9 hrs ago
Muslim scholars, moulvis hail Supreme Court homosexuality verdict
Muslim scholars and moulvis in Odisha's Kendrapara district have hailed the Supreme Court verdict on homosexuality.
13 hrs ago
Demand for recognising Koshali language grows - Indiatalkies.com
Bhubaneswar, Dec 11: The demand for official recognition of Koshali language used in the western parts of Odisha intensified Wednesday with a delegation from the region submitting a memorandum to Governor S.C. Jamir here.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Nottingham Evening Post
Cable's mission to boost India trade
BUSINESS Secretary Vince Cable begins a four-day trade visit to India today, taking a delegation of 25 British companies to India's growing regional cities Nat Puri, of Nottingham firm Purico, is among delegates on a trip which begins in New Delhi, where Dr Cable will co-chair the annual UK-India trade and economic committee with the Indian Union ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Prepaid auto eludes Bhubaneswar
The prepaid taxi stand outside Bhubaneswar airport and prepaid autorickshaw stand outside Cuttack railway station.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Sandy tribute to Nelson Mandela on Puri beach
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 : Well known sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Friday created a sculpture of Nelson Mandela on the Puri beach in Odisha to pay tribute to the anti-apartheid icon who died Thursday at the age of 95. A large number of tourists and residents gathered on the beach to lay flowers near the five foot high sculpture Pattnaik created in about ... (more)
The Indian Express
Odisha govt orders property attachment of Saradha, Seashore Groups
Odisha government has issued an interim order for attachment of properties of Kolkata-based ponzy scheme firm Saradha Group and the state-based Seashore Group of companies which allegedly duped investors of crores of rupees.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
When Nelson Mandela was visiting India in 1995 as chief guest during the Republic Day parade, the South African government had only two advance requests.
New York Daily News
Photos of the day from around the world: December 6
Tourists offer floral tributes near a sand sculpture of Nelson Mandela on a beach in Puri, India, Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
Steven Speilberg, Sharon Stone, Richard Gere, Hollywood
Over the years, there has been a paradigm shift in its attitude towards the country.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Indian Express
Parliament adjourns for the day after obituary references
Winter session of Parliament began on a sombre note as both Houses condoled the death of sitting members Mohan Singh and Murarilal Singh before adjourning for the day.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
French tourist booked for allegedly sexually abusing children - Indiatalkies.com
Bhubaneswar, Dec 5: Police have registered a case against a French tourist for allegedly sexually abusing a group of children in Odisha's beach town of Puri, an official said Thursday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Hope floats for twin falls
The broken footbridge at Hirni and a dirty toilet cry for attention; the unfinished restroom at Panchghagh screams government apathy; and one of the five streams of the quintet falls.
India successfully testfires Prithvi II missile
India on Tuesday successfully testfired its home-made, nuclear-capable Prithvi II surface-to- surface ballistic missile in the eastern state of Odisha, sources said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
House on boil, cry for Talcher probe
Congress supporters and contractual workers stage a rally at Angul, demanding release of Talcher MLA Braja Kishore Pradhan, on Monday.
Special weekly train between Hapa and Raipur
To clear the extra rush of passengers during the festive season Western Railway will run a special weekly train between Hapa-Raipur-Hapa.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Indian Express
Naveen puts more distance between him, others
Of the 20 urban local bodies in the region, the BJD won 15 while the Congress and BJP had to be content with one each.
Lorry hits vehicles, kills 3
People gather around the truck after the accident, a motorcycle hit by the vehicle and an injured at Capital Hospital.
Puri threat to ASI
Bhubaneswar, Dec. 1: Jagannath temple authorities have threatened to move court against the Archaeological Survey of India for its alleged tardiness in repairing the Puri shrine.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Cuffs on legislator for Talcher clash
Bhubaneswar/Angul, Nov. 30: Police today arrested Talcher MLA Braja Kishore Pradhan for his alleged involvement in yesterday's clash between his supporters and contractors at two railway sidings in the Talcher coalfields.