Devotees throng Puri Shree Mandir on Mahalaya

Devotees throng Puri Shree Mandir on Mahalaya

Puri: Thousands of devotees today thronged to Shree Jagannath Temple, in Puri on the auspicious occasion of Mahalaya. According to mythology it is believed that on this day if we pay obeisance to our forefathers and do the tarpan rituals on the holy 22-steps of the...
Woman pained by hooliganism during BJD’s hartal tweets to CM

Woman pained by hooliganism during BJD’s hartal tweets to CM

Bhubaneswar: The scale of street hooliganism during today’s five-hour BJD’s so called ‘peaceful’ ‘hak pain hartal’ was such that a woman who was carrying his cancer-survivor elderly father-in-law to hospital in a car was manhandled and got her car damaged in the...
Ailing Angul girl needs Govt help for treatment

Ailing Angul girl needs Govt help for treatment

Angul: A poor teenage girl of Angul, who is suffering due a rare health condition in which her tongue keeps growing, is leading a miserable life as her family members are unable to bear the medical expenditure needed for her treatment. The girl identified as Sangita...
Ambulance failure: Woman delivers baby on roadside in Raygada

Ambulance failure: Woman delivers baby on roadside in Raygada

Raygada: In yet another sheer negligence of medical facilities in the State, a pregnant woman had to deliver on roadside near Khasiguda while returning from Kalyansinghpur Community Health Centre (CHC) to her home, as no ambulance was available to shift her to...
Woman kills drunkard hubby in Sundargarh

Woman kills drunkard hubby in Sundargarh

Rajgangpur: In a shocking incident, a woman allegedly killed her husband near Pahadi temple in Rajgangpur in Sundargarh district. The deceased was identified as Abimanyu, who was living in a slum near the Pahadi temple with his wife. According to reports, Abimanyu was...
IMD issues lightning alert for 12 Odisha districts

IMD issues lightning alert for 12 Odisha districts

Bhubaneswar: The local Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) today issued lightning alert for 12 districts in Odisha. As per a bulletin of the local meteorological centre here, lightning is likely in Gajapati, Keonjhar , Mayurbhanj, Balasore, , Bhadrak, Deogarh,...