Bhubaneswar: In view of the failure of the government machinery and NGOs that have failed to achieve the target, the Palli Sabhas are likely to set the momentum for expeditious construction of toil

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the week-long Odisha visit of the Justice M B Shah Commission, beginning from October 3, to probe the mining scam in different parts of the country, the state government today

Cuttack: The Odisha High Court today directed the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) to initiate criminal proceedings against the erring hospitals and the concerned persons.

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today announced to provide land to all landless adivasis in tribal sub-plan (TSP) blocks by 2016-17 even as members of the Tribes Advisory Council (TAC) expressed

Bhubaneswar: Odisha, which has made remarkable progress in reducing Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) and infant and neonatal deaths in the last few years, is still way above the national average, obse

Balangir: A day before the proposed commencement of its construction work, the`1,041-crore Lower Suktel Irrigation Project faced stiff resistance with members of the Lower Suktel Sangram Parishad h

Bhubaneswar: The successful implementation of the Forest Rights Act (FRA) by the Odisha government has earned appreciation from the Union secretary of the tribal affairs ministry Vibha Puri Das.

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today approved procurement of 30 lakh tonnes of rice during 2012-13 through different agencies other than Food Corporation of India (FCI) and announced Rs 1250 as

Bhubaneswar: Identifying Odisha as a strategic destination for investment in mining sector, South Africa today said its trade delegation would soon visit the state to explore business opportunities

Bhubaneswar: In a letter to chief minister Naveen Patnaik over Rs 1498 crore fund sanctioned for rural roads, Union rural development minister Jairam Ramesh on Saturday countered the charge of stat