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Oct 24, 2020
hathras-cremation

Priya Ranjan Sahu On September 14, a 19-year-old Valmiki Dalit girl was abducted, gang raped and murdered in a village in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh. It hit national headlines as the state government handled the case in utter insensitivity.   Read More

Oct 24, 2020
gitam-demolition

Santosh Patnaik Visakhapatnam: In an early morning crackdown, the police and the revenue officials bulldozed a part of the boundary walls of GITAM (deemed to be university) and GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research here on Saturday. The incident   Read More

Oct 24, 2020
manikeswari-yatra

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhawanipatna: The annual traditional Chatar Yatra of deity Manikeswari of Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district concluded on Saturday without congregation of devotees due to restrictions imposed by the district administration in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. More than   Read More

Oct 24, 2020
CFAR-communication

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: With the COVID-19 pandemic spreading by leaps and bounds across the country including Bhubaneswar, the realisation that access to adequate water, sanitation and hygiene is vital has grown. This calls for urgent action especially keeping communities   Read More

Oct 23, 2020
oinions

Odisha Channel Bureau Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday asked District Collectors and SPs to take steps to provide onions at Rs. 40 a kg. He told them to take stern action against those creating   Read More

Oct 23, 2020
jagan-at-meeting

Santosh Patnaik Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh has decided to use drones, rovers and other latest advances for conducting a comprehensive lane survey. The decision taken to conduct the survey after a gape of 100 years would make AP the first State   Read More

Oct 22, 2020
amaravati-protest

Santosh Patnaik Visakhapatnam: Rival groups raised slogans and squatted daylong in support and against the Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy Government’s decision to form three capitals near Vijayawada on Thursday. The protests were organised amid tight police security as the foundation   Read More

Oct 22, 2020
Jayanta-Mahapatra

Rachita Swain The nonagenarian genius of Indian English Poetry, Jayanta Mahapatra is alive and kicking in his creativity. His recently published book, the Puri Poems in 2018, is a significant contribution to his colossal body of poetry, exclusively dealing with   Read More

Oct 22, 2020
rains-odisha

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Intermittent rain continued to lash many districts in southern and coastal Odisha since Wednesday night due to the well-marked low-pressure area over Bay of Bengal. “The well-marked low now lies over northwest & adjoining westcentral Bay   Read More

Oct 21, 2020
boats-on-shore

Boats lying idle at Penthakata as fishermen were advised not to venture into sea due to cyclonic weather.

Oct 21, 2020
T-Srinivas

Odisha Channel Bureau Visakhapatnam: Capt. T. Srinivas has taken charge as Deputy Conservator of Visakhapatnam Port Trust on Wednesday. He had earlier served as Harbour Master and Deputy Conservator of Deendayal Port Trust. He is an alumnus of the illustrious   Read More

Oct 20, 2020
MIO2020-MoU

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with FICCI as its national partner for the third Make in Odisha Conclave 2020. The MoU will boost the invest promotion activities for the next edition   Read More

Oct 20, 2020
Naveen-Patnaik

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Days before the Durga Puja festival, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday urged the people of the State to exercise extreme caution to prevent spread of coronavirus in the State during the Puja celebrations. Observing   Read More

Oct 19, 2020
mask-use-promotion

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha continues to report a trend of steadily declining active COVID-19 cases, according to State Health and Family Welfare Department data. The State had the highest number of 35,039 active COVID-19 cases on September 26. The   Read More

Oct 18, 2020
maa-durga-idol

An artist colouring idols of Goddess Durga ahead of the Puja celebrations in Bhubanewar.

Oct 18, 2020
naveen-at-puri

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who travelled from Bhubaneswar to Puri on Saturday, prayed Lord Jagannath for the well-being of the people of Odisha. This is for the first time that Patnaik travelled a long distance by   Read More

Oct 17, 2020
ocf-webinar

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha has immense potential to excel in the field of information technology and information technology-enabled services (IT and ITeS) and the state government is doing its best to create a conducive environment for it by providing   Read More

Oct 17, 2020
mahanadi-bird

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: While the beauty of birds addresses our aesthetic sensibility and creates love for them, it’s important to love birds for more than just their beauty. Everybody should nurture love for birds as it can go a   Read More

Oct 17, 2020
visakhapatnam-temple

The Jagannath temple complex where Utkal Sanskrutika Samaj will perform Kalasa Puja instead of idol puja due to COVID-19 restrictions in Visakhapatnam. Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam Santosh Patnaik Visakhapatnam: The COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent restrictions imposed by the authorities will   Read More

Oct 17, 2020
Odisha-tourism

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Odisha Tourism in association with Mayfair Hotels & Resorts Ltd on hosted a delegation of six leading tour operators of India who arrived in Bhubaneswar October 15. Their campaign under #VocalForLocal to conduct an 18,000 km   Read More