadi following heavy rains in the catchment areas and release of surplus water from various reservoirs in Odisha on Sunday.

Bhubaneswar: India and Germany on Thursday signed agreements for a Rs 365 crore loan to develop urban infrastructure in Odisha.

Bhubaneswar: The state Crime Branch Police will start probe into the poaching of elephants allegedly by organised rackets at different parts of the state, official sources said.

Bhubaneswar: With 11 of the 30 districts in Odisha recording deficit rainfall, the Centre on Tuesday offered to increase the fertiliser quota to help farmers in overcoming the situation.

Bhubaneswar: Taking note of inclusion of Similipal Biosphere Reserve and its reserve forest in World Network of Biosphere Reserves, the state government has decided to scale up livelihood projects

Bhubaneswar: : After a delay of more than two years, the Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) has finally accorded Environmental and CRZ Clearance for the development of Southern Duck Compl

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday asked the state-owned Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (IDCO) to go ahead with land acquisition for the proposed Angul-Chhendipada-Tal

Bhubaneswar: Seeking Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention into the dispute between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh over the Polavaram project, chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday demanded st

Bhubaneswar: The State Government has sought No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chandipur for setting up the proposed 4,000-mw capacity Ult

Bhubaneswar: Optimistic of emerging as a power surplus state after 2014, the Odisha government is contemplating withdrawal of certain exemption availed by Captive Power Plants by amending provision