The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has found Odisha government of extending undue benefits to South Korean steel major Posco in allotment of a piece of land in the state capital here.

Odisha's economy is expected to grow in real term at a rate of 9.14 per cent in 2012-13 even as private investment has slowed down considerably in the state, the economic report tabled in the State

Paradip: The anti-Posco agitation in Jagatsinghpur district took a new turn today with children and women joining the stir for the first time in two years as the government prepared to resume land acquisition in the proposed plant site.

Over 2,000 school going children, college students and women joined a sit-in at Balitikira of Gobindpur gram panchayat organised by Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti (PPSS), a CPI-backed body opposing the South Korean steel major since it inked a MoU with the state government in 2005.

Bhubaneswar: The state government today said it would dispose all applications pertaining to renewal of mining leases within three months as directed by the Odisha High Court.

Despite concerns from several quarters including the Odisha High Court, bio-medical waste management and handling in different government hospitals including three state-run medical colleges and ho

Sharing the concerns of the Dongria Kondh tribe of Niyamgiri in Kalahandi district whose protests had put a halt to Vedanta’s bauxite mining plan two years ago, over hundreds of tribals, under the

Despite concern over the end use of both ground and river water for industrial purposes, the use of ground water for drinking, irrigation and industries in Odisha is 26.14 per cent.

The Odisha High Court on Friday asked the state government to dispose of all the pending applications for renewal of mining leases which are in order within three months.

The Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd, (IFFCO) Paradeep Unit has been Awarded as “Water Efficient Unit and received "9th National Award for Excellence in Water Management 2012” by Confedera

The Centre today asked the Odisha government to sort out the forest diversion issues expeditiously in the mining areas.