Orissa Thursday heaved a sigh of relief as the floodwaters expected to course through the Mahanadi river delta came down to a manageable level.

The Orissa government on Thursday breathed easy as over 11 lakh cusecs of flood waters in the Mahanadi river system passed without causing damage to the tune it was anticipated.

The spread of dengue has assumed alarming proportions in the State with 86 patients undergoing treatment in various hospitals across 15 districts.

Collectors put on alert for exigencies, death toll 16

In a bid to meet the future electricity demand, the State Government has decided to implement solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in at least 25 un-electrified or power-starved villages in each distri

BHUBANESWAR: Hepatitis E is fast emerging as a major public health problem in Odisha necessitating more epidemiological investigation and surveillance to map its burden and undertake effective cont

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Smt. Padmabati Mohapatra Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 06/05/2014 regarding MoEF granting Environmental Clearance (EC) to the
1x660MW Coal based Thermal Power Plant at village: Naraz – Marthapur in the District of Cuttack, State of Orissa.

Original Source: http://www.greentribunal.gov.in/orderinpdf/29-2012(Ap)_6May2014.pdf

With Norwestor giving a ditch to the State so far this season, there seems to be no respite from the blistering sun yet.

KVK Nilachal Power Ltd had proposed 1050 Mw power station at Athagarh in Cuttack district

The Odisha government has urged the Union Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) to place the proposal of KVK Nilachal Power Ltd for grant of wildlife clearance to its 1,050 Mw coal-fired plant in the state.

Odisha added yet another chapter in its health care service with introduction of Urban Health Mission, which among other things will stress on reproductive and child health programmes as well as co